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Mocs Roll in First Win of the Arth Era Video included

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The Chattanooga Mocs were dominant on an unseasonably warm afternoon at VMI. UTC opened Southern Conference play with a 63-7 triumph over the Keydets in Foster Stadium.

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Mocs looking for first win at VMI this weekend Video included

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UTC heads to VMI to open Southern Conference action this weekend.  

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Too Little, Too Late for 15th-Ranked Mocs Video included

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The 15th-ranked Chattanooga Mocs could not overcome an early deficit in a 21-7 loss to UT Martin in the home opener at Finley Stadium.

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Tailgating, Directions & Parking Information for Finley Stadium

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The Mocs open the home portion of the 2017 season this weekend at UT Martin.  

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Mocs to host UT Martin in home opener Video included

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The Chattanooga Mocs are set to open the home portion of the 2017 schedule against in-state rival UT Martin this weekend.  

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Funeral arrangements for Bucky Wolford

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A memorial service will be held at 3:00 p.m. Sunday, September 17, in the Patten Chapel of UTC. 

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UTC Wrestling releases 2017-2018 schedule

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University of Tennessee at Chattanooga wrestling head coach Heath Eslinger announced the Mocs 2017-18 schedule today.  

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Mocs Announce Slate for Paris’ First Season on the Bench

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The Chattanooga Mocs men's basketball schedule features 17 home dates in Lamont Paris' first year at the helm of the program. 

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NCAA suspends Mocs' QB Alejandro Bennifield 4 games citing academic issue

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The Chattanooga Mocs will be without starting quarterback Alejandro Bennifield for the first four games of the season due to an academic related suspension handed down by the NCAA.

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Former Moc Davis Tull signs with the Rams

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Former University of Tennessee at Chattanooga All-American Davis Tull signed with the Los Angeles Rams this week. 

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Former Moc Keionta Davis signs with Patriots

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Former UTC All-American Keionta Davis had to wait a little longer to figure out his future plans, but it certainly paid off. 

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Corey Levin listed as Titans backup Center on preseason depth chart Video included

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The Tennessee Titans released their first unofficial preseason depth chart and it bodes well for former UTC All-American Corey Levin.

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Jacob Huesman listed as first team FB for Giants

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In exactly one month from Sunday, the NFL season will begin, and players will do everything they can to make the 53-man roster.

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Mocs Open Training Camp on Monday Video included

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The University of Tennessee at Chattanooga football team begins Training Camp for the 2017 season on Monday, July 23. 

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Mocs' grad Tre' McLean headed to Suns NBA Summer League in Las Vegas

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From the moment Tre McLean '16 walked on campus in 2013, he brought a through-the-roof work ethic. That work leads to his next step heading to Las Vegas joining the Phoenix Suns in the NBA Summer League.

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Dalton's Dylan Cole commits to UTC, excited to play for hometown team

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Dalton High School rising senior Dylan Cole committed to the University of Tennessee at Chattanooga Tuesday.

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Former Lady Moc says Blackburn gave everything he had for 4 years

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Former Lady Mocs' point guard Alicia "Red" Payne says she was shocked when she heard Tuesday that David Blackburn would be stepping down as UTC's athletic director. 

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David Blackburn steps down as UTC Athletic Director

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Blackburn is leaving to pursue other interests. 

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UTC's Corey Levin reports to Titans' Rookie Mini-Camp

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Former UTC All-American Corey Levin reported to the Tennessee Titans' rookie mini-camp Friday.

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Former Ridgeland football star Darrell Bridges to play final year with Mocs

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Darrell Bridges is coming home. The former Ridgeland running back turned Presbyterian leading rusher tells Ch.3 Sports Director Paul Shahen that he will use his grad transfer to play his final year at UTC. 

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Mocs' Vantrel McMillian invited to Seattle Seahawks minicamp

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University of Tennessee at Chattanooga senior defensive end Vantrel McMillan has accepted an invitation to the Seattle Seahawks minicamp May 5-8.

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Titans a perfect fit for UTC's Corey Levin

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Levin was drafted in sixth round by the Tennessee Titans Saturday, the 217th overall pick in the draft.

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Mocs NFL Draft preview: Davis, Levin and company on standby

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The Chattanooga Mocs have been gaining NFL steam over the last decade and 2017 is no different. Keionta Davis and Cory Levin are two of the Mocs highest draft prospects. The NFL Draft starts Thursday at 8pm with Round 1, Friday is rounds 2 and 3 with the rest starting Saturday at 12pm.

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UTC Golfer Gosselin's used year off to get where he is now

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The Chattanooga Mocs head into the Southern Conference golf tournament as the favorite for a reason. A large portion of that reason is leading scorer Wes Gosselin. Gosselin's story is an interesting one, because if not for a year away from golf, there's no telling if all this would be possible.

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Mocs name Tom Kaufman new Defensive Coordinator

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University of Tennessee at Chattanooga head football coach Tom Arth announced that Tom Kaufman has been offered and accepted the position of Defensive Coordinator on the Mocs football staff today.  Kaufman spent last season as the Special Team's Coordinator and Linebackers Coach at Syracuse.

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UPDATE: McCall addresses absence of McLean and Pryor

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Mocs Head Coach, Matt McCall addressed the media on Wednesday about the current absence of senior guards Tre McLean and Greg Pryor. 

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McCall hopeful Mocs can get leading scorer Tre' Mclean "back on our team"

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Following the Mocs regular season finale at The Citadel, a nine point loss, head coach Matt McCall said he was hopeful the Mocs could get their leading scorer Tre' McLean "back on our team" before the Southern Conference Tournament begins. 

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Mocs lose regular season finale at The Citadel, 85-76

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The Chattanooga Mocs closed the regular season slate with an 85-76 loss at The Citadel despite a 24-point performance from Justin Tuoyo. That total tied a career high for the senior big man from Fayetteville, Ga.

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Mocs fall short in OT at Samford, 72-68

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The Chattanooga Mocs lost 72-68 in overtime falling short in a comeback bid on the road at Samford in Southern Conference play. The trio of Justin Tuoyo, Tre’ McLean and Rodney Chatman combined for 51 of the Mocs 68 points.

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McLean paces Mocs in 74-68 win at VMI

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The Chattanooga Mocs held off a pesky VMI squad earning a 74-68 Southern Conference road victory Wednesday night. They did it with timely shooting and by limiting the Keydets star guard Q.J. Peterson.

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Heartbreak at Furman, Mocs miss lose game late to Paladins, 60-56

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The Chattanooga Mocs and Furman went down to the wire with first-place in the Southern Conference on the line in Timmons Arena Thursday night. The Paladins escaped with a 60-56 victory.

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Mocs 3-game road swing starts at Furman on Thursday

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The Chattanooga Mocs head to South Carolina this weekend for a tough two-game road trip. It starts with first-place in the Southern Conference on the line Thursday night at Furman before continuing Saturday night at Wofford.
 

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Strong Second Half Propels Mocs Past Western Carolina

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Casey Jones' game-high 19 points led four Chattanooga Mocs in double figures in a 77-65 win over visiting Western Carolina Saturday evening. It was needed to hold off the hot-shooting Catamounts.  

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VIDEO: UTC's Greg Pryor hits ridiculous shot and makes SportsCenter Top-10

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UTC guard Greg Pryor put the Mocs inside ESPN's SportsCenter Top-10 plays of the day for hitting an absolutely ridiculous shot during the Mocs double-digit win over UNCG.

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Peterson and VMI upset Mocs, 80-64

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The Chattanooga Mocs dropped its first Southern Conference home game of the season with an 80-64 loss to VMI Wednesday night. Q.J. Peterson stole the show with a season-high 40-point effort for the Keydets.
 

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Former UTC All-American Corey Levin to play in NFLPA Senior Bowl

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University of Tennessee at Chattanooga senior All-American Corey Levin is set to participate in the 2017 NFLPA Senior Bowl on Jan. 21 at the Stubhub Center in Los Angeles, Calif.

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Former UTC All-American Jacob Huesman's stay with New York Giants extended

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Former UTC All-American quarterback Jacob Huesman is still out there chopping wood. Huesman was signed to the New York Giants Reserve / Future roster on Wednesday.

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Mocs fall at UNCG, 1st SoCon loss

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The Chattanooga Mocs dropped a 73-68 loss at UNCG Monday night despite an 18-point, 11-rebound and three-block night from senior Justin Tuoyo. Francis Alonso led the Spartans with 26, 22 in the second half.

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Carr paces Mocs to 11th place finish in Southern Scuffle

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The University of Tennessee at Chattanooga wrapped up another exciting Southern Scuffle, presented by Compound Clothing, at the McKenzie Arena tonight.  Top-ranked Oklahoma State set a tournament record with 198 points, outpacing No. 5 Missouri who finished second with 126 points.

