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Gators, Outback Bowl score big in ratings



The Jan. 1 Outback Bowl between Penn State and Florida drew a 7.05 national TV rating on ABC, according to Neilsen Media Research.

The game, which was the 25th Anniversary of the bowl and featured legendary coach Joe Paterno and the final game for outgoing Florida coach Urban Meyer, was the highest rated college football game on ABC this year.

[Last modified: Friday, January 7, 2011 4:44pm]


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