Wednesday, November 15th, 2023


Fighting Irish Host Wake Forest in Home Finale this Saturday at 3:30 p.m. ET on NBC and Peacock

Wisconsin Hosts Nebraska on B1G Saturday Night  at 7:30 p.m. ET on NBC and Peacock

Peacock’s Exclusive Big Ten Men’s Basketball Schedule – Featuring 30+ Games Streaming Live this Season – Continues this Weekend with Three Games

Eligible Students Can Sign-Up to Receive Special Peacock Student Discount Offer for $1.99/Month

STAMFORD, Conn. – Nov. 15, 2023 – Quarterback Sam Hartman and the College Football Playoff-ranked No. 19 Notre Dame Fighting Irish (7-3) host the Wake Forest Demon Deacons in their regular-season home finale this Saturday, Nov. 18 at 3:30 p.m. ET. Saturday’s coverage begins at 3 p.m. ET with College Countdown on NBC and Peacock.

On this weekend’s B1G Saturday Night, the Nebraska Cornhuskers visit the Wisconsin Badgers at Camp Randall Stadium in Madison, Wisc., at 7:30 p.m. ET on NBC and Peacock.

Leading into Notre Dame-Wake Forest on Saturday is the Fighting Irish women’s basketball team facing Illinois in the second annual Citi Shamrock Classic at 1 p.m. ET on NBC and Peacock.

Also this weekend, Peacock’s exclusive slate of Big Ten men’s basketball – featuring 30+ games streaming live this season – includes three games on Friday and Saturday.

Eligible students can sign-up for Peacock’s Student Discount offer, available for $1.99/month. For more information and to sign-up, click here.

NBC Sports’ college football coverage this Saturday:

3:30 p.m. ET on NBC and Peacock: Wake Forest at No. 19 Notre Dame

Coming off a bye last weekend, the Fighting Irish fell to Clemson, 31-23, in their most recent game on Nov. 4. Running back Audric Estime, who is tied for seventh in the nation with 13 rushing touchdowns, rushed for 87 yards and a score at Clemson.

Wake Forest lost to North Carolina State, 26-6, last week.

Jac Collinsworth (play-by-play), Jason Garrett (analyst), and Lewis Johnson (sidelines) will call Wake Forest-Notre Dame from Notre Dame Stadium in South Bend, Ind. Former Big Ten referee Reggie Smith serves as the rules analyst.

7:30 p.m. ET on NBC and Peacock: Nebraska at Wisconsin

Nebraska, tied for second in the Big Ten West at 5-5, looks to bounce back from a 13-10 loss to Maryland last week. The Cornhuskers’ defense has held opponents to 20 points or less in five consecutive games.

Wisconsin, also 5-5 on the season, lost to Northwestern, 24-10, on Saturday and look to snap a three-game losing streak. Running back Braelon Allen is tied for second in the Big Ten in rushing touchdowns (eight) and is third in rushing yards (757).

Nebraska-Wisconsin will be called from Camp Randall Stadium by NBC Sports’ B1G Saturday Night team of Noah Eagle (play-by-play), Todd Blackledge (analyst), and Kathryn Tappen (sidelines). Terry McAulay serves as the rules analyst.

2023-24 Big Ten Basketball: Peacock will present seven Wisconsin men’s and women’s basketball games in 2023-24, and four total Nebraska games, including this Saturday as the Cornhuskers’ men’s team faces Oregon State from Sioux Falls, S.D., at 4 p.m. ET.

College Countdown on NBC and Peacock

NBC Sports’ College Countdown studio show, featuring host Maria Taylor, analysts Matt Cassel, Joshua Perry, and Michael Robinson, and co-host Ahmed Fareed, begins at 3 p.m. ET on NBC and Peacock on Saturday and continues at 7 p.m. ET. Nicole Auerbach serves as the college football insider.

College Countdown captures college football’s unique gameday atmosphere and provides pre-game and halftime commentary of that week’s primetime game and for NBC Sports’ college football afternoon games throughout the season on NBC and Peacock.

NBC Sports Big Ten Football Podcasts:

B1G Talk with Todd and Noah, hosted by Todd Blackledge and Noah Eagle, sees the two personalities discuss the top stories, games, highlights, rankings, and more on a weekly basis each Wednesday during the Big Ten Football season. Click here to listen.

Go B1G or Go Home, hosted by College Countdown’s Fareed and Perry, breaks down the biggest sports stories across the entire Big Ten conference, including instant analysis on Saturday nights after football games. Click here to listen.

NBC Sports’ FBS college football games announced to date:

Date Time (ET) Matchup Platform
Sat., Nov. 18 3:30 p.m. Wake Forest at No. 19 Notre Dame NBC, Peacock
Sat., Nov. 18 7:30 p.m. Nebraska at Wisconsin NBC, Peacock
Fri., Nov. 24 7:30 p.m. No. 12 Penn State at Michigan State (Ford Field) NBC, Peacock


NBC Sports’ Big Ten Football package features Big Ten Saturday Night on NBC and Peacock – marking the first time ever that Big Ten Football will have a dedicated weekly primetime game on a national broadcast network – and nine exclusive games on Peacock.

Peacock’s expansive programming features live coverage including Big Ten Football, Sunday Night Football, Notre Dame Football, Olympic Games, Premier League, NASCAR, NTT IndyCar Series, and much more.  Peacock also offers daily sports programming on the NBC Sports channel.