Tennessee and Cincinnati have agreed contractually to a one-game football matchup in the 2011 season, it was announced Wednesday.
The Vols and Bearcats are set to play Sept. 10, 2011, in Knoxville.
UT previously was scheduled to host Southern Mississippi on that date, but the Golden Eagles asked to move the game to a future season. Tennessee now plays Southern Miss in Knoxville on Sept. 2, 2017.
"We were contacted about the possibility of Southern Miss moving its game to a future year," UT athletics director Mike Hamilton said. "For us, that was contingent on finding a suitable replacement, as Southern Miss is obviously a quality opponent.... read the rest of the story by Subscribing now.