TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (AP) _ It's a big week for major college
football's winningest coach. Bobby Bowden observes his 78th
birthday tomorrow and two days later he seeks his 373rd career win
and 300th at Florida State when the Seminoles visit number eleven
Bowden says he's anxious because it'll bring back a lot of
Florida State (6-3, 3-3 Atlantic Coast Conference) has won the
last 12 in the series, including a 46-29 win in the 1999 national
championship game in New Orleans. In their last meeting, Florida
State defeated the Hokies 27-22 in the 2005 ACC championship game.
Bowden, who is three coaching wins ahead of Penn State's Joe
Paterno, is 15-0 lifetime against the Hokies, (7-2, 4-1 ACC).
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