In 2013, Vanderbiltbeat Austin Peay 38-3. Since that time, the Governors have scored only one victory, a 20-13 home win over Murray State on Oct. 18 last year. Including two losses to start this season, Austin Peay is a whopping 1-25 since the start of the 2013 season.
The Ole Miss Rebels scored one of the biggest wins in school history last season over Alabama – a 23-17 victory in Oxford that sent the fans at Vaught-Hemingway Stadium running and screaming to celebrate on the field. This year, the Rebels must travel to Tuscaloosa to face the second ranked Tide.
The third week of the 2015 college football season kicks off on Thursday night with a key ACC matchup between Clemson and Louisville. Thursday night’s game is one of the marquee contests for Week 3, but the action continues on Friday and Saturday with critical must-see matchups. On Saturday, the SEC takes the spotlight with Alabama-Ole Miss and LSU-Auburn.
After a strong performance in Week 1, the SEC took its share of hits in Week 2. Auburn needed overtime to defeat Jacksonville State, Arkansas lost to Toledo and Tennessee blew a 17-0 lead to Oklahoma in a 31-24 two-overtime loss.
College football is in full swing and we're already seeing pretenders fall and contenders rise. We've seen some fantastic individual performances, phenomenal finishes and unfortunately, some season-ending injuries. What we haven't seen this far, however, is anything really outrageous (unless you count Jacksonville State taking Auburn to overtime).
Sounds like a great time to make some outrageous college football predictions for Week 3.
Week 2 of the 2015 college football season turned out to be a fairly exciting one. One of the bigger stories to come out of the weekend was Auburn needing overtime to defeat Jacksonville State in its home opener.