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Weekend Planning Guide – College Football Week 11

Jones AT&T Stadium, Lubbock, TX

Advanced Stats Weighted Composite Rankings

RK TEAM S&P+ FEI FPI CHG
1 Alabama 1 1 1 +1
2 Clemson 2 5 2 -1
3 Georgia 5 2 3
4 Michigan 3 4 4 +1
5 Oklahoma 4 3 5 -1
6 Notre Dame 6 7 8
7 Washington 10 10 9
8 Ohio St. 9 19 6 +1
9 Mississippi St. 11 13 10 +4
10 Penn St. 12 22 7
11 LSU 22 8 12 -3
12 West Virginia 18 17 11 +3
13 Missouri 20 12 15 +11
14 Fresno St. 7 23 18 +2
15 UCF 8 9 32 +7
Others: #16 Michigan St., #17 Iowa, #18 Auburn, #19 Purdue, #20 Utah, #21 Washington St., #22 Utah St., #23 Florida, #24 iowa St., #25 Miami

MOST OVER-RATED TEAMS BY CFP POLL

  1. #13 Syracuse (30 spots)
  2. #14 NC State (19 spots)
  3. #17 Boston College (18 spots)
  4. #11 Kentucky (16 spots)
  5. #8 Washington St. and #19 Texas (13 spots)

MOST UNDER-RATED TEAMS BY CFP POLL

  1. #25 Washington (18 spots)
  2. #20 Penn St. (10 spots)
  3. #23 Fresno St. (9 spots)
  4. #16 Mississippi St. (7 spots)
  5. #24 Auburn (6 spots)

BEST TEAMS LEFT OFF CFP POLL

  1. Missouri
  2. Purdue
  3. Utah
  4. Utah St.
  5. Miami

UPSET WATCH

  • #19 Texas at Texas Tech
  • South Carolina at #15 Florida

Times AZ and Eastern. Rankings below are AP until CFP rankings are available.

See How the Games are Rated to learn more about…how the games are rated.

GAME OF THE WEEK 

#19 Texas at Texas Tech
Saturday, 5:30/7:30 PM, FOX

OTHER FOUR-STAR GAMES

#10 Ohio St. at #18 Michigan St.
Saturday, 10:00 AM/12:00 PM, FOX

Wisconsin at #20 Penn St.
Saturday, 10:00 AM/12:00 PM, ABC

#23 Fresno St. at Boise St.
Friday, 8:15/10:15 PM, ESPN2

Miami at Georgia Tech
Saturday, 5:00/7:00 PM, ESPN2

THREE-STAR GAMES

South Carolina at #15 Florida
Saturday, 10:00 AM/12:00 PM, ESPN

#24 Auburn at #5 Georgia
Saturday, 5:00/7:00 PM, ESPN

#16 Mississippi St. at #1 Alabama
Saturday, 1:30/3:30 PM, CBS

Cal at USC
Saturday, 8:30/10:30 PM, ESPN

Northwestern at #21 Iowa
Saturday, 1:30/3:30 PM, FOX

Oregon at Utah
Saturday, 3:30/5:30 PM, PAC12

Temple at Houston
Saturday, 5:00/7:00 PM, CBSSN

TCU at #9 West Virginia
Saturday, 10:00 AM/12:00 PM, FS1

Virginia Tech at Pitt
Saturday, 1:30/3:30 PM, ESPNU

Ole Miss at Texas A&M
Saturday, 10:00 AM/12:00 PM, CBS

#8 Washington St. at Colorado
Saturday, 1:30/3:30 PM, ESPN

Oklahoma St. at #6 Oklahoma
Saturday, 1:30/3:30 PM, ABC

Maryland at Indiana
Saturday, 10:30 AM/12:00 PM, BTN Alternate


What I’m going to watch…

FRIDAY PRIMETIME

Louisville at #13 Syracuse
5:00/7:00 PM, ESPN2

FRIDAY NIGHT

#23 Fresno St. at Boise St.
8:15/10:15 PM, ESPN2

SATURDAY MORNING

#10 Ohio St. at #18 Michigan St.
10:00 AM/12:00 PM, FOX

Wisconsin at #20 Penn St.
10:00 AM/12:00 PM, ABC

South Carolina at #15 Florida
10:00 AM/12:00 PM, ESPN

SATURDAY MIDDAY

#16 Mississippi St. at #1 Alabama 
1:30/3:30 PM, CBS

Northwestern at #21 Iowa
1:30/3:30 PM, FOX

Oregon at Utah
3:30/5:30 PM, PAC12

Virginia Tech at Pitt
1:30/3:30 PM, ESPNU

SATURDAY PRIME TIME

#19 Texas at Texas Tech
5:30/7:30 PM, FOX

Miami at Georgia Tech
5:00/7:00 PM, ESPN2

#24 Auburn at #5 Georgia
5:00/7:00 PM, ESPN

SATURDAY NIGHT

Cal at USC
8:30/10:30 PM, ESPN

Colorado St. at Nevada
8:30/10:30 PM, ESPNU

UNLV at San Diego St.
8:30/10:30 PM, ESPN2

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Weekend Planning Guide – College Football Week 10

