Alabama And Virginia Tech Square Off, With Title Hopes On Their Mind [NCAA Football Live Thread]
The biggest game of the evening is at 8:00 pm EST, when #5 Alabama takes on #7 Virginia Tech. This game could have some huge National Championship implications, and the winner will get a very nice boost in the rankings, while the loser will likely drop out of the top 10 for now.
Another big game is a matchup of two high-powered offenses as Max Hall and #20 BYU visit defending Heisman Trophy winner Sam Bradford and #3 Oklahoma. Which defense will be able to slow down the other team's aerial assault? Or will it just end up being a shootout?
Here's the schedule of the games with ranked teams, and national televised games. All games are listed in Eastern Standard Time:
Citadel at #21 North Carolina
Charleston Southern at #1 Florida
Florida Atlantic at #24 Nebraska
#20 BYU vs #3 Oklahoma (@ Cowboy Stadium) [ESPN]
Louisiana-Monroe at #2 Texas
Northern Colorado at #25 Kansas
Northern Illinois at Wisconsin [Big 10 Network]
#5 Alabama at #7 Virginia Tech [ABC]
Maryland at #12 California [ESPN2]
#11 LSU at Washington [ESPN]
If you're watching the games, stick around here to chat it up all evening. Don't forget to make your picks on our NCAA Football Pick 'Em page, if you haven't done so already.