1. Florida State Bests Auburn as BCS Goes out in Blaze of Glory

    PASADENA, Calif.—After 16 years, the BCS is finally dead. But it did not go away quietly. And for that, college football is grateful...

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  2. BCS Boss Bill Hancock Talks End of 1 Era and College Football's New Dawn

    NEWPORT BEACH, Calif.—When Bill Hancock joined the BCS in 2005, his job was to catch flak and deflect it...

    Samuel Chi Written by Samuel Chi about 11 months ago 9,472 reads 43 comments

  3. BCS Years in Review: 2005, Perfect Season Ends at the Rose Bowl

    Part 8 of a series : Over the next few weeks, I will be reviewing each of the 16 seasons since the Bowl Championship Series came into existence in 1998...

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  4. BCS Years in Review: 2004, Unbeaten Auburn Left out in the Cold

    Part 7 of a series : Over the next few weeks, I will be reviewing each of the 16 seasons since the Bowl Championship Series came into existence in 1998...

    Samuel Chi Written by Samuel Chi about 11 months ago 6,853 reads 12 comments

  5. BCS Years in Review: 2003, Nightmare of Split National Championship

    Part 6 of a series: Over the next few weeks, I will be reviewing each of the 16 seasons since the Bowl Championship Series came into existence in 1998...

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  6. BCS Years in Review: 2002, Controversy on Field Mars Perfect Ending

    Part 5 of a series: Over the next few weeks, I will be reviewing each of the 16 seasons since the Bowl Championship Series came into existence in 1998...

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  7. BCS Years in Review: 2001, Nebraska Fiasco Rocks College Football

    Part 4 of a series: Over the next few weeks, I will be reviewing each of the 16 seasons since the Bowl Championship Series came into existence in 1998...

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  8. BCS Years in Review: 2000, FSU-Miami Sows Seeds of Controversy

    Part 3 of a series: Over the next few weeks, I will be reviewing each of the 16 seasons since the Bowl Championship Series came into existence in 1998...

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  9. BCS Years in Review: 1999, FSU Ends Michael Vick's Quest for Perfection

    Part 2 of a series: Over the next few weeks, I will be reviewing each of the 16 seasons since the Bowl Championship Series came into existence in 1998...

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  10. BCS Years in Review: 1998, New Beginning for College Football

    Part 1 of a series: Beginning this week, I will review each of the 16 seasons since the Bowl Championship Series came into existence in 1998...

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  11. BCS Enters Ash Heap of History: College Football Might Miss It

    For all intents and purposes, the BCS era is over. There is still the championship game and so-called BCS bowls to be played, but as a mechanism to set up postseason play, it's already a museum piece...

    Samuel Chi Written by Samuel Chi about 12 months ago 9,534 reads 87 comments

  12. BCS Era Reaches Its End, but What Would Playoff Committee Have Done?

    The Bowl Championship Series era unofficially ended Sunday night with the release of the final set of BCS standings ...

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  13. Projected BCS Rankings 2013: Final Top 25 BCS Standings Predictions

    Did the BCS work? Well, in its final season, it did. Like magic. For Auburn. The Tigers' storybook season gained steam with the " Miracle on the Plains ," when they miraculously defeated Georgia on a 4th-and-forever Hail Mary...

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  14. Michigan State Still Rose Bowl-Bound Even with Big Ten Title Game Loss?

    It's Pasadena or...Pasadena? Michigan State will potentially be in a win-win situation Saturday night in the Big Ten Championship Game against Ohio State. Win, and the Spartans claim the conference title to earn a trip to the Rose Bowl...

    Samuel Chi Written by Samuel Chi about 12 months ago 8,863 reads 16 comments

  15. Alabama Dynasty in BCS Era: First Among Equals or Overhyped?

    Alabama's quest for a BCS championship three-peat in all likelihood ended on the dramatic final play of the Iron Bowl , when Chris Davis ran 109 yards to take home a missed field goal for the winning touchdown...

    Samuel Chi Written by Samuel Chi about 12 months ago 26,623 reads 423 comments

  16. Ohio State Might Get Jumped by SEC Champion in BCS Standings?

    Even before the latest BCS standings were released Sunday night, this burning question lit up Twitter and talk show phone lines alike: Will a one-loss SEC champion get past Ohio ...

    Samuel Chi Written by Samuel Chi about 12 months ago 76,482 reads 869 comments

  17. Projected BCS Rankings 2013: Week 15 Top 25 BCS Standings Predictions

    When Chris Davis ran back a missed Alabama field goal from under his goalposts all the way to the other end zone, he did his part to end the Crimson Tide's two-year reign as BCS champions...

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  18. Northern Illinois vs. Fresno State: Best BCS Race in 2013

    When the Week 13 BCS standings were unveiled Sunday, the biggest surprise didn't come anywhere near the top of the standings. Rather, it was the inexplicable jump by Northern Illinois (No...

    Samuel Chi Written by Samuel Chi about 12 months ago 28,399 reads 125 comments

  19. BCS Standings: Alabama, FSU, OSU and Process of Elimination

    With just two weeks left in the 2013 college football regular season, the BCS title game matchup will be decided by a series of elimination games...

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  20. Projected BCS Rankings 2013: Week 14 Top 25 BCS Standings Predictions

    And then there are three. As another undefeated team bites the dust—this time it's Baylor getting blown out by Oklahoma State, 49-17—the BCS title game picture actually is becoming more and less clear at the same time...

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  21. BCS Era's Top 10 Late-Season Upsets of Title Contenders

    On paper, a matchup between No. 1 Alabama and No. 2 Florida State looks all but inevitable at this point...

    Samuel Chi Written by Samuel Chi about 1 year ago 10,592 reads 22 comments

  22. BCS Berths Could Be Decided by American, ACC and Pac-12 Tiebreakers

    If it's late November, it must be that time of the year. 'Tis the season of tiebreakers. With three weeks remaining in the regular season (two in conferences not holding title ...

    Samuel Chi Written by Samuel Chi about 1 year ago 4,324 reads 5 comments

  23. Ohio State Stays Ahead of Baylor in BCS Standings, but Will It Last?

    What does a lead of .0013 in the average score of the BCS standings mean? That's the margin by which Ohio State has kept the No. 3 spot over Baylor in the latest BCS standings —defying our projections , but just barely...

    Samuel Chi Written by Samuel Chi about 1 year ago 20,002 reads 300 comments

  24. Projected BCS Rankings 2013: Week 13 Top 25 BCS Standings Predictions

    Ohio State's quest for a shot at the BCS title just got a little more difficult. After a lackluster victory over lowly Illinois, in which the Buckeyes led by just 12 at one ...

    Samuel Chi Written by Samuel Chi about 1 year ago 146,597 reads 766 comments

  25. Top 10 BCS Impact Games for Rest of College Football Season

    Only four weeks are left in college football's BCS era. While an Alabama-Florida State BCS championship game is looking increasingly inevitable, strange things could still happen to derail this now much-anticipated matchup...

    Samuel Chi Written by Samuel Chi about 1 year ago 9,560 reads 19 comments