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July 30, 2015 Golden Eagle fans beat the heat at Sparta Purple Pride Caravan Not even the burning summer heat could keep Tennessee Tech fans from making their way out to the Sparta Walmart Thursday evening, as the TTU athletics department hosted yet another of its largely popular Purple Pride Caravans.
July 27, 2015 Four Golden Eagle golfers named Cleveland Golf/Srixon All-America Scholars by GCAA Four members of the Tennessee Tech men’s golf team have been recognized as Cleveland Golf/Srixon All-America Scholars for 2014-15 by the Golf Coaches Association of America (GCAA).
July 24, 2015 History and tradition await Tech women's golf team for 2015-16 fall season With as many returning players as the Tennessee Tech women's golf team has for the 2015-16 season, it comes as little surprise that the fall schedule for the upcoming year looks quite familiar to those of the past few seasons as head coach Polk Brown released the slate for the women's squad.
July 24, 2015 2015-16 fall schedule presents new challenges for Golden Eagle men's golf team With the 2015-16 season creeping closer and closer, Tennessee Tech men's golf head coach Polk Brown has released the fall schedule for the upcoming year. Several new events highlight the men's fall season, a break away from many of the traditional events the Golden Eagle squad has participated in the past few years.
July 23, 2015 After the rain, sun shines bright on Crossville Purple Pride Caravan What began with a downpour cleared into a sunny afternoon as the Purple Pride Caravan celebrated National Hot Dog Day at the Crossville Walmart Thursday.
July 23, 2015 Annual Football Photo Day set for Thursday, Aug. 6 in Tucker Stadium Fans, families and friends are invited to Tucker Stadium on Thursday, Aug. 6, for the football team’s annual Photo Day, which will take place on Overall Field from 10-11:30 a.m.
July 22, 2015 Tech basketball, golf, baseball players in the summertime news Catching up with some of the events over the summer, former Golden Eagle basketball and baseball players, along with current men's and women's golf team members, are in the summertime headlines.
July 21, 2015 Golden Eagle fans take advantage of weather at Hometown IGA in Cookeville at Purple Pride Caravan It was a perfect day to be outside Tuesday and the local fans of Cookeville made sure to take advantage of the great weather by producing a great turnout at the third Purple Pride Caravan of the year at the Hometown IGA.
July 20, 2015 Goff preseason all-OVC, Golden Eagles picked seventh in preseason poll Linebacker Tra'Darius Goff is on the preseason all-OVC team and Tennessee Tech is picked for seventh place in the 2015 Ohio Valley Conference race in the preseason poll announced Monday at the league's annual Media Day in Nashville.
July 20, 2015 Purple Pride Caravan visits Cookeville Tuesday, Crossville on Thursday The Tennessee Tech Purple Pride Caravan visits with fans in Cookeville Tuesday afternoon and Crossville on Thursday, each beginning at 5 p.m. Fans and future fans are invited to enjoy free hot dogs and Pepsi products and find out about Golden Eagle athletics.
July 19, 2015 Renaissance Man: Jones took advantage of his opportunities at Tech Marty Jones gathered plenty of honors and awards during his career on the Tennessee Tech football team, plus three degrees. Now he can add 2015 Man of the Year to his list.
July 22, 2015 Volleyball coach featured on national website about his success with Golden Eagles Tennessee Tech volleyball coach Dave Zelenock was featured recently on a national website with an in-depth interview about redirecting the fortunes of the Golden Eagle program.
July 17, 2015 Men's cross country program adds three signees from Kenya Tennessee Tech cross country and track coach Wayne Angel has announced the addition of three incoming freshmen signees who will run for the Golden Eagles beginning this fall, all hailing from the same region in Kenya.
July 17, 2015 Golden Eagles All-Academic Team, three receive Scholar-Athlete Awards from ITA The Tennessee Tech University tennis team has been named a 2015 All-Academic Team and three Golden Eagles are Scholar-Athlete Award winners, announced this week by the Intercollegiate Tennis Association (ITA).
July 16, 2015 Tech fans enjoy sunshine and smiles at Smithville Purple Pride Caravan The heat and sun did not scare away the residents of Dekalb County on Thursday afternoon as the Tennessee Tech Athletics contingent brought the Purple Pride Caravan to the Smithville Walmart. Smiling faces were everywhere to be seen.
July 16, 2015 Tech Athletics announces finalists for 2015 Man of the Year honor The Tennessee Tech University Athletic Department has announced the names of seven finalists for the school’s 2015 Man of the Year Award, with the winner to be announced Sunday.
July 16, 2015 Golden Eagle Lee Whitehead qualifies for U.S. Amateur, Aug. 17-23 in Chicago Former Tennessee Tech golfer Lee Whitehead qualifies for U.S. Amateur Championship in Chicago, August 17-23.
July 13, 2015 Three Golden Eagle golfers named All-American Scholars by WGCA Tennessee Tech golfers Meagan Williamson, Anna Cunningham and Lydia Triplett have been recognized as All-American Scholars for 2014-15 by the Women’s Golf Coaches Association (WGCA).
July 13, 2015 Purple Pride Caravan reaches out to Smithville fans Thursday The Tennessee Tech Purple Pride Caravan makes its second stop of the summer at the Smithville Walmart Thursday afternoon at 5 p.m. Fans and future fans are invited to enjoy free hot dogs and Pepsi products and find out about Golden Eagle athletics.
July 12, 2015 Katie Phillips achieved balance to rise to the top Katie Phillips has been selected from among a field of seven finalists as Tennessee Tech Athletics NCAA Woman of the Year for 2015.
July 9, 2015 Regular season finale vs. Tigers added to Tech's national games Tennessee Tech's regular season finale on Saturday, Nov. 21, is the latest of the Golden Eagle games to draw national attention. It will be aired by American Sports Network, with a 2:30 p.m. kickoff time.
July 9, 2015 Tech Athletics announces finalists for 2015 NCAA Woman of the Year award The Tennessee Tech University Athletic Department has announced the names of seven finalists for the school’s 2015 Woman of the Year Award, with the winner to be announced Sunday.
July 9, 2015 Tech fans enjoy excitement at Gainesboro Purple Pride Caravan Beautiful weather complimented the buzz of excitement surrounding the first Purple Pride Caravan of the year Thursday evening, as residents and fans from Jackson County joined in the fun at the Gainesboro Save-A-Lot.
June 12, 2015 Former football players invited to annual Alumni Golf Classic, July 17-18 Former Tennessee Tech football players are invited to gather on July 17-18, for the team's annual Alumni Golf Classic at the Cookeville Golf Club. In addition to golf on Saturday, the event will also feature a Friday night barbecue.
July 8, 2015 Cross country schedule pits Tech runners against region's top opponents Five regular season meets that will put Tennessee Tech’s cross country runners on the course against some of the elite teams throughout the region make up the 2015 schedule announced this week by coach Wayne Angel.
July 7, 2015 Golden Eagle football game at Murray State to be aired in ASN package The Tennessee Tech football team has added another contest picked up for national coverage. The American Sports Network has tabbed the Golden Eagle game at Murray State on Sept. 26 among it's six-game package of OVC games.
July 7, 2015 Hall of Fame linebacker Dana Winningham passes away The Tennessee Tech athletics family said goodbye last week to a member of the TTU Sports Hall of Fame, with the passing of former linebacker Dana Winningham at the age of 62.
July 1, 2015 Golden Eagle home game vs. UT Martin to be aired as part of ESPN3/OVC package Tennessee Tech's home game against UT Martin on Saturday, Oct. 3, has been selected as the third of eight games in the package of OVC games to be aired by ESPN3. Kickoff is at 6 p.m. with several special events planned.
July 1, 2015 Tech Student-Athlete Advisory Committee announced its newest officers for 2015-16 The Tennessee Tech Student-Athlete Advisory Committee, or as it is more often called SAAC, announced its newest officers who will serve in a variety of roles for the upcoming 2015-16 school year.
June 30, 2015 Tech Athletics adds Willy Peterson as Sports Technology Coordinator Willy Peterson, who has served most recently as the video coordinator of the San Jose Sabercats of the Arena Football League, has joined the Tennessee Tech Athletics staff as Sports Technology Coordinator.
June 30, 2015 FCS ADA: Golden Eagle football tops all OVC teams in 2014 APR For the second consecutive year, the Tennessee Tech football team has achieved the highest APR in the Ohio Valley Conference, receiving honors from the Football Championship Subdivision Athletics Directors Association (FCS ADA).
June 30, 2015 Tech signs 15 standouts for women's cross country, track & field teams Tennessee Tech coach Wayne Angel has signed 15 newcomers, hailing from seven states and around the world, to serve as building blocks for the Golden Eagle cross country and track & field teams.
July 7, 2015 Gainesboro hosts first Purple Pride Caravan of the year Thursday afternoon The first of 10 stops for Tennessee Tech's Purple Pride Caravan will be Thursday afternoon in Gainesboro, when Awesome Eagle and friends visit the Save-A-Lot in Jackson County.The event gets underway at 5 p.m. and the public is invited to visit with Tech coaches, enjoy free hot dogs and a Pepsi products, and find out about Golden Eagle athletics.
June 30, 2015 OVC announces eight game football 'Game of the Week' package on ESPN3 The Ohio Valley Conference has announced an eight-game football "Game of the Week" package that will be carried exclusively on ESPN3 this fall.
June 29, 2015 Deadline is Tuesday: Nominations for Tech Sports Hall of Fame Fans hoping to submit nominees for the Tennessee Tech Sports Hall of Fame for 2015 have until the end of the day Tuesday (June 30) to get names and information turned in for consideration.
June 28, 2015 Tennis standout Alex Arovin selected as Tech's Outstanding Male Athlete of the Year Named the OVC Player of the Year and leading his team to the conference championship were two of the primary factors in Alex Arovin being selected as Tennessee Tech's Outstanding Male Athlete of the Year for 2014-15.
June 26, 2015 Dunn captures 83rd Tennessee Women's Amateur Championship Fans of the Tennessee Tech women’s golf program got a sneak peak of what’s to come from its newest member Friday morning, as incoming sophomore Allyson Dunn captured the 83rd Tennessee Women’s Amateur Championship.
June 25, 2015 Tech announces 10 finalists for 2014-15 Outstanding Male Athlete In search of the university’s Outstanding Male Athlete for 2014-15, the Tennessee Tech Athletics Awards Committee has announced a list of 10 finalists for the honor. The winner will be announced Sunday.
June 25, 2015 A collection of headlines and stories from around the region From time to time, the Tennessee Tech Sports Information staff will compile a notebook of items we've found that might be of interest to Golden Eagle fans.
June 25, 2015 Taking on the majors: Tech video operation receives national acclaim with SVG nomination The Tennessee Tech Athletics video operations staff has received national recognition with a nomination for an SVG Award. The Golden Eagle Sports Network continues to produce top-notch video in support of team, student-athletes.
June 25, 2015 Golden Eagles add ETSU transfer Dunn to complete 2015-16 roster Tennessee Tech golf coach Polk Brown put the finishing touches on the team for the upcoming season recently, finalizing the 2015-16 roster with the addition of East Tennessee State transfer Allyson Dunn.
June 25, 2015 Q&A with Golden Eagle soccer coach Steve Springthorpe With the Women's World Cup taking center stage these days, it's a good time to look back at an interview with Tennessee Tech soccer coach Steve Springthorpe. The interview by Dylan Vazzano first appeared in the March/April edition of Tech's unlimited magazine.
June 24, 2015 Murphy urges young players to 'chase their dream' Former Tennessee Tech basketball great Kevin Murphy returned to the Eblen Center to address campers at the Steve Payne Basketball Camp with one message. To 'chase their dreams'.
June 23, 2015 Soccer to play bulk of its matches at home as Golden Eagles announce 2015 schedule Smack dab in the middle of the summer months, excitement is already stirring for the newest chapter of Tennessee Tech soccer thanks to the release of the 2015 schedule.
June 21, 2015 Ace: Liberatore chosen Tech's Outstanding Female Athlete of 2015 Danielle Liberatore, the sophomore ace for the Tennessee Tech softball team, was a leader, a workhorse, a team player, and, by the end of the year, a champion.
June 20, 2015 Deadline nearing for submitting Tech Sports Hall of Fame nominations The deadline for nominating individuals for consideration to be inducted into the Tennessee Tech Sports Hall of Fame in 2015 is approaching fast -- the deadline is Tuesday, June 30. The Hall of Fame Dinner will be held during Homecoming festivities.
June 19, 2015 Soar With Us: Purple Pride covers the region with July, August Caravans July and August will bring back the popular Purple Pride Caravans around the region, with 10 stops geared to raise excitement for the upcoming sports year at Tennessee Tech. Every caravan is free and fans are encouraged to participate.
June 18, 2015 Tech announces 10 finalists for 2014-15 Outstanding Female Athlete In search of the university’s Outstanding Female Athlete for 2014-15, the Tennessee Tech Athletics Awards Committee has announced a list of 10 finalists for the honor. The winner will be announced Sunday.
June 17, 2015 Tech soccer adds freshman forward Dani Robb to 2015 roster With the start of the Tennessee Tech soccer season rapidly approaching, the Golden Eagles are in the midst of putting the finishing touches on the 2015 roster as the program is proud to announce the signing of Dani Robb, an incoming freshman forward out of Papillion, Neb.
June 17, 2015 Golden Eagle student-athletes top 3.0 for 13th consecutive semester For the 13th consecutive semester – every semester since spring 2009 - Tennessee Tech’s student-athletes have teamed up to top 3.0 for their combined grade point average (GPA).
June 15, 2015 President's Awards for 2015 go to 13 top-notch student-athletes Thirteen student-athletes have been chosen as the outstanding representative of their teams at Tennessee Tech University and are the winners of the 22nd annual President’s Awards, presented by the TTU Athletics Dept.
June 12, 2015 2015 Volleyball schedule headlined by first home tournament in over a decade Tennessee Tech volleyball head coach Dave Zelenock has announced the team's 2015 schedule, which looks to challenge a young Golden Eagle squad. The season will open with four non-conference tournaments, including the first home tournament in over 10 years, where Tech will challenge a host of opponents from 11 different conferences, including the tough Southeastern Conference.
June 12, 2015 New facility, travel upgrades already paying dividends for Golden Eagle golf programs To any astute observer who may have noticed the rapid rise in success of the Tennessee Tech golf programs this past year, it comes as no surprise to the man at the head of both the men’s and women’s golf teams. The additions of an indoor putting and chipping facility and brand new Mercedes travel van have brought the Tennessee Tech programs to another level in terms of improved facilities and travel.
June 10, 2015 Philadelphia Phillies select All-American Bosheers in 15th round of 2015 MLB Draft For the eighth consecutive year, a member of the Tennessee Tech baseball team heard his name among those called throughout the Major League Baseball First-Year Player Draft.
June 7, 2015 Pair of eagles lift pair of former Golden Eagles to Scramble championship Former Golden Eagle teammates Johnathan Cox and Polk Brown scored eagles on the final two holes Sunday to claim the championship flight of the 2015 Pepsi Bobby Nichols Golden Eagle Scramble presented by Budweiser.
June 4, 2015 Tech's Larry Schreiber on College Football Hall of Fame ballot Former Tech runningback Larry Schreiber is listed on the FCS ballot for the National Football Foundation (NFF) College Hall of Fame. Golden Eagle fans can become members and vote vote. The deadline for voting is June 20.
June 4, 2015 Seating project moving along in Eblen Center It's standing Room Only inside Tennessee Tech's Eblen Center...for the time being, anyway. Crews are almost finished removing all of the old seats from the venue, and will soon begin installing all-new seats.
June 4, 2015 Athletic Director’s Honor Roll at 200 mark for spring semester For the 10th time in the past 12 semesters, Tennessee Tech’s Athletic Director’s Honor Roll for the 2015 spring semester has hit the 200-name plateau. The list recognizes those students in athletics who achieved grades of 3.0 or higher for the semester.
June 3, 2015 Chambers, Flick earn Louisville Slugger Freshmen All-American nods from Collegiate Baseball newspaper The future certainly looks bright for the Tennessee Tech baseball team, particularly after Collegiate Baseball newspaper named both Chase Chambers and Ryan Flick to its 2015 Louisville Slugger Freshmen All-American Team Tuesday afternoon.
June 2, 2015 Softball Summer Mini-Camp at Tech postponed until August 7-9 The Championship Softball Summer Mini-Camp at Tennessee Tech, originally scheduled for next week, has been postponed until August 7-9.
June 1, 2015 Golden Eagle opener at Houston to be aired on ESPN3 Tennessee Tech's 2015 football season will open in grand fashion with a national -- potentially worldwide -- viewing audience as the Sept. 5 Golden Eagles opener at the University of Houston will be aired by ESPN3.
May 29, 2015 Tennessee Tech volleyball earns High Honorable Mention for strength of the recruiting class COOKEVILLE, Tenn. – The 2015 signing class for the Tennessee Tech volleyball program recently earned High Honorable Mention for strength of the recruiting class by PrepVolleyball.com.
May 28, 2015 Golden Eagle baseball team ranks among most consistent clubs in Ohio Valley Conference A true measure of sustained success is consistency, and no baseball team has had a higher consistent finish in the final standings of the Ohio Valley Conference over the past seven years than the Tennessee Tech baseball program.
May 27, 2015 NCAA Report: All 14 Tech teams comfortably achieve APR standard; Two top the OVC Make it six consecutive years that all 14 of Tennessee Tech athletic teams comfortably exceeded the national standard for the the NCAA multi-year Athletic Progress Rate (APR), according to the annual NCAA report announced Wednesday.
May 27, 2015 Golden Eagle Baseball School to host two summer camps beginning in June One of the best baseball camps around is back and better than ever as the Golden Eagle Baseball School continues to hold open registration for two June camps.
May 27, 2015 Robertson, Whitehead capture team MVP honors as Brown announces men's and women's golf awards Following fantastic and historic seasons from both the Tennessee Tech men's and women's golf teams, head coach Polk Brown made sure that the individuals that took their respective programs to new heights received plenty of recognition as he recently announced the annual awards for each squad.
May 25, 2015 Mariah Dean selected Tech Athletics Unsung Leader Award winner for April Junior Mariah Dean has been selected the winner of Tennessee Tech Athletics Unsung Leader Award for the month of April.
May 22, 2015 2015 season comes to end as Golden Ealges fall to Southeast Missouri JACKSON, Tenn. – It was a tough day at the Ballpark at Jackson for the Tennessee Tech baseball team Friday afternoon, as the No. 1 seeded Southeast Missouri Redhawks ended the 2015 season for the No. 4 Golden Eagles with a 14-1 victory on the third day of the Ohio Valley Conference Tournament.
May 21, 2015 Morehead State walks off with 4-3 win over Golden Eagles in extras JACKSON, Tenn. – Playing up to the purest definition of playoff baseball, it was the Morehead State Eagles that came out on top in Thursday afternoon’s Ohio Valley Conference Tournament contest, downing the Tennessee Tech baseball team in a thrilling extra-innings affair, 4-3.
May 20, 2015 Tennessee Tech soccer earns second-straight Public Recognition Award For the second consecutive year, the Tennessee Tech women’s soccer team is among those receiving Public Recognition Awards Wednesday from the National Collegiate Athletic Association (NCAA) for top academic performance. The awards are presented to teams scoring in the Top 10 percent nationally in the Multi-Year Academic Progress Rate (APR), which is part of the NCAA’s academic reform program.
May 20, 2015 Seniors step up as Golden Eagles down Gamecocks in OVC Tournament opener JACKSON, Tenn. – Just when it was needed most, three senior members of the Tennessee Tech baseball team stepped up and led their squad to victory Wednesday evening, as the No. 4 seeded Golden Eagles (26-27) took down the No. 5 seeded Jacksonville State Gamecocks (29-26) in the opening contest of the 2015 Ohio Valley Conference Tournament, 5-3.
May 19, 2015 Golden Eagle Sports Network to provide live coverage of Tech baseball at OVC Tournament With the Tennessee Tech baseball team ready to head to Jackson, Tenn. for the 2015 Ohio Valley Conference Tournament, the Golden Eagle Sports Network has you covered. Fans will have the opportunity to listen to the action live on the radio or internet via a combination of FM 106.1 The Eagle, FM 107.7 WHUB and AM 1400 The Hub.
May 19, 2015 Golden Eagle baseball fans invited to hospitality tent during Tech games at OVC Tournament With the start of the Ohio Valley Conference Baseball Tournament right around the corner, Tennessee Tech alumni and fans are invited to attend the Tech Athletics hospitality tent throughout the week in Jackson, Tenn.
May 19, 2015 Five Golden Eagles take home postseason honors at annual OVC banquet JACKSON, Tenn. – With under 24 hours remaining until the beginning of the 2015 Ohio Valley Conference Tournament, the league unveiled its annual postseason awards Tuesday evening. Five members of the Tennessee Tech baseball team took home recognition for their individual performances on the field during the regular season.
May 18, 2015 Tennessee Tech baseball team its way to Ohio Valley Conference Tournament For the 18th time in program history, the Tennessee Tech baseball team is on its way to the Ohio Valley Conference Tournament, making its way west to Jackson, Tenn. for a first-round match-up with a familiar foe at the Ballpark at Jackson.
May 16, 2015 Golden Eagles clinch OVC Tournament bid with 10-2 victory at Eastern Kentucky RICHMOND, Ky. – With its back against the ropes in a win-or-go-home-for-good situation Saturday afternoon, the Tennessee Tech baseball team answered the call, defeating Eastern Kentucky in Richmond, 10-2, to clinch a spot in next week’s Ohio Valley Conference Tournament.
May 16, 2015 Golden Eagles wrap up competition at the 2015 OVC Outdoor Championships CLARKSVILLE, Tenn. – The Tennessee Tech track and field team wrapped up competition at the 2014-15 Ohio Valley Conference Outdoor Championships in Clarksville, Tenn., on the campus of Austin Peay State University.
May 16, 2015 Tech earns first NCAA Tournament win since 2007, before season comes to a close to South Alabama AUBURN, Ala. – It was a year the likes of which won’t soon be forgotten.
May 15, 2015 Colonels down Golden Eagles, 12-10, to capture series RICHMOND, Ky. – A back-and-forth barn burner between the Tennessee Tech and Eastern Kentucky baseball teams landed in favor of the home squad Friday afternoon, as the Golden Eagles (24-27, 15-14) fell to the Colonels (21-28, 12-16) in game two of their Ohio Valley Conference series, 12-10.
May 15, 2015 No. 4 Auburn rallies late to slip past Tech in NCAA Tournament opener AUBURN, Ala. – The Tennessee Tech softball team gave them one heck of a fight, but when the dust finally settled in TTU’s first game of the 2015 NCAA Tournament, No. 4 Auburn scratched and clawed its way to a 4-1 victory.
May 15, 2015 Golden Eagles wrap up day 1 of OVC Championships CLARKSVILLE, Tenn. – The Tennessee Tech track and field team finished the opening day of the 2014-15 Ohio Valley Conference Outdoor Championships in Clarksville, Tenn., on the campus of Austin Peay State University.
May 14, 2015 Watch, listen, and follow Tech softball live from the 2015 NCAA Tournament Don’t miss one moment of the Tennessee Tech softball team’s run in the 2015 NCAA Tournament, as fans will have a plethora of ways to follow the Golden Eagles live from the Auburn Regional.
May 14, 2015 Golden Eagle fans invited to hospitality tent during Tech games at NCAA Tournament A staple in the Tennessee Tech softball team’s run to the Ohio Valley Conference Tournament championship, the Tech Athletics hospitality tent is making the trip down south with the Golden Eagles to the Auburn Regional of the 2015 NCAA Tournament.
May 14, 2015 Golden Eagles drop heartbreaker, Colonels walk off with 5-4 victory RICHMOND, Ky. – A hard-fought battle ended in heart break for the Tennessee Tech baseball team Thursday evening, as the Golden Eagles (24-26, 15-13) fell in the first of a three-game series against Ohio Valley Conference foe Eastern Kentucky (20-28, 11-16), 5-4, on a walk-off home run in the bottom of the 12th inning.
May 13, 2015 Golden Eagles head to Auburn for 2015 NCAA Tournament It’s a club that’s exclusivity runs just 64 deep. Those that are fortunate enough to be a member have already secured a place in the history books, reaching a point of rarified air that all 295 Division I schools dream about months before the season’s first pitch is even thrown.
May 13, 2015 Golden Eagle women's golf team honored with 2014-15 OVC Sportsmanship Award The Tennessee Tech women's golf team will have a new piece of hardware to add to the trophy case as the Ohio Valley Conference announced Wednesday that the Golden Eagle squad was the recipient of the 2014-15 Team Sportsmanship Award for women's golf. The UT Martin men's squad was also honored.
May 13, 2015 Golden Eagles head to OVC Outdoor Championships The 2015 Ohio Valley Conference Outdoor Track & Field Championships are right around the corner, and the Tennessee Tech Golden Eagles will be looking to build off the successful regular season. The 2015 OVC Men's and Women's Outdoor Track & Field Championship will be held May 15-16 on the campus of Austin Peay University in Clarksville, Tenn.
May 13, 2015 Golden Eagles to wrap up 2015 regular season at Eastern Kentucky Just three more games remain for the Tennessee Tech baseball team in the 2015 regular season, as the Golden Eagles (24-25, 15-12) head north for their final Ohio Valley Conference series of the season, facing off against the Eastern Kentucky Colonels (19-28, 10-16).
May 13, 2015 How it all began: A look back through 34 years of Scramble history This three-day festival of golf sprinkled with fun, competition, camaraderie and memories hasn’t always borne the name of Hall of Fame golfer and coach Bobby Nichols. What began more than three decades ago as a one-day gathering at one golf course has grown and grown, much the same way the title of the event has taken on a life of its own with the addition of sponsors and presenters, plus a nod to the much-missed Nichols.
May 12, 2015 Cookeville Communications to host TTU softball sendoff Wednesday morning from Tech As the Tennessee Tech softball team makes it voyage to the 2015 NCAA Tournament, come out and support the Golden Eagles one final time before they make the trip down to Auburn.
May 11, 2015 Golden Eagles fall to Catamounts, 11-4, in final home game of 2015 While not the story book ending many wanted to see, Monday night’s regular season home finale was not without plenty of intrigue as Tennessee Tech baseball team fell to visiting Western Carolina, 11-4.
May 11, 2015 Golden Eagles sign Whitefield Academy (Ga.) forward Courtney Alexander for 2015-16 The Tennessee Tech men’s basketball team added its fifth player to the 2015-16 roster as head coach Steve Payne and the Golden Eagle team announced the signing of Whitefield Academy forward Courtney Alexander II.
May 10, 2015 Tech Athletics to host NCAA softball selection show viewing party The Tennessee Tech softball team is off to the NCAA Tournament for the first time since 2007, and Tech Athletics wants all fans to be a part of the festivities.
May 10, 2015 Golden Eagles to host Western Carolina in regualr season home finale Monday Just one more game remains on the docket at Bush Stadium at the Averitt Express Baseball Complex as the Tennessee Tech baseball team will play host to Western Carolina Monday evening in the regular season home finale, the team's fourth game in as many days.
May 10, 2015 Golden Eagles outlast Bruins in rubber match 11-10, take fifth straight OVC series Not without its fair share of drama, the Tennessee Tech baseball team (24-24, 15-12) pulled out a thrilling, 11-10 victory over in-state rival Belmont (26-24, 14-12) Sunday afternoon, holding off a late rally by the visitors to take game three and the series from its Ohio Valley Conference foe.
May 10, 2015 Golden Eagles head to Auburn Regional for 2015 NCAA Tournament It was a festive and celebratory atmosphere inside the Eagles Nest Sunday evening, as fans, staff, and administration packed the place to watch the NCAA Tournament selection show with the rest of the Tennessee Tech softball team.
May 9, 2015 Student-athletes among May graduates in Saturday's ceremonies Nearly 50 students from athletics were among Tennessee Tech University's graduates Saturday during two commencement ceremonies in Eblen Center. Our roaming photographer caught up with many of them as they prepared for their big event.
May 9, 2015 Belmont downs Golden Eagles in game two to even in-state series For seven innings, it was all a pitcher’s duel between the Tennessee Tech and Belmont baseball teams Saturday evening, but big eighth and ninth frames from the visiting bats evened the series as the Bruins captured game two, 13-1.
May 9, 2015 Tennessee Tech captures seventh OVC Tournament title with 3-2 win over No.1 SIUE EDWARDSVILLE, Ill. – The Tennessee Tech softball team reached the pinnacle once again.
May 8, 2015 25 years ago: Caroland makes history playing all nine positions in one game It was 25 years ago this season that Tennessee Tech's versatile Kevin Caroland lined up at all nine positions in one game for Golden Eagle coach David Mays. Dylan Vazzano takes us back to that historic day and put Caroland in an elite group of collegiate and pro players who have managed that feat.
May 8, 2015 Golden Eagles outduel Bruins 4-3 to take game one of three-game series For the 11th time this season, the Tennessee Tech baseball team used its never-give-up attitude to rally from a deficit in the fifth inning or later, jumping back to take down in-state and Ohio Valley Conference rival Belmont, 4-3, in the series-opening contest Friday evening.
May 8, 2015 Tech erases four-run deficit against No. 3 Murray State to move to OVC Championship Game EDWARDSVILLE, Ill. – The mantra for the Tennessee Tech softball team this year has been plain and simple.
May 7, 2015 Ready to walk the stage: Saturday to include 47 students from Athletics among graduates A total of 47 student-athletes and support personnel will be among the graduates Saturday in Eblen Center when Tennessee Tech hosts its Spring Commencement ceremonies. On Thursday, Athletics hosted a reception to honor its graduates.
May 7, 2015 Golden Eagles return to Bush Stadium for final home weekend series against Belmont After seven of its past eight games on the road, the Tennessee Tech baseball team will finally get a small taste of home field advantage this weekend as the Golden Eagles return to the friendly confines of Bush Stadium for a pivotal three-game slate against Ohio Valley Conference foe Belmont.
May 7, 2015 Tech upsets top-seeded SIUE to move to winner’s bracket final in 2015 OVC Tournament EDWARDSVILLE, Ill. – It was a matchup that would make any and all softball fans salivate at the prospects of what might occur on the diamond.
May 6, 2015 Liberatore, Sakamoto, Neeb, and Cruse take home All-OVC honors EDWARDSVILLE, Ill. – A night before the OVC Tournament begins, four members of the Tennessee Tech softball team were honored for their tremendous regular seasons during Tuesday evening’s OVC Awards Banquet.
May 6, 2015 Tony Ramirez name Athletics Equipment Coordinator Bringing 15 years of experience and a prior relation with TTU head football coach Watson Brown, Tony Ramirez has been named Athletics Equipment Coordinator where he will oversee all equipment needs and usage for the entire Golden Eagle Athletics program.
May 6, 2015 Tech explodes for nine runs in the fourth and fifth to roll past EKU in OVC Tournament opener EDWARDSVILLE, Ill. – The Tennessee Tech softball team took care of business in its Ohio Valley Conference Tournament opener, putting together all the components that have made the No. 4 Golden Eagles successful during the 2015 season en route to an 11-3 win over No.5 Eastern Kentucky.
May 4, 2015 Softball heads to Edwardsville for 2015 Ohio Valley Conference Tournament It’s that time of year again. The 2015 regular season is officially in the books and the Tennessee Tech softball team is on its way to another Ohio Valley Conference Tournament.
May 4, 2015 Tech OVC Softball Tournament games to be aired live on Golden Eagle Sports Network With the Tennessee Tech softball team ready to head to Edwardsville, Ill. for the 2015 OVC Tournament, the Golden Eagle Sports Network has you covered.
May 4, 2015 Golden Eagle fans invited to hospitality tent during Tech games at OVC Softball Tournament With the start of the Ohio Valley Conference Softball Tournament right around the corner, Tennessee Tech alumni and fans are invited to attend the Tech Athletics hospitality tent throughout the week in Edwardsville, Ill.
May 4, 2015 Cintas wins Maverick Award, Mena named tennis team MVP COOKEVILLE, Tenn. – Junior Alvaro Cintas received the Johnny Donnelly Maverick Award and freshman Eduardo Mena was named the team's Most Valuable Player as the Tennessee Tech tennis team gathered recently for it's annual post-season awards picnic. Head coach Kenny Doyle announced the award winners.
May 3, 2015 Allen's bat, Scoggins' arm propel Golden Eagles past Redhawks, 11-10 CAPE GIRARDEAU, Mo. – For the second straight day, the Tennessee Tech baseball team used both timely hitting and an incredible performance from the bullpen to mount a comeback and rally from a four-run deficit, downing Southeast Missouri Sunday afternoon, 11-10.
May 3, 2015 Golden Eagles fall to Morehead State, still clinch No. 4 seed in OVC Tournament MOREHEAD, Ky. – Though not the way they would have drawn it up, the Tennessee Tech softball team (28-26, 15-11) clinched the No. 4 seed in the Ohio Valley Conference Tournament Sunday afternoon, despite falling in the regular season finale to Morehead State (22-22, 11-11), 5-3.
May 2, 2015 Dominant relief effort, clutch home runs lead Golden Eagles past SEMO, 11-5 CAPE GIRARDEAU, Mo. – Less than 24 hours after being held to six hits by Ohio Valley Conference rival Southeast Missouri, the Tennessee Tech baseball team flipped the book on the home team as the Golden Eagles (21-23, 12-11) nearly tripled their output with the bats (and received an incredible relief performance from freshman Travis Moths) in an 11-5 victory over the Redhawks (30-16, 20-6) in Cape Girardeau, Mo.
May 2, 2015 Tech track wraps up Tennessee Challange The Tennessee Tech track and field team wrapped up competition at the 2015 Tennessee Challenge, hosted by the University of Tennessee Knoxville, on Saturday. This was the final preparatory meet for the Golden Eagles prior to heading to the Ohio Valley Conference meet on May 15 and 16.
May 2, 2015 Liberatore fans program record 17, leads Tech to doubleheader sweep of Morehead State MOREHEAD, Ky. – In need of big series win to gather momentum heading into the Ohio Valley Conference Tournament next week, the Tennessee Tech softball team collected exactly what it was looking for Saturday afternoon, earning a doubleheader sweep of Morehead State to end a four-game slide and jump into fourth place in the league standings.
May 1, 2015 Zelenock, TTU Volleyball adds three more to 2015 signing class The Tennessee Tech women’s volleyball team is once again adding depth to its roster as it signs three student-athletes during the spring signing period. They add depth in the middle blocker, setter, and defensive specialist positions.
May 1, 2015 Golden Eagles downed by strong outing on hill by Southeast Missouri CAPE GIRARDEAU, Mo. – An outstanding pitching performance was more than enough to gather a victory Friday evening, but unfortunately for the Tennessee Tech baseball team, the strong outing on the hill came from Southeast Missouri hurler Joey Lucchesi, leading the Redhawks (30-15, 20-5) over the Golden Eagles (20-23, 11-11), 9-1.
April 30, 2015 Special events announced for Golden Eagle home football games in 2015 It's shaping up to be another special season in Tucker Stadium for the Tennessee Tech football team and its fans, as several events that have become traditions at Golden Eagle home contests are scheduled again to highlight the 2015 season.
April 30, 2015 Big weekend awaits as Golden Eagles take on OVC-leading Redhawks in Cape Girardeau It's back to the road for the Tennessee Tech baseball team as the Golden Eagles head to Cape Girardeau, Mo. for a crucial, three-game series against Ohio Valley Conference rival Southeast Missouri this weekend.
April 30, 2015 Tech heads to Tennessee for final regular season meet before OVC Championships The Tennessee Tech track and field team hits the road as the squad heads across I-40 for the 2015 Tennessee Challenge, hosted by the University of Tennessee Knoxville, on Saturday with events starting around 8:30 a.m. CT.
April 30, 2015 Golden Eagles sign Hakeem Rogers for 2015-16 backcourt The Tennessee Tech men’s basketball program and head coach Steve Payne added yet another piece to the 2015-16 puzzle recently with the signing of Casper College guard Hakeem Rogers.
April 30, 2015 Tech closes regular season with weekend trip to Morehead State The Tennessee Tech softball team will put the finishing touches on the regular season over the weekend, traveling to Morehead State for a three-game series to close out the 54-game campaign.
April 29, 2015 Golden Eagles fall to in-state rival Middle Tennessee in extras, 7-5 Middle Tennessee exacted some revenge on the Tennessee Tech baseball team Wednesday evening, edging the Golden Eagle squad in extra innings at Bush Stadium, 7-5.
April 29, 2015 Three Golden Eagles named to National Football Foundation Hampshire Honor Society For the fourth straight year, the Tennessee Tech University football team saw at least one member of its squad honored with a spot on the National Football Foundation Hampshire Honor Society for outstanding academic achievement.
April 29, 2015 2014-15 women's basketball season officially closes with awards banquet The 2014-15 women's basketball season officially came to a close on Wednesday night as the Golden Eagles hosted their annual Awards Dinner in recognition of the success that the student-athletes had on and off the court this past season.
April 28, 2015 In-state match-up awaits Golden Eagles, Tech hosts Middle Tennessee Wednesday evening A brief stop at home is next on the docket for the Tennessee Tech baseball team as the Golden Eagles take a brief respite from its long road stretch of competition for a midweek, in-state rivalry match-up with Middle Tennessee Wednesday evening.
April 28, 2015 Bosheers makes third straight appearance on Brooks Wallace Award Watch List For the third consecutive year, Tennessee Tech shortstop Dylan Bosheers has been recognized for the mastery of his craft, as the senior was placed on the Brooks Wallace Shortstop of the Year Award Watch List last week.
April 28, 2015 Tech Athletics community honored by Office of Multicultural Affairs The Tennessee Tech Department of Athletics is proud to announce that the Office of Multicultural Affairs honored members of the athletics community at its annual awards luncheon last week.
April 26, 2015 Golden Eagles tie for second at OVC Championships, cap stellar 2014-15 campaign MUSCLE SHOALS, Ala. – The 2014-15 season finally reached an end for the Tennessee Tech men’s golf team Sunday afternoon, as the Golden Eagles capped a tumultuous three days of consistent golf with a second-place showing at the Ohio Valley Conference Championships at the Robert Trent Jones Golf Trail at The Shoals.
April 26, 2015 Golden Eagles fall in series finale to No.5 Arizona State PHOENIX, Ariz. – All that went right for the Tennessee Tech baseball team in Saturday night’s upset victory over No. 5 Arizona State didn’t for the Golden Eagles Sunday afternoon, as the Sun Devils took the three-game series with a 16-4 win at Phoenix Municipal Stadium.
April 25, 2015 Golden Eagles swept in Saturday doubleheader at Eastern Kentucky RICHMOND, Ky. – The Tennessee Tech softball team fell victim to an Eastern Kentucky power surge that saw the Colonels slug five home runs, as the Golden Eagles fell in both games of Saturday’s doubleheader.
April 25, 2015 Golden Eagles in third after second day of OVC Championships MUSCLE SHOALS, Ala. – Consistency was the name of the game for the Tennessee Tech men’s golf team Saturday afternoon, as the Golden Eagles concluded their second round of play at the Ohio Valley Conference Championships in third place after their second straight team score of 290.
April 25, 2015 Golden Eagles cap ninth-inning rally to down No. 5 Arizona State, 7-4 PHOENIX, Ariz. – For the eighth time this season, the Tennessee Tech baseball team rallied for victory after trailing in the fifth inning or later. But Saturday night’s comeback was something special and definitely one for the ages, as the Golden Eagles (20-20) scored four runs in the top of the ninth inning to defeat the No. 5 ranked Arizona State Sun Devils (27-12) in their home stadium, 7-4.
April 25, 2015 A weekend of personal-bests was highlighed by school record at Arkansas State JONESBORO, Ark. –The weekend was full of personal bests for the Tennessee Tech track and field team as they competed at the 2015 Arkansas State Red Wolf open on Friday and Saturday.
April 24, 2015 Cookeville’s Fenlon wins top student award from TTU Drake Fenlon, a senior communication: news editorial student, is everywhere at Tennessee Tech University. To thank him for his involvement across campus, TTU is awarding him the Derryberry Award, its highest student honor.
April 24, 2015 Tennessee Tech Soccer Field to host night games beginning in 2015 season A new and exciting era in Tennessee Tech soccer is officially underway, as construction has begun to install broadcast quality lights at the Tennessee Tech Soccer Field, as well as the practice football field adjacent to the Hooper Eblen Center.
April 24, 2015 Golden Eagles trek to Richmond to tangle with Eastern Kentucky in a three-game set With just two weekends remaining in the regular season, the Tennessee Tech softball team travels to Eastern Kentucky to lock up with the Colonels in a three-game series.
April 24, 2015 Golden Eagles in second place after round one of 2015 OVC Championships MUSCLE SHOALS, Ala. – Fresh off its first tournament victory in over eight years, the Tennessee Tech men’s golf team kept that momentum and carried into the first round of the Ohio Valley Conference Championships at The Shoals Friday afternoon, carding a team total of 290 to finish the day in second place.
April 24, 2015 Whitehead captures first career All-OVC honors at annual awards banquet MUSCLE SHOALS, Ala. – Saving his best golf for his final season, Tennessee Tech men’s golfer Lee Whitehead took his play to another level this season, prompting the Ohio Valley Conference to award the senior with his first career All-OVC honors Friday evening.
April 24, 2015 Late rally come up dry as Golden Eagles fall to No. 5 Sun Devils, 6-3 PHOENIX, Ariz. – Friday night’s comeback bid fell just short for the Tennessee Tech baseball team, as the Golden Eagles (19-20) fell to the No. 5 ranked Arizona State Sun Devils (27-11) at Phoenix Municipal Stadium, 6-3.
April 23, 2015 Tech heads to Arkansas State for Red Wolves Open The Tennessee Tech track and field team hits the road this weekend as they head to Arkansas State to participate in the A-State Red WolvesOpen on Friday and Saturday.
April 23, 2015 Golden Eagles take momentum south for OVC Championships Fresh off the greatest 18-hole round in program history, the Tennessee Tech men’s golf team seem ready and raring to go as the Golden Eagles head to Muscle Shoals, Ala. for the 2015 Ohio Valley Conference Men’s Golf Championships.
April 23, 2015 Golden Eagles face off with #5 Arizona State in three-game series starting Friday With its bye-week from Ohio Valley Conference play upon them, the Tennessee Tech baseball hardly gets a break at all from fierce competition this weekend, as the Golden Eagles head out west for a three-game series at No. 5 ranked Arizona State.
April 23, 2015 Tech honored at second annual Hometown Champions Night Former Tennessee Tech women’s basketball coach Bill Worrell received the Lifetime Achievement Award on Thursday evening, while All-OVC right-side Cody Dodd was also honored at the second annual Cookeville/Putnam County Hometown Champions Night hosted by the Cookeville-Putnam County Sports Council.
April 22, 2015 Golden Eagles capture ninth win in 11 games, down Alabama A&M in extras HUNTSVILLE, Ala. – The Tennessee Tech baseball team kept its winning ways rolling Wednesday afternoon, rallying from an early deficit to down Alabama A&M in extras, 2-1. The Golden Eagles (19-19) moved to .500 on the year with the non-conference victory while the Bulldogs (22-23) dropped below the even threshold.
April 22, 2015 Golden Eagles cap historic season with third place finish at OVC Championships OWENS CROSS ROADS, Ala. – After three grueling rounds at Hampton Cove on the Robert Trent Jones Golf Trail, the Tennessee Tech women’s golf team held on for a third-place finish at the Ohio Valley Conference Championships Wednesday afternoon, wrapping up the three-day event with a 914 overall score.
April 21, 2015 Tech women's basketball to host 2014-15 awards banquet The Tennessee Tech women's basketball team is inviting all Golden Eagle faithful to the annual Awards Banquet. The dinner, to be held on Wednesday, April 29, is open to all Golden Eagles basketball fans.
April 21, 2015 Golden Eagles start stretch with seven of next eights games on road at Alabama A&M Wednesday The Tennessee Tech baseball team will get the most grueling part of its 2015 regular season schedule underway Wednesday afternoon, contesting seven of its next eight games on the road, beginning with its second meeting of the year with Alabama A&M.
April 21, 2015 Golden Eagles in third, Robertson tied for first after day two of OVC Championships OWENS CROSS ROADS, Ala. – For the second straight day the Tennessee Tech women’s golf team fired a cumulative team score of 304 at the Ohio Valley Conference Championships, once again putting itself into position for a title run.
April 21, 2015 New seating and handrails will enhance fan experience in Eblen Center A major renovation project inside Eblen Center will provide an enhanced experience for Tennessee Tech fans for home basketball and volleyball events. The arena is getting new seating and handrails, and those projects have forced Tech to close the facility for recreational walkers until the construction is completed.
April 20, 2015 Bobby Nichols Scramble filling quickly; Golfers encouraged to register soon Entries continue to come rolling in for the 2015 Pepsi Bobby Nichols Golden Eagle Scramble presented by Budweiser, with the field more than two-thirds filled. Golfers hoping to play in the June 5-7 event are encouraged to register soon.
April 20, 2015 Everts, Robertson taked home All-Ohio Valley Conference honors OWENS CROSS ROADS, Ala. – Consistently ranked among the top performers in the league all year long, Tennessee Tech women’s golfers Maddi Everts and Whitney Robertson received the proper recognition Monday evening, each earning a spot on the All-Ohio Valley Conference Team at the annual awards banquet.
April 20, 2015 Robertson paces play at OVC Championships, Golden Eagles rank third OWENS CROSS ROADS, Ala. – A fantastic first-round performance from Whitney Robertson, along with three great other rounds, helped jump the Tennessee Tech women’s golf team into third place after day one at the Ohio Valley Conference Women’s Golf Championship Monday afternoon.
April 19, 2015 Tech adds local product Brittany Cooper The Tennessee Tech women's basketball team and head coach Jim Davis have announced the addition of 5-foot-10 forward Brittany Cooper, a Clarkrange, Tenn., native.
April 19, 2015 Golden Eagles head to Owens Cross Roads, Ala. for OVC Championships The time has finally come for the Tennessee Tech women's golf team, as the Golden Eagles head to Owens Cross Roads, Ala. for the 2015 Ohio Valley Conference Championships beginning Monday, Apr. 24.
April 19, 2015 Golden Eagles swept in final home doubleheader of the season The Tennessee Tech softball team played its final games at home in 2015, ending the Cookeville slate with a pair of losses to Murray State.
April 18, 2015 Golden Eagles put together whole package in Saturday sweep of Austin Peay The Tennessee Tech softball team had everything working for them Saturday afternoon, using the combination of lights out pitching and stellar hitting to push its way to a doubleheader sweep over Austin Peay on Senior Day.
April 18, 2015 Golden Eagles fall to APSU, 4-0, in OVCtournament semifinals NASHVILLE, Tenn. - The Tennessee Tech tennis team could not repeat their feat of topping Austin Peay as they had a week ago in the regular season final. On Saturday, TTU fell 4-0 to the Governors in the semifinals of the Ohio Valley Conference tournament.
April 18, 2015 Defense makes plenty of big plays, offense still shines in spring wapup The Tennessee Tech football team went through its final spring paces Saturday afternoon with the annual Purple vs. Gold Game in Tucker Stadium.
April 18, 2015 Golden Eagles complete series sweep of Murray State with two Saturday wins Offense was the name of the game for the Tennessee Tech baseball team Saturday afternoon, as the Golden Eagles (18-19, 11-10) exploded for 28 runs in a doubleheader sweep of Ohio Valley Conference rival Murray State (14-27, 9-8).
April 18, 2015 Honors announced to wrap up 2014 football season on final day of spring drills Team award winners were recognized Saturday evening at Tennessee Tech's annual Football Awards Dinner.
April 18, 2015 Tech wraps up competition at APSU Invitational CLARKSVILLE, Tenn. - The Tennessee Tech track and field team participate in the APSU Invitational on the campus of Austin Peay State University, on Saturday, scoring 12 team points, and finishing in 7th overall.
April 17, 2015 Tech adds 6-foot-2 center Alliyah Smith The Tennessee Tech women's basketball team and head coach Jim Davis have announced the addition of center Alliyah Smith, an Athens, Ala., native.
April 17, 2015 From the Eyes of the Athletes - The Student-Athlete Advisory Committee Blog This year the Student-Athlete Advisory Committee (SAAC) has decided to start a blog. The blog will contain the writings of the different student-athletes who represent their specific sports as a SAAC member.
April 17, 2015 Tech closes out 2015 home slate with back-to-back weekend doubleheaders A memorable chapter of the 2015 campaign will come to a close over the weekend, as the Tennessee Tech softball team will play its final regular season games at Tech Softball Field
April 17, 2015 Tech adds length in 6-foot-2 forward Treyvonna Brooks The Tennessee Tech women's basketball team and head coach Jim Davis have announced the addition of 6-foot-2 forward Treyvonna Brooks, a Vellejo, Calif., native.
April 17, 2015 Tech tennis heads to Ohio Valley Conference Championships The Tennessee Tech tennis team prepares to take part in the 2015 Ohio Valley Conference Championships on Saturday afternoon at 2 p.m CT, at the Centennial Sportsplex Tennis Center in Nashville. The Golden Eagles earned a first-round bye and will play the winner of Austin Peay and Morehead State.
April 17, 2015 Golden Eagles continue adding to 2015-16 roster, sign guard Markell Henderson The newest member of the Tennessee Tech men’s basketball family is on his way for the 2015-16 season as head coach Steve Payne and the Golden Eagle team announced the signing of Murray State College (Okla.) guard Markell Henderson.
April 17, 2015 Golden Eagle defense paves way to huge 11-4 victory over Murray State The defense was out in full force for the Tennessee Tech baseball team Friday evening, as the Golden Eagles (16-19, 9-10) used several highlight-reel plays (not to mention a huge, offensive explosion in the seventh inning) to down Ohio Valley Conference rival Murray State (14-25, 9-7), 11-4, in the first of a three-game set.
April 16, 2015 Golden Eagles add Humble, Texas native Anacia Wilkinson The Tennessee Tech women's basketball team and head coach Jim Davis have announced the addition of 6-foot-2 forward Anacia Wilkinson, a Humble, Texas, native.
April 16, 2015 Tech women's basketball adds JUCO guard Takisha Jordan The Tennessee Tech women's basketball team and head coach Jim Davis have announced the addition of guard Takisha Jordan, a Decatur, Ala., native.
April 16, 2015 Golden Eagles ready to host OVC rival Murray State in three-game series It's back to Quillen Field at Bush Stadium at the Averitt Express Baseball Complex for the Tennessee Tech baseball team, as the Golden Eagles return from a five-game road stretch (four if discount Wednesday's cancellation at Western Carolina) to host Ohio Valley Conference foe, Murray State, in a three-game set.
April 16, 2015 Golden Eagles sweep individual awards, named to 2015 all-Ohio Valley Conference teams. The name Tennessee Tech was called quite often Thursday evening when the Ohio Valley Conference announced the 2015 post-season tennis awards. The honors were presented at the OVC Awards Dinner on the eve of the league’s tennis tournament.
April 16, 2015 Golden Eagles get OVC Championship preview Saturday at APSU Invitational The Tennessee Tech track & field team will get a sneak preview Saturday of where it will compete next month in the Ohio Valley Conference Championships, when the Golden Eagles take part in the APSU Invitational.
April 15, 2015 Robertson earns first career adidas® OVC Female Golfer of the Week honors A career performance was more than plenty for Tennessee Tech women's golfer Whitney Robertson to take home here first career adidas® Ohio Valley Conference Female Golfer of the Week honors Wednesday afternoon, as the sophomore became the third different and fourth overall Golden Eagle to capture the award this year.
April 15, 2015 Tech tripped up 7-2 in final non-conference game of the year NASHVILLE, Tenn. – In a game that featured its fair share of rain and stormy weather conditions, the Tennessee Tech softball team fell 7-2 to Lipscomb in Tech’s final non-conference game of the 2015 season.
April 15, 2015 Golden Eagles add piece to 2015-16 puzzle with signing of CHS center Micaiah Henry The Tennessee Tech men’s basketball program and head coach Steve Payne kept its momentum building towards the 2015-16 campaign Wednesday afternoon, announcing the signing of Columbia High School big man Micaiah (MY-kay-uh) Henry.
April 15, 2015 Tech men's basketball adds explosive BHS guard Tre Hansbrough to 2015-16 mix The Tennessee Tech men’s basketball program took one step closer towards its future Wednesday afternoon, as the Golden Eagles and head coach Steve Payne announced the signing of Buford High School guard Tre Hansbrough.
April 15, 2015 Starting times for Golden Eagle football games announced Starting times for Tennessee Tech's five home football games at Tucker Stadium in 2015 have been announced. The home schedule includes three night contests and two afternoon games.
April 14, 2015 Golden Eagles head to Nashville for final mid-week game of the year Fresh off a critical OVC series win over Jacksonville State, the Tennessee Tech softball team will travel west down I-40 to lock up with Lipscomb, Wednesday at 5 p.m. CT.
April 14, 2015 Arovin earns adidas® OVC Tennis Athlete of the Week honor Tennessee Tech tennis junior Alex Arovin was named the adidas® OVC Tennis Athlete of the Week, as named by the Ohio Valley Conference, for the first time of his career on Tuesday morning.
April 14, 2015 Tech baseball wraps up five-game road stretch with contest at Western Carolina The final game in a grueling, five-game road stretch has finally arrived for the Tennessee Tech baseball team, as the Golden Eagles visit Cullowhee, N.C. for a 4 p.m. CT match-up with Western Carolina Wednesday afternoon.
April 14, 2015 Golfer Haley Davidson selected Tech Athletics Unsung Leader Award winner for March Her coach calls her one of the hardest working members of his team. That every day dedication to improving her game is one of the key elements in sophomore golfer Haley Davidson being selected the winner of Tennessee Tech Athletics Unsung Leader Award for the month of March.
April 14, 2015 Definition of a leader, Cronan offers advice to Golden Eagle student-athletes Her own career a solid portrait of the definition of leadership, former University of Tennessee Director of Athletics Joan Cronan had everyone's attention Monday evening as she addressed Tennessee Tech's female student-athletes and others in the latest session of the Dr. M. Dianne Murphy Leaders for Life program.
April 14, 2015 Golden Eagles cap historic performance with tournament title at Big Blue Intercollegiate OLD HICKORY, Tenn. – There’s an old saying that lightning never strikes the same place twice. Whoever came up with that infamous myth clearly has never met the Tennessee Tech men’s golf team.
April 13, 2015 Softball Golden Eagle Gibbs teaching youngsters the art of ceramics Christian Gibbs recently took time away from her classes and on the diamond as a member of the Tennessee Tech softball team to teach kindergarten students about ceramics. A fifth-year senior, Gibbs is slated to graduate next month.
April 13, 2015 Golden Eagles make history in first round of Big Blue Intercollegiate OLD HICKORY, Tenn. – A historic performance in the first round of the Big Blue Intercollegiate, followed by a solid second round, was more than enough to propel the Tennessee Tech men’s golf team into sole possession of second place Monday afternoon.
April 12, 2015 Golden Eagles head down I-40 for opening round of Big Blue Intercollegiate The members of Tennessee Tech men's golf team will get one more crack at honing their skills before heading off to the Ohio Valley Conference Championships, as the Golden Eagles make their way down I-40 for the Big Blue Intercollegiate.
April 12, 2015 Former UT athletics administrator Joan Cronan is Tech’s Leaders for Life speaker Monday evening A highly sought-after speaker on leadership and motivation on the national and local levels, and a tremendously successful collegiate athletics administrator for 29 seasons, former University of Tennessee Director of Athletics Joan Cronan will be the guest speaker Monday evening at the Dr. M. Dianne Murphy Leaders for Life program at Tennessee Tech University.
April 12, 2015 Golden Eagles close out OVC series at Jax State with 9-4 victory Sunday JACKSONVILLE, Ala. – After two straight, wire-to-wire contests, it seemed as if the Tennessee Tech baseball team decided enough was enough Sunday afternoon, exploding for five, first-inning runs on its way to a decisive, 9-4 victory to clinch the Ohio Valley Conference series over Jacksonville State.
April 12, 2015 Tech strikes for three in the seventh to walk off with Sunday’s series finale with JSU Well…it happened again. Evidently, the Tennessee Tech softball team had Jacksonville State right where they wanted.
April 11, 2015 Tech tops APSU, earns share of 2015 regular season crown CLARKSVILLE, Tenn. - Following a 5-2 win over host Austin Peay, the Tennessee Tech tennis team finished the 2015 regular season with an impressive 8-1 record in Ohio Valley Conference play, and earned a share of the regular season title.
April 11, 2015 Stellar work from inside the circle pushes Tech to doubleheader split with JSU Strong pitching became the headline for the Tennessee Tech softball team Saturday afternoon, as the Golden Eagle pitching staff combined to yield just one earned run in its doubleheader split with Jacksonville State at a sun-soaked Tech Softball Field.
April 11, 2015 Tech track and field team wrapped up competition at the Boston-Moon Relays NASHVILLE, Tenn. – The Tennessee Tech track and field team wrapped up competition at the Boston-Moon Relays on the campus of Tennessee State University on Saturday afternoon.
April 11, 2015 Robertson, Williamson claim All-Tournament honors at Murray State Invitational MURRAY, Ky. – Fifty-four holes just wasn’t enough to decide a medalist at the Murray State Invitational Saturday afternoon, as Tennessee Tech women’s golfer Whitney Robertson finished the first three rounds of the tournament in a tie for first place with Cincinnati’s Valentina Herrera.
April 11, 2015 Jax State deals Tech heart-breaking, 13-inning loss to even OVC series JACKSONVILLE, Ala. – As if Friday’s Ohio Valley Conference series opener wasn’t intense enough, a game that featured nine lead changes and nine pitching changes, Saturday’s affair between the Tennessee Tech and Jacksonville State baseball teams took it to a whole new level, as the Gamecocks (18-14, 7-7) outlasted the Golden Eagles (14-19, 7-10) in 13 innings for an 8-7 victory.
April 11, 2015 Tight ends, offensive line stand out in team scrimmage Saturday The play of the tight ends and continued solid effort by the offensive line brought a smile to the face of Tennessee Tech head coach Watson Brown following Saturday's 77-play scrimmage in Tucker Stadium.
April 10, 2015 Dodd named to U.S. Collegiate National Team The Tennessee Tech volleyball program is proud to announce that junior Cody Dodd was selected as one of 36 athletes to participate in the U.S. Collegiate National Team (CNT) program that will train and compete in conjunction with the USA Volleyball Girls’ Junior National Championships from June 21-29 in New Orleans, La.
April 10, 2015 Regions Bank continues sponsorship support of Tech Athletics Corporate sponsorship has become a major fuel in driving Tennessee Tech Athletics, and one of the local sponsors who helps the department create opportunities for Golden Eagle student-athletes is Regions Bank of Cookeville.
April 10, 2015 Tech tops Murray State, heads to APSU for chance at title MURRAY, Ky. – The Tennessee Tech tennis team continued its winning ways on Friday afternoon, topping host Murray State, 7-0, in Ohio Valley Conference action. The win over Murray sets the Golden Eagles up for a crucial match on Saturday against undefeated Austin Peay, for a chance at a share of the OVC Regular Season title.
April 10, 2015 Big second round propels Golden Eagles to fifth place on day one of MSU Invitational MURRAY, Ky. – A fantastic improvement from round one to round two helped propel the Tennessee Tech women’s golf team into fifth place on the first day of the Murray State Invitational Friday, shaving over 15 strokes off its first-round score to jump three places in the standings.
April 10, 2015 Golden Eagles outlast Jax State in marathon contest, take 10-8 OVC victory JACKSONVILLE, Ala. – Nine innings. Nine lead changes. Nine pitching changes. An average of nine runs scored. If someone thinks the number nine didn’t play a factor in the game, then they weren’t paying attention.
April 9, 2015 Tech tennis team hits the road for its final two regular season matches The Tennessee Tech tennis team hits the road for its final two regular season matches, as they head to Murray State and Austin Peay this weekend. Tech will face Murray first on Friday at 12 p.m. CT, and will face APSU on Saturday at 11 a.m.
April 9, 2015 Golden Eagles welcome JSU to Tech Softball Field for critical OVC series An intriguing chapter in the story of the 2015 Ohio Valley Conference playoff race will be written over the weekend, when the Tennessee Tech softball team and Jacksonville State square off in a three-game series at Tech Softball Field.
April 9, 2015 Tech heads to Nashville for Boston-Moon Relays The Tennessee Tech track and field team continues the outdoor season on Friday and Saturday as they head to Tennessee State to participate in the Boston-Moon Relays on TSU’s campus.
April 9, 2015 Tech women's golf team faces familiar foes at Murray State Invitational Just one more event separates the Tennessee Tech women's golf team from the Ohio Valley Conference championships, but the only thing on the minds of the Golden Eagles is putting together a strong showing Friday and Saturday at the Murray State Invitational.
April 8, 2015 Tech baseball visits Jacksonville State for rematch of 2014 OVC tournament championship The road stretch continues for the Tennessee Tech baseball team Friday evening, as the Golden Eagles head south for an Ohio Valley Conference series with rival Jacksonville State.
April 8, 2015 Whitehead captures second career adidas® OVC Male Golfer of the Week honors For the second time in his three-year career as a member of the Tennessee Tech men's golf team, senior Lee Whitehead captured adidas® Ohio Valley Conference Male Golfer of the Week honors Wednesday afternoon.
April 7, 2015 Tech tops visiting JSU Gamecocks, 4-0 The Tennessee Tech tennis team played their final home match of the season on Tuesday afternoon, topping visiting Jacksonville State, 4-0.
April 7, 2015 Tech upended in both games of Tuesday’s non-conference doubleheader at Georgia State ATLANTA, Ga. – Offense was the story in Tuesday’s non-conference doubleheader as the Tennessee Tech softball team and Georgia State combined for 34 runs in the pair of contests.
April 7, 2015 Golden Eagles rally in seventh, down in-state rival Middle Tennessee, 6-5 MURFREESBORO, Tenn. – A seventh-inning rally propelled the Tennessee Tech baseball team to a big midweek victory over in-state rival Middle Tennessee Tuesday evening, as the Golden Eagles (13-18) used a six-run barrage to set back the Blue Raiders (17-14), 6-5.
April 6, 2015 Golden Eagles kick off five-game road stretch at Middle Tennessee Tuesday evening A five-game road stretch awaits the Tennessee Tech baseball team, with the Golden Eagles kicking off the action away from Cookeville with an in-state match-up at Middle Tennessee Tuesday evening.
