When: Saturday Dec. 31, 2005 11:00a.m.
Location: Bank of America Stadium Charlotte, N.C.
Surface: Natural Grass (Hybrid Bermuda)
This will be South Florida's first Bowl game in their programs history, and also the Bulls 100th game all-time. They face for the first time the N.C. State Wolfpack of the Atlantic Coast Conference. North Carolina State is 10-11-1 in Bowl Games and have won two their last two. The match up is South Florida's 17th ranked rushing offense led by Andre Hall vs. N.C. State's 17th ranked rushing defense led by Mario Williams and Stephen Tulloch.
Tale Of The Tape
Bulls NCAA Rankings
Wolfpack NCAA Rankings
N.C. State is favored by 4 points
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