Cincinnati moved into position to make the College Football Playoff on Tuesday evening, climbing a spot to fourth behind Georgia, Ohio State and Alabama.

A staff from exterior the Power Five conferences has by no means been chosen for the semifinals within the earlier seven years of the College Football Playoff.

The Sooners play at Oklahoma State on Saturday in a recreation that may assist decide who performs within the Big 12 title recreation.

The closing CFP rankings can be revealed Dec. 5 and the highest 4 groups will play within the semifinals on Dec. 31 within the Orange and Cotton bowls. The nationwide championship recreation is scheduled for Jan. 10 in Indianapolis.