The first full week of the 2019 college football season has begun with eight more games on Friday, Aug. 30 involving FBS teams. If Saturday is considered a buffet, look at Friday night as an appetizer to get you ready for a Labor Day weekend full of college action on the gridiron.
So if you're wondering "What college football games are on today?" know this: There are eight scheduled involving FBS teams for today, Friday, Aug. 30.
Note: Games are ordered by start time. All times are ET.
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Jonathan Taylor, the nation's best running back and a Heisman Trophy candidate, will be on display as the Badgers make the trip to Tampa to take on the Bulls. USF gave up nearly 250 rushing yards per game last season. That's not ideal heading into a matchup with a guy who churned out nearly 2,220 yards on the ground in 2018.
The Buffaloes have won the last four meetings with the Rams. This marks the last time the Rocky Mountain Showdown will take place in Denver (at Broncos Stadium at Mile High) as the series will shift to campus venues starting next season. This game also marks the debut of Colorado head coach Mel Tucker.
The night's action concludes with an intriguing Big 12 vs. Pac-12 matchup. The Cowboys make the trip to Corvallis with an unsettled quarterback situation while the Beavers are hoping to make a big statement in head coach Jonathan Smith's second season.