College Football Playoff Rankings: How They Fared Nov. 28 Update

HOW COLLEGE FOOTBALL PLAYOFF RANKINGS TEAMS FARED
The Top 25 teams in the fourth week of the College Football Playoff Rankings, their overall and conference records and their current rankings in the polls (Associated Press media / USA Today-American Football Coaches Association / National Football Foundation-Football Writers of America):

1. ALABAMA (12-0, 8-0 SEC West) (1/1/1) beat No. 13 Auburn (8-4, 5-3 SEC West) Saturday, 30-12. Next game: Saturday, Dec. 3 vs. No. 15 Florida (8-3, 6-2) in SEC Championship Game at Atlanta, Ga. (Georgia Dome), 4 p.m. (CBS).

2. OHIO STATE (11-1, 8-1 Big Ten East) (2/2/2) beat No. 3 Michigan (10-2, 7-2 Big Ten East) Saturday, 30-27 (2OT). Next game: Bowl.

3. MICHIGAN (10-2, 7-2 Big Ten East) (3/4/3) lost at No. 2 Ohio State (11-1, 8-1 Big Ten East) Saturday, 30-27 (2OT). Next game: Bowl.

4. CLEMSON (11-1, 7-1 ACC Atlantic) (4/3/4) beat South Carolina (6-6, 3-5 SEC East) Saturday, 56-7. Next game: Saturday, Dec. 3 vs. Virginia Tech (9-3, 6-2 ACC Coastal) in Atlantic Coast Conference Championship Game at Tampa, Fla. (Camping World Stadium), 8 p.m. (ABC).

5. WASHINGTON (11-1, 8-1 Pac-12 North) (6/5/5) won at No. 23 Washington State (8-4, 7-2 Pac-12 North) Friday, 45-17. Next game: Friday, Dec. 2 vs. No. 9 Colorado (10-2, 8-1 Pac-12 South) in Pacific-12 Championship Game at Santa Clara, Calif. (Levi’s Stadium), 9:30 p.m. (FOX).

6. WISCONSIN (10-2, 7-2 Big Ten West) (5/6/6) beat Minnesota (8-4, 5-4 Big Ten West) Saturday, 31-17. Next game: Saturday, Dec. 3 vs. No. 7 Penn State (10-2, 8-1 Big Ten East) in Big Ten Championship Game at Indianapolis, Ind. (Lucas Oil Stadium), 8 p.m. (FOX).

7. PENN STATE (10-2, 8-1 Big Ten East) (8/8/7) beat Michigan State (3-9, 1-8 Big Ten East) Saturday, 45-12. Next game: Saturday, Dec. 3 vs. No. 6 Wisconsin (10-2, 7-2 Big Ten West) in Big Ten Championship Game at Indianapolis, Ind. (Lucas Oil Stadium), 8 p.m. (FOX).

8. OKLAHOMA (9-2, 8-0 Big 12) (7/7/8) was idle. Next game: Saturday, Dec. 3 vs. No. 10 Oklahoma State (9-2, 7-1 Big 12), 12:30 p.m. (FOX).

9. COLORADO (10-2, 8-1 Pac-12 South) (9/9/9) beat No. 22 Utah (8-4, 5-4 Pac-12 South) Saturday, 27-22. Next game: Friday, Dec. 2 vs. No. 5 Washington (11-1, 8-1 Pac-12 North) in Pacific-12 Championship Game at Santa Clara, Calif. (Levi’s Stadium), 9:30 p.m. (FOX).

10. OKLAHOMA STATE (9-2, 7-1 Big 12) (10/10/10) was idle. Next game: Saturday, Dec. 3 at No. 8 Oklahoma (9-2, 8-0 Big 12), 12:30 p.m. (FOX).

11. LOUISVILLE (9-3, 7-2 ACC Atlantic) (11/11/12) lost to Kentucky (7-5, 4-4 SEC East) Saturday, 41-38. Next game: Bowl.

12. SOUTHERN CALIFORNIA (9-3, 7-2 Pac-12 South) (12/12/11) beat Notre Dame (4-8 Independent) Saturday, 45-27. Next game: Bowl.

13. AUBURN (8-4, 5-3 SEC West) (16/16/16) lost at No. 1 Alabama (12-0, 8-0 SEC West) Saturday, 30-12. Next game: Bowl.

14. FLORIDA STATE (9-3, 5-3 ACC Atlantic) (15/14/14) vs. No. 15 Florida (8-3, 6-2 SEC East), 31-13. Next game: Bowl.

15. FLORIDA (8-3, 6-2 SEC East) (13/13/13) at No. 14 Florida State (9-3, 5-3 ACC Atlantic) Saturday, 31-13. Next game: Saturday, Dec. 3 vs. No. 1 Alabama (12-0, 8-0) in SEC Championship Game at Atlanta, Ga. (Georgia Dome), 4 p.m. (CBS).

16. NEBRASKA (9-3, 6-3 Big Ten West) (17/15/17) lost at Iowa (8-4, 6-3 Big Ten West) Friday, 40-10. Next game: Bowl.

17. TENNESSEE (8-4, 4-4 SEC East) (24/24/21) lost at Vanderbilt (6-6, 3-5 SEC East) Saturday, 45-34. Next game: Bowl.

18. WEST VIRGINIA (9-2, 6-2 Big 12) (19/17/19) won at Iowa State (3-9, 2-7 Big 12) Saturday, 49-19. Next game: Saturday, Dec. 3 vs. Baylor (6-5, 3-5 Big 12), 3:30 p.m. (FOX Sports 1).

19. BOISE STATE (10-2, 6-2 MW Mountain) (20/19/20) lost at Air Force (9-3, 5-3 MW Mountain) Friday, 27-20. Next game: Bowl.

20. HOUSTON (9-3, 5-3 American West) (18/21/18) lost at Memphis (8-4, 5-3 American West) Friday, 48-44. Next game: Bowl.

21. WESTERN MICHIGAN (12-0, 8-0 MAC West) (14/18/15) beat Toledo (9-3, 6-2 MAC West) Friday, 55-35. Next game: Friday, Dec. 2 vs. Ohio (8-4, 6-2 MAC East) in Mid-American Conference Championship Game at Detroit, Mich. (Ford Field), 7 p.m. (ESPN2).

22. UTAH (8-4, 5-4 Pac-12 South) (21/20/22) lost at No. 9 Colorado (10-2, 8-1 Pac-12 South) Saturday, 27-22. Next game: Bowl.

22. WASHINGTON STATE (8-4, 7-2 Pac-12 North) (23/23/nr) lost to No. 5 Washington (11-1, 8-1 Pac-12 North) Friday, 45-17. Next game: Bowl.

24. STANFORD (9-3, 6-3 Pac-12 North) (26/27/26) beat Rice (3-9, 2-6 C-USA West) Saturday, 41-17. Next game: Bowl.

25. NAVY (9-2, 7-1 American West) (28/29/23) won at Southern Methodist (5-7, 3-5 American West) Saturday, 75-31. Next game: Saturday, Dec. 3 vs. Temple (9-3, 7-1 American East) in American Athletic Conference Championship Game, 12 p.m. (ABC).

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