JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (Oct. 7, 2005) - The ETSU Department of Intercollegiate Athletics in conjunction with the Atlantic Sun Conference will host the 2005-06 men's basketball media day event Monday morning, Oct. 10 at the Carnegie Hotel in Johnson City.
The event, which will feature all 11 head coaches from the A-Sun, will bring everyone involved with A-Sun men's basketball together with members of the media for a special tip-off to the season. In addition to the typical media day interviews, other events planned include a live Tip-Off Show hosted by ETSU play-by-play announcer Jay Sandos and former
Additionally, ETSU officials will officially announce the title sponsor for the 2006 tournament, while the Atlantic Sun will unveil the 2005-06 preseason polls, player of the year and all-conference team.
Practices for the 2005-06 season will begin on October 15 with the regular season tipping off on November 13-14 when Lipscomb heads to
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