Arizona Bowl to be played Friday, Dec. 30

TUCSON, Ariz. (AP) The NOVA Home Loans Arizona Bowl will be played Friday, Dec. 30 at University of Arizona Stadium.

Bowl organizers announced the date Thursday.

The bowl will match teams from the Mountain West and Sun Belt conferences. The starting time will be announced in early June.

Last year in the inaugural game, Nevada beat Colorado State 28-23 in an all-Mountain West contest.

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