Northwestern University senior Jared Carpenter led the team in tackles with 10, which earned him the TaxSlayer.com Gator Bowl Most Valuable Player award. From left, Gator Bowl Association Chairman Fred Franklin, TaxSlayer.com Vice President Brian Rhodes and Northwestern head coach Pat Fitzgerald look on after Northwestern’s 34-20 win Tuesday over Mississippi State University at EverBank Field. Photos by Joe Wilhelm Jr.. Purchase this photo
Bolles School Head Football Coach Corky Rogers (right) was honored as one of two new members of the TaxSlayer.com Gator Bowl Hall of Fame at the coaches luncheon Monday at the Osborn Center. Rogers played for Georgia Tech in the 1965 Gator Bowl and Donald Orr played for Vanderbilt University in 1955 game. Gator Bowl Association Chairman Fred Franklin stands next to Rogers. Photos by Joe Wilhelm Jr.. Purchase this photo
Northwestern University defeated Mississippi State University 34-20 Tuesday in the 2013 TaxSlayer.com Gator Bowl at EverBank Field. Here’s a look at some of the scenes from the game and the events this week that led up to the annual Jacksonville college bowl game.