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.