Sun Belt Conference to air games on American Sports Network....NEW ORLEANS - The Sun Belt Conference will air football and basketball games throughout the 2016-17 season on the American Sports Network.  The announcement was made Wednesday.

BOONE, N.C. — With the new partnership announced on Wednesday between American Sports Network and the Sun Belt, Appalachian State University Football’s Sept. 10 whiteout against Old Dominion will kickoff at 3:30 p.m. inside Kidd Brewer Stadium on ASN.

The Watauga High athletic department has announced that the WHS junior varsity football game at Avery County scheduled for September 1 has been moved to August 31 at 7 p.m. The WHS JV team will open the season at Ashe County on Thursday, August 25.

Zeke Beam Named Associate A.D. for Communications....BOONE, N.C. — Zeke Beam has been named associate athletics director for strategic communications at Appalachian State University, announced by director of athletics Doug Gillin on Monday. This position has recently been elevated and the department of Sports Information has been renamed as Strategic Communications.

BOONE, N.C. – With kickoff in Knoxville against the Tennessee Volunteers and the beginning of the 2016 Appalachian State University football season less than a month away, the Appalachian Alumni Association invites you to enjoy pre-game festivities at the University of Tennessee on September 1