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Mocs Open SoCon Play with 64-48 Win at Western Carolina

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The Chattanooga Mocs men's basketball opened the Southern Conference schedule with a 64-48 win at Western Carolina Saturday afternoon.

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New Mocs head football coach Tom Arth building coaching staff

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UTC head football coach Tom Arth stated his first priority was to finish building his coaching staff. 

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Mocs Head into the Holidays with 73-57 Win over Jacksonville State

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The senior trio of Greg Pryor, Tre’ McLean and Johnathan Burroughs-Cook each scored 14 points to lead the Chattanooga Mocs to a 73-57 win over Jacksonville State.

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New era for Mocs football: UTC introduces Tom Arth as head coach

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A new era of football began Tuesday at the University of Tennessee at Chattanooga with the announcement of the Mocs' head football coach Tom Arth.

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UPDATE: UTC names Tom Arth next head football coach

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The Chattanooga Mocs have their next head football coach. Tom Arth will become the program's 23rd head football coach.

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Kornet's 3 give Vanderbilt 76-74 win over Chattanooga

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Chattanooga's Tre' McLean, the preseason Southern Conference Player of the Year, couldn't get off a rushed jumper in time at the buzzer. 

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Mocs Travel to Vanderbilt for Saturday Showdown

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The Chattanooga Mocs are on the road again heading to SEC neighbor Vanderbilt Saturday night. It's the second SEC opponent of the season after opening the campaign with an 82-69 win at Tennessee.  

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Mocs visit Woodmore Elementary, present students with free UTC tickets

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The UTC Men's Basketball team stepped away from the court Thursday to brighten the day of Woodmore Elementary students. 

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Huesman becomes emotional in final press conference

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Head Coach Russ Huesman held his final press conference at UTC Thursday, less than 24 hours after he accepted the head coaching position at Richmond. 

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Replacing Huesman at UTC, who's interviewed, who's going to

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The search for Chattanooga's next head football coach started the day Russ Huesman left for Richmond. We know of one finished interview with an out of house candidate and two more in house candidates set for interviews. They're listed inside the story.

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UTC's Keionta Davis reflects on his time with Coach Huesman

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In his eight years as head coach, Russ Huesman steered the UTC football program in the right direction, and put the Chattanooga Mocs on the map.

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Who will replace Huesman at UTC? 5 plus guesses from Paul Shahen

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A few names that might make sense for the Mocs to target, in no specific order.

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UPDATE: Huesman accepts head coaching position at Richmond

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Sources tells Channel 3 that Richmond has offered UTC Head Coach Russ Huesman the Spiders head coaching position.

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Six Reach Double Figures in 107-65 Afternoon Triumph

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Six Chattanooga Mocs (8-2) reached double digits in a 107-65 win over Tennessee Wesleyan (8-4) Wednesday afternoon. 

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Mocs defensive back arrested for disorderly conduct, public intoxication and resisting arrest

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A member of the UTC football team was arrested Saturday morning after an alleged drunken disorder in Douglas Heights.

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McLean's 35 help Mocs run over Marshall 96-85

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Chattanooga Mocs senior Tre' McLean displayed why the Southern Conference coaches tabbed him Preseason Player of the Year. The Charleston, S.C., native scored a career-high 35 points to lead the Mocs past former arch-rival Marshall Tuesday night in McKenzie Arena.

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Mocs Host Former Arch-Rival Marshall Tuesday Night

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The Chattanooga Mocs welcome back an old friend Tuesday night. Former Southern Conference rival Marshall enters McKenzie Arena with both teams off to good starts. 

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Davis Accepts Invite to 2017 Reese’s Senior Bowl

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University of Tennessee at Chattanooga senior Keionta Davis has accepted an invite to participate in the the 2017 Reese's Senior Bowl, announced today.  

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Mocs Fall to Virginia 34-11

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The University of Tennessee at Chattanooga wrestling team dropped a 34-11 match to Virginia at Maclellan Gym today.  

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Mocs Drop 41-36 Second Round Contest at Top-Ranked Sam Houston State

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For the third year in a row, the University of Tennessee at Chattanooga football team went up against the No. 1 ranked team in the country in the FCS Playoffs, and for the third time in a row, it came down to the final play.  

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Mocs Run Away with 79-52 Win over ULM

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Four Chattanooga Mocs (6-2) scored in double figures with the defense in lockdown mode in a 79-52 win over the University of Louisiana at Monroe (2-5). 

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Mocs have steak dinner with UTC alumni Friday before game

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After a long day of travel, the University of Tennessee at Chattanooga football team settled into Huntsville, TX with a nice steak dinner.  Mocs joined UTC alumni at a steak house Friday night. Sports Director Paul Shahen made the trip down to Texas as well, and was able to catch up with some former Mocs.  More>>

Lady Vols down TSU, 86-36

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Junior Jaime Nared recorded her third consecutive double-double as No. 22/25 Tennessee defeated Tennessee State, 86-36, on Wednesday at Thompson-Boling Arena.

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Mocs Travel to Sam Houston State for Second Round

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The University of Tennessee at Chattanooga football team has advanced to the second round of the FCS Playoffs for the third year in a row.

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Mocs Roll to 68-52 Road Win at Coastal Carolina

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Tre' McLean's season-high 26 points and a very stingy defensive effort propelled the Chattanooga Mocs to a 68-52 road win over Coastal Carolina.

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Mocs Open FCS Playoffs with a 45-14 Win Over No. 23 Weber State

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Alejandro Bennifield threw for two touchdowns to Alphonso Stewart, rushed for another and Derrick Craine ran for 160 yards and a score in Chattanooga's 45-14 victory over Weber State.

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Mocs Use Strong Second Half Start to Cruise Past Kennesaw State

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It was a team effort in today’s Chattanooga Mocs (4-2) 88-71 road win at Kennesaw State (2-4). 

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UTC Football and Weber State raising money for Woodmore Victims before FCS Playoff Game

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The University of Tennessee at Chattanooga and Weber State University football teams are partnering to raise funds for the families of the victims of the recent Woodmore Elementary tragedy. 

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Mocs Host Weber State in FCS Playoffs 1st Round

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The Chattanooga Mocs football team is making its third-straight appearance in the Football Championship Subdivision Playoffs after earning an at-large bid today.  

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Ticket Information for the FCS Playoffs

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The Chattanooga Mocs are hosting the 25th-ranked Weber State Wildcats in the opening round of the FCS Playoffs this weekend. 

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Chattanooga Comeback Falls Short in Loss to Arkansas State

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The Chattanooga Mocs (3-2) fell short in a 73-67 loss to Arkansas State (4-1) in the championship game of the mainland bracket of the Maui Invitational.

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Mocs Battle Hard in 31-3 Loss at Alabama

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The University of Tennessee at Chattanooga football team put up a valiant effort at No. 1 Alabama tonight. 

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Mocs Travel to Top-Ranked Alabama for Regular Season Finale

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The University of Tennessee at Chattanooga football team wraps up the 2016 regular season at No. 1 Alabama this week. 

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Mocs Roll to 102-54 Triumph in Home Opener

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The Chattanooga Mocs (2-1) hit three-pointers on each of their first three possessions and never looked back in a 102-54 win over Hiwassee (4-3). Four Mocs reached double figures led by Rodney Chatman's 16.   

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Mocs Fall at No. 6 North Carolina

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Joel Berry II scored 18 points to help sixth-ranked North Carolina beat Chattanooga 97-57 on Sunday.

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MBB Preview: Mocs at No. 6 North Carolina Sunday

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It's a quick turnaround for the Chattanooga Mocs men's basketball squad. 

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No. 7 Mocs fall to Wofford 36-28

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The University of Tennessee at Chattanooga football team dropped a 36-28 home game to Wofford Saturday. 

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Mocs Roll to Season-Opening Triumph at Tennessee

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Seniors Justin Tuoyo and Tre’ McLean each posted 20-10 nights leading the Chattanooga Mocs to a season-opening 82-69 win at Tennessee. 

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Mocs roster gets boost, Makinde London's waiver granted, eligible to play immediately

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The UTC Men's basketball team received an immediate boost to its roster as Xavier transfer Makinde London's hardship waiver was granted by the NCAA. London is eligible to play in the Mocs opener at Tennessee Friday night.

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Sweat, singlets, a candlelit dinner and a UTC Wrestling win over VMI, 41-5

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The 24th-ranked University of Tennessee at Chattanooga wrestling team posted a 41-5 win over VMI in Southern Conference action at Maclellan Gym tonight.  The Mocs scored bonus points in seven of their nine wins at the Candlelight Dinner Match.
 

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Mocs aware there's no sneaking up on Tennessee in Friday opener

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Lights, cameras, action! The 2016-17 season is ready to get underway and for Chattanooga Mocs ball coach Matt McCall, it's time to take the court with an interesting mix of experience and youth.
 

