MEAC/SWAC Challenge tickets now on sale
ATLANTA, Ga. – Tickets for the 2018 MEAC/SWAC Challenge are on sale now. The 14th annual matchup will showcase the North Carolina Central Eagles of the Mid-Eastern Athletic Conference (MEAC) against the Prairie View A&M University Panthers of the Southwestern Athletic Conference (SWAC).
Kickoff is set for Noon ET/11 a.m. CT at Georgia State Stadium in Atlanta, Ga. on Sunday, Sept. 2.
The game is slated to be nationally televised on ESPN2.
Tickets to the MEAC/SWAC Challenge can be purchased through Ticketmaster online, by calling 800-745-3000 or through each schools’ ticket office. Tickets start at just $15 plus applicable fees and taxes.
The yearly event, which features teams from two prominent Historically Black Colleges and Universities (HBCU), will bring fans to Atlanta over Labor Day Weekend for the start of college football season. The event will provide a book-end to the annual Celebration Bowl, which concludes the season with the MEAC and SWAC champions meeting at Atlanta’s Mercedes-Benz Stadium.
Fans traveling to the game can take advantage of special rates at Atlanta area hotels. More information regarding exact locations and rates can be found on the official event website.
The MEAC/SWAC Challenge is owned and operated by ESPN Events, a division of ESPN. For more information about the MEAC/SWAC Challenge, or to join the event’s following on Facebook and Twitter, visit the event’s official website at www.meacswacchallenge.com.