Interim FAMU AD says MEAC voted for bowl game, waiting on SWAC

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More details are starting to emerge about the proposed MEAC/SWAC Bowl Game. Interim Florida A&M AD Nelson Townsend says the MEAC has voted to send its champion to a bowl game against the SWAC, according to Tallahasee.com’s Jordan Culver.

According to Townsend, the conference winner will be obligated to participate in a televised bowl game instead of the FCS playoffs. Townsend said MEAC teams will be allowed to accept at-large bids.

//platform.twitter.com/widgets.js HBCU Gameday was first to report that the MEAC was considering sending its champion to a bowl game. 

Townsend told Culver that he voted against the bowl game format. He says the MEAC is waiting on the SWAC to vote on the bowl game.

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