College football bowl schedule: Matchups and betting odds for all of the games

Dec 3, 2017 |

The college football regular season is over but the FBS bowl season will keep NCAAF bettors busy during the winter holidays. The main course will be the two college football playoff games involving Clemson, Alabama, Oklahoma and Georgia, but there is plenty of college football bowl betting action before we get to the Rose and Sugar Bowl games on New Year’s Day.

Here’s a quick look at all the matchups, dates, times, locations, betting odds for all the bowl games right down to the lesser known goofy-named ones like the Cherlbundi Tart Cherry Boca Raton Bowl.

R+L Carriers New Orleans Bowl

Matchup: North Texas Mean Green vs. Troy Trojans

Location: Mercedes-Benz Superdome – New Orleans, Louisiana
Date, time & TV: Dec. 16, 1:00 PM ET on ESPN

Pointspread: Troy -5.5
Moneyline: Troy (-270), North Texas (+190)
Total: 60

Autonation Cure Bowl

Matchup: Georgia State Panthers vs. Western Kentucky Hilltoppers

Location: Camping World Stadium – Orlando, Florida
Date, time & TV: Dec. 16, 2:30 PM ET on CBSSN

Pointspread: Western Kentucky -5
Moneyline: Western Kentucky (-215), Georgia State (+165)
Total: 52

Las Vegas Bowl

Matchup: Oregon Ducks vs. Boise State Broncos

Location: Sam Boyd Stadium – Las Vegas, Nevada
Date, time & TV: Dec. 16, 3:30 PM ET on ABC

Pointspread: Oregon -7.5
Moneyline: Oregon (-280), Boise State (+240)
Total: 59.5

Gildan New Mexico Bowl

Matchup: Marshall Thundering Herd vs. Colorado State Rams

Location: Dreamstyle Stadium – Albuquerque, New Mexico
Date, time & TV: Dec. 16, 4:30 PM ET on ESPN

Pointspread: Colorado State -5.5
Moneyline: Colorado State (-220), Marshall (+180)
Total: 58

Raycom Media Camellia Bowl

Matchup: Arkansas State Red Wolves vs. Middle Tennessee State Blue Raiders

Location: Cramton Bowl – Montgomery, Alabama
Date, time & TV: Dec. 16, 8 PM ET on ESPN

Pointspread: Arkansas State -3.5
Moneyline: Arkansas State (-175), Middle Tennessee State (+135)
Total: 62.5

Cheribundi Tart Cherry Boca Raton Bowl

Matchup: Akron Zips vs. Florida Atlantic Owls

Location: FAU Stadium – Boca Raton, Florida
Date, time & TV: Dec. 19, 7:00 PM ET on ESPN

Pointspread: Florida Atlantic -22.5
Moneyline: Florida Atlantic (-1900), Akron (+1200)
Total: 61.5

DXL Frisco Bowl

Matchup: Louisiana Tech Bulldogs vs. Southern Methodist Mustangs

Location: Toyota Stadium – Frisco, Texas
Date, time & TV: Dec. 20, 8:00 PM ET on ESPN

Pointspread: Southern Methodist -5
Moneyline: SMU (-210), Louisiana Tech (+175)
Total: 70

Bad Boy Mowers Gasparilla Bowl

Matchup: Florida International Golden Panthers vs. Temple Owls

Location: Tropicana Field – St. Petersburg, Florida
Date, time & TV: Dec. 21, 8:00 PM ET on ESPN

Pointspread: Temple -7
Moneyline: Temple (-280), FIU (+240)
Total: 56

Bahamas Bowl

Matchup: UAB Blazers vs. Ohio Bobcats

Location: Thomas Robinson Stadium – Nassau, Bahamas
Date, time & TV: Dec. 22, 12:30 PM ET on ESPN

Pointspread: Ohio -7.5
Moneyline: Ohio (-310), UAB (+255)
Total: 57


Famous Idaho Potato Bowl

Matchup: Central Michigan Chippewas vs. Wyoming Cowboys

Location: Albertson’s Stadium – Boise, Idaho
Date, time & TV: Dec. 22, 4:00 PM ET on ESPN

Pointspread: Wyoming -1
Moneyline: Central Michigan (-110), Wyoming (-100)
Total: 46

Birmingham Bowl

Matchup: Texas Tech Red Raiders vs. South Florida Bulls

Location: Legion Field – Birmingham, Alabama
Date, time & TV: Dec. 23, 12:00 PM on ESPN

Pointspread: South Florida -2.5
Moneyline: South Florida (-140), Texas Tech (+120)
Total: 67

Lockheed Martin Armed Forces Bowl

Matchup: San Diego State Aztecs vs. Army Black Knights

Location: Amon G Carter Stadium – Fort Worth, Texas
Date, time & TV: Dec. 23, 3:30 PM ET on ESPN

