Recapping my weekend college football picks in the ACC, Big Ten and SEC with game times and television networks.

BEARD’S PICKS

ACC

CLEMSON 24. at Syracuse 27 (Friday) — LOSS (So much for perfect week in ACC)

N.C. STATE at Pittsburgh, Saturday 11 a.m. CT, ACC Network

FLORIDA STATE at Duke, Saturday 11 a.m. CT, ESPN2

Boston College at LOUISVILLE, Saturday 11:20 p.m. CT, ACC Network

Georgia Tech at MIAMI, Saturday 2:30 p.m., ABC

VIRGINIA at North Carolina, Saturday 2:30 p.m. CT, ACC Network

Last Week: 7-0

Overall: 42-7

 

BIG TEN

Rutgers at ILLINOIS, Saturday 11 a.m. CT, BTN

MICHIGAN at Indiana, Saturday 11 a.m. CT, ABC

NORTHWESTERN at Maryland, Saturday 2:30 p.m. CT, ESPN2

Purdue at WISCONSIN, Saturday 2:30 p.m. CT, BTN

OHIO STATE at Nebraska, Saturday 6:30 p.m. CT, FS1

MICHIGAN STATE at Minnesota, Saturday 7 p.m., BTN

Last Week: 5-2

Overall:  40-12

 

SEC

SOUTH CAROLINA at Tennessee, Saturday 11 a.m. CT, ESPN

Brigham Young at MISSISSIPPI STATE, Saturday 11 a.m., SEC Network

Vanderbilt at MISSISSIPPI, Saturday 2:30 p.m., SEC Network

AUBURN at LSU, Saturday 2:30 p.m. CT, CBS

Texas A&M at FLORIDA, Saturday 6 p.m. CT, ESPN2

Arkansas at ALABAMA, Saturday 6:15 p.m. CT, ESPN

Missouri at GEORGIA, Saturday 6:30 p.m., SEC Network

LAST WEEK: 5-1

OVERALL: 40-10

  

Note: Each week during the college football season, I’ll be  updating how things are unfolding in the Big Ten by Wednesday, the SEC by Thursday and ACC by Friday. I covered teams in each of the conferences during my 41 years as a sports journalist and I’m not ready to give it up in retirement.

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