Each week our national college football writer describes how he would handle the television remote on Saturday, handicapping what's worth watching, and skipping:
Indiana is 0-6 against
Charleston Southern (8-3) at No. 10
9 a.m., SEC Network (SEC)
Charleston Southern blew its chance to beat an SEC team on Oct. 11 when the Buccaneers lost at
Yale (8-1) at
9:30 a.m., NBC Sports Network (NBCSN)
The 131st meeting of these teams could be one of the best in recent memory. Harvard needs a win to clinch the
9:30 a.m.: Virginia Tech at Wake Forest, KDOC.
Boston College (6-4) at No. 3
12:30 p.m., Channel 7
Boston College's 14-point loss to Florida State last year in Chestnut Hill, Mass., was the closest any team played the Seminoles during the regular season. Florida State has won 26 straight games but has also trailed at the half this season in five of its 10 victories. None of this should lead anyone to believe Boston College is going to pull off the upset.
12:30 p.m., Channel 2
Watch out for Arkansas. Really. The Razorbacks snapped their 17-game SEC losing streak with a 17-0 home win over
1:30 p.m., Pac-12
Stop the presses:
No. 20 Missouri (8-2) at
4:30 p.m., ESPN
Missouri needs closing wins against Tennessee and Arkansas to clinch its second straight SEC East title. Not bad for a school that never won a
12:30 p.m.: Georgia State at Clemson, Prime;
1 p.m.: Western Carolina at Alabama, SEC; South Florida at Memphis, ESPNews; Stanford at
4 p.m.: Samford at
4:30 p.m.: Vanderbilt at
5 p.m., Channel 7
USC debuted in the College Football Playoff rankings this week as "Southern Cal," which grates on Trojans fans who consider it as off-putting as San Francisco does when it is referred to as "Frisco." UCLA fans and Lou Holtz make a point to refer to USC as "Southern Cal" every chance they get.
7:15 p.m., ESPN2
Boise State continues to block one-loss
5 p.m.: Cincinnati at Connecticut, CBSSN.