April 6, 2015 Golden Eagles soar to Atlanta for non-conference doubleheader with Georgia State Coming off a strong weekend in OVC play that saw the Tennessee Tech softball team capture three-of-four up north, the Golden Eagles head to Atlanta to tangle with Georgia State in a non-conference doubleheader.
April 5, 2015 Golden Eagles bust out the brooms in doubleheader sweep at first-place Cougars EDWARDSVILLE, Ill. – A pair of big innings proved to be the difference for the Tennessee Tech softball team, as the Golden Eagles marched into Edwardsville and impressively swept both games of a doubleheader against a first-place Cougar squad that entered the day a staggering 11-1 in the OVC.
April 5, 2015 Whitehead, Thomas lead Golden Eagles to third in large field at Arkansas State Lee Whitehead and Mitchell Thomas earned their third career all-tournament honors, leading Tennessee Tech to third place among the 21 teams at the Red Wolves Intercollegiate hosted by Arkansas State.
April 4, 2015 Golden Eagles sweep SIUE, move to 5-0 at home, 5-1 in the OVC The Tennessee Tech tennis team swept the visiting SIU Edwardsville, 5-0 on Saturday afternoon to move to 7-12 overall, and 5-1 in Ohio Valley Conference play.
April 4, 2015 Golden Eagles take OVC series from Eastern Illinois despite Saturday loss The sweep was not in cards for the Tennessee Tech baseball team (12-18, 6-9) Saturday afternoon, as Eastern Illinois (1-23, 1-11) salvaged a win in the series after erupting offensively for 14 runs in the series finale.
April 4, 2015 Golden Eagles place fourth at Colonel Classic in rain-shortened, 18-hole event With the weather finally cooperating Saturday afternoon, the Tennessee Tech women’s golf team both started and completed The Colonel Classic, placing fourth in the field of 12 teams.
April 4, 2015 Golden Eagles in fifth throught two rounds at Red Wolves Intercollegiate JONESBORO, Ark. – Two solid rounds of golf, featuring sensational play from senior Lee Whitehead and junior Mitchell Thomas, have put the Tennessee Tech men’s golf team in fifth place among 21 teams following the first two rounds of the Red Wolves Invitational, hosted by Arkansas State University.
April 4, 2015 Liberatore makes history with 15 strikeout showing in twin bill split with EIU CHARLESTON, Ill. – It’s becoming borderline outrageous. The Tennessee Tech softball team proved once again that in lieu of a diamond, a theatre seems more appropriate to showcase the on-going dramatics that is the 2015 season.
April 3, 2015 Golden Eagles back in action with 54 holes of action at Red Wolves Intercollegiate The Tennessee Tech men's golf team will get back to the grind Saturday morning, taking to the links after nearly three weeks away from competition to take part in the 19th Annual Red Wolves Intercollegiate.
April 3, 2015 Tech heads northbound for OVC doubleheaders against Eastern Illinois and SIU Edwardsville The beginning of April brings critical Ohio Valley Conference matchups for the Tennessee Tech softball team, as the Golden Eagles will kick off the month by traveling north over the weekend to tangle with Eastern Illinois and SIU Edwardsville in a pair of doubleheaders.
April 3, 2015 Golden Eagles overcome four hours of weather delays to down EIU, 11-5 It may have taken over six hours to complete, but there was just no stopping the Tennessee Tech baseball team from walking away with a victory Friday afternoon as the Golden Eagles (12-17, 6-8) took down Ohio Valley Conference rival Eastern Illinois (0-23, 0-11) in an 11-5 decision at Bush Stadium at the Averitt Express Baseball Complex.
April 2, 2015 Tech to host SIUE, Jacksonville State over the weekend The Tennessee Tech tennis team will host SIU Edwardsville and Jacksonville State over the next few days. SIUE comes to Cookeville on Saturday for a 12 p.m. CT match, while the JSU Gamecocks will head to town on Monday for a 1 p.m. CT match
April 2, 2015 Golden Eagles use timely hitting, clutch pitching to down Panthers in 9-7 victory Timely hitting and clutch pitching down the stretch propelled the Tennessee Tech baseball team to a close, 9-7 victory over Ohio Valley Conference foe Eastern Illinois (0-22, 0-10) Thursday evening, as the Golden Eagles (11-17, 5-8) snapped an eight-game skid behind an overall team effort from top to bottom.
April 2, 2015 Back to business: Golden Eagles return to links Friday morning for The Colonel Classic After nearly three weeks away from competition, the Tennessee Tech women's golf team is ready to get back to business as the Golden Eagles make the familiar trek north for The Colonel Classic beginning Friday morning.
April 1, 2015 Tech hosts EIU in mid-week match-up The Tennessee Tech tennis team moved up its Friday match against Eastern Illinois to Wednesday afternoon at 1 p.m. due to pending inclement weather.
April 1, 2015 League schedule pits Golden Eagles against Panthers in three-game series starting Thursday Another Ohio Valley Conference battle is set for the Tennessee Tech baseball team as the Golden Eagles prepare to play host to Eastern Illinois in a three-game series beginning Thursday with a 6 p.m. CT bout.
April 1, 2015 Golden Eagles top EIU in midweek match The Tennessee Tech tennis team took advantage of a sunny afternoon on Wednesday, as they took down Ohio Valley Conference foe Eastern Illinois, 7-0, for the first sweep of the season.
March 31, 2015 Golden Eagles fall to hot-hitting Bulldogs in Tuesday match-up, 14-5 The Tennessee Tech baseball team couldn’t overcome a tough first inning or a hot-hitting Bulldog squad Tuesday afternoon as the Golden Eagles (10-17) fell to UNC Asheville (15-14) in Cookeville, 14-5.
March 31, 2015 Golden Eagles bested by Chattanooga in non-conference action CHATTANOOGA, Tenn. – Despite a strong start that featured a leadoff home run, the Tennessee Tech softball team was upended 6-4 at UT Chattanooga (24-8) in Tuesday’s non-conference battle.
March 30, 2015 Assignment changes for football staffers Hensel, Partrick Tennessee Tech football coach Watson Brown has made a pair of assignment changes within his coaching staff, with new titles and duties for Jim Hensel and Price Partrick.
March 30, 2015 Golden Eagles dip out of conference with Tuesday trip to Chattanooga An in-state battle takes center stage Tuesday evening as the Tennessee Tech softball team travels to UT Chattanooga to lock up with the Mocs.
March 30, 2015 Golden Eagles set for midweek rematch with UNC Asheville, special first-pitch ceremony to include ROTC The Tennessee Tech baseball team will get its first chance at a midweek rematch Tuesday afternoon, as the Golden Eagles (10-16) play host to the UNC Asheville Bulldogs (13-14) in a reboot of last week's tilt in North Carolina.
March 29, 2015 Second straight ninth-inning comeback falls short, Govs down Tech 12-10 CLARKSVILLE, Tenn. – For the second consecutive day, a ninth-inning rally came up just short for the Tennessee Tech baseball team as the Golden Eagles (10-16, 4-8) fell to Austin Peay (14-10, 8-4) Sunday afternoon in a 12-10 slugfest that featured eight home runs.
March 29, 2015 Tech seizes series over Belmont behind wild, seesaw affair in twin bill opener It’s almost become common place. These days when the Tennessee Tech softball team hits the diamond, the potential for something indescribable is not only and alive well, but it’s evolving into a near certainty.
March 28, 2015 Tech blanks Bruins in Saturday’s series opener The Tennessee Tech softball team padded its lead late, scoring six runs in the final two innings en route to a 7-0 victory over Belmont in the first of a three-game series.
March 28, 2015 Tech wraps up weekend with dominant win over TSU The Tennessee Tech tennis team moved to 3-0 at home so far this season, as the Golden Eagles topped the visiting Tennessee State, 6-1.
March 28, 2015 Ninth-inning rally by Golden Eagles falls just short, Austin Peay defeats Tech 9-8 CLARKSVILLE, Tenn. – The opportunity was just within reach, but a late, ninth-inning rally by the Tennessee Tech baseball team fell just short Saturday afternoon as the Governors of Austin Peay (13-10, 7-4) held on late to take the second game of the Ohio Valley Conference series over the Golden Eagles (10-15, 4-7), 9-8.
March 28, 2015 Golden Eagles wrap up action at the Black & Gold meet NASHVILLE,Tenn. - The Tennessee Tech track and field team wrapped up its competition at the Vanderbilt Black & Gold meet on Saturday evening.
March 28, 2015 Golden Eagles will be ready to welcome back several from injuries The Tennessee Tech football team showed in its first scrimmage of spring drills on Saturday that it will be happy to get back several players who were expected to fill key roles last season but missed the 2014 campaign with injuries.
March 27, 2015 Softball set to host Belmont over the weekend More home action lies ahead for the Tennessee Tech softball team, as the Golden Eagles will welcome in-state foe Belmont to Tech Softball Field over the weekend.
March 27, 2015 Tech tops Belmont in marathon match In a match that seemed to go on forever, with breaks by Mother Nature, the Tennessee Tech Golden Eagles took the final advantage, winning 4-3, on the final set, topping the Belmont Bruins on Friday afternoon.
March 27, 2015 Big first inning propels Austin Peay past Golden Eagles in series opener CLARKSVILLE, Tenn. – A big first inning by the Governor bats proved to be too much for the Tennessee Tech baseball team to overcome Friday evening, as Austin Peay (12-10, 6-4) defeated the Golden Eagles (10-14, 4-6) in the teams’ Ohio Valley Conference series opener, 9-3.
March 27, 2015 Tennessee Tech wraps up day one of Black & Gold Meet NASHVILLE, Tenn. - Tennessee Tech track & field wrapped up day one at the Vanderbilt Black & Gold meet in Nashville on Friday evening.
March 26, 2015 Back to the road: Golden Eagles head to Clarksville for three-game set with Austin Peay It's in-state rivalry time for the Tennessee Tech baseball time, as the Golden Eagles hit the road for a three-game, Ohio Valley Conference set at Austin Peay. Play will commence against the Governors on Friday with games on Saturday and Sunday to follow.
March 26, 2015 Tennis hosts both Belmont, Tennessee State in weekend matches The Tennessee Tech tennis team returns home for the first two games of a five-game home-stand, hosting Belmont on Friday, and Tennessee State Saturday. Both matches will be held at 12 p.m.
March 26, 2015 Tech opens outdoor season at Vanderbilt Black & Gold meet Following a break after the indoor season, the Tennessee Tech track and field team is back at it again, opening up the 2015 outdoor season at the Vanderbilt Black & Gold meet this Friday and Saturday.
March 25, 2015 Tech upended behind No. 15 Vols' early offense KNOXVILLE, Tenn. – Early offense was the story as the Tennessee Tech softball team and No. 15 Tennessee combined for the game’s seven runs in the first two innings, but for the Golden Eagles found themselves on the opposite end of most of the fireworks.
March 25, 2015 Alabama A&M hands Golden Eagles tough, 9-5 loss at Bush Stadium It was a tough one for the Tennessee Tech baseball team Wednesday evening, as the Golden Eagles (10-13) fell at Bush Stadium at the hands of Alabama A&M (16-10). The Bulldogs used two big early innings to grab a 9-5 victory over the hosts.
March 24, 2015 Golden Eagles wings clipped by nationally-ranked Cardinals LOUISVILLE, Ky. – The Tennessee Tech tennis team fell on Tuesday at the hand of nationally-ranked No. 23 Louisville, 6-1.
March 24, 2015 Golden Eagles mount comeback, fall short in Asheville as Bulldogs win, 7-5 ASHEVILLE, N.C. – A late rally proved to be too little too late for the Tennessee Tech baseball team Tuesday evening, as the Bulldogs of UNC Asheville took advantage of an early 7-0 lead to hold on and down the Golden Eagles, 7-5.
March 24, 2015 Softball scoots to Knoxville to lock arms with No. 18 Tennessee It’s a matchup familiar with many around the Upper Cumberland area, and one that is usually greeted with excitement across the board.
March 23, 2015 Golden Eagles set for midweek action at UNC Asheville, versus Alabama A&M The Tennessee Tech baseball team will get plenty of action in against Bulldogs this week as the Golden Eagles hit the road for a Tuesday contest at UNC Asheville before returning to Bush Stadium for a Wednesday tilt with Alabama A&M.
March 22, 2015 Tech Tennis heads to Louisville for mid-week match COOKEVILLE, Tenn. – The Tennessee Tech tennis team returns to action on Tuesday afternoon as they head north to Louisville to take on the Cardinals in the Bass-Rudd Tennis Center at 2:30 p.m. CT.
March 22, 2015 Cougars rally to down Golden Eagles, 7-3, in Sunday afternoon game An early 3-0 lead just wasn’t enough for the Tennessee Tech baseball team Sunday afternoon, as the visiting SIUE Cougars (8-10, 8-1) rallied to defeat the Golden Eagles (10-11, 4-5) 7-3 and win the Ohio Valley Conference series fought between the two league foes.
March 22, 2015 Danielle Liberatore makes history in twin bill split with UT Martin It was a performance the likes of which haven’t been seen in nearly a decade. She was simply unhittable. It was a thing of beauty. It was history.
March 21, 2015 Tech soccer helps clean up Monterey MONTEREY, Tenn. – On Saturday, the Tennessee Tech Athletic department sent student-athletes from the women’s soccer team to help in the clean-up efforts.
March 21, 2015 Tech blasts five home runs in doubleheader split with Southeast Missouri It was a power outage Saturday afternoon at Tech Softball Field in the Tennessee Tech softball team’s first home conference action of the season.
March 21, 2015 Cougars even series with Golden Eagles, set up rubber match Sunday afternoon The Tennessee Tech baseball team witnessed first hand just why the SIUE Cougars had not lost an Ohio Valley Conference game heading into their series with the Golden Eagles, falling to the team from Edwardsville, Ill. Saturday afternoon, 7-2.
March 20, 2015 Softball returns home for pair of weekend OVC doubleheaders With momentum well on its side, the Tennessee Tech softball team jumps back into its Ohio Valley Conference schedule, returning home for a pair of weekend doubleheaders.
March 20, 2015 Olivia Bennett is latest recipient of Tech Athletics Unsung Leader Award From the off-season, through the preseason and into the first month of the regular season, junior Olivia Bennett has been a standout presence for the Tennessee Tech softball team, earning her the Unsung Leader Award for February.
March 20, 2015 Golden Eagles to honor Bennett, Boden, and Fischer during Saturday’s doubleheader Something special will be a brewing during Saturday’s Tennessee Tech softball doubleheader, as three former Golden Eagle greats will take their place in Tech lore.
March 20, 2015 Pankratz slam, Chism gem leads Golden Eagles to 12-3 victory over SIUE A moment unmatched by any other sport, the two-out, bases-loaded with a full count scenario happens once or twice in season if you’re lucky. The pressures faced by the pitcher and batter are so intense, that there is just no real way to describe the tension, save the old adage with pins dropping.
March 19, 2015 Golden Eagles set to host first-place SIUE in OVC showdown starting Friday After two, much-needed days of rest following four straight games, the Tennessee Tech baseball team will head back to Bush Stadium Friday evening to kick start a three-game series with the top team in the Ohio Valley Conference.
March 18, 2015 NCBWA names Chism National Pitcher of the Week Yet another honor found its way into the headlines donning Tennessee Tech senior hurler Chris Chism’s name Wednesday morning, as the Golden Eagle right-hander took home NCBWA National Pitcher of the Week honors after his dominating performance at UT Martin Saturday night.
March 18, 2015 Golden Eagles come back from 7-0, seventh inning deficit en route to doubleheader sweep BIRMINGHAM, Ala. – Unbelievable doesn’t even come close to describing it.
March 17, 2015 Golden Eagles dip out of conference with Wednesday doubleheader against Samford The Tennessee Tech softball team takes a break in its Ohio Valley Conference campaign, traveling to Samford for a doubleheader with the Bulldogs Wednesday afternoon.
March 17, 2015 Chism earns NCAA National Player of Week nod, honored by d1baseball.com as well More national recognition just keeps pouring in for Tennessee Tech’s Chris Chism, as the senior hurler earned NCAA National Player of the Week honors and was recognized by d1baseball.com as a National Top Performer from Saturday’s slate of contests after one of the most dominating pitching performances in program history.
March 17, 2015 College Sports Madness selects Chism National Pitcher of the Week, OVC Player of the Week The only sane thing to do by an organization named after the antonym of sanity was to name Chris Chism the National Pitcher of the Week. And that's just what College Sports Madness did Tuesday morning, honoring the Tennessee Tech starter after one of the most dominating pitching performances in program history Saturday evening.
March 17, 2015 Ohio Valley Conference honors Chism as adidas® OVC Pitcher of the Week As if there were any doubt, Tennessee Tech senior hurler Chris Chism took home adidas® Ohio Valley Conference Pitcher of the Week honors Tuesday morning, riding the success of his dominant pitching performance at UT Martin Saturday evening to yet another weekly accolade.
March 17, 2015 Golden Eagles place fifth at Bobby Nichols Intercollegiate Mitch Thomas paced Tennessee Tech as the Golden Eagles finished fifth Tuesday in the 15-team field at the third annual Bobby Nichols Intercollegiate at the Sevierville Golf Course.
March 17, 2015 Tech finishes third at Bobby Nichols Intercollegiate The Tennessee Tech women's golf team climbed one spot Tuesday to a third place finish at the 10-team Bobby Nichols Intercollegiate at the Sevierville Golf Course.
March 17, 2015 No. 4 Vanderbilt jumps to early lead, downs Golden Eagles, 9-1 NASHVILLE, Tenn. – Playing its fourth game in as many days, the Tennessee Tech baseball team couldn’t overcome a strong first inning by defending national champion and No. 4 ranked Vanderbilt Tuesday evening, as the Commodores (17-4) defeated the Golden Eagles (9-9) in Nashville, 9-1.
March 17, 2015 Golden Eagles on Overall Field for first day of spring drills Looking ahead to the 2015 season, on Tuesday afternoon the Golden Eagle football team stepped onto the field for the first time since last season’s final game at Austin Peay.
March 16, 2015 Golden Eagles to take on defending national champion Vanderbilt Tuesday evening After wrapping up its three-game Ohio Valley Conference series at UT Martin Monday afternoon, the Tennessee Tech baseball team will get right back at it Tuesday evening as the Golden Eagles will travel to Nashville for a match-up with the defending national champion and fourth-ranked Vanderbilt Commodores.
March 16, 2015 Danielle Liberatore named adidas® OVC Pitcher of the Week A dynamic weekend from inside the circle that saw sophomore Danielle Liberatore record a pair of complete-game shutouts, was more than enough for the Peotone, Ill. native to be recognized as the adidas® Ohio Valley Conference Pitcher of the Week.
March 16, 2015 Chism garners Louisville Slugger National Player of the Week from Collegiate Baseball newspaper Following one of the most dominating pitching performances in program history, senior Chris Chism received the proper respect and recognition one should get for 17 strikeouts and a one-hit shutout Monday afternoon, earning Louisville Slugger National Pitcher of the Week honors from Collegiate Baseball newspaper.
March 16, 2015 Golden Eagles fourth after first day of Bobby Nichols Intercollegiate Megan Williamson and Whitney Robertson paced the Tennessee Tech women's golf team to fourth place on the first day of the Bobby Nichols Intercollegiate at Sevierville Golf Course.
March 16, 2015 Ammo in the Chamber: Chase drives home six in 9-3 Golden Eagle OVC win MARTIN, Tenn. – The first time Chase Chambers left the yard Monday gave Tennessee Tech a 2-0 lead in the top of the first inning.
March 16, 2015 Golden Eagles in big logjam after first day of Bobby Nichols Intercollegiate Tennessee Tech is one of four teams tied for fifth place in a tightly packed race following the first two rounds Monday of the Bobby Nichols Intercollegiate at the Sevierville Golf Course.
March 16, 2015 Golden Eagle football team opens spring drills Tuesday afternoon Anxious to get a jump on mounting a challenge for the Ohio Valley Conference championship, the Tennessee Tech Golden Eagle football team begins work toward the 2015 season Tuesday afternoon with the start of spring drills.
March 15, 2015 Golden Eagles return to Sevierville to host Third Annual Bobby Nichols Intercollegiate It’s that time of year again for the Tennessee Tech men’s golf team, as the Golden Eagles play host to the Third Annual Bobby Nichols Intercollegiate at the Sevierville Golf Club in Sevierville, Tenn.
March 15, 2015 Tech women's golf team plays host to Third Annual Bobby Nichols Intercollegiate For the third time in as many years, the Tennessee Tech women’s golf team will head to Sevierville, Tenn. to host the annual Bobby Nichols Intercollegiate at the Sevierville Golf Club.
March 15, 2015 Late rally falls short, Skyhawks down Tech in Martin, 7-5 MARTIN, Tenn. – A big fifth inning looked like enough for the Tennessee Tech baseball team to capture its second straight victory against Ohio Valley Conference rival UT Martin Sunday afternoon, but the Skyhawks (3-11, 2-3) captured their own strong frame to down the Golden Eagles (8-8, 2-3), 7-5.
March 15, 2015 Golden Eagles win first OVC series of the year after splitting twin bill with TSU NASHVILLE, Tenn. – By virtue of a Sunday split, the Tennessee Tech softball team captured its first Ohio Valley Conference series of the year, taking two out of three from Tennessee State in Nashville.
March 14, 2015 Tech impresses in OVC opener with 10-0 win over Tennessee State NASHVILLE, Tenn. – You couldn’t have asked for a better beginning to the 2015 Ohio Valley Conference season for the Tennessee Tech softball team.
March 14, 2015 Chism's 17 strikeouts, one-hit shutout lead Tech to 2-0, series-opening victory in Martin MARTIN, Tenn. – Just when the Tennessee Tech baseball team needed it most, senior Chris Chism delivered one of the most dominating pitching performances of not only his career, but in program history. The right-hander led the Golden Eagles to a 2-0 victory over Ohio Valley Conference rival UT Martin Saturday evening, fanning 17 batters in a one-hit shutout.
March 14, 2015 Tech tops Morehead State in Saturday afternoon action MOREHEAD, Ky. – The Tennessee Tech tennis team recorded its first Ohio Valley Conference win of the season on Saturday, topping host Morehead State, 5-2.
March 13, 2015 Softball opens up OVC play in Nashville with three-game series against Tennessee State Ohio Valley Conference action is here as the Tennessee Tech softball team opens up its conference campaign with a trip to Nashville to tangle with Tennessee State in a three-game series.
March 13, 2015 Tech falls in Ohio Valley Conference Opener RICHMOND, Ky. – The Tennessee Tech tennis team split the singles competition, but were unable to come back as the Eastern Kentucky Colonels (7-5, 1-0) opened with a win in double competition, winning the dual 4-3.
March 12, 2015 Registration closed for Saturday's Golden Eagle Soccer Academy Due to an overwhelming response, registration for Saturday’s Golden Eagle Soccer Academy is now closed.
March 12, 2015 Golden Eagles open up OVC play at EKU, Morehead State The Tennessee Tech tennis team opens up Ohio Valley Conference play this weekend as the team heads to Eastern Kentucky and Morehead State.
March 12, 2015 Golden Eagles to continue OVC play, head west for in-state series with UT Martin Prepped for its second week of league action, the Tennessee Tech baseball team will continue Ohio Valley Conference play this weekend as the Golden Eagles (7-7, 1-2) head west for an in-state match-up with the UT Martin Skyhawks (2-10, 1-2).
March 11, 2015 Golden Eagles mount furious comeback, rally from six-run deficit to down Lipscomb, 12-8 A furious, fifth-inning rally propelled the Tennessee Tech baseball team to a huge victory over in-state rival Lipscomb Wednesday evening, as the Golden Eagles (7-7) overcame an 8-2 deficit to defeat the Bisons (8-5), 12-8.
March 10, 2015 Payton Adams added to Tennessee Tech Athletics facilities and events staff Tennessee Tech announces the addition of Payton Adams to the facilities and events department. Adams will serve as a Facilities and Events Coordinator. Adams will serve as a Facilities and Events Coordinator.
March 10, 2015 Tech women's golf team concludes UNF Intercollegiate, set to host Bobby Nichols Intercollegiate JACKSONVILLE, Fla. – The Tennessee Tech women’s golf team wrapped up play at the UNF Intercollegiate Tuesday afternoon, completing the final 18 holes and finishing 17th overall in the large field with a final team score of 981.
March 10, 2015 Golden Eagles place second at Grover Page Classic, third round canceled due to poor weather JACKSON, Tenn. – Rain and poor course conditions played spoiler to the final round of the Grover Page Classic Tuesday afternoon, as the Tennessee Tech men's golf team finished in second place at the 12-team event following a playoff with Ohio Valley Conference rival and tournament host, UT Martin.
March 10, 2015 Golden Eagles strong at the top, but fall at Georgia State, 4-3 ATLANTA, Ga. -- Tennessee Tech proved plenty strong at the top of the lineup, but winning the three top singles points couldn't push the Golden Eagles quite far enough in a 4-3 loss Tuesday to Georgia State.
March 10, 2015 Golden Eagles flock to Georgia State for first mid-week action of the year COOKEVILLE, Tenn. – A pair of red hot clubs will take center stage in Atlanta, as the Tennessee Tech softball team will square off with Georgia State in a Wednesday doubleheader.
March 9, 2015 Golden Eagles fall to Winthrop, 4-3 The Tennessee Tech tennis team fell to Winthrop on Monday afternoon, 4-3, in Atlanta, Ga.
March 9, 2015 Golden Eagles tied for first after first two rounds of Grover Page Classic JACKSON, Tenn. – Veteran play was a difference maker for the Tennessee Tech men's golf team through the first two rounds of the Grover Page Classic Monday afternoon, as the Golden Eagles concluded the first 36 holes of action tied for first place with Ohio Valley Conference rival and tournament host, UT Martin.
March 9, 2015 Golden Eagles wrap up first day of UNF Intercollegiate, to conclude play Tuesday JACKSONVILLE, Fla. – The Tennessee Tech women’s golf team wrapped up the first two rounds of play at the UNF Intercollegiate Monday afternoon, finishing the first 36 holes in 17th place in a huge field of teams from around the country.
March 9, 2015 For area golfers, it's Christmas Eve: Signups for Bobby Nichols start Tuesday Hundreds of golfers who are looking forward to the 2015 Bobby Nichols Scramble can't wait for Tuesday morning, when Tennessee Tech begins taking signups and assigning tee times and courses for the June 5-7 event.
March 9, 2015 Golden Eagles look to avenge earlier loss, play host to in-state foe Lipscomb NOTE: Due to inclment weather and poor field coniditions, today's contest against Lipscomb has been postponed until tomorrow, Wednesday, March 11 at 6 p.m. CT. Fans are encouraged to check TTUSports.com as well as Twitter and Facebook often for updates on the status of tomorrow's game.
March 9, 2015 Huge day from Bosheers, entire Tech offense leads to walk-off victory over Morehead State When push came to shove, great players rise to the top. And that was no different for the Tennessee Tech baseball team Monday morning as All-American Dylan Bosheers played the part while leading the Golden Eagles to a 9-8, walk-off victory over Ohio Valley Conference foe Morehead State.
March 8, 2015 Golden Eagles register split in Sunday’s Holiday Inn Invitational finale JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. – The Tennessee Tech softball team wrapped up its final non-conference tournament Sunday afternoon, splitting its pair of matchups at the Holiday Inn Invitational hosted by East Tennessee State.
March 8, 2015 Golden Eagles hit the road for UNF Intercollegiate in Jacksonville, Fla. With a fair share of the student population on its way down to Florida in honor of the annual spring break, the Tennessee Tech women’s golf team makes its way to the Sunshine State with a different purpose in mind. Win the UNF Intercollegiate.
March 8, 2015 Golden Eagles look to capture title at Grover Page Classic after second-place finish last year Just one year removed from taking second place at the Grover Page Classic, the Tennessee Tech men’s golf team will make the trip back to Jackson, Tenn. Monday, taking on a field of 13 teams in the two-day event.
March 8, 2015 Tech heads to Atlanta for Monday match with Winthrop COOKEVILLE, Tenn. – The Tennessee Tech tennis team hits the road for a Monday afternoon match with Winthrop on a neutral site in Atlanta, Ga. at 11 a.m. CST.
March 8, 2015 Morehead State rallies in the eighth, downs Tech, 6-5 A late three-run home run by Jimmy Wright left a sour taste in the mouth of the Tennessee Tech baseball team Sunday afternoon, as the Morehead State Eagles rallied in the eighth inning to defeat the Golden Eagles in their Ohio Valley Conference match-up, 6-5.
March 7, 2015 Golden Eagles top Jackrabbits in first home match of 2015 COOKEVILLE, Tenn. - The Tennessee Tech tennis team hosted South Dakota State on Saturday afternoon, opening up the 2015 home season on a positive note, winning 6-1.
March 7, 2015 Late inning heroics lead Tech to pair of Saturday wins JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. – Late inning dramatics played a role once again for the Tennessee Tech softball team as the Golden Eagles scored late to capture both games of Saturday’s twin bill in the Holiday Inn Invitational hosted by East Tennessee State.
March 7, 2015 Late rally comes up short, Morehead State downs Tech in OVC opener, 7-5 A feverish rally came up just short for the Tennessee Tech baseball team (5-6, 0-1) Saturday night, as the Golden Eagles fell to Morehead State (7-3, 1-0) in their Ohio Valley Conference opener, 7-5.
March 6, 2015 Tech hosts South Dakota State in first home match of 2015 The Tennessee Tech tennis team is set to host its home opener on Saturday morning, as the squad is slated to take on the South Dakota State Jackrabbits at 12p.m. CST, which is an hour later than the original start time due to weather conditions.
March 6, 2015 Spring drills run one week later, wrap up on same day as Awards Dinner Tennessee Tech football coach Watson Brown has adjusted the Golden Eagle spring practice schedule and set a new date for the team’s annual Awards Dinner, allowing fans to attend the Purple vs. Gold Spring Game and dinner on the same day.
March 5, 2015 Golden Eagles trek to ETSU for final non-conference tournament of the year Fresh off its first home stand of the season, the Tennessee Tech softball team heads back on the road, traveling east over the weekend to take aim in the Holiday Inn Invitational hosted by East Tennessee State University.
March 5, 2015 Golden Eagles kick off OVC play, host Morehead State Saturday, Sunday and Monday It's hard to believe, but it's already time for Ohio Valley Conference play for the Tennessee Tech baseball team, as the Golden Eagle play host to Morehead State this weekend for a three-game series at Bush Stadium at the Averitt Express Baseball Complex.
March 4, 2015 Tech's Cody Matthews accepts top college honor at Anual NFF Awards Banquet Tennessee Tech receiver Cody Matthews was back at the National Football Foundation Annual Awards Dinner Tuesday to accept the top college honor five years after he was first invited to receive a similar honor as a high school Scholar-Athlete.
March 3, 2015 Golden Eagles grab early lead, fall to in-state rival Lipscomb in Nashville NASHVILLE, Tenn. – The Tennessee Tech baseball team grabbed an early lead in Nashville Tuesday afternoon, but couldn’t overcome a stellar pitching performance from the Lipscomb pitching staff as the Bisons downed the Golden Eagles, 7-1.
March 3, 2015 Astronaut, former Golden Eagle Wilmore to speak from space tonight at Awards Dinner Former Tennessee Tech football standout Barry Wilmore, who is currently orbiting the earth aboard the International Space Station, will deliver the official welcome and a message from space at the National Football Foundation Middle Tennessee Chapter Dinner tonight in Nashville.
March 3, 2015 Jackson named to Ohio Valley Conference All-Newcomer Team It’s not often that a player can change the outlook of a game simply by walking on the court and making his presence felt. But for the Tennessee Tech men’s basketball, that was reality every game this season with arrival of junior college transfer Charles Jackson.
March 2, 2015 Jugovic collects third adidas® Ohio Valley Conference Freshman of the Week award For the fourth time this season, the Tennessee Tech men’s basketball team saw the future of its program honored for their weekly accomplishments, as Golden Eagle guard Aleksa Jugovic captured his third adidas® Ohio Valley Conference Freshman of the Week award Sunday evening.
March 2, 2015 Howard earns All-OVC Second Team, as well as All-Newcomer Team. As the 2014-15 season came to an end for the Tennessee Tech women’s basketball team, the Ohio Valley Conference recognized effort and ability of one Tech’s players as junior Samaria Howard earned a place on the All-OVC Second Team, as well as on the All-Newcomer Team.
March 2, 2015 Golden Eagles to play at Lipscomb, host La Salle in midweek games The Tennessee Tech baseball team will look to finally get in its first midweek game of the year Tuesday afternoon, as the Golden Eagles make a trip down I-40 for an in-state battle with Lipscomb.
March 1, 2015 Golden Eagles outscore NKU 19-3 to earn twin bill sweep The recipe was simple for the Tennessee Tech softball team Sunday afternoon.
March 1, 2015 Northern Illinois downs Tech in Sunday rubber match to take series The Tennessee Tech baseball team couldn’t overcome three big innings by Northern Illinois Sunday afternoon, falling to the Huskies in the series’ rubber match by a final score of 18-3.
March 1, 2015 Kennesaw State wins final two points for 5-2 victory Sunday ACWORTH, Ga. -- After pulling to within a point at 3-2, the Tennessee Tech tennis team wasn't able to add any more and dropped a 5-2 non-conference match at Kennesaw State Sunday afternoon.
February 28, 2015 Golden Eagles close out OVC Championships with one more personal best The Tennessee Tech track & field team had a light day Saturday, the final day of the 2015 Ohio Valley Conference Championships at Eastern Illinois.
February 28, 2015 Arovin and Esteban prevail, but Golden Eagles fall at Georgioa Tech ATLANTA, Ga. -- Georgia Tech took control in every singles match and claimed a 7-0 non-conference victory Saturday over Tennessee Tech in tennis action, despite an overpowering No. 1 doubles win by Alex Arovin and Alberto Esteban.
February 28, 2015 Late look at overtime falls short, Colonels defeat Golden Eagles, 70-67 RICHMOND, Ky. – A corner look by Aleksa Jugovic from beyond the arc fell just short for the Tennessee Tech men’s basketball team Saturday evening, as the Golden Eagles fell to the Ohio Valley Conference East Division champion Eastern Kentucky Colonels in Richmond, 70-67.
February 28, 2015 Golden Eagles close out 2015 season with OVC road win at EKU RICHMOND, Ky. -- In one of its most complete, well-balanced efforts of the entire season, the Tennessee Tech women’s basketball team pout together a sensational second half to close the 2014-15 season with an 84-71 Ohio Valley Conference road victory at Eastern Kentucky Saturday night.
February 28, 2015 No. 10 Kentucky spoils TTU home opener with twin bill sweep An early setback in the first game coupled with a Kentucky power outage in the second tilt proved to be the difference in Saturday’s Wildcat sweep over the Tennessee Tech softball team in the 2015 home opener.
February 28, 2015 Golden Eagle bats come alive, Tech records14 hits in 14-2 victory over Huskies There was no silencing the Golden Eagle bats Saturday afternoon, as the Tennessee Tech baseball team (5-3) compiled 14 hits off of four pitchers to down the Northern Illinois Huskies (4-5), 14-5.
February 27, 2015 Golden Eagles to conclude 2014-15 regular season with road contest at Eastern Kentucky With just one game from the conclusion of the 2014-15 regular season, the Tennessee Tech men's basketball will hit up Richmond, Ky. Saturday night, concluding the Death Valley road trip while looking to close out this year's campaign on a high note.
February 27, 2015 Golden Eagles close out season at Eastern Kentucky The Tennessee Tech women’s basketball team heads to Richmond, Ky., for the final game of the 2014-15 season as they look to take down host Eastern Kentucky at 3 p.m. CST on Saturday afternoon.
February 27, 2015 Weather moves weekend action to Cookeville with Tech to host No. 10 Kentucky and NKU An unexpected twist in the 2015 season will bring the Tennessee Tech softball team’s home opener early, as the Golden Eagles are set to play four games over the weekend at Tech Softball Field.
February 27, 2015 ETSU blanks Golden Eagles 7-0 to open three-match weekend The Tennessee Tech tennis team opened a busy, three-match weekend by taking a 7-0 loss to East Tennessee State at the Bristol Racquet & Fitness Club in Bristol, Tenn.
February 27, 2015 Golden Eagles chart five personal best marks on first day of OVC Championships CHARLESTON, Ill. -- The Tennessee Tech track & field team set five personal best marks Friday, and narrowly missed two school records, on the first day of the 2015 Ohio Valley Conference Indoor Championships.
February 27, 2015 Golden Eagle offense stymied by NIU pitching staff, Huskies down Tech, 4-2 The Tennessee Tech baseball team just couldn’t solve the pitching staff of the Northern Illinois baseball team Friday afternoon, as the Golden Eagles fell to the Huskies in the first match-up of a three-game series, 4-2.
February 27, 2015 Arovin, Esteban preseason all-OVC picks, Golden Eagles tabbed for fourth place Two Tennessee Tech players rank among the Top 10 in the Ohio Valley Conference, and the Golden Eagles are picked to finish fourth in the league, according to a preseason poll of conference coaches.
February 26, 2015 Snow cancels TTU’s weekend softball tournament in Chattanooga The snow and dreary weather conditions have reared their ugly ahead again, forcing the cancellation of the Tennessee Tech softball team’s weekend tournament in Chattanooga.
February 26, 2015 Late Golden Eagle run not enough as Morehead State downs Tech, 86-73 MOREHEAD, Ky. – A career night from freshman Aleksa Jugovic and big run early in the second half just wasn’t enough for the Tennessee Tech men’s basketball team Thursday evening, as the Golden Eagles (12-17, 4-11) fell to the hot-shooting Morehead State Eagles (14-16, 9-6), 86-73.
February 25, 2015 Golden Eagles head north for rematch with OVC East Division foe Morehead State It’s that time of year again for the Tennessee Tech men’s basketball team; time for the annual “Death Valley” road trip as the Golden Eagles head north for a rematch with Ohio Valley Conference Eastern Division rival Morehead State Thursday evening.
February 25, 2015 Tennis team back in action following nearly two-week break due to weather The Tennessee Tech tennis team gets back to action this weekend with three non-conference dual matches, following a layoff of nearly two weeks due to weather cancellations last weekend.
February 25, 2015 Golden Eagles back at Bush Stadium for three-game series against Northern Illinois The Golden Eagles are back! After losing out on each of its past four home games due to weather, the Tennessee Tech baseball team finally returns to Bush Stadium Friday afternoon as it hosts Northern Illinois in a three-games series beginning at 3 p.m. CST.
February 24, 2015 Junior guard earns third weekly award For the third time this season, Tennessee Tech women’s basketball junior Samaria Howard the adidas® OVC Newcomer of the Week, as voted on by the Sports Information Directors.
February 24, 2015 Winter weather forces Tech baseball team to postpone rivalry game with MTSU The Tennessee Tech baseball team was forced to postpone its in-state match-up with rival Middle Tennessee Wednesday afternoon with the expectations of a winter storm and already rough field conditions from last week's blizzard-like symptoms leading the causes.
February 24, 2015 Wexford Plantation Intercollegiate shortened due to weather, Tech golf back home for two weeks HILTON HEAD, S.C. – The Tennessee Tech men’s golf team saw an early end to its time in Hilton Head, S.C. Tuesday afternoon, as poor weather and playing conditions forced the Wexford Plantation Intercollegiate to conclude prematurely.
February 24, 2015 Track & field team continuing to strive for improvements at OVC Indoor Championships Tennessee Tech track & field team seeks improvements, including possible school records and personal best efforts, this weekend at the OVC Indoor Championships.
February 24, 2015 Local realtor Donnita Hill offers real life advice at Leaders for Life event Donnita Hill, a Tennessee Tech alum and successful local realtor, offered real life advice to the assembly at the latest Dr. M. Dianne Murphy Leaders for Life program Monday night.
February 24, 2015 Golden Eagles wrap up play at USA Women’s Invitational, to return to links in two weeks MOBILE, Ala. – The Tennessee Tech women’s golf team wrapped up its first tournament of the spring Tuesday afternoon, rounding out the final 18 holes of the USA Women’s Invitational hosted by South Alabama.
February 23, 2015 Golden Eagles finish first two rounds in Mobile, to wrap up play Tuesday morning MOBILE, Ala. – Back on the links for the first time since October, the Tennessee Tech women’s golf team got its first taste of action in over three months Monday afternoon, wrapping up two rounds of play at the USA Women’s Invitational.
February 23, 2015 Golden Eagles conclude round one, to wrap up final two rounds in Hilton Head HILTON HEAD, S.C. – The first round of spring play is finally in the books for the Tennessee Tech men’s golf team, as the Golden Eagles concluded round one of the Wexford Plantation Intercollegiate Monday afternoon.
February 23, 2015 Annual Football Awards Dinner postponed until a later date Tennessee Tech's annual Football Awards Dinner, originally scheduled for Sunday (March 1) has been postponed, and will be rescheduled at a later date yet to be determined.
February 22, 2015 Among the nation’s top realtors, Donnita Hill to speak at Leaders for Life program Monday One of the region’s most successful business women throughout a 38-year career in real estate in the Upper Cumberland, Donnita Hill will be the featured guest speaker Monday night at Tennessee Tech for the Dr. M. Dianne Murphy Leaders for Life Program.
February 22, 2015 Tech men's golf team back in action at Wexford Plantation Intercollegiate The 2015 spring season has finally arrived for the Tennessee Tech men’s golf team, as the Golden Eagles prepare to kick off its journey to the Ohio Valley Conference tournament with a trip to Hilton Head, S.C.
February 22, 2015 Tech splits with tourney host Charleston Southern behind late inning heroics in game one CHARLESTON, S.C. – The Tennessee Tech softball team heads back to Cookeville having taken three out of four in the Charleston Southern Tournament, splitting with the host on Sunday to wrap up its weekend stay.
February 22, 2015 Tech women's golf team kicks off spring play at USA Women's Invitational After closing out the fall with three straight top five finishes, the spring season couldn’t get here soon enough for the Tennessee Tech women’s golf team. The Golden Eagles finally get their chance to hit the links on Monday as they head south for Mobile, Ala. and the USA Women’s Invitational.
February 22, 2015 Golden Eagles down Davidson in Savannah behind sixth-inning barrage SAVANNAH, Ga. - The Tennessee Tech baseball team (4-2) finished off its wild, but rewarding three-game weekend in style Sunday afternoon, defeating the Davidson Wildcats (4-2) behind an offensive barrage, 12-5.
February 21, 2015 Fans reminded to use caution, common sense when attending tonight's doubleheader Tennessee Tech Athletics officials are encouraging fans who plan to attend the Ohio Valley Conference doubleheader vs. Belmont Saturday night to use caution when traveling to Eblen Center for the final home games of the season.
February 21, 2015 Tech’s scores six in the seventh to complete twin bill sweep in CSU Tournament CHARLESTON, S.C. – The bats came alive late for the Tennessee Tech softball team, and behind a dramatic six-run seventh inning in the day’s second game against North Carolina A&T, the Golden Eagles smacked an exclamation point on their doubleheader sweep as part of the Charleston Southern Tournament.
February 21, 2015 Bottom of lineup helps Tech to 11-8 win over Michigan Wolverines in Savannah The lower end of the Golden Eagle lineup stepped to the forefront Saturday afternoon and helped lead Tennessee Tech (3-2) to a satisfying, 11-8 victory over Big Ten foe Michigan (2-4) at historic Grayson Stadium in Savannah, Ga.
February 21, 2015 Tech drops two-point contest to Belmont to close out home schedule Belmont grabbed the final lead of the contest and held on against a desperation attempt to claim a 64-62 Ohio Valley Conference women's basketball victory over Tennessee Tech Saturday night in Eblen Center.
February 21, 2015 Golden Eagles fall to blazing Bruins in Eblen Center on Senior Night The Belmont Bruins scorched the nets Saturday night in Eblen Center, and needed every bit of their 65 percent accuracy to hold off a stubborn Tennessee Tech squad, 88-82 in Ohio Valley Conference action.
February 21, 2015 It was a charity stripe sort of night as TTU falls at Morehead State, 90-82 MOREHEAD, Ky. – The Tennessee Tech women’s basketball team fell in a high-scoring affair on Monday evening to host Morehead State, 90-82.
February 20, 2015 Friday's game cancelled vs. UNC Wilmington, Golden Eagles will play two on Sunday CHARLESTON, S.C. – Due to extremely low temperatures, Friday’s (Feb. 20) Tennessee Tech softball game against UNC Wilmington has been cancelled. The schedule for the remainder of the Charleston Southern Tournament has been altered as well.
February 20, 2015 Four Golden Eagles make final appearance at Eblen Center, host Belmont on Senior Night Just one more game in the familiar Eblen Center remains for the senior members of the Tennessee Tech men’s basketball team, as the Golden Eagles set their sights on the Bruins of Belmont Saturday evening for a 7:30 p.m. CST match-up in Ohio Valley Conference play.
February 20, 2015 Michigan downs Golden Eagles in Savannah, 6-5, behind ninth-inning squeeze play SAVANNAH, Ga. – A back-and-forth battle in the home of Minor League Baseball’s Savannah Sand Gnats went in favor of Michigan Friday afternoon, as the Tennessee Tech baseball team fell in its first game of the weekend, 6-5.
February 19, 2015 World's Best Bird? It's up to your votes for Awesome Eagle Will Awesome Eagle be voted the Best Mascot in the OVC? He has already won back-to-back national championships, so it's up to Tennessee Tech fans to vote for him to be named the best in the OVC!
February 19, 2015 Tech soccer brings aboard seven newcomers for 2015 season An intriguing blend of youth and experience highlight the Tennessee Tech soccer team’s incoming class, as second-year head coach Steve Springthorpe brings aboard seven new Golden Eagles to help bolster the 2015 squad and beyond.
February 19, 2015 Golden Eagles to honor Parson, Williams on Senior Night The Tennessee Tech women’s basketball team takes the court Saturday evening at 5:30 p.m. CST, against Belmont for Senior Night, the final home game that the Golden Eagle seniors will play on court they have called home for the last few years.
February 19, 2015 Golden Eagles head to Charleston, S.C. for third tourney of the year The Tennessee Tech softball team gets away from the snow and icy conditions that have blanketed the state over the last week, and head southeast for the club’s third consecutive tournament to begin the 2015 campaign with a spot in the Charleston Southern Tournament.
February 19, 2015 Tech heads to Morehead State for showdown following weather delays COOKEVILLE, Tenn. – The Tennessee Tech women's basketball team is set to head Morehead State for a 5:00 p.m. CST contest on Saturday evening.
February 19, 2015 Golden Eagles cancel Youngstown State weekend, pick up neutral, three-game series versus Michigan With brutal playing conditions and a winter storm playing all kinds of havoc with the Tennessee Tech baseball schedule this week, the Golden Eagles finally have a weekend planned ahead beginning Friday evening with a neutral-site contest against the Michigan Wolverines.
February 18, 2015 Weekend tournament cancelled for Golden Eagle tennis team Tennessee Tech's visit to Georgia this weekend for a tennis tournament at Kennesaw State has been canceled due to winter weather conditions.
February 18, 2015 Spring football drills get underway March 17 on Tech campus Veteran Golden Eagle football coach Watson Brown will have his team on the field for the first time on Tuesday, March 17 to open spring practices, with the annual Purple vs. Gold Spring Game set for Saturday, April 11.
February 18, 2015 Women's basketball game at Morehead postponed until Monday The women's basketball game between Tennessee Tech and Morehead State may seem like it's mythical, but the contest will, in fact, take place...Monday evening. It has been postponed twice due to weather.
February 17, 2015 Baseball, women's basketball games postponed due to winter weather Tennessee Tech's women's basketball game at Morehead State has been postponed from Wednesday until Thursday, and the Golden Eagle baseball game at Tennessee on Wednesday has also been postponed, with a makeup date to be announced.
February 16, 2015 Golden Eagles fall in Johnson City to in-state rival East Tennessee State, 87-79 JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. – A strong night offensively fell just short for the Tennessee Tech men’s basketball team Monday evening, as the Golden Eagles (12-15) lost a non-conference match-up at in-state rival East Tennessee State (16-10), 87-79.
February 16, 2015 Golden Eagle Sports Network to stream 31 games during baseball, softball season Tennessee Tech baseball and softball fans will have the opportunity to watch a combined 31 home games live via webstreams on the OVC Digital Network this spring, produced by the Golden Eagle Sports Network.
February 16, 2015 Weather forces cancellation of Tuesday's Sidelines Luncheon With winter weather slamming the Upper Cumberland, Tennessee Tech Athletics has been forced to cancel the Sidelines Luncheon Tuesday. The event resumes next week with coaches Jim Davis and Steve Payne.
February 15, 2015 Golden Eagles rally for 8-7 win over Longwood, dominate Lancers 12-2 It started with a rally and ended with a route, but at the end of the day, Saturday’s doubleheader equated to two big wins for the Tennessee Tech baseball team, as the Golden Eagles defeated Longwood by scores of 8-7 and 12-2.
February 15, 2015 Tech falls vs. UNC Asheville in Sunday matinee ASHEVILLE, Tenn. -- Tennessee Tech claimed the top three singles matches Sunday afternoon, but the Golden Eagles dropped points in the lower spots as well as the doubles point in sustaining a tough, 4-3 loss to UNC Asheville in the Asheville Racquet Club Downtown
February 15, 2015 Golden Eagles take short break from OVC schedule with Monday game at ETSU The Tennessee Tech men’s basketball team will take a break from its Ohio Valley Conference schedule Monday evening, taking a trip east to take on in-state rival East Tennessee State.
February 15, 2015 Tech forces split with 5-4 win in Sunday’s finale over host Georgia Southern STATESBORO, Ga. – Senior Angi Sakamoto scored twice and drove in two, while junior Hannah Weaver went the distance to help the Tennessee Tech softball team salvage a split with a 5-4 win over the host Georgia Southern after the Golden Eagles were upended 6-2 in the opener to Binghamton in the final day of the GSU Invitational.
February 14, 2015 Golden Eagles fall twice at No. 20 Tennessee Saturday The 20th ranked Tennessee Volunteers claimed two matches from Tennessee Tech Saturday, winning indoors in the first match, 6-1, and moving outdoors to post a 4-0 win in the second.
February 14, 2015 Bennett bombs lead Tech to extra inning victory in Statesboro STATEBORO, Ga. -- Olivia Bennett slammed her second home run of the game in the top of the eighth inning, a two-run shot that proved to be the game-winner as Tennessee Tech handed host Georgia Southern a 4-2 extra inning loss Saturday afternoon.
February 14, 2015 Tech drops road game at Jacksonville State JACKSONVILLE, Ala. -- Jacksonville State held off Tech down the stretch by making its free throws on the way to a 67-58 Ohio Valley Conference victory over the Golden Eagles.
February 14, 2015 Golden Eagles fall to Gamecocks, 82-68 in Jacksonville JACKSONVILLE, Ala. – The Tennessee Tech men’s basketball team (12-14, 4-9) suffered a setback on their journey to earning a spot in the Ohio Valley Conference tournament Saturday evening, falling in Jacksonville, Ala. to East Division rival Jacksonville State (11-17, 4-9), 82-68.
February 13, 2015 Golden Eagles look for third straight victory, hit the road for OVC tilt with Gamecocks Two straight victories have the Tennessee Tech baseball team nipping on the heels of a spot in the Ohio Valley Conference Tournament. The Golden Eagles will look to keep that dream alive with a third win as they head south, Saturday evening, for their second match-up of the 2014-15 campaign with Jacksonville State.
February 13, 2015 Golden Eagles head south to Jacksonville State The Tennessee Tech women's basketball team is set to head to Jacksonville State on Saturday at 5 p.m. CST.
February 13, 2015 Golden Eagles tripped up twice in Friday’s GSU Invite opener STATESBORO, Ga. – The Tennessee Tech softball team was limited to just one run in two games in Friday’s opening day of the Georgia Southern Invitational, as the Golden Eagles dropped both contests with a 7-1 loss to Boston College and a 3-0 defeat to Campbell University.
February 13, 2015 Longwood hands Golden Eagles 8-2 loss in season-opener A somewhat dazzling performance from the Big South Preseason Pitcher of the Year played spoiler to the Tennessee Tech baseball team Friday night, as the Longwood Lancers defeated the Golden Eagles on opening day, 8-2.
February 13, 2015 Golden Eagles go through final OVC tuneup with outing in Birmingham In its final tune-up before the Ohio Valley Conference Indoor Championships later this month, the Tennessee Tech track & field team recoded eight more personal-best performances and narrowly missed a school record this weekend at the Samford Invitational.
February 12, 2015 Familiar road ahead as Tech runs in Samford Invitational in Birmingham For the third time in about a month, the Tennessee Tech track & field team will be in familiar surroundings when it competes this weekend at the Samford Invitational. The Golden Eagles return to the Birmingham Crossplex, where they have already been twice during this indoor season.
February 12, 2015 Golden Eagles trimmed by Tennessee State in Eblen Center OVC clash A double-double from Candace Parson and double figures from Samaria Howard couldn't lift Tennessee Tech Thursday night in Eblen Center as the Golden Eagles fell to Tennessee State in an OVC clash.
February 12, 2015 Tech tames Tigers in Eblen Center OVC contest Tennessee Tech put together another solid team effort, featuring a stifling defensive performance, to claim a 71-52 Ohio Valley Conference victory over Tennessee State in Eblen Center.
February 12, 2015 Softball heads back to Georgia for second tournament of the year Fresh off its first action of the 2015 campaign, the Tennessee Tech softball team returns to the state of Georgia for five games over the weekend as part of the Georgia Southern Invitational.
February 12, 2015 Senior QB Darian Stone winner of 2014 Robert Hill Johnson Award Senior quarterback Darian Stone been voted by his Tennessee Tech football teammates as the winner of the team’s prestigious Robert Hill Johnson Award for 2014.
February 11, 2015 Former players invited to Golden Eagle Basketball Legends Night, Feb. 21 Former Tennessee Tech basketball players will be among the featured guests on Saturday, Feb. 21, when Athletics hosts Golden Eagle Basketball Legends Night at the final home games of the 2014-15 season.
February 11, 2015 Golden Eagle baseball team kicks off 2015 season, hosts Longwood Friday at 3 p.m. The time has finally come. Baseball season is here as the Tennessee Tech squad will kickoff the 2015 campaign with a three-game home series against first-time opponent Longwood beginning Friday afternoon.
February 10, 2015 Jordan Hopkins selected as January recipient of Unsung Leader Award An “inner drive and commitment to excellence in each aspect of his life” are some of the traits that make Jordan Hopkins the January recipient of the Unsung Leader Award, a monthly honor presented by Tennessee Tech Athletics.
February 10, 2015 GOLD RUSH: Free t-shirts for first 1,500 and all fans asked to wear gold Thursday All fans attending the Tennessee Tech basketball doubleheader on Thursday are encouraged to wear gold to Eblen Center, and the first 1,500 fans into the arena will receive a free "Gold Rush" t-shirt when the Golden Eagles host Tennessee State in an Ohio Valley Conference twinbill that begins at 4:15 p.m.
February 10, 2015 Golden Eagles host rematch with Tennessee State in second annual Gold Rush game Still in the fight for a spot in March’s Ohio Valley Conference Tournament, the Tennessee Tech men’s basketball team will look for its third straight home victory Thursday evening as it hosts Tennessee State in a 7 p.m. CST tilt.
February 10, 2015 Bosheers, Chambers honored with preseason awards from Perfect Game Synonymous with the game of baseball, Perfect Game released its Ohio Valley Conference preview Tuesday morning, and with little surprise, a certain Tennessee Tech shortstop found his image at the top of the screen, earning yet another preseason honor.
February 10, 2015 GOLD RUSH: Tech hosts instate foe Tennessee State at 4:15 p.m. on Thursday COOKEVILLE, Tenn. – The Tennessee Tech women's basketball team is set to host Tennessee State on Thursday at 4:15 p.m. CST.
February 10, 2015 Golden Eagles face Tennessee twice, UNC Asheville on busy weekend The Tennessee Tech tennis team faces three matches in two days, with a pair of Saturday battles in Knoxville against the University of Tennessee and a Sunday afternoon match at UNC Ashville.
February 9, 2015 Jackson takes home fifth adidas® OVC Newcomer of the Week honors after 15th double-double It’s practically become habit. At least it seems like it. For the fifth time this season, the Ohio Valley Conference named Tennessee Tech junior Charles Jackson its Newcomer of the Week Monday afternoon, following a dominating performance in Saturday’s victory over Jacksonville State.
February 9, 2015 College Sports Madness names Bosheers to Preseason All-American Third Team Even with under a week until the 2015 season opener, Tennessee Tech shortstop Dylan Bosheers can’t seem to keep his name hidden when it comes to preseason honors.
February 9, 2015 Low score Saturday by Stallings nets unexpected payday for Golden Eagle golf program Former Tennessee Tech All-American golfer Scott Stallings continues to make his alma mater proud, and Saturday the PGA professional helped out the Golden Eagles while also helping himself.
February 9, 2015 Dodd selected to attend the U.S. Women's Volleyball open tryout For the second straight year, the Tennessee Tech volleyball team proudly boasts that a student-athlete has been selected to attend the U.S. Women's Volleyball open tryout in Colorado Springs, Colo., this weekend.
February 8, 2015 Golden Eagles post season's first win, top Chattanooga Mocs, 5-2 HIXSON, Tenn. -- The Tennessee Tech tennis team claimed a 5-2 win over the Chattanooga Mocs Sunday at the Hixson Racquet Club, giving the Golden Eagles their first dual match victor of the year.
February 8, 2015 Tech upended in both games of day two of the KSU Kickoff Classic KENNESAW, Ga. – Junior Olivia Bennett continued her strong start to the 2015 campaign in Sunday’s opener against Dayton, and sophomore Danielle Liberatore threw a gem in the second game against Kennesaw State, but ultimately it wasn’t enough as the Tennessee Tech softball team dropped both tilts in day two of the KSU Kickoff Classic.
February 7, 2015 Golden Eagles soar past NKU, fall in late innings to Ohio in opening day split KENNESAW, Ga. – A dominating performance and a nail biter highlighted the Tennessee Tech softball team’s 2015 season debut, with the Golden Eagles earning a split in day one of the Kennesaw State University Kickoff Classic.
February 7, 2015 Golden Eagles wrap up weekend at ETSU Buccaneer Invitational With the OVC Championships just three weeks away, the Tennessee Tech track & field team continued its tuneups Saturday by wrapping up the final day at the ETSU Buccaneer Invitational.
February 7, 2015 Tech drops 70-54 contest to JSU Gamecocks in OVC contest Jacksonville State's shooting accuracy spelled the difference Saturday night as the Gamecocks claimed a 70-54 Ohio Valley Conference victory over Tennessee Tech in Eblen Center.
February 7, 2015 Golden Eagles use balanced effort to down Gamecocks in Eblen Center Tennessee Tech had a balanced effort Saturday night, combining an efficient offense with a solid defense, and several outstanding individual performances added up to a strong team victory, 72-59, over Jacksonville State in Eblen Center.
February 6, 2015 Golden Eagles head to instate foe UTC The Tennessee Tech tennis team heads to face instate foe Chattanooga on Saturday, as they take on the Mocs in a 9 a.m. CST showdown on Sunday morning.
February 6, 2015 Golden Eagle track team at ETSU Indoor Invitational Friday and Saturday Following two outstanding weeks of training and preparation since their last competition, the Tennessee Tech track & field team joins a large field at the East Tennessee State University Buccaneer Invitational this weekend.
February 6, 2015 Bosheers selected OVC Preseason Player of the Year, Tech baseball team picked third in preseason poll Down to just one week in the countdown to the 2015 season opener, senior shortstop Dylan Bosheers was honored by the coaches and sports information directors of the Ohio Valley Conference by earning the league’s honor as its Preseason Player of the Year selection.
February 6, 2015 Heading east brings success for Tech track & field team One school record and five personal-best marks fell Friday afternoon on the first day of the East Tennessee Buccaneer Invitational for the Tennessee Tech track & field team.
February 5, 2015 Tech host Jacksonville State for Military and Public Safety Appreciation Night and Communiversity Night The Tennessee Tech women's basketball team is set to host Jacksonville State on Saturday at 5:30 p.m. CST.
February 5, 2015 Golden Eagles return to hardwood, host Jax State on Military & Public Safety Appreciation Night After a week off from live game action, the Tennessee Tech men's basketball team will return to the hardwood floors of the Eblen Center Saturday evening, joining the Tech women’s squad in hosting a doubleheader against Jacksonville State.
February 5, 2015 Golden Eagle softball ready to start 2015 season with tournament trip to Kennesaw, Ga. It’s time to dust off the cleats, break in the gloves, tape up the bats, and chalk up the lines.
February 4, 2015 Golden Eagle football staff announces 22 newcomers on National Signing Day Find out who the Golden Eagles have added to the program during the 2015 NCAA National Signing Day, including player bios and Watson Brown's press conference.
February 3, 2015 Bosheers collects second Preseason All-America honors from NCBWA Anticipation of the 2015 season just keeps building and building for the Tennessee Tech baseball team, as senior shortstop Dylan Bosheers earned his second Preseason All-American nod Tuesday, just 10 days before opening day.
February 3, 2015 Joyner adds recruiting coordinator to her title as assistant volleyball coach Tennessee Tech volleyball assistant coach Cassandra Joyner has added recruiting coordinator to her title, reflecting the role she has played in building the Golden Eagle program under head coach Dave Zelenock the past two years.
February 3, 2015 Military, Public Safety workers honored guests at Saturday's doubleheader Tennessee Tech will host more than the two Jacksonville State basketball teams Saturday night in Eblen Center. The OVC doubleheader is also Military and Public Safety Appreciation Night along with Communiversity Night.
February 2, 2015 Golden Eagle golf teams ready to outperform OVC predictions With the beginning of the spring season just weeks away, the Tennessee Tech golf teams received a bit of added incentive to leave it all out on the links this year as the Ohio Valley Conference released its preseason predictions.
February 2, 2015 Public invited as Golden Eagles hold annual awards dinner Sunday, March 1 The Tennessee Tech football team will assemble Sunday afternoon, March 1, for its annual Awards Dinner, and the public is invited to attend the 2 p.m. event. Cost of the dinner is $18 per person.
