GWINNETT GRADS: In Front of the Cameras

Navy Midshipmen running back Josh Brown (28), a Brookwood grad, is pulled down from behind by Cincinnati Bearcats safety Carter Jacobs (20) on the goal line during the third quarter at Navy-Marine Corps Memorial Stadium. Navy Midshipmen defeated Cincinnati Bearcats 42-32. (Photo: Tommy Gilligan-USA TODAY Sports)


A quick look at where to watch former Gwinnett standouts on TV in this week’s college football action:


7 p.m. — Miami (Fla.) at Duke, ESPN

Norcross’ Christopher Herndon (No. 23) is a tight end and Peachtree Ridge’s Tyler Murphy (No. 32) is a defensive back for Miami. For Duke, Shiloh’s Jeremy McDuffie (No. 9) is a safety, Grayson’s Jordan Hayes (No. 13) is a safety, Archer’s Dylan Singleton (No. 16) is a safety, Buford’s Josh Blackwell is a cornerback, Grayson’s Will Taylor (No. 55) is a center, Grayson’s John Taylor (No. 57) is a long snapper, Collins Hill’s Christian Harris (No. 70) is an offensive guard and North Gwinnett’s Drew Jordan (No. 86) is a defensive end.

8 p.m. — Nebraska at Illinois, FS1

Grayson’s Mohamed Barry (No. 7) is a linebacker for Nebraska.

10:30 p.m. — Southern California at Washington State, ESPN

North Gwinnett’s Josh Imatorbhebhe (No. 17) is a wide receiver and North Gwinnett’s Daniel Imatorbhebhe (No. 88) is a tight end for USC.


Noon — Northwestern at Wisconsin, ABC

Buford’s Steven Reese (No. 23) is a wide receiver, Buford’s Chee Anyanwu (No. 34) is a linebacker and Brookwood’s Jesse Brown (No. 36) is a running back for Northwestern.

Noon — Vanderbilt at Florida, ESPN

North Gwinnett’s Caleb Scott (No. 9) is a wide receiver, Parkview’s Bryce Lewis (No. 30) is a cornerback, Norcross’ Jalen Pinkney (No. 44) is a defensive lineman, Mountain View’s Johnathan Stewart (No. 73) is an offensive lineman, GAC’s Devin Cochran (No. 77) is an offensive lineman, Norcross’ Jared Pinkney (No. 80) is a tight end and Shiloh’s Darion DeBrossard (No. 96) is an offensive lineman for Vandy. For Florida, Archer’s Antonio Riles (No. 51) is an offensive lineman.

Noon — Maryland at Minnesota, FS1

North Gwinnett’s Jalen Brooks (No. 43) and Collins Hill’s Brett Shepherd (No. 53) are linebackers for Maryland.

Noon — North Carolina at Georgia Tech, ESPN2

For UNC, Collins Hill’s Tomon Fox (No. 12) is a defensive end, North Gwinnett’s Donnie Miles (No. 15) is a safety, South Gwinnett’s Malik Robinson (No. 24) is a linebacker and Buford’s Nick Polino (No. 58) is an offensive guard. For Tech, Norcross’ Clinton Lynch (22) is a running back, Buford’s David Curry (No. 32) is a linebacker, Norcross’ Jarett Cole (No. 35) is a defensive back, Mill Creek’s Brenton King (No. 37) is a kicker, Norcross’ Dameon Williams (No. 39) is a defensive back, GAC’s Tyler Cooksey (No. 43) is a linebacker, Buford’s T.D. Roof (No. 45) is a linebacker, Buford’s Xavier Gantt (No. 46) is a running back, Dacula’s Jakob Brashear (No. 49) is a linebacker, Brookwood’s Bailey Ivemeyer (No. 62) is an offensive lineman, Buford’s Alan Bussoletti (No. 85) is a wide receiver, North Gwinnett’s Anree Saint-Amour (No. 94) is a defensive lineman, Grayson’s Chris Martin (No. 96) is a defensive lineman and Mill Creek’s Tyler Vernon (No. 98) is a defensive lineman.

12:20 p.m. — Syracuse at N.C. State, WUPA

Collins Hill’s Jonathan Thomas (No. 23) and Mountain View’s Kielan Whitner (No. 25) are linebackers for Syracuse. Buford’s Shug Frazier (No. 90) is a defensive tackle for N.C. State.

3:30 p.m. — Georgia at Tennessee, CBS

For UGA, Norcross’ Lorenzo Carter (No. 7) is a linebacker, Grayson’s DeAngelo Gibbs (No. 8) is a defensive back, Mountain View’s Tim Hill (No. 29) is a defensive back, Peachtree Ridge’s Robert Beal (No. 33) is a linebacker, Brookwood’s Nick Moore (No. 43) is a fullback, South Gwinnett’s Reggie Carter (No. 45) is a linebacker, North Gwinnett’s Micheal D’Angola (No. 91) is a punter, Shiloh’s Kolby Wyatt (No. 91) is a defensive lineman, Grayson’s Justin Young (No. 92) is a defensive lineman and GAC’s Brooks Buce (No. 97) is a kicker. For Tennessee, Buford’s Austin Smith (No. 11) is a linebacker/defensive lineman, Peachtree Ridge’s Nigel Warrior (No. 18) is a defensive back, GAC’s Micah Abernathy (No. 22) is a defensive back, Peachtree Ridge’s Baylen Buchanan (No. 28) and Buford’s Quay Picou (No. 55) is a defensive lineman.

3:30 p.m. — Florida State at Wake Forest, ABC

Central Gwinnett’s Adonis Thomas (No. 22) and Brookwood’s Leonard Warner (No. 35) are linebackers for FSU. Buford’s Jake Simpson (No. 42) is a linebacker, North Gwinnett’s Sean Maginn (No. 79) is an offensive lineman and Lanier’s Mike Allen (No. 91) is a defensive lineman for Wake.

