SoCon to hold Football Media Day on Tuesday
SoCon to hold Football Media Day on Tuesday
Monday, July 17, 2017

SPARTANBURG, S.C. (July, 17, 2017) – The Southern Conference will host its 2017 Football Media Day on Tuesday 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, junior quarterback Austin Herink (Cleveland, Tenn.) and junior defensive lineman Chris Bouyer (Rock Hill, S.C.) will represent the Buccaneers. 

The afternoon media session will be streamed live through the Southern Conference Digital Network, with Pete Yanity serving as moderator for the press-conference style interviews. The full session will be archived on the SoCon website.

Southern Conference Commissioner John Iamarino will be interviewed on the stream to wrap up the day’s activities.

SoCon live stream schedule:
1:10 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
3:30 p.m. – SoCon Commissioner John Iamarino

Stream link:

Southern Conference Football Media Day attendees
The Citadel: Head coach Brent Thompson; Dominque Allen, QB; Kailik Williams, DB
ETSU: Head coach Carl Torbush; Austin Herink, QB; Chris Bouyer, DL
Furman: Head coach Clay Hendrix; Matthew Schmidt, OL Jaylan Reid, DL
Mercer: Head coach Bobby Lamb; Thomas Marchman, OL; Lee Bennett, LB
Samford: Head coach Chris Hatcher; Devlin Hodges, QB; Omari Williams, DB
Chattanooga: Head coach Tom Arth; Alejandro Bennifield, QB; Lucas Webb, DB
VMI: Head coach Scott Wachenheim; Stephen Miller, OL; Allan Cratsenberg, LB
Western Carolina: Head coach Mark Speir; Detrez Newsome, RB; Keion Crossen, DB
Wofford: Head coach Mike Ayers; Brandon Goodson, QB; Tyler Vaughn, DL

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