Oregon, North Carolina meet in Holiday Bowl at Petco Park
By The Associated Press
Oregon (9-3, Pac-12) vs. North Carolina (9-4, ACC) Dec. 28, 8 p.m. ET
LOCATION: San Diego
Oregon: QB Bo Nix, 3,388 yards, 27 touchdowns, six interceptions.
North Carolina: QB Drake Maye, 4,115 yards, 35 TDs, seven interceptions.
Oregon: The No. 15 Ducks lost two of their last three games, including 38-34 to rival Oregon State. They did win 20-17 against Utah, which routed Southern California in the Pac-12 title game.
North Carolina: The Tar Heels won the ACC Coastal Division title before being routed 39-10 by Clemson in the conference championship game. Mack Brown will be coaching in his 26th bowl game; he's 15-10 overall.
This will be the first meeting between the schools.
Oregon: Fourth appearance in Holiday Bowl, 36th bowl game overall.
North Carolina: First appearance in Holiday Bowl, 37th bowl appearance overall.
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Updated December 4, 2022