College Football TV Listings, Week 5

This is a list of every game played during week 5 of the college football season involving at least one FBS or FCS school.  All games are listed, televised or not.  For the televised games (only live broadcasts are listed), I include the announcers and sideline analysts/reporters (where applicable).  I put all of it on a Google Documents spreadsheet that can be accessed at the following link:

College Football TV Listings 2011, Week 5

Additional notes:

— I include games; they are denoted as “ESPN3”.

— I’ve listed the satellite affiliates for the SEC game of the week (Kentucky-LSU) in a comment on the document.  There are numerous local affiliates, a listing of which can be found here:  Link

— The local affiliates for the ACC Network “national” game of the week (Wake Forest-Boston College) can be found here:  Link

— The local affiliates for the Big East Network game of the week (Rutgers-Syracuse) can be found here:  Link

— The local affiliates for the Southland TV game of the week (Lamar-Southeastern Louisiana) can be found here:  Link

— The local affiliates for the SoCon Network game of the week (Appalachian State-Wofford) can be found here:  Link

— Affiliates for the Montana Television Network (televising Northern Colorado-Montana) can be found here:  Link

— Also listed on the document in comments are the regional nets carrying the following games:  Texas Tech-Kansas, Arizona-Southern California, Washington-Utah, UCLA-Stanford, Mississippi State-Georgia, and Towson-Maryland.

— There are comments in the document with additional information for several other games.

— ABC/ESPN/GamePlan coverage maps for the 3:30 pm ET games (Michigan State-Ohio State, Georgia Tech-North Carolina State, Baylor-Kansas State):  Link

This week, Michigan State-Ohio State will be available nationally on either ABC or ESPN as the primary “reverse mirror” game.  Depending on where you live, Georgia Tech-North Carolina State and Baylor-Kansas State will only be available for television viewing via GamePlan (all three games will be on

— BTN (formerly Big Ten Network) “gamefinder”:  Link

— USA Today Coaches Poll:  Link

— FCS Coaches Poll:  Link

A lot of the information I used in putting this together came courtesy of Matt Sarzyniak’s alarmingly comprehensive and completely indispensable website College Sports on TV, a must-bookmark for any fan of college sports.  Also to be credited, as always, are the indefatigable information gatherers (and in some cases sports-TV savants) at the  I am also assisted on occasion by helpful athletic media relations officials at various schools and conferences.