New ETSU football coach Carl Torbush is shown during the Niswonger Children's Hospital Golf Classic on Monday at The Virginian in Bristol, Va.
BRISTOL, Va. — The Niswonger Golf Classic continues to draw Hall of Fame Hokies and Vols, and now the Niswonger Children’s Hospital fundraiser is generating a few Bucs.
Monday’s gallery of stars at The Virginian Golf Club included Tennessee’s Jason Witten, Phillip Fulmer, Condredge Holloway and Bill Bates, as well as Virginia Tech’s Bruce Smith, Frank Beamer and Dell Curry.
But East Tennessee State had unprecedented presence at the annual event thanks to Atlanta Falcons coach Mike Smith and new Buccaneers football coach Carl Torbush. In fact, Fulmer, who led the search that landed Torbush and continues to aid ETSU football’s reboot, is now representing the Bucs, too.
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