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Oklahoma State Cowboys

Oklahoma up to 3rd, Iowa 4th in playoff rankings; ND 6th

Oklahoma moved into third and Iowa was fourth in the new College Football Playoff rankings as Notre Dame slipped to No. 6.

Clemson and Alabama remained the top two teams in the third-to-last committee rankings.

The Sooners (10-1) seem to be in solid shape with only one game left in their season. Oklahoma will play at Oklahoma State on Saturday with a chance to win the Big 12. The Cowboys dropped to 11th after losing its first game of the season. The committee does not seem to be hung up on the Sooners' October loss to Texas.

"They have performed at a high level since then, so they've overcome that loss with their play on the field and the success they've had...