February 1, 2015 Save the Date advisory: Bobby Nchols Scramble is June 5-6-7 Tennessee Tech athletics is issuing a “save the date” notice to golfers in the region, and those who enjoy a busy weekend filled with good times. The dates to mark on your calendar are June 5-6-7, when Tech will host the highly popular Pepsi Bobby Nichols Scramble, presented by Budweiser.
February 1, 2015 Golden Eagles topped by Blue Raiders in Sunday matinee match NASHVILLE -- A day that began with a super start for the Tennessee Tech tennis team turned into the blues as the Golden Eagles dropped a 5-2 match to the Middle Tennessee Blue Raiders at Nashboro Village Athletic Center.
February 1, 2015 New foes, traditional rivals, three York games at home on 2015 Tech football schedule Three brand new opponents will get Tennessee Tech’s football season underway in September, and two familiar, in-state conference foes will visit Tucker Stadium in November to close out the regular season on the Golden Eagles 2015 schedule.
January 31, 2015 Golden Eagle tennis squad opens with two weekend matches in Music City The Tennessee Tech tennis team gets the 2015 dual match season underway this weekend with a pair of indoor matches in Nashville. Tech faces Lipscomb Saturday night and Middle Tennessee Sunday at noon.
January 31, 2015 Golden Eagles fall to hot-shooting Bruins, 71-53 in Nashville NASHVILLE, Tenn. – In its second trip to Nashville in three days, the Tennessee Tech men’s basketball seemed to experience a fare share of deja vu Saturday afternoon, as the Golden Eagles (10-13, 2-8) fell at the hand of the hot-shooting Belmont Bruins (15-7, 7-2) in Nashville, 71-53.
January 31, 2015 Tech falls in Nashville, 59-53 to Belmont NASHVILLE, Tenn. – The Tennessee Tech women’s basketball team fell in Ohio Valley Conference action on Saturday evening at the hands of host Belmont University, 59-53.
January 31, 2015 Golden Eagle tennis team drops season opener to Lipscomb, 4-3 Tennessee Tech had plenty of punch at the top end of its lineup Saturday evening, but couldn't produce any points from the bottom spots in dropping a 4-3 decision to Lipscomb in the Golden Eagle season opener.
January 30, 2015 Bosheers tabbed OVC Preseason Player of the Year, Tech picked third by d1baseball.com With just two weeks separating the Tennessee Tech baseball team from its 2015 schedule and opening day contest against Longwood, preseason rankings and predictions are beginning to fall into place.
January 30, 2015 Tech heads to Nashville to take on Belmont on Saturday afternoon The Tennessee Tech women's basketball team heads to Belmont on Saturday for a 4 p.m. CST game, that is part of a doubleheader with the Tennessee Tech men’s basketball team, who tip-off at 2 p.m.
January 30, 2015 Golden Eagles head back to Nashville, face Belmont in Saturday doubleheader The Tennessee Tech men’s basketball team will take another swing in Nashville Saturday afternoon, as the Golden Eagles will face off in a doubleheader match-up with the Belmont Bruins at the Curb Event Center.
January 29, 2015 Tigers lock down on Golden Eagles, hand Tech 64-56 loss in Nashville NASHVILLE, Tenn. – Things just never fell into place offensively for the Tennessee Tech men’s basketball Thursday evening, as the Tennessee State Tigers (4-18, 1-6) handed the Golden Eagles(10-12, 2-7) a tough, 64-56 loss in the Gentry Center in Nashville.
January 28, 2015 Communiversity Night coming up Feb. 7 against Jacksonville State With Communiversity Night coming up soon, Tennessee Tech Athletics was the special guest of the Cookeville-Putnam County Chamber of Commerce Tuesday for the monthly Breakfast Before Hours event.
January 28, 2015 Golden Eagles ready for trip down I-40, match-up with in-state rival Tigers Fresh off a much-needed Ohio Valley Conference victory over Eastern Kentucky Saturday night, the Tennessee Tech men’s basketball team will look to make it two in-a-row Thursday evening as the Golden Eagles make the 90-minute trip down I-40 to take on in-state rival Tennessee State.
January 28, 2015 Vanlier, McCoin and King named to FCS All-American Team Three Tennessee Tech football players have received All-America honors, including two on a Freshman All-America lineup. The honors were selected by college draft evaluator Josh Buchanan.
January 27, 2015 Thirty home games, classic in-state match-ups highlight 2015 Tech baseball schedule Just one season after becoming the first-ever Ohio Valley Conference team to earn a preseason top-40 ranking from Collegiate Baseball newspaper, the Tennessee Tech baseball team, which received votes in this year's preseason poll, will tackle yet another challenging slate of opponents and look to post its third straight 40-win campaign in 2015.
January 26, 2015 Jackson honored as adidas® OVC Newcomer of the Week after 14th double-double For the fourth time this season, junior Charles Jackson took home league honors for his dominant play on the court for the Tennessee Tech men’s basketball team, earning adidas® Ohio Valley Conference Newcomer of the Week Monday afternoon.
January 26, 2015 Golden Eagles stopped by Morehead State in Eblen Center Morehead State used a huge advantage at the free throw line, going near-perfect at the stripe on the way to posting a 64-54 Ohio Valley Conference victory over Tennessee Tech Monday night in Eblen Center.
January 25, 2015 Tennessee Tech looks to find its way versus Morehead State on Monday evening The Tennessee Tech women's basketball team is set to host Morehead State on Monday at 6:00 p.m. CST.
January 24, 2015 Tech tripped by Colonels in double overtime OVC thriller Eastern Kentucky escaped town Saturday night with a hard-fought, 97-73 Ohio Valley Conference victory over Tennessee Tech in a double-overtime thriller in Eblen Center.
January 24, 2015 Golden Eagles outlast Colonels in Eblen Center overtime battle Double-doubles by Charles Jackson and Torrance Rowe, and five players in double figures, led Tennessee Tech to a crowd-pleasing, 83-81 overtime victory over Eastern Kentucky Saturday night in a noisy Eblen Center.
January 24, 2015 Golden Eagles harvest record, personal bests at Green & Gold Invitational One school record and several personal-bests were scored Saturday by the Tennessee Tech women's track& field team at the Green & Gold Invitational, hosted by UAB.
January 23, 2015 OVC Basketball Tournament All-Session Tickets On Sale Now All-session tickets for the 2015 Ohio Valley Conference Basketball Championship are now on sale and are just $60 through the Tennessee Tech Athletics Ticket Office in Eblen Center until January 31.
January 23, 2015 Think Pink: Tech host Eastern Kentucky for annual "Think Pink" night The Tennessee Tech women’s basketball team is set to host Eastern Kentucky on Saturday at 5:30 p.m. CST. The basketball team will host its "Think Pink" game.
January 23, 2015 Golden Eagle Soccer Academy ID Camp set for Mar. 14 Under the guidance of Tennessee Tech head coach Steve Springthorpe and the rest of the TTU soccer coaching staff, the program is proud to present the Golden Eagle Soccer Academy, an ID Camp open to all female soccer players grades 9-12 on Saturday, March 14.
January 23, 2015 Golden Eagles to host EKU, take part in Coaches vs. Cancer Suits And Sneakers™ Awareness The Tennessee Tech men’s basketball team will go to battle against two opponents Saturday evening in the Eblen Center, playing host to Eastern Kentucky in doubleheader match-up while taking part in the 2015 Coaches vs. Cancer Suits And Sneakers™ Awareness Week.
January 23, 2015 Golden Eagle junior Ladarius Vaniler receives second All-America award for 2014 Tennessee Tech junior Ladarius Vanlier has added another honor to his bulging resume as a Golden Eagle football player, this time being listed among 11 OVC players who were recently named to the 2014 Sports Network Football Championship Subdivision (FCS) All-American Team.
January 22, 2015 Double-Double Dude: Charles Jackson has found a home in Cookeville Despite a wide variety of roadblocks and obstacles that might have denied someone less determined, Charles Jackson has persevered and powered his way through, eventually finding a home at Tennessee Tech where he has made double-doubles almost routine.
January 22, 2015 Clipped wings: Golden Eagles trimmed by Morehead State in Eblen Center Morehead State was nearly perfect at the free throw line and crashed the boards, leading to a 78-74 Ohio Valley Conference victory over Tennessee Tech Thursday night in Eblen Center.
January 21, 2015 Tech falls to Tennessee State, 67-64 in Nashville NASHVILLE, Tenn. – The Tennessee Tech women’s basketball team was unable to hold off the Tennessee State Tigers on Wednesday afternoon, as the Golden Eagles fell 67-64 in the Gentry Center.
January 21, 2015 Tech tracksters back to Birmingham for Green & Gold Invitational Saturday For the second time in a couple of weeks, the Tennessee Tech track & field team will head to Birmingham for a meet hosted by UAB. Tech ran in the Blazer Indoor Invitational on Jan. Jan. 9-10, and this weekend will be in the Green & Gold Invitational, with all events scheduled for Saturday.
January 20, 2015 Tech heads to Tennessee State for an early afternoon game The Tennessee Tech women's basketball team heads across I-40 to take on instate foe Tennessee State on Wednesday morning at 11 a.m. CST in the Gentry Center.
January 20, 2015 Golden Eagles open OVC East Division play with Morehead State Back in the Eblen Center after a brief one-game trip on the road, the Tennessee Tech men’s basketball team will look to turn around its Ohio Valley Conference season Thursday evening, playing host to East Division rival Morehead State.
January 19, 2015 Athletics Honor Roll for fall semester tops 200 mark again For the ninth time in the last 11 semesters, Tennessee Tech’s students in athletics have surpassed the 200 mark once again with the 2014 Fall semester Athletic Director’s Honor Roll.
January 17, 2015 Awesome Eagle repeats as National Champion mascot Tennessee Tech mascot Awesome Eagle captured his second consecutive National Championship, while his counterpart, Grandpappy Eagle, finished fifth in the competition.
January 17, 2015 Golden Eagles drop overtime heart-breaker at Southeast Missouri CAPE GIRARDEAU, Mo. – It was a heart-breaker, and there is no other way to explain it. Tech falls 68-66 in overtime to Southeast Missouri.
January 17, 2015 SEMO blocks late Golden Eagle rally, defeats Tech, 65-61 CAPE GIRARDEAU, Mo. – A last-second 3-point attempt by Jordan Johnson was blocked and Southeast Missouri grabbed the rebound with under two seconds to play Saturday night as the Tennessee Tech men’s basketball team fell to the Redhawks in Cape Girardeau, Mo., 65-61.
January 17, 2015 Golden Eagles set 10 personal-best marks at Commodore Invitational On the second weekend of the 2015 track & field season, Tennessee Tech made some strides toward improving times and distances against a challenging field at the Commodore Invitational, hosted by Vanderbilt.
January 16, 2015 Track team seeks improvement at Commodore Invitational The Tennessee Tech women’s track & field team will be seeking improvements in personal performances this weekend when they compete at the Commodore Invitational.
January 16, 2015 Tech heads to SEMO for weekend doubleheader COOKEVILLE, Tenn. – The Tennessee Tech women's basketball team hits the road for a match up with Southeast Missouri as the team travels to Cape Girardeau for a 3:30 p.m. CST showdown.
January 16, 2015 Tech men's basketball team heads to Cape Girardeau for crucial OVC match-up with SEMO The Tennessee Tech men’s basketball will take a brief break from home games Saturday evening as the Golden Eagles hit the road for a single contest at Southeast Missouri in what will mark a doubleheader with the Tech women’s team.
January 15, 2015 Area Honor students invited next Thursday for annual Academic Excellence event Tennessee Tech will host its annual "Academic Excellence" Night on Thursday night (Jan. 22) and all area elementary Honor Students are invited to attend the game as guests of the Golden Eagles.
January 15, 2015 Golden Eagles wrap up homestand with three-point loss to UT Martin Tennessee Tech had a home game slip away Thursday night when UT Martin claimed a 63-60 OVC victory in Eblen Center.
January 15, 2015 Tech drops 79-59 OVC clash with UT Martin in Eblen Center UT Martin got outside offense in the first half and worked the ball inside in the second on the way to a 79-59 OVC victory over Tennessee Tech Thursday night in Eblen Center.
January 14, 2015 Putnam County Night Thursday in Eblen Center It is Putnam County Night on Thursday in Eblen Center when Tennessee Tech hosts UT Martin in an Ohio Valley Conference doubleheader, with one dollar admission available to all residents of the county.
January 14, 2015 Next edition of unlimited magazine now online for viewing The latest edition of unlimited, the official online magazine of Tennessee Tech athletics, is now online and available for browsing.
January 14, 2015 Golden Eagles wrap up three-game homestand, host in-state foe UT Martin It's the homestand finale for the Tennessee Tech men's basketball team Thursday night as the Golden Eagles play host to in-state rival and Ohio Valley Conference foe UT Martin in yet another doubleheader of action.
January 14, 2015 Tech wraps up three-game home-stand against UT Martin The Tennessee Tech women's basketball team will wrap up a three-game home-stand on Thursday night as they host UT Martin in the Eblen Center for a 5:30 p.m. tip-off.
January 14, 2015 Volleyball standout Courtney Smith December Unsung Leader Award winner Courtney Smith continues to reap rewards for her excellence as a member of the Tennessee Tech volleyball team, being selected winner of the Unsung Leader Award for December, a monthly honor presented by TTU Athletics.
January 13, 2015 Tech junior earns second adidas® OVC Newcomer of the Week honor For the second time this season, Tennessee Tech women’s basketball junior Samaria Howard was named the adidas® OVC Newcomer of the Week, as voted on by the Sports Information Directors.
January 12, 2015 Tech men's golf team ready to take on challenging spring slate With just over a month to go before the start of the spring season, the Tennessee Tech men’s golf team is starting to go through final preparations for its upcoming slate of events.
January 12, 2015 Golden Eagle women's golf team poised for spring success, OVC title run The countdown is on for the Tennessee Tech women’s golf team as the Golden Eagles prepare for the beginning of the spring segment of their 2014-15 schedule.
January 10, 2015 Golden Eagles edge Austin Peay to claim second straight win Tennessee Tech held on through the ups and downs and hairpin turns to escape with a 75-71 victory over rival Austin Peay Saturday night in noisy Eblen Center.
January 10, 2015 Golden Eagles run away from Governors in second half to claim 72-56 OVC win After a tight first half, Tennessee Tech ran away from Austin Peay in the second half Saturday night, using a 15-1 run to leads to a 72-56 OVC victory in Eblen Center.
January 10, 2015 Golden Eagles break four, establish several brand new personal best marks at UAB It was a weekend for personal best marks for the Tennessee Tech women’s track & field team as they opened the season at the UAB Blazer Indoor Invitational. Returning members of the squad set four new personal-best marks, while numerous newcomers and returnees established personal-best standards while running events for the first time in their careers.
January 9, 2015 Golden Eagles in search of first OVC victory, host in-state rival Austin Peay It's in-state rivalry time for the Tennessee Tech men's basketball team Saturday evening, as the Golden Eagles take on Ohio Valley Conference foe Austin Peay in the Eblen Center in a 7:30 p.m. CST showdown.
January 9, 2015 Golden Eagles host in-state foe, Austin Peay The Tennessee Tech women’s basketball team host the second of three straight in the Eblen Center as they host Austin Peay on Saturday at 5:30 p.m. CST.
January 9, 2015 Matthews, Prewitt named to FCS ADA Academic All-Star team Tennessee Tech seniors Cody Matthews and Patrick Prewitt have earned spots on the FCS ADA Academic All-Star team, an elite group of 50 football student-athletes recognized for their classwork, community service and on-field success.
January 8, 2015 Tech unbeaten at home no more as visiting Racers claim OVC win Tennessee Tech's unbeaten home mark came to a halt Thursday night while Murray State extended its winning streak to 10 games as the Racers claimed an 83-67 OVC victory in Eblen Center.
January 8, 2015 Golden Eagles edge Murray State in Eblen Center to notch first OVC win Tennessee Tech got support from the bench and 18 points from Samaria Howard to hand Murray State a 74-69 loss Thursday night in Eblen Center for the Golden Eagles first OVC win of the year.
January 6, 2015 Golden Eagles prepared to open 2015 track & field season at UAB meet The Tennessee Tech track & field team gets its first taste of action this weekend when fcoach Wayne Angel takes a roster of 15 athletes to the UAB Blazer Indoor Invitational in Birmingham.
January 6, 2015 Youth Basketball Night Saturday at doubleheader, four counties featured this week, too It's Youth Basketball Night Saturday in Eblen Center when Tennessee Tech hosts Austin Peay in an OVC doubeheader, and four area counties will be featured this week with one dollar admission offers,
January 6, 2015 Tennessee Tech returns for three-game home-stand, hosts Murray State The Tennessee Tech women’s basketball team returns home for the first of three straight in the Eblen Center as the host Murray State on Thursday at 5:30 p.m. CST.
January 6, 2015 Golden Eagles back in Eblen Center for match-up with OVC foe Murray State Six times the Tennessee Tech men's basketball has taken the floor at the Hooper Eblen Center this season. And six times the Golden Eagles have walked away victorious.
January 5, 2015 Jackson claims third adidas® OVC Newcomer of the Week honors with two more double-doubles A career performance, plus two more strong showings, proved enough for Tennessee Tech men's basketball star Charles Jackson to take home his third adidas® Ohio Valley Conference Newcomer of the Week honors of the 2014-15 season.
January 5, 2015 WCTE TV to air eight Golden Eagle basketball games beginning Thursday WCTE TV has announced plans to televise eight Tennessee Tech basketball games during the 2014-15 regular season, a program lineup that includes four men's games and four women's games on the PBS station.
January 5, 2015 Lunch plans? Sidelines Lunch resumes Tuesday with TTU basketball coaches After a two-week holiday break, the Sidelines Lunch featuring Tennessee Tech basketball coaches Jim Davis and Steve Payne resumes Tuesday in the Eagles Nest of Eblen Center. The public is welcome.
January 3, 2015 Parson drops 24, Tech falls at SIUE, 83-69 EDWARDSVILLE, Ill. – The Tennessee Tech women’s basketball team put forth a strong second half performance against SIU Edwardsville on Saturday afternoon, but it was not enough as the host Cougars topped the Golden Eagles, 83-69.
January 3, 2015 Sharp-shooting Cougars hand Golden Eagles 85-62 loss in Edwardsville EDWARDSVILLE, Ill. – It was just one of those nights for the Tennessee Tech men’s basketball team Saturday evening, as everything seemed to happen in favor of an SIUE Cougar squad that handed the Golden Eagles a tough, 85-62 loss in Edwardsville.
January 2, 2015 Tech continues roadtrip, heads to SIU Edwardsville The Tennessee Tech women’s basketball team continues the opening weekend of Ohio Valley Conference action as it heads to SIU Edwardsville for a 2 p.m. CST game on Saturday.
January 2, 2015 Tech men look for first OVC victory in road contest at SIUE The Tennessee Tech men’s basketball team will look to collect its first Ohio Valley Conference victory of the 2014-15 season Saturday evening, as the Golden Eagles end its road trip to Illinois with a match-up against the Cougars of SIUE.
January 1, 2015 Eastern Illinois stuns Golden Eagles late in OVC opener, 61-59 CHARLESTON, Ill. – Just 16 seconds separated the Tennessee Tech men’s basketball team from a perfect 1-0 start to Ohio Valley Conference play Thursday evening, as Charles Jackson converted the second of his two free throw attempts to give the Golden Eagles a 59-54 advantage.
January 1, 2015 Tech falls to EIU in Ohio Valley Conference opener CHARLESTON, Ill. – The Tennessee Tech women’s basketball team did not quite open the New Year the way it wanted in Charleston on Thursday afternoon, as an early Eastern Illinois lead was the ultimate downfall for the Golden Eagles, who fell 67-59 in the first Ohio Valley Conference game of the season.
December 31, 2014 Tech starts off the New Year by opening OVC play versus EIU The Tennessee Tech women’s basketball team heads to Eastern Illinois on Thursday to start the New Year out with a bang, as they open 2015 and Ohio Valley Conference play with a 1 p.m. CST in Charleston, Ill.
December 30, 2014 Golden Eagles to open Ohio Valley Conference play at Eastern Illinois It's finally time for the Tennessee Tech men's basketball team to take on league competition, as the Golden Eagles prepare for their Ohio Valley Conference opener Thursday evening at Eastern Illinois.
December 29, 2014 Jugovic earns second career adidas® OVC Freshman of the Week award A career performance was more than enough for Tennessee Tech guard Aleksa Jugovic to take home his second adidas® OVC Freshman of the Week award Monday afternoon, as the freshman earned the honor after helping the Golden Eagles to a huge victory over UMKC last week.
December 29, 2014 Golden Eagles edge Ospreys behind career night from Jackson Charles Jackson posted career-highs of 28 points and 16 rebounds Monday to lead Tennessee Tech to a slim, 87-84 victory over UNF in non-conference action. The victory kept Tech unbeaten at home in Eblen Center this season at 6-0.
December 28, 2014 Tech falls at the hand of MTSU to wrap up non-conference play In the 91st meeting between these TTU and MTSU, the Blue Raiders size and quickness got the better end of the deal, winning 98-76.
December 28, 2014 Golden Eagles make return to Eblen Center to host North Florida They're back! The Tennessee Tech men's basketball team finally makes its return to the Eblen Center Monday evening, Dec. 29, playing host to a familiar foe in the team's first home game in over three weeks.
December 26, 2014 Special events and promotions planned at many Golden Eagle basketball games Special discount nights for fans from counties around the region, a holiday free-ticket offer for season ticket holders, youth nights, and many more promotions are planned in Tennessee Tech’s Eblen Center this winter during Golden Eagle basketball games.
December 25, 2014 Tech wraps up non-conference play with home match-up versus MTSU The Tennessee Tech women’s basketball team returns home for its final non-conference game of the season on Sunday afternoon, as they host Middle Tennessee State at 2 p.m. CST.
December 23, 2014 Golden Eagles unwrap 2015 schedule with 56 games on the docket Five non-conference tournaments, seven matchups with 2014 NCAA Tournament teams, and a trio of clashes with “Power Five” conference schools help highlight a challenging 2015 Tennessee Tech softball schedule, with the Golden Eagles set to play 56 regular season games in the upcoming campaign.
December 22, 2014 Special athletic ticket office hours announced for holiday weeks The Tennessee Tech Athletic Ticket Office will be closed for most of the next two weeks. However, special hours are set for two home games during the holiday break.
December 22, 2014 Golden Eagle student-athletes hit the mark.....again Maintaining the incredibly high standards established in past years, Tennessee Tech's student-ahletes recorded another sensational semester in the classroom in the recently closed 2014 fall session, combining to post a 3.202 overall grade point average, the third-highest in school history.
December 22, 2014 Tech dominates from beginning in 81-60 victory over UMKC KANSAS CITY, Mo. – Just flat out dominance. Not much more can be said of the Tennessee Tech men’s basketball team’s most recent match-up as the Golden Eagles took down UMKC in Kansas City Monday evening, 81-60.
December 22, 2014 Vanlier nets All-America nod from Beyond Sports Network Tennessee Tech return specialist Ladarius Vanlier has been named All-America by Beyond Sports Network as a punt returner. The junior led the OVC in punt returns.
December 21, 2014 Tech wraps up Chattanooga Christmas Classic with win over Morgan State CHATTANOOGA, Tenn. – Defensive effort and great ball movement were the keys to the Tennessee Tech women’s basketball team’s success Sunday afternoon, as the Golden Eagles topped Morgan State, 62-56, in the final game of the Chattanooga Christmas Classic on the campus of the University of Tennessee at Chattanooga.
December 21, 2014 Golden Eagles conclude ESPN BracketBuster series with match-up at UMKC The Tennessee Tech basketball team will wrap up its four-game road adventure Monday evening, traveling west to Kansas City to take on UMKC in historic Municipal Auditorium.
December 20, 2014 Tech falls, 54-49, in first game of Chattanooga Christmas Classic CHATTANOOGA, Tenn. – The Tennessee Tech women’s basketball team couldn't complete the comeback Saturday afternoon against North Carolina A&T, as Tech came from a 10-point deficit to fall just short, 54-49, in the first game of the Chattanooga Christmas Classic on the campus of the University of Tennessee at Chattanooga.
December 19, 2014 Bosheers named Louisville Slugger Preseason All-American by Collegiate Baseball newspaper Fans looking for proof that the Tennessee Tech baseball team has built a national presence can look no further than the latest release from Collegiate Baseball newspaper, which named its annual preseason All-Americans Friday morning.
December 19, 2014 Tech heads to the Chattanooga Christmas Classic on the campus of Chattanooga The Tennessee Tech women's basketball team continues its busy week as it heads to the Chattanooga Christmas Classic on the campus of Chattanooga. Tech will play North Carolina A&T and Morgan State.
December 19, 2014 Time runs out as Golden Eagles fall just short at Tennessee, 61-58 KNOXVILLE, Tenn. – The Tennessee Tech men’s basketball team could have used about another 30 seconds Friday evening, as the Golden Eagles dropped a heartbreaker in Thompson-Boling Arena to in-state rival Tennessee, 61-58.
December 18, 2014 Golden Eagles set for rematch with Volunteers, head to Knoxville Friday Entering the third contest in its four-game road swing, the Tennessee Tech men's basketball team travels just a couple of hours down I-40 for an in-state battle with Tennessee Friday evening.
December 18, 2014 Hot-shooting Lady Bisons down Golden Eagles in in-state match-up NASHVILLE, Tenn. – The Tennessee Tech women’s basketball team fell at the hands of Lipscomb University on Thursday evening, 72-53.
December 17, 2014 Tech makes the trip to Nashville to take on Lipscomb The Tennessee Tech women’s basketball team continues its busy week as it heads to Lipscomb University for a 6:30 p.m. CST showdown on Thursday evening.
December 16, 2014 Golden Eagles return home, top South Alabama 70-66 Tech hosted South Alabama in a Christmas break showdown, earning its second win of season over the Jaguars, 70-66.
December 15, 2014 Golden Eagles rally from 13-point deficit, down UNF on road, 82-80 JACKSONVILLE, Fla. – What if I told you that the Tennessee Tech men’s basketball team overcame a 13-point, second-half deficit to defeat North Florida, 82-80? And that the Ospreys were undefeated at home this season. And UNF was on a five-game win streak. And North Florida was coming off arguably its biggest win in its Division I history after beating Purdue on the road. What if I told you?
December 14, 2014 Golden Eagles to take on Ospreys for first time in program history Continuing its four-game road swing following a tough loss in Tuscaloosa, the Tennessee Tech men's basketball team will hit the hardwood again Monday evening, poised to collect its first road win of the season against North Florida.
December 14, 2014 Tech returns to the Eblen Center for second home game of season The Tennessee Tech women’s basketball team finally returns home on Tuesday night for its first home game in over half a month, and just its second home game of the season. Tech will host South Alabama Tuesday night at 6 p.m. CST.
December 13, 2014 Student-athletes among December graduates in Saturday's ceremonies More than four dozen students from athletics were among nearly 800 who graduated Saturday from Tennessee Tech. The list includes record-setters, professionals and former champions who now also hold their degrees.
December 13, 2014 Late run by Crimson Tide dooms upset bid by Golden Eagles TUSCALOOSA, Ala. – A fiery hot start and strong showing on the offensive glass couldn’t quite help the Tennessee Tech men’s basketball team overcome a free throw differential of negative 15 and clutch shooting down the stretch as the Golden Eagles fell on the road to Alabama, 65-53.
December 13, 2014 Parson, Howard record double-doubles, Tech falls 72-60 ATLANTA, Ga. – A slow start in the first half was the ultimate foreshadowing to the way the game would unfold, as the Tennessee Tech women’s basketball team fell 72-60 at the hands of host Georgia Stage on Saturday afternoon.
December 12, 2014 Tech marketing staff, spirit squads visit Day Care Centers; New Hoop Troop members found What was designed as a community service effort by the Tennessee Tech Athletics Marketing staff, Awesome Eagle and the Golden Eagle spirit squads is proving to be much more -- an opportunity to develop a new wave of young fans.
December 12, 2014 Tech hits the road for seventh road contest of young season The Tennessee Tech women's basketball team hits the road for its seventh road game of the young season. The Golden Eagles will face Georgia State in a 1 p.m. CST game on Saturday in Atlanta.
December 11, 2014 On the course and off, Sambu has been quiet leader for cross country teams Cross country sophomore Geoffrey Sambu has been selected as the November recipient of the Tennessee Tech Athletics Unsung Leader Award.
December 11, 2014 Tech basketball team kicks off four-game road swing with trip to Tuscaloosa Leaving a 5-0 mark in the friendly confines of the Eblen Center behind, the Tennessee Tech men's basketball team will embark on a four-game road swing Saturday evening, kicking off the long stretch away from home with a battle against Alabama in Tuscaloosa.
December 10, 2014 Six home matches featured in 2015 Tennessee Tech tennis schedule Aiming to return to the throne in the Ohio Valley Conference after wearing the crown in 2012 and 2013, the Tennessee Tech tennis team gets its 19-match 2015 season underway at the end of January.
December 9, 2014 Sambu, Dohrmann named MVPs; Several others claim team awards The Tennessee Tech cross country teams closed out the 2014 season Monday night with an awards dinner, where first-year head coach Wayne Angel and his staff presented several awards. Former U.S. Olympian Jose "Tony" Parrilla was the guest speaker.
December 9, 2014 Golden Eagle volleyball handed out post season award The Tennessee Tech volleyball team handed out its team awards recently as voted on by the players and coaches.
December 8, 2014 Tech baseball program announces signing of class of 2015 On the heels of back-to-back 40-win seasons, the Tennessee Tech baseball team will look to keep that winning tradition rolling with the addition of eight newcomers as head coach Matt Bragga announced the signing of the class of 2015.
December 7, 2014 Golden Eagles claim Sunday matinee with Hiwassee, 87-48 Tennessee Tech had all 12 players in the scoring effort in an 87-48 victory over Hiwassee Sunday afternoon, keeping the Golden Eagles unbeaten at home with a 5-0 record in Eblen Center.
December 6, 2014 Tech falls in Clemson, Davis' return spoiled CLEMSON, S.C. – On a night when Jim Davis returned the Littlejohn Coliseum for the first time in nine years, it was the host Clemson Lady Tigers who did the celebrating following the game after they took down Davis’ squad, 76-61.
December 5, 2014 Davis makes first return to Clemson as Golden Eagles take on the Lady TIgers The Tennessee Tech women’s basketball team heads to Clemson University on Saturday for a 5 p.m. CST non-conference game.
December 5, 2014 Golden Eagles to host Hiwassee College in Sunday afternoon tilt In what marks the last chance for fans to watch the Tennessee Tech men’s basketball team on its home court for over three weeks, the Golden Eagles will play host to Hiwassee College Sunday afternoon.
December 3, 2014 Tech softball signs five to help bolster 2016 squad Depth is sure to be the highlight of the Tennessee Tech softball team’s recruiting class, as third-year head coach Bonnie Bynum has inked five to add to the 2016 Golden Eagle roster.
December 3, 2014 Tech falls to Southern Miss in battle of the Golden Eagles Hattiesburg, Miss. – The Tennessee Tech women’s basketball team fell on Wednesday night to the hand of host Southern Mississippi, 58-80.
December 3, 2014 Caldwell, Golden Eagles trim in-state rival Lipscomb by five in Eblen Center Dwan Caldwell's 31 points and 10 rebounds helped Tennessee Tech remain unbeaten in Eblen Center this season with an 84-79 victory over Lipscomb Wednesday night.
December 2, 2014 Generals looking for revenge vs. Globetrotters in Eblen Center on January 13 The world famous Harlem Globetrotters, featuring some of the greatest athletes and entertainers on the planet, will bring their unrivaled family show to Eblen Center on Tuesday, Jan. 13 during the Harlem Globetrotters 2015 “Washington Generals’ Revenge” Tour.
December 2, 2014 Golden Eagles gather funds raised for breast cancer awareness The Tennessee Tech women's volleyball team participated in the 'dig pink' fundraiser to raise money for breast cancer research during October, national breast cancer awareness month. The Golden Eagles gathered the funds that were pledged, totaling a final amount of $1,553.90.
December 2, 2014 Tech heads to Southern Miss for Golden Eagle matchup The Tennessee Tech women's basketball team heads to the University of Southern Mississippi (5-1) for the first game of the second road stretch of the season.
December 2, 2014 Happy Holidays: Special gift available for season ticket holders Tennessee Tech Athletics is saying Happy Holidays to Golden Eagle Basketball season ticket holders by giving each ticket holder four free tickets to four games during the month of December. Ho Ho Ho!
December 1, 2014 Jackson, Jugovic take home OVC Player of the Week honors For the third consecutive week, at least one member of the Tennessee Tech men's basketball was recognized by the Ohio Valley Conference for his play on the court as Charles Jackson and Aleksa Jugovic each took home honors Monday afternoon.
December 1, 2014 Golden Eagles return home for in-state battle with Lipscomb Following a week-long, Thanksgiving road trip to New Orleans, the Tennessee Tech men’s basketball team will return home to the Eblen Center Wednesday evening, playing host to in-state rival Lipscomb in a 6 p.m. CT tilt.
November 30, 2014 Tulane edges Golden Eagles late in New Orleans, 73-68 NEW ORLEANS, La. – It was a close fight from beginning to end Sunday afternoon as the Tennessee Tech men’s basketball team took the tough loss in New Orleans, falling 73-68 to Tulane.
November 29, 2014 Golden Eagles battle No. 22 Georgia before falling in Eblen Center opener Tennessee Tech put up a battle Saturday against No. 22 Georgia, but the Bulldogs used a 10-0 start to claim a lead and maintained it most of the way for a 74-51 victory over the Golden Eagles in Eblen Center. The win gave UGA head coach Andy Landers his milestone 850th victory at the school.
November 28, 2014 Golden Eagles close out Thanksgiving roadtrip at Tulane on ESPN3 The Tennessee Tech men's basketball team will get to close out its Thanksgiving roadtrip in style Sunday afternoon, taking on Tulane in front of a national audience on ESPN3 in the "Big Easy."
November 27, 2014 Tech to host No. 22 Georgia and honor TTU Alum and Georgia coach Andy Landers The Tennessee Tech women’s basketball team returns home on Saturday following a grueling first four games of the seasons on the road. On Saturday, the Golden Eagles host No. 22 Georgia at 6 p.m.
November 27, 2014 Weekly Sidelines Lunch begins Tuesday with coaches Payne, Davis The weekly Tennessee Tech Basketball Sidelines Lunch begins next Tuesday (Dec. 2) in the Eagles Nest of Eblen Center, featuring Golden Eagle coaches Jim Davis and Steve Payne. The lunch is open to the public.
November 26, 2014 Zelenock, Golden Eagle volleyball inks three for 2015 The Tennessee Tech volleyball program added its three newest members recently as the 2015 recruits signed their national letters of intent. Head coach Dave Zelenock will be adding depth to three positions as he adds an outside hitter, a middle blocker and a defensive specialist.
November 26, 2014 Hot-shooting Southeastern Louisiana tops Tech, 86-68 HAMMOND, La. – It was a tale of two halves Wednesday night as the Tennessee Tech men’s basketball team couldn’t overcome a hot-shooting Southeastern Louisiana squad on the road, falling to the Lions in Hammond, La., 86-68.
November 26, 2014 Tech track & field team to focus on local events in 2015 schedule The Tennessee Tech track & field team will focus on local events in 2015, with nearly every meet in either Tennessee or Alabama. The indoor season gets underway Jan. 9 in Birmingham, while the outdoor slate begins March 20 in Tuscaloosa.
November 25, 2014 Former softball coach Terry Acheson passes away While the teams she helped lead won conference championships and topped the nation in academics, former TTU assistant softball coach Terry Acheson always found time to serve the community in a variety of ways.
November 25, 2014 Déjà vu: Golden Eagles head south to face Lions for second time in three days In what could go down as one of the quickest returns of a home-and-home series in recent memory, the Tennessee Tech men's basketball team will hit the road and head south to play a very familiar foe Wednesday evening as the Golden Eagles visit Southeastern Louisiana at 7 p.m. CT in Hammond, La.
November 25, 2014 Tech drops close game on the road; Opens at home Saturday MACON, Ga. – The Tennessee Tech women’s basketball team wrapped up a four-game, season-opening road swing Tuesday night, dropping a six-point contest at Mercer, 73-67.
November 25, 2014 Jones first-team all-OVC; five Golden Eagles recognized by league Sixth-year senior safety Marty Jones has been selected first-team all-conference, one of five Golden Eagle players to be recognized with post-season honors by the Ohio Valley Conference in voting conducted among league head coaches and sports information directors.
November 24, 2014 Tech claims third win of the season, tops Southeastern Louisiana 81-62 Tennessee Tech went to work in earnest in the second half Monday night, controlling the boards and scrambling the floor with baseline-to-baseline defense, and used balanced scoring to roll to an 81-62 victory over Southeastern Louisiana in Eblen Center.
November 24, 2014 Tech wraps up road stretch with game at Mercer The Tennessee Tech women’s basketball team heads to Mercer University (2-1) for the final game of the four-game road stand that opened the season.Tech will play the Bears on Tuesday night at 6 p.m. CT.
November 24, 2014 Jackson grabs adidas® OVC Newcomer of the Week honors For the second time in as many weeks, the Tennessee Tech men's basketball team saw a member of the squad take home league honors as junior big man Charles Jackson took home his first adidas® Ohio Valley Conference Newcomer of the Week honors Monday afternoon.
November 23, 2014 Tech to host Southeastern Louisiana in first of two straight against Lions The Tennessee Tech men's basketball team will need to quickly regroup emotionally after its incredible 19-point comeback victory over Chattanooga Saturday night, as the Golden Eagles get set to host Southeastern Louisiana Monday evening in a 6 p.m. CT contest.
November 22, 2014 Valparaiso's 3-point barrage hands Tech loss in third straight road test VALPARAISO, Ind. -- Host Valparaiso found the range from long distance Saturday night and that 3-point barrage -- including 6-for-9 from bench players -- led the Crusaders to a 79-61 victory over Tennessee Tech in non-conference action.
November 22, 2014 Tech caps off historic 19-point comeback to defeat UTC, 69-67 Nearly a decade and a half had passed since the Tennessee Tech men's basketball team faced off against in-state rival Chattanooga, but it was 13 years well worth the wait.
November 22, 2014 Golden Eagles close out 2014-15 campaign with dominant, 41-15 victory over APSU CLARKSVILLE, Tenn. – With the end of several historic and storied careers, it was only proper that the Tennessee Tech football team ended the 2014-15 campaign with a victory. And the Golden Eagles did just that, dominating in-state rival Austin Peay Saturday evening, 41-15, in Clarksville, Tenn.
November 21, 2014 Tech continues on its road trip, heads to Valparaiso Continuing the road trip, the Tennessee Tech women’s basketball team heads to Valparaiso for the third-straight road contest on Saturday night at 7 p.m. CT.
November 21, 2014 Tech falls to No. 1 Murray State in the OVC Tournament MURRAY, Ky. – The number one seed proved to be a too much for the Golden Eagles on Friday night, as the OVC regular season champion Murray State Racers took down the Tennessee Tech Golden Eagles 3-0; 25-16, 25-17, 25-13.
November 20, 2014 Golden Eagle men's golf team announces signing of three for 2015-16 season The future is of the Tennessee Tech men’s golf team is one step closer to hitting the links as Golden Eagle head coach Polk Brown announced the 2015 signing class recently, welcoming three signees to the program.
November 20, 2014 Tech women's golf team lands four signess for 2015-16 season Four newbies are ready to make an impact for the Tennessee Tech women’s golf team as head coach Polk Brown announced the newest additions to the Golden Eagle squad with the 2015 signing class recently.
November 20, 2014 Golden Eagles top Jax State to move on in OVC Tourney MURRAY, Ky. – Fifth-seed Tennessee Tech fought from down two sets to none, to take down fourth-seed Jacksonville State on Thursday night, 3-2; 17-25, 12-25, 25-19, 25-16, 17-15.
November 20, 2014 Golden Eagles set for first meeting with in-state rival Chattanooga since 2001 Fresh off a cross-country trip to Los Angeles, the Tennessee Tech men's basketball returns to the Eblen Center for a huge in-state battle against Chattanooga Saturday night.
November 20, 2014 GAMEDAY CENTRAL: Golden Eagles close out 2014 vs. rival Governors The Tennessee Tech Golden Eagle football team will journey to Clarksville Saturday to close out the 2014 season with a visit to play the Austin Peay Governors. Kickoff is set for 4 p.m.
November 19, 2014 Tech Athletics to host hospitality tent before each Golden Eagle match Tennessee Tech fans and alumni attending the matches at the Ohio Valley Conference Volleyball Tournament in Murray, Ky., this weekend are invited to a hospitality tent, hosted by Tech Athletics, on the campus of Murray State.
November 19, 2014 Fifth-seed Golden Eagles head to OVC Tournament The Tennessee Tech volleyball team is heading back to the Ohio Valley Conference Tournament for the first time since 2010. Tech heads into the tournament as the fifth seed, and will open play with a 5:30 P.M. CT match on Thursday evening versus fourth-seed Jacksonville State. The tournament is being held on the campus of first-seed Murray State.
November 18, 2014 First Tennessee hosts Basketball Poster Nights on back-to-back Saturdays First Tennessee Bank will host Tennessee Tech's annual Basketball Poster Night at two games this season, the men's Poster night on Saturday against Chattanooga, and the women's the following Saturday against Georgia.
November 18, 2014 Sisters Michaela, Madison Keyes compete for Tech...in two different sports Senior Madison Keyes and the Golden Eagle volleyball team head to the OVC Tournament this week as her career comes to a close at the end of the year. Younger sister, Michaela, has just begun her career on the Tech soccer team. Here's the inside story about how they ended up in different sports, wearing the same number, and more.
November 18, 2014 Howard claims first OVC honor of her career Junior Samaria Howard did not go unnoticed as she earned her first Ohio Valley Conference honor. She was named the adidas® OVC Newcomer of the Week, as voted on by the Sports Information Directors.
November 18, 2014 Golden Eagles endure first setback, felled by Wake Forest 89-62 Tennessee Tech was handed its first loss of the season Tuesday night, an 89-62 setback against a tall Wake Forest team that leveled the Golden Eagle record at 1-1.
November 18, 2014 Dodd, Williams pick up postseason awards The Tennessee Tech women’s volleyball team has had one of the best seasons in over the last five years, and the play of two student-athletes was noticed by the Ohio Valley Conference coaches and sports information directors. Junior Cody Dodd and freshman Kellie Williams were honored by the OVC on Wednesday night at the OVC Tournament Banquet for the 2014 season accomplishments.
November 17, 2014 Dodd, Smith pick up final weekly awards of the 2014 season The Tennessee Tech women’s volleyball team took two of the three final weekly awards from the Ohio Valley Conference on Tuesday, as junior Cody Dodd claimed adidas® OVC Offensive Player of the Week and senior Courtney Smith claimed her second-straight adidas® OVC Defensive Player of the Week, as voted on by the Sports Information Directors in the OVC.
November 17, 2014 Ramsey claims first career adidas® OVC Freshman of the Week honors Fresh off making a splash in his first career game for the Tennessee Tech men’s basketball team, redshirt freshman Mason Ramsey notched another first off the checklist, garnering his first adidas® Ohio Valley Conference Freshman of the Week honors Monday afternoon.
November 17, 2014 Tech continues road swing in showdown with Wake Forest The Tennessee Tech women’s basketball team continues its adventures on the road as it heads to Winston-Salem, N.C. for a 6 p.m. CT showdown Tuesday with the Wake Forest Demon Deacons.
November 17, 2014 Golden Eagles fall to Trojans late in Los Angeles, 70-58 LOS ANGELES, Calif. – A late run by the hometown Trojans proved to be enough to hand the Tennessee Tech men’s basketball team its first loss of the 2014-15 season as the Golden Eagles fell to USC in Los Angeles Monday evening, 70-58.
November 16, 2014 Golden Eagles hit west coast for match-up against USC in Los Angeles For the first time in program history, the Tennessee Tech men’s basketball team will take on the Trojans of USC, heading west to Los Angeles for a Monday meeting with the Pac-12 members at 10 p.m. CT.
November 15, 2014 Senior-led Tech tops UT Martin on Senior Night Though some may get lost in the pageantry that is Senior Night, the Tennessee Tech Golden Eagles fought through the emotions to come through for a 3-1 (25-19, 25-21, 20-25, 25-21) win over the visiting UT Martin Skyhawks.
November 15, 2014 No. 9 Chattanooga deals Tech 38-17 loss on Senior Day in Tucker Stadium Tennessee Tech closed out the home portfolio of its 2014 schedule with Senior Day Saturday, falling to FCS No. 9 Chattanooga, 38-17, as the Mocs (8-3) won their fifth consecutive game.
November 14, 2014 Gold Team reigns supreme, captures Tech baseball's 2014 Purple & Gold Series title Another successful fall is in the books for the Tennessee Tech baseball team as the Golden Eagles wrapped up its annual Purple & Gold Series last week, with a contest that represented the theme of the series.
November 14, 2014 Golden Eagle Savings Time: Home game tipoff moved earlier by one hour to 6 p.m. Not to confuse it with Daylight Savings Time, but Tennessee Tech basketball fans are reminded to move their plans up one hour from past years -- single home games in Eblen Center start at 6 p.m. this season.
November 14, 2014 Tech hosts UT Martin for final home match and senior night The Tennessee Tech volleyball team closes out the 2014 regular season at home Saturday night as they host UT Martin (11-18, 4-11) for a 5:30 p.m. CT showdown.
November 14, 2014 Big frontcourt play, historic defense leads Tech to 83-29 victory over Piedmont International The Tennessee Tech men's basketball team posted a win for the record books Friday evening, handing Piedmont International an 83-29 loss behind two double-doubles and a historic night defensively.
November 14, 2014 Sambu posts highest finish in school history at 13th; strong effort nets Huber 87th TALLAHASSEE, Fla. -- Sophomore Geoffrey Sambu recorded the highest finish in school history when he placed 13th at the NCAA South Regional Cross Country Championships Friday morning, while classmate Brennan Huber also had a strong effort with a Top 90 showing.
November 14, 2014 Golden Eagles open with convincing, 73-56 win at FIU MIAMI, Fla. -- Balanced scoring, outstanding defense and a deep bench. Those were the ingredients to success Friday night for the Tennessee Tech women’s basketball team, which opened 2014-15 with a convincing, 73-56 victory at FIU.
November 13, 2014 Women's basketball opens up season at Florida International The Tennessee Tech women’s basketball team officially opens the 2014-15 season with a road trip to South Beach, as the Golden Eagles will face Florida International in Miami, Fla. on Friday at 4:30 p.m. CT.
November 13, 2014 Golden Eagle Brock McCoin on CFPA Freshman of the Year Watch List Tennessee Tech receiver Brock McCoin is included among the 30 players on the College Football Performance Awards (CFPA) Freshman Performer of the Year Watch List.
November 12, 2014 Sambu, Huber compete Friday in NCAA South Regional meet They have a chance to make history Friday morning. Tennessee Tech distance runners Geoffrey Sambu and Brennan Huber are in Florida where they will compete in the NCAA South Regional in a quest to become the first Golden Eagle cross country runners to qualify for the national championships later in the month, and to earn All-South Regional laurels.
November 12, 2014 Hoop Troop: Fan club for young Tech Basketball fans Young basketball fans are invited to join the Hoop Troop, the official kids club to follow Tennessee Tech Basketball. Now in its fifth year, the Hoop Troop is for fans ages 3 through 18, and a membership includes many benefits.
November 12, 2014 Tech kicks off 2014-15 campaign in Eblen Center, plays host Piedmont International Basketball is finally back in the Hooper Eblen Center as the Tennessee Tech men's team opens its 2014-15 slate Friday evening, playing host to visiting Piedmont International in a 6 p.m. tilt.
November 12, 2014 GAMEDAY CENTRAL: Golden Eagle fans bid farewell to 17 seniors on Saturday Tennessee Tech hosts No. 9 Chattanooga Saturday at 1:30 p.m. in Tucker Stadium on a day with several special events planned, including a pregame recognition of 17 seniors who are making their final home field appearance.
November 11, 2014 Golden Eagle baseball coaches offer thanks after successful alumni event Getting back to your roots is often the best way to connect with oneself as well as those what came before, and the Tennessee Tech baseball team continued to apply that principle last weekend as the Golden Eagles hosted their annual alumni event on Saturday with resounding success.
November 11, 2014 Tech clinches playoff spot with four-set win over JSU Junior Cody Dodd's performance helped the Golden Eagles take the four-set win (25-18, 22-25, 25-22, 25-22) over the Gamecocks to seal a spot in the 2014 Ohio Valley Conference Tournament.
November 10, 2014 Smith grabs third adidas® Ohio Valley Conference Defensive Player of the week award For the third time this season, Tennessee Tech’s senior libero Courtney Smith picked up the adidas® Ohio Valley Conference Defensive Player of the week award.
November 10, 2014 Tech tennis wrapped up fall season at the Commodore Scramble NASHVILLE, Tenn. – The Tennessee Tech men’s tennis team wrapped up the fall season battling some big-name opponents from around the south at the Commodore Scramble held at Vanderbilt’s Currey Tennis Center.
November 9, 2014 Tallant voted OVC co-Defensive Player of the Week Tennessee Tech strong safety Austin Tallant has been selected as the Ohio Valley Conference co-Defensive Player of the Week for his role in Saturday's 27-26 Golden Eagle Homecoming victory over Southeast Missouri.
November 8, 2014 Golden Eagles swept by second-ranked Bruins NASHVILLE, Tenn. – Senior libero Courtney Smith provided an exceptional defensive effort for the Golden Eagles on Saturday afternoon, but it was not enough as the Tennessee Tech volleyball team (12-18, 7-7) fell to Belmont, 3-0 (25-20, 25-15, 25-16).
November 8, 2014 Golden Eagles edge Southeast Missouri for one-point Homecoming victory Jared Davis and Willie Davis came off the bench to lead the Tennessee Tech offense, and the Golden Eagle defense came up with some big plays late in the game to lift TTU to a 27-26 Homecoming victory over Southeast Missouri.
November 7, 2014 GOING DEEP: Bragga receives contract extension through 2017 season With the recent fortunes of the Tennessee Tech baseball team serving as catalyst, success both on the field and in the classroom, Golden Eagle head coach Matt Bragga has received a contract extension that will keep him serving as the team’s skipper through the 2017 season.
November 7, 2014 TTU Sports Hall of Fame adds five with Class of 2014 induction Five former student-athletes from five different sports were the honored guests Friday night as the Tennessee Tech Sports Hall of Fame inducted the Class of 2014.
November 7, 2014 Tech tops Tigers in five-set thriller NASHVILLE, Tenn. – The Tennessee Tech volleyball team needed five sets to put away Tennessee State on Friday night, but they made it happen, moving to 7-6 in the Ohio Valley Conference with a 3-2 (25-22, 21-25, 25-19, 16-25, 15-6) win over the host Tigers.
November 6, 2014 Golden Eagles close out the fall season with Commodore Scramble The Tennessee Tech tennis team heads to the Commodore Scramble this weekend where they will face opponents from Belmont, Alabama, Ole Miss, Memphis, Middle Tennessee, and host Vanderbilt.
November 6, 2014 Golden Eagles roll over Bluefield College in exhibition contest Tennessee Tech got scoring from 13 different players on the way to a 93-54 exhibition game victory over Bluefield College Thursday night in Eblen Center.
November 6, 2014 Tech women get season underway with exhibition win vs. Tennessee Wesleyan Tennessee Tech used a flurry late in the first half and a strong second half effort to claim an 82-46 exhibition win Thursday night over Tennessee Wesleyan in Eblen Center.
November 6, 2014 Golden Eagle Cody Matthews selected Capital One/CoSIDA Academic All-District Tennessee Tech senior receiver Cody Matthews has been voted to the Capital One/CoSIDA Academic All-District team. He is one of only three players across the Ohio Valley Conference to earn the honor.
November 5, 2014 Tech set for first action of 2014-15, hosts Bluefield College in exhibition Fans of the Tennessee Tech men's basketball team will finally get their chance to see the team in action Thursday evening, as the Golden Eagles host Bluefield College in a exhibition doubleheader with the Tech women's squad.
November 5, 2014 Tech opens season with exhibition game versus Tennessee Wesleyan The 2014-15 basketball season officially begins Thursday night at Tennessee Tech as the Golden Eagle women's team hosts Tennessee Wesleyan in an exhibition game at 5:30 p.m. CT in Eblen Center. The game will be prior to the Golden Eagle men’s game versus Bluefield College.
November 5, 2014 Golden Eagles travel to Nashville for OVC rematches The Tennessee Tech volleyball team heads down I-40 to take on Tennessee State on Friday at 7 p.m. CT, and then will travel to Belmont for a 2 p.m. showdown on Saturday afternoon.
November 5, 2014 GAMEDAY CENTRAL: It's Homecoming for Golden Eagles as Redhawks visit Saturday Tennessee Tech hosts Southeast Missouri Saturday for the university's 84th annual Homecoming game, a 1:34 p.m. contest in Tucker Stadium that will be aired by ESPN3.
November 4, 2014 LeeAnn Mongar to be inducted into TTU Sports Hall of Fame Nov. 7 LeeAnn Mongar Shurette’s Golden Eagle resume is one of the most impressive in Tennessee Tech athletics history, with success on the softball field and the classroom. Those credentials have landed her in the Tech Sports Hall of Fame.
November 4, 2014 UNSUNG LEADER: Austin Tallant receives October award for leadership Senior safety Austin Tallant, a member of the Tennessee Tech football team who is now in the final month of a very successful career, is the winner of the Unsung Leader Award for October.
November 3, 2014 Golden Eagle baseball team to host alumni event Saturday, Nov. 8 The Tennessee Tech baseball team is once again joining this year's Homecoming festivities, hosting its annual alumni event on Saturday, Nov. 8 beginning at 10 a.m. CDT at Quillen Field at Bush Stadium at the Averitt Express Baseball Complex.
November 1, 2014 Dohrmann leads balanced effort for Tech women in 10th place finish at OVC Championships Senior Yeshi Dohrmann paced a balanced effort from the Tennessee Tech women’s cross country team Saturday morning in a 10th place finish at the 2014 Ohio Valley Conference Championships. Dohrmann posted one of three career-best times by Golden Eagle runners in the 5K race.
November 1, 2014 Golden Eagles swept by top-ranked Racers MURRAY, Ky. – The Tennessee Tech volleyball team fell to the top-ranked Murray State Racers on Saturday night in straight sets, 25-16, 25-20, 25-11.
November 1, 2014 Sambu first-team all-OVC, Golden Eagles seventh at OVC Championships Geoffrey Sambu set the school record and finished sixth overall and five of Tennessee Tech’s seven runners posted career-best times as the Golden Eagle men’s cross country team claimed seventh place in a field of 12 teams at the 2014 Ohio Valley Conference championships.
November 1, 2014 Consistency leads Eastern Illinois to 41-10 win over Golden Eagles Eastern Illinois’ consistency on offense Saturday was something that Tennessee Tech couldn’t match and the Panthers (4-5/4-1 OVC) rattled off a 41-10 Ohio Valley Conference victory over the Golden Eagles (3-6/2-4 OVC) in Tucker Stadium.
October 31, 2014 TTU drops road match in Clarksville, 3-1 CLARKSVILLE, Tenn. - The Tennessee Tech (11-16, 6-5) volleyball team could not capitalize on a first set victory, dropping the final three to a deep Austin Peay (12-15, 7-4) squad, 3-1; 25-18, 24-26, 17-25, 25-21.
October 31, 2014 Golden Eagle comeback bid falls short in 2014 season finale The Tennessee Tech soccer team fought. Adversity hit the team early in its 2014 season finale and the weather was far from kind with sturdy rainfall, aggressive winds, and frigid temperatures, but at the end of the day the Golden Eagles (2-15-2, 0-8-2) fought.
October 30, 2014 Aaron Hupman to be inducted into TTU Sports Hall of Fame Nov. 7 A pioneer in his sport who helped establish Tennessee Tech as one of the best collegiate rifle programs in the nation, Aaron Hupman is one of five people who will be inducted Nov. 7 into the TTU Sports Hall of Fame.
October 30, 2014 Tech heads into important Ohio Valley Conference weekend This weekend, the Tennessee Tech volleyball team heads to Austin Peay and Murray State for a weekend that has significant importance on the Golden Eagles playoff chances. First TTU will face APSU on Friday night at 6 p.m. CT, and then Tech will head to Murray State on Saturday for 6 p.m.
October 29, 2014 Tech athletes score high in latest NCAA Graduation Success Rate report Tennessee Tech student-athletes posted impressive scores in the latest Graduation Success Rate (GSR) Report, released by the NCAA Tuesday afternoon.
October 29, 2014 Griffin clinches first adidas® OVC Male Golfer of the Week honors, closes out fall season Two years removed from missing his junior season due to injury, Tennessee Tech men’s golfer Mason Griffin took what looks to be the final step towards a total recovery this week, earning adidas® Ohio Valley Conference Male co-Golfer of the Week honors Wednesday afternoon.
October 29, 2014 Golden Eagles to host first ever Socc`Oween with debut of black uniforms Kick off your Halloween festivities by stopping by Tech Soccer Field Friday for the first ever Socc`Oween, as the Tennessee Tech soccer team hosts Jacksonville State in the 2014 season finale, beginning at 3 p.m. CT.
October 29, 2014 Post-game concert, new features in Tailgate Park highlight Faith, Family and Youth Day Some new wrinkles in the 98.5 FM Tailgate Park, discounted group tickets, free youth tickets and a free, post-game concert in the stadium are added features Saturday when Tech hosts Faith, Family and Youth Day as the Golden Eagles host Eastern Illinois in a 1:30 p.m. OVC football game.
October 29, 2014 GAMEDAY CENTRAL: Golden Eagles host surging Eastern Illinois The Tennessee Tech football squad hosts a resurgent Eastern Illinois team Saturday afternoon in Tucker Stadium on Faith, Family and Youth Day. The Panthers are defending OVC champions and have improved to 3-1 in league play to put themselves in the thick of the title race.
October 28, 2014 Howard Cochran to be inducted into TTU Sports Hall of Fame Nov. 7 A first-team all-OVC selection at offensive guard who helped bulldoze the way for Tennessee Tech's ball carriers on the way to numerous school and league records and the 1972 Ohio Valley Conference championship, Howard Cochran will soon be enshrined in the TTU Sports Hall of Fame for his endeavors on the football field.
October 28, 2014 Golden Eagles conclude fall season, finish ninth at The Grove Intercollegiate COLLEGE GROVE, Tenn. – The Tennessee Tech men’s golf club can finally put a bookend to the 2014-15 fall season, as the Golden Eagles wrapped up play at The Grove Intercollegiate Tuesday afternoon, finishing the event hosted by in-state rival Middle Tennessee in ninth place after a third-round 307.
October 28, 2014 Golden Eagles run in OVC Championships Saturday morning in Alabama With well-rested legs, an enthusiastic mindset, and the chance to climb in the final standings, the Tennessee Tech men's cross country team will be in Oxford, Alabama this weekend to compete in the 2014 Ohio Valley Conference championship.
October 28, 2014 Tech cross country teams look forward to challenge of OVC Championships The Tennessee Tech women's cross country team will look for some personal best times Saturday at the 2014 OVC Championships in Oxford, Alabama.
October 27, 2014 Purple Palooza Tuesday night features trick-or-treating, costume contests and basketball Tennessee Tech will open the doors to Eblen Center Tuesday night for the third annual Purple Palooza, with fun for families and kids in the region while also serving as a preseason showcase for Golden Eagle basketball.
October 27, 2014 Golden Eagles stay consistent on day two of The Grove Intercollegiate COLLEGE GROVE, Tenn. – After posting the fourth lowest score of the day, the Tennessee Tech men’s golf team saw some upward movement in its favor Monday afternoon as the Golden Eagles completed the second day of play of The Grove Intercollegiate by firing a 302.
October 27, 2014 Dodd picks up second adidas® Ohio Valley Conference Offensive Player of the Week honor of the season Tennessee Tech's Cody Dodd earned her second adidas® Ohio Valley Conference Offensive Player of the Week honor on Tuesday, following an impressive all-around effort. The award is voted on by conference Sports Information Directors.
October 26, 2014 Golden Eagles tied for ninth after day one at The Grove Intercollegiate COLLEGE GROVE, Tenn. – The Tennessee Tech men’s golf team wrapped up the first of three rounds at The Grove Intercollegiate Sunday afternoon, finishing in a tie for ninth place at Middle Tennessee’s event at The Grove Club in College Grove, Tenn.
October 26, 2014 Tech surrenders two second half goals in 2-0 Senior Day loss SIU Edwardsville came into Tech Soccer Field and spoiled the Senior Day party for the Tennessee Tech soccer team, scoring two second-half goals to upend the Golden Eagles (2-14-2, 0-7-2) 2-0 on a gorgeous, sun-soaked Sunday afternoon.
October 25, 2014 Golden Eagles top Morehead State for first season sweep of the Eagles since 1999 For the second time this season, the Tennessee Tech volleyball team topped the Morehead State Eagles. And for the second time, a mark in history was made. Tech (11-15, 6-4) made its mark with a 3-0 win, 25-20, 28-26, and 25-16.
October 25, 2014 Tech men's golf team wraps up fall season at The Grove Intercollegiate Just one more tournament sits between the Tennessee Tech men’s golf team and a four-month layoff following the fall season, as the Golden Eagles head to Middle Tennessee territory for The Grove Intercollegiate.
October 25, 2014 Golden Eagles fall to No. 7 Gamecocks, 49-3, in OVC action JACKSONVILLE, Ala. -- Seventh-ranked Jacksonville State got things rolling in the second quarter Saturday afternoon, and used its advantage in that one stanza to beat Tennessee Tech, 49-3, in an Ohio Valley Conference game in Burgess-Snow Field.
October 24, 2014 Tech volleyball drops home match to Eastern Kentucky, 3-1 The Tennessee Tech volleyball team was bested by an offensive-minded Eastern Kentucky on Friday, losing 3-1; 25-19, 17-25, 25-23, 25-11.
October 24, 2014 Goals in each half send Golden Eagles to 2-0 home loss The Tennessee Tech soccer team had its hands full with Southeast Missouri Friday afternoon, yielding a goal in each half to the Redhawks (9-5-0, 6-2-0) in a 2-0 defeat amidst a beautiful, sun drenched day at Tech Soccer Field.
