Mitrione will be coming off wins against Joey Beltran, Kimbo Slice, and Marcus Jones.
His challenger Hague recently has a two win-streak over Travis Wiuff via KO and Zak Jensen by TKO (knees).
Also scheduled for UFC Fight for the Troops on the Jan 22 card.
Yves Edwards vs. Melvin Guillard
Matt Mitrione vs. Tim Hague
DaMarques Johnson vs. Mike Guymon
Amilcar Alves vs. Charlie Brenneman
Mike Swick vs. TBA