Who did Georgia Bulldogs play in the bowl game?

Now the real test awaits. The Dawgs did their job on Friday night at the Orange Bowl in Miami, defeating the Michigan Wolverines 34-11 to advance to the College Football Playoff National Championship where they’ll meet Alabama for a shot at redemption – and their first national title since 1980.

What year did UGA play in the Sugar Bowl?

The 1969 Sugar Bowl was the 35th edition of the college football bowl game, played at Tulane Stadium in New Orleans, Louisiana, on Wednesday, January 1. It featured the fourth-ranked Georgia Bulldogs of the Southeastern Conference (SEC), and the #9 Arkansas Razorbacks of the Southwest Conference (SWC).

When was the last time Georgia won a bowl game?

Georgia claims three national championships (1942, 1980, 2021). In 1980 they finished as the only undefeated team after a victory in the 1981 Sugar Bowl, and were named the national champions by all four major consensus selectors (AP, Coaches, FWAA, and NFF).

When did Texas beat Georgia in a bowl game?

January 1, 2019
The 2019 Sugar Bowl was a college football bowl game played on January 1, 2019. It was the 85th edition of the Sugar Bowl, and one of the 2018–19 bowl games concluding the 2018 FBS football season….2019 Sugar Bowl.

Texas Longhorns Georgia Bulldogs
(9–4) (11–2)
Big 12 SEC
28 21
Head coach: Tom Herman Head coach: Kirby Smart

Has Georgia won a national championship?

The Georgia Bulldogs took down Alabama 33-18 in the College Football National Championship Game Monday night. This was Georgia’s first national championship since the 1980 season and their second title in history. This win makes Kirby Smart the fourth head coach to beat Dabo Swinney and Nick Saban in the same season.

How many bowl games has UGA won?

UGA Bowl Record: 33-21-3

Date Bowl Score
12/23/1986 Hall of Fame 24-27
12/29/1987 Liberty 20-17
01/01/1989 Gator 34-27
12/30/1989 Peach 18-19

What year did Georgia win the SEC championship?

In 2001, Mark Richt took over the head coaching position at the University of Georgia and returned the Bulldogs to national prominence. In his 15 seasons as Head Coach, Mark Richt led the Dawgs to a 145-51 record (83-37 SEC), the 2002 and 2005 SEC Championships and nine bowl wins.

What year did Georgia lose the national championship?

Most crushing of all during that stretch was Georgia’s loss in the 2018 national championship game, in which the Dawgs led Alabama 13-0 at the half and were one stop away in overtime from taking home the championship.

What year did Texas play Georgia?

1957. Georgia and Texas last played each other in the 2019 Sugar Bowl. The Bulldogs came in as the favorites, but disappointed in a 28-21 loss to Texas. The Sugar Bowl started a potential future rivalry between Uga, the Georgia mascot, and Bevos, the Texas mascot.

Who played in the 2018 Rose Bowl?

Georgia beats Oklahoma 54-48 in Rose Bowl Sony Michel burst through the line for a 27-yard touchdown run to give No. 3 Georgia a 54-48 victory Monday night against No. 2 Oklahoma, winning the first overtime Rose Bowl and sending the Bulldogs to the College Football Playoff championship game.