JACKSONVILLE, Fla. -- It's the Big 10 vs. the SEC ... And today the big boys are coming to town.
Mississippi State University Head Coach Dan Mullen and Northwestern University Head Coach Pat Fitzgerald will arrive in Jacksonville today to officially accept the invitation to participate in the Jan. 1, 2013 TaxSlayer.com Gator Bowl.
Fred Franklin, Chairman of the Gator Bowl Association, will officially welcome both Head Coaches at a news conference scheduled for 5:15 p.m. at the Hyatt Regency on the Northbank of the St. Johns River in ballroom four. The news conference will be followed by a reception.
Kick off for the 2013 TaxSlayer.com Gator Bowl is at noon on New Year's Day.
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