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No. 5 Oklahoma State takes on No. 9 Baylor for Big 12 title

Dec. 02, 2021 16:27 PM EST

No. 5 Oklahoma State (11-1, 8-1 Big 12, No. 5 CFP) vs. No. 9 Baylor (10-2, 7-2, No. 9), Saturday at noon EST (ABC) in Arlington, Texas. Line: Oklahoma State by 5 1/2, according to FanDuel Sportsbook. Series record: Oklahoma State leads 22-18. ...

AAC title on line as No. 3 Cincinnati hosts No. 16 Houston

Dec. 02, 2021 16:19 PM EST

Houston (11-1, 8-0 American Athletic Conference, No. 21 CFP) at No. 3 (Cincinnati (12-0, 8-0, No. 4), Saturday at 4 p.m. EST (ABC). Line: Cincinnati by 10 1/2, according to FanDuel Sportsbook. Series record: Houston leads 15-12. ...

Take 2: Oregon, Utah meet again with Pac-12 on the line

Dec. 02, 2021 15:33 PM EST

Just 13 days after Utah knocked Oregon out of contention for a College Football Playoff berth, the two teams meet again to decide the Pac-12 champion. The winner of Friday night's game in Las Vegas will be going to the Rose Bowl on New Year's Day. ...

Playoff spot on line as Tide face Bulldogs in SEC title game

Dec. 02, 2021 15:05 PM EST

No. 1 Georgia (12-0, 8-0 SEC, No. 1 CFP) vs. No. 4 Alabama (11-1, 7-1, No. 3), Saturday at 4 p.m. EST (CBS). Line: Georgia by 6 1/2, according to FanDuel Sportsbook. Series record: Alabama leads 41-25-4. WHAT’S AT STAKE? ...

Oklahoma State faces Baylor for Big 12 title with eye on CFP

Dec. 02, 2021 13:46 PM EST

ARLINGTON, Texas (AP) — Oklahoma State coach Mike Gundy feels his team has been in playoff mode for several weeks. With one more win and a little help, the fifth-ranked Cowboys could be one of the four teams in the actual College Football Playoff. A victory in their...

No. 3 Cincinnati hosts No. 16 Houston for AAC championship

Dec. 02, 2021 12:28 PM EST

CINCINNATI (AP) — There are larger implications for No. 3 Cincinnati — namely staying in the College Football Playoff picture — when the Bearcats meets No. 16 Houston in the American Athletic Conference championship. But the Bearcats certainly need a win Saturday to...

College Football Playoff expansion talks inch forward

Dec. 01, 2021 19:57 PM EST

DALLAS (AP) — The latest meeting on expanding the College Football Playoff wrapped up without a resolution Wednesday as the people involved agreed to keep talking. CFP Executive Director Bill Hancock said there remains a strong consensus among the management committee,...

Championship picks: Georgia over Tide, Michigan over Iowa

Dec. 01, 2021 15:42 PM EST

Those conference championship upsets with the potential to create College Football Playoff chaos scenarios never actually happen. As AP Top 25 college football poll voter Brett McMurphy of Action Network pointed out, only six teams that went into championship weekend...

Michigan moves to 2nd in CFP rankings; coachless Irish 6th

Nov. 30, 2021 23:39 PM EST

DALLAS (AP) — Michigan moved up to No. 2 Tuesday night in the second-to-last College Football Playoff rankings, joining Georgia, Alabama and Cincinnati in the top four heading into conference championship weekend. Oklahoma State is fifth going into the Big 12...

LSU, Kelly agree to 10-year contract worth at least $95M

Nov. 30, 2021 17:48 PM EST

LSU flew newly hired coach Brian Kelly on a private jet to Baton Rouge, where he was greeted Tuesday by fans, dignitaries and the Golden Band from Tigerland after agreeing to a 10-year contract worth $95 million plus incentives. The hiring of Kelly — who has Notre Dame...