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College Football Expert Reveals Score Predictions For Week 1 Games

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College football is finally back, and this weekend will feature a handful of marquee matchups. With Week 1 officially upon us, there are a plethora of predictions being made around the country.

Florida and Miami kicked off the 2019 on Saturday with an intense showdown that went down to the wire. Ultimately, Dan Mullen and the Gators were able to get past the Hurricanes.

We'll see more non-conference games this weekend, including an important game between Auburn and Oregon. It's crucial for the Pac-12 to land an early victory over the SEC.

In honor of Week 1 of the regular season, Associated Press national college football writer Ralph D. Russo revealed his score predictions for all the big games.

Here are the main predictions from Russo:

Clemson wins 35-3 over Georgia Tech

Wisconsin wins 31-21 over South Florida

Alabama wins 42-10 over Duke

Georgia wins 42-14 over Vanderbilt

Ohio State wins 51-21 over Florida Atlantic

LSU wins 38-14 over Georgia Southern

Michigan wins 48-10 over Middle Tennessee 

Texas wins 35-13 over Louisiana Tech

Auburn wins 24-21 over Oregon

Iowa wins 42-14 over Miami (OH)

Nebraska wins 56-24 over South Alabama

Oklahoma wins 59-28 over Houston 

Notre Dame wins 42-14 over Louisville 

Russo didn't have many upsets to share for this weekend, but he does have Liberty narrowly defeating Syracuse.

You can see all of Russo's predictions involving for Week 1 here.