Oklahoma and LSU Set to Compete in Battle for Bowl Week Competition

Bragging rights on the line as teams fight to claim coveted Battle For Bowl Week Belt

ATLANTA (Dec. 23, 2019) –  Before the teams face off on the field, No. 4 Oklahoma and No. 1 LSU will battle it out in a series of competitions throughout Bowl Week, vying for the coveted Battle for Bowl Week Belt.

Bragging rights aren’t the only thing at stake. The winner of the Battle for Bowl Week has gone on to win the Chick-fil-A Peach Bowl in six of the last nine games.

This year’s Battle for Bowl Week competitions include:

Dec. 23:

Competition No. 1

Football Feud

Four offensive players, four defensive players and two assistant coaches from both teams will square off in a football version of the popular game show “Family Feud.” Each team will attempt to name the top answers to questions asked.  Football Feud is a two-round game. The team with the highest score at the end of the two rounds (or a tie-breaker) will be declared the winner for this event.

Dec. 24:

Competition No. 2

Andretti Indoor Karting

Each team will participate in kart racing at Andretti Indoor Karting.  Team members will be given the opportunity to test their driving skills as part of the competition for this event.  The average lap time for each team will be totaled and the team with the quickest average time will be declared the winner for this event.

Dec. 25:

Competition  No. 3

Basketball Challenge

Five members of each team will participate in a Basketball Challenge in their respective team hotel. Each player will receive their own 45 second round to shoot from various locations around the hoop, with each place being worth a different point total. Highest cumulative team score will determine the overall team winner for this event.

This year’s Battle for Bowl Week Belt will be presented to the winning team during Media Day on Dec. 26.

For more information on the Battle for Bowl Week, please visit: http://www.chick-fil-apeachbowl.com/fans/battle-for-bowl-week/

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