The first weekend of college football is finally here! The weekend will kick off, at least for big time teams in our region, Friday night with TCU visiting Baylor with their nearly two-year long regular season winning streak on the line. The Saturday slate is highlighted by the showdown in the Death Star and the Aggies opening with a bit of a tester at home versus the Ponies.
TCU (No. 14) at Baylor – 7:00, ESPN
Miami (OH) at Missouri (No. 21) – 11:00, FSN
Missouri State at Arkansas (No. 15) – 6:00, ESPN3
Louisiana-Lafayette at Oklahoma State (No. 9) – 6:00
Texas State at Texas Tech – 6:00
Oregon (No. 3) vs. LSU (No. 4) – 7:00, ABC
Tulsa at Oklahoma (No. 1) – 7:00, FX
Rice at Texas – 7:00, LHN
Boise State (No. 5) at Georgia (No. 19) – 7:00, ESPN
SMU at Texas A&M (No. 8), 6:30, FSN
Whether most of us get to see the rebuilt Longhorns’ first appearance may come right down to the wire. As of Friday afternoon ESPN still didn’t have agreements with most major providers.