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2016-17 college football bowl schedule

Alabama and quarterback Jalen Hurts enter the postseason as the nation’s No. 1-ranked team.
Alabama and quarterback Jalen Hurts enter the postseason as the nation’s No. 1-ranked team. AP

41 games in 24 days: From the New Mexico Bowl to the title game

Bowl

Site

Date

Time

Matchup

TV

New Mexico

Albuquerque, N.M.

Dec. 17

2 p.m.

UTSA (6-6) vs. New Mexico (8-4)

ESPN

Las Vegas

Las Vegas, Nev.

Dec. 17

3:30 p.m.

Houston (9-3) vs. San Diego State (10-3)

ABC

Camellia

Montgomery, Ala.

Dec. 17

5:30 p.m.

Toledo (9-3) vs. Appalachian State (9-3)

ESPN

Cure Bowl

Orlando, Fla.

Dec. 17

5:30 p.m.

Arkansas State (7-5) vs. Central Florida (6-6)

CBSSN

New Orleans

New Orleans, La.

Dec. 17

9 p.m.

Southern Miss (6-6) vs. La.-Lafayette (6-6)

ESPN

Miami Beach

Miami, Fla.

Dec. 19

2:30 p.m.

Tulsa (9-3) vs. Central Michigan (6-6)

ESPN

Boca Raton

Boca Raton, Fla.

Dec. 20

7 p.m.

Western Kentucky (10-3) vs. Memphis (8-4)

ESPN

Poinsettia

San Diego, Calif.

Dec. 21

9 p.m.

BYU (8-4) vs. Wyoming (8-5)

ESPN

Potato

Boise, Idaho

Dec. 22

7 p.m.

Idaho (8-4) vs. Colorado State (7-5)

ESPN

Bahamas

Nassau, Bahamas

Dec. 23

1 p.m.

Old Dominion (9-3) vs. Eastern Michigan (7-5)

ESPN

Armed Forces

Fort Worth, Texas

Dec. 23

4:30 p.m.

Navy (9-3) vs. Louisiana Tech (8-5)

ESPN

Dollar General

Mobile, Ala.

Dec. 23

8 p.m.

Troy (9-3) vs. Ohio (8-5)

ESPN

Hawaii

Honolulu, Hawaii

Dec. 24

8 p.m.

Hawaii (6-7) vs. Middle Tennessee State (8-4)

ESPN

St. Petersburg

St. Petersburg, Fla.

Dec. 26

11 a.m.

Mississippi State (5-7) vs. Miami (Ohio) (6-6)

ESPN

Quick Lane

Detroit, Mich.

Dec. 26

2:30 p.m.

Boston College (6-6) vs. Maryland (6-6)

ESPN

Independence

Shreveport, La.

Dec. 26

5 p.m.

Vanderbilt (6-6) vs. North Carolina State (6-6)

ESPN2

Heart of Dallas

Dallas, Texas

Dec. 27

Noon

Army (6-5) vs. North Texas (5-7)

ESPN

Military

Annapolis, Md.

Dec. 27

3:30 p.m.

Temple (10-3) vs. Wake Forest (6-6)

ESPN

Holiday

San Diego, Calif.

Dec. 27

7 p.m.

Washington State (8-4) vs. Minnesota (8-4)

ESPN

Cactus

Phoenix, Ariz.

Dec. 27

10:15 p.m.

Baylor (6-6) vs. Boise State (10-2)

ESPN

Pinstripe

New York, N.Y.

Dec. 28

2 p.m.

Pittsburgh (8-4) vs. Northwestern (6-6)

ESPN

Russell Athletic

Orlando, Fla.

Dec. 28

5:30 p.m.

West Virginia (10-2) vs. Miami (Fla.) (8-4)

ESPN

San Francisco

Santa Clara, Calif.

Dec. 28

8:30 p.m.

Indiana (6-6) vs. Utah (8-4)

FOX

Texas

Houston, Texas

Dec. 28

9 p.m.

Texas A&M (8-4) vs. Kansas State (8-4)

ESPN

Birmingham

Birmingham, Ala.

Dec. 29

2 p.m.

South Florida (10-2) vs. South Carolina (6-6)

ESPN

Belk

Charlotte, N.C.

Dec. 29

5:30 p.m.

Arkansas (7-5) vs. Virginia Tech (9-4)

ESPN

Alamo

San Antonio, Texas

Dec. 29

9 p.m.

Oklahoma State (9-3) vs. Colorado (10-3)

ESPN

Liberty

Memphis, Tenn.

Dec. 30

Noon

Georgia (7-5) vs. TCU (6-6)

ESPN

Sun

El Paso, Texas

Dec. 30

2 p.m.

North Carolina (8-4) vs. Stanford (9-3)

CBS

Music City

Nashville, Tenn.

Dec. 30

3:30 p.m.

Nebraska (8-4) vs. Tennessee (9-3)

ESPN

Arizona

Tucson, Ariz.

Dec. 30

5:30 p.m.

Air Force (9-3) vs. South Alabama (6-6)

FOX

Orange

Miami Gardens, Fla.

Dec. 30

8 p.m.

Florida State (9-3) vs. Michigan (10-2)

ESPN

Taxslayer

Jacksonville, Fla.

Dec. 31

11 a.m.

Kentucky (7-5) vs. Georgia Tech (8-4)

ESPN

Citrus

Orlando, Fla.

Dec. 31

11 a.m.

Louisville (9-3) vs. LSU (7-4)

ABC

Peach

Atlanta, Ga.

Dec. 31

3 p.m.

Washington (12-1) vs. Alabama (13-0)

ESPN

Fiesta

Glendale, Ariz.

Dec. 31

7 p.m.

Ohio State (11-1) vs. Clemson (12-1)

ESPN

Outback

Tampa, Fla.

Jan. 2

1 p.m.

Florida (8-4) vs. Iowa (8-4)

ABC

Cotton

Arlington, Texas

Jan. 2

1 p.m.

Wisconsin (10-3) vs. Western Michigan (13-0)

ESPN

Rose

Pasadena, Calif.

Jan. 2

5 p.m.

Penn State (11-2) vs. Southern California (9-3)

ESPN

Sugar

New Orleans, La.

Jan. 2

8:30 p.m.

Auburn (8-4) vs. Oklahoma (10-2)

ESPN

National

championship

Tampa, Fla.

Jan. 9

8:30 p.m.

Peach winner vs. Fiesta winner

ESPN

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