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Basketball Mocs roll over Covenant in final tune-up before season, 76-43

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The Chattanooga Mocs ran away with a 76-43 exhibition game win over the Covenant Scots Friday night in McKenzie Arena. Seniors Tre' McLean and Casey Jones combined for 32 points to pace the win.
 

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National Championship UTC coach Tommy Bartlett dies

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Tommy Bartlett, who coached the Florida men's basketball team for seven seasons, has died. He was 88.  Bartlett had a 95-85 record at Florida from 1966-73. He also coached Chattanooga from 1958-62 and was 56-38.      

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Football Mocs to open 2017 on ESPN vs. Jacksonville State

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The FCS rivalry between Jacksonville State and the University of Tennessee at Chattanooga football teams will have the college football stage all to itself to kick off the 2017 season.  The Mocs and the Gamecocks are set to play in the Montgomery Kickoff Classic – set for Week 0 on Saturday, Aug. 26.

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No. 3 Chattanooga Cruises to 37-7 Win at ETSU

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JOHNSON CITY, Tenn.(GoMocs.com)---Fall was in the air, but No. 3 Chattanooga kept rolling to 5-0 with a 37-7 road win at ETSU on a beautiful Saturday afternoon. The 5-0 start is the program's first since 1979, with a 3-0 mark in Southern Conference play.   The Mocs scored on five runs of two yards or fewer, along with a career-long 52-yard field goal by Henrique Ribeiro. Derrick Craine tallied three of the scores withRichardre Bagley and Kyle Nalls n... More>>

Mocs gain NYC Sports Writer as fan through writers adopt a team project

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Chattanooga is up to No. 3 in the FCS Coaches Poll so it's no surprise the Mocs are gaining fans, but their newest fan is exactly that, a surprise.

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UTC Football ranked No. 3 in FCS Coaches Poll, tying highest ranking ever

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The Chattanooga Mocs moved up to No. 3 in the Football Championship Subdivision Coaches Poll released today.  That equals the highest ranking in school history.

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Mocs to visit Vols again in September 2019

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The Chattanooga Mocs are headed back to Knoxville, Tenn. The Mocs and Vols agreed on a contract to meet on the gridiron on Sept. 14, 2019.
 

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SOURCE: UTC AD Blackburn "should be" on Vols short list to replace Dave Hart

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The same source also says David Blackburn "would have the support of UTC boosters" to interview for Tennessee's Athletic Director job.

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Former UTC All-American QB Jacob Huesman hired as Baylor School football assistant

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Baylor School in Chattanooga hired former UTC All-American Quarterback Jacob Huesman. 

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Mocs ranked 6th in Major FCS Preseason Poll

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UTC checks in at No. 6 in the STATS FCS Poll and No. 7 in the FCS Coaches Poll.  These are the two rankings officially recognized by the NCAA. 

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Four UTC Football players named STATS Preseason All-Americans

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Four members of the University of Tennessee at Chattanooga football team made the STATS Preseason All-American team released today.  Seniors Derrick Craine, Keionta Davis, Nakevion Leslie and Corey Levin were all a part of the first official preseason All-American squad.

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Former UTC basketball star Duke Ethridge dismissed after on-campus arrest

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Former UTC Basketball player Anthony "Duke" Ethridge was arrested on campus on Sunday and is facing seven charges. 

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Ex-Moc Jaeger wins Web.com Tour event in record fashion

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Chattanooga Mocs alum Stephan Jaeger '12 completed a record-shattering weekend winning the Ellie Mae Classic at TPC Stonebrae. It's his first win on the Web.com Tour.

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Mocs Men's Basketball announce 2016-17 non-conference schedule

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The headliners of the non-conference schedule are dates with Tennessee, Vanderbilt and 2016 national runner up, North Carolina. 

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Huesman named SoCon Male Athlete of the Year

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Former University of Tennessee at Chattanooga football All-American Jacob Huesman was named the Southern Conference Male Athlete of the Year, the league office announced today. 

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Former Mocs QB Jacob Huesman signs with CFL Roughriders

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Former UTC quarterback Jacob Huesman has put pen to paper and will be joining the Canadian Football League this season.  

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Mocs Promote Shannon, Kurtz, Mills and Add Pittman

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Chattanooga Mocs head ball coach Matt McCall has his eyes squarely on 2016-17. He announced staff changes Wednesday with promotions for Eddie Shannon, Jacob Kurtz and Lauren Mills and the addition of Wesley Pittman. 

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Chattanooga Golf Recap - Gosselin Top 25 at NCAA Regionals

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Battle…grind…terms to describe Chattanooga Mocs junior Wes Gosselin’s day at the NCAA Tuscaloosa Regionals. His 2-over 74 gave him a 4-over total of 220 over his 54 holes at Ol’ Colony Complex, good for a top 25 finish.

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Gosselin Tied for 20th Heading into Final Round at NCAA Tuscaloosa Regionals

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The legendary Yogi Berra summed it, “it was déjà vu all over again” for Wes Gosselin Tuesday. He matched his opening card with another 1-over par 73. He is tied for 20th at +2 with 18 holes remaining at the NCAA Tuscaloosa Regionals. 

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UTC lands Xavier transfer Makinde London

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  London, is 6'10' and is a former top 100 recruit according to 247sports.com, he played in 18 games during his freshman campaign at Xavier University. He posted a season high 7 points against DePaul on January 30th.

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17th Annual Porky's Open a success for Mocs

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The University of Tennessee at Chattanooga Athletics Department held its 17th annual Porky's Open Golf Tournament at Council Fire this afternoon.  A full slate of 35 teams took part in the six-flight event on a near-perfect day in the Scenic City.

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Mocs' All-SoCon DB Dee Virgin dismissed after arrest

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Two time All-Southern Conference defensive back Dee Virgin has been dismissed from the team after a theft related arrest.

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Former Mocs' All-American Huesman talks with WRCB about invite to Steelers Rookie Mini-Camp

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Two-time All-American and three-time SoCon offensive player of the year, Jacob Huesman, has been invited to the Pittsburgh Steelers' rookie mini-camp on a tryout basis. 

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Mocs and McCall agree on two-year contract extension

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University of Tennessee at Chattanooga head men's basketball coach Matt McCall has "agreed in principle" on a two-year contract extension good through the 2021-2022 season.

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Mocs "Hype Video" to get you set for NCAA Tournament

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Enjoy some of the Mocs best highlights combined into one video from their record setting 29-win season. Then, get set to enjoy WRCB's coverage from Iowa, Paul Shahen will be live in Des Moines with the Mocs starting on Wednesday. 

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UTC Mocs take on the Indiana Hoosiers first round of NCAA Tournament

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The UTC Mocs, seeded 12th, (29-5) have their dance partner and it is a date with five seed, Indiana Hoosiers (25-7), the two will square off Thursday, March 17th in Des Moines, Iowa.  

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Mocs release 2016 Football Schedule

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The Chattanooga Mocs announced the 2016 football schedule today.  UTC has an 11-game schedule set for the fall, including six home contests at Finley Stadium.  

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Mocs to meet ETSU in SoCon Championship, first since 2009

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The Chattanooga Mocs are one win away from their 11th trip to the NCAA Championships. The Mocs captured a hard-fought 73-69 win over Western Carolina in the semifinals of the Southern Conference tournament.

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Mocs McCall, Tuoyo and McLean win big SoCon Honors

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Justin Tuoyo, Tre' McLean and Matt McCall are prominent in the Southern Conference postseason awards the league announced Tuesday. The Chattanooga Mocs grabbed two of the top mentions along with all-conference honors.

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Former Mocs Hoopster Tyrone Enoch recovering from near deadly fall, you can help

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Tyrone Enoch left the Mocs in the early 90's as the single season assist leader, but almost three decades later it's Enoch who needs an assist. Although he'll never admit it, his former UTC Basketball teammates are asking for him. Enoch's life was turned upside down after a near deadly fall last December. 

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Mocs' McCall sits down with Paul Shahen before home stretch

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As the Mocs get set for the home stretch which includes three of four games at home, Head Coach Matt McCall sat down with Sports Director Paul Shahen to talk about UTC records, SoCon Tournament seeding and Casey Jones' return.

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Mocs' Casey Jones to use medical redshirt and return next season

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Casey Jones has made up his mind, he will apply for a medical redshirt and return to play with the UTC Men next season.

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Reliving one of UTC's best highlights against ETSU with Enoch and Redden

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For all the old school UTC Basketball fans any game with ETSU means a little more. So as we get ready for the next ETSU game let's go back into time.

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UPDATE: National Signing Day 2016: Colleges

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We're following Tennessee, Georgia, Alabama and of course, UTC for National Signing Day.

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Former Moc BJ Coleman signs contract with CFL's Saskatchewan Roughriders

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Former UTC Star Quarterback and Green Bay Packer BJ Coleman signed a two-year contract with the CFL's Saskatchewan Roughriders on Monday. 

