Skip to content

Week 13 Rivalry Week Recap

Here is a quick recap of an unlucky Week 13 for several college football teams.  Let’s start with the Apple Cup yesterday.

Final 1 2 3 4 T

5 Washington

(11-1, 8-1 Pac-12)


28 7 0 10 45

23 Washington State

(8-4, 7-2 Pac-12)


3 7 7 0 17

What I Thought was Going to Happen:  The Washington State Cougars were going to earn a hard-fought upset victory over the Washington Huskies.  The Cougs would go on to win the Pac-12 North and keep their dreams of going to Pasadena alive.

What Actually Happened:  I should have expected this.  UW stomped the Cougars from the opening whistle.  I have to admit they are a pretty good team this year.  If they beat #9 Colorado next week they will surely be in the College Football Playoff.

Final/2OT 1 2 3 4 OT T

3 Michigan

(10-2, 7-2 Big Ten)


0 10 7 0 10 27

2 Ohio State

(11-1, 8-1 Big Ten)


0 7 7 3 13 30

What I Thought was Going to Happen:  The Michigan Wolverines were going to storm into Columbus and claim a Big Ten East division title.  They would hold off a strong Buckeye team and advance to face #6 Wisconsin in the Big Ten Championship game.

What Actually Happened:  The only consolation in this loss is that Ohio State isn’t going to the Big Ten championship game either.  #7 Penn State will.  Controversial penalties and mistakes doomed #3 Michigan as they feel in Double Overtime and lost all hopes of making the College Football Playoff.

Final 1 2 3 4 T

13 Auburn

(8-4, 5-3 SEC)


3 6 3 0 12

1 Alabama

(12-0, 8-0 SEC)


10 3 14 3 30

What I Thought was Going to Happen:  Bama was going to smack Auburn

What Actually Happened:  Bama smacked Auburn.  Really not much to be said here.

Final 1 2 3 4 T

22 Utah

(8-4, 5-4 Pac-12)


7 0 6 9 22

9 Colorado

(10-2, 8-1 Pac-12)


7 6 7 7 27

What I Thought was Going to Happen:  Colorado was going to claim the Pac-12 South trophy and set up a date with the Washington Huskies for control of the conference.  Utah was going to put up a good fight but expectations were that Colorado would overcome them.

What Actually Happened:  Colorado did just that.  It wasn’t easy, but they were able to just barely hold off the Utes to set up a date in Santa Clara with UW.  I will be cheering for the Buffaloes of course, since I hate UW and would like nothing more than those smug pansies to fall flat on their face once again.

Final 1 2 3 4 T

15 Florida

(8-3, 2-3 away)


0 3 3 7 13

14 Florida State FSU

(9-3, 4-2 Home)


7 3 7 14 31

What I Thought was Going to Happen:  The Gators were going to lose to the Seminoles for the fourth straight year.

What Actually Happened:  The Gators lost to the Seminoles for the fourth straight year.  Sorry people I am not puting a lot of effort into blowouts, especially for games when “I told you so” is a common response.

This makes me 21-20 on the year.  Rough luck over the last few days, but that’s ok.  Should pick up by the time the Conference Championships finish.

Joe Baseball

Jawing about Mariners baseball from the bleachers


Latest Basketball News for YOU.

Sports Thoughts

Predictions and reactions to your favorite sports


A Site For All Things Fantasy Football

Basketball Greatness

Home of Basketball News and Updates

Andy's captures

Photography Portfolio

Dome and Bedlam

Baseball somethings from baseball nobodies

Sports with Neil and Friends


Year of the Teen

A teen's humorous pursuit of self betterment

%d bloggers like this: