|Friday's College Football TV Capsules|
|Written by Admin|
|Tuesday, 20 November 2007 15:00|
Nebraska (5-6) at Colorado (5-6), Noon (ABC)
Opening Line: Colorado by 5.
Series Record: Nebraska leads 46-17-2.
Last Meeting: 2006, Nebraska 37-14
This year's matchup marks only the third time since 1981 that neither team is ranked. ... Nebraska has won the past two meetings at Folsom Field and six of the last seven games at Colorado. ... Nebraska is third in the Big 12 in passing offense (309.3 yards per game). ... Since 1990, Nebraska is 14-4 on post-Thanksgiving Friday, with three of those losses coming against Colorado. ... Colorado coach Dan Hawkins is one win away from 100 in his career. ... Colorado is 1-14 in its last 15 games against ranked opponents. ... Colorado has not beaten Nebraska at home since a 62-36 victory in 2001.
Arkansas (7-4) at No. 1 LSU (10-1), 2:30 p.m. (CBS)
Opening Line: LSU by 13.
Series Record: LSU leads 33-17-2.
Last Meeting: 2006, LSU 31-26
The winner gets the Golden Boot Trophy. ... Arkansas is 3-11 all-time versus the No. 1-ranked team. ... The Razorbacks' last win over a No. 1 team was a 42-11 triumph over Texas in 1981. ... Arkansas is fourth in the nation in rushing offense (288.7 yards per game). ... LSU has won five of the last six meetings. ... Since 2003, the Tigers have won the Golden Boot Trophy in four-straight match ups. ... LSU is second in the nation in total defense (257.6 yards per game) and fourth in rushing defense (78.3 yards per game).
M (6-5), 3:30 p.m. (ABC)
Opening Line: Texas by 6.
Series Record: Texas leads 73-35-5.
M is second in the Big 12 in rushing offense (219.6 yards per game).
No. 17 Boise St. (10-1) at No. 14 Hawaii (10-0), 9 p.m. (ESPN2)
Opening Line: Hawaii by 3 1/2.
Series Record: Boise St. leads 6-2.
Last Meeting: 2006, Boise St. 41-34
This will be the highest two WAC teams have been ranked when playing each other in the regular season since Oct. 22, 1994 when 11th-ranked Colorado State lost to 15th-ranked Utah 45-31. ... The winner wins the WAC championship outright. ... Boise State has won or shared five consecutive WAC titles and is 46-1 in WAC games since the beginning of this streak. ... The Broncos have a 17-game WAC winning streak. ... Boise State's 23-1 record over the last two years is the best in the nation. ... Boise State is third in the nation in scoring offense (44.2 points per game). ... Hawaii is one of two undefeated teams in the FBS. ... Hawaii has a 14-game WAC winning streak. The last time Hawaii lost a WAC game was a 41-34 loss to Boise State last season. ... Hawaii leads the nation in scoring offense (48 points per game). ... A win over Boise State would be Hawaii's first-ever outright WAC championship. ... Boise State is the only team that Hawaii has yet to beat in league action.