The national championship game is set.
No. 1 Alabama and No. 2 Clemson both won their semi-final games against No. 4 Washington and No. 3 Ohio State, respectively, with ease Saturday, and the stage is set for a rematch of last year’s national title game.
— CFBPlayoff (@CFBPlayoff) January 1, 2017
Besides the Crimson Tide and Tigers, 21 other teams got bowl wins over the past week and ended their seasons on a positive note.
Let’s take a look at how social media reacted to all the week’s action:
Although Alabama and Clemson won in runaway fashion, there was obviously a ton to cheer about following the blowouts.
That 14-0 feeling ?https://t.co/y1VhkhJauF
— ESPN CollegeFootball (@ESPNCFB) December 31, 2016
Fight Tigers, Fight Tigers,
— Clemson Football (@ClemsonFB) January 1, 2017
In Saturday’s other matchups, the SEC and ACC split victories, as Georgia Tech took down Kentucky, 33-18, and No. 20 LSU dominated No. 13 Louisville, 29-9.
ACC! ACC! ACC! pic.twitter.com/vREJLnBL8i
— GeorgiaTech Football (@GeorgiaTechFB) December 31, 2016
— LSU Football (@LSUfootball) December 31, 2016
Friday was filled with tons of great bowl action with three of the five games being decided by one possession. Georgia defeated TCU, 31-23, No. 18 Stanford eked by North Carolina, 25-23, No. 21 Tennessee took down Nebraska, 38-24, Air Force ran past South Alabama, 45-21, and No. 11 Florida State won a thriller over No. 6 Michigan, 33-32.
— Georgia Football (@FootballUGA) December 31, 2016
— Stanford Football (@StanfordFball) December 30, 2016
Waking up like pic.twitter.com/1W63EuEbDG
— Tennessee Football (@Vol_Football) December 31, 2016
— Air Force Football (@AFFootball) December 31, 2016
— FSU Football (@FSU_Football) December 31, 2016