ETSU places 45 on SoCon Fall Academic All-Conference

SPARTANBURG, S.C. (January 17, 2017) – The Southern Conference on Tuesday announced its Fall Academic All-Conference team with 45 ETSU student-athletes receiving academic all-conference recognition.


ETSU football announce mid-year signees

JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (Jan. 9, 2017) – East Tennessee State University football head coach Carl Torbush and his staff announced Monday that Kaman Cooper Jr. (Warner Robins, Ga.) and Evan Wick (Hallettsville, Texas) have signed their national letter of intent to join the Buccaneer program in January.


Lott invited to College Gridiron Showcase

BEDFORD, Texas (Jan. 4, 2017) – East Tennessee State University senior defensive back Tavian Lott (D’Lo, Miss.) has accepted an invite to the 2017 College Gridiron Showcase, which will be held Jan. 7-11 at Pennington Field in Bedford, Texas.


ETSU football stadium video update

JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (Dec. 19, 2016) – As progress continues to be made on the Football Stadium, the East Tennessee State University Department of Intercollegiate Athletics and Buccaneer Sports Network released a video update on Monday, which gives fans an inside look at the construction of the stadium.


ETSU football announces 2017 schedule

JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (Dec. 19, 2016) – After unveiling its opponent for the 2017 season opener last month, East Tennessee State University football head coach Carl Torbush and his staff announced Monday the Buccaneers’ full schedule, which features six games inside their new on-campus stadium.


Powers to play in FCS National Bowl

DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. (Nov. 28, 2016) – ETSU safety Ryan Powers (Jupiter, Fla.) will represent the Buccaneers in the 2016 FCS National Bowl, which will be played this Sunday, Dec. 4 at Daytona Beach Stadium.


Football places four on all-conference teams

SPARTANBURG, S.C. (Nov. 22, 2016) – The ETSU football team had four Buccaneers earn all-conference honors as the Southern Conference announced its postseason award winners on Tuesday.


Football wraps up season with final weekly press conference

JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (Nov. 21, 2016) – ETSU football wrapped up its 2016 season by holding its end of the year press luncheon on Monday inside the Ward Room from the MSHA Athletic Center.


Jerman tabbed SoCon Special Teams Player of the Week

SPARTANBURG, S.C. (Nov. 21, 2016) – For the second time this season, ETSU sophomore kicker JJ Jerman (Seymour, Tenn.) earned Southern Conference Special Teams Player of the Week honors as the league office announced its weekly award winners on Monday for games played on Nov. 19.