• Gathering of Eagles to be held Saturday
    August 14, 2018
    COOKEVILLE, Tenn. – As fall camp continues for Tennessee Tech’s teams, there are an assortment of special events this weekend as the annual Gathering of Eagles is held on Saturday. The day starts with the Kids’ Football and Cheer Clinics in Tucker Stadium. Kids will learn the basics from Tech’s coaches, football players and cheerleaders during this fun event. Registration starts at 10 a.m., with the clinics starting at 10:15 a.m.
  • 2018-19 Wings Up Luncheons to kick off Aug. 27
    August 14, 2018
    COOKEVILLE, Tenn. – Want to get an in-depth look at Tennessee Tech football and basketball? Fans are invited to come out to the Wings Up Luncheons every Monday through the fall and winter months. This is your chance to hear from head coaches and players about the inside scoop on each team.
  • Cody Matthews joins Tech staff as academic advisor
    August 13, 2018
    COOKEVILLE, Tenn. -- When Leveda Dexter left the football academic advisor position to become Tennessee Tech’s newest assistant athletic director for academics and student-athlete welfare, trying to find someone to replace her was certainly no easy task. However, the choice to bring in Cody Matthews as Tech football’s newest academic advisor was an inspired one. After all, he came through the Golden Eagle program, earned three degrees from the university and knows what it takes to succeed on and off the field.
  • Golden Eagles put lid on exhibition schedule with 2-2 draw against Chattanooga
    August 12, 2018
    The Tennessee Tech soccer team closed out its two-match exhibition slate with a 2-2 draw against Chattanooga Sunday evening at Tech Soccer Field.
  • Positives abound in Tech football's first scrimmage
    August 11, 2018
    COOKEVILLE, Tenn. – As the Tennessee Tech football team finished the first full week of fall camp, the Golden Eagles closed out Saturday with their first scrimmage. It was nowhere near perfect – not that was expected this early into camp – but it did give the Golden Eagles an idea where to go next as they continue their preparations for the 2018 campaign. “We’re making a lot of progress,” said Tech head coach Dewayne Alexander. “We did a lot of good things, but we still have a lot to do. We threw a lot of situations at them over the last few practices – certain areas of the field, two-minute drills, backed up, red zone, 3rd and long, 3rd and short. There’s a lot of stuff we’re still installing, and the nature of it – you’re throwing a lot of stuff in, after day two or three it starts running together.
  • Tech legends Derryberry, Quillen named to Columbia Central inaugural athletic hall of fame class
    August 10, 2018
    COOKEVILLE, Tenn. – Two pioneers of Tennessee Tech University and Athletics, Everett Derryberry and Malcolm "Mutt" Quillen have been announced as two of nine inductees into the inaugural athletic hall of fame class at Columbia Central High School. The two TTU Sports Hall of Famers will be inducted on Sept. 6.
  • Tech soccer to conclude exhibition schedule with Sunday night home match against Chattanooga
    August 10, 2018
    The Tennessee Tech soccer team will be putting the finishing touches on its exhibition slate Sunday evening, playing host to Chattanooga at Tech Soccer Field in the final tune up of the preseason.
  • Former Golden Eagle Jugovic signs professional deal in Spain
    August 10, 2018
    COOKEVILLE, Tenn. – A former Golden Eagle fan favorite and four-year sharpshooter for the Tennessee Tech men’s basketball team, Aleksa Jugovic will continue his electric career in the professional ranks oversees, signing a contract with Real Canoe of Spain’s LEB Oro league, the second basketball division of the Spanish basketball league system.
  • Wings Up Caravans: Thank you, Crossville! Livingston Save-A-Lot next
    July 13, 2018
    What exactly are the Wings Up Caravans? Each summer, Tech Athletics hits the road to spread excitement and information for the upcoming seasons for all 14 of the department's programs, making several stops all over the region. In 2018, the Wings Up Caravans will visit 10 different locations. The events span the months of July and August this season.
