Hurricanes heading to Orange Bowl to face Wisconsin
Miami to make first appearance in Orange Bowl since 2004
MIAMI GARDENS, Fla. – The Miami Hurricanes will be staying home for their bowl game.
Miami will be playing in the Orange Bowl against Wisconsin.
The No. 11 Hurricanes (10-2, No. 10 College Football Playoff) are on a two-game slide after a 24-14 loss at Pittsburgh in the regular-season finale and a 38-3 loss to top-ranked Clemson in the Atlantic Coast Conference Championship game.
It is the first trip to the Orange Bowl for the 'Canes since 2004.
Miami will try to improve to 8-0 at Hard Rock Stadium against sixth-ranked Wisconsin.
The Badgers (12-1, No.6 CFP) are making their first Orange Bowl appearance.
Wisconsin was undefeated in the regular season before a 27-21 loss to Ohio State in the Big Ten Conference Championship game.
The Orange Bowl will be played Dec. 30 at 8 p.m..
The Hurricanes are hoping to bring out the "turnover chain" and finish their season on a strong note.
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