Barkley, in what was likely his final collegiate game, ran for 137 yards and two touchdowns - the big play a 92-yard romp down the PSU sideline for a score.
Washington got within seven points in the fourth quarter when the Huskies' own great running back Myles Gaskin broke off a 69-yard touchdown run.
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11 CFP, allowed Penn State to work the clock to under a minute on the next drive and gave up a season-high 545 total yards. Penn State star running back Saquon Barkley will play in this game after some speculation he may not because of his leaving for the National Football League draft. McSorley, who threw for 342 yards, tallied his second touchdown pass of the game on a 24-yard pass to Hamilton with 5:59 remaining in the third. They're also 20-7-1 at the betting window in their last 28 games after accumulating less than 170 yards passing in their previous game. That year Minnesota, Northwestern, Penn State, Ohio State, Wisconsin and Michigan State all suffered losses in their bowl games while Iowa was the only team to walk away victorious. Washington quarterback Jake Browning, making his final start as the Huskies' QB, was 18-28 for 175 yards and a touchdown.
SEC Network news editor Brandon Zimmerman pointed out on Twitter just how bad the bowl season has been for the Pac-12. According to oddsmakers from online sports book Bovada.lv, the Nittany Lions are 2.5-point favorites to beat the Huskies, who opened as a 2-point underdog when the bowl lines were first released.