There is only one real reason to watch the 2015 Independence Bowl. It will be the final game for Virginia Head Coach Frank Beamer. That it's in the Independence Bowl is kind of a shame, but at least the bowl has cleaned up well.
Official Bowl Name and game site
2015 Camping World Independence Bowl
Independence Stadium, Shreveport, La.
Tulsa (6-6, The American) vs. Virginia Tech (ACC)
Date Time and TV
Dec. 26, 5:45 PM ET, ESPN
SEC vs. ACC
Wait, Tulsa isn't an SEC team?
The SEC didn't have enough eligible teams to go around.
Date bowl established
1976, the year of the Bicentennial of the USA and the reason it was called the Independence Bowl in the first place.
South Carolina defeated Miami 24-21.