By CBSLA Staff

LOS ANGELES (CBSLA) — The Utah and Oregon State football teams arrived in Southern California Wednesday to attend events ahead of Saturday’s inaugural Jimmy Kimmel LA Bowl.

Utah State is scheduled to attend a taping of “Jimmy Kimmel Live!” in Hollywood on Thursday. Meanwhile, Oregon State will visit Universal Studios Hollywood.

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Both teams arrived on Tuesday to begin a series of practices and activities leading up to the Dec. 18 game at SoFi Stadium.

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On Friday, a pep rally will be held from 5:30 to 6:30 p.m. at American Airlines Plaza next to SoFi Stadium.

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