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Mocs' Johnson takes fourth at UTC's Southern Scuffle

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CHATTANOOGA, TN  (gomocs.com) -- The University of Tennessee at Chattanooga wrapped up another outstanding Defense Soap & Flips Wrestling Southern Scuffle in McKenzie Arena Saturday night. Penn State won its fifth straight title with 183 points, while the Mocs placed 20th in the loaded field. "Fantastic event, stated head coach Hearth Eslinger. "I think it's the best event we've put on here in Chattanooga. I just think the more the machine goes and the more oil we p... More>>

McLean, Pryor Lead Mocs to 84-78 Win at The Citadel

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CHARLESTON, SC  (gomocs.com) ---The Chattanooga Mocs scored a come-from-behind 84-78 win at The Citadel Saturday afternoon in the Southern Conference opener for both programs. The Mocs were down six, 72-66, with 3:59 to play. That changed quickly. Tre’ McLean got it started with a three-point play at 3:47. On the ensuing possession, a McLean steal led to an Eric Robertson dunk. Greg Pryor’s steal on the next trip down turned into a McLean slam to retake the lead, 73-7... More>>

Chattanooga beats The Citadel 84-78 in SoCon opener

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CHARLESTON, S.C. (AP) - Tre' McLean scored 18 points, Greg Pryor added 16 points with five assists and Chattanooga held on to beat The Citadel 84-78 in the Southern Conference opener for both teams on Saturday.      Duke Ethridge chipped in 13 points for Chattanooga (12-2, 1-0), which shot 50 percent from the floor and has won seven-straight games.      Derrick Henry scored 16 points on 3-of-11 shooting but made 8 of 9 free throws to lead The Citadel (7-7,... More>>

Moc student-athletes raise academic bar, set new mark with 3.113 GPA

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CHATTANOOGA, TN  (gomocs.com) -- The University of Tennessee at Chattanooga is enjoying an impressive run of competitive success to this point in the 2015-16 academic year.  The Mocs won their third straight Southern Conference Championship in football and took home their first league title in volleyball since 1998.  UTC is also picked to win the SoCon in three winter sports, including men's basketball, women's basketball and wrestling. As good as things are going in co... More>>

Mocs stymie Lipscomb 80-56 for 6th straight win

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NASHVILLE (gomocs.com) ---  Eric Robertson and Duke Ethridge scored 18 points apiece to lead the Chattanooga Mocs (11-2) to an 80-56 win at Lipscomb (4-12) Tuesday night. It was a balanced effort with four in double digits. Dee Oldham added 11 points and a game-high nine rebounds. Both are highs as a Moc for the senior transfer from UT Martin. Tre’ McLean chipped in 10 points, five rebounds and four assists. Brett Wishon led the Bisons with 14 points. George Brammeier had ... More>>

Robertson, Ethridge lead Mocs past Lipscomb 80-56

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NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) - Eric Robertson and Duke Ethridge scored 18 points apiece to help Chattanooga beat Lipscomb 80-56 on Tuesday night.      Robertson hit 5 of 10 from 3-point range for Chattanooga (11-2), which has won six in a row and is off to its best start since the 1993-94 season. Dee Oldham scored 11 points with nine rebounds and Tre' McLean added 10 points.      Junior Justin Tuoyo blocked two shots, moving him into a tie with Stanley Lawrence (... More>>

Moc grapplers post 33-7 win over SIU-Edwardsville

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CHATTANOOGA, TN  (gomocs.com) -- The University of Tennessee at Chattanooga wrestling team scored a 33-7 win over Southern Illinois-Edwardsville in Southern Conference action at Maclellan Gym Sunday.  The Mocs won eight of 10 matches to improve to 5-2 overall and remain undefeated at 3-0 in league action.  The Cougars dropped to 1-5 and 0-1 in conference matches. UTC scored bonus points in four wins today.  Freshman Alonzo Allen and senior John Lampe scored pins at... More>>

Pryor's FTs with 5.3 seconds help Mocs edge Dayton 61-59

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DAYTON, Ohio (AP) - Greg Pryor made a pair of free throws with 5.3 seconds left and Chattanooga snapped Dayton's 26-game home winning streak with a 61-59 victory on Saturday night.    Dayton (7-2) led 46-40 with nine minutes left when the Mocs' Tre' McLean grabbed an offensive board and passed to Eric Robertson, who hit a 3-pointer. Pryor then forced a steal at midcourt and drained a 3 to tie it 46-all.    Neither team had more than a three-point lead unti... More>>

"Road Warrior" Mocs win another tough away game, downing Dayton 61-59

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DAYTON, OH  (WRCB)  --  The University of Tennessee at Chattanooga basketball team is quickly becoming the Southern Conference's "road warriors" of 2015, garnering their third quality win away from McKenzie Arena so far this young season.Saturday night at Dayton's UD Arena, the Mocs beat the home standing Flyers 61-59.UTC's Greg Pryor lead the way scoring wise for the Mocs with 15 points Chattanooga - Tre' McLean 8        Dayt...

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Moc grapplers drop Campbell in SoCon action

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BUIES CREEK, NC  (gomocs.com) -- The University of Tennessee at Chattanooga wrestling team took eight of 10 matches in a 31-12 win at Campbell Saturday.  The Mocs move to 4-1 overall and 2-0 in Southern Conference action, while the Camels drop to 0-6 and 0-1 in league matches. UTC scored bonus points in five of its eight wins, including a 19-2 technical fall by freshman Alonzo Allen to open action at 125.  Campbell actually led after two matches thanks to a pin by j... More>>

UTC: Casey Jones out indefinitely with ankle injury

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CHATTANOOGA, TN  (WRCB)  ---  UTC's senior guard Casey Jones will not be playing this weekend as the Mocs travel to Dayton, Ohio Saturday night to take on the Flyers.Friday morning, Jones injured his ankle in during a practice session per UTC's Jim Horten, who adds that Jones is out indefinitely.Jones was averaging 13.5 points, 6 rebounds and 4.2 assists per game away from Chattanooga.the 6'5, 205 pounder is a 2014 and 2015 All-Southern Conference selectionJones currentl... More>>

UTC's Will Healy to coach Austin Peay, Huesman, "he will do a great job"

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University of Tennessee at Chattanooga wide receivers coach and passing coordinator Will Healy has been named the Head Coach at Austin Peay University.

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Mocs End Season with 41-35 Overtime Loss in FCS Playoffs

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JACKSONVILLE, AL  (gomocs.com)  ---The Chattanooga Mocs comeback story ended in disappointment with a 41-35 overtime loss at No. 1 Jacksonville State today. It was an offensive explosion as the two teams combined for 1,084 yards. "Give Jacksonville State credit," coach Russ Huesman said. "They beat us fair-and-square. They played fantastic. "We fought, (our guys) are down, but we fought." Jacob Huesman and Derrick Craine led the way wit... More>>

Three Mocs score wins at Wolfpack Open

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RALEIGH, NC ( gomocs.com)  -- The University of Tennessee at Chattanooga wrestling team brought home three first place trophies at the Wolfpack Open Sunday.  The Mocs had ten individuals place overall in the tournament.Senior John Lampe (184), junior Michael Pongracz (141) and freshman Kamaal Shakur (157) each won their respective class.  Junior Jared Johnson (285) and freshmen Dominic Lampe (165) and Chris Debien (133) were runners-up while junior Sean Mappes and sophom... More>>

Mocs Host Fordham in NCAA FCS First Round

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CHATTANOOGA, TN  (gomocs.com)  --  The University of Tennessee at Chattanooga hosts Fordham in the opening round of the NCAA Football Championship Subdivision (FCS) Playoffs this weekend.  The Mocs welcome the Rams to Finley Stadium for a 1:00 p.m. (E.S.T.) kickoff on Saturday, Nov. 28.  This marks the second straight season UTC has secured a bid into the playoffs.  It is also the second year in a row Chattanooga hosts at least one home game. &nb... More>>

Mocs get home FCS playoff game against Fordham

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The UTC Mocs learned they will face the Fordham University Rams this Saturday afternoon at Finley Stadium in the first round of the FCS playoffs.Chattanooga was chosen as the 9th seed in the field of 24, one place shy of earning a bye.

