WEC featherweight champion Mike Brown will square off with Leonard Garcia in his first defense of the 145-pound title.
MMAJunkie.com confirmed the matchup over the weekend and both fighters are set to sign official agreements soon.
The bout will headline a March event that is likely to take place in Florida.
Brown (20-4), a winner of eight-straight, earned the title with a first-round TKO of Urijah Faber. Garcia (12-3) most-recently posted back-to-back first-round TKOs of Hiroyuki Takaya and Jens Pulver.