Here, we have The Bowl That No One Wants To Watch, with teams only in the game because the Big XII and SEC didn’t have enough bowl eligible teams to send a 6-6 joke each to Shreveport. Oof.

Game: PetroSun Independence Bowl
Teams: Louisiana Tech Bulldogs (7-5) vs. Northern Illinois Huskies (6-6)
Location: Independence Stadium, Shreveport, LA
Start Time: 8:15 PM EST
Network and Announcers: Pam Ward and Ray Bentley, ESPN. (Well, maybe we’ll get some hidden gems of errata.)
Favorite: NIU (-1)
S2N’s Pick: La Tech, for the hell of it.