September 2nd to 4th

USC at Hawaii

Purdue at Notre Dame

Brian Kelly era begins
September 3

Connecticut at Michigan

Is the Big East ready for this?
September 3

Samford at Florida State

Cake walk, isn't it?
September 3

San Jose State at Alabama

Tide should get off to a fast start
September 3

Miami (Ohio) at Florida

Is the Mid-America Conference ready for this?
September 3

Florida A & M at Miami

Louisiana (Lafayette) at Georgia

Youngstown State at Penn State

Marshall at Ohio State

Southern Mississippi at South Carolina

Illinois at Missouri

Colorado at Colorado State

Traditional season-opening derby
September 3

Texas at Rice

UCLA at Kansas State

Even odds before game
September 3

Tennessee (Martin) at Tennessee

Joined in progress, no score
September 3

Washington at BYU

Big game for both teams, BYU favored by 3
September 3

Western Kentucky at Nebraska

Huskers favored by 5 TD
September 3

Utah State at Oklahoma

Not as easy as it looks
September 3

LSU vs North Carolina

Furious comeback, but is it enough? Yates: 412 yds
September 3

Cincinnati at Fresno State

Even odds before game
September 3

Pittsburgh at Utah

Both teams have high hopes for the season
September 3

Arizona at Toledo

Reputation of PAC-10 on the line
September 3

Western Michigan at Michigan State

Kentucky at Louisville

Boise State at Virginia Tech

Will be shipped one week later
September 5