When do college football bowl games start? (NCAA TV schedule, kickoff time)

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The college bowl season begins in earnest on Saturday, Dec. 19. A look at the full TV schedule with kickoff times.


Saturday, Dec. 19


Alcorn State vs. North Carolina A&T (12 p.m., ABC) - AFR Celebration Bowl


Arizona vs. New Mexico (2 p.m., ESPN) - GildanNew Mexico Bowl


Utah vs. BYU (3:30 p.m., ABC) - Royal Purple Las Vegas Bowl

Appalachian State vs. Ohio (5:30 p.m., ESPN) - Raycom Media Camelia Bowl

Georgia State vs. San Jose State (7 p.m., CBSSN) - AutoNation Cure Bowl

Arkansas State vs. Louisiana Tech (9 p.m., ESPN) - R&L Carriers New Orleans Bowl

Monday, Dec. 21

USF vs. Western Kentucky (2:30 p.m., ESPN) - Miami Beach Bowl

Tuesday, Dec. 22

Akron vs. Utah State (3:30 p.m., ESPN) - Famous Idaho

Temple vs. Toledo (7 p.m., ESPN) - Boca Raton Bowl

Wednesday, Dec. 23

Boise State vs. NIU (4:30 p.m., ESPN) - Poinsettia Bowl

Bowling Green vs. Georgia Southern (8 p.m., ESPN) - GoDaddy Bowl

Thursday, Dec. 24

Middle Tennessee vs. Western Michigan (12 p.m., ESPN) - Popeyes Bahamas Bowl

Cincinnati vs. San Diego State (8 p.m., ESPN) - Hawai'i Bowl

Friday, Dec. 26

Marshall vs. UConn(11 a.m., ESPN) - St. Petersburg Bowl

Miami vs. Washington State (2 p.m., CBS) - Sun Bowl

Southern Miss vs. Washington (2:20 p.m., ESPN) - Heart of Dallas Bowl

Duke vs. Indiana (3:30 p.m., ABC) - New Era Pinstripe Bowl

Tulsa vs. Virginia Tech (5:45 p.m., ESPN) - Camping World Independence Bowl

Nebraska vs. UCLA (9:15 p.m., ESPN) - Foster Farms Bowl

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Monday, Dec. 28

Navy vs. Pitt (2:30 p.m., ESPN2) - Military Bowl

Central Michigan vs. Minnesota (5 p.m., ESPN) - Quick Lane Bowl

Tuesday, Dec. 29

Air Force vs. Cal (2 p.m., ESPN) - Lockheed Martin Armed Forces Bowl

North Carolina vs. Baylor (5:30 p.m., ESPN) - Russell Athletic Bowl

Colorado State vs. Nevada (7:30 p.m., ASN) - Nova Home Loans Arizona Bowl

LSU vs. Texas Tech (9 p.m., ESPN) - AdvoCare V100 Texas Bowl

Wednesday, Dec. 30

Auburn vs. Memphis (12 p.m., ESPN) - Birmingham Bowl

Mississippi State vs. NC State (3:30 p.m., ESPN) - Belk Bowl

Louisville vs. Texas A&M (7 p.m., ESPN) - Music City Bowl

USC vs. Wisconsin (10:30 p.m., ESPN) - Holiday Bowl

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Thursday, Dec. 31 (New Year's Eve)

Florida State vs. Houston (12 p.m., ESPN) - Chick - Fil - A Peach Bowl

Clemson vs. Oklahoma (4 p.m., ESPN) - Capital One Orange Bowl

Alabama vs. Michigan State(8 p.m., ESPN) - Goodyear Cotton Bowl

Friday, Jan. 1 (New Year's Day)

Northwestern vs. Tennessee (12 p.m., ESPN2) - Outback Bowl

Michigan vs. Florida (1 p.m., ABC) - Buffalo Wild Wings Citrus Bowl

Ohio State vs. Notre Dame (1 p.m., ESPN) - Fiesta Bowl

Iowa vs. Stanford (5 p.m., ESPN) - Rose Bowl

Ole Miss vs. Oklahoma State (8:30 p.m., ESPN) - Allstate Sugar Bowl

Saturday, Jan. 2

Georgia vs. Penn State (12 p.m., ESPN) - TaxSlayer Bowl

Arkansas vs. Kansas State (3:20 p.m., ESPN) - Liberty Bowl

TCU vs. Oregon (6:45 p.m., ESPN) - Alamo Bowl

Arizona State vs. West Virginia (10:15 p.m., ESPN) - Motel 6 Bowl

Monday, Jan. 11

National Championship Game (8:30 p.m., ESPN)

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