Championship Saturday...Irish find out their BCS opponent today
ATLANTA (AP) — Second-ranked Alabama plays third-ranked Georgia for the Southeastern Conference championship today at the Georgia Dome (4 p.m. EST). The winner of this game is slotted to play Notre Dame for the BCS championship on Jan. 7.
TULSA, Okla. (AP) — There are several conference championship games on tap today, starting with the Conference USA title (Noon EST). Central Florida will visit Tulsa for the C-USA crown.
CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) — The Atlantic Coast Conference will crown its champion tonight (8 p.m. EST). Georgia Tech and Florida State tangle in Charlotte, N.C.
INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — The Big Ten, which was late in coming to the conference championship scene, plays its relatively new conference title game tonight in Indianapolis (8:15 p.m. EST). Nebraska and Wisconsin are the survivors of the two Big Ten divisions and will meet for a trip to the Rose Bowl.
FORT WORTH (AP) — The 12th-ranked Oklahoma Sooners can clinch at least a share of the Big 12 title with a win today over TCU (Noon Eastern). The Sooners will qualify for a BCS bowl with a victory this afternoon and if seventh-ranked Kansas State loses tonight to Texas.