National high five
12:30 p.m., Ch. 4
USC at California: Even Trojans coach Pete Carroll was marveling this week about USC’s scoring offense — a nation-leading 49.9 points a game. Cal was the last team to beat the Trojans.
12:30 p.m., Ch. 7
LSU at Alabama: ‘Bama is 74th in scoring offense, but with its defense, it doesn’t matter. Tide could be second straight SEC undefeated team to be left out of BCS title game.
4 p.m., Ch. 4
Arizona State at UCLA: Sun Devils QB Rudy Carpenter was once ticketed for UCLA, but questions over whether he could qualify pointed him to ASU.
4:45 p.m., ESPN
Auburn at Georgia: No. 9 Georgia could have been in title hunt if not for an injury to quarterback D.J. Shockley. He missed loss to Florida, but is due back against Tigers.
7:15 p.m., FSN
Oregon at WSU: Only the once-beaten Ducks, still in BCS-bowl hunt, still have anything riding. Oregon QB Brady Leaf, younger brother of Ryan Leaf, might see time.