August 28, 1993: Florida State opens its season with a 42-0 win against Kansas in the Kickoff Classic held at the Meadowlands in New Jersey.
The Seminoles went on to win the national championship this season. They finished 12-1 after beating Nebraska in the Orange Bowl. Quarterback Charlie Ward won the Heisman Trophy.
Against Kansas, linebacker Derrick Brooks was named the game's most outstanding player. The Seminoles were leading by a touchdown in the second quarter when the Jayhawks had four plays from the Florida State 1-yard line but failed to score.