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Oct 28, 2016

Big Ten & SEC Weekend Preview: Florida-Georgia, Michigan-Michigan State and Nebraska-Wisconsin Headline Week 9 Action

In the ninth week of the college football season, members of the Florida Citrus Sports Team Selection Committee are making visits throughout Big Ten and SEC country, meeting with fans across both conferences in advance of the Buffalo Wild Wings Citrus Bowl on December 31st. #14 Florida (5-1, 3-1 SEC) at Georgia (4-3, 2-3 SEC) — 3:30 p.m. on CBS Florida and Georgia will renew their notorious SEC rivalry for the 94th time when the teams meet in Jacksonville this […]

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Dec 31, 2013

Badgers O’Neill and Southward Return Home For One Final Game

December 19, 2008, was a special day for Wisconsin teammates Conor O’Neill and Dezmen Southward. Five years ago, O’Neill and Southward won a Florida state championship at St. Thomas Aquinas High School of Fort Lauderdale in the last game of their high school careers. The Raiders defeated Lakeland, 56-7, at the Florida Citrus Bowl Stadium in Orlando. On January 1, they return to the same stadium for their last game as college players. “I guess I haven’t even thought about […]

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Dec 10, 2013

Capital One Bowl Ranked Among Top Games This Bowl Season By Media– Capital One Bowl ranked 3rd Sports On Earth– Capital One Bowl ranked 8th SB Nation– Capital One Bowl ranked 7th– Capital One Bowl ranked 6th Crystal Ball Run– Capital One Bowl ranked 5th ESPN– Capital One Bowl ranked 6th Lost Letterman– Capital One Bowl ranked 8th Yahoo–Capital One Bowl ranked 5th Athlon Sports– Capital One Bowl ranked 5th Composite Average results– Capital One Bowl average ranking: 5.9 The Capital One Bowl ranks as a top 5 bowl matchup […]

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Dec 08, 2013

Wisconsin vs. South Carolina Matchup Breakdown

The 68th annual Capital One Bowl features the first ever matchup between South Carolina and Wisconsin. Both teams enter the game ranked as the Gamecocks have risen to ninth in the country behind five-straight wins, while the Badgers sit at No. 19 after a 9-3 regular season. South Carolina will be the designated home team for the New Year’s Day matchup, kicking off at 1 p.m. at the Florida Citrus Bowl. Here are quick facts about the two programs: South […]

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Dec 08, 2013

No. 19 Wisconsin to Meet No. 8 South Carolina in Capital One Bowl

The South Carolina Gamecocks will play the Wisconsin Badgers in the 2014 Capital One Bowl. The 68th edition of the New Year’s Day classic will be played on January 1, 2014 at 1:00 p.m. from Florida Citrus Bowl Stadium and will be televised nationally by ESPN on ABC. South Carolina makes its second Capital One Bowl appearance in three seasons, having beaten Nebraska in the 2012 edition of the game. The Gamecocks finished the regular season 10-2 for the third-straight […]

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