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Subject: Re: National Championship


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Date Posted: 11:16:00 11/28/16 Mon
In reply to: observer 's message, "Re: National Championship" on 10:46:03 11/28/16 Mon

I have a hard time seeing the committee "hosing" Ohio State in favor of Oklahoma, given the 45-24 beatdown that the Buckeyes put on the Sooners in Norman. That kind of decision would be a de facto statement that conference championships matter more than overall resume, head-to-head and strength of schedule, all of which favor Ohio State.

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Date Posted: 13:30:01 11/28/16 Mon

your sentence omitted

...who lost to Penn State later in the year.


Momentum is often one of the metrics that such committees use. A big win by the Sooners could vault them in. Don't forget the "make up" factor of excluding the Big12 last season.

It does depend on this weekend's games, though... A Colorado win will keep the Pac12 out, and get the Buckeyes in.

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