2012 Tennessee Tech Golden Eagles football team

The 2012 Tennessee Tech Golden Eagles football team represented Tennessee Technological University in the 2012 NCAA Division I FCS football season. They were led by sixth-year head coach Watson Brown and played their home games at Tucker Stadium. They are a member of the Ohio Valley Conference. They finished the season 3–8, 1–7 in OVC play to finish in a tie for eighth place.

2012 Tennessee Tech Golden Eagles football
Tennessee Tech Athletics pre-2005 logo.svg
ConferenceOhio Valley Conference
2012 record3–8 (1–7 OVC)
Head coachWatson Brown (6th season)
Defensive coordinatorBilly Taylor
Home stadiumTucker Stadium
(Capacity: 16,500)
Seasons
← 2011
2013 →
2012 Ohio Valley Conference football standings
Conf     Overall
Team   W   L         W   L  
No. 25 Eastern Illinois $^   6 1         7 5  
No. 21 Eastern Kentucky   6 2         8 3  
UT Martin   6 2         8 3  
Jacksonville State   5 3         6 5  
Tennessee State   4 3         8 3  
Murray State   4 4         5 6  
Southeast Missouri State   2 6         3 8  
Tennessee Tech   1 7         3 8  
Austin Peay   1 7         2 9  
  • $ – Conference champion
  • ^ – FCS playoff participant
Rankings from The Sports Network poll

ScheduleEdit

DateTimeOpponentSiteTVResultAttendance
August 307:00 pmHampton*OVC Digital NetworkW 41–3110,130
September 67:00 pmNorth Greenville*
  • Tucker Stadium
  • Cookeville, TN
W 42–146,306
September 152:00 pmat No. 4 (FBS) Oregon*PAC-12 NetworkL 14–6357,091
September 226:00 pmat Southeast Missouri StateL 38–41 2OT8,327
September 296:00 pmat Murray StateL 35–709,794
October 67:00 pmJacksonville State
  • Tucker Stadium
  • Cookeville, TN
L 28–377,141
October 207:00 pmNo. 23 Eastern Kentucky
  • Tucker Stadium
  • Cookeville, TN
L 28–425,668
October 271:00 pmat No. 21 Tennessee StateL 21–2211,373
November 31:30 pmEastern Illinois 
  • Tucker Stadium
  • Cookeville, TN
L 24–318,968
November 101:30 pmNo. 23 UT Martin
  • Tucker Stadium
  • Cookeville, TN (Sgt. York Trophy)
W 45–44 OT3,709
November 171:00 pmat Austin PeayL 31–383,738

ReferencesEdit