Two 12-0 football teams will play tonight at Blankenship Field for the first time in school history.
The Class 5A quarterfinal game between Oak Ridge and Rhea County starts at 7 p.m.
Wildcats coaches are asking fans to help fill up Jack Armstrong Stadium for the historic game between two undefeated teams.
Oak Ridge beat Cleveland last week 10-6 in a close second-round game capped by a nerve-wracking goal-line defensive stand for the Wildcats with about 30 seconds left in the game.
The Golden Eagles beat Ooltewah 47-14 in another second-round game last week.
The winner of tonight’s game will advance to the semifinals on November 28 and take on the winner of South-Doyle and Knoxville West.
If Oak Ridge wins tonight, it would go 13-0 for only the third time in school history and for the first time since 1994.
Tailgating starts at 4:30 p.m. tonight, and the Walk of Champions is at 5:30.
Here’s the 2014 Division I BlueCross Bowl Class 5A football playoff bracket: