BRISTOL, TN (WJHL) – Officials from Bristol Motor Speedway and East Tennessee State University’s athletics program held a news conference to reveal more details about the Bucs at Bristol game that will be played on Saturday, September 17 at Bristol Motor Speedway.
The Buccaneers will play Western Carolina University.
The ETSU athletics program said that the price point for the game is a reasonable one for folks in the region. ETSU and BMS hope to break a SoCon record of 21,000 fans this weekend.
ETSU also hopes to break its own record of 13,000 fans at a sporting event.
Also on hand was Food City President Steve Smith. Food City is the title sponsor of this weekend’s game.
Officials also revealed Wednesday afternoon that tickets to the game can be purchased at Food City locations in the region.
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