A BCS team is a an FBS team that is one of the "Power Confrences: Big 10, Big 12, SEC, Big East, Pac 10, ACC, Notre Dame ( the only Independent in BCS) and soon the Mountain West. These confrences were selected to the BCS because they filled the Big Bowls prior to the BCS. The BCS is just like the American Economy, the allocation of funds is just not equal, but with the mass media, ESPN U, and talk radio smaller school are gettin big time coverage, and with good players wanting to play as soon as they get to campus such confrences like the Mountain West gain popularity, but it is not the upper class schools of the smaller confrence, but the bottom feeders that is excluding schools such as Boise State. Wyoming is a prime example of keeping the Mountain West out. But the BCS is a joke; keep the bowl games and have a playoff!!!!!
The phrase "BCS football team" varies in its usage. The phrase differs according to whether you are a have or a have-not.
Have-Nots: Participants in recent congressional hearings used the phrase to mean a team in one of the 6 BCS conferences (or Notre Dame, which gets preferential treatment by the BCS). A "BCS Conference" would be a conference with a tie-in to one of the BCS bowls.
Haves: The teams in the BCS conferences use the phrase to mean a team playing in a BCS bowl. With his team ranked eighth in the BCS, Phil Fulmer of Tennessee said, "I do believe we are capable of being a BCS football team."
The BCS is a rankings made by computers. For more details go to espn.com
Florida and LSU have the most BCS Championships
Duke blue devils
Bowl Championship Series
By having a cobination of the best record, hardest schedule, and haed to head wins
LSU Tigers / shared it with USC, the better team that year, but the BCS blows so they didn't pick the right team for LSU to play.
i don't know the answer, that's why I'm asking you
The 2013 BCS National Championship Game was a contest between the Alabama Crimson Tide and the Notre Dame Fighting Irish.
Duke and Nebraska
The team with the highest ranking in the final BCS poll before the game
USC has 11 National Championships in men's football but only one BCS Championship in 2004.But this one win will be taken away shortly due to NCAA violations regarding Reggie Bush. I separated this question back out from "How many football BCS championships has USC won" because they are two different questions. When the BCS takes away USC's single BCS championship, it will not change the fact that they won it. They will still have won a BCS championship, but they will not have a BCS championship.
BCS means Bowl Championship series. The BCS bowls are more prodigeous than regular bowls, And the grand daddy of all the bowls is the BCS championship.
As of the 2009 BCS Bowl and the 2009 SuperBowl:College-- University of Florida GatorsProfessional-- Pittsburg Steelers
None, although they did get stomped pretty badly by Utah in a Fiesta Bowl.
Bowl Champion Series
Bowl Championship Series....
No, they ended at #2 in the final BCS standings and were not national champions since they did not play in the BCS Championship game. They did win the Mountain West championship trophy, but no ring