Peach Bowl Officials Coming Saturday

Chick-fil-A Peach Bowl representatives Rod Hovater and Larry Terry will scout Saturday's Florida State-Clemson game at Clemson, S.C.

The schools will be scouted as potential representatives in the 2004 Chick-fil-A Peach Bowl on its new date, Jan. 2. The ACC team selection for the 36th edition of the Bowl is scheduled to be announced Nov. 23 and the SEC selection on Dec. 7.

Florida State (8-1, 6-0 ACC) stands atop the ACC and is ranked third in the country after defeating Notre Dame 37-0 last week. They are 1-1 in the Chick-fil-A Peach Bowl including a 28-3 win over North Carolina in 1983. Clemson (5-4, 3-3 ACC) has made five appearances in the Bowl game, most recently in 1999 against Mississippi State.

Hovater and Terry will be available for interviews before the game and in the press box during the game. To arrange an interview, please contact Bret Kovacs, (404) 586-8492 or e-mail

The Chick-fil-A Peach Bowl is recognized as the nation's most competitive bowl game. In 2002, the Bowl played its 35th anniversary game, recorded its sixth straight sellout, attained its highest-ever team payout at $2.1 million per team and contributed a record $382,750 in charitable and scholarship contributions. For more information visit Top Stories