BRISTOL, TENN. (July 29, 2016) - The ETSU Buccaneers will make their anticipated return to Southern Conference action against Western Carolina University in 50 days.

The longtime SoCon rivals will take to the Last Great Colosseum on Saturday, Sept. 17th with a kickoff scheduled for 1:30 p.m.

"We are extremely excited to announce that the Bucs At Bristol Football game will kickoff at 1:30 p.m.," said Jerry Caldwell, executive vice president and general manager of Bristol Motor Speedway. "With the great traditions ETSU and WCU have, plus the close proximity of each school, this will be a can't miss game for anyone in east Tennessee and western North Carolina."

Tickets for the Bucs At Bristol are now on available starting at $25 per ticket and can be purchased at or by calling the BMS ticket office at (866)-415-4158.

Group pricing is available for any group looking to purchase tickets to the Bucs At Bristol. Groups of 50-99 can purchase tickets for $20 per ticket and groups of 100+ can purchase tickets for $15 per ticket. For more info on group tickets please contact Mironda White at 423-989-6904 or by emailing