Top-ranked LSU takes a breather from the rigors of Southeastern Conference play this Saturday when Western Kentucky comes to Tiger Stadium to serve as the Bayou Bengals' homecoming opponent.
The Hilltoppers have won five consecutive games since an 0-4 start and are nowhere near as bad as some of the teams which have graced the Death Valley sod in recent seasons, but anyone expecting Les Miles' bunch to be exerted much beyond the first quarter is only deluding themselves.
With the Southeastern Conference adding Texas A&M and Missouri next season and the possibility of a ninth conference game on the horizon, it's unlikely there will be many high-profile matchups in Baton Rouge in the near future. But it's nice to dream.
And I'll dream of these 10 schools of one day playing my alma mater: