ESPN has announced its official 2017-18 football bowl schedule.
The upcoming season’s bowl games start Saturday, Dec. 16 with five games. The Air Force Reserve Celebration Bowl kicks off bowl season at 12 p.m. ET on ABC.
Monday, Jan. 1 is a busy day. The Outback, Peach and Citrus Bowls begin the day before the two College Football Playoff semifinals (Rose and Sugar) at 5 and 8:45 p.m. ET. The playoff games are on ESPN.
The national title game is at 8 p.m. ET on Monday, Jan. 8. It will also be on ESPN.
2017-18 bowl schedule: Dates, times, TV schedule
ESPN’s 2017-18 Bowl Schedule
|Sat, Dec. 16||Noon||Air Force Reserve Celebration Bowl||ABC|
|1 p.m.||R+L Carriers New Orleans Bowl||ESPN|
|3:30 p.m.||Las Vegas Bowl||ABC|
|4:30 p.m.||Gildan New Mexico Bowl||ESPN|
|8 p.m.||Raycom Media Camellia Bowl||ESPN|
|Tue, Dec. 19||7 p.m.||Boca Raton Bowl||ESPN|
|Thu, Dec. 21||8 p.m.||St. Petersburg Bowl||ESPN|
|Fri, Dec. 22||12:30 p.m.||Bahamas Bowl||ESPN|
|4 p.m.||Famous Idaho Potato Bowl||ESPN|
|Sat, Dec. 23||12 p.m.||Birmingham Bowl||ESPN|
|3:30 p.m.||Lockheed Martin Armed Forces Bowl||ESPN|
|7 p.m.||Dollar General Bowl||ESPN|
|Sun, Dec. 24||8:30 p.m.||Hawai’i Bowl||ESPN|
|Tue, Dec. 26||TBD||Quick Lane Bowl||ESPN|
|TBD||Zaxby’s Heart of Dallas Bowl||ESPN|
|Wed, Dec. 27||1:30 p.m.||Independence Bowl||ESPN|
|5:15 p.m.||New Era Pinstripe Bowl||ESPN|
|9 p.m.||Texas Bowl||ESPN|
|Thu, Dec. 28||1:30 p.m.||Military Bowl Presented by Northrop Grumman||ESPN|
|5:15 p.m.||Camping World Bowl||ESPN|
|9 p.m.||Valero Alamo Bowl||ESPN|
|Fri, Dec. 29||1 p.m.||Belk Bowl||ESPN|
|4:30 p.m.||Franklin American Mortgage Music City Bowl||ESPN|
|8:30 p.m.||Goodyear Cotton Bowl Classic*||ESPN|
|Sat, Dec. 30||Noon||TaxSlayer Bowl||ESPN|
|12:30 p.m.||AutoZone Liberty Bowl||ABC|
|4 p.m.||PlayStation Fiesta Bowl*||ESPN|
|8 p.m.||Capital One Orange Bowl*||ESPN|
|Mon, Jan 1||Noon||Outback Bowl||ESPN2|
|12:30 p.m.||Chick-fil-A Peach Bowl*||ESPN|
|1 p.m.||Citrus Bowl||ABC|
|5 p.m.||College Football Playoff Semifinal at the Rose Bowl Game Presented by Northwestern Mutual*||ESPN|
|8:45 p.m.||College Football Playoff Semifinal at the Allstate Sugar Bowl*||ESPN|
|Mon, Jan 8||8 p.m.||College Football Playoff National Championship Presented By AT&T||ESPN|
NOTE: Game times, dates and TV channels for the Frisco Bowl, Foster Farms Bowl and San Diego County Credit Union Holiday Bowl will be announced later.