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How is BCF Champion Determined?
« on: November 12, 2018, 12:59:21 PM »

Is it the winner of the Celebration Bowl or is it determined by the final polls? If so, which poll (Sheridan, BoxtoRow,HSRN, BCSP, etc). Are D2 teams factored into the equation?

The past three years the CB has pretty much had a #1 vs #2 scenario so it was fairly easy to determine the champ but that might not be the case this year. I had assumed that it was still determined by the final Sheridan Poll? 


Has anyone seen a Sheridan poll this season?   :shrug:


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Re: How is BCF Champion Determined?
« Reply #1 on: November 12, 2018, 01:03:29 PM »

Is it the winner of the Celebration Bowl or is it determined by the final polls? If so, which poll (Sheridan, BoxtoRow,HSRN, BCSP, etc). Are D2 teams factored into the equation?

The past three years the CB has pretty much had a #1 vs #2 scenario so it was fairly easy to determine the champ but that might not be the case this year. I had assumed that it was still determined by the final Sheridan Poll? 


Has anyone seen a Sheridan poll this season?   :shrug:
I guess if you're one to include all hbcu's no matter what division, it could present a problem.

I stopped giving credibility to any one that uses that Antiquated system years ago. Not to mention the sheer stupidity of it when you actually take the time to think about the rationale of it in today's world
« Last Edit: November 12, 2018, 01:45:03 PM by bluedog »
BCFNC:1948,49,50,54,60,75,93,95,97,98,03
SWAC Champs: 1937,38,40,46,47,48,49,50,55,59,60,66,75,93,97,98,99,03,13
Bowl Appearances:11 record 8-3 Heritage Bowl 4 - 2

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Re: How is BCF Champion Determined?
« Reply #2 on: November 12, 2018, 01:56:43 PM »
Yeah,,,,,,if the poll is going to include FCS and D2 schools in the same pot, I just don't feel it warrants any serious consideration.
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Re: How is BCF Champion Determined?
« Reply #3 on: November 12, 2018, 02:02:59 PM »
Who awards the BCF Championship?
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Re: How is BCF Champion Determined?
« Reply #4 on: November 12, 2018, 02:15:01 PM »
Bowie State would have to go deep into the playoffs to be considered in the top 3 or 4 in Black College Football.

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Re: How is BCF Champion Determined?
« Reply #5 on: November 12, 2018, 02:25:22 PM »
Bowie State would have to go deep into the playoffs to be considered in the top 3 or 4 in Black College Football.


Where are they currently ranked?

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Re: How is BCF Champion Determined?
« Reply #6 on: November 12, 2018, 02:29:39 PM »
Bowie State would have to go deep into the playoffs to be considered in the top 3 or 4 in Black College Football.


Where are they currently ranked?

No clue

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Re: How is BCF Champion Determined?
« Reply #7 on: November 12, 2018, 02:54:53 PM »
Who awards the BCF Championship?
 :shrug:
I'm pretty sure it's still box2row.

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Release 2 (11/9/18)

Rank       School                                   Record    Last Week
1             North Carolina A&T             7-2        2
2             Alcorn State                          7-3          3
3             Southern                               5-3          4
4             Florida A&M                        6-3          1
5             Alabama A&M                     5-4          6
6             Howard                                 4-4          8
7             South Carolina State          3-5          7
8             Grambling                            5-4          10
9             Jackson State                       4-4          14
10           Bethune-Cookman              6-5          11
11           Tennessee State                   3-4          5
12           Prairie View A&M               3-6          9
13           Alabama State                      3-5          13
14           North Carolina Central      4-5          12
15           Norfolk State                        3-5          15
16           Delaware State                     2-7          19
17           Morgan State                        2-7          16
18           Savannah State                     2-6          17
19           Hampton                                5-3          18
20           Texas Southern                     2-7          20
21           Mississippi Valley State        1-7          21
22           Arkansas Pine Bluff             1-8          22

BCFNC:1948,49,50,54,60,75,93,95,97,98,03
SWAC Champs: 1937,38,40,46,47,48,49,50,55,59,60,66,75,93,97,98,99,03,13
Bowl Appearances:11 record 8-3 Heritage Bowl 4 - 2

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Re: How is BCF Champion Determined?
« Reply #8 on: November 12, 2018, 03:16:41 PM »

Is it the winner of the Celebration Bowl or is it determined by the final polls? If so, which poll (Sheridan, BoxtoRow,HSRN, BCSP, etc). Are D2 teams factored into the equation?

The past three years the CB has pretty much had a #1 vs #2 scenario so it was fairly easy to determine the champ but that might not be the case this year. I had assumed that it was still determined by the final Sheridan Poll? 


Has anyone seen a Sheridan poll this season?   :shrug:



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Re: How is BCF Champion Determined?
« Reply #9 on: November 12, 2018, 03:20:15 PM »
I haven't seen a Sheridan poll in years.
BCFNC:1948,49,50,54,60,75,93,95,97,98,03
SWAC Champs: 1937,38,40,46,47,48,49,50,55,59,60,66,75,93,97,98,99,03,13
Bowl Appearances:11 record 8-3 Heritage Bowl 4 - 2

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Re: How is BCF Champion Determined?
« Reply #10 on: November 12, 2018, 03:24:37 PM »
Wow! Either somebody bought  them or this is the cruelest joke in the universe.

http://ncaafootballinfo.tripod.com/id40.html
BCFNC:1948,49,50,54,60,75,93,95,97,98,03
SWAC Champs: 1937,38,40,46,47,48,49,50,55,59,60,66,75,93,97,98,99,03,13
Bowl Appearances:11 record 8-3 Heritage Bowl 4 - 2

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BCFNC:1948,49,50,54,60,75,93,95,97,98,03
SWAC Champs: 1937,38,40,46,47,48,49,50,55,59,60,66,75,93,97,98,99,03,13
Bowl Appearances:11 record 8-3 Heritage Bowl 4 - 2

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Re: How is BCF Champion Determined?
« Reply #13 on: November 12, 2018, 05:13:46 PM »
Wow! Either somebody bought  them or this is the cruelest joke in the universe.

http://ncaafootballinfo.tripod.com/id40.html

Chapter 11 Bankruptcy.

http://www.post-gazette.com/ae/tv-radio/2017/08/30/Pittsburgh-Sheridan-Broadcasting-Corporation-cut-news-and-sports-jobs/stories/201708300117


Thanks,I had no idea they had filed bankruptcy and were no longer involved in sports.

So now back to my original question...... does the Celebration Bowl use their own poll or perhaps Boxtorow?

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Re: How is BCF Champion Determined?
« Reply #14 on: November 12, 2018, 05:30:59 PM »
Wow! Either somebody bought  them or this is the cruelest joke in the universe.

http://ncaafootballinfo.tripod.com/id40.html

Chapter 11 Bankruptcy.

http://www.post-gazette.com/ae/tv-radio/2017/08/30/Pittsburgh-Sheridan-Broadcasting-Corporation-cut-news-and-sports-jobs/stories/201708300117


Thanks,I had no idea they had filed bankruptcy and were no longer involved in sports.

So now back to my original question...... does the Celebration Bowl use their own poll or perhaps Boxtorow?
I'm pretty sure espn isn't in the ranking business. Heck you should know of all people.
BCFNC:1948,49,50,54,60,75,93,95,97,98,03
SWAC Champs: 1937,38,40,46,47,48,49,50,55,59,60,66,75,93,97,98,99,03,13
Bowl Appearances:11 record 8-3 Heritage Bowl 4 - 2

 

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