OKLAHOMA CITY (Sporting Alert) — NCAA college football action returns to swing this weekend with another full fixture of games in Week 5.
Fans are once again bracing for the excitement with a host of good match on the schedule. Here in Oklahoma, the talk is all about the match up between the No. 12 travelling Texas Longhorns and the Oklahoma State Cowboys in Stillwater.
“I booked my hotel from July for this game because I know it is going to be crazy times at the Cowboys who will be gunning to take a swipe at us, their Texan rivals,” a Texas fan said on his arrival on Friday night.
Another watched for game on Saturday is the clash between No. 14 Ohio State which travel to face No. 20 Michigan State.
No. 2 Oregon face-up to Washington State in Seattle, No. 1 Alabama enters Ole Miss, while No. 3 LSU will also be in action, looking for a big win.
NCAA COLLEGE FOOTBALL TV AND ONLINE FIXTURE FOR Saturday, September 22, 2012:
Baylor at West Virginia, 12 p.m. (FX)
Buffalo at Connecticut, 12 p.m. (Big East Network, ESPN3)
Middle Tennessee at Georgia Tech, 12 p.m. (ESPN3)
Indiana at Northwestern, 12 p.m. (Big Ten Network)
Arkansas at Texas A&M, 12 p.m. (SEC Network, ESPN3)
Stony Brook at Army, 12 p.m. (CBS Sports Network)
Penn State at Illinois, 12 p.m. (ESPN)
Missouri at UCF, 12 p.m.
Minnesota at Iowa, 12 p.m. (ESPN2)
Ball State at Kent State, 12 p.m. (ESPN3)
North Carolina State at Miami (FL), 12 p.m. (ESPNU)
Duke at Wake Forest, 12:30 p.m. (ESPN3)
Nevada at Texas State, 2 p.m. (Longhorn Network)
Colorado State at Air Force, 2 p.m.
Miami (OH) at Akron, 2 p.m. (ESPN3)
Tulsa at UAB, 3 p.m.
Marshall at Purdue, 3:15 p.m. (Big Ten Network)
Tennessee at Georgia, 3:30 p.m. (CBS)
Ohio State at Michigan State, 3:30 p.m. (ABC)
Clemson at Boston College, 3:30 p.m. (ESPN2)
Troy at South Alabama, 3:30 p.m. (ESPN3)
Ohio at Massachusetts, 3:30 p.m. (ESPN3)
Idaho at North Carolina, 3:30 p.m. (ESPN3)
Rhode Island at Bowling Green, 3:30 p.m. (ESPN3)
Houston vs. Rice, 3:30 p.m.*
Louisiana Tech at Virginia, 3:30 p.m. (ESPN3)
Virginia Tech vs. Cincinnati, 3:30 p.m. (ESPNU)*
San Jose State at Navy, 3:30 p.m. (CBS Sports Network)
Central Michigan at Northern Illinois, 3:30 p.m. (ESPN3)
Louisiana-Monroe at Tulane, 3:30 p.m.
Arizona State at California, 4 p.m. (FX)
North Texas at Florida Atlantic, 5 p.m. (ESPN3)
Florida State at South Florida, 6 p.m. (ESPN)
Boise State at New Mexico, 6 p.m.
UCLA at Colorado, 6 p.m. (Pac-12 Network)
Towson at LSU, 7 p.m. (ESPNU)
South Carolina at Kentucky, 7 p.m. (ESPN2)
TCU at Southern Methodist, 7 p.m.
Texas Tech at Iowa State, 7 p.m.
UTEP at East Carolina, 7 p.m.
Florida International at Louisiana-Lafayette, 7 p.m. (ESPN3)
Western Kentucky at Arkansas State, 7 p.m. (ESPN3)
Toledo at Western Michigan, 7 p.m. (ESPN3)
Texas at Oklahoma State, 7:50 p.m. (FOX)
Louisville at Southern Miss, 8 p.m. (CBS Sports Network)
Wisconsin at Nebraska, 8 p.m. (ABC)
UTSA at New Mexico State, 8 p.m. (ESPN3)
UNLV at Utah State, 8 p.m. (ESPN3)
Ole Miss at Alabama, 9:15 p.m. (ESPN)
Oregon State at Arizona, 10 p.m. (Pac-12 Network)
San Diego State at Fresno State, 10 p.m.
Oregon at Washington State, 10:30 p.m. (ESPN2)
*Denotes game will be played at a neutral location.