Clemson won the second national title in school history by ensuring Alabama won the College Football Playoff National Championship. Get the latest NCAA college football news, scores, stats, standings, and more from ESPN. The plays that changed everything on Saturday. From big runs to. The College Football Playoff National Championship is a post-season college football bowl game, used to determine a national champion of the NCAA Division I Football Bowl For previous championship game results, see BCS National Championship Game (–), Bowl Alliance (–), and USA Today.