The 5 Best Outfits for Game Day

For many colleges, the beginning of fall semester means the start of football season! With tailgates, the game itself and the celebratory parties afterward, college football season is not only one of the most exciting times of the year, but also a prime time for collegiettes to bring their fashion A game and show off their killer style. Whether your style is sporty, flirty or classic, or you’re dealing with hot or cold weather, with these outfit ideas, you can root for your team and look amazing doing it.

1. If you want to show your school colors 

Purple cardigan

DailyLook racer back top

Superga round toe sneaker

Gold bangle set


$11 -

While the weather is still warm at the beginning of the semester, you can still get a few more uses out of your favorite summer staples. A neutral-colored crop top, denim shorts and sneakers mean you can rock your school spirit with a cardigan or accessories. Wearing a cardigan in one of your school colors is an easy way to show which team you're rooting for while also staying warm on those cool fall nights.

2. If you want to show your girly side

Topshop sports t shirt

Flared skater skirt

Splendid gray leather boots

There’s no better way to pair sporty and chic than by wearing your team’s jersey with a cute, flouncy skirt in one of your school colors. A skater skirt creates a fun and flirty contrast with the athletic jersey, and after you add some heeled booties, you’ll be the most fashionable one in the stands. On chillier nights, wear some knit tights to stay warm!

3. If you want to show your sporty side

NIKE activewear

Forever 21 military boots

Ralph Lauren embroidered hat

This look is for that sporty girl who is all about cheering for her team. Pick up a tee or tank from your school store and a wear it with a baseball cap in a corresponding color, black leggings and some killer combat boots. Heeled combat boots make this look a little more flirty and feminine and will do wonders for your legs. This is a great go-to look for the no-fuss collegiette who wants her style to be simple and easy but still look good. So go throw on your favorite sports team apparel and cheer on your team to victory!

4. If you’re dealing with cold weather

Jane Norman jumpers sweater


$15 -

Zara vest

ONLY zipper skinny jeans


$42 -

Polo ralph lauren cap

For those collegiettes at northern schools where football season means full-on cold weather, this outfit is for you. You’re fully bundled up in a gorgeous quilted vest, comfy jeans and worn-in riding boots. Show your spirit in a cozy knit hat or infinity scarf in your school colors so there’s no mistake which team you’re cheering for!

5. If you’re dealing with the heat

For those southern collegiettes who get to enjoy the warm weather longer than most, throw on a cute sundress in your school’s colors and your go-to cowboy boots. Keep your hair out of your face on hot days with a crocheted headband. This look is fun for the tailgates before the game, rooting for your team during the game and celebrating their win after because it’s an easy way to look chic while beating the heat!


These outfit ideas will guarantee a major style touchdown this football season, so get geared up and support your team! What are some of your favorite looks to wear during football season?