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NCAA Bowl Game Matchup -- Champs Sports Bowl

(25) Florida State Seminoles (8-4) vs. Notre Dame Fighting Irish (8-4)
Date: Thursday, December 29th
Kickoff: 5:30 p.m. (et)
Site: Citrus Bowl Stadium (65,438) -- Orlando, Florida
Surface: AstroTurf GameDay Grass 3D
Annual: 22nd
Projected Payout Per Team: $2,125,000
Television: ESPN
Announcers: Joe Tessitore, Rod Gilmore and Holly Rowe
Home Record: Florida State 5-2; Notre Dame 5-2
Away Record: Florida State 3-2; Notre Dame 3-2
Current Win/Loss Streak: Florida State 1W; Notre Dame 1L
Las Vegas Line: Florida State 3 (Total, 46.5)
All-Time Series: Florida State (4-2)
Last Meeting: November 1, 2003 (Florida State, 37-0 at Notre Dame)
Series Streak: Florida State has won two of the last three meetings.
Versus Opposing Conference: Florida State vs. Independents (9-2)
Versus Opposing Conference: Notre Dame vs. ACC (81-31-2)
Bowl Records: Florida State (24-14-2 -- 2-0 in Champs Sports Bowl)
Notre Dame (15-15)
2011 National Rankings: Florida State - 25th
Notre Dame - Unranked
Coaches: Florida State - Jimbo Fisher (18-8 at Florida State)
(Career Record, Same as above)
Notre Dame - Brian Kelly (16-9 at Notre Dame)
(Career Record, 69-31)

Season Schedule/Results
Florida State Seminoles
Sep 3 - W vs. ULM, 34-0
Sep 10 - W vs. Char Southern, 62-10
Sep 17 - L vs. Oklahoma, 13-23
Sep 24 - L at Clemson, 30-35
Oct 1 - Open
Oct 8 - L at Wake Forest, 30-35
Oct 15 - W at Duke, 41-16
Oct 22 - W vs. Maryland, 41-16
Oct 29 - W vs. NC State, 34-0
Nov 3 - W at Boston College, 38-7
Nov 12 - W vs. Miami-Florida, 23-19
Nov 19 - L vs. Virginia, 13-14
Nov 26 - W at Florida, 21-7
Dec 3 - Open
Dec 10 - Open
Dec 29 - vs. Notre Dame, 5:30 PM (Champs Sports Bowl)
Notre Dame Fighting Irish
Sep 3 - L vs. So Florida, 20-23
Sep 10 - L at Michigan, 31-35
Sep 17 - W vs. Michigan State, 31-13
Sep 24 - W at Pittsburgh, 15-12
Oct 1 - W at Purdue, 38-10
Oct 8 - W vs. Air Force, 59-33
Oct 15 - Open
Oct 22 - L vs. U-S-C, 17-31
Oct 29 - W vs. Navy, 56-14
Nov 5 - W at Wake Forest, 24-17
Nov 12 - W vs. Maryland, 45-21
Nov 19 - W vs. Boston College, 16-14
Nov 26 - L at Stanford, 14-28
Dec 3 - Open
Dec 10 - Open
Dec 29 - vs. Florida State, 5:30 PM (Champs Sports Bowl)