USC-Ohio State tops list of 10 best early non-conference games

Are you starting to get the itch?

It may still be July, but college football will be here before we know it. The season kicks off Thursday night, Sept. 3, and while that first month’s unquestionably heavy on snoozers like Florida versus Charleston Southern and Texas versus Louisiana-Monroe, there are more than a few juicy intersectional matchups sure to get the blood pumping.
Here are the 10 best nonconference matchups over the season’s first three weeks:

1. USC at Ohio State (Sept. 12)