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Ringling Bros. elephant picks BCS championship winner

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TAMPA, FL (WFLA) - Forget what the sportscasters are saying.  A pachyderm prognosticator made her pick Friday for the winner of Monday's BCS championship game.

Kelly Ann, an elephant in the Ringling Brothers Barnum & Bailey Circus, chose the Florida State University Seminoles to triumph over the Auburn Tigers.  Kelly Ann was presented with flags from each of the teams, and picked the garnet and gold.

Fans from both teams were on hand for the selection. 

The BCS championship game kicks off at 8:30 p.m. Eastern Time on Monday, January 6th.

Ringling Bros. Barnum & Bailey is presenting their LEGENDS! show at the Tampa Bay Times Forum through Sunday, January 5th.  For tickers and more information, click here.

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