PASADENA, Ca. (WHNT) The Auburn Tigers miracle season continued Sunday night with an official bid to the BCS National Championship in Pasadena, California at the Rose Bowl. The Tigers, ranked number two, will take on number one ranked Florida State January 6.
Meanwhile, number 3 ranked Alabama will head to New Orleans to face the Oklahoma Sooners January 2nd in the Sugar Bowl. It will be the Crimson Tide’s 14th trip to the Sugar Bowl. Their last appearance came at the end of the 2008 season.
Auburn won the SEC Championship Saturday over Missouri 59-42. The Tigers trip to Pasadena will be the first time the team has ever played inside the Rose Bowl.