  • TTU Football hosts its Women's Clinic, first scrimmage on Saturday
    August 09, 2018
    COOKEVILLE, Tenn. – The Tennessee Tech football team will host its annual Women’s Clinic on Saturday. Registration starts at 10 a.m. and the event at 10:30. Join the Tennessee Tech coaches and players as they run through the basics of football, then bring the participants out to the field to go through drills and instruction.
  • Tech Athletics welcomes Fernandez as Marketing and Promotions Coordinator
    August 09, 2018
    COOKEVILLE, Tenn. – Abe Fernandez begins his first year as a Marketing and Promotions Coordinator at Tennessee Tech in August 2018.
  • Tech men's basketball wins OVC Team Academic Achievement Award
    August 09, 2018
    COOKEVILLE, Tenn. – When the Ohio Valley Conference announced its 2017-18 Team Academic Achievement Awards, Tennessee Tech came away with one team honor as the Golden Eagle men's basketball team claimed the award for the fourth time in program history and first time since 2011-12.
  • Ninety-three Tech student-athletes named to 2017-18 OVC Commissioner's Honor Roll
    August 08, 2018
    COOKEVILLE, Tenn. – It was another fantastic season for the Tennessee Tech student-athletes in the classroom and it was reflected with 93 were named to the Ohio Valley Conference Commissioner's Honor Roll. 
  • Zubke newest addition to Tech sports medicine staff
    August 08, 2018
    COOKEVILLE, Tenn. – Cari Zubke was hired as an Assistant Athletic Trainer at Tennessee Tech on August 1, 2018.
  • Perry joins Tech athletics as sports information coordinator
    August 07, 2018
    COOKEVILLE, Tenn. – Nate Perry enters his first year as a Sports Information Coordinator at Tennessee Tech for 2018-19.
  • Golden Eagle soccer team selected third in OVC preseason poll
    August 07, 2018
    COOKEVILLE, Tenn. – The Ohio Valley Conference has announced its soccer predicted order of finish, as voted on by the league’s 11 head coaches and sports information contacts. Behind 151 points in a poll that included three first-place votes for the purple and gold, the Tennessee Tech soccer team was picked to finish third.
  • Tech Director of Athletic Performance Hewett claims third CrossFit Games team title with CrossFit Mayhem Freedom
    August 07, 2018
    MADISON, Wisc. – Tennessee Tech Director of Athletic Performance Matt Hewett came from this weekend’s 2018 CrossFit Games with another trophy to put on the shelf.   Competing with the CrossFit Mayhem Freedom team with Rich Froning, Lindy Barber and Tasia Percevecz, Hewett and his teammates placed first in the team division, claiming 900 points.
  • Tech Athletics adds Raymond as Video Technology Coordinator
    August 07, 2018
    COOKEVILLE, Tenn. -- In collegiate athletics, a split second in video can go a long way. From the snap of the ball to a pass on the court, there can be little details that can be seen on both sides, whether it's a correction that needs to be made or trying to break down the film to get ready for the next opponent.   That makes the position of video technology coordinator an important one to the success of Tennessee Tech athletics, and when the time came to hire a new one, Tech found just what it was looking for.
  • Fifteen Golden Eagle student-athletes earn OVC Academic Medal of Honor for 2017-18
    August 06, 2018
    COOKEVILLE, Tenn. – The Ohio Valley Conference announced that 238 student-athletes have earned the OVC Academic Medal of Honor for the 2017-18 academic year.
  • Late goal lifts Vanderbilt past Golden Eagles in team's first exhibition
    August 05, 2018
    COOKEVILLE, Tenn. – Less than one week into its 2018 preseason camp, the Tennessee Tech soccer team got its first taste of competitive action against an opponent Sunday evening, playing host to Vanderbilt in its first of two exhibition matches slated before the season opener.
