BIRMINGHAM. Ala. (WIAT) – UAB football is making its final preparations for next week’s Cheribundi Boca Raton Bowl. Head Coach Bill Clark addressed the media ahead of his team’s departure for South Florida on Friday.

This will be UAB’s third bowl game in program history and its second-consecutive after playing in last year’s Bahamas Bowl. UAB (10-3) and NIU (8-5) have never met on the football field.

Watch Bill Clark address his team’s upcoming bowl trip in the video above.