Michigan Stadium, Ann Arbor, MI

Advanced Stats Weighted Composite Rankings

RK TEAM S&P+ FEI FPI CHG
1 Clemson 2 1 2 +1
2 Alabama 1 4 1 -1
3 Georgia 5 2 3
4 Oklahoma 3 5 4
5 Michigan 4 6 5
6 Notre Dame 6 12 8 +1
7 Washington 7 10 9  -1
8 LSU 13 3 10
9 Ohio St. 8 14 6
10 Penn St. 10 13 7 +1
11 Florida 18 11 12 -1
12 Utah 12 19 11 +5
13 Mississippi St. 14 16 15
14 Iowa 24 9 14  -2
15 West Virginia 16 23 13 +7
Others: #16 Fresno St., #17 Auburn, #18 Washington St., #19 Michigan St., #20 Miami, #21 Kentucky, #22 UCF, #23 Purdue, #24 Missouri, #25 Texas Tech

MOST OVER-RATED TEAMS BY CFP POLL

  1. #19 Syracuse (22 spots)
  2. #25 Virginia (17 spots)
  3. #17 Texas (14 spots)
  4. #22 UCF (14 spots)
  5. #9 Kentucky (12 spots)

MOST UNDER-RATED TEAMS BY CFP POLL

  1. #23 Fresno St. (7 spots)
  2. #18 Mississippi St. (5 spots)
  3. #14 Penn St. (4 spots)
  4. #15 Utah (3 spots)
  5. #7 Oklahoma, #6 Georgia (3 spots)

BEST TEAMS LEFT OFF CFP POLL

  1. Washington
  2. Auburn
  3. Michigan St.
  4. Miami
  5. Purdue

UPSET WATCH

  • #20 Texas A&M at Auburn
  • #22 Boston College at Virginia Tech
  • #16 Iowa at Purdue
  • #13 West Virginia at #17 Texas
  • Missouri at #11 Florida
  • #14 Penn St. at #5 Michigan

Times AZ and Eastern. Rankings below are AP until CFP rankings are available.

See How the Games are Rated to learn more about…how the games are rated.

