| Ohio Valley Conference|
Jeff Byrd (5th year)
| 7–5 (6–2 OVC)|
| Jason Simpson (11th year)|
Kevin Bannon (1st as OC 4th year)
2016 UT Martin Skyhawks football team Wikipedia
The 2016 UT Martin Skyhawks football team represented the University of Tennessee at Martin during the 2016 NCAA Division I FCS football season. They were led by 11th-year head coach Jason Simpson and played their home games at Graham Stadium. They were a member of the Ohio Valley Conference. They finished the season 7–5, 6–2 in OVC play to finish in second place.