Need to Know: Vols and Mizzou at Neyland Stadium
A week after getting a big win over Kentucky, the Vols will welcome Missouri to Neyland Stadium this weekend.
The Vols take on Mizzou at 3:30 p.m. on Saturday, Nov. 17. The game will be televised nationally on CBS. It is the final home game of the season and the Vols will recognize the seniors on the football team, spirit squads, and in the Pride of the Southland Band.
Tennessee (5-5) needs one more win to become bowl eligible this season. The Tigers are already there with a 6-4 record, though both teams are currently 2-4 in the SEC.
There are still tickets available for the game.
Volunteer Village offers pregame festivities for fans of all ages. Located in the Humanities Plaza, Volunteer Village features pregame appearances from Smokey, Junior Smokey, cheerleaders and UT’s dance team.
The Vol Walk will start at 1:15 p.m. (2 hours and 15 minutes before kickoff) at Torchbearer Plaza on Volunteer Boulevard as the members of the football team proceed down Peyton Manning Pass to the stadium.
The Pride of the Southland Band will begin marching at 1:50. The band marches up Volunteer Boulevard past Peyton Manning Pass and crosses the new Pedestrian Bridge before turning onto Middle Drive and then onto Phillip Fulmer Way, stopping to "Salute the Hill" before marching into the stadium through Gate 21.
The Vol Network's Kickoff Call-In Show, hosted by Bob Kesling and Tim Priest, begins 90 minutes before kickoff and airs on the Vol Radio Network. You can watch the broadcast live from the Gate 21 Plaza at the northwest corner of Phillip Fulmer Way and Andy Holt Boulevard, or participate by called 1 (800) 688-8657.
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