Most experts predict Buckeyes in BCS title game

ESPN's college football experts predict the conference winners and the BCS Championship Game matchup.

Updated: August 25, 2006, 9:17 PM ET
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Twelve brave ESPN experts agreed to predict the 2006 conference winners and the BCS Championship Game matchup. Here's what they think:

Fearless Predictions for 2006
  Colin Cowherd
ESPN Radio
Bill Curry
ESPN Analyst
Rece Davis
ESPN
Gerry DiNardo
ESPN Analyst
BCS Title Game Ohio State vs. Notre Dame Texas vs.
Ohio State
Ohio State vs. Notre Dame Ohio State vs. Auburn
ACC Atlantic Florida State Clemson Clemson Clemson
ACC Coastal Miami Miami Miami Miami
ACC Champ Florida State Miami Clemson Miami
Big East Louisville West Virginia Louisville Louisville
Big Ten Ohio State Ohio State Ohio State Ohio State
Big 12 North Nebraska Nebraska Nebraska Nebraska
Big 12 South Texas Texas Texas Oklahoma
Big 12 Champ Texas Texas Texas Oklahoma
C-USA East UCF Southern Miss Southern Miss UCF
C-USA West UTEP Tulsa Tulsa Tulsa
C-USA Champ UCF Southern Miss Tulsa UCF
MAC East Akron Kent State Akron Akron
MAC West Northern Illinois Northern Illinois Northern Illinois Northern Illinois
MAC Champ Northern Illinois Northern Illinois Northern Illinois Northern Illinois
Mountain West Utah TCU TCU TCU
Pac-10 USC USC USC Cal
SEC East Florida Florida Georgia Florida
SEC West Auburn Auburn Auburn Auburn
SEC Champ Auburn Auburn Auburn Auburn
Sun Belt Troy UL-Lafayette UL-Lafayette UL-Lafayette
WAC Boise State Boise State Boise State Fresno State

Fearless Predictions for 2006
  Jim Donnan
ESPN Analyst
Bruce Feldman
ESPN The Magazine
Rod Gilmore
ESPN Analyst
Ivan Maisel
ESPN.com
BCS Title Game Ohio State vs.
Auburn
West Virginia vs.
Ohio State
USC vs. Auburn West Virginia vs.
Auburn
ACC Atlantic Florida State Florida State Florida State Florida State
ACC Coastal Miami Miami Miami Virginia Tech
ACC Champ Florida State Miami Florida State Florida State
Big East West Virginia West Virginia Louisville West Virginia
Big Ten Ohio State Ohio State Iowa Ohio State
Big 12 North Nebraska Nebraska Colorado Nebraska
Big 12 South Texas Texas Texas Texas
Big 12 Champ Texas Texas Texas Texas
C-USA East Southern Miss UCF UCF UCF
C-USA West UTEP UTEP UTEP UTEP
C-USA Champ UTEP UTEP UTEP UCF
MAC East Akron Akron Akron Akron
MAC West Toledo NIU NIU NIU
MAC Champ Akron NIU NIU NIU
Mountain West TCU TCU TCU TCU
Pac-10 USC USC USC USC
SEC East Georgia Georgia Florida Georgia
SEC West Auburn Auburn Auburn Auburn
SEC Champ Auburn Auburn Auburn Auburn
Sun Belt UL-Lafayette North Texas Middle Tennessee UL-Lafayette
WAC Boise State Fresno State Boise State Boise State

Fearless Predictions for 2006
  Todd McShay
ESPN.com
Dave Revsine
ESPN
Mark Schlabach
ESPN.com
Robert Smith
ESPN Analyst
BCS Title Game Notre Dame vs. Florida State Auburn vs. Texas Auburn vs. Ohio State Auburn vs. Ohio State
ACC Atlantic Florida State Clemson Florida State Florida State
ACC Coastal Miami Virginia Tech Virginia Tech Miami
ACC Champ Florida State Clemson Florida State Florida State
Big East Louisville Louisville Louisville Louisville
Big Ten Michigan Ohio State Ohio State Ohio State
Big 12 North Nebraska Nebraska Nebraska Nebraska
Big 12 South Oklahoma Texas Texas Texas
Big 12 Champ Oklahoma Texas Texas Texas
C-USA East UCF UCF UCF UCF
C-USA West UTEP Tulsa Tulsa Tulsa
C-USA Champ UTEP Tulsa Tulsa Tulsa
MAC East Akron Akron Akron Miami (Ohio)
MAC West Northern Illinois Northern Illinois Northern Illinois Northern Illinois
MAC Champ Northern Illinois Northern Illinois Northern Illinois Northern Illinois
Mountain West TCU TCU TCU TCU
Pac-10 USC USC USC USC
SEC East Florida Florida Florida Florida
SEC West Auburn Auburn Auburn Auburn
SEC Champ Auburn Auburn Auburn Auburn
Sun Belt UL-Lafayette UL-Lafayette UL-Lafayette UL-Lafayette
WAC Boise State Boise State Boise State Boise State

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