Saturday, Sept. 29 is a full day of sports action. It's Week 5 of the college football schedule, and there's NASCAR and the 2012 Ryder Cup. A full breakdown of where sports fans can find what they're looking for on television is below. All times are Eastern.
The marquee college football matchup of the day is the Florida State Seminoles vs. the USF Bulls. The Seminoles are heavy favorites. The intra-state rivalry airs on ESPN at 6 p.m. Missouri visits Central Florida earlier in the day (12 p.m., FCSC and FSN), and the Miami Hurricanes host the North Carolina State Wolfpack (12 p.m., ESPNU). Florida A&M takes on Southern (3:30 p.m., NBC Sports) in other local action.
Other games that might be of interest to the college football fan:
12 p.m. Baylor at West Virginia (FX)12 p.m.
Arkansas at Texas A&M (SEC Network, ESPN3)
3:30 p.m. Michigan State vs. Ohio State (ABC)
3:30 p.m. Georgia vs. Tennessee (CBS)
7:50 p.m. Oklahoma State vs. Texas (Fox)
9:15 p.m. Alabama vs. Ole Miss (ESPN)
10:30 p.m. Washington State vs. Oregon (ESPN2)
Day 2 of the 2012 Ryder Cup is what golf fans have to look forward to. U.S. captain Davis Love III leads his team against the Europeans beginning at 9 a.m. with NBC covering the tournament.
The Tampa Bay Rays will look to keep themselves alive in the playoff hunt against the Chicago White Sox (4:05 p.m., Fox) and the Miami Marlins continue to wind down their season with a game against the Philadelphia Phillies (7:10 p.m. FSFL).
The Chase for the NASCAR Sprint Cup continues in Dover, and on Saturday racing fans can look forward to the qualifying events, taking place starting at noon on the Speed Network.