Here is a look at the 2013 playoff and Bowl matchups for CCCAA college football. The defending champions, the Bakersfield College Renegades will not be participating. As usual Balladeer’s Blog will cover all of the postseason action.
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SOUTHERN CALIFORNIA BOWL – The CCCAA incorporates their playoffs into their Bowl format. This game will serve as one semifinal for the championship of the SCFA (Southern California Football Association). The GOLDEN WEST COLLEGE RUSTLERS will travel to take on the RIVERSIDE COLLEGE TIGERS in this Bowl matchup on November 23rd. 9pm ET
NATIONAL BOWL – This game will serve as the other semifinal in the SCFA. The National Bowl will also be played on Saturday November 23rd and will pit the COLLEGE OF THE CANYONS COUGARS against the FULLERTON COLLEGE HORNETS. Kickoff will be at 4pm ET.
GRIDIRON CLASSIC BOWL – The NCFA (Northern California Football Association) foregoes semifinals and goes straight to a Championship clash. On November 30th at 3pm ET the BUTTE COLLEGE ROADRUNNERS will battle the FRESNO CITY COLLEGE RAMS. The winner plays the SCFA champions for the CCCAA title on December 14th.
AMERICAN CHAMPIONSHIP BOWL – This first of the non-playoff Bowls finds the PIERCE COLLEGE BRAHMA BULLS taking on the CHAFFEY COLLEGE PANTHERS. The date will be November 23rd with kickoff scheduled for 4pm ET.
CENTRAL DIVISION BOWL – The CHABOT COLLEGE GLADIATORS and the COLLEGE OF THE SISKIYOUS EAGLES meet in this contest of champions. The Gladiators won the Golden Gate Conference and the Eagles won the Mid-Empire Conference. November 23rd is the date and 3pm ET is the kickoff time.
PATRIOTIC BOWL – The SOUTHWESTERN (CA) COLLEGE JAGUARS play the SAN BERNARDINO VALLEY COLLEGE WOLVERINES in this game. The Patriotic Bowl will also be played on November 23rd with a scheduled kickoff time of 9pm ET.
WESTERN STATE BOWL – This latest game of the day on November 23rd kicks off at 10pm ET. The GROSSMONT COLLEGE GRIFFINS and the CERRITOS COLLEGE FALCONS will face off against each other in this storied Bowl game.
GOLDEN STATE BOWL – One of California’s premier postseason games will pit the MOUNT SAN ANTONIO COLLEGE MOUNTIES against the VENTURA COLLEGE PIRATES (helmet at left). The Bowl will be played on November 23rd with the kickoff time being 5pm ET.
BOTHMAN BULLDOG BOWL – The COLLEGE OF SAN MATEO BULLDOGS welcome the AMERICAN RIVER COLLEGE BEAVERS for this gridiron collision. These two perennial football powers are set to play on November 23rd at 3pm ET.
LIVING BREATH FOUNDATION BOWL – This game for a very good cause matches up the CONTRA COSTA COLLEGE COMETS and the HARTNELL COLLEGE PANTHERS. This Bowl is also a battle of champions with the Comets wearing the Valley Conference Crown and the Panthers coming in as the champs of the Coast Conference. November 23rd at 4pm ET.
BEACH BOWL – The SADDLEBACK COLLEGE GAUCHOS go up against the visiting CITRUS COLLEGE OWLS in this fun contest between two National Division teams. Kickoff is scheduled for 8pm ET on – when else – November 23rd.
GOLDEN VALLEY BOWL – In this game the SANTA ROSA COLLEGE BEAR CUBS square off against the MODESTO COLLEGE PIRATES. Both teams had disappointing regular seasons and are hoping to end 2013 on a positive note. Novembe 23rd is the date with the time being 6pm ET.
BAY BOWL – The DIABLO VALLEY COLLEGE VIKINGS and the LANEY COLLEGE EAGLES go into battle in the Bay Bowl. Laney College is a heavy favorite in this clash. Can the Vikings pull off the colossal upset? Find out on November 23rd at 4pm ET.
SAN FRANCISCO COMMUNITY COLLEGE BOWL – This Bowl is the lone CCCAA game airing on December 7th. The kickoff is scheduled for 3pm ET. The game will pit the SIERRA COLLEGE WOLVERINES against the CITY COLLEGE OF SAN FRANCISCO RAMS as a nice diversion prior to the following Saturday’s CCCAA Championship Game.