The Oklahoma Sooners and Tennessee Volunteers are set to meet again.
On Monday, it was announced that the two schools have agreed to a future home-and-home series that will take place in 2020 and 2024.
Oklahoma will host the first game on Sept. 12, 2020, while the Vols welcome the Sooners to Knoxville on Sept. 7, 2024.
We meet again. #Sooners to renew series with Tennessee in 2020 and 2024.
— Oklahoma Football (@OU_Football) April 3, 2017
The two teams previously played a home-and-home series, with Bob Stoops’ Oklahoma side winning both games.
“The Tennessee series renews our commitment to marquee non-conference games,” University of Oklahoma Athletics Director Joe Castiglione said in a statement. “The games in 2014 and ’15 demonstrated a tremendous respect between two storied programs, as well as between a pair of passionate fan bases, and so for the players, coaches and fans, we’re excited to renew this high-profile series.
“In signing the contract for this new series, we worked together to allow for other conflicts. That’s the reason we are not playing in back-to-back seasons.”
Oklahoma’s future non-conference schedule is loaded, with games against powerhouse programs like Ohio State, Michigan, UCLA and LSU.
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