GAME OF THE WEEK 

#14 Penn St. at #5 Michigan
Saturday, 12:45/3:45 PM, ESPN

OTHER FOUR-STAR GAMES

#13 West Virginia at #17 Texas
Saturday, 12:30/3:30 PM, FOX

#16 Iowa at Purdue
Saturday, 12:30/3:30 PM, ESPN2

Missouri at #11 Florida
Saturday, 1:00/4:00 PM, SECN

#20 Texas A&M at Auburn
Saturday, 9:00 AM/12:00 PM, ESPN

#1 Alabama at #3 LSU
Saturday, 5:00/8:00 PM, CBS

Duke at Miami
Saturday, 4:00/7:00 PM, ESPN2

THREE-STAR GAMES

#6 Georgia at #9 Kentucky
Saturday, 12:30/3:30 PM, CBS

#22 Boston College at Virginia Tech
Saturday, 12:45/3:45 PM, ACCN

Stanford at Washington
Saturday, 6:00/9:00 PM, PAC12

South Carolina at Ole Miss
Saturday, 9:00 AM/12:00 PM, SECN

#7 Oklahoma at Texas Tech
Saturday, 5:00/8:00 PM, ABC

Michigan St. at Maryland
Saturday, 9:00 AM/12:00 PM, ESPN2

Temple at #12 UCF
Thursday, 4:30/7:30 PM, ESPN

#15 Utah at Arizona St.
Saturday, 1:00/4:00 PM, PAC12

Colorado at Arizona
Friday, 7:30/10:30 PM, FS1

Cal at #8 Washington St.
Saturday, 7:45/10:45 PM, ESPN

Pitt at #25 Virginia
Friday, 4:30/7:30 PM, ESPN2

#4 Notre Dame at Northwestern
Saturday, 4:15/7:15 PM, ESPN

Florida St. at #21 NC State
Saturday, 12:30/3:30 PM, ABC


What I’m going to watch…

FRIDAY PRIMETIME

Pitt at #25 Virginia
4:30/7:30 PM, ESPN2

Western Kentucky at Middle Tennessee
5:00/8:00 PM, CBSSN

FRIDAY NIGHT

Colorado at Arizona
7:30/10:30 PM, FS1

SATURDAY MORNING

#20 Texas A&M at Auburn
9:00 AM/12:00 PM, ESPN

South Carolina at Ole Miss
9:00 AM/12:00 PM, SECN

Michigan St. at Maryland
9:00 AM/12:00 PM, ESPN2

SATURDAY MIDDAY

#15 Utah at Arizona St. 
1:00/4:00 PM, PAC12

#14 Penn St. at #5 Michigan
12:45/3:45 PM, ESPN

#13 West Virginia at #17 Texas
12:30/3:30 PM, FOX

#16 Iowa at Purdue
12:30/3:30 PM, ESPN2

Missouri at #11 Florida 
1:00/4:00 PM, SECN

SATURDAY PRIME TIME

#1 Alabama at #3 LSU
5:00/8:00 PM, CBS

Duke at Miami
4:00/7:00 PM, ESPN2

#7 Oklahoma at Texas Tech
5:00/8:00 PM, ABC

SATURDAY NIGHT

Stanford at Washington
6:00/9:00 PM, PAC12

Cal at #8 Washington St.
7:45/10:45 PM, ESPN

BYU at Boise St.
7:15/10:15 PM, ESPN

San Diego St. at New Mexico
7:15/10:15 PM, ESPNU

Weekend Planning Guide – College Football Week 9

TIAA Bank Field, Jacksonville, FL

TIAA Bank Field, Jacksonville, FL

Advanced Stats Weighted Composite Rankings

RK TEAM S&P+ FEI FPI CHG
1 Alabama 1 2 1
2 Clemson 2 1 2
3 Georgia 5 4 3 +2
4 Oklahoma 3 5 5
5 Michigan 4 6 4 +1
6 Washington 6 7 8 +2
7 Notre Dame 7 10 9 +3
8 LSU 15 3 10 -1
9 Ohio St. 8 18 6 -6
10 Florida 14 9 11 +1
11 Penn St. 10 19 7 -2
12 Iowa 21 12 12 +1
13 Mississippi St. 20 13 13 -1
14 Fresno St. 12 9 16 +3
15 Miami 16 20 15 -1
Others: #16 Auburn, #17 Utah, #18 Purdue, #19 Kentucky, #20 Texas A&M, #21 Wisconsin, #22 West Virginia, #23 Missouri, #24 Washington St., #25 UCF

MOST OVER-RATED TEAMS BY AP POLL

  1. #21 South Florida (46 spots)
  2. #6 Texas (24 spots)
  3. #19 Oregon (16 spots)
  4. #10 UCF (15 spots)
  5. #14 Washington St. (10 spots)

MOST UNDER-RATED TEAMS BY AP POLL

  1. #15 Washington (9 spots)
  2. #23 Utah (6 spots)
  3. #18 Iowa (6 spots)
  4. #17 Penn St. (6 spots)
  5. #8 Oklahoma, #7 Georgia (4 spots)

BEST TEAMS LEFT OFF AP POLL

  1. Mississippi St.
  2. Fresno St.
  3. Miami
  4. Auburn
  5. Purdue
  6. Missouri

UPSET WATCH

  • #21 South Florida at Houston
  • #12 Kentucky at Missouri
  • #16 Texas A&M at Mississippi St.
  • #14 Washington St. at #24 Stanford
  • #22 NC State at Syracuse

Times AZ and Eastern. Rankings below are AP until CFP rankings are available.

See How the Games are Rated to learn more about…how the games are rated.

