The Charlotte Sports Foundation (CSF) announced today Belk will be the title sponsor of the 2015 football game between the University of North Carolina Tar Heels and the University of South Carolina Gamecocks in Charlotte, N.C. The 2015 Belk College Kickoff will be held at Bank of America Stadium Thursday, September 3, with the opening kickoff set for 6:00 p.m. and televised nationally by the ESPN family of networks.
Belk also serves as the title sponsor of the Belk Bowl, which is hosted in Charlotte and features teams from the Southeastern Conference and Atlantic Coast Conference facing off as part of college football’s bowl season.
“College football is at the heart of Southern lifestyle and Belk is excited to partner with the Charlotte Sports Foundation as the title sponsor of the Belk College Kickoff Game,” said Jon Pollack, Belk’s Executive Vice President of Sales Promotion, Marketing and eCommerce. “The Belk College Kickoff Game is a great opportunity to engage fans and customers in the Southeast, as well as celebrate and support the Charlotte community.”
“We are excited to expand our partnership with Belk to bring top-level college football games to Charlotte,” said Will Webb Executive Director of the Charlotte Sports Foundation. “We can’t wait for the Tar Heels and Gamecocks to take the field, and their fans to experience our great city.”
Tickets for the game go on sale June 2, and can be purchased at BelkTix.com. For more information, please contact the Charlotte Sports Foundation’s Ticket Office at Tickets@CharlotteSports.org.