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Jacksonville State is top seed in FCS playoffs

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UNDATED  (AP) --  Jacksonville State, which lost only to Auburn in overtime this season, is the No. 1 seed in the FCS playoffs and four-time defending champion Notre Dakota State is seeded third.    The field for the 24-team playoff was set Sunday. First round games will be played Nov. 28. The top eight seeds receive byes to the second round and will play their first games at home.    Illinois State is the No. 2 seed and undefeated McNeese State ... More>>

Mocs rally past Illinois 81-77

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SPRINGFIELD, Ill. (AP) - Eric Robertson's 15 points led six Mocs in double figures as Chattanooga overcame a nine-point, second-half deficit to defeat Illinois 81-77 Saturday.    Chattanooga (3-0) led by as many as 15 in the first half and by 12 shortly into the second before Malcolm Hill, who finished with 25 points, led a 34-13 Illinois surge. The Illini (1-3) led 69-60 with 6:20 left.    Three Mocs made 3-pointers to take back the lead in the final minu... More>>

Mocs capture 3rd Straight SoCon Title

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CHATTANOOGA, Tenn. (gomocs.com)  ---It's three-peat in the Scenic City as the eighth-ranked Chattanooga Mocs beat No. 20 The Citadel 31-23 at Finley Stadium. That ties the Mocs and Bulldogs at 6-1 in the Southern Conference, the third league title in a row for the home team.  It also nets UTC the SoCon's automatic bid to the FCS Playoffs. "Big win," coach Russ Huesman said. "Our guys played well. I'm proud of them. We fought, we scraped and we hung in ther... More>>

Mocs fall to FSU 52-13 in regular season finale

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TALLAHASSEE, FL  (gomocs.com)--  The University of Tennessee at Chattanooga football team wrapped up the 2015 regular season with a 52-13 loss at No. 14/16 Florida State. The eighth-ranked Mocs fall to 8-3 overall while the Seminoles improved to 9-2.UTC moved the ball early and only trailed 7-6 in the second quarter, following the second of two field goals from Henrique Ribeiro."We lost to an excellent football team and there's no question about that," stated head c... More>>

Moc grapplers show strong in Hokie Open

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BLACKSBURG, VA  (gomocs.com) -- The University of Tennessee at Chattanooga wrestling team had a strong showing at the Hokie Open in Blacksburg, Sunday.  Junior Bryce Carr wrestled unattached and won the 174 bracket, while three others placed in the Open Draw. Carr, a junior-college national champion who is in his first season with the Mocs, is a potential redshirt candidate at 174 behind returning Southern Conference Sean Mappes.  The two met in today's semifinals w... More>>

Mercer shocks Mocs in 17-14 win

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MACON, Ga. (AP) - John Russ' 64-yard touchdown pass to Jimmie Robinson helped sealed Mercer's upset win against Chattanooga 17-14 on Saturday.    Russ hit Robinson to make the score 17-7 with 13:48 left in the third quarter. Russ finished 9 for 19 and 162 yards, connecting with Robinson four times for 85 yards.    Though Mercer (4-5, 1-4 Southern Conference) was outgained 417-335, Chattanooga (7-2, 5-1) hurt itself with four turnovers.    Ch... More>>

Ex Moc Terrell Owens leads No. 3 Mocs in "Too Hype" post WCU celebration

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The Chattanooga Mocs have once again moved up in the rankings, another school best at No. 3 in the STATS FCS Poll. More>>

UTC's Boykin Wins at NWCA All-Star Classic

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ATLANTA, GA  (gomocs.com) --  University of Tennessee at Chattanooga junior Scottie Boykin won his match at the 50th Annual National Wrestling Coaches Association All-Star Classic in Atlanta Sunday.  Boykin was one of two Mocs competing on the under-card at the event at Georgia Tech.Boykin, a two-time All-Southern Conference honoree and 2015 NCAA qualifier, took on Army senior Bryce Barnes.  Both are currently ranked at 197, with Boykin listed at No. 15 and Barnes a... More>>

Mocs hoop coaches take on students in 3 on 3 game

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CHATTANOOGA, Tenn.---The Chattanooga Mocs men's basketball program opens play Tuesday, Nov. 3, at 7:30 p.m. Well, the staff does. The coaching staff is taking on students in 3-on-3 action in the Aquatics & Recreation Center (ARC) across the street from McKenzie Arena.The team’s connection with the student body is vital to its success in 2015-16.“It's very important," coach Matt McCall said. "We need this arena to continue to be one of the most difficult enviro... More>>

Mocs wallop WCU 41-13 for homecoming win

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CHATTANOOGA, TN  (gomocs.com) ---It was a happy Homecoming Saturday at Finley Stadium. The fourth-ranked Chattanooga Mocs rolled to a 41-13 win over Western Carolina. The Mocs, 5-0 in the league and 7-1 overall, are tied for first in the Southern Conference with The Citadel, while the Catamounts fall two games back at 3-2, 5-3 for the season. "Great job by our football team," coach Russ Huesman said. "I think all three phases, especially offense, we challenged ... More>>

No. 4 Mocs Host Western Carolina Saturday for Homecoming

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CHATTANOOGA, TN  (gomocs.com) --  Playing off the hit movie franchise Back to the Future, “Back to the Scenic City” is the theme for this year’s Homecoming at the University of Tennessee at Chattanooga.  After spending four of the last five games on the road, your Chattanooga Mocs are certainly looking forward to getting back home and playing in front of a big crowd. Sporting its highest national FCS ranking in school history, the No. 4 Mocs are se... More>>

UTC's Plesky Wins Singles Title at Georgia Southern Fall Invite

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STATESBORO, GA  (gomocs.com) --  University of Tennessee at Chattanooga junior Lucas Plesky capped off a great weekend with a win in the finals of the Georgia Southern Fall Invitational today.  Senior Nick Wingord also had a strong showing, winning today's third place match.Plesky, the second seed in the tournament, took on top-seeded Alejandro Valencia from Kennesaw State.  He jumped out to a 6-1 win in the first set and kept the pressure on with a 6-1 win in the s... More>>

Ribeiro Hits Game-Winning FG for 20-17 Victory at Wofford

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SPARTANBURG, S.C.  (gomocs.com)  ---The Chattanooga Mocs 10-game Southern Conference winning streak and No. 5 national ranking was on the foot of Henrique Ribeiro this afternoon at Gibbs Stadium. The junior from Brazil was up to the challenge, hitting a 38-yarder as time expired for a 20-17 win at Wofford. It was a big win for a lot of reasons. But one in particular, this is first road win over the Terriers since 1998. "That's amazing," senior defensive ta... More>>

Ribeiro's late FG gives Chattanooga 20-17 win over Wofford

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SPARTANBURG, S.C. (AP) - Henrique Ribeiro kicked a 38-yard field goal to end the game and give Chattanooga a 20-17 victory over Wofford on Saturday.    Derrick Craine ran for 90 yards with a touchdown, and quarterback Jacob Huesman ran for a score to help the Mocs (6-1, 4-0 Southern Conference) snap a seven-game road losing streak against the Terriers. Ribeiro also made a 34-yard field goal in the third quarter.    Quarterback Brad Butler ran for two touch... More>>

Ribeiro last second FG lifts Mocs over Wofford 20-17

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SPARTANBURG, SC  (WRCB)  -- Mocs placekicker and former Baylor footman Henrique Ribeiro nailed a 38 yard field goal as time expired to lift UTC to a 20-17 win over Wofford Saturday afternoon.The win keeps the fifth ranked Mocs (6-1, 4-0)  atop and unbeaten in the Southern Conference.The Mocs won despite the Terrier's beating UTC statistically in multiple offensive categories such as first downs and net yards rushing.UTC returns home to Finley Stadium next Saturday for We... More>>

Mocs Picked to Win SoCon Wrestling Title

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SPARTANBURG, SC  (gomocs.com)  -- The University of Tennessee at Chattanooga wrestling team was picked to win the Southern Conference Championship, according to the preseason coaches poll the league office released today.  The Mocs grabbed 45 points and five first place votes in the listing. Junior Sean Mappes was the lone Moc on the preseason All-SoCon team.  He is the returning league champ at 174 pounds and posted a 17-12 overall record last season. The... More>>

#5 Mocs at Wofford game notes

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CHATTANOOGA, TN  (gomocs.com)  -- The fifth-ranked Chattanooga Mocs stay on the road for the fourth time in the last six weeks when they visit Wofford on Saturday, Oct. 24.  Kickoff is set for 1:30 p.m. at Gibbs Stadium in Spartanburg, S.C.Chattanooga boasts its highest national ranking in school history, with a 5-1 overall and a 3-0 mark in league play.  The Mocs are on a five-game winning streak and have won 10 consecutive Southern Conference matchups. Wofford is ... More>>

Mocs' men, women runners second at Front Runner Invitational

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CHATTANOOGA, Tenn. (gomocs.com)  --- University of Tennessee at Chattanooga junior Teghan Henderson (Pickering, Ontario) led the women’s cross country team to a second place finish at the Front Runner Invitational on a sunny but cool and windy afternoon at the Moccasin Bend Race Course. Junior Paul Stuart (Brentwood, Tenn.) paced the men’s team to a second place finish as well in the regular season finale.Henderson crossed the line second overall with a time of 10:41.1... More>>

