Four weeks of NCAA college football has come and gone, with plenty of excitement and surprises having taken place. Week 5 looks to have the same excitement brewing with matchups guaranteed to keep fans glued to their seats.
Some of the premier matchups this week include Baylor at West Virginia and Ohio State at Michigan State.
Note: All start times Eastern Daylight Time. Check your local listings for regional games shown in your area. *Denotes game played at a neutral location.
Thursday, September 27, 2012:
Stanford at Washington, 9 p.m. (ESPN)
Friday, September 21, 2012:
Hawaii at Brigham Young, 8 p.m. (ESPN)
Saturday, September 22, 2012:
Baylor at West Virginia, 12 p.m. (FX)
Buffalo at Connecticut, 12 p.m. (Big East Network, ESPN3)
Middle Tennessee at Georgia Tech, 12 p.m. (ESPN3)
Indiana at Northwestern, 12 p.m. (Big Ten Network)
Arkansas at Texas A&M, 12 p.m. (SEC Network, ESPN3)
Stony Brook at Army, 12 p.m. (CBS Sports Network)
Penn State at Illinois, 12 p.m. (ESPN)
Missouri at UCF, 12 p.m.
Minnesota at Iowa, 12 p.m. (ESPN2)
Ball State at Kent State, 12 p.m. (ESPN3)
North Carolina State at Miami (FL), 12 p.m. (ESPNU)
Duke at Wake Forest, 12:30 p.m. (ESPN3)
Nevada at Texas State, 2 p.m. (Longhorn Network)
Colorado State at Air Force, 2 p.m.
Miami (OH) at Akron, 2 p.m. (ESPN3)
Tulsa at UAB, 3 p.m.
Marshall at Purdue, 3:15 p.m. (Big Ten Network)
Tennessee at Georgia, 3:30 p.m. (CBS)
Ohio State at Michigan State, 3:30 p.m. (ABC)
Clemson at Boston College, 3:30 p.m. (ESPN2)
Troy at South Alabama, 3:30 p.m. (ESPN3)
Ohio at Massachusetts, 3:30 p.m. (ESPN3)
Idaho at North Carolina, 3:30 p.m. (ESPN3)
Rhode Island at Bowling Green, 3:30 p.m. (ESPN3)
Houston vs. Rice, 3:30 p.m.*
Louisiana Tech at Virginia, 3:30 p.m. (ESPN3)
Virginia Tech vs. Cincinnati, 3:30 p.m. (ESPNU)*
San Jose State at Navy, 3:30 p.m. (CBS Sports Network)
Central Michigan at Northern Illinois, 3:30 p.m. (ESPN3)
Louisiana-Monroe at Tulane, 3:30 p.m.
Arizona State at California, 4 p.m. (FX)
North Texas at Florida Atlantic, 5 p.m. (ESPN3)
Florida State at South Florida, 6 p.m. (ESPN)
Boise State at New Mexico, 6 p.m.
UCLA at Colorado, 6 p.m. (Pac-12 Network)
Towson at LSU, 7 p.m. (ESPNU)
South Carolina at Kentucky, 7 p.m. (ESPN2)
TCU at Southern Methodist, 7 p.m.
Texas Tech at Iowa State, 7 p.m.
UTEP at East Carolina, 7 p.m.
Florida International at Louisiana-Lafayette, 7 p.m. (ESPN3)
Western Kentucky at Arkansas State, 7 p.m. (ESPN3)
Toledo at Western Michigan, 7 p.m. (ESPN3)
Texas at Oklahoma State, 7:50 p.m. (FOX)
Louisville at Southern Miss, 8 p.m. (CBS Sports Network)
Wisconsin at Nebraska, 8 p.m. (ABC)
UTSA at New Mexico State, 8 p.m. (ESPN3)
UNLV at Utah State, 8 p.m. (ESPN3)
Ole Miss at Alabama, 9:15 p.m. (ESPN)
Oregon State at Arizona, 10 p.m. (Pac-12 Network)
San Diego State at Fresno State, 10 p.m.
Oregon at Washington State, 10:30 p.m. (ESPN2)
All data provided by ESPN.com
Paul Rados is a Cleveland based freelance sportswriter and Featured Contributor for the Yahoo! Contributor Network. Follow him on Twitter @PSRados.