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College Football: ESPN Networks Highlighted by 19 Teams in First BCS Standings
Overall, games will include eight of the top 10 in the Standings, and also contains seven of the 10 remaining unbeaten teams.

[via press release from ESPN]

College Football: ESPN Networks Highlighted by 19 Teams in First BCS Standings

ESPN networks will showcase 19 college football programs this week ranked in the first BCS Standings which were exclusively unveiled on ESPN Sunday evening on BCS Countdown (8:30 p.m. ET). Overall, games will include eight of the top 10 in the Standings, and also contains seven of the 10 remaining unbeaten teams. The schedule is highlighted by No. 12 UCLA's visit to No. 3 Oregon at 7 p.m. (ESPN) and the site of ESPN's College GameDay Built by The Home Depot at 9 a.m. (ESPN).

Saturday's schedule includes:

· No. 7 and unbeaten Miami (Fla.) hosts Wake Forest at noon (ESPNU).

· The 7 p.m. window highlights No. 21 South Carolina at No. 5 Missouri (ESPN2) and No. 8 Baylor at Kansas (ESPNU).

· The ABC Saturday 3:30 p.m. split national telecast, with an ESPN2 reverse mirror, will showcase NC State at No. 2 Florida State and Michigan State at Illinois.

· No. 4 Ohio State plays Penn State in the ABC Saturday Night Football Presented by Windows series at 8 p.m.

· The 10:30 p.m. window presents a top-25 matchup between No. 6 Stanford at No. 25 Oregon State (ESPN), plus unbeaten No. 17 Fresno State at San Diego State (ESPN2).

All ESPN, ESPN2, ESPNU, ESPN3 and ESPNEWS games will be available through WatchESPN, accessible online at WatchESPN.com, on smartphones and tablets via the WatchESPN app, through ESPN on Xbox LIVE to Gold members and on Apple TV to fans who receive their video subscription from an affiliated provider.

ESPN Goal Line network will offer unlimited live cut-ins and highlights from numerous top college football games every Saturday beginning at noon. Goal Line is currently available to Time Warner Cable, Bright House Networks, Cox, Cablevision, Verizon FiOS TV, Comcast and Midcontinent Communications customers.

ESPN, ABC, ESPN2, ESPNU, ESPN3, ESPNEWS, Longhorn Network and ESPN Radio Schedule

Date Time (ET) Matchup/Commentator Network

Tue, Oct 22

8 p.m. Louisiana-Lafayette at Arkansas State Joe Davis & David Diaz-Infante ESPN2

Thu, Oct 24

7:30 p.m. Kentucky at Mississippi State Rece Davis, Jesse Palmer, David Pollack & Samantha Ponder ESPN

Fri, Oct 25

8 p.m. Boise State at BYU Carter Blackburn, Danny Kanell & Allison Williams ESPN

Sat, Oct 26

Noon No. 24 Nebraska at Minnesota Dave Pasch, Brian Griese & Tom Luginbill ESPN No. 20 Louisville at USF Beth Mowins, Joey Galloway & Paul Carcaterra ESPN2 Wake Forest at No. 7 Miami (FL) Tom Hart & John Congemi ESPNU Houston at Rutgers Dave Lamont & Ray Bentley ESPNEWS Connecticut at No. 23 UCF Eamon McAnaney, Anthony Becht & Brooke Weisbrod ESPN3* / RSN Ball State at Akron Mike Reghi & Greg Graber ESPN3* / RSN

12:21 p.m. Vanderbilt at No. 16 Texas A&M Dave Neal, Andre Ware & Cara Capuano ESPN3* / SEC TV

1:30 p.m. Liberty at Gardner Webb ESPN3

2 p.m. Miami (OH) at Ohio Dave Weekley & Dustin Fox ESPN3 Eastern Kentucky at SE Missouri ESPN3

2:30 p.m. Toledo at Bowling Green Jim Barbar & Rocky Boiman ESPN3

3 p.m. Temple at SMU Shawn Kenney & Pete Najarian ESPN3 Western Michigan at UMass Bob Picozzi & Matt Chattam ESPN3

3:30 p.m. NC State at No. 2 Florida State Sean McDonough, Chris Spielman & Shannon Spake ABC / ESPN2** Michigan State at Illinois Bob Wischusen, Rod Gilmore & Quint Kessenich ABC / ESPN2** No. 9 Clemson at Maryland Mike Patrick, Ed Cunningham & Jeannine Edwards ESPN Duke at No. 14 Virginia Tech Anish Shroff & Kelly Stouffer ESPNU Eastern Michigan at Northern Illinois ESPN3* / CSN Chicago Buffalo at Kent State ESPN3* / TWC Ohio Magic City Classic (Birmingham, Ala.): Alabama A&M at Alabama State Joe Davis & Jay Walker ESPN3^

4 p.m. Troy at Western Kentucky John Sadak & John Gregory ESPN3 Utah at USC Bill Rosinski & David Norrie ESPN Radio

6 p.m. UNLV at Nevada Trey Bender & Kevin O'Connell ESPN3

7 p.m. No. 12 UCLA at No. 3 Oregon Brent Musburger, Kirk Herbstreit & Heather Cox ESPN No. 21 South Carolina at No. 5 Missouri Joe Tessitore, Matt Millen & Maria Taylor ESPN2 No. 8 Baylor at Kansas Clay Matvick, Matt Stinchcomb & Dawn Davenport ESPNU Georgia State at Louisiana Monroe Drew Fellios & Stan Lewter ESPN3 South Alabama at Texas State Brock Bowling & KC Keeler ESPN3 Furman at No. 13 LSU ESPN3* / RSN

7:30 p.m. Idaho at Mississippi Matt Stewart, Chris Doering & Joe Budden ESPN3* / CSS Florida Atlantic at No. 11 Auburn ESPN3* / RSN

8 p.m. Penn State at No. 4 Ohio State Brad Nessler, Todd Blackledge & Holly Rowe ABC Lamar at SE Louisiana ESPN3

10:30 p.m. No. 6 Stanford at No. 25 Oregon State Mark Jones, Brock Huard & Jessica Mendoza ESPN No. 17 Fresno State at San Diego State Dave Flemming, David Diaz-Infante & Allison Williams ESPN2

* Local blackout may apply

** Reverse mirror in which ESPN2 will regionalize two games on ABC to markets not receiving the telecast

^ - Tape delayed on ESPNU at 10:30 p.m.

  [october 2013]  


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