UTC football team prepares for homecoming game against Furman


By Mette Kryger, Chattanooga, TN–Homecoming week is coming up, kicking off Oct. 7 with a pep rally at Heritage Plaza at 11:50 a.m. Homecoming week culminates, Oct. 12 at 6 p.m. when the Mocs host their SoCon rival Furman at Finley Stadium. Homecoming at UTC is important and full of traditions the whole week up […]

Mocs redeem record against Elon after loss to UNC-Greensboro

By Matthew Cates, Chattanooga, TN—The Mocs basketball team closed out their 2013 home slate with a gutsy 72-68 win over Elon Saturday night in McKenzie Arena. The win came just two nights after the Mocs were embarrassed by UNC-Greensboro on the same court by way of a 68-94 thumping. “After Thursday, to come back two […]

Mocs end signing day with competitive new recruits


By Adam Stephens, Chattanooga, TN—Chattanooga is gearing up for next year’s football season with the new recruits they received from signing day. The tension is building for the Mocs as the end of March draws closer to the start of spring training. After a balanced year of six wins and five losses overall for UTC […]

Mocs split games over the weekend against Furman and Wofford

Contributed photo by Robin Higgins

By Adam Stephens, Chattanooga, TN—The Mocs added a win and a loss in the same weekend when they beat Furman at McKenzie Arena and lost to Wofford on the road. The weekend started off hot for the Mocs when they wiped out visiting team Furman in Chattanooga with a dominating score of 83-49. “I’m proud […]

UTC pushes past WCU in second half rally 45-24

Doing work in second half

By Morgan Brophy, Chattanooga, TN—The Chattanooga Mocs landed another conference win against Western Carolina Saturday improving their record (5-4,4-2). The 45-24 victory came after Chattanooga overpowered Western Carolina in the second after trailing 24-16 at the half then delivering 29 unanswered points. “I am glad we steadied the ship at half time and came back […]

Costumed Mocs


Chattanooga falls in 39-31 triple overtime loss to no. 2 Georgia Southern

Triple overtime, triple disappointment

By Morgan Brophy, Chattanooga, TN—The Chattanooga football team fought a hard game against No. 2 Georgia Southern Saturday Oct. 27 at Finley Stadium only to fall 39-31 in triple overtime. The Mocs remained strong throughout the game despite trailing the Eagles 21-10 at the end of the first half. “Our guys played really hard they […]

Young basketball team prepares for season opener

Young and restless

By Adam Stephens, Chattanooga, TN—As the season gets closer for the UTC Mocs basketball team, the pressure is on, and with such a young team there’s no telling where it could go. After the 2011-2012 season, the Mocs were put into a tough spot when they lost most of the upperclassmen. The Mocs will be […]

Mocs Defeat Furman 31-10 on the Road

In a sea of purple

By Morgan Brophy, Chattanooga, TN—Chattanooga football travelled to Furman Oct. 13 and secured a 31-10 win over the Paladins. The Mocs now have an overall record of 3-3 and a conference record of 2-1, keeping their playoff dreams alive. Coach Huesman said he is “proud of the guys going on the road two weeks in […]

Mocs win first home game of season

Showing who is boss

By Adam Stephens, Chattanooga, TN- The Glenville State Pioneers were not enough to stop the UTC Mocs from winning their first home game of the season. It was an difficult situation for the Mocs this past Thursday—they played their first home game of the year and on a weekday no less. But the pressure of a […]