The SEC has dominated the college football world in recent years.
Each of the last five national championships have gone to a member of this power conference.
With LSU looking strong at No. 1, Alabama the top-ranked one-loss team and Arkansas lurking at No. 6, the conference is in a great position yet again.
However, it's too early to hand them a sixth straight title.
Here are 10 scenarios in which another conference could bring home the 2011-2012 National Championship.