They stretch the competition each year, providing intriguing matchups that can shake up the race for the national title. We're talking big-time nonconference college football here. Enjoy
a virtual tour of the host venues, then see The Travel Ten best nonconference games.

Cowboys Stadium: BYU vs. Oklahoma, Sept. 5

The Cowboys' new venue hosts what will be the first in a series of five opening-day games there. (Photo by Ronald Martinez/Getty Images)