It’s going to be hard to keep Washington out of the College Football Playoff now.
Washington, ranked No. 4 in the most recent rankings, walloped No. 8 Colorado 41-10 Friday night in the Pac-12 title game in a performance that could prove to be the cherry on top of the Huskies’ College Football Playoff resume.
After the latest CFP rankings were unveiled Tuesday, selection committee chairman Kirby Hocutt said the separation between Washington and No. 5 Michigan was “very, very small.” But two-loss Michigan won’t play this weekend because of its defeat to Ohio State last weekend, leaving the door open for Washington to widen the gap.
Washington didn’t exactly put on an offensive clinic Friday night in Santa Clara, but its defense proved that it is one of the nation’s best by limiting the Buffs to 163 yards and forcing three interceptions. And though Jake Browning and the Huskies’Read More »from Washington cruises to Pac-12 title, likely seals spot in College Football Playoff