The opening weekend of college football is actually two weekends. College GameDay is setting up shop at Indiana for the season's first. An expansive look at college football from a traveling cast providing previews, analysis and more. ` GameDay ' hit its stride when ESPN began sending the show. ESPN College Football Schedule. TV Schedule Sat, Sep, 9, Cincinnati at #11 Michigan, PM. Sat, Sep, 9, Iowa at Iowa State, PM. Sat, Sep, 9.