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College Football: Top Four Teams in BCS Standings on ESPN and ABC
The lineup is highlighted by No. 4 Stanford, coming off a victory over then-undefeated Oregon, at USC on ABC's "Saturday Night Football."

[via press release from ESPN]

College Football: Top Four Teams in BCS Standings on ESPN and ABC

This week's college football schedule will include telecasts of the top four teams in the BCS Standings and six of the top 10. The lineup is highlighted by No. 4 Stanford, coming off a victory over then-undefeated Oregon, at USC on ABC's Saturday Night Football Presented by Windows on November 16 at 8 p.m. ET. ESPN Radio will also broadcast the game.

That afternoon, ABC and ESPN2, combine to televise unbeaten No. 2 Florida State against new ACC foe Syracuse and No. 16 Michigan State at Nebraska on Saturday at 3:30 p.m. Additional Saturday highlights:

· ESPN will televise two of the top three teams, both on the road against conference opponents: No. 3 Ohio State at Illinois at noon and No. 1 Alabama at Mississippi State at 7:45 p.m.

· ESPNU's Saturday 3:30 p.m. telecast will feature No. 23 Miami (Fla.) at Duke in a showdown between ACC Coastal Division rivals with matching 7-2 records.

· ESPN3 and ESPNU will combine to cover two of the top teams in the American Athletic Conference: No. 17 UCF at Temple at noon on ESPN3 and No. 20 Louisville against Houston at 7 p.m. on ESPNU.

ESPN and ESPN2 will combine to televise three teams in the BCS Standings over three consecutive weekdays beginning Wednesday, Nov. 13, at 8 p.m. with undefeated No. 15 Northern Illinois against one-loss Ball State in a showdown between the top two teams in the Mid-American Conference West division. Thursday's ESPN College Football Primetime on November 14, at 7:30 p.m., will pit No. 8 Clemson against Georgia Tech while ESPN2's Friday night matchup on November 15, at 9 p.m., will pit No. 13 UCLA against Washington.


Date Time (ET) Matchup/Commentator Network

Tue, Nov 12

7:30 p.m. Buffalo at Toledo Adam Amin & Kelly Stouffer ESPNU Ohio at Bowling Green Michael Reghi & Rocky Boiman ESPN3

Wed, Nov 13

8 p.m. Ball State at No. 15 Northern Illinois Bob Wischusen, Desmond Howard & Quint Kessenich ESPN2 Miami (Ohio) at Kent State Tom Hart & John Congemi ESPNU

Thu, Nov 14

7:30 p.m. Georgia Tech at No. 8 Clemson Rece Davis, Jesse Palmer, David Pollack & Samantha Ponder ESPN Morgan State at South Carolina State Mark Neely & Jay Walker ESPNU

Fri, Nov 15

9 p.m. Washington at No. 13 UCLA Carter Blackburn, Danny Kanell & Allison Williams ESPN2

Sat, Nov 16

Noon No. 3 Ohio State at Illinois Dave Pasch, Brian Griese & Tom Luginbill ESPN Indiana at No. 22 Wisconsin Bob Wischusen, Rod Gilmore & Quint Kessenich ESPN2 Troy at Ole Miss Tom Hart & John Congemi ESPNU Cincinnati at Rutgers Beth Mowins, Joey Galloway & Paul Carcaterra ESPNEWS No. 17 UCF at Temple Eamon McAnaney, Anthony Becht & Brooke Weisbrod ESPN3 * & RSN Central Michigan at Western Michigan Michael Reghi & Doug Graber ESPN3 * & RSN Wagner at Saint Francis ESPN3

12:21 p.m. Kentucky at Vanderbilt Dave Neal, Andre Ware & Cara Capuano ESPN3 * & SEC TV

12:30 p.m. North Carolina at Pitt ESPN3 * & ACC Network Maryland at Virginia Tech ESPN3 * & ACC Network NC State at Boston College ESPN3 * & RSN

1 p.m. Akron at Massachusetts Bob Picozzi & KC Keeler ESPN3 Yale at Princeton Dave Popkin & Pete Najarian ESPN3 Jacksonville State at Eastern Illinois ESPN3 Presbyterian at Coastal Carolina ESPN3

2 p.m. Louisiana-Lafayette at Georgia State Ryan Rose & Warrick Dunn ESPN3 North Dakota State at Youngstown State ESPN3 Northern Iowa at Missouri State ESPN3

3 p.m. Connecticut at SMU Trey Bender & Kevin O'Connell ESPN3 Tennessee-Chattanooga at Samford ESPN3

3:30 p.m. No. 16 Michigan State at Nebraska Sean McDonough, Chris Spielman & Shannon Spake ABC & ESPN2 ** Syracuse at No. 2 Florida State Mike Patrick, Ed Cunningham & Jeannine Edwards ABC & ESPN2 ** No. 23 Miami (Fla.) at Duke Anish Shroff & Kelly Stouffer ESPNU

7 p.m. Florida at No. 10 South Carolina Joe Tessitore, Matt Millen & Maria Taylor ESPN2 Houston at No. 20 Louisville Clay Matvick, Matt Stinchcomb & Dawn Davenport ESPNU Memphis at South Florida Shawn Kenney, Al Groh & Steffi Sorensen ESPN3

7:30 p.m. Texas State at Arkansas State ESPN3

7:45 p.m. No. 1 Alabama at Mississippi State Brad Nessler, Todd Blackledge & Holly Rowe ESPN & ESPN Radio

8 p.m. No. 4 Stanford at USC Brent Musburger, Kirk Herbstreit & Heather Cox ABC & ESPN Radio Northwestern State at McNeese State ESPN3

10:15 p.m. Wyoming at Boise State Mark Jones, Brock Huard & Jessica Mendoza ESPN2

10:30 p.m. San Jose State at Nevada Joe Davis & David Diaz-Infante ESPNU

* Local blackout may apply

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

  [november 2013]  


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