Let the border battle begin!
On September 10, 2016, Bristol Motor Speedway will transform its iconic short track into a world-class football stadium for the inaugural Battle at Bristol, College Football's Biggest EVER, featuring a border battle between the Virginia Tech Hokies and the Tennessee Volunteers.
We Hear You Hokies!
We Hear You Vols!
Battle at Bristol
What They're Saying
January 28, 2016
The ETSU Department of Intercollegiate Athletics and Bristol Motor Speedway held a joint press conference on Thursday afternoon to announce they have reached an agreement to host ETSU's 2016 Southern Conference football opener at the Last Great Colosseum.
Performance Racing Network to Deliver Live Radio Action from Inaugural Pilot Flying J Battle at Bristol
January 21, 2016
Network to Broadcast University of Tennessee vs. Virginia Tech Game on Sept. 10
January 5, 2016
Frank Beamer was all smiles after the Virginia Tech Hokies where able to hold on for the win 55-52 over Tulsa in the Independence Bowl in Shreveport, LA.
December 15, 2015
With finals and graduation in the rear view mirror, the Volunteers returned to the practice field Monday with one goal on their mind. Tennessee will take on 12th ranked Northwestern Wildcats in the Outback Bowl January 1, in Tampa, Florida.
December 1, 2015
With the Virginia Tech Hokies looking to push their consecutive bowl appearance streak to 23, they needed to beat in-state rival University of Virginia during the Thanksgiving weekend matchup.
November 24, 2015
Pilot Flying J joins Bristol Motor Speedway for the clash between the University of Tennessee and Virginia Tech, "College Football's Biggest Ever" game to be televised on ESPN/ABC
November 17, 2015
Virginia Tech redshirt junior Ken Ekanem and University of Tennessee running back Alvin Kamarahas made some big plays this year, but last week's leading efforts separate them from the rest...
November 3, 2015
Isaiah Ford had his best career game this past Saturday night against ACC rival Boston College. The sophomore wide receiver was able to more than just catch the ball. Ford completed a pass for 14 yards, his first of the season and the second of his career.
October 27, 2015
Hurd gets 92 yards and 1 TD and McMillian runs for career high in this weeks Battle Watch
In this episode we sit down with Bristol Executive Vice President and General Manager Jerry Caldwell after Battle Friday, our on-site one day sale for Battle at Bristol Tickets
October 12, 2015
Virginia Tech's Travon McMillian had one of his biggest games of season to help the Hokies beat ACC foe North Carolina State.
October 5, 2015
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