The College Football Playoff Selection Committee released six sets of rankings in , starting Tuesday, November 1 and concluding Selection Day, Sunday. The College Football Playoff national championship is Monday, Jan. The matchups, selected based on rankings by the College Football. In , the College Football Playoff Selection Committee issued its first rankings on Tuesday, November 1. The dates for the rankings were as follows. RANK, SCHOOL, RECORD, PREVIOUS. 1, Alabama, , 1. 2, Clemson, , 3. 3, Ohio State, , 2. 4, Washington, , 4. 5, Penn State. Dropped from rankings: West Virginia 22, Texas Others receiving votes: Utah 96, UCLA 82, West Virginia 70, Colorado 65, Maryland 45, Oregon 44, South. Find NCAA DII College Football scores, schedules, rankings, brackets, stats, video, news, championships, and more at hoodiagordoniiguide.info.