The most wonderful time of the year is upon us once again, as the college football bowl season kicks off on Friday morning and runs through the second Monday in January.
With that said, SportsLogos.net has compiled a list of every uniform and bowl patch that has been unveiled so far. We’ll continue to update this list as teams reveal their uniform combinations in the days and weeks leading up to their respective games.
Hometown Lenders Bahamas Bowl
Miami (Ohio) vs. UAB – Dec. 16, 11:30 am on ESPN
The RedHawks will wear a pirate flag decal on their white helmets in honor of Mississippi State head coach Mike Leach, who passed away on Dec. 12, as well as white jerseys with red pants. The Blazers, meanwhile, will be in gold helmets with green jerseys and pants.
Neither team will wear a bowl patch for the second year in a row and will instead put the national flag of the Commonwealth of The Bahamas on the back of their helmets to mark the occasion.
Duluth Trading Cure Bowl
Troy vs. UTSA – Dec. 16, 3 pm on ESPN
The Trojans will wear black helmets, red jerseys and black pants against the Roadrunners, who will don blue helmets, white jerseys and blue pants in Orlando.
Wasabi Fenway Bowl
Cincinnati vs. Louisville – Dec. 17, 11 am on ESPN
The Bearcats will wear black helmets, white jerseys and black pants against the Cardinals, who will be in white helmets, red jerseys and white pants on Saturday.
Cricket Celebration Bowl
Jackson State vs. North Carolina Central – Dec. 17, 12 pm on ABC
SRS Distribution Las Vegas Bowl
Florida vs. Oregon State – Dec. 17, 2:30 pm on ESPN
The Gators will wear orange helmets, blue jerseys and blue pants against the Beavers, who will don all-black uniforms, giving us our first color-vs-color matchup of the bowl season.
Jimmy Kimmel LA Bowl Presented by Stifel
Fresno State vs. Washington State – Dec. 17, 3:30 pm on ABC
The Bulldogs will be wearing red jerseys as the designated home team, while the Cougars will be in white jerseys with white helmets.
Rice vs. Southern Miss – Dec. 17, 5:45 pm on ESPN
The Owls will wear gray jerseys against the Golden Eagles, who will be in black jerseys.
New Mexico Bowl
BYU vs. SMU – Dec. 17, 7:30 pm on ABC
The Cougars will wear their black alternate uniforms with their blue-to-black gradient helmets against the Mustangs in all-white uniforms.
Boise State vs. North Texas – Dec. 17, 9:15 pm on ESPN
Myrtle Beach Bowl
Marshall vs. UConn – Dec. 19, 2:30 pm on ESPN
Famous Idaho Potato Bowl
Eastern Michigan vs. San Jose State – Dec. 20, 3:30 pm on ESPN
With the help of a company called Game Day Skinz, the Spartans will wear a new gold helmet featuring the San Jose area code against the Eagles.
RoofClaim.com Boca Raton Bowl
Liberty vs. Toledo – Dec. 20, 7:30 pm on ESPN
R+L Carriers New Orleans Bowl
Western Kentucky vs. South Alabama – Dec. 9 p.m. on ESPN
Lockheed Martin Armed Forces Bowl
Air Force vs. Baylor – Dec. 22, 7:30 pm on ESPN
Radiance Technologies Independence Bowl
Houston vs. Louisiana – Dec. 23, 3 pm on ESPN
Union Home Mortgage Gasparilla Bowl
Missouri vs. Wake Forest – Dec. 23, 6:30 pm on ESPN
EasyPost Hawai’i Bowl
Middle Tennessee State vs. San Diego State – Dec. 24, 8 pm on ESPN
Quick Lane Bowl
Bowling Green vs. New Mexico State – Dec. 26, 2:30 pm on ESPN
Buffalo vs. Georgia Southern – Dec. 27, 12 pm on ESPN
SERVPRO First Responders Bowl
Memphis vs. Utah State – Dec. 27, 3:15 pm on ESPN
TicketSmarter Birmingham Bowl
Coastal Carolina vs. East Carolina – Dec. 27, 6:45 pm on ESPN
Guaranteed Rate Bowl
Oklahoma State vs. Wisconsin – Dec. 27, 10:15 pm on ESPN
Military Bowl Presented by Peraton
Duke vs. UCF – Dec. 28, 2 pm on ESPN
AutoZone Liberty Bowl
Arkansas vs. Kansas – Dec. 28, 5:30 pm on ESPN
San Diego County Credit Union Holiday Bowl
North Carolina vs. Oregon – Dec. 28, 8 pm on FOX
TaxAct Texas Bowl
Ole Miss vs. Texas Tech – Dec. 28, 9 pm on ESPN
The Red Raiders have also added a pirate flag decal to their black helmets in honor of Leach, who was their head coach from 2000-09.
