Former Buccaneer Derek Carrier'12 has signed a contract with the Philadelphia Eagles and has been placed on the team's practice squad. Carrier originally signed with the Oakland Raiders as a rookie free agent following the 2012 draft. He was released as part of the Raiders final roster cut down. After his release from the Raiders, Carrier spent time with the Buccaneer football squad, working with the wide receivers, before the opportunity with the Eagles came up.
The college will test its emergency alert system on Wednesday (Sept. 2) at 12:30 p.m. As a part of the test, all faculty, staff, and students should receive an email, phone call, and text message at or around the common hour.