College Football Playoff: 2018 New Year’s Six bowl games

By Kevin Kelley -

Earlier today, the College Football Playoff Selection Committee announced the semifinal pairings. Clemson will face Alabama in the Allstate Sugar Bowl and Georgia will take on Oklahoma in the Rose Bowl Game.

Now the remainder of the “New Year’s Six” bowl games are set, which includes the Goodyear Cotton Bowl, PlayStation Fiesta Bowl, Capital One Orange Bowl, and Chick-fil-A Peach Bowl.

Listed below are the matchups along with game information:

Goodyear Cotton Bowl
Friday, Dec. 29, 2017 – 8:30pm ET, ESPN
(8) USC vs. (5) Ohio State

PlayStation Fiesta Bowl
Saturday, Dec. 30, 2017 – 4pm ET, ESPN
(9) Penn State vs. (11) Washington

Capital One Orange Bowl
Saturday, Dec. 30, 2017 – 8pm ET, ESPN
(10) Miami, FL vs. (6) Wisconsin

Chick-fil-A Peach Bowl
Monday, Jan. 1, 2018 – 12:30pm ET, ESPN
(7) Auburn vs. (12) UCF


Rose Bowl Game
Monday, Jan. 1, 2018 – 5pm ET, ESPN
(3) Georgia vs. (2) Oklahoma

Allstate Sugar Bowl
Monday, Jan. 1, 2018 – 8:45pm ET, ESPN
(4) Alabama vs. (1) Clemson

National Championship Game
Monday, Jan. 8, 2018 – 8pm ET, ESPN
Mercedes-Benz Stadium – Atlanta, GA

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