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NCAA Bowl Game Preview -- Rose Bowl

(5) Stanford Cardinal (11-2) vs. (4) Michigan State Spartans (12-1)
Date: Wednesday, January 1st
Kickoff: 5 p.m. (et)
Site: Rose Bowl Stadium (92,542) -- Pasadena, California
Surface: Grass
Annual: 100th
Projected Payout Per Team: $17,000,000
Television: ESPN
Announcers: Brent Musburger, Kirk Herbstreit and Heather Cox
Home Record: Stanford 7-0; Michigan State 7-0
Away Record: Stanford 4-2; Michigan State 4-1
Neutral Record: Stanford 0-0; Michigan State 1-0
Current Win/Loss Streak: Stanford 3W; Michigan State 9W
Las Vegas Line: Stanford 6 (Total, 42.5)
All-Time Series: Michigan State (3-2)
Last Meeting: December 31, 1996 (Stanford, 38-0 at El Paso, TX)
Series Streak: Stanford has won the last two meetings.
Bowl Records: Stanford (11-12-1 -- 5-6-1 in Rose Bowl)
Michigan State (9-14 -- 3-1 in Rose Bowl)
2013 National Rankings: Stanford - 5th
Michigan State - 4th
Coaches: Stanford - David Shaw (34-6 at Stanford)
(Career Record, Same as above)
Michigan State - Mark Dantonio (63-29 at Michigan State)
(Career Record, 81-46)

Season Schedule/Results
Stanford Cardinal
Aug 31 - Open
Sep 7 - W vs. San Jose St, 34-13
Sep 14 - W at Army, 34-20
Sep 21 - W vs. Arizona State, 42-28
Sep 28 - W at Washington St, 55-17
Oct 5 - W vs. Washington, 31-28
Oct 12 - L at Utah, 21-27
Oct 19 - W vs. UCLA, 24-10
Oct 26 - W at Oregon State, 20-12
Nov 2 - Open
Nov 7 - W vs. Oregon, 26-20
Nov 16 - L at USC, 17-20
Nov 23 - W vs. California, 63-13
Nov 30 - W vs. Notre Dame, 27-20
Dec 7 - W at Arizona State, 38-14
Dec 14 - Open
Jan 1 - vs. Michigan State, 5:00 PM (Rose Bowl)
Michigan State Spartans
Aug 30 - W vs. Western Mich, 26-13
Sep 7 - W vs. So Florida, 21-6
Sep 14 - W vs. Youngstown St, 55-17
Sep 21 - L at Notre Dame, 13-17
Sep 28 - Open
Oct 5 - W at Iowa, 26-14
Oct 12 - W vs. Indiana, 42-28
Oct 19 - W vs. Purdue, 14-0
Oct 26 - W at Illinois, 42-3
Nov 2 - W vs. Michigan, 29-6
Nov 9 - Open
Nov 16 - W at Nebraska, 41-28
Nov 23 - W at Northwestern, 30-6
Nov 30 - W vs. Minnesota, 14-3
Dec 7 - W vs. Ohio State, 34-24 (Big Ten Championship)
Dec 14 - Open
Jan 1 - vs. Stanford, 5:00 PM (Rose Bowl)