President Obama congratulates Jimbo Fisher

Friday - 1/10/2014, 6:43pm EST

Florida State head coach Jimbo Fisher speaks during a news conference for the BCS National Championship NCAA college football game Tuesday, Jan. 7, 2014, in Newport Beach, Calif. Florida State beat Auburn 34-31 to win the championship the night before. (AP Photo/Morry Gash

WASHINGTON (AP) -- President Barack Obama called Florida State football coach Jimbo Fisher on Friday to congratulate him on the Seminoles' national title.

Obama told Fisher he's looking forward to welcoming the team to the White House to celebrate the championship.

Florida State beat Auburn 34-31 on Monday night in the BCS championship game to finish the season 14-0.


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