Palo Alto must have a lot of astronomy majors these days, because the stars are starting to align for the Stanford Cardinal to sneak into the BCS championship game. The Cardinal are still undefeated and currently sixth in the BCS rankings.
They’ll need some specific things to happen if they want to end up in the title game (they must go undefeated, for starters). But it may be easier for Stanford to realize their dreams than they think.
Here’s how and why they can maneuver their way into the BCS National Championship Game.