Knight to participate in SAC Football Digital Media Day on Wednesday


Knight to participate in SAC Football Digital Media Day on Wednesday
Tuesday, August 2, 2016 | by Josh Manck, Assistant AD for Athletic Communications

ROCK HILL - The South Atlantic Conference will host its annual Digital Media Day for media and fans previewing the upcoming 2016 football season. The event will take place this Wednesday (Aug. 3) and will be hosted on the Conference's official website, www.TheSAC.com. The session will begin at 9:20 a.m. and will feature all eight South Atlantic Conference head coaches and SAC Commissioner Patrick Britz.

Newberry head coach Todd Knight will start his Q&A session at 10:45 a.m. Wednesday. Knight is entering his eighth season as head coach at Newberry College, sporting an overall record of 40-36 with a South Atlantic Conference record of 26-23. He is the first coach in the 102-year history of Newberry College football to win 40 games and have a winning record as well.  The Wolves were picked to finish third in the South Atlantic Conference this season when the preseason poll was announced Monday.

The South Atlantic Conference invites all fans and media to log on to the SAC's website and ask questions. Fans can also ask questions via Twitter at #SACFB.

2016 SAC Football Digital Media Day Schedule

9:20 - 9:30 a.m.

Welcome, Instructions

9:30 - 9:45 a.m.

Patrick Britz, SAC Commissioner

9:45 - 10:00 a.m.

Curtis Walker, Catawba

10:00 - 10:15 a.m.

Paul Hamilton, Brevard

10:15 - 10:30 a.m.

Ken Sparks, Carson-Newman

10:30 - 10:45 a.m.

Mike Kellar, Lenoir-Rhyne

10:45 - 11:00 a.m.

Todd Knight, Newberry

11:00 - 11:15 a.m.

Jerry Odom, Tusculum

11:15 - 11:30 a.m.

Joe Reich, Wingate

11:30 - 11:45 a.m.

Tim Clifton, Mars Hill