ATHENS, Ga. – The University of Georgia’s Saturday game against Middle Tennessee State has been moved ahead of Florence’s landfall.
The game at Sanford Stadium was originally slated for 7:15 p.m. is now scheduled for a noon kickoff.
Below is the statement from the UGA Athletic Association:
"After extensive evaluation involving the uncertainty of weather conditions on the east coast, and consideration of all constituencies involved including fans, support staff, and law enforcement, the Saturday Georgia-Middle Tennessee State game has been moved from 7:15 p.m. to a 12-noon kickoff in Sanford Stadium.
The game will be televised on ESPN News and will stream live on the ESPN app.
The University of Georgia encourages fans to support disaster relief efforts through the Red Cross by texting “REDCROSS’ to 90999 to donate $10 from your phone, call 1-800-RED CROSS, or going online to https://www.redcross.org/donate/hurricane-florence-donations.html/"
Note, the game will be televised on ESPN News and streamed live on the ESPN app.