Bad Boy Mowers Pinstripe Bowl
Minnesota vs. Syracuse – Dec. 29, 2 pm on ESPN
Florida State vs. Oklahoma – Dec. 29, 5:30 pm on ESPN
Valero Alamo Bowl
Texas vs. Washington – Dec. 29, 9 pm on ESPN
The Longhorns will wear their all-white road uniforms against the Huskies, who will don purple jerseys, presumably with gold helmets and pants.
Duke’s Mayo Bowl
Maryland vs. NC State – Dec. 30, 12 pm on ESPN
Tony the Tiger Sun Bowl
Pittsburgh vs. UCLA – Dec. 30, 2 pm on CBS
The Bruins will wear their standard home uniforms, with light blue jerseys and gold helmets, against the Panthers, who will wear their white road jerseys with (a different shade of) gold helmets.
TaxSlayer Gator Bowl
Notre Dame vs. South Carolina – Dec. 30, 3:30 pm on ESPN
Barstool Sports Arizona Bowl
Ohio vs. Wyoming – Dec. 30, 4:30 pm on BarstoolSports.com
The Cowboys will wear gold jerseys with white helmets and pants against the Bobcats, who appear they might be wearing green helmets with white facemasks for the first time since 1990.
Capital One Orange Bowl
Clemson vs. Tennessee – Dec. 30, 8 pm on ESPN
TransPerfect Music City Bowl
Iowa vs. Kentucky – Dec. 31, 12 pm on ABC
Allstate Sugar Bowl
Alabama vs. Kansas State – Dec. 31, 12 pm on ESPN
CFP Semifinal at the Vrbo Fiesta Bowl
Michigan vs. TCU – Dec. 31, 4 pm on ESPN
CFP Semifinal at the Chick-fil-A Peach Bowl
Georgia vs. Ohio State – Dec. 31, 8 pm on ESPN
The Buckeyes will wear the road version of their 2002 throwback uniforms against the Bulldogs, which have notably been upgraded to Nike’s Vapor Fusion template. Sources have indicated the other playoff teams will follow suit as it becomes the go-to template for future seasons.
Illinois vs. Mississippi State – Jan. 2, 12 pm on ESPN
Cheez-It Citrus Bowl
LSU vs. Purdue – Jan. 2, 1 pm on ABC
Goodyear Cotton Bowl Classic
Tulane vs. USC – Jan. 2, 1 p.m. on ESPN
The Green Wave teased a new gray alternate jersey for their matchup with the Trojans.
Rose Bowl Game
Penn State vs. Utah – Jan. 2.5 pm on ESPN
The Nittany Lions will wear all-white uniforms for the Rose Bowl, which updated its patch for the final traditional Big Ten/Pac-12 matchup. Sources have indicated the Utes will wear the home version of last year’s Rose Bowl uniform, albeit with two roses on the helmet this time.
CFP National Championship Presented by AT&T
Semifinal winners – Jan. 9, 7:30 pm on ESPN
Header photo courtesy of @OhioStateFB on Twitter.