Hoefeld to start at center for No.11 Florida State
Hoefeld started four games last season but did not play in the first three games this year due to injuries. Coach Jimbo Fisher said he has been impressed with Hoefeld's comfort in making all the calls on the line.
Fisher also said after that backup running back Mario Pender is recovering well after having surgery on Wednesday due to complications from a collapsed lung. Pender was injured during practice last week.