2005 Toyota Gator Bowl
60th Gator Bowl
1234 Total
Florida State 103107 30
West Virginia 12033 18
DateJanuary 1, 2005
StadiumAlltel Stadium
LocationJacksonville, Florida
MVPLeon Washington
Kay-Jay Harris
RefereeLand Clark (Pac-10)
United States TV coverage
AnnouncersTom Hammond and Pat Haden
Gator Bowl
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The 2005 Gator Bowl was a post-season college football bowl game between the Florida State Seminoles and the West Virginia Mountaineers on January 1, 2005, at Alltel Stadium in Jacksonville, Florida. It was the final game of the 2004 NCAA Division I FBS football season for each team and resulted in a 30–18 Florida State Victory. West Virginia represented the Big East Conference while Florida State represented the Atlantic Coast Conference (ACC).[1]


  1. ^ "Rix, Washington help Bowden to 18th bowl win". ESPN.com. January 1, 2005. Retrieved January 22, 2010.