How many BCS bowl games are there?
Since the start of the Bowl Championship Series or the BCS in 1998, a total of 47 BCS games have been played. Each BCS season from 1998 up to 2005 consisted of 4 games each. Since 2006 each BCS season played out with 5 games. The most recent BCS game to be held was the 2010 National BCS Championship Game in January 2010.