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Bulls selected to play in Dollar General Bowl

BUFFALO, N.Y. (WIVB) - For the third time in program history, the University at Buffalo football team will be playing in a bowl game.

The Bulls (10-3) will take on Troy (9-3) in the Dollar General Bowl on December 22, the school announced on Sunday.

Buffalo is 0-2 all-time in bowl games with postseason appearances in 2008 and 2013.

UB put together a historic season, winning 10 games for the first time in program history to advance to the Mid-American Conference Championship.  However, after taking a 29-10 lead in the third quarter, the Bulls dropped a 30-29 heartbreaker to Northern Illinois and were denied their first conference title since 2008.

A press conference is scheduled for 5 p.m. at UB to discuss the team's upcoming bowl game and will be streamed online at WIVB.com on on the WIVB Facebook Page.


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