Pointspread: San Diego State -5
Moneyline: San Diego State (-210), Army (+160)
Total: NA

Dollar General Bowl

Matchup: Appalachian State Mountaineers vs. Toledo Rockets

Location: Ladd-Pebbles Stadium – Mobile, Alabama
Date, time & TV: Dec. 23, 7:00 PM ET on ESPN

Pointspread: Toledo -8
Moneyline: Toledo (-290), Appalachian State (+210)
Total: 63

Hawaii Bowl

Matchup: Houston Cougars vs. Fresno State Bulldogs

Location: Aloha Stadium – Honolulu, Hawaii
Date, time & TV: Dec. 24, 8:30 PM on ESPN

Pointspread: Houston -2.5
Moneyline: Houston (-150), Fresno State (+110)

Total: 50

Zaxby’s Heart of Dallas Bowl

Matchup: Utah Utes vs. West Virginia Mountaineers

Location: Cotton Bowl – Dallas, Texas
Date, time & TV: Dec. 26, 1:30 PM ET on ESPN

Pointspread: Utah -7
Moneyline: Utah (-165), WVU (+125)
Total: 55.5

Quick Lane Bowl

Matchup: Duke Blue Devils vs. Northern Illinois Huskies

Location: Ford Field – Detroit, Michigan
Date, time & TV: Dec. 26, 5:15 PM ET on ESPN

Pointspread: Duke -4.5
Moneyline: Duke (-210), NIU (+160)
Total: 47.5

Cactus Bowl

Matchup: Kansas State Wildcats vs. UCLA Bruins

Location: Chase Field – Phoenix, Arizona
Date, time & TV: Dec. 26, 9:00 PM ET on ESPN

Pointspread: Kansas State -2.5
Moneyline: Kansas State (-150), UCLA (+110)
Total: 63.5

Walk On’s Independence Bowl

Matchup: Southern Mississippi Golden Eagles vs. Florida State Seminoles

Location: Independence Stadium – Shreveport, Louisiana
Date, time & TV: Dec. 27, 1:30 PM ET on ESPN

Pointspread: Florida State -15
Moneyline: FSU (-855), Southern Miss (+485)
Total: 49

New Era Pinstripe Bowl

Matchup: Iowa Hawkeyes vs. Boston College Eagles

Location: Yankee Stadium – New York, New York
Date, time & TV: Dec. 27, 5:15 PM ET on ESPN

Pointspread: Iowa -3
Moneyline: Iowa (-170), Boston College (+130)
Total: 46


Foster Farms Bowl

Matchup: Arizona Wildcats vs. Purdue Boilermakers

Location: Levi’s Stadium – Santa Clara, California
Date, time & TV: Dec. 27, 8:30 PM ET on FOX

Pointspread: Arizona -3.5
Moneyline: Arizona (-145), Purdue (+105)
Total: 66.5

Academy Sports + Outdoors Texas Bowl

Matchup: Texas Longhorns vs. Missouri Tigers

Location: NRG Stadium – Houston, Texas
Date, time & TV: Dec. 27, 9:00 PM ET on ESPN

Pointspread: Missouri -3
Moneyline: Texas (+130), Mizzou (-170)
Total: 60.5

Military Bowl presented by Northrop Brumman

Matchup: Virginia Cavaliers vs. Navy Midshipmen

Location: Navy-Marine Corps Memorial Stadium – Annapolis, Maryland
Date, time & TV: Dec. 28, 1:30 PM ET on ESPN

Pointspread: Navy -3.5
Moneyline: Virginia (-105), Navy (-135)
Total: NA

Camping World Bowl

Matchup: Virginia Tech Hokies vs. Oklahoma State Cowboys

Location: Camping World Stadium – Orlando, Florida
Date, time & TV: Dec. 28, 5:15 PM ET on ESPN

Pointspread: Oklahoma State -6.5
Moneyline: OSU (-210), VT (+160)
Total: 63

Valero Alamo Bowl

Matchup: Stanford Cardinal vs. Texas Christian Horned Frogs

Location: Alamodome – San Antonio, Texas
Date, time & TV: Dec. 28, 9:00 PM ET on ESPN

Pointspread: TCU -2.5
Moneyline: TCU (-160), Stanford (+120)
Total: 49

San Diego County Credit Union Holiday Bowl

Matchup: Washington State Cougars vs. Michigan State Spartans

Location: SDCCU Stadium – San Diego, California
Date, time & TV: Dec. 28, 9:00 PM ET on FS1

Pointspread: Washington State -3
Moneyline: WSU (-130), MSU (-105)

