Marshall and Wild ox will go head to head in the seventh yearly Camellia Bowl, chief Johnny Williams declared Sunday morning. The game is set for Friday, December 25 at 2:30 p.m. ET/1:30 CT and will be played in the notable Cramton Bowl in midtown Montgomery. ESPN will air the challenge. Tickets are at a bargain now through the Marshall Ticket Office. If it’s not too much trouble click here to buy.
The Camellia Bowl has a talent for last possible minute completions and we anticipate another extraordinary game from Wild ox and Marshall, Johnny Williams, leader head of the Camellia Bowl said. I’d prefer to offer my thanks to ESPN Occasions, Montgomery District and the City of Montgomery for making this bowl season conceivable. We will have two bowl games in three days at the Cramton Bowl, and eager to be a piece of this memorable event.
The two groups dominated on offense and guard this season. Marshall drove the country in scoring safeguard, was second in surging protection and completed third in all out guard. The Roaring Group positioned second in the association in scoring offense and third in complete offense. Bison drives the nation in hurrying offense, positions third in scoring offense and ninth in complete offense. Moreover, the Bulls rank second in the Macintosh in scoring safeguard and absolute protection.
Marshall is playing in its seventh bowl game in the last eight seasons. The Roaring Group are 12-3 untouched in 15 bowl games. It’s the most noteworthy winning rate broadly among groups with in any event six bowl games. Marshall is showing up under lead trainer 2020 AFCA Area 4 Mentor of the Year Doc Occasion, who has incorporated a 85-53 record in 10 seasons with the Roaring Crowd. Marshall saw its 7-game bowl series of wins reach a conclusion with a 48-25 misfortune to UCF in the Gasparilla Bowl. The primary bowl game in school history occurred in the 1997 Engine City Bowl. Marshall tumbled to Ole Miss 34-31. Marshall was additionally engaged with the most elevated scoring bowl game in NCAA history. The Roaring Group, driven by Byron Leftwich, mobilized from a 30-guide halftime shortfall toward rout East Carolina, 64-61 in twofold additional time in the 2001 GMAC Bowl in Portable, Ala.
Bison caught the 2020 Macintosh Eastern Division title, its fourth in school history. The Bulls additionally won Macintosh Eastern division titles in 2007, 2008, 2018 and 2020. The feature on offense is junior running back Jaret Patterson, who tied the NCAA record this season with eight hurrying scores in the 70-21 win over Kent State on Nov. 28. Patterson got done with 38 conveys for 408 yards and eight scores. The 408 yards are the most by a FBS player since Oklahoma’s Samaje Perine ran for a NCAA record 427 yards in the success over Kansas State in 2014. Patterson had 301 yards and four TDs the week earlier against Bowling Green. For the season, Patterson has 141 conveys for 1,072 yards and 19 scores in six games.