FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
GEORGIA AT SOUTH CAROLINA GAME MOVED TO SUNDAY DUE TO HURRICANE MATTHEW
BIRMINGHAM, Alabama (October 6, 2016) – The Georgia at South Carolina football game scheduled for Saturday night in Columbia has been moved to Sunday at 2:30 p.m. ET due to Hurricane Matthew, it was announced Thursday. The game will air on the SEC Network.
“Due to the potential impact of the hurricane on Columbia and the surrounding area, it is in the best interest of safety to play the game on Sunday rather than Saturday night,” SEC Commissioner Greg Sankey said. “I appreciate the cooperation of the schools who worked closely to make the appropriate operational adjustments in order to accommodate this change in the schedule.”