ATLANTA, GA — “North Carolina A&T Aggies wins their 3rd straight Celebration Bowl title in a 64-44 shootout victory over Alcorn State on Saturday,” writes HBCU Gameday‘s Stephen-Michael Thompson Jr. in a detailed game recap:
Heavily debated but anticipated, the Celebration Bowl puts the MEAC champion and SWAC champion in a bowl game atmosphere in Atlanta. Once again, the Celebration Bowl was a gold rush as North Carolina A&T won over Alcorn State, 64-44.
ASU’s Felix Harper went to work early against the Aggie defense. After letting up a field goal early, the Aggies responded. Kylil Carter threw a dart for the Aggies to Elijah Bell for 53-yards, capping a drive where the Aggies took over a minute to drive 65-yards. The Braves came right back, taking only six plays to drive 74-yards for a touchdown. Harper found Chris Blair to finish that drive. Read more via HBCU Gameday.