North Carolina Cincinnati: Belk Bowl Game Information

Nov 9, 2013; Chapel Hill, NC, USA; North Carolina Tar Heels quarterback Marquise Williams (2) passes the ball in the first quarter at Kenan Memorial Stadium. Mandatory Credit: Bob Donnan-USA TODAY Sports

Nov 9, 2013; Chapel Hill, NC, USA; North Carolina Tar Heels quarterback Marquise Williams (2) passes the ball in the first quarter at Kenan Memorial Stadium. Mandatory Credit: Bob Donnan-USA TODAY Sports

The North Carolina Tar Heels will face the Cincinnati Bearcats in the Belk Bowl on Saturday December 28th. After all the previews, talk, and predictions, now its time to just play football. The game promises to be a high scoring and exciting affair, with both teams averaging over 30 points per game this season. This game will be the first meeting between UNC and UC since 1991, when the Heels thrashed the Bearcats 51-16. Here is some information on the Belk Bowl in Charlotte, North Carolina.

Game Information

Date: Saturday, December 28th, 2013
Time: 3:20 EST
Location: Bank of America Stadium, Charlotte, NC
Playing Surface: Natural Grass

Tickets: Tickets for this year’s Belk Bowl can be found by checking out all the NCAA Bowl Games from TicketCity
TV: ESPN
TV Talent: Carter Blackburn, play-by-play; Danny Kanell, analyst; Allison Williams, sideline
Radio: Tar Heel Sports Network
Radio Talent: Carter Blackburn, play-by-play; Danny
Kanell, analyst; Allison Williams, sideline
Live Stream: Watch ESPN
Bowl and Conference Pairing: Belk Bowl, ACC vs. AAC
Teams: North Carolina Tar Heels, Cincinnati Bearcats

North Carolina Tar Heels

Colors: Carolina Blue, White
Record: 6-6
Conference Record: 4-4
Key Wins: NC State, Pittsburgh, Boston College
Key Losses: Duke, Miami, South Carolina

Statistical Leaders
Passing: M. Williams- 1527 yards, 14 TDs
Rushing: M. Williams- 490 yards, 6 TDs
Receiving: E. Ebron- 895 yards, 3 TDs

Cincinnati Bearcats

Colors: Red, Black
Record: 9-3
Conference Record: 6-2
Key Wins: Rutgers, Purdue
Key Losses: Louisville, South Florida

Statistical Leaders
Passing: B. Kay- 3121 yards, 22 TDs
Rushing: H. Williams- 609 yards, 4 TDs
Receiving: A. McClung- 908 yards, 5 TDs

Uniform Preview Section

North Carolina held a fan vote to decide this year’s Belk Bowl uniform, and the Black Helmet, Blue Shirt, Blue Pants look won out. UNC wore this combo against Duke in the last game of the season. In a close second was UNC’s Black Blue Black look, which they wore against Pittsburgh.

Meanwhile, Cincinnati will be debuting a fancy new chrome helmet for the game. You can find a picture of it here.

Topics: Belk Bowl, Football, North Carolina Tar Heels

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