College Football Bowl Schedule 2021-22: Full List Of Games & TV Info

Pasadena, CA / USA - Feb. 17, 2018: A statue of the color barrier breaking, multi-sport athlete, Jackie Robinson, is shown in his college football attire outside the Rose Bowl Stadium.


College football bowl season is upon us for the 2021-22 season.

This year, there are a record 42 bowl games — not including the national championship — with the first game taking place on Friday, December 17; Middle Tennessee State vs. Toledo in the Bahamas Bowl.

Bowl season will run through the College Football Playoff National Championship which is scheduled for January 10.

A majority of the games will air across the ESPN family of networks, with a handful of games taking place on ABC, CBS, and FOX throughout the coming weeks.

When will your favorite team be taking the field?

A full look at the 2021-22 college football bowl schedule can be seen below.

2021-22 College Football Bowl Schedule

College Football Playoff

Date Bowl Matchup Time (ET) TV
Dec. 31 Orange Bowl (CFP semifinal) No. 2 Michigan vs. No. 3 Georgia 7:30 p.m. ESPN
Dec. 31 Cotton Bowl Classic (CFP semifinal) No. 1 Alabama vs. No. 4 Cincinnati 3:30 p.m. ESPN
Jan. 10 CFP National Championship TBD vs. TBD 8 p.m. ESPN,

New Year’s Day 6 Bowls

Date Bowl Matchup Time (ET) TV
Dec. 30 Peach Bowl No. 10 Michigan State vs. No. 12 Pitt 7 p.m. ESPN
Jan. 1 Fiesta Bowl No. 5 Notre Dame vs. No. 9 Oklahoma State 1 p.m. ESPN
Jan. 1 Rose Bowl Game No. 6 Ohio State vs. No. 11 Utah 5 p.m. ESPN
Jan. 1 Sugar Bowl No. 7 Baylor vs. No. 8 Ole Miss 8:45 p.m. ESPN

Other Bowl Games

Friday, Dec. 17

Bowl Matchup Time (ET) TV
Bahamas Bowl Middle Tennessee State vs. Toledo Noon ESPN
Cure Bowl Coastal Carolina vs. Northern Illinois 6 p.m. ESPN2

Saturday, Dec. 18

Bowl Matchup Time (ET) TV
Boca Raton Bowl Western Kentucky vs. App State 11 a.m. ESPN,
New Mexico Bowl Fresno State vs. UTEP 2:15 p.m. ESPN
Independence Bowl No. 13 BYU vs. UAB 3:30 p.m. ABC
LendingTree Bowl Liberty vs. Eastern Michigan 5:45 p.m. ESPN
LA Bowl Utah State vs. Oregon State 7:30 p.m. ABC
New Orleans Bowl No. 23 Louisiana vs. Marshall 9:15 p.m. ESPN

Monday, Dec. 20

Bowl Matchup Time (ET) TV
Myrtle Beach Bowl Tulsa vs. Old Dominion 2:30 p.m. ESPN

Tuesday, Dec. 21

Bowl Matchup Time (ET) TV
Famous Idaho Potato Bowl Kent State vs. Wyoming 3:30 p.m. ESPN
Frisco Bowl No. 24 San Diego State vs. UTSA 7:30 p.m. ESPN

Wednesday, Dec. 22

Bowl Matchup Time (ET) TV
Armed Forces Bowl Army vs. Missouri 8 p.m. ESPN

Thursday, Dec. 23

Bowl Matchup Time (ET) TV
Gasparilla Bowl UCF vs. Florida 7 p.m. ESPN
Frisco Football Classic North Texas vs. Miami (Ohio) TBD TBD

Friday, Dec. 24

Bowl Matchup Time (ET) TV
Hawai’i Bowl Memphis vs. Hawai’i 8 p.m. ESPN

Saturday, Dec. 25

Bowl Matchup Time (ET) TV
Camellia Bowl Ball State vs. Georgia State 2:30 p.m. ESPN

Monday, Dec. 27

Bowl Matchup Time (ET) TV
Quick Lane Bowl Western Michigan vs. Nevada 11 a.m. ESPN
Military Bowl ECU vs. Boston College 2:30 p.m. ESPN

Tuesday, Dec. 28

Bowl Matchup Time (ET) TV
Birmingham Bowl No. 20 Houston vs. Auburn Noon ESPN
First Responder Bowl Air Force vs. Louisville 3:15 p.m. ESPN
Liberty Bowl Texas Tech vs. Mississippi State 6:45 p.m. ESPN
SDCCU Holiday Bowl No. 18 N.C. State vs. UCLA 8 p.m. FOX
Guaranteed Rate Bowl West Virginia vs. Minnesota 10:15 p.m. ESPN

Wednesday, Dec. 29

Bowl Matchup Time (ET) TV
Fenway Bowl SMU vs. Virginia 11 a.m. ESPN,
Pinstripe Bowl Virginia Tech vs. Maryland 2:15 p.m. ESPN
Cheez-It Bowl No. 19 Clemson vs. Iowa State 5:45 p.m. ESPN
Alamo Bowl No. 14 Oregon vs. No. 16 Oklahoma 9:15 p.m. ESPN

Thursday, Dec. 30

Bowl Matchup Time (ET) TV
Duke’s Mayo Bowl North Carolina vs. South Carolina 11:30 a.m. ESPN
Music City Bowl Tennessee vs. Purdue 3:30 p.m. ESPN
Las Vegas Bowl Wisconsin vs. Arizona State 10:30 p.m. ESPN

Friday, Dec. 31

Bowl Matchup Time (ET) TV
Gator Bowl No. 17 Wake Forest vs. No. 25 Texas A&M 11 a.m. ESPN
Sun Bowl Washington State vs. Miami Noon p.m. CBS

Saturday, Jan. 1

Bowl Matchup Time (ET) TV
Outback Bowl No. 21 Arkansas vs. Penn State Noon ESPN
Citrus Bowl No. 15 Iowa vs. No. 22 Kentucky 1 p.m. ABC
Arizona Bowl Boise State vs. Central Michigan 2 p.m.

Tuesday, Jan. 4

Bowl Matchup Time (ET) TV
Texas Bowl Kansas State vs. LSU 9 p.m. ESPN


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