BIRMINGHAM, Ala. – The Birmingham-Southern football team is set to host Huntingdon College in the first round of the 2021 NCAA Division III Football Championship this upcoming Saturday November 20. Kick off is set for noon local time. This is the first time in program history BSC will both host and play in an NCAA Championship Playoff game. The Panthers received a Pool C (at-large) bid after finishing 9-1 Overall and 6-1 in the Southern Athletic Association.
The Panthers will host in-state rival and USA South champion Huntingdon College. Huntingdon finished 8-2 Overall and 8-0 in USA South play. This will be the 12th meeting all-time between the two schools with BSC holding a 7-4 edge. The last time the Hawks and Panthers met on the gridiron was earlier in the 2021 season with BSC winning 48-9.
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