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UT Orange and White Game set for April 25

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KNOXVILLE (WBIR) -

(WBIR) - Tennessee's defense will take on its offense in the annual Orange and White Game at Neyland Stadium on Saturday, April 25, 2015.

This date marks the latest Orange and White Game since 1996, according to a release from the University of Tennessee Athletics Department.

Last year's Orange and White Game had the second-largest crowd, with 68,548 in attendance, for a spring game in UT history. The record of 73,801 was set back in 1986, following the Vols' Sugar Bowl win. Butch Jones also has the third-largest crowd for the Orange and White Game to boast. In his first Orange and White Game in 2013, a crowd of 61,076 came to Neyland Stadium.

Spring practice for the Volunteers begins March 24. Tennessee will have 15 practices, concluding with the Orange and White Game on April 25.

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