Seminoles top Tigers, end SEC’s 7-year run

Posted: January 7, 2014 at 3:35 a.m.

Florida State's Levonte Whitfield (7) runs back a kickoff for a touchdown during the second half of the NCAA BCS National Championship college football game against Auburn Monday, Jan. 6, 2014, in Pasadena, Calif. (AP Photo/David J. Phillip)

PASADENA, Calif. — Heisman Trophy winner Jameis Winston and Florida State faced down adversity for the first time this season and showed they could take a punch if that’s what it took to win a national championship.

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