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Tyrie Adams Finishes Fourth in STATS FCS Freshman of Year Voting

Mon, 05 Dec 2016 15:15:00 EST

Western Carolina redshirt freshman quarterback Tyrie Adams finished fourth in the final national voting for the 2016 STATS FCS Jerry Rice Award which is given to the nation's best freshman. The 2016 Southern Conference Freshman of the Year, Adams was the top rookie quarterback among the 23 finalists on the ballot for the annual award.

Catamount Football Weekly: 2016 Season Wrap-Up

Wed, 23 Nov 2016 11:37:00 EST

Western Carolina head football coach Mark Speir sat down for a video conversation in the final installment of "Catamount Football Weekly," reflecting upon his squad's performance in the regular season finale against SEC-foe, South Carolina, while also recapping the 2016 season.

Tyrie Adams Tops 10 Catamounts on All-SoCon Football Teams

Tue, 22 Nov 2016 12:58:00 EST

Western Carolina had a combined 10 selections on the 2016 postseason All-Southern Conference teams unveiled today by the league office, headlined by quarterback Tyrie Adams who was dubbed the SoCon Freshman of the Year by both the league's head coaches and the voting media.

Detrez Newsome Named STATS Special Teams Player of the Week

Mon, 21 Nov 2016 15:34:00 EST

Western Carolina junior RB Detrez Newsome was today named the STATS FCS Special Teams Player of the Week following his outstanding performance in last Saturday's season finale at South Carolina.

Ground Game Spurs Catamount Football in 44-31 Loss at South Carolina

Sun, 20 Nov 2016 03:27:00 EST

Junior Detrez Newsome scored twice while breaking his own school-record with 365 all-purpose yards and freshman counterpart Connell Young posted a pair of rushing touchdowns as the upset-minded Western Carolina Catamounts battled the South Carolina Gamecocks before falling, 44-31, on Saturday at Williams-Brice Stadium.

Post-Game Notes: Western Carolina at South Carolina

Sun, 20 Nov 2016 02:12:00 EST

Post-game notes following Western Carolina's 44-31 road loss at SEC-foe, South Carolina.

Catamounts Falls Short in Season Finale Against South Carolina, 44-31

Sat, 19 Nov 2016 20:16:00 EST

The Catamounts (2-9) of the FCS Southern Conference kept denting the Gamecocks defense and were within 41-31 after Detrez Newsome's 93-yard kickoff return touchdown with 9:13 to go.

Catamount Football Weekly: Week 12 -- at South Carolina

Thu, 17 Nov 2016 12:11:00 EST

Western Carolina football concludes its 2016 regular season on Saturday afternoon at South Carolina. Head coach Mark Speir talks about the finale in the latest installment of "Catamount Football Weekly."

Post-Game Notes: Western Carolina at Furman

Sun, 13 Nov 2016 04:44:00 EST

Western Carolina post-game notes following Saturday's road loss at Furman at Paladin Stadium.

Catamount Football Drops Road Game at Furman, 49-21

Sat, 12 Nov 2016 20:00:00 EST

Reese Hannon threw for a touchdown and ran in two more to lead Furman to a 49-21 win over Western Carolina on Saturday.

Catamount Football Weekly: Week 11 -- at Furman

Tue, 08 Nov 2016 21:33:00 EST

On the latest installment of "Catamount Football Weekly," Western Carolina head football coach Mark Speir reflected upon last weekend's victory in the regular season home finale before turning his attention to Saturday's road game at Furman.

Catamounts, Gamecocks to Kickoff at 4 pm on Nov. 19

Mon, 07 Nov 2016 16:01:00 EST

Western Carolina football’s Nov. 19 meeting with the South Carolina Gamecocks scheduled for Williams-Brice Stadium will kick off at 4:00 pm and will be broadcast on the SEC Network Alternate channel, the SEC office announced on Monday.

Keion Crossen Dubbed SoCon Defensive Player of the Week

Mon, 07 Nov 2016 11:47:00 EST

Western Carolina junior defensive back Keion Crossen was named the Southern Conference Defensive Player of the Week on Monday stemming from his play in Saturday’s 32-29 victory over VMI. Crossen had a strong all-around day for the Catamounts, contributing on both defense and special teams.

Defense, Special Teams Key Football Senior Day Victory

Sat, 05 Nov 2016 21:21:00 EST

Terryon Robinson hauled in the game-winning, 53-yard scoring strike on Saturday. But it was defense and special teams that keyed Western Carolina to a 32-29 Hall of Fame / Senior Day victory over VMI.

Post-Game Notes: Western Carolina vs. VMI

Sat, 05 Nov 2016 20:10:00 EST

Post-game notes from Saturday afternoon's come-from-behind, 32-29, Catamount victory over the VMI Keydets on Hall of Fame and Senior Day.