copy the NFL conference way, top 6 are in, top 2 get byes, reward the 5 BCS conf champs (sorry Big East) & give it to 1 wildcard/at-large team. rotate the games through the 4 BCS games & promote the Cotton. try to make the game site more convenient for the higher seeded team.
PLAYOFFS! Sat. Dec. 17th @ 4 & 8
#3 Oklahoma State (11-1, Big 12 Champ) vs. #6 Clemson (10-3, ACC Champ) @ Cotton Bowl
#4 Oregon (11-2, PAC Champ) vs #4 Wisconsin (11-2, B1G Champ) @ Rose Bowl
SEMIFINALS! Mon. Dec 2nd (New Year's Day) @ 4 & 8
#1 LSU (13-0, SEC Champ) vs Oregon/Wisconsin winner @ Sugar Bowl
#2 Alabama (11-1, at-large) vs OSU/Clemson winner @ Orange Bowl
CHAMPIONSHIP! Mon. Dec 9th @ 8
#1 vs #2 @ Fiesta Bowl
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