JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (July 27, 2021) – The East Tennessee State University Department of Intercollegiate Athletics officially announced kickoff times on Tuesday morning for the 2021 Season. In addition to the announcement of the kickoff times, ETSU Athletics would like to remind fans that we will be operating at full capacity inside William B. Greene, Jr. Stadium.
ASHEVILLE, N.C. (July 26, 2021) – The Southern Conference Media Day was in full swing on Monday afternoon in Asheville, N.C. and with it came the announcement of the all-conference teams and the preseason polls.
ASHEVILLE, N.C. (July 24, 2021) – The Southern Conference will host the 2021 Media Day on Monday, July 26 at the Biltmore Estate at Amherst at Deerpark in Asheville, N.C.
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SPARTANBURG, S.C. (July 15, 2021) – For the second consecutive day, the ETSU Athletic Department received recognition for its student-athletes, with the Southern Conference Honor Roll being announced on Thursday afternoon. The Bucs placed 249 student-athletes on the 2020-21 list, just shy of the program record 262 selections last year.
As a running joke within the East Tennessee State football program, somebody will point to a player in a photo from 25 years ago and claim it’s Jared Folks, who’s currently starring for the Buccaneers defense.
JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (July 8, 2021) – The first football preseason Top 25 poll has been released and the Buccaneers find themselves sitting in a two-way tie for 23rd on the HERO Sports’ Preseason Top 25. The Bucs are tied with Sacramento State for the 23rd slot and are one of three Southern Conference schools ranked inside the poll.
JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (June 14, 2021) – The Football Championship Subdivision Athletics Directors Association (FCS ADA) has named 54 student-athletes to the 23rd annual Academic All-Star team. Among those 54 student-athletes is junior tight end, Nate Adkins (Knoxville, Tenn.). Adkins was one of five Southern Conference competitors to make the Academic All-Star team.
JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (June 11, 2021) -- East Tennessee State University sophomore kicker Tyler Keltner (Tallahassee, Fla.) was recognized for his strong performances both on and off the field, as he landed a spot on the CoSIDA Academic All-District Team on Friday.