There literally may not be a better time to open Lindsey Nelson Stadium to full capacity.
This weekend, when No. 4 Tennessee hosts No. 1 Arkansas for a weekend series, the Vols will be playing in front of a capacity crowd the school announced on Monday.
Tennessee’s Tuesday matchup against Tennessee Tech will be played with attendance restrictions still in place, the school also announced.
While Arkansas is the nation’s No. 1 ranked team, the Vols aren’t far behind as Tennessee is ranked No. 5 in the updated rankings released by Baseball America.
The top five showdown between the two college baseball powers is set to begin on Friday, with the first pitch set for 6:30 p.m. ET.