East Texas Baptist Tigers


Previous seasons

Year Overall Conf
2017 0-0, 0-0 ASC
2016 7-3, 3-3 ASC
2015 7-3, 4-1 ASC
2014 4-6, 1-4 ASC
2013 3-7, 1-5 ASC
2012 3-7, 2-5 ASC
2011 5-5, 4-4 ASC
2010 5-5, 4-4 ASC
2009 3-7, 3-5 ASC
2008 5-5, 5-3 ASC
2007 5-5, 5-3 ASC
2006 3-7, 3-5 ASC
2005 6-4, 6-3 ASC
2004 4-6, 4-5 ASC
2003 9-3, 8-1 ASC
2002 6-4, 6-3 ASC
2001 5-5, 4-5 ASC
2000 2-8, 1-8 ASC

Team Info

East Texas Baptist


Enrollment: 1093
Location: Marshall, TX
Colors: Blue, Gold
Stadium: Ornelas Stadium (3500)
Surface: Turf

News Releases

September 23, 2017 ETBU Scores 79 Points in Home Opener Over Belhaven MARSHALL, Texas – Scoring 45 points in the second half, including 24 unanswered, the East Texas Baptist University football team used their offense to unload on the Belhaven University Blazers 79-40. This marks the third time in the last two seasons that ETBU has scored more than 70 points in a game. It also improves their record to 3-0 on the season for the second year in a row and they are now 2-0 in American Southwest Conference play.
March 5, 2017 Youngest head coach leaves ETBU after one season Scotty Walden, the subject of much coverage because of his age (26), has left East Texas Baptist after one season as head coach.
October 29, 2016 #18 ETBU Wins Shootout in Louisiana to Retain the "Claw" PINEVILLE, La. – Coming down to the final series of the game in the “Battle of the Border Claw”, East Texas Baptist University picked up a first down on third-and-14 to finish running out the clock for a 64-62 win over Louisiana College. Louisiana College pulled within two points with 2:29 remaining in the game but failed to recover the on-side kick.
October 22, 2016 ETBU Dominates Howard Payne for 6th Win of Season MARSHALL, Texas – Dominating the homecoming game from the beginning #19/22 East Texas Baptist University (6-1, 2-1) scored 76 points routing Howard Payne University (0-7, 0-3), 76-14. The win for ETBU ensures them a winning season for only the fifth time in program history and is only the second time that ETBU has had back-to-back winning seasons.
October 8, 2016 ETBU Moves to Program Best 5-0 Start ABILENE, Texas – A slow start for #17 East Texas Baptist University turned into a come from behind victory in their first American Southwest Conference game of the year, 67-31, over McMurry University. ETBU trailed 7-6 after the first quarter but added 20 points in the second quarter to take the lead en route to over 700 yards of total offense on the day. ETBU moves to 5-0 which continues to be the program’s best start ever.
October 4, 2016 Rusher's collegiate rise began humbly Running back Aurren Cooksey was a high school star who ended up on Louisiana College's JV roster. But it was there he learned patience and perseverance, helping to propel him to being among the nation's best.