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UGA moves kickoff to noon versus MTSU ahead of Hurricane Florence

September 13, 2018 - 10:37 am

The University of Georgia has moved the start time of its Saturday game versus Middle Tennessee State University to get ahead of the impending storm results from Hurricane Florence. Kickoff has been rescheduled from 7:15 p.m. ET to noon.

Here's the official release from the University of Georgia 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: