The 2019 National Championship Game will see the College Football Playoff semifinal winners in Alabama and Clemson playing for a title. Find game date, TV channel, time and CFP history below.
Last year, Alabama rallied to beat Georgia for the title. This year, Alabama will meet familiar foe Clemson for the national championship in Santa Clara, Calif.
2019 National Championship Game: Date for College Football Playoff final
The title game will be played on Monday, Jan. 7. The game is at Levi’s Stadium in Santa Clara, Calif. Clemson will play Alabama. Live stats will be available here.
Date: Monday Jan. 7, 2019
Game Time: 8 p.m. ET
Location: Levi’s Stadium in Santa Clara, California
TV Network: The game will broadcast on ESPN
Online: The game will stream on WatchESPN
Radio: The game will be broadcast on stations in the Alabama Crimson Tide Network and the Clemson Tigers Network.
Alabama-Clemson CFP Matchup History: Monday night’s showdown marks only the 5th year of the College Football Playoff era, but will be the third time in four years that Alabama and Clemson compete against one another at the national championship game. Alabama beat Clemson (45-40) for the 2016 title and then only a year later the Tigers nabbed it back from Tide (35-31).
Alabama dominated Clemson (24-6) during at the 2018 Sugar Bowl semifinal game last season.
2019 National Championship Game: Time for College Football Playoff final
Game time is set for 8 p.m. ET. Chris Fowler, Kirk Herbstreit, Maria Taylor and Tom Rinaldi will provide TV coverage. Sean McDonough, Todd Blackledge, Holly Rowe and Ian Fitzsimmons will call the game on the radio.
2019 National Championship Game: TV channel for College Football Playoff final
The CFP title game can be watched on ESPN or online through WatchESPN.
National Championship Game: History, scores
This is the fifth year of the College Football Playoff. Alabama is the only school to win more than once, with the Tide winning in 2015 and 2017. Before the CFP, the Bowl Championship Series (BCS) had two teams meet for the BCS title.