If Ohio State gets by the defensive juggernaut of Michigan State in Indianapolis, the Buckeyes absolutely deserve to head to the final BCS Championship Game of the BCS era regardless of what happens at the SEC Championship in Atlanta.
Florida State held onto it’s No. 3 spot on the Associated Press college football poll after they pounded North Carolina State 49-17 on Saturday.
Seven-hundred and eighty-nine days after Yahoo! Sports published a lengthy investigative piece detailing dozens of allegations against the University of Miami’s athletic department; the school has finally learned its fate from the NCAA.
The long nightmare that has been the Nevin Shapiro scandal looks like it will have its final official act on Tuesday. According to CBS4 news partner the Miami Herald and the Associated Press, the University of Miami is expected to receive its NCAA punishment for the scandal on Tuesday.
After another wild weekend of upsets across the college football world, the first Bowl Championship Series standings for 2013 was released Sunday night and the team at the top was once again the Alabama Crimson Tide.
It may rank as the craziest weekend in recent Southeastern Conference history. Five conference teams in the Top 25 lost in league play Saturday, including three defeated by unranked opponents.
Florida State’s crushing victory over Clemson (51-14) in Death Valley has landed them in the No. 3 spot in AP’s Top 25 poll. Alabama came in No. 1 followed by Oregon at No. 2.
Maty Mauk threw for 295 yards in his first career start and Andrew Baggett converted five field goals to help No. 14 Missouri defeat No. 22 Florida 36-17 on Saturday and open a two-game lead in the Southeastern Conference East Division.
Year 2 in the SEC has been a huge success for Missouri. A major hurdle awaits. The 14th-ranked and undefeated Tigers will try to keep it up against one of the nation’s top defenses — minus their most indispensable player.
No. 22 Florida has lost two games and four starters this season. The Gators haven’t lost hope of winning the Southeastern Conference’s Eastern Division.