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Huskie football players to battle Fresno State Tuesday during annual ‘Bowl for Beef in Boise’

December 13, 2010

Logo of Certified Angus Beef BrandMembers of the NIU Huskies football team will compete Tuesday, Dec. 14, against Fresno State in the annual Certified Angus Beef ® Bowl for Beef in Boise.

For each pin team members knock down, two pounds of ground beef will be donated to each school’s local charity of choice. NIU has selected Meals on Wheels in Sycamore.

The donation will be made sometime in January.

NIU (10-3, 8-0) and Fresno State (8-4, 5-3) will face off on the football field Saturday, Dec. 18, in the 2010 uDrove Humanitarian Bowl. The game will kick off at 4:30 p.m. Central time and be televised nationally by ESPN.

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