No. 1 Butler Community College will meet No. 2 Navarro (Texas) in the Citizens Bank Bowl on Dec. 5 in Pittsburg to decide the NJCAA football champion.
"The opportunity to compete for a national championship on our home soil is a special thing," Butler coach Troy Morrell said. "Our entire staff feels the same way, it's doesn't matter how many times you've been there, it's really something else."
Butler (11-0) will be playing for its third national title in four years. Morrell, in his 11th season, also won a title in 2003 and led the Grizzlies to runner-up finishes in 2001 and 2004.
This is the second straight year the Citizens Bank Bowl has hosted the national title game. Last season, current Auburn quarterback Cam Newton led Blinn (Texas) to a 31-26, come-from-behind win over Fort Scott.
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Butler and Navarro (10-1) met in the season opener in August at Cessna Stadium. Butler won 16-10 then cruised through the rest of the regular season and Region VI playoffs.
Navarro, coached by Nick Bobek, won 10 straight after the loss and won the Southwest JC Football Conference.
Two other Jayhawk teams are also headed to bowl games.
For the second year in a row, No. 10 Hutchinson (9-2) will host the Salt City Bowl. The Blue Dragons will face No. 17 Eastern Arizona (8-3) on Dec. 4 at 1 p.m. C
Coffeyville (6-4) will play DuPage College (Illinois) in the Graphic Edge Bowl this Sunday in Cedar Falls, Iowa.