The Southern Intercollegiate Athletic Conference football match-up between Tuskegee University and Albany State University will be held in Phenix City, Al. at Garrett-Harrison Stadium.
TU signed a contract to move the home contest against ASU to the newly rennovated stadium on September 13th. Kickoff is slated for 3 p.m. EST.
Returning college football to Phenix City, officials have trademarked the event the White Water Classic. This marks the return of college football to the stadium following several NCAA Division III National Championship games spanning between 1973-89.
The City spearheaded renovations for Garrett-Harrison Stadium over the last seven years. The third phase of the project to improve the stadium included a new artificial playing surface, fencing and a concrete path around the field. In addition, a scoreboard redesign with a video component, changes tot he press box, new locker rooms and renovation to existing dressing rooms are expected to be installed.