SWAC Football Media Day set to be broadcast on SDN
BIRMINGHAM, Ala.- The Southwestern Athletic Conference will host its annual SWAC Football Media Day on Tuesday,July 16 at 10:00 am at the Westin-Birmingham.
— Southwestern Athletic Conference (@theswac) July 12, 2019
The event will be broadcast live on the SWAC Digital Network (SDN) with college football analyst Tiffany Greene and Jay Walker teaming up to host the one-day event.
All ten SWAC head football coaches and two student-athletes from each team will be in attendance to address the media about the upcoming 2019 football season. One-on-one interviews with coaches and student-athletes will begin at 10:00 a.m.
The upcoming season will officially kickoff on Thursday, August 29, when Alabama State travels to Birmingham to face UAB.
— MEAC/SWAC Challenge (@MEAC_SWAC) July 12, 2019
On Saturday, August 31, Jackson State will travel to Atlanta, Ga. to face Bethune-Cookman in the 15th annual MEAC/SWAC Challenge on Labor Day Weekend, Sunday, Sept. 1 at 12 p.m. Details and ticket information can be found on www.meacswacchallenge.com.
The 2019 edition of the Celebration Bowl which features the champions of the MEAC and SWAC will once again kickoffthe College Bowl season on Saturday, December 21 at 12:00 pm EST. The game will be broadcast live on ABC from theMercedes Benz Stadium in Atlanta. More details and ticket information can be found at www.thecelebrationbowl.com.
🚨 Mark your calendars as we celebrate 5 years in 2019! 🚨
— Celebration Bowl (@CelebrationBowl) May 23, 2019
About the SWAC:
The Southwestern Athletic Conference (SWAC) is considered one of the premier HBCU conferences in the country and currently ranks among the elite in the nation in terms of HBCU alumni playing with professional sports teams.
Current championship competition offered by the league includes competition for men in Baseball, Basketball, Cross Country, Football, Golf, Indoor Track and Field, Outdoor Track and Field and Tennis.
Women’s competition is offered in the sports of Basketball, Bowling, Cross Country, Golf, Indoor Track and Field, Outdoor Track and Field, Soccer, Softball, Tennis and Volleyball.
Follow the SWAC For complete coverage of the Southwestern Athletic Conference, please follow the SWAC on social media at @TheSWAC (Twitter), @TheSWAC (Facebook), and @TheSWAC (Instagram) or visit the official home of the Southwestern Athletic Conference at www.swac.org.
(Article and information courtesy of The Southwestern Athletic Conference)