Where will ESPN College GameDay be this week? Tuscaloosa for Alabama, Georgia football

Erik Hall
The Tuscaloosa News

ESPN "College GameDay" announced Sunday that it will broadcast from Tuscaloosa on Saturday, Oct. 17, ahead of the matchup between undefeated SEC foes Alabama and Georgia.

"TUSCALOOSA, YOU'RE UP NEXT!!," the "College GameDay" Twitter account sent at 1:18 p.m. CT on Sunday. "See you Saturday for Georgia vs. Alabama." 

In the Amway Coaches Poll released Sunday, Alabama is ranked No. 2 and the Georgia Bulldogs are No. 3. 

The Alabama vs. UGA football game is scheduled to start at 7 p.m. CT on Saturday and air on CBS.

"College GameDay" airs each Saturday during the college football season from 8 a.m. to 11 a.m. CT on ESPN. "College GameDay" host Rece Davis is an Alabama graduate. 

Alabama enters the matchup 3-0 overall and 3-0 in the SEC. It defeated Ole Miss 63-48 on Saturday.

The Georgia Bulldogs come into the game 3-0 overall and 3-0 in the SEC. On Saturday, it defeated Tennessee 44-21. 

Lee Corso wears the Alabama Crimson Tide mascot head as Charles Barkley and Kirk Herbstreit look on before the game between the Auburn Tigers and the Alabama Crimson Tide at Jordan-Hare Stadium on Nov. 25, 2017.

This marks the second time "College GameDay" has been to a UGA Bulldogs game this season. The show was in Athens, Georgia, on Oct. 3 ahead of Georiga's 27-6 win against Auburn. 

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The Alabama Crimson Tide football head coach is Nick Saban. The Georgia Bulldogs football head coach is Kirby Smart. 

Erik Hall is the lead digital producer for sports with the USA Today Network. You can find him on Twitter @HallErik