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April 28, 2016 Tech baseball back on the road for three-game series at Little Rock It's back to the road for the Tennessee Tech baseball team, as the Golden Eagles visit the Little Rock Trojans for the first time in program history for a three-game series starting Friday evening.
April 28, 2016 Golden Eagles to host 3-game series vs. Morehead State on Sat.-Sun. After a quick stint on the road, the Tennessee Tech softball team has returned home to host a three-game series versus conference-opponent Morehead State on Sat.-Sun.
April 27, 2016 Blue Raiders down Golden Eagles, 9-3, in rain-shortened midweek contest Lightning and rain proved to be overpowering enough to prevent a full nine innings between the Tennessee Tech and Middle Tennessee baseball teams Wednesday evening, as the inclement weather forced the early ending to the midweek match-up between the two in-state rivals.
April 27, 2016 2015-16 women's basketball season officially comes to close with awards dinner The 2015-16 women’s basketball season officially came to a close Wednesday night when the Golden Eagles hosted their annual awards banquet in recognition of the success that the student-athletes had on and off the court this past season.
April 27, 2016 No. 13 Tennessee tops Tech 8-0 in 5 innings in midweek matchup The Tennessee Tech softball team fell to No. 13 University of Tennessee, 8-0 in five innings, in their midweek matchup.
April 27, 2016 Golden Eagles finish seventh at OVC Championships With freshman Matthew Giles leading the way on the third day, the Tennessee Tech men’s golf team wrapped up play at the 2016 Ohio Valley Conference Championship with a solid 295 for the final round.
April 27, 2016 Na'Asha Robinson wins her second OVC Female Runner of the Week honor Tennessee Tech freshman sprinter Na'Asha Robinson has been selected the Ohio Valley Conference Female Track Athlete of the Week after another record-setting performance over the weekend at the Brutus Hamilton Invitational in California.
April 27, 2016 Annoor, Bush and Dillard named to NFF Hampshire Honor Society Three members of the Tennessee Tech football team have been honored by the National Football Foundation with selection to the prestigious Hampshire Honor Society for outstanding academic achievement. The three Golden Eagles selected for the national honor are running back Radir Annoor, safety Stephen Bush and offensive lineman Brett Dillard.
April 27, 2016 First Golden Wings Awards celebrates, recognizes Tech's student-athletes It had all the glitz and glamour of Hollywood’s biggest night, a live webstream production from Tennessee Tech’s Eblen Center as Athletics hosted the first Golden Wings Awards Show Tuesday night to recognize excellence by Golden Eagle student-athletes. It featured more than a dozen new awards and honors that reached each of Tech’s 14 teams.
April 26, 2016 Golden Eagles vault to seveth after sensational second round of OVC Championships The Tennessee Tech men’s golf team fired off the lowest round of the tournament on Tuesday, carding a sensational 286 to begin their long climb toward the top. The Golden Eagles rebounded from an opening round 313, improving by a whopping 26 strokes and leaped from 10th into seventh place.
April 22, 2016 First Golden Wings Awards show to air LIVE on OVC Digital Network Tennessee Tech University will recognize and honor its student-athletes with the first Golden Wings Awards Show, to be streamed LIVE on the OVC Digital Network on Tuesday, April 26. The event is NOT open to the public, but the webstream will show every minute of the event and is free.
April 26, 2016 Tech baseball team to host second contest of home-and-home series with Middle Tennessee A quick respite at the friendly confines of Bush Stadium at the Averitt Express Baseball Complex is in order for the Tennessee Tech baseball team, which takes a brief break from back-to-back weekends on the road with a Wednesday, midweek match-up with in-state rival Middle Tennessee.
April 25, 2016 Tickets for Tennessee Tech-UT football game on sale May 2 via priority list; To students April 26 From the moment Tennessee Tech announced that the Golden Eagle football team would visit Neyland Stadium in 2016 and take on the Volunteers, there has been a buzz among fans and alumni about the Nov. 5 game.
April 25, 2016 Golden Eagles travel to Knoxville for 5 p.m. game versus No. 13 Tennessee The Tennessee Tech softball team will head down I-40 on Wednesday to take on in-state opponent and No. 13 University of Tennessee in a 5 p.m. contest at the Sherri Parker Lee Stadium.
April 25, 2016 Griffin claims OVC Player of the Week accolades on Apr. 25 After an astounding performance over Tennessee Tech’s five games this past week, softball’s Callen Griffin has claimed OVC Player of the Week accolades on Apr. 25.
April 25, 2016 First round leaves Golden Eagles with an uphill climb at OVC Championships After first round 313, the Tennessee Tech men's golf team has some ground to make up over the next two days at the 2016 Ohio Valley Conference Championships. Tech is 10th in the 11-team field.
April 25, 2016 Thomas, Giles accept post-season awards at OVC Championships Senior Mitch Thomas has been selected to the 2016 All-Ohio Valley Conference Men’s Golf Team and rookie Matthew Giles has landed a spot on the OVC All-Newcomer Team for their performances during the 2015-16 seasons.
April 24, 2016 Five first place finishes, four school records highlight track team's California visit Golden Eagle track & field team wins five events, breaks four school records in a successful outing at the Brutus Hamilton Invitational in Berkeley.
April 24, 2016 No. 1 Golden Eagles soar to OVC tourney title with 4-3 victory over No. 2 Eastern Kentucky NASHVILLE, Tenn. – Add another chapter in the tale of the 2016 Tennessee Tech tennis team as the Golden Eagles extend their storybook season with the coveted prize and proud distinction of Ohio Valley Conference Tournament champions.
April 24, 2016 Golden Eagles split games in doubleheader with Austin Peay A three-run Sabrie Neeb homerun and solo blasts from Sarah Freels and Olivia Bennett highlighted Sunday’s doubleheader action for the Tennessee Tech softball team as they faced OVC-opponent Austin Peay.
April 24, 2016 Racers stun Golden Eagles with second straight, 8-7, walk-off win MURRAY, Ky. – For the second straight game, the Murray State Racers (20-21, 9-9) rallied past the Tennessee Tech baseball team (21-17, 10-11) in the final inning, this time plating three in the bottom of the ninth to steal an 8-7 victory Sunday afternoon.
April 23, 2016 Golden Eagles join the fight this week at OVC Men's Golf Championships Veterans Mitch Thomas and Bryce Kendrick will be joined by three teammates competing in the tournament for the first time as the Tennessee Tech men’s golf team plays this week in the 2016 Ohio Valley Conference Men's Golf Championship.
April 23, 2016 Golden Eagles take two in doubleheader versus Murray State on Saturday The Tennessee Tech softball team opened their doubleheader filled weekend downing Murray State in both games on Saturday. The Golden Eagles defeated the Racers in game one 3-1, and then came back in game two to rout Murray State 9-7.
April 23, 2016 Suicide squeeze play lifts Racers past Golden Eagles in extras, 8-7 MURRAY, Ky. – It took extra innings to decide a winner in the second game between the Tennessee Tech baseball team (21-16, 10-10) and Murray State (19-21, 8-9) Saturday afternoon, as the Racers beat out a suicide squeeze in the bottom of the 11th to claim their second victory in the Ohio Valley Conference series.
April 23, 2016 Tech advances to OVC Tournament championship match with 4-2 win over Jacksonville State NASHVILLE, Tenn. – The Tennessee Tech tennis team is now within an eyelash of reaching the pinnacle after knocking off No . 4 Jacksonville State, 4-2, in Saturday’s semifinal action at the 2016 Ohio Valley Conference Tournament from the Centennial Sportsplex Tennis Center.
April 22, 2016 Pitcher's duel goes to Murray State as Golden Eagles fall on road, 4-3 MURRAY, Ky. – The Tennessee Tech baseball team (21-15, 10-9) fell in a pitcher’s duel at Reagan Field Friday evening, a 4-3 decision that went in favor of Ohio Valley Conference rival Murray State (18-21, 7-9) in the first contest of a three-game series.
April 21, 2016 Golden Eagles face Murray State and Austin Peay in OVC-doubleheaders on Sat.-Sun. After winning 2-of-4 games at home, the Tennessee Tech softball team will hit the road to face OVC-opponents Murray State in a doubleheader on Saturday and Austin Peay in a doubleheader on Sunday.
April 21, 2016 Track team, three from California, on west coast for Brutus Hamilton Open A lineup of 14 members of the Tennessee Tech track & field team will be in California this weekend to compete on an extremely high level at the Brutus Hamilton Open, led by three runners who return to their home state to showcase their abilities.
April 21, 2016 Four-game road stretch continues for Tech baseball team with three-game set at Murray State The four-game road stretch continues for the Tennessee Tech baseball team, as the Golden Eagles take a trip north for a three-game Ohio Valley Conference series at Murray State.
April 21, 2016 Every Tech teams easily meets NCAA APR benchmarks -- for seventh consecutive year Make it seven consecutive years that all 14 of Tennessee Tech's athletic teams have comfortably exceeded the national APR standard, a benchmark to determine how an athletics program is meeting the mission of educating its student-athletes.
April 21, 2016 TTU tennis cleans house at OVC awards dinner with slew of conference hardware NASHVILLE, Tenn. – Purple and gold reigned supreme at the annual Ohio Valley Conference awards dinner as an avalanche of postseason hardware descended upon on the Tennessee Tech tennis team.
April 21, 2016 Tech marches into OVC Tournament as No. 1 seed; set to play in semifinals Saturday morning Having already enjoyed a historic spring campaign, the Tennessee Tech tennis team takes aim at the greatest prize the year has to offer, an Ohio Valley Conference Tournament title and a trip to the NCAA Tournament.
April 20, 2016 Head coach Kim Rosamond announces assistant coach Allison Clark will remain on staff Former Golden Eagle three-point specialist Allison Clark returned to her alma mater prior to the 2012-13 season to serve as an assistant coach. Hired by former head coach Jim Davis, she is now working on Kim Rosamond's coaching staff.
April 20, 2016 Dunn, Golden Eagles finish strong at OVC Championships for second place Allyson Dunn rocketed up the leaderboard Wednesday and tied for second individually to earn all-tournament honors, and the Tennessee Tech women continued their steady climb into second place with near-record numbers at the OVC Championship.
April 20, 2016 Tech baseball team downs in-state rival Middle Tennessee in midweek action, 9-6 MURFREESBORO, Tenn. – The Tennessee Tech baseball kicked off its four-game stretch with a bang, taking down in-state rival Middle Tennessee in midweek action Wednesday afternoon by a final score a of 9-6.
April 19, 2016 Tech baseball team kicks off four-game road stretch at in-state rival Middle Tennessee It's in-state rivalry time for the Tennessee Tech baseball team, as the Golden Eagles kick off a four-game road stretch with a 6 p.m. CT match-up at Middle Tennessee Wednesday evening.
April 19, 2016 Early birdies help lift Golden Eagles two spots to fourth Tuesday at OVC Early birdies helped the Tennessee Tech women's golf team climb two spots in the standings Tuesday, finishing the day fourth at the 2016 OVC Championships.
April 18, 2016 Tech softball to host Chattanooga today in a 5 p.m. contest The Tennessee Tech softball team (16-26, 7-10 OVC) will take a quick break from conference play to host Chattanooga (22-21) today in a 5 p.m. contest at the Tech softball field.
April 18, 2016 Softball's Amity Brown selected as Unsung Leader Award winner for March Fighting her way back from surgery to contribute to her team’s success in every way asked of her, Tennessee Tech junior Amity Brown has been selected as the Athletic Department's March recipient of the monthly Unsung Leader Award.
April 18, 2016 No suprise: Bobby Nichols Scramble spots filling up quickly As expected, the 2016 Bobby Nichols Scramble is filling quickly. Since registration started in mid-March, the field is already two-thirds filled. The tournament is June 3-4-5 at three area golf courses. Golfers are encouraged to sign up soon to ensure a spot in the field.
April 18, 2016 Golden Eagles sixth after first round, in pack fighting for second spot Tennessee Tech is packed in a group of five teams battling for second place after the first round of the 2016 OVC women's golf championships Monday.
April 18, 2016 Golden Eagles fall to Chattanooga 6-2 in Monday evening contest Guided by a four-run seventh inning, the Univeristy of Tennessee-Chattanooga (23-21) was able to sneak a 6-2 victory by the Tennessee Tech softball team (16-27, 7-10 OVC).
April 17, 2016 Golden Eagles top Tigers, 4-1, in rubber game of OVC series A Cortney Fry two-run home run and a Sabrie Neeb solo blast highlighted game three of the series for the Tennessee Tech softball team as the Golden Eagles topped Tennessee State in the rubber game on Sunday, 4-1.
April 17, 2016 Ninth-inning rally falls short as Golden Eagles fall in series finale to Gamecocks, 15-14 A furious rally late fell just short for the Tennessee Tech baseball team Sunday afternoon, as the Golden Eagles smacked two grand slams and plated three ninth inning runs in a heart-breaking, 15-14 loss to Jacksonville State.
April 16, 2016 Golden Eagle women plan to make their case for OVC Golf Championship Seniors Maddi Everts and Megan Williamson lead the Tennessee Tech women's golf team into the OVC Championships this week, with the Golden Eagles seeking their first league crown since 2001.
April 16, 2016 Tech softball and Tennessee State split games in day one doubleheader After day one back home in Cookeville, the Tennessee Tech softball team split games with in-state rival Tennessee State in Saturday doubleheader action. The Golden Eagles kicked off the day with a 3-0 victory over the Tigers, however, game two fell in favor of TSU who defeated Tech in the afternoon matchup by the same margin.
April 16, 2016 Strohschein's heroics, walk-off home run, lead Golden Eagles past Gamecocks, 7-6 Not one, but two mighty swings of the bat from true freshman Kevin Strohschein proved to be the difference-maker Saturday afternoon, as the Tennessee Tech baseball team (20-13, 10-7) captured a thrilling, 7-6, walk-off victory over Jacksonville State (23-11, 12-2) to even the Ohio Valley Conference series at one game apiece.
April 16, 2016 Golden Eagle track team makes solid impression at APSU, South Alabama Competing on two fronts yielded some sensational results for the Golden Eagle track & field team, with four first place performances, two school records, nine personal-best efforts and an historical first for the program.
April 16, 2016 Tennis caps off perfect OVC season with 7-0 victory against Murray State The Tennessee Tech tennis team achieved perfection in Ohio Valley Conference play, capping off an undefeated voyage through its conference slate with a 7-0 win over Murray State Saturday afternoon at Tech Tennis Courts.
April 15, 2016 Fan atmosphere unmatched, Tech football's Spring Game resounding sucess A tradition sure to be unlike any other. No, not the Masters. The Tennessee Tech football Spring Game.
April 15, 2016 Golden Eagles claim sole possession of regular season championship with 7-0 win over Governors The Tennessee Tech tennis team has officially grabbed sole possession of the 2016 Ohio Valley Conference regular season title, sealing the deal with an exclamation point behind a 7-0 win over Austin Peay Friday afternoon.
April 15, 2016 Golden Eagles look to even series Saturday after falling to Gamecocks in game one, 9-3 Nearly matching its opponent in the hits column, the Tennessee Tech baseball team couldn’t do the same in the runs department Friday evening, as the visiting Gamecocks of Jacksonville State took the first of three games in the two programs’ Ohio Valley Conference series.
April 14, 2016 Tech softball to host three-game series versus OVC in-state rival Tennessee State Sat.-Sun. After a long stand on the road, the Tennessee Tech softball team returns home to host OVC in-state rival Tennessee State.
April 14, 2016 Promising weekend ahead for Golden Eagle track & field team at APSU With the Ohio Valley Conference outdoor championships exactly four weeks down the road, the Tennessee Tech track & field team will compete this weekend at the Austin Peay Invitational, seeking to see how the Golden Eagles stack up against league rivals.
April 13, 2016 Tennis vying for sole possession of OVC regular season championship with pair of weekend tilts Having already captured a share of the Ohio Valley Conference regular season championship, the Tennessee Tech tennis team aims to take its next step in an already memorable year as the Golden Eagles search to seize the title outright with a pair of home matches over the weekend.
April 13, 2016 Golden Eagles fall to Western Kentucky 5-3 in Wednesday evening contest The Tennessee Tech softball team (14-25, 5-9 OVC) closed out their eight-game road stand with a 5-3 loss to Western Kentucky (15-19) on Wednesday evening.
April 13, 2016 Head coach Kim Rosamond announces the signing of Kassidy Allen to 2016-17 roster Head women's basketball coach Kim Rosamond is pleased to announce the signing of Jackson County native Kassidy Allen to the 2016-17 Golden Eagle roster.
April 13, 2016 Red-hot Golden Eagles to host OVC leading Jacksonville State in three-game series The winner of its previous five contests, the red-hot Tennessee Tech baseball team will put its momentum up against its toughest test to date this weekend, playing host to Ohio Valley Conference's top squad, Jacksonville State, in a three-game set starting Friday at 6 p.m. CT.
April 12, 2016 Military careers part of life for three Golden Eagle distance runners Lessons learned as disciplined distance runners for the Tennessee Tech cross country and track & field teams are serving three Golden Eagles as their plans include careers in the U.S. military.
April 12, 2016 Moving the fans as important to Satterfield as moving the chains Tennessee Tech’s Spring Football Game Thursday night won’t be as much about football as it will be about fun, new traditions, and setting in motion the momentum toward a successful 2016 season for Golden Eagle players and fans. And, it's FREE.
April 12, 2016 Hard charge by Golden Eagles lifts Tech into third place at Big Blue Invitational Senior Neil Gannaway earned his first all-tournament honor, finishing in a tie for fourth place to help the Tennessee Tech men's golf team jump past four teams into third place Tuesday at the Big Blue Invitational.
April 12, 2016 King dominates from hill, fans nine Bulldogs to lead Golden Eagles to 11-6 victory A dominating performance early, both on the mound and at the plate, proved more than enough for the Tennessee Tech baseball team to collect a home victory against Alabama A&M Tuesday evening, as the Golden Eagles (19-12) rolled to a comfortable 11-6 win over the Bulldogs (6-29).
April 11, 2016 Golden Eagles close out 8-game road-stand at Western Kentucky on Wednesday With its long journey on the road coming to an end, the Tennessee Tech softball team will close out its eight-game road-stand with a 6 p.m. contest versus Western Kentucky in Bowling Green, Ky. on Wednesday.
April 11, 2016 Tech baseball team returns to Bush Stadium, hosts Alabama A&M Tuesday evening Game two in the home-and-home series between the Tennessee Tech baseball team and Alabama A&M is set to commence Tuesday evening in a 6 p.m. CT affair that will be sure to have the fans talking leading up to first pitch.
April 11, 2016 Golden Eagles tied for seventh with final round set for Tuesday at Big Blue Invitational The final 18 holes will be a fight-to-the-finish Tuesday at the Big Blue Invitational, and Tennessee Tech is in the hunt with seniors Mitch Thomas and Bryce Kendrick leading the way.
April 11, 2016 Strohschein claims first career OVC Player of the Week nod following record-setting week Following a brilliant week with the bat, Tennessee Tech freshman outfielder Kevin Strohschein captured his first career adidas® Ohio Valley Conference Player of the Week nod Monday afternoon after leading his squad to a perfect 4-0 record over the past seven days.
April 10, 2016 Tech softball splits games with Southeast Missouri in Sunday doubleheader The Tennessee Tech softball team rounded out weekend play splitting games with Southeast Missouri in Sunday doubleheader action. The Golden Eagles defeated the Redhawks in game one 3-2, but fell in game two 5-2.
April 10, 2016 Golden Eagle runner Gilbert Boit wins 3,000-meter event at Auburn meet Gilbert Boit, Tennessee Tech’s promising freshman distance runner, has added another highlight to what should grow to be an impressive resume during his time in Golden Eagle track & field.
April 9, 2016 Golden Eagles to defend their crown at Big Blue Invitational Monday and Tuesday The Tennessee Tech men’s golf team is all set to defend its title at the Big Blue Invitational early next week, hosted by Tennessee State University. Tech returns to the Hermitage Golf Club for 36 holes Monday and 18 on Tuesday, the scene of a record-setting Golden Eagles performance last April.
April 9, 2016 Golden Eagles split games in Saturday doubleheader versus UT Martin The Tennessee Tech softball team (13-23, 4-8 OVC) split games in the doubleheader versus UT Martin (22-16, 7-5 OVC) on Saturday in Martin, Tenn.
April 9, 2016 Robertson, Dunn lead Golden Eagle women to sixth at Jan Weaver Invitational Whitney Robertson earned a Top 10 finish and Allyson Dunn a Top 20 spot, leading the Tennessee Tech women's golf team to sixth place Saturday at the Jan Weaver Invitational, hosted by Murray State University.
April 9, 2016 Brazelton's ninth-inning grand slam caps two comeback victories, Tech sweep over Panthers CHARLESTON, Ill. – Two emotionally-draining and heart-stopping contests, the Tennessee Tech baseball team found itself on top in both Saturday afternoon, earning a three-game, Ohio Valley Conference sweep at Eastern Illinois behind victories with final scores of 5-3 and 8-6.
April 9, 2016 Tech captures share of regular season championship with 6-1 win over Eastern Illinois CHARLESTON, Ill. – The Tennessee Tech tennis team can check off one of its major goals of 2016, ensuring itself at least a share of the regular season Ohio Valley Conference championship thanks to a 6-1 victory at Eastern Illinois Saturday afternoon.
April 8, 2016 Golden Eagles use strong pitching, timely hitting to down Panthers, 8-3 CHARLESTON, Ill. – It was a successful and rather methodical game one for the Tennessee Tech baseball team Friday afternoon, as the Golden Eagles (16-12, 7-6) captured an 8-3 victory in its Ohio Valley Conference series-opener at Eastern Illinois (5-24, 1-9).
April 8, 2016 Tech’s flawless singles play leads them to 6-1 win over SIUE EDWARDSVILLE, Ill. – The Tennessee Tech tennis team soared during singles play, rallying back from an early doubles setback en route to taking all six singles tilts on the way to a 6-1 win over SIU Edwardsville.
April 8, 2016 Golden Eagles in middle-of-the-pack battle after opening day at Weaver Invitational The Tennessee Tech women’s golf team will wake up Saturday poised for a good fight, heading into the final round of Murray State’s Jan Weaver Invitational in the thick of a logjam in the middle of the standings.
April 8, 2016 Golden Eagle Golf Club staffed; Manzaro back as club pro and GM Former Golden Eagle golfer and club professional Matt Manzaro will be returning to a familiar role, being named as the Club Professional and General Manager of the Golden Eagle Golf Club in Cookeville.
April 7, 2016 TTU takes perfect conference record up north in matches with SIUE and EIU over the weekend Off to a torrid pace in its 2016 conference campaign, the Tennessee Tech tennis team searches to keep perfection alive as the Golden Eagles flock north for their final two road matches of the regular season.
April 7, 2016 Tech baseball teams continues four-game road stretch with OVC series at Eastern Illinois The Tennessee Tech baseball team continues its four-game road stretch Friday afternoon, kicking off a three-game Ohio Valley Conference series at Eastern Illinois at 3 p.m. CT, just three days after tying the program record with a mind-boggling 34 runs Tuesday afternoon.
April 7, 2016 Tech plays in Murray State tourney as final tuneup before OVC Championships In its final regular season tune-up before the OVC Championships, the Tennessee Tech women's golf team is in Murray, Ky., to play in the Jan Weaver Invitational, hosted by the MSU Racers on the school’s Miller Memorial Golf Course.
April 6, 2016 Golden Eagles travel to UT Martin and Southeast Missouri on Sat.-Sun. The Tennessee Tech softball team continues their longest road stand of the season on Saturday-Sunday.
April 6, 2016 Eduardo Mena honored as adidas® OVC Co-Male Tennis Athlete of the Week Following yet another perfect weekend on the courts, Tennessee Tech tennis player Eduardo Mena was recognized as the adidas® OVC Co-Male Tennis Athlete of the Week, sharing the honors with SIUE’s Patrick Gaffigan.
April 6, 2016 Golden Eagle sophomore Allyson Dunn chosen as OVC Female Golfer of the Week Tennessee Tech's Allyson Dunn has been selected as the Ohio Valley Conference co-Female Golfer of the Week on the strength of a sensational showing last week at the EKU Colonel Classic
April 6, 2016 Davis named to NABC Under Armour 30-under-30 Team as one of nation's top young assistants Tennessee Tech men’s basketball assistant coach Frank Davis was one of 30 assistant coaches nationally recognized by the National Association of Basketball Coaches (NABC) Sunday evening, earning a spot on the 2016 Under Armour 30-under-30 Team.
April 5, 2016 Golden Eagles erupt to tie program record with 34 runs in road victory at Alabama A&M HUNTSVILLE, Ala. – Less than a week after exploding for 24 runs in midweek action against Kennesaw State, the Tennessee Tech baseball team ( 15-12) erupted for a new season highlight Tuesday afternoon, tying the program scoring record with a 34-6 victory at Alabama A&M (6-25).
April 4, 2016 Tech baseball team returns to road for four-game stretch, visits Alabama A&M Tuesday It's back to the road for the Tennessee Tech baseball team, as the Golden Eagles embark on a four-game road stretch beginning Tuesday afternoon with a 3 p.m. CT tilt at Alabama A&M.
April 3, 2016 Belmont beats Tech 4+1 in final game of series The Tennessee Tech softball team (12-22, 3-7 OVC) closed out the road series versus Belmont (12-23, 5-5 OVC) on Sunday with a 4-1 loss to the Bruins who made a late surge in the bottom of the sixth to take the victory.
April 3, 2016 Govs use six-run sixth to down Golden Eagles Sunday 9-4, take OVC series A back-and-forth affair for the first half of Sunday’s contest, the Tennessee Tech baseball team fell victim to the theme of the weekend, a big inning on the scoreboard by an offense.
April 2, 2016 Belmont beats Golden Eagles in first two games of series on Saturday The Tennessee Tech softball team opened their eight-game road stand falling twice to OVC opponent Belmont.
April 2, 2016 Tennis team moves to 5-0 in conference play with Saturday win over EKU Colonels The Tennessee Tech tennis team remained unbeaten in OVC play with a 5-2 victory Saturday over Eastern Kentucky. Tech is now 5-0 in league matches and has won 13 consecutive regular season OVC contests.
