College football playoff to have six games, not seven

Monday, November 12, 2012 | 8:50 p.m. CST; updated 3:31 a.m. CST, Tuesday, November 13, 2012

The Big East will compete with four conferences that have not had BCS automatic-qualifying status for a guaranteed spot in the lucrative marquee bowl games when college football's new postseason system starts in 2014