The BEST Episodes of Last Chance U
Every episode ever - ranked by fan votes!
Last Updated: Aug 13, 2020
Elite athletes with difficult pasts turn to junior college football for a last shot at turning their lives around and achieving their dreams.
#1 - It Is What It Is
Season 1 - Episode 6 - Aired Jul 29, 2016
The regular season comes to an explosive end, and the team must deal with the fallout from their actions. The players prepare for life after EMCC.
#2 - Blood Makes the Grass Grow
Season 1 - Episode 5 - Aired Jul 29, 2016
DJ faces choices that will make or break his future. John hopes for a chance to impress Auburn coaches. Bad blood builds in the regular-season finale.
#3 - Homecoming
Season 1 - Episode 4 - Aired Jul 29, 2016
Players, other students and the community prepare for homecoming weekend. Tensions rise at the homecoming game, prompting Buddy to lose his cool.
#4 - Plan B
Season 1 - Episode 3 - Aired Jul 29, 2016
The coaches and players deal with unfamiliar adversity. DJ and others struggle with school. Ollie faces tough times and seeks comfort back home.
#5 - Most Dangerous Game
Season 1 - Episode 2 - Aired Jul 29, 2016
The starting quarterback battle rages on. Brittany worries about the players' academic progress. EMCC's winning streak is threatened by a rival.
#6 - Last Chance U
Season 1 - Episode 1 - Aired Jul 29, 2016
Desperate for an opportunity at a major school, the players at East Mississippi Community College prepare for a season that's crucial to their future.
#7 - Dust in the Wind
Season 3 - Episode 8 - Aired Jul 20, 2018
As a game against rival Coffeyville caps off the regular season, the ICC players and coaches reflect on the season and weigh their next moves.
#8 - Half a Team
Season 2 - Episode 1 - Aired Jul 21, 2017
Buddy makes changes in response to the publicity the show brought to the EMCC program. The Lions are forced to play short-handed in the season opener.
#9 - Garden City
Season 4 - Episode 4 - Aired Jul 19, 2019
Hard feelings from last year rise to the surface in a rematch between ICC and Garden City, as coaches Jason Brown and Jeff Sims butt heads yet again.
#10 - Last Man Standing
Season 2 - Episode 8 - Aired Jul 21, 2017
It's crunch time as the players take finals and weigh scholarship offers while still holding aspirations of winning a national championship at EMCC.
#11 - QB4
Season 5 - Episode 2 - Aired Jul 28, 2020
After 40 years, coach John Beam's legacy in Oakland is unmatched. Injuries lead to an unorthodox solution at QB as Laney looks to get back on track.
#12 - The Curse
Season 2 - Episode 6 - Aired Jul 21, 2017
EMCC hopes to maintain its focus against winless Coahoma, a program tying to overcome a deficiency in talent, facilities and support.
#13 - Jimmys and Joes
Season 3 - Episode 3 - Aired Jul 20, 2018
Bad blood with his old boss fuels Brown's fire as the newly confident Pirates welcome defending national champion Garden City to Independence.
#14 - For My Momma
Season 2 - Episode 5 - Aired Jul 21, 2017
As EMCC prepares for the No. 1 team in the country, defensive linemen Chauncey, Kam and Tim continue their battle to atone for their past actions.
#15 - Hustlers Survive
Season 4 - Episode 8 - Aired Jul 19, 2019
The season finale presents a chance to end the season on a positive note. Markiese makes a big mistake, and Brown faces criticism over a text message.
#16 - Dream U
Season 4 - Episode 1 - Aired Jul 19, 2019
Jason Brown copes with his celebrity status. Bobby Bruce tries to rebound from bad decisions. Brown considers bringing back a polarizing player.
#17 - The Eye in the Skye
Season 4 - Episode 2 - Aired Jul 19, 2019
Bobby gets close with Kailon, who tries to keep Bobby on the right path. Assistant coach Jason Martin talks about moving his family into a dorm room.
#18 - Bigger and Better Things
Season 2 - Episode 7 - Aired Jul 21, 2017
As the state playoffs loom, tensions rise between several players and the coaches. Brittany ponders her future at EMCC.
#19 - Football Saved My Life
Season 2 - Episode 2 - Aired Jul 21, 2017
De'Andre gears up for his first game since he was kicked out of Florida State. Isaiah and his brother open up about their difficult childhood.
#20 - Can't Make the Club in the Tub
Season 2 - Episode 3 - Aired Jul 21, 2017
Brittany and Davern try to motivate Kam on and off the field. Isaiah's health concerns continue into a rivalry game against Itawamba.
#21 - Get Outta Dodge
Season 3 - Episode 4 - Aired Jul 20, 2018
Despite ICC's winning streak, tensions start to boil over as Brown gets fed up with his players and coaches before and during a game in Dodge City.
#22 - The Hangover
Season 4 - Episode 5 - Aired Jul 19, 2019
Jay’s injuries cause him frustration. Malik tries to make the most of his opportunities. Tensions run high after a game against Fort Scott.
#23 - Out of State
Season 3 - Episode 5 - Aired Jul 20, 2018
Brown and his players open up about their upbringings and how their relationships with family -- positive and negative -- shaped who they are today.
#24 - S Show
Season 4 - Episode 6 - Aired Jul 19, 2019
As players and coaches start to prioritize themselves over the team, Brown tries to regain control -- but a sideline outburst proves costly.
#25 - The City
Season 5 - Episode 5 - Aired Jul 28, 2020
Rejzohn discusses a painful memory, then suffers a physical setback. Despite recent success, Laney still feels disrespected by a rival in San Francisco.