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How the spot in the BCS championship game was won

Who voted for Florida? Who voted for Michigan? Here is a list of the 62 voters (Ohio State coach Jim Tressel abstained from voting) and whether they chose Florida as the No. 2 team behind Ohio State, or chose Michigan second in the USA Today coaches poll. Only 18 voted for Michigan ahead of the Gators and a few votes are interesting. Several of the teams (Notre Dame, Ball State, Oregon and Central Michigan) either played the Wolverines this season or will play them next season as a part of Michigan's non-conference schedule. Also, four votes came from Big 10 teams, including Michigan's Lloyd Carr. Meantime, on the Gators side, two former coaches (Steve Spurrier and Ron Zook) went Florida's way as did an archrival: Florida State's Bobby Bowden.

Coaches who voted Florida ahead of Michigan

Chuck Amato North Carolina State

Frank Beamer Virginia Tech

Jack Bicknell III Lousiana Tech

Bobby Bowden Florida State

Tommy Bowden Clemson

Jeff Bower Southern Miss

Gregg Brandon Bowling Green

Art Briles Houston

Watson Brown Alabama-Birmingham

John Bunting North Carolina

Bill Callahan Nebraska

Larry Coker Miami

Sylvester Croom Mississippi State

Darryl Dickey North Texas

Bill Doba Washington State

Dennis Franchione Texas A&M

Phillip Fulmer Tennessee

Walt Harris Stanford

Dan Hawkins Colorado

Pat Hill Fresno State

Steve Kragthorpe Tulsa

Rocky Long New Mexico

Sonny Lubick Colorado State

Dan McCarney Iowa State

Les Miles LSU

Shane Montgomery Miami-Ohio

Houston Nutt Arkansas

Tom O'Brien Boston College

Chris Petersen Boise State

Bobby Petrino Louisville

Mark Richt Georgia

Rich Rodriguez West Virginia

Bobby Ross Army

Howard Schnellenberger Florida Atlantic

Mark Snyder Marshall

Frank Solich Ohio

Steve Spurrier South Carolina

Rick Stockstill Middle Tennessee

Bob Stoops Oklahoma

Jeff Tedford California

Dick Tomey San Jose State

Tommy Tuberville Auburn

Tyrone Willingham Washington

Ron Zook Illinois

Coaches who voted Michigan

Mike Bellotti Oregon

Larry Blakeney Troy

Mack Brown Texas

Lloyd Carr Michigan

Randy Edsall Connecticut

Joe Glenn Wyoming

Terry Hoeppner Indiana

Brady Hoke Ball State

Brian Kelly Central Michigan

Mike Leach Texas Tech

Joe Novak Northern Illinois

George O'Leary Central Florida

Gary Patterson Texas Christian

Mike Riley Oregon State

Greg Schiano Rutgers

John L. Smith Michgan State

Joe Tiller Purdue

Charlie Weis Notre Dame

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