Brandon A. Quick | Thu 07/12/2017 - 06:58 EST

All 2017-18 College Football Bowls Dates And Opening Lines

All 2017-18 College Football Bowls Dates And Opening Lines
With 40 bowl games on tap - yes, count em' 40! - the conclusion to the college football season always provides some intriguing matchups and great betting opportunities just in time to pad the bank roll around the holidays. Here's all 40 at a glance.

December 16

  • Celebration Bowl: North Carolina A&T vs. Grambling (Noon ET on ABC at Mercedes-Benz Stadium in Atlanta) LINE: Unavailable
  • R+L Carriers New Orleans Bowl: Troy vs North Texas (1 PM ET on ESPN at Mercedes-Benz Superdome in New Orleans) LINE: Troy -5.5
  • AutoNation Cure Bowl: Western Kentucky vs. Georgia State (2:30 PM ET on CBSSN at Camping World Stadium in Orlando Florida) LINE:  Western KY -5
  • Las Vegas Bowl: Oregon vs. Boise State (3:30 PM ET on ABC at Sam Boyd Stadium in Las Vegas) LINE: Oregon -7.5
  • Gildan New Mexico Bowl: Marshall vs. Colorado State (4:30 PM ET on ESPN at Branch Field/Dreamstyle Stadium in Albuquerque, New Mexico) LINE: Colorado State -5.5
  • Raycom Media Camellia Bowl: Middle Tennessee vs. Arkansas State (8 PM ET on ESPN at Cramton Bowl in Montgomery, AL) LINE: Arkansas State -3.5

December 19

  • Cheribundi Tart Cherry Boca Raton Bowl: Florida Atlantic vs. Akron (7 PM ET on ESPN at FAU Stadium in Boca Raton, Florida) LINE: Florida Atlantic -22.5

December 20

  • DXL Frisco Bowl: SMU vs. Louisiana Tech (8 PM ET on ESPN at Toyota Stadium in Frisco, TX) LINE: SMU -5

December 21

  • Bad Boy Mowers Gasparilla Bowl: Temple vs. Florida International (8 PM ET on ESPN at Tropicana Field in St. Petersburg, FL) LINE: Temple -7

December 22

  • Bahamas Bowl: UAB vs. Ohio (12:30 on ESPN at Thomas A. Robinson National Stadium in Nassau, Bahamas) LINE: Ohio -7.5
  • Famous Idaho Potato Bowl: Wyoming vs. Central Michigan (4 PM ET on ESPN at Lyle Smith Field at Albertsons Stadium in Boise, Idaho) LINE: Wyoming -1

December 23

  • Birmingham Bowl: Texas Tech vs USF (Noon ET on ESPN at Legion Field in Birmingham, AL) LINE: USF -2.5
  • Lockheed Martin Armed Forces Bowl: San Diego State vs. Army (3:30 PM ET on ESPN at Amon G. Carter Stadium in Fort Worth, TX) LINE: Unavailable
  • Dollar General Bowl: Toledo vs. Appalachian State (7 PM ET on ESPN at Ladd-Peebles Stadium in Mobile, AL) LINE: Toledo -8

December 24

  •  Hawi’i Bowl: Fresno State vs. Houston (8:30 PM ET on ESPN at Aloha Stadium in Honolulu) LINE: Houston -2.5

December 26

  • Zaxby’s Heart of Dallas Bowl: West Virginia vs. Utah (1:30 on ESPN at Cotton Bowl in Dallas, TX) LINE: Utah -7
  • Quick Lane Bowl: Duke vs. Northern Illinois (5:15 PM ET on ESPN at Ford Field in Detroit) LINE: Duke -4.5
  • Cactus Bowl: Kansas State vs. UCLA (9 PM ET on ESPN at Chase Field in Phoenix, AZ) LINE: Kansas State -2.5

