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BCS Rankings, Week 13: Sagarin Computer Rating Drops Stanford A Spot Following Big Game

Editor's Note: Check out the Week 13 BCS Rankings.

In a few short hours, the Bowl Championship Series will release their latest rankings on ESPN as we move closer and closer to an all SEC national title game. LSU and Alabama will likely be the top two teams in the BCS, with Arkansas sitting in third. The question then becomes who pulls in fourth and fifth in the latest BCS rankings.

The Week 13 Sagarin ratings are the first BCS computer rating of the week, with the rest revealing themselves later this evening with the actual BCS rankings. The Sagarin ratings leave LSU on top, but flip-flop Alabama and Oklahoma State for No. 2 and No. 3. Oregon is the big loser as they drop from No. 4 to No. 9. Boise State is the big winner climbing from No. 14 to No. 10.

Although Stanford also dropped a spot from No. 10 to No. 11 after their Big Game victory over Cal, Oregon's fall might be enough to get Stanford back up over Oregon. That is mildly amusing considering Oregon beat Stanford last week and is still in line to secure the Pac-12's Rose Bowl bid. People complain about getting the right two teams in the national title game, but even something as simple as this shows how ridiculous the BCS rankings can be.

Here are the top eleven according to Jeff Sagarin's computer rating:

1. LSU
2. Alabama
3. Oklahoma State
4. Arkansas
5. Kansas State
6. Oklahoma
7. Baylor
8. South Carolina
9. Oregon
10. Boise State
11. Stanford