As college football fans transition to Thanksgiving leftovers, and Black Friday shopping, there are several intriguing college football games being played on Friday, including 6 involving ranked teams.

The SEC game of the day is the Battle Line Rivalry between Missouri and Arkansas. There are plenty of players and coaches from the other side in this rivalry, starting with Missouri coach Eli Drinkwitz returning to his home state.

Arkansas defensive coordinator Barry Odom is the coach Drinkwitz replaced 2 years ago. There are several former Tigers coaches who are now part of the Arkansas staff, and then there are Missouri transfers Tre Williams and Markell Utsey playing key roles for the Hogs.

Meanwhile, 2 former Fayetteville High School standouts are seniors for Missouri in wide receiver Barrett Banister and defensive lineman Akial Byers.

Here’s the schedule All times are ET.

  • 12 p.m. Boise State at No. 21 San Diego State, CBS
  • 1:30 p.m. No. 16 Iowa at Nebraska, Big Ten Network
  • 3:30 p.m. No. 4 Cincinnati at East Carolina, ABC
  • 3:30 p.m. Missouri at No. 25 Arkansas, CBS
  • 4 p.m. Colorado at No. 19 Utah, FOX
  • 7 p.m. North Carolina at No. 20 N.C. State, ESPN