The BCS Bowl Pairings 2012 results are in and we all know that No. 1 Notre Dame will play No. 2 Alabama for the Discover BCS National Championship. There is no other perfect blue-sky winter for the Fighting Irish which no doubt fooled us all in believing Notre Dame was overachieving and would lose to USC on Nov. 24. After all cinderella story do exist in College Football.
Football 2012 season ended with teams wishing they could be part of the final BCS standings in the nation. Here are the conference winners quick recap;
Florida State wins ACC in beating Georgia Tech, while unranked Louisville won the Big East by beating Rutgers on Thursday. Surprising Wisconsin sneaked in via back door to win the Big Ten by routing Nebraska and Oklahoma beat TCU to win the Big 12 conference. Stanford survive the UCLA rally to win the Pac-12 while Alabama won the epic matchup on SEC championship in beating rival Georgia Bulldogs.
"I'm excited to announce that the Discover BCS National Championship will match up No. 1 Notre Dame and No. 2 Alabama on January 7," said Bill Hancock, Executive Director of the Bowl Championship Series. "These two storied programs, this year's undisputed top two teams, will square off in a must-see event. We also have an intriguing and exciting full slate of BCS games, plus a tremendous lineup of other bowls to once again cap off the best regular season in sports."
The BCS Bowl pairings are as follows (all times ET and all games will be televised on ESPN):
Rose Bowl Game presented by VIZIO
January 1, Pasadena, CA, 5:00 pm
Stanford vs Wisconsin
Discover Orange Bowl
January 1, Miami, FL, 8:30 pm
Florida State vs Northern Illinois
Allstate Sugar Bowl
January 2, New Orleans, LA, 8:30 pm
Florida vs Louisville
Tostitos Fiesta Bowl
January 3, Glendale, AZ, 8:30 pm
Kansas State vs Oregon
BCS National Championship, in Miami, FL Mon.,
Jan. 7, 8:30 p.m. EST, ESPN Notre Dame vs. Alabama
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