Ribeiro, Mocs kick VMI 33-27

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LEXINGTON, VA  (GOMOCS.COM)  --  Junior Henrique Ribeiro tied a school record with four field goals and the No. 6-ranked Chattanooga Mocs converted a late fourth-and-six to seal a 33-27 win at VMI today.  UTC needed a pick-6 for the third weekend in a row to improve to 5-1 overall and 3-0 in Southern Conference action.Ribeiro made kicks from 37, 20, 31 and 24 yards, the fifth time in school history a Moc has made four field goals in a game.  Senior defensive ba... More>>

Ribeiro boots 4 FG's as Mocs beat VMI 33-27

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LEXINGTON, Va. (AP) - Henrique Ribeiro made four field goals and Chattanooga held on to beat VMI 33-27 on Saturday.    Ribeiro converted from the 37, 20, 31, and 24 without a missed field goal. Jacob Huesman threw one touchdown pass and ran for another score to lead Chattanooga (5-1, 3-0 Southern Conference). Derrick Craine added 112 yards on 19 carries.    Ribeiro's fourth field goal stretched the Mocs lead to 26-21. Sema'je Kendall scored on a 28-yard in... More>>

6th-Ranked Mocs Roll over Furman 31-3

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CHATTANOOGA, TN  (gomocs.com)  ---The sixth-ranked Chattanooga Mocs dominated both lines of scrimmage in a 31-3 win over Furman at Finley Stadium today. The win is the fourth in a row for UTC as it moves to 4-1 overall, 2-0 in the Southern Conference. Furman is now 3-3, 1-1 in the league. There was a 186-yard difference in rushing yards between the two schools that both pride themselves on controlling the game on the ground. That's by design according to junior linebacke... More>>

Mocs squash Furman 31-3

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CHATTANOOGA, Tenn. (AP) - Derrick Craine matched a career-high with three rushing touchdowns and Chattanooga beat Furman 31-3 on Saturday.    Craine ran for 138 yards on 21 carries to lead the Mocs (4-1, 2-0 Southern Conference) to their fourth-straight victory.    Craine scored twice from the 4-yard line, and Lucas Webb scored on 35-yard interception return to give Chattanooga a 21-3 halftime lead.    Furman (3-3, 1-1) had a 14-play, 72-yar... More>>

Mocs prepare for familiar SoCon foe Furman

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CHATTANOOGA, TN  (WRCB)  -- The now 6th ranked Chattanooga Mocs resume their Southern Conference football gauntlet Saturday afternoon at Finley Stadium with a familiar foe, Furman University's Paladins.Tuesday at his weekly media briefing, Mocs Head Football Coach Russ Huesman had high praise for the Paladins' program.Huesman says fans shouldn't read too little into the Paladins' 3-2 overall record, noting Furman's tough start this season."They have played a monster sche... More>>

Mocs' McMillan back with team after recent gun arrest

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CHATTANOOGA, TN  (WRCB)  -- Chattanooga Mocs defensive end Vantrell McMillan, who was suspended indefinitely by Head Coach Russ Huesman after McMillan's September arrest for public intoxication and gun possession, is now back with the team and is expected to play Saturday's home game against Furman.UTC Associate Athletic Director Jay Blackman confirming McMillan's reinstatement to the team Tuesday afternoon, saying McMillan returned to Mocs' football practices late last week.... More>>

SoCon tabs Huesman Offensive Player of the Month

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SPARTANBURG, SC  (gomocs.com)  --  University of Tennessee at Chattanooga senior quarterback Jacob Huesman was named the Southern Conference Offensive Player of the Month, the league office announced today.  It marks the third time in his career Huesman has earned a monthly honor from the conference. Huesman helped guide the Mocs to a 3-1 mark during September.  A two-time SoCon Offensive Player of the Week, he ran and threw for over 100 yards in two of th... More>>

Mocs Earn Highest FCS National Ranking in School History

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CHATTANOOGA, TN  (gomocs.com) -- The University of Tennessee at Chattanooga football team earned its highest FCS ranking in school history in both polls officially recognized by the NCAA today.  The Mocs are No. 6 in both the STATS.com Top 25 and the FCS Coaches Poll. UTC is off to a 3-1 start and is 1-0 in Southern Conference action.  UTC's only loss was a 26-23 setback to current No. 1 Jacksonville State in the season opener on Sept. 5.  The Mocs have been ra... More>>

UTC men's tennis split singles matches to finish Baras Classic

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CHATTANOOGA, TN  (gomocs.com) --- As rain continued to take its toll on sporting events throughout the Southeast Saturday, the UTC Steve Baras Fall Classic was fortunate enough to have access to indoor facilities.  Although the tournament was cut short following the semifinals, each individual was able to get in one singles match at the Racquet Club of Chattanooga. The Mocs scored wins in three of their six matches, led by junior Lucas Plesky.  He defeated Middle Te... More>>

Henderson takes JSU Foothills, Mocs place 2nd

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OXFORD, Ala. --- University of Tennessee at Chattanooga junior Teghan Henderson (Pickering, Ontario) placed first at the JSU Foothills Cross Country Invitational and led the women’s cross country team to a second place finish while the men, paced by junior Paul Stuart (Brentwood, Tenn.), also finished second.Henderson, with nearly a year out of competition due to injury, set a meet record with a time of 17:15.47 despite the rain that fell throughout.“She looked good,”... More>>

Wet weather prompts changes to Mocs Cross Country plans in Jacksonville

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CHATTANOOGA, Tenn. --- The University of Tennessee at Chattanooga men’s and women’s cross country teams will head south to Alabama to participate in the JSU Foothills Invitational hosted by Jacksonville State in Oxford, Ala.The men’s 8-kilometer race will begin at 9:30 a.m. Eastern time at the Oxford Lake Complex with the women’s 5K set to start at 10:30 a.m.This will be the men’s first 8K distance race this season. UTC opened the year at the Belmont Invit... More>>

Mocs Host 33rd Baras Tournament this Weekend

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CHATTANOOGA, TN  (gomocs.com)  --  The University of Tennessee at Chattanooga hosts the 33rd annual Steve Baras Fall Classic tennis tournament at the Champions Club this weekend.  The Baras is traditionally one of the top fall collegiate events in the region, and the Mocs will again welcome an excellent field to the Scenic City. The women are represented by UTC, Ole Miss, Middle Tennessee, Western Kentucky, Kennesaw State, Murray State, Eastern Kentucky, Wester... More>>

#8 Chattanooga Shuts Out Presbyterian 21-0

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CLINTON, S.C.  (gomocs.com)  ---The 8th-ranked Chattanooga Mocs defense was in shutdown mode in a 21-0 win at Presbyterian in a non-conference matchup. The Mocs are now 3-1, while the Blue Hose fall to 1-3 on a rainy night in Bailey Memorial Stadium.It was more than an impressive performance from the defense in the first shutout since a 51-0 win at Western Carolina last season. The Mocs allowed their hosts a meager 117 yards of total offense, a miniscule eight in the second h... More>>

Chattanooga runs over Presbyterian 21-0

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CLINTON, S.C. (AP) - Jacob Huesman threw for one touchdown and ran for another, and Chattanooga easily beat Presbyterian 21-0 on Saturday.    Huesman was 11 of 16 for 107 yards and ran for 132 yards on 23 carries for the Mocs. Derrick Crane added 82 yards rushing and Richardre Bagley had 74 as Chattanooga ran up 293 yards on the ground.    Chattanooga (3-1) built a 14-0 halftime lead as Huesman ran 7 yards for a score after a fumble recovery on Presbyteria... More>>

UTC football player suspended following arrest

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A UTC football player has been suspended indefinitely following a weekend arrest. Chattanooga Police arrested Vantrel McMillian, 21, on Sunday at a party on Chamberlain Avenue. More>>

Moc grapplers announce 2015-16 season schedule

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CHATTANOOGA, TN  (gomocs.com) --  University of Tennessee at Chattanooga wrestling head coach Heath Eslinger has announced the Mocs' 2015-16 schedule.  UTC's upcoming slate includes 20 events, beginning with the Blue-Gold Match on Thursday, Oct. 29. After the annual intrasquad scrimmage, the Mocs send selected individuals to take part in the NWCA All-Star Meet in Atlanta, Ga., on Sunday, Nov. 1.  That is followed by the first of 12 dual meets with a visit from ... More>>

#10 Chattanooga Opens SoCon Play with 31-21 Road Win at Samford

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BIRMINGHAM, Ala.---The 10th-ranked Chattanooga Mocs used a team effort to capture a 31-21 road win at Samford in both team’s Southern Conference opener. A defense that struggled giving up big plays in its first two games, made the big plays today.“That’s defense right there,” coach Russ Huesman said. “Our guys got after it, they played hard. We didn’t blitz one time for our defensive line. Great job by our defensive line. “Incredible and I... More>>

Chattanooga beats Samford 31-21

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HOMEWOOD, Ala. (AP) - Jacob Huesman threw for two touchdowns and ran for another to lead Chattanooga to a 31-21 win over Samford in Southern Conference play on Saturday.    Huesman finished with 181 yards passing and 150 yards rushing for the Mocs (2-1, 1-0).    Huesman connected with Xavier Borishade for a 28-yard touchdown to make it 7-7 after Samford scored on its first possession.    With the Mocs trailing 14-7 early in the second quarte... More>>

Mocs top Mars Hill 44-34

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CHATTANOOGA, Tenn. (gomocs.com)  ---The No. 10 Chattanooga Mocs used a fantastic offensive performance to top the visiting Mars Hill Lions 44-34. It was replete with career highs and school records as the squad moved to 1-1 on the young season.Derrick Craine ran for a career-best 169 yards with four touchdowns, three on the ground. Xavier Borishade bettered his previous career high with 10 receptions and 116 yards. "Give our offense credit,” coach Russ Huesman stat... More>>

Mocs must "bounce back fast, very fast" after loss to Jacksonville St.

