College Football

Auburn to take on North Carolina in 2020 Chick-fil-A Kickoff Game

MOBILE, Ala. (WKRG) - On Thursday, it was announced the Auburn Tigers will take on the North Carolina Tar Heels in the 2020 Chick-fil-A Kickoff Game.

The game will take place Saturday, September 12, 2020 at Mercedes-Benz Stadium in Atlanta.

The Tigers and Tar Heels matchup will actually be the third kickoff game to be played that opening week. West Virginia will play Florida State on September 5. Georgia will take on Virginia on Monday the 7th.

It will be the first time in 19 years that Auburn and North Carolina will play in football. Currently, North Carolina holds the series advantage with a 4-2 record against Auburn.

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