This years national college football champion will be determined January 12 at Arlington Texas, after selection and seeding by a 13 member committee of teams for 2 semifinal games at the January 1 Rose and Sugar Bowls. Other traditional marquee games on January 1, the Orange, Fiesta, Cotton and Peach, will be assigned by the committee. Starting in mid October the top 25 will be unofficially reported weekly with the early December Committee selection-assignment based on additional criteria.
For any team(s) not included in the committee selections the Pac-12 has contracts for the Alamo, Holiday, Sun, Las Vegas, Cactus and San Francisco Bowls.
Contributed by OCOP member John Gram / Learn more about the College Football Playoff