Week 5 could not have featured a ton of surprising upsets, but it surely rocked the apple cart a bit. Seven groups fell out ofthat’s, seven new groups have signed up, and lots of of them aren’t those you’d usually count on to see ranked.
A few of these groups will battle it out within the largest video games in Week 6. There are solely three video games between ranked opponents in Week 6, one in all which incorporates some Massive 12 upstarts. No. 17 TCU and No. 19 Kansas had been two of the most important surprises within the nation this season and can sq. off on Saturday in a sport that may have a big affect on the Massive 12 Championship Sport race.
Out West, we’ve got a Pac-12 battle as No. 18 UCLA hosts No. 11 Utah. Our third battle of the ranked groups will happen within the SEC. No. 25 LSU is again within the rankings this week after getting back from a 17-Zero deficit to beat Auburn and can host undefeated No. eight Tennessee.
This is a fast have a look at these video games and the remainder of the Week 6 high 25 lineups. All odds are supplied by Caesars Sportsbook.
Texas A&M (+24) is at no. 1 Alabama: Will Bryce Younger play? If it does, how wholesome will it’s? Additionally, how a lot will it matter in opposition to a Texas A&M crew that has been anemic offensively? Oddsmakers do not appear all that involved, making Alabama a 24-point favourite on this sport. Nonetheless, whereas Texas A&M’s offense has been horrible, the Aggies’ protection has held agency and will present a problem for Alabama, Bryce Younger or not.
Auburn (+28) at no. 2 Georgia: The Bulldogs have battled much more than we’re used to seeing of their final two video games, thrashing Kent State two weeks in the past after which needing a double-digit comeback to beat Missouri on Saturday. Nonetheless, identical to they did with Alabama, oddsmakers aren’t anxious concerning the Dawgs of their rivalry in opposition to Auburn. The Tigers blew a 17-Zero lead at LSU final week and had been an abysmal crew within the second half. Will this be the week Georgia will get again on observe or will Auburn do Auburn issues?
No. eight Tennessee (-Four) at No. 25 LSU: Tennessee already has spectacular wins in opposition to Pitt and Florida, however this feels just like the Volunteers’ first probability to make an actual assertion. They’ll head to Tiger Stadium as four-point favorites this week and if they arrive away with a win, they might discover themselves nearer to the highest 5. Some would possibly even see them as an actual menace to East Georgia. As for LSU, the Tigers did not play effectively in opposition to Auburn, however they gained the sport; whether or not they’re ugly or cute, the wins rely simply the identical. They’re tied with Alabama atop the SEC West and I am certain they’d like to remain that approach.
No. 11 Utah (-Three.5) at No. 18 UCLA: There have been questions on UCLA’s lackluster schedule final week, however the Bruins confirmed everybody that they should be taken critically in a 40-32 win over Washington on Friday. That win was sufficient to persuade the voters to place them within the AP High 25, and now they’re at house going through one other ranked opponent in Utah. The Utes misplaced their season opener in Florida, however have gained 4 straight by a median of 35 factors per sport since then. The Pac-12 South champions will need to remind everybody what they’re able to in a sport that would in the end resolve one in all two spots within the Pac-12 Championship Sport.
No. 17 TCU (-5) at No. 19 Kansas: It is not a shock to see TCU ranked because it has been ranked many occasions through the years. Nevertheless, Kansas’ look within the AP High 25 ended the longest drought amongst Energy 5 faculties. Certainly the Jayhawks will not instantly comply with with a loss? This is among the largest video games in Kansas soccer historical past, and it is one other probability to show to the nation that the Jayhawks aren’t any fluke.
One of the best of the remaining
No. Three Ohio State at Michigan State (+24.5)
No. Four Michigan at Indiana (+24)
No. 5 Clemson at Boston School (+23)
Washington state at no. 6 USC (-10.5)
Texas Tech at no. 7 Oklahoma State (-10)
No. 9 Ole Miss at Vanderbilt (+18)
No. 12 Oregon at Arizona (+10.5)
South Carolina at 13th Kentucky (-10.5)
Florida State at no. 14 NC State (-Four)
Military at no. 15 Wake Forest (-15)
No. 16 BYU at Notre Dame (-2.5)
No. 20 Kansas State at Iowa State (+2)
No. 21 Washington at Arizona State (+13.5)
Arkansas at no. 23 Mississippi State (-Four.5)
South Florida at no. 24 Cincinnati (-27)
Texas vs. Oklahoma (+Four)