Alabama faces Ohio State in the College Football Playoff National Championship Game from Hard Rock Stadium in South Florida.
Kickoff is set for 8 p.m. ET.
No. 1 Alabama (12-0, 11-0 SEC) beat Notre Dame 31-14 in the Rose Bowl CFP semifinal in Arlington, Texas. They boast one of the best offenses in the modern era of Crimson Tide football, including Heisman Trophy-winning receiver DeVonta Smith and finalist quarterback Mac Jones.
No. 3 Ohio State (7-0, 6-0 Big Ten) beat Clemson 49-28 in the Sugar Bowl. Quarterback Justin Fields was injured in the Sugar Bowl but expects to play for the title.
The Buckeyes won the teams’ most recent matchup, which came in the 2015 Sugar Bowl in a CFP semifinal.
Place: Hard Rock Stadium, Miami Gardens, Florida
Game time: 8 p.m. Monday, Jan. 11
TV: ESPN has multiple channel options:
- ESPN (main broadcast: Channel 206 on DirecTV, Channel 140 on Dish)
- ESPN2 (CFP Live: 209, 143)
- ESPNU (Skycast: 208, 141)
- ESPNEWS (Film Room: 207, 142)
- ESPN Deportes (Spanish language: 466, 854)
- SEC Network (Alabama team feed: 611, 404)
- Watch ESPN and ESPN app (Ohio State team feed)