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Football Time in Tennessee!

It’s August and that means that football is back in the spotlight. High schools have been playing, colleges teams are about to take the field, and the pros are in their preseason of evaluation in preparation for the regular season…

TSU loses amid controversy

For the third straight year the EIU versus TSU (3-2, 0-2) matchup came down to the final play. The Eastern Illinois Panthers beat the Tennessee State Tigers 19-16 in double overtime this past Saturday night at Nissan Stadium. It was…

TSU makes statement in season opener

TSU football pic

With over 15,000 in attendance at Nissan Stadium, the 18th annual John Merritt Classic game resulted in a Tennessee State University pounding of the Golden Lions of Arkansas-Pine Bluff. Final score, 44-0. The Tigers claimed its first shutout win since…