3:30 p.m. — Baylor at Kansas State, ESPN2

Norcross’ Jordan Noil (No. 4) is a defensive back and Central Gwinnett’s Tyler White (No. 37) is a linebacker for Kansas State.

3:30 p.m. — Texas-El Paso at Army, CBS Sports Network

For Army, Lilburn’s Marcus Hyatt (No. 1) is a defensive back, Collins Hill’s Rhyan England (No. 8) is a defensive back, GAC’s Alex Rowe (No. 33) is a defensive back, Loganville’s J.D. Mote (No. 34) is a punter, South Gwinnett’s Chris Skyers (No. 46) is a defensive back, South Gwinnett’s Mackay Phillips (No. 76) is a defensive lineman, Buford’s Cooper Simpson (No. 79) is an offensive lineman and Norcross’ Emmanuel Aka (No. 89) is a defensive lineman.

3:30 p.m. — Navy at Tulsa, ESPNU

For Navy, Archer’s John Gillis (No. 18) is a safety, Brookwood’s Josh Brown (No. 28) is a running back, GAC’s Paul Carothers (No. 50) is a linebacker, GAC’s Ford Higgins (No. 72) is an offensive tackle and Mountain View’s Kendel Wright (No. 76) is an offensive tackle.

4 p.m. — Arizona State at Stanford, Pac-12 Network

GAC’s Davis Mills (No. 15) is a quarterback and Duluth resident Anthony Trinh (No. 40) is a linebacker for Stanford.

4 p.m. — Eastern Michigan at Kentucky, SEC Network

Peachtree Ridge’s Blake Best (No. 53) is a long snapper and Archer’s E.J. Price (No. 72) is an offensive lineman for Kentucky.

4 p.m. — Iowa at Michigan State, Fox

Peachtree Ridge’s Connor Heyward (No. 11) is a running back for Michigan State.

5 p.m. — Miami (Ohio) at Notre Dame, NBC Sports Network

Buford’s Montgomery VanGorder (No. 4) is a quarterback for Notre Dame.

6 p.m. — Mississippi State at Auburn, ESPN

Norcross’ Nathan Swanson (No. 39) and South Gwinnett’s Stephen Adegoke (No. 49) are athletes for Mississippi State. For Auburn, Lanier’s Derrick Brown (No. 5) is a defensive lineman, Archer’s Kyle Davis (No. 11) is a wide receiver, Duluth’s Nick Ruffin (No. 19) is a defensive back, Brookwood’s Keenan Sweeney (No. 42) is a fullback, Mill Creek’s Kaleb Kim (No. 54) is an offensive lineman and GAC’s Darius Slayton (No. 81) is a wide receiver.

7 p.m. — Troy at LSU, ESPNU

Collins Hill’s Justin Wyatt (No. 20) is a safety, North Gwinnett’s Kyler Knudsen (No. 39) is a safety and Mill Creek’s Bobby Klemm (No. 68) is an offensive lineman for Troy. For LSU, Lanier’s Tyler Taylor (No. 24) is a linebacker and Buford’s Blake Ferguson (No. 50) is a long snapper.

7 p.m. — Air Force at New Mexico, CBS Sports Network

Parkview’s Shaq Vereen (No. 6) is a linebacker for Air Force.

7 p.m. — Memphis at Central Florida, ESPN2

Shiloh’s Cam Stewart (No. 11) is a wide receiver and Buford’s Tre Neal (No. 23) is a defensive back for Central Florida.

7:30 p.m. — Ohio State at Rutgers, Big Ten Network

Archer’s Isaiah Pryor (No. 14) is a safety for Ohio State.

7:30 p.m. — South Carolina at Texas A&M, SEC Network

Parkview’s Trey Derouen (No. 79) is an offensive lineman, Collins Hill’s Drew Dinsmore (No. 15), Grayson’s Daniel Fennell (No. 35) is a defensive lineman, Archer’s Kobe Smith (No. 97) is a defensive lineman and Grayson’s Jamyest Williams (No. 21) is a defensive back for South Carolina.

8 p.m. — Clemson at Virginia Tech, ABC

Grayson’s Chase Brice (No. 7) is a quarterback, Brookwood’s Jack Swinney (No. 20) is a wide receiver, Grayson’s Ryan Carter (No. 31) is a defensive back and North Gwinnett’s Mitch Hyatt (No. 75) is an offensive tackle for Clemson. Norcross’ A.J. Bush (No. 6) is a quarterback, Collins Hill’s Emmanuel Belmar (No. 40) is a defensive end and Norcross’ D’Andre Plantin (No. 62) is an offensive lineman for Virginia Tech.

8 p.m. — Oklahoma State at Texas Tech, Fox

Grayson’s Zach Barnes (No. 52) is a defensive lineman for Texas Tech.

9 p.m. — Ole Miss at Alabama, ESPN

Grayson’s Breon Dixon (No. 23) is a defensive back, Archer’s Donta Evans (No. 35) is a linebacker and Grayson’s Tony Gray (No. 78) is an offensive lineman for Ole Miss.

10:30 p.m. — Colorado at UCLA, ESPN2

Brookwood’s Afolabi Laguda (No. 1) is a defensive back for Colorado.

10:30 p.m. — California at Oregon, FS1

Collins Hill’s Chris Palmer (No. 98) is a noseguard for Cal.

Sports Editor for the Gwinnett Daily Post and Regional Sports Director for Southern Community Newspapers, Inc. A Gwinnett native documenting Gwinnett County sports with the GDP since 1997.