Originally written on TornBySports  |  Last updated 3/18/13
13 Reasons BYU can Bust the BCS in 2013 By Nate Lawyer | TornBySports.com It’s almost spring in Provo, and that can only mean two things; at times beautiful weather, and BYU football hype. After an off-season of coaching changes, Bronco Mendenhall and BYU are excited for this coming year, year three of Independence. Why then, will this season be any different from the past couple years of ‘National Championship or Bust’? 1.Strength of Schedule BYU enters the 2013 season facing perhaps its toughest schedule of all time. With teams like: Texas, Utah, Boise State, Notre Dame, Wisconsin, and Georgia Tech, BYU is sure to get plenty of national recognition, should they play well. A 12-0 BYU would have a legitimate case for a National Championship birth. Furthermore, in the days when a Northern Illinois team can finish 12-1 and play in the Orange Bowl, while only beating 4 bowl opponents, surely BYU would qualify for a BCS bowl appearance with an 11-1 record. BYU will play teams from Virgi...
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