For 3rd week, 'Bama, Clemson, ND, Mich top CFP; UCF's path

25 November, 2018, 11:59 | Author: George Williams
  • Florida Gators' New Year's Six bowl chances look better in latest College Football Playoff rankings

"We spent considerable time talking about UCF and Ohio State", committee chair Rob Mullens told ESPN on Tuesday night. With so many competitive games going on in week 13 including top 25 teams, a lot of turnover and change should be expected, especially in the back end of the rankings. Maybe. Imbalanced conferences have set traps for playoff contenders that UCF athletic director Danny White could not have laid out any better.

On Sunday, Texas moved from No. 13 to No. 11 in the AP poll, and from No. 14 to No. 11 in the USA Today Coaches Poll.

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CFP executive director Bill Hancock has often said there is no glass ceiling on the Group of Five teams.

Texas has now won two games in a row after dropping two straight to Oklahoma State and West Virginia. The Panthers will play Clemson in the ACC Championship Game on December 1. If the Gators hold that spot, they will likely earn an at-large appearance in one of the major bowl games, probably the Peach Bowl on December 29 or the Fiesta Bowl on January 1. Let's look at what has to happen for the Knights to make it in to the final foursome.

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UCF doesn't have those victories this season. Those two teams play Friday night in Morgantown.

One potential opponent: UCF. While the Knights still have no real shot at making the four-team playoff given the number of teams ahead of them, simply moving ahead of Ohio State is a big step for those who believe that UCF has been disrespected compared to brand-name programs like Ohio State. The conference title game losers could still be in the mix, but what if these are the conference title games losers? Or Oklahoma, 12-1 with a Big 12 championship?

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Assuming Clemson gets a mulligan and gets into the playoff, every other team would have at least two losses.

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