BCS Championship - 2012 BCS Championship Game 1-5 was released on: USA: January 2012
It stands for Bowl championship series.
"The BCS National Championship Game, presented by Allstate."
The venue of the 2012 BCS National Championship Game was Pasadena, California.
The first BCS Championship game was played in 1998. The winner of this game was Tennessee from the Southeastern Conference. Nebraska won the championship in 1995, before the inception of the BCS.
The BCS was only introduced in 1998.In 1996 Florida won the national championship after beating FSU in the Sugar Bowl.
The BCS championship game is the Bowl Championship Series which creates five of the bowl match-ups, including ten of the top ranked teams in the United States.
They have to make it to the BCS championship game first. They have a game with Arizona on 11/26 and a game with rival Oregon State on 12/3. If they win both of those games, they will get to play against Auburn or Boise State or TCU in the BCS Championship game.
The team with the highest ranking in the final BCS poll before the game