College football best bets for CFP semifinals: Alabama-Cincinnati and Michigan-Georgia

Michigan senior Hassan Haskins ran for 20 touchdowns this season. Trevor Ruszkowski-USA TODAY Sports

Joe Fortenbaugh, David M. Hale and Tyler Fulghum provide their best bets for the highly anticipated College Football Playoff semifinal matchups.

The No. 1 Alabama Crimson Tide take on the No. 4 Cincinnati Bearcats, and then the No. 2 Michigan Wolverines face the No. 3 Georgia Bulldogs.

Note: Lines courtesy of Caesars Sportsbook (all times Eastern)

Friday, Dec. 31

Goodyear Cotton Bowl Classic: No. 4 Cincinnati Bearcats vs. No. 1 Alabama Crimson Tide (-13.5, 57.5)

3:30 p.m. on ESPN at AT&T Stadium in Arlington, Texas