OU’s schedule strength will top OSU’s, but that’s not only factor


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SBNation.com— The committee’s already said OU’s faced a tougher path, and that advantage will only grow. The College Football Playoff field of four teams will be set on Sunday. A couple teams who have a real shot of making it in are No. 5 Oklahoma and No. 6 Ohio State. Both teams will play in conference championships on Saturday, but the Sooners are already ahead of the Buckeyes in one category. That would be strength of schedule. Here’s what committee chairperson Robert Mullens said after Tuesday night’s...

www.washingtonpost.com—U.S. women’s soccer team will take on tough schedule before World Cup. The top-ranked Americans will face five of the top eight teams in the FIFA rankings before the tournament in France.

SBNation.com—How Week 12’s top-25 games will change the New Year’s picture. Keeping track of top-25 results, with postseason notes on each game as it goes final. Week 11 was probably the least consequential of the 2018 college football season, with zero top-10 teams losing. Well, Week 12 might be more of the same at the top, but remember: the madness is in the middle this year. And there are big stakes (even before the inevitable upsets), though we’re kicking most of them down the road to Rivalry Weekend. Below, we’re keeping track of each top-25 game’s impact, both...

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