Furman is next on the schedule for the East Tennessee State football team, but the biggest focus for the Bucs is on themselves.
Behind true freshman quarterback Tanner Bernard, Virginia-Wise piled up 625 offensive yards in a 35-20 MEC win over Concord on Saturday.
Ty Chandler rushed for 158 yards, including an 81-yard touchdown, in Tennessee’s 24-0 trouncing of UTEP on Saturday.
In anticipation of lots of rain and wind and just plain ugly weather, several of this week’s games in Southwest Virginia have been moved up a day and will be played Thursday night instead of Friday night.
No. 13 Virginia Tech’s home game against East Carolina is one of this weekend’s three Top 25 football games canceled because of Hurricane Florence.
Statistics suggest Tennessee is doing a better job of avoiding mistakes under new football coach Jeremy Pruitt, but Pruitt sees plenty of room for improvement.
VMI’s football team is in the midst of a 19-game losing streak, and that’s what ETSU coach Randy Sanders says makes this week’s opponent dangerous.
Randy Sanders’ Bucs enter Southern Conference play this week, and nothing the SoCon can throw at them will be as tough as facing an SEC team in front of a hostile crowd at Neyland Stadium.
With his background as a defensive specialist, it should come as no surprise that Jeremy Pruitt’s first win as Tennessee’s football coach was highlighted by a big effort on the defensive end.
Tennessee stormed out of a lightning delay, scoring three touchdowns in less than five minutes, in a 59-3 rout of ETSU on Saturday at Neyland Stadium.
East Tennessee State visited Neyland Stadium on Saturday for its first-ever gridiron meeting with Tennessee. The Vols rolled in their home opener, winning 59-3.
Steven Peoples had two first-half touchdown runs and No. 12 Virginia Tech made quick work of William & Mary in a 62-17 victory Saturday.
The Bucs invade Neyland Stadium on Saturday to take on Tennessee in the first meeting between the schools. It’s been the most anticipated game on ETSU’s schedule since the matchup was announced.
Tennessee offensive tackle Trey Smith knows he may need time to get back to peak form after blood clots in his lungs forced him to miss spring practice.
Josh Jackson threw two touchdown passes, one early and another late, and 20th-ranked Virginia Tech handled No. 19 Florida State 24-3 to spoil Willie Taggart’s debut.