The Braves took home the SWAC Championship at the end of a 9-3 season, finishing with only one conference loss. North Carolina A&T won the MEAC, finishing the ear with a 9-2 overall record that included a 20-17 win over eventual FCS Playoffs qualifier Jacksonville State and a 28-23 win over FBS East Carolina.
Here's what you need to know about Saturday's HBCU National Championship, the Celebration Bowl.
WHAT: Air Force Reserve Celebration Bowl
WHEN: Saturday, Dec. 15; 12 p.m. ET
WHERE: Mercedes-Benz Stadium, Atlanta, GA
ODDS: North Carolina A&T -8, O/U 47.5
HOW TO WATCH: ABC, WatchESPN
PREDICTION: Click Here for Full Breakdown