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Alabama, Ohio St., Clemson, Washington round out top 4 in new CFB Playoff rankings

(Source: AP) (Source: AP)

The College Football Playoff Committee released the newest College Football Playoff rankings on Tuesday.

The top four teams in the rankings were:

#1. Alabama Crimson Tide

#2. Ohio State Buckeyes 

#3. Clemson Tigers 

#4. Washington Huskies

First two out:

#5. Michigan Wolverines 

#6. Wisconsin Badgers 

Remaining Top 25:

#7. Penn State Nittany Lions 

#8. Colorado Buffaloes 

#9. Oklahoma Sooners 

#10. Oklahoma State Cowboys 

#11. USC Trojans 

#12. Florida State Seminoles 

#13. Louisville Cardinals 

#14. Auburn Tigers 

#15. Florida Gators 

#16. West Virginia Mountaineers 

#17. Western Michigan Broncos 

#18. Stanford Cardinal 

#19. Navy Midshipmen 

#20. Utah Utes 

#21. LSU Tigers 

#22. Tennessee Volunteers 

#23. Virginia Tech Hokies 

#24. Houston Cougars 

#25. Pittsburgh Panthers 

When the final rankings come out on Dec. 4, the top four teams will play in the Peach and Fiesta bowls, which will serve as the semi-final games, on New Year's Eve.

The winning teams of the two semi-final games will then advance to the National Championship Game in Tampa, FL on Jan. 9.  

The committee, which is made of former players, coaches, and administrators, will meet on Monday's and Tuesday's to produce the rankings. On every Tuesday, leading up to the final rankings on Dec. 4, the Committee will release its poll.

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