8:25 p.m.: LSU coach Les Miles is being interviewed. He congratulates Oklahoma State, the former school he coached before taking the Tigers job. Also adds: “We look forward to playing Alabama.”

8:22 p.m.: The differential between Alabama and Oklahoma State was.942 to .933.

Kirk Herbstreit, Mark May and there rest of the cast all are in agreement that Alabama is a better team than Oklahoma State.

8:20 p.m.: No. 5 is Oregon. No. 4 is Stanford. And drum roll …

No. 3 is Oklahoma State. That means No. 2 is Alabama. We will have a rematch in the title game.