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College Football Bowl Schedule 2016: Times, Dates & TV Channel

(Photo by Robert Reiners/Getty Images)

(Photo by Robert Reiners/Getty Images)

Now that the college football regular season has come to an end, it’s time to start looking ahead to the College Football Bowl Game schedule. Most of the bowl games will be over by the new year, but starting on December 17 you’ll pretty much have a quality college football game every night. There are 41 bowl games in total, and the postseason is taking place everywhere from the Bronx (the Pinstripe Bowl) to the Bahamas (the Bahamas Bowl), and Hawaii (the Hawaii Bowl).

Outside of the College Football Playoff Semi-final and Finals game, the one game we’re most looking forward to watching will be the Rose Bowl between Penn State and USC. Both teams had incredible turn-around and could have made the CFB Playoffs with a little luck and help from the outside. That being said, this is going to be a slobberknocker.

Check out the entire College Football Bowl Season schedule below, complete with date, time and TV channel. As the games are played, we’ll update the schedule with bowl game results.

December 17, 2016

New Mexico Bowl, New Mexico vs. Texas-San Antonio, Albuquerque, 2:00 P.M. (ESPN)

Las Vegas Bowl, Houston vs. San Diego State, Las Vegas, 3:30 P.M. (ABC)

Camelia Bowl, Toledo vs. Appalachian State, Montgomery, Ala., 5:30 P.M. (ESPN)

Cure Bowl, Arkansas State vs. Central Florida, Orlando, 5:30 P.M. (CBSSN)

New Orleans Bowl, Southern Mississippi vs. Louisiana-Lafayette, New Orleans, 9:00 P.M. (ESPN)

December 19, 2016

Miami Beach Bowl, Tulsa vs. Central Michigan, Miami, 2:30 P.M. (ESPN)

December 20, 2016

Boca Raton Bowl, Memphis vs. Western Kentucky, Boca Raton, Fla., 7:00 P.M. (ESPN)

December 21, 2016

Poinsettia Bowl, BYU vs. Wyoming, San Diego, 9:00 P.M. (ESPN)

December 22, 2016

Famous Idaho Potato Bowl, Idaho vs. Colorado State, Boise, 7:00 P.M. (ESPN)

December 23, 2016

Bahamas Bowl, Old Dominion vs. Eastern Michigan, Nassau, Bahamas, 1:00 P.M. (ESPN)

Armed Forces Bowl, Navy vs. Louisiana Tech, Fort Worth, Texas, 4:30 P.M. (ESPN)

Dollar General Bowl, Ohio vs. Troy, Mobile, Ala., 8:00 P.M. (ESPN)

December 24, 2016

Hawaii Bowl, Middle Tennessee vs. Hawaii, Honolulu, 8:00 P.M. (ESPN)

December 26, 2016

St. Petersburg Bowl, Mississippi State vs. Miami (Ohio), St. Petersburg, Fla., 11:00 P.M. (ESPN)

Quick Lane Bowl, Boston College vs. Maryland, Detroit, 2:30 P.M. (ESPN2)

Independence Bowl, North Carolina State vs. Vanderbilt, Shreveport, La., 5:00 P.M. (ESPN2)

December 27, 2016

Heart of Dallas Bowl, North Texas vs. Army, noon (ESPN)

Military Bowl, Wake Forest vs. Temple, Annapolis, Md., 3:30 P.M. (ESPN)

Holiday Bowl, Minnesota vs. Washington State, San Diego, 7:00 P.M. (ESPN)

Cactus Bowl, Baylor vs. Boise State, Phoenix, 10:15 P.M. (ESPN)

December 28, 2016

Pinstripe Bowl, Pittsburgh vs. Northwestern, Bronx, N.Y., 2:00 P.M. (ESPN)

Russell Athletic Bowl, Miami (Fla.) vs. West Virginia, Orlando, 5:30 P.M. (ESPN)

Foster Farms Bowl, Indiana vs. Utah, Santa Clara, Calif., 8:30 P.M. (FOX)

Texas Bowl, Kansas State vs. Texas A&M, Houston, 9:00 P.M. (ESPN)

December 29th, 2016

Birmingham Bowl, South Florida vs. South Carolina, Birmingham, Ala., 2:00 P.M. (ESPN)

Belk Bowl, Virginia Tech vs. Arkansas, Charlotte, 5:30 P.M. (ESPN)

Alamo Bowl, Oklahoma State vs. Colorado, San Antonio, 9:00 P.M. (ESPN)

December 30, 2016

Liberty Bowl, TCU vs. Georgia, Memphis, Tenn., Noon (ESPN)

Sun Bowl, North Carolina vs. Stanford, El Paso, Texas, 2:00 P.M. (CBS)

Music City Bowl, Nebraska vs. Tennessee, Nashville, 3:30 P.M. (ESPN)

Arizona Bowl, South Alabama vs. Air Force, Tucson, Ariz., 5:30 P.M. (ASN)

Orange Bowl, Florida State vs. Michigan, Miami Gardens, Fla., 8:00 P.M. (ESPN)

December 31, 2016

Citrus Bowl, Louisville vs. LSU, Orlando, 11:00 A.M. (ABC)

TaxSlayer Bowl, Georgia Tech vs. Kentucky, Jacksonville, Fla., 11:00 A.M. (ESPN)

CFP Semifinal: Peach Bowl, Alabama vs. Washington, Atlanta, 3:00 P.M. (ESPN)

CFP Semifinal: Fiesta Bowl, Clemson vs. Ohio State, Glendale, Ariz., 7:00 P.M. (ESPN)

January 2, 2016

Outback Bowl, Iowa vs. Florida, Tampa, 1:00 P.M. (ABC)

Cotton Bowl Classic, Wisconsin vs. Western Michigan, Arlington, Texas, 1:00 P.M. (ESPN)

Rose Bowl Game, Penn State vs. Southern California, Pasadena, Calif., 5:00 P.M. (ESPN)

Sugar Bowl, Oklahoma vs. Auburn, New Orleans, 8:30 P.M. (ESPN)

January 9, 2016

National Championship Game: Semifinal Winners, Tampa, Fla., 8:30 P.M. (ESPN)

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