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ETSU expected to introduce Carl Torbush Friday

By Jordan Conigliaro
Published On: Jun 20 2013 05:57:46 PM CDT
Updated On: Jun 20 2013 08:20:20 PM CDT

Former North Carolina head coach Carl Torbush is expected to be introduced Friday.

BRISTOL, Va. -

ETSU Director of Athletics Richard Sander and Hall of Fame coach Phil Fulmer played golf at the Virginian Golf Club in Bristol Thursday.

They have been leading ETSU's search for a new football coach for the past several months.

Former North Carolina head coach Carl Torbush is expected to be introduced Friday.

A press conference is scheduled for 5 p.m. at the Millennium Center in Johnson City.

The 61-year-old Torbush is a Knoxville native who started his playing career at Tennessee before transferring to Carson-Newman. He served as head coach of the Tar Heels from 1997-2000.

Most recently, Torbush coached the linebackers at Liberty University before retiring earlier this year.