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Starting with Washington-Colorado on Friday night, five conference championships are up for grabs this weekend, and they will go a long way toward determining who makes the playoff.
It's not The Game, but Penn State and Wisconsin are evenly matched teams with everything to play for. In the Pac-12, Washington must ace its final interview for playoff consideration.
Six years ago Clemson's Dabo Swinney interviewed Justin Fuente for offensive coordinator. Swinney passed, but the decision worked out well for both.
Nick Saban might not like being a huge favorite vs. Florida in the SEC title game, but an ugly season turned in by the rest of the league is to blame.
Oklahoma State's James Washington and Oklahoma's Dede Westbrook should provide an interesting subplot to Saturday's de facto Big 12 title game.
Frank Beamer's final years at Virginia Tech fell short of the high standard he set, but he clearly left good ingredients for successor Justin Fuente.
|Mississippi Valley State||1-8||1-10|
|North Carolina Central||8-0||9-2|
|North Carolina A&T||7-1||9-3|
|South Carolina State||5-3||5-6|