The final BCS standings have been released, and the Pac-10 has two top-four teams for the first time to end a regular season. The are ranked second, putting them in the national title game against No. 1 Auburn. The , meanwhile, remain at No. 4. They will play in either the Fiesta or Orange Bowl, giving the Pac-10 two BCS bowl teams for the first time since the 2002 season.
The final BCS rankings are as follows:
- Ohio State
- Michigan State
The Rose Bowl matchup is set, with No. 3 TCU facing No. 5 Wisconsin. It is the seventh trip to the Grandaddy of them all for the Badgers, while TCU has never played in the Rose Bowl. The final official bowl announcements will come shortly on ESPN.