Though we are all awaiting games in the BCS, it is never too early to break down which teams will be the favorites to land in next season's games.
For now, the Big East remains as an automatic qualifying conference towards the BCS, and the SEC has continued to defy all odds by having two teams in the latest BCS National Championship.
What conference is in store to end the supremacy of the SEC? Can the Pac-12 or the Big 12 step up, or will we see continuing dominance?
Before we see an SEC team falter, the other contenders must first win their very own conferences. So, here are your way-too-early projected favorites in next year's BCS conferences.
Note: Favorites listed on bottom with projected preseason rankings next August