SWAC to carry soccer championship in Jackson, Mississippi

BIRMINGHAM, Ala. (AP) The Southwestern Athletic Convention is transferring its championship sport to a impartial website.

The league introduced Wednesday that the Might 1 sport between Alabama A&M and Arkansas Pine-Bluff can be performed at Veterans Memorial Stadium in Jackson, Mississippi. It was initially scheduled to be performed on the campus of the very best ranked crew.

SWAC Commissioner Dr. Charles McClelland stated the league made the transfer due to COVID-19 cancellations that had instantly affected each groups. He stated the canceled video games would have helped the SWAC decide a bunch college utilizing its tiebreaker coverage.

”With out being able to completely consider each groups utilizing that coverage we felt the one honest and equitable determination that could possibly be made was to maneuver the sport to a impartial website location,” McClelland stated.

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