Mocs football wins 42-6 on the road at Austin Peay

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By Zack Kirby, Clarksville, Tenn. — Head coach Russ Huesman needed a win for his Chattanooga football team before entering conference play, and he got it at Austin Peay. “We started off pretty fast with a couple of touchdowns, and obviously the one, long touchdown drive was huge to start the game off,” Huesman said. […]

UTC at Austin Peay football preview: Q & A with All State’s Corey Adams

By Zack Kirby, Chattanooga, Tenn. — After the disappointing 26-23 overtime loss to Jacksonville State in the home opener at Finley Stadium,  the Mocs football team gears up for this Saturday, as they head to Clarksville, Tenn., to face the Austin Peay Governors. This week, I caught up with sports writer Corey Adams, who covers […]

Cross Country succeeds at Powerade Invitational

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Junior Teghan Henderson, Pickering, Ontario, crosses the finish line to win the meet.

By John Mitchell, Chattanooga, Tenn., – The men and women’s cross country teams had success as they began their season in the Powerade Invitational Sept. 5. The Mocs earned six dual wins at the Moccasin Bend race course, taking down Jacksonville State, Tennessee State, UT Martin, Austin Peay and Alabama State. A huge victory for the […]

Volleyball falls in home opener and Bulldog Invitational

By Zack Kirby, Chattanooga, Tenn., — The volleyball team fell 3-1 in their home opener to Kennesaw State on Tuesday, Sept. 2, before traveling to Athens, Ga., to compete in the Bulldog Invitational. “We were our own worst enemy in this match,” head coach Travis Filar said. “Not taking anything away from Kennesaw State, though. They […]

Football team drops heartbreaker to Jacksonville State

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By Kaylene Chadwell, Chattanooga, Tenn. – In front of a hometown crowd of 14,285 on Saturday, the UTC football team fell 26-23 in overtime against the Jacksonville State Gamecocks. “I don’t want to say they deserved to win the game, but they won the game fair and square,” head coach Russ Huesman said. “It was a […]

Q & A: Coach Guhne speaks on his young team and upcoming season

By Zack Kirby, Chattanooga, Tenn. — In preparation for his team’s upcoming tournament, head coach Mark Guhne hopes his young group will be ready when the Mocs compete in the Carpet Capital Collegiate on Sept. 5. In his 10th year coaching at his alma mater, Guhne discussed the upcoming tournament, along with the schedule that lies […]

Get to know your Mocs: Briana Reid

By Kaylene Chadwell, Chattanooga, Tenn. — Junior Briana Reid, Houston, Texas, recorded 11 kills, 11 digs, and a double-double at the volleyball match Friday against Tulsa in her hometown. “There’s a confidence that her teammates have in her,” head coach Travis Filar said. “And there’s a consistency of her play that she’s had all preseason […]

Get to know yours Mocs: Tommy Hudson

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Senior wide receiver Tommy Hudson, Moultrie, Ga., gets a first down last season against Austin Peay.

By Kaylene Chadwell, Chattanooga, Tenn. — Senior Tommy Hudson, Moultrie, Ga., was chosen by his teammates to be a captain for the football team. “I think he’s a great role model for this football team because he does everything the right way,” head coach Russ Huesman said. “In playing football and in school, along with […]

Mocs football falls 20-16 in season opener

By John Mitchell, Chattanooga, Tenn.  — The Chattanooga Mocs fell 20-16 to Central Michigan in the 2014 season opener. “I thought we played well in the first half, but we got into some third-and-long situations and got into some trouble,” head coach Russ Huesman said to gomocs.com The  Mocs had the Chippewas on their heels early in […]

Men’s Basketball wins three games in Bahamas

By Zack Kirby, Chattanooga, Tenn. — Head coach Will Wade and his team returned from a five-day trip to the Bahamas, where they won three games against the Grand Bahamas All-Stars, the Bahamas All-Stars and the CT Knights. This was an opportunity for the players to practice their skills and have in-game experience before the season […]