Week 7 of the college football season begins in earnest tonight. There will be several ranked teams facing sneaky tough challenges.
At this point in the season, any major upsets can have a profound effect on conference title and College Football Playoff races. Will we see any huge underdogs come through?
We’ve got three top 25 teams on “Upset Alert” heading into the weekend. One is on the road against a team that has already knocked off a top 25 team at home this year. Another is heavily favored at home against an arch-rival.
Finally, we’ve got a matchup between the Pac-12’s biggest surprise team and one looking for its first conference win.
No. 23 Memphis at Temple
Game time: Saturday, noon ET
Upset chance per ESPN’s Football Power Index: 36.5 percent
USC at No. 9 Notre Dame
Game time: Saturday, 7:30 p.m. ET
Upset chance per ESPN’s Football Power Index: 15.8 percent
Washington State at No. 18 Arizona State
Game time: Saturday, 3:30 p.m. ET
TV: Pac-12 Network
Upset chance per ESPN’s Football Power Index: 43.5 percent
What Week 7 upsets are you predicting?