The picks are in, and ESPN’s College GameDay crew favors Texas to upset No. 16-ranked West Virginia at Royal-Memorial Stadium.
Here’s the rationale — well, in some cases — behind the picks of analysts Kirk Herbstreit, Lee Corso, Desmond Howard and celebrity picker Joel McHale.
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Kirk Herbstreit: Texas. “Not just D’Onta Foreman, but the throwing of Shane Buechele at home.”
Lee Corso: West Virginia. “Not so fast. Wound up!”
Desmond Howard: Texas. “D’Onta Foreman is the difference maker.”
Celebrity picker Joel McHale: Texas. “Texas because the coach is about to be fired if they don’t win.”
GameDay was in Seattle for Saturday’s game between No. 4 Washington and No. 20 USC.
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