Florida International (6-6, Conference USA) vs. Arkansas State (7-5, Sun Belt) , Dec. 21, 5:30 p.m. ET

LOCATION: Montgomery, Alabama


Arkansas State: WR Omar Bayless, 84 catches, 1,473 yards, 16 TDs. Sun Belt player of the year.

FIU: QB James Morgan, 2,237 passing yards, 13 touchdowns, 3 interceptions.


Arkansas State: Bayless ended the regular season as the nation's leading receiver. Set Sun Belt records for receiving yards and touchdowns. Team ended regular season with 34-30 upset loss to South Alabama.

FIU: Made three straight bowls for the first time. Got second-ever win over Power Five team with upset of Miami, once led by FIU coach Butch Davis.


Arkansas State 34, FIU 20. (Oct. 4, 2012)


Arkansas State: Second appearance in the Camellia Bowl, ninth straight season in the postseason.

FIU: First appearance in the Camellia Bowl, fifth bowl appearance in school history.


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