Quote Originally Posted by ntxgamecock View Post
My only UTM history knowledge is that, while in the Gulf South Conf, they were known as the “Pacers” but changed their mascot to the “Skyhawks” after leaving/moving up to D-IAA and subsequently joining the OVC. I assume they dropped Pacers to avoid any confusion with new conf foe Murray St., and I believe they chose Skyhawks because of an aviation degree program? Maybe? Not really sure.
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