- Three Games Opening Weekend on Saturday, September 5
- Action Every Saturday with Five Doubleheaders; Pac-12, ACC Championships
- Four Thursday Night Games, All Featuring Preseason Top 25 Teams
ESPN Radio’s 16th season of college football action will begin with three of 24 regular-season games the opening weekend Saturday, Sept. 5, and will continue every Saturday, with an additional four select Thursday nights and culminating with the Pac-12 and ACC Championships on December 5.
The full slate of games includes 19 of the teams ranked in ESPN’s Way-Too-Early Top 25, featuring nine out of the Top 10. From the Top 10 there are conference games such as No. 8 Michigan State playing at defending national champions and preseason No. 1 Ohio State, as well as No. 7 Alabama at No. 9 Georgia.
The season will kick off with preseason No. 25 Louisville vs. No. 4 Auburn at 2:30 p.m. ET, immediately followed by No. 7 Alabama vs. No. 17 Wisconsin. Additional marquee matchups include No. 11 UCLA at No. 5 USC and No. 1 Ohio State at Michigan.
Bill Rosinski, David Norrie and Joe Schad return as the main ESPN Radio commentator team.
All regular-season and championship games will be available on ESPN Radio, ESPNRadio.com, SiriusXM, Apple iTunes, Slacker Radio, TuneIn and the ESPN app.
The sites for College GameDay on ESPN Radio and the post-season bowl schedule will be announced at a later date.**Note: Times reflect start of coverage window.
|Sat, Sep 5||2:30 p.m.||Louisville vs. Auburn in Atlanta|
|Follows 2:30 p.m. game||Alabama vs. Wisconsin in Arlington, Texas|
|10:30 p.m.||Arkansas St. at USC|
|Sat, Sep 12||6:30 p.m.||Kentucky at South Carolina|
|Thu, Sep 17||6:30 p.m.||Clemson at Louisville|
|Sat, Sep 19||3:00 p.m.||Auburn at LSU|
|7:00 p.m.||Stanford at USC|
|Sat, Sep 26||TBD||Texas A&M at Arkansas|
|Sat, Oct 3||TBD||Alabama at Georgia|
|Sat, Oct 10||TBD||Georgia Tech at Clemson|
|Thu, Oct 15||6:30 p.m.||UCLA at Stanford|
|Sat, Oct 17||TBD||West Virginia at Baylor|
|Sat, Oct 24||TBD||Tennessee at Alabama|
|Sat, Oct 31||TBD||Ole Miss at Auburn|
|Thu, Nov 5||6:30 p.m.||Baylor at Kansas State|
|Sat, Nov 7||TBD||Arizona at USC|
|TBD||Auburn at Texas A&M|
|Thu, Nov 12||6:30 p.m.||Virginia Tech at Georgia Tech|
|Sat, Nov 14||TBD||Arkansas at LSU|
|TBD||Oklahoma at Baylor|
|Sat, Nov 21||TBD||Michigan State at Ohio State|
|TBD||TCU at Oklahoma|
|Sat, Nov 28||TBD||UCLA at USC|
|TBD||Ohio State at Michigan|
|Sat, Dec 5||7 p.m.||Pac-12 Championship|
|7 p.m.||ACC Championship|