The Crimson Tide (13-0) have been the nation's No. 1 team all season and defeated Georgia on Saturday to win the Southeastern Conference title.
Quite ironically, against the team it beat in the semifinals last season after the Sooners avenged its lone loss in the Big 12 Championship on Saturday.
The committee moved Oklahoma to No. 4, behind No. 1 Alabama, No. 2 Clemson and No. 3 Notre Dame.
Orange Bowl: No. 1 Alabama vs.
Big 12 - 4 (4, 14, 15, 25).
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Conference championship weekend offered the opportunity for some major upsets to transpire, and for a while it looked like we might see several undefeated teams tumble on Saturday.
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Tagovailoa suffered two injured ankles in the Georgia game as backup quarterback Jalen Hurts led Alabama to a comeback win. Georgia had support from many college football observers because it was the only team that had a great chance to beat Alabama this season.
The Sooners are led by Heisman Trophy hopeful Kyler Murray. It will be UM's second NY6 game in three years. Alabama is 3-1 in semifinal games and 5-2 in the playoff overall. It's their second highest ranking of the season; the Gators were ninth heading into their October matchup with Georgia.
OU's three appearances are the third most in the five-year history of the College Football Playoff.
Ticket Information Sooner Club members will be notified via email within 24 hours of the bowl announcement regarding the number of tickets they have qualified to receive, with a deadline of 2 p.m. CT on Tuesday, Dec. 4, to cancel orders.