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Brettesaurus Rex
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Can someone explain to me why Oregon is playing for the PAC12 over Stanford?


Am I missing something here?

Stanford is 11-1.
Oregon is 10-2.
What's the deal?

Oregon beat Stanford but Stanford has the better record.







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Broski
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re: Can someone explain to me why Oregon is playing for the PAC12 over Stanford?


quote:

Am I missing something here?

Stanford is 11-1.
Oregon is 10-2.
What's the deal?

Oregon beat Stanford but Stanford has the better record.


Same record in conference, brah.






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Pedro
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re: Can someone explain to me why Oregon is playing for the PAC12 over Stanford?


Conference records are the same. And Oregon holds the first tie braker.





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Xenophon
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re: Can someone explain to me why Oregon is playing for the PAC12 over Stanford?


because conference records matter





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LSUSOBEAST1
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re: Can someone explain to me why Oregon is playing for the PAC12 over Stanford?


Conference record. Come on man





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xenythx
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re: Can someone explain to me why Oregon is playing for the PAC12 over Stanford?


Oregon's other loss is to LSU. Both have one loss in the PAC12.





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mattz1122
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re: Can someone explain to me why Oregon is playing for the PAC12 over Stanford?


They have the same conference record, and Oregon won the H2H matchup.





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macatak911
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re: Can someone explain to me why Oregon is playing for the PAC12 over Stanford?


You surely know that it goes by conference record





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wildtigercat93
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re: Can someone explain to me why Oregon is playing for the PAC12 over Stanford?


Same conference record, the tie breaker is head to head





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BCLA
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re: Can someone explain to me why Oregon is playing for the PAC12 over Stanford?


Conference record and UO has the tiebreaker head to head.


Have you already forgotten week 1?






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TulaneTigerFan
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re: Can someone explain to me why Oregon is playing for the PAC12 over Stanford?


First year watching CFB?





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SPEEDY
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re: Can someone explain to me why Oregon is playing for the PAC12 over Stanford?


quote:

Can someone explain to me why Oregon is playing for the PAC12 over Stanford?
Am I missing something here?

Stanford is 11-1.
Oregon is 10-2.
What's the deal?

Oregon beat Stanford but Stanford has the better record



not sure if serious






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Brettesaurus Rex
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re: Can someone explain to me why Oregon is playing for the PAC12 over Stanford?


Wait, so you're telling that Oregon could be 8-4 only losing their out of conference games and still be playing for the title?

Conference record is more important than overall W-L?






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xenythx
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re: Can someone explain to me why Oregon is playing for the PAC12 over Stanford?


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Wait, so you're telling that Oregon could be 8-4 only losing their out of conference games and still be playing for the title?


UCLA says hi.






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Srbtiger06
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re: Can someone explain to me why Oregon is playing for the PAC12 over Stanford?


Well it is the "conference" championship





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Broski
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re: Can someone explain to me why Oregon is playing for the PAC12 over Stanford?


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Wait, so you're telling that Oregon could be 8-4 only losing their out of conference games and still be playing for the title?

Conference record is more important than overall W-L?


Welcome to College Football.






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saintsfan22
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re: Can someone explain to me why Oregon is playing for the PAC12 over Stanford?


I hope this is a clever troll.





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LSUSOBEAST1
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re: Can someone explain to me why Oregon is playing for the PAC12 over Stanford?




Surely you know that UCLA is also in the championship game?






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Brettesaurus Rex
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re: Can someone explain to me why Oregon is playing for the PAC12 over Stanford?


Well shit, I didn't even know that. Guess its just one of those rules you never know about until you need to.

How do you justify that though? Doesn't make sense.

That isn't the case in the SEC is it?






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Tigerbait337
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re: Can someone explain to me why Oregon is playing for the PAC12 over Stanford?


Please tell me this is a joke lol





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