Houston begins preparations for Bell Helicopter Armed Forces Bowl

By Brian Hilderbrand, www.armedforcesbowl.com

Houston, Texas, December 18, 2009 – Heart-breaking losses to UTEP in the third week of the season, which derailed the University of Houston’s bid to become a BCS buster, and East Carolina in last week’s Conference USA championship game are firmly in the Cougars’ rear-view mirror as they prepare for a rematch against Air Force in the Bell Helicopter Armed Forces Bowl.