Press Release

College Football Playoff Selection Committee Releases Penultimate Rankings

GRAPEVINE, Texas – The College Football Playoff Selection Committee announced its fifth Top 25 rankings. Alabama is No. 1, Ohio State No. 2, Clemson No. 3 and Washington is No. 4.

The committee will prepare its final Top 25 on Selection Day, Sunday, December 4. The top four teams in the final rankings will play in the Playoff Semifinals on December 31, 2016, at the Chick-fil-A Peach Bowl and the PlayStation Fiesta Bowl.

The complete rankings may be downloaded here.