Merriweather to compete in Slam Dunk Championship

CHICAGO (March 24, 2017) – ETSU senior A.J. Merriweather (Jackson) has been selected to the Slam Dunk Championship roster for the 29th annual State Farm College Slam Dunk & 3-Point Championships at Grand Canyon University Arena in Phoenix on Thursday, March 30, Intersport announced today.

Forbes, Cromer earn all-district honors from NABC

KANSAS CITY, Mo. (March 22, 2017) – ETSU senior guard T.J. Cromer and head coach Steve Forbes were both honored by the National Association of Basketball Coaches (NABC) on Wednesday, as they were selected to the 2016-17 NABC Division I All-District teams and coaches.

Road to the NCAAs – A story told through Adobe Spark

Take a look back at the ETSU men's basketball team's journey to the NCAA Tournament through the eyes of the ETSU Department of Intercollegiate Athletics' photographers, communications staff and the Buccaneer Sports Network.

Bucs’ season ends with NCAA Tourney loss to Florida, 80-65

ORLANDO, Fla. (March 16, 2017) – A magical season for the ETSU men’s basketball team came to an end Thursday afternoon in the first round of the NCAA Tournament, as the No. 13-seeded Buccaneers dropped an 80-65 contest to the No. 4-seeded Florida Gators inside the Amway Center.

No. 13 Bucs open NCAAs Thursday vs. No. 4 Florida

ORLANDO, Fla. (March 15, 2017) – With hopes of picking off another major program in the NCAA Tournament, the ETSU men’s basketball team makes its 10th overall trip to March Madness on Thursday, as the No. 13-seeded Buccaneers (27-7) take on No. 4-seeded Florida (24-8) at approximately 3:10 p.m. at the Amway Center.

NCAA Tournament Watch Party to be held at Wild Wing Café

JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (March 14, 2017) – Fans unable to make the trip to Orlando for the Buccaneers’ NCAA Tournament game on Thursday can head to Wild Wing Café in downtown Johnson City for the official ETSU Watch Party.

No. 13 seed ETSU to open with No. 4 Florida in NCAAs

JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (March 12, 2017) – The ETSU men's basketball team has its assignment, and once again the Buccaneers will have the opportunity to play the Cinderella role in the NCAA Tournament.

ETSU athletics announces “Embrace Excellence Initiatives”

JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (March 9, 2017) – During a gathering inside the ETSU/MSHA Athletics Center Thursday afternoon, the ETSU Department of Intercollegiate Athletics unveiled innovative fund-raising initiatives aimed at improving facilities and developing new resources that will provide opportunities for student-athletes throughout the Buccaneers program.


SPARTANBURG, S.C. (March 9, 2017) – It was a month of total domination by ETSU Athletics.