COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo.–(* )The Hill West has actually put 7 groups in championship game in 2022, noting the 3rd time in 4 years with a minimum of 7 groups contending in the postseason. Fresno State (Jimmy Kimmel LA Dish), Boise State (Frisco Dish), San José State (Famous Idaho Potato Dish), Flying Force (Lockheed Martin Army Dish), San Diego State (EasyPost Hawai’i Dish), Utah State (SERVPRO First -responder Dish) and also Wyoming (Barstool Sports Arizona Dish) will certainly stand for the Hill West in the postseason.
The Hill West has actually made 111 dish proposals because 1999 and also holds a 63-48 (.568) all-time document. Over the last 18 periods, the organization has actually caught the Dish Obstacle Mug a country’s- ideal 5 times and also has the third-best win percent in championship game amongst the 10 FBS seminars with a 56-40 (.583) mark.
Jimmy Kimmel LA Dish offered by Stifel|Fresno State vs. Washington State
Saturday, December 17|12:30 p.m. PT|ABC . 2022 Hill West champ Fresno State (9-4, 7-1 MW) will certainly challenge versus Washington State (7-5, 4-5 Pac-12) on Saturday, Dec. 17, in the Jimmy Kimmel LA Dish offered by Stifel. The Bulldogs, that are coming off a 28-16 success over Boise State in the 2022 MW Football National Championship, are riding an eight-game win touch, connected for the fifth-longest energetic touch country wide. Fresno State and also Washington State have actually fulfilled on 4 previous events, with the Cougars holding a 3-1 benefit. Fresno State is qualified for a postseason championship game for the 2nd time in as numerous periods, noting the very first time because 2017 and also 2018 that the Bulldogs have actually made a championship game in back-to-back periods.
The Hill West holds a 2-0 document versus Washington State in championship game, as Flying force won the 2019 Cheez-It Dish (31-21) and also Colorado State caught the 2013 New Mexico Dish (48-45).
Frisco Dish|Boise State vs. North Texas
Saturday, December 17|8:15 p.m. CT|ESPN . Boise State( 9-4, 8-0 MW), which is dish eligible for the 25
th– successive period, will certainly tackle North Texas (7-6, 6-2 C-USA) on Saturday, Dec. 17, in the Frisco Dish. The Broncos and also Mean Environment-friendly are satisfying for the very first time because 2000, with both groups splitting the previous 6 competitions (3-3). Boise State’s 25 straight periods of dish qualification is the third-longest energetic touch country wide, tracking just Ohio State and also Georgia. Famous Idaho Potato Dish|San José State vs. Eastern Michigan
Tuesday, December 20|1:30 p.m. MT|ESPN . San José State (7-4, 5-3 MW) will certainly fulfill Eastern Michigan (8-4, 5-3 MAC) on Tuesday, Dec. 20, in the Famous Idaho Potato Dish. The Spartans and also Eagles have actually fulfilled when in 1987, with EMU winning the only match. SJSU is mosting likely to a championship game for the very first time because 2020. It will certainly be head train
Brent Brennan’s 2nd championship game as head train of the Spartans, and also he is the initial head train to lead SJSU to 2 championship game because Claude Gilbert in 1986 and also 1987. Lockheed Martin Army Dish|Flying force vs. Baylor
Thursday, December 22|6:30 p.m. CT|ESPN . Flying Force (9-3, 5-3 MW) will certainly place its three-game postseason win touch on the line versus Baylor (6-6, 4-5 Large 12) on Thursday, Dec. 22, in the Lockheed Martin Army Dish. The Falcons, that are showing up in their 12
th championship game under head train Troy Calhoun, will certainly deal with Baylor for a 4th time. The Bears are 3-0 versus the Falcons. EasyPost Hawai’i Dish|San Diego State vs. Center Tennessee
Saturday, December 24|3 p.m. HT|ESPN . San Diego State (7-5, 5-3 MW) approved a quote to play Center Tennessee (7-5, 4-4 C-USA) on Saturday, Dec. 24, in the EasyPost Hawai’i Dish, noting the 12
th time in the last 13 periods the Aztecs have actually played in a championship game. The Aztecs and also Blue Raiders have actually not formerly fulfilled. SERVPRO First -responder Dish|Utah State vs. Memphis
Tuesday, December 27|2:15 p.m. CT|ESPN . Utah State( 6-6, 5-3 MW), victors of 5 of its last 7 video games, will certainly play Memphis (6-6, 3-5 AAC) on Tuesday, Dec. 27, in the SERVPRO First -responder Dish. The Aggies are dish eligible for the 10
th time in the last 12 years. Utah State and also Memphis will certainly fulfill for the 8th time, with the Tigers holding a 4-3 benefit. The Hill West has a 17-11 all-time document versus challengers from the American Athletic Seminar.
Barstool Sports Arizona Dish|Wyoming vs. Ohio
Friday, December 30|2:30 p.m. MST|Barstool.TV . Wyoming( 7-5, 5-3 MW) will certainly fulfill Ohio (10-3, 7-1 MAC), that is coming off a loss in the MAC national championship, in the Barstool Sports Arizona Dish on Friday, Dec. 30. 2022 marks the 5th time Wyoming has actually made a championship game in the last 7 periods. The Cowboys are 2-0 versus the Bobcats. .