2015-16 Live Bowl Selection Announcements


After months of jockeying for position, the top teams in college football await the final College Football Playoff rankings. The CFP committee will choose the top 4 teams to move on to the two CFP semifinal games in the Orange Bowl and Cotton Bowl. Following the release of the final CFP rankings, the other 4 New Years 6 Bowl Games, including the Peach Bowl, Rose Bowl, Sugar Bowl, and Fiesta Bowl, will select from the remaining top teams in the country. The remaining 30+ bowl game matchups will be announced throughout the day. Follow along with TicketCity Insider for live bowl announcements.



Cactus BowlJanuary 2, 2016
West Virginia vs. Arizona State

Liberty BowlJanuary 2, 2016
Kansas State vs. Arkansas

TaxSlayer BowlJanuary 2, 2016
Penn State vs. Georgia

Birmingham BowlDecember 30, 2015
Memphis vs. Auburn

Holiday BowlDecember 30, 2015
USC vs. Wisconsin

Arizona BowlDecember 29, 2015
Colorado State vs. Nevada

Armed Forces BowlDecember 29, 2015
Cal vs. Air Force

Texas BowlDecember 29, 2015
Texas Tech vs. LSU

Foster Farms BowlDecember 26, 2015
Nebraska vs. UCLA

Pinstripe BowlDecember 26, 2015
Duke vs. Indiana

New Mexico BowlDecember 19, 2015
Arizona vs. New Mexico

Cure BowlDecember 19, 2015
San Jose State vs. Georgia State


Las Vegas BowlDecember 19, 2015
BYU vs. Utah

Camellia BowlDecember 19, 2015
Appalachian State vs. Ohio

New Orleans BowlDecember 19, 2015
Arkansas State vs. Louisiana Tech

Miami Beach BowlDecember 21, 2015
USF vs. Western Kentucky

Famous Idaho Potato BowlDecember 22, 2015
Akron vs. Utah State

Boca Raton BowlDecember 22, 2015
Temple vs. Toledo

Poinsettia BowlDecember 23, 2015
Boise State vs. NIU

GoDaddy BowlDecember 23, 2015
Bowling Green vs. Georgia Southern

Bahamas BowlDecember 24, 2015
Middle Tennessee vs. Western Michigan

St. Petersburg BowlDecember 26, 2015
Marshall vs. UCONN

Sun BowlDecember 26, 2015
Miami vs. Washington State.

Independence BowlDecember 26, 2015
Tulsa vs. Virginia Tech

Military BowlDecember 28, 2015
Navy vs. Pittsburgh

Quick Lane BowlDecember 28, 2015
Central Michigan vs. Minnesota

Russell Athletic BowlDecember 29, 2015
Baylor vs. North Carolina

Music City BowlDecember 30, 2015
Louisville vs. Texas A&M

Citrus BowlJanuary 1, 2016
Florida vs. Michigan

Alamo BowlJanuary 2, 2016
TCU vs. Oregon


Outback BowlJanuary 1, 2016
Northwestern vs. Tennessee

Belk BowlDecember 30, 2015
NC State vs. Mississippi State


Rose BowlJanuary 1, 2016
Stanford vs. Iowa

Sugar BowlJanuary 1, 2016
Ole Miss vs. Oklahoma State

Fiesta BowlJanuary 1, 2016
Notre Dame vs. Ohio State

Peach BowlDecember 31, 2015
Florida State vs. Houston


The final 2015 CFP Poll was announced with the top four as follows:

1. Clemson
2. Alabama
3. Michigan State
4. Oklahoma

Those teams will play in the Orange Bowl and Cotton Bowl.

Orange BowlDecember 31, 2015
Clemson vs. Oklahoma

Cotton BowlDecember 31, 2015
Alabama vs. Michigan State