April 2, 2016 Tech adds 4x800 relay school record, finishes sixth at Florida Relays Tennessee Tech's 4x800m relay team not only smashed the school record Saturday at the Florida Relays, they finished sixth among some of the top teams in the nation.
April 2, 2016 Golden Eagles even series with Austin Peay, claim 14-3 victory in game two The roles were reversed at the Averitt Express Baseball Complex Saturday afternoon, as the Tennessee Tech baseball team jumped out to a large and early lead over Austin Peay on its way to a series-evening, 14-3 victory.
April 2, 2016 Dunn's second place finish leads Golden Eagle golfers to third at EKU Colonel Classic Sophomore Allyson Dunn finished in second place individually to earn all-tournament honors to help the Tennessee Tech women's golf team claim third place in the EKU Colonel Classic Saturday in Richmond, Ky.
April 2, 2016 Competition on display as Golden Eagles hold public scrimmage at Alcoa Tennessee Tech had more than 300 yards of offense in 56 plays, but Saturday's satellite scrimmage at Alcoa High School was more about putting competition on display for the Golden Eagles.
April 1, 2016 Golden Eagles send seven standouts to compete at prestigious Florida Relays Seven of the Tennessee Tech track team’s most successful runners are this weekend stepping onto the biggest stage of the year so far when they compete in the 72nd annual Pepsi Florida Relays
April 1, 2016 Golden Eagles scorch course in second round, sit in second place at Colonel Classic The Tennessee Tech women’s golf team scorched the Arlington Golf Club Friday on its second tour of the course, and the Golden Eagles leaped all the way from eight place into a tie for second by shooting the lowest score of the day in the later round at the EKU Colonel Classic.
April 1, 2016 Golden Eagle runners earn one Top 10, two Top 25 finishes at Florida Relays Tennessee Tech runners were not intimidated whatsoever Friday when they ran against some of the fastest in the nation. Golden Eagles set two school records, had one Top 10 finish and two more Top 25 efforts at the Florida Relays.
April 1, 2016 Golden Eagles fall to Austin Peay in series opener Friday, 10-2 A lights-out pitching performance from junior Alex Robles proved too much for the Tennessee Tech baseball team to overcome Friday evening, as Austin Peay (15-9, 7-3) defeated the Golden Eagles (13-11, 5-5) in the first of a three-game series, 10-2.
April 1, 2016 Golden Eagles fly higher in battle of unbeatens with 6-1 nod over Morehead State The Tennessee Tech tennis team flexed its home dominance Friday afternoon, powering its way to a 6-1 victory over Morehead State to remain undefeated in Ohio Valley Conference play.
March 31, 2016 Golden Eagle women’s golf team set to play Friday, Saturday in EKU Colonel Classic The Tennessee Tech women's golf team returns to University Club at Arlington this weekend to compete in the EKU Colonel Classic, a 54-hole tournament hosted by Eastern Kentucky University.
March 31, 2016 Golden Eagles host Morehead State and EKU over the weekend Tech Tennis Courts will be the epicenter of the Ohio Valley Conference tennis world over the weekend as three OVC clubs with a combined conference record 10-1 will clash in Cookeville.
March 31, 2016 Golden Eagles kickoff 8-game road stand with three-game series at Belmont on Sat.-Sun. With a five-game homestand completed with a 4-1 record, the Tennessee Tech softball team is ready to hit the road for its longest road stretch of the season. The Golden Eagles will kick off their eight-game road adventure with an OVC series at Belmont.
March 31, 2016 Golden Eagles play host to in-state and OVC rival Austin Peay starting Friday at 6 p.m. Fresh off one of the strongest offensive performances in program history, the Tennessee Tech baseball team will get back to work in Ohio Valley Conference play Friday evening, kicking off a three-game series against in-state rival Austin Peay with a 6 p.m. CT tilt.
March 31, 2016 Kim Rosamond named Tennessee Tech women’s basketball head coach Kim Rosamond, an assistant coach and recruiting coordinator at Vanderbilt University, has been named as the Tennessee Tech University women's basketball head coach.
March 30, 2016 D'Airrien Jackson selected OVC Female Co-Track Athlete of the Week Tennessee Tech freshman sprinter D'Airrien Jackson has grabbed the attention of the track & field world with her spectacular, school-record 400m performance last weekend at the Vanderbilt Black & Gold Invitational, and Wednesday she was selected the OVC Female Co-Track Athlete of the Week.
March 30, 2016 18-run fifth propels Golden Eagles to record-breaking, 24-9 victory over Kennesaw State It was a game for the history books, or at the very least the fifth inning was, as the Tennessee Tech baseball team exploded for a whopping 18 runs in the bottom of the fifth frame Wednesday evening to take a 24-9 decision over visiting Kennesaw State.
March 30, 2016 Golden Eagles down Lipscomb 12-8 in thrilling midweek action A six-run sixth inning highlighted by a three-run double and two home runs helped give the Tennessee Tech softball team a thrilling 12-8 victory over Lipscomb in the Golden Eagles' mid-week game.
March 29, 2016 Golden Eagles return to Bush Stadium for midweek action against Kennesaw State Back in Bush Stadium at the Averitt Express Baseball Complex, the Tennessee Tech baseball team will play host to Kennesaw State in some midweek action Wednesday afternoon, hosting the Owls in a 4 p.m. CT tilt.
March 29, 2016 Golden Eagles to hold first scrimmage Saturday at Alcoa High School; Fans invited to 11 a.m. event Tennessee Tech football coach Marcus Satterfield will load the Golden Eagles onto buses this weekend and take them a couple of hours off campus for their first true scrimmage of spring drills Saturday at Alcoa High School, located in East Tennessee.
March 29, 2016 Tech’s Boit qualifies for NCAA Prequalifying with ninth-fastest 10K time in the nation The 2016 Tennessee Tech men’s track team features one of the fastest distance runners in the nation in Gilbert Boit, a freshman from Kenya who has quickly established himself among the nation’s elite with his record-setting performance last weekend.
March 28, 2016 Golden Eagles round out five-game homestand with 5 p.m. contest versus Lipscomb on Wednesday After a successful 3-1 weekend at home, the Tennessee Tech softball team is ready to close out its five-game home stand with a contest versus Lipscomb on Wednesday at 5 p.m. at the Tech Softball Field.
March 28, 2016 2015-16 season comes to end as Old Dominion downs Tech in Vegas 16 Tournament LAS VEGAS, Nev. – Historical. Just simply the best way to describe the 2015-16 campaign for the Tennessee Tech men’s basketball team, a season that saw several individual and team records broken, threatened and rewritten. And with a season like that officially in the books, it was only fitting for the Golden Eagles to make history one more time to close it out.
March 26, 2016 Jackson smashes 400m record, three other standards fall at Vanderbilt meet Saturday Tennessee Tech runners and throwers set four more school records Saturday at the Vanderbilt Black & Gold Invitational, including a mark by D'Airrien Jackson in winning the 400-meter dash that is close to the Olympic Trials qualifying standard.
March 26, 2016 Golden Eagles remain unbeaten in OVC play with 5-2 win over Gamecocks The Tennessee Tech tennis team extended its Ohio Valley Conference regular-season winning streak to 11 consecutive matches, and improved to 3-0 this season in league play with a 5-2 win Saturday at Jacksonville State.
March 26, 2016 Golden Eagles sweep Eastern Illinois in a doubleheader on Saturday On a warm sunny day in Cookeville, the Tennessee Tech softball team brought home two victories that were sweeter than the weather.
March 26, 2016 Postseason beckons as Golden Eagles face Old Dominion in inaugural Vegas 16 Tournament Viva Las Vegas! The Tennessee Tech men's basketball team is ready to kick off postseason play, heading west for the inaugural Vegas 16 Tournament and a 2 p.m. CT match-up with Old Dominion on Monday, March 28.
March 26, 2016 Tech powers its way to 14-2 victory to claim OVC series over SIUE Tyler Brazelton, Kevin Strohschein and David Garza each slammed two of Tennessee Tech’s eight doubles Saturday as the Golden Eagles claimed a 14-2 victory at SIUE to win the rubber game in the three-game Ohio Valley Conference series.
March 25, 2016 Golden Eagles split with SIUE in Friday doubleheader action The Tennessee Tech softball team grabbed their first conference win of the season in game one of the Friday doubleheader action with a 5-1 win over Southern Illinois University-Edwardsville.
March 25, 2016 Rowe selected to NABC Division I All-District 19 First Team Just days from leading the Tennessee Tech men's basketball team to its first postseason action since 2012, senior guard Torrance Rowe took home another postseason accolade Friday afternoon, earning a spot on the National Association of Basketball Coaches (NABC) Division I All-District 19 First Team.
March 25, 2016 Cougars score twice in bottom of ninth, stun Golden Eagles in game two, 5-4 EDWARDSVILLE, Ill. – The Tennessee Tech baseball team was left stunned Friday evening, as SIUE scored twice in the bottom of the ninth to flip the lead right around and claim a 5-4, walk-off victory in the second game of the two teams’ Ohio Valley Conference series.
March 25, 2016 Robinson, Brandt set records on first day of outdoor track & field season \Na’Asha Robinson and \Sarah Brandt have opened the 2016 outdoor season by establishing school records on the first day of the Vanderbilt Black & Gold Invitational.
March 24, 2016 Golden Eagles close out non-conference slate with meeting at Louisville For the final time this season, the Tennessee Tech tennis team will square off with a non-conference opponent as the Golden Eagles trek to Louisville to tangle with the Cardinals Thursday evening.
March 24, 2016 Golden Eagles pound out 20 hits, pitching limits Cougar scoring for 13-3 series-opening victory EDWARDSVILLE, Ill. – An explosive sixth inning proved to be more than enough for the Tennessee Tech baseball team to claim its fourth straight Ohio Valley Conference victory Thursday evening, as the Golden Eagles (11-9, 4-3) racked up 20 hits on their way to a 13-3 win at SIUE (3-15, 1-6).
March 24, 2016 Tech narrowly edged by Louisville in non-conference finale LOUISVILLE, Ky. – The type of drama you read about unfolded Thursday evening at Bass-Rudd Tennis Center, but when the dust finally settled, Louisville squeaked out a 4-3 victory over the Tennessee Tech tennis team in TTU’s final non-conference match of the season.
March 23, 2016 Golden Eagles host doubleheaders versus SIUE and Eastern Illinios on Friday-Saturday After opening conference play on the road last weekend, the Tennessee Tech softball team returns home to host two doubleheaders at the Tech Softball Field on Friday-Saturday.
March 23, 2016 Promising outdoor track season begins this weekend for Golden Eagles at Vanderbilt The assault on the school record books proved successful during the indoor season for the Tennessee Tech track & field team, and now coach Wayne Angel’s team turns its focus to the outdoor season, which gets underway this weekend at the Vanderbilt Black & Gold Invitational.
March 23, 2016 Tech football team making improvements, continuing to adjust through fifth spring practice The Tennessee Tech football team wrapped up its fifth spring practice Tuesday evening, showing strong effort and signs of improvement with plenty of room to grow and adjust.
March 23, 2016 Golden Eagles to visit SIUE in OVC action starting Thursday evening at 6 p.m. The Tennessee Tech baseball team will return to Ohio Valley Conference play a day earlier than normal this week, visiting SIUE for a three-game set starting Thursday in a 6 p.m. CT tilt.
March 22, 2016 Gannaway paces Golden Eagles in fifth place finish at Bobby Nichols Intercollegiate Senior Neil Gannaway shaved five strokes off his second round score in Tuesday’s final round, and climbed into a tie for ninth place individually, pacing the Tennessee Tech men’s golf team on the final day of the Bobby Nichols Intercollegiate at Sevierville Golf Club’s River Course.
March 22, 2016 Late charge pushes Vols past Golden Eagles in Knoxville, 9-1 KNOXVILLE, Tenn. – A late charge proved too much to overcome for the Tennessee Tech baseball team Tuesday evening, as the Tennessee Volunteers (13-7) took the victory over the Golden Eagles (10-9) in Knoxville, winning 9-1.
March 22, 2016 Golden Eagles capture second at Bobby Nichols Intercollegiate with solid team effort A hole-in-one by freshman Lindsay Miller was the highlight early in the day, and strong team play from the entire lineup throughout the afternoon gave the Tennessee Tech women’s team the lowest score of the round and left the Golden Eagles firmly in second place at the fourth annual Bobby Nichols Intercollegiate.
March 21, 2016 Tech baseball team heads to Knoxville to take on Tennessee in Tuesday tilt on SEC Network Fresh off its first Ohio Valley Conference series sweep of the 2015-16 campaign, the Tennessee Tech baseball team will make a visit to in-state foe Tennessee Tuesday evening, taking on the Vols in a 6 p.m. CT tilt televised live on the SEC Network.
March 21, 2016 Bobby Nichols Intercollegiate set for Golden finish in women’s tournament The Golden Eagles, Golden Eagles and Golden Grizzlies hold the three top spots heading into Tuesday's final round of the women's tourney at the Bobby Nichols Intercollegiate in Sevierville.
March 21, 2016 Kendrick leads Golden Eagles in jump to fifth at Bobby Nichols Intercollegiate Senior Bryce Kendrick blazed through Monday’s second round at the Bobby Nichols Intercollegiate with a three-under-par 69, leading the way for the Tennessee Tech men’s golf team to jump to fifth place at the 12-team tournament with one round remaining.
March 20, 2016 Tech falls to Jacksonville State 8-3 in final game of series The Tennesee Tech softball team rounded out their first conference series with an 8-3 loss to Jacksonville State.
March 20, 2016 Tech women start strong on opening day of Bobby Nichols Intercollegiate The Tennessee Tech women's golf team is tied for third place in the 12-team field of the fourth annual Bobby Nichols Intercollegiate following the first round of play on the Highlands Course of the Sevierville Golf Club.
March 20, 2016 Golden Eagles tied for eight, but within striking distance after Day One at Bobby Nchols The Tennessee Tech men's golf team opened play at the Bobby Nichols Intercollegiate in a tie for eighth place, but has the top of the standings withing sight with two rounds remaining.
March 19, 2016 Golden Eagles fall to Jacksonville State 2-1 and 5-4 in day one of OVC Play The Tennessee Tech softball team had a rough first day against Jacksonville State. The Gamecocks topped the Golden Eagles in day one doubleheader action, first defeating Tech 2-1 and then closing out the day with a 5-4 victory.
March 19, 2016 Tech football team increases intensity, adds shoulder pads to spring practice mix The pads were popping on Saturday at Tucker Stadium as the Tennessee Tech held its first spring practice session in pads.
March 19, 2016 Golden Eagles cap three-game sweep with two victories Saturday over UT Martin The offense continued to roll for the Tennessee Tech baseball team Saturday, as the Golden Eagles (10-8, 3-3) completed a three-game sweep of Ohio Valley Conference and in-state rival UT Martin (7-13, 2-4) with two victories in some doubleheader action.
March 19, 2016 Golden Eagles complete perfect Nashville trip with 6-1 win over Belmont NASHVILLE, Tenn. – Saturday afternoon proved to be déjà vu for the Tennessee Tech tennis team as the Golden Eagles notched their second straight 6-1 win in Nashville, knocking off Belmont to improve to 2-0 in OVC play.
March 18, 2016 Tech men's and women's golf teams share golf knowledge with students of Algood Middle School Adept at reading putts and adjusting to unfavorable lies, several members of the Tennessee Tech men’s and women’s golf teams took time to pass some of that wisdom on to students of Algood Middle School Thursday afternoon.
March 18, 2016 Golden Eagles host fourth annual Bobby Nichols Intercollegiate in Sevierville Chasing their highest team and individual finishes yet in the tournament, the Tennessee Tech men’s golf team will co-host the fourth annual Bobby Nichols Intercollegiate at the Sevierville Golf Club Sunday through Tuesday.
March 18, 2016 Golden Eagle women look for second team title at fourth Bobby Nichols Intercollegiate The Tennessee Tech women’s golf team is ready to return to the throne when it hosts the fourth annual Bobby Nichols Intercollegiate Sunday through Tuesday at the Sevierville Golf Club.
March 18, 2016 Tech kicks off OVC play with a 6-1 win over Tennessee State NASHVILLE, Tenn. – The Tennessee Tech tennis team opened its 2016 conference campaign in sterling fashion Friday afternoon, rolling past Tennessee State, 6-1, in the first of two matches in Nashville over the weekend.
March 18, 2016 Brazelton's two home runs lead offensive outburst as Golden Eagles down Skyhawks, 12-3 The offense was out in full force for the Tennessee Tech baseball team Friday evening, as the Golden Eagles (8-8, 1-3) jumped out early in their first night game and home league contest of the season, defeating Ohio Valley Conference foe UT Martin (7-11, 2-2) by a final score of 12-3.
March 17, 2016 Tech baseball team back at Bush Stadium to host OVC rival UT Martin in three-game set For the first time in over a week, the Tennessee Tech baseball team is back at Bush Stadium at the Averitt Express Baseball Complex as the Golden Eagles play host to Ohio Valley Conference and in-state rival UT Martin in a three-game set starting Friday evening.
March 16, 2016 New Tech football team brand on full display in first spring practice under Marcus Satterfield The new brand of the Tennessee Tech football team was on full display Tuesday evening as the team held its first official spring practice under the lights of Tucker Stadium.
March 16, 2016 Golden Eagles soar into OVC action with matches at TSU and Belmont It’s the most important time of the year and it’s finally upon the Tennessee Tech tennis team, as the Golden Eagles unwrap Ohio Valley Conference action with a trip to Nashville over the weekend.
March 16, 2016 Golden Eagles hold on late, edge Kennesaw State, 6-5, for mid-week road victory KENNESAW, Ga. – Timely pitching, impressive defense and some clutch scoring proved enough for the Tennessee Tech baseball team to collect a mid-week, road victory Wednesday evening, as the Golden Eagles (7-8) held on for a 6-5 win at first-time opponent Kennesaw State (7-10).
March 16, 2016 Golden Eagles open OVC play at Jacksonville State Saturday-Sunday After winning three of its last five contests, the Tennessee Tech softball team is ready to hit the road to kickoff Ohio Valley Conference play on Saturday-Sunday versus Jacksonville State.
March 15, 2016 Led by veteran Mitch Thomas, Golden Eagle golf team places fourth at Page The most veteran player on the roster, senior Mitch Thomas earned his third Top 10 finish of the season Tuesday and helped the Tennessee Tech men’s golf team hold onto fourth place in the 12-team Grover Page Classic.
March 15, 2016 Golden Eagles sweep Bradley in Tuesday doubleheader A five-hit Danielle Liberatore shutout and a nine-inning, 5-4 victory left the fans wanting more after the Tennessee Tech softball team swept Bradley in the doubleheader on Tuesday
March 15, 2016 Golden Eagles to visit first-time opponent Kennesaw State Wednesday asfdadsThe Tennessee Tech baseball team will round out its four-game road stretch Wednesday late afternoon, visiting Kennesaw, Ga. for the program's first-ever meeting with Kennesaw State. First pitch is scheduled for a 4 p.m. CT start at Stillwell Stadium.
March 14, 2016 Golden Eagles to participate in inaugural Vegas 16 Postseason Tournament The 2015-16 Tennessee Tech men’s basketball team isn’t ready to call it a season just yet, as the team accepted an invitation to participate in the inaugural Vegas 16 Basketball Tournament, Mar. 28-30, at the Mandalay Bay Events Center in Las Vegas, Nev., Tuesday afternoon, extending their fantastic season at least one more game.
March 14, 2016 Strong second round Monday bumps Golden Eagles to fourth at Grover Page Classic JACKSON, Tenn. -- On the strength of a sensational second round performance, the Tennessee Tech men’s golf team closed the first day of play at the Grover Page Classic in fourth place among 12 teams battling in the 54-hole tournament at the Jackson Country Club.
March 14, 2016 Golden Eagles host doubleheader versus Bradley on Tuesday After 18 games over four tournaments on the road, followed by three games at a home tournament, the Tennessee Tech softball team is ready to begin head-to-head series games, opening on Tuesday with a doubleheader against Bradley University at the Tech Softball Field.
March 13, 2016 Unsung Leader Award for February goes to football team’s Zach Malone An unselfish volunteer, a role model, and a civic-minded ambassador for the university are just some of the character traits that have led to Zach Malone's selection as the Athletic Department’s February recipient of the monthly Unsung Leader Award.
March 13, 2016 Golden Eagles fall to Kennesaw State 6-0 before being rained out against East Tennessee State Rain was the theme of for the Tech Softball Tournament on Sunday. The Tennessee Tech softball team fell to Kennesaw State 6-0 before a burst of rain caused the field to become too wet to finish the series against East Tennessee State.
March 12, 2016 Staff, players, alumni, fans all excited about start of Golden Eagle football spring drills Tuesday The Tennessee Tech football team opens its first Spring Drills under new coach Marcus Satterfield's watch on Tuesday evening.
March 12, 2016 Tech toppled by NAIA No. 1 Georgia Gwinnett LAWRENCEVILLE, Ga. – The Tennessee Tech tennis team hit a bump in the road against the NAIA’s top team in the country, falling 5-2 at No. 1 Georgia Gwinnett Saturday afternoon.
March 12, 2016 Golden Eagles split on day one of Tech Tournament The Tennessee Tech softball team (6-14) rang in day one of the Tech tournament with a split.
March 12, 2016 Morehead State scores final six runs to down Golden Eagles, 6-1 MOREHEAD, Ky. – A masterful performance on the mound from Morehead State hurler Matt Anderson proved too much to overcome for the Tennessee Tech baseball team Saturday afternoon, as the Golden Eagles (6-8, 0-3) fell to the Eagles (12-3, 3-0) in their Ohio Valley Conference series finale, 6-1.
March 11, 2016 Biloxi High standout and scholar, Chandler Myers signs with Tech Tennessee Tech’s 2016 football signing class has added another promising student-athlete, as coach Marcus Satterfield’s first group of recruits has grown to 23 top-notch signees.
March 11, 2016 Golden Eagles fall to Morehead State in OVC-opening twin bill Friday MOREHEAD, Ky. – The Tennessee Tech baseball team fell in both games of a doubleheader Friday evening, as the Morehead State Eagles used strong pitching efforts on the hill to take the first two games of Ohio Valley Conference play from the Golden Eagles at Allen Field in Morehead, Ky.
March 10, 2016 Choccolocco Park, City of Oxford (Ala.) to Host 2016, 2017 OVC Softball Championship The Ohio Valley Conference Board of Athletic Directors and Board of Presidents have approved a plan to move the OVC Softball Championship to the neutral site of Oxford, Ala.
March 10, 2016 Golden Eagles open Ohio Valley Conference play with trip to Morehead State, doubleheader Friday The Tennessee Tech baseball team hits the road for its first true road test of the 2016 campaign, opening up Ohio Valley Conference play with a three-game set at Morehead State starting Friday afternoon. Due to unfavorable weather expected in the area, the Golden Eagles and Eagles will play a doubleheader Friday, starting at 1:30 p.m. CT.
March 10, 2016 Golden Eagles roll past USC Upstate in second home match of the season The Tennessee Tech tennis team flexed its muscles at home Thursday afternoon, rolling to a 6-1 victory over USC Upstate to kick off a busy stretch of three matches in three days.
March 10, 2016 Golden Eagles looking for first title at Grover Page Classic hosted by UT Martin With second place finishes in each of its last two tries at the Grover Page Classic, the Tennessee Tech men's golf team heads back to familiar ground at the Jackson Country Club Monday and Tuesday looking to capture its first title in the 12-team, 54-hole tournament hosted by UT Martin.
March 9, 2016 Golden Eagles host Kennesaw State and East Tennessee State for Tech Tournament on Sat.-Sun. After being on the road for four consecutive weekends at four different tournaments, the Tennessee Tech softball team has returned home to host a tournament featuring teams of Kennesaw State and East Tennessee State on Saturday-Sunday at the Tech Softball Field.
March 9, 2016 Golden Eagles gear up for three-straight days of action, highlighted by home matches on Thursday and Friday The Tennessee Tech tennis team gets set to unwrap a busy slate of action as the Golden Eagles will hit the courts for three-straight days in the final tune up before OVC play begins.
March 8, 2016 Eduardo Mena captures adidas® OVC Male Tennis Athlete of the Week For the first time this spring, Tennessee Tech tennis player Eduardo Mena was recognized as the adidas® OVC Male Tennis Athlete of the Week, following another stellar weekend for the Golden Eagle sophomore.
March 8, 2016 Gannaway claims Top 10 finish, Golden Eagles 11th in Bash at the Beach Playing Tuesday’s final round short-handed, the Tennessee Tech men’s golf team managed to shave 17 strokes off its previous round and battle to the finish before winding up 11th overall among the 19 teams in the 54-hole Bash at the Beach.
March 8, 2016 Clutch home runs, early offense lead Golden Eagles past in-state foe Lipscomb, 14-11 A pitcher’s duel at the beginning and slugfest at the end. That’s the best way to describe the battle that took place at Bush Stadium at the Averitt Express Baseball Complex Friday afternoon and evening, as the Tennessee Tech baseball team outlasted in-state rival Lipscomb, 14-11.
March 8, 2016 Former player, current coach Bonnie Bynum added to the TTU Softball Wall of Honor Two-time OVC Pitcher of the Year, 2006 OVC Outstanding Female Athlete of the Year, three-time All-OVC first team honoree, nine-time OVC Pitcher of the Week, and four-year starter and letterwinner on the Golden Eagle team, former Tech softball pitcher who shattered records in the OVC has been added to the TTU Softball Wall of honor this weekend: current Tech softball head coach Bonnie Bynum.
March 7, 2016 Tech baseball team to host in-state rival Lipscomb Tuesday afternoon One more game in Bush Stadium at the Averitt Express Baseball Complex remains for the Tennessee Tech baseball team before it heads out on its first real road trip of the season. The Golden Eagles will play host to in-state rival Lipscomb Tuesday afternoon, squaring off with the Bisons in a 3 p.m. CT match-up.
