Calling All Diehard College Football Fans & Alumni

Discover our hotels near Big 10, Big 12, ACC, SEC & Pac-12 schools.


Get your jerseys and face paint ready—college football season is here. Dedicated fans and alumni never miss a chance to travel for their team, and Baymont Inn & Suites offers hometown hospitality near the biggest rivalry and homecoming games. Stay close to the action, support your squad, and show your true colors. It’s game time.

Featured Homecoming Games

10/7 – SEC & ACC Games

LSU at Florida | Wake Forest at Clemson

The LSU Tigers head to ‘the Swamp’ for the Gators’ homecoming, and the Demon Deacons try for their first win against the Clemson Tigers since 2009.

10/28 – Big 10 Rivalry Matchup

Rutgers at Michigan

How will the Scarlet Knights respond to their 78-0 dismantling last season? This year, they head to Ann Arbor for a much-anticipated Big 10 grudge match.

10/14 – SEC & ACC Games

Arkansas at Alabama | Boston College at Louisville

The Razorbacks travel to Tuscaloosa for another anticipated showdown, while the Eagles look to strike back at the Cardinals for last season’s 52-7 loss.

11/4 – Pac 12 & ACC

Arizona at USC | Virginia Tech at Miami FL

The Wildcats plan to run wild on the Trojans at the L.A. Memorial Coliseum, while the Hurricanes look to bring the rain against the Hokies at Hard Rock Stadium.

10/21 – SEC, ACC & Big 10 Games

Oklahoma State at Texas | Maryland at Wisconsin

Will the Cowboys wrangle the Longhorns in Austin? And will the Badgers plan a warm welcome party for the Terps at Camp Randall Stadium?

Rivalry Games

10/7 – Rivals Face Off

Michigan State at Michigan | Alabama at Texas A&M

The Spartans look for a win at Michigan Stadium for the Paul Bunyan Trophy, while the Crimson Tide rolls to Kyle Field to take on the Aggies.

11/18 – The Los Angeles City Championship


California foes USC and UCLA face off in this crosstown rivalry, sometimes called The Battle of L.A. Who will ring the Victory Bell this year?

10/21 – The ‘Third Saturday in October’

Tennessee at Alabama | USC at Notre Dame

Alabama looks to continue its win streak against the Volunteers, while the Fighting Irish and USC clash for gridiron glory and the Jeweled Shillelagh trophy.

11/25 – Post-Thanksgiving Showdowns

Clemson at South Carolina | Florida State at Florida | Wisconsin at Minnesota

Catch The Palmetto Bowl at Williams-Brice Stadium, the Sunshine Showdown in Gainesville, or a Midwest battle at TCF Bank Stadium.

10/14 – Cotton Bowl Shootout

Texas vs. Oklahoma

The Longhorns and Sooners square off in the annual Red River Showdown at the Cotton Bowl in Dallas, vying for the coveted Golden Hat trophy.