College Football Bowl Schedule: Opening Spreads and Totals

The most exciting time of the college football season for fans and bettors alike is here: bowl season.

This year’s slate of bowl games features 32 action-packed contests, beginning with North Texas and Appalachian State doing battle in the Myrtle Beach Bowl on December 21 and ending with the championship game on January 11, 2021.

Due to the COVID-19 pandemic, bowl seson is going to look different this year, as multiple teams have already pulled out of their games due to COVID concerns. Some bowls have been canceled as well, and it’s possible more cancelations are on the way.

We here at Odds Shark have outlined all of the need-to-know information you’ll want to handicap the college football bowl schedule, including the opening spreads, totals, dates, times, TV coverage and stadiums.

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Ready to go bowling? Here are the opening lines for each college football bowl via Bovada:

College Football Bowl Schedule

Myrtle Beach Bowl: North Texas vs Appalachian State
Famous Idaho Potato Bowl: Nevada vs Tulane
Boca Raton Bowl: UCF vs BYU
  • Spread: BYU -3.5
  • Total: 70.5
  • Date/Time: Tuesday, December 22, 7 p.m. ET
  • TV Coverage: ESPN2
  • Stadium: FAU Stadium
  • UCF vs BYU Matchup Report
R+L Carriers New Orleans Bowl: Georgia Southern vs Louisiana Tech
Montgomery Bowl: Memphis vs FAU
  • Spread: FAU +10
  • Total: 52.5
  • Date/Time: Wednesday, December 23, 7 p.m. ET
  • TV Coverage: ESPN/ESPN2
  • Stadium: Cramton Bowl
  • Memphis vs FAU Matchup Report
New Mexico Bowl: Hawaii vs Houston
Camellia Bowl: Teams TBA
  • Spread: N/A
  • Total: N/A
  • Date/Time: Friday, December 25, 2:30 p.m. ET
  • TV Coverage: ESPN
  • Stadium: Cramton Bowl
Union Home Mortgage Gasparilla Bowl: Teams TBA
  • Spread: N/A
  • Total: N/A
  • Date/Time: Saturday, December 26, 12 p.m. ET
  • TV Coverage: ABC
  • Stadium: Raymond James Stadium
Cure Bowl: Teams TBA
  • Spread: N/A
  • Total: N/A
  • Date/Time: Saturday, December 26, 12 p.m. ET
  • TV Coverage: ESPN
  • Stadium: Camping World Stadium
SERVPRO First Responder Bowl: UTSA vs TBD
  • Spread: N/A
  • Total: N/A
  • Date/Time: Saturday, December 26, 3:30 p.m. ET
  • TV Coverage: ABC
  • Stadium: Gerald J. Ford Stadium
LendingTree Bowl: Georgia State vs Western Kentucky
Radiance Technologies Independence Bowl: Army vs TBA
  • Spread: N/A
  • Total: N/A
  • Date/Time: Saturday, December 26, 7 p.m. ET
  • TV Coverage: ESPN
  • Stadium: Independence Stadium
Guaranteed Rate Bowl: TBA vs TBA
  • Spread: N/A
  • Total: N/A
  • Date/Time: Saturday, December 26, 10:15 p.m. ET
  • TV Coverage: ESPN
  • Stadium: Chase Field
Miltary Bowl: TBA vs TBA
  • Spread: N/A
  • Total: N/A
  • Date/Time: Monday, December 28, 2:30 p.m. ET
  • TV Coverage: ESPN
  • Stadium: Navy-Marine Corps Memorial Stadium
Cheez-It Bowl: TBA vs TBA
