Gators To Play Iowa In Outback Bowl

   OUTBACK BOWL
 
   Florida (8-4, SEC) vs. Iowa (8-4, Big Ten), Jan. 2, 1 p.m.
 
   LOCATION, Tampa. Fla.
 
   TOP PLAYERS
 
   Florida: RB Jordan Scarlett, 795 rushing yards, six touchdowns.
 
   Iowa: RBs LeShun Daniels Jr. and Akrum Wadley, combined 1,979 rushing yards, 20 touchdowns.
 
   NOTABLE
 
   Florida: The Gators were 6-1 in September and October, and after injuries started piling up finished 2-3 but still reached the SEC title game.
 
   Iowa: The Hawkeyes give up 353 yards per game, but allow only 17.92 points per game -- the same scoring average given up by Florida this season.
 
   LAST TIME
 
   Florida 31, Iowa 24 (Jan. 2, 2006)
 
   BOWL HISTORY
 
   Florida: Fifth time in the Outback Bowl, 43rd bowl game overall.
 
   Iowa: Fifth time in the Outback Bowl, 30th bowl game overall.

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