  • Redovian returns to Golden Eagle baseball coaching staff as full-time assistant
    August 03, 2018
    COOKEVILLE, Tenn. – The core of the 2018 Tennessee Tech baseball coaching staff is officially back as head coach coach Justin Holmes announced the promotion of former volunteer assistant Jimmy Redovian to assistant coach.
  • First practice in the books -- Tech football fall camp is underway
    August 02, 2018
    COOKEVILLE, Tenn. – And they’re off – the first practice of Tennessee Tech football’s fall camp is in the books and it was a great start for the Golden Eagles. With the individual workouts completed, the team met with the coaches and got started in its preparations for the 2018 campaign, which begins on Aug. 30 with a trip to Chattanooga. Head coach Dewayne Alexander started his first fall camp in charge of the Tech program on Thursday and it couldn’t be more thrilled to be in this position.
  • Putzig shows grit, determination to prove himself as Tech's 2018 Man of the Year
    August 01, 2018
    COOKEVILLE, Tenn. – It was nearly 100 degrees in the sweltering Texas heat in June. Braving the astroturf field at the University of Texas’ UFCU Disch-Falk Field, Tennessee Tech senior third baseman Trevor Putzig was fighting more than just the temperatures. But among many other things during his career in Cookeville, Putzig was a fighter. He was also an academic, a pillar in the Tech community, and, of all things, a licensed pilot. In what ended up being a whirlwind six-week span, Putzig graduated from Tennessee Tech, helped lead the Golden Eagles to its – and the Ohio Valley Conference’s – first NCAA Super Regional berth, then was one of eight Tech players drafted in the 2018 Major League Baseball First-Year Player Draft.
  • Tech football opens fall camp on Thursday
    July 31, 2018
    COOKEVILLE, Tenn. – The countdown is on. Tennessee Tech is a month away from starting its 97th season of football, the first under the direction of head coach Dewayne Alexander. The Golden Eagles officially start camp on Thursday, Aug. 2, and runs through Friday, Aug. 24 – the week heading up to Tech's season opener at Chattanooga on Thursday, Aug. 30.
  • Tech men's basketball adds Northwestern graduate transfer Johnnie Vassar
    July 26, 2018
    COOKEVILLE, Tenn. – Head coach Steve Payne announced the signing of Northwestern graduate transfer Johnnie Vassar to the Tennessee Tech men’s basketball team on Friday.
  • Golden Eagles boast 15 former student-athletes in professional baseball
    July 29, 2018
    COOKEVILLE, Tenn. – A total of 15 former Tennessee Tech baseball players continue to actively represent the Golden Eagles through their play at the professional level this summer, including a whopping 10 players from the historic 2018 Tech squad that broke numerous program and Ohio Valley Conference records on its way to an NCAA Super Regional berth.
  • Wilkerson honored as Srixon/Cleveland Golf All-America Scholar for 2017-18
    July 27, 2018
    COOKEVILLE, Tenn. – For the fourth straight year, at least one member of the Tennessee Tech men's golf team was named a Srixon/Cleveland Golf All-America Scholar by the Golf Coaches Association of America (GCAA).
  • There’s something about Mena: Now former Golden Eagle leaves lasting legacy on the courts
    July 26, 2018
    There have been hundreds upon hundreds that have draped the purple and gold throughout the annals of Tennessee Tech tennis.
  • Tech tennis team, four student-athletes earn ITA academic recognition
    July 25, 2018
    COOKEVILLE, Tenn. – The history of Tennessee Tech men's tennis is one of strength, both in on the court and in classroom. The Golden Eagles proved their worth on the court in 2017-18, claiming their third consecutive Ohio Valley Conference Tournament title and bid to the NCAA Championships. 
  • Golden Eagle women's golf team unveils 2018 fall schedule
    July 24, 2018
    COOKEVILLE, Tenn. – The 2018 fall schedule for the Tennessee Tech women’s golf was officially released Tuesday afternoon by head coach Polk Brown. Five events highlight the upcoming semester for the Golden Eagles, including two events different from past seasons.
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