College football conference championship games 2018: Schedule, dates, TV times, teams

As it does every year, the chatter about the College Football Playoff has dominated the headlines. But before that field of four can be set next Sunday, conference championship week needs to be played. While it isn't the kind note that will change the course of human history, something will happen this college football season that has never happened before. For the first time in history, each major conference will play a conference championship game.

The marquee matchup will come in the 2018 SEC Championship Game as No. 1 Alabama takes on No. 5 Georgia in a rematch of the 2018 CFP National Championship. But there are plenty of high-stakes affairs over the two-day span.

Now that we know who will play in each game, let's take a look at the complete schedule, viewing information and more. CBS Sports will have you covered on all of the important games in Week 14 with odds, picks and predictions throughout the week.

All times Eastern

Friday, Nov. 30

ConferenceTeamsTime/TV

MAC

Northern Illinois vs. Buffalo

7 p.m. on ESPN2

Pac-12

Utah vs. Washington

8 p.m. on FOX

Check out the Pac-12 Championship Game streaming live on fuboTV (Try for free).

Saturday, Dec. 1

ConferenceTeamsTime/TV

Big 12

Oklahoma vs. Texas

12 p.m. on ABC

Sun Belt

Louisiana-Lafayette at Appalachian State

12 p.m. on ESPN

Conference USA

Middle Tennessee at UAB

1:30 p.m. on CBSSN

AAC

UCF vs. Memphis

3:30 p.m. on ABC

SEC

Alabama vs. Georgia

4 p.m. on CBS

Mountain West

Fresno State at Boise State

7:45 p.m. on ESPN

Big Ten

Ohio State vs. Northwestern

8 p.m. on FOX

ACC

Clemson vs. Pittsburgh

8 p.m. on ABC

Check out the Conference USA, SEC and Big Ten Championship Games streaming live on fuboTV (Try for free).

Jack joined CBS Sports in 2018 as an editor and writer covering college football, combat sports and golf. He was raised to love the New York Yankees unconditionally since birth and firmly believes a four-team... Full Bio

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