Truett’s Chick-fil-A Sports
HIGH SCHOOL BASKETBALL/tournaments
Big Blue Classic results:
Model: 55-44 win over Pickens County.
Coosa: Saturday: vs. North Forsyth at 3 p.m. (Coosa went 2-1 on the tournament)
Calhoun: 61-58 winners over North Oconee. (Calhoun went 2-1 on the tournament)
Thomasville Hoopfest Basketball Tournament:
Rome High: Boys were second in the Thomasville Hoopfest Basketball Tournament that ended Saturday. Rome defeated Brooks County 59-45 and Valdosta 66-53 before losing to Thomasville 73-68 in the finals.
College Football Playoff Semifinal: Cotton Bowl
Clemson, behind another great game by Cartersville quarterback Trevor Lawrence, punches its ticket to the Jan. 7 national championship game. Lawrence threw for 327 yards, three touchdowns and no interceptions (27 of 39). Final score: 30-3 over previously unbeaten Notre Dame. Clemson Tigers
College Football Playoff Semifinal at the Orange Bowl
No. 1 Alabama topped No. 4 Oklahoma, 45-34, to return to the national championship game.
College Football Playoff National Championship: Alabama vs. Clemson.
Monday, Jan. 7, 8 p.m. ET on ESPN
Chick-fil-A Peach Bowl: No. 10 Florida dominates Michigan, 41-15.
- Georgia vs. Texas in Tuesday’s Sugar Bowl, 8:45 p.m. , ESPN.
Complete bowl schedule: Bowls
Monday, Dec. 31
Cincinnati vs. Virginia Tech
Noon ET, ESPN
Stanford vs. Pittsburgh
2 p.m. ET, CBS
Michigan State vs. Oregon
3 p.m. ET, Fox
Missouri vs. Oklahoma State
3:45 p.m. ET, ESPN
Northwestern vs. Utah
7 p.m. ET, FS1
NC State vs. Texas A&M
7:30 p.m. ET, ESPN
Tuesday, Jan. 1
Mississippi State vs. Iowa
Noon ET, ESPN2
Kentucky vs. Penn State
1 p.m. ET, ABC
No. 11 LSU vs. No. 8 UCF
1 p.m. ET, ESPN
No. 9 Washington vs. No. 6 Ohio State
5 p.m. ET, ESPN
No. 15 Texas vs. No. 5 Georgia
8:45 p.m. ET, ESPN