BIRMINGHAM, Ala. –Anticipating Hurricane Irma hitting South Florida on Saturday, the Alcorn State game versus Florida International University is moving to Legion Field at 6 p.m. Friday.
The neutral site game will be hosted by UAB. It is the first-ever meeting between the Braves and the Panthers. The contest will be airing on 91.7 FM (Lorman, Miss. area) or wprl.org with Charles Edmond on the call.
The game will be free of charge. The ticket office at Alcorn will refund tickets to those who purchased from the Alcorn ticket office. For refunds, please contact the Alcorn Ticket Office at 601-877-6818, 6822, or 6823. The deadline for refunds is Sept. 15, 2017.
Alcorn opened the season last weekend with a 50-21 victory over Miles College at home.