Seminoles vs. Tigers for national championship at Rose Bowl

UNDATED (AP) — Top-ranked Florida State and No. 2 Auburn will play in the final BCS championship game on Jan. 6 at the Rose Bowl.

Seminoles wrapped up their berth by crushing Duke 45-7 in Saturday's
ACC title game. The Tigers were 59-42 winners over Missouri for the SEC
crown on Saturday, but Auburn's spot in the BCS title game wasn't secured until Michigan State beat Ohio State 34-24 hours later.

In other BCS bowl matchups:

— Alabama gets the SEC's BCS consolation game as the Crimson Tide will face No. 11 Oklahoma in the Sugar Bowl on Jan. 2.

— Ohio State has to settle for a spot in the Orange Bowl against No. 12 Clemson after blowing a berth in the BCS title game.

— Fourth-ranked Michigan State and No. 5 Stanford have been selected for the Rose Bowl's centennial on New Year's Day.

— The Fiesta Bowl will pit sixth-ranked Baylor against No. 15 Central Florida in a battle of 11-1 teams.

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