There are two large matchups on faucet for Week 10, each within the SEC. Tennessee, the newly minted No. 1 in the CFP rankings, will head to Athens to face No. 3 Georgia, the defending nationwide champions. Elsewhere, No. 6 Alabama is headed to Baton Rouge to face No. 10 LSU.
Another high group, No. 4 Clemson, is on upset alert in South Bend and is one among quite a few different ranked groups in a possible flat spot in opposition to an unranked opponent.
Let’s see what this weekend has in retailer.
(Note: All instances ET, odds from BetMGM)
Time: 3:30 p.m. | TV: CBS | Line: UGA -8 | Total: 66.5
Tennessee’s rise to No. 1 within the CFP rankings has been outstanding, and now the Vols have the possibility to place themselves within the driver’s seat within the SEC East and take one other step nearer to a playoff berth. Can Heisman hopeful QB Hendon Hooker knock off the defending nationwide champions? While Tennessee has crushed 5 ranked opponents, Georgia hasn’t confronted a ranked group since its Week 1 demolition of Oregon. There have been a couple of underwhelming efforts alongside the way in which, however the Bulldogs appear to have kicked issues again into excessive gear in current weeks, with three straight blowout wins. Which group will blink first?
Time: 7 p.m. | TV: ESPN | Line: Alabama -13.5 | Total: 56.5
As consequential because the Tennessee-Georgia sport is for the SEC East, the Alabama-LSU sport is for the SEC West. LSU, Ole Miss and Alabama are all tied for first place within the division with 4-1 SEC information, so whoever wins this one can be in super place to get to the SEC title sport. LSU’s offense appears to have taken a giant step ahead in current weeks, but it surely’ll be a tricky process to attempt to sustain with a potent Alabama group coming off a bye week.
Time: 7 p.m. | TV: FS1 | Line: UT -2.5 | Total: 54.5
Though TCU is sitting alone in first place within the Big 12, Kansas State has an opportunity to considerably bolster its probability of attending to the Big 12 title sport with Texas visiting on Saturday. Ok-State has performed with out beginning QB Adrian Martinez for the final two weeks and it’s unclear if he’ll be again for this one. His backup, Will Howard, has carried out admirably in Martinez’s absence. Texas, in the meantime, nonetheless has a shot on the Big 12 title sport, however that should begin with a win this week.
Time: 7:30 p.m. | TV: NBC | Line: Clemson -3.5 | Total: 44.5
Clemson is 8-0 and within the thick of the playoff race with 4 video games to play. This journey to Notre Dame gained’t have any bearing on the ACC race, however Clemson wants this win to get again to the College Football Playoff. In Clemson’s final outing, Dabo Swinney pulled beginning QB DJ Uiagalelei after Clemson fell behind Syracuse. Will Uiagalelei have one other quick leash if he struggles in South Bend? Notre Dame, in the meantime, has had an up-and-down yr in Marcus Freeman’s first season as head coach. The Irish began 0-2 however have since gained 5 of their final six. Which model of the Irish will present up Saturday?