(Clemson, SC) -- Clemson, Oklahoma, Georgia and Alabama are the top four in the final College Football Playoff rankings and are headed to the national semifinals.
Top-ranked Clemson and number-four Alabama square off in the Sugar Bowl. Second-ranked Oklahoma will face number-three Georgia in the Rose Bowl in Pasadena, California on New Year's Day.
The winners will meet in the College Football Playoff National Championship game on January 8th at Mercedes-Benz Stadium in Atlanta.
The USC Gamecocks are heading back to Tampa. Carolina will face a familiar foe in a familiar setting as they tee it up against the Michigan Wolverines in a rematch of USC's last appearance in the Outback Bowl.