Ten of Remaining 18 Undefeated Teams in Action on ESPN Networks; GameDay from Columbia, S.C.

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Ten of Remaining 18 Undefeated Teams in Action on ESPN Networks; GameDay from Columbia, S.C.

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College GameDay to Originate from No. 1 Alabama at No. 19 South Carolina; Schedule Highlighted by 10 of Remaining 18 Undefeated Teams in Action 

College GameDay Built by The Home Depot –beginning on ESPNU at 9 a.m. ET and continuing on ESPN at 10 a.m. every Saturday – will originate live from Columbia, S.C., this Saturday, Oct. 9, site of No. 1 Alabama at No. 19 South Carolina in an SEC showdown (3:30 p.m., ESPN Radio). 

Chris Fowler hosts the Emmy Award-winning program with analysts Lee Corso, Kirk Herbstreit and Desmond Howard. Erin Andrews anchors several segments of the first hour on ESPNU and contributes reports, interviews and features during the ESPN portion. 

In addition, ESPN’s schedule will feature 10 of the remaining 18 unbeaten teams in action:

  • Undefeated No. 2 Ohio State hosts Indiana for a game at noon Saturday that will be featured on ESPN 3D as well as ESPN and ESPN3.com;
  • Unbeaten Big 12 rivals will square off when No. 7 Nebraska visits Kansas State for ESPN College Football Primetime on Thursday, Oct. 7, at 7:30 p.m. on ESPN and ESPN3.com;
  • Intrastate rivals No. 17 Michigan State and No. 18 Michigan, both undefeated, square off at the Big House Saturday at 3:30 p.m. on ABC, ESPN and ESPN3.com;
  • Unbeaten No. 12 LSU travels to The Swamp to face one-loss No. 14 Florida at 7:30 p.m. on ESPN and ESPN3.com. Also at 7:30 p.m. ESPN2 will televise undefeated No. 8 Auburn at Kentucky.
  • ESPN2’s Friday night telecast will pit undefeated No. 22 Oklahoma State at Louisiana-Lafayette at 9 p.m.
  • ESPNU will televise San Jose State at unbeaten No. 21 Nevada Saturday at 10:30 p.m.
Date Time (ET) Matchup Network(s)
Tue, Oct 5 8 p.m. Troy at Middle Tennessee State
Dave Neal & Andre Ware
ESPN2 / ESPN3.com
Wed, Oct 6 8 p.m. UAB at Central Florida
Beth Mowins, Rob Smith & David Norrie
ESPN / ESPN3.com
Thu, Oct 7 7:30 p.m. No. 7 Nebraska at Kansas State
Rece Davis, Craig James, Jesse Palmer & Jenn Brown
ESPN / ESPN3.com
  7:30 p.m. Prairie View A&M & Arkansas-Pine Bluff
Anish Shroff, Jay Walker & Charlie Neal
Fri, Oct 8 7:30 p.m. Connecticut at Rutgers
Brad Nessler & Rod Gilmore
ESPN / ESPN3.com
  9 p.m. No. 22 Oklahoma State at Louisiana-Lafayette
Mark Neely & JC Pearson
ESPN2 / ESPN3.com
Sat, Oct 9 Noon Indiana at No. 2 Ohio State
ESPN: Dave Pasch, Chris Spielman & Bob Griese
ESPN 3D: Dave Lamont, Tim Brown & Ray Bentley
ESPN / ESPN 3D / ESPN3.com
  Noon Illinois at Penn State
Bob Wischusen & Brian Griese
ESPN2 / ESPN3.com
  Noon Central Michigan at Virginia Tech
Rob Stone & David Pollack 
  2 p.m. Memphis at Louisville
BJ Schaben & Curt Warner
  3:30 p.m. Clemson at UNC **
Carter Blackburn, Mike Bellotti & Brock Huard
ABC and ESPN / ESPN3.com
    No. 17 Michigan St. at No. 18 Michigan **
Sean McDonough, Matt Millen & Quint Kessenich
ABC and ESPN / ESPN3.com
    No. 11 Arkansas at Texas A&M
Ron Franklin & Ed Cunningham
  3:30 p.m. Virginia at Georgia Tech
Pam Ward & Danny Kanell
  3:30 p.m. No. 1 Alabama at No. 19 South Carolina
Bill Rosinski, David Norrie & Joe Schad
ESPN Radio
  6:30 p.m. Navy at Wake Forest
Ryan Rose, Eddie Robinson & Angela Mallen
  7 p.m. Eastern Michigan at Vanderbilt
Clay Matvick, Herm Edwards & Elizabeth Moreau
  7 p.m. Miami (Ohio) at Cincinnati
Dave Weekley & Warrick Dunn
  7:30 p.m. No. 12 LSU at No. 14 Florida
Joe Tessitore, Todd Blackedge & Holly Rowe
ESPN / ESPN3.com
  7:30 p.m. No. 8 Auburn at Kentucky
Mark Jones & Bob Davie
ESPN2 / ESPN3.com
  8 p.m. No. 23 Florida St. at No. 13 Miami (FL)
Brent Musburger, Kirk Herbstreit & Heather Cox
ABC / ESPN3.com
    USC at No. 16 Stanford
Mike Patrick, Craig James & Shelley Smith
ABC / ESPN3.com
  10:30 p.m. San Jose State at No. 21 Nevada
Todd Harris & David Diaz-Infante

** Reverse mirror in which ESPN will regionalize two games on ABC to markets not receiving the telecast

ESPNU: The Experts Features All-Star Cast Tuesday
Former Oregon football coach and ESPN analyst Mike Bellotti headlines this week’s installment of The Experts, a weekly three-hour studio show on Tuesdays at 1 p.m. on ESPNU. The all-star cast is led by host Lowell Galindo, who will be joined by top college football analysts and insiders Ray Bentley, Bruce Feldman, Tom Luginbill, David Pollack and Jay Walker.


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