Gene Henley (Reporter)

Phone: 423-757-6311
E-mail: ghenley@timesfreepress.com
Bio:
Gene has been with the Times Free Press since July 2008. Prior to that, he spent three years covering sports for the Cleveland Daily Banner. He now covers UTC athletics, focusing on football and basketball. Gene spent three years playing college basketball, then played a year of semi-professional before starting with the Cleveland Daily Banner in 2005. His passion is basketball, but he loves all sports of all kinds. He does consider himself a fan of the Bulls (NBA), 49ers (NFL) and Cubs (MLB) at the professional level. Gene lives in Cleveland and has a 12-year old son, Judah.

UTC women knock off Florida Gulf Coast, 68-61

Published Dec. 18 2017

University of Tennessee at Chattanooga women's basketball coach Jim Foster didn't have many options to work with during Sunday's game...

Tennessee Tech tops Mocs in Cookeville, 82-76

Published Dec. 18 2017

After Sunday's loss at Tennessee Tech, University of Tennessee at Chattanooga men's basketball coach Lamont Paris was bewildered at what...

Alonzo Allen wins but wrestling Mocs fall 39-3 to No. 2 Buckeyes

Published Dec. 18 2017

Alonzo Allen got the University of Tennessee at Chattanooga wrestling team out to a good start in Sunday's match against...

UTC wrestlers face No. 2-ranked Ohio State

Published Dec. 17 2017

University of Tennessee at Chattanooga wrestling coach Heath Eslinger spoke during the preseason about tough early-season tests that were going...

Apopka, Fla., defensive end Mychal Austin commits to Mocs

Published Dec. 15 2017

Mychal Austin fondly remembers making trips to Chattanooga when he was growing up in Calhoun, Ga.

UTC associate athletic director Rob Robinson leaving for New Mexico

Published Dec. 15 2017

University of Tennessee at Chattanooga senior associate athletic director Rob Robinson has accepted a similar position at New Mexico.

Wofford football coach Mike Ayers retires

Published Dec. 14 2017

Wofford's Mike Ayers announced his retirement Wednesday afternoon after 30 seasons as the Terriers' head football coach.

Tennessee's Chris Darrington working his way back from ankle injury

Published Dec. 13 2017

After leading Tennessee in scoring during the basketball Volunteers' three-game European trip in the summer, junior college transfer Chris Darrington...

Young UTC men's basketball team winning some while learning

Published Dec. 12 2017

The improvements of the University of Tennessee at Chattanooga men's basketball team have been evident through 10 games.

Coach Jim Foster wants 'accountability,' more offensive participants from his Mocs

Published Dec. 12 2017

Jim Foster was extremely straightforward with his message to his University of Tennessee at Chattanooga players as well as the...

Rodney Chatman, solid defense lead UTC men past Charlotte

Published Dec. 10 2017

Maybe Rodney Chatman needs to talk to himself more often.

UTC women fall flat in loss to Virginia Tech

Published Dec. 10 2017

The intensity level of the University of Tennessee at Chattanooga women's basketball team wasn't where it needed to be from...

Vols hold off Lipscomb with free throws, 81-71

Published Dec. 9 2017

Grant Williams leads four Vols in double figures with 19.

Jim Foster's Mocs on a roll despite tough schedule

Published Dec. 7 2017

Jim Foster and his University of Tennessee at Chattanooga women's basketball team have been challenged in a variety of ways...

Mocs' Nat Dixon has regained his confidence as a shooter

Published Dec. 7 2017

It's not that Nat Dixon has become a better basketball shooter this season for the University of Tennessee at Chattanooga.

Marshall holds off UTC men's basketball team, 70-66

Published Dec. 6 2017

"Too many turnovers."

UTC men's basketball team uses close games to learn how to win

Published Dec. 4 2017

There's no substitute for experience.

Returning starters leading UTC women's basketball team in early schedule

Published Dec. 4 2017

Jim Foster has a luxury this season.

Gilberts, Lakelyn Bouldin lead UTC women to 87-82 overtime win [photos]

Published Dec. 3 2017

Sometimes stats don't tell the whole story.

Makale Foreman leads UTC men over Skyhawks, 66-63 [photos]

Published Dec. 3 2017

Rodney Chatman told Makale Foreman late in Saturday's game against UT-Martin that if he missed another open shot Chatman wasn't...