The Virginia Tech football team will play Tennessee at Bristol Motor Speedway in 2016.
Bristol is located halfway between Blacksburg and Knoxville.
The track seats 160,000 fans for a race.
Michigan and Notre Dame currently hold the record for the largest crowd to ever watch a college football game, as over 115,000 fans were in attendance at their game earlier this season.
Virginia Tech and UT squared off in the Chick-fil-A Bowl in 2009.
Their last regular season meeting came in 1937.
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