March 7, 2016 Golden Eagles open Monday on fire, slip in second round of Bash at the Beach Brilliant first round gives Tech tournament lead after 18 holes, but second round doesn't hold up and Golden Eagles tied for 11th heading into Tuesday's final round in the Bash at the Beach Collegiate.
March 6, 2016 No. 5 LSU defeats the Golden Eagles 16-0 in five innings on final day of the LSU Invitational The Tennessee Tech softball team fell to No. 5 LSU 16-0 in the final day of the LSU Invitational.
March 6, 2016 Golden Eagles kick off spring play at Bash at the Beach Collegiate After a long, excruciating wait, the spring season has finally arrived for the Tennessee Tech men’s golf team, as the Golden Eagles make their way southeast to North Myrtle Beach, S.C. for the Bash at the Beach Collegiate hosted by Appalachian State.
March 6, 2016 Golden Eagles score early and often, down RedHawks 10-6 in series finale There was no back-and-forth action at Bush Stadium at the Averitt Express Baseball Complex Sunday afternoon, as the Tennessee Tech baseball team came out swinging in the final contest of a three-game series against Miami (Ohio), defeating the RedHawks by a final score of 10-6.
March 6, 2016 Tech closes weekend action with loss to No. 7 Wake Forest WINSTON-SALEM, N.C. – The Tennessee Tech tennis team was unable to make it two-straight wins Sunday evening, falling to No. 7 Wake Forest, 7-0, to conclude a two-match road swing in Winston-Salem.
March 5, 2016 Golden Eagles split games on day one of the LSU Invitational A six-run fifth inning and a one-hit shutout against Liberty highlighted day one of the LSU Invitational for the Tennessee Tech softball team. The Golden Eagles kicked things in the tournament with a 7-0 victory over the Lady Flames, but then fell in the nightcap to No. 5 LSU 8-0.
March 5, 2016 Golden Eagles split with Memphis and Louisiana Tech on day two of the LSU Invitational Fueled by a six-run first inning, the Tennessee Tech softball team claimed another tournament victory with a 10-1 win over Memphis. Later in the day, the Golden Eagles fell to Louisiana Tech15-2 to split games on day two of the LSU Invitational.
March 5, 2016 Golden Eagles even up overall record with 4-3 win over Radford WINSTON-SALEM, N. C. – The Tennessee Tech tennis team kicked off its two-match weekend set in stellar fashion Saturday afternoon, edging Radford, 4-3, at the Wake Forest Tennis Complex.
March 5, 2016 Golden Eagle rally comes up short, RedHawks take game two of series, 11-10 An up-and-down, seesaw battle from the very beginning, the Tennessee Tech baseball team couldn’t quite complete its late comeback bid against Miami (Ohio) Saturday afternoon, falling to the RedHawks by a final score of 11-10.
March 4, 2016 Attention golfers: Registration for Bobby Nichols Golden Eagle Scramble starts Tuesday Golfers by the hundreds who are looking forward to playing in the 2016 Bobby Nichols Golden Eagle Scramble can get busy Tuesday (March 8), when Tennessee Tech begins taking signups and assigning tee times and courses for the June 3-5 event.
March 4, 2016 Tech marches to Winston-Salem, N.C. for a pair of weekend matches The Tennessee Tech tennis team sets its sights on a busy weekend as the Golden Eagles trek to North Carolina for a pair of matches in Winston-Salem.
March 4, 2016 Two-out hitting leads Miami (Ohio) over Golden Eagles in series opener Timely hitting from the bats of the Miami (Ohio) RedHawks proved enough for the Tennessee Tech baseball team’s opponent to take game one in the teams’ three-game series Friday afternoon, as the visitors downed the Golden Eagles by a score of 9-4.
March 3, 2016 The Golden Eagles travel to Baton Rouge, La. for the LSU Invitational on Fri.-Sun. The Tennessee Tech softball team hits the road for their final away tournament on Fri.-Sun. The Golden Eagles travel to Baton Rouge, La. for the LSU Invitational where they will face opponents of Liberty, Memphis, Louisiana Tech, and host LSU.
March 3, 2016 Tech baseball team to host Miami (Ohio) in three-game set starting Friday The Tennessee Tech baseball team returns to action in Bush Stadium at the Averitt Express Baseball Complex Friday afternoon as the Golden Eagles play host to visiting Miami (Ohio) RedHawks in a three-game series beginning with a 3 p.m. start. Play will continue Saturday at 2 p.m. and wrap up with a 1 p.m. first pitch Sunday morning.
March 2, 2016 Golden Eagles set for 2015-16 OVC Tournament, to take on Austin Peay in first round With the 2015-16 regular season officially in the books, the Tennessee Tech men's basketball team will now set its sights on the Ohio Valley Conference Tournament and first round opponent Austin Peay.
March 2, 2016 Golden Eagle coaching staff adds Louisville’s Davis to ’16 signing class The Tennessee Tech football coaching staff has added another future standout with the signing of safety/linebacker Clay Davis from Louisville (Ky.) Christian Academy.
March 2, 2016 OVC Tourney ends for Golden Eagles with 92-72 loss to Austin Peay Tennessee Tech’s appearance in the 2016 Ohio Valley Conference Tournament ended quickly Wednesday night, amidst foul problems and shooting struggles that plagued the fifth-seeded Golden Eagles in a 92-72, first-round loss to No. 8 seed Austin Peay.
March 1, 2016 Brett Dillard accepts Scholar-Athlete Award at annual NFF Awards Banquet in Nashville Tennessee Tech offensive lineman Brett Dillard was back at the National Football Foundation Annual Awards Dinner Monday to accept a prestigious college honor four years after he was first invited to receive a similar honor as a high school Scholar-Athlete.
March 1, 2016 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 1, 2016 Tech baseball game at No. 2 Vanderbilt postponed due to severe weather threat Due to a threat of severe weather in the Nashville area, the Tennessee Tech baseball team's contest at No. 2 Vanderbilt has been postponed.
March 1, 2016 First spring tournament gets Golden Eagles season underway against tough field KIAWAH ISLAND, S.C. -- Freshman Hollee Sadler led the way as the Tennessee Tech women's golf team opened the season on the East Coast this week, wrapping up three challenging rounds in the largest collegiate tournament in the nation with a 34th place finish out of 41 schools.
March 1, 2016 Rowe, Martin take home Ohio Valley Conference postseason honors Monday afternoon The Ohio Valley Conference release its regular season honors for men's basketball Tuesday afternoon, and coming as no surprise were the names of Tennessee Tech guard Torrance Rowe and forward Ryan Martin showing up among those honored.
March 1, 2016 Samaria Howard named to All-OVC first team As the women’s basketball season has come to a close, the 12 teams in the Ohio Valley Conference gather to honor those who have received post-season awards. One of Tech’s very own was named to the first team All-OVC team: Samaria Howard.
February 29, 2016 Football team caps off 2015 season with annual awards dinner Four seniors were announced as the permanent football team captains to put the finishing touches on the 2015 Golden Eagle season, and team award winners were recognized at Tennessee Tech's annual Football Awards Dinner Sunday afternoon. The team also celebrated its departing Senior Class.
February 29, 2016 Tickets for OVC Tournament on sale through Tech ticket office Tennessee Tech basketball fans hoping to sit with their fellow fans in purple & gold at the OVC Basketball Tournament need to purchase their tickets from the TTU Ticket Office in order to secure seats in the Golden Eagle cheering section in Municipal Auditorium.
February 29, 2016 Jim Davis retires as head coach of Tennessee Tech women's basketball team Tennessee Tech women’s basketball coach Jim Davis announced Monday he is retiring from his position after four seasons at the helm of the Golden Eagle program and 49 years in the coaching ranks.
February 29, 2016 Golden Eagles set to take on No. 2 Vanderbilt Tuesday afternoon in Nashville Weather permitting, the Tennessee Tech baseball team will head down I-40 for its annual visit to Nashville to take on perennial power and two-time College World Series Final participant, No. 2 Vanderbilt for a 3 p.m. tilt Tuesday afternoon.
February 29, 2016 Tech concludes second round in South Carolina KIAWAH ISLAND, S.C. – Taking aim in the largest golf tournament in the country, the Tennessee Tech women’s golf team completed its second round of action Monday afternoon, wrapping up the first two days in 34th overall in the field of 41.
February 29, 2016 Daily local sports radio show debuts Monday, featuring Tech's Dylan Vazzano with Brent Fleshman A brand new, local sports radio program makes its debut Monday, launched by Zimmer Broadcastings Sports Stations 106.1 and 780 The Eagle. The show, called U.C. Sports, will air weekdays from 3 pm to 5 pm. and will focus on local sports in the Upper Cumberland, professional sports and a full hour of Tennessee Tech sports.
February 28, 2016 Late push by Golden Eagle offense falls short, Bucknell defeats Tech 6-5 to take series A fierce rally over the final three innings came up just short for the Tennessee Tech baseball team (4-3) Sunday afternoon, as the visiting Bucknell Bison (4-3) held on for a 6-5 victory to take the weekend series.
February 28, 2016 Golden Eagles fall to Wright State and Samford in final day of the Samford Tournament A Cortney Fry home run against Samford highlighted the final day of the Samford Tournament. The Tennessee Tech softball team came up short against Wright State falling to the Raiders 9-3 and then later was defeated by host Samford 7-2 in their midday contest.
February 28, 2016 Golden Eagles tied for 24th among 41 teams through first round in Kiawah Island, S.C. KIAWAH ISLAND, S.C. – The Tennessee Tech women’s golf team completed its first of three rounds in the largest golf tournament in the country Sunday afternoon, rounding out day one of play in a tie for 24th overall in the massive field of 41 teams.
February 27, 2016 Wright State tops Tech 5-1 on day two of the Samford Tournament A three-run first inning helped give Wright State the 5-1 victory over the Tennessee Tech softball team on day two of the Samford Tournament.
February 27, 2016 Robinson, Brandt win individual titles, Tech scores most meet points in OVC Indoor history Na'Asha Robinson and Sarah Brandt each won individual championships and helped the Tennessee Tech track & field team post its highest point total in history at the 2016 Ohio Valley Conference Indoor Championships at Tennessee State.
February 27, 2016 Golden Eagle tennis claims top two singles spots, but falls to Tennessee, 4-3 The Tennessee Tech tennis team (2-3) waged a battle with Tennessee Saturday afternoon inside the Goodfriend Tennis Center, forcing a third set in four of the six singles matches and capturing the two top spots, before the Vols (6-4) claimed a 4-3 victory.
February 27, 2016 Golden Eagles end season fighting to the finish, fall in overtime to Eastern Kentucky The Tennessee Tech women’s basketball team took things to the limit Saturday night in Eblen Center, but came up just short in a 71-67 overtime loss to Eastern Kentucky.
February 27, 2016 Jugovic, Rowe light it up to lead Tech to 92-82 OVC victory in regular season finale Sophomore Aleksa Jugovic poured in a career-high with 30 points and senior Torrance Rowe scored 20 of his 23 in the second half to help Tennessee Tech close out the regular season with a 92-82 Ohio Valley Conference victory over Eastern Kentucky Saturday night in Eblen Center.
February 27, 2016 Bucknell edges Golden Eagles in second game of series Saturday afternoon, 3-2 Struggles with runners on base proved to be enough for the Tennessee Tech baseball team to be dealt its second loss of the season Saturday afternoon, as the Bucknell Bison held on late to defeat the Golden Eagles, 3-2.
February 26, 2016 Golden Eagles head to Knoxville for Saturday tilt with the University of Tennessee Its back on the road for the Tennessee Tech tennis team as the Golden Eagles scoot over to Knoxville Saturday afternoon for a matchup with the University of Tennessee at 4 p.m. CT.
February 26, 2016 Golden Eagles close out regular season versus Eastern Kentucky on Senior Night Believe it or not, the regular season finale is here for the Tennessee Tech men's basketball team, as the Golden Eagles (18-10, 10-5) will play host to Eastern Kentucky (15-15, 6-9) Saturday evening at 7:30 p.m. in the second contest of a doubleheader with Tech women's squad.
February 26, 2016 Camden Wentz joins Golden Eagle football coaching staff to direct tight ends Tennessee Tech football coach Marcus Satterfield has added Camden Wentz to his Golden Eagle coaching staff. Wentz, who will coach Tech’s tight ends, just completed his second season as an offensive graduate assistant at Purdue University.
February 26, 2016 Golden Eagles fall to Samford 10-2 in six innings on day one of the Samford Tournament A Madison Taylor two-run home run highlighted day one of the Samford Tournament for the Tennessee Tech softball team. However, Samford was triumphant in the opening contest with the Bulldogs defeating the Golden Eagles 10-2 in six innings.
February 26, 2016 Burkett gem, Golden Eagle bats prove plenty in 9-3 victory over Bucknell Friday afternoon A fantastic showing from starter Chase Burkett, as well as a balanced attack from the bottom half of the lineup, proved to be plenty for the Tennessee Tech baseball team to open its three-game series against Bucknell with a victory Friday afternoon.
February 26, 2016 Tech women's golf team to kick off spring season at Edwin Watts - Kiawah Island Spring Classic The Tennessee Tech women's golf team will return to action to kick off its spring season Sunday morning, hitting the links of Osprey Point and Oak Point of the Kiawah Island Golf Resort in the three-day Edwin Watts - Kiawah Island Spring Classic in Kiawah Island, S.C.
February 26, 2016 Golden Eagles set records, PRs and move five runners into Saturday's finals The Tennessee Tech track & field team earned five points Friday on the first day of the 2016 Ohio Valley Conference Indoor Championships. More importantly, coach Wayne Angel's team will send five runners into the finals on Saturday.
February 25, 2016 Golden Eagles host Eastern Kentucky for final game of regular season OVC play The time has come: the final game of the regular season. The Tennessee Tech women’s basketball team will host Eastern Kentucky in a 5:30 p.m. contest on Saturday in the Eblen Center for Senior Night and their final game before possible postseason play.
February 25, 2016 Tech baseball team back at Bush Stadium to host three-game set against Bucknell The Tennessee Tech baseball team will return to Bush Stadium at the Averitt Express Baseball Complex Friday afternoon, playing host to the Bucknell Bison in a three-game series beginning with a 3 p.m. start. Play will continue Saturday at 2 p.m. and wrap up with an 11 a.m. first pitch Sunday morning.
February 25, 2016 Na'Asha Robinson named OVC Indoor Track Freshman of the Year Tennessee Tech's Na'Asha Robinson has been named the Ohio Valley Conference Female Freshman of the Year for the 2016 indoor track & field season.
February 25, 2016 Tech track & field team eyes best OVC finish in school history Optimistically eyeing the best showing in school history, the Tennessee Tech track & field teams heads to Nashville this weekend to compete in the 2016 Ohio Valley Conference Indoor Championships. The meet will be held Friday and Saturday at the Gentry Center on the campus of Tennessee State University.
February 25, 2016 Golden Eagles handed first home loss of season by Morehead State Morehead State won the battles in rebounds, turnovers and shooting accuracy, and those advantages translated into a 69-59 Ohio Valley Conference victory over Tennessee Tech in an extremely physical fight Thursday night in Eblen Center.
February 24, 2016 Academic Excellence night is Thursday; Area honor students invited as guests Tennessee Tech Athletics will host its annual "Academic Excellence" Night Thursday night, and all area elementary (K-8) Honor Students are invited to attend the game as guests of the Golden Eagles.
February 24, 2016 Central Arkansas bats heat up, Bears hand Golden Eagles first loss of 2016 season CONWAY, Ark. – A hot streak from the bats of Central Arkansas proved too much to overcome for the Tennessee Tech baseball team Wednesday afternoon, as the Golden Eagles took their first loss of the 2016 campaign, falling to the Bears by a final score of 14-6.
February 24, 2016 Golden Eagles head to Birmingham, Ala. for Samford Tournament on Fri.-Sun. The Tennessee Tech softball team returns to tournament play when the Golden Eagles travel to Birmingham, Ala. for the Samford Tournament on Fri.-Sun.
February 23, 2016 Tuesday's cancelled due to weather, Tech baseball to still play at Central Arkansas Wednesday With inclement weather and unplayable conditions a concern in Conway, Ark., the Tennessee Tech baseball team's regularly scheduled Tuesday match-up with Central Arkansas has been canceled. The Golden Eagles will still take on the Bears Wednesday, with first pitch scheduled for a noon start.
February 23, 2016 Golden Eagles put undefeated mark in Eblen Center on line with rematch against Morehead State Not out of the hunt for an Ohio Valley Conference regular season title, the Tennessee Tech men's basketball team will return to defend its perfect 13-0 mark at the Eblen Center this season, playing host to East Division rival Morehead State in a 6 p.m. tilt with several postseason implications built into the mix.
February 22, 2016 Golden Eagle women's cross country team wins USTFCCCA academic honor he Tennessee Tech women's cross country team has been recognized by the U.S. Track & Field and Cross Country Coaches Association (USTFCCCA) as a Division I All-Academic Team for the 2015 season.
February 22, 2016 "Care for Coach O" website established to assist former coach John Oldham's recovery Support is being sought for former Golden Eagle basketball coach and Hall of Famer John Oldham, who suffered a serious fall in December and is recovering in Bowling Green, Ky.
February 22, 2016 Samaria Howard wins adidas® OVC Player of the Week accolades on Feb. 23 After a stellar performance this past week including notching her 1,000th career point, Samaria Howard has been named the adidas® OVC Player of the Week on Feb. 23 making this her third title of the season.
February 21, 2016 Golden Eagles fall to McNeese State and Troy on final day of Troy Classic A two-run homerun by Alyssa Richards highlighted the second and final day of the Troy Classic for the Tennessee Tech softball team.
February 20, 2016 Golden Eagles fall to Belmont 70-49 in final road game of regular season The Tennessee Tech women’s basketball team suffered a 70-49 loss in their last regular season road contest at Belmont in a Saturday afternoon contest.
February 20, 2016 Golden Eagles drop two games on day one of Troy Classic Day one at the Troy Classic was a rocky one for the Tennessee Tech Softball team. The Golden Eagles lost both games first falling to Ole Miss 8-5, and then losing to host Troy 11-3 in five innings.
February 20, 2016 Golden Eagles complete sweep with doubleheader wins over Western Illinois Tennessee Tech pitchers combined to strike out 25 batters in two games and the Golden Eagles claimed both ends of a doubleheader against Western Illinois Saturday, 6-3 and 6-5.
February 20, 2016 Bruins out-fire Golden Eagles in 3-point shootout in Nashville, 95-86 NASHVILLE, Tenn. – A sharp-shooting effort from the Tennessee Tech men’s basketball team just wasn’t quite enough to pull off a double-digit comeback Saturday evening, as the Belmont Bruins (20-9, 12-3) held on late against the Golden Eagles (18-9, 10-4) in a crucial Ohio Valley Conference showdown in Nashville, 95-86.
February 19, 2016 Final regular season road tilt pits Golden Eagles against Bruins in battle of league's top two teams One last trip on the road remains for the Tennessee Tech men's basketball team in the 2015-16 regular season, as the Golden Eagles will hit up I-40 down to Nashville Saturday afternoon for crucial, Ohio Valley Conference East Division battle with in-state rival Belmont.
February 19, 2016 Record-setter Sarah Brandt receives January Unsung Leader Award One of the driving forces in the record-setting season for the Tennessee Tech track & field team has been distance runner Sarah Brandt, the January recipient of the Athletic Department’s Unsung Leader Award.
February 19, 2016 Rowland delivers walk-off hit as Golden Eagles take opening-day victory over Leathernecks, 13-12 The birth of one career and resurgence of another proved to be just enough for the Tennessee Tech baseball team to cap the 2016 opener in style Friday evening, as the Golden Eagles overcame multiple deficits to take home a thrilling, 13-12 walk-off victory over Western Illinois.
February 19, 2016 Golden Eagles close out 2015-16 road campaign Saturday in Nashville The Tennessee Tech women’s basketball team will close out their regular season road contests on Saturday in Nashville, Tenn. when the Golden Eagles take on Belmont in a 3 p.m. contest in the Curb Event Center.
February 18, 2016 Golden Eagles soar past Chattanooga in 2016 home opener The Tennessee Tech tennis team kicked off its 2016 home slate with a bang, christening its Cookeville campaign with a dominating 6-1 performance over Chattanooga in the club’s home opener at Tech Tennis Courts Thursday afternoon.
February 18, 2016 World's Best Bird? It's up to your votes for Awesome Eagle Will Awesome Eagle be voted the Best Mascot in the OVC? The mascot who has been crowned as national champion (twice) and was recently named among the nation's Top Five Eagle mascots, Awesome is in a race for his life -- fans can vote for him once each day!
February 17, 2016 Public invited as Golden Eagles hold annual awards dinner Sunday, Feb. 28 The Tennessee Tech football team will assemble Sunday afternoon, Feb. 28, 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 17, 2016 Football staff adds state champion Adam Swayze to 2016 signing class The Tennessee Tech football signing class of 2016 just grew by one, with the addition of Adam Swayze, a wide receiver/strong safety who helped his Independence High School team record a perfect 15-0 record on the way to capturing the TSSAA Class 5A state championship in Tucker Stadium in December.
February 17, 2016 Tech softball heads to Alabama for Troy Tournament Sat.-Sun The Tennessee Tech softball team return to tournament action on Sat.-Sun. when they travel to Troy, Ala. for the Troy Tournament. Besides host Troy University, the Golden Eagles will face opponents of Ole Miss and McNeese State University.
February 17, 2016 Howard reaches 1,000 points, helps Tech win third straight in OVC play On a Wednesday night when senior Samaria Howard became the latest Golden Eagle to join the 1,000-Point Club, the Tennessee Tech women’s basketball team won its third straight with a 77-69 homecourt victory over Morehead State in Eblen Center.
February 17, 2016 2016 campaign kicks off as Golden Eagle baseball team hosts Western Illinois at Bush Stadium The Tennessee Tech baseball team will kick off the 2016 campaign Friday afternoon, playing host to Western Illinois in a 3 p.m. match-up at Bush Stadium at the Averitt Express Baseball Complex.
February 16, 2016 Tech to host Chattanooga in 2016 home opener With a season-opening three-match road swing now in the rearview mirror, the Tennessee Tech tennis team will christen its 2016 home slate Thursday morning with an 11 a.m. CT matchup with Chattanooga at Tech Tennis Courts.
February 16, 2016 Athletics played huge role in lives of two Outstanding Alumni Award winners When Tennessee Tech University announced the 2016 Outstanding Alumni Award winners recently, two of the recipients have major ties to Golden Eagle Athletics.
February 15, 2016 Golden Eagles look to extend winning streak when host Morehead State Wednesday at 6 p.m. Hot on a two-game winning streak and fresh out of a record-breaking last game, the Tennessee Tech women’s basketball team are ready to host Morehead State in a 6 p.m. contest on Wednesday in the Eblen Center.
February 14, 2016 Golden Eagles hammer Alabama A&M 20-1 in five innings A seven-run third inning, a Rachel Karlan homerun in the second, and six strikeouts by pitcher Leigh Thomas rounded out a successful first tournament appearance of the season for the Tennessee Tech softball team.
February 13, 2016 Golden Eagles split on day two of Mississippi State's Bulldog Classic Hannah Weaver pitching a complete game shutout over Georgia Southern highlighted day two of Tennessee Tech softball’s excursion at the Bulldog Classic. The Golden Eagles opened their doubleheader with a 4-0 win over the Eagles, and then later fell to host Mississippi State 11-4.
February 13, 2016 Track team adds another school record, seven personal best marks at Vandy Saturday The school record book, as well as the list of individual personal best efforts, continues to undergo a transformation for the Tennessee Tech track & field team, with one more school mark and seven PR efforts falling Saturday on the final day of the Music City Challenge at Vanderbilt.
February 13, 2016 Golden Eagles edge Jacksonville State in overtime nail-biter in Eblen Center A Golden Eagle defense that held Jacksonville State scoreless for six minutes and blocked a school-record 13 shots helped Tennessee Tech capture a 51-49 Ohio Valley Conference victory in overtime Saturday night in Eblen Center.
February 13, 2016 Two Rowe free throws with 0.7 seconds left carry Tech to 72-70 win over JSU Gamecocks Torrance Rowe made two free throws with 0.7 seconds to play, breaking a tie and sending Tennessee Tech to a 72-70 Ohio Valley Conference victory over Jacksonville State Saturday night in Eblen Center. The win lifted Tech into a three-way tie for first place in the OVC East Division with three games left to play.
February 12, 2016 Rowland selected to Preseason All-OVC Team, Golden Eagles picked sixth in preseason rankings Just one week remains before the 2016 Tennessee Tech baseball season finally gets under way, and with the anticipation building to new levels, the Ohio Valley Conference Preseason All-OVC Team announcement couldn't have come at a better time.
February 12, 2016 Golden Eagles set three PR times on first day of Music City Challenge The first four events of Vanderbilt’s Music City Challenge produced three personal best times Friday night by members of the Tennessee Tech track & field team.
February 12, 2016 Golden Eagles open season with split at Mississippi State's Bulldog Classic A home run in the third inning and 11 strikeouts from Danielle Liberatore against Georgia Southern made for a successful season opener for the Tennessee Tech softball team.
February 12, 2016 Slow start plagues Tech in 5-2 loss at Florida Gulf Coast FORT MYERS, Fla. – The Tennessee Tech tennis team’s comeback bid fell short Friday evening as the Golden Eagles were ultimately unable to overcome a slow start en route to a 5-2 loss at Florida Gulf Coast.
February 11, 2016 Golden Eagles end season-opening three-match road trip with affair at Florida Gulf Coast The Tennessee Tech tennis team will put the finishing touches on a season-opening three-match road trip Friday afternoon as the Golden Eagles trek down to Fort Myers, Fla. to tangle with Florida Gulf Coast at 4 p.m. CT.
February 11, 2016 Golden Eagles host Jacksonville State for doubleheader "Think Pink" game The Tennessee Tech women's basketball team is all set to host its annual "Think Pink" game as part of a doubleheader Saturday against Jacksonville State University in Eblen Center.
