Skyhawk Football Defeats Murray State on Family Weekend
The UT Martin Football team picked up a big win this weekend. The Skyhawks opened conference play by defeating rival Murray State by a score of 40-7 on Family Weekend. Freshman Quarterback John Bacchus led the team offensively with 345 total yards and 2 total touchdowns. Junior Running Back Peyton Logan added 95 rushing yards and a touchdown. Defensively, the Skyhawks limited the Racers to just 267 yards of total offense, allowing just 17 rushing yards on the night. The team returns to action on Saturday as they travel to take on Eastern Kentucky. Kickoff from Roy Kidd Stadium is at 2 p.m. You can catch all the action on WUTM 90.3 The Hawk starting at 1:30.