College Football Viewing Picks for Week 5, 09/30 — 10/01/2016

All Times Eastern

Schedule courtesy of Matt’s College Sports on TV
Announcers courtesy of Eye on Sky and Air Sports

Friday, September 30

Pregame and Studio Shows
B1G Football & Beyond — Big Ten Network, noon
College Football Live — ESPN, 1:30 p.m.
CFB Daily — ESPNU, 4 p.m.
This Week in SEC Football — CBS Sports Network, 7 p.m.
Lemming Report — CBS Sports Network, 8 p.m.
College Football Countdown — ESPN, 8 p.m.

7 p.m.

Penn at Dartmouth — NBCSN (Paul Burmeister/Ross Tucker)

9 p.m.

Stanford at Washington – ESPN (Joe Tessitore/Todd Blackledge//Holly Rowe)

10:15 p.m.

Toledo at BYU — ESPN2 (Adam Amin/Mack Brown//Molly McGrath)

Saturday, October 1

Pregame and Studio Shows
College GameDay live from Clemson, SC — ESPN, 9 a.m.
SEC Nation live from Athens, GA — SEC Network, 10 a.m.
BTN Tailgate 2016 live from Lincoln, NE — Big Ten Network, 10:30 a.m.
ACC Blitz — ACC Network, noon
Pac-12 Football Pre-Game Show — Pac-12 Network, 1:30 p.m.
College Football Countdown — ABC, 3 p.m.
College Football Today — CBS, 3 p.m.
B1G Football Game Break — Big Ten Network, 3 p.m.
ESPN Goal Line — Check your local listings, 3 p.m.
College Football Scoreboard — ESPN/ESPN2/ESPNU, 3 p.m.
ESPN Goal Line — ESPNews, 3 p.m.
SEC Now — SEC Network, 3 p.m.
FS1 College Football Extra — FS1, 3:30 p.m.
Fox College Football Saturday Pregame — Fox, 4:30 p.m.
beIN College Football: Pregame — beIN Sports, 6:30 p.m.
B1G Football Postgame — Big Ten Network, 6:30 p.m.
College Football Scoreboard — ESPN/ESPNU, 6:30 p.m.
SEC Now — SEC Network, 7 p.m.
B1G Primetime Kickoff Show — Big Ten Network, 7 p.m.
beIN College Football: Postgame — beIN Sports, 10 p.m.
College Football Scoreboard — ESPNU, 10 p.m.
College Football Scoreboard — ESPN, 10 p.m.
SEC Now — SEC Network, 10:30 p.m.
The Final Drive — Big Ten Network, 11 p.m.
Pac-12 Football Post Game Report — Pac-12 Network, 1 a.m. (Sunday)
College Football Final — ESPN2, 1:15 a.m. (Sunday)
Inside Collge Football — CBS Sports Network, 2 a.m. (Sunday)


Texas at Oklahoma State — ABC (Mike Patrick/Ed Cunningham//Dr. Jerry Punch)

Georgia State at Appalachian State — American Sports Network (Brett Dolan/Michael Young)

Rutgers at Ohio State — Big Ten Network (Kevin Kugler/Matt Millen//Lisa Byington)

Central Florida at East Carolina — CBS Sports Network (Dave Ryan/Corey Chavous//Melanie Collins)

MetLife Stadium, East Rutherford, NJ
Notre Dame vs. Syracuse — ESPN (Bob Wischusen/Brock Huard//Allison Williams)

Miami (FL) at Georgia Tech — ESPN2 (Allen Bestwick/Mike Bellotti//Kris Budden)
SMU at Temple — ESPNews (Mike Couzens/Dan Hawkins)
Northwestern at Iowa — ESPNU (Eamon McAnaney/John Congemi)

Baylor at Iowa State — FS1 (Tim Brando/Spencer Tillman//Bruce Feldman)
Princeton at Columbia — Fox College Sports Atlantic (Scott Sudikoff/Steve DeOssie)

Florida at Vanderbilt — SEC Network (Tom Hart/Andre Ware//Cole Cubelic)
Alcorn State at Arkansas — SEC Network Plus (Mike Morgan/Clint Stoerner//Kevin Weidl)

12:30 p.m.

Virginia at Duke — ACC Network (Tom Werme/Dave Archer//Roddy Jones)

1 p.m.

Buffalo at Boston College — ACC Network Extra (Alex Faust/Matt Chatham)

1:30 p.m.

Lehigh at Yale — One World Sports (Bill Spaulding/Jack Ford)

2:30 p.m.

Oregon State at Colorado — Pac-12 Network/Pac-12 Oregon/Pac-12 Mountain (JB Long/Glenn Parker//Jill Savage)

3:30 p.m.

