Sooners in the playoff, will face Alabama in Orange Bowl

Sooners in the playoff, will face Alabama in Orange Bowl

That protocol, which he recited nearly word-for-word, says that when teams are that close, certain factors should take precedence, the most notable of those being "conference champions". "So we went with the one-loss conference champion". It was the closest game Alabama played all season.

The Sooners closed out their season with a 39-27 season over Texas, the only team that beat them during the regular season, in the Big 12 Championship.

No. 2 Clemson is headed back to the Lone Star State for a second time this season and a first trip to the Cotton Bowl since 1940.

Both bowls are scheduled for December 29, and the winners will play in the January 8 championship in Santa Clara, California.

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The deal is also subject to a review every six years, at which point the three countries can decide to extend it. The action fulfills a major campaign promise for the President, to replace what he called, the "failed NAFTA ".

Oklahoma, Georgia, and Ohio State all had numbers to support a spot in the CFP, according to ESPN. The Bulldogs hung with the undefeated Crimson Tide until the 4th quarter. With the game tied and the ball at midfield with 3 minutes left, Georgia could've punted the ball and pinned the Tide deep.

Time to set the field for college football's final four. "In the end, what we decided was amongst the group of three, Oklahoma, Georgia, Ohio State, the committee voted that no one was unequivocally better than the other so then we leaned on the protocol".

Oklahoma has lost to Clemson (2015) and Georgia (2017) in its two playoff appearances.

Ohio State: QB Dwayne Haskins is the Big Ten's player of the year, leading the nation with 47 touchdown passes and 4,580 yards passing. The Bulldogs beat Hawaii in a 41-10 no-contest.

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