THE FLATS – Georgia Tech football’s 2020 sport as opposed to Notre Dame will be played at Tech’s Bobby Dodd Stadium alternatively of nearby Mercedes-Benz Stadium, Georgia Tech and AMB Sports + Amusement (AMBSE) introduced on Thursday.
In addition to saying that this season’s Ga Tech-Notre Dame recreation would be played at Bobby Dodd Stadium, Ga Tech and AMBSE also announced that its initial five-yr sequence for the Yellow Jackets to host a person game each year at Mercedes-Benz Stadium from 2020-24 has been extended to 6 years. The Jackets will now host one particular game for every year at MBS each individual yr from 2021 via 2026.
Georgia Tech will participate in one particular recreation for each year at Mercedes-Benz Stadium from 2021 by way of 2026.
This season’s GT-ND matchup was moved to Bobby Dodd Stadium to increase overall flexibility in just Ga Tech’s 2020 agenda, as dates have nonetheless to be decided for the Atlantic Coastline Conference’s new 10-activity conference slate, which was announced on Wednesday. As part of that announcement, it was confirmed that Notre Dame will continue to be on Tech’s 2020 home plan. The matchup will be a convention recreation, as Notre Dame will engage in a full ACC program and be qualified to qualify for the ACC Championship Game in 2020.
“I’m saddened for this year’s team that they will not have the option to open up our annual series at Mercedes-Benz Stadium, but I’m appreciative of our administration and the leaders at AMB Sporting activities + Amusement for currently being so versatile specified the unique circumstances of this season,” Georgia Tech head coach Geoff Collins mentioned. “The fantastic information is that rather of a 5-yr collection, we now have a 6-year collection to host one particular sport each and every period at Mercedes-Benz Stadium from 2021 by means of 2026. It is a excellent honor for our software to be the only group in university soccer that is guaranteed to participate in at minimum just one recreation each time in the premier soccer facility in the globe, which just occurs to be situated fewer than 1 mile from our campus. It is an chance that our existing and upcoming scholar-athletes are enthusiastic about.”
Georgia Tech will now open its “Mayhem at MBS” sequence with a activity against a yet to be established Atlantic Coast Convention opponent in 2021 (the opponent and day will be announced immediately after Georgia Tech’s 2021 ACC schedule is finalized early following yr). The series includes Tech internet hosting Clemson in the Chick-fil-A Kickoff Video game on Monday, Sept. 5, 2022, and welcoming Notre Dame to MBS on Oct. 19, 2024. Opponents and dates for the Yellow Jackets’ 2023, ’25 and ’26 contests at MBS will be determined at a afterwards day.
“We are genuinely fired up that we have been in a position to function with our partners at Georgia Tech to extend our settlement a different 12 months into the 2026 football season and glimpse ahead to welcoming Coach Collins and the Yellow Jackets again to Mercedes-Benz Stadium future period,” claimed Tim Zulawski, main earnings officer for AMB Athletics + Amusement.
The GT-ND recreation will remain a element of Ga Tech’s 2020 season ticket package. For the most recent details on 2020 period tickets, season ticket members really should reference the e mail they received from the Ga Tech athletics ticket business office earlier this week or get in touch with their account consultant. Atlanta Falcons season ticket members that acquired tickets by means of Mercedes-Benz Stadium will obtain a refund to their account within the upcoming 30 days.
Georgia TECH Football – MAYHEM AT MBS Sequence
All game titles hosted by Georgia Tech at Mercedes-Benz Stadium
2021 – Opponent/date TBD
2022 – Sept. 5 vs. Clemson (Chick-fil-A Kickoff Recreation)
2023 – Opponent/day TBD
2024 – Oct. 19 vs. Notre Dame
2025 – Opponent/date TBD
2026 – Opponent/date TBD
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