Cougar fans come out to cheer on their Cougars Friday night at Neyland Stadium


KNOXVILLE, TN (WLAF) – The Campbell County Cougars are riding home tonight with a win on the bus after defeating Austin-East 13 to 6 in the KOC Kick-Off Classic at Neyland Stadium.

Cougars C.J. Allen and Aaron Ellison (CORRECTION Wyatt Sharpe) scored on short runs; Allen from four yards out and Ellison from five.  Thomas Johnson nailed the PAT when Allen scored.  The second extra point kick was no good.  More Matthew Moore photos HERE.

The Cougars open their 2019 season at home against the Cocke County Fighting Cocks, out of Newport, on Fri., Aug. 23. Kickoff is 7:30 pm with live radio, television and internet coverage over the WLAF – B & M Tires Sports Network beginning at 7 pm. Les Martin, the Voice of the Cougars, and Brent Allen bring you the action. Martin returns for his ninth season behind the mic. (WLAF NEWS PUBLISHED-08/16/2019-7PM-PHOTOS BY WLAF’S MATTHEW MOORE)