Also on Monday, the football programs of ETSU and Chattanooga each unveiled The Rail, a trophy that symbolizes Johnson City and Chattanooga’s shared heritage with the railroads.
Austin Herink has been through the highs and lows of ETSU reinstating its football program, but he reached a new summit in Saturday night’s 29-27 win over Furman.
Austin Herink, a three-year starter for ETSU prior to this season, came in the third quarter and rallied the Bucs from a three-touchdown deficit to a 29-27 win over Furman at Greene Stadium on Saturday night.
Furman is next on the schedule for the East Tennessee State football team, but the biggest focus for the Bucs is on themselves.
East Tennessee State won a Southern Conference football game on the road for the first time since 2002, beating Virginia Military Institute 27-24 in a turnover-fest Friday at Foster Stadium.
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.
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.
All you need to know about the importance of this week’s football game is Randy Sanders’ reaction to a question during his weekly news conference.
East Tennessee State overcame a rough start and pulled away from Mars Hill for a 28-7 victory in Randy Sanders’ first game as the Bucs’ coach Saturday night at Greene Stadium.
The Randy Sanders era begins in earnest Saturday night when East Tennessee State’s football team hosts Mars Hill in a nonconference game.