Joe Gibbs Racing announced Friday that Cup regular Hamlin will make his first Nationwide start of the season at Texas on Nov. 2. Herring will be behind the wheel Nov. 9 at Phoenix and the finale at Homestead on Nov. 16.
Vickers is sidelined for the rest of the season undergoing treatment for a blood clot. He also drove the No. 55 Sprint Cup car for Michael Waltrip Racing. Elliott Sadler will fill in for the final four races in the top-level series.
Herring has made four Nationwide starts for Joe Gibbs Racing this season, with a pair of top-10 finishes.