Lot of BCS scenarios swirling

BATON ROUGE, La. -- The “what if” scenarios are everywhere in anticipation of Friday’s Arkansas-LSU showdown.

From some of college football’s finest tailgating spots on the LSU campus to the Tiger Stadium press box, everybody wants to know what the BCS standings will look like on Sunday if Arkansas wins here today.

Granted, part of it will depend on what Alabama does at Auburn on Saturday.

Generally, though, ESPN’s BCS standings guru, Brad Edwards, thinks Arkansas would move ahead of LSU in the two human polls, but that LSU’s strength in the computers would likely keep the Tigers ahead of the Hogs in the BCS standings.

One of the factors that could affect that is if Arkansas were to win big and move to No. 1 in the human polls.

Of course, if LSU wins, the Tigers would clinch the Western Division title and go to the Georgia Dome next Saturday to face Georgia in the SEC championship game.