A showdown is set between No. 1 Alabama and No. 4 Auburn, as the Tigers made a crucial jump in the Week 14 BCS Rankings to set up the Top Five tangle.
Florida State remained in the BCS Championship Game picture at No. 2, while Ohio State held on to the No. 3 spot, where it remains on-deck for a national title berth and on a nation-leading 23-game winning streak.
Elsewhere, Baylor fell from No. 4 to No. 9 with its loss to Oklahoma State, while the Cowboys climbed to No. 7.
The big shocker of this week's standings was the leap by Northern Illinois ahead of Fresno State to No. 14, putting the Huskies on pace for their second straight BCS bid.
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