Isaiah “Swerve” Scott has a chance to move into contention for the NXT North American championship tonight when he faces champion Roderick Strong in a non-title match. The champion will not want to look past Scott but likely also has Velveteen Dream in the back of his mind.
Updated Lineup for NXT on USA 10/9:
- NXT Cruiserweight Championship
Drew Gulak (c) vs Lio Rush
- WALTER vs KUSHIDA
- Roderick Strong vs Isaiah “Swerve” Scott
Roderick Strong vs Isaiah “Swerve” Scott
This will be just the second time the two have met in any promotion. The first match between the two took place last month on an NXT live tour. Strong defeated Scott in a match at Minnreg Hall in Largo, Florida on September 5th, 2019.