College GameDay Picks: Lee Corso & Celebrity Picker Luke Combs Make Their Week 3 Predictions

Luke Combs will headline Buckeye Country Superfest at Ohio Stadium on July 23.

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Luke Combs will headline Buckeye Country Superfest at Ohio Stadium on July 23. Luke Combs / Larry McCormack / / USA

Each week on ESPN's College GameDay, the crew of Desmond Howard, Lee Corso and Kirk Herbstreti, along with a celebrity picker, share their straight-up predictions for the most notable games on the College Football slate.

After Texas A&M lost to Appalachian State last week, Gameday chose App State as the host for today’s show. Country music star Luke Combs, who went to App St. as a student, was the celebrity guest picker this week.

Longtime analyst Corso went with the Crimson Tide in his weekly headgear reveal on college football Saturday, but who else did he pick this week?

NDSU vs. Arizona Prediction:

  • Desmond Howard: NDSU
  • Lee Corso: Arizona
  • Kirk Herbstreit: NDSU
  • McAfee: NDSU
  • Luke Combs: NDSU

Purdue vs. Syracuse Prediction*:

  • Howard: Syracuse
  • Corso: Syracuse
  • Herbstreit: Purdue
  • McAfee: Syracuse
  • Combs: Purdue

California vs. Notre Dame Prediction:

  • Howard: Notre Dame
  • Corso: California
  • Herbstreit: Notre Dame
  • McAfee: Notre Dame
  • Combs: Notre Dame

Texas Tech vs. NC State Prediction: 

  • Howard: NC State
  • Corso: NC State
  • Herbstreit: NC State
  • McAfee: NC State
  • Combs: Texas Tech

Penn State vs. Auburn Prediction:

  • Howard: Penn State
  • Corso: Penn State
  • Herbstreit: Penn State
  • McAfee: Penn State
  • Combs: Auburn

Miami vs. Texas A&M Prediction:

  • Howard: Aggies
  • Corso: Miami
  • Herbstreit: N/A (Calling Game)
  • McAfee: Aggies
  • Combs: Aggies

Mississippi State vs. LSU Prediction: 

  • Howard: MS State
  • Corso: MS State
  • Herbstreit: MS State
  • McAfee: MS State
  • Combs: LSU

Oklahoma vs. Nebraska Prediction*: 

  • Howard: Oklahoma
  • Corso: Oklahoma
  • Herbstreit: Oklahoma
  • McAfee: Oklahoma
  • Combs: Nebraska

Michigan State vs Washington Prediction

  • Howard: Michigan State
  • Corso: Michigan State
  • Herbstreit: Washington
  • McAfee: Washington
  • Combs: Michigan State

Fresno State vs. USC Prediction: 

  • Howard: USC
  • Corso: USC
  • Herbstreit: USC
  • McAfee: USC
  • Combs: USC

BYU vs. Oregon Prediction:

  • Howard: BYU
  • Corso: BYU
  • Herbstreit: Oregon
  • McAfee: BYU
  • Combs: Oregon

App State vs. Troy Prediction: 

  • Howard: App St.
  • Corso: App St. 
  • Herbstreit: App St.
  • McAfee: App St. 
  • Combs: App St.

*This game was in progress at the time of this article being posted.