October 23, 2014 Golden Eagles to experience déjà vu as they face familiar foes The Tennessee Tech volleyball team will face some familiar foes this weekend as they return to Cookeville to host Eastern Kentucky Friday night at 7 p.m. CT and Morehead State on Saturday at 4 p.m.
October 23, 2014 Tech to host SEMO Friday, SIUE Sunday on Senior Day With the 2014 season heading toward the finish line, the Tennessee Tech soccer team prepares for a big weekend of home action as the Golden Eagles (2-12-2, 0-5-2) host Southeast Missouri on Friday, before welcoming in SIU Edwardsville on Sunday.
October 23, 2014 GAMEDAY CENTRAL: Golden Eagles look to knock off another ranked opponent The Tennessee Tech Golden Eagle football team will journey to Alabama Saturday, looking to knock off a second consecutive ranked opponent when they visit No. 7 Jacksonville State for a 3 p.m. OVC contest.
October 22, 2014 Williamson garners first adidas® OVC Golfer of the Week honors Yet another record-breaking performance by a member of the Tennessee Tech women’s golf team culminated in its own magical moment, as Golden Eagle Megan Williamson became the third consecutive member of the Tech squad named adidas® Ohio Valley Conference Female Golfer of the Week Wednesday afternoon.
October 22, 2014 Latest edition of unlimited magazine features sisters, cross country, photos and more The September/October edition of unlimited, the official online magazine of Tennessee Tech Athletics, gives readers a wide variety of looks into the Golden Eagles. It's online and it's free.
October 21, 2014 Tech to deliver season tickets Wednesday in 60 minutes ....or they are free Tennessee Tech Athletics has added a new twist to its season ticket sales -- but this special offer is available WEDNESDAY ONLY. Athletics staff will deliver basketball season tickets within the city limits in 60 minutes or less -- or the tickets are FREE.
October 21, 2014 Basketball teams learn of projected fate at annual OVC Media Day in Nashville NASHVILLE, Tenn. -- Tennessee Tech and the other basketball teams around the league learned Tuesday exactly what the rest of the league thinks about them when the Ohio Valley Conference hosted its annual Media Day.
October 21, 2014 Williamson's record day propels Tech to third straight top five finish MURFREESBORO, Tenn. – For the second straight week, a homecoming for a member of the Golden Eagles proved to be a huge spark as junior Megan Williamson led the Tennessee Tech women’s golf team to a fourth place finish at the Blue Raider Invitational Tuesday afternoon.
October 21, 2014 Golden Eagles finish seventh in Hopkinsville, look ahead to fall finale HOPKINSVILLE, Ky. – The Tennessee Tech men’s golf team saw flashes of the future to come Tuesday afternoon, as freshman A.J. Wilkerson and Alexander Riddle both concluded impressive debuts at the F&M Bank APSU Intercollegiate.
October 21, 2014 More national honors for Marty Jones, plus recognition for Vanlier and Rudwall Tennessee Tech safety Marty Jones has been named the National Defensive Performer of the Week by the College Football Performance Awards (CFPA), Ladarius Vanlier the National Punt Returner of the Week and an honorable mention nod goes to linebacker Jay Rudwall.
October 20, 2014 Golden Eagles on fire, in sixth after huge second round in Murfreesboro MURFREESBORO, Tenn. – A huge second round propelled the Tennessee Tech women’s golf team up seven spots Monday afternoon, as the Golden Eagles wrapped up the first day of action at the Blue Raider Invitational in sixth place in a deep field of 16 teams.
October 20, 2014 Tech tennis team wraps up play at the USTA/ITA Regional Championships NASHVILLE – The Tennessee Tech tennis team wrapped up play at the USTA/ITA Regional Championships this weekend. The Golden Eagles are part of the Ohio Valley region and played the meet at host school Vanderbilt University.
October 20, 2014 Stephanie Busch Warren to be inducted into TTU Sports Hall of Fame Nov. 7 Stephanie Busch made a lasting impact on the Tennessee Tech volleyball program, setting records and helping her team to its first OVC Tournament Championship and first NCAA appearance. Those credentials have landed her in the Tennessee Tech Sports Hall of Fame.
October 20, 2014 Tech men's golf team posts strong first day at F&M Bank APSU Intercollegiate HOPKINSVILLE, Ky. – Fresh off a top five finish at the Kenny Perry Invitational, the Tennessee Tech men’s golf team placed itself in great position for another such finish at the F&M Bank APSU Intercollegiate Monday afternoon.
October 20, 2014 NATIONAL HONORS: Marty Jones named by two services as FCS National Player of the Week Tennessee Tech senior safety Marty Jones was named Monday as the FCS National Defensive Player of the Week by both The Sports Network and College Sporting News.
October 19, 2014 Golden Eagles wrap up fall season at MTSU Blue Raider Invitational Heading into the final event of the fall, the Tennessee Tech women’s golf team will look to build off an impressive showing at last week’s F&M Bank APSU Intercollegiate as the Golden Eagles will take on a 17-team field at Middle Tennessee’s Blue Raider Invitational Monday through Tuesday.
October 19, 2014 Tech men's golf team to face nine OVC teams at F&M Bank APSU Intercollegiate The Tennessee Tech men's golf team is poised to continue its fall slate Monday morning, as the Golden Eagles head to the F&M Bank APSU Intercollegiate.
October 19, 2014 Tech’s strong defense leads Golden Eagles to scoreless tie with Austin Peay CLARKSVILLE, Tenn. – Senior goalkeeper Rebecca Toler and the Golden Eagle defense shined, helping push the Tennessee Tech soccer team to a scoreless tie with Austin Peay in Tech’s final road match of 2014.
October 19, 2014 Stone, Jones and Vanlier earn weekly honors from OVC Three Tennessee Tech players earned honors from the OVC Sunday: Darian Stone was named the OVC Offensive Player of the Week, Marty Jones captured the league’s Defensive Player of the Week honor, and Ladarius Vanlier was voted the Special Teams Player of the Week for the second time this season.
October 18, 2014 Golden Eagles top Colonels in OVC road match RICHMOND, Ky. – The Tennessee Tech women’s volleyball team has extended its win-streak to three matches following a Saturday aafternoon win over host Eastern Kentucky. The Golden Eagles bested the Colonels in a marathon match, taking the match 3-2; 21-25, 26-24, 16-25, 25-20, 15-6.
October 18, 2014 Huge fourth quarter, key plays lift Tech to 39-31 win over No. 12 Eastern Kentucky Trailing by 21 points entering the fourth quarter, Tennessee Tech outscored No. 12 Eastern Kentucky 29-0 over the final stanza to grab a shocking, 39-31 victory over the Colonels. Ladarius Vanlier accounted for 264 all-purpose yards and two scores, Brock McCoin caught two fourth quarter TDs, and Marty Jones tied an OVC record with four interceptions.
October 17, 2014 Golden Eagles top Morehead State for first time since 2009 MOREHEAD, Ky. – For the first time since 2009, the Tennessee Tech women’s volleyball team got the best of perennial power Morehead State, winning the match 3-1; 23-25, 25-20, 30-28, 25-19.
October 17, 2014 Tech outshoots Belmont but is tripped up 2-0 Despite outshooting and edging Belmont in the corner-kick department, the Tennessee Tech soccer team came up empty in the stat that counts the most, falling 2-0 under sunny skies and warm temperatures at Tech Soccer Field.
October 16, 2014 Tech volleyball team heads north for a two-match road swing The Tennessee Tech volleyball team hits the road for a two-match weekend swing where they will match-up with the Morehead State Eagles and the Eastern Kentucky Colonels. Tech will face the Eagles on Friday night at 6 p.m. CT; they will then travel to EKU to face the Colonels on Saturday afternoon at 1 p.m.
October 16, 2014 Casey Benjamin to be inducted into TTU Sports Hall of Fame Nov. 7 He was a two-time, first-team all-OVC shortstop who was named Tennessee Tech's Outstanding Male Athlete of 2003. Those credentials helped land Casey Benjamin in the Class of 2014 of the TTU Sports Hall of Fame.
October 15, 2014 Everts claims second straight adidas® OVC Female Golfer of the Week honors after win Individual medalist honors at the F&M Bank APSU Intercollegiate proved more than enough for Tennessee Tech women's golfer Maddi Everts to claim her second weekly honor of the year, earning the title of adidas® Ohio Valley Conference Female Golfer of the Week for the second straight week.
October 15, 2014 OVC play heats up as Tech welcomes in Belmont on Friday; heads to Austin Peay Sunday In-state battles highlight the weekend for the Tennessee Tech soccer team, as the Golden Eagles (2-11-1, 0-4-1) play host to Belmont Friday at 3 p.m. CT, before traveling to Clarksville to tangle with Austin Peay Sunday at 2 p.m.
October 15, 2014 GAMEDAY CENTRAL: Blackout III set as Golden Eagles host No. 12 EKU Colonels Tennessee Tech hosts 12th ranked Eastern Kentucky University Saturday night in a game to be aired by ESPN3 from Tucker Stadium.
October 14, 2014 Everts grabs individual medalist honors, leads Tech to third place in Clarksville CLARKSVILLE, Tenn. – An individual title, two All-Tournament bids and a third-place finish were all claimed by the Tennessee Tech women’s golf team at the F&M Bank APSU Intercollegiate Tuesday afternoon, giving the Golden Eagles their second consecutive top five finish.
October 14, 2014 Golden Eagles post strong third round, place fifth at Kenny Perry Invitational BOWLING GREEN, Ky. – Firing its best round of the week, the Tennessee Tech men's golf team jumped up a spot to finish in fifth place at the Kenny Perry Invitational Tuesday afternoon, clinching its first top five finish of the year.
October 14, 2014 Sambu, Dohrmann named OVC adidas Runners of the Week A pair of Tennessee Tech cross country standouts, sophomore Geoffrey Sambu and senior Yeshi Dohrmann, have each been tabbed as the Ohio Valley Conference adidas Runner of the Week.
October 14, 2014 Golden Eagle Blackout III set for Saturday's game with No. 12 Eastern Kentucky Tennessee Tech will host Golden Eagle Blackout III Saturday night when coach Watson Brown’s team hosts No. 12 Eastern Kentucky in Tucker Stadium. Fans are encouraged to wear black, and the first 2,500 fans receive free t-shirts.
October 13, 2014 Tennis wraps up play at the WFU Fall Invite The Tennessee Tech tennis team wrapped up play at the WFU Fall Invite this weekend on the campus of Wake Forest University.
October 13, 2014 Women’s basketball team to host “Meet the Golden Eagles” event The Tennessee Tech women’s basketball team extends an invitation to all of its fans to the “Meet the Golden Eagles” event on Thursday, Oct. 16,beginning at 6 p.m.
October 13, 2014 WE HEAR YOU: Fan survey prompts changes in gameday experience, game times Tennessee Tech basketball fans have spoken, providing feedback on Golden Eagle home games via a recent fan experience survey, and the results will bring about some exciting changes at games in Eblen Center during the upcoming 2014-15 season including some starting times and more doubleheaders.
October 13, 2014 Tech women's golf team one back after first round of F&M Bank APSU Intercollegiate In what has basically become a three-horse race for the title at the F&M Bank APSU Intercollegiate, the Tennessee Tech women's golf team finds itself right in the middle of the conversation for first place after the first day of play.
October 13, 2014 Tech bounces back to rank sixth after first round of Kenny Perry Invitational BOWLING GREEN, Ky. - Inclement weather and poor course conditions continue to be a theme for the Tennessee Tech men's golf team, as the Golden Eagles battled through extremely windy and rainy weather Monday to finish the first day of the Kenny Perry Invitational in sixth place.
October 13, 2014 First of two ESPN3 productions at Tucker Stadium Saturday when Tech hosts No. 12 Colonels Saturday's Ohio Valley Conference game between Tennessee Tech and the twelfth-ranked Eastern Kentucky Colonels will be aired by ESPN3, the first of two productions this year in Tucker Stadium by the worldwide leader in sports.
October 12, 2014 Golden Eagles look to continue strong play at F&M Bank APSU Intercollegiate After a strong showing one week ago at the CSU Wendy’s Invitational, the Tennessee Tech women’s golf team will look to build off that success Monday morning as the Golden Eagles head into familiar territory at the F&M Bank APSU Intercollegiate.
October 12, 2014 Tech men's golf team looks to rebound at Kenny Perry Invitational The Tennessee Tech men’s golf team gets its first taste of back-to-back weeks of action in the 2014-15 fall season, heading just north for the Kenny Perry Invitational Monday and Tuesday, hosted by Western Kentucky.
October 11, 2014 HOT STUFF: Men sixth, women 10th at hot and steamy FSU Invitational TALLAHASSEE, Fla. -- The Tennessee Tech men's cross country team placed sixth and the women's squad finished 10th Friday night at a hot and steamy FSU Invitational at Apalachee Regional Park.
October 11, 2014 HOT STUFF: Tech men sixth, women 10th at steamy FSU Invitational TALLAHASSEE, Fla. -- The Tennessee Tech men's cross country team placed sixth and the women's squad finished 10th Friday night at a hot and steamy FSU Invitational at Apalachee Regional Park.
October 11, 2014 Golden Eagles top in-state foe Tennessee State to move to 3-3 in OVC play the Tennessee Tech volleyball team outlasts the Tennessee State Tigers, wins 3-1; 25-22, 20-25, 25-20, 25-17.
October 11, 2014 Tech ties Eastern Illinois behind season-high 32 shots Saturday’s match had it all. Two overtimes, heavy rainfall, frigid temperatures, soggy field conditions, and 53 combined shots, yet ultimately a winner was not decided as the Tennessee Tech soccer team played to a 2-2 draw with Eastern Illinois.
October 10, 2014 Efficient Bruins best TTU in a three-set affair The Tennessee Tech volleyball team could not find an offensive rhythm on Friday as they were topped by the Belmont Bruins, 3-0; 25-15, 25-19, 25-14.
October 10, 2014 Rain pushes Friday’s soccer match with EIU to Saturday at 11 a.m. Due to heavy rainfall and soggy field conditions, Friday’s Tennessee Tech soccer match with Eastern Illinois has been postponed to Saturday morning at 11 a.m. CT.
October 9, 2014 No Turnovers: Basketball coaches Payne, Davis accept contract extensions through 2019 season The Tennessee Tech basketball programs are on solid ground, with women’s head coach Jim Davis and men’s head coach Steve Payne receiving contract extensions that will keep each directing his program through the 2019 season.
October 9, 2014 Four Golden Eagle players earn weekly FCS honors from USA Football John Arnold, Austin Tallant, Trey Thompson, and Ladarius Vanlier have each received a weekly FCS honor from USA Football for their part in Tennessee Tech's 30-27 victory last Saturday night over Murray State. The four will be in action again Thursday night at UT Martin.
October 9, 2014 Two-hour weather delay overshadows tough, 17-10 loss at UT Martin MARTIN, Tenn. – Just when the Tennessee Tech offense seemed destined to find the endzone for the first time of the night, the skies broke wide open, all but ending any chance the Golden Eagle football team had for a come-from-behind victory against the UT Martin Skyhawks Thursday evening.
October 8, 2014 Tennessee Tech volleyball team returns home in Ohio Valley Conference play, host Belmont, Tennessee State The Tennessee Tech volleyball team returns home in Ohio Valley Conference play this weekend as it looks to take on Belmont and Tennessee State. The Golden Eagles will open up play with the Belmont Bruins at 7 p.m. CT on Friday, and will play TSU at 4 p.m. on Saturday afternoon.
October 8, 2014 Everts takes home first career adidas® OVC Female Golfer of the Week honors A record-breaking performance proved more than enough for Tennessee Tech women's golfer Maddi Everts to claim her first career adidas® Ohio Valley Conference Female Golfer of the Week honors of the year Wednesday afternoon.
October 8, 2014 Whole new challenge facing Golden Eagle cross country teams in Florida A whole new set of challenges looms this weekend for the Tennessee Tech cross country teams as they head to the Florida State Invitational. The races will be held at twilight Friday for coach Wayne Angel's runners.
October 8, 2014 Golden Eagles to clash with Eastern Illinois in first home match in over a month The wait is finally over! For the first time in over a month, the Tennessee Tech soccer team is back in Cookeville as the Golden Eagles (2-11-0, 0-4-0) play host to Eastern Illinois on Friday in the weekend’s only match.
October 7, 2014 UNSUNG LEADER: Ellen Conti receives initial award for behind-the-scenes leadership Despite being injured for most of the month, senior Ellen Conti has been a leader within the Tennessee Tech volleyball team. She is the September recipient of a new award presented by Tech Athletics called the Unsung Leader Award.
October 7, 2014 Everts places third, leads Tech to fourth-place finish at Wendy's Invitational MOUNT PLEASANT, S.C. – An impressive veteran performance was just what the doctor ordered for the Tennessee Tech women’s golf team as junior Maddi Everts closed out an impressive 54-hole event to lead the Golden Eagles to a fourth place finish at the CSU Wendy’s Invitational Tuesday afternoon.
October 7, 2014 Rain forces early finish to Bearcat Invitational, Tech leaves with unfinished business CINCINNATI, Ohio – And the weather won. At least in terms of giving the Tennessee Tech men’s golf team a welcome back to the golf course after four weeks away from the links.
October 7, 2014 GAMEDAY CENTRAL: Golden Eagles take flight to face UT Martin Skyhawks Tennessee Tech takes flight for a Thursday night OVC contest at UT Martin. Tech looks to continue its success from an overtime win last weekend while the Skyhawks are in search of their first conference win of the season.
October 7, 2014 Arnold, King and Vanlier receive nods from College Football Performance Awards Ladarius Vanlier has been selected the National Kickoff Returner of the Week, while placekicker John Arnold and punter Jonathan King received CFPA Honorable Mentions for their roles last week in Tech's thrilling win over Murray State.
October 6, 2014 Golden Eagles fourth following first day of action in three weeks MOUNT PLEASANT, S.C. – Three weeks away from the golf course couldn’t keep the Tennessee Tech women’s golf team from getting off to a hot start at the CSU Wendy’s Invitational Monday, as the Golden Eagles finished the first day of action in fourth place.
October 6, 2014 Tech tied for fifth after rain-shortened first day at Bearcat Invitational HEBRON, Ky. – Rain and brutal weather conditions played a significant factor on the first of action of the Bearcat Invitational Monday, but the Tennessee Tech men’s golf team didn’t let that hold them back from getting out to a quick start in the team’s first event in a month.
October 5, 2014 Tennessee Tech tennis team wrapped up play at the 32nd UTC Steve Baras Fall Classic CHATTANOOGA, Tenn. – The Tennessee Tech tennis team wrapped up play at the 32nd UTC Steve Baras Fall Classic, hosted by the University of Tennessee at Chattanooga on Sunday.
October 5, 2014 Golden Eagles come up empty in upset bid over Morehead State MOREHEAD, Ky. – Right in the thick of things late into the second half, the Tennessee Tech soccer team’s chance at an upset against the defending conference tournament champions went by the books, as Morehead State used a pair of late goals to slip past the Golden Eagles 3-0.
October 5, 2014 Tech women's golf team returns to play at CSU Wendy's Invitational Ready for its first event in three weeks, the Tennessee Tech women’s golf team will return to action Monday morning as the Golden Eagles head east for the Wendy’s Invitational hosted by Charleston Southern in Mount Pleasant, S.C.
October 5, 2014 Golden Eagles back in action at Bearcat Invitational after four weeks away from links After a four-week hiatus from the links, the Tennessee Tech men’s golf team will finally return to action Monday morning, taking part in the Bearcat Invitational hosted by Cincinnati in Hebron, Ky.
October 5, 2014 Arnold, Thompson voted OVC Players of the Week after overtime victory Kicker John Arnold and linebacker Trey Thompson, both redshirt freshmen for Tennessee Tech, have been selected winners of two of the league's four Player of the Week honors for their huge roles in the 30-27 Golden Eagle overtime victory Saturday.
October 4, 2014 Globetrotters coming in January; Early sale discount available through Oct. 12 The world-famous Harlem Globetrotters will bring their family-themed show to Tennessee Tech's Eblen Center in January for the team's first performance in the region in two years. A 25 percent discount is available on select seats through Oct. 12.
October 4, 2014 Golden Eagles establish PR times in chilly run at Louisville LOUISVILLE, Ky. -- Geoffrey Sambu led the way and five Golden Eagle men set new personal-best times in a chilly run at the Greater Louisville Classic Saturday.
October 4, 2014 Dohrmann sets pace, three set PR times in chilly Greater Louisville Classic LOUISVILLE, Ky. -- Senior Yeshi Dohrmann led the way and was one of three Golden Eagle women to set new personal best times Saturday during a cool and chilly outing at the Greater Louisville Classic.
October 4, 2014 Clutch plays, Arnold kick lead Tech to overtime victory over Murray State Big plays when they were needed most, plus a gutsy performance by redshirt freshman John Arnold, proved to be just enough for the Tennessee Tech football team Saturday evening, as the Golden Eagles (2-3, 1-1) took down Ohio Valley Conference rival Murray State (1-4, 0-2), 30-27, in overtime at Tucker Stadium.
October 3, 2014 Tech, seven other OVC teams face huge field Saturday at Greater Louisville race Among the dozens and dozens of teams that will be competing Saturday at the 13th Annual Greater Louisville Cross Country Classic will be Tennessee Tech and seven other Ohio Valley Conference opponents. The field will also bring many of the top-ranked teams throughout the region.
October 3, 2014 Golden Eagles downed by the hand of Southeast Missouri CAPE GIRARDEAU, Mo. – The Tennessee Tech volleyball team fell to 2-2 in conference play on Friday night as they were downed by Southeast Missouri 3-0; 16-25, 13-25, 15-25.
October 3, 2014 Tech sees 1-0 second-half advantage slip away in 2-1 loss to Eastern Kentucky RICHMOND, Ky. – In a match that featured three corner-kick goals, the Tennessee Tech soccer team was unable to protect a 1-0 second half advantage, allowing a pair of second stanza scores in an eventual 2-1 loss to Eastern Kentucky.
October 2, 2014 Golden Eagles hit the road as they head to Southeast Missouri The Tennessee Tech volleyball team heads to Southeast Missouri this Friday for a 6 p.m. CT showdown.
October 2, 2014 Golden Eagles looking for success at Chattanooga tournament Action will start early Friday morning for the six Tennessee Tech tennis players competing this weekend at the 32nd UTC Steve Baras Fall Classic, hosted by the University of Tennessee at Chattanooga.
October 2, 2014 Heavy road schedule complimented by eight home doubleheaders on 2014-15 women's basketball schedule The Tennessee Tech women's basketball team announced its 2014-15 schedule, and for the second-straight year, the opening half of the season is heavy with road trips. However, the intense road schedule is complimented by eight home doubleheaders with the TTU men’s basketball team this season.
October 2, 2014 Golden Eagles scoot to Kentucky for weekend matches with EKU and Morehead State A month away from the friendly confines of Cookeville, the Tennessee Tech soccer team finally wraps up its stretch of eight-straight on the road as the club prepares to travel to the Bluegrass State for matchups with Eastern Kentucky and Morehead State.
October 1, 2014 School record already in books, Sambu foundation for building Tech programs Geoffrey Sambu has already broken the school record in cross country. Over the next few years, coach Wayne Angel thinks Sambu's presence on the Golden Eagle roster can help build track & field and cross country programs that will compete for OVC championships.
October 1, 2014 Eight home doubleheaders headline 2014-15 Tech men's basketball schedule Fun and exciting times are ahead for fans of the Tennessee Tech basketball programs as eight home doubleheaders highlight a very challenging schedule for the 2014-15 men's basketball season.
October 1, 2014 Golden Eagle sophomore Alex Arovin faces top notch foes at ITA Championships TULSA, Okla. -- It was a learning experience and a chance to improve his game for Tennessee Tech sophomore Alex Arovin, who faced a couple of top-notch opponents in his appearance at the ITA All-American Championships.
September 30, 2014 Golden Eagles fall at the hand of the Gamecocks JACKSONVILLE, Ala. – The Tennessee Tech volleyball team showed their heart on Tuesday night, despite losing to Jacksonville State 3-1; 17-25, 19-25, 25-20 and 25-27.
September 30, 2014 GAMEDAY CENTRAL: Fans can welcome Golden Eagles back home after five weeks Tennessee Tech will host its oldest, longest-running rival when Murray State visits for the 80th game in the series. It's Tech's first home contest since the Aug. 28 opener.
September 29, 2014 Smith does it again, nabs second-straight adidas® Ohio Valley Conference Defensive Player of the Week honor For the second straight week, senior libero Courtney Smith has been awarded for her defensive effort as she earned the adidas® Ohio Valley Conference Defensive Player of the Week honor on Monday.
September 29, 2014 Tech heads to Jax State for midweek OVC match-up The Tennessee Tech Golden Eagles return to the court as the head to Jacksonville State for a midweek Ohio Valley Conference match at 7 p.m. CT on Tuesday night.
September 28, 2014 Golden Eagles fall victim to strong UT Martin spurt in 5-1 loss MARTIN, Tenn. – UT Martin scored three goals in the span of three minutes early in the second half, turning the tables on any chances of a Tennessee Tech soccer team comeback as the Skyhawks (7-4-0, 1-1-0) pulled away with a 5-1 win.
September 28, 2014 Two Tech players advance in ITA Pre-Qualifying before being ousted by seeded foes TULSA, Okla. -- It took opponents seeded among the top players in the field to eliminate Tennessee Tech entries Eduardo Mena and Alberto Esteban at the ITA All-America Championships Pre-Qualifying rounds Sunday.
September 27, 2014 Tech opens up OVC play 2-0 for first time since 1999 The Golden Eagles topped OVC foe SIU Edwardsville in an exciting five-set match, 3-2; 25-27, 25-14, 25-18, 23-25, and 15-12. Tech moved to 2-0 in conference play, and 7-11 overall.
September 27, 2014 No. 10 Northern Iowa defends home turf, tops Golden Eagles 50-7 CEDAR FALLS, Iowa -- Tenth-ranked FCS powerhouse Northern Iowa took care of business Saturday, defending its home field inside the UNI-Dome and handing Tennessee Tech a 50-7 non-conference loss.
September 27, 2014 TULSA TIME: Mena, Esteban playing in ITA Pre-Qualifying rounds Tennessee Tech has a pair of players competing this weekend in the ITA All-American Pre-Qualifying tournament, beginning Saturday at the University of Tulsa.
September 26, 2014 Tech baseball team shows off during seventh annual Pro Scout Day For the seventh consecutive season, the Tennessee Tech baseball team played host to scouts from the highest level of professional baseball as the Golden Eagles hosted their annual Pro Scout Day at Bush Stadium at the Averitt Express Baseball Complex Thursday afternoon.
September 26, 2014 Cookeville native leads Golden Eagles in first home match of the season Tennessee Tech volleyball team looked topped Ohio Valley Conference foe Eastern Illinois on Friday nigh, 3-1; 25-21, 26-24, 22-25, and 25-22.
September 26, 2014 Tech tripped up by Murray State in OVC opener MURRAY, Ky. – A trio of second half scores sent the Tennessee Tech soccer team to an unhappy finish in its Ohio Valley Conference opener, as Murray State got the better of the Golden Eagles with a 3-0 win in Tech’s (2-8-0, 0-1-0) fifth straight road contest.
September 25, 2014 TTU Sports Hall of Fame Class of 2014 to include five inductees Five former student-athletes who stamped their marks on five different Golden Eagle programs will be enshrined into the Tennessee Tech Sports Hall of Fame in November as the school honors its athletic legacy with the 40th annual induction ceremony.
September 25, 2014 Golden Eagles return home for first weekend of OVC play The Tennessee Tech volleyball team opens Ohio Valley Conference play at home this weekend as it looks to take on Eastern Illinois and SIU Edwardsville. The Golden Eagles will open up play with the EIU Panther at 7 p.m. CT on Friday, and will play SIUE at 4 p.m. on Saturday afternoon.
September 25, 2014 Tech unravels OVC campaign with trips to Murray and Martin With the 2014 non-conference season in the rear view mirror, the Tennessee Tech soccer team unwraps its Ohio Valley Conference slate, traveling to both Murray State and UT Martin over the weekend to christen its OVC campaign.
September 25, 2014 GAMEDAY CENTRAL: Third straight road tilt takes Golden Eagles to No. 10 UNI Tennessee Tech ventures out on the road for the third consecutive game Saturday with a contest at FCS No. 10 Northern Iowa, a game that will be played indoors in the UNI-Dome in Cedar Falls, Iowa.
September 23, 2014 Western Kentucky tops Golden Eagles in midweek match BOWLING GREEN, Ky. – The Tennessee Tech volleyball team knew Western Kentucky would be hard to handle on Tuesday night, but seeing the high-flying Hilltoppers in person proved to be a challenge, as the Golden Eagles were topped, 3-0; 18-25, 7-25, 13-25.
September 23, 2014 Golden Eagle set to launch Thursday as pilot of International Space Station Former Tennessee Tech football star Barry Wilmore, now known for his career as a NASA astronaut, is set to launch Thursday to serve as commander of the International Space Station.
September 22, 2014 Senior libero nabs adidas® Ohio Valley Conference Defensive Player of the Week For the second straight week, Tennessee Tech volleyball has a player earn a weekly honor, as senior libero Courtney Smith earned the adidas® Ohio Valley Conference Defensive Player of the Week honor on Tuesday.
September 22, 2014 Golden Eagles travel to Western Kentucky for mid-week matchup The Tennessee Tech women’s volleyball team hits the road for their final non-conference match of the season as they head to Bowling Green, Ky., to face former Ohio Valley Conference foe, Western Kentucky (11-4) in a 7 p.m. CT showdown on Tuesday night.
September 22, 2014 Fall schedule set for Tech softball The Tennessee Tech softball team begins its plans toward success in the spring, with the unveiling of a fall schedule that should help challenge and prepare the Golden Eagles for the 2015 season.
September 21, 2014 Newcomers Mena, Tejas capture flight championships at Purdue WEST LAFAYETTE, Ind. -- Tennessee Tech freshmen Eduardo Mena and Carlos Tejas each fought their way through their entire flight at the Purdue Fall Invitational to capture championships Sunday. Mena won the Flight D title, and Tejas won the Flight E crown.
September 21, 2014 Evansville scores five in the second to take down Golden Eagles 7-0 EVANSVILLE, Ind. – The Tennessee Tech soccer team had its hands full Sunday afternoon, running up against a solid Evansville attack in a 7-0 loss to close out the season’s non-conference action.
September 20, 2014 Tech splits final day in Spartanburg in dramatic fashion SPARTANBURG, S.C. – The Tennessee Tech Golden Eagle volleyball team split the final day of action at the Spartanburg Courtyard Classic, losing the opening game to USC Upstate, 3-1, and they closed out the tournament with a hard-fought five-set victory of Gardner-Webb.
September 20, 2014 Brilliant defensive effort not enough as TSU claims narrow win in York Trophy and OVC opener NASHVILLE, Tenn. -- The Tennessee Tech defense posted one of the most impressive games in school history, but the Golden Eagles were shut down on offense in a 10-7 loss to Tennessee State Saturday afternoon.
September 19, 2014 Golden Eagles part of large field at Purdue Invitational this weekend Facing players not only from teams around the country, members of the Tennessee Tech tennis team will compete this weekend in the Fifth Annual Purdue Fall Invitational where they will meet opponents from around the world.
September 19, 2014 Angel adds Samantha Linck to cross country, track & field coaching staff First-year Tennessee Tech cross country and track & field head coach Wayne Angel has announced the addition of Samantha Linck to his staff as an assistant coach.
September 19, 2014 Golden Eagles split opening day of Spartanburg Courtyard Classic SPARTANBURG, S.C. – The Tennessee Tech Golden Eagle volleyball team opened the Spartanburg Courtyard Classic with a 1-1 record, suffering a tournament-opening loss to host Wofford before rebounding for a win over North Carolina A&T.
September 19, 2014 Tech blanked 5-0 to open weekend trip up north DAYTON, Ohio – The Tennessee Tech soccer team began its weekend trip up north in tough fashion, falling 5-0 to Wright State in a match that saw five different Raiders (2-6-0) find the back of the net on 22 shots.
September 18, 2014 Golden Eagles head to final preseason tournament before conference play The Tennessee Tech volleyball team hits the road for their final preseason tournament of the season. The Golden Eagles are heading to the Spartanburg Courtyard Classic where they will face host Wofford, North Carolina A&T, USC Upstate, and Gardner-Webb.
September 18, 2014 Tech closes out non-conference action with trips to Wright State and Evansville Currently in the midst of eight-straight on the road, the Tennessee Tech soccer team embarks to Wright State and Evansville over the weekend to close out the club’s 2014 non-conference slate.
September 17, 2014 GAMEDAY CENTRAL: Following bye week, Golden Eagles rested and ready for OVC opener at Tennessee State With the open date on their schedule falling last weekend, the Tennessee Tech football team appears to be rested and ready to jump back into action Saturday when the Golden Eagles visit Hale Stadium to challenge the 20th ranked Tennessee State Tigers.
September 16, 2014 Senior Katie Phillips named adidas® OVC Defensive Player of the Week After helping lead a Tech defense that surrendered just two goals in two matches over the weekend, senior Katie Phillips was recognized as the adidas® Ohio Valley Conference Defensive Player of the Week on Tuesday.
September 16, 2014 Tech women's golf team closes September play after final round of Cardinal Cup SIMPSONVILLE, Ky. - The Tennessee Tech women's golf team got its last taste of the links for the month of September Tuesday, wrapping up play at the Cardinal Cup hosted by the University of Louisville with a team score of 322.
September 15, 2014 Dodd earns adidas® OVC Offensive Player of the Week honors Tennessee Tech’s Cody Dodd earned her first adidas® Ohio Valley Conference Offensive player of the Week honor on Tuesday for her impressive performances in the Cowgirl Classic hosted by McNeese State. The award is voted on by conference Sports Information Directors.
September 15, 2014 Golden Eagles consistent through two rounds at Cardinal Cup SIMPSONVILLE, Ky. – With almost no rest and time to make corrections after its season-opening tournament, the Tennessee Tech women’s golf team got right back into the thick of competition Monday at the Cardinal Cup hosted by the University of Louisville.
September 14, 2014 Golden Eagles tennis takes part in first tournament of the fall ATHENS, Ga. – The Tennessee Tech tennis team started off its fall season this past weekend as the Golden Eagles participated in the 2014 Southern Intercollegiate Championships on the campus of the University of Georgia.
September 14, 2014 Tech tripped up 1-0 by undefeated Arkansas-Little Rock LITTLE ROCK, Ark. – A staunch defensive effort and gritty play were ultimately not enough for the Tennessee Tech soccer team Sunday afternoon, as the Golden Eagles (2-5-0) were upended 1-0 by a solid Arkansas-Little Rock team that remains perfect on the year, now at 8-0.
September 14, 2014 Golden Eagles continue fall play at Cardinal Cup hosted by Louisville After a strong, seventh-place showing in last week's season-opening event, the Tennessee Tech women's golf team will continue fall play tomorrow morning at the Cardinal Cup hosted by the University of Louisville in Simpsonville, Ky.
September 14, 2014 New tradition in TTU football begins with addition of majestic Golden Eagle figure You simply have to admire the pageantry of college football. A sport so steeped in ritual, rich with school and community pride while so eloquently tying the knot with tradition every weekend in the fall.
September 13, 2014 Golden Eagles 11th at Commodore Classic, Sambu finishes fifth overall NASHVILLE, Tenn. -- With sophomore Geoffrey Sambu leading the way with a fifth place individual finish, the Tennessee Tech men's cross country team placed 11th among 15 Division I programs Saturday at the Commodore Classic hosted by Vanderbilt University.
September 13, 2014 Five runners set personal best marks as Tech women place 15th at Commodore Classic NASHVILLE, Tenn. -- Running amongst a strong field, the Tennessee Tech women's cross country team saw five runners establish personal best times Saturday as the Golden Eagles placed 15th at the Commodore Classic hosted by Vanderbilt University.
September 13, 2014 Golden Eagles split final day in Lake Charles, La. LAKE CHARLES, La. – The Tennessee Tech women’s volleyball team closed out the Cowgirl Classic with a spit result, losing 3-0 loss to Louisiana Monroe and beating the Golden Eagles winning 3-0; 25-20, 25-20, 27-27.
September 12, 2014 Golden Eagles split opening day of the Cowgirl Classic LAKE CHARLES, La. – The Tennessee Tech women’s volleyball team opened the Cowgirl Classic with a weekend opening win over Alcorn State and dropping a three-set match to host McNeese State.
September 12, 2014 Golden Eagles power past Chattanooga behind season-high 17 shots CHATTANOOGA, Tenn. – The Tennessee Tech soccer team’s offense came alive Friday evening in Chattanooga, producing a season-high 17 shots and two goals en route to capturing a 2-1 victory for the club’s second win in the last three matches.
September 11, 2014 Golden Eagles add international flair with the addition of Marina Ruiz The Tennessee Tech women’s basketball team and head coach Jim Davis have added an international flair to the 2014-15 roster with the addition of Madrid, Spain native, Marina Ruiz.
September 11, 2014 Four Golden Eagles to represent TTU at ITA All-American Championships The Tennessee Tech tennis team has had four student-athletes chosen to participate in the Saint Francis Health System Intercollegiate Tennis Association (ITA) Men's All-American Championships that will be held at the end of September through the beginning of October.
September 11, 2014 Golden Eagle runners facing sizeable challenge at Commodore Classic Saturday The Tennessee Tech cross country teams will be among 29 schools running Saturday morning at the Commodore Classic, hosted at Percy Warner Park in Nashville by Vanderbilt University. The men will get things started at 9 a.m. CT with an 8K race, followed at 10 a.m. by a women’s 5K contest.
September 11, 2014 TTU begins string of eight-straight on the road with matchups at Chattanooga and UALR The Tennessee Tech soccer team embarks on the rigorous part of its 2014 schedule over the weekend, beginning a stretch of eight-straight on the road with matchups at Chattanooga and Arkansas-Little Rock.
September 10, 2014 Tennessee Tech tennis boasts first ranked player since '09-'10 The Tennessee Tech tennis program boasts it first nationally ranked student-athlete since 2009 as junior Alex Arovin will open the season listed tied for 94th nationally in the preseason Intercollegiate Tennis Association (ITA) rankings. The ITA lists the Top 125 individuals.
September 10, 2014 Tech golf coach Polk Brown receives three-year contract extension through 2017 Polk Brown, who is entering his fourth season as head coach of the Tennessee Tech men’s and women’s golf teams, has received a three-year contract extension through the 2016-17 season.
September 10, 2014 Tennessee Tech volleyball heads to Louisiana for their third straight weekend on the road The Tennessee Tech women’s volleyball team head to Lake Charles, La. for their third tournament of the season as they look to take on Alcorn State, host McNeese State, Louisiana Monroe, and Prairie View A&M.
September 9, 2014 Robertson sets Golden Eagle mark, grabs All-Tournament nod in Ledbetter, Ky. LEDBETTER, Ky. – It didn’t take long for the Tennessee Tech women’s golf team to see a record fall this season, as sophomore Whitney Robertson took home All-Tournament honors at the Jan Weaver-Murray State Invitational Tuesday afternoon.
September 9, 2014 Golden Eagles wrap up play at Sam Hall Intercollegiate HATTIESBURG, Miss. – With its last round of the Sam Hall Intercollegiate in the books, the Tennessee Tech men’s golf team will face nearly four weeks away from the links before it next event at the University of Cincinnati.
September 8, 2014 Tech softball head coach Bynum promotes Wilkinson, adds Dillender to coaching staff Coming off a successful 2014 campaign that saw the Tennessee Tech softball team wrap up the season winning 13 of 16, head coach Bonnie Bynum is already looking toward next season by adding a couple of key pieces to her coaching puzzle.
September 8, 2014 Consistency propels Tech on first day of Jan Weaver-Murray State Invitational LEDBETTER, Ky. - Consistent play proved to be key for the Tennessee Tech women's golf team Monday as the Golden Eagles jumped out to a third place start through the first two rounds at the Jan Weaver-Murray State Invitational.
September 8, 2014 Golden Eagles see ups and downs on first day of Sam Hall Intercollegiate HATTIESBURG, Miss. - It was a tale of two rounds for the Tennessee Tech men's golf team Monday, as the Golden Eagles kicked off the 2014-15 season with an up-and-down day at the Sam Hall Intercollegiate hosted by Southern Miss.
September 7, 2014 Tech women's golf team to open 2014-15 season at Jan Weaver-Murray State Invitational All the hard work over the summer will finally be put to use for the Tennessee Tech women's golf team as the Golden Eagles head to Ledbetter, Ky. to kick off the 2014-15 season Monday at the Jan Weaver - Murray State Invitational.
September 7, 2014 Tech men's golf team kicks off 2014-15 season at Sam Hall Intercollegiate It's finally time for the Tennessee Tech men's golf team to hit the links as the Golden Eagles will kick off the 2014-15 campaign at the Sam Hall Intercollegiate in Hattiesburg, Miss on Monday.
September 7, 2014 Tech unable to make it two straight victories with 3-0 loss to Western Carolina The Tennessee Tech soccer team ends its two-match home stand with a split, after falling 3-0 to Western Carolina on an overcast and blustery Sunday afternoon at Tech Soccer Field.
September 7, 2014 Vanlier voted OVC Special Teams Player of the Week Tennessee Tech junior Ladarius Vanlier accounted for 200 all-purpose yards against Indiana State, and was voted Sunday as the Ohio Valley Conference Special Teams Player of the Week.
September 6, 2014 Golden Eagle women take on tough course, tough foe at Indiana Open BLOOMINGTON, Ind. -- It was a tremendous learning experience for the Tennessee Tech women's cross country team Saturday morning as the Golden Eagles faced a tough opponent on an extremely challenging course at the Indiana Open.
September 6, 2014 Golden Eagles wrap-up play at the East Carolina Invitational GREENVILLE, N.C. – The Tennessee Tech volleyball team finished the weekend at the East Carolina Invitational losing to both Morgan State and University of North Carolina Wilmington.
September 6, 2014 Sambu in Top 10, Golden Eagles battle No. 6 Indiana Hoosiers BLOOMINGTON, Ind. -- Sophomore Geoffrey Sambu earned a Top 10 finish individually and the Tennessee Tech men's cross country team used Saturday's run against the No. 6 Indiana Hoosiers as a solid learning experience on a challenging, slippery course.
September 6, 2014 Tech takes tough tumble in first road contest as Indiana State prevails TERRE HAUTE, Ind. -- Indiana State took advantage of some early mistakes by Tennessee Tech to build an early lead, and finished the afternoon with a 49-14 non-conference victory over the Golden Eagles Saturday in Tech's first road test of 2014.
September 5, 2014 Golden Eagles win five-set thriller, split day one of the East Carolina Invitational The Tennessee Tech women’s volleyball team went 1-1 on the opening day of play at the East Carolina Invitational, and it was not with out some excitement. The Golden Eagles closed the day with a grind-it-out match over Norfolk State, where they came from behind 0-2, to win 3-2; 23-25, 15-25, 25-20, 29-27, and 15-10.
September 5, 2014 Golden Eagles knock off Georgia State for first win of year A goal early in the second half proved to be the difference Friday afternoon, as the Tennessee Tech soccer team stamped its place in the win column for the first time this season with a 1-0 victory over Georgia State (0-4-1) in front of a near capacity crowd at Tech Soccer Field.
September 5, 2014 Tech track, cross country programs add Eugene Frazier as assistant coach With a lengthy list of success, both as a runner and as a coach, Eugene Frazier has been named as an assistant cross country and track & field coach at Tennessee Tech.
September 5, 2014 Watson Brown, Athletics to host weekly Insiders' Lunch beginning Monday Fans of Tech football who would like to get “inside” the Golden Eagle program each week with head coach Watson Brown are invited as he hosts a weekly Football Insiders’ Lunch each Monday during the 2014 season.
September 4, 2014 NO SHOW: Equipment break forces Tech to cancel webstreams of weekend soccer matches A broken key piece of video equipment means Tennessee Tech will not be able to offer live webstreams of this weekend's two home soccer matches against Georgia State on Friday and Western Carolina on Sunday.
September 4, 2014 Improving times one goal for women's cross country team at Indiana With a goal of continuing growth, development and improvement, the Tennessee Tech women's cross country team will be on the course Saturday morning at the Indiana Open, facing the University of Indiana Hoosiers.
September 4, 2014 Golden Eagles face one of nation's top teams at Indiana Open Saturday Riding the crest of the team's season-opening, first-place finish at the Carolina Invitational, the Tennessee Tech men's cross country squad steps it up a few notches this weekend with a head-to-head race against the No. 6 ranked Indiana Hoosiers.
September 4, 2014 Golden Eagle volleyball heads to East Carolina this weekend The Tennessee Tech women’s volleyball team heads to the east coast this weekend as they look to compete in the East Carolina Invitational on Friday and Saturday.
September 3, 2014 Former Golden Eagle pitcher Ryan Dennick tosses perfect inning in MLB debut Former Golden Eagle hurler Ryan Dennick finally saw his dreams become reality Tuesday evening, as the southpaw made his Major League debut for the Cincinnati Reds against the American League East Division leading Baltimore Orioles.
September 3, 2014 Golden Eagles add Binghamton transfer to roster The Tennessee Tech women’s basketball team and head coach Jim Davis announced the addition of transfer Kandace Newry to the Golden Eagle family.
September 3, 2014 Tech back home for meetings with Georgia State and Western Carolina The Tennessee Tech soccer team returns to Cookeville for a two-match home stand over the weekend, welcoming in Georgia State on Friday at 4 p.m. CT, before hosting Western Carolina on Sunday at 1 p.m.
September 3, 2014 GAMEDAY CENTRAL: Golden Eagles face first road test with trip to Indiana State Tennessee Tech The Golden Eagles face their first road game, and the first of 11 consecutive FCS opponents, with a rematch against Indiana State on Saturday afternoon in Terre Haute, Ind. It’s only the second meeting for these two teams, who waged an exciting battle a year ago in Tech’s Tucker Stadium.
September 3, 2014 NOW SHOWING: Catch this week's episode of The Watson Brown Show This week's episode of The Watson Brown Show is now available for viewing, on the Internet or via numerous television outlets around the region.
September 2, 2014 Golden Eagle Geoffrey Sambu named OVC co-Runner of the Week Sophomore Geoffrey Sambu opened his Tennessee Tech running career Saturday by claiming first place in the Carolina Invitational. On Tuesday, he was selected by the Ohio Valley Conference as the league's co-Runner of the Week.
September 2, 2014 Former Golden Eagle golfer Ryan Greer captures Tennessee Mid-Amateur championship Past met present Friday evening as former Tennessee Tech men's golfer Ryan Greer, sporting the current Golden Eagles' bucket hat given to him by head coach Polk Brown, took home the Tennessee Mid-Amateur championship.
August 31, 2014 Soccer ends run at 2014 Trojan Classic with 3-0 defeat to host Troy TROY, Ala. – The Tennessee Tech soccer team concluded its brief two-game road swing Sunday afternoon, wrapping up the 2014 Trojan Classic with a 3-0 loss to the host Troy University.
August 30, 2014 Tech women claim fourth place in seven-team Carolina Invitational COLUMBIA, S.C. -- Senior Yeshi Dohrmann paced the Tennessee Tech women's cross country team Saturday, leading first-year coach Wayne Angel's squad to a fourth-place finish at the seven-team Carolina Invitational to open the 2014 season.
August 30, 2014 Sambu leads strong team effort as Golden Eagles race to first at Carolina Invitational COLUMBIA, S.C. -- Geoffrey Sambu was the first runner across the finish line and Tennessee Tech placed seven runners among the top 11 as the Golden Eagle men's cross country team opened the 2014 season with a first place team finish at the Carolina Invitational early Saturday.
August 30, 2014 Golden Eagles wrap-up weekend at Appalachian State BOONE, N.C. - The Tennessee Tech volleyball team faced both tournament host Appalachian State and Cleveland State on Saturday, dropping both matches, 3-0.
August 29, 2014 Golden Eagles drop opening match of the season to Tennessee BOONE, N.C. - The Tennessee Tech volleyball team opened the 2014 season at the Appalachian State Invitational today with a match against the University of Tennessee. The Golden Eagles dropped the set 3-0, 25-15, 25-14, 25-17.
August 29, 2014 Tech falls victim to strong second half attack in 5-0 loss to South Alabama TROY, Ala. – Trekking away from Cookeville for the first time this season, the Tennessee Tech soccer team was tripped up 5-0 to South Alabama in the first of two in the 2014 Trojan Classic hosted by Troy University.
August 28, 2014 Soccer hits the road for the first time to take part in the 2014 Trojan Classic With one match already in the books, the Tennessee Tech soccer team prepares for its first action away from Cookeville, taking aim in the 2014 Trojan Classic this weekend hosted by Troy University in Troy, Ala.
August 28, 2014 Golden Eagles open 2014 season with 33-7 victory over Kentucky Christian Jared Davis threw for two touchdowns, Darian Stone caught a scoring pass and rushed for another score, and the Tennessee Tech defense held visiting Kentucky Christian scoreless until the final minute as the Golden Eagles (1-0) opened the 2014 season with a 33-7 victory over the Knights (0-1) Thursday night in front of 10,597 fans in Tucker Stadium.
August 27, 2014 New era in Tech cross country begins Saturday at Carolina Invitational The Tennessee Tech cross country season begins Saturday morning under first-year coach Wayne Angel when the Golden Eagles compete at the Carolina Invitational, a race that will be held on Ft Jackson in Columbia, S.C.
August 27, 2014 Golden Eagles head to first tournament of the season at Appalachian State The Tennessee Tech volleyball team has to wait no longer -- its first opportunities to officially take the court takes place this weekend at the Appalachian State Invitational when the Golden Eagles face host Appalachian State, Cleveland State and in-state for Tennessee.
August 26, 2014 Cross country team bolstered with addition of transfer Geoffrey Sambu Geoffrey Sambu, a transfer from Florida A&M where he previously ran for coach Wayne Angel, has transferred to Tennessee Tech where he will help the first-year Golden Eagle coach chart a new course for TTU cross country program.
August 26, 2014 Communiversity Night a strong link between town and Golden Eagles Community leaders and business persons heard from Tennessee Tech football coach Watson Brown and Director of Athletics Mark Wilson Tuesday morning. Communiversity Night is Thursday when Tech opens the season in Tucker Stadium.
August 26, 2014 GAMEDAY CENTRAL: Golden Eagles host Kentucky Christian to open 2014 season Tennessee Tech welcomes Kentucky Christian, along with the TTU Class of 2018 for the Running of the Freshmen, into Tucker Stadium Thursday for the 2014 Golden Eagle season opener at 7 p.m. The Tailgate Park opens at 4 p.m., and the Golden Eagle Walk is at 4:45 p.m.
August 26, 2014 First Tennessee Bank Poster Night is Thursday at Tucker Stadium First Tennessee Bank will sponsor its annual Football Poster Night Thursday when Tennessee Tech hosts Kentucky Christian University in Tucker Stadium in the 2014 season opener.
August 25, 2014 Largest single gift to Tennessee Tech Athletics creates endowment for Football Operations The Tennessee Tech Athletics Department has received its largest gift ever, which will fund the Samuel Hugh Jones Football Endowment. It was provided through Mary Ann Fox Jones of Chester, Va., who passed away recently.
August 25, 2014 Purple Pride Caravan to make it's final stop in Algood Tuesday The Purple Pride Caravan is about to park for the season, but not before it makes it's final stop at the Algood Walmart Tuesday afternoon.
August 25, 2014 Watson Brown earns contract extension through 2019 season Watson Brown, currently in his eighth season as the head football coach at Tennessee Tech University, has been given a contract extension that will keep the Cookeville native at the program's helm through the 2019 season.
August 25, 2014 Watson Brown Show returns on WCTE, OVC Digital Network and more The all-new Watson Brown Show, presented by IWC Cash & Carry, returns in 2014 beginning with the preseason show this week. The show will air Wednesdays at 5 p.m. on WCTE TV, and be available on other outlets such as the OVC Digital Network.
August 24, 2014 OVC Digital Network heads into third year, Golden Eagle soccer opens Tech productions After a successful first two years, the OVC Digital Network is gearing up for year number three. The first production on the OVCDN by the Golden Eagle Sports Network is Sunday's soccer match when Tech hosts East Tennessee State at 1 p.m.
August 24, 2014 Golden Eagles downed by East Tennessee State in season opener Three late scores halted the Tennessee Tech’s soccer team’s chance at a comeback Sunday afternoon, as the Golden Eagles (0-1-0) fell 5-1 to East Tennessee State (2-0-0) in the squad’s 2014 opener amidst a packed house at Tech Soccer Field.
August 23, 2014 Purple and Gold Scrimmage preps Golden Eagle squad for first tournament The Tennessee Tech volleyball team put on their jerseys for the first time this season, donning them during the Purple and Gold Scrimmage on Saturday afternoon.
August 22, 2014 Tennessee Tech tennis adds experienced assistant coach Tennessee Tech and head coach Kenny Doyle announced the addition of assistant coach Mirko Bjelica to Golden Eagle tennis staff.
August 21, 2014 Golden Eagles to host ETSU in Sunday’s 2014 season opener The 2014 Tennessee Tech soccer season is upon us, and the "new look" Golden Eagles are ready to christen the campaign with a season-opening matchup against in-state foe East Tennessee State on Sunday at Tech Soccer Field.
August 21, 2014 Golden Eagle athletes help with Great Move In Day Tennessee Tech student-athletes and coaches were scattered across campus Thursday as they helped hundreds of incoming students move into their residence halls during the University's annual Great Move-In Day.
August 21, 2014 Tech fans swarm Walmart at Cookeville Purple Pride Caravan Golden Eagle fans arrived in droves at the latest installment of Tennessee Tech's Purple Pride Caravans, flooding the Cookeville Walmart in high anticipation of the start of the new year of athletics.
August 21, 2014 Head men's basketball coach Steve Payne reflects on trip to Dominican Republic Back from a over a week abroad in the Dominican Republic, head men's basketball coach Steve Payne barely had a chance to catch up on some much-need sleep before we asked him to recap the Golden Eagles' summer trip.
August 21, 2014 Marty Jones heads into sixth season while working toward third college degree Marty Jones heads into his sixth season on the Golden Eagle football roster. He already has two degrees from Tennessee Tech and is working toward completion of a third.
August 20, 2014 Golden Eagles to hold Purple and Gold Scrimmage Saturday afternoon The Tennessee Tech volleyball team will hold its annual Purple and Gold Scrimmage on Saturday at 3 p.m. in Eblen Center. The events is open to the public and free.
August 19, 2014 Golden Eagle Baseball School opens registration for two September camps One of the best baseball camps around is back and better than ever as the Golden Eagle Baseball School announced the opening of registration for two September camps.
August 18, 2014 Putnam County welcomes Purple Pride Caravan Thursday and Tuesday With the start of the Golden Eagle football season about a week away, the Purple Pride Caravan returns to Putnam County with afternoon visits to the Cookeville Walmart Thursday and the Algood Walmart next week, just two days before the season opener.
August 18, 2014 Tech Athletics adds Marc Graham, Tom Hollander as Video Coordinators Marc Graham and Tom Hollander have joined the Tennessee Tech Athletics staff, each in the role of Video Coordinator within the Sports Information Office.
August 18, 2014 Jackson tallies third double-double as Golden Eagles win final Dominican Republic contest The Tennessee Tech men's basketball team ended play for its summer trip to the Dominican Republic on a high note Sunday, defeating the Caneros de La Romana, 84-76.
August 16, 2014 Tech men's basketball team suffers first loss on Dominican Republic trip Playing in its fourth game in just three days, the Tennessee Tech men's basketball team finally saw a blemish appear on its record during its trip to the Dominican Republic. The Golden Eagles fell to the D.R. National Selection Team Friday morning, 69-67, after a desperation at the buzzer bounced out.
August 16, 2014 Fans treated to another outstanding show from Golden Eagles in Saturday scrimmage Several players made big plays as Tennessee Tech treated fans to nearly 600 yards of offense Saturday at the team's second scrimmage of fall camp, part of the annual Gathering of Eagles in Tucker Stadium.
August 15, 2014 Sircy added in facilities and events department Tennessee Tech announces the addition of TTU alumnus Cody Sircy to the facilities and events department. Sircy will serve as a facilities and events coordinator.
August 15, 2014 SUMMER JOURNAL: Caldwell, Johnson reflect on first few days in Dominican Republic A hot, 3-0 start to their summer trip to the Dominican Republic has certainly given the Tennessee Tech men's basketball team something to get excited about. The team has done much more than play basketball since its arrival on Tuesday and we checked in with a couple of players to see just how the trip was playing out.
August 14, 2014 Tech Alum added in Athletics Marketing and Corporate Sales Office The Tennessee Tech Athletics Marketing and Corporate Sales staff has added TTU alumna Allison Boshears in the position of marketing and promotions coordinator
August 14, 2014 Purple Pride Caravan reaches Crossville; Only two remaining Crossville played host Thursday to the latest Purple Pride Caravan, and area fans enjoyed perfect conditions, fellowship and plenty of hot dogs and Pepsi while spending time with some coaches and student-athletes.
August 14, 2014 Golden Eagles fall in 4-0 exhibition loss to Middle Tennessee With new faces spanning all the way from the goalie box to the bench, to the coaching staff, the Tennessee Tech soccer team took one step towards familiarizing itself together Thursday evening in an exhibition match against Middle Tennessee.
August 14, 2014 Golden Eagles move to 3-0 in Domincan Republic with 78-65 victory For the third time in just two days the Tennessee Tech men's basketball team collected a victory, moving to 3-0 in its summer trip to the Dominican Republic with a 78-65 victory over the D.R. U-18 Team Thursday night.
August 14, 2014 Tech to deliver season tickets Tuesday in 60 minutes ....or they are free Tennessee Tech Athletics is adding a new twist to its season ticket sales -- but this special offer is available next Tuesday only. Athletics staff will deliver season tickets within the city limits in 60 minutes or less -- or the tickets are FREE.
August 13, 2014 Golden Eagles roll to 2-0 start in summer trip to Dominican Republic It may be nearly three months before the 2014-15 season even begins, but Tennessee Tech head men's basketball coach Steve Payne got a really good look at what may be in store this year as the Golden Eagles took home two victories Wednesday in their first day of action on their summer trip to the Dominican Republic.
August 13, 2014 Camp Notebook: Three players in the mix at critical defensive end spot Juniors Harrison Reid and Avery Rollins, and sophomore Jordan Patrick, are in the hunt for playing time at Tech's defensive end position, where each hopes to step into the void left by the departure of Malcolm Mitchell.
August 12, 2014 Golden Eagle soccer gets first glimpse with exhibition at MTSU Thursday night The Tennessee Tech soccer team will unwrap the 2014 season with an exhibition tilt at Middle Tennessee State Thursday night at 7 p.m. CT.
August 12, 2014 Crossville Walmart hosts Purple Pride Caravan Thursday evening Cumberland County hosts the Purple Pride Caravan event this week as the events makes its way to the Crossville Walmart Thursday evening, beginning at 5 p.m. The public is invited to attend.
August 12, 2014 Holmes, Weldon join Golden Eagle baseball staff as assistant coaches New faces arrived at the Averitt Express Baseball Complex at Bush Stadium recently, and we're not talking about the 2014 signing class. Tennessee Tech head baseball coach Matt Bragga announced the newest additions to his staff, welcoming Justin Holmes and Derek Weldon as assistant coaches of the Golden Eagle squad.
August 12, 2014 Eight defensive, three offensive named preseason all-OVC by College Sports Madness Eleven Golden Eagle players are included on the College Sports Madness preseason all-OVC team, including eight on defense and three on offense.
August 12, 2014 Family Plan option: Tickets to see Golden Eagles for just $2.50 each Season tickets for Tennessee Tech football are on sale, and the best deal around is the Family Plan. The cost is just $2.50 per ticket for the six Golden Eagle home games in Tucker Stadium.
August 11, 2014 Tech's Student-Athlete Advisory Committee announces officers for 2014-15 Tennessee Tech Student-Athlete Advisory Committee (SAAC) has announced its newest officers who will serve in a variety of roles for the upcoming 2014-15 athletic season.
August 9, 2014 Camp Notebook: First-team offense, first-team defense impressive in first scrimmage The first-team offense was absolutely clicking during the Golden Eagles first official scrimmage Saturday morning, scoring on four consecutive drives behind the arm of quarterback Jared Davis.
August 8, 2014 New coach sets ambitious schedule for 2014 cross country season Tennessee Tech first-year head coach Wayne Angel has announced the cross country teams' 2014 schedule that features an aggressive slate of competition.
August 8, 2014 Vanlier named to CFPA preseason Watch List of top FCS returnees Tennessee Tech junior return specialist Ladarius Vanlier has earned a spot on the 2014 CFPA Punt Returner Award Watch List, as announced by College Football Performance Award.
August 7, 2014 Tech fans of McMinnville outshine inclement weather at Purple Pride Caravan McMINNVILLE, Tenn. - Tennessee Tech fans from the McMinnville area come out on Thursday night to show support for the Golden Eagles despite the foreshadowing of rain on the horizon.The clouds, in fact, helped lessen the heat, providing a great atmosphere.
August 7, 2014 Camp Notebook: Developing players, improving systems focus of camp With the season opening game exactly three weeks away, the Tennessee Tech football team continued its fall camp Thursday with an ongoing emphasis on developing the new offensive scheme and locking the defense into it's role.
August 6, 2014 Brown added to sports medicine staff as assistant athletics trainer After spending two years as a graduate assistant athletic trainer for the Tennessee Tech sports medicine staff, Mike Brown will step into a full-time role with the Golden Eagles for the upcoming athletic year, joining the Tech athletics family as a full-time assistant athletic trainer.
August 6, 2014 Camp Notebook: Full pads highlight fifth practice of fall season The Tennessee Tech football team donned full pads for the first time of the fall Wednesday morning, providing the ability for the offense and defense to hit each other with very few limits.
August 5, 2014 Tennessee Tech volleyball team receives AVCA Team Academic award The Tennessee Tech volleyball team was named a recipient of the 2013-14 American Volleyball Coaches Association Team Academic award. Tech is one of just six Ohio Valley Conference teams to win the award this year.
August 5, 2014 Livingston locals show their purple pride at Jerry's IGA Purple Pride Caravan Tennessee Tech fans were out in full force at Jerry’s IGA on Tuesday night gathering up pompoms, posters, schedules, stickers, and tattoos that will help show support for Livingston local Brock McCoin, a redshirt freshman on the Golden Eagle football team.
