Though the Big Ten was left out of the College Football Playoff for the second straight season, today’s semifinal matchups between Clemson-Notre Dame and Alabama-Oklahoma are sure to be great television.

Here’s how the College GameDay crew believes will move forward to the championship game next week, including special guest picker Brian Bosworth:

Clemson-Notre Dame

Desmond Howard: Clemson

Brian Bosworth: Clemson

Lee Corso: Clemson

Kirk Herbstreit: Clemson


Desmond Howard: Oklahoma

Brian Bosworth: Oklahoma

Lee Corso: Alabama

Kirk Herbstreit: No pick (calling the game)

The crew also threw in their picks for the Chick-fil-A Peach Bowl matchup between Michigan and Florida, which kicked off at noon EST in Atlanta:


Desmond Howard: Michigan

Brian Bosworth: Michigan

Lee Corso: Florida

Kirk Herbstreit: Michigan