2019 Belk College Kickoff Will Start at 3:30 p.m. on ESPN

Game Set for Saturday, August 31stin Charlotte, Features South Carolina against North Carolina

Charlotte, N.C.– The 2019 Belk College Kickoff will be played at 3:30 p.m. and televised on ESPN, it was announced today by the Charlotte Sports Foundation, owner and operator of the game. The Belk College Kickoff takes place on Saturday, August 31st, at Bank of America Stadium in Charlotte. The University of South Carolina Gamecocks will face border rival the University of North Carolina Tar Heels to open the college football season in Charlotte.

The Belk 2-Game Ticket Packagefor the 2019 college football season is on sale now. Fans may purchase the Belk 2-Game Ticket Package and guarantee the best seats for both the Belk College Kickoffand the Belk Bowl. Tickets may be purchased at www.BelkTickets.com.

Individual tickets for the game will go on sale June 12ththrough Ticketmaster. For more information, please visit www.BelkCollegeKickoff.comor contact the Charlotte Sports Foundation Ticket Office at Tickets@CharlotteSports.org.

The Charlotte Sports Foundation (CSF) is a 501(c)(3) created in 2013 to provide leadership for sports-based initiatives that enhance the economy and quality of life in the Charlotte region. CSF provides unique events and business opportunities around professional, collegiate and amateur sporting events, highlighted by the annual Belk Bowl and the Dr Pepper ACC Football Championship Game, as well as, the Belk College Kickoff Game.


CSF’s regular season football games include the Universities of North Carolina and South Carolina (2019 & 2023), Wake Forest University and the University of Notre Dame (2020), and East Carolina University and Appalachian State University (2021). These efforts are intended to create a positive economic impact in the region, as well, to enhance the quality of life.

The organization’s board of directors is comprised of regional business, industry and civic leaders who have a track record of bringing sports and economic development to the area. Please visit www.CharlotteSports.orgfor more information.



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