GAME OF THE WEEK 

#9 Florida vs. #7 Georgia (in Jacksonville)
Saturday, 12:30/3:30 PM, CBS

OTHER FOUR-STAR GAMES

#16 Texas A&M at Mississippi St.
Saturday, 4:00/7:00 PM, ESPN

#18 Iowa at #17 Penn St.
Saturday, 12:30/3:30 PM, ESPN

Purdue at Michigan St.
Saturday, 9:00 AM/12:00 PM, ESPN

#14 Washington St. at #24 Stanford
Saturday, 4:00/7:00 PM, PAC12

Texas Tech at Iowa St.
Saturday, 9:00 AM/12:00 PM, ESPN2

#22 NC State at Syracuse
Saturday, 4:00/7:00 PM, ESPN2

#12 Kentucky at Missouri
Saturday, 1:00/4:00 PM, SECN

Georgia Tech at Virginia Tech
Thursday, 4:30/7:30 PM, ESPN

THREE-STAR GAMES

#6 Texas at Oklahoma St.
Saturday, 5:00/8:00 PM, ABC

Miami at Boston College
Friday, 4:00/7:00 PM, ESPN

Arizona St. at USC
Saturday, 12:30/3:30 PM, ABC / ESPN2

#20 Wisconsin at Northwestern
Saturday, 9:00 AM/12:00 PM, FOX

#21 South Florida at Houston
Saturday, 12:30/3:30 PM, ABC / ESPN2

Indiana at Minnesota
Friday, 5:00/8:00 PM, FS1

Tennessee at South Carolina
Saturday, 4:30/7:30 PM, SECN

Duke at Pitt
Saturday, 12:30/3:30 PM, FSN

Army at Eastern Michigan
Saturday, 9:00 AM/12:00 PM, CBSSN

Baylor at #13 West Virginia
Thursday, 4:00/7:00 PM, FS1

#19 Oregon at Arizona
Saturday, 7:30/10:30 PM, ESPN


What I’m going to watch…

FRIDAY PRIMETIME

Miami at Boston College
4:00/7:00 PM, ESPN

Indiana at Minnesota
5:00/8:00 PM, FS1

Louisiana Tech at Florida Atlantic
3:30/6:30 PM, CBSSN

FRIDAY NIGHT

#23 Utah at UCLA
7:30/10:30 PM, ESPN

Wyoming at Colorado St.
7:00/10:00 PM, CBSSN

SATURDAY MORNING

Purdue at Michigan St.
9:00 AM/12:00 PM, ESPN

Texas Tech at Iowa St.
9:00 AM/12:00 PM, ESPN2

#20 Wisconsin at Northwestern
9:00 AM/12:00 PM, FOX

SATURDAY MIDDAY

Arizona St. at USC 
12:30/3:30 PM, ABC / ESPN2

#9 Florida vs. #7 Georgia (in Jacksonville)
12:30/3:30 PM, CBS

#18 Iowa at #17 Penn St.
12:30/3:30 PM, ESPN

#12 Kentucky at Missouri
1:00/4:00 PM, SECN

SATURDAY PRIME TIME

#16 Texas A&M at Mississippi St.
4:00/7:00 PM, ESPN

#14 Washington St. at #24 Stanford
4:00/7:00 PM, PAC12

#22 NC State at Syracuse
4:00/7:00 PM, ESPN2

#6 Texas at Oklahoma St.
5:00/8:00 PM, ABC

SATURDAY NIGHT

#19 Oregon at Arizona
7:30/10:30 PM, ESPN

San Diego St. at Nevada
7:30/10:30 PM, ESPNU

Hawai’i at Fresno St.
7:30/10:30 PM, ESPN2

Weekend Planning Guide – College Football Week 8

Tiger Stadium a.k.a. Death Valley

Advanced Stats Weighted Composite Rankings

RANK TEAM S&P+ FEI FPI Change
1 Alabama 1 2 1
2 Clemson 2 6 2 +2
3 Ohio St. 5 4 3
4 Oklahoma 3 3 7 +1
5 Georgia 6 5 4 -3
6 Michigan 4 14 6 +3
7 LSU 14 1 10 +5
8 Washington 9 11 8 -2
9 Penn St. 7 17 5 -2
10 Notre Dame 10 12 9 -2
11 Florida 13 8 11
12 Mississippi St. 15 20 12 +2
13 Iowa 21 13 13 +5
14 Miami 17 23 15 +3
15 Kentucky 22 7 26 +1
Others: #16 NC State, #17 Fresno St., #18 West Virginia, #19 Michigan St., #20 Duke, #21 Texas A&M, #22 Wisconsin, #23 UCF, #24 Auburn, #25 Texas

MOST OVER-RATED TEAMS BY AP POLL

  1. #21 South Florida (39 spots)
  2. #12 Oregon (19 spots)
  3. #7 Texas (18 spots)
  4. #20 Cincinnati (17 spots)
  5. #10 UCF (13 spots)

MOST UNDER-RATED TEAMS BY AP POLL

  1. #22 Mississippi St. (10 spots)
  2. #18 Penn St. (9 spots)
  3. #15 Washington (7 spots)
  4. #19 Iowa (6 spots)
  5. #24 Michigan St., #9 Oklahoma (5 spots)

BEST TEAMS LEFT OFF AP POLL

  1. Miami
  2. Fresno St.
  3. Duke
  4. Auburn

UPSET WATCH

  • #12 Oregon at #25 Washington St.
  • #20 Cincinnati at Temple

Times AZ and Eastern. Rankings below are AP until CFP rankings are available.