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Odds are, you've heard a football coach say, snap and clear. If not it basically means, if it doesn't end well, move on and clear your mind. Jacksonville State has made that task rather difficult for the Chattanooga Mocs football team in recent years.... More>>

Mocs fall to Jacksonville State 23-20 in season opener

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CHATTANOOGA, Tenn.(gomocs.com)  ---With the backdrop of the third-largest crowd in school history (15,812), the eighth-ranked Chattanooga Mocs fell to No. 7 Jacksonville State 23-20. The Gamecocks converted the win late in the fourth quarter.“They made more plays than we did,” head coach Russ Huesman shared. “That’s why they won the football game. They made three fourth-down plays. We could have got them off the field and won a football game. We didn’... More>>

Jacksonville St. clips Mocs 23-20

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CHATTANOOGA, Tenn. (AP) - Troymaine Pope rushed for 180 yards on 15 carries and Miles Jones pounded in a 1-yard touchdown run with 2:41 remaining in the game to help lead Jacksonville State to a 23-20 come-from-behind win over Chattanooga in the season opener for both schools on Saturday.    Jones' run capped a 10-play, 79-yard drive that included a crucial 4th-and-3 conversion at the Chattanooga 11-yard line.    Eli Jenkins completed 16 of 24 passes for 1... More>>

Mocs to honor five slain military members with helmet decal

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The University of Tennessee at Chattanooga will honor the five military members gunned down in Chattanooga with a helmet decal. More>>

Mocs' "30 minutes or less" ticket deal for JSU

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CHATTANOOGA, TN  (gomocs.com) ---  Don't have your tickets to the Jacksonville State game yet?  If you work or live within five miles of campus, Monday will be one last chance to get them delivered in '30 Minutes orLess' or they are FREE.  This is for tickets to Saturday's season opener, or a full order of season tickets. Only ticket orders made over the phone are eligible for this promotion. Call the UTC Ticket Office at (423) 266-MOCS (6627) to take part in t... More>>

Mocs' countdown to kickoff, got tickets?

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CHATTANOOGA, TN  (gomocs.com)  --  The buzz is getting louder and the excitement is growing all over the Scenic City for Chattanooga Football's 2015 home opener against No. 7 Jacksonville State on Sept. 5.  The eighth-ranked Mocs host the Gamecocks at 6:00 p.m. at Finley Stadium. Season tickets continue to be a hot commodity, especially considering Chattanooga is coming off its most successful season in school history.  UTC is picked to win its third strai... More>>

Mocs Announce Fall Men's Tennis Schedule

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CHATTANOOGA, TN  (gomocs.com) --  University of Tennessee at Chattanooga men's tennis head coach Carlos Garcia announced the Mocs 2015 fall schedule today.  UTC is set to play in three tournaments in October, in preparation for the spring dual season in the second semester.The Mocs open fall action hosting the UTC Steve Baras Fall Classic.  This is one of the bigger fall tournaments in the region and takes place Oct. 2-3 at the Champions Club.  This event inclu... More>>

Mocs fans can huddle & lunch with Coach Huesman Friday

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CHATTANOOGA, TN (gomocs.com)  -- Come join Chattanooga Football head coach Russ Huesman for lunch on Friday at the Spring Hill Suites.  The Mocs Club is hosting its first coaches luncheon of the year and all Mocs fans are invited to attend. Cost for the event is $15 and tickets can be purchased on GoMocs.com.  Those wanting to attend can also purchase tickets at the UTC Ticket Office or by calling (423) 266-MOCS (6627). Coach Huesman previews the upcoming seaso... More>>

Chattanoogans meet hometown Mocs

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CHATTANOOGA, TN  (WRCB) --- Chattanoogans and UTC sports fans got to meet the 2015 Chattanooga Mocs of every sporting program Sunday at the Tennessee Pavilion.The event, tabbed as  "Meet the Mocs at the Market" enjoyed the big crowd of fans throughout the day.The morning's early downpour did not dampen the crowd's enthusiasm as there was a steady flow of autograph seekers and well-wishers. The men's and women's basketball teams highlighted the early session, fo... More>>

Mocs Improve in Saturday Scrimmage

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CHATTANOOGA, TN  (gomocs.com) --  The Chattanooga Mocs were back at Finley Stadium Saturday morning, taking part in a 91-play scrimmage on Davenport Field.  The mood was much better after this workout, compared to the last rained-shorted scrimmage on Friday, Aug. 14. "It looked like, for the most part, we were fundamentally sound," stated head coach Russ Huesman.  "You can judge a scrimmage by how many bodies are on the ground at one time.  ... More>>

Meet the Mocs at the Market Set for Sunday

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CHATTANOOGA, TN (WRCB) --   The Chattanooga Mocs have teamed up with the Chattanooga Market for Meet the Mocs at the Market on Sunday, Aug. 23.  UTC's annual autograph day for all sports will be inside the First Tennessee Pavilion from 11:00 a.m. until 4:00 p.m. (E.D.T.).All of the Mocs teams, along with Scrappy and the Spirit Squad are scheduled to sign autographs and hand out posters and schedule cards throughout the day.  Come out and enjoy this great opportunity... More>>

Mocs' Virgin Garners Preseason All-American Honors

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CHATTANOOGA, TN  (gomocs.com) -- Three members of the University of Tennessee at Chattanooga football team were on the College Sports Madness Preseason All-American squad, the online publication announced this week. This is the first national recognition for junior defensive back Dee Virgin.  A two-year starter at corner, Virgin made the third team. He led the Mocs and was third in the SoCon with 12 passes defended in 2014.  He has played in all 26 games over t... More>>

Mocs host "swag swap" on campus Friday

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CHATTANOOGA, TN (gomocs.com)-- With just over two weeks away from one of the most anticipated showdowns in Chattanooga Football history, the No. 8 FCS ranked Mocs host the No. 7 Jacksonville State Gamecocks on Sept. 5 at Finley Stadium.  To get students ready for the CODE BLUE game, the Mocs are hosting their third annual Swag Swap on campus on Friday. The 'Swag Swap' takes place from 11:00 a.m. until 3:00 p.m. in Heritage Plaza.  Students are encouraged to bring gear fr... More>>

Mocs unveil “Under the Weather” ticket promo

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CHATTANOOGA, TN (gomocs.com) -- Has all of the rain in Chattanooga this week got you down?  Don't worry, the Mocs have you covered with their "Under the Weather" promotion for new football season tickets.Check the weather on Thursday, Aug. 20, and note the high and low temperature for the day.  The high temperature is the cost of a reserved football season ticket, while the low is the cost of a general admission season ticket.  This special pricing is for new t... More>>

Football Mocs resume JSU preps Monday

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CHATTANOOGA, TN (WRCB) -- Russ Huesman's 2015 UTC football team had Sunday off after a rather disappointing and rain shortened scrimmage and practice Friday and Saturday at Finley Stadium.Saturday marked the end of Mocs' preseason training camp.Monday, preparations resume in earnest for UTC's tough season opener against top ranked and regional rival Jacksonville State University.Considering the calendar and the impending September 5th game at Finley Stadium, time management... More>>

Mocs Get Mixed Results in Rain-Shortened Scrimmage

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CHATTANOOGA, TN  (gomocs.com)  --  It took an hour-long, near flash flood at Finley Stadium to slow down the Mocs offense in the only scrimmage of fall camp Friday afternoon.  UTC managed to get in 70 plays despite the rain delay, and had some mixed results on both sides of the ball. The Mocs only got in eight plays before a downpour ran them off the field for an hour.  However, in those eight plays were a 57-yard touchdown run and a 55-yard pass play for ... More>>

Ribeiro Named to Fred Mitchell Award Watch List

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CHATTANOOGA, TN (gomocs.com) -- University of Tennessee at Chattanooga junior kicker Henrique Ribeiro was named to the 2015 Fred Mitchell Award Watch List today.  He is one of 41 candidates for the top kicker in the Football Championship Subdivision (FCS), Division II, III, National Association of Intercollegiate Athletics (NAIA) and National Junior College Athletic Association (NJCAA).The Award’s Selection Committee Chairman Chris Kearney said, “These place-kickers ar... More>>

