NCAA Football Fast Facts

NCAA Football is an amateur American football league with 131 Division I schools.

NCAAF Regular Season

Each DI NCAA team plays approximately 11 regular season games beginning in late August ending in December.

College Football Playoff

The College Football Playoff (CFP) determines the NCAA national champion of the top division of college football. A selection committee ranks the top 25 schools in the nation and assigns the top four ranked schools at season’s end to semifinal CFP sites.

NCAAF Bowl Games

Schools outside the top-four ranking with a winning regular season record are invited to play in a licensed college football bowl game. The NCAAF bowl season goes from mid-December through early-January.