College Football Playoff unveils final Top 25


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College Football Playoff unveils final Top 25

The College Football Playoff matchups are set and the committee revealed its final CFP Top 25 Sunday.

In case you missed it, No. 2 Clemson will make its first Cotton Bowl appearance since the 1939 season, meeting No. 3 Notre Dame in Arlington, Texas. No. 1 Alabama faces No. 4 Oklahoma in the Orange Bowl.

Clemson opponents in Texas A&M (19) and Syracuse (20) each finished in the top-20.

UCF finished the highest-ever of any Group of 5 team at No. 8.

The SEC led the way with eight top-25 teams, doubling up the next-best Power 5 in the Big 12 and Big Ten (4).

CFP Top 25 - Final rankings

1. Alabama (13-0)

2. Clemson (13-0)

3. Notre Dame (12-0)

4. Oklahoma (12-1)

5. Georgia (11-2)

6. Ohio State (12-1)

7. Michigan (10-2)

8. UCF (12-0)

9. Washington (10-3)

10. Florida (9-3)

11. LSU (9-3)

12. Penn State (9-3)

13. Washington State (10-2)

14. Kentucky (9-3)

15. Texas (9-4)

16. West Virginia (8-3)

17. Utah (9-4)

18. Mississippi State (8-4)

19. Texas A&M (8-4)

20. Syracuse (9-3)

21. Fresno State (11-2)

22. Northwestern (8-5)

23. Missouri (8-4)

24. Iowa State (8-4)

25. Boise State (10-3)

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