App State, Georgia Southern to join Sun Belt this week

Michael Bragg

Appalachian State University officials will accept an invitation to the Sun Belt Conference as early as Wednesday, March 28, according to an article on the Winston-Salem Journal’s website

Georgia Southern is also reported to move to the Sun Belt in order to keep the rivalry between the Mountaineers and the Eagles, according to CBS Sports. Both teams will join for the 2015 season.  

“We’re aware of the reports that are out there but can’t confirm or deny their accuracy at this time,” said Mike Flynn, the assistant athletic director.

 Stay tuned for updates at The App Sports Twitter account

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