North Carolina A&T vs Alcorn State: 2018 Celebration Bowl College football Saturday Dec. 15, at 12:00 PM ET on Mercedes-Benz Stadium, Atlanta, which features a matchup between the North Carolina A&T Aggies and the Alcorn State Braves.
Event: College Football
Team: North Carolina A&T vs Alcorn State
Date: Saturday, December 15, 2018
Game Time: 12:00 p.m. ET
This weekend marks the fourth edition of the Celebration Bowl, an FCS postseason game that pits the winners of the Mid-Eastern Athletic Conference (MEAC) and Southwestern Athletic Conference (SWAC) against one another.
North Carolina A&T is will be making its third Celebration Bowl appearance in the four-year history of the game. They’re also the most successful program to have played in the Celebration Bowl, winning the previous two games they played in.
Since its inception in 2015, the Celebration Bowl pits the MEAC and the SWAC champions against each other. Both Alcorn State and North Carolina A&T met in the inaugural game, which the Aggies won. Although largely composed of different players, the Braves will look to exact a measure of revenge. The Aggies, though, have dominated the early history of this bowl game, winning it both in 2015 and 2017.
Both teams faced at least one FBS school. Alcorn State was rocked by Georgia Tech 41-0, but was more competitive against New Mexico State, losing 52-42. Conversely, the Aggies defeated their only FBS opponent, beating East Carolina 28-23.
College football bowl season kicks off at noon ET Saturday with the 2018 Celebration Bowl, which features a matchup between the North Carolina A&T Aggies At Bookmaker we have the most updated odds for the Celebration Bowl game between North Carolina A&T vs. Alcorn State at Mercedes-Benz Stadium.