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Blackburn names McCall as new Mocs basketball coach

University of Tennessee at Chattanooga Vice Chancellor and Director of Athletics David Blackburn announced Matt McCall as the new men’s basketball head coach today.  McCall recently finished his fourth season as an assistant at the University of Florida, and is the 19th head coach in the history of Chattanooga basketball.

Graduate Athletic Training Program researches impact in youth football

Faculty and students in The University of Tennessee at Chattanooga Graduate Athletic Training Program joined MomsTEAM Institute, a leading youth sports health and safety think tank and watchdog group, for a pilot test of MomsTEAM’s innovative SmartTeam™ program which installs impact sensors in youth football players’ helmets. “This started as an initiative to improve policies, procedures, and safeguards to protect kids and reduce the risk of brain and other

Five inducted to 2015 Athletics Hall of Fame

The University of Tennessee at Chattanooga Athletics Department and the Office of Alumni Affairs announced the Class of 2015 Athletics Hall of Fame Inductees.

Women’s basketball, Chattanooga wrestlers win SoCon tournaments

Congratulations to the UTC women’s basketball team and Chattanooga wrestlers! The Chattanooga women’s basketball team drew a No. 7 seed in the NCAA Tournament, its highest in school history, and players learned Monday night they will take on No. 10 Pittsburgh Saturday, March 21, at 11 a.m. at Thompson-Boling Arena in Knoxville.  This will be Chattanooga’s 13th trip to the NCAA and its highest seed in school history. The

Women’s Basketball ranked 23rd by AP; next game is Monday, February 9

For the first time since Sharon Fanning coached the UTC Women’s Basketball Team in 1984, it has cracked the Associated Press top 25 ranked schools—first at number 25 and now in the 23rd spot.  Read about the team win against ETSU. UTC sophomore guard Chelsey Shumpert was named Southern Conference women’s basketball Player of the Week.  Shumpert averaged 20.5 points per game in two contests in the last week.