Bowl games involving teams from Alabama and Alabama-based games will begin on Dec. 16, with the final one scheduled for Dec. 31. UAB’s trip to the Bahamas to play Miami of Ohio in the Bahamas Bowl begins things on Dec. 16. Alabama closes the state’s postseason on Dec. 31 in the Sugar Bowl in New Orleans.

In addition to Alabama and UAB, other teams from the state who qualified for a bowl game are Troy and South Alabama. Sun Belt Conference champion Troy will play Conference USA champion UTSA in the Cure Bowl in Orlando on Dec. 16. South Alabama will play Western Kentucky in the New Orleans Bowl on Dec. 21.

The Birmingham Bowl features East Carolina against Coastal Carolina on Dec. 27. Earlier that day, Georgia Southern plays Buffalo in the Camelia Bowl at Montgomery’s Cramton Bowl. The Lending Tree Bowl, played at Hancock Whitney Stadium on Dec. 17, features Rice against Southern Miss.

Friday, Dec. 16

Bahamas Bowl
Miami (Ohio) vs. UAB, 10:30 a.m., ESPN, Nassau, Bahamas
Cure Bowl
No. 24 Troy vs. No. 25 UTSA, 2 p.m., ESPN, Orlando, Florida

Saturday, Dec. 17

Fenway Bowl
Cincinnati vs. Louisville, 10 a.m., ESPN, Boston, Massachusetts
Celebration Bowl
Jackson State vs. N.C. Central, ABC, 11 a.m., Atlanta

New Mexico Bowl
SMU vs. BYU, 1:15 p.m., ESPN, Albuquerque, New Mexico

LA Bowl
Washington State vs. Fresno State, 2:30 p.m., ABC, Inglewood, California

LendingTree Bowl
Rice vs. Southern Mississippi, 4:45 p.m., ESPN, Mobile

Las Vegas Bowl
No. 14 Oregon State vs. Florida, 6:30 p.m., ABC, Las Vegas, Nevada

Frisco Bowl
Boise State vs. North Texas, 8:15 p.m., ESPN, Frisco, Texas

Monday, Dec. 19

Myrtle Beach Bowl
Marshall vs. UConn, 1:30 p.m., ESPN, Conway, South Carolina

Tuesday, Dec. 20

Famous Idaho Potato Bowl
Eastern Michigan vs. San Jose State, 2:30 p.m., ESPN, Boise Idaho

Boca Raton Bowl
Liberty vs. Toledo, 6:30 p.m., ESPN, Boca Raton, Florida

Wednesday, Dec. 21

New Orleans Bowl
South Alabama vs. Western Kentucky, 8 p.m., ESPN, New Orleans

Thursday, Dec. 22

Armed Forces Bowl
Baylor vs. Air Force, 6:30 p.m., ESPN, Fort Worth, Texas

Friday, Dec. 23

Independence Bowl
Houston vs. Louisiana, 2 p.m. , ESPN, Shreveport, Louisiana

Gasparilla Bowl
Wake Forest vs. Missouri, 5:30 p.m., ESPN, Tampa Florida

Saturday, Dec. 24

Hawai'i Bowl
Middle Tennessee State vs. San Diego State, 7 p.m., ESPN, Honolulu, Hawai’i

Monday, Dec. 26

Quick Lane Bowl
Bowling Green vs. New Mexico State, 1:30 p.m., ESPN, Detroit, Michigan

Tuesday, Dec. 27

Camellia Bowl
Buffalo vs. Georgia Southern, 11 a.m., ESPN, Montgomery

First Responder Bowl
Memphis vs. Utah State, 2:15 p.m., ESPN, Dallas, Texas

Birmingham Bowl
Coastal Carolina vs. East Carolina, 5:45 p.m., ESPN, Birmingham

Guaranteed Rate Bowl
Oklahoma State vs. Wisconsin, 9:15 p.m., ESPN, Phoenix, Arizona

Wednesday, Dec. 28

Military Bowl
Duke vs. UCF, 1 p.m., ESPN, Annapolis, Maryland

Liberty Bowl
Arkansas vs. Kansas, 4:30 p.m., ESPN, Memphis, Tennessee

Holiday Bowl
No. 15 Oregon vs. North Carolina, 7 p.m., Fox, San Diego, California

Texas Bowl
Texas Tech vs. Ole Miss, 8 p.m., ESPN, Houston, Texas

Thursday, Dec. 29

Pinstripe Bowl
Minnesota vs. Syracuse, 1 p.m., ESPN, Bronx New York City

Cheez-It Bowl
No. 13 Florida State vs. Oklahoma, 4:30 p.m., ESPN, Orlando, Florida

Alamo Bowl
No. 12 Washington vs. No. 20 Texas, 8 p.m., ESPN, San Antonio, Texas

Friday, Dec. 30

Duke's Mayo Bowl
No. 23 NC State vs. Maryland,11 a.m., ESPN, Charlotte, North Carolina

Sun Bowl
No. 18 UCLA vs. Pitt, 1 p.m., CBS, El Paso, Texas

Gator Bowl
No. 19 South Carolina vs. No. 21 Notre Dame, 2:30 p.m., ESPN, Jacksonville, Florida

Arizona Bowl
Ohio vs. Wyoming, 3:30 p.m., Barstool TV, Tucson, Arizona

Orange Bowl
No. 6 Tennessee vs. No. 7 Clemson, 7 p.m., ESPN, Miami Gardens, Florida

Saturday, Dec. 31

Music City Bowl
Iowa vs. Kentucky, 11 a.m., ABC, Nashville, Tennessee

Sugar Bowl
No. 5 Alabama vs. No. 9 Kansas State, 11 a.m., ESPN, New Orleans

Fiesta Bowl (College Football Playoff semifinal)
No. 2 Michigan vs. No. 3 TCU, 3 p.m., ESPN, Glendale, Arizona

Peach Bowl (College Football Playoff semifinal)
No. 1 Georgia vs. No. 4 Ohio State, 7 p.m., ESPN, Atlanta, Georgia

Monday, Jan. 2

ReliaQuest Bowl
No. 22 Mississippi State vs. Illinois, 11 a.m., ESPN2, Tampa, Florida

Citrus Bowl
No. 17 LSU vs. Purdue, Noon, ABC, Orlando, Florida

Cotton Bowl Classic
No. 10 USC vs. No. 16 Tulane, Noon, ESPN, Arlington, Texas

Rose Bowl Game
No. 8 Utah vs. No. 11 Penn State, ESPN, 4 p.m., Pasadena, California

Monday, Jan. 9

College Football Playoff National Championship Game
Teams TBA, 7:30 p.m., ESPN, Inglewood, California

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