Thursday, November 27, 2008

BCS Buster Watch - Week Thirteen

1. Utah Utes (1)
Record: 12-0 (8-0)
Coaches Poll: 7
Associated Press: 8
Last Week: Won vs. BYU 48-24

It was a total team effort on the Utes’ part, as the defense chipped in with five interceptions, including two by Joe Dale. Stellar corner Sean Smith picked up interception number five.
Up Next: Regular Season Complete

2. Boise St. Broncos (2)
Record: 11-0 (7-0)
Coaches Poll: 9
Associated Press: 9
Last Week: Won @ Nevada 41-34

The Broncos survived the Nevada scare and are one win away from becoming the third FBS school to complete an undefeated season, although there will be no Tostitos this time.
Next: 11/29: vs. Fresno St. (Final Game)

3. TCU Horned Frogs (3)
Record: 10-2 (7-1)
Coaches Poll: 14
Associated Press: 14
Last Week: Won vs. Air Force 44-10

Headman Gary Patterson turns in his third 10-win season in his last four campaigns, prompting the Horned Frog faithful to chant his name.
Next: Regular Season Complete

4. Ball St. Cardinals (5)
Record: 11-0 (7-0)
Coaches Poll: 15
Associated Press: 15
Last Week: Won @ Central Michigan 31-24

Junior MiQuale Lewis continued to rise to the occasion, turning in a career high 177 yards against the defending MAC champs CMU.
Next: 11/25: Western Michigan

5. BYU Cougars (4)
Record: 10-2 (6-2)
Coaches Poll: 19
Associated Press: 20
Last Week: Lost @ Utah 48-24

The Cougars’ two-year run atop the Mountain West Conference is over, but on a positive note – next year both Utah and TCU come to Salt Lake.
Up Next: Regular Season Complete

Photo Credit: College Press Box (University of Utah)