Final Bowl Schedule

The dust has settled and the selections are in. The Playoff and bowl game schedules are listed below along with our predictions.

 

Here’s how we did in our predictions:

Correctly picked at least 1 team: 17/38 (45%)

Correctly picked both teams: 9/38 (24%)

Correctly picked the Semifinal match-ups: 2/2 (100%)

 

The playoff games should prove to be exciting, but so will some of the bowl games, especially the additional 4 committee bowl games:

Peach Bowl: UCF vs. Auburn

Orange Bowl: Miami vs. Wisconsin

Fiesta Bowl: Washington vs. Penn State

Cotton Bowl: Ohio State vs. USC

 

Match-ups to watch in the regular bowl games:

Alamo Bowl: Stanford vs. TCU

Camping World Bowl: Virginia Tech vs. Oklahoma State

Holiday Bowl: Michigan State vs. Washington State

TaxSlayer Bowl: Louisville vs. Mississippi State

Citrus Bowl: Notre Dame vs. LSU

Outback Bowl: Michigan vs. South Carolina
 

Complete Bowl Schedules

College Football Playoff and Championship Game

Jan. 1, 2018
Rose Bowl – Pasadena, CA  |  5 p.m. ESPN
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Prediction: No. 2 Georgia vs No. 3 Oklahoma
Actual: No. 3 Georgia vs. No. 2 Oklahoma

Sugar Bowl – New Orleans, LA  | 8:45 p.m., ESPN
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Prediction: No. 1 Clemson vs No. 4 Alabama
Actual: No. 1 Clemson (12-1) vs. No. 4 Alabama (11-1)

 

Jan. 8, 2018
National Championship – Atlanta, GA   |  8 p.m. ESPN
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Prediction: No. 1 Clemson vs No. 3 Oklahoma
Prediction: 2017-18 National Champion: Oklahoma
Actual: TBD

 

The Selection Committee Bowl Games

Jan 1. 2018
Peach Bowl | Atlanta, GA | 12:30 p.m., ESPN
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Prediction: Ohio State vs. UCF
Actual: No. 10 UCF (12-0) vs. No. 7 Auburn (10-3)

 

Dec. 30, 2017
Orange Bowl | Miami Gardens, FL  | 8 p.m., ESPN
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Prediction: Miami vs. Wisconsin
Actual: No. 11 Miami (10-2) vs. No. 6 Wisconsin (12-1)

Fiesta Bowl – Glendale, AZ | 4 p.m., ESPN
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Prediction: USC vs. TCU
Actual: No. 12 Washington (10-2) vs. No. 9 Penn State (10-2)

Cotton Bowl – Arlington, TX – 8:30 p.m., ESPN
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Prediction: Penn State vs. Auburn
Actual: No. 5 Ohio State (11-2) vs. No. 8 USC (11-2)

 

Other Bowl Games

Dec. 16, 2017
Celebration Bowl – Atlanta, GA | Noon, ABC
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Prediction: North Carolina A&T vs. Grambling
Actual: North Carolina A&T vs. Grambling

New Orleans Bowl – New Orleans, LA | 1 p.m., ESPN
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Prediction: Troy vs. Louisiana Tech
Actual: Troy vs. North Texas

Cure Bowl – Orlando, FL | 2:30 p.m., CBSSN
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Prediction: Temple vs. Georgia State
Actual: Western Kentucky vs. Georgia State

Las Vegas Bowl – Las Vegas, NV  | 3:30 p.m., ABC
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Prediction: Boise State vs. Arizona
Actual: No. 25 Boise State (10-3) vs. Oregon

New Mexico Bowl – Albuquerque, NM | 4:30 p.m., ESPN
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Prediction: North Texas vs. Fresno State
Actual: Colorado State vs. Marshall

Camellia Bowl – Montgomery, AL | 8 p.m., ESPN
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Prediction: Northern Illinois vs. Arkansas State
Actual: Middle Tennessee vs. Arkansas State

 

Dec. 19, 2017
Boca Raton Bowl – Boca Raton, FL | 7 p.m., ESPN
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Prediction: Univ. South Florida vs. Florida Atlantic
Actual: Akron vs. Florida Atlantic

 

Dec. 20, 2017
Frisco Bowl – Frisco, TX  | 8 p.m., ESPN
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Prediction: Houston vs. Marshall
Actual: SMU vs. Louisiana Tech

 

Dec. 21, 2017
Gasparilla Bowl – St. Petersburg, FL | 8 p.m., ESPN
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Prediction: FIU vs. SMU
Actual: FIU vs. Temple

 

Dec. 22, 2017
Bahamas Bowl – Nassau, Bahamas | 12:30 p.m., ESPN
There are currently no tickets available for this event.
Prediction: UAB vs. Ohio
Actual: UAB vs. Ohio

