The College Football Playoff National Championship was a bowl game that was used to determine a national champion of college football in the NCAA Division I Football Bowl Subdivision for the season. The game was played at Raymond James Stadium in Tampa, Florida, . College football national championships in NCAA Division I FBS. UCF 61, FIU 17 · M. Milton , N. Maxwell 61, T. Owens Presbyterian College PRE. Wake Forest WAKE · WAKE 51, PRE 7 · K. Hinton , T. Marable. National Championship. Atlanta, GA Monday, Jan. 8 National Championship. Santa Clara, CA Monday National Championship. New Orleans, LA Monday.