Although Marshall will be sitting at home this December, five other Conference USA football teams secured bowl berths yesterday. Here is a complete list of the C-USA bowl lineup.
Beef ‘O’ Brady’s Bowl, St. Petersburg Fla.
December 21st 7:30pm, ESPN
Central Florida vs. Ball State
R+L Carriers New Orleans Bowl, New Orleans La.
December 22nd 12pm, ESPN
East Carolina vs. Louisiana-Lafayette
Sheraton Hawai’I Bowl, Honolulu Hawaii
December 24th 8pm, ESPN
SMU vs. Fresno State
Bell Helicopter Armed Forces Bowl, Ft. Worth Texas
December 29th 11:45am, ESPN
Rice vs. Air Force
AutoZone Liberty Bowl, Memphis Tenn.
December 31st 3:30pm, ESPN
Tulsa vs. Iowa State
FYI, none of the schools joining C-USA next year, Louisiana Tech, FIU, Texas San Antonio, or North Texas accepted bowl bids. Tech did qualify after finishing the season 9-3 but, they turned down an invitation to the Independence Bowl.