The seventh Bowl Series Challenge came down to (2)Alabama's dismantling of (1)Notre Dame which earned the Tide a third national title in four years. The result gave ldekle her first major prediction title and the $100 cash prize.
For Monday's BCS National Championship game, prediction models vote for (2)Alabama to defeat (1)Notre Dame by an average of 6.7 points. 21 out of 25 models side with the Crimson Tide. The four that side with Notre Dame predict a 3-point win.
(4)Oregon and (5)Kansas St. were scheduled to play earlier this season until it was called off. They fatefully meet in the Fiesta Bowl to settle which star-led option offense reigns supreme. Oregon is given 5-point edge.
(15)Northern Illinois snuck into the BCS after winning the MAC title but must contend with ACC Champ (12)Florida St in the Orange Bowl. WIS forecasts a one possession game but the Huskie's dream season will end there.