Unlike last weekend, Week 12 doesn't have five games that jump off the page as definite BCS busters. But sometimes, those are the weeks where the BCS is most likely to get busted.
Besides, even without a plethora of ranked-on-ranked matchups, its not like this week lacks for intrigue; there are still plenty of games that could alter the shape of bowl season.
Stanford finds itself in the spotlight once again, heading to USC for a huge game against the rival Trojans, just a week removed from beating also-rival Oregon on its home field.
Beyond that, games in the Big 12, Big Ten and SEC could all determine the fate of conferences and divisions, while one mid-week sleeper from a non-BCS league might turn out to have massive national upshots.
Bleacher Report's BCS Guru, Sam Chi, compiled a list of the five biggest impact games on the schedule this week and weekend. Here's a quick preview of each.