Kickoff is 12:30. The game will be broadcast by ESPN. "He has done a remarkable job leading our team through the last game of the regular season and preparations for the Independence Bowl, and I have noticed how positively the student-athletes respond to him". This game could turn into an ugly slugfest between two tough-nosed teams, but in the end I expect the talent on Florida State's offense to make up for any holes that may open up on the defense with some players sitting out.
Florida State and Southern Miss can be watched online with WatchESPN. As previously mentioned, several FSU players will skip today's game in efforts to prepare for the upcoming National Football League draft and coach Jimbo Fisher bailed on the program to join Texas A&M.
Now that we have made it past Christmas, the holiday bowl season really starts to heat up.
Long-time assistant coach Odell Haggins was named interim head coach, and the Seminoles rolled past UL-Monroe 42-10, closing the season with three consecutive victories to qualify for its 36 consecutive bowl game, the longest current streak by an FBS program. Southern Miss is in a bowl for the third straight season.
► A career defensive line coach, Haggins isn't used to daily media briefings, especially not when they are lathered in questions - perhaps unwanted, but valid - regarding a program that didn't live up to expectations and will finish the uneasy campaign in Shreveport - a destination top-five programs don't include on their wish lists at the beginning of the season. As of Wednesday morning, 58% of betting tickets were on the Golden Eagles to cover the spread and 56% of the money is also on Southern Miss.
And Haggins has turned to his biggest mentor for guidance and support along the way. He played on the defensive line between 1986-89.
The Seminoles did little to squelch that thinking with an unsportsmanlike conduct penalty on the first play of the game and they fell behind 6-0, a death knell for a team that was 0-5 when an opponent scored first. "Like I said before, everybody talk about me, no it's about our players".
For the Seminoles, they want to end things with a win to carry some momentum into the offseason.
While Rosen is not skipping his bowl game to prepare for the draft, several players have done so over the last couple of years. Sam Darnold said that he'd be "honored to play for any team", when asked how he would look in a Cleveland Browns uniform.
Lorraine Brock Saylor, 66, was feeding the birds when she was viciously attacked by the pit bulls at her residence. According to the Bell County Sheriff's Office, the man shot and killed one of the dogs, but the other ran off.
Somewhat heavier snow is likely in some areas, especially in the Greater Toronto Area where a snowfall warning is in effect. The weather agency said motorists should drive with extra caution as there is reduced visibility on the roads.
The Steelers defensive scheme changed some this season, but Harrison could also have very little left in the tank. Chances are that if the Pats make it to the AFC title game, they're going to be staring back at Pittsburgh.
Police urged the public to come forward with any clues regarding the whereabouts of the child and his alleged abductor. An Amber Alert has been canceled for a missing 1-year-old boy from Springfield, Missouri on Sunday, December 24.
The most popular items purchased by voice were the Echo Dot, Fire TV Stick with Alexa Voice Remote and TP-Link Smart Plug Mini. In the USA , more than 6,000 trailers and 32 Amazon Air planes helped get holiday orders to customers this season.
But ICD-11, which will be rolled out in 2018, will include a new proposed class of mental conditions called "gaming disorder". Video games , like many other forms of entertainment can be a really addictive thing.
By Friday, however, humidity was higher, temperatures were cooler and the fire threat to homes in many areas eased. On Wednesday, as the fire continued to march north and west, Santa Barbara County fire Capt.
Lorde joins artists including Roger Waters and Elvis Costello in boycotting Israel over its treatment of the Palestinians. Lorde announced the cancellation after pro-Palestinian fans in her native New Zealand criticized her.
Whether or not OnePlus takes SensibleVision up on their offer remains to be seen as the company has yet to comment on the matter. That makes for a facial scan that's less secure and unique, but also faster, and crucially, one that's only based in software.
The results for Himachal elections were declared on 18 December 2017 and BJP won the polls with a comfortable majority. Central observers had submitted a report after meeting state leaders and RSS leadership in Shimla earlier this week.
Mahadayi talks only after Karnataka poll: Goa BJP
After this CM Siddaramaiah has written a letter to the Goa chief minister again asking to settle the dispute at the earliest. The bandh is likely to have an impact in Gadag, Dharwad, Bagalkote, Hubballi, Bailahongala and neighbouring areas.
Winter Weather Advisory issued for Weston
As if the blowing and drifting snow wasn't enough from that wind, bitterly cold wind chills will be settling in as well. Later Monday night, an arctic air blast will move into the region and stick around through much of the week.
Christmas celebrated with gaiety in Udupi district
He, along with other priests, marched in a procession as they carried the Infant Jesus from the Church and placed it in the crib. The churches as well as the homes of the Christian community have been decorated and Christmas trees have also been installed.