August 5, 2014 Camp Notebook: Second day with shoulder pads brings some hitting, more focus Tuesday was Tennessee Tech's second day on the field in shoulder pads and helmets, and the Golden Eagles did a little bit of hitting during their position drills.
August 4, 2014 Golden Eagle runner in research internship at Arnold Air Force Base Golden Eagle distance runner Yeshi Dohrmann is heading up research in a pilot program with the Condition Based Maintenance program (CBM) at Arnold Air Force Base.
August 4, 2014 Mark Wilson elected to FCS ADA Second Vice President position Tennessee Tech Director of Athletics Mark Wilson has been elected Second Vice President of the Football Championship Subdivision Athletic Director's Association (FCS ADA) for 2014-15.
August 4, 2014 Livingston, McMinnville are this week's stops for the Purple Pride Caravan Tennessee Tech’s Purple Pride Caravan makes two stops this week, passing through Livingston on Tuesday afternoon and McMinnville on Thursday, each event starting at 5 p.m. The events are free and the public is invited to attend.
August 4, 2014 Camp Notebook: Day three features shoulder pads, full offense versus defense drills Shoulder pads were added to the mix for the Tennessee Tech football team Monday morning, as the Golden Eagle squad continued to make progress towards its first live scrimmage of the season on Saturday, Aug. 9.
August 3, 2014 Camp Notebook: Second day includes focus on punt game, O-line help from Omiyale NFL veteran and former Golden Eagle All-American offensive tackle Frank Omiyale was on the field Sunday with the team, spending some time providing tips to Tennessee Tech's offensive linemen as the team went through its second day of 2014 fall camp.
August 2, 2014 Camp Notebook: Camp underway with Photo Day, team's first practice session The Tennessee Tech football squad got its 2014 fall camp underway Saturday, beginning with the annual Photo Day on Overall Field and ending with the team's first practice session in Tucker Stadium.
August 1, 2014 Tech soccer head coach Springthorpe promotes Boyd, adds O'Shurak to coaching staff With the start of the 2014 Tennessee Tech soccer season right around the corner, first year Golden Eagle head coach Steve Springthorpe has bolstered his coaching staff with the promotion of Corey Boyd to a full-time assistant coach, and the addition of Rebecca O’Shurak as an assistant coach.
August 1, 2014 Tech men's basketball team to embark on summer trip to Dominican Republic For the second time in four years (and in program history), the Tennessee Tech men’s basketball team will make a summer trip to the Dominican Republic. Head coach Steve Payne recently announced the team’s plans for the eight-day voyage.
August 1, 2014 Women's Clinic, Kid's Zone featured in annual Gathering of Eagles Football fans are invited to get a glimpse of the future and enjoy a day of tailgate-style activities when Tennessee Tech hosts the annual Gathering of Eagles on Saturday, Aug. 16.
July 31, 2014 15 Golden Eagles win OVC Medals of Honor, 113 named on Commissioner's Honor Roll Tennessee Tech placed 113 student-athletes on the Ohio Valley Conference Commissioner’s Honor Roll for the 2013-2014 academic year, with 15 Golden Eagles earning the OVC Medal of Honor.
July 31, 2014 White County Purple Pride Caravan big hit at Sparta Walmart Citizens of White County stopped by the Walmart Supercenter in Sparta Thursday evening at the fifth Tennessee Tech Purple Pride Caravan of 2014 year.
July 31, 2014 Two Golden Eagles named as preseason All-America by USA Football Tennessee Tech football seniors Tra'Darius Goff and Marty Jones have been named Preseason All-Americans by USA College Football. Goff was named second-team, while Jones was listed on the third-team.
July 30, 2014 Golden Eagles open fall camp this weekend; Photo Day Saturday morning A new season in Tennessee Tech football will officially get underway this weekend when coach Watson Brown welcomes players to open Fall Camp. Players report Friday and activities on the field begin Saturday with the team's annual Photo Day, which is open to the public.
July 28, 2014 Boys of Summer: The 2014 look at former Golden Eagles in the minor leagues After setting a program record with five players taken in the 2014 MLB First-Year player draft, the Tennessee Tech baseball team now proudly boasts 12 players currently in the minor leagues associated with MLB parent teams and another five former Golden Eagles on independent league teams.
July 28, 2014 Golden Eagle men's basketball team adds Ron Jirsa as assistant coach The Tennessee Tech men’s basketball team took one more huge step towards the 2014-15 season, as head coach Steven Payne announced the hiring of Ron Jirsa as assistant coach to the Golden Eagle coaching staff.
July 24, 2014 Head coach Jim Davis announces Michael Cooper as director of basketball operations The Tennessee Tech women’s basketball team is proud to announce the addition of Michael Cooper as the director of basketball operations.
July 23, 2014 Tech adds USF transfer Willie Davis to backfield for 2014 season The Tennessee Tech offense just added another dimension with the transfer of runningback Willie Davis, a product of Stephenson High School in Lithonia, Ga., who was the third-leading rusher last year as a sophomore for the University of South Florida Bulls.
July 22, 2014 2014 Tech baseball team claims three national statistical crowns, Thomasson wins two As if further proof was needed that the Tennessee Tech baseball team posted arguably the best offense in the nation during the 2014 season, the NCAA recently released its final statistical champions for the year with the Golden Eagles claiming three crowns as a team and an individual crown behind the bat of senior Brandon Thomasson.
July 22, 2014 Hill, Ogbe named to 2013-14 NABC Honors Court Leaders in the locker room for the Tennessee Tech men's basketball game for much of their respective careers, Mitchell Hill and Dennis Ogbe were each honored for their accomplishments in the classroom recently, earning spots on the National Association of Basketball Coaches (NABC) 2013-14 Honors Court.
July 21, 2014 Hewett added to Athletic Performance Staff Following two years as a graduate assistant in the Tennessee Tech Athletic Performance department, Matt Hewett has been elevated to the position of Student Support Associate.
July 21, 2014 Golden Eagles picked seventh in OVC poll; Two named preseason all-OVC Seniors Marty Jones and Tra'Darius Goff have been named preseason all-OVC and Tennessee Tech is tabbed for seventh place in the annual conference poll, all announced Monday at the annual OVC Media Day in Nashville.
July 20, 2014 Ogbe above the rim and at the top of the class Basketball standout Dennis Ogbe has been selected as the Tennessee Tech Athletics 2014 Man of the Year.
July 20, 2014 Annual Football Photo Day set for Saturday, Aug. 2 in Tucker Stadium Fans, families and friends are invited to Tucker Stadium on Saturday, Aug. 2, for the football team’s annual Photo Day, which will take place on Overall Field from 10-11:30 a.m.
July 17, 2014 Marketing and Corporate Sales adds Jesse Bunch as Coordinator The Tennessee Tech Athletics Marketing and Corporate Sales Office has added Jesse Bunch in the position of marketing and promotions coordinator.
July 17, 2014 Tech athletics announces nine finalists for 2014 Man of the Year Award The Tennessee Tech University Athletic Department has announced the names of nine finalists for the school’s 2014 Man of the Year Award, with the winner to be announced Sunday.
July 16, 2014 Wayne Angel named head coach of Tech cross country, track programs A veteran coach who has delivered successful programs and individual winners at every college and high school he has directed, Wayne Angel has been named as the cross country and track & field head coach at Tennessee Tech University.
July 15, 2014 Golden Eagle tennis named ITA All-Academic team, three are Scholar-Athletes The Tennessee Tech tennis team has earned distinction as an All-Academic Team by the Intercollegiate Tennis Association (ITA), and Golden Eagles Vasily Eremeev, Gagan Jain and Alberto Esteban have been named Scholar-Athletes.
July 15, 2014 John Albertson selected as Tech Athletics Equipment Coordinator Bringing five years of experience as the manager for the football team, John Albertson has been named as the Tennessee Tech University Athletics Equipment Coordinator.
July 15, 2014 Former Tech standout Kevin Murphy taking advantage of shot with Lakers The Los Angeles Lakers are sure to go through some growing pains over the next few years with the aging Kobe Bryant arriving at the final few years of his career and former All-Star Pau Gasol signing with the Chicago Bulls in free agency.
July 14, 2014 Smithville hosts Purple Pride Caravan Thursday afternoon The second of 10 stops for Tennessee Tech's Purple Pride Caravan will be Thursday at the Walmart in Smithville. The event gets underway at 5 p.m. and the public is invited to visit with Tech coaches, enjoy a hot dog and a Pepsi, and find out about Golden Eagle athletics.
July 13, 2014 O'Donoghue selected as Tech's 2014 NCAA Woman of the Year winner Distance runner Meghan O'Donoghue, co-winner of Tennessee Tech's coveted Derryberry Award in 2014, has been selected as the school's NCAA Woman of the Year recipient, as well.
July 12, 2014 Different decades represented at Annual TTU Football Alumni Golf Classic Football coach Watson Brown and his staff welcomed several dozen former Golden Eagle players back to town Friday and Saturday for the annual Tennessee Tech Football Alumni Golf Classic, held at Cookeville Golf Club. Players from several decades of Tech football were on hand for the event, which culminated in a barbecue dinner.
July 10, 2014 Nine finalists announced for Tech’s 2014 NCAA Woman of the Year award The Tennessee Tech University Athletic Department has announced a list of nine finalists for the school’s 2014 NCAA Woman of the Year Award, with the winner to be announced Sunday.
July 10, 2014 Tech fans enjoy the excitement at Jamestown Purple Pride Caravan Beautiful weather complimented the buzz of excitement surrounding the first Purple Pride Caravan of the year Thursday evening, as residents and fans from Jamestown joined in the fun at the local Walmart.
July 8, 2014 Golden Eagles add JUCO transfer guard Samaria Howard COOKEVILLE, Tenn. – The Tennessee Tech women’s basketball team and head coach Jim Davis announce the addition of guard Samaria Howard, a Jacksonville, Fla. native.
July 7, 2014 Purple Pride Caravan makes first stop in Jamestown this week The first stop for the 2014 Purple Pride Caravan is Thursday afternoon in Jamestown. The first of 10 Caravans will visit the Walmart in Jamestown, beginning at 5 p.m. The public is encouraged to stop and visit.
July 7, 2014 Golden Eagle football program honored for posting highest APR in OVC The Tennessee Tech football program was recognized recently for posting the highest Academic Progress Rate (APR) among the Ohio Valley Conference football teams.
July 6, 2014 Golfer Whitney Robertson lists "life lessons" she learned as a freshman Whitney Robertson, a freshman on the Tennessee Tech women's golf team, wrapped up her rookie season and reflected on some of the lessons she learned in her first year in college.
July 2, 2014 Latest edition of unlimited magazine now online and ready to enjoy The fourth and final edition of the second season of unlimited magazine is now online and ready for browsers to enjoy, featuring two cover stories and two distinct covers and loads of interesting articles, features and photos.
July 1, 2014 Five of Tech's 2014 opponents ranked in preseason Top 25 FCS polls Tennessee Tech's football schedule in 2014 is a difficult road, but just how tough? Pretty challenging, according to htose in the know. Heading into the season, five of the Golden Eagles' 11 FCS foes are ranked in the Top 25 in a variety of polls and publications.
June 30, 2014 Still flying high: Bosheers goes from Golden Eagle to Harbor Hawk One of the biggest vacation hot spots in the country is seeing it's share of purple and gold this summer, as Tennessee Tech's Dylan Bosheers has joined the Hyannis Harbor Hawks of the famed Cape Cod Baseball League.
June 29, 2014 Area soccer fans invited to World Cup viewing party Tuesday at 3 p.m. Area fans are invited to join a World Cup viewing party Tuesday when USA faces Belgium at 3 p.m. at the Cookeville Performing Arts Center. The event is free and everyone is invited and encouraged to wear red, white and blue.
June 29, 2014 Miles, Thomasson chosen co-winners of Outstanding Male Athlete Award Golden Eagle baseball stars Daniel Miles, Brandon Thomasson selected as co-winners of Tennessee Tech's Outstanding Male Athlete Award for 2013-14.
June 29, 2014 Football Alumni Golf Classic in less than two weeks; Some spots available There are still a few spots available for former Golden Eagle players -- and members of the public -- to participate in the 2014 Tennessee Tech Football Alumni Golf Classic, July 11-12.
June 28, 2014 Tech Homecoming chosen as ESPN3/OVC Game of the Week Tech's 2014 Homecoming game against Southeast Missouri on Saturday, Nov. 8, has been selected as the OVC Game of the Week in the eight-game package announced by the league office for stream on ESPN3.
June 26, 2014 Eleven finalists named for 2013-14 TTU Outstanding Male Athlete An elite list of 11 student-athletes has been announced as finalists for Tennessee Tech University's 2013-14 Outstanding Male Athlete Award, with the winner to be announced Sunday.
June 26, 2014 Purple Pride covers the region with July, August Caravans July and August will bring back the popular Purple Pride Caravans around the region, with 10 stops geared to raise excitement for the upcoming sports year. Every caravan is free and fans are encouraged to participate.
June 26, 2014 Golden Eagle game Nov. 1 with Eastern Illinois also an ESPN3 Wild Card option Tennessee Tech's game with Eastern Illinois on Nov. 1 has been tabbed as a potential wild card game, the second such game of the year for the Golden Eagles in the league's eight-game "Game of the Week" package on ESPN3.
June 24, 2014 Golden Eagles could be featured if chosen for Wild Card game vs. Murray State, Oct. 4 If things go as planned, Tennessee Tech's football game against Murray State on Oct. 4 could be chosen as the OVC Game of the Week on ESPN3.
June 23, 2014 ESPN3 to air eight-game OVC Game of the Week package The Ohio Valley Conference has announced an eight-game football "Game of the Week" package that will be carried exclusively on ESPN3 this fall.
June 22, 2014 Soccer, basketball standout Ellie Iaciofano named Tech's Outstanding Female Athlete She played two sports in 2013-14, starting in both soccer and basketball. For her accomplishments, Ellie Iaciofano has been selected as Tennessee Tech's Outstanding Female Athlete of the Year.
June 20, 2014 Special events announced for Golden Eagle home football games in 2014 It's shaping up to be another special season in Tucker Stadium for the Tennessee Tech football team and its fans, as several events that have become traditions at Golden Eagle home contests are scheduled again to highlight the 2014 season.
June 19, 2014 Golden Eagles collect three on Rawlings/ABCA All-American Teams Just in case they didn't get the point across during the season, three members of the Tennessee Tech baseball team grabbed more proof that they were simply among the best in the nation in 2014, as Dylan Bosheers, Daniel Miles, and Brandon Thomasson all collected All-American status from the American Baseball Coaches Association.
June 19, 2014 Tech announces 10 finalists for 2013-14 Outstanding Female Athlete In search of the university’s Outstanding Female Athlete for 2013-14, the Tennessee Tech Athletics Awards Committee has announced a list of 10 finalists for the honor. The winner will be announced Sunday.
June 18, 2014 Three Golden Eagles named to Rawlings/ABCA South All-Region First Team The honors just keep coming and coming for three members of the Tennessee Tech baseball team, as Dylan Bosheers, Daniel Miles, and Brandon Thomasson were each named to the 2014 Rawlings/ABCA NCAA Division I South All-Region First Team Wednesday.
June 17, 2014 Miles collects fourth All-America nods, named to Third Team by Perfect Game It's been nearly a month since Daniel Miles suited up in the purple and gold for the final time for the Tennessee Tech baseball team, but that has far from stopped the third baseman from collecting national honors from the highest sources out there.
June 17, 2014 Night and Day: Start times announced for Golden Eagles home football games Starting times for Tennessee Tech's six home football games at Tucker Stadium in 2014 have been announced. The home schedule includes three night contests – one on a Thursday – and three afternoon games.
June 15, 2014 President's Awards go to 13 Golden Eagle student-athletes Thirteen student-athletes have been chosen as the outstanding representative of their teams at Tennessee Tech and are the winners of the 21st annual President’s Awards, presented by the TTU Athletics Dept.
June 13, 2014 Senior slugger Stephens signs free agent deal with Texas Rangers Yet another member of the Tennessee Tech baseball team will get the chance to live out his dreams of playing ball at the next level as senior slugger Zach Stephens signed a free agent contract with the Texas Rangers Friday.
June 13, 2014 Tickets on sale now for 2014 Golden Eagle football season Tickets are on sale through the Athletics Ticket Office in Eblen Center for Tennessee Tech's 2014 Golden Eagle football season, including several season ticket options for the six-games slated for Tucker Stadium.
June 12, 2014 Golden Eagle women's basketball coaching staff adds Dawkins Tennessee Tech women’s basketball head coach Jim Davis has announced the addition of assistant coach Laquanda Dawkins to the Golden Eagle staff.
June 11, 2014 NCBWA tabs three to All-America teams There's always time to go back and recognize those players that make a team special and put together seasons that are just on a completely different level. The National Collegiate Baseball Writers Association took its turn in honoring three members of the Tennessee Tech baseball team Wednesday as it released its All-America teams.
June 11, 2014 Golden Eagles open play against Tennessee at neutral site Tennessee Tech volleyball coach Dave Zelenock has announced the team's 2014 schedule, which is set to provide many storylines as they play former Ohio Valley Conference rival Western Kentucky and in-state foe Tennessee.
June 10, 2014 Tech broadcaster Vazzano on the air for Hyannis in Cape Cod Baseball League Tennessee Tech broadcaster Dylan Vazzano, whose on-air calls have become familiar on the Golden Eagle Sports Network and Ohio Valley Conference Digital Network, has gone north for the summer to broadcast in the famed Cape Cod Baseball League.
June 10, 2014 All the scores and flight winners of the 2014 Bobby Nichols Scramble Check here for all of the scores plus photos of each flight winner in the 2014 Pepsi Bobby Nichols Scramble, presented by Budweiser.
June 10, 2014 Former football players invited to annual Alumni Golf Classic, July 11-12 Former Tennessee Tech football players are invited to gather on July 11-12, for the team's annual Alumni Golf Classic at the Cookeville Golf Club. In addition to golf on Saturday, the event will also feature a Friday night barbecue.
June 8, 2014 Tech's Spring A.D. Honor Roll lists 236 names to tie school record Tennessee Tech’s students in athletics matched the school's highest semester with 236 names on the Athletic Director’s Honor Roll for the 2014 spring semester. It's a record that was set in the 2013 fall semester. The record still stands, but now there are two semesters that reflect that lofty peak as students in athletics at Tennessee Tech have matched the mark with 236 names on the Athletic Director’s Honor Roll for the 2014 spring semester.
June 8, 2014 Ballard, Richardson win 2014 Pepsi Bobby Nichols Scramble presented by Budweiser Three rigorous days on three golf courses in Cookeville culminated in a two-stroke victory for Paul Ballard and Tim Richardson at Cookeville Golf Club Sunday afternoon in the 2014 Pepsi Bobby Nichols Scramble presented by Budweiser.
June 7, 2014 Lucio, Parris give Golden Eagles school record five selections in 2014 MLB Draft One day after making program and Ohio Valley Conference draft history with players selected in the first 10 rounds, the Tennessee Tech baseball team saw two more Golden Eagles chosen in the 2014 Major League Baseball First-Year Player Draft on its final day.
June 6, 2014 Meghan O'Donoghue selected as OVC nominee for NCAA Woman of the Year Tennessee Tech's Meghan O'Donoghue has been selected as one of two Ohio Valley Conference nominees for the NCAA Woman of the Year award. The award will be announced as the Woman of the Year Awards dinner in Indianapolis in October
June 6, 2014 Three Golden Eagles taken in first nine rounds of MLB First-Year Player Draft After helping the Tennessee Tech baseball team to the program’s first ever back-to-back 40 win seasons, a regular season championship in 2013, and numerous individual awards and honors, three members of the Golden Eagle squad capped off their brilliant careers by hearing their names called on the second day of the 2014 Major League Baseball First-Year Player Draft.
June 3, 2014 OVC concludes Spring meetings in Nashville The Ohio Valley Conference recently concluded its annual Conference Spring Meetings in Nashville.
June 3, 2014 Tech men's golf team releases 2014-15 fall schedule With over 150 rounds of experience returning for the 2014-15 season, the Tennessee Tech men's golf team has plenty to be excited about for the upcoming year, especially after looking at the fall schedule recently released by head coach Polk Brown.
June 3, 2014 Golden Eagle women's golf team releases 2014-15 fall slate Momentum will prove to be key for the Tennessee Tech women's golf team in 2014-15, as the Golden Eagles look to build on a successful fifth place finish in the Ohio Valley Conference Tournament with a challenging and exciting fall schedule recently released by head coach Polk Brown.
June 2, 2014 Brooks Wallace Award Watch List tabs Bosheers as semifinalist The awards and honors are beginning to pile up for Tennessee Tech shortstop Dylan Bosheers as the junior was named a semifinalist for the Brooks Wallace Shortstop of the Year Award recently.
May 30, 2014 Former Tennessee Tech President inducted into OVC Hall of Fame NASHVILLE, Tenn. -- A large group from Tennessee Tech and Cookeville was in the audience Friday when former Tennessee Tech President Dr. Robert “Bob” Bell was inducted into the Ohio Valley Conference Hall of Fame at the 2014 Honors Luncheon at DoubleTree Hotel in downtown Nashville.
May 29, 2014 O'Donoghue names to the CoSIDA Academic All-District First Team. Tennessee Tech track and field senior Meghan O’Donoghue adds another honor to her resume as she has been selected to the CoSIDA Academic All-District First Team.
May 29, 2014 Bosheers, Miles, and Thomasson named All-Americans by Collegiate Baseball newspaper After helping the Tennessee Tech baseball team become just the second Ohio Valley Conference program to post back-to-back 40-win seasons, three Golden Eagles received honors of the highest level Thursday, earning All-American status from Collegiate Baseball newspaper.
May 28, 2014 Tennessee Tech volleyball recruiting class earns national attention The 2014 signing class for the Tennessee Tech volleyball program recently earned High Honorable Mention for strength of the recruiting class by PrepVolleyball.com.
May 28, 2014 Six home games, several long-running rivalries highlight 2014 Tech football schedule Renewing a heated regional rivalry after eight years, two non-conference games against teams from the tough Missouri Valley Football Conference, another Thursday night home opener and a typically challenging eight-game OVC slate await the Tennessee Tech football team in 2014.
May 26, 2014 College Sports Madness tabs Bosheers, Miles All-Americans With one of the greatest single seasons in the history of the Tennessee Tech baseball team under wraps, many may think that the story ends there, with the conclusion of games. But nothing could be further from the truth.
May 25, 2014 Jax State caps historical run, downs Tech, 4-2, in OVC Tournament title game JACKSON, Tenn. – A storybook ending highlighted the finale of the Ohio Valley Conference Tournament championship, but unfortunately for the Tennessee Tech baseball team, that “Cinderella Story” belonged to Jacksonville State as the Gamecocks won their record sixth straight elimination game, defeating the Golden Eagles, 4-2, to capture the 2014 OVC Tournament Title.
May 24, 2014 Bosheers among 16 named to most recent Brooks Wallace Award Watch List Already being honored as one of the best players in the nation after being named a semifinalist for the Dick Howser Trophy, Tennessee Tech shortstop Dylan Bosheers found himself mentioned among the best at his position as he was recently named to the watch list for the Brooks Wallace Shortstop of the Year Award.
May 24, 2014 Gamecocks down Golden Eagles, 10-7, to force rematch for OVC title Sunday JACKSON, Tenn. – Despite a dramatic, fifth-inning comeback behind one of the most impressive displays of resiliency by the Tennessee Tech baseball team to date, Jacksonville State managed to keep itself alive in the Ohio Valley Conference Tournament one more time as the Gamecocks defeated the Golden Eagles, 10-7, Saturday afternoon.
May 23, 2014 All-time best: Combined 14-team GPA tops 3.0 for 11th consecutive semester For the 11th consecutive semester, Tennessee Tech’s student-athletes have teamed up to top 3.0 for their combined grade point average while setting a new school record. The 14-team GPA for the 2013 spring semester was 3.293.
May 23, 2014 Fraliex gem, clutch hitting and defense lead Tech to OVC Tournament title game JACKSON, Tenn. – With his team leaning on his every pitch and a spot in the Ohio Valley Conference Tournament Championship game hanging in the balance, Tennessee Tech freshman pitcher Evan Fraliex saved arguable his best performance of the season to lead the Golden Eagles (40-17) to an incredible 9-2 victory over the No. 1 seeded Southeast Missouri Redhawks (37-19).
May 22, 2014 Five Tech players earn Ohio Valley All-Conference recognition by College Sports Madness Five members of the Tennessee Tech baseball received more recognition for their fantastic performances during the 2014 regular season recently, with four earning Ohio Valley All-Conference First Team honors and one taking home Second Team honors by College Sports Madness.
May 22, 2014 Golden Eagles cruise in first game of OVC Tournament, down Eagles 14-2 JACKSON, Tenn. – A masterful performance from top to bottom left little doubt that the Tennessee Tech baseball team has entered the Ohio Valley Conference Tournament on a mission, as the Golden Eagles (39-17) handled the Morehead State Eagles (29-27) with precision Friday afternoon in a 14-2 victory at The Ballpark at Jackson.
May 21, 2014 Golden Eagles set for OVC Tournament at The Ballpark at Jackson For the second straight year, the Tennessee Tech baseball team will have to wait until Wednesday evening to find out just who its first opponent of the Ohio Valley Conference Tournament will be, as the Golden Eagles head into postseason play with a first round by after clinching the No. 2 seed Sunday afternoon.
May 20, 2014 Getting to know Golden Eagle pitcher David Hess Junior David Hess has played a key role in the Tennessee Tech baseball team's success during the past two seasons. This weekend, Hess and the Golden Eagles head to the OVC Tournament in Jackson, Tenn.
May 20, 2014 Golden Eagle Sports Network to broadcast Tech OVC Baseball Tournament games Tennessee Tech baseball fans will have the opportunity to listen to all OVC Tournament games live on the radio or internet, as the Golden Eagle Sports Network will be bringing all the action on FM 106.1 The Eagle.
May 20, 2014 Eight Golden Eagles honored at OVC Baseball Awards Banquet JACKSON, Tenn. – Less than a day from the beginning of the 2014 Ohio Valley Conference Tournament, the league announced its post season awards Tuesday evening. And for the second straight year, eight members of the Tennessee Tech baseball team received recognition for their performances on the diamond during the regular season.
May 19, 2014 Soccer announces 2014 schedule under first-year head coach Steve Springthorpe With summer right around the corner, it’s already time to start thinking about the fall as first-year Tennessee Tech soccer coach Steve Springthorpe released the team's 2014 schedule.
May 19, 2014 Tech to provide Hospitality Tent for fans and friends at OVC Baseball Tournament Tennessee Tech fans and alumni attending the Ohio Valley Conference Baseball Tournament in Jackson, Tenn. later this week are invited to the Tech Athletics hospitality tent.
May 17, 2014 Golden Eagles clinch No. 2 seed in OVC tournament with 3-2 win at Belmont NASHVILLE, Tenn. – Pack your bags Tennessee Tech baseball fans! The Golden Eagles are headed to the Ohio Valley Conference tournament as the No. 2 seed after taking out the Belmont Bruins, 3-2, in 10 innings Saturday afternoon.
May 16, 2014 Bruins stun Golden Eagles with 2-1, walk-off victory NASHVILLE, Tenn. – The Tennessee Tech baseball team was dealt a crushing loss Friday evening, falling to the Belmont Bruins, 2-1, in walk-off fashion in Nashville.
May 15, 2014 Golden Eagles set to wrap up regular season with three-game set at Belmont Just three games remain between the Tennessee Tech baseball team and the 2014 Ohio Valley Conference tournament, and with a spot in the league's post season already clinched, the Golden Eagles will set their sites on securing a first round bye as they take on the Belmont Bruins beginning Thursday.
May 15, 2014 NCAA Report: All 14 Tech teams comfortably achieve APR standard For the fifth consecutive year, all 14 Tennessee Tech athletic teams comfortably exceeded the national standard for the the NCAA multi-year Athletic Progress Rate (APR), with four teams topping the OVC.
May 15, 2014 Bruins end Tech's comeback hopes, defeat Golden Eagles 10-6 NASHVILLE, Tenn. – The Tennessee Tech baseball team couldn’t quite pull off the comeback bid Thursday evening, as the Golden Eagles fell, 10-6, to the Belmont Bruins despite a late rally in the seventh inning.
May 15, 2014 Bosheers, Miles names semifinalists for 2014 Dick Howser Trophy Two of the most consistent players the entire season for the Tennessee Tech baseball team, infielders Dylan Bosheers and Daniel Miles were both honored as 2014 Dick Howser Trophy Semifinalists Thursday afternoon.
May 15, 2014 Golden Eagle summer camps just around the corner Have a young athlete in the family? Tennessee Tech will host several camps this summer for youngsters.
May 13, 2014 Esteban wins Maverick Award, Arovin named tennis team MVP Sophomore Alex Arovin was named MVP and freshman Alberto Esteban received the Johnny Donnelly Maverick Award as Tennessee Tech tennis coach Kenny Doyle gathered his team to present the 2014 team awards.
May 13, 2014 Purple Pride: Drivers can sport a new Tennessee Tech license plate Drivers of all ages can show their Purple Pride in a new way beginning next year, with a new Tennessee Tech University license plate in advance of its centennial year of 2015-2016.
May 13, 2014 College Sports Madness honors Thomasson as OVC Player of the Week Already tabbed as a National Player of the Week earlier this week, Brandon Thomasson is still being recognized for last weekend's performance against Southeast Missouri, earning OVC Player of the Week honors from College Sports Madness.
May 13, 2014 Golden Eagle punter Chad ZInchini signs with Jacksonville Jaguars Chad Zinchini, who hung his punts high and deep for Tennessee Tech during the past two years, will get the chance to do more of the same in the NFL after signing as an undrafted free agent with the Jacksonville Jaguars.
May 12, 2014 Thomasson tabbed Louisville Slugger National Player of the Week Smack dab in the middle of one of the most impressive power surges in Tennessee Tech baseball history, senior Brandon Thomasson has been recognized for his work with the bat over the past weekend, earning Louisville Slugger National Player of the Week honors from Collegiate Baseball newspaper.
May 11, 2014 Golden Eagle bats deliver massive 21-10 Senior Day victory Twenty-one runs. There was just no other way that seemed fitting enough for the Tennessee Tech baseball team to end its 2014 home season Sunday afternoon, as the Golden Eagles tallied a season-high on the scoreboard on 20 hits to defeat Southeast Missouri, 21-10.
May 10, 2014 Rain washes red-hot Golden Eagles out of OVC Tournament JACKSONVILLE, Ala. - Despite a huge win in the morning to eliminate the top-seeded team, Tennessee Tech was denied a chance to continue its run when relentless rain showers forced the OVC to cancel the consolation bracket of the eight-team league tourney and wrap up the year for the Golden Eagles.
May 10, 2014 Southeast Missouri outlasts Golden Eagles in extra innings, 9-8 A back-and-forth contest that featured four lead changes, a two-hour rain delay, and three extra innings didn't go the way the Tennessee Tech baseball team hoped Saturday afternoon, as Southeast Missouri edged the Golden Eagles, 9-8, at Bush Stadium.
May 10, 2014 Student-athletes among May graduates in Saturday's ceremonies Nearly four dozen students from athletics were among more than 1,200 who graduated Saturday from Tennessee Tech. Most were on hand for the commencement ceremonies in Eblen Center and can be seen in the photo gallery.
May 9, 2014 Golden Eagle shock Gamecocks, claim 6-3 win over 23-hour span JACKSONVILLE, Ala. -- Tennessee Tech weathered a 21-hour, 21-minute rain delay, exploded for six runs in the bottom of the sixth and claimed an improbable 6-3 victory over Jacksonville State Saturday morning to advance in OVC Tournament.
May 9, 2014 Redhawks hold off late Tech rally, defeat Golden Eagles 12-8 Friday evening featured it all. A pitcher's duel, two offensive explosions, a late rally, and a championship celebration. Unfortunately for the Tennessee Tech baseball team, that last item belonged to Southeast Missouri as the Redhawks defeated the Golden Eagles, 12-8, to clinch the 2014 Ohio Valley Conference regular season title.
May 8, 2014 Big day upon us: Saturday to include 48 students from Athletics among graduates A total of 48 student-athletes and support personnel will be among the graduates Saturday in Eblen Center when Tennessee Tech hosts its Spring Commencement. On Thursday, Athletics hosted a reception to honor its graduates.
May 8, 2014 Tech remains alive in OVC Tournament with clutch win over UT Martin JACKSONVILLE, Ala. – The No. 7 Tennessee Tech softball team will live to play another day in the 2014 OVC Tournament, rallying to defeat No. 6 UT Martin, 5-3, in the tourney’s first elimination game.
May 7, 2014 Two Golden Eagle teams receive Public Recognition Awards from NCAA For the second consecutive year, two Tennessee Tech teams are among those receiving Public Recognition Awards Wednesday from the National Collegiate Athletic Association (NCAA) for top academic performance.
May 7, 2014 Golden Eagle volleyball inked 6-3 middle blocker The Tennessee Tech volleyball team inked another 2014 signee in Muskego, Wis. native Jordan Wachowiak.
May 7, 2014 Softball downed 1-0 in classic pitcher’s duel in OVC Tournament Opener JACKSONVILLE, Ala. – In a pitcher’s duel for the ages, the No. 7 Tennessee Tech softball team was edged 1-0 by No. 2 SIU Edwardsville (28-21, 20-5) in each club’s 2014 OVC Tournament opener.
May 7, 2014 Golden Eagles welcome Redhawks in OVC battle for first place Arguably the most anticipated series match-up in the Ohio Valley Conference this season, first place Southeast Missouri will finally make the trip to Cookeville as the second place Tennessee Tech baseball team will host the Redhawks in a three-game set beginning Friday.
May 6, 2014 Former Tennessee Tech President Bell inducted into the OVC Hall of Fame BRENTWOOD, Tenn. – The Ohio Valley Conference announced on Tuesday that former Tennessee Tech President Dr. Robert "Bob" Bell has been elected into the Ohio Valley Conference Hall of Fame. Bell becomes the 18th Tennessee Tech affiliate into the Hall of Fame.
May 6, 2014 Tech’s Hooper and Sakamoto named All-OVC second teamers, Liberatore on All-Newcomer Team The Tennessee Tech softball team posted two members to the All-Ohio Valley Conference Second-Team with senior first baseman Kendall Hooper and junior outfielder Angi Sakamoto taking home the coveted spots.
May 6, 2014 Softball heads to Jacksonville, Ala. for OVC Tournament, plays SIUE on Wednesday For the 20th time in its illustrious history, the Tennessee Tech softball team will march into the Ohio Valley Conference Tournament, entering the tourney in Jacksonville, Ala. as the No. 7 seed after wrapping up the regular season with an impressive 11-2 mark in the club’s last 13 games.
May 5, 2014 Better jump: Bobby Nichols Scramble filling quickly The field for the 2014 Bobby Nichols Scramble, to be held June 6-8, is more than 80 percent filled. Golfers thinking about playing in the tournament should act quickly before the 528-player field is filled.
May 5, 2014 Tech OVC Softball Tournament Games to be broadcast on Golden Eagle Sports Network Tennessee Tech softball fans will have the opportunity to listen to all OVC Tournament games live on the radio or internet, as the Golden Eagle Sports Network will be bringing all the action on FM 106.1 The Eagle.
May 5, 2014 Fans, friends invited to Hospitality Tent during Tech games at OVC Softball Tournament Tennessee Tech fans and alumni attending the Ohio Valley Conference Softball Tournament in Jacksonville, Ala. later this week are invited to the Tech Athletics hospitality tent.
May 5, 2014 Senior Chelsea Burgess named adidas® OVC Player of the Week After ending her Cookeville career in grand fashion over the weekend, senior catcher Chelsea Burgess was named the adidas® Ohio Valley Conference Player of the Week.
May 5, 2014 Friday's gem leads Hess to second career adidas® OVC Pitcher of the Week honor Junior ace David Hess left Ohio Valley Conference voters little choice on who to tab as this week's adidas® Ohio Valley Conference Pitcher of the Week, as the Tullahoma, Tenn. native earned the honor for the second time in his career Monday afternoon.
May 4, 2014 Tech’s six home runs propel Golden Eagles to 14-7 win in series finale with Morehead State The Tennessee Tech softball team blasted six home runs and scored 12 unanswered en route to a 14-7 victory over Morehead State (15-34-1, 9-16) in the 2014 regular season finale.
May 4, 2014 Rowland helps Tech roll to 15-2 win over Lipscomb on Legend's Day On a day set aside to honor the members of the Tennessee Tech baseball team that forged the program’s history, the Golden Eagles (36-13) provided the best outcome to do just that. Tech defeated in-state foe Lipscomb (27-21), 15-2, after recognizing over 20 former players and coaches prior to the contest as part of Legend’s Day.
May 3, 2014 Golden Eagles close out regular season at OVC Championship meet EDWARDSVILLE, Ill. – The Tennessee Tech track and field team wrapped up the 2014 outdoor season on Saturday as they closed out the Ohio Valley Conference Championship meet on the campus of SIU Edwardsville.
May 3, 2014 Hooper’s walk-off round tripper, Weaver’s dominance, lead Tech to doubleheader sweep It seemed only fitting that on a day in which she and fellow seniors Kayla Floyd and Chelsea Burgess were honored for their careers, Kendall Hooper would blast a walk-off home run in extra innings to help send the Tennessee Tech softball team to a doubleheader sweep over Morehead State (15-33-1, 9-15) on Senior Day.
May 3, 2014 Lipscomb evens weekend series, downs Golden Eagles, 8-4, in Nashville NASHVILLE, Tenn. – A quick attack out of the gate by Lipscomb left the Tennessee Tech baseball team attempting to play catch-up most of the evening Saturday, a game that would ultimately belong to the Bisons (27-20) as the Golden Eagles (35-13) fell in Nashville, 8-4.
May 3, 2014 Golden Eagles add big man Charles Jackson to already deep recruiting class Head coach Steve Payne continues to add depth and skill to the Tennessee Tech men's basketball team, adding his fifth signee to the Golden Eagles' most recent recruiting class in the form of junior college transfer Charles Jackson.
May 2, 2014 Cline, Yslas lead way for Golden Eagles at Day One of OVC Meet EDWARDSVILLE, Ill. – The Tennessee Tech track and field team started the Ohio Valley Conference Outdoor Championship meet on Friday.
May 2, 2014 Hess lifts Golden Eagles with 10-strikeout performance in 4-1 win at Lipscomb NASHVILLE, Tenn. – Just under one year ago, Tennessee Tech baseball fans witnessed one of the most dominating pitching performances ever displayed at Bush Stadium, if not one of the most impressive in program history, as the Golden Eagles defeated Belmont, 8-5, back on May 16, 2013.
May 2, 2014 Ben Huskey marks newest addition to Golden Eagle golf program Head coach Polk Brown added the final piece to the recruiting puzzle for the Tennessee Tech men's golf team, rounding out the 2014-15 class by recently signing Sevier County High School's Ben Huskey.
May 1, 2014 Softball to tangle with Morehead State in final home series of 2014 The Tennessee Tech softball team will host Morehead State over the weekend in the final regular season series of the year, with the two teams locking up in a Saturday doubleheader beginning at 1 p.m. CT, before closing out the set with a single game on Sunday, also starting at 1 p.m.
May 1, 2014 Golden Eagle track team heads to OVC Outdoor Championships The Tennessee Tech track & field team heads to Edwardsville, Ill., this weekend to compete in the 2014 Ohio Valley Conference Outdoor Championship meet on the campus of Southern Illinois University – Edwardsville.
May 1, 2014 Browns receive Lifetime Achievement Award, Stallings and Henderson also honored Watson and Mack Brown received the Lifetime Achievement Award, while former Tennessee Tech golf All-American Scott Stallings and all-OVC guard Diamond Henderson were also among those honored Thursday at the first Cookeville-Putnam County Hometown Champions Dinner.
May 1, 2014 Golden Eagles to play split weekend with Lipscomb, two games in Nashville, one in Cookeville For just the second time all season, the Tennessee Tech baseball team will enter a weekend series with an entire midweek of rest, as the Golden Eagles head to Nashville Friday and Saturday evening for a two-game stop against Lipscomb before returning to Cookeville for a single game against the Bisons on Sunday.
May 1, 2014 Tech adds Eastern Florida State guard Torrance Rowe to 2014-15 recruiting class The Tennessee Tech men's basketball team is back at work in terms of adding to the future of the program as head coach Steve Payne announced the fourth signee of the 2014-15 recruiting class recently, junior college transfer Torrance Rowe.
April 30, 2014 Thomas, Griffin each collect three honors as Brown announces team awards Less than a week removed from garnering his first career All-Ohio Valley Conference nod, men's golfer Mitch Thomas received another great honor. The sophomore was named the Gilbert Darcy Most Valuable Player as head coach Polk Brown announced the 2013-14 team awards recently.
April 30, 2014 Robertson named team MVP, Everts Most Dedicated as Brown announces team awards One of the top golfers in the Ohio Valley Conference this season, Tech's Whitney Robertson was recognized as the Golden Eagle MVP as head coach Polk Brown announced the team's annual awards recently.
April 29, 2014 Librarian Brown, Assistant A.D. Jasitt honored with Diversity Advocate Awards A leader and mentor to both students and student-athletes alike, Assistant Athletic Director for Academics and Student Welfare Dr. Lance Jasitt received the Outstanding Diversity Advocate Award recently, along with TTU Learning Resource Center Librarian Brooke Brown. The honor is in recognition of their hard work, dedication, and support of minority students at Tennessee Tech University.
April 29, 2014 TTU alumnus Mike Winchester presented Chancellor’s Award for philanthropy As a Tennessee Tech student-athlete, J. Michael (Mike) Winchester gave great attention and effort in the classroom and on the playing field.
April 29, 2014 Four Golden Eagles named to NFF's Hampshire Society for academic success A record four members of the Tennessee Tech University football team have been named to the National Football Foundation Hampshire Society for outstanding academic achievement.
April 27, 2014 Final day of OVC Championships cancelled, Tech finishes tied for eighth MUSCLE SHOALS, Ala. - For the second straight year, the Tennessee Tech men's golf team was denied the chance to upgrade its position in the final round of the Ohio Valley Conference Championships, as the final 18 holes were not able to be completed on Sunday at The Robert Trent Jones Golf Trail at The Shoals in Muscle Shoals, Ala. due to inclement weather.
April 27, 2014 Tech plates three in the fifth to edge Eastern Kentucky in thrilling series finale The Tennessee Tech softball team put together a sterling late-inning comeback to upend Eastern Kentucky, 3-2, in the finale of a three-game set at Tech Softball Field.
April 26, 2014 Golden Eagles earn DH split against EKU thanks to fast start in game two The Tennessee Tech softball team continued its roll of late, splitting a doubleheader with Eastern Kentucky (27-18, 14-7) in the first two of a three-game series under a gorgeous Saturday afternoon at Tech Softball Field.
April 26, 2014 Thomasson clubs three home runs, leads Tech to doubleheader split at Murray State MURRAY, Ky. - The power bat of Brandon Thomasson was in full force Saturday as the Tennessee Tech baseball team (34-12, 16-8) split its Ohio Valley Conference road doubleheader at Murray State (18-23, 10-11), thanks in large part to the senior slugger. The split earned the Golden Eagles their seventh league series win of the season.
April 26, 2014 Golden Eagles show huge improvement in second round of OVC Championships MUSCLE SHOALS, Ala. - The Tennessee Tech men's golf team made huge strides on the second day of the Ohio Valley Conference Championships, shaving 26 strokes off its first round score to move into a tie for eighth place Saturday afternoon.
April 25, 2014 Hess, Taylor dominate on the mound as Tech defeats Murray State, 5-1 MURRAY, Ky. - One of the nation's top offenses wasn't needed Friday afternoon, as the Tennessee Tech baseball team (33-11, 15-7) used dominant pitching to take the first of a three-game, Ohio Valley Conference series from Murray State, defeating the Thoroughbreds (17-22, 9-10), 5-1.
April 25, 2014 Golden Eagles ninth after first day at OVC Championships MUSCLE SHOALS, Ala. - The Tennessee Tech men's golf team set itself up for a big second day on the links in Muscle Shoals, Ala. Friday, finishing the first day of the Ohio Valley Conference Championships in ninth place and with plenty of room to move up.
April 25, 2014 Thomas selected to All-OVC team after leading Tech in scoring average Tennessee Tech golfer Mitch Thomas continues to prove himself as one of the best in the Ohio Valley Conference, as the sophomore garnered All-OVC honors for the first time of his career Friday night.
April 24, 2014 Softball welcomes in Eastern Kentucky for crucial three-game weekend series at Tech Softball Field With just two weekends remaining in the 2014 campaign, the Tennessee Tech softball team will play host to Eastern Kentucky (26-17, 13-6) for a three-game series beginning on Saturday, Apr. 26.
April 24, 2014 Golden Eagles continues road stretch with three-game series at Murray State Flush in the middle of a six-game road stretch, the Tennessee Tech baseball team will continue to grind the gears as the team prepares for a tough Ohio Valley Conference road test at Murray State beginning Friday afternoon.
April 24, 2014 Golden Eagles prepared for OVC Championship hunt in Muscle Shoals Just one more practice round sits in the way of the Tennessee Tech men's golf team and a chance at the Ohio Valley Conference title. Barely one year removed from a remarkable third place finish in the event, the Golden Eagles head to Muscle Shoals, Ala. for their chance at this year's conference crown.
April 23, 2014 Lucio named to NCBWA Midseason Stopper of the Year Watch List for second time For the second straight season Tennessee Tech's Seth Lucio has been named to the National Collegiate Baseball Writers Association Stopper of the Year Mid-Season Watch List.
April 23, 2014 Robertson earns All-Tournament honors as Tech finishes fifth at OVC Championships MUSCLE SHOALS, Ala. – Youth and inexperience couldn’t hold down the Tennessee Tech women’s golf team Wednesday afternoon, as the Golden Eagles capped a fifth place finish at the Ohio Valley Conference Championships to improve a spot on last year’s result.
April 22, 2014 Golden Eagles take part in final preparation meet MURRAY, Ky. – The Tennessee track and field team took part in their final preparatory meet before the Ohio Valley Conference Championship meet. The Golden Eagles competed at the Battle of the Cumberland against Austin Peay and host Murray State. In head-to-head battle, Murray beat the Golden Eagles, 80-40, while APSU beat TTU 88-29.
April 22, 2014 Golden Eagles club seven home runs in tough road loss to No. 17 Kentucky LEXINGTON, Ky. – With a match-up featuring two of the nation’s most prolific offenses, runs were expected to fall as the Tennessee Tech baseball team (32-11) took on No. 17 Kentucky (27-14) Tuesday evening. No one could have predicted what transpired between the two squads, however.
April 22, 2014 Golden Eagles jump into fourth at OVC Championships after day two MUSCLE SHOALS, Ala. – One of the best rounds of the season propelled the Tennessee Tech women’s golf team up two spots and into fourth place after day two of the Ohio Valley Conference Championships Tuesday afternoon, as the Golden Eagles carded the second-best score of the day.
April 21, 2014 Golden Eagles head to final meet before OVC Championships The Tennessee Tech track and field team heads to Ohio Valley Conference foe Murray State on Tuesday to compete in the Battle of the Cumberland meet. Field events will be starting at 3 p.m. CT and running events will begin at 4:30 p.m.
April 21, 2014 Top offenses collide as Golden Eagles hit the road to take on No. 17 Kentucky The final midweek contest of the year for the Tennessee Tech baseball team will prove to be a tough one, as two of the nation's most potent offenses collide when the Golden Eagles kick off a six-game road swing with a match-up at No. 17 Kentucky Tuesday evening in Lexington.
April 21, 2014 Tuesday’s baseball game at Kentucky to be broadcast on Golden Eagle Sports Network Tennessee Tech baseball fans will have the opportunity to listen to Tuesday’s (Apr. 22) game at No. 23 Kentucky live on the radio or internet, as the Golden Eagle Sports Network will be bringing all the action on FM 106.1 The Eagle.
April 21, 2014 Bosheers named adidas® OVC Co-Player of the Week for first time One of the most consistent players on the Golden Eagles all year, junior Dylan Bosheers grabbed league recognition for his brilliant play, earning adidas® OVC Co-Player of the Week honors Monday afternoon, the first such honor of his career.
April 21, 2014 Golden Eagles in sixth after first round of OVC Championship MUSCLE SHOALS, Ala. - With 36 holes still left to play, the Tennessee Tech women's golf team put themselves in great position for upward movement after the first round of the Ohio Valley Conference Championships Monday afternoon, carding a +25 to rank sixth after the first day of action.
April 21, 2014 Robertson becomes first Golden Eagle named to OVC All-Newcomer Team since 2006 For the first time since its inaugural year a Tennessee Tech women's golfer has been named to the Ohio Valley Conference All-Newcomer Team, as freshman Whitney Robertson earned the honors Monday evening.
April 19, 2014 Tech takes two from SEMO in final road action of the regular season CAPE GIRARDEAU, Mo. – The Tennessee Tech softball team continued its hot play of late, sweeping Southeast Missouri (7-29, 2-16) in a Saturday doubleheader.
April 19, 2014 Golden Eagles complete three-game sweep of Gamecocks with 11-8 win A huge first inning and continued hitting proved to be just the ticket for the Tennessee Tech baseball team Saturday afternoon, as the Golden Eagles (32-10, 14-7) completed a three-game series sweep of Ohio Valley Conference rival Jacksonville State (21-17, 11-7) with an 11-8 victory.
April 19, 2014 Golden Eagles ready for title hunt at OVC Championships The time has finally come for the Tennessee Tech women's golf team, as the Golden Eagles prepare to take on the other nine members of the Ohio Valley Conference at this year's tournament championship.
April 18, 2014 Golden Eagles come from behind in game one to earn split at Martin MARTIN, Tenn. – Strong pitching and a big day offensively from junior Hannah Eldridge carried the Tennessee Tech softball team to a doubleheader split at UT Martin (23-20-1, 10-7).
April 18, 2014 Golden Eagles grab crucial series win with 15-4 victory over Gamecocks An offensive explosion from the bats of the Tennessee Tech baseball team propelled the Golden Eagles (31-10, 13-7) to a huge series victory over Jacksonville State Friday evening, as the Tech squad used a barrage of scoring to down the Gamecocks (21-16, 11-6), 15-4.
April 17, 2014 Softball to clash with UT Martin and Southeast Missouri in back-to-back doubleheaders With the regular season just over two weeks from coming to a close, the Tennessee Tech softball team continues its push at an OVC Tournament berth with 10 games remaining in its slate.
April 17, 2014 Video boards, digital scoreboard being added to gameday experience in Eblen Center Something fun, new and action-packed will greet fans attending games in Tennessee Tech’s Eblen Center beginning this fall with the installation of a large video board and new digital scoreboards.
April 17, 2014 Women's basketball announces awards winners at annual Awards Dinner The 2013-14 women's basketball season officially came to a close on Thursday night as the Golden Eagles hosted their annual Awards Dinner in recognition of the success that the student-athletes had on and off the court this past season.
April 17, 2014 Parris' career day lifts Golden Eagles over Gamecocks, 8-7 In a game that featured its fair share of drama, the Tennessee Tech baseball team (30-10, 12-7) prevailed in come-from-behind fashion Thursday evening, defeating Jacksonville State (21-15, 11-5) in Bush Stadium, 8-7.
April 16, 2014 Athletics mourns the passing of Robert Swindell, first head coach in Tech softball history Dr. Robert Thomas Swindell, first head coach in Tennessee Tech softball history and former Chairman of the Department of Chemistry at TTU, passed away at the age of 76 on Friday evening, after battling cancer.
April 16, 2014 Arovin, Esteban earn first-team all-OVC tennis team honors PADUCAH, Ky. -- Tennessee Tech sophomore Alex Arovin and freshman Alberto Esteban have been voted first-team all-conference by the Ohio Valley Conference tennis coaches. The honors were announced Wednesday at the OVC Tournament.
April 16, 2014 Golden Eagles face Jacksonville State in crucial OVC series in Cookeville With huge Ohio Valley Conference tournament implications hanging in the balance, the Tennessee Tech baseball team (29-10, 11-7) will welcome league foe Jacksonville State (21-14, 11-4) to Cookeville for a three-game series beginning Thursday with a 6 p.m. CT tilt.
April 15, 2014 Stephens breaks OVC home run, RBI records in 7-1 win over Alabama A&M On what would have gone down as a normal night with the Tennessee Tech baseball team claiming a normal win, things were far from normal. The Golden Eagles did collect their 29th victory of the season, dispensing Alabama A&M, 7-1, for the second time this year.
April 14, 2014 Senior Kendall Hooper named adidas® OVC Player of the Week Driving in ten runs and leading the Tennessee Tech softball team to a 3-1 record was more than enough for senior Kendall Hooper to be recognized as the adidas® Ohio Valley Conference Player of the Week.
April 14, 2014 Golden Eagles back at Bush Stadium for tilt with Alabama A&M After a long trip back from Charleston, Ill., the Tennessee Tech baseball team (28-10) returns home for a non-conference tilt before jumping back into its Ohio Valley Conference schedule, hosting Alabama A&M (17-20) in a single game Tuesday evening at 6 p.m. at Bush Stadium.
April 13, 2014 Golden Eagles take down Tigers 8-1 to complete sweep of TSU The Tennessee Tech softball team completed its three-game sweep of OVC and in-state foe Tennessee State (16-30, 4-12) on Sunday, taking the finale 8-1 amidst a gorgeous afternoon at Tech Softball Field.
April 13, 2014 Golden Eagles top Morehead State, 5-2, in season finale Tennessee Tech went down fighting Sunday. The Golden Eagle tennis team defeated Morehead State, 5-2, in the regular season finale but the win wasn't quite enough to earn one of the six seeds in the OVC Tournament.
April 13, 2014 Golden Eagles notch another series win, down Eastern Illinois, 8-3 CHARLESTON, Ill. - The first inning was all the Tennessee Tech baseball team needed to grab another Ohio Valley Conference series Sunday afternoon, as the Golden Eagles (28-10, 11-7) scored four times in the frame on their way to an 8-3 victory over the Panthers (11-23, 5-10) of Eastern Illinois.
April 13, 2014 Golden Eagles finish regular season after dual match at Morehead State LEXINGTON, Ky. - The Tennessee Tech women's golf team got one last competitive round in before the Ohio Valley Conference Championships Sunday morning, partaking in a one-round dual match against OVC foe Morehead State.
April 13, 2014 Golden Eagles tie for sixth in final event of regular season LEXINGTON, Ky. - In their final event of the regular season, the Tennessee Tech men's golf team put together a strong showing, as the Golden Eagles tied for sixth place in the UK Bluegrass Invitational Sunday morning.
April 12, 2014 Record-breaking performance highlights weekend for track & field BOWLING GREEN, Ky. - The Tennessee Tech track and field squad competed at the Hilltopper Relays this weekend on the campus of Western Kentucky.
April 12, 2014 Eastern Kentucky captures 5-2 OVC win over Golden Eagles Eastern Kentucky put a point on the scoreboard with a pair of doubles victories, then polished off wins in four of the six singles bouts to capture a 5-2 win over Tennessee Tech in the midst of a heated race to claim spots in the OVC Tournament.
April 12, 2014 Runner Meghan O'Donoghue shares 2014 Derryberry Award honors Meghan O’Donoghue, a four-year member of the Tennessee Tech cross country and track & field teams, has been selected as one of two recipients of what is considered one of the university's premier honors, the Derryberry Award.
April 12, 2014 Golden Eagles control all facets of the game in doubleheader sweep over TSU Strong pitching, timely hitting, and impeccable defense carried the Tennessee Tech softball team to a doubleheader sweep over Tennessee State (16-29, 4-11) in a sun soaked Saturday afternoon at Tech softball field.
April 12, 2014 Late comeback bid falls short as EIU downs Tech, 6-4 CHARLESTON, Ill. - The Tennessee Tech baseball team (27-10, 10-7) fell short in its comeback bid at Eastern Illinois Saturday afternoon, falling to the Panthers (11-23, 5-9), 6-4, despite racking up nine hits in the contest.
April 12, 2014 Golden Eagles to take on Morehead State in one-day dual match The Tennessee Tech women's golf team will partake in one last event prior to the Ohio Valley Conference Championships, going up against OVC opponent Morehead State in a dual match Sunday.
April 12, 2014 Tech men's golf sitting pretty in fifth after first day of UK Bluegrass Invitational LEXINGTON, Ky. - Two strong, consistent rounds proved to be just the start the Tennessee Tech men's golf team needed Saturday afternoon, as the Golden Eagles finished day one of the UK Bluegrass Invitational in fifth place and within striking distance of second.
April 11, 2014 Latest unlimited magazine includes several special features The March/April edition of unlimited, the online magazine of Tennessee Tech Athletics, gives viewers an inside look at tennis standout Oleksiy Arovin and his concerns for his home in Ukraine, plus several other fun features, It's online and it's free.
April 11, 2014 Golden Eagles hosts two important OVC matches on final weekend of season The Tennessee Tech tennis team could be facing a must-win situation this weekend when it wraps up the regular season with two home matches against Eastern Kentucky and Morehead State. The outcomes could determine whether the Golden Eagles reach the OVC Tournament.
April 11, 2014 Softball returns home for three-game set with in-state rival Tennessee State The Tennessee Tech softball team is set for its first action at home in the month of April, welcoming in OVC and in-state foe Tennessee State for a three-game weekend series.
April 11, 2014 Golden Eagles shut out Eastern Illinois, Stephens breaks hits record The Tennessee Tech baseball team kept its momentum rolling forward Friday afternoon, as the Golden Eagles (27-9, 10-6) used an excellent pitching performance and clutch hitting to down the Eastern Illinois Panthers (10-23, 4-9), 4-0.
April 11, 2014 Golden Eagles wrap up regular season at Bluegrass Invitational There's just one more tune up before the Ohio Valley Conference tournament for the Tennessee Tech men's golf team, as the Golden Eagles head to Lexington, Ky. for the Bluegrass Invitational this weekend.
April 10, 2014 Tech tennis standout keeps an eye on happenings in his home country of Ukraine Sophomore Oleksiy Arovin is Tennessee Tech's top tennis player. He is also the lone Ukrainian student at the university, keeping up with family and friends amid the turmoil in his homeland.
April 10, 2014 Golden Eagles back to the Land of Lincoln for three-game set at Eastern Illinois A long drive to the Land of Lincoln awaits the Tennessee Tech baseball team next, as the Golden Eagles (26-9, 9-6) head to Charleston, Ill. for a three-game, Ohio Valley Conference series with the Panthers (10-22, 4-8) of Eastern Illinois beginning with a 3 p.m. Friday contest.
April 10, 2014 Miles named to USA Baseball midseason Golden Spikes Award watch list It's been a heckuva season so far for Tennessee Tech third baseman Daniel Miles, who has led the nation in hits and runs scored while also sitting atop several Ohio Valley Conference statistical categories. And now the Pascagoula, Miss. native can add one more exemplary accomplishment to his already stunning resume as Miles was named to the USA Baseball midseason Golden Spikes Award watch list.
April 9, 2014 Tech heads to Hilltopper Relays at WKU The Tennessee Tech track and field team heads to Bowling Green, Ky., this weekend to compete in at the Hilltopper Relays on the campus of Western Kentucky. Field events will start at 9 a.m. CT, while running events begin at 11 a.m.
April 9, 2014 Golden Eagles host Middle Tennessee in rematch of Feb. 18 Tech victory In the second midweek contest of the week for the Tennessee Tech baseball team, the Golden Eagles play host to in-state rival Middle Tennessee in a 6 p.m. CT match-up under the lights at Bush Stadium on Wednesday.
April 9, 2014 Stephens sets career home run mark, leads Tech to 10-3 victory over Middle Tennessee It seemed only fitting that on a night in which everything came together for the Tennessee Tech baseball team, one of the most revered school records would see its end and a long streak would also come to pass, as the the Golden Eagles (26-9) defeated the Middle Tennessee Blue Raiders (15-18), 10-3 Wednesday evening.
April 8, 2014 Women's basketball team caps off season with annual awards dinner The Tennessee Tech women's basketball team will celebrate its 2013-14 season at the annual awards dinner. The dinner, to be held on Thursday, April 17 at 7 p.m. CT, is open to all Golden Eagles basketball fans.
April 8, 2014 Kendall Hooper homers twice in 13-5 loss to No. 4 Tennessee KNOXVILLE, Tenn. – Behind a power display that saw a combined six home runs, No. 4 University of Tennessee (33-5) got the better of the Tennessee Tech softball team, 13-5, in the Golden Eagles’ (12-31) final non-conference game of the season.
April 8, 2014 No. 21 Tennessee hands Golden Eagles home loss in rainy affair The Tennessee Tech baseball team couldn't pull of the upset Tuesday evening as the No. 21 ranked Tennessee Volunteers (22-9) defeated the Golden Eagles (25-9), 10-1, in a contest that saw moderate rainfall early as well as the largest crowd of the season at Bush Stadium.
April 8, 2014 Golden Eagles wrap up Red Wolf Intercollegiate in tie for 11th JONESBORO, Ark. - The Tennessee Tech men's golf team held on for a tie for 11th place at the Red Wolf Intercollegiate at RidgePointe Country Club Tuesday afternoon, holding off a late surge by Northern Iowa while catching the University of New Orleans for the tie.
April 7, 2014 Golden Eagles flock to Knoxville for final non-conference game of 2014 The Tennessee Tech softball team prepares for its final non-conference tilt of the season, traveling to No. 2 University of Tennessee for a Tuesday evening showdown with the defending College World Series runner up at 5 p.m. CT.
April 7, 2014 Golden Eagles to play host to No. 21 Tennessee in midweek match-up It's a match-up for the ages Tuesday evening as two in-state, 20-win teams will face off when the Tennessee Tech baseball team hosts the No. 21 Tennessee Volunteers in a 6 p.m. CT contest at Bush Stadium.
April 7, 2014 Golden Eagles tied for 11th after two rounds at Red Wolf Intercollegiate JONESBORO, Ark. - Consistent play from multiple sophomores helped the Tennessee Tech men's golf team kick off the Red Wolf Intercollegiate at RidgePointe Country Club with a solid start, as the Golden Eagles finished 36 holes Monday for a total score of 609 to tie for 11th.
