Forbes announces departure of Johnson

JOHNSON CITY (Aug. 22, 2016) – ETSU men’s basketball head coach Steve Forbes announced Monday that redshirt freshman Shemar Johnson (Columbus, Miss.) is no longer with the team.


Forbes announces addition of Cline to staff

JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (Aug. 4, 2016) – ETSU men’s basketball head coach Steve Forbes announced Thursday the addition of Matt Cline to his staff as director of basketball operations. Cline comes to ETSU after spending two seasons in the same role at Eastern Michigan University and replaces the departing Jeff Clapacs.


A look back at the Top 10 moments from 2015-16

JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (Aug. 3, 2016) -- The 2015-16 season was a memorable one for the ETSU men's basketball team, as the program picked up 24 wins, posted the second most Southern Conference victories ever with 14, made a 12th appearance in a conference championship game, and competed in postseason play for the 13th time in school history.


Starke named director of basketball sport performance

JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (June 16, 2016) – The ETSU Department of Intercollegiate Athletics announced Thursday that Mike Starke has been named to the position of director of basketball sport performance. Starke replaces Don Brown, who served in the same role last season.


ETSU men earn SoCon Commissioner’s Cup

SPARTANBURG, S.C. (May 31, 2016) – With the completion of the spring seasons of league competition, ETSU’s men’s program has been awarded the Southern Conference’s Commissioner’s Cup, the all-sport trophy which goes to the conference’s best all-around men’s program.


Forbes announces addition of Walters

JOHNSON CITY (May 10, 2016) – ETSU men’s basketball head coach Steve Forbes announced Tuesday that the Buccaneers have received a national letter of intent from North Dakota State College of Science transfer Julian Walters (Madison, Wis.).


Bucs set to launch 2016 Coca-Cola Game Time Tour

JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (April 28, 2016) – The ETSU Department of Intercollegiate Athletics announced Thursday that it will embark on the third annual Coca-Cola Game Time Tour beginning May 10 in Elizabethton at Beef O’ Brady’s. The three-stop promotional swing will also visit Greeneville (May 11) and Knoxville (May 17), as ETSU coaches and staff will be on hand to visit with Buccaneer alumni and fans.


Forbes announces addition of Long

JOHNSON CITY (April 27, 2016) – ETSU men’s basketball head coach Steve Forbes announced Wednesday that the Buccaneers have received a national letter of intent from Allen County Community College transfer Jermaine Long (New Orleans).


“So You Think You Can Sing?” Challenge a huge hit for ETSU Athletics, Johnson City Honda

JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (April 18, 2016) – Finding the perfect formula for a halftime, fan-engagement experience is not easy, but this past basketball season the ETSU Department of Intercollegiate Athletics and Johnson City Honda teamed up for an unique and successful promotional campaign.