College Football: Seven of Top 10 Teams across ESPN Networks

ESPN-College-FootballESPN networks will combine to cover seven of the top 10 ranked programs in action during the fourth week of the season, beginning with No. 3 Clemson at undefeated ACC Atlantic division rival NC State on Thursday, Sept. 19, at 7:30 p.m. ET on ESPN and ESPN Radio. Highlights for Saturday, Sept. 21:
 
  • ESPN, ESPN2 and ESPNU will each televise a prime-time matchup featuring an SEC team in the top 10: No. 1 Alabama against Colorado at 7 p.m. on ESPN2; No. 6 LSU against SEC foe Auburn at 7:45 p.m. on ESPN; and No. 10 Texas A&M against SMU at 7 p.m. on ESPNU.
  • ESPN3 will provide coverage of three top 10 teams: No. 7 Louisville against Florida International at noon, No. 9 Georgia against North Texas at 12:21 p.m. (also available on SEC TV) and No. 8 Florida State against Bethune-Cookman at 6 p.m.
  • Saturday Night Football Presented by Windows on ABC at 8 p.m. will include two games in a split national telecast: Kansas State at Texas and No. 15 Michigan at Connecticut.
 
All 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 and ESPN Radio Schedule
Thu, Sep 19 7:30 p.m. No. 3 Clemson at NC State

TV: Rece Davis, Jesse Palmer, David Pollack & Samantha Ponder
Radio: Bill Rosinski, David Norrie & Joe Schad
ESPN & ESPN Radio
Texas Southern at Jackson State

Mark Neely & Jay Walker
ESPNU
Fri, Sep 20 9 p.m. Boise State at Fresno State

Carter Blackburn, Danny Kanell & Allison Williams
ESPN
Sat, Sep 21 Noon North Carolina at Georgia Tech

Dave Pasch, Brian Griese & Tom Luginbill
ESPN
San Jose State at Minnesota

Beth Mowins, Joey Galloway & Paul Carcaterra
ESPN2
Marshall at Virginia Tech

Tom Hart & John Congemi
ESPNU
Vanderbilt at Massachusetts

Dave Lamont & Ray Bentley
ESPNEWS
Toledo at Central Michigan

Michael Reghi & Doug Graber
ESPN3 & RSN *
Florida International at No. 7 Louisville ESPN3 & RSN *
12:21 p.m. North Texas at No. 9 Georgia

Dave Neal, Andre Ware & Cara Capuano
ESPN3 & SEC TV *
12:30 p.m. Pitt at Duke ESPN3 & ACC Network *
Tulane at Syracuse ESPN3 & RSN *
1 p.m. Ball State at Eastern Michigan

Dan Gutowsky & Forrest Conoly
ESPN3
2 p.m. Austin Peay at Ohio

Keith Morehouse & Rocky Boiman
ESPN3
Jacksonville State at Georgia State

Roy Philpott & Peter Vaas
ESPN3
3:30 p.m. Purdue at No. 24 Wisconsin

Mike Patrick, Ed Cunningham & Jeannine Edwards
ABC & ESPN2 **
Utah State at USC

TV: Dave Flemming, David Diaz-Infante & Shelley Smith
Radio: Rich Cellini, Tom Ramsey & Dave Shore
ABC & ESPN2 ** & ESPN Radio
Arkansas at Rutgers

Bob Wischusen, Rod Gilmore & Quint Kessenich
ESPN
West Virginia vs. Maryland (from Baltimore)

Anish Shroff & Kelly Stouffer
ESPNU
Virginia Military Institute at Virginia

Shawn Kenney, Stan Lewter & Angela Mallen
ESPN3
Murray State at Bowling Green

Dave Weekley & John Gregory
ESPN3
Delaware State at North Dakota State ESPN3 *
Tennessee at No. 19 Florida

Bill Rosinski, David Norrie & Joe Schad
ESPN Radio
4 p.m. Cincinnati at Miami (Ohio)

Jim Barbar, Pete Najarian & Rontina McCann
ESPN3
4:30 p.m. Arkansas State at Memphis

Joel Meyers & Kevin O’Connell
ESPN3
6 p.m. Bethune-Cookman at No. 8 Florida State

John Sadak, Al Groh & Tiffany Greene
ESPN3
Louisiana-Lafayette at Akron

Frank Giardina & Jerod Cherry
ESPN3
Lafayette at Penn ESPN3
7 p.m. Colorado State at No. 1 Alabama

Joe Tessitore, Matt Millen & Maria Taylor
ESPN2
SMU at No. 10 Texas A&M

Clay Matvick, Matt Stinchcomb & Dawn Davenport
ESPNU
Eastern Illinois at Northern Illinois

Mike Couzens & Bob Chmeil
ESPN3
Savannah State at No. 16 Miami (Fla.)

Drew Fellios, Cory Chavous & Steffi Sorensen
ESPN3
Morgan State at Western Kentucky

Trey Bender & Brian Kinchen
ESPN3
Montana State at Stephen F. Austin ESPN3 *
7:30 p.m. Troy at Mississippi State ESPN3 & RSN *
Midwestern State at West Georgia ESPN3 *
7:45 p.m. Auburn at No. 6 LSU

Brad Nessler, Todd Blackledge & Holly Rowe
ESPN
8 p.m. Kansas State at Texas

Brent Musburger, Kirk Herbstreit & Heather Cox
ABC & ESPN3
No. 15 Michigan at Connecticut

Sean McDonough, Chris Spielman & Shannon Spake
ABC & ESPN3
Tennessee State at Tennessee Tech ESPN3
10:15 p.m. Utah at BYU

Mark Jones, Brock Huard & Lewis Johnson
ESPN2
Wyoming at Air Force

Joe Davis & Dan Hawkins
ESPNU
 
* Local blackout may apply
** Reverse mirror in which ESPN2 will regionalize two games on ABC to markets not receiving the telecast
 
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