April 6, 2014 Danielle Liberatore shines in the circle as Tech earns split at Austin Peay CLARKSVILLE, Tenn. – Behind a tremendous outing by freshman pitcher Danielle Liberatore (6-9), the Tennessee Tech softball team forced a split in its Sunday doubleheader at Austin Peay.
April 6, 2014 Golden Eagles blank Tennessee State in Sunday OVC match NASHVILLE -- The Tennessee Tech tennis team had little trouble Sunday in posting a 7-0 victory over Tennessee State in Ohio Valley Conference action in the Music City.
April 6, 2014 Stephens matches career home run mark, Tech rolls to 16-9 victory over Austin Peay An offensive outburst by the entire lineup proved more than enough for the Tennessee Tech baseball team to prevent a sweep at the hands of Austin Peay Sunday afternoon, as the Golden Eagles blew out the Governors at Bush Stadium, 16-9.
April 6, 2014 Golden Eagles return to action at Red Wolf Intercollegiate With more than two weeks away from the links, it's finally time for the Tennessee Tech men's golf team to return to action. The Golden Eagles will participate in the Red Wolf Intercollegiate hosted by Arkansas State beginning Monday.
April 5, 2014 Tiebreakers go to Bruins as Belmont edges Tech in OVC match Belmont captured a couple of points on tiebreakers to pull out a 4-3 victory over Tennessee Tech Saturday in Ohio Valley Conference tennis action.
April 5, 2014 Tech plates nine in game two to earn split at Murray State MURRAY, Ky. – The Tennessee Tech softball team rebounded after a tough loss, 5-4, in the opening tilt of Saturday’s doubleheader with Murray State (17-18, 6-5), coming back to capture the second game.
April 5, 2014 Golden Eagles fall victim to late rally as Governors win game two, 9-6 A hot start with the bats seemed destined to lead the Tennessee Tech baseball team to a series evening win over Austin Peay Saturday afternoon, but the Governors (12-19, 5-6) rallied late to hand the Golden Eagles (24-8, 8-6) their first Ohio Valley Conference series loss of the season.
April 5, 2014 Golden Eagles improve two spots on final day of Colonel Classic RICHMOND, Ky. - Improved scores led to a two-spot jump for the Tennessee Tech women's golf team Saturday afternoon, as the Golden Eagles shot a 315 as a team to finish 10th at Eastern Kentucky's Colonel Classic.
April 5, 2014 Lots of players see action, produce results in annual Purple/Gold Scrimmage A whole lot of Golden Eagles saw action and a long list produced results in Tennessee Tech's annual Purple/Gold Scrimmage Saturday. New guys impressed on offense, but plenty of veterans had big days on defense, too.
April 4, 2014 Golden Eagles face three matches in three days, starting Friday on a neutral court With just two weeks remaining in the regular season, the Tennessee Tech tennis team faces three matches in three days this weekend, opening with a non-conference match on neutral courts followed by a pair of crucial Ohio Valley Conference bouts in Nashville.
April 4, 2014 Golden Eagles take flight at Murray State The Tennessee Tech track and field team was able to gather a measurement against some Ohio Valley Conference this weekend as they competed in the Margaret Simmons Invitational at Murray State University.
April 4, 2014 Defense, pitching propels Austin Peay past Golden Eagles, 7-4 The Tennessee Tech baseball team couldn't quite overcome a strong pitching performance and fantastic defensive effort by Austin Peay Friday night, as the Golden Eagles (24-7, 8-5) fell to the Governors (11-19, 4-6), 7-4.
April 4, 2014 Golden Eagles poised for big Saturday at Colonel Classic after rain-shortened day one RICHMOND, Ky. - Inclement weather forced several adjustments and led to rough playing conditions Friday as the Tennessee Tech women's golf team wrapped up the first 18 holes of play at the Colonel Classic hosted by Eastern Kentucky with a team score of 338.
April 4, 2014 Annual Purple/Gold Spring Scrimmage is Saturday at noon The Tennessee Tech football team will hosts its annual Purple/Gold Spring Scrimmage on Saturday, beginning at 12 p.m. in Tucker Stadium. Fans are invited. Admission is free.
April 3, 2014 Softball heads to Murray and Austin Peay for a pair of weekend doubleheaders The Tennessee Tech softball team jumps right back into Ohio Valley Conference play this weekend, traveling to Murray State for a doubleheader on Saturday, before trekking to Austin Peay for a double dip on Sunday.
April 3, 2014 Tech women's golf team resumes play with trip to Colonel Classic After a two-week hiatus from the links, the Tennessee Tech women's golf team will return to play Friday morning, traveling to participate in Ohio Valley Conference rival Eastern Kentucky's 2014 Colonel Classic.
April 2, 2014 No suprise: Bobby Nichols Scramble spots filling up quickly As expected, the 2014 Bobby Nichols Scramble is filling quickly. Just a few weeks after opening registration for the event, more than 50 percent of the 256 team spots are already taken.
April 2, 2014 Tech swept in doubleheader at Chattanooga in last non-conference twin bill of the year CHATTANOOGA, Tenn. – Taking a break in its Ohio Valley Conference slate, the Tennessee Tech softball team was upended in both games of a doubleheader at UT Chattanooga, falling 12-1 and 3-1.
April 2, 2014 Golden Eagles head to Murray State The Tennessee Tech track and field team heads to Ohio Valley Conference foe Murray State this weekend to compete in the Margaret Simmons Invitational. Field events will be starting at 11 a.m. CT and the running events will be on a rolling schedule beginning at 2 p.m.
April 2, 2014 Golden Eagles back home for three-game set against in-state rival Austin Peay It's back to Cookeville for the Tennessee Tech baseball team as the Golden Eagles (24-6, 8-4) get set to host a huge Ohio Valley Conference series against in-state rival Austin Peay, beginning with a 6 p.m. CT contest against the Governors (10-19, 3-6) on Friday at Bush Stadium.
April 1, 2014 Softball matches up with UT Chattanooga in non-conference doubleheader The Tennessee Tech softball team takes a break in its Ohio Valley Conference slate as the Golden Eagles (10-26) travel to UT Chattanooga (19-14) for a doubleheader on Wednesday, Apr. 2.
April 1, 2014 Timely hitting propels Golden Eagles to 5-2 victory at Alabama A&M HUNTSVILLE, Ala. - Timely hitting and clutch pitching propelled the Tennessee Tech baseball team to another road victory Tuesday afternoon, as the Golden Eagles (24-6) defeated the Bulldogs (10-19) of Alabama A&M, 5-2, in Huntsville.
March 31, 2014 Tech baseball continues road stretch with midweek game at Alabama A&M The Tennessee Tech baseball team will continue its short road stretch Tuesday afternoon, as the Golden Eagles (23-6) head to Huntsville, Ala. for a 3 p.m., midweek match-up with the Bulldogs (10-18) of Alabama A&M.
March 30, 2014 Early offense pushes Golden Eagles to a doubleheader split with Belmont NASHVILLE, Tenn. – Behind a big first inning in game one, the Tennessee Tech softball team forced a split in its Sunday doubleheader with Belmont.
March 30, 2014 Golden Eagles come from behind to take series from SIUE, win 10-6 EDWARDSVILLE, Ill. – The Tennessee Tech baseball team (23-6, 8-4) took a big step towards a second Ohio Valley Conference championship Sunday afternoon, rallying for its fourth league series victory in a come-from-behind, 10-6 win against the Cougars (10-15, 8-4) of SIU Edwardsville.
March 29, 2014 Tech tripped up 4-3 in opener with Belmont NASHVILLE, Tenn. – Despite jumping out to a 2-0 lead, the Tennessee Tech softball team dropped a nail-biter on Saturday, falling 4-3 to Belmont University amidst an overcast and frigid afternoon in Nashville.
March 29, 2014 Distance squad leads Tech track & field NASHVILLE – The Tennessee Tech track & field team was led by its corps of distance runners this weekend as they competed at the Vanderbilt Black & Gold meet in the Commodores’ campus in Nashville.
March 29, 2014 Golden Eagles even SIUE series with 8-5 victory Saturday EDWARDSVILLE, Ill. – The Tennessee Tech baseball team got right back on track Saturday afternoon, using a big fourth inning and subsequent scoring to defeat the SIUE Cougars (10-14, 8-3), 8-5. The Golden Eagles (22-6, 7-4) evened up the series behind a strong showing on the offensive side of the ball as well as clutch pitching.
March 29, 2014 Let's have some fun: Brown enoying changes during spring drills Weather conditions Saturday in Tucker Stadium might have been better suited for a day at the Iditarod than college football, but it didn’t stop Tennessee Tech from working through a 65-play scrimmage.
March 28, 2014 NCAA Women's Final Four barely a week away; Plenty of fun activities on tap With the NCAA Women's Final Four in Nashville barely a week away, fans in the region are gearing up for several days filled with activities surrounding one of the nation's premiere sporting events.
March 28, 2014 Softball travels to Belmont for OVC three-game set The Tennessee Tech softball team heads down I-40 this weekend, matching up with Belmont for a three-game series in Tech’s second conference road set of the year.
March 28, 2014 Golden Eagles fall at SIUE in 3-1 pitcher's duel EDWARDSVILLE, Ill. - A strong effort on the mound from junior David Hess just wasn't enough Friday night, as the Tennessee Tech baseball team (21-6, 6-4) was dealt its sixth loss of the season at the hands (or in this case arm) of SIU Edwardsville's (10-13, 8-2) Ryan Daniels.
March 27, 2014 Esteban, Cintas lift Golden Eagles in come-from-behind OVC win over Govs Alberto Esteban and Alvaro Cintas won the final two matches of the afternoon, helping Tennessee Tech pull out a 4-3 Ohio Valley Conference victory over Austin Peay in tennis action Thursday afternoon.
March 27, 2014 CollegeBaseballInsider.com names Chism Central Region Pitcher of the Week Just a few days before he gets ready for another start for the Tennessee Tech baseball team, junior starter Chris Chism is still being recognized for his last performance on the mound, garnering CollegeBaseballInsider.com Louisville Slugger Central Region Pitcher of the Week honors Thursday afternoon.
March 27, 2014 Tech baseball ready for big OVC weekend series at SIU Edwardsville A crucial Ohio Valley Conference series is next on the slate for the Tennessee Tech baseball team, as the Golden Eagles (21-5, 6-3) travel north for a three-game set against the SIU Edwardsville Cougars (9-13, 7-2) in a match-up between the second and third place teams in the league.
March 26, 2014 Golden Eagles set to compete at the Vanderbilt Black & Gold meet The Tennessee Tech track and field team heads down I-40 to Nashville this weekend to continue their outdoor season as they compete at the Vanderbilt Black and Gold meet. Friday’s events will start at 4 p.m. CDT and Saturday’s portion of the meet will begin at 11:30 a.m.
March 26, 2014 Golden Eagle student-athletes, staff learn what it takes to be a leader First it was a contingent of Tennessee Tech's student-athletes, followed by the Golden Eagle coaching staff and administrators, who spent time with Becky Bedics, an OVC-sponsored speaker who teaches how to be better leaders.
March 26, 2014 Golden Eagles welcome Austin Peay Thursday in rescheduled match Postponed a couple weeks ago due to lousy weather, Tennessee Tech's Ohio Valley Conference tennis match with Austin Peay is set for 1 p.m. Thursday on the TTU campus courts.
March 26, 2014 Thomasson hits for the cycle as Tech cruises to 13-5 victory over Miami (OH) The bats really set the tone for the Tennessee Tech baseball team Wednesday afternoon, particularly that of senior Brandon Thomasson, as the Golden Eagles (21-5) took down the visiting Miami (OH) RedHawks (10-12) in a 13-5 onslaught.
March 25, 2014 Golden Eagles grab 20th victory in freezing conditions, beat Miami (OH) 4-1 Harsh weather conditions as well as the chance to pick up its 20th victory of the season was more motivation than was needed for the Tennessee Tech baseball team Tuesday afternoon, as the Golden Eagles swiftly took down the visiting Miami (OH) RedHawks, 4-1, in a game that last just over two hours.
March 24, 2014 AVCA Executive Director speaks to Tech student-athletes about gender roles DeBoer, a 23-year coach and administrator in college athletics, a former professional basketball player, and one of the nation's top speakers on gender roles and impact in competition, captured the audience with her humor, her personal experiences, and her completely true and relatable statements about the way men and women deal with competition.
March 24, 2014 Golden Eagles to host two-game midweek set with Miami (OH) It’s right back into the thick of things for the Tennessee Tech baseball team , as the Golden Eagles (19-5) return to some home field action as the host of the Miami (OH) RedHawks (10-10) Tuesday and Wednesday afternoon.
March 24, 2014 Chism garners first career adidas® OVC Pitcher of the Week honors A near no-hitter was more than enough for one of Tennessee Tech baseball’s own to gather adidas® Ohio Valley Conference Pitcher of the Week honors Monday afternoon, as junior Chris Chism took home his first award from the league since transferring from St. Petersburg College.
March 24, 2014 New professional football team includes former Golden Eagles There's a new team in town, and the roster includes a pair of former Tennessee Tech Golden Eagles. The Nashville Venom, an expansion team in the Professional Indoor Football League (PIFL) makes its debut Saturday night with the franchise opener in Huntsville, Ala., against the defending league champion Alabama Hammer.
March 23, 2014 Golden Eagles drop close contest at SIUE EDWARDSVILLE, Ill. -- Play at the bottom of the lineup proved to be the difference Sunday as SIU Edwardsville collected a 4-3 Ohio Valley Conference tennis victory over Tennessee Tech at the Edwardsville YMCA. The Cougars clinched the match with a victory in the No. 6 singles spot.
March 23, 2014 Tech forces split with EIU behind offensive explosion in game two The Tennessee Tech softball team responded to an early setback in its doubleheader with Eastern Illinois (20-9, 2-2), bouncing back to take game two of the twin bill, 10-2 in six innings, after being tripped up 5-4 in the opener.
March 23, 2014 Chism's gem propels Golden Eagles to third straight OVC series win It wasn’t quite a no-hitter, but junior Chris Chism did more than enough to lead the Tennessee Tech baseball team to its 19th victory Sunday afternoon, tossing a complete-game shutout and allowing just one hit over nine innings to help the Golden Eagles blank UT Martin, 2-0.
March 22, 2014 Leaders for Life program features AVCA Executive Director Kathleen DeBoer Kathleen DeBoer, executive director of the AVCA and one of the nation's top speakers in her field, will be the guest at the Dr. M. Dianne Murphy Leaders for Life program at Tennessee Tech University Monday night.
March 22, 2014 Eastern Illinois grabs 5-2 OVC home win over Golden Eagles Things never quite worked out Saturday for the Tennessee Tech tennis team, which dropped a 5-2 Ohio Valley Conference match at Eastern Illinois. The Golden Eagles got wins in the two top singles positions, but that was all they could muster in falling to the host Panthers.
March 22, 2014 Golden Eagles no-hit in second game of twin bill, swept by SIUE in doubleheader The Tennessee Tech softball team was upended in both games of a doubleheader in its first conference home tilts of the year Saturday afternoon, as SIU Edwardsville (10-15, 4-0) got the better of the Golden Eagles (8-23, 0-5) with wins of 8-2 and 1-0.
March 22, 2014 UT Martin halts Golden Eagle comeback win, hands Tech 7-5 loss The Tennessee Tech baseball team couldn’t quite finish off its comeback bid against UT Martin Saturday afternoon, falling to the Skyhawks at Bush Stadium at the Averitt Express Baseball Complex, 7-5.
March 22, 2014 First spring scrimmage sets positive tone for Golden Eagle football in 2014 The first scrimmage of spring drills, featuring some new wrinkles and several new faces, set a positive tone for the Tennessee Tech Golden Eagles in the 2014 season, according to head coach Watson Brown.
March 21, 2014 Tune In: Spring broadcasts of softball, baseball begin this weekend on OVCDN The Golden Eagle Sports Network begins its 2014 spring broadcasting schedule this weekend when the Tennessee Tech softball team takes on SIUE and Eastern Illinois. All broadcast games are available on the OVC Digital Network for free.
March 21, 2014 Golden Eagles grab 14-5 win over UT Martin in first home night game Yet another outstanding outing from starter David Hess propelled the Tennessee Tech baseball team (18-4, 5-2) to a 14-5 victory over UT Martin (2-18, 1-6) Friday night, as the Golden Eagles collected their fifth win in Ohio Valley Conference play.
March 20, 2014 Northern road swing includes OVC matches at Eastern Illinois and SIUE The Tennessee Tech tennis team heads to Eastern Illinois Saturday and SIUE Sunday to face a pair of teams that have never beaten the Golden Eagles.
March 20, 2014 Softball gets set to host SIUE and EIU in first home conference action of the season The Tennessee Tech softball team unwraps its home Ohio Valley Conference slate this weekend, hosting SIU Edwardsville and Eastern Illinois for Tech’s first home conference action of the year.
March 20, 2014 Miles tabbed College Sports Madness OVC Player of the Week There are many reasons that the Tennessee Tech baseball team rank in the top five of the NCAA in several offensive categories this season while posting a 17-4 record through the first 21 games of the year.
March 19, 2014 Bump in the road: Golden Eagle tennis team falls at Jax State, 4-3 JACKSONVILLE, Ala. -- The Tennessee Tech tennis team lost its Ohio Valley Conference road match at Jacksonville State Wednesday afternoon, falling to the Gamecocks, 4-3.
March 19, 2014 Tennessee Tech helps with Girl Scout Basketball Clinic for Putnam County The Tennessee Tech women's basketball team is no stranger to using it's talents on a court, but this time, the players used their talents to help spread the joy of basketball with girls from the Girls Scouts of Putnam County as they put on a basketball clinic.
March 19, 2014 Golden Eagles back in Bush Stadium for three-game set against UT Martin For the first time since opening day, the Tennessee Tech baseball team enters a weekend series without a weekday game earlier in the week. The extra rest may prove to be a big boost for the Golden Eagles as they look to win their third straight Ohio Valley Conference series of the year.
March 18, 2014 Tech climbs one spot in final round of Second Bobby Nichols Intercollegiate SEVIERVILLE, Tenn. -- Eastern Kentucky overtook the first day leader to capture the team championship Tuesday, while host Tennessee Tech saw slight improvement in the second round and climbed one spot in the standings at the 2014 Bobby Nichols Intercollegiate held at Sevierville Golf Course.
March 18, 2014 Kendrick paces Tech to fourth place at Bobby Nichols Intercollegiate SEVIERVILLE, Tenn. -- Paced by a sizzling 69 from sophomore Tanner Garland, the Tennessee Tech men’s golf team vaulted all the way to fourth place Tuesday, shooting the third-best score of the day in the 2014 Bobby Nichols Intercollegiate at Sevierville Golf Course.
March 17, 2014 Golden Eagles see improvement on first day of Bobby Nichols Intercollegiate A 14-stroke improvement in the second round bumped the Tennessee Tech men's golf team a couple of spots in the team standings heading into Tuesday's final round of the Bobby Nichols Intercollegiate at Sevierville Golf Club.
March 17, 2014 Golden Eagle women 10th after opening round play in Sevierville SEVIERVILLE, Tenn. -- Wet turf, cold mist and some Smokey Mountain fog made for a tough first day of the Bobby Nichols Intercollegiate Monday, with just one player in the field of 74 breaking par in women’s play during the opening tour of the Sevierville Golf Club Highlands Course.
March 16, 2014 Golden Eagles edged on walk-off three-run home run in series finale with JSU JACKSONVILLE, Ala. – Jacksonville State spoiled the Tennessee Tech softball team’s bid at its first conference win of the 2014 campaign, as JSU’s (17-5, 3-0) Sarah Borders hit a walk-off three run home run in the bottom of the seventh to take the contest 5-3.
March 15, 2014 Golden Eagles to host second annual Bobby Nichols Intercollegiate in Sevierville After a very successful inaugural year of hosting its own tournament at Sevierville Golf Club, the Tennessee Tech golf teams will play host to the second annual Bobby Nichols Intercollegiate Monday and Tuesday, once again convening in Sevierville, Tenn.
March 15, 2014 Golden Eagles sweep Murray State, 7-0, to open conference slate The Tennessee Tech tennis team swept Murray State, 7-0, Saturday to open Ohio Valley Conference play with their 17th consecutive regular season league victory. Sunday's match with Austin Peay has been postponed due to anticipated cold and poor weather.
March 15, 2014 Golden Eagles open up OVC play with pair of losses to Jacksonville State JACKSONVILLE, Ala. – A tough beginning to the 2014 Ohio Valley Conference slate for the Tennessee Tech softball team, as the Golden Eagles (8-20, 0-2) were downed in both games of a doubleheader to Jacksonville State, 9-0 and 17-4.
March 15, 2014 Get involved: Join the Broadway Bounce at NCAA Women's Final Four The Broadway Bounce refreshed by Coca-Cola will feature several thousand youth dribbling their way through downtown Nashville. Youth, 18 and under, are invited to participate in this free event and be a part of this unique Women’s Final Four event.
March 15, 2014 Tech claims personal-bests at JSU Quad The Tennessee Tech track and field team competed in their first outdoor meet of the season on Saturday day as they took on host Jacksonville State, Georgia State, and North Alabama.
March 15, 2014 Golden Eagles split doubleheader, claim OVC series from Morehead State MOREHEAD, Ky. – Not even a heartbreaking, 10-inning loss in the first game of Saturday’s doubleheader could break the spirit of the Tennessee Tech baseball team, as the Golden Eagles (17-4, 4-2) erupted for 10 runs in the first inning of the second contest to split the day with Morehead State (8-10, 2-4) and ultimately claim its second Ohio Valley Conference series of the year.
March 14, 2014 Tech's begins quest for third straight OVC Championship The Tennessee Tech tennis team hosts a pair of visitors this weekend to open Ohio Valley Conference play, as the Golden Eagles begin their quest for a third consecutive regular season league championship.
March 14, 2014 Golden Eagles dominate in 15-0 shutout at Morehead State MOREHEAD, Ky. – It’s hard to pinpoint exactly which side of the Tennessee Tech baseball team enjoyed more success Friday afternoon, the bats or the pitching. Either way, the Golden Eagle squad performed at its best as a team, taking the first of a three-game series at Morehead State in a 15-0 romping.
March 13, 2014 Softball opens up OVC play with three-game set at Jax State Ohio Valley Conference play opens up over the weekend for the Tennessee Tech softball team as the Golden Eagles (8-18) travel to the defending conference tournament champions, Jacksonville State, for a three-game series with the Gamecocks (14-5), beginning on Saturday, Mar. 15 with a doubleheader.
March 13, 2014 Three-game set at Morehead next on the docket for Golden Eagle baseball team A quick pitstop at the Averitt Express Baseball Complex has come to a close for the Tennessee Tech baseball team, as the Golden Eagles will hit the road once again for a three-game battle with Ohio Valley Conference foe Morehead State beginning Friday afternoon.
March 12, 2014 Softball, baseball teams to host Legends events May 3-4 Former Golden Eagle softball and baseball players are invited back to campus to participate in special Legends events on Saturday, May 3 and Sunday, May 4.
March 12, 2014 Tennessee Tech volleyball team announces its summer camp schedule The Tennessee Tech volleyball team has announced its summer camp schedule, with four different camps running between July 11-15.
March 12, 2014 Slow start costs Golden Eagles in 6-1 loss to Western Kentucky A slow start and a tough day at the dish cost the Tennessee Tech softball team on Wednesday as Western Kentucky (16-8-1) edged the Golden Eagles (8-18), 6-1 amidst frigid conditions at Tech Softball Field.
March 12, 2014 Tech baseball grabs win No. 15 with victory over Mountaineers Not even harsh weather conditions could keep the Tennessee Tech baseball team from its 15th win of the season Wednesday afternoon, as the Golden Eagles rallied in the seventh inning to defeat the Berea Mountaineers, 6-2.
March 11, 2014 Registration, tee time selection for Bobby Nichols Scramble now underway Golfers can begin to register for the 2014 Pepsi Bobby Nichols Scramble presented by Budweiser, and will get the early choice of tee times and courses. Registration is available online, on the phone or in person at the Eblen Center ticket office.
March 11, 2014 Golden Eagles swept in a doubleheader behind late Lipscomb rallies Strong pitching and timely hitting kept the Tennessee Tech softball team right in the thick of things in its home doubleheader against Lipscomb on Tuesday, but big seventh innings by the Bisons (21-4) were too much to overcome as the Golden Eagles (8-17) fell in both games of the twin bill.
March 11, 2014 Golden Eagles nab nine-run road win at UNC Asheville ASHEVILLE, N.C. – A consistent offensive attack was all the Tennessee Tech baseball team needed to grab its 14th win of the season Tuesday afternoon, hammering home 15 runs in a 15-6 victory at UNC Asheville.
March 11, 2014 Tennessee Tech baseball welcome Berea for midweek contest The Tennessee Tech baseball team will look for win No. 15 on Wednesday when the Golden Eagles return from a single game trip to Asheville, N.C. to host Berea in a single midweek contest set for a 3 p.m. CT start.
March 11, 2014 Cunningham named all-tournament, Tech finishes second at Grover Page Classic MARTIN, Tenn. - Five top 20 finishes were more than enough for the Tennessee Tech men's golf to grab second place in the Grover Page Classic as the Golden Eagles wrapped up a great two days in Martin, Tenn. with their first top 5 finish of the spring season and fourth of the year.
March 11, 2014 Golden Eagles overcome weather to take third in Bison Invitational LAS VEGAS, Nev. – In its first experience out west, the Tennessee Tech women's golf team performed admirably Tuesday morning, battling the harsh winds of Las Vegas to grab third place in the Bison Invitational.
March 10, 2014 Golden Eagles topped by D-II No. 4 Georgia Gwinnett Grizzlies The fourth-ranked Division II tennis team in the nation, Georgia Gwinnett College remained unbeated Monday and improved to 9-0 by taking a 6-1 match from Tennessee Tech.
March 10, 2014 Softball back home for mid-week matchups with Lipscomb and Western Kentucky The Tennessee Tech softball team returns to Cookeville for a slew of mid-week matchups, squaring off with Lipscomb in a doubleheader on Tuesday, before taking aim at Western Kentucky on Wednesday.
March 10, 2014 Golden Eagles ready for weekday test at UNC Asheville It's back to the road for the Tennessee Tech baseball team as the Golden Eagles will head east for a single midweek contest at UNC Asheville. Set for a 2 p.m. CT first pitch, the Golden Eagles will look to grab their 14th victory of the year.
March 10, 2014 Golden Eagles in second after Day One of Grover Page Classic MARTIN, Tenn. - With two rounds down in the Grover Page Classic, the Tennessee Tech men's golf team has put itself in great position for a championship run, sitting just three strokes back of tournament leader Lipscomb.
March 10, 2014 Tech women's golf in second place through first day of Bison Invitational LAS VEGAS, Nev. – Despite a two-hour time change and playing at one of the tougher golf courses in Las Vegas in the form of the Paiute Golf Resort, the Tennessee Tech women's golf team rebounded nicely Monday morning, ranking second through the first round of the Bison Invitational.
March 10, 2014 Golden Eagles get outdoor season started Saturday at Jax State The Tennessee Tech track and field team starts their outdoor season this Saturday as they head to Jacksonville State for the Gamecock Quad Meet. They will take on Georgia State, North Alabama and host JSU. Field events will start at 11 a.m. CT, with running event starting at noon.
March 9, 2014 Golden Eagles close out stay in Georgia with 5-2 win over Kent State ATHENS, Ga. – A big day at the plate for freshman Alyssa Richards, coupled with a strong outing on the rubber by sophomore Hannah Weaver (3-6) was the recipe for success for the Tennessee Tech softball team, as the Golden Eagles (8-15) downed Kent State (10-7) 5-2 in the UGA Softball Invitational finale.
March 9, 2014 Birds of Prey: Kennesaw Owls claim 5-2 win over Golden Eagles Tennessee Tech dropped the first of its two matches in Georgia with a 5-2 loss at Kennesaw State on Sunday at Fair Oaks Park in Marietta.
March 9, 2014 Golden Eagles comback bid falls short as EKU takes Sunday contest, 8-5 A late rally fell just short for the Tennessee Tech baseball team Sunday afternoon, as Eastern Kentucky foiled the Golden Eagles' attempts at a series sweep with an 8-5 victory at Bush Stadium at the Averitt Express Baseball Complex.
March 9, 2014 Golden Eagles return to the links at the Grover Page Classic After a week away from the links the Tennessee Tech men's golf team will return to action Sunday morning, taking part in the 2014 Grover Page Classic hosted by UT Martin in Jackson, Tenn.
March 9, 2014 Golden Eagles heading out west for Bison Invitational In it's second event of the spring, the Tennessee Tech women's golf team will find itself traveling across the country to Las Vegas for the Bison Invitational hosted by Bucknell.
March 8, 2014 Tech’s strong pitching not enough in back-to-back 1-0 losses to Purdue and Kent State ATHENS, Ga. – Pitching, pitching, and more pitching proved to be the theme of day two of the UGA Softball Invitational.
March 8, 2014 Golden Eagles shut out Colonels behind brilliant pitching and clutch offense On a day that was dominated by pitching, the Tennessee Tech baseball team still managed to create enough offense to collect its 13th win of the season Saturday afternoon, defeating Eastern Kentucky, 4-0.
March 7, 2014 Golden Eagles face pair of matches in Georgia Nine days since claiming its first victory of the season, the Tennessee Tech tennis team returns to the court for the first time Sunday morning with a match at Kennesaw State. The Golden Eagles will follow that with a Monday morning contest at Georgia Gwinnett College.
March 7, 2014 Golden Eagles open UGA Softball Invitational with two-run losses to Purdue and Georgia ATHENS, Ga. – The Tennessee Tech softball team dropped both games of day one of the UGA Softball Invitational, falling to Purdue, 4-2, before the Golden Eagles (7-13) were downed 3-1 by host team No. 19 Georgia.
March 7, 2014 Golden Eagles kick off OVC season with 11-1 victory over Eastern Kentucky The true sign of an ace is the ability to make adjustments on the fly without missing a beat on the mound. Junior David Hess took on that role in a big way Friday afternoon, leading the Tennessee Tech baseball team to a dominating, 11-1 victory over Eastern Kentucky in the team's Ohio Valley Conference opener.
March 6, 2014 Golden Eagles open OVC play with three-game set against EKU Believe it or not, Ohio Valley Conference play is here for the Tennessee Tech baseball team as the Golden Eagles prepare to host the Eastern Kentucky Colonels in a three-game weekend series beginning Friday at 3 p.m.
March 6, 2014 OVC tourney road hits dead end as Jacksonville State wins at the buzzer NASHVILLE -- Trailing nearly the entire game, Jacksonville State scored a basket as the buzzer sounded that lifted the upstart Gamecocks to a stunning 57-56 victory over Tennessee Tech Thursday afternoon, ending the Golden Eagles visit to the Ohio Valley Conference Tournament.
March 6, 2014 Tech falls to Morehead State in OVC Tournament quarterfinal contest NASHVILLE -- Morehead State used a 13-0 run in the first half and a 7-0 run to open the second period to capture a 76-61 victory over Tennessee Tech Thursday in an Ohio Valley Conference Tournament quarterfinal contest in Municipal Auditorium.
March 6, 2014 Golden Eagles wrap up tournament play this weekend with trip to Athens, Ga. The Tennessee Tech softball team gets set to participate in its final tournament of the year over the weekend, heading down to Athens, Ga. to take aim in the UGA Softball Invitational hosted by the University of Georgia.
March 5, 2014 Tech plates a combined 16 runs on 21 hits to sweep Holy Cross in home opener Late inning offense paved the way in the Tennessee Tech softball team’s home opener, as the Golden Eagles took both games of a doubleheader against Holy Cross (1-3).
March 5, 2014 Balance and ball-handling lift Golden Eagles to first round OVC Tournament success NASHVILLE, Tenn. -- Balanced scoring and sharing the basketball lifted Tennessee Tech to a 74-67 victory over SIU Edwardsville Wednesday night in the first round of the Ohio Valley Conference Tournament in Nashville's Municipal Auditorium.
March 5, 2014 James Normand recognized with National Football Foundation honor NASHVILLE -- Tennessee Tech offensive lineman James Normand was one of seven collegiate players honored Wednesday night at the 48th annual awards dinner held by the Middle Tennessee Chapter of the National Football Foundation and College Hall of Fame.
March 4, 2014 Tech women finish 30th at Kiawah Island Classic; Las Vegas is next Cool temperatures and coastal breezes made playing conditions rough Tuesday, and the Tennessee Tech women’s golf teams saw its scores rise and it’s final standing drop to close out the Kiawah Island Classic.
March 4, 2014 Golden Eagle fans invited to Tech Athletics Hospitality Tent Fans, alumni and students in Nashville this week for the Ohio Valley Conference Basketball Tournament are invited to stop at the Athletics Hospitality Tent, located just outside the main Municipal Auditorium entrance.
March 4, 2014 Huge week earns Zarzour first OVC Player of the Week honors One of the more impressive weeks at the plate by any Tennessee Tech baseball player led senior Zach Zarzour to his first adidas® Ohio Valley Conference Player of the Week honors Monday morning.
March 4, 2014 No. 5 Golden Eagles draw No. 8 SIUE in OVC Tournament first round match-up It's tournament time for the Tennessee Tech men's basketball team as the fifth seeded Golden Eagles prepare for their first round match-up against No. 8 SIUE in the Ohio Valley Conference tournament in Nashville.
March 4, 2014 Vanderbilt pitching outduels Golden Eagle bats in Nashville NASHVILLE, Tenn. – In one of the most classic of baseball match-ups (great pitching against great hitting), pitching reigned supreme Tuesday afternoon as the Tennessee Tech baseball team fell at No. 8 Vanderbilt, 4-0.
March 4, 2014 Tourney Time: Tech heads to their 32nd OVC Tournament The Tennessee Tech women's basketball team is preparing for it's 32nd appearance in the OVC Tournament, and with a first-round bye, they will be playing in the quarterfinals on Thursday at 2 p.m. CT.
March 3, 2014 Tech fans invited to Music City Mingle during OVC Basketball Tournament NASHVILLE, Tenn. -- The Ohio Valley Conference invites Tennessee Tech fans attending the 2014 Basketball Championships in Nashville to attend the "Music City Mingle" event between the afternoon and evening sessions on Wednesday, Thursday and Friday.
March 3, 2014 Buy locally! Get your OVC Tournament Tickets from Tech Athletics Fans heading to Nashville this week for the OVC Basketball Tournament are reminded to purchase tickets from the TTU Athletics Ticket Office in order to be seated in the Golden Eagle cheering section.
March 3, 2014 Softball to host Holy Cross on Wednesday in 2014 home opener The wait is over. The Tennessee Tech softball team returns to Cookeville for its much anticipated home opener on Wednesday as the Golden Eagles will square off with Holy Cross in a doubleheader beginning at 3 p.m. CT.
March 3, 2014 Golden Eagles head to Nashville for midweek battle at No. 6 Vanderbilt Less than a year removed from pulling off the biggest upset in program history, the Tennessee Tech baseball team will look for lightning to strike twice as it goes for a second straight upset of in-state rival Vanderbilt Tuesday afternoon in Nashville.
March 3, 2014 Golden Eagles open final round play just 11 shots off pace in second flight Whitney Robertson and Maddi Everts led the charge as the Tennessee Tech women's golf team sliced 22 strokes from its first round score on the second day of the Kiawah Island Classic. Tech opens final round play just 11 shots off the pace in the second flight of 17 teams.
March 3, 2014 Diamond Henderson selected first-team All-OVC Diamond Henderson has earned her second-straight first-team All-OVC award after averaging 19.7 points, 3.4 rebounds, 2.8 assists, and 1.3 steals per game, each number a career-best for the junior guard.
March 2, 2014 Golden Eagles blanked in 4-0 loss to close out weekend series with ECU GREENVILLE, N.C. – Locked up in a pitcher’s duel in the finale of a three-game set at East Carolina, the Tennessee Tech softball team was upended 4-0 to close out the series.
March 2, 2014 Golden Eagles in 29th place after first day at Kiawah Island Classic CHARLESTON, S.C. -- The Tennessee Tech women’s golf team opened play Sunday at the Kiawah Island Classic, finishing the day in 29th place among 36 teams at the largest college tournament in the nation
March 2, 2014 Tuesday’s baseball game at Vanderbilt to be broadcasted on Golden Eagle Sports Network Tennessee Tech baseball fans will have the opportunity to listen to Tuesday’s (Mar. 4) game at No. 4 Vanderbilt live on the radio or internet, as the Golden Eagle Sports Network will be bringing all the action on FM 106.1 The Eagle.
March 2, 2014 Golden Eagles win 10th straight, sweep Northwestern behind 8-6 victory For the second time in two years the Tennessee Tech baseball team has put together a 10-game winning streak, completing a sweep of Northwestern Sunday morning after defeating the Wildcats (2-8), 8-6.
March 1, 2014 Tech tripped up in both games of a doubleheader to begin set with East Carolina GREENVILLE, N.C. – Winners of five of the last six, the Tennessee Tech softball team was slowed down on Saturday as the Golden Eagles lost both games of a doubleheader to open their three-game series at East Carolina.
March 1, 2014 Tech baseball takes series against Northwestern with 12-2 victory A complete game all around from both the offense and defense led the Tennessee Tech baseball team to victory Saturday afternoon as the Golden Eagles won their ninth consecutive game by defeating Northwestern, 12-2, at Bush Stadium at the Averitt Express Baseball Complex.
March 1, 2014 Golden Eagles explode offensively in 91-84 victory over Morehead State MOREHEAD, Ky. – An offensive explosion, with junior Dwan Caldwell at the forefront, led the Tennessee Tech men’s basketball team to an impressive 91-84 victory at Morehead State Saturday evening, defeating the Eagles in the regular season finale.
March 1, 2014 Tech women's golf to open spring play at Kiawah Island Classic It's time for the first tournament of the spring for the Tennessee Tech women's golf team as the Golden Eagles head to the southeast for the largest collegiate golf tournament in the country. The Kiawah Island Classic at Kiawah Island Golf Resort on Kiawah Island, S.C.
March 1, 2014 Tech loses to Morehead State, but clinches third seed in OVC tourney MOREHEAD, Ky. - Morehead State used 54 percent shooting and 22 assists to claim an 81-74 victory over the Golden Eagles Saturday Night in Johnson Arena.
March 1, 2014 Tech football makes its return after first spring practice is officially in the books The Tennessee Tech football team kicked off its spring practice schedule on Saturday, going through the first of 15 practice sessions amidst an overcast day at Tucker Stadium.
February 28, 2014 Personal-bests highlight the OVC Indoor Championships NASHVILLE – The Tennessee Tech track & field team finished the Ohio Valley Conference Indoor Championship meet on Saturday in the same type of fashion as they did most of the indoor season, setting personal-bests.
February 28, 2014 Softball set to tangle with East Carolina in second series of the year Winners of five of the last six, the Tennessee Tech softball team gets set to play its second road series of the year on Saturday, traveling to East Carolina for a three-game set with the Pirates (8-4).
February 28, 2014 Golden Eagle bats lead to Game One win over Northwestern A roller coaster ride of a game kicked things off between the Tennessee Tech and Northwestern baseball teams as the Golden Eagles took the first contest in a three game series Friday afternoon, defeating the Wildcats 11-7.
February 28, 2014 Golden Eagles to wrap up regular season at Morehead State Believe it or not, Saturday marks the regular season finale for the Tennessee Tech men's basketball team as the Golden Eagles prepare for a tough Ohio Valley Conference East Division battle at Morehead State.
February 28, 2014 Golden Eagles slip past Lipscomb for first dual match victory NASHVILLE, Tenn. -- Tennessee Tech notched its first dual match victory Friday night, claiming a 4-3 decision over Lipscomb at the Richland Country Club.
February 28, 2014 Tech faces Morehead in final conference game of the season The Tennessee Tech women’s basketball team have one more game this regular season as the head to Morehead State for a 4:15 p.m. CT showdown on Saturday.
February 27, 2014 TTU track & field heads to OVC Indoor Championships at TSU The Tennessee Tech track & field team heads to Nashville this weekend to compete in the 2014 Ohio Valley Conference Indoor Championship meet.
February 27, 2014 Don't blink: Golden Eagles nip Lady Colonels with less than half second to play Freshman Hannah Goolsby's two free throws just before the finish line lifted Tennessee Tech to an amazing, 76-74 Ohio Valley Conference road victory at Eastern Kentucky Thursday night.
February 27, 2014 Golden Eagles fall in Richmond despite career night from Samarrippas RICHMOND, Ky. – A career night from senior Jeremiah Samarrippas and a late lead fell just short for the Tennessee Tech men’s basketball team as the Eastern Kentucky Colonels rallied at home to defeat the Golden Eagles in Richmond, 74-67.
February 27, 2014 Stressing fundamentals, Golden Eagles open Spring Drills Saturday The Tennessee Tech football team opens spring drills Saturday afternoon in Tucker Stadium, the first steps in preparation for the 2014 season.
February 26, 2014 Golden Eagles face Lipscomb Friday at Richland Country Club The Tennessee Tech tennis team has been on the practice courts for the past 10 days, and Friday night will return to action with a dual match against Lipscomb at the Richland Country Club at 7 p.m.
February 26, 2014 Tennessee Tech to stream live webcast of 22 games this spring Tennessee Tech baseball and softball fans will have the opportunity to watch a combined 22 home games live via webstreams on the OVC Digital Network this spring, including 11 for each team.
February 26, 2014 Tech heads out for the final games of regular season at EKU, Morehead The Golden Eagle women's basketball team will face the EKU Colonels Thursday afternoon, then head to Morehead State on Saturday in the final two games of the regular season.
February 26, 2014 Golden Eagles look to keep hot streak going against Northwestern The Tennessee Tech baseball team will look to keep its seven-game winning streak alive Friday afternoon as the Golden Eagles welcome the Northwestern Wildcats to Bush Stadium at the Averitt Express Baseball Complex for three-game series.
February 26, 2014 Golden Eagles head to Richmond for big OVC battle with EKU Just two games separate the Tennessee Tech men's basketball team and the Ohio Valley Conference tournament and the Golden Eagles are still fighting for position after clinching a spot in the tourney last week.
February 25, 2014 Sophomore Madison Taylor named College Sports Madness OVC Player of the Week After playing a pivotal role in leading Tennessee Tech to a 4-1 record in the Frost Classic, sophomore Madison Taylor has been recognized as the College Sports Madness Ohio Valley Conference Softball Player of the Week.
February 25, 2014 Golden Eagles reflect on clinic and interacting with participants The Golden Eagles held four free clinics on every Tuesday in February, open to anyone grade 7 and up, giving them a great opportunity to learn the game of volleyball and advance their skill set.
February 25, 2014 NCAA names third baseman Miles National Player of the Week And the hits just keep on coming. For once that phrase has a positive connotation as Tennessee Tech baseball's senior Daniel Miles collected his second honor of the week Tuesday morning, this time on the national level.
February 25, 2014 Golden Eagles rally three times for walk-off win over Lipscomb Nothing was going to stand in the way of the Tennessee Tech baseball team and its eighth win of the season Tuesday afternoon, as the Golden Eagles fought back more than once to land a 10-9, walk-off victory over in-state rival Lipscomb at Bush Stadium at the Averitt Express Baseball Complex.
February 25, 2014 Golden Eagles top OVC team at conclusion of Snowman Getaway GOODYEAR, Ariz. - The Tennessee Tech men's golf team gathered key experience against Ohio Valley Conference opponents Sunday morning, holding strong in its position in the Snowman Getaway to defeat both teams from the league.
February 24, 2014 Senior Daniel Miles named adidas® OVC Player of the Week At the forefront of an offensive onslaught this past week that led to a 5-0 record for the Tennessee Tech baseball and helped the Golden Eagles outscore their opponents 64-16, senior Daniel Miles has been named adidas® Ohio Valley Conference Co-Player of the Week.
February 24, 2014 Golden Eagles close home season with thriller over SEMO Redhawks The Tennessee Tech women's basketball team left Eblen Center in a blaze of glory Monday night, claiming a heart-stopping, 63-61 victory over Southeast Missouri in its final home contest of the year.
February 24, 2014 Golden Eagles to play host to in-state rival Lipscomb It's time to keep the momentum moving forward for the Tennessee Tech baseball team as the Golden Eagles get their first taste of in-state action with a single contest against the Lipscomb Bisons Tuesday afternoon.
February 24, 2014 Whitehead's second-round 65 paces Golden Eagles at Snowman Getaway GOODYEAR, Ariz. - The spring season is officially under way for the Tennessee Tech men's golf team as the Golden Eagles complete 36 of its 54 holes at the Snowman Getaway in Goodyear, Ariz.
February 24, 2014 Captains announced, team awards presented at annual Football Dinner Permanent football team captains were announced to fulfill the 2013 Golden Eagle season, and team award winners were declared at the annual team Awards Dinner Sunday afternoon. The team also celebrated its Senior Class.
February 23, 2014 Liberatore’s gem propels Golden Eagles to 1-0 win over Radford in Frost Classic finale CHATTANOOGA, Tenn. – Freshman Danielle Liberatore came within four outs of a no-hitter and sophomore Madison Taylor homered in the bottom of the first to provide the Tennessee Tech offense all it needed, as the Golden Eagles won 1-0 over Radford University in the finale of the 2014 Frost Classic hosted by UT Chattanooga.
February 23, 2014 Golden Eagles finish four-game sweep with 12-1 victory over NYIT The offense kept hitting for the Tennessee Tech baseball team Sunday afternoon as the Golden Eagles wrapped up a four-game sweep of NYIT with a 12-1 victory at Bush Stadium at the Averitt Express Baseball Complex.
February 23, 2014 Tech hosts Redhawks in final home game of the season The Tennessee Tech women’s basketball team hosts the Southeast Missouri Redhawks on Monday night at 7 p.m. CT. in the final home game of the season for the Golden Eagles.
February 22, 2014 Golden Eagles stop Jacksonville State on Senior Night The senior class took one final curtain call in Eblen Center Saturday night, posting a 69-57 victory over Jacksonville State that clinched Tennessee Tech a spot in the Ohio Valley Conference tournament next month in Nashville.
February 22, 2014 Softball splits in Chattanooga, tops Campbell in nine, falls to Demons CHATTANOOGA, Tenn. – Day two of the Frost Classic ended in a split for the Tennessee Tech softball team as the Golden Eagles earned a thrilling victory over Campbell, 6-5 in nine innings, before dropping the second game to Northwestern State, 9-0.
February 22, 2014 Bats come alive as Golden Eagles sweep doubleheader over NYIT The bats came alive for the Tennessee Tech baseball team Saturday afternoon as the Golden Eagles swept a doubleheader from the visiting NYIT Bears. Tech outscored its opponent 32-4, winning the first contest by a score of 13-1 and the second by a score of 19-3.
February 22, 2014 Golden Eagle men's golf to open spring at Snowman Getaway in Arizona It's finally time to hit the links for the Tennessee Tech men's golf team as the Golden Eagles head way out west to Goodyear, Ariz. to take part in the Snowman Getaway Monday, Feb. 24 through Tuesday, Feb. 25.
February 21, 2014 Golden Eagles to host Jacksonville State in regular season home finale After a win over UT Martin Thursday evening, the Tennessee Tech men's basketball team controls its own destiny as far as making the Ohio Valley Conference tournament goes. It's simple. Keep winning and it doesn't matter what any other team does.
February 21, 2014 Vote Awesome Eagle for the 2014 Delta Dental of Tennessee and OVC Mascot Challenge It’s time to show your support for Awesome Eagle! Delta Dental of Tennessee and the Ohio Valley Conference present the 2014 Mascot Challenge as fans, students, faculty and alumni can vote for their favorite OVC Mascot between Friday, Feb. 21, and Thursday, March 6.
February 21, 2014 Golden Eagles win pair of thrillers to make it three straight CHATTANOOGA, Tenn. – Resiliency was the name of the game for the Tennessee Tech softball team on Friday.
February 21, 2014 Golden Eagles claim 11-2 home opening win behind bat of Thomasson It didn’t take long for the Tennessee Tech baseball team to claim victory in Cookeville as the Golden Eagles (4-1) won their home opener in style Friday afternoon, disposing the NYIT Bears (0-1), 11-2, at Bush Stadium at the Averitt Express Baseball Complex.
February 20, 2014 Softball treks to Chattanooga for Frost Classic Fresh off its first victory of the season, the Tennessee Tech softball team journeys to Chattanooga for the 2014 Frost Classic hosted by UTC.
February 20, 2014 Offensive outburst leads Golden Eagles to 91-83 win at UT Martin MARTIN, Tenn. – A blistering start offensively combined with 22 assists and an all-around team effort on both sides of the ball led the Tennessee Tech men’s basketball team to a 91-83 victory over in-state rival UT Martin Thursday night, keeping the Golden Eagles in the thick of the hunt for a spot in the Ohio Valley Conference tournament.
February 20, 2014 Ogbe named to Capital One Academic All-America® Division I Basketball Team Add one more honor to the already impressive trophy case of Tennessee Tech forward Dennis Ogbe. On Thursday, the senior was named to the Capital One Academic All-America® Division I Basketball Team selected by CoSIDA.
February 19, 2014 Golden Eagles focus in on conference battle at UT Martin While the road to the Ohio Valley Conference tournament doesn't get any easier from here, the Tennessee Tech men's basketball team looks poised to make a run over its final four games, despite hitting the road for three of those contests, including a match-up at in-state rival UT Martin Thursday evening.
February 19, 2014 Golden Eagles to host NYIT in four-game, home-opening series After a four-game road swing to start the season, it's finally time for the home opener for the Tennessee Tech baseball team. The Golden Eagles (3-1) will host NYIT (0-0) in a four-game set beginning Friday at 3 p.m. CT.
February 18, 2014 Tech's Smith selected to attend U.S. Women's volleyball open tryout Tennessee Tech junior libero Courtney Smith has been selected to attend the U.S. Women's Volleyball open tryout in Colorado Springs, Colo., this weekend.
February 18, 2014 Golden Eagles rally twice behind Thomasson, take down Blue Raiders 9-5 MURFREESBORO, Tenn. - It took two rallies to get the job done, but the Tennessee Tech baseball team (3-1) prevailed over in-state rival Middle Tennessee (1-3) Tuesday afternoon, defeating the Blue Raiders 9-5 in Murfreesboro.
February 17, 2014 Golden Eagle McKay to be featured in GEICO's Play of the Year voting Every season has one signature play that resonates with a fan base and will be remembered for years to come. For the fans of the Tennessee Tech men’s basketball team, the play that stands out from this season’s highlight reels belongs to Javon McKay.
February 17, 2014 Golden Eagles fight uphill battle, drop four-point game to Lady Colonels An early 10-0 deficit haunted Tennessee Tech all night long Monday and the Golden Eagles never quite caught up, falling to Eastern Kentucky, 74-70, in a pivotal Ohio Valley Conference East Division game in Eblen Center.
February 17, 2014 Tech baseball team prepped for in-state battle at Middle Tennessee MURFREESBORO, Tenn. – It’s the first mid-week action of the year as the Tenenssee Tech baseball team heads west for a fierce, in-state battle against rival Middle Tennessee Tuesday afternoon.
February 16, 2014 Georgia State edges past Golden Eagle tennis team, 4-3 PEACHTREE CITY, Ga. -- Georgia State captured wins in the bottom of the singles ladder to clinch a 4-3 non-conference victory Sunday over Tennessee Tech in a match played at the Peachtree City Indoor Tennis Center.
February 16, 2014 Tech grabs season-opening series with clutch 5-4 victory at South Alabama MOBILE, Ala. - A big fourth inning proved to be just enough for the No. 36 ranked Tennessee Tech baseball team Sunday morning, as the Golden Eagles (2-1) defeated South Alabama (1-2) in a 5-4 rubber match.
February 16, 2014 TTU hosts Colonels for "Think Pink" on Monday, Feb. 17. The Tennessee Tech women’s basketball team hosts the Eastern Kentucky Colonels in a 7 p.m. CT OVC East Division showdown on Monday night.
February 16, 2014 Third inning offensive barrage leads Tech to first win of the year KENNESAW, Ga. – Behind an eight-run third inning that saw the Tennessee Tech softball team record nine-straight hits, the Golden Eagles cruised to their first victory of the season, defeating Kennesaw State 9-3 in the finale of a three-game series.
February 15, 2014 Golden Eagle seniors lead the way to OVC win over Morehead State Seniors Molly Heady and Kayla Brewer keyed Tennessee Tech to a 71-58 Ohio Valley Conference victory over Morehead State Saturday night in Eblen Center, as the team celebrated Senior Night.
February 15, 2014 Kennesaw rallies late to steal two games from Tennessee Tech KENNESAW, Ga. -- Late inning dramatics didn’t swing Tennessee Tech’s way Saturday afternoon, as the Golden Eagle softball team fell in a pair of close ones, 5-3 and 4-3, to Kennesaw State in TTU’s first non-tournament action of the season.
February 15, 2014 Huge second half run ignites Morehead State road win over Golden Eagles A 17-0 run in the second half kicked Morehead State toward a 79-53 Ohio Valley Conference road victory over Tennessee Tech Saturday night in Eblen Center.
February 15, 2014 South Alabama stuns Golden Eagles eighth-inning rally MOBILE, Ala. – Baseball is a game where anything can happen. The Tennessee Tech baseball team learned that Saturday afternoon as the South Alabama Jaguars clawed back for a come-from-behind stunner.
February 14, 2014 One day later than expected, Tech visits Georgia State Sunday morning The match will take place one day later than originally scheduled due to weather concerns in the Peach State, as Tennessee Tech visits Georgia State Sunday for a tennis match beginning at 10 a.m. CT.
February 14, 2014 Golden Eagles rally for 11-inning, season-opening win at South Alabama MOBILE, Ala. – With new faces sprinkled on the lineup card, the No. 36 Tennessee Tech baseball team got off to a fantastic start to the 2014 season behind the veteran play some familiar names. The Golden Eagles won an extra-innings thriller, coming from behind to defeat South Alabama, 5-4, in 11 innings in Mobile, Ala. Friday evening.
February 14, 2014 Tech basketball team looks to gain ground in OVC hunt against Morehead State Three wins in-a-row have the Tennessee Tech men's basketball team in the forefront of a tight positional race. That's the story for the Golden Eagles as they prepare to host Morehead State in another massive Ohio Valley Conference East Division battle Saturday night.
February 14, 2014 Golden Eagle soccer team welcomes eight incoming freshmen for 2014 With National Letter of Intent Signing Day just occurring across the country, the Tennessee Tech soccer team is proud to announce the additions of eight incoming freshmen to add to the 2014 roster.
February 13, 2014 Defending OVC Champs open 2014 season with three games at South Alabama MOBILE, Ala. – It's finally here. After months of anticipation, hard work, and sweat, the defending Ohio Valley Conference champion Tennessee Tech baseball team will open the 2014 season with a three-game series at South Alabama.
February 13, 2014 Tech to play three-game series with Kennesaw State this weekend KENNESAW, Ga. – What was originally scheduled to be the Tennessee Tech softball team’s second tournament of the year, has now been changed to a three-game series at Kennesaw State this weekend.
February 13, 2014 Tech hosts Morehead State in first match up of the season The Tennessee Tech women's basketball team hits the Eblen Center hardwood versus Morehead State on Saturday in a 5:30 p.m. tip. This is the first of two meetings between these two squads within 15 days.
February 13, 2014 Golden Eagles win third straight, topple EKU Colonels, 72-66 Tennessee Tech improved to 9-3 at home this season and kept itself in the thick of the post-season hunt with a 72-66 Ohio Valley Conference basketball victory over Eastern Kentucky Thursday night in Eblen Center. It was Tech's third consecutive win.
February 12, 2014 Lucio named to 2014 Preseason NCBWA Stopper of the Year Watch List TALLAHASSEE, Fla. – As opening weekend creeps closer and closer for the Tennessee Tech baseball team, the Golden Eagle squad is still managing to squeeze out preseason honors for several of its players.
February 12, 2014 Fans can say "thank you" with donations Saturday to Wounded Warrior Project Tennessee Tech basketball fans will have the opportunity to say "thank you" to three wounded warriors and their families by making Hoops for Heroes donations during Saturday's doubleheader with Morehead State,
February 11, 2014 Stephens garners Preseason All-American Third-Team honors from College Sports Madness Less than a week from the beginning of opening weekend of the 2014 season, Tennessee Tech baseball's Zach Stephens is still being recognized for all the hard work he has put together in the past as well as for the output expected of him this year, being named to the College Sports Madness 2014 Preseason All-American Third Team.
February 11, 2014 Golden Eagles back in Eblen Center for massive match-up with Eastern Kentucky Fresh off a momentum-gaining win at Jacksonville State Saturday morning, the Tennessee Tech men's basketball team returns home for arguably it most important week of action this season. With the Ohio Valley Conference tournament just weeks away, the Golden Eagles will play host to two huge division rivals, beginning with Eastern Kentucky.
February 11, 2014 Tech alumnus Corey Chamblin named CFL Coach of the Year Former Tennessee Tech football standout Corey Chamblin led the Saskatchewan Roughriders to the Grey Cup title in December and last week was named the CFL Coach of the Year.
February 11, 2014 Public invited as Golden Eagles hold annual awards dinner Sunday, Feb. 23 The Tennessee Tech football team will assemble Sunday afternoon, Feb. 23, for its annual Awards Dinner, and the public is invited to attend the 2 p.m. event. Cost of the dinner is $16 per person.
February 10, 2014 Five Golden Eagles garner College Sports Madness Ohio Valley Preseason All-Conference honors While the preseason preparation for the 2014 season begins to wrap up as opening weekend approaches, honors and awards are still flowing in for the Tennessee Tech baseball team as five Golden Eagles were named to the College Sports Madness 2014 Ohio Valley Preseason All-Conference Teams.
February 10, 2014 Military, Public Safety honored guests at Saturday doubleheader vs. Morehead State Members of the U.S. military, both active and retired, and those who work in Public Safety, and their families are the invited guests for Tennessee Tech's doubleheader against Morehead State Saturday night with free admission.
February 10, 2014 Think Pink promotion set for women's basketball game Monday, Feb. 17 On Monday, Feb. 17, the Tennessee Tech women’s basketball team will be hosting its “Think Pink” game as the Golden Eagles take on Eastern Kentucky at 7 p.m. The first 1,000 fans will receive a free "Think Pink" t-shirt and tickets are just one dollar for anyone wearing pink to the game.
February 9, 2014 UNC Asheville Bulldogs claim 6-1 win over Tennessee Tech Tennessee Tech put up a good fight before dropping the doubles point, then fell in five of six singles events as the UNC Ashville Bulldogs claimed a 6-1 victory over the Golden Eagles in a non-conference tennis match Sunday afternoon in the Asheville Racquet Club Downtown.
February 9, 2014 Tech burned by late rallies in defeats to Auburn and Louisiana-Monroe AUBURN, Ala. – The Tennessee Tech softball team closes out its three day stay in Alabama unable to put its first win on the board as the Golden Eagles wrapped up day three of the Plainsman Invite with a pair of losses to host Auburn, 8-4, and Louisiana-Monroe, 7-0.
February 8, 2014 Five of Tennessee Tech's 2014 Outstanding Alumni have ties to Athletics When Tennessee Tech saluted its eight 2014 Outstanding Alumni Award winners Friday night, more than half had ties to Athletics including four former student-athletes.
February 8, 2014 Track & field squad wraps up regular season meets with six career-bests CARBONDALE, Ill. – The Tennessee Tech track and field team wrapped up competition at the SIU Invitation at Southern Illinois University on Saturday as six different athlete registered new career-best marks.
February 8, 2014 Golden Eagles cruise to road win at East Division foe Jacksonville State JACKSONVILLE, Ala. ­– Just one week after upsetting the top team in the Ohio Valley Conference behind arguably its most complete game of the season, the Tennessee Tech men’s basketball team put together another contest that could bear the same title, using an all-around group effort to knock off East Division foe Jacksonville State on the road Saturday morning, 72-60.
February 8, 2014 Golden Eagles outscored 22-1 in pair of losses to Notre Dame and North Dakota State AUBURN, Ala. – A tough afternoon for the Tennessee Tech softball team as the Golden Eagles fell 9-1 to Notre Dame and 13-0 to North Dakota State in day two of the Plainsman Invite hosted by Auburn University.
February 8, 2014 Golden Eagles fall at the hands of JSU despite career-day from Henderson JACKSONVILLE, Ala. – The Tennessee Tech women’s basketball team could not overcome a hot-opening Jacksonville State on Saturday afternoon as the Golden Eagles dropped the Ohio Valley Conference match-up 74-69.
February 7, 2014 Tech tabbed top team in OVC preseason vote, six named to preseason team Just one more week separates the Tennessee Tech baseball team and the hunt for another Ohio Valley Conference Championship, and the anticipation is beginning to mount.
February 7, 2014 Seesaw affair swings ULM's way in Tech’s season opener AUBURN, Ala. – A drama filled sixth inning proved to be the difference in Tennessee Tech’s season opening tilt with Louisiana-Monroe in the Plainsman Invite hosted by Auburn University.
February 7, 2014 Golden Eagles hit the road to take on Jacksonville State Saturday The Tennessee Tech women’s basketball team hits the road Saturday as it travels to Jacksonville State for a 2 p.m. showdown with the Gamecocks.
February 7, 2014 Tech basketball heads south for crucial OVC bout with rival Jacksonville State JACKSONVILLE, Ala. – It's crunch time for the Tennessee Tech men's basketball team as the Golden Eagles head south for an Ohio Valley Conference East Division showdown with Jacksonville State Saturday morning.
February 6, 2014 Softball unwraps 2014 season with weekend tournament at Auburn With frigid temperatures blanketing Cookeville, the Golden Eagle softball team flocks south for the weekend to kick off its 2014 campaign in the Plainsman Invite hosted by Auburn University.
February 6, 2014 Golden Eagle tennis team visits UNC Asheville for Sunday match Led by newcomer Oleksiy Arovin in the No. 1 position, the Tennessee Tech tennis team visits UNC Asheville for a Sunday afternoon match.
February 6, 2014 Olympic picks: What would you compete in at the Sochi Winter Games? With the 2014 Winter Olympics set to open in Russia this week, the Golden Eagle Sports Network's Megan Williamson asked student-athletes and staff about their choice of which sport they might compete in.
