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.