Texas to play Mizzou in Texas Bowl

  1. Texas will play Mizzou in the Texas Bowl on Dec. 27 at NRG Stadium in Houston. Kickoff against Mizzou will be at 8:00 p.m. CT on ESPN.

Texas and Mizzou have played 23 times, with the Longhorns owning a 17-6 all-time record. The two schools last met in 2011. The Longhorns and Tigers, once Big 12 Conference foes, have met just once previously in a bowl game – a 40-27 Longhorn victory in the 1946 Cotton Bowl. UT has won 15 of the last 17 meetings against Mizzou, dating back to 1931.

Mizzou started off the season 1-5, but have gone of a 6 game win streak against Missouri State, Idaho, UCONN, Tennessee, Florida, and Vanderbilt to end off the year.

This match up also seems to play to the favor of Texas. What do y’all think of the match up?