The SEC has six teams represented in the rankings, including Alabama, Georgia, LSU, No. 13 Florida, No. 17 Kentucky and No. 21 Mississippi State. Every team inside the top 10 won and only Oklahoma, which hosted rival Oklahoma State, had a game that was close on the scoreboard.
In the four-year history of the College Football Playoff, the four teams at the top of the rankings after three weeks have never all made it to the semifinals. The night slate features a couple of intriguing games, including Cincinnati at UCF, Arizona at Washington State, San Diego State-Fresno State and Iowa State at Texas. Herbstreit said Michigan's playoff chances will all come down to the Ohio State game. Mississippi State 22. Northwestern 23.
The Big 12 got some solid respect from the committee.
This would be Notre Dame's first loss of the season.
And if you are a BC fan, this whole thing is made worse by the fact that you need to root for Notre Dame, as an Irish win would help BC in the ACC standings.
Rivals rates Liufau as the No. 10 player in the state of Hawaii.