Lincoln Memorial University has purchased an 11-acre site in West Knox County to accommodate future growth, a spokesperson confirms.

The property is located near Pellissippi Parkway on Cogdill Road.

According to documents filed with the county, LMU purchased the land and three buildings for $7.5 million.

LMU says it won't announce its plans for the property until after its full board meeting later this spring.

A spokesperson for the university said they won't be ready to announce plans for the land until the university's board of trustees meets later this spring.