The Roo jumps into local bowl

Cary, N.C.-based fuel services and convenience market retailer The Pantry Inc. has announced that its Kangaroo Express chain will co-sponsor the Franklin American Mortgage Music City Bowl, to be played on Monday, Dec. 31, in Nashville.

North Carolina State and Vanderbilt will face each other in the bowl.

Of note, Kangaroo Express operates only one Davidson County store, located at 198 Haywood Lane near Interstate 24.

The Pantry Inc. will also co-sponsor the Belk Bowl, to be played today in Charlotte and feature Cincinnati and Duke.