Former Miami quarterback Cade Weldon and former Coastal Carolina quarterback Chance Thrasher have transferred to East Tennessee State.
- ETSU adds QB transfers Weldon, Thrasher
- New ETSU coach reprimanded, docked for slap
- E. Tennessee State puts Sanders on paid leave
- East Tennessee hires FSU's Sanders as coach
East Tennessee State football coach Randy Sanders will be docked one week's salary and receive a letter of reprimand after the school reviewed an incident in which Sanders slapped the helmet of a football player during practice.
East Tennessee State has placed recently hired football coach Randy Sanders on paid administrative leave.
Randy Sanders, who spent the past four years as Florida State's co-offensive coordinator, has officially been hired as East Tennessee State's new head coach.
East Tennessee State coach Carl Torbush has announced his retirement.
East Tennessee State has dismissed defensive back Jackson Trawick after he was arrested on a statutory rape charge.
Scott Carter will take over as East Tennessee State's athletic director next month, replacing Richard Sander.
East Tennessee State has fired defensive line coach Scott Brumett, less than a week after he was arrested on charges of assault, disorderly conduct and public intoxication.
The Southern Conference has added East Tennessee, Mercer and VMI to the league.