There’s no better way to start 2024 than with college football, a New Year’s Day tradition.
The renowned “New Year’s Six,” a series of six major Division 1 bowl games that take place on or around New Year’s Day, is well known to college football fans. The Rose Bowl, Orange Bowl, Sugar Bowl, Cotton Bowl, Peach Bowl, and Fiesta Bowl are the six bowls that make up the New Year’s Six.
The nation’s best teams and schools compete in these six historic bowl games as they advance to the College Football Playoff National Championship. The NCAA football bowl season ends with the New Year’s Six as well.
On New Year’s Day this year, there are five bowl games scheduled. Discover how to watch the contests on TV and online today, as well as the schedule of New Year’s Day bowl games, which includes two College Football Playoff semifinals, by reading on.
How to Watch LSU vs. Wisconsin Online
Wisconsin vs. LSU, live from Raymond James Stadium in Tampa, Florida, is the first game of the Reliaquest Bowl. Vivid Seats and Seatgeek are two places to find Reliaquest Bowl tickets online. Bonus: Save $10 on your order at Seatgeek.com by using the discount code VARIETY10.
The game airs on ESPN2 and begins at 12 p.m. ET / 9 a.m. PT. ESPN+ allows you to watch LSU vs. Wisconsin online without a cable subscription. All of the college bowl games are available live on the streaming service and app for $10.99 a month, which also includes post-game commentary and analysis.
There’s also the option to watch Wisconsin vs. LSU online with DirecTV Stream, which has ESPN2 available along with its other channels. Get a free trial of DirecTV Stream to watch the Reliaquest Bowl live online.
How to Watch the Oregon vs. Liberty Game Online
Oregon vs. Liberty is this year’s Fiesta Bowl match, which kicks off on January 1, 2024 at 1 p.m. ET / 10 a.m. PT. Use Seatgeek or Vivid Seats to get Fiesta Bowl tickets online.
ESPN and ESPN+ are the only networks to broadcast live Fiesta Bowl action from Glendale, Arizona. Use your ESPN+ subscription to watch the Oregon vs. Liberty football game live on TV. You can also use the ESPN+ app to watch it on your computer, phone, or tablet.
Moreover, the DirecTV Stream free trial allows you to watch the Fiesta Bowl online for free.
How to Watch Tennessee vs. Iowa Online
The 2024 Citrus Bowl is sponsored by Cheez-It Crackers, which is guaranteed to spark a plethora of memes akin to Thursday’s Pop-Tarts Bowl. The appearance of the Cheez-It mascot is unknown, but the game, which will be televised from Orlando, looks to be a hotly contested matchup between Tennessee and Iowa.
The Iowa football game against Tennessee will kick off the Citrus Bowl at 1 p.m. ET / 10 a.m. PT. The game will be broadcast live on ABC. Use the ABC affiliate in your area to watch the Citrus Bowl on television.
You can watch Iowa vs. Tennessee live for free on DirecTV Stream or stream the Citrus Bowl online without cable on ESPN+. One of the live TV channels that DirecTV offers is a live feed of ABC.
How to View Michigan vs. Alabama Online
On January 1, the Rose Bowl matchup between No. 1 University of Michigan and No. 4 University of Alabama will mark the start of the College Football Playoff Semifinal. Vivid Seats and Seatgeek are two places to find Rose Bowl tickets at the last minute.
The Alabama vs. Michigan game will begin in Pasadena at 5 p.m. ET / 2 p.m. PT. The Rose Bowl, one of the biggest games of the year, will be shown live on ESPN. With a basic cable service, watch the Rose Bowl on ESPN. Lacking cable service? Watch the Rose Bowl online on DirecTV Stream or ESPN+.
If you’d want to watch the 2024 Rose Bowl Parade in advance, DirecTV Stream is another excellent choice. ABC and NBC, both of which are part of the DirecTV Stream free trial package, will broadcast this year’s Rose Bowl Parade.
How to Watch Washington vs. Texas Online
Texas and Washington square off in the second CFP semifinal game at the Sugar Bowl in 2024. The No. 3 Longhorns bring their 12-1 record to the Bowl game, while the No. 2 Huskies finished the season undefeated. Purchase your Sugar Bowl tickets with Vivid Seats or Seatgeek.
On January 1, the Sugar Bowl will be televised live from New Orleans, with kickoff scheduled for 8:45 p.m. ET / 5:45 p.m. PT. ESPN will broadcast the Sugar Bowl, or you can watch it online with ESPN+. Additionally, DirecTV Stream offers a free online webcast of Texas vs. Washington.
The 43 games that made up this year’s Bowl Season come to an end on New Year’s Day. On January 8, the College Football Playoff National Championship marks the formal end of Bowl Season.
- Tommy Hilfiger is joining the F1 Academy as an official partner - February 26, 2024
- Which 5 NHL teams have the most legendary players? - February 26, 2024
- The top 5 NBA players with the most wins at age 25 - February 26, 2024