There may be an influx of Northern Illinois University students in Miami in the first week of January, but it’s not an early spring break.
It may be hard for college football fans to wrap their head around this, but it’s possible a team that got destroyed on the field by the University of Kentucky may be headed for a Bowl Championship Series berth in the Orange Bowl.
The University of Kentucky will hire former Florida State Seminoles defensive coordinator Mark Stoops will be the Wildcats’ new head coach, according to WKYT and Kentucky Sports Radio.
Florida State, Clemson, and North Carolina dominated the 1st and 2nd team All-Atlantic Coast Conference selections released Monday.
Florida State Seminoles head coach Jimbo Fisher said Monday that he’s “committed to this football program” when asked about his future with the Noles.
The Florida Gators’ victory over in-state rival Florida State not only ended the Seminoles’ slim hopes of Bowl Championship Series championship consideration, but also likely guaranteed the Gators a trip to the Sugar Bowl.
The Orange Bowl may be inviting a Mid-American Conference to the legendary game if Kent State University manages to move up one spot in the Bowl Championship Series rankings.
The Florida State Seminoles loss to Florida on Saturday comes with an extra cost to the defense. Seminoles head coach Jimbo Fisher confirmed defensive end Cornelius Carradine suffered a torn anterior cruciate ligament.
Mike Gillislee ran for two touchdowns and No. 6 Florida scored 24 straight points in the fourth quarter to defeat Florida State 37-26 Saturday and keep its national title hopes alive.
Devonta Freeman ran for 148 yards and two touchdowns, Florida State’s top-ranked defense lived up to its billing and the No. 10 Seminoles rolled past Maryland 41-14 Saturday to earn a spot in the Atlantic Coast Conference championship game.