On January 1st, 1969, Ohio State defeated USC.
Bears won the Rose Bowl.
Arkansas won the 1969 Sugar Bowl.
Through the 2008 Rose Bowl, one team has won the game six times ... that being Ohio State. Ohio State won in 1950, 1955, 1958, 1969, 1974, and 1997.
Oregon won the 2012 Rose Bowl, beating Wisconsin 45 to 38.
Ohio State beat Southern California 27-16 in the 1969 Rose Bowl.
The USC Trojans have won the Rose Bowl the most times with 24 wins.