After East Tennessee State’s 24-17 loss to Samford on Saturday, Sanders didn’t have to wait to watch the film to form an opinion of his football team’s effort.
The story remained the same for the East Tennessee State football team. The Bucs have figured out how to do just enough to lose.
ETSU’s fifth chance at its first Southern Conference victory of the season comes Saturday when the Bucs visit Samford.
Winning can become a habit, as last year’s East Tennessee State football team proved. This year, the Bucs are showing the reverse can be true.
Chattanooga kicker Victor Ulmo made up for a miserable night late and kept the East Tennessee State football team winless in the Southern Conference.
Randy Sanders says he’s usually not a big fan of the bye week, but East Tennessee State’s football coach admits this one might have come at the right time.
As the season neared the midway point, ETSU was still searching for its identity. It’s starting to come to light, and after Saturday’s loss to Wofford, it’s something coach Randy Sanders hopes to change.
Joe Newman ran for four touchdowns in the first half, staking Wofford to a big lead, and the Terriers held on for a 35-17 victory over ETSU on Saturday at Greene Stadium.
ETSU’s search for its first Southern Conference victory doesn’t get any easier Saturday when Wofford visits Greene Stadium.
The East Tennessee State football team got by without two of its defensive stalwarts for one week. Coach Randy Sanders hopes he doesn’t have to do it again.
In the final analysis, this was a game East Tennessee State should have won. And the end result could follow the Bucs for the rest of their Southern Conference season.
ETSU’s hopes of opening the SoCon slate with a win were delayed, and eventually denied, in a heartbreaking 31-24 overtime loss to VMI at Greene Stadium.
Tré Turner scored second-half touchdowns rushing and receiving, pushing Virginia Tech past upset-minded Furman for a 24-17 victory on Saturday at Lane Stadium.
Virginia Tech welcomes FCS Furman and its “option and everything else” offense to Lane Stadium on Saturday.
VMI visits ETSU in both teams’ Southern Conference opener Saturday, and Bucs coach Randy Sanders is expecting to face a much improved Keydets team.