Notre Dame dominated Syracuse and is one game from the CFP. Ohio State held on to keep its B1G hopes alive. What else have we learned in Week 12?
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Trace McSorley threw two touchdown passes to tight end Pat Freiermuth and No. 16 Penn State's defense set up two touchdowns with turnovers in a 20-7 victory over Rutgers on Saturday, sending the Scarlet Knights to their 10th straight loss.
- CFP's top 10 unchanged for 1st time in rankings
- Lions, Penn State trailblazer Triplett dies at 92
- Michigan steps into CFP's top 4; Bama still No. 1
- Bama atop 1st CFP; Clemson, LSU, Irish follow
Even with the College Football Playoff selection committee's top 25 still battling for semifinal and New Year's Six bowl positions, it's never too early to look ahead to next season.
The College Football Playoff's top 10 is unchanged from last week -- the first time that has happened in the rankings' history.
Trace McSorley tied Penn State's record for wins by a quarterback with his 29th, and 21st-ranked Nittany Lions beat Wisconsin 22-10 on Saturday.
Alabama earned another shutout, Michigan kept rolling with an easy win over Rutgers and Northwestern (!) will play for the B1G title. What else did we learn?
Wally Triplett, the first African-American player to start at Penn State, died Thursday at age 92. He was drafted by the NFL's Lions in 1949.
Michigan is up to No. 4 in the CFP rankings this week after Saturday's big win over rival Penn State and LSU's shutout loss to No. 1 Alabama.
Ivan Maisel, Ryan McGee & Chris Low discuss Alabama's dominant win (3:58), UGA claiming the East (13:48), a wild weekend in the Big 12 (19:05), Michigan continuing to roll (31:00) and more. Plus, Talk Nerdy To Me (35:11), Walk-Ons (42:33) and Extra Points (51:28).
Shea Patterson accounted for three touchdowns and No. 5 Michigan put together a dominant performance on defense in a 42-7 win over No. 14 Penn State on Saturday.
It's going to be Alabama vs. Georgia for the SEC title. Meanwhile, Michigan keeps rolling, and West Virginia won a classic over Texas. What else have we learned?