SWAC Releases 2015 Football Television Schedule
BIRMINGHAM, Ala. - The Southwestern Athletic Conference released its 2015 football television schedule which includes 12 contests that will spread across six different networks.
Each of the 10 member institutions will either be featured on ABC, ESPN, ESPNU, ESPN3 or NBC. All games are available in the network's standard high-definition.
The defending SWAC champions will open college football’s slate of games Thursday night when Alcorn State travels to Georgia Tech live on ESPN 3. The weekend continues September 5 with Grambling State playing at California on the PAC 12 Network and Alabama A&M facing Cincinnati on ESPN 3.
Arkansas Pine Bluff highlights the weekend September 6 against South Carolina State in the 11th Annual MEAC/SWAC Challenge presented by Disney.
ESPN will begin its coverage of conference play Thursday night when Southern plays at Mississippi Valley State September 10 on ESPNU.
The TV line up concludes with the all new Celebration Bowl December 19 at the Georgia Dome in Atlanta, Ga. The kickoff is set for 11:00 a.m. on ABC.
More games may potentially be added as the season progresses.