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Tennessee Tech Golden Eagles football

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Seating capacity  16,500
NCAA division  Division I FCS
Bowl record  0–3 (.000)
Arena/Stadium  Tucker Stadium
Division  Division I (NCAA)
First season  1922
Colors  Purple, Gold
Location  Cookeville, Tennessee
All-time record  477–552–22 (.464)
Conference titles  10
Head coach  Marcus Satterfield
Conference  Ohio Valley Conference
Division titles  0
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The Tennessee Tech Golden Eagles football program is the intercollegiate American football team for the Tennessee Technological University located in the U.S. state of Tennessee. The team competes in the NCAA Division I Football Championship Subdivision (FCS) and are members of the Ohio Valley Conference. The school's first football team was fielded in 1922. The team plays its home games at the 16,500 seat Tucker Stadium. They are coached by Marcus Satterfield, who took over in 2016 following the retirement of Watson Brown.

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Notable former players

Notable alumni include:

  • Larry Schreiber
  • Elois Grooms
  • Mike Hennigan
  • Lonnie Warwick
  • Jim Youngblood
  • Da'Rick Rogers
  • Howard Stidham
  • Year-by-year results

  • 2007: 4–7
  • 2008: 3–8
  • 2009: 6–5
  • 2010: 5–6
  • 2011: 7–4
  • 2012: 3–8
  • 2013: 5–7
  • 2014: 5–7
  • 2015: 4–7
  • 2016: 5–6
  • Championships

    1952§, 1953, 1955, 1958§, 1959§, 1960, 1972, 1975 and 2011§

    § – Conference co-champions

    List of previous head coaches

  • Loyall Duyck (1922)
  • Putty Overall (1923–46, 1952–53)
  • Hooper Eblan (1947–49)
  • Star Wood (1950–51)
  • Wilburn Tucker (1954–67)
  • Don Wade (1968–82)
  • Gary Darnell (1983–85)
  • Jim Ragland (1986–95)
  • Mike Hennigan (1996-2006)
  • Watson Brown (2007-2015)
  • FCS Playoffs results

    The Golden Eagles have appeared in the FCS playoffs one time with an overall record of 0–1.

    Bowl Game results

    The Golden Eagles have appeared in three bowl games with an overall record of 0–3.

    References

    Tennessee Tech Golden Eagles football Wikipedia


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