UH To Play Penn State In 2012 TicketCity Bowl

Bowl officials announced the UH Cougars Football Team, ranked #17, will play the #23 ranked Penn State, January 2 in the 2012 TicketCity Bowl at 11:00 am, Cotton Bowl Stadium in Dallas, TX.

"I know our team is excited about this matchup and really appreciate having a chance to play in front of our fans one more time," Head Coach Kevin Sumlin said after UH. This is the third UH bowl game under Kevin Sumlin.

The game will be televised on ESPNU.

The good news came after a disappointing loss yesterday 49-28 to Southern Mississippi in the Conference USA championship game. This was the first loss for the UH Cougars this season.