|Duke to face Cincinnati in the Belk Bowl Dec. 27|
|Written by Admin|
|Sunday, 02 December 2012 15:51|
It's the first appearance for both schools in the Belk Bowl.
Duke finished the season with a 6-6 overall record, including a 3-5 in the ACC.
The Blue Devils won six of their first eight games. They beat rival North Carolina 33-30 to become bowl eligible, but lost their final four contests. Coach David Cutcliffe was named the 2012 ACC Coach of the Year and nine Blue Devils earned All-ACC recognition.
Cincinnati (9-3 overall, 5-2 in the Big East) won their first five games and then four of their last five contests to earn a share of the Big East title.