College football games are lasting longer, which is not affecting ratings but may be hurting players (literally) and audience enjoyment. Check out this NCAAF Schedule, sortable by date and including information on game time, network coverage, and more!. College football's rule change to add overtime in lieu of ties is relatively recent. If a game is tied after four quarters, the teams will play extra periods until the conversion rule tends to keep games from going on too long. Missing: ncf.