In a joint release with the University of Mississippi on Friday, it was announced Middle Tennessee and Ole Miss will meet in football during the 2020 season. The Blue Raiders will receive a guarantee of $1.5 million to play the game.
The Blue Raiders will travel to Oxford on October 24 to face the Rebels for just the second time in school history. MT fell to Ole Miss in Oxford during the 2001 season, 45-17.
Middle Tennessee has played a member of the SEC 26 times since turning I-A (FBS) in 1999 and has faced every team in the league at least once except for Auburn.
Recent Future Schedule Announcements
at Georgia, Sept. 15
at Kentucky, Nov. 17
at Michigan, Aug. 31
vs TSU, Sept. 7
vs Duke, Sept. 14
at Iowa, Sept. 28
at Ole Miss, Oct. 24