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College football 2015 TV schedule: Who to watch Saturday

A number of schools in The Associated Press Top 25 college football poll will get their 2015 seasons underway this weekend.

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Alabama quarterback Jake Coker (14) works through drills during NCAA college football practice, Saturday, Aug. 22, 2015, at Bryant-Denny Stadium in Tuscaloosa, Ala.

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The opening week of college football continues Saturday with a host of season-opening games around the country.

As usual on a college football Saturday, games get started at noon Eastern time. And within The Associated Press Top 25 poll, No. 9 Georgia will play host to Louisiana-Monroe at that hour. You can watch this contest on ESPN's Southeastern Conference (SEC) TV network.

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Staying in the noon hour Saturday, No. 21 Stanford travels to Evanston, Illinois, to take on Northwestern. This game will be televised on ESPN.

Moving to mid-afternoon, sixth-ranked Auburn will meet Louisville in the Georgia Dome in Atlanta. The game will kick off at 3:30 p.m. Eastern and be broadcast on CBS.

No. 13 UCLA will play host to Virginia at the Rose Bowl in Pasadena, California. Fox will have the broadcast of this contest at 3:30 p.m.

Arkansas, ranked 18th by the AP in their preseason poll, will play Texas-El Paso. This game also kicks off at 3:30 p.m. and can be seen on ESPNU.

No. 25 Tennessee returns to the national spotlight after several average seasons. The Volunteers take on Bowling Green in Nashville at 4 p.m. Eastern on the ESPN SEC Network.

Saturday evening, there's more action on the gridiron, starting with 15th-ranked Arizona State meeting Texas A&M in Houston. ESPN will have this contest, beginning at 7 p.m. Eastern.

Notre Dame, ranked 11th in the AP poll, will host the University of Texas at South Bend, Indiana, Saturday night at 7:30 p.m. NBC will televise this contest of two tradition-rich college football programs.

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Speaking of Texas, one of the marquee matchups of the weekend will take place Saturday night at Cowboys Stadium in Arlington. No. 3 Alabama will meet 20th-ranked Wisconsin at 8 p.m. Eastern on ABC.

Also at 8 Eastern, seventh-ranked Oregon opens its 2015 season with a home game against Eastern Washington. This game can be seen on the Pac-12 TV network.

No. 10 Florida State plays host to Texas State at 8 p.m. on ESPNNews.

And finally, eighth-ranked Southern California will meet Arkansas State in Los Angeles at 11 p.m. Eastern time, also on the Pac-12 TV network.