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TEXARKANA, Ark. -

Division II football is getting a new bowl game, just the third in all of Division II, and it will be played this December in Texarkana, AR. The game, which will feature a host team from the Great American Conference and a regional Division II opponent will pick from the schools who are left out of the national championship playoff.  The Texarkana Bowl is being titled as the Live United Bowl.

Sponsors are being sought to help underwrite the game from which all profits will benefit the United Way of Greater Texarkana.  Donations will be tax deductible as GAC Commissioner Will Prewitt says, "The conference is looking forward to building a long-standing relationship with the Texarkana community and football fans in the region."

The game will be played on Saturday, December 7th in the Texarkana Arkansas School District's Razorback Stadium.  Kickoff will be 12 noon.  Tickets go on sale November 1, 2013.  For more information visit their web site at www.texarkanabowl.com

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