TicketCity Cactus Bowl: Washington (8-5, 4-5 in Pac-12) vs. Oklahoma State (6-6, 4-5 in Big 12)
7:15 p.m. PT Friday, Sun Devil Stadium, Tempe, Ariz.
The line: UW by 6.5
Radio: 1000 AM/97.7 FM
--- Washington's offense -- and quarterback Cyler Miles -- improved over the Huskies final three games of the regular season, and can take another positive step forward tonight heading into the offseason.
--- Oregon beat the snot out of Florida State in one national semifinal yesterday -- Ohio State beat Alabama in the other -- and the Ducks will play for the national championship for the second time in the last five years.
Christian Caple can be reached at firstname.lastname@example.org. Twitter: @ChristianCaple