This week’s high-profile match-ups:
6 Georgia @ 9 Kentucky - 2:30 CDT - CBS
The winner of this game will represent the Eastern Division in the SEC Championship, which will likely line up one of these teams to be one win away from the CFP (even if it is a date with Bama for the SEC Championship.)
13 West Virginia @ 17 Texas - 2:30 CDT - FOX
This game will make major waves in the Big 12 standings and the winner of this game will be lined up to head straight through to the title game. With the Longhorns coming off of a loss to Oklahoma State last week,
14 Penn State @ 5 Michigan - 2:45 CDT - ESPN
With Michigan looking to enter the Top 4 with a win, the Penn State Nittany Lions are eager to play spoiler and effectively end their playoff hopes.
1 Alabama @ 3 LSU - 7:00 CDT - CBS
In this week’s main event, the best team in the country, the Alabama Crimson Tide, face their biggest test of the season as they head to Baton Rouge to take on the defensive-minded LSU Tigers. In a battle of two teams projected for the playoffs, the fireworks should be full on display for the whole country to see.
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