2021 Bowl Games Betting Odds

It’s college football bowl season and the calendar is loaded with some terrific matchups over the next few weeks. The action officially starts on Friday, December 17, and games will go all the way through January 10 with the College Football Playoff Championship Game. 

This is a major opportunity for sports bettors and sportsbooks as college football always brings plenty of sports betting action. The biggest games are obviously taking place later in the year, but that doesn’t mean there aren’t great matchups right at the beginning. 

Here is a look at the betting odds for each bowl game on the schedule. 

Friday, December 17:

Bahamas Bowl: Toledo Rockets -10.5 vs. MTSU Blue Raiders

Tailgreeter Cure Bowl: Coastal Carolina Chanticleers -11.0 vs. Northern Illinois Huskies

Saturday, December 18:

Boca Raton Bowl: Appalachian State Mountaineers -3.0 vs. Western Kentucky Hilltoppers

New Mexico Bowl: Fresno State Bulldogs -11.5 vs. UTEP Miners

Independence Bowl: BYU Cougars -6.5 vs. UAB Blazers

LendingTree Bowl: Liberty Flames -9.5 vs. Eastern Michigan Eagles

Jimmy Kimmel LA Bowl: Oregon State Beavers -7.0 vs. Utah State Aggies

New Orleans Bowl: Louisiana Ragin’ Cajuns -5.0 vs. Marshall Thundering Herd

Monday, December 20: 

Myrtle Beach Bowl: Tulsa Golden Hurricane -9.0 vs. Old Dominion Monarchs

Tuesday, December 21: 

Famous Idaho Potato Bowl: Wyoming Cowboys -3.0 vs. Kent State Golden Flashes

Tropical Smoothie Cafe Frisco Bowl: UTSA Roadrunners -2.0 vs. San Diego State Aztecs

Wednesday, December 22

Armed Forces Bowl: Army Black Knights -4.0 vs. Missouri Tigers

Army Football is the favorite against Memphis in the Armed Forces Bowl.

Thursday, December 23

Frisco Football Classic: Miami (OH) RedHawks -3.0 vs. North Texas Mean Green

Gasparilla Bowl: Florida Gators -6.5 vs. UCF Knights

Friday, December 24

Hawaii Bowl: Memphis Tigers -7.5 vs. Hawaii Rainbow Warriors

Saturday, December 25

Camellia Bowl: Georgia State Panthers -4.5 vs. Ball State Cardinals

Monday, December 27

Quick Lane Bowl: Western Michigan Broncos -6.0 vs. Nevada Wolf Pack

Military Bowl: Boston College Eagles -3.0 vs. East Carolina Pirates

Tuesday, December 28

Birmingham Bowl: Auburn Tigers -2.5 vs Houston Cougars

First Responder Bowl: Louisville Cardinals -1.5 vs. Air Force Falcons

Liberty Bowl: Mississippi State Bulldogs -8.5 vs. Texas Tech Red Raiders

Holiday Bowl: NC State Wolf Pack -1.0 vs. UCLA Bruins

Guaranteed Rate Bowl: Minnesota Golden Gophers -4.0 vs. West Virginia Mountaineers

Wednesday, December 29

Wasabi Fenway Bowl: Virginia Cavaliers -2.0 vs. SMU Mustangs

Pinstripe Bowl: Maryland Terrapins -1.0 vs. Virginia Tech Hokies 

Cheez-It Bowl: Iowa State Cyclones -1.5 vs. Clemson Tigers

Valero Alamo Bowl: Oklahoma Sooners -4.5 vs. Oregon Ducks

Thursday, December 30

Duke’s Mayo Bowl: North Carolina Tar Heels -9.5 vs. South Carolina Gamecocks

Music City Bowl: Tennessee Volunteers -4.5 vs. Purdue Boilermakers 

Chick-fil-A Peach Bowl: Michigan State Spartans -2.0 vs. Pittsburgh Panthers

Las Vegas Bowl: Wisconsin Badgers -7.0 vs. Arizona State Sun Devils 

Friday, December 31

Gator Bowl: Texas A&M Aggies -4.5 vs. Wake Forest Demon Deacons

Tony the Tiger Sun Bowl: Miami Hurricanes -2.5 vs. Washington State Cougars

Arizona Bowl: Boise State Broncos -8.0 vs. Central Michigan Chippewas

Cotton Bowl Classic: Alabama Crimson Tide -13.5 vs. Cincinnati Bearcats

Orange Bowl: Georgia Bulldogs -8.0 vs. Michigan Wolverines

Saturday, January 1

Outback Bowl: Penn State Nittany Lions -2.5 vs. Arkansas Razorbacks

Fiesta Bowl: Notre Dame Fighting Irish -2.0 vs. Oklahoma State Cowboys

Citrus Bowl: Kentucky Wildcats -3.0 vs. Iowa Hawkeyes

Rose Bowl Game: Ohio State Buckeyes -6.5 vs. Utah Utes

Sugar Bowl: Baylor Bears vs. Ole Miss Rebels: EVEN

Tuesday, January 4

Texas Bowl: Kansas State Wildcats -1.5 vs. LSU Tigers