|Cincinnati will face North Carolina in Belk Bowl|
|Written by Admin|
|Sunday, 08 December 2013 15:05|
The Bearcats will be making their second straight appearance in the game after defeating Duke 48-34 last year in Charlotte, Belk Bowl officials announced Sunday night.
Belk Bowl executive director Will Webb is excited about the matchup, saying in a release, ''The Tar Heels finished the season very strong, as did Cincinnati, and it should provide a great matchup on the field.''
Cincinnati (9-3) finished second place in the American Athletic Conference, winning six of their final seven games.
North Carolina (6-6) also finished the season strong, winning five of its last six games to become bowl eligible. It has lost its previous three appearances in the game by a combined six points.