Athletic director Kurt McGuffin has announced the hiring of Ryan Ridder as the University of Tennessee at Martin head men’s basketball coach.
Thirteen University of Tennessee at Martin students, along with Dr. Dexter Davis, associate professor of sport business, will experience the largest single day sporting event in the United States firsthand as they assist NFL staff Feb. 7 at Super Bowl LV.
The University of Tennessee at Martin is saddened to announce the passing of Anthony Stewart, who was slated to begin his fifth season as the Skyhawks’ head men’s basketball coach later this month. He was 50 years old.
Athletic Director Kurt McGuffin has agreed to a contract extension that will keep him at the University of Tennessee at Martin through June 30, 2025.
The Ohio Valley Conference Board of Presidents has announced fall competition and championships in the sports of football, men’s and women’s cross country, women’s soccer and women’s volleyball will be postponed due to the concerns and uncertainty surrounding the COVID-19 pandemic.
A total of 285 University of Tennessee at Martin student-athletes earned a spot on the Athletic Director’s Honor Roll during the Spring 2020 semester, leading to a departmental 3.26 Grade Point Average, which stands as the best academic semester in school history.
The University of Tennessee at Martin celebrated 25 years of being the Skyhawks on April 25, after the Skyhawk logo and caricature were originally introduced to UT Martin on this date in 1995.
The 52nd installment of the University of Tennessee at Martin Spring College Rodeo has been cancelled, the Skyhawk Athletic Department announced March 17.
The University of Tennessee at Martin Department of Athletics will no longer play NCAA-sanctioned sports for the duration of the 2019-20 academic year.
Bettye Giles, UT Martin’s first and only director of women’s athletics, was announced as a 2020 inductee into the Tennessee Sports Hall of Fame during halftime of the UT Martin women’s basketball game Feb. 15.