42 Canadians set to play in NCAA Bowl games

Photo courtesy: Peyton Aufill, Oklahoma State Athletics

The numbers of Canadian players making an impact in the NCAA football ranks is growing.

A large contingent of Canucks could swing the favour of their chosen school’s fortune during NCAA Bowl season. CanadaFootballChat.com has compiled a list of every Canadian suiting up.

Check it out:

*All game times are eastern time

Makers Wanted Bahamas Bowl Buffalo vs. Charlotte
December 20 at 2 p.m.

Buffalo: OG Tomas Jack-Kurdyla (LaSalle – Vanier College, QC), QB Dominic Johnson (Windsor – Catholic Central, ON), DB Dev Lamour (Lasalle – Vanier College, QC), TE Cole Burniston (Grimsby – Canisius, N.Y), TE Julien Bourassa (Montreal – Montreal – Vieux Montreal, QC), DE Jordan Avissey (Paris, France – Thetford, QC), TE Bruno Labelle (Laval – Montmorency, QC)

Tropical Smoothie Cafe Frisco Bowl Utah State vs. Kent State
December 20 at 7:30 p.m.

Kent State: DE Daniel Johnson (London – Catholic Central, ON), OG Zach Corrigall (Akron – St. Vincent-St. Mary, OH)

New Mexico Bowl Central Michigan vs. San Diego State
December 21 at 2 p.m.

San Diego State: DL Daniel Okpoko (Saskatoon – St. Joseph’s, SK)

SoFi Hawai’i Bowl Hawaii vs. BYU
December 24 at 8 p.m.

Hawaii: DB Jeremie Dominique (Rosemere – Vieux Montreal, QC), REC Nick Mardner (Oakville – Clarkson Football North, ON)

Quick Lane Bowl Pittsburgh vs. Eastern Michigan
December 26 at 8 p.m.

Eastern Michigan: P Jake Julien (Barrie – North Collegiate, ON), OL Sidy Sow (Bromont – Champlain, QC)

Pittsburgh: OL Liam Dick (Milton – Clarkson Football North, ON), REC Jared Wayne (Peterborough – Trinity College, ON)

Cheez-It Bowl Air Force vs. Washington State
December 27 at 10:15 p.m.

Washington State: LB Henry Kimmins (Denman Island – IMG Academy, FL)

San Diego County Credit Union Holiday Bowl USC vs. Iowa
December 27 at 8 p.m.

Iowa: OT Alaric Jackson (Windsor – Renaissance H.S, MI)

Academy Sports + Outdoors Texas Bowl Oklahoma State vs. Texas A&M
December 27 at 6:45 p.m.

Oklahoma State: RB Chuba Hubbard (Edmonton – Bev Facey, AB), LB Amen Ogbongbemiga (Calgary – Notre Dame, AB)

Military Bowl Presented by Northrop Grumman North Carolina vs. Temple
December 27 at 12 p.m.

North Carolina: DB Patrice Rene (Ottawa – Episcopal, VA)

Temple: OL Remy Bikowski (Woodstock – Fork Union Military, VA)

Goodyear Cotton Bowl Classic Penn State vs. Memphis
December 28 at 12 p.m.

Penn State: DB Jonathan Sutherland (Ottawa – Episcopal, VA), DE Daniel Joseph (Brampton – Lake Forest Academy, IL), LB Jesse Luketa (Ottawa – Mercyhurst, PA)

Camping World Bowl Notre Dame vs. Iowa State
December 28 at 12 p.m.

Notre Dame: REC Chase Claypool (Abbotsford – Abbotsford H.S, B.C)

CFP Semifinal: Chick-fil-A Peach Bowl No. 1 LSU vs. No. 4 Oklahoma
December 28 at 4 p.m.

Oklahoma: DT Neville Gallimore (Ottawa – Canada Prep, ON)

Redbox Bowl California vs. Illinois
December 30 at 4 p.m.

California: K Gabe Siemieniec (Caldeon – Robert H. Hall, ON)

Illinois: RB Chase Brown (London – St. Stephen’s, FL), DB Sydney Brown (London – St. Stephen’s, FL)

Capital One Orange Bowl Florida vs. Virginia
December 30 at 8 p.m.

Virginia: ATH Terrell Jana (Burnaby – Woodberry, VA), DB Alonzo Addae (Pickering – St. Mary’s, ON), REC Dejon Brissett (Mississauga – Lake Forest Academy, IL)

FBC Mortgage Cure Bowl Liberty vs. Georgia Southern
December 31 at 2:30 p.m.

Liberty: OL John Kourtis (St. Catherine’s – Canada Prep, ON)

Outback Bowl Minnesota vs. Auburn
January 1 at 1 p.m.

Minnesota: DB Benjamin St-Juste (Montreal – Vieux Montreal, QC)

Vrbo Citrus Bowl Michigan vs. Alabama
January 1 at 1 p.m

Michigan: DE Luiji Vilain (Ottawa – Episcopal, VA), LB Terrence Ganyi (Montreal – Dalbe Viau, QC), OL Mahdi Hazime (Toronto – Fordson, MI)

Alabama: REC John Metchie III (Brampton – St. James School, MD)

TaxSlayer Gator Bowl Indiana vs. Tennessee
January 2 at 7 p.m.

Tennessee: REC Joshua Palmer (Brampton – St. Thomas Aquinas, FL)

Indiana: LB D.K. Bonhomme (Ottawa – St. Matthew, ON)

Famous Idaho Potato Bowl Ohio vs. Nevada
January 3 at 3:30 p.m.

Ohio: QB Nathan Rourke (Oakville – Edgewood Academy, AL)

Nevada: REC Brendan O’Leary-Orange (Toronto – Canada Prep)

*All game times are eastern time

List courtesy: CanadaFootballChat.com

Originally published: https://canadafootballchat.com/42-canadians-ready-for-ncaa-bowl-season/