A Permian Basin junior high will have students perform next year at one of college football's oldest bowl games. The Ector Junior High cheer and dance teams, from Odessa, will perform at halftime of next year's TaxSlayer.com Gator Bowl in Jacksonville, Florida.

Approximately 15 students from Ector Junior High will participate in the once-in-a-lifetime opportunity.

The game will be played January 1, 2013 between teams from the Southeastern Conference and Big 10 Conference at EverBank Field.