SPARTANBURG, S.C. (July 26, 2016) – The Southern Conference will host its 2016 Football Media Day on Wednesday (July 27) at the Spartanburg Marriott. All nine head coaches and select student-athletes from each school will be on hand to meet the media and preview the upcoming season.
ETSU football head coach Carl Torbush, linebacker Dylan Weigel (Pickerington, Ohio) and running back Falon Lee (Macclenny, Fla.) will represent the Buccaneers.
Southern Conference Commissioner John Iamarino will address the full group prior to the kickoff luncheon and media activities.
The afternoon media session will be streamed live through the Southern Conference Digital Network. All nine head coaches and student-athletes representing each SoCon program will appear on the live stream. The full session will be archived on the SoCon web site.
SoCon Live Stream Schedule
1:00 p.m. – Live Stream Begins
1:15 p.m. – VMI
1:30 p.m. – Samford
1:45 p.m. – Chattanooga
2:00 p.m. – Mercer
2:15 p.m. – The Citadel
2:30 p.m. – ETSU
2:45 p.m. – Western Carolina
3:00 p.m. – Furman
3:15 p.m. – Wofford
Southern Conference Media Day Attendees
The Citadel – Head Coach Brent Thompson, LB Tevin Floyd, OL Kyle Weaver
ETSU – Head Coach Carl Torbush, RB Falon Lee, LB Dylan Weigel
Furman – Head Coach Bruce Fowler, QB Reese Hannon, DB Trey Robinson
Mercer – Head Coach Bobby Lamb, DB Zach Jackson, OL Bret Niederreither
Samford – Head Coach Chris Hatcher, WR Karel Hamilton, LB Tonne Osaigbobo
Chattanooga – Head Coach Russ Huesman, DL Keionta Davis, OL Corey Levin
VMI – Head Coach Scott Wachenehim, LB, Ryan Francis, WR Aaron Sanders
Western Carolina – Head Coach Mark Speir, RB Detrez Newsome, DB Fred Payne
Wofford – Head Coach Mike Ayers, DL Boston Bryant, OL Anton Wahrby
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