February 11, 2016 Golden Eagles back home to host Jax State, look to keep unbeaten streak in Eblen Center alive Following a tough, road loss at the hands of in-state rival Tennessee State, the Tennessee Tech men's basketball team will look to rebound in a big way and keep its perfect record in the Eblen Center in tact Saturday evening, playing host to Ohio Valley Conference East Division foe Jacksonville State at 7:30 p.m. CST.
February 10, 2016 Track team looks to keep smashing records this weekend at Music City Challenge Already owning some of the best performances in the Ohio Valley Conference this season and eight school records, the Tennessee Tech track & field team doesn’t plan to back down this weekend at the Music City Challenge.
February 10, 2016 Tech Softball team opens 2016 season at Mississippi State's Bulldog Classic There may be snow on the ground in Tennessee, but that won’t stop the Tennessee Tech softball team from kicking off its 2016 season. The Golden Eagles are set to open play at Mississippi State's Bulldog Classic this weekend in Starkville, Miss.
February 10, 2016 Golden Eagle record-setter Sarah Brandt named OVC co-Runner of the Week Tennessee Tech junior middle distance specialist Sarah Brandt has been selected as the adidas® OVC Female co-Runner of the Week.
February 10, 2016 Golden Eagles top Tennessee State 64-56 in Wednesday evening matchup A big second and fourth quarter surge gave the Tennessee Tech women’s basketball team the momentum they needed to secure a 64-56 victory over Tennessee State.
February 10, 2016 Offense goes cold as Tigers down Golden Eagles in Nashville, 85-55 NASHVILLE, Tenn. – Turnovers and second-half shooting slump proved to the difference maker for the Tennessee Tech men’s basketball team Saturday evening, as the Tennessee State Tigers (17-7, 8-3) handed the Golden Eagles (17-8, 9-3) an 85-55 loss in the Gentry Center in Nashville.
February 9, 2016 Think Pink: Tech women to host special event Saturday vs. Jacksonville State The Tennessee Tech women's basketball team is all set to host its annual "Think Pink" game as part of a doubleheader Saturday against Jacksonville State University in Eblen Center.
February 8, 2016 Golden Eagles travel instate to take on Tennessee State in 5:30 p.m. contest in Nashville The Tennessee Tech women’s basketball team heads down the highway to compete against instate rival Tennessee State in a 5:30 p.m. contest on Wednesday at the Gentry Center.
February 8, 2016 Trip down I-40 pits first-place Golden Eagles against Tennessee State in OVC grudge match With a game in the books against every Ohio Valley Conference opponent, it's time for the Tennessee Tech men's basketball team to get its second lick against its East Division rivals, beginning with an in-state battle at Tennessee State Wednesday evening.
February 7, 2016 Tech tripped up at UNC Asheville for first loss of 2016 ASHEVILLE, N.C. – A pair of wins at the top of the lineup were ultimately not enough for the Tennessee Tech tennis team as the Golden Eagles fell, 4-3, to UNC Asheville Sunday afternoon.
February 6, 2016 Brandt sets 800m record, 4x400m relay also breaks standard to wrap up Saturday at Notre Dame The Tennessee Tech track & field team added two more school records Saturday on the second day of Notre Dame's Meyo Invitational, after establishing two school records Friday night on the opening day of the meet against some of the best programs in the country.
February 6, 2016 Golden Eagles fall to Jacksonville State Saturday in afternoon contest The Tennessee Tech women’s basketball team are now on a three-game losing streak after dropping a road game to Jacksonville State, 55-46.
February 6, 2016 Defense keys Golden Eagles to 68-58 victory, Tech moves into first place in OVC East standings JACKSONVILLE, Ala. – The defense certainly stepped up for the Tennessee Tech men’s basketball team Saturday evening, as the Golden Eagles (17-7, 9-2) outlasted Ohio Valley Conference rival Jacksonville State (8-18, 4-7) in a defensive grudge match, 68-58, to take over first place in the East Division race.
February 5, 2016 Golden Eagles back on the road for OVC East Division tilt at Jacksonville State Fresh off two huge, momentum-building home victories, the Tennessee Tech men's basketball team will head back out on the road for a Saturday tilt against Ohio Valley Conference East Division rival Jacksonville State.
February 5, 2016 Tennis boasts three players in preseason top 10 rankings; Golden Eagles selected as preseason No. 1 Headlined by a trio of players ranked inside the preseason top eight, the Tennessee Tech tennis team came up golden in the Ohio Valley Conference’s predicted order of finish and player rankings as voted on by the league’s 10 head coaches.
February 5, 2016 Golden Eagles flock to UNC Asheville for second match of 2016 Fresh off a season-opening victory over Lipscomb, the Tennessee Tech tennis team aims to make it two straight in the win column as the Golden Eagles will travel to UNC Asheville for a Sunday showdown with the Bulldogs at 2 p.m. CT from Asheville Racquet Club.
February 5, 2016 Golden Eagle golf teams each predicted to finish fourth by OVC As the spring slates for the Tennessee Tech men's and women's golf teams grow closer and closer, the Ohio Valley Conference has released its annual predicted order of finishes, ranking both Golden Eagle squads to finish fourth in the final league standings.
February 5, 2016 Two school records fall Friday night at Meyo Invitational at Notre Dame The first time the Tennessee Tech track & field team competed in the distance medley relay this year, the four first-year members of the team broke the school record at the Meyo Invitational hosted by Notre Dame.
February 4, 2016 Golden Eagles travel to Jacksonville State for 2 p.m. contest at the Pete Mathews Coliseum The Tennessee Tech women’s basketball team hit the road on a two-game losing streak to compete against Jacksonville State in a 2 p.m. contest at the Pete Mathews Coliseum.
February 4, 2016 Spring season features five events for Tech men's golf team, begins March 7 A fun, yet challenging slate of events awaits the Tennessee Tech men’s golf team this spring, as the Golden Eagles will embark on five-tournament schedule for the remainder of the 2015-16 season.
February 4, 2016 Tech women's golf team to compete in five spring tournaments, kick off season February 28 The Tennessee Tech women’s golf team sits just weeks from returning to the links for its spring slate of challenges, a schedule featuring five events and highlighted by the annual Ohio Valley Conference Championships.
February 3, 2016 Eight Golden Eagles headed to Notre Dame meet this weekend, two to compete at SIU The Tennessee Tech track & field team will continue its assault on the record books on two fronts this weekend, with eight Golden Eagles competing at Notre Dame's Meyo Invitational and two more heading to a meet at Southern Illinois.
February 3, 2016 Satterfield and staff ink 19 new Golden Eagles on National Signing Day Find out who the Golden Eagles have added to the program during the 2016 NCAA National Signing Day, including player bios and highlight packages plus comments from head coach Marcus Satterfield.
February 3, 2016 Tech soccer signs six incoming freshmen for 2016 campaign Potential, depth, and a knack for scoring highlight the Tennessee Tech soccer team’s incoming recruiting class, as the Golden Eagles and head coach Steve Springthorpe welcome six incoming freshmen into the mix after Wednesday’s National Letter of Intent Signing Day.
February 2, 2016 Satterfield adds eight assistants to Golden Eagle coaching staff Newly named Tennessee Tech football coach Marcus Satterfield has officially announced the addition of eight new assistants to his Golden Eagle coaching staff. Furthermore, three previous assistant coaches will remain on the staff, one as an assistant coach and two in support positions.
February 2, 2016 Join TTU football coach Marcus Satterfield Wednesday, Thursday at Signing Day events Tennessee Tech alumni and football fans are invited to join new head coach Marcus Satterfield and members of his staff at Signing Day events Wednesday on campus and Thursday in Knoxville and Nashville.
February 1, 2016 Rowe, Martin, Rogers all garner OVC weekly honors following 2-0 week against TSU, Belmont After helping the Tennessee Tech men's basketball team knock off the previously top two ranked teams in the Ohio Valley Conference last week, three members of the Golden Eagle squad were properly recognized for their efforts by the league.
February 1, 2016 Women's basketball staff signs Tennesseans Akia Harris and Makenzie Iles Tennessee Tech women’s basketball coach Jim Davis has announced the signing of two new Golden Eagles who will jojn the team for the 2016-17 season. The newest signees are Akia Harris from Chattanooga and Makenzie Iles of Crossville.
January 30, 2016 Tech announces 2016 Homecoming dates; Event will be weekend of Oct. 21-22 Tennessee Tech University’s second century begins with the 2016 Fall semester, and one of the grandest events on the calendar will be the annual Homecoming festivities and football game, scheduled for Oct. 21-22.
January 30, 2016 Tech edged in double-overtime by Belmont in front of packed, raucous Eblen Center crowd A jam-packed Eblen Center crowd went on an emotional roller-coaster ride Saturday night, enduring two gut-clenching overtime periods before the Belmont women’s basketball team escaped with an 80-79 Ohio Valley Conference road victory over Tennessee Tech.
January 30, 2016 Golden Eagles knock off OVC leader Belmont, draw within half-game of first place Tennessee Tech weathered a barrage of 3-pointers by Belmont, and countered with a power game that lifted the Golden Eagles to an 89-79 victory over the previously unbeaten Bruins in a packed Eblen Center.
January 30, 2016 Golden Eagle tennis opens season with narrow, 4-3 victory over Lipscomb The Tennessee Tech tennis team used the crucial point it earned in doubles play to pull off a 4-3 victory over Lipscomb Saturday night in the Golden Eagles season opening match played at the Richland Country Club indoor courts. The teams split the six singles points.
January 29, 2016 Tech looks to stay unbeaten at home, hosts first-place Bruins Saturday evening After posting its fifth double-digit, come-from-behind victory Thursday night over Tennessee State, the Tennessee Tech men's basketball team will now set its sites on a crucial Ohio Valley Conference East Division battle with in-state rival Belmont Saturday evening.
January 29, 2016 Tech unwraps 2016 dual season with Music City matchup against Lipscomb It’s time to dust off the rackets and maneuver west down I-40 for the Tennessee Tech tennis team as the Golden Eagles head to Nashville Saturday evening to christen the 2016 dual season.
January 28, 2016 Gold Rush: Free t-shirts for first 1,500 fans Saturday, everyone encouraged to wear gold Fans attending Tennessee Tech's Ohio Valley Conference doubleheader against Belmont on Saturday are encouraged to wear gold to the game in support of the Golden Eagles. Meanwhile, the first 1,500 fans into Eblen Center will receive a free Gold Rush t-shirt for the event.
January 28, 2016 Golden Eagles play host to Belmont for Saturday's double-header Gold Rush game The Tennessee Tech women’s basketball team returns home to Eblen Center after being stuck in Kentucky for six days due to inclement weather conditions to host Belmont University in a 5:30 p.m. contest on Saturday.
January 28, 2016 National TV audience sees thriller as Golden Eagles slip past TSU in final second Tennessee Tech remained unbeaten at home (11-0) and earned its fifth win of the season after trailing by double figures, claiming an 81-79 OVC victory Thursday night over Tennessee State as Torrance Rowe hit two free throws with one-half second to play.
January 27, 2016 Salute to the heroes: Saturday's doubleheader is Military and Public Safety Appreciation Night Tennessee Tech will be hosting more than the two Belmont University basketball teams Saturday night in Eblen Center. The Ohio Valley Conference doubleheader is also Military and Public Safety Appreciation Night.
January 27, 2016 Late lead not enough as Morehead State edges Tech in final minute, 75-71 Morehead State took advantage of Tennessee Tech's 12 second-half turnovers, and claimed its first lead of the second half with less than two minutes to play on the way to a 75-71 OVC victory Wednesday afternoon.
January 26, 2016 Howard claims second OVC Player of Week accolades this season on Jan. 26 After a solid performance this week, including two 20+ point games including a tie for a career-high 31-point game, Samaria Howard has been named the adidas® co-OVC Player of the Week on Jan. 26.
January 26, 2016 Tech women's basketball heads to Morehead State for Wednesday OVC matchup The Tennessee Tech women’s basketball team is revved up and ready to take on their next OVC opponent, hot off a two-game winning streak.
January 26, 2016 Golden Eagles look to stay unbeaten at home, take on hot Tennessee State squad Thursday One of the Ohio Valley Conference's marquee match-ups of the 2015-16 campaign so far, the Tennessee Tech men's basketball returns home to the Eblen Center to host in-state rival Tennessee State on national television Thursday evening, taking on the Tigers in an 8 p.m. CST showdown on the American Sports Network.
January 25, 2016 Gold Rush, Legends, Military/Public Safety Appreciation cap off big week in Eblen Center There is so much more in store than meets the eye this weekend when Tennessee Tech hosts three crucial Ohio Valley Conference games in Eblen Center.
January 25, 2016 Extended: OVC Tournament tickets at discounted price from Tech through Feb. 7 All-session tickets for the 2016 Ohio Valley Conference Basketball Championship are now on sale and are just $60 if purchased through Tennessee Tech's Athletic Ticket Office in Eblen Center until February 7. The deadline was extended one week.
January 23, 2016 Golden Eagles travel to Richmond, Ky. for 3 p.m. tip-off against Eastern Kentucky The Tennessee Tech women's basketball team heads to Richmond, Ky. after recently snapping their five-game losing streak to take on Eastern Kentucky in a 3 p.m. contest in the McBrayer Arena.
January 23, 2016 Golden Eagles stay close in OVC East Division race, top Colonels in Richmond The Tennessee Tech men's basketball team cemented its spot near the top of the East Division OVC standings and kept themselves smack in the race with a rollicking, 89-83 victory Saturday afternoon at frigid Eastern Kentucky.
January 23, 2016 Career-high by Howard leads Golden Eagles to OVC road win at EKU Samaria Howard matched her career-high with 31 points and Candace Parson "un-retired" with 12 points in her season debut to lead the Tennessee Tech women's basketball team to a stunning, 77-72 OVC road win Saturday at Eastern Kentucky.
January 22, 2016 Tyler Brazelton wins December Unsung Leader Award for Golden Eagle athletics A player who fulfills his role on the baseball diamond, Tyler Brazelton’s leadership is also a vital element in assisting the Tennessee Tech coaching staff’s efforts to instill and develop a positive attitude for the Golden Eagles. Those attributes have earned Brazelton, a junior from Huntsville, Ala., selection as the Tennessee Tech Athletics Unsung Leader Award recipient for the month December.
January 22, 2016 Golden Eagles round up "Death Valley" road swing with afternoon tilt at EKU Saturday The Tennessee Tech men's basketball team will put an end to its "Death Valley" road trip Saturday afternoon, facing off against Ohio Valley Conference East Division rival Eastern Kentucky in a 1 p.m. CST tilt.
January 21, 2016 Na'Asha Robinson shares OVC Female Runner of the Week honor Tennessee Tech freshman sprinter Na'Asha Robinson has been named the adidas Ohio Valley Conference Track & Field co-Female Runner of the Week following another record-breaking performance over the weekend at the Vanderbilt Invitational.
January 21, 2016 Tech softball predicted to win 2016 OVC crown Tennessee Tech has been selected to win the 2016 Ohio Valley Conference crown as voted on by the league's head softball coaches and sports information directors.
January 21, 2016 Golden Eagles fall in foul-filled affair at Morehead State Tennessee Tech held the advantage throughout the first half Thursday night in a foul-filled affair at Morehead State, and the hosts controlled things in the second half as MSU claimed an 81-74 victory in a battle between two of the top teams in the Ohio Valley Conference East Division.
January 21, 2016 Golden Eagles see the light, capture last-minute 10-point win over Tigers Tennessee Tech closed on a 13-0 run, taking the lead with 1:22 to play on adding to it down the stretch to claim a 70-60 Ohio Valley Conference victory over Tennessee State Thursday night in Eblen Center.
January 20, 2016 Golden Eagles head embark on "Death Valley" road trip, face Morehead State Thursday Following a brief respite in the friendly confines of the Eblen Center, the Tennessee Tech men's basketball will return to the road for the fourth time in five games, embarking on what has become known around the Ohio Valley Conference as the "Death Valley" road trip.
January 20, 2016 Bynum announces 2016 Tennessee Tech softball schedule Spring is just around the corner and only four weeks separate the defending Ohio Valley Conference tournament champion Tennessee Tech softball team from opening the 2016 season.
January 19, 2016 Golden Eagles tip-off against Tennessee State Thursday at 6 p.m. in Eblen Center After a heartbreaker at home against Southeast Missouri, the Tennessee Tech women’s basketball team is ready to get back in action against Tennessee State in a 6 p.m. contest, Thursday night at Eblen Center.
January 17, 2016 Athletic Director’s Honor Roll includes 206 names for fall semester For the 11th time in the last 13 semesters, the number of Tennessee Tech’s students in athletics who achieved recognition by earning a spot on the Athletic Director’s Honor Roll has surpassed 200. The Fall 2015 semester witnessed 206 students accomplish grades of 3.0 or higher for the period.
January 16, 2016 Golden Eagle track team adds another record, several personal bests at Vandy After setting one school record and two personal best marks Friday night to open action at the Vanderbilt Invitational, the Tennessee Tech women's track & field team added another school record and five more career topping efforts Saturday to wrap up the squad's third weekend of action during the indoor season.
January 16, 2016 Tech falls in finals seconds, Redhawk closing run nets 60-57 SEMO victory The Southeast Missouri women's basketball team outscored Tennessee Tech 17-1 over the final four-and-a-half minutes and pulled out an improbable, 60-57 Ohio Valley Conference victory over the Golden Eagles Saturday night in Eblen Center.
January 16, 2016 Three-point storm drenches SEMO, Golden Eagles claim 91-55 victory A first-half rainstorm of 3-pointers gave Tennessee Tech a 30-point halftime lead and the Golden Eagles cruised to a 91-55 Ohio Valley Conference victory over Southeast Missouri Saturday night in Eblen Center.
January 15, 2016 Track team opens Vandy Invitational with school record 4x800 relay time Tennessee Tech’s 4x800m relay shattered the school record Friday night at the Vanderbilt Invitational, slicing more than 30 seconds off a mark that had stood in the books for 16 years. The record performance, along with a couple of personal best times in the 200m dash, were the highlights on an opening night when the Golden Eagles had very few events.
January 14, 2016 Golden Eagles back in Music City for third time to run at Vanderbilt Saturday Having set records in their two previous visits to Nashville this year, the Tennessee Tech women's track & field team returns to the Music City Saturday to dance to the next tune -- the Vanderbilt Invitational.
January 14, 2016 Tech's Awesome Eagle chosen among Top Five Eagle mascots in NCAA Video Tennessee Tech's Awesome Eagle has been ranked No. 4 in a video on the NCAA website which ranks the Top Five Eagle mascots in college athletics.
January 14, 2016 Tech baseball team to host 29 games in 2016, take on SEC in-state foes Vanderbilt and UT Just five weeks separate the Tennessee Tech baseball team from officially reuniting with the dirt and grass for the start of the 2016 season, one that promises to be full of excitement and plenty of opportunities for great baseball.
January 14, 2016 Golden Eagles host Southeast Missouri Saturday at 5:30 p.m. The Tennessee Tech women’s basketball team returns home after a three-game road stretch to host Southeast Missouri Saturday in a 5:30 p.m. contest in Eblen Center.
January 14, 2016 Golden Eagles return to Eblen Center to host Southeast Missouri Saturday evening Finally back home after a grueling three-game road swing, the Tennessee Tech basketball team will host Ohio Valley Conference foe Southeast Missouri Saturday evening in a brief respite before hitting the highway again next week.
January 13, 2016 Five home games, six on the road make up Tennessee Tech’s 2016 football schedule A Thursday night opener highlights the five-game home portion of the schedule and a non-conference trip to play at the University of Tennessee late in the year is featured among six road games in the football schedule awaiting the Tennessee Tech Golden Eagles in 2016.
January 13, 2016 UT Martin defeats Tech, 67-53, in final game of Golden Eagles three-game road stretch The Tennessee Tech women’s basketball team came up short against UT Martin on their final away game of their three-day road showcase.
January 13, 2016 Skyhawks down Golden Eagles in old-fashioned shootout, 96-90 MARTIN, Tenn. – In what could easily go down as one of the best offensive performances of the season, the Tennessee Tech men’s basketball team just couldn’t quite outduel a red-hot UT Martin offense Wednesday night, as the Skyhawks (10-8, 2-1) defeated the Golden Eagles (12-6, 4-1), 96-90, in an old-fashioned Ohio Valley Conference shootout.
January 12, 2016 Tech men's basketball team wraps up three-game road swing Wednesday at UT Martin Just one more game remains on a three-game road swing for the Tennessee Tech men's basketball team, as the Golden Eagles look to remain perfect in Ohio Valley Conference play with a visit to in-state rival UT Martin Wednesday evening.
January 11, 2016 Softball staff announces four additions to Golden Eagle roster With her team in the final months of preparation before the 2016 season gets underway, Tennessee Tech softball head coach Bonnie Bynum has also kept an eye toward the future with the early signing of four standout high school players who join the team in 2016-17.
January 11, 2016 Rowe captures second OVC Player of the Week honor following career weekend Following two of the better performances of his career, Tennessee Tech men’s basketball senior Torrance Rowe was rewarded for his efforts after claiming his second adidas® OVC Player of the Week honors of the season.
January 11, 2016 Golden Eagles close out three-game road stretch at UT Martin on Wednesday The Tennessee Tech women’s basketball team closes out its three-game road stretch at UT Martin on Jan. 13.
January 10, 2016 Golden Eagles set records, personal bests and claim three events at TSU The Tennessee Tech women's track & field team claimed three first place finishes while setting three school records and a handful of personal best marks Sunday at the Ed Temple Invitational at Tennessee State.
January 9, 2016 Golden Eagles start fast, can't quite finish at Austin Peay A 17-0 second quarter run by Austin Peay brought the Lady Govs back from the brink of extinction, and the home team carried the day as APSU claimed a 91-75 Ohio Valley Conference victory over Tennessee Tech Saturday evening in the Dunn Center.
January 9, 2016 Golden Eagles stay perfect in OVC play, down in-state rival Austin Peay 72-66 CLARKSVILLE, Tenn. – Torrance Rowe had 27 points and seven assists and Aleksa Jugovic buried a critical 3-pointer in the final seconds to pace Tennessee Tech (12-5/4-0 OVC) to an exhausting 72-66 Ohio Valley Conference victory at Austin Peay (8-10/1-2 OVC) Saturday night in the Dunn Center.
January 8, 2016 National honors to Bush, Smith with selection as FCS ADA Academic All-Stars Tennessee Tech safety Stephen Bush and wide receiver Jordan Smith received lofty praise Friday, earning selection to the 18th annual Football Championship Subdivision Athletics Directors Association (FCS ADA) Academic All-Star Team, which was announced by the FCS ADA.
January 8, 2016 Golden Eagles continue conference road campaign Saturday at Austin Peay The Tennessee Tech women’s basketball team jump back into action on Saturday when they travel to Clarksville, Tenn. to face off against conference-opponent Austin Peay in a 4 p.m. contest at the Winfield Dunn Center.
January 8, 2016 FCS Championship will stay in Frisco through 2020 The NCAA has agreed to a four-year extension with Frisco to continue holding the Division I Football Championship title game at Toyota Stadium, hosted by the Southland Conference, the city of Frisco and Hunt Sports Ventures. The extension will keep the championship game in Frisco through 2020.
January 8, 2016 Fall athletics grades top 3.0 for 14th consecutive semester For the 14th consecutive semester, Tennessee Tech’s student-athletes have combined for an overall grade point average above the 3.0 mark, wrapping up the recent Fall semester with a 3.080 mark by the 14 Golden Eagles sports teams.
January 8, 2016 Tech men's hoops looks for 4-0 start to OVC play with in-state match-up at Austin Peay The Tennessee Tech men's basketball team will look to keep its perfect mark through Ohio Valley Conference play rolling Saturday evening, as the Golden Eagles continue their three-game road swing with a match-up against in-state and historic rival Austin Peay.
January 8, 2016 Bragga selected as clinic speaker at 2016 ABCA Convention in Nashville Over 7,000 members of the American Baseball Coaches Association will make their way to Nashville, Tenn. this weekend for the 2016 ABCA Convention at Gaylord Opryland, the most in the organization’s over 70-year history. And each one of them will have the opportunity to learn from Tennessee Tech’s own Matt Bragga.
January 7, 2016 Track & field team returns to action seeking continued record-setting efforts The Tennessee Tech women’s track & field team returns to action Sunday to compete in the Ed Temple Invitational at Tennessee State University. Second-year coach Wayne Angel sees more school records and career-best performances on the horizon from his squad.
January 7, 2016 Murray State tops Tech 56-50 in first conference road game of season The Tennessee Tech women’s basketball team opened up conference road play against Murray State on Thursday night.
January 7, 2016 Golden Eagles remain perfect in OVC play, down Racers on road 71-65 MURRAY, Ky. – A feat not accomplished in 1,042 days, over two full conference seasons and just shy of three full years, the Tennessee Tech men’s basketball team provided the Murray State Racers a loss on their home court in the CFSB Center Thursday night, becoming the first Ohio Valley Conference team to defeat the defending league champs in Murray, Ky. since the 2012-13 season.
January 6, 2016 Golden Eagles hit the road for first conference matchup of season at Murray State The Tennessee Tech women’s basketball team is ready to get back in action on Thursday. The Golden Eagles will hit the asphalt for their first conference road match at Murray State.
January 6, 2016 Golden Eagles to kick off three-game road swing at OVC rival Murray State Looking to keep its brilliant start to Ohio Valley Conference play rolling, the Tennessee Tech men's basketball team will hit the road for a three-game swing, starting with a Thursday night tilt with long-time rival Murray State.
January 5, 2016 Six home matches help make up 2016 Tennessee Tech tennis spring schedule With the start of the 2016 spring season rapidly approaching, the Tennessee Tech tennis team unveiled its schedule, which begins Jan. 30 with a match at Lipscomb.
January 4, 2016 Martin claims third OVC Newcomer of the Week honors of 2015-16 campaign Following his best offensive effort to date donning the purple and gold, Tennessee Tech basketball's Ryan Martin took home adidas® OVC Newcomer of the Week honors for the third time in the 2015-16 campaign.
