EA Sports College Football 25 is Official and Here’s the Big Thing You Are Missing!


This article discusses about the EA Sports College Football franchise and its discontinuation, rebirth, gameplay and official teams.

EA Sports College Football is back and the name is changed to EA Sports College Football 25. The last entry in this series was NCAA Football 14 which was released back in 2013. College football fans were drawn to EA NCAA Football 14, which was published in 2013 and had a number of important features and modes.

EA Sports College Football 25 Overview

Popular video game franchise with a college football theme was the EA NCAA series, also called the NCAA Football series. The series was created by EA Sports and went through multiple revisions before being canceled.

Sadly, legal concerns about the unpaid use of college athletes’ likenesses led to the NCAA series’ cancellation following NCAA Football 14. Fans, however, still have pleasant memories of the series because of its captivating gameplay modes and realistic college football experience.

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EA Sports College Football Cover

EA Sports College Football 25 Gameplay

Since this game is not yet released, let us travel back in time to talk about the last entry in the EA Sports College Football Series, The NCAA series used real team rosters, stadiums, marching bands, and traditions from numerous US universities in an effort to replicate the energy and excitement of college football.

Realistic player animations, gaming mechanics, and presentation were the main goals of the NCAA series. During games, the commentary crew offered context and insight, and stadiums were authentically recreated. Online competitions between players were possible in a number of game forms, such as dynasty leagues, ranked matches, and special events. The game’s competitive element and duration were enhanced by online play.

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EA Sports College Football Gameplay

Dynasty mode, a series mainstay, gave players the ability to take charge of a college football team and steer it toward success over several seasons. This mode included arranging games, keeping track of team money, bringing in high school players, and aiming for national titles. Later incarnations of the series saw the introduction of Ultimate Team, which let players assemble their ideal team by gathering player cards that could be obtained through packs or earned via gaming. Both online and offline game formats could make use of teams.

Ultimate Team is a mainstay mode in another EA Sports franchise known as EA FC 24 ( The previous titles were called FIFA until EA lost the license). In the Road to Glory mode, users constructed a personalized football player and steered it through the college football career, from recruiting in high school to possibly winning the Heisman Trophy and getting selected in the NFL draft.

EA Sports College Football 25 Teams Breakdown

Great news for fans is that EA Sports confirmed all 134 FBS Teams will be available in EA Sports College Football 25. The teams breakdown is below.

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Charlotte 49ers
East Carolina Pirates
Florida Atlantic Owls Memphis Tigers Navy Midshipmen North Texas Mean Green
Rice Owls Temple Owls Tulane Green Wave
Tulsa Golden Hurricane
UAB Blazers
USF Bulls
UTSA Roadrunners  
Boston College Eagles
California Golden Bears Clemson Tigers Duke Blue Devils
Florida State Seminoles
Georgia Tech Yellow Jackets
Louisville Cardinals
Miami Hurricanes
NC State Wolfpack
North Carolina Tarheels
Pittsburgh Panthers
SMU Mustangs
Stanford Cardinal Syracuse Orange
Virginia Cavaliers Virginia Tech Hokies
Wake Forest Demon Deacons  
Arizona Wildcats Arizona State Sun Devils
Baylor Bears
BYU Cougars Colorado Buffaloes
Cincinnati Bearcats Houston Cougars
Iowa State Cyclones Kansas Jayhawks
Kansas State Wildcats
Oklahoma State Cowboys
TCU Horned Frogs Texas Tech Red Raiders
UCF Knights
Utah Utes
West Virginia Mountaineers  
Big TenConference USAFBS Independents
Illinois Fighting Illini
Indiana Hoosiers
Iowa Hawkeyes
Maryland Terps
Michigan Wolverines
Michigan State Spartans Minnesota Golden Gophers Nebraska Cornhuskers Northwestern Wildcats
Ohio State Buckeyes Oregon Ducks
Penn State Nittany Lions
Purdue Boilermakers Rutgers Scarlet Knights
UCLA Bruins
USC Trojans Washington Huskies Wisconsin Badgers  
Florida International Panthers
Jacksonville State Gamecocks Kennesaw State
Liberty Flames
Louisiana Tech Bulldogs
Mid Tennessee State Blue Raiders
New Mexico State Aggies
Sam Houston Bearkats
UTEP Miners Western Kentucky Hilltoppers  
Army Black Knights
Notre Dame Fighting Irish
UConn Huskies UMass Minutemen  
Mid-AmericanMountain WestPAC 12
Akron Zips
Ball State Cardinals
Bowling Green Falcons Buffalo Bulls
Central Michigan Chippewas
Eastern Michigan
Kent State Flashes Miami (OH) Redhawks Northern Illinois Huskies
Ohio Bobcats Toledo Rockets Western Michigan Broncos  
Air Force Falcons
Boise State Broncos Colorado State Rams Fresno State Bulldogs
Hawai’i Rainbow Warriors
Nevada Wolfpack
New Mexico Lobos
San Diego State Aztecs
San Jose State Spartans
UNLV Rebels
Utah State Aggies
Wyoming Cowboys  
Oregon State Beavers Washington State Cougars  
SECSun Belt
Alabama Crimson Tide
Arkansas Razorbacks
Auburn Tigers
Florida Gators
Georgia Bulldogs
Kentucky Wildcats
LSU Tigers
Mississippi State Bulldogs Missouri Tigers
Oklahoma Sooners
Ole Miss Rebels
South Carolina Gamecocks
Tennessee Volunteers
Texas Longhorns Texas A&M Aggies Vanderbilt Commodores  
Appalachian State Mountaineers
Arkansas State Red Wolves
Coastal Carolina Chanticleers
Georgia Southern Eagles
Georgia State Panthers
James Madison Dukes
Louisiana Ragin’ Cajuns
Old Dominion Monarchs
Marshall Thundering Herd
South Alabama Jaguars
Southern Miss Golden Eagles
Texas State Bobcats
Troy Trojans
UL Monroe Warhawks  

EA Sports College Football 25 Conclusion

As someone who attended Virginia Tech, this game takes me back to college where we used to bleed in Maroon and Orange, chanting Enter Sandman by Metallica during our team entrances and shouting “LETS GO HOKIES.” College football hits different and reminds everyone that in the end, there is still an innocent child in us who always feels that life was so much simpler back then. I am extremely glad that we are getting the EA Sports College Football back.

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EA Sports College Football Throwback Cover

What is EA Sports College Football?

Similar to the NFL Madden series, EA Sports College Football focuses on the college football league around the United States.

What is the release date for EA Sports College Football 25?

There is no official release date for EA Sports College football 25 as of now, but we will get more news in the upcoming months.

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