See How the Games are Rated to learn more about…how the games are rated.

GAME OF THE WEEK 

#22 Mississippi St. at #5 LSU
Saturday, 4:00/7:00 PM, ESPN

OTHER FOUR-STAR GAMES

#6 Michigan at #24 Michigan St.
Saturday, 9:00 AM/12:00 PM, FOX

#12 Oregon at #25 Washington St.
Saturday, 4:30/7:30 PM, FOX

USC at Utah
Saturday, 5:00/8:00 PM, PAC12

#20 Cincinnati at Temple
Saturday, 9:00 AM/12:00 PM, ESPNU

THREE-STAR GAMES

Auburn at Ole Miss
Saturday, 9:00 AM/12:00 PM, ESPN

Virginia at Duke
Saturday, 9:30 AM/12:30 PM, FSN / WatchESPN (streaming)

Stanford at Arizona St.
Thursday, 6:00/9:00 PM, ESPN

#16 NC State at #3 Clemson
Saturday, 12:30/3:30 PM, ESPN

Maryland at #19 Iowa
Saturday, 9:00 AM/12:00 PM, ESPN2

#2 Ohio St. at Purdue
Saturday, 4:30/7:30 PM, ABC

Memphis at Missouri
Saturday, 1:00/4:00 PM, SECN

#9 Oklahoma at TCU
Saturday, 9:00 AM/12:00 PM, ABC

Colorado at #15 Washington
Saturday, 12:30/3:30 PM, FOX

North Texas at UAB
Saturday, 4:30/7:30 PM, BEIN

Minnesota at Nebraska
Saturday, 12:30/3:30 PM, BTN


What I’m going to watch…

FRIDAY

Air Force at UNLV
7:00/10:00 PM, CBSSN

Colorado St. at Boise St.
6:00/9:00 PM, ESPN2

SATURDAY MORNING

#6 Michigan at #24 Michigan St.
9:00 AM/12:00 PM, FOX

#20 Cincinnati at Temple
9:00 AM/12:00 PM, ESPNU

Auburn at Ole Miss
9:00 AM/12:00 PM, ESPN

SATURDAY MIDDAY

#16 NC State at #3 Clemson 
12:30/3:30 PM, ESPN

Memphis at Missouri
1:00/4:00 PM, SECN

Colorado at #15 Washington
12:30/3:30 PM, FOX

SATURDAY PRIME TIME

#22 Mississippi St. at #5 LSU
4:00/7:00 PM, ESPN

#12 Oregon at #25 Washington St.
4:30/7:30 PM, FOX

#USC at Utah
5:00/8:00 PM, PAC12

#2 Ohio St. at Purdue
4:30/7:30 PM, ABC

SATURDAY NIGHT

Arizona at UCLA
7:30/10:30 PM, ESPN2

San Jose St. at San Diego St.
7:30/10:30 PM, CBSSN

SATURDAY LATE NIGHT

Nevada at Hawai’i
9:00 PM/12:00 AM, STADIUM

Weekend Planning Guide – College Football Week 7

Michigan Stadium, Ann Arbor, MI

Advanced Stats Weighted Composite Rankings

RANK TEAM S&P+ FEI FPI Change
1 Alabama 1 3 1
2 Georgia 3 1 3 +1
3 Ohio St. 4 2 2 -1
4 Clemson 2 4 4
5 Oklahoma 6 8 7 +1
6 Washington 10 5 9 -1
7 Penn St. 7 13 5
8 Notre Dame 8 10 8
9 Michigan 5 16 6
10 Wisconsin 13 9 11 +2
11 Florida 14 11 10 +7
12 LSU 19 6 16 -1
13 West Virginia 11 17 14 +2
14 Mississippi St. 15 20 13 +7
15 Auburn 18 19 15 -5
Others: #16 Kentucky, #17 Miami, #18 Iowa, #19 Oklahoma St., #20 Michigan St., #21 Texas A&M, #22 Texas, #23 UCF, #24 NC State, #25 Texas Tech

MOST OVER-RATED TEAMS BY AP POLL

  1. #19 Colorado (28 spots)
  2. #23 South Florida (27 spots)
  3. #17 Oregon (24 spots)
  4. #25 Cincinnati (21 spots)
  5. #9 Texas (13 spots)

MOST UNDER-RATED TEAMS BY AP POLL

  1. #24 Mississippi St. (10 spots)
  2. #21 Auburn (6 spots)
  3. #11 Oklahoma (6 spots)
  4. #15 Wisconsin (5 spots)
  5. #14 Florida (3 spots)

BEST TEAMS LEFT OFF AP POLL

  1. Iowa
  2. Oklahoma St.
  3. Michigan St.
  4. Texas Tech

UPSET WATCH

  • #19 Colorado at USC

Times AZ and Eastern. Rankings below are AP until CFP rankings are available.

