Michael Penix Jr. couldn’t complete the final chapter in his storybook season. Threw for 255 yards with a touchdown and two interceptions as No. 2 Washington fell to top-ranked Michigan 34-13 in the CFP title game.
The Pac-12’s final season as a Power Five football conference ends on the biggest stage in the sport. Washington, one of 10 schools leaving the conference, earn a spot in CFP national title game against No. 1 Michigan
Conference realignment and the downfall of the Pac-12 is The Associated Press Sports Story of the Year. Over a span of six weeks this past summer, the Pac-12 was ripped apart and redistributed by its competitors.