College Football Playoff Schedule

The College Football Playoff Schedule for the 2020 season kicks off with the two semifinal games, the Rose Bowl Game and the Allstate Sugar Bowl, on Friday, January 1, 2021.

The College Football Playoff National Championship is scheduled for Monday, January 11, 2021 at Hard Rock Stadium in Miami Gardens, Florida.

College Football Playoff 2020-21
Friday, Jan. 1, 2021
BowlLocationTime / TVTickets
Rose Bowl Game
Semifinal Game
Rose Bowl Stadium
Pasadena, CA
5pm ET / ESPNBuy Tickets
Allstate Sugar Bowl
Semifinal Game
Mercedes-Benz Superdome
New Orleans, LA
8:45pm ET / ESPNBuy Tickets
Monday, Jan. 11, 2021
BowlLocationTime / TVTickets
CFP National Championship
Semifinal Winners
Hard Rock Stadium
Miami Gardens, FL
8pm ET / ESPN
New Years Six Games 2020-21
Wednesday, Dec. 30, 2020
BowlLocationTime / TVTickets
Goodyear Cotton Bowl
At-Large vs. At-Large
AT&T Stadium
Arlington, TX
TBA / ESPNBuy Tickets
Friday, Jan. 1, 2021
BowlLocationTime / TVTickets
Chick-fil-A Peach Bowl
At-Large vs. At-Large
Mercedes-Benz Stadium
Atlanta, GA
TBA / ESPNBuy Tickets
Saturday, Jan. 2, 2021
BowlLocationTime / TVTickets
PlayStation Fiesta Bowl
At-Large vs. At-Large
State Farm Stadium
Glendale, AZ
TBA / ESPNBuy Tickets
Capital One Orange Bowl
ACC/Notre Dame vs. Big Ten/SEC
Hard Rock Stadium
Miami Gardens, FL
TBA / ESPNBuy Tickets

2021-22

  • 12/30/21 – Chick-fil-A Peach Bowl
    Host Bowl
  • 12/31/21 – Goodyear Cotton Bowl
    Semifinal Game
  • 12/31/21 – Capital One Orange Bowl
    Semifinal Game
  • 01/01/22 – PlayStation Fiesta Bowl
    Host Bowl
  • 01/01/22 – Rose Bowl Game
    Big Ten vs. Pac-12
  • 01/01/22 – Allstate Sugar Bowl
    Big 12 vs. SEC
  • 01/10/22 – National Championship
    Lucas Oil Stadium, Indianapolis, IN

2022-23

  • 12/30/22 – Capital One Orange Bowl
    ACC/ND vs. Big Ten/SEC
  • 12/31/22 – PlayStation Fiesta Bowl
    Semifinal Game
  • 12/31/22 – Chick-fil-A Peach Bowl
    Semifinal Game
  • 01/02/23 – Goodyear Cotton Bowl
    Host Bowl
  • 01/02/23 – Rose Bowl Game
    Big Ten vs. Pac-12
  • 01/02/23 – Allstate Sugar Bowl
    Big 12 vs. SEC
  • 01/09/23 – National Championship
    Los Angeles Stadium, Inglewood, CA

2023-24

  • 12/29/23 – Chick-fil-A Peach Bowl
    Host Bowl
  • 12/30/23 – PlayStation Fiesta Bowl
    Host Bowl
  • 12/30/23 – Capital One Orange Bowl
    ACC vs. Big Ten/SEC or Notre Dame
  • 01/01/24 – Goodyear Cotton Bowl
    Host Bowl
  • 01/01/24 – Rose Bowl Game
    Semifinal Game
  • 01/01/24 – Allstate Sugar Bowl
    Semifinal Game
  • 01/08/24 – National Championship
    NRG Stadium, Houston, TX

2024-25

  • 12/28/24 – Chick-fil-A Peach Bowl
    Host Bowl
  • 12/28/24 – Goodyear Cotton Bowl
    Semifinal Game
  • 12/28/24 – Capital One Orange Bowl
    Semifinal Game
  • 12/30/24 – PlayStation Fiesta Bowl
    Host Bowl
  • 01/01/25 – Rose Bowl Game
    Big Ten vs. Pac-12
  • 01/01/25 – Allstate Sugar Bowl
    Big 12 vs. SEC
  • 01/06/25 – National Championship
    Site TBA

2025-26

  • 12/27/25 – Goodyear Cotton Bowl
    Host Bowl
  • 12/27/25 – Chick-fil-A Peach Bowl
    Semifinal Game
  • 12/27/25 – PlayStation Fiesta Bowl
    Semifinal Game
  • 12/30/25 – Capital One Orange Bowl
    ACC/ND vs. Big Ten/SEC
  • 01/01/26 – Rose Bowl Game
    Big Ten vs. Pac-12
  • 01/01/26 – Allstate Sugar Bowl
    Big 12 vs. SEC
  • 01/05/26 – National Championship
    Site TBA
Past Schedules

