David Paschall (Reporter)

Phone: 423-757-6524
E-mail: dpaschall@timesfreepress.com
David Paschall is a sports writer for the Times Free Press. He started at the Chattanooga Free Press in 1990 and was part of the Times Free Press when the paper started in 1999. David covers University of Georgia football, as well as SEC football recruiting, SEC basketball, Chattanooga Lookouts baseball and other sports stories. He is a Chattanooga native and graduate of the Baylor School and Auburn University. David has received numerous honors for his journalism, including various Tennessee state sports writing awards. In addition, he is in his fifth year on the voting board of the Harris Interactive College Football Poll and his ninth year on the voting board for the Heisman Trophy; he also serves on the voting board for the Biletnikoff and Lombardi awards. He is a past Southern League writer of the year, a former board member of the Football Writers' Association of America. Contact David at 423-757-6524 or dpaschall@timesfreepress.com.

Former Baylor School star Luke List looks again to capitalize on early-season PGA schedule

Published Dec. 13 2017

The PGA Tour flips its calendar to a new season every October.

The season that wasn't: Former Georgia starter Jacob Eason focused on team success

Published Dec. 12 2017

Eight offensive snaps.

Greg Schiano was set to make $4.4 million at Tennessee

Published Dec. 12 2017

Greg Schiano was set to become the highest-paid coach in University of Tennessee football history.

Tennessee's Rashaan Gaulden receives apology from ESPN's Kirk Herbstreit

Published Dec. 10 2017

Tennessee defensive back Rashaan Gaulden called out Kirk Herbstreit on social media early Sunday morning and on Sunday afternoon received...

Playoff coaches believe four-team field preferable but not perfect

Published Dec. 10 2017

In his five years as a defensive back in Georgia's program, Kirby Smart experienced two trips to the Peach Bowl...

Jeremy Pruitt could have tougher juggling act than Kirby Smart

Published Dec. 8 2017

Nobody in college football has more experience with the four-team playoff than Alabama coach Nick Saban, who has guided the...

Georgia's Richard LeCounte quickly showed belief in coach Kirby Smart

Published Dec. 8 2017

On Dec. 6, 2015, Kirby Smart was named the head football coach at the University of Georgia.

Georgia, Auburn dominate SEC individual awards

Published Dec. 7 2017

After conquering every Southeastern Conference foe he faced this football season, Georgia's Kirby Smart was named Wednesday as the league's...

Versatile Alabama running back Josh Jacobs hoped for more this season

Published Dec. 7 2017

Alabama running back Josh Jacobs hasn't lived up to his expectations as a sophomore.

Lineman Isaiah Wilson eager to bring energy to future Georgia teams

Published Dec. 6 2017

Isaiah Wilson was a five-star member of Georgia's signing class in February and ranked among the top five offensive tackles...

Wider premium seats coming to Finley Stadium in Chattanooga

Published Dec. 6 2017

Thinking about having that third hot dog or third slice of pizza at University of Tennessee at Chattanooga football games...

Baker Mayfield unlike any other quarterback Georgia has faced

Published Dec. 5 2017

Georgia's invitation to play Oklahoma in the Rose Bowl on New Year's Day was just a few hours old Sunday...

Alabama no stranger to the Sugar Bowl

Published Dec. 5 2017

Although Alabama's next game will be a national semifinal in college football's four-team playoff, it is also a bowl game,...

Georgia headed to Rose Bowl for first time since 1942 season

Published Dec. 4 2017

The excitement from Georgia's first Southeastern Conference championship in a dozen seasons was enhanced Sunday afternoon when the Bulldogs were...

Alabama continues perfect attendance in four-team playoff

Published Dec. 4 2017

Alabama made it a perfect 4-for-4 Sunday afternoon when it comes to qualifying for the College Football Playoff.

Georgia's Roquan Smith wins Butkus Award

Published Dec. 4 2017

A day after running away with MVP honors in the Southeastern Conference championship game, Georgia inside linebacker Roquan Smith was...

Georgia, Alabama make four-team playoff

Published Dec. 3 2017

Georgia and Alabama were named to college football's four-team playoff.

Georgia wins SEC title with 28-7 payback against Auburn [photos]

Published Dec. 3 2017

The Auburn Tigers were college football's team of November and entered Saturday's trip to Mercedes-Benz Stadium with a history of...

Jake Fromm follows Jalen Hurts as true freshman QB winning SEC title

Published Dec. 3 2017

It took 25 years for a true freshman quarterback to win a Southeastern Conference championship game.

Seasoned Bulldogs eagerly awaiting 'huge opportunity'

Published Dec. 1 2017

Winning a Southeastern Conference football championship has been such a breeze for the Georgia Bulldogs through the years.