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Kirk Herbstreit Reveals His 8 'Top Performing' College Football Teams In Week 3

Kirk Herbstreit.

Week 3 of the college football season had no shortage of excitement and upsets. 

ESPN's Kirk Herbstreit has revealed his eight "top performing" teams from Week 3 of the 2022 college football season. Penn State tops the list.

The Nittany Lions dominated the Auburn Tigers at Auburn last Saturday. Running back Nick Singleton was the star of the day, carrying the rock 10 times for 124 yards with two scores in a 41-12 victory. 

Tulane, Kansas, Florida State, Washington, Oregon, Eastern Michigan and Rice, in that order, also make Herbstreit's list. 

The Green Wave make the cut after upsetting Kansas State 17-10. Kansas moved to 3-0 with a big win over 48-30 win over Houston. Florida State took down Louisville 35-31. 

A pair of Pac-12 schools, Washington and Oregon, had impressive Week 3 victories over ranked opponents. The Huskies beat Michigan State while the Ducks took BYU to the woodshed. 

Eastern Michigan, meanwhile, upset Arizona State while Rice beat Louisiana. 

Who was you top performing team in Week 3 of the college football season?

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