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College Football Picks: Expert Predictions for Every Game in Week 3

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Brock Purdy, Iowa State Cyclones Football

College football's Week 3 slate for the 2019 season features 68 games, and our NCAA experts are ready with their predictions and picks. The Week 3 action begins with three contests on Friday night. North Carolina plays at Wake Forest in a non-conference matchup between ACC rivals, Kansas takes on Boston College, and the action on Friday concludes with Washington State and Houston meeting in NRG Stadium. Saturday's slate begins with Arkansas State-Georgia, Ohio State-Indiana, Pitt-Penn State and NC State-West Virginia in the first window of games. The afternoon schedule features Alabama-South Carolina, Stanford-UCF, USC-BYU, Iowa-Iowa State, North Texas-California and Arizona State-Michigan State. Florida-Kentucky, Clemson-Syracuse, Florida State-Virginia and TCU-Purdue headline the intriguing matchups in the night slate.

Each week, Athlon Sports’ editors will pick every game in the FBS ranks. Follow us on Twitter: (@AthlonSports)

College Football Picks: Expert Predictions for Every Game in Week 3


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North Carolina at Wake Forest

Kansas at  Boston College

Washington State vs. Houston (NRG Stadium)

Miami (Ohio) vs. Cincinnati

Arkansas State vs. Georgia

Chattanooga at Tennessee

Furman at Virginia Tech

NC State at West Virginia

Eastern Michigan at Illinois

The Citadel at Georgia Tech

FAU at Ball State

Norfolk State at Coastal Carolina

Akron at Central Michigan

Memphis at South Alabama

East Carolina at Navy

Bethune Cookman at Miami

Southeastern Louisiana at Ole Miss

Idaho State at Utah

WKU vs. Louisville (Nashville)

UNLV at Northwestern

Cal Poly at  Oregon State

Louisiana Tech at Bowling Green

Idaho at Wyoming

UMass at Charlotte

Buffalo at Liberty

South Carolina State at USF

Army at UTSA

Southern Miss at Troy

Ohio at Marshall

New Mexico at Notre Dame

New Hampshire at FIU

Kent State at Auburn

Colorado State at Arkansas

Duke at  Middle Tennessee

Ohio State at Indiana

Texas State at SMU

Lamar at Texas A&M

Weber State at Nevada

Oklahoma State at Tulsa

Murray State at Toledo

Georgia State at Western Michigan

Air Force at Colorado

Northwestern State at  LSU

Texas Southern at Louisiana

SEMO at Missouri

Hawaii at Washington

Northern Illinois at Nebraska

Georgia Southern at Minnesota

Texas vs.  Rice (NRG Stadium)

San Diego State at  New Mexico State

Maryland at Temple

Montana at Oregon

Texas Tech at  Arizona

Kansas State at Mississippi State

Alabama at South Carolina

Portland State at Boise State

North Texas at California

Missouri State at Tulane

Arizona State at Michigan State

Pitt at Penn State

Oklahoma at UCLA

TCU at Purdue

Stanford at UCF

Florida State at Virginia


Florida at Kentucky

Iowa at Iowa State

Clemson at Syracuse

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