January 4, 2016 Marcus Satterfield introduced as Tennessee Tech head football coach Marcus Satterfield was introduced Monday morning as the 12th head football coach in Tennessee Tech history. He takes over the Golden Eagle program after three seasons as offensive coordinator at Temple University.
January 4, 2016 What coaches are saying about Golden Eagle football coach Marcus Satterfield Marcus Satterfield was introduced Monday morning as Tennessee Tech head football coach. Here are comments about the new Golden Eagle boss from coaches who have worked with Satterfield throughout his career.
January 2, 2016 Tech opens 2016 hosting SIUE in Eblen Center The Tennessee Tech women’s basketball team is ringing in the New Year Saturday with a game against Southern Illinois University-Edwardsville (SIUE) at 5:30 p.m. in Eblen Center.
January 2, 2016 SIUE Cougars claim OVC victory over Golden Eagle women Decisive advantages in 3-point shooting and rebounding helped lift SIUE to an 83-68 Ohio Valley Conference victory Saturday over Tennessee Tech in Eblen Center.
January 2, 2016 Inside game keys Golden Eagles to 23-point win over SIUE Big men Ryan Martin and Anthony Morse each posted career scoring highs to lead Tennessee Tech to a convincing 86-63 Ohio Valley Conference victory over SIUE Saturday night in Eblen Center.
January 1, 2016 Tech bids to add to homecourt win streak, hosts SIUE Saturday night A new year may be in place, but the Tennessee Tech men's basketball team will look to continue the hot trend it started in 2015 when the Golden Eagles continue Ohio Valley Conference play Saturday evening by hosting SIUE at 7:30 p.m. CST.
December 31, 2015 Golden Eagles open conference play with 81-74 victory over Eastern Illinois The Tennessee Tech women’s basketball team opened conference play with a victory over Eastern Illinois on their New Year’s Eve game.
December 31, 2015 Golden Eagles torch the nets for 94-84 victory over EIU in OVC opener A hot shooting stroke, particularly from downtown, was more than enough for the Tennessee Tech men’s basketball team to kick off its Ohio Valley Conference season on a high note Thursday evening, as the Golden Eagles splashed the nets to the tune of a 94-84 victory over Eastern Illinois.
December 30, 2015 Golden Eagles host Eastern Illinois in first conference match-up of season After a quick break from their final non-conference match on Monday, the Tennessee Tech women’s basketball team is recharged and ready to take on their first conference opponent of the season: Eastern Illinois.
December 29, 2015 Golden Eagles begin OVC play with New Year's Eve battle against Eastern Illinois Let Ohio Valley Conference play commence! The Tennessee Tech men's basketball team will kick off its OVC slate Thursday evening, playing host to Eastern Illinois in a New Year's Eve doubleheader with the Golden Eagle women's squad.
December 28, 2015 Georgia defeats Golden Eagles 81-48 in final non-conference match of season The Tennessee Tech women’s basketball team hit a rough patch in their final non-conference game against the University of Georgia
December 26, 2015 Golden Eagles head to Georgia for 6 p.m. matchup on Dec. 28 After a quick stay at home, the Tennessee Tech women’s basketball team gets back in action on Dec. 28 when they travel to Athens, Ga., to compete against the University of Georgia in a 6 p.m. contest.
December 22, 2015 Second half momentum carries Golden Eagles to 54-48 victory over Wichita State A close battle; that is what it was in the matchup between the Tennessee Tech women’s basketball team and Wichita State.
December 22, 2015 Golden Eagles fall to Iowa in final non-conference tilt of 2015-16 season, 85-63 IOWA CITY, Iowa – The Tennessee Tech men’s basketball team was unable to put a ribbon on the end of its non-conference schedule as the Hawkeyes of the University of Iowa took down the Golden Eagles in Carver-Hawkeye Arena Tuesday evening, 85-63.
December 21, 2015 Rogers takes home first career adidas OVC Newcomer of the Week honors For the third time in the 2015-16 season, the Tennessee Tech men’s basketball placed a representative of the team among the Ohio Valley Conference’s weekly awards as junior guard Hakeem Rogers took home adidas OVC co-Newcomer of the Week honors Monday afternoon.
December 20, 2015 In-state rival Middle Tennessee tops Tennessee Tech 69-53 The Tennessee Tech women’s basketball team hit the road to take on in-state rival Middle Tennessee in an afternoon contest. The Blue Raiders saw victory over the Golden Eagles defeating them 69-53.
December 20, 2015 Tech men's basketball team to close out non-conference play at Iowa Just one more contest separates the Tennessee Tech men's basketball team from Ohio Valley Conference play, a Dec. 22 match-up in Iowa City, Iowa facing the Hawkeyes of the University of Iowa. Tuesday's game is set for a 7:30 p.m. CST tip.
December 18, 2015 Strong fourth quarter lifts Louisville to 76-54 win over Golden Eagles Tennessee Tech hung tough through the third quarter Friday night, but Louisville took advantage of a deep bench, effective ball-control and a defense that converted every Golden Eagle mistake into points on the way to a 76-54 non-conference victory in Eblen Center.
December 18, 2015 Golden Eagle comeback earns 77-64 victory over Miami (Ohio) For the fourth time this season, Tennessee Tech fought back from a double-digit deficit, outlasting Miami (Ohio) 77-64 Friday night in Eblen Center.
December 17, 2015 Golden Eagles return to Eblen Center for first-time match-up with Miami (Ohio) It's back to friendly confines of the Hooper Eblen Center for the Tennessee Tech men's basketball team Friday evening as the Golden Eagles play host to first-time opponent Miami (Ohio) in a 7:30 p.m. CST tilt.
December 16, 2015 Late season surge, play of Cody Dodd highlight 2015 Golden Eagle volleyball season A late-season surge that propelled them into the Ohio Valley Conference tournament and the season-long play of lone senior Cody Dodd highlighted the 2015 Tennessee Tech volleyball season as reviewed by head coach Dave Zelenock.
December 16, 2015 Golden Eagles host Louisville in doubleheader starter Friday With a week of rest and practice under their belt, the Tennessee Tech women’s basketball team is ready to get back in action when they host Louisville Friday in a 5:30 p.m. contest in Eblen Center.
December 16, 2015 Golden Eagles capture OVC Team Sportsmanship Award in football Tennessee Tech University is the recipient of the 2015-16 Ohio Valley Conference Team Sportsmanship Award for football, the league office announced on Wednesday.
December 15, 2015 Unsung Leader Award for November goes to safety Stephen Bush Stephen Bush, who made the move from offense to defense and stood out for his leadership with the Golden Eagle football team, has been selected as the November recipient of the Tennessee Tech Athletics Unsung Leader Award.
December 15, 2015 Mocs control glass, defeat Golden Eagles 80-69 in Chattanooga CHATTANOOGA, Tenn. – Rebounding proved to be the difference maker Tuesday evening, as the Chattanooga Mocs (8-2) defeated the Tennessee Tech men’s basketball team (7-4) in The McKenzie Arena in Chattanooga, Tenn., 80-69.
December 14, 2015 Tech men's basketball team squares off with dangerous in-state rival Chattanooga The Tennessee Tech men's basketball team will look to bounce back Tuesday evening after dropping its first contest in seven games at Arkansas Saturday night. The Golden Eagles will visit in-state rival Chattanooga for a 6 p.m. CST tilt that matches two teams with seven non-conference victories already on their respective resumes.
December 13, 2015 Golden Eagles fall to Clemson in Sunday matinee affair Clemson took care of business for the first three quarters Sunday afternoon in Eblen Center and the Tigers rode that effort to a 71-53 non-conference win over Tennessee Tech.
December 12, 2015 Moving on: More than three dozen from Athletics at December graduation More than three dozen students from athletics were among the approximately 800 who received their degrees Saturday during Tennessee Tech University's December graduation ceremonies in Eblen Center.
December 12, 2015 Razorbacks snap Tech's six-game win streak, defeat Golden Eagles 83-57 FAYETTEVILLE, Ark. – A close contest for the early portion of the first half, the Arkansas Razorbacks (5-4) delivered a decisive blow to the scorching hot Tennessee Tech men’s basketball team (7-3) over the remainder of the first stanza, providing enough cushion to claim the first-ever meeting between the two programs, 83-57.
December 10, 2015 Tech men's basketball team looks for seventh straight victory with tilt at Arkansas The Tennessee Tech men's basketball team will put its six-game win streak and 7-2 start to the 2015-16 season to the ultimate test Saturday evening, taking on last year's SEC Tournament runner-up Arkansas for the first time in program history.
December 10, 2015 Golden Eagles host Clemson Tigers in midday contest on Sunday After a four-day road trip and a week of practices, the Tennessee Tech women’s basketball team (3-5) returns to action Sunday afternoon against Clemson (2-7) in a 2 p.m. contest in Eblen Center.
December 8, 2015 Student-athletes among December graduates in Saturday's ceremonies More than three dozen students from athletics will be among the approximately 800 scheduled to graduate Saturday from Tennessee Tech University.
December 8, 2015 Golden Eagles round out early signing period with addition of Motlow's Stephaun Adams The final piece to the early signing period puzzle has been put in place for the Tennessee Tech men’s basketball team as the Golden Eagles announced the signing of Motlow State Community College point guard Stephaun Adams.
December 8, 2015 Emily Brooks to join the Tennessee Tech volleyball roster in 2016 Head coach Dave Zelenock has announced another new addition to the Tennessee Tech volleyball family. The Golden Eagle squad will welcome Emily Brooks from Franklin, Tenn., to the 2016 roster.
December 8, 2015 Georgia's Lexi Kingree sixth announced Tech volleyball signee for 2016 Tennessee Tech head volleyball coach Dave Zelenock has announced the sixth addition to the 2016 Golden Eagle volleyball class with the signing of Lexi Kingree out of Georgia's Chattahoochee High School.
December 7, 2015 Tennessee Tech volleyball welcomes Abigail Duncan to 2016 squad The Tennessee Tech volleyball team will welcome another new face to the Golden Eagle squad, coach Dave Zelenock has announced. Joining the Tech volleyball team next season will be Abigail Duncan.
December 7, 2015 Back-to-back double-doubles propels Martin to second straight OVC Newcomer of the Week honors For the second time in as many weeks, Tennessee Tech basketball’s Ryan Martin took home adidas® OVC Newcomer of the Week honors, capturing the award on the power of his role in two incredible come-from-behind victories that kept the Golden Eagle win streak alive.
December 7, 2015 Tech volleyball announces the signing of Rachel Thomas to the 2016 team Tennessee Tech head volleyball coach Dave Zelenock has announced another new addition to the 2016 Golden Eagle roster. Tech will welcome Rachel Thomas from Okemos, Mich., to the squad this coming fall.
December 7, 2015 Alliyah Smith receives adidas® OVC Newcomer of the Week accolades on Dec. 8 Coming off a two-game, four-day road trip, Tennessee Tech junior Alliyah Smith was named Tuesday as the adidas® OVC Newcomer of the Week for her solid performance over Tech’s games this past weekend.
December 5, 2015 Golden Eagles grab first road victory with 73-64 win over UNC-Greensboro The Tennessee Tech women’s basketball team (3-5, 0-0 OVC) closed out their four day road trip with an afternoon matchup against UNC-Greensboro (3-5).
December 5, 2015 Golden Eagles shock Bisons, rally from 16-point deficit for sixth straight victory NASHVILLE, Tenn. – It was a tale of two halves for the Tennessee Tech men’s basketball team Saturday evening, as the Golden Eagles (7-2) overcame a 14-point halftime deficit at the hands of in-state rival Lipscomb (3-7) to collect their sixth straight victory and match their best start since 2005-06.
December 5, 2015 Four school records fall at Vanderbilt to open indoor track season Tennessee Tech runners broke four school records Saturday, including marks that had stood for 18 and 15 years, when the Golden Eagles opened the 2015-16 indoor season at the Vanderbilt Indoor Opener.
December 4, 2015 Indoor track season begins Saturday; Tech has 20 entries including 14 first-time participants What promises to be an exciting, record-breaking season for the Tennessee Tech track & field team gets underway Saturday when coach Wayne Angel takes a squad of 20 athletes to Nashville to compete in the Vanderbilt Indoor Opener.
December 4, 2015 Tech men's basketball team to test five-game win streak at in-state rival Lipscomb After a highly successful five-game home stand with five victories now in the rearview mirror, the Tennessee Tech men's basketball team will set its sights on a road match-up with in-state rival Lipscomb Saturday afternoon at 4 p.m. CST in Allen Arena in Nashville, Tenn.
December 3, 2015 Golden Eagles fall to Xavier 64-47 on midday matchup The Tennessee Tech women’s basketball team (2-5, 0-0 OVC) kicked off their four day road trip against Xavier (5-1) on Thursday in an afternoon matchup on Kid’s Day at the Cintas Center. In front of a crowd of 3,216 screaming fans, the Musketeers put the pressure on the Golden Eagles defeating them 64-47.
December 2, 2015 Watson Brown retires after 43 seasons as collegiate coach, last nine at Tennessee Tech Nearly nine years to the day since he was introduced as Tennessee Tech football head coach, Watson Brown announced he is retiring from collegiate coaching. It closes the books on an iconic, 43-year career for one of the nation’s most respected college football coaches.
December 2, 2015 Five straight: Golden Eagles slip past East Tennessee, 63-61 Tennessee Tech overcame a 15-point second half deficit and pulled out a 63-61 victory over East Tennessee State Wednesday night in Eblen Center for its fifth consecutive win.
December 1, 2015 Tech volleyball announces the signing of Taylor Houck to the 2016 squad The Tennessee Tech volleyball team is proud to announce another future Golden Eagle to its squad: Taylor Houck.
December 1, 2015 Late rally not quite enough, Tech falls to Southern Miss 69-57 Southern Miss forced 20 turnovers and converted those into a comfortable advantage early Tuesday night, then had to hold off a furious fourth quarter comeback bid by Tennessee Tech to escape with a 69-57 non-conference victory over the Golden Eagles in Eblen Center.
December 1, 2015 Golden Eagles put four-game win streak on line; host in-state rival ETSU Wednesday night The Tennessee Tech men's basketball team will put its four-game win streak to the test Wednesday evening when the Golden Eagles play host to in-state rival East Tennessee State in a 6 p.m. CST tilt.
December 1, 2015 Tech baseball team adds eight for 2017 season during annual early signing period While 19 new faces will hit the diamond for the 2016 edition of the Tennessee Tech baseball team, eight players will do it for their final season in the purple and gold, prompting the need for eight additions to the program for the 2017 season.
November 30, 2015 Tennessee Tech volleyball announces signing of Elizabeth Bossong The Tennessee Tech volleyball season has just come to a close, and they are already thinking about the future of next season. The Golden Eagles have announced the signing of Elizabeth Bossong to next year?s squad.
November 30, 2015 Tech men's basketball team signs South Doyle's Miles Thomas for 2016-17 The Tennessee Tech men's basketball team added another piece for its future, announcing the recent signing of South Doyle High School senior guard Miles Thomas.
November 30, 2015 Rowe, Martin take home Ohio Valley Conference weekly honors after perfect 4-0 week in Eblen Center Two members of the Tennessee Tech men’s basketball team were recognized for their fantastic efforts in helping the Golden Eagles to a 4-0 record over the past week, with both players receiving weekly honors from the Ohio Valley Conference.
November 30, 2015 Golden Eagles host Southern Miss on Tuesday After their first road adventure, the Tennessee Tech women’s basketball team (2-3) returns home for one more home game before they head out on a four-day road trip.
November 30, 2015 Golden Eagle track & field schedule opens Saturday at Music City Invitational Three meets in Nashville, plus competition in Indiana, Iowa, Illinois and Alabama, are the events awaiting the Tennessee Tech track & field team during the 2015-16 indoor season that begins this Saturday at the Music City Classic.
November 29, 2015 Golden Eagles race past Mississippi Valley, 101-64; East Tennessee is next Tennessee Tech had one of its most impressive outings of the season Sunday afternoon, closing out play in the 2015 Air Force Classic with a convincing 101-64 victory over Mississippi Valley State.
November 28, 2015 Through fall season, Tech Athletics fifth in Commissioner’s Cup race Five different fall sports have wrapped up play in the Ohio Valley Conference (except for playoffs, which don’t effect the standings), and Tennessee Tech is currently in fifth place among the 12 schools in the 2015-16 Commissioner’s Cup standings.
November 28, 2015 Golden Eagles cruise past UC Clermont, two benches score 107 points Tennessee Tech remained unbeaten in Eblen Center this season and claimed its 12th consecutive non-conference home victory Saturday night with a relatively easy 91-66 decision over UC Clermont
November 27, 2015 Golden Eagles drop first road game of season to Northern Kentucky 88-62 The first game on the road had some bumps for the Tennessee Tech women’s basketball team (2-3) as they traveled to Highland Heights, Ky. to compete against Northern Kentucky (4-1).
November 27, 2015 Golden Eagle top Robert Morris in Air Force Classic game in Eblen Center Ryan Martin and Aleksa Jugovic each netted 20 points to help Tennessee Tech down Robert Morris, 85-72, Friday night in an Air Force Classic game in Eblen Center.
November 26, 2015 Golden Eagles to host three games in three days starting Friday evening The Tennessee Tech men's basketball team keeps its five-game home stand rolling entering the weekend, as the Golden Eagles play host to three teams in three days beginning with a 6 p.m. CST match-up against Robert Morris Friday evening.
November 25, 2015 Golden Eagles head to Northern Kentucky for first road game of season After a four-game home stand, the Tennessee Tech women’s basketball team (2-2) hits the road for the first time this season to compete against Northern Kentucky (3-1) in a 6 p.m. contest in Highland Heights, Ky.
November 24, 2015 Howard claims adidas® OVC Player of the Week accolades on Nov. 24 After a stellar three-game performance, senior Samaria Howard has been named the adidas® OVC Player of the Week on Nov. 24.
November 24, 2015 Goff, Vanlier first-team all-OVC, Mouton, McCoin and Hall named second-team Tennessee Tech seniors Tra'Darius Goff and Ladarius Vanlier have earned first-team all-conference honors, while second-team selections went to Brock McCoin, Charles Mouton and Maleek Hall in voting announced Tuesday by the Ohio Valley Conference.
November 24, 2015 Alumni invited to Soar With US at Dec. 15 men's basketball game in Chattanooga Tennessee Tech alumni and friends are invited to a special event in Chattanooga on Tuesday, Dec. 15, when the Golden Eagle men's basketball team visits to challenge the UT Chattanooga Mocs in McKenzie Arena.
November 24, 2015 Linebacker Jay Rudwall named as Hammer Strength All-American Tennessee Tech senior Jay Rudwall has been named as a 2015 Hammer Strength All-American, an honor announced by Hammer Strength in partnership with the Collegiate Strength and Conditioning Coaches Association (CSCCA).
November 24, 2015 Golden Eagles edge Jackson State in OT to kick off busy week at home Torrance Rowe and Ryan Martin each scored career highs Tuesday night to help Tennessee Tech overcome a 10-point deficit and claim a thrilling 86-82 victory over Jackson State in Eblen Center.
November 23, 2015 Golden Eagles lead-off five-game home stand with Tuesday night tilt against Jackson State There's no place like home and the Tennessee Tech men's basketball team will see plenty of it over the next two weeks as the Golden Eagles open a five-game home stand Tuesday evening with a 6 p.m. CST match-up with Jackson State.
November 22, 2015 Howard, Goolsby lead Tech over Lipcomb in Eblen Center for second consecutive win Samaria Howard scored a career-high 31 and grabbed seven rebounds, and Hannah Goolsby scored 12 of her 16 in the decisive third quarter to lead Tennessee Tech to an 81-70 win over Lipscomb Sunday in Eblen Center.
November 21, 2015 Golden Eagles claim 30-24 Senior Day victory over Tennessee State Tennessee Tech wrapped up the 2015 season Saturday with a 30-24 Ohio Valley Conference victory over Tennessee State, capping a satisfying Senior Day despite lousy weather conditions.
November 20, 2015 Golden Eagles fall to Belmont 3-1 in semifinals of OVC tournament Day two of the OVC tournament brought the number sixth seed Tennessee Tech volleyball team (10-21, 7-9 OVC) to face Belmont (16-14, 11-5 OVC), the No. 2 ranked team in the competition.
November 19, 2015 Cody Dodd named to OVC All-Conference team Post-season has begun, and that means it is time for post-season awards. All the volleyball teams gathered Wednesday night in Murray, Ky. before the conference tournament kicks off today to see who received post-season honors.
November 19, 2015 Golden Eagles move on to second round of OVC tournament with 3-2 win over EIU It wouldn't be post-season play if the game didn't come down to the wire in every set.
November 19, 2015 Balanced effort lifts Golden Eagle women over Georgia State, 72-65 An up-tempo pace and balanced team effort lifted Tennessee Tech to its first win of the season Thursday night, a 72-65 decision over Georgia State in Eblen Center.
November 18, 2015 Unsung Leader: Woodason overcomes adversity, continues to show leadership Luke Woodason has been forced to work to overcome injuries throughout his career as a Golden Eagle. When he decided he could no longer play, he found other ways to help the team and continue to stay involved with the Student-Athlete Advisory Committee.
November 18, 2015 Golden Eagles ink first 2016-17 signee in York Institute's Colton Blevins The Tennessee Tech men’s basketball team may have just embarked on its 2015-16 campaign, but that’s no reason not to work on building for the future. The Golden Eagles have done just that with the signing of York Institute’s Colton Blevins.
November 18, 2015 GAMEDAY CENTRAL: Golden Eagles host Tennessee State on Senior Day Tennessee Tech hosts in-state Ohio Valley Conference rival Tennessee State at 2:30 p.m. Saturday in Tucker Stadium to close out the 2015 season. It's Senior Day, as Tech will salute its senior class.
November 18, 2015 Tech men's basketball team falls to New Mexico State, 76-63 LAS CRUCES, N.M. – A hot first half shooting from pretty much everywhere on the floor wasn’t enough to outweigh early foul trouble for the Tennessee Tech men’s basketball team (1-2) Wednesday evening, as New Mexico State (2-1) took home a 76-63 victory over the Golden Eagles in the Pan American Center in Las Cruces, N.M.
November 17, 2015 Golden Eagles host Georgia State on Thursday with 6 p.m. tip-off After only a couple days rest, the Tennessee Tech women’s basketball team (0-2, 0-0 OVC) gets right back into action when they host Georgia State (1-0) in a 6 p.m. contest on Thursday at the Eblen Center.
November 17, 2015 Golden Eagles' contest at New Mexico State moved back to 9 p.m. CT start Despite mother nature trying to put a dent in the schedule for the Tennessee Tech men's basketball team, the Golden Eagles will make the trip to Las Cruces, N.M. for the second leg of the Air Force Classic Wednesday evening, albeit at a different time than originally scheduled.
November 17, 2015 Golden Eagles take on EIU in first round of OVC Tournament It’s postseason time! The Tennessee Tech volleyball team (9-20, 7-9 OVC) heads to the Ohio Valley Conference (OVC) tournament at Murray State on Thursday at the sixth seed to compete against Eastern Illinois (EIU, 16-14, 11-5 OVC) (the number three seed) in the first round at 11 a.m.
November 17, 2015 TTU soccer enjoys rapid turnaround with historical 2015 season The ascent toward the top appeared rather steep. Armed with the challenge of reversing a slumping program that had five wins and three draws in the last two years combined seemed lofty.
November 16, 2015 Golden Eagles host Mercer in 6 p.m. contest The Tennessee Tech women’s basketball team (0-1, 0-0 OVC) are back in action after one days rest to take on Mercer (1-0) tonight at the Eblen Center in a 6 p.m. contest.
November 16, 2015 Golden Eagles fall to Mercer in Eblen Center, 63-47 Mercer handed Tennessee Tech a 63-47 loss Monday night in Eblen Center, led by Kahlia Lawrence's 27 points.
November 16, 2015 Air Force outduels Golden Eagles, 80-70, in game one of Air Force Classic COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. – Field goal percentage. That was the name of the game Monday evening as the Tennessee Tech men’s basketball team (1-1) found itself on the sour end of an 80-70 outcome against the Air Force Falcons (1-1).
November 16, 2015 Cody Dodd and Sharon Anderson pick up Nov. 16 OVC Player of Week awards Senior, Cody Dodd and junior, setter Sharon Anderson took home OVC player of the week awards on Nov. 16.
November 15, 2015 Vanlier's big day nets him OVC co-Offensive Player of the Week honor Tennessee Tech senior runningback/receiver/returner Ladarius Vanlier was named Sunday as the Ohio Valley Conference co-Offensive Player of the Week.
November 15, 2015 Golden Eagle golf team adds Knoxville's Cameron Yeary Tennessee Tech golf coach Polk Brown has added one of the state of Tennessee's top high school golfers to the future Golden Eagle roster with the signing of Cameron Yeary from Knoxville Halls High School.
November 15, 2015 Golden Eagles open Air Force Classic with Monday tilt against Falcons The Air Force Classic beckons for the Tennessee Tech men's basketball team as the Golden Eagles head to the United States Air Force Academy in Colorado for its first road contest of the season Monday evening, squaring up with the Air Force Falcons in an 8 p.m. CST tilt.
November 14, 2015 Golden Eagle capture 42-24 Homecoming win over Austin Peay Sopphomore Brock McCoin rushed and passed Tennessee Tech to a 42-24 Homecoming victory Saturday afternoon over Austin Peay in Tucker Stadium.
November 14, 2015 Golden Eagles drop season opener to Arkansas State, 77-57 Arkansas State spoiled Tennessee Tech's regular season opener, using balanced scoring and accurate shooting to hand the Golden Eagles a 20-point loss in Eblen Center Saturday evening.
November 14, 2015 Tech claims 110-72 victory over Piedmont College in season opener Steve Payne’s teams have won their home opener each of his five seasons at the helm of the Golden Eagles, after Tennessee Tech kicked off the 2015-16 regular season Saturday night with a convincing, 110-72 victory over Piedmont College in Eblen Center.
