Early Thursday morning, the University of Georgia released a statement concerning the MTSU vs. Georgia game Saturday.
Kickoff was moved to Noon ET/11 CT, due to the uncertainty of the weather and the approaching Hurricane Florence. The schedule change will also affect the television coverage as the game has been moved from ESPN 2 to ESPN News.
Here is the statement from the University of Georgia Athletic Association in its entirety:
|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 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