December 27

  • Walk-Ons Independence Bowl: Southern Mississippi  vs. Florida State (1:30 PM ET on ESPN at Independence Stadium in Shreveport, LA) LINE: Florida State -14.5
  • New Era Pinstripe Bowl: Iowa vs. Boston College (5:15 PM ET at Yankee Stadium in New York) LINE: Iowa -3
  • Foster Farms Bowl: Arizona vs. Purdue (8:30 PM ET on Fox at Levi’s Stadium in Santa Clara, CA) LINE: Arizona -3.5

December 28

  • Military Bowl Presented by Northrup Grumman: Virginia vs. Navy (1:30 PM ET on ESPN at Navy-Marine Corps Memorial Stadium in Annapolis, MD) LINE: Unavailable
  • Camping World Bowl: Virginia Tech vs. Oklahoma State (5:15 PM ET at Camping World Stadium in Orlando, FL) LINE: Oklahoma State -6.5
  • Valero Alamo Bowl: Stanford vs. TCU (9 PM ET on ESPN at Alamodome in San Antonio, TX) LINE: TCU -2.5
  • San Diego County Credit Union Holiday Bowl: Washington State vs. Michigan State (9 PM ET on Fox at SDCCU Stadium in San Diego, CA) LINE: Washington State -3

December 29

  • Belk Bowl: Wake Forest vs. Texas A&M (1 PM on ESPN at Bank of America Stadium in Charlotte, NC) LINE: Wake Forest -3
  • Hyundai Sun Bowl: NC State vs. Arizona State (3 PM ET on CBS in El Paso, TX) LINE: NC State -6
  • Franklin American Mortgage Music City Bowl: Kentucky vs. Northwestern (4:30 PM ET on ESPN at Nissan Stadium in Nashville, TN) LINE: Northwestern -7
  • NOVA Home Loans Arizona Bowl: New Mexico State vs. Utah State (5:30 PM ET on CBSSN at Arizona Stadium in Tucson, AZ) LINE: Utah State -3.5
  • Goodyear Cotton Bowl Classic: USC vs. Ohio State (8:30 PM ET on ESPN at AT&T Stadium in Arlington, TX) LINE: Ohio State -7

December 30

  • TaxSlayer Bowl: Louisville vs. Mississippi State (Noon ET on ESPN at EverBank Field in Jacksonville, FL) LINE: Louisville -7
  • AutoZone Liberty Bowl: Iowa State vs. Memphis (12:30 PM ET on ABC at Liberty Bowl Stadium in Memphis, TN) LINE: -3.5
  • PlayStation Fiesta Bowl: Washington vs. Penn State (4 PM ET on ESPN at University of Phoenix Stadium in Glendale, AZ) LINE: Penn State -2.5
  • Capital One Orange Bowl: Miami vs Wisconsin (8 PM ET on ESPN at Hard Rock Stadium in Miami Gardens, FL) LINE: Unavailable

January 1

  • Outback Bowl: Michigan vs. South Carolina (Noon ET on ESPN2 at Raymond James Stadium in Tampa, FL) LINE: Michigan -7.5
  • Chick-fil-A Peach Bowl: UCF vs. Auburn (12:30 PM ET on ESPN at Mercedes-Benz Stadium in Atlanta) LINE: Auburn -9.5
  • Citrus Bowl Presented by Overton’s: Notre Dame vs. LSU (1 PM ET on ABC at Camping World Stadium in Orlando, FL) LINE: LSU -3 
  • College Football Playoff at the Rose Bowl Game Presented by Northwestern Mutual: Georgia vs. Oklahoma (5 PM ET on ESPN at Rose Bowl in Pasadena, CA) LINE: Georgia -1.5
  • College Football Playoff at the Allstate Sugar Bowl: Alabama vs. Clemson (8:45 PM ET on ESPN at Mercedes-Benz Superdome in New Orleans, LA) LINE: Alabama -2.5

January 8

  • College Football Playoff National Championship presented by AT&T: Winner of Rose Bowl vs. Winner of Sugar Bowl (8PM ET on ESPN at Mercedes-Benz Stadium in Atlanta, GA)

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