November 13, 2015 Tech men's basketball team to open 2015-16 campaign against Piedmont College The wait has been daunting, but Golden Eagle fans need not wait much longer as basketball is back in action in the Eblen Center Saturday night as the Tennessee Tech men’s team opens its 2015-16 campaign with a 7:30 p.m. CST contest against Piedmont College.
November 13, 2015 Start of basketball season brings numerous NCAA rules changes With the 2015-16 college basketball regular season kicking off this weekend, there are a variety of rules changes that fans will notice while attending or watching games this year.
November 13, 2015 Murray paces Golden Eagle women in NCAA South Regional meet TUSCALOOSA, Ala. -- Four of Tennessee Tech’s six runners recorded personal best times, led by junior Purity Murray, as the Golden Eagle women’s cross country team finished in 27th place at the NCAA South Regional Friday morning.
November 13, 2015 Sambu places 39th as two Tech men compete in NCAA South Regional Tennessee Tech junior Geoffrey Sambu placed 34th individually at the NCAA South Regional cross country championships at Harry Pritchett Running Park, the lone Golden Eagle runner to cross the finish line.
November 13, 2015 Golden Eagles edge UT Martin 3-2 to seal a spot in OVC Tournament next week It wouldn’t be the last regular match of the season if it didn’t go down to the wire in every set. The Tennessee Tech volleyball team (9-20, 7-9 OVC) battled until the end against UT-Martin (9-24, 5-11 OVC) and had a record-breaking night for many Golden Eagles.
November 12, 2015 Watch this week's edition of The Watson Brown Show A profile with linebacker Tra'Darius Goff, a visit with Carolina Panthers quarterback Joe Webb, an inside look ahead at the 2015-16 TTU basketball season, and a Kid's Corner interview with coach Dewayne Alexander are some of the features this week on The Watson Brown Show
November 12, 2015 First Tennessee hosts Basketball Poster Night Saturday in Eblen Center First Tennessee Bank will host Tennessee Tech's annual Basketball Poster Night Saturday when the Golden Eagles cap off a busy day of sport action on campus with a doubleheader in Eblen Center beginning at 5:30 p.m.
November 12, 2015 GAMEDAY CENTRAL: Golden Eagles host Austin Peay for 85th TTU Homecoming Tennessee Tech hosts in-state rival Austin Peay Saturday for the Universitys 85th Homecoming. The Ohio Valley Conference contest in Tucker Stadium kicks off at 1:30 p.m.
November 12, 2015 Golden Eagles close out regular season at UT Martin The end of the regular season has come as the Tennessee Tech volleyball team (8-20, 6-9 OVC) travels to Martin, Tenn. for their last regular match of the season against UT-Martin (9-23, 5-10).
November 12, 2015 Golden Eagles open season at home against Arkansas State After two exhibition victories, the Tennessee Tech women’s basketball team (0-0, 0-0 OVC) is ready to take center court on Saturday with their regular season opener against Arkansas State (0-0) at 5:30 p.m.
November 10, 2015 Frank Omiyale to be inducted into TTU Sports Hall of Fame Nov. 13 One of the top offensive linemen in the Ohio Valley Conference during the final half of his four-year career on the Golden Eagle football team, Frank Omiyale was a first-team all-OVC selection, an all-America honoree, and Tennessee Tech’s 2005 Man of the Year. Those credentials, plus an eight-year NFL career, helped land Omiyale in the Class of 2015 of the TTU Sports Hall of Fame, which will be inducted Friday, Nov. 13.
November 10, 2015 Sutton and Brewer secure spots on the OVC All-Tournament Team The season might be over, but the accolades keep rolling in for the Tennessee Tech soccer team with a pair of Golden Eagles honored for their postseason excellence.
November 10, 2015 Golden Eagles turn attention to regular season after 19-point win over Martin Methodist The Tennessee Tech women's basketball team earned its second straight 19-point exhibition win, topping Martin Methodist 73-54 behind a double-double effort from Asia Harper.
November 10, 2015 Golden Eagles getting closer to post season play with 3-1 win over JSU The Tennessee Tech volleyball team (8-20, 6-9 OVC) had a big road win over Jacksonville State (14-20, 4-11 OVC) in their Tuesday conference matchup to help push them closer to post-season play.
November 9, 2015 Golden Eagles host Martin Methodist for final exhibition game of season Last preparations for the regular season are being done as the Tennessee Tech women’s basketball team hosts Martin Methodist in an exhibition matchup on Tuesday at 6 p.m.
November 9, 2015 Tech heads to JSU for one of last two regular season matchups Coming off an exciting five-set victory over Belmont on Saturday, the Tennessee Tech volleyball team (7-20, 5-9 OVC) quickly turns around to travel to Jacksonville State (JSU) (14-19, 4-10 OVC) to play on Tuesday at the Pete Mathews Coliseum in a 7 p.m. contest.
November 9, 2015 Dodd wins Nov. 9 OVC Offensive Player of the Week Award Senior Cody Dodd picked up her second OVC Offensive Player of the Week title this season, after a solid performance last weekend against conference opponents Tennessee State and Belmont.
November 9, 2015 Six Tech women, two men to run Friday in NCAA South Regional in Tuscaloosa Two members of the Tennessee Tech men’s cross country team and six from the women’s squad will compete Friday in the NCAA South Regional, hosted by the University of Alabama at Harry Pritchett Running Park in Tuscaloosa, Ala.
November 8, 2015 Golden Eagles have solid showing at Wake Forest to close out fall schedule Tennessee Tech players opened strong with wins in every flight, and came home with 10 total victories at the Wake Forest Invitational to close out the fall portion of the schedule for coach Kenny Doyle's tennis team.
November 7, 2015 Back by enthusiastic crowd, Dodd's Senior Night nets thrilling 3-2 win over Belmont In arguably the most memorable match of her sensational Golden Eagle volleyball career, senior Cody Dodd led Tennessee Tech to an improbable 3-2 Ohio Valley Conference victory over Belmont in front of a large crowd in Eblen Center Saturday evening.
November 7, 2015 Golden Eagles christen season with 19-point exhibition win over Tennessee Wesleyan The Golden Eagle women's basketball team was victorious in its first exhibition game of the season, downing Tennessee Wesleyan, 71-52, in Eblen Center.
November 6, 2015 Annoor, Bush and Smith named CoSIDA Academic All-District For the first time in program history, three Tennessee Tech football players have been named to the CoSIDA Academic All-District team. Golden Eagles Radir Annoor, Stephen Bush, and Jordan Smith received the honor.
November 6, 2015 Golden Eagles end 2015 campaign after 2-0 loss to SEMO in OVC Tournament semifinals MURRAY, Ky. – The captivating ride of the 2015 Tennessee Tech soccer season came to a close Friday afternoon as No. 2 Tech fell to No. 6 Southeast Missouri, 2-0, in the first of two OVC Tournament semifinals.
November 6, 2015 Close match goes to the finish line before Tennessee State edges away with 3-2 win The Tennessee Tech Volleyball Team (6-19, 4-8 OVC) put up a fight against the No. 1 in the OVC Murray State (21-2, 11-1 OVC), however, the Racers beat out the Golden Eagles three sets to one.
November 5, 2015 Strohschein's two-run, walk-off dinger propels Purple Team to Purple & Gold Series title There was certainly no lack of excitement or drama in the finale of the Tennessee Tech baseball team’s Purple & Gold Series Wednesday evening, as the Purple Team completed an improbable comeback to take the crown.
November 5, 2015 Tennessee Tech women's basketball team prepares for season with exhibition game against Tennessee Wesleyan It’s that time we’ve all been waiting for: basketball season. The Tennessee Tech women’s basketball team is kicking off this year with an exhibition game against Tennessee Wesleyan on Saturday at 6 p.m. in the Eblen Center.
November 5, 2015 Trio of Golden Eagles honored at OVC Awards Banquet MURRAY, Ky. – In the midst of one of its best seasons in program history, the Tennessee Tech soccer team took home a slew of All-Conference honors during Thursday evening’s OVC Awards Banquet.
November 5, 2015 Tennessee Tech tennis team closes out fall season tournament play at Wake Forest Invitational The Tennessee Tech men’s tennis team closes out fall tournament play at the Wake Forest Invitational this weekend.
November 5, 2015 Chris Moye-Hagood to be inducted into TTU Sports Hall of Fame Nov. 13 Chris Moye-Hagood made a lasting impact on the Tennessee Tech women's basketball record books as she helped roll to a 73-43 record during her four seasons, with conference recognition all four seasons and two post-season appearances. Those credentials helped land Moye-Hagood in the Class of 2015 of the TTU Sports Hall of Fame, which will be inducted Friday, Nov. 13.
November 4, 2015 Golden Eagles host Tennessee State and Belmont for last regular season home matches The Tennessee Tech volleyball team remains at home in the Eblen Center for another weekend to face conference opponents Tennessee State and Belmont in their last home matches of the regular season.
November 4, 2015 Golden Eagle fans invited to hospitality tent during Tech matches at OVC Soccer Tournament With the Tennessee Tech soccer team back in the OVC Tournament for the first time since 2009, TTU alumni and fans are invited to join in on making it a tourney trip to remember.
November 4, 2015 Purple Team evens Purple & Gold Series at 2-2, Game 5 set for Wednesday afternoon While the World Series may have come to end last week with a victory by the Kansas City Royals, there’s still baseball brewing in Cookeville as the Tennessee Tech baseball team completed Game 4 of the Purple & Gold Series Tuesday evening.
November 4, 2015 Tech student-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 Wednesday afternoon.
November 3, 2015 Golden Eagles conclude fall season, tie for third at UAB Fall Beach Blast GULF SHORES, Ala. – The fall season has officially come to a close for the Tennessee Tech women’s golf team, as the Golden Eagles wrapped up play at the UAB Fall Beach Blast Tuesday afternoon by tying for third place overall.
November 3, 2015 Golden Eagles to play Southeast Missouri in Friday’s OVC Tournament semifinal Armed with one of its best seasons in program history, the Tennessee Tech soccer team is headed to the OVC Tournament for the first time since 2009, the eighth postseason trip in team history.
November 3, 2015 Willie Jenkins to be inducted into TTU Sports Hall of Fame Nov. 13 Few players in the rich history of Tennessee Tech basketball provided such an immediate and measurable impact on the program quite like Willie Jenkins did. That impact on the program has landed Jenkins in the Class of 2015 of the TTU Sports Hall of Fame, which will be inducted Friday, Nov. 13.
November 2, 2015 Two new ticket packages now on sale for 2015-16 Golden Eagle basketball season In addition to the regular season ticket options that have been on sale for a couple of months, Tennessee Tech Athletics is now offering two new ticket packages which combine games on eight different dates in each. The plans are called the Gold Pack and Purple Pack, and each includes 11 games.
November 2, 2015 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.
November 2, 2015 Tech women's golf team tied for fifth midway through UAB Fall Beach Blast GULF SHORES, Ala. – Just one more round remains in the fall season for the Tennessee Tech women’s golf team as the Golden Eagles put the finishing touches on their opening round at the UAB Fall Beach Blast Monday afternoon.
November 1, 2015 Golden Eagles to wrap up fall season at UAB Fall Beach Blast The final week of the Tennessee Tech women’s golf team’s fall schedule has finally arrived as the Golden Eagles head south for the UAB Fall Beach Blast at Peninsula Golf & Racquet Club in Gulf Shores, Ala.
October 31, 2015 Purple Team forces Game 4, complete rally to take Game 3, 5-4 There was no shortage of excitement in Game 3 of the Purple & Gold Series Friday afternoon, as the Purple Team, on the brink of elimination, mounted a crucial comeback to keep the series alive and force a Game 4 Tuesday afternoon.
October 31, 2015 Sambu repeats as all-OVC; Golden Eagle men ninth at OVC Championships Junior Geoffrey Sambu repeated his all-conference performance, placing 13th individually to capture second-team honors while leading the Tennessee Tech men’s cross country team to ninth place at the Ohio Valley Conference Championships Saturday in Murray, Ky.
October 31, 2015 Murray paces Golden Eagle women, Tech places eight at OVC championships Junior Purity Murray paced the team Saturday at the OVC Championships, and three Golden Eagle runners posted career-best times as the Tennessee Tech women’s cross country finished eighth among 12 teams at the conference meet at Murray State’s Miller Memorial Golf Course.
October 31, 2015 Redhawks use special teams plays to claim 38-17 victory over McCoin-led Tech A 17-point third quarter, all from the special teams, lifted Southeast Missouri to a 38-17 victory over Tennessee Tech Saturday as Brock McCoin moved from wide receiver to play quarterback for the Golden Eagles.
October 31, 2015 Murray State defeats Tech 3-1 in OVC battle on Saturday The Tennessee Tech Volleyball Team (6-19, 4-8 OVC) put up a fight against the No. 1 in the OVC Murray State (21-2, 11-1 OVC), however, the Racers beat out the Golden Eagles three sets to one.
October 30, 2015 Golden Eagles shut out the Governors 3-0 The Tennessee Tech volleyball team (6-18, 4-7) opened Halloween weekend play with a strong victory over Austin Peay (6-20, 1-10 OVC) in a three-set shut down.
October 30, 2015 Manny Goodman to be inducted into TTU Sports Hall of Fame Nov. 13 A three-time All-American as a shooter on the Tennessee Tech rifle team, Manny Goodman remained with the program after graduation to serve as head coach and helped lead the team into the OVC era. Those credentials have helped to land Goodman in the Class of 2015 of the TTU Sports Hall of Fame, which will be inducted Friday, Nov. 13.
October 29, 2015 Chambers paces Gold Team to 2-0 lead in Tech baseball's annual Purple & Gold Series As the calendar creeps closer and closer to the month of November, a time when the seasonal changes really begin to get in gear and period of outdoor athletics begins to dwindle, the Tennessee Tech baseball is just getting started.
October 29, 2015 Golden Eagles advance to OVC Tournament semifinals behind 1-0 nod over Morehead State The Tennessee Tech soccer team is heading to the Ohio Valley Conference Tournament semifinals, securing a first round bye by virtue of Thursday night’s 1-0 win over Morehead State in the regular season finale.
October 28, 2015 Golden Eagles host Austin Peay and Murray State on Halloween Weekend It’s going to be a busy Halloween weekend for the Tennessee Tech volleyball team (5-18, 3-7 OVC) as they host conference-opponents Austin Peay (6-19, 1-9 OVC) and Murray State (19-2, 9-1 OVC) on Friday-Saturday.
October 28, 2015 Giles closes out fall season with third OVC Male Golfer of the Week honors The name Matthew Giles is beginning to become synonymous with the adidas® OVC Male Golfer of the Week award as the Ohio Valley Conference announced Wednesday that the Tennessee Tech freshman claimed the honor for the third time this season.
October 28, 2015 Golden Eagle runners primed and ready to run in OVC Championships Saturday The Tennessee Tech cross country teams will put the last three months of training into what should be their best effort Saturday morning at the Ohio Valley Conference championships in Murray, Ky.
October 28, 2015 Purple Palooza gets Tech basketball season off to a soaring start Kids of all ages, dressed in a wide variety of costumes, paraded around Eblen Center Tuesday night, and the Tennessee Tech basketball teams had a night of fun as the Golden Eagles hosted the fourth annual Purple Palooza to get Halloween Week off to a soaring start.
October 28, 2015 Golden Eagles host Morehead State with OVC Tournament first round bye at stake The Tennessee Tech soccer team is ready to put a lid on the 19-match regular season slate on Thursday, welcoming Morehead State to Tech Soccer field for the regular season finale.
October 27, 2015 D.J. Bleisath to be inducted into TTU Sports Hall of Fame Nov. 13 One of the most decorated defensive players in Tennessee Tech athletics history, defensive end D.J. Bleisath was named All-America, all-OVC and was a national finalist for the 2001 Buck Buchanan Award. Those credentials helped land Bleisath in the Class of 2015 of the TTU Sports Hall of Fame, which will be inducted Friday, Nov. 13.
October 27, 2015 GAMEDAY CENTRAL: Golden Eagles play final road tilt Saturday at Southeast Missouri The Tennessee Tech football team heads to Cape Girardeau, Mo., this weekend to face the Southeast Missouri Redhawks at 1 p.m. The contest is Tech's final road game of the 2015 season.
October 27, 2015 Golden Eagles place third at rain-shortened ASU Fall Beach Classic GULF SHORES, Ala. – A valiant surge towards the top of the leaderboard fell just short for the Tennessee Tech men’s golf team Tuesday, as the Golden Eagles concluded play at the rain-shortened ASU Fall Beach Classic just three strokes back of first place.
October 26, 2015 Come support Tech volleyball Friday against Austin Peay and you could win a PS4 Do you like to win free prizes? Well, the Tennessee Tech volleyball is giving you a chance to win a PlayStation 4™!
October 25, 2015 Golden Eagles notch six victories in NCSU Wolfpack Invitational Tennessee Tech players posted six wins over the weekend in the North Carolina State University Wolfpack Invitational tennis tournament.
October 25, 2015 Tech clinches spot in OVC Tournament thanks to scoreless tie at SEMO Cape Girardeau, Mo. – In the last road match of the 2015 campaign, the Tennessee Tech soccer team once again showcased its defense en route to a scoreless draw at Southeast Missouri.
October 25, 2015 Tech men's golf team in third after day one of ASU Fall Beach Classic GULF SHORES, Ala. – Both youth and experience played a crucial role in helping the Tennessee Tech men’s golf team get off to an excellent start at the ASU Fall Beach Classic Sunday afternoon, as the Golden Eagles completed the first of three rounds at the Peninsula Golf & Racquet Club in third place overall.
October 24, 2015 Purple Palooza features trick-or-treating, costume contests and more Tuesday night Tennessee Tech's fourth annual Purple Palooza -- a night filled with fun for the whole family featuring trick-or-treating, costume contests and Golden Eagle basketball -- is all set for Tuesday night (Oct, 27) in Eblen Center.
October 24, 2015 Tech toppled by Morehead State 3-1 Saturday’s matchup for the Tennessee Tech volleyball team (5-18, 3-7 OVC) against Morehead State (9-15, 6-4 OVC) didn’t go as planned for the Golden Eagles.
October 24, 2015 Golden Eagles wrap up fall slate with A-State Fall Beach Classic Just three more rounds remain in the fall season for the Tennessee Tech men’s golf team, as the Golden Eagles round out the first half of its 2015-16 campaign at the A-State Fall Beach Classic from Sunday to Tuesday.
October 24, 2015 Eastern Illinois takes advantage of Tech miscues, takes 51-20 Homecoming victory The Tennessee Tech defense played one of its better games of the year, but the Golden Eagle offense couldn’t match the effort, missing on countless opportunities and host Eastern Illinois took full advantage on the way to a 51-20 Homecoming victory Saturday afternoon on O’Brien Field.
October 24, 2015 Golden Eagle women's team on the floor Saturday morning for scrimmage Curious basketball fans who are anxious to see the Tennessee Tech women's basketball team in action will have a couple of chances in the next few days, beginning Saturday morning when coach Jim Davis' squad holds a practice and scrimmage open to the public in conjunciton with a Pancake Breakfast being hosted by the Cookeville Rotary Club.
October 23, 2015 Tech men's basketball team to host first instrasquad scrimmage Saturday morning Fans that want a sneak preview of what some of the action may look like at Purple Palooza Tuesday evening will get that chance Saturday morning following the Tennessee Tech Basketball and Cookeville Rotary Pancake Breakfast.
October 23, 2015 Golden Eagles topped by Colonels 3-1 in OVC matchup Once again the Tennessee Tech volleyball team (5-17, 3-6 OVC) takes on Eastern Kentucky (EKU) (6-18, 5-4 OVC), but this time on the Colonels turf.
October 22, 2015 GAMEDAY CENTRAL: Golden Eagles are Saturday's Homecoming guest at Eastern Illinois The Tennessee Tech football team heads to Charleston, Ill., this weekend to face Eastern Illinois for the Panthers' 100th Homecoming game. The contest at O'Brien Field is scheduled to kick off at 1 p.m. CDT.
October 22, 2015 Tennis heads to Raliegh, N.C. for N.C. State Invitational Another weekend means another tournament for the Tennessee Tech tennis team.
October 22, 2015 UT Martin scores win 34 seconds left to stun Golden Eagles In a match that appeared destined for overtime, UT Martin changed the script at Tech Soccer Field, scoring with only 34 seconds left in regulation to stun the Tennessee Tech soccer team, 2-1.
October 21, 2015 Golden Eagles travel to Kentucky for EKU and Morehead matchups A week of practice is all that separates the Tennessee Tech volleyball team (5-16, 3-5 OVC) from rematching Eastern Kentucky (EKU) (5-18, 3-4 OVC) and Morehead State (7-15, 4-4 OVC).
October 20, 2015 Golden Eagles prepare for duo of tilts in regular season’s second to last weekend of action With the regular season nearing its conclusion, the Tennessee Tech soccer team gets set to embark on a crucial weekend of Ohio Valley Conference action.
October 20, 2015 Payne addresses media, represents Tech men's basketball at OVC Media Day BRENTWOOD, Tenn. – With basketball season approaching faster than ever, Tennessee Tech head men’s basketball coach Steve Payne made his way to Nashville for his fifth Ohio Valley Conference media day at the helm of the Golden Eagle program Tuesday afternoon, eager to answer questions about the 2015-16 edition of the TTU squad.
October 20, 2015 Coach Davis attends OVC Media Day Basketball season is coming up quickly as women’s basketball head coach Jim Davis attends the Ohio Valley Conference (OVC) Media Day on Tuesday.
October 20, 2015 Golden Eagles conclude play at Pinetree Intercollegiate KENNESAW, Ga. – Facing its toughest competition of the season, the Tennessee Tech men’s golf team wrapped up play at the Pinetree Invitational Tuesday afternoon, finishing the tournament in 11th place overall in the event hosted by Kennesaw State.
October 20, 2015 Robertson leads as Tech women finish fourth at Blue Raider Invitational The Tennessee Tech women's golf team maintained its hold on fourth place in a very strong field of 17 teams at the Blue Raider Invitational, wrapping up play Tuesday with its best round of the event.
October 19, 2015 Soccer sophomore McKenzie McCloud is September Unsung Leader Enthusiasm, positive attitude and an upbeat spirit are among the key elements in sophomore McKenzie McCloud being selected the winner of the Unsung Leader Award for the month of September, presented by the Athletics Dept.
October 19, 2015 Mena upended by Indiana's Monette in USTA/ITA Regionals singles final Tennessee Tech sophomore Eduardo Mena was topped by Indiana's Sam Monette Monday in the USTA/ITA Regional Championships singles final.
October 19, 2015 Cookeville Rotary, Golden Eagles host Pancake Breakfast Saturday in Eblen Center Fans will have a chance to get their fill of both breakfast and basketball Saturday morning when the Cookeville Rotary and Tennessee Tech basketball squads team up to host a Pancake Breakfast in Eblen Center.
October 19, 2015 Golden Eagles in fourth with parts of round two left to play at Blue Raider Invitational MURFREESBORO, Tenn. – There just wasn’t enough daylight left for the Tennessee Tech women’s golf team to complete the second round of the Blue Raider Invitational Monday, but the work the Golden Eagles put in through the first round and much of the second proved enough to put the team in great position with one day remaining.
October 19, 2015 Golden Eagles in pack of teams battling for fifth place at Pinetree Intercollegiate The Tennessee Tech men's golf team is tied for eight place and squarely in the middle of a pack of teams battling for fifth through 11th place after two rounds of Kennesaw State's Pinetree Intercollegiate.
October 18, 2015 Tech men's golf team faces challenging field at Pinetree Intercollegiate With two top five finishes already in the books this season, the Tennessee Tech men’s golf team will look to add another to its resume as the Golden Eagles head south for the Pinetree Intercollegiate Monday and Tuesday.
October 18, 2015 Williamson leads Golden Eagles to hometown for Blue Raider Invitational Another week means another opportunity for the Tennessee Tech women’s golf team to hit the links as the Golden Eagles visit familiar in-state rival Middle Tennessee for the Blue Raider Invitational Monday and Tuesday.
October 18, 2015 Murray State edges Tech in battle of top two teams in the OVC In a battle pinning the top two teams in the Ohio Valley Conference at Tech Soccer Field, Murray State got the better of the Tennessee Tech Soccer team with a 2-1 victory on TTU’s Senior Day.
October 18, 2015 Eduardo Mena advances to singles finals at USTA/ITA Regionals Tennessee Tech sophomore Eduardo Mena has advanced to the singles finals at the USTA/ITA Regional Championships, and plays Monday for the chance to play in the National Indoor Intercollegiate Championships.
October 17, 2015 Golden Eagles caught by Colonels 3-1 The Tennessee Tech volleyball team (5-16, 3-5 OVC) closed weekend play by falling to Eastern Kentucky (EKU) (5-18, 4-4 OVC) 3-1 on Saturday.
October 17, 2015 Golden Eagles drop 42-13 contest to No. 1 ranked Jacksonville State The No. 1 ranked Jacksonville State Gamecocks claimed a 42-13 victory Saturday night over Tennessee Tech in Ohio Valley Conference action in Tucker Stadium.
October 16, 2015 Tech women 16th in tough Crimson Classic field; Short-handed men's team not in final standings Paced by former junior college All-American Purity Murray’s personal-best time, the Tennessee Tech women’s cross country team placed 16th in an outstanding field of 26 teams at the Alabama Crimson Classic Friday evening at the Harry Pritchett Park. The Golden Eagle men’s team, which started the race with only five runners, did not record a team score as one Golden Eagle runner was unable to finish the event due to cramps.
October 16, 2015 Tech tops Morehead State 3-1 It was an exciting weekend opener match for the Tennessee Tech volleyball team (5-14, 3-4 OVC) as they downed conference opponent Morehead State (6-15, 3-4 OVC), 3-1, at the Eblen Center.
October 15, 2015 Giles takes home OVC Male Golfer of the Week honors for second time For the second time in his very young career, Tennessee Tech men's golfer Matthew Giles took home adidas® Ohio Valley Conference Male Golfer of the Week honors Wednesday afternoon, fresh off another fantastic showing in the purple and gold.
