WVVA-TV To Televise Concord University’s Homecoming Football Game

For Immediate Release: 
Oct 10 2017

CONTACT:  Sarah Dalton

Concord University

Office of Advancement

PO Box 1000, Athens, WV 24712

(304) 384-6312, news@concord.edu



After 4 p.m.


Office: 304-384-5211

Cell: 304-320-6405




ATHENS, W.Va. – Concord University’s Oct. 14 Homecoming football contest will be broadcast on WVVA-TV, based in Bluefield, W.Va. The Mountain Lions take on West Virginia State at Callaghan Stadium in Athens with a 1 p.m. kickoff.


During each of the last two seasons, WVVA-TV and Concord have teamed up to broadcast three games. In addition to the games being available on SuddenLink Channel 6 in the Princeton area, each of the three contests during the 2017 season will also be streamed live on wvva.com/live


Along with Concord’s game on Saturday, WVVA-TV will also televise the Oct. 21 game against non-conference foe UNC-Pembroke, and the Nov. 4 contest versus Fairmont State which will be Senior Day. The games against UNCP and FSU will start at 12 noon.




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