2012 Tennessee Tech Golden Eagles football team

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2012 Tennessee Tech Golden Eagles football
Tennessee Tech Athletics pre-2005 logo.svg
Conference Ohio Valley Conference
2012 record 3–8 (1–7 OVC)
Head coach Watson Brown (6th season)
Defensive coordinator Billy Taylor
Home stadium Tucker Stadium
(Capacity: 16,500)
Seasons
← 2011
2013 →
2012 OVC football standings
Conf     Overall
Team   W   L         W   L  
#25 Eastern Illinois $^   6 1         7 5  
#21 Eastern Kentucky   6 2         8 3  
Tennessee–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 FCS Poll

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.

Schedule[edit]

Date Time Opponent Site TV Result Attendance
August 30 7:00 PM Hampton* Tucker StadiumCookeville, TN OVC Digital Network W 41–31   10,130
September 6 7:00 PM North Greenville* Tucker Stadium • Cookeville, TN W 42–14   6,306
September 15 2:00 PM at No. 4 (FBS) Oregon* Autzen StadiumEugene, OR PAC-12 Network L 14–63   57,091
September 22 6:00 PM at Southeast Missouri State Houck StadiumCape Girardeau, MO L 38–41 2OT  8,327
September 29 6:00 PM at Murray State Roy Stewart StadiumMurray, KY L 35–70   9,794
October 6 7:00 PM Jacksonville State Tucker Stadium • Cookeville, TN L 28–37   7,141
October 20 7:00 PM No. 23 Eastern Kentucky Tucker Stadium • Cookeville, TN L 28–42   5,668
October 27 1:00 PM at No. 21 Tennessee State Hale StadiumNashville, TN (Sgt. York Trophy) L 21–22   11,373
November 3 1:30 PM Eastern Illinoisdagger Tucker Stadium • Cookeville, TN L 24–31   8,968
November 10 1:30 PM No. 23 UT Martin Tucker Stadium • Cookeville, TN (Sgt. York Trophy) W 45–44 OT  3,709
November 17 1:00 PM at Austin Peay Governors StadiumClarksville, TN (Sgt. York Trophy) L 31–38   3,738
*Non-conference game. daggerHomecoming. #Rankings from The Sports Network FCS Poll released prior to game. All times are in Central Time.

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