Saturday, September 25, 2021

BIRMINGHAM, Ala. (Sept. 25, 2021) – The Bucs are in Birmingham, Ala. for the 2021 Southern Conference opener this afternoon, looking to remain undefeated on the season. The Bucs will have to square off against the Samford Bulldogs, a squad that is already 1-0 in league play this fall.

Below are the gameday links (notes, video, audio, stats) for today’s contest.

Game Notes

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Saturday’s game will be broadcast live on ESPN+ with Curt Bloom (PxP), Damian Mitchell (analyst) and Blake Gardner (sideline) providing the call.

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The Buccaneer Sports Network (BSN) will provide ETSU fans with complete pregame, in-game and postgame coverage on the Bucs’ flagship station WXSM-AM 640 and affiliate station 104.9 FM NASH ICON.

The BSN begins its pregame programing one hour and 30 minutes prior to kickoff with the 30-minute-long Tennessee Lottery Tailgate Show, followed by the Randy Sanders Pregame Show serviced by Tommie’s Plumbing which will lead up to 30 minutes prior to kickoff. The Appalachian Orthopaedic Countdown to Kickoff will then lead into the final moments before kickoff.  

The broadcast team of “Voice of the Bucs” Jay Sandos, and color analyst Robert Harper, along with studio hosts Mike Gallagher and Don Helman will provide ETSU fans all the information they need to complement their game-day activities.

At halftime, the crew will have the Zaxby’s Halftime Show, while fans can tune into the Mullican Flooring Post Game Show for a full wrap up, with game statistics, players and coach interviews, and other post-game information. 

Live Stats
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