So, this first matchup is going to be an easy win for Auburn, but hey that is the reward for being the top seed. In the simulation on What If Sports came out with Auburn winning 45-13. Heisman Trophy winner Cam Newton had 72 rushing yards and 152 passing yards, but the leading player for Auburn was their running back Michael Dyer who had 127 yards and three touchdowns. Florida International did have a few good rushing attempts but overall could do nothing.
Now, it is time for the viewers to vote in this matchup to see who advances. Each matchup will be posted at 10 a.m. mountain time and lasts for 24 hours, so spread the word and vote.
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Auburn (102 votes)
Florida International (14 votes)
116 total votes