Eureka, Knox to play in Abe Lincoln Bowl

From: Sacramento Bee (Sacramento, CA)

There are no bowl games for the Division III colleges but a couple of Illinois schools have created one for themselves based on their ties to Abe Lincoln. Eureka College and Knox College will play the Abraham Lincoln Bowl starting this season and every year through at least 2015.

The first game will be Sept. 1 at Knox in Galesburg. The teams will compete for a bronze bust of a young Lincoln donated by former Ill. Gov. Jim Edgar… Read more…

Via Associated Press, also covered by the Springfield (IL) State Journal Register, and nationwide from the Greenwich Time (CT) to The Garden Island (HI) and Kitsap Sun (AK)