No. 6 Clemson (6-0, 3-0 ACC) at Miami (4-2, 1-1)
Sun Life Stadium, Miami Gardens, Fla., Noon, ABC
Sixth-ranked Clemson faces the Hurricanes for the first time since 2010, with Miami leading the all-time series 6-3. However, three of the past four games have been decided in overtime. … Clemson has won nine straight, dating to the 2014 season. It is the Tigers’ longest winning streak since 1988-1989.
N.C. State (4-2, 0-2 ACC) at Wake Forest (3-4, 1-3)
BB&T Field, Winston-Salem, 12 p.m., Fox Sports Carolinas
The Deacons and Wolfpack meet in one of college football’s longest-running rivalries – 109 games over 106 consecutive years. … N.C. State leads the series 64-38-6, including wins in two of the past three games. However, Wake Forest has won six straight over the Wolfpack at home.
Marist (2-4, 1-2 Pioneer) at Davidson (1-5, 0-3)
Richardson Stadium, Davidson, 1 p.m.
Marist has won six of the past seven league games against the Wildcats, whose lone win in the series came in 2010. … Davidson’s conference losing streak is 20 consecutive games. The Wildcats’ last league win was Nov. 10, 2012 in overtime against Valparaiso.
Shaw (0-7, 0-4 CIAA) at Johnson C. Smith (2-5, 1-3)
Irwin Belk Complex, 1 p.m.
J.C. Smith leads the all-time series against the Bears 31-22-2, and has won two straight and four of the past five games. … J.C. Smith defensive back Carlo Thomas’ seven interceptions is tied for second among NCAA Division II teams. He is tied for first with two picks returned for TDs.
Charleston Southern (5-1, 2-0 Big South) at Gardner-Webb (2-4, 1-1)
Spangler Stadium, Boiling Springs, 1:30 p.m.
Gardner-Webb plays host to the 20th-ranked Buccaneers, who feature the NCAA Football Championship Subdivision’s top-rated defense, allowing just 236.2 yards per game. … Gardner-Webb leads the series 9-5 and has won four straight over Charleston Southern at home.
Carson-Newman (5-2, 3-2 South Atlantic) at Wingate (6-1, 3-1)
Irwin Belk Stadium, Wingate, 1:30 p.m.
No. 21 Wingate puts its top-ranked scoring defense (9.8 points per game) up against the Eagles’ offense, which leads the South Atlantic Conference at 443.7 yards per game. … Carson-Newman leads the series 23-4, including the past two games.
No. 23 Duke (5-1, 2-0 ACC) at Virginia Tech (3-4, 1-2)
Lane Stadium, Blacksburg, Va., 3:30 p.m., ESPNU
Can Duke’s offense find any momentum against a “Power 5” opponent? Expect a steady diet of quarterback runs, as that has been a weak link in the otherwise strong Hokies’ defense. Neither team is known for its scoring prowess this year, so something in the range of 10-14 points could be enough for a win.
Virginia (2-4, 1-1 ACC) at North Carolina (5-1, 2-0)
Kenan Stadium, Chapel Hill, 3:30 p.m., Fox Sports Carolinas
North Carolina did what good teams do against inferior competition last weekend when the Tar Heels dismantled Wake Forest. Now the challenge is to follow that up against another downtrodden program. A victory against Virginia would give North Carolina its best start since 1997.