October 15, 2015 Evelyn Thompson named assistant coach for Golden Eagle women's basketball team Bringing more than 20 years of coaching experience, Evelyn Thompson has been named as an assistant coach for the Tennessee Tech women’s basketball team, announced head coach Jim Davis.
October 15, 2015 Owens scores on dramatic free kick in double overtime to push Tech to 2-1 win It was a goal the likes of which you dream about. Squared away at 1-1 in the early stages of the second overtime, sophomore Karigan Owens lined up for a free kick from about 35 yards out.
October 14, 2015 Golden Eagle runners head to Tuscaloosa for Crimson Classic on Friday The Tennessee Tech cross country teams have one final tuneup race before competing at the end of the month in the Ohio Valley Conference Championships, and what a meet it will be. The Golden Eagles are set to run Friday afternoon in the Crimson Classic, hosted by the University of Alabama.
October 14, 2015 Start times for 2015-16 Golden Eagle basketball games announced Tennessee Tech has announced starting times for all Golden Eagle basketball games during the 2015-16 season, home and away. The season begins Saturday, Nov. 7, with a women's exhibition game at 6 p.m CT.
October 14, 2015 Four Golden Eagles to represent Tech at USTA/ITA Ohio Valley Regional Championships Another full weekend of tournament play sends the Tennessee Tech tennis team to the University of Tennessee for the USTA/ITA Ohio Valley Regional Championships on Thursday-Monday at the Goodfriend Tennis Center and the Knoxville Racquet Club.
October 14, 2015 Tech returns home for a pair of crucial OVC contests Off to its best conference start since 2000, the Tennessee Tech soccer team looks to keep the momentum going with a pair of home matches this week.
October 14, 2015 Golden Eagles to host conference opponents Morehead State and Eastern Kentucky It’s a busy weekend ahead as the Tennessee Tech volleyball team (4-15, 2-4 OVC) prepares to host conference opponents Morehead State (6-14, 3-3 OVC) and Eastern Kentucky (EKU) (3-18, 2-4) on Friday-Saturday at the Eblen Center.
October 14, 2015 Former Tech Athletics staff member on heart transplant waiting list Tennessee Tech Athletics is joining with several other universities and organizations in raising awareness of the plight of former staff member Willie Burden who is awaiting a heart transplant.
October 13, 2015 Fourth annual Purple Palooza with trick-or-treating, contests and more....Tuesday Oct. 27 Community organizations and student groups are invited to sign up now to reserve booths at Tennessee Tech's popular Purple Palooza in Eblen Center. This year's Purple Palooza is Tuesday, Oct. 27, starting at 6 p.m.
October 13, 2015 Runner-up finish for Giles helps Tech men place third at WKU's Kenny Perry Invitational Freshman Matthew Giles came within one stroke of winning medalist honors, settling for a tie for second place in leading the Tennessee Tech men’s golf team to a third place finish among 12 teams at the 54-hole, Kenny Perry Invitational hosted by Western Kentucky University at The Club at Olde Stone in Bowling Green.
October 13, 2015 Sadler all-tournament, Golden Eagle women place third at F&M Bank APSU Intercollegiate Freshman Hollee Sadler posted her first career all-tournament finish and Tennessee Tech earned three Top 10 individual finishes as the Golden Eagle women’s golf team captured third place in a challenging eight-team field in the F&M Bank APSU Intercollegiate at the Clarksville Country Club.
October 13, 2015 GAMEDAY CENTRAL: Golden Eagles host No. 1 ranked JSU Gamecocks for Blackout Tennessee Tech welcomes the top-ranked FCS team in the nation Saturday night when Jacksonville State visits for a 6 pm. Ohio Valley Conference contest in Tucker Stadium. It's Blackout IV, so fans are encouraged to wear black.
October 12, 2015 Darkness delays round two, Tech in second place after day one at Kenny Perry Invitational BOWLING GREEN, Ky. – Following nearly two weeks away from competition, the Tennessee Tech men’s golf team put all of that practice time to good use and showed it Monday afternoon at the Kenny Perry Invitational hosted by Western Kentucky.
October 12, 2015 Golden Eagles tied for second place after day one of F&M Bank APSU Intercollegiate CLARKSVILLE, Tenn. – Coming off a record performance at the Fall Invitational last week, the Tennessee Tech women’s golf team kept riding that momentum into the first day of play at the F&M Bank APSU Intercollegiate Monday afternoon, tying for second place after 18 holes.
October 11, 2015 Tech blanks SIUE to tie best five-match conference start in program history EDWARDSVILLE, Ill. – Freshman Kari Naerdemann made eight key saves, and junior Kalyn Pruett scored her club-leading third goal of the season to pace the Tennessee Tech soccer team to a critical 1-0 conference victory over SIU Edwardsville.
October 11, 2015 Tech women's golf team looks to continue strong play at F&M Bank APSU Intercollegiate After a record-breaking performance last week at the Fall Invitational, the Tennessee Tech women’s golf team will look to keep its momentum rolling Monday morning as the Golden Eagles kick off play at the F&M Bank APSU Intercollegiate hosted by Austin Peay at the Clarksville Country Club.
October 11, 2015 Tech men's golf team returns to action at Kenny Perry Invitational Following nearly two weeks away from the links, the Tennessee Tech men’s golf team will get back to work Monday morning at the Kenny Perry Invitational hosted by Western Kentucky at the Club at Olde Stone in Bowling Green, Ky.
October 10, 2015 Tech topped by Tigers 3-1 The Tennessee Tech volleyball team (4-15, 2-4 OVC) got off to a rocky start as they took on Tennessee State (9-9, 4-2 OVC) in Nashville.
October 9, 2015 Golden Eagles suffer first loss of OVC campaign with 1-0 blanking by EIU CHARLESTON, Ill. – The Tennessee Tech soccer team was handed its first loss of the conference season Friday afternoon, falling 1-0 at the hands of Eastern Illinois, despite holding a commanding 12-6 edge in the shot department over the Panthers.
October 9, 2015 Golden Eagles fall to Belmont 3-1 It was a battle in Nashville as the Tennessee Tech volleyball team (4-14, 2-3 OVC) fell to Belmont (7-9, 4-1 OVC) 3-1.
October 8, 2015 Golden Eagles compete against Belmont and Tennessee State on Friday-Saturday Coming off of an exciting home victory, the Tennessee Tech volleyball team (4-13, 2-2 OVC) hits the road to compete against the Belmont Bruins (6-9, 3-1 OVC) in a 6 p.m. contest on Friday and then the Tennessee State Tigers (7-9, 2-2 OVC) at 2 p.m. on Saturday.
October 8, 2015 Golden Eagles downed by Eastern Kentucky, 48-17, in Georgetown Eastern Kentucky scored on its first seven possessions and held off Tennessee Tech, 48-17, Thursday night in Georgetown College's Toyota Stadium, in a game moved away from the EKU campus due to a security threat.
October 7, 2015 Golden Eagle Blackout IV set for October 17 vs. Jacksonville State Tennessee Tech will host its annual Golden Eagle Blackout game when Jacksonville State visits Overall Field on Saturday, Oct. 17. The first 2,500 fans into Tucker Stadium receive free Blackout IV t-shirts.
October 7, 2015 Thursday's football game vs. Eastern Kentucky moved to Georgetown College Tennessee Tech's football game at Eastern Kentucky scheduled for Thursday at EKU's Roy Kidd Stadium, is being moved to Toyota Stadium at Georgetown College in Georgetown, Ky.
October 7, 2015 Golden Eagles flock north for pair of conference matches The Tennessee Tech soccer team will put its undefeated conference record on the line over the weekend, traveling up north for a pair of critical OVC matches.
October 7, 2015 Plenty of special features, and lots of football, on this week's edition of The Watson Brown Show This week's edition of The Watson Brown Show looks at Golden Eagle football, both last week and this week, plus a look around the OVC. The show also has several special features, including Deanna Apple, Jacob Buttram, Murray Cunningham, Lenier Lee and more.
October 6, 2015 Tech duo of Arovin, Esteban playing in ITA All-America Qualfying Tournaey in Tulsa Tennessee Tech's all-OVC doubles pair of Alex Arovin and Alberto Esteban open play Tuesday afternoon at the ITA All-America Qualifying Tournament in Tulsa, Okla.
October 6, 2015 Golden Eagles shatter program record in final round of Fall Invitational BRASELTON, Ga. – The history books have officially been rewritten as the Tennessee Tech women’s golf team shattered the previous program mark for 54-hole score Tuesday afternoon after wrapping up play at the Fall Invitational at the Chateau Elan Resort.
October 6, 2015 GAMEDAY CENTRAL: Golden Eagles face short week with Thursday game at Eastern Kentucky It’s a short week of preparation for Tennessee Tech and Eastern Kentucky, as each comes off a loss on Saturday (Oct. 3) and must turn around and play in five days with a Thursday night Ohip Valley Conference contest in EKU’s Roy Kidd Stadium. Kickoff is at 6 p.m. CDT.
October 5, 2015 Sharon Anderson wins OVC Setter of the Week on Oct. 5 Sharon Anderson, a junior from Burr Ridge, Ill., has been named the Ohio Valley Conference Setter of the Week on Oct. 5, after a solid performance last week.
October 5, 2015 Golden Eagles post lowest round in program history, rank seventh at Fall Invitational BRASELTON, Ga. – A historic round backed up by another very solid round put the Tennessee Tech women’s golf team in position to compete Monday evening, as the Golden Eagles wrapped up the first 36 holes of the Fall Invitational located at Chateau Elan Resort.
October 4, 2015 Tech women's golf team no longer headed to South Carolina, to play Fall Invitational in Georgia The Tennessee Tech women's golf team will make a change in plans for its third event of the year this week. Following a state of emergency declared in South Carolina due to weather, the CSU Invitational at Rivertowne, originally scheduled for Monday and Tuesday (Oct. 5-6) at the Rivertowne Country Club in Charleston, S.C., has been moved to the par-72, 5,965-yard Château Élan Golf Club in Braselton, Ga., with the Kennesaw State women's golf team set to co-host the tournament with Charleston Southern.
October 4, 2015 Esteban, Mena make splash at ITA All-America Pre-Qualifying; Tech plays on two fronts The Tennessee Tech tennis team played on two fronts this weekend, posting wins in Tulsa, Okla., at the ITA All-American Pre-Qualifying tournament, as well as the Steve Baras Classic in Chattanooga.
October 3, 2015 Newest edition of unlimited magazine now available online The newest 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 3, 2015 Tech women sixth, men place 10th at Greater Louisville Classic The Tennessee Tech women’s cross country team earned a sixth place finish among the 14 Division I teams in their event at the Greater Louisville Classic Saturday morning, and the Golden Eagle men finished 10th among 14 Division programs in their race.
October 3, 2015 Golden Eagles down Southeast Missouri 3-0 Exciting is an understatement for the Tennessee Tech volleyball (4-13, 2-2 OVC) match against Southeast Missouri (SEMO, 5-12, 1-3 OVC)
October 3, 2015 Golden Eagles stopped by Skyhawks, 31-17, in rainy Tucker Stadium UT Martin used a balanced offense and a defense that stymied the Golden Eagles to claim a 31-17 Ohio Valley Conference victory Saturday night in a rain-soaked Tucker Stadium.
October 2, 2015 Former Marine Jacob Buttram's long, tough road to become a Golden Eagle football player With Saturday being Military and Public Safety Appreciation Night in Tucker Stadium, we tell the story of how Jacob Buttram first became a Marine and then became a Golden Eagle.
October 2, 2015 Golden Eagles stay perfect in OVC play with season high three goals in shutout win over EKU It was raining, even pouring, but that didn’t keep the Tennessee Tech soccer team from scoring.
October 1, 2015 Tech’s Mark Wilson named Chair of NCAA Division I Football Committee for 2015-16 Tennessee Tech University Director of Athletics Mark Wilson will serve as chair of the NCAA Division I Football Committee during the 2015-16 academic year.
October 1, 2015 TTU Athletics staff takes part in the Heart of the City Playground project The Tennessee Tech Athletics staff came out in full force Wednesday morning, donating their time and effort toward the Heart of the City Playground project at Dogwood Park.
October 1, 2015 Golden Eagles to host conference opponent Southeast Missouri on Saturday After a quick break off of a Tuesday match, the Tennessee Tech volleyball team (3-13, 1-2 OVC) returns to the Eblen Center on Saturday as they host conference opponent Southeast Missouri (SEMO) in a 2 p.m. contest.
October 1, 2015 Tech tennis travels to UT-Chattanooga for Steve Baras Fall Classic and ITA All-American Pre-Qualifying. Another fall, sports-filled weekend sends the Tennessee Tech tennis team to the University of Tennessee-Chattanooga to compete in the 33rd annual Steve Baras Fall Classic tennis tournament at the Championship Club on Friday-Saturday.
September 30, 2015 GAMEDAY CENTRAL: Quest for York Trophy begins as Golden Eagles host Skyhawks Tennessee Tech begins its quest for the 2015 York Trophy with a Saturday night visit from the UT Martin Skyhawks for a 6 pm. contest in Tucker Stadium.
September 30, 2015 Cross country teams run Saturday in large field at Greater Louisville Classic The Tennessee Tech cross country teams will head to Louisville, Ky., this weekend to compete in their largest races of the season at the Greater Louisville Classic.
September 30, 2015 Tech to host Eastern Kentucky in first conference home match of 2015 Following a perfect weekend to kick off Ohio Valley Conference action, the Tennessee Tech soccer team returns home for its first OVC match of the season, as the Golden Eagles will welcome Eastern Kentucky for a Friday evening showdown at 7 p.m. CT.
September 29, 2015 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.
September 29, 2015 Tech men's golf team finishes eighth at Derek Dolenc Invitational MADISON, Ill. – The Tennessee Tech men’s golf team wrapped up play at the Derek Dolenc Invitational Tuesday afternoon, placing eighth in the 15-team field after posting a 296 as a team in the final round.
September 29, 2015 Golden Eagles fall 3-1 to Jacksonville State in OVC home opener The Tennessee Tech volleyball team (3-13, 1-2 OVC) put up a battle in their first OVC home opener against Jacksonville State (JSU) (8-11, 1-2 OVC).
September 28, 2015 Golden Eagles soar academically with NSCAA College Team Academic Award With the Tennessee Tech soccer team currently enjoying success on the field, the off the field achievements have been just as significant as the Golden Eagles continue to excel in the classroom.
September 28, 2015 Golden Eagles host Jacksonville State in first home OVC match-up It’s going to be an exciting evening on Tuesday, as the Tennessee Tech volleyball team (3-12, 1-1 OVC) plays host to conference opponent Jacksonville State (7-11, 0-2 OVC) in a 7 p.m. contest.
September 28, 2015 Golden Eagles tied for seventh after day one of Derek Dolenc Invitational MADISON, Ill. – Two rounds are officially in the books at the Derek Dolenc Invitational as the Tennessee Tech men’s golf team wrapped up the first day of play at the Gateway Golf Links in tie for seventh place overall in the field of 15.
September 27, 2015 Golden Eagles Goff, Hall receive OVC Player of the Week honors Tra'Darius Goff was named the Ohio Valley Conference Defensive Player of the Week and Maleek Hall received the league's Special Teams Player of the Week award for their roles in Tennessee Tech's 31-29 win Saturday at Murray State.
September 27, 2015 Nicolas claims Flight D championship to highlight Tech's play at Purdue Invitational Freshman Guille Nicolas won the Flight D singles championships and all four Golden Eagles competing claimed at least one victory over the weekend at the Purdue Invitational.
September 27, 2015 Golden Eagles set for Derek Dolenc Invitational hosted by SIUE Fresh off an impressive, second-place showing in Murray, Ky. last weekend, the Tennessee Tech men’s golf team will look to continue its success at the Derek Dolenc Invitational starting Monday, Sept. 28.
September 27, 2015 Tech scores twice in the first half en route to 2-1 win over JSU JACKSONVILLE, Ala. – Fresh off a thrilling road victory to kick off the 2015 OVC season, the Tennessee Tech soccer team parlayed that momentum into a second-straight road win to open up conference action, defeating Jacksonville State, 2-1, Sunday afternoon.
September 26, 2015 Golden Eagles edge SIUE, 3-2, in first OVC win of the season Another day in Ohio Valley Conference play fared well for the Tennessee Tech volleyball team (3-12, 1-1 OVC) as they competed against Southern Illinois University-Edwardsville (SIUE) (3-9, 1-1 OVC).
September 26, 2015 Gritty Golden Eagles slip past Murray State, 31-29, in OVC opener Tennessee Tech opened Ohio Valley Conference play Saturday night with a gritty, gutsy performance to grind out a 31-29 win on the road at Murray State.
September 25, 2015 Eastern Illinois takes 3-0 win over Tech in OVC opener Opening weekend of Ohio Valley Conference (OVC) play brings the Tennessee Tech volleyball team (2-12, 0-1 OVC) to Charleston, Ill. to compete against Eastern Illinois University (EIU, 6-9, 1-0 OVC).
September 24, 2015 Tennessee Tech tennis team heads to West Lafayette, Ind. for Purdue Invitational Another fall season tournament sends the Tennessee Tech tennis team to West Lafayette, Ind. to compete in a three-day competition at the Purdue Invitational.
September 24, 2015 Golden Eagles score in final five minutes to pull out victory in conference opener NASHVILLE, Tenn. – The Tennessee Tech soccer team unwrapped Ohio Valley Conference play with an exclamation point, as the Golden Eagles scored in the final five minutes of regulation to capture a thrilling 1-0 win over Belmont in the conference opener.
September 24, 2015 Golden Eagle baseball team flashes talent at annual Pro Scout Night The Tennessee Tech baseball team hosted its eighth annual Pro Scout Night Thursday evening, welcoming scouts from the highest level of professional baseball to Bush Stadium at the Averitt Express Baseball Complex.
September 23, 2015 GAMEDAY CENTRAL: Golden Eagles open conference play Saturday at Murray State It's an old cliche, but the Tennessee Tech football team goes from the frying pan into the fire this weekend, opening a stretch of eight consecutive Ohio Valley Conference games with a 6 p.m. contest Saturday at Murray State.
September 22, 2015 Golden Eagles hit the road to christen the 2015 OVC season Believe it or not, Ohio Valley Conference play is here for the Tennessee Tech soccer team as the Golden Eagles embark on a two-match road swing to kick off the season’s most critical time.
September 22, 2015 Golden Eagles place second after final round of Murray State Invitational MURRAY, Ky. – Another solid round across the board proved to be enough for the Tennessee Tech men’s golf team to notch a second place finish at the Murray State Invitational Tuesday afternoon, as the Golden Eagles held off a late charge by Alabama State to finish as the event’s runner-up.
September 22, 2015 Golden Eagles open OVC play against Eastern Illinois and SIUE Pre-conference tournaments have come to an end and the Tennessee Tech volleyball team is ready to begin Ohio Valley Conference (OVC) play on Friday-Saturday.
September 21, 2015 Consistent play places Tech in second after day one of Murray State Invitational MURRAY, Ky. – Consistent play across the board proved more than enough for the Tennessee Tech men’s golf team to find itself well within striking distance of a team title Monday afternoon, as the Golden Eagles wrapped up the first two rounds of the Murray State Invitational in second place.
September 21, 2015 Cody Dodd wins Ohio Valley Conference Volleyball Offensive Player of the Week on Sept. 21 After a strong weekend performance, senior Tennessee Tech volleyball player Cody Dodd has been named the Sept. 21 Ohio Valley Conference Offensive Player of the Week.
September 20, 2015 College Sports Madness: Jared Davis named OVC Offensive Player of the Week Tennessee Tech junior quarterback Jared Davis has been chosen as the OVC Offensive Player of the Week by website College Sports Madness.
September 20, 2015 Tech men's golf team back in action at Murray State Invitational Following a week away from the links, the Tennessee Tech men’s golf team returns to play Monday and Tuesday with a trip to Murray, Ky. and Miller Memorial Golf Course for the Murray State Invitational.
September 20, 2015 Golden Eagles end non-conference play with 1-1 draw against Chattanooga The Tennessee Tech soccer team wrapped up its non conference slate with the club’s third draw of the year, as the Golden Eagles and Chattanooga played their way to a 1-1 tie among an overcast and windy Sunday afternoon at Tech Soccer Field.
September 20, 2015 Big game lands Krys Cates OVC Offensive Player of the Week honor Tennessee Tech receiver Krys Cates had a huge night Saturday in leading the Golden Eagles to victory, and on Sunday he was selected as the OVC Offensive Player of the Week.
September 19, 2015 Golden Eagles 1-1 after day one of the Golden Eagle Invitational presented by Hampton Inn The excitement in the Eblen Center at the Golden Eagle Invitational presented by Hampton Inn was at an all-time high as fans gathered to cheer on the Tennessee Tech volleyball team (2-10, 0-0 OVC) who competed in two matches on day one of the tournament.
September 19, 2015 Sambu paces Golden Eagle runners at Commodore Classic Geoffrey Sambu posted the 11th fastest 8K time in Tennessee Tech men's cross country history, and two other Golden Eagles recorded personal-best times as Tech placed 16th among 20 teams Saturday morning at the Commodore Classic, hosted by Vanderbilt University at Nashville's Percy Warner Park.
September 19, 2015 Golden Eagles fall to Idaho 3-0 on second day of Golden Eagle Invitational presented by Hampton Inn The second day of the Golden Eagle Invitational presented by Hampton Inn didn’t fare as well as day one did for the Tennessee Tech volleyball team (2-11, 0-0 OVC).
September 19, 2015 Women's cross country team paced by pair of California runners Tennessee Tech's California connection of Sarah Brandt and Jenna Storms led the way for the women's cross country team as the Golden Eagles placed 16th at Vanderbilt's Commodore Classic in Nashville Saturday morning.
September 19, 2015 Cates' two touchdowns helps Tech post come-from-behind victory over Mercer Krys Cates' second touchdown pass of the night helped lift Tennessee Tech to a 29-22 non-conference victory over Mercer Saturday night in front of 9,028 fans in Tech’s Tucker Stadium home opener.
September 18, 2015 Tech’s four-match unbeaten streak snapped with 3-0 loss to Troy A score in the latter stages of each half, coupled with a goal early in the second, proved to be more than enough for Troy University in its 3-0 victory over the Tennessee Tech soccer team amidst a sun soaked afternoon at Tech Soccer Field.
September 17, 2015 Run With Us: Community has chance Friday to "run" with Golden Eagle cross country teams Runners of every ability (including no ability to run whatsoever), especially kids, will have a rare opportunity Friday evening to "run" with members of the Tennessee Tech cross country teams, who hail from across the nation and around the world. It's a special jog around Dogwood Park with the Golden Eagles as part of the Centennial Community Kickoff event.
September 17, 2015 Tennessee Tech softball announces fall exhibition schedule Tennessee Tech softball head coach, Bonnie Bynum, has announced the Golden Eagles’ 2015 fall exhibition schedule.
September 17, 2015 Golden Eagles face another challenging field at Commodore Classic Saturday Another chellenging race is in store Saturday for the Tennessee Tech men's and women's cross country teams when they run in the Commodore Classic, hosted by Vanderbilt University. The races will take place at the Vaughn's Gap Cross Country Course at Percy Warner Park in Nashville.
September 16, 2015 Annual First Tennessee Bank Poster Night is Saturday at Tucker Stadium Tennessee Tech will host the annual First Tennessee Bank Golden Eagle Football Poster Night Saturday when the Mercer Bears visit Tucker Stadium in the first home game of the year for TTU.
September 16, 2015 Cody Dodd: Stepping over the cracks in the sidewalk she travels Tennessee Tech senior Cody Dodd has been through much in the past few years, including the deaths of her father and her mother. With the help of her teammates and the sport of volleyball, the Cookeville native has come through it all, and leads her team this weekend in its first home matches of the 2015 season.
September 16, 2015 Tech concludes non-conference slate with pair of home weekend matches The Tennessee Tech soccer team will look to continue its recent run of success over the weekend, as the Golden Eagles will wrap up their three-match home stand with a pair of non-conference clashes.
September 16, 2015 GAMEDAY CENTRAL: Golden Eagles host first home game with visit from Mercer Bears Tennessee Tech will finally feel at home Saturday night because the Golden Eagle football team will actually be at home. Following two road contest to kick off the 2015 schedule, Tech hosts Mercer in Tucker Stadium at 6 p.m. in a game loaded with special promotional activities.
September 15, 2015 Former players, champions invited back for Legends Night Oct. 3 All former Golden Eagle football players, including those who were crowned OVC champions in 1955, 1960 and 1975, are invited back to Tucker Stadium Saturday Oct. 3. for Football Legends Night when Tech hosts UT Martin at 6 p.m.
September 15, 2015 Dunn powers Golden Eagles to third-place showing at Murray State Invitational MURRAY, Ky. – A round for the ages from the clubs of sophomore transfer Allyson Dunn proved to be enough to lead the Tennessee Tech women’s golf team up the leaderboard Tuesday afternoon as the Golden Eagles tallied a third-place finish at the Murray State Invitational.
September 15, 2015 Tennessee Tech volleyball hosts Golden Eagle Invitational presented by Hampton Inn on Friday-Saturday After three straight tournaments on the road, the Tennessee Tech volleyball team (1-9, 0-0 OVC) returns home to host the Golden Eagle Invitational presented by Hampton Inn on Friday-Saturday.
September 14, 2015 Student groups challenged: Who's best at tailgating at home football games? A challenge has been issued to Tennessee Tech’s student organizations, and it all begins Saturday at the first home football game of the 2015 season.
September 14, 2015 It's Now Tradition: Running of the Freshmen at season opener Saturday night It's just a couple years old, but it is now considered a tradition to open the Tennessee Tech football team's first game -- TTU President Phil Oldham will lead the charge onto the field for the annual Running of the Freshmen on Saturday.
September 14, 2015 Tech women's golf team in fifth place after first round of MSU Invitational MURRAY, Ky. – With just two rounds to make its mark at the Murray State Invitational, the Tennessee Tech women’s golf team put itself in the right position to do that Monday afternoon, finishing the first round of the 14-team event in fifth place.
