The bowl schedule for the upcoming college football season has been released, and it's about darn time because the first bowl game is only seven months away. The first day of bowl games will be on Saturday December 21, and we'll be getting four bowl games on that first day, so we'll be diving right into bowl season head-first.
You know what they say, Dec. 21 is the new New Year's Day!
Here's the schedule (all times Eastern).
Saturday, Dec. 21
Gildan New Mexico Bowl - 2 p.m.
Las Vegas Bowl - 3:30 p.m.
Famous Idaho Potato Bowl - 5:30 p.m.
R+L Carriers New Orleans Bowl - 9 p.m.
Monday, Dec. 23
Beef 'O' Brady's Bowl - 2 p.m.
Tuesday, Dec. 24
Sheraton Hawaii Bowl - 8 p.m.
Thursday, Dec. 26
Little Caesars Pizza Bowl - 6 p.m.
San Diego County Credit Union Poinsettia Bowl - 9:30 p.m.
Friday, Dec. 27
Military Bowl presented by Northrop Grumman - 2:30 p.m.
Texas Bowl - 6 p.m.
Kraft Fight Hunger Bowl - 9:30 p.m.
Saturday, Dec. 28
New Era Pinstripe Bowl - 12 p.m.
Belk Bowl - 3:20 p.m.
Russell Athletic Bowl - 6:45 p.m.
Buffalo Wild Wings Bowl - 10:15 p.m.
Monday, Dec. 30
Bell Helicopter Armed Forces Bowl - 11:45 a.m.
Franklin American Mortgage Music City Bowl - 3:15 p.m.
Valero Alamo Bowl - 6:45 p.m.
Holiday Bowl - 10:15 p.m.
Tuesday, Dec. 31
AdvoCare V100 Bowl - 12:30 p.m.
Hyundai Sun Bowl - 2 p.m.
AutoZone Liberty Bowl - 4 p.m.
Chick-fil-A Bowl - 8 p.m.
Wednesday, Jan. 1
TaxSlayer.com Gator Bowl - 12 p.m.
Heart of Dallas Bowl - 12 p.m.
Capital One Bowl - 1 p.m.
Outback Bowl - 1 p.m.
Rose Bowl Game Presented by Vizio - 5 p.m.
Tostitos Fiesta Bowl - 8:30 p.m.
Thursday, Jan. 2
Allstate Sugar Bowl - 8:30 p.m.
Friday, Jan. 3
Discover Orange Bowl - TBD
AT&T Cotton Bowl - 7:30 p.m.
Saturday, Jan. 4
BBVA Compass Bowl - 1 p.m.
Sunday, Jan. 5
GoDaddy Bowl - 9 p.m.
Monday, Jan. 6
BCS National Championship (Pasadena) - 8:30 p.m.