Ohio State University will not be in the College Football Playoff, Oklahoma gets 4th spot

Ohio State University will not be in the College Football Playoff, Oklahoma gets 4th spot
Ohio State finished at No. 6 in the College Football Playoff rankings (WOIO)

CLEVELAND, OH (WOIO) - Despite winning the Big Ten Championship it wasn’t enough for the Ohio State University, OSU will not be in the College Football Playoff.

Here are the games for the final four:

  • University of Alabama (1) vs. University of Oklahoma (4)
  • Clemson University (2) vs. University of Notre Dame (3)

Ohio State finished at No. 6 in the College Football Playoff rankings.

Here were the teams ahead of Ohio State before the College Football Playoff announcement was made:

No. 1 University of Alabama 13-0

  • The Crimson Tide defeated the Georgia Bulldogs 35-28 in the SEC Championship

No. 2 Clemson University 13-0

  • The Tigers defeated the Pittsburgh Panthers 42-10 in the ACC Championship

No. 3 University of Notre Dame 12-0

  • The team did not play on Saturday

No. 4 University of Georgia 11-2

  • The Bulldogs were defeated by the Crimson Tide 35-28 in the SEC Championship

No. 5 University of Oklahoma 12-1

  • The Sooners defeated the Texas Longhorns 39-27 in the Big 12 Championship

No. 6 Ohio State University 12-1

  • OSU defeated Northwestern 45-24 in the Big Ten Championship

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