This will be the last meeting between the Vols and Razorbacks until 2006. The SEC is going to a new format next fall which will leave Alabama as UT's only non-divisional foe on an annual basis.
Tennessee leads the all-time series with Arkansas 11-2.
Other SEC games scheduled for television coverage on Oct. 5 include Florida at Mississippi (noon EST) and Georgia at Alabama (3:30 EST). There will be no Jefferson-Pilot telecast that weekend.