College football bowl schedule: Dates, times, TV channels for every FBS bowl game in 2021-22

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It’s bowl season, folks.

Following conference championship weekend, the only thing that remains to be parsed out through the remainder of the 2021 season is what teams go bowling, and where. That includes, of course, the New Year’s Day 6 bowls, College Football Playoff semifinals and the CFP national championship game.

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This year there are a record-42 bowl games (not including the national championship) which stands to create several highly intriguing matchups. Among those include ranked matchups between No. 14 Oregon and No. 16 Oregon (Alamo Bowl); No. 17 Wake Forest vs. No. 25 Texas A&M (Gator Bowl); and No. 15 Iowa vs. No. 22 Kentucky (Citrus Bowl). Other interesting matchups include the all-Carolina meeting the Duke’s Mayo Bowl and a Mike Leach reunion with his former Texas Tech team in the Liberty Bowl.

Sporting News has you covered on how to watch all those games and more. With that, here’s the entire 2021-22 bowl season schedule:

College football bowl schedule 2021-22

Friday, Dec. 17

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

Saturday, Dec. 18

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

Monday, Dec. 20

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

Tuesday, Dec. 21

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

Wednesday, Dec. 22

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

Thursday, Dec. 23

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

Friday, Dec. 24

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

Saturday, Dec. 25

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

Monday, Dec. 27

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

Tuesday, Dec. 28

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

Wednesday, Dec. 29

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

Thursday, Dec. 30

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

Friday, Dec. 31

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

Saturday, Jan. 1

Bowl Matchup Time (ET) TV
Outback Bowl No. 21 Arkansas vs. Penn State Noon ESPN, fuboTV
Citrus Bowl No. 15 Iowa vs. No. 22 Kentucky 1 p.m. ABC, fuboTV
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, fuboTV

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, fuboTV
Jan. 1 Fiesta Bowl No. 5 Notre Dame vs. No. 9 Oklahoma State 1 p.m. ESPN, fuboTV
Jan. 1 Rose Bowl Game No. 6 Ohio State vs. No. 11 Utah 5 p.m. ESPN, fuboTV
Jan. 1 Sugar Bowl No. 7 Baylor vs. No. 8 Ole Miss 8:45 p.m. ESPN, fuboTV

College Football Playoff schedule

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

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