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NCAA Bowl Game Matchup -- Outback Bowl

(12) Michigan State Spartans (10-3) vs. (18) Georgia Bulldogs (10-3)
Date: Monday, January 2nd
Kickoff: 1 p.m. (et)
Site: Raymond James Stadium (65,657) -- Tampa, Florida
Surface: Natural Grass
Annual: 26th
Projected Payout Per Team: $3,400,000
Television: ABC
Announcers: Mike Tirico, Jon Gruden and Lisa Salters
Home Record: Michigan State 7-0; Georgia 5-2
Away Record: Michigan State 3-2; Georgia 4-0
Neutral Record: Michigan State 0-1; Georgia 1-1
Current Win/Loss Streak: Michigan State 1L; Georgia 1L
Las Vegas Line: Georgia 3.5 (Total, 50)
All-Time Series: Georgia (2-0)
Last Meeting: January 1, 2009 (Georgia, 24-12 at Orlando, FL)
Series Streak: Georgia has won the only two meetings.
Versus Opposing Conference: Michigan State vs. SEC (5-8-1)
Versus Opposing Conference: Georgia vs. Big Ten (8-3)
Bowl Records: Michigan State (7-14)
Georgia (26-17-3 -- 2-1 in Outback Bowl)
2011 National Rankings: Michigan State - 12th
Georgia - 18th
Coaches: Michigan State - Mark Dantonio (43-22 at Michigan State)
(Career Record, 61-39)
Georgia - Mark Richt (106-37 at Georgia)
(Career Record, Same as above)

Season Schedule/Results
Michigan State Spartans
Sep 2 - W vs. Youngstown St, 28-6
Sep 10 - W vs. Fla Atlantic, 44-0
Sep 17 - L at Notre Dame, 13-31
Sep 24 - W vs. Central Mich, 45-7
Oct 1 - W at Ohio State, 10-7
Oct 8 - Open
Oct 15 - W vs. Michigan, 28-14
Oct 22 - W vs. Wisconsin, 37-31
Oct 29 - L at Nebraska, 3-24
Nov 5 - W vs. Minnesota, 31-24
Nov 12 - W at Iowa, 37-21
Nov 19 - W vs. Indiana, 55-3
Nov 26 - W at Northwestern, 31-17
Dec 3 - L vs. Wisconsin, 39-42 (at Indianapolis, IN)
Dec 10 - Open
Jan 2 - vs. Georgia, 1:00 PM (Outback Bowl)
Georgia Bulldogs
Sep 3 - L vs. Boise State, 21-35 (at Atlanta, GA)
Sep 10 - L vs. So Carolina, 42-45
Sep 17 - W vs. Coastal Carolina, 59-0
Sep 24 - W at Ole Miss, 27-13
Oct 1 - W vs. Miss State, 24-10
Oct 8 - W at Tennessee, 20-12
Oct 15 - W at Vanderbilt, 33-28
Oct 22 - Open
Oct 29 - W vs. Florida, 24-20 (at Jacksonville, FL)
Nov 5 - W vs. New Mexico St, 63-16
Nov 12 - W vs. Auburn, 45-7
Nov 19 - W vs. Kentucky, 19-10
Nov 26 - W at Georgia Tech, 31-17
Dec 3 - L vs. L-S-U, 10-42 (at Atlanta, GA)
Dec 10 - Open
Jan 2 - vs. Michigan State, 1:00 PM (Outback Bowl)