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SportsCenter to Originate from Air Force Reserve Celebration Bowl

SportsCenter on the Road will originate from the inaugural Air Force Reserve Celebration Bowl at the Georgia Dome in Atlanta on Saturday, Dec. 19, from 9-11 a.m. Jay Harris, Lisa Kerney and Cari Champion will anchor the program along with analyst Jerome Bettis. North Carolina A&T (9-2) of the Mid-Eastern Athletic Conference (MEAC) and Alcorn State (10-3) of the Southwestern Athletic Conference (SWAC) will meet in the game which pits two conference champions from Historically Black Colleges and Universities (HBCU).


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