Armed Forces Bowl
Army (7-6) had a 16-0 halftime lead on SMU’s home field, then ran out the final 4 minutes after Matt Szymanksi was wide left on a 47-yard field goal attempt that would have put the Mustangs ahead.
Christmas has come and gone. If you asked Santa for better bowl games but didn’t quite get them, don’t worry… you’re about to.
Army (6-5) is headed for the Armed Forces Bowl. The Black Knights played in the Independence Bowl in 1996, their last winning season.