AMHERST, NY- The Buffalo Bulls will play Troy in the Dollar General Bowl in Mobile, Alabama on December 22nd.

The Bulls are coming off a devastating loss to Northern Illinois in the MAC Championship game Friday night. The Bulls blew a 19 point lead and lost to the Huskies 30-29.

The Bulls are 10-3 on the season. Its the first time in school history they've won ten games and now they can accomplish something else that's never been done for the program and that's win a bowl game.

UB has only gone to a bowl game twice before - the International Bowl back in 2009 and the Idaho Potato Bowl in 2013.

Kickoff for the Dollar General Bowl is scheduled for 7 p.m. on ESPN.