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PLAYOFF PULSE: Final 4 field falls into place for committee

The College Football Playoff selection committee is set up to have a pretty easy championship weekend.

Clemson is in with a win.

Alabama is in with a win.

The winner of the Big Ten championship game between Iowa and Michigan State gets in.

And Oklahoma pretty much sealed up its spot on Saturday night with a 58-23 win at Oklahoma State in its finale.

"You just figure if you're third and you go to a championship game away from home to the No. 9 team in the country and win by 30-some points, you would only move up, but you sure wouldn't move back," Sooners coach Bob Stoops said.

Sure won't, Bob.

Barring surprises in the Atlantic...