The Ice Bears wrapped up the 2016-17 regular season with a 4-1 win over Pensacola on Saturday night.
Knoxville will be the 6 seed in the SPHL playoffs and take on Peoria in a best-of-three series.
Evan Neugold scored his first two goals as an Ice Bear in his 11th game with the franchise.
Berkley Scott notched his 12th game-winning goal of the season and Greg Dodds made 35 saves on 36 shots in his first SPHL start.
The Ice Bears travel to Peoria, Illinois for game one of the first round playoff series on Wednesday.
Friday night the series comes to Knoxville for game two at 7:30.
If necessary, game three will be played in Peoria on Saturday.