Total: 45

Belk Bowl

Matchup: Wake Forest Demon Deacons vs. Texas A&M Aggies

Location: Bank of America Stadium – Charlotte, North Carolina
Date, time & TV: Dec. 29, 1:00 PM ET on ESPN

Pointspread: Wake Forest -3
Moneyline: Wake Forest (-215), Texas A&M (+165)
Total: 64.5

Hyundia Sun Bowl

Matchup: NC State Wolfpack vs. Arizona State Sun Devils

Location: Sun Bowl – El Paso, Texas
Date, time & TV: Dec. 29, 3:00 PM ET on CBS

Pointspread: NC State -6
Moneyline: NC State (-245), ASU (+175)
Total: 59.5

Music City Bowl

Matchup: Kentucky Wildcats vs. Northwestern Wildcats

Location: Nissan Stadium – Nashville, Tennesseee
Date, time & TV: Dec. 29, 4:30 PM ET on ESPN

Pointspread: Northwestern -7
Moneyline: Northwestern (-410), Kentucky (+290)
Total: 51

Arizona Bowl

Matchup: Utah State Aggies vs. New Mexico State Aggies

Location: Arizona Stadium – Tucson, Arizona
Date, time & TV: Dec. 29, 5:30 PM ET on CBSSN

Pointspread: Utah State -3.5
Moneyline: Utah State (-285), New Mexico State (+205)
Total: 61


Cotton Bowl

Matchup: Southern California Trojans vs. Ohio State Buckeyes

Location: AT&T Stadium – Arlington, Texas
Date, time & TV: Dec. 29, 8:30 PM ET on ESPN

Pointspread: Ohio State -6.5
Moneyline: OSU (-260), USC (+220)
Total: 64.5

Taxslayer Bowl

Matchup: Louisville Cardinals vs. Mississippi State Bulldogs

Location: Everbank Field – Jacksonville, Florida
Date, time & TV: Dec. 30, 12:00 PM ET on ESPN

Pointspread: Louisville -6.5
Moneyline: Louisville (-210), Mississippi State (+175)
Total: 62

Liberty Bowl

Matchup: Iowa State Cyclones vs. Memphis Tigers

Location: Liberty Bowl Memorial Stadium – Memphis, Tennessee
Date, time & TV: Dec. 30, 12:30 PM ET on ABC

Pointspread: Memphis -3.5
Moneyline: Memphis (-150), Iowa State (+130)
Total: 66.5

Fiesta Bowl

Matchup: Washington Huskies vs. Penn State Nittany Lions

Location: University of Phoenix Stadium – Glendale, Arizona
Date, time & TV: Dec. 30, 4:00 PM ET on ESPN

Pointspread: Penn State -3
Moneyline: Penn State (-135), Washington (+115)
Total: 55

Orange Bowl

Matchup: Miami Hurricanes vs. Wisconsin Badgers

Location: Hard Rock Stadium – Miami, Florida
Date, time & TV: Dec. 30, 8:00 PM ET on ESPN

Pointspread: Wisconsin -6.5
Moneyline: Wisconsin (-255), Miami (+215)
Total: 45

Outback Bowl

Matchup: South Carolina Gamecocks vs. Michigan Wolverines

Location: Raymond James Stadium – Tampa Bay, Florida
Date, time & TV: Jan. 1, 12:00 PM ET on ESPN2

Pointspread: Michigan -8
Moneyline: Michigan (-355), South Carolina (+265)
Total: 43

Peach Bowl

Matchup: Central Florida Knights vs. Auburn Tigers

Location: Mercedes-Benz Stadium – Atlanta, Georgia
Date, time & TV: Jan. 1, 12:30 PM ET on ESPN

Pointspread: Auburn -9.5
Moneyline: Auburn (-355), UCF (+295)
Total: 67

Citrus Bowl

Matchup: LSU Tigers vs. Notre Dame Fighting Irish

Location: Camping World Stadium – Orlando, Florida
Date, time & TV: Jan. 1, 1:00 PM ET on ABC

Pointspread: LSU -3
Moneyline: LSU (-130), Notre Dame (+110)
Total: 51

Rose Bowl presented by Northwestern Mutual

Matchup: Georgia Bulldogs vs. Oklahoma Sooners

Location: Rose Bowl – Pasadena, California
Date, time & TV: Jan. 1, 5:00 PM ET on ESPN

Pointspread: Georgia -1.5
Moneyline: Georgia (-125), Oklahoma (-100)
Total: 60

Sugar Bowl

Matchup: Alabama Crimson Tide vs. Clemson Tigers

Location: Mercedes-Benz Superdome – New Orleans, Louisiana
Date, time & TV: Jan. 1, 8:45 PM ET on ESPN

Pointspread: Alabama -2.5
Moneyline: Bama (-130), Clemson (+110)
Total: 47