National Championship: Georgia vs. Alabama, next Monday at the Mercedes-Benz Stadium, Atlanta. 8 p.m., ESPN
Other SEC games on New Year’s Day: South Carolina defeats Michigan, 26-19; Auburn falls to 13-0 UCF, 34-27; Notre Dame beats LSU, 21-17. For bowl season: 4-5. Click SEC
Other ACC games: 5-6. Click ACC (surprised to learn Irish are part of the ACC bowl selection process?)
Norman’s No-Nos, bowl edition: Mr. Arey called it, Georgia for Alabama — with the Tide rolling to the crown. No-Nos
- Shorter men, women host West Florida this evening, 6 and 8 p.m.
- Berry Vikings men, women at Rhodes on Friday.
- GHC Lady Chargers travel Saturday to Atlanta Metro College, tip off 2 p.m.
Rome Braves’ 16th season opener on Thursday, April 5, vs. Hagerstown at State Mutual Stadium. Mills Fitzner’s photo gallery for the 2017 season.