Area sports notes: UTC adds two more FBS transfers

Published Jul. 15 2019

University of Tennessee at Chattanooga football coach Rusty Wright added to the Mocs defense Monday with the announcement that former...

Bowl ban did not deter Missouri football players

Published Jul. 15 2019

The NCAA transfer portal giveth to the Missouri football program this offseason.

Super Bowl champion Keionta Davis grateful to his high school head coach

Published Jul. 15 2019

Super Bowl LIII champion Keionta Davis vividly remembers a mentor and friend who helped push him to strive to be...

Guarantano, Taylor added to preseason watch lists

Published Jul. 15 2019

Two of the University of Tennessee's three participants at Southeastern Conference media days have been named to preseason national watch...

SEC Media Days kicking off with LSU, Florida, Missouri

Published Jul. 14 2019

The annual showcase for Southeastern Conference football is returning to a familiar place this week.

'Alabama factor' to factor into SEC Media Days this week

Published Jul. 14 2019

It's a phrase Crimson Tide coach Nick Saban has uttered frequently in the months since his team lost the national...

Wiedmer: Jeremy Pruitt's coaching seat far from hottest in SEC football

Published Jul. 14 2019

Second-year University of Tennessee football coach Jeremy Pruitt is on the hot seat?

Area sports notes: Rain affects Chattanooga Men's Metro golf tournament

Published Jul. 13 2019

The regular division second round in the 2019 Chattanooga Men's Metro golf tournament was suspended due to bad weather Saturday.

Area sports notes: Matt Hadden first-round leader in Men's Metro golf

Published Jul. 12 2019

The 2019 Chattanooga Men's Metro golf tournament started its three-day run at The Course at McLemore on Friday with only...

Area sports notes: Brody Stone returns to Sewanee as assistant coach

Published Jul. 11 2019

Brody Stone is returning to Sewanee as a men's basketball assistant coach.

Vols trio selected to speak for SEC media days

Published Jul. 10 2019

The Tennessee football program announced Wednesday that it will be represented by Jarrett Guarantano, Daniel Bituli and Darrell Taylor at...

Vols football coach Jeremy Pruitt committed minor NCAA violation by saluting his high school

Published Jul. 10 2019

Tennessee football coach Jeremy Pruitt committed a minor NCAA violation earlier this year by tweeting out his congratulations when the...

Area sports notes: Baylor, McCallie loaded with All-America swimmers

Published Jul. 10 2019

Led by the nation's fastest high school girls' 200-yard medley relay team, Baylor School had 11 National Interscholastic Swimming Coaches...

Area sports notes: Six area bowlers are TSWA all-state

Published Jul. 9 2019

The Chattanooga area produced six of the 20 all-state high school bowlers announced Tuesday by the Tennessee Sports Writers Association,...

UTC athletic director Mark Wharton content amid changing alcohol landscape

Published Jul. 8 2019

University of Tennessee at Chattanooga athletic director Mark Wharton is quite content with his school's stance on alcohol sales for...

Vols, Mocs to face Florida State in Emerald Coast Classic

Published Jul. 8 2019

The Tennessee men's basketball team will face Florida State in the third round of the Emerald Coast Classic on Nov....

Area sports notes: Council Fire wins two women's city team titles

Published Jul. 8 2019

Teams from Council Fire Golf Club won the top two divisions in the Chattanooga Women's City team low-ball tournament Monday...

Alabama strength assistant Josh Chapman arrested on DUI charge for second time

Published Jul. 7 2019

Alabama strength and conditioning assistant Josh Chapman, a former Crimson Tide player, was arrested this weekend.

Wiedmer: Sad death of Jared Lorenzen a lesson for us all

Published Jul. 7 2019

The advertisement for the weight-loss product ran on radio stations around this town in the mid-1980s.

Area sports notes: Trey Freeman fourth in 400 free at World University Games

Published Jul. 5 2019

University of Florida sophomore swimmer Trey Freeman from Baylor School finished fourth in the men's 400-meter freestyle Thursday at the...

Matt Landers seeks to help Georgia's receiver rebuild

Published Jul. 4 2019

A Georgia receiving corps already low on experience thinned even further late last month.


Area sports notes: Two area jucos have 27 national academic honorees

Published Jul. 3 2019

Between them, Cleveland State and Chattanooga State had 27 NJCAA all-academic athletes with 3.6 or better grade point averages for...

Record-setting Kentucky quarterback Jared Lorenzen dies at 38

Published Jul. 3 2019

Jared Lorenzen, a husky left-handed quarterback who set multiple Kentucky passing and offensive records before backing up Eli Manning on...