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NCAA Bowl Game Matchup -- Beef 'O' Brady's St. Petersburg Bowl

FIU Panthers (8-4) vs. Marshall Thundering Herd (6-6)
Date: Tuesday, December 20th
Kickoff: 8 p.m. (et)
Site: Tropicana Field (36,973) -- St. Petersburg, Florida
Surface: FieldTurf
Annual: 4th
Projected Payout Per Team: $1,000,000
Television: ESPN
Announcers: Mike Patrick, Craig James and Jeannine Edwards
Home Record: FIU 4-2; Marshall 4-1
Away Record: FIU 4-2; Marshall 2-5
Current Win/Loss Streak: FIU 3W; Marshall 2W
Las Vegas Line: FIU 4 (Total, 48.5)
All-Time Series: First meeting
Versus Opposing Conference: FIU vs. Conference USA (1-0)
Versus Opposing Conference: Marshall vs. Sun Belt (10-3)
Bowl Records: FIU (1-0)
Marshall (6-3)
2011 National Rankings: FIU - Unranked
Marshall - Unranked
Coaches: FIU - Mario Cristobal (24-37 at FIU)
(Career Record, Same as above)
Marshall - Doc Holliday (11-13 at Marshall)
(Career Record, Same as above)

Season Schedule/Results
FIU Panthers
Sep 1 - W vs. North Texas, 41-16
Sep 9 - W at Louisville, 24-17
Sep 17 - W vs. U-C-F, 17-10
Sep 24 - L vs. Louisiana, 31-36
Oct 1 - L vs. Duke, 27-31
Oct 8 - W at Akron, 27-17
Oct 15 - Open
Oct 18 - L at Arkansas State, 16-34
Oct 25 - W vs. Troy, 23-20 OT
Nov 5 - L at Western Ky, 9-10
Nov 12 - W vs. Fla Atlantic, 41-7
Nov 19 - W at ULM, 28-17
Nov 26 - W at Middle Tennessee, 31-18
Dec 3 - Open
Dec 10 - Open
Dec 20 - vs. Marshall, 8:00 PM (St. Petersburg Bowl)
Marshall Thundering Herd
Sep 4 - L at West Virginia, 13-34
Sep 10 - W vs. Southern Miss, 26-20
Sep 17 - L at Ohio U, 7-44
Sep 24 - L vs. Virginia Tech, 10-30
Oct 1 - W at Louisville, 17-13
Oct 8 - L at U-C-F, 6-16
Oct 15 - W vs. Rice, 24-20
Oct 22 - L at Houston, 28-63
Oct 29 - W vs. U-A-B, 59-14
Nov 5 - Open
Nov 12 - L at Tulsa, 17-59
Nov 17 - W at Memphis, 23-22
Nov 26 - W vs. East Carolina, 34-27 OT
Dec 3 - Open
Dec 10 - Open
Dec 20 - vs. FIU, 8:00 PM (St. Petersburg Bowl)