UT MARTIN FOOTBALL COMPLETES PRACTICE #5 OF SPRING BALL
March 27, 2018
MARTIN, Tenn. – Even though the practice occurred one day later than originally expected with spring showers peppering the schedule, the University of Tennessee at Martin football team concluded its fifth of 15 spring practices this afternoon.
The Skyhawks returned to the gridiron for their fifth practice of the spring to windy, but otherwise picture perfect playing conditions on Tuesday afternoon. While the squad is already a third of the way through the team’s practice slate, the competition is just ramping up.
With spring serving as a prime time for growth and development, UT Martin has taken advantage of its select afternoons and evenings for roster advancement. With a wealth of fresh faces, install of the team’s complex playbook has been a primary objective while players look to showcase their respective abilities heading into the offseason.
Coaches on both sides of the ball have already identified several players which have made their presence known and look primed for strong fall campaigns when the Skyhawks kickoff the season in September. With several holes left following graduation, spots are up for grabs at Hardy M. Graham Stadium.
Fans wishing to catch an early glimpse at the Skyhawks can attend the team’s first of three scheduled scrimmages on Friday, March 30 at 9 a.m. All practices are free and open to the public.