South Carolina, UConn to play in PapaJohns.com bowl

BIRMINGHAM, AL (WBRC) - The University of South Carolina and the University of Connecticut accepted invitations Sunday to play in the PapaJohns.com Bowl to be played at Legion Field in Birmingham on Jan. 2, 2010.

The matchup between Steve Spurrier and his South Carolina Gamecocks (7-5) and UConn (7-5) is the first meeting between the two schools.

The game will kick off at 1 p.m.

For more information, visit www.papajohnsbowl.com.