See How the Games are Rated to learn more about…how the games are rated.

GAME OF THE WEEK 

#15 Wisconsin at #12 Michigan
Saturday, 4:30/7:30 PM, ABC

OTHER FOUR-STAR GAMES

#2 Georgia at #13 LSU
Saturday, 12:30/3:30 PM, CBS

#22 Texas A&M at South Carolina
Saturday, 12:30/3:30 PM, SECN

Texas Tech at TCU
Thursday, 4:30/7:30 PM, ESPN

THREE-STAR GAMES

Michigan St. at #8 Penn St.
Saturday, 12:30/3:30 PM, BTN

#19 Colorado at USC
Saturday, 7:30/10:30 PM, FS1

#6 West Virginia at Iowa St.
Saturday, 4:00/7:00 PM, FS1

Iowa at Indiana
Friday, 9:00 AM/12:00 PM, ESPN2

#10 UCF at Memphis
Saturday, 12:30/3:30 PM, ABC or ESPN2

Duke at Georgia Tech
Saturday, 9:20 AM/12:20 PM, KASW (Ch. 61) / ACCN / WatchESPN (streaming)

#7 Washington at #17 Oregon
Saturday, 12:30/3:30 PM, ABC or ESPN2

#16 Miami at Virginia
Saturday, 4:00/7:00 PM, ESPN2

Missouri at #1 Alabama
Saturday, 4:00/7:00 PM, ESPN

Arizona at Utah
Friday, 7:00/10:00 PM, ESPN


What I’m going to watch…

THURSDAY

Texas Tech at TCU
4:30/7:30 PM, ESPN

Georgia Southern at Texas St.
4:30/7:30 PM, ESPNU

FRIDAY PRIME TIME

#23 South Florida at Tulsa
4:00/7:00 PM, ESPN

FRIDAY NIGHT

Arizona at Utah
7:00/10:00 PM, ESPN

Air Force at San Diego St.
6:00/9:00 PM, CBSSN

SATURDAY MORNING

Iowa at Indiana
9:00 AM/12:00 PM, ESPN2

Duke at Georgia Tech
9:20 AM/12:20 PM, KASW (Ch. 61) / ACCN / WatchESPN (streaming)

#14 Florida at Vanderbilt
9:00 AM/12:00 PM, ESPN

Nebraska at Northwestern
9:00 AM/12:00 PM, ABC

SATURDAY MIDDAY

#2 Georgia at #13 LSU 
12:30/3:30 PM, CBS

#22 Texas A&M at South Carolina
12:30/3:30 PM, SECN

Michigan St. at #8 Penn St.
12:30/3:30 PM, BTN

#10 UCF at Memphis
12:30/3:30 PM, ABC or ESPN2

SATURDAY PRIME TIME

#15 Wisconsin at #12 Michigan
4:30/7:30 PM, ABC

#6 West Virginia at Iowa St.
4:00/7:00 PM, FS1

#16 Miami at Virginia
4:00/7:00 PM, ESPN2

SATURDAY NIGHT

#19 Colorado at USC
7:30/10:30 PM, FS1

Wyoming at Fresno St.
7:30/10:30 PM, ESPNU

Boise St. at Nevada
7:30/10:30 PM, CBSSN

Hawai’i at BYU
7:15/10:15 PM, ESPN2

Weekend Planning Guide – College Football Week 6

Ben Hill Griffin Stadium, Gainesville, FL

Advanced Stats Weighted Composite Rankings

RANK TEAM S&P+ FEI FPI Change
1 Alabama 1 3 1
2 Ohio St. 3 2 2
3 Georgia 4 1 3
4 Clemson 2 7 5
5 Washington 5 4 8
6 Oklahoma 6 8 6
7 Penn St. 8 13 4
8 Notre Dame 9 9 9 +2
9 Michigan 7 14 7 -1
10 Auburn 11 6 12 -1
11 LSU 17 5 11 +4
12 Wisconsin 13 11 14  -1
13 Oklahoma St. 12 18 17 +4
14 Miami 18 21 10 +2
15 West Virginia 14 20 15 +3
Others: #16 Michigan St., #17 Kentucky, #18 Florida, #19 Stanford, #20 NC State, #21 Mississippi St., #22 Boise St., #23 Texas A&M, #24 Iowa, #25 Texas

