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College football week 11: Tampa Bay Times staff predictions

By Times staff
Miami head coach Mark Richt, left,and Notre Dame head coach Brian Kelly, left, meet in this week's premier college football matchups when No. 3 Notre Dame visits unbeaten and No. 7 Miami at 8 p.m. Saturday on ABC. (AP Photo/File)

The Timesí college football coverage team makes its picks for week 11 games:

GameTime/DayMartin Fennelly, @mjfennellyMatt Baker, @MBakerTBTimesMike Sherman, @mikeshermanTom Jones, @tomwjonesTraci Johnson, TBHomeTeamJoey Knight, TBTimes_Bulls
Against the spread (last week)--13-79-1110-1010-109-117-13
Against the spread (overall)--89-8485-8883-9082-9182-9180-93
Straight up (last week)--13-713-711-914-612-812-8
Straight up (overall)--124-49134-39121-52130-43122-51121-52
Upset special (overall)--2-74-52-75-45-41-8
Lock of the week (overall)--6-39-06-35-46-36-3
Florida at South Carolina (-7.5)12/SatS. Carolina 34-14S. Carolina 35-14S. Carolina 28-20S. Carolina 30-14S. Carolina 28-14S. Carolina 23-13
UConn at UCF (-37.5)12/SatUCF 45-17UCF 52-10UCF 52-14UCF 44-10UCF 42-13 (L)UCF 55-14
FSU at Clemson (-17.5)3:30/SatClemson 28-24Clemson 35-20Clemson 34-17Clemson 33-20Clemson 34-21Clem 38-17 (L)
Notre Dame (-3.5) at Miami8/SatMiami 28-27ND 24-21 Miami 27-24 (U)ND 27-18Miami 24-21 (U)ND 37-23
UNC at Pitt (-9.5)7:30/ThuPitt 33-20Pitt 31-20 Pitt 30-20Pitt 30-20Pitt 24-17Pitt 35-31
Washington (-6.5) at Stanford10:30/FriWash 26-23Wash 24-20Wash 24-20Wash 35-24Wash 34-27Wash 31-24
Okla State (-6.5) at Iowa St12/SatOkla St. 38-34Okla St 35-31Okla St 42-21ISU 33-20 (U)Okie St. 38-31OkSt 40-30
Arkansas at LSU (-17.5)12/SatLSU 42-20LSU 38-13 (L)LSU 35-14LSU 33-13LSU 34-7LSU 24-14
NC State (-3.5) at Boston College12/SatBC 24-21NC State 24-21BC 20-17NC St. 24-21NC State 27-24BC 31-24
Michigan St at Ohio St (-15.5)3:30/SatOhio St 31-28Ohio St 35-20Ohio St 28-14Ohio St 30-21Mich St 28-27Ohio St 27-24
Rutgers at Penn St (-31.5) 12/SatPenn St. 35-17Penn St 42-13Penn St 42-14PSU 50-13Penn St 42-21PennSt 37-20
Va. Tech (-3.5) at Ga. Tech12/SatVa Tech 23-21Va Tech 28-20Va Tech 27-24GT 28-24Va Tech 21-20GT 27-24 (U)
Iowa at Wisconsin (-12.5)3:30/SatIowa 27-23 (U)Wisc 35-20Wisc 31-21Wisc 40-16 (L)Wisconsin 38-31Wisc 38-28
Michigan (-15.5) at Maryland3:30/SatMich 28-14Mich 31-14Mich 31-17Mich 32-13Mich 38-14Mich 28-24
Georgia (-2.5) at Auburn3:30/SatGeorgia 27-24Auburn 28-24 (U)Auburn 24-21Georgia 34-27UGA 34-28Georgia 38-28
USC (-13.5) at Colorado4/SatUSC 45-17USC 38-17USC 35-14USC 31-16USC 35-21USC 35-21
Washington St. (-1.5) at Utah5:30/SatUtah 35-30Wash St 35-31Utah 31-28Utah 34-24WSU 41-38Wash St 40-35
Alabama (-14.5) at Miss St7/SatBama 34-17 (L)Bama 38-17Bama 42-14 (L)Bama 38-14Bama 34-21Bama 48-21
Tennessee at Missouri (-10.5)7:30/SatMissouri 20-17Mizzou 24-17Missouri 21-17Tenn 24-21Mizzou 21-10Mizzou 33-17
TCU at Oklahoma (-7.5)8/SatOU 30-27OU 31-28OU 31-28OU 24-21OU 45-42

Editorís note: (U) indicates upset of the week. (L) indicates lock of the week.