The 2017 college football season gets underway this weekend, starting Saturday with five Football Bowl Subdivision games scattered across two continents.
Number 14, Stanford, clashes with Rice at Allianz Stadium in Sydney, Australia, while number 21, South Florida, travels to San Jose State.
Hawaii heads across the country to play Massachusetts, and BYU hosts FCS-school Portland State.
Oregon State will pay a visit to Colorado State.
Another 14 FBS games are slated for next Thursday, highlighted by number-two, Ohio State, at Big Ten foe Indiana.
The South Florida Bulls game begins at 7:30 p.m. EST Saturday on CBSS.