Appalachian State Finalizes Vols’ 2016 Opponents

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    With the announcement today that the University of Tennessee and Appalachian State have agreed on a game in Neyland Stadium in 2016, the Vols’ schedule for that season is beginning to take shape. Currently, the only game with a set date in 2016 is Tennessee’s matchup with Virginia Tech in The Battle at Bristol on Saturday, September 10th. Now that all of the opponents are in place, however, it should only be a matter of time before the official schedule is released.

    Outside of the matchup with Virginia Tech, the remaining opponents on Tennessee’s 2016 schedule are as follows:

    2016 non-conference home games:
    -Appalachian State
    -Ohio
    -Tennessee Tech

    2016 SEC home games:
    -Florida
    -Kentucky
    -Missouri, Alabama

    2016 SEC road games:
    -Georgia
    -South Carolina
    -Texas A&M
    -Vanderbilt

    Next year’s schedule is also nearing finalization, as all of next year’s opponents for Tennessee have been selected. Three 2015 games have already been given set dates while the remaining nine are still awaiting confirmation.

    The 2015 schedule is as follows:

    2015 scheduled non-conference games:
    -UAB – September 5th. LP Field, Nashville, TN.
    -Oklahoma – September 12th. Neyland Stadium, Knoxville, TN.
    -North Texas – November 7th. Neyland Stadium, Knoxville, TN.

    2015 non-conference home games:
    -Western Carolina

    2015 SEC home games:
    -Arkansas
    -Georgia
    -South Carolina
    -Vanderbilt

    2015 SEC road games:
    -Alabama
    -Florida
    -Kentucky
    -Missouri

    Houston Kress
    Houston blurs the line between Vol homer and traditional media member while always offering honest opinions and thoughtful insight into what is happening on ‘The Hill’. (This is the part where he wanted to mention that he bleeds orange but he wasn’t sure if that was allowed or not).