Mocs' Men's Tennis Earns ITA Team Academic Honors

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CHATTANOOGA, TN  (gomocs.com) ---The University of Tennessee at Chattanooga men’s tennis team earned the Intercollegiate Tennis Association’s All-Academic Team Award this week.  This makes the Mocs one of just 48 schools in the country, and the only one in the Southern Conference, who had both its men’s and women’s tennis programs earn ITA team recognition for work in the classroom. The ITA All-Academic Team award is open to any member program tha... More>>

Huesman likes challenge of UTC's season opener against Jacksonville State

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CHATTANOOGA, TN (WRCB) -- Mocs Head Football Coach Russ Huesman was taking a plunge for charity Saturday afternoon at Universal Joint in downtown Chattanooga.Huesman was one of a number of local sports celebrities taking part in the 2nd Annual Beach Party Fundraiser for St. Jude Childrens Research Hospital.Huesman, along with UTC wrestling Head Coach Heath Eslinger, served as honorary targets in the dunk tank.Priot to Huesmans numerous plunges into the cool water, we caught up with him... More>>

Three Mocs named to STATS FCS Preseason All-American Team

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CHATTANOOGA, TN (gomocs.com) --- Three members of the University of Tennessee at Chattanooga football team earned preseason All-American recognition. Senior Jacob Huesman, junior Corey Levin and sophomore Lucas Webb were all included on SportsNetwork.coms STATS FCS Preseason All-American squad.Levin, the 2014 Jacobs Blocking Award recipient as the top offensive lineman in the Southern Conference, was a first team selection. Huesman made the second team as a quarterback while Webb was a... More>>

Mocs' Helmets & Heels Event Set for July 24

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CHATTANOOGA, TN (gomocs.com)-- Hey Mocs fans, the 2015 college football season will be here before you know it and the Chattanooga Mocs are getting everyone ready for kickoff. UTC has a preseason top-10 team and opens with a huge game against No. 7 Jacksonville State on Sept. 5 at Finley Stadium.In preparation of this years opener, the Mocs are hosting the Helmets Heels womens football clinic on Friday, July 24. Ladies, we know you love your Mocs, so bring your Blue and Gold spirit an... More>>

Mocs No. 5 in Lindy’s Sports Preseason FCS Top 25

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CHATTANOOGA, TN (WRCB)-- The University of Tennessee at Chattanooga grabbed another preseason top 10 national ranking. The Mocs are No. 5 in Lindys Sports FCS Top 25 heading into the 2015 campaign.This is UTCs highest preseason ranking of any of the major publications that released a poll for the Football Championship Subdivision. Chattanooga is No. 8 in the both the Sporting News and Athlon Sports rankings.The preseason hype continues to build around the Mocs home opener against Jacks... More>>

Mocs Set School Record with 35 on the Spring Academic All-SoCon Team

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CHATTANOOGA, TN (GoMocs.com) -- The University of Tennessee at Chattanooga athletics department set a school record with 35 members on the spring Academic All-Southern Conference team. The numbers are based on the release from the league office earlier today. To be eligible for the academic all-conference team, student-athletes must carry at least a 3.3 cumulative GPA entering the spring season and were required to compete in at least one-half of their teams' competitions during the recently ... More>>

Mocs garner preseason #8 ranking from Athlon

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CHATTANOOGA, TN (GoMocs.com)-- The Chattanooga Mocs seem to be holding steady in the No. 8 spot in various preseason national rankings. That's where Athlon Sports picked the Mocs in its Football Championship Subdivision (FCS) Top 25 released earlier this week. UTC was ranked No. 8 at the end of last season that included its first ever appearance in the quarterfinals of the FCS Playoffs. The Mocs are coming off a 10-4 record and return 42 letter winners and 16 starters. Chattanooga also grabbe... More>>

SoCon extends hoops tourneys in Asheville

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ASHEVILLE, N.C. (soconsports.com)– The Southern Conference announced Wednesday it has reached an agreement with representatives from Asheville, N.C., to host the league's men's and women's basketball tournament through the league's centennial celebration in 2021. The four-year extension to the existing deal, which was set to expire in 2017, includes both the men's and women's basketball tournaments as well as the league's wrestling championship, which moved to Asheville this past season.“The ... More>>

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  • Cotter Named Chattanooga Track, Cross Country Assistant Coach

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    Friday, July 17 2015 9:59 AM EDT2015-07-17 13:59:29 GMT
    CHATTANOOGA, Tenn. --- University of Tennessee at Chattanooga Cross Country and Track and Field head coach Bill Gautier named former student-athlete Amanda Cotter as assistant coach.“Amanda is an achiever,” Gautier said. “She is a good role model for these younger student-athletes. She knows the benefits of hard work both in the classroom and in competition. She is what we embody here at UTC.”Cotter, an NCAA All-Region cross country and seven-time all-conference...More >>
    CHATTANOOGA, Tenn. --- University of Tennessee at Chattanooga Cross Country and Track and Field head coach Bill Gautier named former student-athlete Amanda Cotter as assistant coach.“Amanda is an achiever,” Gautier said. “She is a good role model for these younger student-athletes. She knows the benefits of hard work both in the classroom and in competition. She is what we embody here at UTC.”Cotter, an NCAA All-Region cross country and seven-time all-conference...More >>
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  • McLean, Pryor Lead Mocs to 84-78 Win at The Citadel

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    CHARLESTON, SC  (gomocs.com) ---The Chattanooga Mocs scored a come-from-behind 84-78 win at The Citadel Saturday afternoon in the Southern Conference opener for both programs. The Mocs were down six, 72-66, with 3:59 to play. That changed quickly. Tre’ McLean got it started with a three-point play at 3:47. On the ensuing possession, a McLean steal led to an Eric Robertson dunk. Greg Pryor’s steal on the next trip down turned into a McLean slam to retake the lead, 73-7...More >>
    CHARLESTON, SC  (gomocs.com) ---The Chattanooga Mocs scored a come-from-behind 84-78 win at The Citadel Saturday afternoon in the Southern Conference opener for both programs. The Mocs were down six, 72-66, with 3:59 to play. That changed quickly. Tre’ McLean got it started with a three-point play at 3:47. On the ensuing possession, a McLean steal led to an Eric Robertson dunk. Greg Pryor’s steal on the next trip down turned into a McLean slam to retake the lead, 73-7...More >>
  • Chattanooga beats The Citadel 84-78 in SoCon opener

    Chattanooga beats The Citadel 84-78 in SoCon opener

    Saturday, January 16 2016 12:00 AM EST2016-01-16 05:00:38 GMT
    CHARLESTON, S.C. (AP) - Tre' McLean scored 18 points, Greg Pryor added 16 points with five assists and Chattanooga held on to beat The Citadel 84-78 in the Southern Conference opener for both teams on Saturday.      Duke Ethridge chipped in 13 points for Chattanooga (12-2, 1-0), which shot 50 percent from the floor and has won seven-straight games.      Derrick Henry scored 16 points on 3-of-11 shooting but made 8 of 9 free throws to lead The Citadel (7-7,...More >>
    CHARLESTON, S.C. (AP) - Tre' McLean scored 18 points, Greg Pryor added 16 points with five assists and Chattanooga held on to beat The Citadel 84-78 in the Southern Conference opener for both teams on Saturday.      Duke Ethridge chipped in 13 points for Chattanooga (12-2, 1-0), which shot 50 percent from the floor and has won seven-straight games.      Derrick Henry scored 16 points on 3-of-11 shooting but made 8 of 9 free throws to lead The Citadel (7-7,...More >>
  • Moc grapplers drop Campbell in SoCon action

    Moc grapplers drop Campbell in SoCon action

    Saturday, December 26 2015 12:00 AM EST2015-12-26 05:00:58 GMT
    BUIES CREEK, NC  (gomocs.com) -- The University of Tennessee at Chattanooga wrestling team took eight of 10 matches in a 31-12 win at Campbell Saturday.  The Mocs move to 4-1 overall and 2-0 in Southern Conference action, while the Camels drop to 0-6 and 0-1 in league matches. UTC scored bonus points in five of its eight wins, including a 19-2 technical fall by freshman Alonzo Allen to open action at 125.  Campbell actually led after two matches thanks to a pin by j...More >>
    BUIES CREEK, NC  (gomocs.com) -- The University of Tennessee at Chattanooga wrestling team took eight of 10 matches in a 31-12 win at Campbell Saturday.  The Mocs move to 4-1 overall and 2-0 in Southern Conference action, while the Camels drop to 0-6 and 0-1 in league matches. UTC scored bonus points in five of its eight wins, including a 19-2 technical fall by freshman Alonzo Allen to open action at 125.  Campbell actually led after two matches thanks to a pin by j...More >>
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