Charlotte, N.C. – The Charlotte Sports Foundation today announced the kickoff time and television network for the2017 Belk College Kickoff Game. The NC State Wolfpack will face the South Carolina Gamecocks to open the 2017 college football season in Charlotte, N.C. on Saturday, September 2 at 3:00 p.m., televised nationally on ESPN.
“We are excited to celebrate the start of the 2017 college football season with the Belk College Kickoff Game,” saidWill Webb, Belk Bowl Executive Director. “Both NC State and South Carolina are elite programs with outstanding fan bases. We are proud to have Charlotte play host to this premier event”
Belk 2-Pack Ticket Packages are on sale now at www.belktickets.com. Fans who purchase the Belk 2-Pack will guarantee the same seat location for both the Belk College Kickoff Game and the Belk Bowl.
The 2017 Belk Bowl, celebrating its 16th year, will be played on Friday, December 29th at 1:00 p.m. It features a matchup of teams from the Atlantic Coast Conference against the Southeastern Conference.
Both games are played at Bank of America Stadium, home of the NFL Carolina Panthers, in Uptown Charlotte.