How to Watch Oklahoma vs. Texas & 40+ College Football Games on ESPN, ESPN+ & More on October 7




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The Red River Rivalry headlines a big weekend of football presented by ESPN’s family of networks and ESPN+. During Week 6, the network and its platforms will be home to over 45 games with No. 12 Oklahoma visiting No. 3 Texas for the 119th time in their historic rivalry. Heading into the game, Texas leads the all-time series 63-50-5. The Cotton Bowl will be home to all of the fireworks when these two teams meet on the gridiron for the last time as members of the Big 12.

Beyond the Red River rivals, ESPN’s college football coverage will include 12 other ranked teams during Week 6. Top 25 teams that will be squaring off on the field include the following: No. 20 Kentucky at No. 1 Georgia on ESPN, No. 10 Notre Dame at No. 25 Louisville on ABC Saturday Night Football, and No. 23 LSU at No. 21 Missouri. No. 14 North Carolina, No. 16 Ole Miss, No. 17 Miami, and Caleb Williams, and No. 9 USC.

Whether you want to watch College Game Day or any of the live college football games during Week 6, you’ll have plenty of options to stream every tackle and every touchdown as the best players in the country look to build their case for the 2024 College Football Playoffs. Skip out on the commitment and high prices of cable by finding out how to livestream college football, below.

How to Watch College Football Live on ESPN Without Cable

ESPN is synonymous with sports and you can stream college football live on Roku, Fire TV, Apple TV, or any other compatible device with ESPN+ or a live TV streaming service. ABC, ESPN, ESPN2, ESPNU, ESPNEWS, ACC Network, and SEC Network all air college football games and you can find each channel on DIRECTV STREAMFuboHulu + Live TVSling TVVidgo, and YouTube TV.

Below, you can learn more about each streaming service to see which fits your budget and needs.

Stream ESPN Networks With DIRECTV STREAM

Boasting a lineup of over 75 channels, the Entertainment plan from DIRECTV STREAM includes ABC, ESPN, and ESPN2, along with other popular sports channels like Fox, NBC, CBS, NBC, and FS1 for only $74.99 per month. Upgrading to the Choice plan for $99.99 per month. gives you access to the ACC Network, SEC Network, ESPNU, and Big Ten Network as part of a lineup of 105+ channels.

Record your favorite movies, shows, and the biggest plays of the season with unlimited DVR. Everyone can watch simultaneously with unlimited devices on their home network and up to 3 devices on the go with every plan.

New subscribers can take advantage of a 5-day free trial before subscribing.


Stream ESPN Networks With Sling TV

As for those who need something that’s more affordable than other streaming services, Sling TV makes the most sense. The service offers plans for as low as $40 per month, which makes it almost twice as affordable as the other streaming options but the choice of channels is slightly more limited.

The Sling Orange plan gives you access to 30+ channels, including ESPN and ESPN2. And the Sling Blue plan comes with 40+ channels, including ABC, in select markets. To get the best of both, you need the $55 per month. Sling Orange & Blue plan.

And if you also want ACC Network, SEC Network, Big 10 Network, Longhorn Network, ESPNU, and Pac-12 Network then you’ll need the Sports Extra add-on for $11 per month.

Each Sling plan offers 50 hours of DVR, Sling Blue allows you to stream on up to 3 channels simultaneously, while Sling Orange allows a single stream, however, Sling Orange & Blue gives you access to up to 4 simultaneous streams.

Sign up for Sling TV

Stream ESPN Networks With Fubo

Known as a sports-oriented streaming service, you can find all of the ESPN family of networks on Fubo. The Pro plan starts at $74.99 per month and includes ABC, ESPN, ESPN2, ACC Network, SEC Network in a lineup of over 150 channels and 100+ live sporting events. If you’re looking to add ESPNU, and ESPNEWS then the fubo Extra add-on is for an additional $7.99 per month will give you access to them

Each Fubo plan includes on-demand shows and movies, the ability to record up to 1000 hours with cloud DVR, and youcan stream on 10 screens simultaneously.

New subscribers can try Fubo for free for 7 days.

Sign up for Fubo

Stream With ESPN+

ESPN+ will air college football games throughout the season with select games being exclusive to the platform. If you don’t want to miss a snap of your team on the gridiron, you can subscribe to ESPN+ for only $9.99 per month, or save annually for only $99.99 per year. Not only does the service offer thousands of hours of live sports, you can stream documentaries, studio shows, and much more.

Sign up for ESPN+

Stream ESPN Networks With Hulu + Live TV

As a Disney-owned streaming service, Hulu + Live TV is the perfect place to watch all of your ESPN content. With a lineup of 85+ channels, including ABC, ESPN, ESPN2, ESPNU, ESPNEWS, ACC Network, and SEC Network, you can stream college football and much more for only $69.99 per month. In addition to live channels, thousands of hours of on-demand content is available to stream on Disney+ and Hulu’s library. Plus, don’t miss any ESPN+ exclusive games or sports as it is also included in the membership.

