Tucker Stadium

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Tucker Stadium
TuckerStadium.jpg
Location One William L. Jones Drive
Cookeville, TN 38501
Owner Tennessee Technological University
Operator Tennessee Technological University
Capacity 16,500
Surface Stadia Turf
Opened 1966
Tenants
Tennessee Technological University Golden Eagles (NCAA) (1966–present)

Tucker Stadium is a 16,500-seat multi-purpose stadium in Cookeville, Tennessee. It is home to the Tennessee Technological University Golden Eagles team, and is named for former coach, Wilburn Tucker (1920–1980). The football field is named Overall Field in honor of former coach and administrator P.V. Overall. The stadium opened in 1966.[1]

Tucker Stadium has hosted the TSSAA high school football state championships since 2009.[2]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Tucker Stadium: Home of Golden Eagles Football," TTUSports.com. Accessed: 1 September 2016.
  2. ^ "Champions Are Made Here: Tucker Stadium to Host TSSAA Through 2016, TTUSports.com, 14 August 2012.

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Coordinates: 36°10′41″N 85°30′22″W / 36.178085°N 85.506169°W / 36.178085; -85.506169