No. 10 Auburn (5-1) at Louisiana State (4-2) 12:30 p.m., Channel 2
Auburn’s Kerryon Johnson has 12 rushing touchdowns, most in the country. And the Tigers’ defense allows only 13 points and 287.5 yards a game. That’s what awaits Louisiana State as it looks to knock off a ranked opponent for the second week in a row in an attempt to salvage its season.
Georgia Tech (3-1) at No. 11 Miami (4-0) 12:30 p.m., Channel 7
Malik Rosier drove Miami 75 yards in the final two minutes against Florida State last week, and his 23-yard pass to Darrell Langham with six seconds remaining lifted the Hurricanes to a 24-20 win. Georgia Tech has the nation’s No. 2 rushing offense, led by Taquon Marshall.
No. 12 Oklahoma (4-1) at Texas (3-2) 12:30 p.m., ESPN
The annual Red River Shootout at the Cotton Bowl features two first-year head coaches for the first time since 1947. Tom Herman appears to have Texas pointed in the right direction after a double-overtime win over Kansas State. Lincoln Riley and Oklahoma took a big step backward with a loss to 30-point underdog Iowa State.
12:30 p.m.: Purdue at No. 7 Wisconsin, Big Ten; Baylor at No. 14 Oklahoma State, FS1; Virginia at North Carolina, Prime; Northwestern at Maryland, ESPN2; Vanderbilt at Mississippi, SEC; Akron at Western Michigan, CBSSN. 12:45 p.m.: No. 25 Navy at Memphis, ESPNU 1 p.m.: Houston at Tulsa, ESPNews; Colorado at Oregon State, Pac-12 Networks (Pac-12). 3:30 p.m.: Middle Tennessee at Ala. Birmingham, beIN1. 4 p.m.: East Carolina at No. 22 Central Florida, CBSSN; Texas A&M at Florida, ESPN2. 4:15 p.m.: Arkansas at No. 1 Alabama, ESPN. 4:30 p.m.: Missouri at No. 4 Georgia, SEC; No. 9 Ohio State at Nebraska, FS1; Cincinnati at No. 18 South Florida, ESPNU.