Florida State signed uncommitted four-star 2018 CB Isaiah Bolden.
While the Seminoles will take on Southern Miss next Wednesday, Dec. 27, in Shreveport, they aren't really supposed to.
But the bowl could also present its fair share of difficulty as the Seminoles aim to clinch a 7-6 record and the 41st consecutive winning season in program history.
Neither the Seminoles, ACC or NCAA noticed this, and as a result, the Independence Bowl extended an invitation to Florida State while Buffalo, Western Michigan and UTSA will all miss out on bowls this season despite being eligible.
Under that scenario - and if the information is accurate - FSU's win over Delaware State should not have counted towards the Seminoles' bowl eligibility. The Blazers can also run the ball quite effectively as they're 37th nationally (190.3 ypg); that plays right into the MAC school's strength, however, as the Bobcats are 11th in stopping the run (111.4 ypg).
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Florida State and the Atlantic Coast Conference officials did not respond to requests for comment at the time of this publication.
College football insider Brett McMurphy was able to later confirm the report, with Florida State's inclusion in a bowl game being called a "monumental oversight" that should have been caught at three levels.
Just finishing the 2017 season - period - will likely be a relief to Florida State fans.
Florida State will still play in the December 27 Independence Bowl, largely because it is too late to make a change.
Florida State notably had to scramble to get to bowl eligibility this year. The Seminoles rescheduled the game, which had been postponed indefinitely due to Hurricane Irma, to give the players a chance to play their way into the postseason and continue the streak.
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"I don't know anything about that", he said.
This means that they were not in compliance with Exception 18.104.22.168.1 in the NCAA Division I Manual.
While Florida State will still play in the Independence Bowl against Southern Mississippi, it turns out that the team never should have been invited in the first place.
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