TOWN have made progress to the second round of the Johnstone's Paint Trophy, without even playing a game.
The Robins have been handed a bye in the first round stage with further details available below.
The draw for Round 1 of the Johnstone's Paint Trophy will be made on Saturday 17th August, live on Sky Sports' Soccer AM programme.
It will be made at approximately 10.30am and will be split into four sections, as below: -
Northern Section - West
Northern Section - East
Southern Section - West
Southern Section - East
Dagenham & Redbridge
Milton Keynes Dons
Meanwhile, the 16 clubs that have been given a bye for Round 1 of this season's Johnstone's Paint Trophy have been confirmed as follows:-
Preston North End
First Round ties to be played during the week commencing 2nd September 2013.