“Dead period” was unable to come to life Thursday afternoon.
East Tennessee State coaches and athletic staff are returning to campus over the next couple of weeks as the school prepares for the return of its athletes.
Editor’s Note: This is part of a series of year-in-review stories that will focus on the top achievements by area high schools in the 2019-20 athletic season.
KNOXVILLE — Johnny Majors, the coach of Pittsburgh’s 1976 national championship team and a former coach and star player at Tennessee, has died. He was 85.
Two area colleges will clash on the gridiron three times in the next eight seasons.
When the NCAA canceled its college basketball tournament in March, it wasn’t the first time Jay Sandos missed out on the sports biggest event.
It’s hard to imagine running sprints on a football field being described as fun, but it sure seemed like a breath of fresh air to see it happening on a sunny June morning after a spring’s worth of inaction.
Editor’s note: This is part of a series of stories told by Ronnie Carter, who was executive director of the TSSAA for 23 years before retiring in 2009.
Editor’s note: This is the first of a three-part series of stories told by Ronnie Carter, who was executive director of the TSSAA for 23 years before retiring in 2009.
When seeking the best candidates for the yearly honor by the Johnson City Press, good options were available.
First in a three-part series on new Tennessee Sports Hall of Fame inductees who have left their marks on the Northeast Tennessee sports scene.
High school athletics took the first step toward getting back in action Monday as the Northeast Tennessee Return to Action Plan was officially approved by directors of schools.
Final of a three-part series on the challenges schools and conferences face with the upcoming college football season.