Week 12 is officially upon us as the 2023 college football season nears its end. In the midst of it all, “College GameDay” has made a number of notable stops for games that did not disappoint.
After spending some time in the Southeastern Conference recently, the crew this week will turn its attention to a Sun Belt Conference destination featuring a matchup with one of college football’s most interesting teams this year.
Last week, “College GameDay” watched No. 1 Georgia defeat No. 13 Ole Miss, 52-17.
Here’s everything you need to know, including the location and guest picker, for ESPN’s “College GameDay” in Week 12.
Where is ‘College GameDay’ location for Week 12?
Location: Harrisonburg, VATime: 9 a.m. ETMatchup: No. 18 James Madison vs. Appalachian State
“College Gameday” is heading to Harrisonburg, Virginia on Saturday as the Dukes face the Mountaineers in what has been a storybook season for James Madison as it has found a place in the rankings.
James Madison is currently 10-0, sitting atop the SBC East with its most recent win coming over UConn, 44-6. The Dukes have had no trouble getting to the scoreboard, either, putting up at least 30 points in their past three games.
App State is 6-4 overall (4-2), third in the SBC East behind Coastal Carolina. The team has been on a three-game winning streak, most recently toppling Georgia Southern, 42-14 on the road.
The last time the Mountaineers lost a game was Oct. 21, when they fell 28-21 to Old Dominion.
‘College GameDay’ schedule on ESPN
Saturday, Nov. 18
Start time: 9 a.m. ETTV channel: N/AStreaming: ESPN app, Fubo
James Madison-Appalachian State is set for a 2 p.m. ET (1 p.m. CT) kickoff and will broadcast on ESPN+. This is the third time “College Gameday” will make an appearance at JMU having also visited in 2015 and 2017.
“College GameDay” will end earlier, as the show begins at 9 a.m. ET and wraps up at noon ET. Lee Corso will make his headgear pick as the show concludes.
Who did Lee Corso pick today?
Week Matchup Location Guest Picker Corso’s Headgear Outcome0 N/A Bristol, Conn. N/A N/A N/A1 No. 21 North Carolina vs. South Carolina Charlotte, N.C. Darius Rucker Tar Heels UNC 31, South Carolina 172 No. 3 Alabama vs. No. 11 Texas Tuscaloosa, Ala. Joe Namath Longhorns Texas 34, Alabama 243 Colorado State vs. No. 18 Colorado Boulder, Colo. Dwayne Johnson Buffaloes Colorado 43, Colorado State 35 (2OT)4 No. 6 Ohio State vs. No. 9 Notre Dame South Bend, Ind. Vince Vaughn Buckeyes Ohio State 17, Notre Dame 145 No. 11 Notre Dame vs. No. 17 Duke Durham, N.C. Ken Jeong Irish Notre Dame 21, Duke 146 No. 3 Texas vs. No. 12 Oklahoma Dallas Baker Mayfield Longhorns Oklahoma 34, Texas 307 No. 8 Oregon vs. No. 7 Washington Seattle Joel McHale Huskies Washington 36, Oregon 338 No. 3 Ohio State vs. No. 7 Penn State Columbus, Ohio C.J. Stroud Buckeyes Ohio State 20, Penn State 129 No. 8 Oregon vs. No. 13 Utah Salt Lake City Steve Smith Sr. N/A Oregon 35, Utah 610 No. 8 Alabama vs. No 13 LSU Tuscaloosa, Ala. Nate Bargatze Alabama Alabama 42, LSU 2811 No. 1 Georgia vs. No. 10 Ole Miss Athens, Georgia Nolan Smith Georgia Georgia 52, Ole Miss 1712 No. 18 James Madison vs. Appalachian State Harrisonburg,VA TBD TBD TBD
Who is the guest picker on ‘College GameDay’ for Week 12?
This section will be updated when the guest picker for “College GameDay” is officially revealed.