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Penn State to Play Texas A&M

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Penn State 8-4 Texas A&M 7-5

It has just been announced that Penn State will play Texas A&M in the Alamo Bowl.

San Antonio, TX -Texas A&M University (7-5) has accepted an invitation today to be the Big 12 representative in the 2007 Valero Alamo Bowl on Saturday, December 29 at 7:00 p.m. CST in San Antonio's 65,000-seat Alamodome.

"We look forward to welcoming the history and tradition of the Texas A&M Aggies to San Antonio to play the Penn State Nittany Lions," said John Yantis, Valero Alamo Bowl Chairman. "The 1999 Alamo Bowl match-up between Texas A&M and Penn State filled the Alamodome with a record crowd and over 6 million viewers in ESPN. We are excited to again have the opportunity match two tradition-rich universities in the 2007 Valero Alamo Bowl. "

Like the press release says, the 2007 Alamo Bowl will be a rematch of the 1999 Alamo Bowl when Penn State shut out the Aggies 24-0. More analysis to follow in the coming weeks. Any immediate thoughts?