2019-20

  • 12/28/19 – Goodyear Cotton Bowl
    (10) Penn State 53, (17) Memphis 39
  • 12/28/19 – Chick-fil-A Peach Bowl
    (1) LSU 63, (4) Oklahoma 28
  • 12/28/19 – PlayStation Fiesta Bowl
    (3) Clemson 29, (2) Ohio State 23
  • 12/30/19 – Capital One Orange Bowl
    (9) Florida 36, (24) Virginia 28
  • 01/01/20 – Rose Bowl Game
    (6) Oregon 28, (8) Wisconsin 27
  • 01/01/20 – Allstate Sugar Bowl
    (5) Georgia 26, (7) Baylor 14
  • 01/13/20 – National Championship
    (1) LSU 42, (3) Clemson 25

2018-19

  • 12/29/18 – Chick-fil-A Peach Bowl
    (10) Florida 41, (7) Michigan 15
  • 12/29/18 – Goodyear Cotton Bowl
    (2) Clemson 30, (3) Notre Dame 3
  • 12/29/18 – Capital One Orange Bowl
    (1) Alabama 45, (4) Oklahoma 34
  • 01/01/19 – PlayStation Fiesta Bowl
    (6) Wisconsin 34, (10) Miami, FL 24
  • 01/01/19 – Rose Bowl Game
    (5) Ohio State 28, (11) Washington 23
  • 01/01/19 – Allstate Sugar Bowl
    (14) Texas 28, (5) Georgia 21
  • 01/07/19 – National Championship
    (2) Clemson 44, (1) Alabama 16

2017-18

  • 12/29/17 – Goodyear Cotton Bowl
    (5) Ohio State 24, (8) USC 7
  • 12/30/17 – PlayStation Fiesta Bowl
    (9) Penn State 35, (11) Washington 28
  • 12/30/17 – Capital One Orange Bowl
    (6) Wisconsin 34, (10) Miami, FL 24
  • 01/01/18 – Chick-fil-A Peach Bowl
    (12) UCF 34, (7) Auburn 27
  • 01/01/18 – Rose Bowl Game
    (3) Georgia 54, (2) Oklahoma 48 (2OT)
  • 01/01/18 – Allstate Sugar Bowl
    (4) Alabama 24, (1) Clemson 6
  • 01/08/18 – National Championship
    (4) Alabama 26, (3) Georgia 23 (OT)

2016-17

  • 12/30/16 – Capital One Orange Bowl
    (11) Florida State 33, (6) Michigan 32
  • 12/31/16 – Chick-fil-A Peach Bowl
    (1) Alabama 24, (4) Washington 7
  • 12/31/16 – PlayStation Fiesta Bowl
    (2) Clemson 31, (3) Ohio State 0
  • 01/02/17 – Goodyear Cotton Bowl
    (8) Wisconsin 24, (15) Western Michigan 16
  • 01/02/17 – Rose Bowl Game
    (9) USC 52, (5) Penn State 49
  • 01/02/17 – Allstate Sugar Bowl
    (7) Oklahoma 35, (14) Auburn 19
  • 01/09/17 – National Championship
    (2) Clemson 35, (1) Alabama 31

2015-16

  • 12/31/15 – Chick-fil-A Peach Bowl
    (18) Houston 38, (9) Florida State 24
  • 12/31/15 – Goodyear Cotton Bowl
    (2) Alabama 38, (3) Michigan State 0
  • 12/31/15 – Capital One Orange Bowl
    (1) Clemson 37, (4) Oklahoma 17
  • 01/01/16 – BattleFrog Fiesta Bowl
    (7) Ohio State 44, (8) Notre Dame 28
  • 01/01/16 – Rose Bowl Game
    (6) Stanford 45, (5) Iowa 16
  • 01/01/16 – Allstate Sugar Bowl
    (12) Ole Miss 48, (16) Oklahoma State 20
  • 01/11/16 – National Championship
    (2) Alabama 45, (1) Clemson 40

2014-15

  • 12/31/14 – Chick-fil-A Peach Bowl
    (6) TCU 42, (9) Ole Miss 3
  • 12/31/14 – Vizio Fiesta Bowl
    (20) Boise State 38, (10) Arizona 30
  • 12/31/14 – Capital One Orange Bowl
    (12) Ga. Tech 49, (7) Mississippi St. 34
  • 01/01/15 – Goodyear Cotton Bowl
    (8) Michigan State 42, (5) Baylor 41
  • 01/01/15 – Rose Bowl Game
    (2) Oregon 59, (3) Florida State 20
  • 01/01/15 – Allstate Sugar Bowl
    (4) Ohio State 42, (1) Alabama 35
  • 01/12/15 – National Championship
    (4) Ohio State 42, (2) Oregon 20