ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. -
Gameday is getting closer for the University of Connecticut football team as it begins final preparations for the St. Petersburg Bowl.
The Huskies play Marshall in the game on Saturday, Dec. 26 at 11 a.m. at Tropicana Field. The game will be televised by ESPN and heard on the UConn IMG Sports Network.
Thursday was UConn's final practice of the week at Calvary Christian High School in Clearwater, which served as the Huskies' terrific host for the week.
Following the practice, it was off to a Beach Bash at Madeira Beach, where the Huskies and Marshall team off in a number of fun contests.
The evening wrapped up with a Holiday Party for the entire UConn football family.
The Huskies will have a quiet and relaxed Friday morning followed by a walk-through practice at Tropicana Field. UConn will also take a team photo at the walk-through. Here's a wrapup of Thursday's events.