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.

Andy Kennedy turns Rebels over to 'a fresh face'

Published Feb. 21 2018

The Southeastern Conference is playing out the final two weeks of a regular season in men's basketball that could be...

Craig Kuligowski expected to join Alabama's staff

Published Feb. 21 2018

Alabama is expected to hire a defensive line coach who is no stranger to producing top-flight Southeastern Conference talent.

SEC's top teams hurting in stretch run

Published Feb. 20 2018

And down the stretch they ... limp?


Georgia football assistants will make $6.42 million in 2018

Published Feb. 17 2018

Georgia's defense this past football season ranked sixth nationally in both fewest points and fewest yards allowed per game.

Former Crimson Tide quarterback Vince Sutton dies

Published Feb. 16 2018

Former Alabama quarterback Vince Sutton died Thursday in his hometown of LaGrange, Ga.

'Last Chance U' star Davern Williams winning over 'every demographic of the human race' at UTC

Published Feb. 15 2018

Davern Williams was not unfamiliar with the spotlight.

NCAA to study player transfer exemptions

Published Feb. 14 2018

The NCAA's Division I Transfer Working Group met this week in Indianapolis and will spend the next few months seeking...

Georgia suffering the most sizable skid of the Mark Fox era

Published Feb. 12 2018

The numbers are not adding up for Mark Fox deep into his ninth season as the men's basketball coach of...

Dominick Blaylock helping extend Georgia's recruiting surge

Published Feb. 10 2018

Georgia's No. 1 signing class in the recent college football recruiting cycle was undeniably bolstered by what the Bulldogs accomplished...

Georgia coach Kirby Smart sets high bar in new recruiting landscape

Published Feb. 9 2018

Even during the busiest moments of the recent college football recruiting cycle, Georgia coach Kirby Smart knew he couldn't complain.

Georgia sets new standard with recruiting haul

Published Feb. 8 2018

Seventh heaven.

Georgia's 2018 recruiting class

Published Feb. 8 2018

Quarterback Justin Fields of Kennesaw, Ga., is expected to challenge returning starter Jake Fromm, who earned Southeastern Conference newcomer of...

Alabama closes signing day with multiple hits and misses

Published Feb. 8 2018

Alabama's string of seven consecutive No. 1 recruiting classes came to an end Wednesday, but not without the Crimson Tide...

Alabama's 2018 recruiting class

Published Feb. 8 2018

Cornerback Patrick Surtain Jr., who entered Wednesday as the nation's top uncommitted prospect, should thrive from day one in an...

SEC's top signees, team by team

Published Feb. 8 2018

Four-star quarterback prospect Connor Noland of Greenwood (Ark.) High was courted from coast to coast, with Alabama, Florida, Florida State,...

Georgia, Ohio State, Texas vying for nation's No. 1 class; Alabama looming

Published Feb. 7 2018

When DeVonta Smith hauled in the 41-yard touchdown reception from Tua Tagovailoa that clinched Alabama's 26-23 overtime victory over Georgia...

Alabama, Georgia total 24 NFL combine invitations

Published Feb. 7 2018

Alabama and Georgia will be well-represented next month when the National Football League holds its annual combine in Indianapolis.

Auburn's hot-shooting Bryce Brown making run at MVP of SEC

Published Feb. 6 2018

Auburn vaulted into the top 10 of the Associated Press men's college basketball poll Monday for the first time since...

Chattanooga Football Club has plenty of momentum to begin new year [photos]

Published Feb. 5 2018

Chattanooga Football Club had a disappointing end to its 2017 season, as the team was bounced in the Southeast Conference...

Chattanooga FC plays FC Dallas to 1-1 draw [photos]

Published Feb. 3 2018

Another year, another milestone for the Chattanooga Football Club — and it's not even Valentine's Day.