February 6, 2014 Golden Eagles at SIU Invitational Friday and Saturday The Tennessee Tech track and field team heads to the SIU Invitational at Southern Illinois University. The meet will take place Friday, starting at 4 p.m., and Saturday, starting at 10 a.m., at the SIU Recreation Center.
February 6, 2014 Tech men's and women's golf teams picked fourth and sixth in preseason poll With just a few weeks remaining until the beginning of spring seasons, the Tennessee Tech golf teams will look to put the finishing touches on what promises to be a great year on the links.
February 5, 2014 Golden Eagle football staff announces 14 newcomers on National Signing Day Find out who the Golden Eagles have added to the program during the 2014 NCAA National Signing Day, including player bios and videos and Watson Brown's press conference.
February 4, 2014 Former Golden Eagle great Kevin Murphy named NBA D-League Player of the Week Nearly two years to the day since he had one of the greatest individual performances in Tennessee Tech athletics history, former Golden Eagle standout basketball player Kevin Murphy is still making headlines on a national stage.
February 4, 2014 Zelenock adds height to volleyball squad with JUCO transfer Alyssa Povey The Tennessee Tech volleyball team added some height to its roster this spring, welcoming the newest Golden Eagle in JUCO transfer Alyssa Povey.
February 4, 2014 Follow Tech's football signings Wednesday on social media and more It’s National Letter of Intent Signing Day Wednesday, and Tennessee Tech will have fans covered with all the information on the newest Golden Eagle football players signed by coach Watson Brown and his staff.
February 3, 2014 Post play, Henderson lead Tech to OVC win over Tigers Tennessee Tech led nearly the entire second half, but had to fend off a valiant rally in the final minute by Tennessee State as the Golden Eagles earned a pivotal 79-75 Ohio Valley Conference victory in Eblen Center Monday night.
February 2, 2014 Tennessee Tech takes on the Tennessee State Tigers in OVC showdown The Tennessee Tech women's basketball team meets up with Tennessee State on Monday night for the second time of the season as the host the Tigers in a 7 p.m. CT showdown.
February 1, 2014 Free throw difference helps Belmont down Golden Eagles in Eblen Center clash Belmont used a massive difference in free throws coupled with a big rebound advantage to steal a 69-56 Ohio Valley Conference women’s basketball victory Saturday over Tennessee Tech in Eblen Center.
February 1, 2014 Personal-bests highlight Golden Eagles performance at TSU Invitational NASHVILLE - The Tennessee Tech track & field squad put together a solid team performance on Saturday as they competed in the Tennessee State Invitational.
February 1, 2014 Golden Eagles build big lead, then hold off hard-charging Belmont in Eblen Center What they narrowly missed accomplishing a month ago in Nashville, the Tennessee Tech Golden Eagle basketball team was able to complete Saturday night in Eblen Center with a stunning, 81-76 upset over Ohio Valley Conference leader Belmont.
January 31, 2014 Tech to host Communiversty Night Saturday; Chamber members invited guests Tennessee Tech's doubleheader Saturday against Belmont University will be the platform for the annual Communiversity Night at Golden Eagle basketball in Eblen Center, with all Chamber of Commerce members invited as special guests.
January 31, 2014 Golden Eagles look to take advantage of second chance against Belmont A second chance. That's what the Tennessee Tech men's basketball team has waiting for it on Saturday evening when the Golden Eagles lay out the welcome wagon to in-state rival Belmont in a 7:30 p.m. CT rematch of this season's earlier meeting between the two programs.
January 30, 2014 Golden Eagles topped by Tennessee State in Gold Rush game Tennessee State knocked off host Tennessee Tech in the Eblen Center, 81-68, in Ohio Valley Conference action Thursday night.
January 30, 2014 Road Tested: Long day in Louisville nets losses to Rockets and Cards The Tennessee Tech tennis team dropped two non-conference matches Thursday in Louisville, falling to Toledo, 5-2, in the morning and taking a 6-1 defeat at the hands of No. 47 Louisville in the evening.
January 30, 2014 Golden Eagles look to regain bragging rights in second match-up with Bruins The Tennessee Tech women’s basketball team hits the Eblen Center hardwood Saturday against Belmont in a 5:30 p.m. CT tip.
January 30, 2014 Ogbe garners CoSIDA Academic All-District First-Team honors for second straight year For the second straight year, Tennessee Tech senior forward Dennis Ogbe has been selected to the CoSIDA Academic All-District First Team for his success both on the hardwood and in the classroom.
January 29, 2014 Catching up with PGA champion and former Golden Eagle Scott Stallings After winning his third PGA Tour championship with a first place showing Sunday at the Farmers Insurance Open at Torrey Pines, former Tennessee Tech golfer Scott Stallings is sitting atop of the professional golf world this week.
January 29, 2014 Track & field squad heads to Tennessee State Invitational on Saturday The Tennessee Tech track & field team hits the road this weekend as they head to Ohio Valley Conference foe Tennessee State to partake in the Tennessee State Invitational on Saturday with events starting at 8 a.m. CT.
January 29, 2014 Golden Eagles add familiar face in Pat Donohoe as assistant coach The newest face on the Tennessee Tech football staff is also a familiar face for head coach Watson Brown, and a veteran with 25 years experience. Brown announced the addition of Pat Donohoe to the Golden Eagle coaching staff, where he will direct Tennessee Tech’s defensive ends.
January 28, 2014 Special invitation to Jackson, Overton Counties for Saturday's doubleheader Residents of two neighboring counties are invited to take advantage of a special, one dollar ticket price on Jackson and Overton County Night at Tennessee Tech's OVC doubleheader, Saturday evening against Belmont.
January 28, 2014 Golden Eagles in Louisville Thursday to face Rockets, Cardinals The Tennessee Tech tennis team will spend the entire day Thursday in Louisville, facing the Toledo Rockets at 8 a.m. and the Louisville Cardinals at 5 p.m., both in the Bass-Rudd Tennis Center.
January 28, 2014 Golden Eagles host Tennessee State in first ever "Gold Rush" game Thursday evening marks a golden opportunity for the Tennessee Tech men's basketball team as the Golden Eagles return to Cookeville for an Ohio Valley Conference clash with in-state rival Tennessee State.
January 27, 2014 Challenging slate sees Tech square off with six NCAA Tournament teams in '14 Challenging, diverse, and beneficial in the long run are just some of the ways to describe the 2014 Tennessee Tech softball schedule as the Golden Eagles look to return to the pinnacle of the Ohio Valley Conference.
January 27, 2014 Tech's strong team performance leads the way as they down the Racers MURRAY, Ky. – The Tennessee Tech women's basketball team put together one of their best team performances of the season on Monday as they took down Murray State, 81-65, to improve to 8-13 on the season, and 5-3 in the Ohio Valley Conference.
January 26, 2014 Hall of Fame basketball standout Herbie Merritt passes away at 79 Former Golden Eagle basketball standout Herbie Merritt, a member of the TTU Sports Hall of Fame, died Saturday at the age of 79. Visitation is Monday and Tuesday, and the funeral is Tuesday in Cooekville.
January 26, 2014 Golden Eagles wrap up road stand at Murray State The Tennessee Tech women’s basketball team wraps up its four-game road stretch as they head to Murray State for a 7 p.m. CT tip-off.
January 26, 2014 Stallings uses Sunday rally to win Farmers Insurance Open at Torrey Pines Not a bad way to start the year. In just his second PGA event of 2014, former Golden Eagle great Scott Stallings found himself as the top man in the clubhouse Sunday evening at the Farmers Insurance Open at Torrey Pines.
January 25, 2014 Golden Eagle tennis team drops Saturday afternoon contest at Chattanooga Despite an early lead following doubles play, the Tennessee Tech tennis team couldn’t maintain it’s momentum and dropped a 4-2 non-conference dual match to Chattanooga Saturday afternoon at the Hixson Racquet Club.
January 25, 2014 Golden Eagles downed by hot shooting Governors in Clarksville CLARKSVILLE, Tenn. - For the second consecutive contest, the Tennessee Tech men's basketball team ran into a team that simply could not miss a shot as the Governors of Austin Peay defeated the Golden Eagles, 83-69 Saturday evening.
January 25, 2014 Road bumps continue as Tech drops game in Clarksville CLARKSVILLE, Tenn. – The Tennessee Tech women’s basketball team fell Saturday afternoon as Austin Peay extended its win streak to four with a 79-70 victory in the Dunn Center.
January 24, 2014 SIMPLY AWESOME: Tech mascot crowned UCA National Champion Tennessee Tech mascot Awesome Eagle has been crowned the National Champion in competition among mascots from around the country, hosted in Florida by the Universal Cheerleading Association.
January 24, 2014 Golden Eagles looking ahead to pivotal OVC match-up with Austin Peay CLARKSVILLE, Tenn. – There's no time to dwell on the past for the Tennessee Tech men's basketball team as the Golden Eagles head into a crucial Ohio Valley Conference battle with longtime, in-state rival at Austin Peay Saturday night.
January 23, 2014 Golden Eagle net squad in Chattanooga Saturday to face Mocs The Tennessee Tech tennis team heads to Chattanooga Saturday for a match at noon against the UTC Mocs. The match will be played at the Hixson Racquet Club.
January 23, 2014 Murray State's big day from 3-point range too much for Golden Eagles MURRAY, Ky. - A perfect storm caught the Tennessee Tech men's basketball team by surprise Thursday afternoon as the Racers of Murray State defeated the Golden Eagles in the CFSB Center, 92-53.
January 23, 2014 Golden Eagles continue road-swing as they head to Austin Peay The Tennessee Tech women’s basketball team continues its road-warrior lifestyle Saturday as they head to Austin Peay for their third-straight, and 13th of the season on the road.
January 22, 2014 WCTE TV to air eight Golden Eagle basketball games starting next Thursday WCTE TV has announced plans to televise eight Tennessee Tech basketball games during the 2013-14 regular season, a program lineup that includes four men's games and four women's games on the PBS station.
January 22, 2014 Tech athletics welcomes Dr. Stacy Andes to spread message on alcohol awareness The Tennessee Tech athletic department took a large step in addressing the matter of alcohol and how it affects student-athletes by inviting Dr. Stacy Andes, Director of Health Promotion at Villanova University, to speak to the athletic community Tuesday night.
January 22, 2014 Golden Eagle men's basketball alums invited back for Legends Night Feb. 22 Mark it on your calendars Tech fans. Saturday, February 22 has been chosen as the date for the Tennessee Tech men's basketball team's annual Legends Night. The Golden Eagles will host Ohio Valley Conference rival Jacksonville State in the home finale of the 2013-14 regular season.
January 22, 2014 GOLD RUSH: Free t-shirts for first 1,500; All fans asked to wear gold on Jan. 30 All fans attending the Tennessee Tech men's basketball game on Thursday (Jan. 30) are encouraged to wear gold to Eblen Center, and the first 1,500 fans into the arena will receive a free "Gold Rush" t-shirt when the Golden Eagles host Tennessee State in an Ohio Valley Conference game at 7 p.m.
January 21, 2014 Golden Eagles return to the road for OVC battle at Murray State MURRAY, Ky. – It's back to the road for the Tennessee Tech men's basketball team this weekend as the Golden Eagles get prepped for a huge Ohio Valley Conference battle at Murray State on Thursday afternoon.
January 20, 2014 Skyhawk senior duo too much for Golden Eagles MARTIN, Tenn. - The Tennesse Tech women’s basketball team had no answer for the tenacious UT Martin duo in senior guards Heather Butler and Jasmine Newsome on Saturday night, as they dropped the Ohio Valley Conference showdown, 102-78.
January 18, 2014 No. 6 Volunteers sweep Golden Eagles in season-opening match The sixth-ranked Tennessee Volunteers swept to wins in every event Saturday morning in handing Tennessee Tech a 7-0 loss in the season-opening dual match for both squads.
January 18, 2014 Golden Eagles downed by Southeast Missouri in OVC action in Eblen Center Tennessee Tech led early by 15 points, Southeast Missouri rebounded and held as much as a 17-point second half lead, and the Redhawks claimed an 83-74 Ohio Valley Conference victory in Eblen Center Saturday night.
January 18, 2014 Riding a hot-streak, the Golden Eagles hit the road to play UT Martin The Tennessee Tech women's basketball team heads out on its second of four-straight road games has they trek west to take on UT Martin on Monday at 7 p.m. CT.
January 18, 2014 Tech competes in the 2014 Niswonger Invitational at East Tennessee State JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. - The Tennessee Tech track & field team put together a solid team performance as they wrapped up the 2014 Niswonger Invitational this weekend.
January 17, 2014 Tech sports information, game operations picked to staff USA Football Bowl The Tennessee Tech sports information staff, and Golden Eagle game operations personnel, have been selected to staff the USA Football Bowl all-star game to be held Monday in Birmingham.
January 16, 2014 Golden Eagles open spring slate at No. 6 Tennessee Saturday Two-time defending Ohio Valley Conference regular season tennis champion Tennessee Tech will get the spring dual match schedule underway this Saturday when it travels to Knoxville to challenge No. 6 Tennessee at 9 a.m.
January 16, 2014 Golden Eagles power past Tennessee State for nine-point OVC road victory Tennessee Tech put together a sensational second half to storm past host Tennessee State Thursday night and a claim a 77-68 Ohio Valley Conference road victory in the Gentry Center. It was Tech's third straight win.
January 16, 2014 Golden Eagles' top defense plays host to Redhawks' top offense in league battle It's time to buck the trend. Heading into its Saturday night Ohio Valley Conference contest against Southeast Missouri, the Tennessee Tech men's basketball team will look to grab its third consecutive win, a feat yet to be accomplished by this year's squad.
January 16, 2014 Two Golden Eagles picked for USA Football Bowl all-star game Monday Tennessee Tech offensive lineman Wesley Sherrill and defensive end Malcolm Mitchell have been selected to play in the 20th annual USA Football Bowl, a college all-star game scheduled for Monday afternoon in Birmingham, Ala.
January 15, 2014 Area volunteers invited guests at Saturday's game vs. Southeast Missouri Tennessee Tech Athletics is inviting the hundreds of people who served recently as volunteers for a couple of community events to be guests Saturday when the Golden Eagle men’s basketball team hosts Southeast Missouri in Eblen Center.
January 15, 2014 Golden Eagle Track & Field heads to ETSU for Niswonger Foundation Invitational The Tennessee Tech track & field team is set to head to East Tennessee State to compete in the Niswonger Foundation Invitational on Friday and Saturday.
January 14, 2014 No. 36 Golden Eagles to host three NCAA Tournament teams in 2014 A tough road lies ahead for the Tennessee Tech baseball team as the it looks to mimic last year's program record 40 wins. The 36th ranked Golden Eagles unveiled their 2014 regular season schedule and among the highlights include four games against major conference opponents and seven contests against teams that competed in last year's NCAA Tournament.
January 14, 2014 Hannah Goolsby earns second OVC Freshman of the Week honor Tennessee Tech's Hannah Goolsby earned her second adidas® Ohio Valley Conference Freshman of the Week honor of the season on Tuesday for her impressive performances against SIU Edwardsville and Eastern Illinois.
January 14, 2014 Golden Eagles head out on the road again to take on Tennessee State The Tennessee Tech women’s basketball team hits the road again as they head to Nashville to take on the Tennessee State Tigers in a 6 p.m. CT contest on Thursday night.
January 13, 2014 Golden Eagles take rollar coaster ride to 64-54 OVC win over Eastern Illinois Building a first-half lead, Tennessee Tech survived a real roller coaster ride in the second half to post a 64-54 victory over Eastern Illinois in Ohio Valley Conference women's basketball action Monday night in Eblen Center.
January 12, 2014 Shattered record: Honor Roll for Fall semester hits all-time high of 236 Tennessee Tech's Fall semester Athletic Director's Honor Roll features an all-time record 236 names, including 45 with perfect grades.
January 12, 2014 Golden Eagles host EIU in home competition Monday night The Tennessee Tech women’s basketball team hosts Eastern Illinois Monday night in a 7 p.m. CT showdown. This is the second game of their two-game homestand.
January 11, 2014 Double the pleasure: Two double-doubles help lead Tech women to win over SIUE Mariah Dean notched her first career double-double and Candace Parson added her second double-double of the season to help lift the Tennessee Tech women's basketball team to a 72-66 OVC win over SIUE Saturday night in Eblen Center.
January 11, 2014 Golden Eagles deny comeback effort by SIUE; Tech wins by one A layup attempt and tip-in try, both in the final 2.4 seconds, missed the mark as Tennessee Tech defended its basket with a fury to escape Saturday night's Ohio Valley Conference battle with SIU Edwardsville with a 64-63 victory.
January 10, 2014 TTU faculy member Andrew Smith receives Thurston Banks award Tennessee Tech faculty member Andrew Smith is one of two winners of the 2014 Ohio Valley Conference Thurston Banks Award for Distinguished Academic Service.
January 10, 2014 OVC's top scoring defense looks for 7-1 start at home, hosts SIUE On the heels of its Ohio Valley Conference home opening win over Eastern Illinois, the Tennessee Tech men's basketball team will get no time to celebrate as the Golden Eagles prepare to host SIUE Saturday evening.
January 9, 2014 Golden Eagles hold off EIU Panthers, 81-69, in OVC action Tennessee Tech used balanced scoring, critical defensive plays down the stretch and some clutch baskets to capture an exciting 81-69 Ohio Valley Conference victory over Eastern Illinois Thursday night in Eblen Center.
January 9, 2014 The Golden Eagles return home to host SIU Edwardsville The Tennessee Tech women’s basketball team returns home to host OVC challenger SIU Edwardsville on Saturday at 5:30 p.m. CT. This game will be the first game of a doubleheader with the men’s squad.
January 8, 2014 Faculty/Staff Appreciation Nights Monday and Saturday in Eblen Center Employees of Tennessee Tech and their families will be featured next week in Eben Center when the Tennessee Tech basketball teams host Faculty/Staff Appreciation Nights at their OVC games.
January 8, 2014 Golden Eagle volleyball team to hold clinic in February The Tennessee Tech volleyball team will host instructional clinics throughout the month of February.
January 8, 2014 Let's try this again...Tech Twitter Takeover by Golden Eagle student-athletes Folks who follow Tennessee Tech athletics on Twitter @TTUGoldenEagles will see a new feature as Golden Eagle student-atheltes take over the Tech Twitter account during many of the Golden Eagle basketball games.
January 8, 2014 Tech basketball team finally returns home, hosts Eastern Illinois In what seems like ages and ages, the Tennessee Tech men's basketball time will finally head back to the Eblen Center to defend its home floor, hosting Eastern Illinois Thursday evening in the Golden Eagle's Ohio Valley Conference home-opener.
January 8, 2014 Stephens collects second preseason All-America honor It's been an impressive preseason so far for the Tennessee Tech baseball team with both high rankings and significant honors slowly becoming the norm for the program. The Golden Eagles now boast another distinction as senior Zach Stephens has earned Preseason All-America Third-Team honors from Collegiate Baseball newspaper.
January 7, 2014 SPECIAL EVENTS: Tech hosts promotions Thursday and Saturday night Promotions are planned for Tennessee Tech basketball games this week, events that offer discount admission for residents of three counties, people who work in the education field, and youngsters who participate in youth basketball leagues and their families.
January 7, 2014 Golden Eagles mark third signee with Hamilton Heights guard Aleksa Jugovic COOKEVILLE, Tenn. – The third signee of the Class of 2014, the Tennessee Tech men's basketball team has announced the signing of Hamilton Heights Christian Academy guard Aleksa Jugovic. A native of Serbia, he joins Savonte Frazier and Josh Bougher in the newest signing class for the Golden Eagles.
January 5, 2014 Weekly Sidelines Lunch resumes Tuesday with coaches Payne, Davis The weekly Tennessee Tech Basketball Sidelines Lunch resumes Tuesday, January 7, in the Eagles Nest of the Eblen Center, featuring Golden Eagle coaches Jim Davis and Steve Payne.
January 4, 2014 Henderson's 29 not enough as Golden Eagles fall to Bruins NASHVILLE – In a game of wills and woes, the Tennessee Tech women’s basketball team was unable to find a way to counter their turnovers, despite junior guard Diamond Henderson willing a game-high 29 points. Tech dropped the road contest, 62-53, to the Belmont Bruins Saturday afternoon.
January 4, 2014 Golden Eagle comeback falls short as Belmont prevails, 64-62 NASHVILLE, Tenn. – A late jumper and a last second put-back attempt couldn’t quite find the bottom of the net as the Tennessee Tech men’s basketball was dealt its first Ohio Valley Conference loss of the season, falling to the Belmont Bruins, 64-62, at the Curb Event Center in Nashville.
January 3, 2014 OVC Tournament tickets on sale for from Tech for only $60 through January BRENTWOOD, Tenn. -- Specially priced all-session tickets for the 2014 Ohio Valley Conference Basketball Tournament are on sale at the Tennessee Tech Athletics Ticket Office in Eblen Center through January 31.
January 3, 2014 Ohio Valley Conference play underway as Golden Eagles head to Belmont Tennessee Tech heads to Belmont Saturday for a 2 p.m. showdown. Tech leads the all-time series, 26-14. The Golden Eagles have won the last four meetings between the programs, including a win the 2013 OVC Tournament Semifinals.
January 3, 2014 Golden Eagles look for 2-0 start to OVC play with game at Belmont NASHVILLE, Tenn. – It's back to Nashville for the Tennessee Tech men's basketball team as the Golden Eagles look to begin league play with a 2-0 sweep of in-state rivals Tennessee State and Belmont.
January 3, 2014 National honors to Bush, Normand with selection to FCS ADA Academic All-Star Team FRISCO, Texas -- Tennessee Tech junior Stephen Bush and grad student James Normand have set themselves apart, earning selection to the 16th annual Football Championship Subdivision Athletics Directors Association (FCS ADA) Academic All-Star Team which was announced Friday by the FCS ADA.
January 2, 2014 Special invitation to Cumberland, White Counties for Jan. 11 doubleheader Residents of two neighboring counties are invited to take advantage of a special, one dollar ticket price on Cumberland and White County Night at Tennessee Tech's OVC doubleheader, Saturday, Jan. 11, against SIU Edwardsville.
January 2, 2014 Golden Eagles drop final non-conference game to long-time rival Middle Tennessee Murfreesboro,Tenn. - The Tennessee Tech women's basketball team was downed by host instate and long-time rival Middle Tennessee, 84-53 on Thursday night in the Golden Eagles final non-conference game of the regular season.
January 2, 2014 Golden Eagles nab big 57-53 win at Tennessee State in OVC opener NASHVILLE, Tenn. – A hot start to conference play is always an advantage for a college basketball program, especially when it comes on the road. The Tennessee Tech men’s basketball team took advantage right off the bat in its Ohio Valley Conference opener, defeating Tennessee State 57-53 in Nashville.
January 1, 2014 Tech men's basketball team opens OVC play in Nashville NASHVILLE, Tenn. – The 2013-14 Ohio Valley Conference opener has the Tennessee Tech men's basketball team making the short trip west to Nashville to take on in-state foe Tennessee State Thursday evening. Game time is set for 7 p.m. CT between the Tigers and Golden Eagles.
December 31, 2013 The Golden Eagles head to Murfreesboro to face long-time rival Blue Raiders The Tennessee Tech women’s basketball team brings in the New Year with a non-conference game against instate foe Middle Tennessee on Thursday, Jan. 2 at 7 p.m. CT.
December 31, 2013 SCHOLAR POWER: Tech student-athletes post highest combined GPA in history Tennessee Tech student-athletes posted the highest combined GPA in school history during the fall semester, with four teams registering the highest semester GPA in the history of their sports.
December 29, 2013 Collegiate Baseball Newspaper ranks Tennessee Tech No. 36 in preseason poll Anticipation for the 2014 Tennessee Tech baseball season is really starting to gain momentum as 2013 gets ready to close. The newest Golden Eagle club is starting to catch the eyes of the nation, earning a No. 36 overall preseason ranking by Collegiate Baseball Newspaper.
December 28, 2013 Golden Eagles open OVC play with victory over Jacksonville State The preseason favorite to win the Ohio Valley Conference East Division, Tennessee Tech used a strong presence in the paint and did a season-best job of protecting the ball to compose a 72-67 victory over Jacksonville State in the league opener for both teams.
December 28, 2013 Tech men's basketball denied season series sweep at Utah Valley OREM, Utah – A fantastic second half couldn't quite make up for a sluggish first as the Tennessee Tech men's basketball team fell to Utah Valley Saturday evening, 75-66.
December 27, 2013 Stephens garners NCBWA Preseason All-America Second-Team honors Fans of the Tennessee Tech baseball team have one more reason to get excited for the 2014 season as senior first baseman Zach Stephens was named Preseason All-America Second Team by the National Collegiate Baseball Writers Association.
December 26, 2013 Golden Eagle volleyball hands out post-season team awards The Tennessee Tech volleyball team handed out its team awards recently as voted on by the players and coaches.
December 26, 2013 Bynum, Golden Eagle softball team adds four for 2015 The Tennessee Tech softball team is proud to announce the signings of four new players to add to the 2015 roster.
December 26, 2013 Golden Eagles wrap up non-conference schedule at Utah Valley OREM, Utah – For the last time of the 2013-14 regular season, the Tennessee Tech men's basketball team will take on a non-Ohio Valley Conference opponent as the Golden Eagles travel west for a contest at Utah Valley.
December 26, 2013 Golden Eagles open up Ohio Valley play at home versus Jacksonville State The Tennessee Tech women’s basketball team returns from its Christmas break hiatus as Ohio Valley Conference play opens up on Friday, Dec. 28. The Golden Eagles will host the Jacksonville State Gamecocks for a 7 p.m. CT outing.
December 26, 2013 2013-14 spring schedule brings new challenges for Tech women's golf team With the new year just days away, the Tennessee Tech women’s golf team has announced its 2013-14 spring schedule, which includes events against familiar opponents, a trip out west, and the Golden Eagles hosting a tournament for the second straight year.
December 25, 2013 UNWRAPPED: TTUSports.com gets upgrades, new design, new features A new look, new features and plenty of holiday cheers are all wrapped up in the redesigned Tennessee Tech Athletics website, TTUsports.com.
December 24, 2013 FUN TIMES AHEAD: Golden Eagle Scramble scheduled for June 6-8, 2014 The dates have been set, so mark them on your calendar: The 2014 Pepsi Golden Eagle Scramble, presented by Budweiser, will be held June 6-7-8 at three golf courses around Cookeville. Registration will begin in March.
December 23, 2013 Golden Eagle Strong: Casey Kramer named strength and conditioning head coach With coaching experience at Washington State, Boston College and Auburn, plus a couple of years training Special Forces Soldiers in the U.S. Army, Casey Kramer has been selected as TTU head strength and conditioning coach.
December 22, 2013 Golden Eagle golf program adds Chattanooga's Alexander Riddle Alexander Riddle, a promising young golfer who has been key to the success of his Notre Dame High School team in Chattanooga, will continue his career at Tennessee Tech for coach Polk Brown.
December 22, 2013 Cline, Greene named MVPs of Golden Eagle cross country teams for 2013 Rebecca Cline was named Most Valuable on the women’s team and John Greene captured the same honor for the men’s team when Tennessee Tech cross country coach Tony Cox announced the team awards for the 2013 season.
December 20, 2013 Hot-shooting Hogs remain perfect as they down the Golden Eagles FAYETTEVILLE, Ark. –The Tennessee Tech women’s basketball was unable to stop undefeated University of Arkansas on Friday night as the Razorbacks shot lights out from the field to win 79-53.
December 19, 2013 Balanced effort gives Tech 56-point win, most points in six years Dennis Ogbe was the top scorer in a balanced attack as Tennessee Tech scored its most points in six seasons with a 112-56 victory Thursday night over visiting Hillsdale (Okla.) College in Eblen Center.
December 18, 2013 First half deficit too large for Golden Eagles to overcome JONESBORO, Ark. – First half woes buried the Tennessee Tech women’s basketball team as they were unable to bounce back against the Arkansas State RedWolves on Wednesday afternoon, suffering their fourth-straight loss, 90-75.
December 18, 2013 Golden Eagles return home for only home tilt of December, host Hillsdale College A quick stop home before the holidays may be just what the doctor ordered for the Tennessee Tech men's basketball team. The Golden Eagles, who are 4-1 in the Eblen Center this season, return for a Thursday match-up against Hillsdale (Okla.) College.
December 18, 2013 Zinchini nets another All-America honor, this from Beyond Sports Network Tennessee Tech punter Chad Zinchini has added a second All-America honor to his post-season resume, receiving second-team selection by Beyond Sports Network.
December 17, 2013 Former Golden Eagle P.J. Mays returns to call the action P.J. Mays, a sports talk radio host in Atlanta, returned to his alma mater Monday night to call the action for the Tennessee Tech's women's basketball game, the first of several planned guest spots by the former Golden Eagle guard.
December 17, 2013 Henderson, Brewer pick up Player and Newcomer of the week from the OVC Tennessee Tech's Diamond Henderson and Kayla Brewer earned adidas® Ohio Valley Conference Player and Newcomer of the Week honors, respectively, following their performances versus Memphis and Florida International. The award is voted on by conference Sports Information Directors.
December 17, 2013 Hitting the road again: Golden Eagles head to two in Arkansas The Tennessee Tech women’s basketball team hits the road for the final time in 2013, heading to Arkansas State and Arkansas to challenge the RedWolves Wednesday afternoon and the Razorbacks Friday night.
December 17, 2013 Green Bay steals second half from Golden Eagles, downs Tech in Wisconsin GREEN BAY, Wis. – Anyone who says home court advantage doesn’t play a factor in the outcome of a contest probably hasn’t’ seen the Green Bay Phoenix play in the Resch Center. The Tennessee Tech men’s basketball team found out why Green Bay doesn’t lose very often at home on Tuesday night.
December 17, 2013 Zinchini, Sherrill to suit up in 2013 FCS Senior Scout Bowl Saturday With the conclusion of the 2013 Tennessee Tech football season in the rear view mirror, two Golden Eagle seniors will get the chance Saturday to suit up one final time in a collegiate game.
December 17, 2013 Tech punter Chad Zinchini named All-America by College Sports Madness Tennessee Tech senior punter Chad Zinchini has earned second-team All-America honors from College Sports Madness.
December 16, 2013 Diamond Henderson honored by College Sports Madness College Sports Madness has named Tennessee Tech guard Diamond Henderson the Madness Ohio Valley Conference Women’s Basketball Player of the Week for her exceptional performance during the past week’s action.
December 16, 2013 New interactive website invites fans, players to submit and get involved The Nashville Local Organizing Committee (NLOC) of the 2014 NCAA Women's Final Four has created and launched a new interactive website that features Women in the Game, showcasing female athletes.
December 16, 2013 Golden Eagles trimmed by Florida International in Eblen Center sendoff In their final game at home before a brief road trip and Christmas break, Tennessee Tech got balanced scoring but lost the rebound battle and fell to Florida International by five.
December 16, 2013 Thomas grabs first career adidas® OVC Freshman of the Week honors After putting together the best offensive perormance of his young Golden Eagle career, others around the league took notice as Shirmane Thomas was named the adidas® Ohio Valley Conference Freshman of the Week Monday afternoon.
December 16, 2013 Tech men's basketball takes on Green Bay in snowy Wisconsin GREEN BAY, Wis. – The first full road trip of the year finally draws to a close as the Tennessee Tech men's basketball team heads north for a bout with the Green Bay Phoenix. Tech will look to keep momentum going after defeating Lamar Sunday afternoon.
December 16, 2013 Six Golden Eagles on College Sports Madness all-OVC squad The CollegeSportsMadness 2013 all-OVC football team includes six Tennessee Tech players, including two on first-team, two second-team and two on the third-team list.
December 15, 2013 Golden Eagles continue homestand vs. Florida International Monday night The Tennessee Tech women’s basketball team continues its homestand on Monday as it hosts Florida International at 7 p.m. CT in Eblen Center.
December 15, 2013 Golden Eagles show maturity in tight victory over Lamar in Texas BEAUMONT, Texas – Simply put, there was just nothing that was going to stand in the way of the Tennessee Tech men's basketball team from gathering its sixth win of the season Sunday afternoon, as the Golden Eagles overcame adversity for a 79-74 victory over Lamar.
December 14, 2013 Student-athletes among December graduates in Saturday's ceremonies Nearly three dozen students from athletics were among the 793 who graduated Saturday from Tennessee Tech. Most were on hand for the commencement ceremonies in Eblen Center.
December 14, 2013 Memphis slips past Golden Eagles, 78-76, in two overtime sessions The Memphis Tigers survived a furious effort by Tennessee Tech Saturday night, sneaking out of town with a 78-76 victory over the Golden Eagles in double overtime in Eblen Center.
December 14, 2013 Golden Eagle baseball team announces first signees of 2015 With still two months away before the start of the 2014 season, the Tennessee Tech baseball team has already done heavy work for life after this year. Head coach Matt Bragga has announced the early signees of the Class of 2015.
December 14, 2013 Back in Texas: Golden Eagles return to Longhorn State to face Lamar With the in-state portion of a four-game road stretch out of the way, the Tennessee Tech men's basketball team will embark on the roughest part of its non-conference schedule this weekend, playing three games, including two on the road, in six days.
December 13, 2013 Latest edition of unlimited magazine features family, golf, photos and more The November/December edition of unlimited, the online magazine of Tennessee Tech Athletics, gives viewers an inside look at coaching brothers Watson and Mack Brown, some features about Tech golf, a Christmas wish list, plus more outstanding photography. It's online and it's free.
December 13, 2013 December graduation will include nearly three dozen student-athletes Among the nearly 800 graduates from Tennessee Tech Saturday during Fall commencement in Eblen Center will be nearly three dozen from Athletics.
December 13, 2013 Women's basketball adds guard Yaktavia Hickson to Class of 2014 The Tennessee Tech women’s basketball program has announced its second 2014 signee, adding 5-foot-11 guard Yaktavia Hickson from Stone Mountain, Ga.
December 12, 2013 Women's golf team adds local standout Anna Cunningham Local standout Anna Cunningham, a senior at Cookeville High School, has signed to attend Tennessee Tech University where she will play golf for the Golden Eagles under coach Polk Brown.
December 12, 2013 Golden Eagles return home to match up with in-state foe Memphis The Tennessee Tech women’s basketball team returns home this weekend for an in-state match-up with the University of Memphis Tigers at 7 p.m. CT in the Eblen Center.
December 12, 2013 Golden Eagles ink second commitment for 2014 in Memphis native Josh Bougher In it's second of three signings for the Class of 2014, the Tennessee Tech men's basketball team has announced the signing of Christian Brothers High School guard Josh Bougher. The Memphis, Tenn. native joins Savonte Frazier in the newest signing class for the Golden Eagles.
December 12, 2013 Tech men's golf unveils 2013-14 spring schedule Off the heels of quietly successful fall, the Tennessee Tech men's golf has announced what's in store for the spring, releasing its spring schedule. The Golden Eagles will look to build off three top five finishes from the fall competition.
December 10, 2013 Tech men's basketball team announces signing of Savonte Frazier The Tennessee Tech men's basketball team announced its first signee of the 2014 class today. The Golden Eagles will welcome Savonte Frazier of Lake Wales, Fla. next season, hoping he can contribute at the point guard position right away.
December 10, 2013 Women's basketball team announces the signing of forward Asia Harper Tennessee Tech women’s basketball coach Jim Davis introduced the team’s newest member Wednesday with the signing of Asia Harper, a 6-foot forward from Fayetteville, Ga.
December 9, 2013 Golden Eagle football draws largest average home attendance in 27 years An exciting football team, a couple of new traditions and several popular promotions helped Tennessee Tech in 2013 attract the largest average home attendance for Golden Eagle football in 27 years.
December 7, 2013 Second half defense not enough as Tech drops match-up with South Alabama MOBILE, Ala. – The Tennessee Tech women’s basketball team fought hard in the second half, but was unable to overcome the 33-18 halftime deficit as the University of South Alabama took the game, 66-58.
December 7, 2013 Mills sets two school records to lead track & field team at Southern Illinois Sophomore Chelsea Mills set school records in the long jump and triple jump Saturday to lead the Tennessee Tech track & field team at the Southern Illinois Invitational to start the indoor season.
December 7, 2013 Big first half not enough as Tennessee downs Golden Eagles, 84-63 KNOXVILLE, Tenn. – It was a tale of two halves for the Tennessee Tech men's basketball team Saturday afternoon, as the Golden Eagles couldn't quite mimic their first-half success, eventually falling to the University of Tennessee, 84-63.
December 6, 2013 Golden Eagles head east for big match-up against SEC foe Tennessee With its battle to the west already a distant thought, the Tennessee Tech men's basketball team will take the fight to the east Saturday morning as the Golden Eagles head to Knoxville for an 11 a.m. CT tilt against the University of Tennessee.
December 5, 2013 Women's basketball game to be played one hour earlier tonight The Tennessee Tech women's basketball team will play their game versus Alcorn State tonight at 6 p.m. CT, an hour earlier than previously scheduled. The change was made today by Alcorn State.
December 5, 2013 Golden Eagle track & field season gets underway this weekend The Tennessee Tech indoor Track & Field season kicks off this weekend as the Golden Eagles head to the Saluki Fast Start Meet at Southern Illinois University. The meet will take place all day Saturday.
December 5, 2013 Tech women's basketball earns first road win at Alcorn State LORMAN, Miss. – The Tennessee Tech women’s basketball team (3-4) used balanced scoring and stifling second half defense to earn their first road win of the season as they beat Alcorn State (1-5), 66-38 on Thursday night.
December 5, 2013 Late surge falls short as Tech falls to Lipscomb in in-state battle, 87-79 NASHVILLE, Tenn. – After rallying back from double-digit deficits twice, it seemed destined that the Tennessee Tech men's basketball team would pull off its impressive comeback bid, but Lipscomb prevailed, 87-79, with late free throws down the stretch.
December 4, 2013 Duke assistant Steve Springthorpe selected as Golden Eagle soccer coach Steve Springthorpe, an assistant coach at Duke University and former head coach at North Carolina State and Fresno State, has been selected as the new women’s head soccer coach at Tennessee Tech University.
December 4, 2013 Special events and promotions planned at many Golden Eagle basketball games Special discount nights for fans from counties around the region, a holiday free-ticket offer for season ticket holders, youth nights, and many more promotions are planned in Tennessee Tech’s Eblen Center this winter during Golden Eagle basketball games.
December 4, 2013 Tennessee Tech women's basketball team looks to get first road win The Tennessee Tech women’s basketball team continues its life on the road as they head out of town to Alcorn State on Thursday at 7 p.m. CT, and the University of South Alabama on Saturday at 1:05 pm.
December 4, 2013 Golden Eagles begin four-game road swing at in-state rival Lipscomb It's road-trip time for the Tennessee Tech men's basketball team as the Golden Eagles will kick-off it's first lengthy trip away from the Eblen Center with a venture to nearby Nashville to take on in-state rival Lipscomb.
December 3, 2013 Athletics spreads holiday cheer in Cookeville Christmas Parade It’s that time of year again. The unmistakable glow of holiday lights. Decorations of another Christmas springing up from every which way. Joyous faces blanketing the streets of Cookeville on a brisk Monday evening.
December 3, 2013 Time changed for women's basketball Saturday at South Alabama The Tennessee Tech women’s basketball team will be playing at the University of South Alabama this Saturday at 1:05 p.m. CT, a change from the originally scheduled starting time of 7 p.m.
November 30, 2013 Golden Eagles survive scare, turn back Utah Valley, 74-71 Tennessee Tech got career-high scoring from Dwan Caldwell and Jordan Johnson, plus 20 points and five assists from Jeremiah Samarrippas to escape a Saturday night scare and claim a 74-71 victory over Utah Valley in Eblen Center.
November 30, 2013 Fouls sink Golden Eagles versus Ball State in last game in Las Vegas LAS VEGAS, Nev. – Fouls on the shot got the better hand of the Tennessee Tech women’s basketball team on Saturday afternoon, as they were downed by the Ball State Cardinals, 76-64.
November 29, 2013 Golden Eagle Showdown: Second-half surge not enough as Tech loses to Marquette LAS VEGAS, Nev. - A strong second half surge was not enough as the Tennessee Tech women’s basketball team (2-3) was handed a loss by the Marquette Golden Eagles, 84-64.
November 29, 2013 Golden Eagles play host to first-time opponent Utah Valley COOKEVILLE, Tenn. – In the finale of a four-game home stretch, the Tennessee Tech men's basketball team plays host to the Wolverines of Utah Valley Saturday evening. The game, which marks the final home contest Tech until Dec. 19, is set for a 7 p.m. CT start.
November 27, 2013 Rebounding, balanced scoring leads to convincing win for Golden Eagles Tennessee Tech rebounded with passion Wednesday afternoon, dominating the boards at both ends of the floor as the Golden Eagles buried East Tennessee State, 98-83, in a game that was played a day later than expected.
November 27, 2013 Golden Eagles head to South Point Thanksgiving Shootout in Las Vegas The Tennessee Tech women's basketball team returns to their road stretch of games this weekend as they head to Las Vegas, Nev. to compete in the South Point Thanksgiving Shootout. While in Las Vegas, the Golden Eagles will take on Marquette Friday at 4:30 p.m. CT, and on Saturday they will play Ball State at 2 p.m.
November 26, 2013 Hannah Goolsby earns OVC Freshman of the Week honors Tennessee Tech's Hannah Goolsby earned adidas® Ohio Valley Conference Freshman of the Week honors Tuesday for her game-winning role for the Golden Eagles Sunday.
November 26, 2013 Game vs. East Tennessee postponed until 2 p.m. Wednesday; Free admission The NCAA basketball game between Tennessee Tech and East Tennessee State, originally slated for Tuesday night, has been postponed until 2 p.m. Wednesday in Eblen Center. Admission will be free.
November 26, 2013 One of Tech's basketball legends, Lorenzo Coleman passes away at 38 One of the most legendary basketball players in Tennessee Tech history, seven-foot center Lorenzo Coleman died Sunday in Atlanta at the age of 38. Coleman was one of the most prolific shot blockers in NCAA history.
November 26, 2013 Weekly Sidelines Lunch begins Tuesday with coaches Payne, Davis The weekly Tennessee Tech Basketball Sidelines Lunch begins next Tuesday, December 3, in the Eagles Nest of the Eblen Center, featuring Golden Eagle coaches Jim Davis and Steve Payne.
November 26, 2013 Five Golden Eagles included on all-OVC football honor squads Chad Zinchini and Wesley Sherrill earned first-team honors, while a trio of Golden Eagle defensive players are second-team picks for the all-conference football team announced Tuesday by the Ohio Valley Conference.
November 25, 2013 Tech softball lends hands in helping Women Build through Habitat for Humanity The Golden Eagle softball team continued its lengthy list of community service endeavors on Saturday, participating in building a house through Habitat for Humanity.
November 25, 2013 Golden Eagles welcome in-state rival ETSU for Wednesday freebie Admission is free Wednesday afternoon when Tennessee Tech hosts East Tennessee at 2 p.m., in a game that was postponed from Tuesday night.
November 24, 2013 Henderson, Goolsby lead Tech to come-from-behind victory over Valpo Diamond Henderson scored a career-high 31 points and Hannah Goolsby added 21 as Tennessee Tech pulled out a thrilling, 84-78 come-from-behind victory Sunday afternoon over visiting Valparaiso in Eblen Center.
November 23, 2013 2013-14 track and field schedule released; Starts December 7 The Tennessee Tech track & field team will begin it's indoor season with a meet in early December as they travel to Southern Illinois University in Carbondale, Ill. for their first competition.
November 23, 2013 Golden Eagles trimmed by Milwaukee for first homecourt loss Tennessee Tech rallied from a 12-point deficit and pulled within three late in the game, but couldn't overcome some ice-cold shooting in dropping a 70-63 decision to Milwaukee Saturday night in Eblen Center.
November 23, 2013 Defending the Hoop: Golden Eagles return home to take on Valparaiso The Tennessee Tech women’s basketball team makes its lone home appearance during an otherwise six-game road swing on Sunday as they take on the Valparaiso Crusaders at 2 p.m. CT.
November 23, 2013 Golden Eagle defense gets shutout, ground game keys 34-0 OVC victory A punishing ground game and a swarming defense were keys to Tennessee Tech devouring Austin Peay, 34-0, Saturday afternoon in Tucker Stadium to send the 12 Golden Eagle seniors out on a winning note in the season finale.
November 22, 2013 One of Tech's most loyal fans, Hoke White funeral is Saturday Hoke White, one of Tennessee Tech's most loyal fans, passed away Saturday. He was a welcome guest every week in the media van as they traveled to the road games, and he added his own unique personality.
November 22, 2013 Golden Eagles look to remain unbeaten at home with Milwaukee in town COOKEVILLE, Tenn. – It's game two of a four-game home stand for the Tennessee Tech men's basketball team as the Golden Eagles will play host to the Milwaukee Panthers in a 7 p.m. bout in the Eblen Center.
November 21, 2013 First Tennessee hosts Basketball Poster games Sunday and Tuesday First Tennessee Bank will host Tennessee Tech's annual Basketball Poster Day...and Night. The women's Poster Day is Sunday against Valparaiso, while the men's Poster Night is Tuesday against East Tennessee State.
November 21, 2013 Golden Eagles cruise past Indiana-Kokomo to open homestand Tennessee Tech opened a four-game homestand in impressive fashion Thursday night, rattling the rims for a 92-39 victory over Indiana-Kokomo to improve to 2-0 in Eblen Center.
November 21, 2013 Golden Eagles plagued with fouls, turnovers in loss at Mississippi State STARKVILLE, Miss. - The Tennessee Tech women's basketball team dropped its non-conference match-up with undefeated Mississippi State on Thursday night, 90-45. The Golden Eagles move to 1-2 in the early part of the season.
November 21, 2013 Zelenock, Golden Eagle volleyball team adds four for 2014 The Golden Eagle volleyball program and head coach Dave Zelenock added four new members to the roster this week, as the 2014 recruits signed their national letters of intent. The group adds depth to every position.
November 21, 2013 Special events featured Saturday as Golden Eagles host APSU in finale It's the final game in the college careers of 12 Tennessee Tech seniors Saturday when the Golden Eagles host Austin Peay at 1:30 p.m. in Tucker Stadium.
November 21, 2013 Former Golden Eagle Corey Chamblin coaches Sunday in CFL Grey Cup Former Golden Eagle defensive back Corey Chamblin is head coach of the Saskatchewan Roughriders, who play Sunday in the Grey Cup, the championship game of the CFL. This Toronto Sun story touches on Chamblin's days at Tennessee Tech.
November 21, 2013 Military, Public Safety Appreciation Day is Saturday in Tucker Stadium All current and past members of the U.S. military are invited to be the guests of Tennessee Tech on Saturday when the Golden Eagles host their annual Military and Public Safety Appreciation Day in Tucker Stadium.
November 20, 2013 Tech basketball team returns to Eblen Center to host Indiana-Kokomo COOKEVILLE, Tenn. – Thursday evening kicks off a nice home stretch for the Tennessee Tech men's basketball team as the Golden Eagles will host the Indiana-Kokomo Cougars in a 7 p.m. CT bout in the Eblen Center.
November 19, 2013 Golden Eagles head south to take on SEC foe Mississippi State The Tennessee Tech women’s basketball team continues it road stand this week as they head to Mississippi State University on Thursday at 7 p.m. CT.
November 18, 2013 Former Tech coach John Blair to be voice of OVC Tournament webcasts Former Tennessee Tech volleyball coach John Blair will be taking time out of retirement and returning to Ohio Valley Conference volleyball in a new capacity. Blair will be the voice of the 2013 OVC Volleyball Tournament webcasts, Nov. 21-23.
November 17, 2013 Golden Eagles' comeback bid falls just short as IPFW wins 69-66 CORPUS CHRISTI, Texas – In what quickly became the theme of the Holiday Inn Downtown Marina Islanders Tournament, Sunday’s game became yet another instant classic as the Tennessee Tech men’s basketball team fell to IPFW, 69-66.
November 17, 2013 Golden Eagles look to stay in tournament title hunt with tilt against IPFW COOKEVILLE, Tenn. – Nine out of 10 times, what happens in Vegas should definitely stay in Vegas. But in this case, the Golden Eagles would love to have the same success it had in Las Vegas two years ago when Tech won the Las Vegas Classic.
November 16, 2013 Golden Eagle volleyball team downed by Southeast Missouri in season finale Following Senior Day festivities, the Tennessee Tech volleyball team took the court, and used their emotions to challenge the Southeast Missouri Redhawks. While Tech opened the match up one set, the Redhawks took the final three sets to win the match 24-26, 25-22, 25-16, 25-17.
November 16, 2013 Tech to face host Texas A&M-Corpus Christi in second game of tournament COOKEVILLE, Tenn. – Nine out of 10 times, what happens in Vegas should definitely stay in Vegas. But in this case, the Golden Eagles would love to have the same success it had in Las Vegas two years ago when Tech won the Las Vegas Classic.
November 16, 2013 Stifling defense leads Tech to 62-60 win over tournament host Islanders CORPUS CHRISTI, Texas - Suffocating defense and an offensive spark from JUCO transfer Dwan Caldwell helped lead the Tennessee Tech men's basketball team to a 62-60 victory over Texas A&M-Corpus Christi.
November 15, 2013 Tech's comeback bid falls short as UTPA wins at buzzer, 81-78 CORPUS CHRISTI, Texas - Just when overtime had become all but a certainty, the Tennesse Tech men's basketball team saw its chance at an extra period dashed as Texas-Pan America's Shaquille Boga hit a 3-pointer at the buzzer to give UTPA an 81-78 victory.
November 15, 2013 Golden Eagles to compete in Holiday Inn Downtown Marina Islanders Tournament Nine out of 10 times, what happens in Vegas should definitely stay in Vegas. But in this case, the Golden Eagles would love to have the same success it had in Las Vegas two years ago when Tech won the Las Vegas Classic.
November 14, 2013 Home Finale: Golden Eagle volleyball team to send off three on Senior Day The Tennessee Tech volleyball team will honor and thank its three seniors, Natalie Penrod, Elise Robertson and Ashleigh Hancock. The trio will don purple and gold one last time on Saturday afternoon as the Golden Eagles host Southeast Missouri.
November 13, 2013 Rogers' first NFL action could be Thursday vs. Tennessee Titans Former Tennessee Tech wide receiver Da'Rick Rogers has been added to the Indianapolis roster, and could see his first official NFL action Thursday night when the Colts play at the Tennessee Titans in LP Field.
November 12, 2013 Golden Eagles women's basketball downed by MAC foe Akron AKRON, Ohio - In a rematch from 2012-13 that looked good enough for prime time, Tennessee Tech and Mid-American Conference opponent Akron squared off in front of hundreds of screaming kids for a 9:30 a.m. "Youth Day" Game on the campus of the University of Akron.
November 12, 2013 Tech leads every set, but JSU scores final points each time for 3-0 win Tennessee Tech had a lead in every set Tuesday, and had things tied late each time, but Jacksonville State found the final points every time for a 25-22, 26-24, 25-22 OVC victory in Eblen Center.
November 12, 2013 Golden Eagles trim Loyola Ramblers, 74-69, in home opener Senior Dennis Ogbe led Tennessee Tech with 13 points and nine rebounds, helping the Golden Eagles pull out a 74-69 home opening win over Loyola Tuesday night in Eblen Center.
November 11, 2013 Unique doubleheader features volleyball, basketball Tuesday night Sports fans will get a treat Tuesday night when Tennessee Tech hosts a unique doubleheader in Eblen Center. The Golden Eagle volleyball team plays at 5:30 p.m., and fans who attend the match will receive free admission to the men's basketball game that follows.
November 11, 2013 Golden anniversary: Tech celebrates NCAA team at Tuesday's game vs. Loyola A visit to Cookeville by the Loyola Chicago basketball team on Tuesday will give Tennessee Tech a chance to celebrate the 50th anniversary of the 1963 Golden Eagle team that faced Loyola in the 1963 NCAA Tournament.
November 11, 2013 Golden Eagles to host Loyola Chicago in 2013-14 season home opener COOKEVILLE, Tenn. – Tuesday evening marks much more than just the home opener for the Tennessee Tech men's basketball team. And while that will be much of the focus of the evening beginning at 7:30 p.m., the night will be marked by two special events.
November 11, 2013 Camo uniform video unveiled; Tech will wear for Military Appreciation Day On Veteran's Day, Tennessee Tech has unveiled a new camouflage-style football uniform that the Golden Eagles will wear when it celebrates Military Appreciation Day on Saturday, Nov. 23.
November 10, 2013 Volleyball team to host Jacksonville State as part of unique doubleheader The Tennessee Tech volleyball team returns to OVC action early this week as they host Jacksonville State on Tuesday. The match will be the first action in a unique doubleheader, as the men’s basketball team will host Loyola Chicago following the match.
November 10, 2013 Golden Eagle women head to Akron for first road test of the season The Tennessee Tech women’s basketball team hits the road this week for the first time this season, heading to Ohio to challenge the Akron Zips in a non-conference game. The teams will meet Tuesday morning in a 9:30 a.m. contest.
November 10, 2013 All the way back: Marty Jones named OVC Defensive Player of the Week It was a long road back for Marty Jones, but on Sunday the Golden Eagle safety stamped his passport signifying his complete return when he was named the OVC Defensive Player of the Week.
November 10, 2013 Stone named OVC Offensive Player of the Week by College Sports Madness Tennessee Tech quarterback Darian Stone has been chosen as the Ohio Valley Conference Offensive Player of the Week by College Sports Madness, recognizing the role he played in the 41-16 Golden Eagle victory at Southeast Missouri Saturday afternoon.
November 9, 2013 Tech volleyball team defeated in final road game of the year at EIU CHARLESTON, Ill. – The Tennessee Tech volleyball team dropped their final road match of the year at the hands of Ohio Valley Conference west division leaders Eastern Illinois. The Panthers took the match in three sets, 25-17, 25-15, 25-14.
November 9, 2013 The Eblen Center defended: Golden Eagles rout Tennessee Wesleyan in season opener at home Finding offense should not be a problem for the Tennessee Tech women’s basketball team this season. In their season opener, as well as their home opener in the Eblen Center, the Golden Eagles saw 11 of 12 players who saw the court score tonight, including five who scored in double-digits.
November 9, 2013 Golden Eagle basketball team shows resilience in 72-62 loss at USF TAMPA, Fla. - Even the most spectacular skyscrapers can crumble without a good foundation and that is just what the Tennessee Tech basketball team began building in its 72-62 loss to the University of South Florida Saturday evening.
November 9, 2013 Stone, defense lead Golden Eagles to 41-16 win at SEMO; Brown ties record CAPE GIRARDEAU, Mo. -- Junior quarterback Darian Stone put together one of the finest games of his career to pace the Tennessee Tech offense, and the defense came up with three turnovers as the Golden Eagles rolled to a 41-16 Ohio Valley Conference victory Saturday afternoon at Southeast Missouri. It gave head coach Watson Brown a personal milestone.
November 8, 2013 Hoop Troop: Fan club for young Tech Basketball fans Young basketball fans are invited to join the Hoop Troop, the official kids club to follow Tennessee Tech Basketball. Now in its fourth year, the Hoop Troop is for fans ages 3 through 18, and a membership includes many benefits.
November 8, 2013 Golden Eagle volleyball team drops match-up at SIUE The Tennessee Tech women’s volleyball team was defeated at the hand of host SIU Edwardsville Cougars Friday night. SIUE took the match three sets to none, 25-15, 25-12, and 25-19.
November 7, 2013 Tech hits the road to take on SIUE, EIU in conference matches The Tennessee Tech volleyball team hits the road this weekend to take on Ohio Valley Conference west division foes SIU Edwardsville and Eastern Illinois. The Golden Eagles will take on SIUE on Friday at 7 p.m. and EIU Saturday at 2 p.m.
November 7, 2013 Golden Eagles host in-state foe Tennessee Wesleyan to open regular season The Tennessee Tech women’s basketball team opens up the 2013-14 regular season at home Saturday at 7 p.m. in the Eblen Center versus in-state foe Tennessee Wesleyan.
November 7, 2013 Brizard steps down as Golden Eagle soccer coach Daniel Brizard has resigned from his position as head soccer coach at Tennessee Tech University following four seasons with the program.
November 7, 2013 Golden Eagles set for 2013-14 season opener at South Florida With just two days remaining until the third edition of the head coach Steve Payne's Tennessee Tech basketball team kicks off the 2013-14 season, the Golden Eagles are eager to get out on the court and prove their doubters wrong.
November 6, 2013 Whitehead garners first career adidas® OVC Male Golfer of the Week honors What a way to finish the fall season! Tennessee Tech men's golfer Lee Whitehead capped a brilliant closing weekend to the Golden Eagle's fall schedule with his first career adidas® Ohio Valley Conference Male Golfer of the Week honor.
November 6, 2013 Winning tradition, history recognized as women's basketball hosts Legends Weekend A program that boasts a strong history and tradition, the Tennessee Tech women’s basketball team will host its annual Legends Weekend this weekend, including a game Saturday pitting several former champions and all-stars against each other.
November 6, 2013 Golden Eagles wrap up road schedule at Southeast Missouri Saturday Looking to finish the season strong, the Tennessee Tech football squad hits the road once again this weekend, this time facing Southeast Missouri in the Golden Eagles' final road contest of the 2013 season.
November 5, 2013 Tech women to host Truett-McConnell in exhibition game Tuesday night The 2013-14 basketball season officially begins Tuesday night at Tennessee Tech as the Golden Eagle women’s basketball team hosts Truett-McConnell in an exhibition match at 7 p.m. CT in Eblen Center.
November 5, 2013 Let's get it started: Golden Eagles run past Truett-McConnell in exhibition action It was a team effort. All 12 players scored, 10 grabbed rebounds and eight different Golden Eagles had assists as Tennessee Tech posted a 93-54 victory over Truett-McConnell Tuesday night in exhibition action in Eblen Center.
November 5, 2013 Golden Eagles collect third top five finish with fourth place in Sapphire, N.C. SAPPHIRE, N.C. - For the third time this fall season the Tennessee Tech men's golf team cracked the top five in an event. The Golden Eagles nabbed a fourth place finish at the Hummingbird Invitational hosted by Western Carolina Tuesday evening.
November 4, 2013 Tech men's golf team remains in third after second round of Hummingbird Classic SAPPHIRE, N.C. - With just one round separating the Tennessee Tech men's golf team from its winter break, the Golden Eagles are sitting right where they want to, tied for third place in the Hummingbird Classic in Sapphire, N.C.
November 3, 2013 Golden Eagles in third after first round in Sapphire, N.C. SAPPHIRE, N.C. - The Tennessee Tech men's golf team accomplished exactly what it was hoping to Sunday morning, getting off to a hot start at the Hummingbird Intercollegiate in Sapphire, N.C.
November 2, 2013 Despite hot start, Golden Eagles drop OVC match to Eastern Kentucky Despite opening up aggressively on offense, it just was not enough as the Tennessee Tech volleyball team lost the Ohio Valley Conference match with Eastern Kentucky, 3-0.
November 2, 2013 Men's golf team to wrap up fall season at the Hummingbird Intercollegiate SAPPHIRE, N.C. – It's the final event of the fall season for the Tennessee Tech men's golf team as the Golden Eagles will head east for the Hummingbird Intercollegiate hosted by Western Carolina.
November 2, 2013 Greene, Cline pace Tech runners in OVC Championships MOREHEAD, Ky. -- Led by seniors John Greene and Rebecca Cline, the Tennessee Tech cross country teams wrapped up the 2013 season Saturday at the OVC Championships.
November 2, 2013 Offense, punt returns add up to 56-21 OVC win for No. 2 EIU over Tech CHARLESTON, Ill. -- Tennessee Tech found out Saturday just how good the No. 2 ranked Eastern Illinois Panthers are this season, falling 56-21 as the hosts used a potent passing attack and two punt returns for touchdowns to stay unbeaten in OVC play.
November 1, 2013 Golden Eagle runners to race Saturday in OVC Championships Seven Golden Eagle seniors run their final race for Tennessee Tech Saturday at the Ohio Valley Conference Championships in Morehead, Ky., but all will cherish memories of their team throughout their lives.
November 1, 2013 Gutsy effort not enough as Tech drops match to OVC-leading Morehead State Fight. Scrappy. Aggressive. Words to describe the effort and play of the Tennessee Tech volleyball team Friday night as it took on the Ohio Valley Conference leading Morehead State Eagles. Morehead State won the match, 3-0, but it was not a simple win.
November 1, 2013 Hall of Fame runner to compete in Ironman Florida Saturday Dena Adams Fairley was a standout distance runner at Tennessee Tech in the mid 90s, and in 2009 was inducted into the TTU Sports Hall of Fame. On Saturday, she will compete in the grueling Ironman Florida.
November 1, 2013 Golden Eagle tennis team concludes fall season at Winthrop Fall Invitational ROCK HILL, S.C. - It's the beginning of the end of the fall season for the Tennessee Tech tennis team as the Golden Eagles head to South Carolina for the Winthrop Fall Invitational from Friday, Nov. 1 to Sunday, Nov. 3.
November 1, 2013 Tech tennis team claims another consolation championship, closes out fall season ROCK HILL, S.C. – The Tennessee Tech tennis team put together a solid finish to its fall season over the weekend, claiming its second consolation championship in as many weeks while competing at the Winthrop Invitational.
November 1, 2013 Tech ends 2013 campaign with 2-0 loss at Belmont NASHVILLE, Tenn. – The Tennessee Tech soccer team had its hands full at Belmont University, having to hold off 24 Bruin shots in a 2-0 defeat to close out the 2013 season.
November 1, 2013 Watson Brown Show Player Profile segment avaliable: Jimmy Laughlin Fourteen Tennessee Tech football players will be highlighted during a two-minute Player Profile segment on each Watson Brown Show this season.
October 31, 2013 Senior CLASS Award® names Ogbe one of 30 candidates for 2013-14 Just two days after earning the Ohio Valley Conference Scholar-Athlete Award, Tennessee Tech men's basketball senior forward Dennis Ogbe was named as a candidate for the Senior CLASS Award®.
October 31, 2013 Soccer team heads to Belmont Friday for regular season finale The Tennessee Tech soccer team wraps up the 2013 campaign Friday, traveling to Belmont for the squad's lone affair of the weekend.
October 31, 2013 Volleyball team returns home to host Morehead State, Eastern Kentucky The Tennessee Tech volleyball team returns home this weekend for two Ohio Valley Conference matches, hosting Morehead State Friday night and Eastern Kentucky Saturday afternoon.
