Source: Game could draw 160,000

Updated: October 10, 2013, 11:45 AM ET
By Joe Schad | ESPN

The Tennessee Volunteers and Virginia Tech Hokies have agreed to play a football game in 2016 at Bristol Motor Speedway, where a record 160,000 fans could be in attendance, according to a source.

The game is likely to be played on Sept. 10, 2016, the source said.

The Bristol Motor Speedway Commission announced plans for a news conference Monday at the track for what it called a major announcement, but gave no details.

"I can just tell you I'm going to be in Bristol ...

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