Idaho Potato Bowl – Boise, ID | 4 p.m., ESPN
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Prediction: Akron vs. Wyoming
Actual: CMU vs. Wyoming

 

Dec. 23, 2017
Birmingham Bowl – Birmingham, AL – Noon, ESPN
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Prediction: Memphis vs. MTSU
Actual: Texas Tech vs. No. 23 USF (9-2)

Armed Forces Bowl – Fort Worth, TX | 3:30 p.m., ESPN
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Prediction: Army vs. UTSA
Actual: Army vs. San Diego State

Dollar General Bowl – Mobile, AL | 7 p.m., ESPN
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Prediction: Toledo vs. Appalachian State
Actual: Toledo vs. Appalachian State

 

Dec. 24, 2017
Hawai’i Bowl – Honolulu, HI | 8:30 p.m., ESPN
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Prediction: Western Kentucky vs. Colorado State
Actual: Houston vs. Fresno State

 

Dec. 26, 2017
Heart of Dallas Bowl – Dallas, TX | 1:30 p.m., ESPN
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Prediction: Texas Tech vs. UCLA
Actual: West Virginia vs. Utah

Quick Lane Bowl – Detroit, MI | 5:15 p.m., ESPN
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Prediction: Duke vs. CMU
Actual: Duke vs. Northern Illinois

Cactus Bowl – Phoenix, AZ | 10 p.m., ESPN
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Prediction: West Virginia vs. Oregon
Actual: UCLA vs. Kansas State

 

Dec. 27, 2017
Independence Bowl – Shreveport, LA | 1:30 p.m., ESPN
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Prediction: Florida State vs. Southern Mississippi
Actual: Florida State vs. Southern Mississippi

Pinstripe Bowl – New York 5:15 p.m., ESPN
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Prediction: Michigan vs. Boston College
Actual: Iowa vs. Boston College

Foster Farms Bowl – Santa Clara, CA | 8:30 p.m., FOX
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Prediction: Purdue vs. Washington State
Actual: Purdue vs. Arizona

Texas Bowl – Houston, TX | 9 p.m., ESPN
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Prediction: Texas vs. Utah
Actual: Texas vs. Missouri

 

Dec. 28, 2017
Military Bowl – Annapolis, Maryland 1:30 p.m. ESPN
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Prediction: Navy vs. Virginia
Actual: Navy vs. Virginia

Camping World Bowl – Orlando, FL  | 5:15 p.m., ESPN
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Prediction: Virginia Tech vs. Iowa State
Actual: No. 22 Virginia Tech (9-3) vs. No. 17 Oklahoma State (9-3)

Alamo Bowl – San Antonio, TX  | 9 p.m., ESPN
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Prediction: Oklahoma State vs. Washington
Actual: No. 15 Stanford (9-4) vs. No. 13 TCU (10-3)

Holiday Bowl – San Diego, CA | 9 p.m., FOX
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Prediction: Northwestern vs. Stanford
Actual: No. 18 Michigan State (9-3) vs. No. 21 Washington State (9-3)

 

Dec. 29, 2017
Belk Bowl – Charlotte, NC | 1 p.m. ESPN
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Prediction: Wake Forest vs. Mississippi State
Actual: Wake Forest vs. Texas A&M

Sun Bowl – El Paso, TX | 3 p.m., CBS
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Prediction: Arizona State vs. North Carolina State
Actual:  Arizona State vs. North Carolina State

Music City Bowl – Nashville, TN | 4:30 p.m., ESPN
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Prediction: Kentucky vs. Iowa
Actual: Kentucky vs. No. 21 Northwestern (9-3)

Arizona Bowl – Tucson, AZ | 5:30 p.m., CBSSN
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Prediction: San Diego State vs. New Mexico State
Actual: Utah State vs. New Mexico State

 

Dec. 30, 2017
TaxSlayer Bowl – Jacksonville, FL | Noon, ESPN
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Prediction: Louisville vs. Texas A&M
Actual: Louisville vs. No. 24 Mississippi State (8-4)

Liberty Bowl – Memphis, TN 12:30 p.m., ABC
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Prediction: Kansas State vs. Missouri
Actual: No. 19 Memphis (10-2) vs. Iowa State

 

Jan. 1, 2018
Outback Bowl – Tampa, FL | Noon, ESPN2
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Prediction: Michigan State vs. South Carolina
Actual: Michigan vs. South Carolina

Citrus Bowl – Orlando, FL | 1 p.m., ABC
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Prediction: Notre Dame vs. LSU
Actual:  No. 14 Notre Dame (9-3) vs. No. 16 LSU (9-3)

 

Check back for updates as the college football post season progresses.