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.

Final Four trip has changed recruiting for coach Frank Martin's Gamecocks

Published Jun. 27 2017

South Carolina's first trip to the men's NCAA basketball Final Four has resulted in a different world on the recruiting...

Ashley Houts hired as Missouri State's director of operations

Published Jun. 27 2017

Former Dade County and University of Georgia women's basketball standout Ashley Houts has been hired as Missouri State's director of...

Lookouts sweep doubleheader to continue surge

Published Jun. 26 2017

The Chattanooga Lookouts are showing no signs of playing out the string.


Alabama's T.J. Simmons transferring to West Virginia

Published Jun. 26 2017

Alabama sophomore receiver T.J. Simmons announced Sunday through social media that he was transferring and would enroll at West Virginia.

Derek Mason sees Vandy football continuing Nashville's sports surge

Published Jun. 24 2017

The Nashville sports scene has been humming in recent months, and now it's up to Vanderbilt football to keep it...

Public Markets to operate Finley Stadium on permanent basis

Published Jun. 23 2017

Given the praise Chris Thomas and his Public Markets Inc. staff received while operating Finley Stadium on an interim basis,...

New leadership for Finley Stadium could be announced today

Published Jun. 22 2017

Chris Thomas and his Public Markets Inc. staff will operate Finley Stadium on a permanent basis.

New Finley Stadium director could be announced today

Published Jun. 22 2017

New leadership for Finley Stadium could be announced today when Stadium Corp. board members meet at the 20,668-seat facility.

LSU's Ed Orgeron considers Tigers 'our team now'

Published Jun. 22 2017

It's the "Coach O Show" at LSU, and if Southeastern Conference history repeats, the Tigers can expect a productive first...

Chattanooga Lookouts had plenty to celebrate in sizzling first half

Published Jun. 20 2017

Talk about the perfect time to peak.

Lookouts win North Division first-half title

Published Jun. 17 2017

The Chattanooga Lookouts have reservations to play past Labor Day.

Lookouts rally around teammate who recently became U.S. citizen

Published Jun. 15 2017

Edgar Corcino is a man of many hats these days.

Stephan Jaeger heading to U.S. Open as No. 1 golfer on Web.com Tour

Published Jun. 12 2017

Stephan Jaeger might be the happiest of all 156 golfers this week at the 117th U.S. Open.

Oklahoma City's Owen Condon commits to Georgia

Published Jun. 11 2017

Georgia picked up the sixth football commitment for its 2018 signing class Saturday, receiving a nonbinding pledge from offensive lineman...

Three Lookouts named all-star starters

Published Jun. 9 2017

Chattanooga will have three players in the North Division's starting lineup for the Southern League All-Star Game on June 20...

Lookouts win midday game hours after 14-inning marathon [photos]

Published Jun. 8 2017

Wednesday morning's 11:15 start time between the Chattanooga Lookouts and Jackson Generals at AT&T Field was announced before the beginning...

Alabama's O.J. Smith announces transfer

Published Jun. 8 2017

Alabama reserve defensive lineman O.J. Smith announced Wednesday that he will play his final two college seasons elsewhere.

Five Chattanooga Lookouts named to Southern League all-star team

Published Jun. 7 2017

Five members of the Chattanooga Lookouts were named Tuesday afternoon to the North Division roster for the Southern League All-Star...

Five Lookouts selected for Southern League All-Star Game

Published Jun. 6 2017

Five members of the Chattanooga Lookouts were named Tuesday afternoon to the North Division roster for the Southern League All-Star...

Baylor grads Stephan Jaeger, Harris English qualify for next week's U.S. Open

Published Jun. 6 2017

Stephan Jaeger sure knows how to bounce back from a rough weekend.