Chick-fil-A Bowl to Visit Chestnut Hill for Florida State – Boston College Game
Atlanta, GA (November 1, 2011) – Chick-fil-A Bowl representative Kurt Patberg will visit Alumni Stadium in Chestnut Hill, Mass. on Thursday for the Florida State – Boston College game.. The two teams are being scouted as potential ACC representatives in the 2011 Chick-fil-A Bowl on Dec. 31.
The ACC and SEC team selections for the 44th annual Chick-fil-A Bowl will be announced on Sunday, Dec. 4. The Chick-fil-A Bowl is the oldest guaranteed ACC vs. SEC match-up in the bowl business and currently hosts the first selection in the ACC after the BCS.
Florida State in the Chick-fil-A Bowl
Florida State (5-3, 3-2) has made three appearances in the Chick-fil-A Bowl, with the most recent coming just last year. The Seminoles defeated South Carolina 26-17. Florida State has an all-time record of 2-1 in the Chick-fil-A Bowl.
Boston College in the Chick-fil-A Bowl
Boston College (2-6, 1-4) has never appeared in the Chick-fil-A Bowl.
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Team Selection Blog
Want to know which ACC and SEC teams are on the Chick-fil-A Bowl’s radar each week? Be sure to visit www.chickfilabowl.com for weekly blog postings to find out who could be heading to the Georgia Dome on New Year’s Eve.
About the Chick-fil-A Bowl
Now in its 44th year, the Chick-fil-A Bowl has established itself as one of the nation’s elite bowl games with a string of 14 consecutive sellouts. The Chick-fil-A Bowl leads all other bowl games in charitable and scholarship contributions, and has disbursed more than $103 million in team payouts over its 43-year history. Other events under the Chick-fil-A Bowl brand include the Chick-fil-A Bowl Challenge head coach and celebrity golf event and the season-opening Chick-fil-A Kickoff Game.