The BEST Episodes of Last Chance U

Every episode ever - ranked by fan votes!

Last Updated: Jun 27, 2020

Network: Netflix

"Last Chance U" follows a group of young men training to become the future stars of the NFL. Based at East Mississippi Community College (EMCC), "Last Chance U" takes us on a journey to understand the real men of the gridiron at one of the most successful, but least known athletic programs. Each player has incredible talent and drive to be the best, but each face their own unique struggles both on and off the field. As their season takes an unexpected turn, the methods of this unconventional team are deeply called into question. With much to lose, they are constantly reminded of the stakes.

It Is What It Is

#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.

star 8.59
165 votes
Homecoming

#2 - 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.

star 8.22
175 votes
Blood Makes the Grass Grow

#3 - 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.

star 8.22
171 votes
Plan B

#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.

star 8.00
183 votes
Most Dangerous Game

#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.

star 7.94
227 votes
Dust in the Wind

#6 - 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.

star 7.90
49 votes
Last Chance U

#7 - 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.

star 7.89
283 votes
Half a Team

#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.

star 7.78
94 votes
Garden City

#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.

star 7.74
38 votes
Last Man Standing

#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.

star 7.71
84 votes
The Curse

#11 - 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.

star 7.67
94 votes
Jimmys and Joes

#12 - 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.

star 7.67
51 votes
For My Momma

#13 - 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.

star 7.63
93 votes
Hustlers Survive

#14 - 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.

star 7.61
33 votes
Football Saved My Life

#15 - 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.

star 7.57
93 votes
Can't Make the Club in the Tub

#16 - 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.

star 7.57
92 votes
Bigger and Better Things

#17 - 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.

star 7.57
92 votes
Dream U

#18 - 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.

star 7.56
41 votes
The Eye in the Skye

#19 - 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.

star 7.56
41 votes
Out of State

#20 - 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.

star 7.54
50 votes
Get Outta Dodge

#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.

star 7.48
52 votes
The Hangover

#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.

star 7.47
36 votes
S Show

#23 - 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.

star 7.44
32 votes
Neewollah

#24 - Neewollah

Season 3 - Episode 6 - Aired Jul 20, 2018

The team prepares to play during the town's big annual festival. Bobby struggles to overcome frustration. An ICC student writes a song for the team.

star 7.40
48 votes
Abracadabra

#25 - Abracadabra

Season 3 - Episode 7 - Aired Jul 20, 2018

As the Pirates get ready for a shot at a conference title, recruiters from four-year schools visit and players scramble to get their grades in order.

star 7.35
46 votes