  • Spread: N/A
  • Total: N/A
  • Date/Time: Tuesday, December 29, 5:30 p.m. ET
  • TV Coverage: ESPN
  • Stadium: Chase Field
Valero Alamo Bowl: TBA vs TBA
  • Spread: N/A
  • Total: N/A
  • Date/Time: Tuesday, December 29, 9 p.m. ET
  • TV Coverage: ESPN
  • Stadium: Alamodome
TransPerfect Music City Bowl: TBA vs TBA
  • Spread: N/A
  • Total: N/A
  • Date/Time: Wednesday, December 30, 3:30 p.m. ET
  • TV Coverage: ESPN
  • Stadium: Nissan Stadium
Lockheed Martin Armed Forces Bowl: TBA vs TBA
  • Spread: N/A
  • Total: N/A
  • Date/Time: Thursday, December 31, 12 p.m. ET
  • TV Coverage: ESPN
  • Stadium: Amon G. Carter Stadium
AutoZone Liberty Bowl: TBA vs TBA
  • Spread: N/A
  • Total: N/A
  • Date/Time: Thursday, December 31, 4 p.m. ET
  • TV Coverage: ESPN
  • Stadium: Philadelphia Municipal Stadium
Arizona Bowl: TBA vs TBA
  • Spread: N/A
  • Total: N/A
  • Date/Time: Thursday, December 31, 4 p.m. ET
  • TV Coverage: CBSSN
  • Stadium: Arizona Stadium
Texas Bowl: TBA vs TBA
  • Spread: N/A
  • Total: N/A
  • Date/Time: Thursday, December 31, 8 p.m. ET
  • TV Coverage: ESPN
  • Stadium: NRG Stadium
TicketSmarter Birmingham Bowl: TBA vs TBA
  • Spread: N/A
  • Total: N/A
  • Date/Time: Friday, January 1, 12 p.m. ET
  • TV Coverage: ESPN2
  • Stadium: Legion Field Stadium
Vrbo Citrus Bowl: TBA vs TBA
  • Spread: N/A
  • Total: N/A
  • Date/Time: Friday, January 1, 1 p.m. ET
  • TV Coverage: ABC
  • Stadium: Camping World Stadium
TaxSlayer Gator Bowl: TBA vs TBA
  • Spread: N/A
  • Total: N/A
  • Date/Time: Saturday, January 2, 12 p.m. ET
  • TV Coverage: ESPN
  • Stadium: TIAA Bank Field
Outback Bowl: TBA vs TBA
  • Spread: N/A
  • Total: N/A
  • Date/Time: Saturday, January 2, 12:30 p.m. ET
  • TV Coverage: ABC
  • Stadium: Raymond James Stadium
Goodyear Cotton Bowl Classic: TBA vs TBA
  • Spread: N/A
  • Total: N/A
  • Date/Time: Wednesday, December 30, 7:15 p.m. ET
  • TV Coverage: ESPN
  • Stadium: Cotton Bowl Stadium
Chick-fil-A Peach Bowl: TBA vs TBA
  • Spread: N/A
  • Total: N/A
  • Date/Time: Friday, January 1, 12:30 p.m. ET
  • TV Coverage: ESPN
  • Stadium: Mercedes-Benz Stadium
PlayStation Fiesta Bowl: TBA vs TBA
  • Spread: N/A
  • Total: N/A
  • Date/Time: Saturday, January 2, 4 p.m. ET
  • TV Coverage: ESPN
  • Stadium: State Farm Stadium
Capital One Orange Bowl: TBA vs TBA
  • Spread: N/A
  • Total: N/A
  • Date/Time: Saturday, January 2, 8 p.m. ET
  • TV Coverage: ESPN
  • Stadium: Hard Rock Stadium
Rose Bowl Game (CFP Semifinal): TBA vs TBA
  • Spread: N/A
  • Total: N/A
  • Date/Time: Friday, January 1, 5 p.m. ET
  • TV Coverage: ESPN
  • Stadium: Rose Bowl Stadium
Allstate Sugar Bowl (CFP Semifinal): TBA vs TBA
CFP National Championship: TBA vs TBA
  • Spread: N/A
  • Total: N/A
  • Date/Time: Monday, January 11, 8 p.m. ET
  • TV Coverage: ESPN
  • Stadium: Hard Rock Stadium

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