BATON ROUGE, LA (WAFB) - ESPN college football analyst Kirk Herbstreit revealed his playoff picks for the 2015 football season on Thursday and guess who's invited to the party?
LSU, Ohio State, Oklahoma and Arizona State are Herbstreit's four selections, with Ohio State his national championship pick.
The Tigers path to the four team playoff includes a win over Tennessee in the SEC championship game.
Herbstreit also revealed his nominees and winners of the 2015 "Herbie Awards" and LSU, while not winning an award, is well represented.
Herbie Awards nominees:
Jamal Adams: "The Enforcer"
Tre'Davious White: "Top Cover Man"
Leonard Fournette: "Ultimate Game Changer"
Kendell Beckwith: "Unsung Warrior"
Leonard Fournette: "Looks the Part"
LSU opens the season against McNeese State on Saturday, Sept. 5 in Tiger Stadium.