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Remember the Auburn Tigers? They're the reigning national champions.
Imagine, for a moment, the ultimate college football road trip: the chance to see 20 games spread over 15 weeks — but with a few caveats.
Called in by the Department of Justice to explain how major college football crowns a champion, the head of the Bowl Championship Series spent an hour and a half making a case for the much-criticized system.
The Justice Department's antitrust division will meet with the BCS this summer, following up on concerns the department raised with the NCAA about college football's postseason format.
NCAA President Mark Emmert told the Justice Department Wednesday that its questions about the lack of a playoff system for college football are best directed to another group _ the Bowl Championship Series.
The Fiesta Bowl will be allowed to remain part of the Bowl Championship Series, though it must pay a $1 million fine for apparent illegal campaign contributions and inappropriate spending.
The Bowl Championship Series is facing a threat that's greater than any lawmaker or political action committee pushing for a playoff.
This season's Bowl Championship Series is all about introductions. Four of the five BCS matchups set Sunday are first meetings between the teams, highlighted by No. 1 Auburn against No. 2 Oregon in the national championship game.
South Florida's Skip Holtz once coached at Connecticut, sharing a vision of the then-upstart Huskies eventually competing for bowl bids and prospering on college football's highest level.