Carl Torbush spent most of his career as a football coach, so it was unexpected that one of his most memorable moments came at a basketball game.
Sections of the VHSL, ACC and Virginia record books could be confused with memory books for Thomas Jones, who easily won an informal vote as the best running back to come out of Southwest Virginia.
Preseason camp is always tough on college football players. The next one might be the toughest, says Al Johnson, the strength coach for the East Tennessee State football team.
This is the first of a three-part series on the challenges schools and conferences face with the upcoming college football season.
In-home preparation isn’t the ideal scenario for a high school football player getting ready for the NCAA Division I level. But incoming ETSU freshman Cade Larkins is putting his best foot forward, like he did at David Crockett.
Brothers Erikk and Justin Banks, both former football stars at Eastside, overcame obstacle after obstacle to achieve their athletic and academic dreams.
Steve Spurrier celebrated his 75th birthday Monday, so it seems an appropriate time to celebrate some of the legendary player and coach’s accomplishments on the football field.
Virginia-Wise football has its third defensive coordinator in as many years after announcing the hiring of Jami DeBerry on Monday.
“I’m just trying to beat the odds, just trying to prove everybody wrong. I feel like I’m always playing with a chip on my shoulder.”
Offers keep rolling in, and 6-foot-2, 192-pound David Crockett junior Prince Kollie is trying to stay grounded and humble.
Coach Randy Sanders was expecting to be spending this time evaluating his players and seeing what pieces he’d have at his disposal to solve the puzzle when fall camp begins in August.
The Dobyns-Bennett athletic director was a sophomore at Furman when the Paladins defeated Georgia Southern 17-12 in the national championship game. It wasn’t the culmination of DeBusk’s playing career, but definitely his greatest highlight.
Tennessee defensive back Brandon Davis is recovering after being shot in the leg in an incident being investigated by Knoxville police.
Tennessee football coach Jeremy Pruitt continued revamping his staff by hiring Jimmy Brumbaugh and Shelton Felton.
Tennessee offensive lineman Trey Smith won the Jason Witten Collegiate Man of the Year Award given annually to a Division I football player who has shown exceptional courage, integrity and sportsmanship on and off the field.