September 14, 2015 Golden Eagle athletes spend the day at Cookeville Fall Fun Fest Members of several Golden Eagle teams were on hand Friday and Saturday at the 20th annual Cookeville Fall FunFest, handing out schedules and stickers, and playing games with kids -- and a few adults, too.
September 14, 2015 Esteban reached Division III singles championship to highlight Tech's play at Southern Intercollegiates Junior Alberto Esteban ran of a strong of four consecutive victories to advance to the championship of the Division III singles draw, highlighting opening weekend play for the Tennessee Tech tennis team.
September 13, 2015 Watson Brown, Athletics to host weekly Insiders' Lunch; First one is Monday Fans of Tech football who would like to go “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 2015 season.
September 13, 2015 Tech scores with 10 seconds left in double overtime to cap off thriller with Radford Late-match dramatics carried the way Sunday afternoon, as the Tennessee Tech soccer team scored with just 10 seconds remaining the second overtime to prevail 1-0 over Radford to continue Tech’s recent run of success.
September 13, 2015 Golden Eagle women's golf team ready for MSU Invitational The Tennessee Tech women’s golf team will get right back at it Monday morning as the Golden Eagles head north for the MSU Invitational in Murray, Ky. hosted by Ohio Valley Conference rival Murray State.
September 12, 2015 Sarah Brandt paces Golden Eagle women runners in Furman Invitational The second week of the 2015 season netted the Tennessee Tech women's cross country team a ninth place finish among 13 teams Saturday morning at the Furman Invitational. Junior Sarah Brandt was the top finisher for the Golden Eagles.
September 12, 2015 Sambu, WIlliamson and three career-best times lead Tech runners at Furman Geoffrey Sambu and Daniel Williamson led the way as the Tennessee Tech men's cross country team posted three career-best times and placed eighth among 12 teams at the Furman Invitational Saturday morning.
September 12, 2015 Golden Eagles fall 3-0 to Memphis and Auburn at Memphis Invitational A tough battle against great teams is what the Tennessee Tech volleyball team (1-8, 0-0 OVC) faced this weekend. The Golden Eagles are comprised of a young team and have done a lot of growing.
September 12, 2015 Wofford runs over Golden Eagles, 34-14; Home opener is next week Wofford used a bruising, balanced ground attack to score 34 unanswered points and hand Tennessee Tech a 34-14 loss Saturday night in a non-conference contest in Gibbs Stadium.
September 11, 2015 Tennis kicks off fall season at Southern Intercollegiate Championships Fall season sports are at full force as the Tech tennis team opens it’s season at the Southern Intercollegiate Championship at the University of Georgia.
September 11, 2015 GAMEDAY CENTRAL: Golden Eagles face Wofford Saturday night for first time in 66 years Tennessee Tech will visit Wofford College Saturday to face the Terriers for the first time in 66 years. Kickoff is 7 p.m. ET in Gibbs Stadium (40,000).
September 11, 2015 Golden Eagles look for steady improvement against huge field at Furman Classic A huge field will greet the Tennessee Tech cross country teams Saturday when they run at the third annual Furman Cross Country Classic.
September 11, 2015 Golden Eagles grab first season win at Memphis Invitational Things are looking up from here. The Tennessee Tech volleyball (1-7, 0-0 OVC) team fared well at the first day of the Memphis Invitational.
September 10, 2015 Radford comes to Tech Soccer Field on Sunday for only Golden Eagle match of the week It’s a lighter week than usual for the Tennessee Tech soccer team as the Golden Eagles will have just one match over the weekend, a home Sunday tilt against Radford at 1 p.m. CT.
September 10, 2015 2015-16 Golden Eagle Basketball schedule highlighted by 15 home games Golden Eagle fans will have plenty of opportunities to watch the Tennessee Tech basketball team take the newly renovated Eblen Center court this season with the 2015-16 men’s basketball schedule featuring 15 home games, including eight doubleheaders with the women’s squad.
September 9, 2015 Giles earns adidas® OVC Male Golfer of the Week honors after first collegiate event It took all of three days for true freshman Matthew Giles make his presence felt on the links for the Tennessee Tech men’s golf team. It took even less time for the Ohio Valley Conference to recognize his skill as the league tabbed the newcomer its adidas® Male Golfer of the Week recipient.
September 8, 2015 Pruett named adidas® OVC Defensive Player of the Week; Naerdemann as Goalkeeper of the Week After a weekend that saw a pair of draws for the Tennessee Tech soccer team down in Georgia,
September 8, 2015 McCoin selected Player of the Week by Tennessee Sportswriters Association Tennessee Tech wide receiver Brock McCoin was named Tuesday as the Offensive Players of the Week by the Tennessee Sportswriters Association (TSWA) for his efforts in the Golden Eagles season opener Saturday at the University of Houston.
September 8, 2015 Tech women's golf team concludes play at GolfWeek Program Challenge MYRTLE BEACH, S.C. – The Tennessee Tech women’s golf team wrapped up its first action of the 2015-16 season Tuesday afternoon, completing the final 18 holes of the GolfWeek Program Challenge with another consistent showing.
September 8, 2015 Tech men's golf team climbs leaderboard, ties for seventh at GolfWeek Program Challenge MYRTLE BEACH, S.C. – Strong play across the board proved more than enough for the Tennessee Tech men’s golf team to make a push up the leaderboard Tuesday afternoon, as the Golden Eagles jumped three places in the standings at the GolfWeek Program Challenge to finish in a tie for seventh place.
September 8, 2015 Golden Eagles head to Memphis Invitational on Fri.-Sat. Another opportunity for growth brings head coach Dave Zelenock’s youthful Tennessee Tech volleyball team to Memphis, Tenn. for the Memphis Invitational.
September 7, 2015 Tops in the nation: McCoin voted OVC Offensive Player of the Week Putting up the biggest receiving numbers in the nation during the first full weekend of action, on every level of college football, has vaulted Tennessee Tech sophomore Brock McCoin to being voted the adidas® Ohio Valley Conference Offensive Player of the Week.
September 7, 2015 Tech to deliver season tickets Thursday in 60 minutes ....or they are free Tennessee Tech Athletics is back at it this year with a new twist to its season ticket sales -- a special offer that is only available Thursday. Athletic staff, coaches, and cheerleaders will deliver season tickets (within the city limits) in 60 minutes or less -- or the tickets are FREE.
September 7, 2015 Golden Eagles stay consistent in second round at GolfWeek Program Challenge MYRTLE BEACH, S.C. – Day two at the GolfWeek Program Challenge had a similar feel to the first day of action for the Tennessee Tech women’s golf team. The Golden Eagles fired off its second straight score of 306 Monday afternoon, taking sole possession of 10th place with one round to play.
September 7, 2015 Giles, Kendrick and Thomas post sub-par rounds on day two of GolfWeek Program Challenge MYRTLE BEACH, S.C. – Steady play from three members of the Tennessee Tech men’s golf team kept the Golden Eagles in the hunt for a Top 5 finish at the GolfWeek Program Challenge Tuesday afternoon.
September 6, 2015 Coach Jim Davis announces 2015-16 season schedule The time has come! Tennessee Tech women’s basketball coach Jim Davis has announced the Golden Eagles’ 2015-16 schedule.
September 6, 2015 Golden Eagles complete first round of action at GolfWeek Program Challenge tied for ninth MYRTLE BEACH, S.C. – The first round of the 2015-16 season is officially in the books for the Tennessee Tech men’s golf team, as the Golden Eagles wrapped up day one at the GolfWeek Program Challenge with plenty of room to move up and challenge for the top spot among the 18 teams present at the event.
September 6, 2015 Golden Eagle defense shines again en route to 1-1 tie with Georgia State ATLANTA, Ga. – Junior Kalyn Pruett scored her first goal of the season and freshman Kari Naerdemann made five key saves to help lead the Tennessee Tech soccer team to a 1-1 draw with Georgia State, halting the Panthers’ four-match win streak to begin 2015.
September 6, 2015 Golden Eagles tied for 10th after first round of GolfWeek Program Challenge MYRTLE BEACH, S.C. – Solid play from three members of the Tennessee Tech women’s golf team propped the Golden Eagles in a tie for 10th overall and in a position to improve its ranking following the first round of the GolfWeek Program Challenge Sunday afternoon.
September 5, 2015 Golden Eagles to kick off 2015-16 season at GolfWeek Program Challenge The doors have opened on a new year for the Tennessee Tech men’s golf team as the Golden Eagles set course for Myrtle Beach, S.C. for the GolfWeek Program Challenge.
September 5, 2015 Tech women's golf team heads to Myrtle Beach for first event of 2015-16 The time has finally arrived for the Tennessee Tech women’s golf team to return to the links as the Golden Eagles make the trek east to Myrtle Beach, S.C. for the GolfWeek Program Challenge.
September 5, 2015 Young teams filled with newcomers set many personal-best times at Indiana Open Nine of Tennessee Tech’s 13 cross country runners ran in their first collegiate race Saturday as coach Wayne Angel’s Golden Eagles opened the 2015 season at the Indiana Open.
September 5, 2015 UNC-Greensboro edge Golden Eagles, 3-2, at last day of Tennessee Volleyball Invitational It was a battle in Knoxville. Day three of the Tennessee Volleyball Invitational was a tough one for the Tennessee Tech volleyball team (0-6, 0-0 OVC) as they took on the UNC-Greensboro Spartans (4-2) on Saturday.
September 5, 2015 Golden Eagles open season with career-high efforts at Houston Jared Davis passed for 312 yards and Brock McCoin had 264 receiving yards and two touchdowns in Tennessee Tech's season-opening, 52-24 loss at Houston Saturday night.
September 4, 2015 Young Golden Eagles fall, 3-0, to North Florida at the Tennessee Volleyball Invitational Another day at the Tennessee Volleyball Invitational provided the Tennessee Tech volleyball team (0-5, 0-0 OVC) with an opportunity for growth as they competed against North Florida (3-1) on Friday.
September 4, 2015 Tech and Mercer play to scoreless draw to open weekend in Georgia MACON, Ga. -- It was another stellar defensive effort for the Tennessee Tech soccer team as the Golden Eagles blanked Mercer en route to a scoreless draw to begin the club's weekend in Georgia.
September 3, 2015 Tech heads to the state of Georgia for pair of weekend tilts Fresh off its history-making victory over the University of Alabama, the Tennessee Tech soccer team treks down to the state of Georgia where they will tangle with Mercer and Georgia State over the weekend.
September 3, 2015 Tennessee Tops Tech, 3-1, at the Tennessee Volleyball Classic In a local battle between the Purple and the Orange, the Tennessee Tech volleyball team took to the road on Thursday to compete in a backyard brawl against the University of Tennessee at the Tennessee Volleyball Classic. The Vols prevailed, 3-1.
September 2, 2015 Golden Eagle football team to play at Tennessee in 2016 season Tennessee Tech will play the University of Tennessee in football during the 2016 season in Neyland Stadium, the first meeting between the two in-state schools in 65 years.
September 2, 2015 GAMEDAY CENTRAL: Golden Eagles open 92nd season with road game at Houston Tennessee Tech opens its 92nd season of football Saturday with a road game at the University of Houston. Kickoff against the FBS Cougars is 7 p.m. CT in TDECU Stadium (40,000).
September 2, 2015 Golden Eagles stay in-state with trip to Tennessee Volleyball Classic in Knoxville The second weekend of the 2015 volleyball season will send the Tennessee Tech Golden Eagles down the road to Knoxville for the Tennessee Volleyball Classic.
September 2, 2015 Coach Payne, Golden Eagles round out staff with hiring of Jason Taylor as assistant coach With just under a month remaining until full practice is a go for the Tennessee Tech men’s basketball team, head coach Steve Payne has made one addition to the Golden Eagles’ coaching staff with the hiring of Jason Taylor as an assistant coach.
September 2, 2015 Tech athletics adds Bruton, Copeland as Coordinators of Facilities and Events The Tennessee Tech Athletics staff has added two new faces with the recent addition of Seth Bruton and Will Copeland as Coordinators of Facilities and Events.
September 1, 2015 Tech Athletics adds Matthew Pope as Associate Director of Athletics for Development Matthew Pope has joined the Tennessee Tech University Athletics Department as the Associate Director of Athletics for Development. He began his new post on September 1.
September 1, 2015 First edition of brand new Watson Brown Show can be seen Wednesday Loaded with exciting new segments, the Watson Brown Show presented by IWC Cash & Carry debuts Wednesday for the 2015 season. Guest hosted by Dylan Vazzano, the show covers the veteran coach's insights into the coming season.
September 1, 2015 Limited number of tickets now on sale for 2016 NCAA FCS Championship game A limited amount of tickets for the 2016 NCAA Division I Football Championship game are now on sale.
September 1, 2015 Cross country teams each open against 11th ranked Hoosiers Saturday at Indiana Open The Tennessee Tech cross country teams open the 2015 schedule Saturday at the Indiana Open, where the Golden Eagles go up against two Hoosier teams each ranked 11th in the nation in the preseason
September 1, 2015 Hoots named adidas® OVC Defensive Player of the Week; Naerdemann as Co-Goalkeeper of Week After helping lead the Tennessee Tech soccer team to the program’s first ever victory against an SEC school,
August 31, 2015 Golden Eagle men's cross country team anked 14th in South Region preseason For the first time in history, the Tennessee Tech men's cross country team has received a spot in the polls, landing at 14th in the USTFCCCA preseason South Region listing.
August 31, 2015 Three Tech soccer matches, including two at home, move to Thursday nights Tennessee Tech has adjusted the 2015 soccer schedule, moving three of its Friday matches -- including two home contests in October -- to Thursday nights.
August 31, 2015 Former Tech standout serving as radio host of Tech football in Houston area Leah Frazier, who played basketball at Tennessee Tech in the 1980s, hosts a weekday radio show on a station in Houston. True to her school, she is serving this week as the 'radio host' of Golden Eagle football as Tech prepares to face the Cougars Saturday.
August 30, 2015 Golden Eagles stun Alabama for first ever win against an SEC school It was an evening that instantly takes its place among the history books, leaping off the pages as one of the most impactful nights of Tennessee Tech soccer.
August 29, 2015 Golden Eagles wrap up play at Wright State Invitational, fall to Raiders and Purple Eagles It was another battle as the Tennessee Tech (0-3, 0-0 OVC) volleyball team concluded tournament play at the Wright State Invitational on Saturday.
August 28, 2015 Evansville edges Golden Eagles in season opener It was a long, hard fight for the Tennessee Tech volleyball team (0-1, 0-0 OVC) on Friday as 442 fans gathered to watch the opening season matches between the Golden Eagles and the Purple Aces.
August 28, 2015 ETSU slides past Golden Eagles in Tech’s first road match of year JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. – Another strong defensive effort wasn’t enough for the Tennessee Tech soccer team, as the Golden Eagles were upended 1-0 at the hands of East Tennessee State in Tech’s first road match of the year.
August 27, 2015 Five selected for 2015 induction into TTU Sports Hall of Fame Five former student-athletes who ranked among the very best in their sports will be enshrined into the Tennessee Tech Sports Hall of Fame in November as the school honors its athletic legacy with the 41st annual induction ceremony.
August 27, 2015 Golden Eagles prepare for second week of season with trip to ETSU; home affair with Alabama Armed with a week of the 2015 season already under its belt, the Tennessee Tech soccer team revs it up for a challenging weekend slate of action.
August 27, 2015 Matured and comfortable, Jared Davis set to lead Golden Eagles in 2015 The Jared Davis set to direct the Tennessee Tech offense in 2015 isn't the same guy who opened last season at quarterback. He's older, wiser, more mature and more confident in his role. That's great news for the Golden Eagles and a roster stuffed with talent.
August 27, 2015 Purple Pride Caravan wraps up in Algood by selecting Flyaway winner The Purple Pride Caravan wrapped up its 10th and final stop Thursday afternoon at the Algood Walmart, selecting a winner for the TTU-Houston Flyaway, bringing a smile to several other prize winners, and leaving a sense of good will among Golden Eagle fans who attended the event, hosted by Tennessee Tech Athletics.
August 26, 2015 Men picked fourth in OVC, Golden Eagle women tabbed for seventh The Tennessee Tech men are picked to finish fourth in the upcoming Ohio Valley Conference cross country season while the Golden Eagle women are tabbed for seventh place, in a poll among the league's head cross country coaches.
August 25, 2015 Golden Eagles set to open 2015 season at Wright State Invitational August may be ending, but for Golden Eagle student-athletes, the fall seasons are just beginning. For the Tennessee Tech volleyball team, the 2015 season promises to be a fun, yet challenging one.
August 24, 2015 Golden Eagle fall tennis schedule loaded with challenging tournament action Challenging tournaments abound on the 2015 fall schedule awaiting the Tennessee Tech tennis team. Coach Kenny Doyle feels the tough slate will allow his players to continue to improve, coming off a 2015 Ohio Valley Conference regular season championship.
August 24, 2015 Purple Pride Caravan wraps up in Algood Thursday; Flyaway winner to be drawn The Tennessee Tech Purple Pride Caravan makes its final stop of the summer at the Algood 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. The TTU-Houston Flyaway winner will also be drawn.
August 23, 2015 Golden Eagles fall in double overtime to Middle Tennessee It took nearly 114 minutes to decide a winner, and in the end, Middle Tennessee State University scratched and clawed its way to a 1-0 victory over the Tennessee Tech soccer team amidst another packed house at Tech Soccer Field.
August 22, 2015 Golden Eagles enjoy solid, 72-play effort in final fall scrimmage Both sides of the ball showed improvement in Tennessee Tech's second fall scrimmage Saturday afternoon during the annual Gathering of Eagles, according to head football coach Watson Brown.
August 22, 2015 Purple vs. Gold scrimmage gives coaching staff better view of team Saturday The Tennessee Tech coaching staff had a chance to take a really good look Saturday during the team's Purple vs. Gold scrimmage in Eblen Center.
August 21, 2015 Blazei, Pruett selected as soccer team captains for 2015 season Senior Taylor Blazei and junior Kalyn Pruett have been selected as the Tennessee Tech soccer team's captains for the 2015 season. The pair will lead the team into the season opener Friday night against Arkansas-Little Rock at 7 p.m., followed by a Sunday match at 4 p.m. against Middle Tennessee State.
August 21, 2015 Golden Eagles ready for final scrimmage, big day Saturday in Tucker Stadium The Tennessee Tech football team wrapped up a week of practices with an easy walk-through Friday night, and is ready to rumble Saturday afternoon in Tucker Stadium with the team's final scrimmage of fall camp. It's part of a big day for the Gathering of Eagles, and it's all free for fans.
August 21, 2015 Tech tripped up 2-1 in first ever home night match among record crowd It was an evening of historical proportions… and in more ways than one.
August 20, 2015 Volleyball team set to host annual Purple vs. Gold Scrimmage Saturday Tennessee Tech volleyball fans are invited to catch their first look at the Golden Eagles as they prepare for the upcoming season with their annual Purple vs. Gold Scrimmage in the Eblen Center on Saturday.
August 20, 2015 Alumni gathering planned when Golden Eagles visit Houston September 5 Fans heading to Houston -- and alumni through that region -- are invited to a pregame Tailgate event when the Golden Eagles face the Cougars on Sept. 5 in the season opener.
August 20, 2015 Tech fans enjoy sunshine and smiles at Cookeville Purple Pride Caravan A warm, sunny Thursday afternoon was ideal as the Tennessee Tech Athletics contingent brought the Purple Pride Caravan to the Cookeville Walmart.
August 19, 2015 Brown feels much better now about secondary than two weeks ago Getting experienced players in the secondary has Tennessee Tech coach Watson Brown feeling much better about those positions that he did a few weeks ago. Moving players around was the key.
August 18, 2015 Holly Weber added to Golden Eagle sports information staff Holly Weber has joined the Tennessee Tech University sports information staff as a sports information coordinator. Weber, 23, hails from Salem, Wisconsin.
August 18, 2015 Purple Pride Caravan nearing the end, visits Cookeville Walmart Thursday The Tennessee Tech Purple Pride Caravan is in its final two weeks, with a Thursday evening visit up next at the Cookeville Walmart on South Jefferson Avenue beginning at 5 p.m.
August 17, 2015 Golden Eagles set to make history with first home night match on Friday; host MTSU Sunday Locked, loaded, and ready to go, the Tennessee Tech soccer team gets set to usher in a new era in program history over the weekend, welcoming in Little-Rock on Friday and in-state foe Middle Tennessee on Sunday for the start of the 2015 season.
August 15, 2015 Tech basketball, golf, baseball players make summertime headlines 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.
August 15, 2015 First fall scrimmage gives Golden Eagles lessons to build upon Tennessee Tech head football coach Watson Brown told his players they can begin working toward improving their consistency and conditioning following an 88-play scrimmage Saturday that included 551 yards of offense but four turnovers.
August 14, 2015 Soccer exhibition match planned for Friday cancelled; staff looking for options before opener Tennessee Tech's exhibition soccer match planned for Friday night against Alabama A&M has been cancelled, with the Bulldogs unable to attend. Tech's coaching staff is exploring options for next week.
August 13, 2015 Patrick looks to wrap up Golden Eagle career leading, motivating teammates Of all the things Jordan Patrick brings to the game of football, his leadership and intensity stand out for the Tennessee Tech senior defensive end.
August 13, 2015 Anticipation builds for new season at Purple Pride Caravan in Carthage Fans flocked eagerly to the local Walmart in Carthage Thursday evening, taking part in the festivities of the latest Purple Pride Caravan while eagerly awaiting the kickoff of the 2015 Golden Eagle football season.
August 12, 2015 Season ticket sales underway for five-game Golden Eagle home slate Several ticket options beckon football fans as the Tennessee Tech Golden Eagles get ready for the 2015 season, offering the opportunity to ensure catching every minute of action during Tech's five-game home schedule in Tucker Stadium.
August 12, 2015 Zelenock adds Gotham as new volleyball assistant coach Danielle Gotham, a native of South Lyon, Mich., has been added to the Tennessee Tech volleyball coaching staff as head coach Dave Zelenock announced her addition on Monday.
August 11, 2015 Purple Pride Caravan reaches out to Carthage area fans Thursday The Tennessee Tech Purple Pride Caravan makes its way to the Carthage 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.
August 11, 2015 Steady improvement marks Tuesday's practice; Some newcomers beginning to emerge Tennessee Tech head coach Watson Brown is looking for more consistency from his team, but thought there was steady improvement Tuesday during the morning practice session. He also noted eight new players who are beginning to stand out.
August 11, 2015 Tech picked to finish fifth, Dodd named preseason All-OVC The Tennessee Tech women’s volleyball team was picked to finish in fifth place in the Ohio Valley Conference on Wednesday by the league head coaches and sports information directors.
August 10, 2015 First day in pads sees offense take leading role for Golden Eagles The offense, bolstered by outstanding play from the offensive line, seemed to hold the advantage Monday morning as Tennessee Tech went through its first action in full pads with a two-hour practice session.
August 6, 2015 Fall camp opens with Photo Day, first practice on Overall Field The Tennessee Tech football team will venture onto the turf inside Tucker Stadium twice on Thursday, once for the team's annual Photo Day session in the morning and the second time in the afternoon for the squad's first practice of fall camp.
August 6, 2015 Golden Eagle baseball team announces open registration for two fall 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 its fall camps.
August 6, 2015 McMinnville plays host to Purple Pride Caravan on Thursday evening With the Tennessee Tech football season officially getting under way this week, the Purple Pride Caravan made its way to McMinnville on Thursday. Tech fans came out for what ended up being a very pleasant evening, enjoying hot dogs, TTU swag, and fun games.
August 6, 2015 2015 volleyball season opens up as the Golden Eagles report for training camp COOKEVILLE, Tenn. – The 2015 season has officially begun as the Tennessee Tech volleyball team gears up for the upcoming campaign after reporting to camp for the beginning of its preseason. The Golden Eagles will be going through two-a-days and three-a-days leading up to the first events.
August 5, 2015 Tech earns American Volleyball Coaches Association (AVCA) Team Academic award for third-straight year The Tennessee Tech volleyball team was named a recipient of the 2014-15 American Volleyball Coaches Association (AVCA) Team Academic award. Tech is one of nine Ohio Valley Conference teams to win the award this year.
August 5, 2015 Softball Summer Mini-Camp at Tech set to begin on Friday, Aug. 7 The time has come for the Tennessee Tech Championship Softball Summer Mini-Camp, set to take place over the weekend at Tech softball field.
August 5, 2015 Tech soccer kicks off season with start of fall camp The official start of the 2015 season is upon us as the Tennessee Tech soccer team gears up for the upcoming campaign after reporting to camp for the beginning of its preseason schedule on Tuesday.
August 4, 2015 Women's Clinic, Kid's Zone and scrimmage 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. 22 in and around Tucker Stadium.
August 4, 2015 Tech wrapped up sixth Purple Pride Caravan with stop in Livingston Heat did not keep the Golden Eagle faithful at bay on Tuesday afternoon as the sixth Purple Pride Caravan of the year took center stage at Jerry's IGA in Livingston. The support generated from Overton County was apparent as fans reveled in the excitement of the upcoming athletic seasons.
August 3, 2015 Golden Eagle Soccer Academy ID Camp set for Oct. 3 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 second Golden Eagle Soccer Academy, an ID Camp open to all female soccer players, grades 9-12, on Saturday, October 3.
August 3, 2015 Eight Golden Eagles win OVC Medal of Honor presented by Army ROTC The Ohio Valley Conference Medal of Honor presented by Army ROTC went to eight Tennessee Tech University student-athletes for achieving the highest grades in their sport in 2014-15.
August 3, 2015 Purple Pride Caravan visits Livingston Tuesday, McMinnville on Thursday The Tennessee Tech Purple Pride Caravan visits with fans in Livingston Tuesday afternoon and McMinnville 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 31, 2015 OVC Commissioner's Academic Honor Roll includes 92 Golden Eagles Tennessee Tech placed 92 student-athletes on the Ohio Valley Conference Commissioner's Honor Roll for 2014-15. The list of honorees was announced Friday by the league office.
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 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 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 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 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 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 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 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 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 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 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 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 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 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 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 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 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 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.
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 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.
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.
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 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.
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 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 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 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 th