PGA Tour professional Jordan Spieth is a noted fan of college athletics. A former golfer at Texas, Spieth is an avid Longhorns football fan.

Texas won’t be vying for the national championship this season, but as a fan of the sport at large, the professional golfer made his College Football Playoff picks in true Spieth fashion: he used his putter. Take a look:

College Football Playoff picks are in. @justinthomas34 you're welcome #ATTAthlete #CFBplayoff

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Spieth putted Alabama, Washington, Clemson and Ohio State golf balls to make his choice. He has the Crimson Tide and the Buckeyes advancing in the semifinal games, with Alabama winning the title to clinch its second championship in a row.

We’ll see if Spieth’s predictions come to fruition.

Joe Boozell has been a college basketball writer for NCAA.com since 2015. His work has also appeared in Bleacher Report, FOXSports.com and NBA.com. Joe’s claim to fame since joining NCAA.com: he’s predicted the correct national championship game twice… and picked the wrong winner both times. Growing up, Joe squared off against both Anthony Davis and Frank Kaminsky in the Chicagoland basketball scene. You can imagine how that went.

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