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    Bowl: Champs Sports Bowl
    Date & Time: Thursday, December 29, 5:30 p.m. ET
    Location: Orlando, Florida | Weather
    Stadium: Florida Citrus Bowl Stadium
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    TV: ESPN
    Radio: ISP Sports Network Affiliates
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    Logistics: Parking | Seating Chart
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    Sunday, December 4
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    Sunday, December 4
    Video Awards Show
    Friday, December 9, 6:45 p.m. ET
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    Tuesday, December 13, 7 p.m. ET
    Video Bowl Press Conference
    Wednesday, December 28, 2 p.m. ET
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    The Matchup
    2011 Notre Dame Fighting Irish
    Roster | Coach Brian Kelly | Schedule | Stats
    • Record: 8-4 [8-5 in 2010]
    • National Rankings (BCS / AP / Coaches / Harris):
       (30th) / (26th) / (T-30th) / (27th)
    • Last Game: lost to Stanford, 28-14
    Bowl Guide | Photos | Videos
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    Tickets | Football Tickets | Podcasts
    • Official Site: UND.com
     
    2011 Florida State Seminoles
    Roster | Coach Jimbo Fisher | Schedule | Stats
    • Record: 8-4, 5-3 ACC (T-2nd Atlantic)
    [10-4, 6-2 ACC in 2010]
    • National Rankings (BCS / AP / Coaches / Harris):
       (28th) / 25th / 25th / 25th
    • Last Game: beat Florida, 21-7
    Bowl Guide | Photos | Videos
    Almanac | History | In the NFL
    • Official Site: Seminoles.com
     
    The Notre Dame-Florida State Series
    All-Time: Florida State leads 4-2
    At Neutral Sites: Florida State leads 2-0
    In Bowls: Florida State leads 1-0
    When FSU is Ranked Higher: FSU leads 3-1
    Last Meeting: #5 FSU 37, ND 0 in 2003 at ND
    Last ND Win: #6 ND 34, #11 FSU 24 in 2002 at FSU
    Last Bowl Meeting:
    #8 FSU 31, #6 ND 26 in 1996 Orange Bowl
    ND All-Time vs. The ACC: 31-12 (.721) [won last 6]
    ND All-Time vs. Current ACC Members:
    81-31-2 (.719) [won last 6]
    ND Last 10 vs. The ACC: 7-3
    Last ND Loss vs. The ACC:
    Boston College 17, Notre Dame 0 in 2008 at BC

    Notre Dame vs. Florida State in Other Sports

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    0-1 2-2 3-1-0 4-5 2-3
    MTEN WTEN MS&D MS&D  
    6-2 1-0 0-1 0-1  
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    Event Calendar

    Delta

    August 9
    3:00 PM
    Northwestern
    Notre Dame, Ind. (Alumni Stadium)
    August 14
    8:00 PM
    SIUE
    Edwardsville, Ill. (Korte Stadium)
    August 14
    1:00 PM
    Illinois
    Urbana, Ill. (Illinois Soccer and Track Stadium)
    August 17
    8:00 PM
    Bradley
    Peoria, Ill. (Shea Stadium)
    August 19
    7:00 PM
    Wright State
    Notre Dame, Ind. (Alumni Stadium)
    August 21
    3:00 PM
    Wisconsin
    Notre Dame, Ind. (Alumni Stadium)
    August 22
    5:00 PM
    Valparaiso
    Notre Dame, Ind. (Alumni Stadium)
    August 25
    7:00 PM
    Michigan
    Ann Arbor, Mich. (U-M Soccer Stadium)
    August 26
    7:30 PM
    UC Irvine
    Notre Dame, Ind. (Alumni Stadium)
    August 26
    7:00 PM
    Seton Hall
    Notre Dame, Ind. (Purcell Pavilion)
    August 27
    12:30 PM
    Cleveland State
    Notre Dame, Ind. (Purcell Pavilion)
    August 27
    7:00 PM
    Western Michigan
    Notre Dame, Ind. (Purcell Pavilion)
    August 28
    2:00 PM
    New Mexico
    Notre Dame, Ind. (Alumni Stadium)
    August 28
    5:00 PM
    Western Michigan
    Notre Dame, Ind. (Alumni Stadium)
    September 2
    5:00 PM
    Stanford
    Bloomington, Ind. (Armstrong Stadium)
    September 2
    7:00 PM
    Illinois State
    Notre Dame, Ind. (Alumni Stadium)
    September 2
    7:00 PM
    Coastal Carolina
    Notre Dame, Ind. (Purcell Pavilion)
    September 3
    12:30 PM
    Howard
    Notre Dame, Ind. (Purcell Pavilion)
    September 3
    7:00 PM
    Purdue
    Notre Dame, Ind. (Purcell Pavilion)
    September 4
    6:30 PM
    Texas
    Austin, Texas

    ABC
    September 4
    12:30 PM
    California
    Bloomington, Ind. (Armstrong Stadium)
    September 4
    5:00 PM
    Missouri
    Notre Dame, Ind. (Alumni Stadium)
    September 9
    7:00 PM
    Virginia Tech
    Notre Dame, Ind. (Alumni Stadium)
    September 9
    10:00 PM
    Santa Clara
    San Jose, Calif. (Buck Shaw Stadium)
    September 9
    4:00 PM
    Stony Brook
    Kingston, R.I. (Keaney Gymnasium)
    September 10
    3:30 PM
    Nevada
    Notre Dame, Ind.

    NBC
    September 10
    11:00 AM
    San Diego State
    Kingston, R.I. (Keaney Gymnasium)
    September 10
    7:00 PM
    Rhode Island
    Kingston, R.I. (Keaney Gymnasium)
    September 11
    2:00 PM
    Stanford
    Stanford, Calif. (Cagan Stadium)
    September 13
    7:00 PM
    UConn
    Notre Dame, Ind. (Alumni Stadium)
    September 16
    7:00 PM
    Louisville
    Louisville, Ky. (Lynn Stadium)
    September 16
    11:30 AM
    Maryland Eastern Shore
    East Lansing, Mich. (Jenison Field House)
    September 16
    7:00 PM
    Michigan State
    East Lansing, Mich. (Jenison Field House)
    September 17
    7:30 PM
    Michigan State
    Notre Dame, Ind.

    NBC
    September 17
    1:00 PM
    DePaul
    East Lansing, Mich. (Jenison Field House)
    September 18
    12:00 PM
    Syracuse
    Syracuse, N.Y. (SU Soccer Stadium)
    September 22
    7:00 PM
    North Carolina State
    Raleigh, N.C. (Dail Soccer Field)
    September 23
    7:00 PM
    Syracuse
    Notre Dame, Ind. (Alumni Stadium)
    September 23
    7:00 PM
    Louisville
    Notre Dame, Ind. (Purcell Pavilion)
    September 24
    3:30 PM
    Duke
    Notre Dame, Ind.

    NBC
    September 25
    1:00 PM
    Pittsburgh
    Notre Dame, Ind. (Alumni Stadium)
    September 25
    11:30 AM
    Miami
    Coral Gables, Fla. (James L. Knight Complex)

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