Now the Big 12 Conference has a real debate to settle after both of its co-champions were left out of the four-team playoff.
NFL football in December: When your team is in the mix for a spot in the playoffs the intensity only increases from week to week.
T.J. McConnell scored six of his 12 points in overtime and No. 3 Arizona held on for a 66-63 victory over No. 9 Gonzaga after Byron Wesley air-balled the first of three missed free throws with 3.3 seconds left on Saturday.
Vernon Adams threw for two touchdowns, going over 10,000 yards for his career, and ran for another score, and fourth-seeded Eastern Washington turned back Big Sky Conference rival Montana 37-20 in the second round of the FCS playoffs on Saturday.
Curtis High School product DaVonte Lacy scored 21 of his 31 points in the first 10 minutes of the game to lead Washington State to a 91-71 win over Texas-San Antonio on Saturday.
Bothell quarterback Ross Bowers threw for 216 yards and a touchdown, running back Caleb Meyer rushed for 105 yards and a score and the Cougars outlasted Chiawana, 24-14, in the 4A state championship Saturday at the Tacoma Dome.
Venky Jois scored 38 points for the second straight game to lead Eastern Washington to an 87-75 win over Seattle at the Seattle Arena Saturday night.
Five years later, there are no hard feelings. Sanchez and Carroll will hug it out before the Philadelphia Eagles and Seattle Seahawks meet Sunday in a matchup with strong playoff implications.
One team had its owner publicly apologize for the team's latest performance, the general manager's daughter call for the firing of the offensive coordinator and faces weekly reports about the head coach's possible departure after the season.
Now, the Baltimore Ravens get a chance to perhaps replicate Denver's 201 yards rushing two weeks ago. Or New York's 277 yards rushing last Monday night - but not repeat the final score, which went in Miami's favor.
Marcus Mariota made his final case for the Heisman Trophy, and No. 3 Oregon left no doubt about whether the Pac-12 champions will get a chance to play for the national title.
Junior Brandon Wellington rushed for three touchdowns and junior quarterback Harley Kirsch added two touchdown passes as Eastside Catholic beat Bellevue 35-13 to snap the Wolverines' 67-game winning streak in the Class 3A high school championship football game on Friday night at the Tacoma Dome.
Krista Vansant stood in the entryway that leads to the Alaska Airlines Arena floor and surveyed the scene.
Washington Nationals outfielder Jayson Werth was convicted Friday of reckless driving and sentenced to 10 days in jail for driving his Porsche over 100 mph on the Capital Beltway earlier this year.