It’s the highest ranking ever for UCF, six spots ahead of last year at this same time, and is also the highest ranking for a non-power conference team in the CFP’s relatively short history.
An impressive showing on national television in prime time on Saturday against Cincinnati no doubt had at least some effect on the voters.
THE SLEEPING GIANT IS SO WOKE IT AIN’T EVEN FUNNY #CHARGEON— Eric DeSalvo (@EricDeSalvo) November 21, 2018
And this was earlier:
"The combination of seeing McKenzie Milton and that offense, along with Ohio State's defensive woes and Oklahoma's defensive woes, I'd have no problem with @UCF_Football moving up past Ohio State, and up past Oklahoma." @KirkHerbstreit on with me earlier— Paul Finebaum (@finebaum) November 20, 2018
That must’ve gone over well with Paul.