MOST OVER-RATED TEAMS BY AP POLL

  1. #21 Colorado (31 spots)
  2. #18 Oregon (20 spots)
  3. #12 UCF (14 spots)
  4. #5 LSU (6 spots)
  5. #9 West Virginia (6 spots)

MOST UNDER-RATED TEAMS BY AP POLL

  1. #25 Oklahoma St. (12 spots)
  2. #15 Michigan (6 spots)
  3. #10 Washington (5 spots)
  4. #22 Florida (4 spots)
  5. #20 Michigan St. (4 spots)

BEST TEAMS LEFT OFF AP POLL

  1. Mississippi St.
  2. Boise St.
  3. Texas A&M
  4. Iowa

UPSET WATCH

  • #13 Kentucky at Texas A&M
  • Arizona St. at #21 Colorado

Times AZ and Eastern. Rankings below are AP until CFP rankings are available.

See How the Games are Rated to learn more about…how the games are rated.

GAME OF THE WEEK 

#5 LSU at #22 Florida
Saturday, 12:30/3:30 PM, CBS

OTHER FOUR-STAR GAME

#8 Auburn at Mississippi St.
Saturday, 4:30/7:30 PM, ESPN2

#13 Kentucky at Texas A&M
Saturday, 4:00/7:00 PM, ESPN

#7 Oklahoma vs. #19 Texas (in Dallas)
Saturday, 9:00 AM/12:00 PM, FOX

THREE-STAR GAMES

#6 Notre Dame at #24 Virginia Tech
Saturday, 5:00/8:00 PM, ABC

Boston College at #23 NC State
Saturday, 9:30 AM/12:30 PM, ACCN / WatchESPN (streaming)

Utah at #14 Stanford
Saturday, 7:30/10:30 PM, ESPN

Utah St. at BYU
Friday, 6:00/9:00 PM, ESPN2

Iowa St. at #25 Oklahoma St.
Saturday, 12:30/3:30 PM, ESPN2

Arizona St. at #21 Colorado
Saturday, 1:00/4:00 PM, PAC12

Cal at Arizona
Saturday, 7:00/10:00 PM, FS1

Iowa at Minnesota
Saturday, 12:30/3:30 PM, BTN

Northwestern at #20 Michigan St.
Saturday, 9:00 AM/12:00 PM, FS1


What I’m going to watch…

FRIDAY PRIME TIME

Georgia Tech at Louisville
4:00/7:00 PM, ESPN

Middle Tennessee at Marshall
4:30/7:30 PM, CBSSN

FRIDAY NIGHT

Utah St. at BYU
6:00/9:00 PM, ESPN2

SATURDAY MORNING

Missouri at South Carolina
9:00 AM/12:00 PM, SECN

#7 Oklahoma vs. #19 Texas (in Dallas)
9:00 AM/12:00 PM, FOX

Boston College at #23 NC State
9:30 AM/12:30 PM, ACCN / WatchESPN (streaming)

