The 30 Best College Football Games of the 2023 Season

Which are the “must see” games of the upcoming college football season? What are the games that every fan wants to be at? We broke down the 2023 college schedule and came up with the most popular games. We looked for 3 criteria to decide if a game qualified: 1) are we seeing strong demand for tickets? 2) does the game have a unique story that will excite fans? 3) will the game likely be “sell out” at the box and have a capacity crowd in the stands. Here are the 30 best games of the 2023 College Football season:

Top Games of the ’23 College Football Season

Notre Dame vs NavyAug 26Dublin, IrelandAviva StadiumTickets
Florida at UtahAug 31Salt Lake City, UtahRice Eccles StadiumTickets
South Carolina vs UNCSep 2Charlotte, NCBank of America StadiumTickets
Colorado at TCUSep 2Fort Worth, TexasAmon G. Carter StadiumTickets
West Virginia at Penn StateSep 2University Park, PABeaver StadiumTickets
LSU vs Florida StateSep 3Orlando, FloridaCamping World StadiumTickets
Texas at AlabamaSep 9Tuscaloosa, ALBryant-Denny StadiumTickets
Utah at BaylorSep 9Waco, TexasMcLane StadiumTickets
Cincinnati at PittSep 9Pittsburgh, PAAcrisure StadiumTickets
Ole Miss at TulaneSep 9New Orleans, LAYulman StadiumTickets
Texas A&M at MiamiSep 9Miami, FloridaHard Rock StadiumTickets
Oregon at Texas TechSep 9Lubbock, TexasJones AT&T StadiumTickets
Colorado vs Colorado StateSep 16Boulder, ColoradoFolsom FieldTickets
Washington at Michigan StSep 16East Lansing, MichiganSpartan StadiumTickets
Pitt at West VirginiaSep 16Morgantown, WVMountaineer FieldTickets
Ohio State at Notre DameSep 23South Bend, IndianaNotre Dame StadiumTickets
Texas A&M vs ArkansasSep 30Arlington, TexasAT&T StadiumTickets
Texas vs OklahomaOct 7Dallas, TexasCotton BowlTickets
Alabama at Texas A&MOct 7College Station, TexasKyle FieldTickets
USC at Notre DameOct 14South Bend, IndianaNotre Dame StadiumTickets
Michigan at Michigan StOct 21East Lansing, MichiganSpartan StadiumTickets
Georgia vs FloridaOct 28Jacksonville, FloridaTIAA Bank FieldTickets
Notre Dame at ClemsonNov 4Clemson, S. CarolinaClemson Memorial StadiumTickets
LSU at AlabamaNov 4Tuscaloosa, AlabamaBryant-Denny StadiumTickets
Pitt vs SyracuseNov 11Bronx, New YorkYankee StadiumTickets
UCLA at USCNov 18Los Angeles, CaliforniaLA Memorial ColiseumTickets
Ole Miss at Miss StateNov 23Starkville, MississippiDavis Wade StadiumTickets
Ohio State at MichiganNov 25Ann Arbor, MichiganMichigan StadiumTickets
Alabama at AuburnNov 25Auburn, AlabamaJordan-Hare StadiumTickets
Army vs NavyDec 9Foxborough, MassGillette StadiumTickets
Top 30 Most Popular Games for the 2023 College Football Season

Did we miss a game that should be here? Let us know.

Fans looking for tickets to these games can find them on our site along with the schedules for every top D1 college football program. In total, we list over 1,020 games for the upcoming college football season. From the kickoff classic to the CFP Championship Game, we truly can get fans into any game they want to attend. Check out our full NCAA football schedule.