GAINESVILLE -- The hats are out of the bag.
Several hours before the final BCS standings of the year were released on Sunday, the Orange Bowl Committee website had merchandise for sale on its official website featuring the Florida Gators vs. the Oklahoma Sooners in the BCS title game.
Buy your BCS title game gear here.
Florida (12-1), ranked No.1 by The Associated Press, defeated Alabama 31-20 on Saturday night in Atlanta to win the Southeastern Conference championship game. The Gators were ranked No.4 in the BCS standings before the game. No.2 Oklahoma (12-1) defeated Missouri 62-21 on Saturday in the Big 12 title game. Oklahoma was ranked No.2 by the BCS before Saturday night's 8 p.m. announcement of the final BCS standings.
The Orange Bowl Committee, the host of this year's BCS championship game, has dubbed the match-up between Florida and Oklahoma the "Battle by the Beach," according to official merchandise.