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TEXARKANA, Ark. (KTBS) -

The Great American Conference announced that the newly created Live United Texarkana Bowl will be played between Harding University and Texas A&M Commerce.

The Live United Bowl becomes just the third Division II bowl game in the country. The tie-in assures the Great American Conference or GAC football team will see postseason play for the first time in the three year history of the league.

Last year, Henderson State and Harding became the first GAC schools to qualify for the Division II Playoffs while Southern Arkansas played in the C.H.A.M.P.S. Heart of Texas Bowl.

The inaugural game will be played at noon on Saturday, December 7, 2013 at Razorback Stadium in Texarkana, Arkansas.

Tickets went on sale on November 1 and are $6 for adults and $4 for children. Profits made will benefit the United Way of Texarkana.

For more information, fans can visit TexarkanaBowl.com

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