Rewatch your favorite movies and shows for up to 9 months with unlimited cloud DVR, and watch on up to 2 screens simultaneously.

Sign up for Hulu + Live TV

Stream ESPN Networks With Vidgo

The Plus plan from Vidgo offers a lineup of 110+ live channels, including must-have college football networks from ESPN such as ABC, ESPN, ESPN2, ESPNEWS, ESPNU, ACC Network, and SEC Network. You also get on-demand content and DVR to record for only $69.99 per month.

Sign up Vidgo

Stream ESPN Networks With YouTube TV

A robust lineup of over 100 live channels, featuring ESPN, ESPN2, ABC, ESPNEWS, ESPNU, ACC Network, and SEC Network, for only $72.99 per month, YouTube TV is a favorite of college football fans. Plus, you can record with unlimited DVR and save your content for up to 9 months.

Sign up for YouTube TV

College Football on ESPN Week 6 Schedule

DateTime (ET)NetworkAway TeamHome TeamNotes
4-Oct8:00 PMESPNUJacksonville StateMiddle Tennessee 
5-Oct8:00 PMESPNUWestern KentuckyLouisiana Tech 
6-Oct7:00 PMESPNUCornellHarvard 
6-Oct7:30 PMESPNKansas StateOklahoma State 
7-Oct12:00 PMABCOklahomaTexasAllstate Red River Rivalry (Dallas, TX)
7-Oct10:30 PMABCArizonaUSC 
7-Oct12:30 PMESPN+MaristColumbia 
7-Oct12:00 PMESPN+Rhode IslandBrown 
7-Oct1:00 PMESPN+StonehillMerrimackESPN+ Exclusive
7-Oct1:00 PMESPN+LafayettePrincetonESPN+ Exclusive
7-Oct1:00 PMESPN+GeorgetownPennESPN+ Exclusive
7-Oct1:00 PMESPN+StetsonPresbyterianESPN+ Exclusive
7-Oct1:00 PMESPN+LehighFordhamESPN+ Exclusive
7-Oct1:00 PMESPN+Holy CrossBucknellESPN+ Exclusive
7-Oct1:00 PMESPN+DaytonMorehead StateESPN+ Exclusive
7-Oct1:30 PMESPN+SamfordWoffordESPN+ Exclusive
7-Oct1:30 PMESPN+YaleDartmouthESPN+ Exclusive
7-Oct2:00 PMESPN+The CitadelFurmanESPN+ Exclusive
7-Oct2:00 PMESPN+Western IllinoisNorth Dakota 
7-Oct2:00 PMESPN+Tennessee TechLindenwoodESPN+ Exclusive
7-Oct2:00 PMESPN+ValparaisoDrakeESPN+ Exclusive
7-Oct3:00 PMESPN+UT MartinEastern IllinoisESPN+ Exclusive
7-Oct3:00 PMESPN+North Dakota StateMissouri StateESPN+ Exclusive
7-Oct3:00 PMESPN+Murray StateSouth Dakota 
7-Oct3:00 PMESPN+MercerEast Tennessee StateESPN+ Exclusive
7-Oct3:00 PMESPN+Tennessee StateKennesaw StateESPN+ Exclusive
7-Oct3:30 PMESPN+GramblingAlcorn State 
7-Oct4:00 PMESPN+Alabama A&MJackson State(From Mobile, AL)
7-Oct4:00 PMESPN+Western CarolinaChattanoogaESPN+ Exclusive
7-Oct4:00 PMESPN+Northwestern StateLamarESPN+ Exclusive
7-Oct4:00 PMESPN+Houston ChristianNichollsESPN+ Exclusive
7-Oct5:00 PMESPN+SE LouisianaIncarnate WordESPN+ Exclusive
7-Oct5:00 PMESPN+Southeast MissouriCentral ArkansasESPN+ Exclusive
7-Oct6:00 PMESPN+Robert MorrisGardner-WebbESPN+ Exclusive
7-Oct6:00 PMESPN+Southern IllinoisYoungstown StateESPN+ Exclusive
7-Oct7:00 PMESPN+South Dakota StateIllinois State 
7-Oct7:00 PMESPN+Northern IowaIndiana StateESPN+ Exclusive
7-Oct7:00 PMESPN+MontanaUC DavisESPN+ Exclusive
7-Oct7:00 PMESPN+MorehouseTuskegeeESPN+ Exclusive
7-Oct7:00 PMESPN+Southern UtahTarletonESPN+ Exclusive
7-Oct7:00 PMESPNUFlorida A&MSouthern 
7-Oct8:00 PMESPN+Northern ArizonaWeber StateESPN+ Exclusive
7-Oct8:00 PMESPN+IdahoCal PolyESPN+ Exclusive
7-Oct8:00 PMESPN+McNeeseTexas A&M CommerceESPN+ Exclusive
7-Oct9:00 PMESPN+Stephen F. AustinUtah TechESPN+ Exclusive

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