Northwestern at #20 Michigan St.
9:00 AM/12:00 PM, FS1

SATURDAY MIDDAY

#5 LSU at #22 Florida 
12:30/3:30 PM, CBS

Iowa St. at #25 Oklahoma St.
12:30/3:30 PM, ESPN2

Arizona St. at #21 Colorado
1:00/4:00 PM, PAC12

Iowa at Minnesota
12:30/3:30 PM, BTN

San Diego St. at Boise St.
12:30/3:30 PM, ESPNU

SATURDAY PRIME TIME

#8 Auburn at Mississippi St.
4:30/7:30 PM, ESPN2

#13 Kentucky at Texas A&M
4:00/7:00 PM, ESPN

#6 Notre Dame at #24 Virginia Tech
5:00/8:00 PM, ABC

SATURDAY NIGHT

Utah at #14 Stanford
7:30/10:30 PM, ESPN

Cal at Arizona
7:00/10:00 PM, FS1

Fresno St. at Nevada
7:30/10:30 PM, ESPNU

Weekend Planning Guide – College Football Week 5

Beaver Stadium, University Park, PA

Beaver Stadium, University Park, PA

Advanced Stats Weighted Composite Projected Rankings

RANK TEAM S&P+ FEI FPI Change
1 Alabama 1 2 1
2 Ohio St. 2 3 2 +1
3 Georgia 4 1 3  -1
4 Clemson 3 4 5
5 Washington 7 6 8
6 Oklahoma 8 8 7
7 Penn St. 6 14 4
8 Michigan 5 13 6 +3
9 Auburn 13 5 10
10 Notre Dame 11 9 9 +2
11 Wisconsin 12 12 14 +2
12 Mississippi St. 9 15 16  -4
13 Michigan St. 18 11 12 +1
14 Stanford 23 10 11 +5
15 LSU 19 7 19
Others: #16 Miami, #17 Oklahoma St., #18 West Virginia, #19 Texas A&M, #20 Duke, #21 Boise St., #22 Iowa, #23 Texas, #24 South Carolina, #25 Kentucky

MOST OVER-RATED TEAMS BY AP POLL

  1. #20 BYU (27 spots)
  2. #24 Cal (24 spots)
  3. #19 Oregon (17 spots)
  4. #13 UCF (14 spots)
  5. #5 LSU (10 spots)

MOST UNDER-RATED TEAMS BY AP POLL

  1. #23 Mississippi St. (11 spots)
  2. #21 Michigan St. (8 spots)
  3. #14 Michigan (6 spots)
  4. #11 Washington (6 spots)
  5. #15 Wisconsin (4 spots)

UPSET WATCH

  • South Carolina at #17 Kentucky
  • Virginia Tech at #22 Duke

Times AZ and Eastern. Rankings below are AP or CFP (once available).

See How the Games are Rated to learn more about…how the games are rated.

GAME OF THE WEEK 

#4 Ohio St. at #9 Penn St.
Saturday, 4:30/7:30 PM, ABC

OTHER FIVE-STAR GAME

#7 Stanford at #8 Notre Dame
Saturday, 4:30/7:30 PM, NBC

FOUR-STAR GAMES

South Carolina at #17 Kentucky
Saturday, 4:30/7:30 PM, SECN

#12 West Virginia at #25 Texas Tech
Saturday, 9:00 AM/12:00 PM, ESPN2

Utah at Washington St.
Saturday, 3:00/6:00 PM, PAC12

Florida at #23 Mississippi St.
Saturday, 3:00/6:00 PM, ESPN

Virginia Tech at #22 Duke
Saturday, 4:00/7:00 PM, ESPN2

THREE-STAR GAMES

#19 Oregon at #24 California
Saturday, 7:30/10:30 PM, FS1

USC at Arizona
Saturday, 7:30/10:30 PM, ESPN2

Virginia at NC State
Saturday, 9:20 AM/12:20 PM, ACCN

Iowa St. at TCU
Saturday, 4:00/7:00 PM, ESPNU

Temple at Boston College
Saturday, 9:00 AM/12:00 PM, ESPNU

Ole Miss at #5 LSU
Saturday, 6:15/9:15 PM, ESPN

Toledo at Fresno St.
Saturday, 7:30/10:30 PM, ESPNU


What I’m going to watch…

THURSDAY

North Carolina at #16 Miami
5:00/8:00 PM, ESPN

FRIDAY

Memphis at Tulane
5:00/8:00 PM, ESPN2

UCLA at Colorado
6:00/9:00 PM, FS1

SATURDAY MORNING

#12 West Virginia at #25 Texas Tech
9:00 AM/12:00 PM, ESPN2

Virginia at NC State
9:20 AM/12:20 PM, ACCN

Temple at Boston College
9:00 AM/12:00 PM, ESPNU

SATURDAY MIDDAY

Pitt at #13 UCF 
12:30/3:30 PM, ESPNU

Baylor at #6 Oklahoma
12:30/3:30 PM, ABC

Purdue at Nebraska
12:30/3:30 PM, BTN

#18 Texas at K-State
12:30/3:30 PM, FS1

SATURDAY LATE AFTERNOON

Utah at Washington St. 
3:00/6:00 PM, PAC12

Florida at #23 Mississippi St.
3:00/6:00 PM, ESPN

SATURDAY PRIME TIME

#4 Ohio St. at #9 Penn St.
4:30/7:30 PM, ABC

#7 Stanford at #8 Notre Dame
4:30/7:30 PM, NBC

South Carolina at #17 Kentucky
4:30/7:30 PM, SECN

Virginia Tech at #22 Duke
4:00/7:00 PM, ESPN2

SATURDAY NIGHT

#19 Oregon at #24 California
7:30/10:30 PM, FS1

USC at Arizona
7:30/10:30 PM, ESPN2

Ole Miss at #5 LSU
6:15/9:15 PM, ESPN