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College Football Picks: Expert Predictions for Every Game in Week 11

Jarrett Stidham, Auburn Tigers Football

Jarrett Stidham, Auburn Tigers Football

Week 11 of the 2017 college football season features plenty of intriguing matchups, as conference play is in full effect with just four weeks of games remaining, and Athlon Sports is ready with complete predictions, preview and picks for the upcoming weekend of action. The Week 11 slate kicked off on Tuesday night, as Miami (Ohio) and Buffalo picked up wins in MAC play. The MACtion continues on Wednesday night with three contests, including a potential preview of the conference title game with Toledo taking on Ohio. Thursday night's slate features three games, including Georgia Southern at Appalachian State and North Carolina at Pitt. The schedule also features three more games on Friday, with Washington traveling to Stanford in a critical Pac-12 North showdown. Just like Week 10, the Saturday slate of games for Week 11 is loaded with standout matchups. The first wave of games features Michigan State-Ohio State, Oklahoma State-Iowa State, Arkansas-LSU, Florida-South Carolina and Virginia Tech-Georgia Tech. The action continues into the afternoon with Georgia-Auburn, Florida State-Clemson, Iowa-Wisconsin, SMU-Navy and Virginia-Louisville. At night, Alabama plays at Mississippi State, Tennessee visits Missouri and Miami hosts Notre Dame in a showdown of playoff contenders. 

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Predictions for Every College Football Game in Week 11


Steven Lassan

Mitch Light

Bryan Fischer

Eastern Michigan at Central Michigan (Wednesday)

Kent State at Western Michigan (Wednesday)

Toledo at  Ohio (Wednesday)

Ball State at Northern Illinois (Thursday)

Georgia Southern at Appalachian State (Thursday)

North Carolina at  Pitt (Thursday)

Temple at Cincinnati (Friday)

BYU at UNLV (Friday)

Washington at Stanford (Friday)

Georgia State at Texas State

Troy at Coastal Carolina

Maine at UMass (Fenway Park)

Florida State at Clemson

Michigan at Maryland

Texas Tech at Baylor (Arlington)

Indiana at Illinois

Purdue at Northwestern

UConn at UCF

Iowa at Wisconsin

New Mexico at Texas A&M

San Jose State at Nevada

Florida at South Carolina

FAU at Louisiana Tech

SMU at Navy

Southern Miss at Rice

Arkansas State at South Alabama

Louisiana at Ole Miss

UTEP at North Texas

Tulane at East Carolina

NC State at Boston College

Virginia at Louisville

Virginia Tech at Georgia Tech

Rutgers at Penn State

MTSU at Charlotte

Oregon State at Arizona

Wake Forest at  Syracuse

Duke at Army

Tennessee at Missouri

Wyoming at Air Force

Arkansas at LSU

USC at Colorado

Kentucky at Vanderbilt

Boise State at Colorado State

Fresno State at Hawaii

Michigan State at Ohio State

Washington State at Utah

Nebraska at Minnesota

Kansas at Texas

WKU at Marshall

Old Dominion at FIU


Arizona State at UCLA

West Virginia at Kansas State

Georgia at Auburn

TCU at Oklahoma

Oklahoma State at Iowa State

Alabama at Mississippi State

Notre Dame at Miami

Ohio at Akron (Tuesday)

Central Michigan at Kent State (Tuesday)