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Beef 'O' Brady's Bowl: UCF Knights vs. Ball State Cardinals, 7:30 p.m. Friday, St. Petersburg


Beef 'O' Brady's Bowl

Who: UCF (9-4, 7-2 C-USA) vs. Ball State (9-3, 6-2 MAC)

When/where: 7:30; Tropicana Field

TV/radio: ESPN; 620-AM, 1350-AM

Line: UCF by 7

Notable: The Knights seek to rebound from an overtime loss at Tulsa in the C-USA title game and finish with double-digit wins for the third time since moving up to Division I-A in 1996. The Cardinals seek their first bowl victory in their sixth attempt and third 10-win season in school history.

Bay area grads: UCF — * OL Robert Gibbons (Jesuit), RB Brynn Harvey (Largo), RT Phil Smith (Jesuit), DB Brendin Straubel (Jefferson), * OL Michael Wiszowaty (Countryside). Ball State — * CB Tyree Holder (Tampa Catholic); CB Eric Patterson (Plant).

* Redshirting this season

Beef 'O' Brady's Bowl: UCF Knights vs. Ball State Cardinals, 7:30 p.m. Friday, St. Petersburg 12/20/12 [Last modified: Thursday, December 20, 2012 7:58pm]
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