College Football Week 12 rundown
The league is reaching its business end.
College Football is winding down to the stage that conference title game opponents are decided. Alabama and Clemson are having tune-up games before their respective traditional rivalry games against Auburn and South Carolina, respectively.
Here are some of the scores from the College Football Playoff's Top 5 games with CFP rankings in parentheses.
(1) Alabama 56, Mercer 0
The Crimson Tide rolled over Mercer at home to improve their record to 11-0 against their FCS in-state opponent. Alabama (11-0, 7-0 SEC) racked up 530 total yards and only allowed 161 from Mercer. The Mercer Bears dropped to 5-6 in their FCS season. Calvin Ridley of Alabama caught three receptions for 103 yards and a touchdown in the win.
Alabama's next game will be at Auburn (9-2, 6-1 SEC) in the traditional Iron Bowl game, with the winner to represent the SEC West in the SEC Championship Game against Georgia.