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Auburn’s Pearl aims to bring in wins not just fans

AUBURN, Ala. (AP) — Bruce Pearl has hobnobbed with the students, courted fans and generally been selling Auburn’s basketball program to anyone who would listen.

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Playoff spreads championship hope and big games

In this Oct. 16, 2014, file photo, Utah wide receiver Dres Anderson (6) catches a pass in the end zone during the first quarter against Oregon State in an NCAA college football game in Corvallis, Ore. The pass was ruled incomplete after Anderson had the ball knocked out of his hands. Dres Anderson will miss the rest of the season with a knee injury.The Utes announced the injury to their top receiver Wednesday, Oct. 29, 2014. (AP Photo/Troy Wayryne, File)

Back when the Bowl Championship Series decided major college football’s champion, its defenders would talk about how it enhanced the regular season and how a larger playoff would take away from it.

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Mississippi State, Florida State top playoff list

In this Oct. 25, 2014, file photo, Mississippi State quarterback Dak Prescott celebrates after running for a touchdown during the second half of an NCAA college football game against Kentucky at Commonwealth Stadium in Lexington, Ky. The first of seven top-25 rankings done by a 12-member selection committee was released Tuesday, Oct. 28, 2014. Mississippi State, Florida State, Auburn, Mississippi are the top four teams in the first College Football Playoff rankings. (AP Photo/David Stephenson, File)

GRAPEVINE, Texas (AP) — The College Football Playoff selection committee has spoken — and it likes the SEC.

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LSU-Alabama set for 7 p.m. kickoff on Nov. 8

BATON ROUGE, La. (AP) — The No. 16-ranked Tigers and No. 3 Crimson Tide will meet at 7 p.m. Nov. 8 on CBS.

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South Carolina falls 42-35 to No. 5 Auburn

South Carolina coach Steve Spurrier walks off the field after the team's 42-35 loss to Auburn in an NCAA college football game on Saturday, Oct. 25, 2014, in Auburn, Ala. (AP Photo/Butch Dill)

AUBURN, Ala. (AP) — Steve Spurrier had already decided overtime wasn’t an option.

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