College Football 2014: Listing the Top Matchups for the Upcoming Season

Listing the Top Games of the 2014 Season

3/5/14 in NCAAF   |   Tyler_Waddell   |   426 respect

Even though we’re still getting shellacked by snowstorms over here on the East Coast, it’s finally March—and the groundhog will soon no longer see his shadow. Blog Photo - College Football 2014: Listing the Top Matchups for the Upcoming Season

Spring is quickly approaching, and college football players across the country are beginning to end the two-month hibernation (also known as the first half of the offseason) to gear up for a few weeks of on-field practice.

Thank God, because I was starting to get a little antsy watching basketball highlights (no offense, LeBron).

August is a long five months away, but it’s always fun to look ahead and fill our brains with happiness. Here are the toughest matchups for every team in each major FBS conference, starting with the AAC and ending with the SEC:

American Athletic Conference

Cincinnati Bearcats:
at Ohio State Buckeyes (Sept. 27)
Connecticut Huskies: at East Carolina Pirates (TBA)
East Carolina Pirates: vs. South Carolina Gamecocks (Sept. 6)
Houston Cougars: at BYU Cougars (Sept. 11)
Memphis Tigers: at UCLA Bruins (Sept. 6)
South Florida Bulls: at Wisconsin Badgers (Sept. 27)
SMU Mustangs: at Baylor Bears (Aug. 30)
Temple Owls: at Penn State Nittany Lions (Nov. 15)
Tulane Green Wave: at Duke Blue Devils (Sept. 20)
Tulsa Golden Hurricane: vs. Oklahoma Sooners (Sept. 6)
UCF Knights: at Missouri Tigers (Sept. 13)

Atlantic Coastal Conference: Atlantic Division

Boston College Eagles:
at Florida State Seminoles (Nov. 22)
Clemson Tigers: at Florida State Seminoles (Sept. 20)
Florida State Seminoles: vs. Oklahoma State Cowboys (Aug. 30)
Louisville Cardinals: at Notre Dame Fighting Irish (Nov. 22)
NC State Wolfpack: vs. Florida State Seminoles (Sept. 27)
Syracuse Orange: vs. Florida State Seminoles (Oct. 11)
Wake Forest Demon Deacons: at Florida State Seminoles (Oct. 4)

Atlantic Coastal Conference: Coastal Division

Duke Blue Devils:
at Miami Hurricanes (Sept. 27)
Georgia Tech Yellow Jackets: at Georgia Bulldogs (Nov. 29)
Miami Hurricanes: vs. Florida State Seminoles (Nov. 15)
North Carolina Tar Heels: at Notre Dame Fighting Irish (Oct. 11)
Pittsburgh Panthers: at North Carolina Tar Heels (Nov. 15)
Virginia Cavaliers: at Florida State Seminoles (Nov. 8)
Virginia Tech Hokies: at Ohio State Buckeyes (Sept. 6)

Big 12 Conference:

Baylor Bears:
at Oklahoma Sooners (Nov. 8)
Iowa State Cyclones: vs. Baylor Bears (Sept. 27)
Kansas Jayhawks: at Oklahoma Sooners (Nov. 22)
Kansas State Wildcats: vs. Auburn Tigers (Sept. 18)
Oklahoma Sooners: at Texas Tech Red Raiders (Nov. 15)
Oklahoma State Cowboys: at Oklahoma Sooners (Dec. 6)
TCU Horned Frogs: at Baylor Bears (Oct. 11)
Texas Longhorns: vs. Oklahoma Sooners (Oct. 11)
Texas Tech Red Raiders: at Oklahoma State Cowboys (Sept. 25)
West Virginia Mountaineers: vs. Alabama Crimson Tide (Aug. 30)
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