Fresh off a 21-7 win over the rival Florida Gators, the Florida State Seminoles are now left to await their postseason destination.
Wherever they land—most projections have them either in the Chik-fil-A Bowl or the Champs Sports Bowl—it will not meet their preseason expectations for the program’s first BCS bowl bid since 2005.
The season took a turn for the worse with a three-game losing streak beginning with a hard-fought loss to then No.1 Oklahoma.
However, the ‘Noles bounced back from a 2-3 start to win seven of their last eight games, highlighted by claiming the unofficial state title for the second consecutive season with wins over in-state rivals Miami and Florida.
Here are Florida State’s five best moments from the 2011 season.