College Football Picks, Schedule: Predictions Against The Spread, Odds For Top 25 Games Friday In Week 13

We are just one day away from the announcement of the College Football Playoff field and bowl game selections, but before we get there, Championship Week must play out. And if it's anything like the rest of the 2021 college football season has been to this point, it could be a wild Saturday. While there are two handfuls of games across Friday and Saturday that will determine conference champions, there's six in particular that could directly affect the CFP race and New Year's Six bowl assignments.

No. 10 Oregon needed to win the Pac-12 and was going to need a lot to go right -- and go crazy -- to find its way into the four-team field. But after No. 17 Utah rolled over the Ducks 38-10 on Friday in the Pac-12 Championship Games, those dreams are over.

No. 5 Oklahoma State will be looking to hold serve against No. 9 Baylor in the Big 12 Championship Game. While the Cowboys edged the Bears in a defensive slugfest earlier this season, the Utes absolutely crushed the Ducks a couple weeks ago. Oklahoma State appears to be in contention for a CFP spot if it wins the Big 12, while Baylor with a Big 12 win,

Cincinnati, which finds itself No. 4 in the CFP Rankings, must hold off No. 21 Houston in the AAC Championship Game for the opportunity to become the first Group of Five team to play for a national championship in the modern era. Meanwhile, No. 1 Georgia and No. 3 Alabama are meeting in a clash of the titans. The Bulldogs would likely remain in the playoff field win or lose, while a second loss in the SEC Championship Game would make a berth far less likely for the Crimson Tide should everyone else hold serve.