The 2012 Bell Helicopter Armed Forces Bowl drew the largest audience in the game’s history with an average of 2,584,000 households. The ESPN telecast’s 2.6 average household coverage rating is the bowl’s second highest rating in the event’s history.
With the 2012-2013 post-season ending with Alabama’s 42-14 win over Notre Dame in the BCS championship game, the Bell Helicopter Armed Forces Bowl featured several of this season’s bowl highlights as Rice defeated Air Force 33-14 in the 10th annual game late last month at Amon G. Carter Stadium in Fort Worth
Rice receiver Taylor takes MVP honors with three-touchdown performance
Backup quarterback Driphus Jackson leads Rice to 33-14 victory over Air Force.
A bowl game is a very unique experience, and as a first time attendee, it was something I will never forget.
By Drew and Charity Chambers