BATON ROUGE, LA (KPLC)- LSU will head to the Sunshine State for the Capital One Bowl.
The Tigers will face Penn State on New Years Day in Orlando, Fl. Kick off will take place at Florida Citrus Bowl Stadium and is set for 12:00 pm.
LSU head coach Les Miles stated, ""We take very seriously the idea there is a Capital One Bowl matchup and a championship at stake, so we look forward to it. It will be a great challenge and our team, again is very excited about he opportunity."
Eight other SEC teams will join LSU in the bowl season. They are listed below in order of play.
Gaylord Hotels Music City Bowl: Kentucky vs. Clemson
AdvoCare V100 Independence: Texas A&M vs. Georgia
Chik-fil-A: Virginia Tech vs. Tennessee
Allstate Sugar Bowl: Florida vs. Cincinnati
Papajohns.com: South Carolina vs. UConn
AT&T Cotton: Oklahoma State vs. Ole Miss
AutoZone Liberty: Arkansas vs. East Carolina
Citi BCS National Championship Game: Texas vs. Alabama