The news was not great, but we have the weight classes for the next season of The Ultimate Fighter.

Currently, welterweights are set to be seen beginning September 14 on TUF 16. The coaches will be Shane Carwin and Roy Nelson.

Well, the UFC went ahead and announced that middleweights and light heavyweights will be featured on TUF 17, with the tryout date set for September 17 in Las Vegas.

No other information was made public by the promotion. They did mention an early 2013 time frame for airing the season on FX.