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College football week 11: Tampa Bay Times staff predictions

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)

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 Times' college football coverage team makes its picks for week 11 games:

Game Time/Day Martin Fennelly, @mjfennelly Matt Baker, @MBakerTBTimes Mike Sherman, @mikesherman Tom Jones, @tomwjones Traci Johnson, TBHomeTeam Joey Knight, TBTimes_Bulls
Against the spread (last week) -- 13-7 9-11 10-10 10-10 9-11 7-13
Against the spread (overall) -- 89-84 85-88 83-90 82-91 82-91 80-93
Straight up (last week) -- 13-7 13-7 11-9 14-6 12-8 12-8
Straight up (overall) -- 124-49 134-39 121-52 130-43 122-51 121-52
Upset special (overall) -- 2-7 4-5 2-7 5-4 5-4 1-8
Lock of the week (overall) -- 6-3 9-0 6-3 5-4 6-3 6-3
Florida at South Carolina (-7.5) 12/Sat S. Carolina 34-14 S. Carolina 35-14 S. Carolina 28-20 S. Carolina 30-14 S. Carolina 28-14 S. Carolina 23-13
UConn at UCF (-37.5) 12/Sat UCF 45-17 UCF 52-10 UCF 52-14 UCF 44-10 UCF 42-13 (L) UCF 55-14
FSU at Clemson (-17.5) 3:30/Sat Clemson 28-24 Clemson 35-20 Clemson 34-17 Clemson 33-20 Clemson 34-21 Clem 38-17 (L)
Notre Dame (-3.5) at Miami 8/Sat Miami 28-27 ND 24-21 Miami 27-24 (U) ND 27-18 Miami 24-21 (U) ND 37-23
UNC at Pitt (-9.5) 7:30/Thu Pitt 33-20 Pitt 31-20 Pitt 30-20 Pitt 30-20 Pitt 24-17 Pitt 35-31
Washington (-6.5) at Stanford 10:30/Fri Wash 26-23 Wash 24-20 Wash 24-20 Wash 35-24 Wash 34-27 Wash 31-24
Okla State (-6.5) at Iowa St 12/Sat Okla St. 38-34 Okla St 35-31 Okla St 42-21 ISU 33-20 (U) Okie St. 38-31 OkSt 40-30
Arkansas at LSU (-17.5) 12/Sat LSU 42-20 LSU 38-13 (L) LSU 35-14 LSU 33-13 LSU 34-7 LSU 24-14
NC State (-3.5) at Boston College 12/Sat BC 24-21 NC State 24-21 BC 20-17 NC St. 24-21 NC State 27-24 BC 31-24
Michigan St at Ohio St (-15.5) 3:30/Sat Ohio St 31-28 Ohio St 35-20 Ohio St 28-14 Ohio St 30-21 Mich St 28-27 Ohio St 27-24
Rutgers at Penn St (-31.5) 12/Sat Penn St. 35-17 Penn St 42-13 Penn St 42-14 PSU 50-13 Penn St 42-21 PennSt 37-20
Va. Tech (-3.5) at Ga. Tech 12/Sat Va Tech 23-21 Va Tech 28-20 Va Tech 27-24 GT 28-24 Va Tech 21-20 GT 27-24 (U)
Iowa at Wisconsin (-12.5) 3:30/Sat Iowa 27-23 (U) Wisc 35-20 Wisc 31-21 Wisc 40-16 (L) Wisconsin 38-31 Wisc 38-28
Michigan (-15.5) at Maryland 3:30/Sat Mich 28-14 Mich 31-14 Mich 31-17 Mich 32-13 Mich 38-14 Mich 28-24
Georgia (-2.5) at Auburn 3:30/Sat Georgia 27-24 Auburn 28-24 (U) Auburn 24-21 Georgia 34-27 UGA 34-28 Georgia 38-28
USC (-13.5) at Colorado 4/Sat USC 45-17 USC 38-17 USC 35-14 USC 31-16 USC 35-21 USC 35-21
Washington St. (-1.5) at Utah 5:30/Sat Utah 35-30 Wash St 35-31 Utah 31-28 Utah 34-24 WSU 41-38 Wash St 40-35
Alabama (-14.5) at Miss St 7/Sat Bama 34-17 (L) Bama 38-17 Bama 42-14 (L) Bama 38-14 Bama 34-21 Bama 48-21
Tennessee at Missouri (-10.5) 7:30/Sat Missouri 20-17 Mizzou 24-17 Missouri 21-17 Tenn 24-21 Mizzou 21-10 Mizzou 33-17
TCU at Oklahoma (-7.5) 8/Sat OU 30-27 OU 31-28 OU 31-28 OU 24-21 OU 45-42

Editor's note: (U) indicates upset of the week. (L) indicates lock of the week.

College football week 11: Tampa Bay Times staff predictions 11/11/17 [Last modified: Saturday, November 11, 2017 5:59pm]
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