Originally Posted by Saul Good
I want the four best teams, period. If Florida didn't get into their CCG because of a tiebreaker scenario, that doesn't definitively mean they aren't the best team in their conference.
If UCLA beats Stanford, does that make them better than Oregon?
No, you're right, it doesn't. But we'll never have a perfect system for figuring out who the undisputed better team is under every scenario. I prefer to leave it up to each conference to figure out the best way to produce a champion and then let the champions duke it out for the national championship. Your preference (for the four best teams) isn't illegitimate, it's just not as good as mine.