Week 3 college football picks: UCLA vs. Texas, Georgia at South Carolina

Can Todd Gurley and Georgia pull out a key SEC East win at South Carolina? Will Virginia Tech keep its momentum rolling in a tricky clash with East Carolina? How will a young Tennessee team fare in a road trip to Oklahoma?

It's Week 3 of the 2014 season, and several matchups are worth monitoring. SI.com’s college football experts Andy Staples, Pete Thamel, Thayer Evans, Zac Ellis, Martin Rickman, Lindsay Schnell, Brian Hamilton and Ben Glicksman make their picks for this weekend’s biggest games. For more coverage before Saturday’s action, be sure to check out the Walkthrough, Power Rankings and more.

STAPLES: Tennessee eager to see where it stands against Oklahoma

HAMILTON: Gary Nova, Rutgers prepare to make their Big Ten debut

SCHNELL: UCLA looks to return to form after sluggish start to season

ELLIS: Who is the current frontrunner in the Heisman Trophy race?

RISING STARS: Maryland receiver Stefon Diggs has overcome adversity

 

Staples

Thamel

Evans

Ellis

Rickman

Schnell

Hamilton

Glicksman

East Carolina at Va. Tech

UCF at Missouri

West Virginia at Maryland

Louisville at Virginia

Wyoming at Oregon

Georgia at South Carolina

Arkansas at Texas Tech

Iowa State at Iowa

UL-Monroe at LSU

Kentucky at Florida

Tennessee at Oklahoma

USC at Boston College

UCLA vs. Texas

Penn State at Rutgers

LAST WEEK

11-2

9-4

10-3

10-3

11-2

9-4

9-4

9-4

SEASON

22-5

19-8

20-7

22-5

22-5

20-7

17-10

20-7

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