Wisconsin at Michigan — ABC (Steve Levy/Brian Griese//Todd McShay)

Wake Forest at North Carolina State — ACC Regional/Fox Sports Net (Wes Durham/James Bates//Lyndsay Rowley)

Central Arkansas at Abilene Christian — American Sports Network (Lincoln Rose/John Bradshaw Layfield//Ashlea Burlington)
Northern Illinois at Ball State — American Sports Network (Mike Gleason/Brad Jackson//Peter Hood)
Tulane at UMass — American Sports Network (Eric Frede/Andy Gresh)

Minnesota at Penn State — Big Ten Network (Brandon Gaudin/Chuck Long)
Purdue at Maryland — Big Ten Network (Joe Beninati/J Leman)

Holy Cross at Lafayette — Campus Insiders (Gary Laubach/Mike Joseph//John Leone)

Tennessee at Georgia — CBS (Verne Lundquist/Gary Danielson//Allie LaForce)
Navy at Air Force — CBS Sports Network (Carter Blackburn/Aaron Taylor//Jenny Dell)

Towson at Richmond — Comcast SportsNet Mid-Atlantic/The Comcast Network (Brent Harris/Qadry Ismail)

North Carolina at Florida State — ESPN (Mark Jones/Rod Gilmore//Quint Kessenich)
Illinois at Nebraska — ESPN2 (Dave LaMont/Kelly Stouffer//Paul Carcaterra)
Kansas State at West Virginia — ESPNU (Clay Matvick/Dusty Dvoracek)

Bryant at Maine — Fox College Sports Central (Dan Hannigan/Mike DeVito)

Louisiana-Monroe at Auburn — SEC Network Plus (Taylor Zarzour/Jordan Rodgers//Lauren Sisler)

4 p.m.

San Jose State at New Mexico — Campus Insiders/Root Sports (Rocky Mountain/Southwest) (Marc Stout/Joel Dressen//Brad Thompson)
Cal-Davis at Eastern Washington — Root Sports Northwest/Audience Network (AT&T U-Verse/DirecTV) (Tom Glasgow/Jason Stiles//Jen Mueller)

5 p.m.

Oklahoma at TCU — Fox (Gus Johnson/Joel Klatt//Shannon Spake)

6 p.m.

Utah at Cal — Pac-12 Network/Pac-12 Mountain/Pac-12 Bay Area (Ted Robinson/Yogi Roth//Cindy Brunson)

7 p.m.

Texas-El Paso at Louisiana Tech — American Sports Network (Dave Armstrong/Rich Baldinger)

Florida Atlantic at Florida International — beIN Sports (Matt Martucci/Brett Romberg//Jordan Daigle)

Middle Tennessee at North Texas — Campus Insiders (Ray Crawford/Max Starks//Shae Peppler)

Western Michigan at Central Michigan — CBS Sports Network (Ben Holden/Jay Feely//John Schriffen)

Kentucky at Alabama — ESPN (Dave Pasch/Greg McElroy//Tom Luginbill)
Mepmhis at Mississippi — ESPN2 (Anish Shroff/Ahmad Brooks//Dawn Davenport)
South Florida at Cincinnati — ESPNU (Mark Neely/Ray Bentley)

7:30 p.m.

Marshall at Pittsburgh — ACC Network/Fox Sports Net (Bob Rathbun/Takeo Spikes//Rebecca Kaple)

Missouri at LSU — SEC Network (Brent Musburger/Jesse Palmer//Kaylee Hartung)

8 p.m.

Louisville at Clemson — ABC (Chris Fowler/Kirk Herbstreit//Sam Ponder//Tom Rinaldi)

Michigan State at Indiana — Big Ten Network (Eric Collins/Glen Mason)

San Diego State at South Alabama — ESPNews (Joel Myers/Brian Kinchen)

8:30 p.m.

Arizona State at USC — Fox (Joe Davis/Brady Quinn/Jenny Taft)

9:30 p.m.

Oregon at Washington State — Pac-12 Network/Pac-12 Oregon/Pac-12 Washington (Roxy Bernstein/Anthony Herron//Lewis Johnson)

10:15 p.m.

Utah State at Boise State — ESPN2 (Roy Phillpott/Tom Ramsey//Alex Corddry)
Wyoming at Colorado State — ESPNU (Mike Corey/Rene Ingoglia)

10:30 p.m.

Fresno State at UNLV — CBS Sports Network (Dwayne Ballen/Randy Cross//Cassie McKinney)

Arizona at UCLA — ESPN (Beth Mowins/Anthony Becht//Rocky Boiman)

About Ken Fang

Ken has been covering the sports media in earnest at his own site, Fang's Bites since May 2007 and at Awful Announcing since March 2013. He provides a unique perspective having been an award-winning radio news reporter in Providence and having worked in local television. Fang celebrates the three Boston Red Sox World Championships in the 21st Century, but continues to be a long-suffering Cleveland Browns fan.