Winston-to-Benjamin TD with 13 seconds left seals 34-31 victory over No. 2 Auburn.
FSU's redshirt freshman wins college football's top award for kickers, joining Sebastian Janikowski and Graham Gano as 'Noles recipients
The No. 1-ranked Seminoles had seven first team selections
The Jim Thorpe, Lou Groza, John Mackey, Maxwell and Davey O'Brien awards all could potentially be awarded to FSU football players
The 2013 Homecoming Celebration has begun here in Tallahassee. Fans can have a closer look at what's buzzing around campus before the 3:30 p.m. kickoff.
additional game photo's from BCS National Championship game
Florida State win the BCS National Championship with a thrilling 34-31 win over Auburn in Pasadena
24 hours after the 'Noles and Tigers kicked off, here are some action shots from the big game (Photos by Mike Olivella)
Florida State takes on Auburn in the BCS National Championship game
The Seminoles talk about facing Auburn in the national-title game.
2013: Redshirt freshman kicker had one of the most prolific kicking seasons in FSU, ACC and college football history...become the third Seminole to win the Lou Groza Award given to the nation's top kicker...collected several All-America honors and All-ACC accolades...broke the national record for points by a kicker in a season with 157 points...old mark was 156 by Oklahoma State's Quinn Sharp in 2012...set new record for single season scoring in both FSU and ACC history...outscored 8 of FSU's 14 opponents by himself this season...made 115 of his 116 kicks (.991)...went 94-94 on extra point attempts to set the NCAA record for most extra points made in a season without a miss....the highest scoring kicker in the nation and the third-highest scoring player overall (11.2 ppg)... made 94 extra points to set a new ACC and FSU record for single-season PATs (old record - 67, Scott Bentley, 1995)...converted the first 70 kicks of his career - 12 field goals and 58 PATs - setting a new FSU record for consecutive kicks made to begin a career before missing a 43-yard field goal at WF...converted 21 of 22 field goal attempts...kicked a career-long 53-yard field goal against Syracuse...named ACC Specialist of the Week after kicking two field goals and five PATs against Nevada...scored a career-high 15 points on six PATs and three field goals at Clemson...named the Lou Groza Star of the Week on Oct. 21...scored 14 points on a career-high and ACC-record-tying 11 PATs and a field goal against Idaho...made three field goals at Florida including 49- and 40-yarders...scored nine points versus Duke in the ACC Championship Game, nailing a 45-yard field goal and drilling six PATs...drilled 35-yard field goal in the first quarter to give FSU a 3-0 lead in the BCS National Championship Game against Auburn...also connected on a 41-yard field goal in the third quarter and made all four of his point after attempts to tally 10 points...his PAT following Kelvin Benjamin's game-winning touchdown with 13 seconds left in the game gave him sole possession of the national record for single-season points by a kicker.
2012: Redshirt season
PERSONAL: Rated the nation's No. 3 kicker by Rivals...sixth-best kicking prospect according to ESPN.com...247Sports lists him as the nation's third-best kicker...three-star prospect according to ESPN, Rivals, Scout and 247Sports...ESPN lists him as the 105th-best overall prospect in the state of Florida...listed as the 133rd-best prospect in the state by 247 Sports...one of only three kickers to make the ESPNU150 Watch List for 2012...was rated the nation's number one kicking prospect at the age of 16 by Kohl's Kicking Camps...Kohl's said the ball explodes off his foot and that he is ready for Division I football right now...they also pointed out how well he handles pressure and that he is one of the most pure talents they have seen across the country...won the kick-off competition at the ESPN Underclassman Challenge in 2010 with a 74-yard kick that had a 4.04 second hang time...high school coach considers him an offensive weapon and the best high school kicker he's coached since UF's Caleb Sturgis...made 7-of-8 field goals as a junior with his long coming from 48 yards...also accounted for 38 touchbacks in 2010...hit two field goals from 51 yards as a sophomore...longest field goal in practice was 63 yards...attended the National Invitational Scholarship Camp...named the Most Outstanding Kicker at the Jimbo Fisher Summer Camp... started his career playing soccer before he moved over to football...also ranked as the 68th-best punter in the nation by Kohl's...favorite kicker is FSU's Groza Award winner and current Washington Redskin Graham Gano...chose FSU over interest from Tennessee, UCLA, Arkansas, LSU and Michigan.