It’s official: UB’s historic 2008 football season will culminate on Jan. 3 with a date with Big East opponent the University of Connecticut in the International Bowl in Toronto.
The Bulls, who won the Mid American Conference Championship Friday night with a convincing, 42-24, win over previously undefeated and 12th ranked Ball State, will meet the UConn Huskies in the Rogers Centre in UB’s first bowl appearance.
UConn finished the 2008 regular season with a 7-5 record and features the nation’s top rusher in terms of total yards and yards per game in junior Donald Brown.
Kickoff is at noon. The game will be televised on ESPN2.