SoCon Football Countdown: Bucs Preview 2018 Season
SoCon Football Countdown: Bucs Preview 2018 Season
Wednesday, August 22, 2018

SPARTANBURG, S.C. (Aug. 22, 2018) -- As the 2018 season approaches, the Southern Conference has started its “Countdown to Kickoff” special by previewing each of the nine teams in the league. On Wednesday, the Buccaneers were the featured team in this new segment.

Head coach Randy Sanders, redshirt senior quarterback Austin Herink (Cleveland, Tenn.) and redshirt junior defensive lineman Nasir Player (Columbia, S.C.) sat down with the Buccaneer Sports Network to talk about the upcoming campaign.

The Bucs are 10 days away from opening their season against Mars Hill on Saturday, Sept. 1 inside Greene Stadium. ETSU fans are reminded that they can order season tickets now for the 2018 season by clicking here or by calling the ETSU ticket office at (423) 439-3878. Along with a six-game home schedule that features matchups with Mars Hill (Sept. 1), Furman (Sept. 22), Chattanooga (Sept. 29), Gardner-Webb (Oct. 6), Western Carolina (Oct. 27) and Samford (Nov. 17), the Bucs will also hit the road for the program’s first-ever trip to Neyland Stadium to take on Tennessee on Sept. 8.

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