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Belk Bowl kickoff set for Dec. 30 at 3:30 p.m.

Georgia Bulldogs split end Jonathon Rumph (18) kisses the championship trophy following the team's victory over the Louisville Cardinals in the Belk Bowl at Bank of America Stadium in Charlotte, NC on Dec. 30, 2014. The Bulldogs defeated the Cardinals 37-14.
Georgia Bulldogs split end Jonathon Rumph (18) kisses the championship trophy following the team's victory over the Louisville Cardinals in the Belk Bowl at Bank of America Stadium in Charlotte, NC on Dec. 30, 2014. The Bulldogs defeated the Cardinals 37-14. jsiner@charlotteobserver.com

The 2015 Belk Bowl, matching college football teams from the ACC and the SEC, has been set for Wednesday, Dec. 30, at 3:30 p.m., the Charlotte Sports Foundation announced.

The game, played annually at Charlotte’s Bank of America Stadium, will be televised nationally on ESPN and is the only game in that time slot.

Single game tickets will go on sale in the fall, but fans can purchase the same seat for the Sept. 3 game between North Carolina and South Carolina and the Belk Bowl as a package by contacting the foundation’s ticket office at Tickets@CharlotteSports.org.

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