October 31, 2013 Road challenge: Golden Eagles visit No. 2 Eastern Illinois Saturday at noon The Tennessee Tech football team faces one of the biggest challenges of the season Saturday when the Golden Eagle line up against the No. 2 ranked team in the Football Championship Subdivision, Eastern Illinois.
October 30, 2013 Fans have rollicking good time at Purple Palooza (and players, too) It's difficult to determine just who had the most fun Tuesday night at Tennessee Tech's Halloween-themed Purple Palooza, the fans in the stands or the players on the floor. Costumes were fantastic, and the teams gt a chance to show off some of their ball skills.
October 29, 2013 Tech soccer team leads National Walk to School Day at Northeast Elementary The Tennessee Tech soccer team continues to make an impact within the community, adding to an already lengthy list of community service endeavors.
October 28, 2013 Ogbe honored with Ohio Valley Conference Scholar-Athlete Award Highly decorated both on and off the hardwood, Tennessee Tech men's basketball senior Dennis Ogbe added another prestigious honor to his resume Tuesday, earning one of just six Ohio Valley Conference Scholar-Athlete Awards.
October 28, 2013 Tech tennis team grabs consolation title off racket of Jain in Elon, N.C. ELON, N.C. – Another event led to another solid showing by the Tennessee Tech tennis team over the weekend, as the Golden Eagles tangled in the east at the Elon Fall Invitational in Elon, N.C.
October 27, 2013 Fans can select their seats Tuesday at Purple Palooza Fans will have a new option Tuesday at Tennessee Tech’s second annual Purple Palooza showcasing the women’s and men’s basketball teams. They can select their seat for purchasing season tickets, as available seats will be marked. The event begins at 6 p.m. with trick-or-treating in the Eblen Center.
October 27, 2013 Golden Eagles see second half lead evaporate in 3-1 loss on Senior Day Momentum shifted quickly in the Tennessee Tech soccer team’s final home match of the 2013 campaign, as Eastern Kentucky used a trio of late goals to spoil the Golden Eagles' Senior Day with a 3-1 comeback win.
October 26, 2013 Gamecocks control tempo, hand Tech 34-14 Homecoming loss Jacksonville State controlled the tempo of the game and tarnished Tennessee Tech’s homecoming game Saturday in Tucker Stadium as the Gamecocks used a balanced attack to forge a 34-14 Ohio Valley Conference victory in front of 8,953 spirited fans.
October 25, 2013 Golden Eagles and Bruins meet up for second time this season Just 11 days ago the Tennessee Tech volleyball team hosted the Belmont Bruins in what ended up being a hot-hitting outing for the guests. This time around, the Bruins host the Golden Eagles in a 6 p.m. CDT Ohio Valley Conference match.
October 25, 2013 Golden Eagles upended 1-0 in crucial late-season battle with Morehead State Despite chilly temperatures, fans flocked in full force to Tech Soccer Field to witness the Tennessee Tech soccer team for one of the last times in the 2013 campaign.
October 25, 2013 Hall of Fame inductions tap standouts from five different sports The annual Sports Hall of Fame Dinner and Induction Ceremony on Friday night honored five former Tennessee Tech student-athletes from five different sports.
October 25, 2013 Golden Eagles tripped up in four sets at OVC rival Belmont The Tennessee Tech volleyball team put up a fight Friday night, led by 11 kills each from Ellen Conti and Cody Dodd, but couldn't prevent host Belmont from winning its fifth consecutive match. The Bruins won, 3-1.
October 25, 2013 Tech tennis team to compete in Elon Fall Invitational in North Carolina ELON, N.C. - The Tennessee Tech tennis team will once again hit the courts, heading to the Elon Fall Invitational in Elon, N.C. Friday, Oct. 25. The tournament will run from Friday morning until Sunday, Oct. 27.
October 24, 2013 Tech athletes score high in latest NCAA Graduation Success Rate report For the third consecutive year, Tennessee Tech has seen an increase in the school's Graduation Success Rate (GSR) for student-athletes, nearly every team has posted a GSR above the national average, and the Federal Graduation Rate (FGR) is above the national average.
October 24, 2013 Soccer team welcomes Morehead State, Eastern Kentucky for weekend showdowns With just three matches remaining in the regular season, the Tennessee Tech soccer team gets set for a pair of home tilts this weekend in its final bid at making the Ohio Valley Conference postseason tournament.
October 24, 2013 Watson Brown Show Player Profile segment available: James Normand Fourteen Tennessee Tech football players will be highlighted during a two-minute Player Profile segment on each Watson Brown Show this season.
October 23, 2013 Start times for 2013-14 Golden Eagle basketball games announced Tennessee Tech has announced starting times for all Golden Eagle basketball games during the 2013-14 season, home and away. The season begins Tuesday, Nov. 5, with a women's exhibition game against Truett-McConnell at 7 p.m CT.
October 23, 2013 Damien Kinloch to be inducted into TTU Sports Hall of Fame Friday night A two-time first-team all-OVC and all-region selection, Damien Kinloch had a huge impact on the Tennessee Tech basketball program during his two seasons on the roster. Kinloch is one of five persons who will be inducted Friday night into the TTU Sports Hall of Fame.
October 22, 2013 Midweek match pits the Golden Eagle volleyball team versus the TSU Tigers The Tennessee Tech volleyball team looks to make a quick turn around as they are back in action on Tuesday night. They will travel to Tennessee State for a 6 p.m. CDT match.
October 22, 2013 Golden Eagle head coach Steve Payne takes in 2013-14 OVC Basketball Media Day NASHVILLE, Tenn. -- With just a few weeks left before the opening tip of the 2013-14 basketball season, the Tennessee Tech men's basketball team was represented at the Ohio Valley Conference Basketball Media Day Tuesday afternoon.
October 22, 2013 Golden Eagle volleyball team downed by TSU during midweek match NASHVILLE, Tenn. -- The Tennessee tech volleyball team was downed by Tennessee State on Tuesday night in an Ohio Valley Conference matchup. Tennessee State won the match in three sets, 25-17, 25-20, 25-18.
October 22, 2013 Tech women's golf team concludes fall schedule with ninth place finish at MTSU MURFREESBORO, Tenn. – Consistency was the key to the tournament for the Tennessee Tech women's golf team as the Golden Eagles finished its final event of the fall, the MTSU Blue Raider Invitational, in ninth place.
October 22, 2013 HOMECOMING: Golden Eagles host Jacksonville State Saturday One of the most special days on the Tennessee Tech campus has arrived as the Golden Eagle football team hosts always-tough Jacksonville State for the school’s 83rd annual Homecoming game. Kickoff Saturday in Tucker Stadium is at 1:30 p.m.
October 22, 2013 Watson Brown Show Player Profile segment avaliable: Bill Dillard Fourteen Tennessee Tech football players will be highlighted during a two-minute Player Profile segment on each Watson Brown Show this season.
October 21, 2013 Lupita Hernandez York to be inducted into TTU Sports Hall of Fame Friday night Lupita Hernandez was a four-time all-OVC tennis player, a two-time OVC Player of the Year selection, and shared the 2002 honor as Tennessee Tech’s Outstanding Female Athlete. She is one of five persons who will be inducted Friday into the TTU Sports Hall of Fame.
October 21, 2013 Tech women's golf team ninth after Day One at MTSU Blue Raider Invitational MURFREESBORO, Tenn. - With 18 holes still remaining at the MTSU Blue Raider Invitational, the Tennessee Tech women's golf team looks poised to do some climbing after finishing ninth through two rounds Monday evening.
October 21, 2013 Golden Eagle tennis team puts up strong showing at Grizzly Open LAWRENCEVILLE, Ga. – There were solid results across the board for the Tennessee Tech tennis team this past weekend, as several Golden Eagles left it all out on the court at the Grizzly Open hosted by Georgia Gwinnett College.
October 20, 2013 Golden Eagle soccer shut out 1-0 in crucial OVC clash at SEMO CAPE GIRARDEAU, Mo. – Locked up in a defensive battle at Southeast Missouri, the Tennessee Tech soccer team was unable to escape with a victory, falling 1-0, Sunday afternoon in a sun-splashed Houck Stadium.
October 20, 2013 Golden Eagles wrap up fall season at MTSU Blue Raider Invitational MURFREESBORO, Tenn. – It's the final event of the fall for the Tennessee Tech women's golf team, and the Golden Eagles look poised to finish things off with a strong showing at the MTSU Blue Raider Invitational.
October 19, 2013 Golden Eagle runners finish fourth at Evansville, Greene and Cline lead the way John Greene captured seventh place in the men’s race and Rebecca Cline claimed 12th place and both of Tennessee Tech’s cross country team finished in fourth place among the Division I teams competing Saturday at the Evansville Invitational.
October 19, 2013 Smith hits career mark, Golden Eagles drop OVC match-up at Morehead State MOREHEAD, Ky. – Junior Courtney Smith reached a career milestone on Saturday afternoon despite the Tennessee Tech volleyball team dropping the match to Ohio Valley Conference powerhouse Morehead State in three sets, 25-15, 25-16, 25-19.
October 19, 2013 Colonels grab 24-10 victory over Golden Eagles despite solid defensive outing RICHMOND, Ky. -- The Tennessee Tech defense did what it could Saturday to give the Golden Eagles a chance against Eastern Kentucky. The offense, however, never found consistency and the host Colonels took advantage for a 24-10 Ohio Valley Conference victory for EKU's Homecoming in Kidd Stadium.
October 18, 2013 Tech’s heroic comeback not enough as Golden Eagles downed in double OT Ultimately a miraculous comeback staged by the Tennessee Tech soccer team wasn’t enough Friday afternoon at an overflowing Tech Soccer Field, as the Golden Eagles (3-11-1, 1-4-1) were edged 2-1 in double-overtime by the defending OVC champions, UT Martin.
October 18, 2013 Golden Eagle volleyball team drops road match at Eastern Kentucky The Tennessee Tech volleyball team dropped its Ohio Valley Conference match at Eastern Kentucky on Friday night as the host Colonels won in three sets, 25-16, 25-14, 25-19.
October 18, 2013 Golden Eagle tennis heads south for Grizzly Open in Lawrenceville, Ga. LAWRENCEVILLE, Ga. - After a solid showing at the USTA/ITA Regional Championships, the Tennessee Tech tennis team will hit the courts again this weekend as it travels south to Lawrenceville, Ga. for the Grizzly Open.
October 17, 2013 Wes Gallagher to be inducted into TTU Sports Hall of Fame Oct. 25 Wes Gallagher, the only football player in school history to earn both All-America and Academic All-America honors, is one of five persons who will be inducted Oct. 25 into the TTU Sports Hall of Fame.
October 17, 2013 Final tuneup before OVC meet is Saturday running at Evansville Invitational The Tennessee Tech men's and women's cross country teams will race in the Evansville Invitational Saturday morning, the final tuneup for the Golden Eagles before the OVC Championships early next month.
October 16, 2013 Golden Eagle volleyball team travels to Eastern Kentucky, Morehead State The Tennessee Tech volleyball team hits the road this weekend for two Ohio Valley Conferences match-ups as it travels to Eastern Kentucky and Morehead State. The team will play EKU Friday night at 6 p.m. CDT and Morehead State at 1 p.m. on Saturday.
October 16, 2013 Joetta Clark Diggs inspires Tech athletes as part of Leaders for Life Program COOKEVILLE, Tenn. – What does it take to be a champion? The most common responses might include a strong work ethic, athletic ability, and lots and lots of practice. And that all plays a part.
October 16, 2013 Tech duo named to Preseason All-OVC team; Golden Eagles picked first in east NASHVILLE, Tenn. -- With just two weeks left until the tipoff of the 2013-14 season, two members of the Tennessee Tech women’s basketball team have been named to the Preseason All-Ohio Valley Conference team and the Golden Eagles are top choice in the OVC East.
October 16, 2013 Tech soccer team keens in on crucial stretch; hosts UTM on Friday, at SEMO on Sunday With just five matches remaining in the 2013 Ohio Valley Conference season, the Tennessee Tech soccer team marches into a critical weekend of action as the Golden Eagles (3-10-1, 1-3-1) prepare for a pair of conference battles.
October 16, 2013 Golden Eagles visit Eastern Kentucky for Colonels' Homecoming game It's a tough place to win and a difficult opponent to do it against, but the Tennessee Tech football team heads to Richmond, Ky., this weekend to challenge Eastern Kentucky in Roy Kidd Stadium as the Golden Eagles seek their first Ohio Valley Conference victory of the 2013 season. Kickoff Saturday is at 2 p.m. CDT.
October 15, 2013 Stephanie Dallmann to be inducted into TTU Sports Hall of Fame Oct. 25 Stephanie Dallmann rewrote the Tennessee Tech softball record books during her glittering, four-year career for the Golden Eagles. Dallmann is one of five persons who will be inducted Oct. 25 into the TTU Sports Hall of Fame.
October 15, 2013 Thomas cracks top five again, leads Tech to sixth place finish HOPKINSVILLE, Ky. – That's two straight weeks of all-tournament honors for Mitch Thomas as the sophomore led the Tennessee Tech men's golf team to a sixth place finish at the F&M Bank APSU Intercollegiate Tuesday afternoon.
October 15, 2013 Robertson nabs second straight top 10, Golden Eagles take eighth CLARKSVILLE, Tenn. – Youth has proved to be an advantage for the Tennessee Tech women's golf team this season, as freshman Whitney Robertson collected her second consecutive top 10 finish and the Golden Eagles placed eighth at the F&M Bank APSU Intercollegiate.
October 15, 2013 Golden Eagle baseball team to host Alumni Event Saturday, Oct. 26 The Tennessee Tech baseball team is joining this year's Homecoming festivities, hosting its annual alumni event on Saturday, Oct. 26 beginning at 10 a.m. CDT at Quillen Field at Bush Stadium at the Averitt Express Baseball Complex.
October 14, 2013 Leaders for Life program features former Olympian Joetta Clark Diggs A four-time Olympian and a highly sought-after motivational and inspirational speaker, Joetta Clark Diggs will be the guest speaker at the Dr. M. Dianne Murphy Leaders for Life program at Tennessee Tech University Wednesday. She will address Tech's female student-athletes, and the event is also open to the public.
October 14, 2013 Golden Eagles tied for sixth through two rounds at The Links at Novadell HOPKINSVILLE, Ky. - As head coach Polk Brown predicted, there were plenty of birdies up for grabs at the F&M Bank APSU Intercollegiate and the Tennessee Tech men's golf team took advantage, tying for sixth place through the event's first two rounds.
October 14, 2013 Golden Eagles eighth after first round at F&M Bank APSU Intercollegiate CLARKSVILLE, Tenn. - There will be plenty of time for reflection and game planning for the Tennessee Tech women's golf team before Tuesday's final round of the F&M APSU Intercollegiate as the event poses just 36 holes over two days.
October 14, 2013 He does it again: Chad Zinchini National FCS Punter of the Week Tennessee Tech punter Chad Zinchini has been named - again - as the National Punter of the Week by the College Football Performance Awards (CFPA).
October 13, 2013 Tech men's golf team makes its way to F&M Bank APSU Intercollegiate HOPKINSVILLE, Ky. – Momentum is sure to be a key to the week for the Tennessee Tech men's golf team, as the Golden Eagles head to the F&M Bank APSU Intercollegiate in Hopkinsville, Ky. Monday morning.
October 13, 2013 Golden Eagle ‘fan experience’ will be top priority at Eblen Center basketball games Customer service leading to a fantastic fan experience will be the top priority this season in Tennessee Tech’s Eblen Center for fans cheering for the Golden Eagle women’s and men’s basketball teams.
October 13, 2013 Tech women's golf team joins eight OVC teams at F&M Bank APSU Intercollegiate CLARKSVILLE, Tenn. – In the second of what amounts to three consecutive weeks of golf, the Tennessee Tech women's golf team will grab its clubs and head west as the Golden Eagles participate in the F&M Bank APSU Intercollegiate.
October 13, 2013 Brown, defense shuts out Jax State, leads Tech soccer team to 0-0 tie JACKSONVILLE, Ala. – The Tennessee Tech soccer team played the role of spoiler at Jacksonville State’s homecoming weekend Sunday afternoon, forcing the Gamecocks to a 0-0 draw after two extra periods could not decide a winner.
October 13, 2013 Golden Eagle baseball team releases fall intrasquad scrimmage schedule The Tennessee Tech baseball team has announced its schedule of fall intrasquad scrimmages, encouraging all Golden Eagle fans to attend when they can and catch a glimpse of this year's team.
October 12, 2013 Kylie Crouch to be inducted into TTU Sports Hall of Fame Oct. 25 Instrumental in Tennessee Tech winning back-to-back Ohio Valley Conference women's golf championships in 2000 and 2001, Kylie Crouch is one of five persons who will be inducted Oct. 25 into the TTU Sports Hall of Fame.
October 12, 2013 Purple Palooza adds trick-or-treating, costume contests and more Oct. 29 Scheduled for just two nights before Halloween, Tennessee Tech's second annual Purple Palooza on Tuesday, Oct. 29, is adding some fun, new elements and community and student groups are invited to participate to add to the event and for a chance to win some one-of-a-kind prizes.
October 12, 2013 Tech volleyball team unable to handle hot-hitting Bruins The Tennessee Tech volleyball team was unable to handle the hot-hitting Belmont Bruins Saturday afternoon, dropping an Ohio Valley Conference match, three sets to none, 25-17, 25-12, 25-14.
October 11, 2013 Tech volleyball team suffers setback at the hands of Tennessee State The Tennessee Tech volleyball team suffered a setback at the hands of Tennessee State Friday night, as the Golden Eagles were downed 25-16, 25-17, 25-17.
October 11, 2013 Tech tennis team at USTA/ITA Regional Championships in Knoxville KNOXVILLE, Tenn. - The Tennessee Tech tennis team is back in action Friday morning as the Golden Eagles head east for the USTA/ITA Regional Championships in Knoxville, Tenn. This marks the second time in three years that the University of Tennessee will host the event.
October 11, 2013 Tech tennis team collects early success at USTA/ITA Regional Championships KNOXVILLE, Tenn. – The Tennessee Tech tennis team was back in action this past weekend, as the Golden Eagles participated in the USTA/ITA Regional Championships hosted by the University of Tennessee in Knoxville.
October 10, 2013 Golden Eagle volleyball team to host Tennessee State and Belmont The Tennessee Tech volleyball team returns home this weekend to take on Ohio Valley Conference East Division opponents Tennessee State and Belmont. The Golden Eagles will host the Tigers on Friday night at 7 p.m. CDT and the Bruins on Saturday afternoon at 2 p.m.
October 10, 2013 Golden Eagle softball set to put lid on impressive fall campaign The Tennessee Tech softball team wraps up what has been a successful 2013 fall slate on Friday, as the Golden Eagles travel to Knoxville to square off against the defending College World Series runner-up in the University of Tennessee.
October 10, 2013 Golden Eagles soar down to Jacksonville State for lone OVC clash of weekend The Tennessee Tech soccer team prepares themselves for a lighter week of action, as the Golden Eagles (3-10-0, 1-3-0) take aim at Jacksonville State on Sunday, Oct. 13 for the team’s only match of the weekend.
October 10, 2013 Second half comeback bid falls short, Golden Eagles trimmed by UT Martin Tennessee Tech's comeback bid fell short for the second straight week as UT Martin defeated the Golden Eagles, 28-17,Thursday night despite a solid second half by TTU defense.
October 9, 2013 Golden Eagle basketball team to be honored at halftime Thursday The Tennessee Tech women’s basketball team is going to be honored for its 2012-13 Ohio Valley Conference regular season championship on Thursday during halftime of the football game versus UT Martin.
October 9, 2013 OVC launches fun, new fan-focused blog at OVCextra.com The Ohio Valley Conference has launched of a new fan-focused blog, www.ovcextra.com, which features compelling, offbeat, and social media-sourced content from around the league.
October 9, 2013 Mitch Thomas earns first adidas® OVC Male Golfer of the Week honors It's been a whirlwind week for sophomore golfer Mitch Thomas. The Knoxville native led the Tennessee Tech men's golf team to a fourth-place finish at the Bearcat Invitational Tuesday and earned adidas® OVC Male Golfer of the Week honors on Wednesday.
October 9, 2013 Tech baseball team volunteers at Prescott South Middle School Mega Sports Day The Tennessee Tech baseball team was active in the community once again over the weekend, volunteering the Prescott South Middle School Mega Sports Day.
October 9, 2013 Watson Brown Show Player Profile segment avaliable Fourteen Tennessee Tech football players will be highlighted during a two-minute Player Profile segment on each Watson Brown Show this season.
October 8, 2013 Freshmen lead Golden Eagles to fifth place at CSU Wendy's Invitational MOUNT PLEASANT, S.C. - A pair of newbies proved to be just the ticket for the Tennessee Tech women's golf team as Whitney Robertson and Lydia Triplett sparked the Golden Eagles to a fifth place finish in the CSU Wendy's Invitational.
October 8, 2013 Golden Eagle basketball season ticket sales in high gear With just one month remaining before the regular season opens in Eblen Center, Tennessee Tech Athletics has shifted into high gear with its 2013-14 basketball season ticket sales.
October 8, 2013 Thomas cruises to second, helps Tech grab fourth at Bearcat Invitational HEBRON, Ky. - One of the toughest things to do in sports is lead a golf tournament wire-to-wire. The Tennessee Tech men's golf team couldn't quite pull off the amazing feat at the Bearcat Invitational, but the Golden Eagles salvaged an impressive fourth place finish in the 16-team event.
October 8, 2013 Golden Eagles expecting enthusiastic effort Thursday vs. UT Martin At the core of Thursday night’s game is what promises to be a knock-down, drag-out, fight-to-the-finish Ohio Valley Conference game between the UT Martin Skyhawks and the Tennessee Tech Golden Eagles. Appropriately, it's Golden Eagle Blackout II in Tucker Stadium.
October 7, 2013 Golden Eagles in sixth at sopping wet CSU Wendy's Invitational MOUNT PLEASANT, S.C. - Through 36 holes, things are looking good for the Tennessee Tech women's golf team as the Golden Eagles sit in sixth place with plenty of room to move up at the CSU Wendy's Invitational.
October 7, 2013 Golden Eagles soar to top after first round of Bearcat Invitational Off the power of huge first rounds from Mitch Thomas (first place) and Lee Whitehead (tied for second), the Tennessee Tech men's golf team sits atop the leaderboard after 18 holes at the Bearcat Invitational.
October 7, 2013 Golden Eagle Blackout II is Thursday night vs. UT Martin The team will be decked out in black uniforms, fans are encouraged to wear black, and the first 2,500 fans receive a free tee shirt Thursday night - black, of course - when Tennessee Tech hosts Golden Eagle Blackout II in Tucker Stadium.
October 6, 2013 Today's soccer webstream on OVC Digital Network cancelled, match still on Due to impending rain for this afternoon’s conference match between Murray State and Tennessee Tech, the webstream on the OVC Digital Network will be cancelled.
October 6, 2013 Golden Eagle slow start proves costly in 3-0 loss to Murray State Amidst an overcast and at times stormy afternoon at Tech Soccer Field, the Tennessee Tech soccer team dropped its third straight Ohio Valley Conference match, 3-0, to Murray State.
October 6, 2013 Tech men's golf team travels north for Bearcat Invitational in Hebron, Ky. HEBRON, Ky. – Despite the threat of early inclement weather, the Tennessee Tech men's golf team will return to action Monday morning as the Golden Eagles travel north for the 2013 Bearcat Invitational hosted by the University of the Cincinnati.
October 6, 2013 Tech women's golf team back in action at the CSU Wendy's Invitational MOUNT PLEASANT, S.C. – For the first time in nearly three weeks, the Tennessee Tech women's golf team will hit the links as it prepares for the CSU Wendy's Invitational hosted by Charleston Southern University.
October 5, 2013 Saturday's cross country assignment: Jacksonville State Foothills Invitational The Tennessee Tech women's and men's cross country teams will venture South this weekend to run Saturday in the Jacksonville State Foothills Invitational.
October 5, 2013 Golden Eagle teams both finish third at Foothills; John Greene places first Senior John Greene took first place individually and the Tennessee Tech cross country teams both finished in third place at the Jacksonville State Foothills Invitational Saturday morning.
October 5, 2013 Golden Eagles face OVC road challenge at Murray State Saturday It's "go time" for the Tennessee Tech football team, which hits the road for a contest Saturday at Murray State in search of its first Ohio Valley Conference victory of the 2013 season.
October 5, 2013 Gutsy effort not quite enough as Golden Eagles fall by 11 at Murray State MURRAY, Ky. - Murray State took advantage of some early opportunities to build a commanding lead, then held on against a gutsy Tennessee Tech comeback effort to claim a 35-24 OVC victory Saturday in Stewart Stadium.
October 4, 2013 Tech soccer runs up against strong Austin Peay attack in 5-0 home loss Tennessee Tech soccer team’s first Ohio Valley Conference battle at home turned south for the Golden Eagles, as Austin Peay lit up the scoreboard in handing TTU (3-9-0, 1-2-0) a 5-0 loss in front of a full house at Tech Soccer Field.
October 4, 2013 Tech volleyball team wins five-set thriller at UT Martin MARTIN, Tenn. – The Tennessee Tech volleyball team won its first Ohio Valley Conference match of the season in exciting fashion Friday night, downing host UT Martin in five sets.
October 3, 2013 Tech volleyball team looks for OVC win versus UT Martin The Tennessee Tech volleyball team heads to UT Martin Friday to take on the Skyhawks at 7 p.m. CDT in an Ohio Valley Conference match. The Golden Eagles head west looking to capture their first OVC win of the season.
October 3, 2013 Golden Eagle soccer back in Cookeville for season’s first OVC action at home With the Tennessee Tech soccer team locked up in the heart of the 2013 Ohio Valley Conference schedule, the Golden Eagles return home for a pair of matchups this weekend.
October 3, 2013 Golden Eagle James Normand chosen as NFF National Scholar-Athlete Selected among the best and brightest from the college gridiron, Tennessee Tech senior center James Normand is a finalist on the list of candidates for the 2013 National Football Foundation Scholar-Athlete Award.
October 1, 2013 Thomas cracks top 15, leads Tech to eighth-place finish in Murray, Ky. MURRAY, Ky. - The comeback wasn't in the cards, but the Tennessee Tech men's golf team still managed to finish strong at the Miller Memorial Invitational Tuesday afternoon, tying for eighth place behind the steady play of sophomore Mitch Thomas.
October 1, 2013 Golden Eagle volleyball drops midweek match-up with Jacksonville State The Tennessee Tech volleyball team dropped it's midweek match-up with Ohio Valley Conference opponent Jacksonville State 3-0 on Tuesday night. The Gamecocks won 25-20, 25-18, 25-19 to wrap-up the competition.
September 30, 2013 Golden Eagle volleyball team back in action at Jacksonville State The Tennessee Tech volleyball team returns to Ohio Valley Conference action early this week as they travel to Jacksonville State to take on the Gamecocks on Tuesday at 6 p.m. CDT. The Golden Eagles are looking to rebound after going 0-2 this past weekend against OVC opponents Murray State and Austin Peay.
September 30, 2013 Men's golf team eighth after first two rounds of Miller Memorial Invitational MURRAY, Ky. - Two rounds through its first action in two weeks, the Tennessee Tech men's golf team has already experienced a load of ups and downs at the Miller Memorial Invitational.
September 30, 2013 Johnson selected as College Sporting News National All-Star of the Week Tennessee Tech senior defensive tackle Jordan Johnson was named Monday as a National All-Star of the Week by College Sporting News, one of just five players selected. Johnson played a key role in Tech's one-point win over Indiana State.
September 29, 2013 Golden Eagles tripped up by Eastern Illinois for first OVC defeat of 2013 CHARLESTION, Ill. – The Golden Eagle soccer team ends its first weekend of Ohio Valley Conference action with a split, after falling on the road to Eastern Illinois, 4-2.
September 29, 2013 Tech men's golf team back in action with trip to Miller Memorial Invitational MURRAY, Ky. – Following nearly two weeks of inactivity, the Tennessee Tech men's golf team will return to the golf course Monday morning as it heads northwest for the 10th annual Miller Memorial Invitational hosted by Murray State.
September 29, 2013 Esteban shines for Golden Eagles at UTC/Steve Baras Fall Classic CHATTANOOGA, Tenn. - The Tennessee Tech tennis team is starting to find its groove, as the Golden Eagles posted several singles and doubles victories over the weekend at the UTC/Steve Baras Fall Classic hosted by Chattanooga.
September 29, 2013 Johnson, Huguely receive OVC Weekly Player of the Week honors Senior Jordan Johnson is the Ohio Valley Conference Special Teams Player of the Week, while junior James Huguely is the co-Defensive Player of the Week, for their roles in Tech's 38-37 win over Indiana State Saturday night.
September 28, 2013 Golden Eagle runners to compete at Charlotte Invitational Saturday A large, challenging field awaits Saturday when the Tennessee Tech cross country teams compete at the Charlotte Invitational. Coach Tony Cox's teams have not competed in two weeks, and hope to be fresh for the races.
September 28, 2013 Golden Eagle men 10th, women 11th at Charlotte Invitational John Greene led the Tennessee Tech men's team while Rebecca Cline was the top finisher for the Golden Eagle women Saturday at the Charlotte Invitational. Eight Tech runners established new career-best times during the meet.
September 28, 2013 Another close one for Golden Eagles, but Austin Peay edges Tech 3-1 The Golden Eagle volleyball team fell to Austin Peay in an Ohio Valley Conference match up Saturday afternoon. Tech was able to snag set two, but lost in four sets to the Lady Govs.
September 28, 2013 Davis directs game-winning drive, Golden Eagles pull out one-point victory Freshman quarterback Jared Davis directed a 77-yard scoring drive in the game's final five minutes to lift Tennessee Tech to a 38-37 victory Saturday night over Indiana State on Faith, Family & Youth Night in Tucker Stadium.
September 27, 2013 Tech tennis team makes trip to 31st UTC Steve Baras Fall Classic CHATTANOOGA, Tenn. - After nearly 10 days without an event, the Tennessee Tech tennis team will return to action Friday as the Golden Eagles make their way to the UTC/Baras Fall Classic at the Champions Club.
September 27, 2013 Tech soccer team cools off scorching SIUE to begin OVC campaign EDWARDSVILLE, Ill. - The Tennessee Tech soccer team smacked an exclamation point next to its Ohio Valley Conference opener Friday, coming away with a dramatic 1-0 win on the road at SIU Edwardsville.
September 27, 2013 Exciting, five-set match slips away; Golden Eagles fall to Murray State, 3-2 The Tennessee Tech volleyball team fell to a feisty Murray State squad in a thrilling, five-set battle to open Ohio Valley Conference play Friday night. In front of a crowd of about 650, Tech fought tooth-and-nail for a home victory, but fell just short in set five.
September 27, 2013 Golden Eagle coach Watson Brown featured in Tennessean story Vanderbilt and UAB clash on Saturday. Tennessee Tech coach Watson Brown had a major impact on both football programs. Tennessean sportswriter Nick Cole examines Brown's role in each school's grid history.
September 26, 2013 Where have they landed? Wayne Anderson This season on The Watson Brown Show, a new segment has been added. "Where have they landed?" focuses on 15 former student-athletes and where their lives have led them following their Tech careers.
September 26, 2013 Golden Eagle baseball team plays host to scouts of Major League Baseball Representing 13 of the 30 clubs of Major League Baseball, several scouts were on had at Bush Stadium at the Averitt Express Baseball Complex Thursday afternoon for the Tenneessee Tech baseball team's annual Pro Scout Day.
September 26, 2013 Golden Eagles welcome Indiana State Sycamores for first-ever meeting Tennessee Tech will welcome the Indiana State Sycamores to campus this weekend for the first-ever football game between the two schools. Kickoff Saturday in Tucker Stadium is set for 7 p.m., and the night features Faith, Family & Youth Night.
September 26, 2013 Golden Eagle football staff participating in nationwide Coach To Cure MD The Tennessee Tech football coaching staff is one of hundreds across the country who will participate during Saturday's game in the "Coach To Cure" program in support of the search to find a cure for Duchenne Muscular Dystrophy.
September 25, 2013 Golden Eagles unwrap OVC action with trips to SIU Edwardsville, Eastern Illinois The time has arrived. Nine matches in the books for the Golden Eagle soccer team as the pinnacle of the 2013 campaign unveils itself in the form of Ohio Valley Conference play. Tech is on the road this weekend for two.
September 25, 2013 Golden Eagle volleyball team opens up conference play at home The Tennessee Tech volleyball team opens Ohio Valley Conference play at home this weekend as it looks to take on West Division opponents Murray State and Austin Peay. Admission is free.
September 24, 2013 Diving Right In: First-year volleyball coach making immediate waves First-year volleyball coach Dave Zelenock has wasted no time in settling into his new position and his new community. His Golden Eagle team hosts its first home matches this weekend. Read the feature story from unlimited magazine.
September 23, 2013 Golden Eagle basketball teams trot it up at Algood Elementary Tomahawk Trot The Tennessee Tech men's and women's basketball teams continued their long-standing traditions of helping out the community over the weekend, assisting at the Algood Elementary School Tomahawk Trot.
September 23, 2013 Golden Eagle baseball team unveils 19 in Class of 2014 Fresh off its first 40-win season in program history and an Ohio Valley Conference regular season championship, the Tennessee Tech baseball team has announced its 2014 signing class. Nineteen players will join the reigning OVC champs.
September 22, 2013 Tech puts lid on non-conference slate with shutout win over ETSU JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. – The Golden Eagle soccer team closed out its non-conference campaign in grand fashion Sunday afternoon, blanking East Tennessee State University, 1-0.
September 21, 2013 Tennessee State hands Tech 41-21 OVC loss in Tucker Stadium After falling behind 7-0 on the opening drive, Tennessee State scored 34 unanswered points on the way to a 41-21 victory Saturday night over Tennessee Tech in Tucker Stadium in the OVC opener for both teams.
September 20, 2013 Variety defines Golden Eagle women’s basketball schedule in 2013-14 Fresh off an Ohio Valley Conference regular season championship in 2012-13, the Tennessee Tech women's basketball team looks to challenge itself and spread its wings this season, facing teams from eight different conferences.
September 20, 2013 Two second half goals lift Chattanooga over Golden Eagles, 2-1 The Tennessee Tech soccer team had one escape from their grasp Friday afternoon, as the Golden Eagles surrendered a second-half lead in a 2-1 loss to UT Chattanooga at a packed Tech Soccer Field.
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September 19, 2013 Tech welcomes David Carter, Mary Gray Johnson to athletics staff The Tennessee Tech athletics department is proud to announce the addition of David Carter as a Facilities Coordinator and Mary Gray Johnson as a Graduate Assistant in the Compliance office.
September 19, 2013 Where have they landed? Jeff Norman This season on The Watson Brown Show, a new segment has been added. "Where have they landed?" focuses on 15 former student-athletes and where their lives have led them following their Tech careers.
September 19, 2013 Second season of unlimited magazine begins with photos and features The September/October edition of unlimited, the online magazine of Tennessee Tech Athletics, gives viewers an inside look at volleyball coach Dave Zelenock, plus several features and outstanding photography. It's online and it's free.
September 18, 2013 Homeward bound: Tech back in Cookeville to kick off final week of non-conference play After four straight on the road, the Tennessee Tech soccer team returns home to begin the team’s final week of non-conference action of the 2013 campaign. Tech hosts Chattanooga Friday at 4 p.m. Admission is free.
September 18, 2013 Tech to host Faith, Family and Youth Night at Sept. 28 game vs. Indiana State Tennessee Tech Athletics will celebrate a special event on Saturday, Sept. 28, when the Golden Eagle football team hosts Indiana State in Tucker Stadium. It will be Faith, Family and Youth Night, featuring a post-game concert by Judah and the Lion.
September 18, 2013 OVC, Sgt. York races begin Saturday as Golden Eagles host Tennessee State The Tennessee Tech football team begins its quest for the OVC and Sgt. York Trophies Saturday night against Tennessee State. The Golden Eagles are hoping their fans can recapture the emotion, enthusiasm and excitement that rocked the Tailgate Park and packed Tucker Stadium three weeks ago at their home opener.
September 17, 2013 Gus Fraley joins Tech men's basketball staff as director of operations The Tennessee Tech men's basketball team welcomed its newest member of the staff recently as former Chapel Hill High School coach Gus Fraley joined the Golden Eagles as the director of basketball operations.
September 17, 2013 Everts, Geer card career-bests to lead Golden Eagles to ninth place finish WAYNESVILLE, N.C. - Head coach Polk Brown knew it would take a big improvement for the Golden Eagles to make up some spots in the Great Smokies Intercollegiate, and that's just what the Tennessee Tech women's golf team did Tuesday morning.
September 16, 2013 Golden Eagles in 11th after first 18 of Great Smokies Intercollegiate WAYNESVILLE, N.C. - The Tennessee Tech women's golf team was at it again Monday morning, playing the first round of the 36-hole Great Smokies Intercollegiate. Hosted by Western Carolina, the par 72 event takes place at the Waynesville Inn - Golf Resort & Spa.
September 16, 2013 Golden Eagles travel east for Great Smokies Intercollegiate WAYNESVILLE, N.C. – Following last week's solid fifth-place showing at the Drake Creek Invitational, the Tennessee Tech women's golf team will look to improve upon its first action of the 2013-14 season as it heads east for the Great Smokies Intercollegiate hosted by Western Carolina.
September 16, 2013 Golden Eagle football team to honor alumni at annual Football Legends Night The Tennessee Tech football team will open its Ohio Valley Conference schedule in style Saturday evening, as the Golden Eagles will host its annual Football Legends Night as in-state rival Tennessee State travels to Cookeville for a 7 p.m. CDT tilt.
September 15, 2013 Tech soccer falls victim to early MTSU scoring brigade in 3-0 defeat MURFREESBORO, Tenn. – The Tennessee Tech soccer team concluded its slew of four straight on the road with a 3-0 loss at the hands of Middle Tennessee State University on Sunday evening.
September 14, 2013 Greene leads Golden Eagles at Commodore Classic John Greene was the top individual finisher for the Tennessee Tech men's cross country team, as the Golden Eagles placed 16th among 19 Division I teams Saturday at the Vanderbilt Commodore Classic.
September 14, 2013 Three set personal best marks as Tech women place 16th at Vandy Rebecca Cline led the Tennessee Tech women's cross country team Saturday and was one of three veterans to post career-best 5K times as the Golden Eagles placed 16th among 20 teams at the Vanderbilt Commodore Classic.
September 14, 2013 Tech splits final day at Kennesaw Invitational KENNESAW, GA. – The Tennessee Tech volleyball team (4-6) split its matches during the final day of the Kennesaw Invitational. In its first match of the day, Tech topped Stony Brook in five sets and then lost to Samford in three in the final match of the tournament.
September 14, 2013 Golden Eagles claim character-testing, 30-27 comeback victory at Hampton HAMPTON, Va. - Quarterbacks Darian Stone and Jared Davis directed Tennessee Tech to a 30-27, come-from-behind victory Saturday night at Hampton University. Cody Matthews grabbed the game-winning, 32-yard TD pass with four minutes to play.
September 13, 2013 Golden Eagle runners prepared for Commodore Classic The Tennessee Tech men's and women's cross country teams will be in Nashville Saturday morning to compete in Vanderbilt's Commodore Classic.
September 13, 2013 Golden Eagle Sports Network Releases Fall OVC Digital Network Broadcast Schedule Due to last season’s success, the Golden Eagle Sports Network added more sports to its broadcast schedule.
September 13, 2013 Close matches mark first day of Kennesaw Invitational The Tennessee Tech volleyball team played hard all day Friday as they went to extra points in two of their sets, losing in five to host Kennesaw State and falling in four to Coastal Carolina.
September 13, 2013 Tech tennis team gains early fall experience at Southern Intercollegiate Championships ATHENS, Ga. - After four days of competition at one of the premier college tournaments in the nation, the Tennessee Tech men's tennis team collected valuable experience during the Southern Intercollegiate Championships over the weekend.
September 13, 2013 Golden Eagle tennis team opens 2013-14 season in Athens, Ga. ATHENS, Ga. - It's tennis time in Cookeville as the Tennessee Tech tennis team will open the 2013 fall tournament schedule this weekend at the Dan Magill Tennis Complex on the University of Georgia campus in the Southern Intercollegiate Championships.
September 13, 2013 Extended version of Watson Brown Show Profile: Ladarius Vanlier Tennessee Tech players are highlighted during a two-minute Profile on each Watson Brown Show this season. Extended versions will also be available on the Tech Athletics YouTube channel after each show airs. This week, it's Ladarius Vanlier.
September 12, 2013 Where have they landed? Tight end Jim Bishop This season on The Watson Brown Show, a new segment has been added. "Where have they landed?" focuses on 15 former student-athletes and where their lives have led them following their Tech careers.
September 12, 2013 Tech squares off with Middle Tennessee in only match of week Fresh off its first win of the 2013 campaign, the Golden Eagle soccer team sets its sight on just one match this week, a Sunday evening clash at Middle Tennessee State University to kick off at 5 p.m. CDT.
September 12, 2013 Golden Eagle volleyball team wraps up tourney play at Kennesaw The Tennessee Tech volleyball team heads to Georgia this weekend to compete in the Kennesaw Invitational on Friday and Saturday. The Golden Eagles take on host Kennesaw and Coastal Carolina on Friday, and face Stony Brook and Samford on Saturday.
September 11, 2013 Golden Eagle softball team's 2013 fall slate unwrapped The Tennessee Tech softball team’s fall campaign is right around the corner, as the Golden Eagles prepare to jump into a schedule that promises to prepare them for the upcoming 2014 season.
September 11, 2013 Golden Eagle firepower hoping to sink Pirate ship Saturday The Tennessee Tech football squad heads to the Commonwealth of Virginia for only the third time in history Saturday, and the Golden Eagles are hoping they're toting enough firepower to sink the Hampton Pirates. Kickoff in HU's Armstrong Stadium is set for 5 p.m. CDT.
September 10, 2013 Former Tech student-athletes added to Athletic Performance staff Former Tennessee Tech student-athletes Adam Urbano and Katie Lowery Tallant, have joined the Athletic Performance Center staff. Urbano will serve as a strength and conditioning coordinator and Tallant will serve as a graduate assistant.
September 10, 2013 Tech student-athletes help at Capshaw Elementary School Cougar Run The Tennessee Tech student-athletes from both men's and women's basketball teams and both men's and women's golf teams volunteered recently at the Capshaw Elementary School 25th annual Cougar Run.
September 10, 2013 Golden Eagle student-athletes help at Cookeville's Fall Funfest Tennessee Tech student-athletes take pride in their community, and Saturday was a good example. Members of several Golden Eagle teams were on hand at the 17th annual Cookeville Fall FunFest, handing out schedules and stickers, and playing games with kids -- and a few adults, too.
September 10, 2013 Trips to Knoxville, Tampa Bay highlight 2013-14 men's basketball schedule With the 2013-14 men's basketball season creeping closer and closer, it's time to take a look at what the Tennessee Tech Golden Eagles have waiting in the wings for the upcoming year.
September 10, 2013 Everts leads Golden Eagles to fifth place finish at Drake Creek Invitational LEDBETTER, Ky. - Just two days after the start of the 2013-14 season, the women's golf team has already shown that just because they're young, doesn't mean they can't compete. The Golden Eagles tied for fifth place at the Drake Creek Invitational Tuesday afternoon.
September 10, 2013 Golden Eagle men's golf team nabs fifth place at Sam Hall Intercollegiate HATTIESBURG, Miss. - It's only been one week, but the Tennessee Tech men's golf team is showing that last year's third place finish in the Ohio Valley Conference tournament was no fluke. The Golden Eagles placed fifth at the Sam Hall Intercollegiate Tuesday afternoon.
September 9, 2013 Athletics inspired by bestselling author and keynote speaker Jon Gordon The Tennessee Tech athletic community experienced a real treat in Derryberry Hall Monday evening, as the entire collection of student-athletes, coaches and staff listened to nationally renowned motivational speaker, Jon Gordon.
September 9, 2013 Golden Eagle women's golf team in fourth after first action of 2013-14 season LEDBETTER, Ky. - It didn't take long for the young members of the Tennessee Tech women's golf team to make their prescence felt in the 2013-14 season. The newest members of the Golden Eagle squad have helped lead Tech to fourth place after two rounds.
September 9, 2013 Tech women's golf team to open 2013-14 season at Drake Creek Invitational LEDBETTER, Ky. – After a long wait over the summer, the Tennessee Tech women’s golf team will get back to action this week as the Golden Eagles travel to Ledbetter, Ky. for the fifth annual Drake Creek Invitational hosted by Murray State.
September 9, 2013 Tech men's golf team in seventh after solid start at Sam Hall Intercollegiate HATTIESBURG, Miss. - After just two short rounds, it seems as if the Tennessee Tech men's golf team has picked up right where it left off from the 2012-13 season. The Golden Eagles sit in seventh out of 15 teams at the Sam Hall Intercollegiate.
September 9, 2013 Weekly Insider's Lunch with Watson Brown begins today Fans of Tech football who would like to go “inside” the Golden Eagles each week with head coach Watson Brown are invited as he hosts a weekly Football Insiders’ Lunch each Monday during the 2013 season. The lunches begin today.
September 9, 2013 Zinchini receives CFPA Punter of the Week recognition Tennessee Tech punter Chad Zinchini has earned national Punter of the Week honorable mention from the College Football Performance Awards (CFPA) after his booming efforts last week at Wisconsin.
September 8, 2013 Golden Eagle soccer blanked 2-0 to conclude weekend road swing MUNCIE, Ind. - The Golden Eagles end their weekend road trip up north with an even split, dropping this afternoon’s affair 2-0 to Ball State University.
September 8, 2013 Golden Eagle men's golf team tees off the 2013-14 season in Hattiesburg HATTIESBURG, Miss. – It’s time for golf at Tennessee Tech University as the Golden Eagle men’s golf team will tee off for the first time of the 2013-14 season as it participates in the Sam Hall Intercollegiate this week.
September 8, 2013 Long Distance: Zinchini earns OVC co-Special Teams Player of the Week Tennessee Tech senior punter Chad Zinchini has been voted the Ohio Valley Conference co-Special Teams Player of the Week for his booming kicks Saturday in the Golden Eagle game at Wisconsin.
September 7, 2013 Hard-hitting Conti leads Tech to 3-0 win over Niagara at Akron Tourney Junior Ellen Conti was nearly flawless Saturday and her power and accuracy helped lift the Tennessee Tech volleyball team to a hard-earned, 3-0 victory over Niagara in the Akron Invitational.
September 7, 2013 No. 21 Wisconsin powers past Golden Eagles, 48-0 MADISON, Wis. - The No. 21 ranked Wisconsin Badgers powered their way to a 48-0 shutout of Tennessee Tech Saturday in front of 77,785 in Camp Randall Stadium.
September 6, 2013 Put it on the board: Tech notches first victory of 2013 FINDLAY, Ohio - The Golden Eagle soccer team checked its place in the win column for the first time this season, taking out the University of Findlay, 3-1 on the road.
September 6, 2013 Golden Eagles downed by Zips, lose tight to Panthers AKRON, Ohio – The Tennessee Tech volleyball team was in action twice Friday at the Akron Invitational as it lost to host Akron in straight sets and and dropped a tight match with Milwaukee in four.
September 5, 2013 Former Tech great Frank Davis takes assistant coaching post for Golden Eagles Just one year after returning to his alma mater as the Director of Basketball Operations for the Tennessee Tech men’s basketball team, Frank Davis will enter the 2013-14 season in a new role, as a full-time assistant coach.
September 5, 2013 Where have they landed? Offensive tackle Frank Omiyale This season on The Watson Brown Show, a new segment has been added. "Where have they landed?" focuses on 15 former student-athletes and where their lives have led them following their Tech careers. This week's extended interview is with Frank Omiyale.
September 5, 2013 Extended version of Watson Brown Show Player Profile: Cody Forbes Fourteen Tennessee Tech football players will be highlighted during a two-minute Player Profile segment on each Watson Brown Show this season. If that's not enough, extended versions will also be available on the Tech Athletics YouTube channel after The Watson Brown Show airs.
September 5, 2013 For 17th consecutive year, Golden Eagles face FBS foe; Travel to No. 21 Wisconsin The Tennessee Tech football team heads to Madison, Wis., to take on FBS No. 21 Wisconsin Saturday, the 17th consecutive year that the Golden Eagles will battle up a division. Guess who the streak began against back in 1997?
September 4, 2013 Five different teams represented in 2013 Hall of Fame Class The 2013 Tennessee Tech Sports Hall of Fame induction ceremony will interest a lot of different fan groups as five former student-athletes from five different sports will be honored at the 39th annual Hall of Fame Dinner on Friday, Oct. 25.
September 4, 2013 Golden Eagle volleyball team heads north for the Akron Invitational The Tennessee Tech volleyball team heads to the University of Akron this weekend to compete in the Akron Invitational on Friday and Saturday. Tech looks to continue it's momentum from its 2-1 start on opening weekend, facing host Akron along with Milwaukee and Niagara.
September 4, 2013 Golden Eagle soccer team flocks north for weekend slate The Tennessee Tech soccer team marches through the middle portion of an early four-match road swing, as the Golden Eagles prepare to travel to the University of Findlay on Friday and Ball State University on Sunday.
September 2, 2013 Tech softball team gets dirty for a cause in 2013 mud run Mud, mud, and more mud highlighted the Tennessee Tech softball team’s Saturday morning, as the Golden Eagles participated in the annual Habitat for Humanity Mud Run at Cane Creek Park.
September 2, 2013 Vanlier selected National Punt Return Performer of the Week by CFPA Tennessee Tech sophomore Ladarius Vanlier was named Monday as a National Punt Return Performer of the Week by the College Football Performance Awards (CFPA) after his electrifying efforts Thursday in the Golden Eagle win over Cumberland.
September 2, 2013 OVC taps Vanlier as co-Special Teams Player of the Week Tennessee Tech sophomore Ladarius Valier has been selected as the Ohio Valley Conference co-Special Teams Player of the Week. He averaged 47 yards per touch in Tech's win over Cumberland Thursday night, including a school-record 93-yard punt return.
September 1, 2013 Tech soccer team tripped up late in 1-0 loss to NKU NEWPORT, Ky. - Tech’s first true road match of the 2013 campaign went down to the wire, but a late Northern Kentucky goal spoiled the Golden Eagles' bid at their first victory of the season.
September 1, 2013 Visitation Monday for Golden Eagle Hall of Fame coach Bob Joye CHATTANOOGA -- Visitation will be held Monday evening and funeral services are Tuesday, all in Chattanooga, for Tennessee Tech Hall of Fame coach Bob Joye, who passed away Friday.
August 31, 2013 Tech volleyball team bests Savannah State, tops Fordham in S.C. ROCK HILL, S.C. - The Tennessee Tech volleyball team went 2-0 on Saturday, taking down both Savannah State and Fordham to give Dave Zelenock his first wins as a collegiate head coach.
August 30, 2013 On the run: Cross country teams open season Friday evening in North Carolina The Tennessee Tech women's and men's cross country teams get the 2013 season off and running Friday evening at the Western Carolina Invitational in Cullowhee, N.C.
August 30, 2013 Golden Eagles stung by Hornets in thrilling double overtime clash Early-season drama took center stage at Tech Soccer Field Friday afternoon, but the Golden Eagles were unable to scratch across their first win of the season, falling 3-2 in double overtime to Alabama State.
August 30, 2013 Golden Eagle men place sixth at Western Carolina Invitational Senior John Greene returned to the lineup for the first time in two years and paced the Tennessee Tech men's cross country team to a sixth place finish at the Western Carolina Invitational Friday evening.
August 30, 2013 Women's cross country team places eighth at WCU Invitational Seniors Rebecca Cline and Meghan O'Donoghue were the lead runners for the Tennessee Tech women's cross country team Friday evening as the Golden Eagles opened the 2013 season with an eighth place showing at the Western Carolina Invitational.
August 30, 2013 Golden Eagles lose opener, look to bounce back Saturday ROCK HILL, S.C. – The Tennessee Tech volleyball team finally had the opportunity to suit up and take the court for the first time Friday night in its first match of the Winthrop Invitational.
August 29, 2013 Tech soccer team takes aim at first victories with weekend action The Golden Eagle soccer team heads into their second week of action hungry to bring home their first wins of the 2013 campaign. Tech battled through two matches in its opening week of play, coming up just short in both affairs with a 1-0 loss to Kennesaw State last Friday and a 2-1 defeat against Evansville in its home opener on Sunday. This week presents a pair of challenges in the form of Alabama State on Friday at home, before the Golden Eagles travel to Northern Kentucky for the squad’s first official road tilt on Sunday.
August 29, 2013 Quick-strike Golden Eagles roll to 63-7 opening night win over Cumberland Young players made huge plays to set the tone and Tennessee Tech scored on nine of its first 10 possessions to roll to a 63-7 opening night victory Thursday in non-conference action over Cumberland University in a very crowded Tucker Stadium.
August 29, 2013 Extended version of Watson Brown Show Player Profile segment avaliable Fifteen Tennessee Tech football players will be highlighted during a two-minute Player Profile segment on The Watson Brown Show this season. Extended versions will also be available on the TTU Athletics YouTube channel after each Watson Brown Show airs.
August 28, 2013 Where have they landed? New segment on Watson Brown Show highlights former student-athlete's lives This season on the Watson Brown Show, a new segment has been added called "Where have they landed?" which focuses on 15 former student-athletes and where their lives have led them.
August 28, 2013 Tennessee Tech volleyball team opens season at Winthrop Invitational The Tennessee Tech volleyball team has to wait no longer -- its first opportunity to officially take the court takes place this weekend at the Winthrop Invitational as it faces Winthrop, Savannah State, and Fordham.
August 27, 2013 Tennessee Tech athletics helps welcome new freshmen during color run The Tennessee Tech women's basketball team, along with the volleyball and baseball teams, helped douse TTU freshmen with purple and gold paint during the Week of Welcome Purple Mile color run on Sunday.
August 27, 2013 New uniforms on display Thursday night....for the Golden Eagle Marching Band! Tennessee Tech has unveiled some new uniforms and helmets lately, and Thursday night will show off another set of new threads. This time, it will be the Golden Eagle Marching Band. Here's a video showing off the band's stylish new finery.
August 27, 2013 Golden Eagle fans flock in droves for final Purple Pride Caravan Golden Eagle fans arrived in full force Tuesday for the year's final edition of Tennessee Tech's Purple Pride Caravans, taking over the Algood Walmart with high spirits for the start of the new year of athletics.
August 27, 2013 Golden Eagle fans flock in droves for final Purple Pride Caravan Golden Eagle fans arrived in full force Tuesday for the year's final edition of Tennessee Tech's Purple Pride Caravans, taking over the Algood Walmart with high spirits for the start of the new year of athletics.
August 27, 2013 Something new coming to Tailgate Park: Golden Eagle Walk Fans who come to the game early and enjoy the activities in the Tailgate Park will be part of a brand new activity Thursday evening -- the Golden Eagle Walk.
August 26, 2013 Season starts Thursday for rejuvenated Golden Eagle football squad For some, it's been more than nine months in the making. For others, a year....two years. On Thursday night, the Tennessee Tech football team takes the field for the 2013 opener and the entire Golden Eagle roster is more than ready to get the new season underway.
August 26, 2013 First Tennessee Bank Poster Night is Thursday at Tucker Stadium First Tennessee Bank will sponsor its annual Football Poster Night Thursday when Tennessee Tech hosts Cumberland University in Tucker Stadium in the 2013 season opener.
August 25, 2013 Spoiling the party: Tech upended 2-1 in home opener vs. Evansville Despite racing out to a scorching start, the Tennessee Tech soccer team was unable to seal the deal in its home opening affair, falling 1-0 to the University of Evansville amongst a packed house at Tech Soccer Field.
August 24, 2013 Purple and Gold Scrimmage preps Golden Eagle squad for first tournament The Tennessee Tech volleyball team put on their jerseys for the first time in the 2013 season, donning them during the Purple and Gold Scrimmage on Saturday afternoon.
August 24, 2013 Reserve a space in the 98.5 KISS FM Tailgate Park Fans planning to join in the pregame fun at Tennessee Tech football games in Tucker Stadium have the chance to reserve their space in the 98.5 KISS FM Tailgate Park.
August 23, 2013 Owls fly higher in Golden Eagle soccer team’s 2013 season opener KNOXVILLE, Tenn. - Locked up in a defensive struggle in the Golden Eagle soccer team’s season opening clash, Tennessee Tech blinked first. A 55th minute score by Kennesaw State’s Brittney Reed proved to be the difference, as the Golden Eagles (0-1) were upended 1-0 in a soggy evening at Regal Stadium on the campus of the University of Tennessee.
August 22, 2013 Tech fans swarm Walmart at Cookeville Purple Pride Caravan Golden Eagle fans arrived in droves at the latest installment of Tennessee Tech's Purple Pride Caravans, flooding the Cookeville Walmart in high anticipation of the start of the new year of athletics.
August 22, 2013 Golden Eagle athletes help with Great Move In Day Tennessee Tech student-athletes and coaches were out in force Thursday as they helped hundreds of incoming students move into their residence halls during the University's annual Great Move-In Day.
August 21, 2013 Dylan Vazzano joins Golden Eagle sports information staff Dylan Vazzano, a graduate of Syracuse University and native of Los Angeles, has joined the Tennessee Tech sports information staff where he will handle a variety of duties, including broadcasting numerous radio and webstream events.
August 21, 2013 Golden Eagle volleyball to wrap-up preseason with Purple and Gold Scrimmage As preseason comes to an end, the Tennessee Tech volleyball team invites fans to come on out to the Purple and Gold Scrimmage on Saturday at 3 p.m.
August 21, 2013 Golden Eagle soccer team ready to soar into 2013 with season opening weekend The Tennessee Tech soccer team is back in action, as the Golden Eagles prepare to kick-off the 2013 regular season with a pair of tilts this weekend. Tech opens its slate with a matchup this Friday at 4 p.m. CDT in Knoxville, where the squad will clash with Kennesaw State at the University of Tennessee, before making its much anticipated home debut against the University of Evansville on Sunday at 1 p.m.
August 20, 2013 Purple Pride Caravan returns to Putnam County Thursday...and Tuesday With the start of the Golden Eagle football season just one week away, the Purple Pride Caravan returns to Putnam County with afternoon visits to the Cookeville Walmart Thursday and the Algood Walmart next Tuesday, just two days before the season opener.
August 20, 2013 Communiversity Night a strong link between town and Golden Eagles Community leaders and business persons heard from Tennessee Tech football coach Watson Brown Tuesday morning, and learned of a Communiversity Night ticket offer and a special season ticket plan geared toward groups.
August 20, 2013 Running of the Freshmen: Brand new tradition begins at season opener A brand new tradition will begin next week in Tennessee Tech’s Tucker Stadium just prior to the first football game of the 2013 season when TTU President Philip Oldham will lead the charge onto the field for the first-ever Running of the Freshmen.
August 18, 2013 Alumni gathering planned when Golden Eagles visit Wisconsin Fans heading to Wisconsin -- and alumni in the region -- are invited to a pregame Tailgate event when the Golden Eagles face the Badgers on Sept. 7.
August 17, 2013 First taste of action: Soccer team plays exhibition at Tennessee Wesleyan Getting its first taste of action, the Tennessee Tech soccer team will visit Tennessee Wesleyan Saturday afternoon for an exhibition match. Coach Daniel Brizard is blending nine newcomers into his roster in 2013, so Saturday's match will be important with the opener less than a week away.
August 17, 2013 Golden Eagle soccer team grabs 1-1 draw in exhibition at Tennessee Wesleyan ATHENS, Tenn. - After welcoming in a signing class of nine this fall, the Tennessee Tech soccer team saw its first live action of the 2013 season, playing to a 1-1 draw against Tennessee Wesleyan in a exhibition match.
August 17, 2013 CAMP NOTEBOOK: Final scrimmage caps largely successful Gathering of Eagles It was a jam-packed Saturday for Tennessee Tech football fans at the annual Gathering of Eagles. Golden Eagle fans enjoyed a surplus sale, kids zone, women's clinic, picnic, and football scrimmage prior to getting the chance to meet the members of the Tennessee Tech football team.
August 17, 2013 Gathering of Eagles: Best opportunity for fans to meet the players Fans will have a great opportunity to meet the Golden Eagle players Saturday when Tennessee Tech hosts its annual, late-summer tradition Gathering of Eagles in Tucker Stadium. Activities begin at 10 a.m., with the scrimmage at 1 p.m., and autographs following on the track next to Overall Field. The event is free.
August 16, 2013 Golden Eagle soccer team puts in work at Northeast Elementary Always heavily involved throughout the community, the Tennessee Tech soccer team continued that tradition recently by volunteering to help clean up Northeast Elementary school.
August 16, 2013 Miles, Stephens named All-Americans by CollegeBaseballInsider.com and Louisville Slugger It's always fun to reflect and look back at success, really unravel in the joyous memories that often associate with those fleeting moments of pure victory. With the new school year fast approaching, CollegeBaseballInsider.com has provided a great opportunity for Golden Eagle baseball fans to do just that.
August 14, 2013 The Sports Network Top 25 poll lists Golden Eagles among vote-getters The Tennessee Tech Golden Eagle football team is included among the teams mentioned in a second FCS preseason poll, earning votes in The Sports Network Top 25 poll announced Tuesday.
August 13, 2013 Cumberland County: Purple Pride Caravan stops at Crossville Walmart Thursday The Purple Pride Caravan continues to roll this week, visiting Cumberland County with a Thursday afternoon stop at the Crossville Walmart. The public is invited to attend.
August 13, 2013 Women's Clinic, Kid's Zone featured in Saturday's Gathering of Eagles A couple of new features will be available Saturday when Tennessee Tech hosts the annual Gathering of Eagles -- a Women's Clinic, Kid's Zone and Surplus Sale have all been added to the schedule, which also includes a free picnic for Golden Eagle football fans and the team's second scrimmage of fall camp.
August 12, 2013 Golden Voice: Roger Ealey receives 2013 OVC Media Award The voice of Golden Eagle football and basketball on the Golden Eagle Sports Network for more than 20 years, Tennessee Tech broadcaster Roger Ealey has received the 2013 Ohio Valley Conference Media Award.
August 12, 2013