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SoCon cancels remainder of spring competition

SPARTANBURG, S.C. (March 17, 2020) -- By unanimous votes of the league’s Council of Presidents and directors of athletics, the Southern Conference is canceling all athletics-related activities for the remainder of the 2019-20 academic year, including competition, championships, organized practices and meetings, due to the ongoing threat of the coronavirus disease (COVID-19) pandemic, Commissioner Jim Schaus announced Tuesday.


Sounds of the Season Presented by Zaxby’s

To commemorate and relive the historic ETSU men’s basketball season, the Buccaneer Sports Network chose the 11 biggest sequences from the Bucs’ championship campaign and will be revealing them in chronological order.


Boyd, Hodges earn Lou Henson All-American honors

KANSAS CITY, Mo. (March 27, 2020) -- The Buccaneer duo of Tray Boyd III (Memphis, Tenn.) and Bo Hodges (Nashville, Tenn.) added more accolades to their resume on Friday. Boyd and Hodges earned Lou Henson All-American honors, announced by CollegeInsider.com.


Hodges named finalist for Lute Olson Award

BOSTON, Ma. (March 25, 2020) -- ETSU junior guard Bo Hodges (Nashville, Tenn.)was named a finalist for the Lute Olson National Player of the Year award, announced Wednesday by CollegeInsider.com.


Forbes named Hugh Durham National Coach of the Year

BOSTON, Ma. (March 23, 2020) -- The awards keep rolling in for ETSU men’s basketball head coach Steve Forbes.


Forbes tabbed NABC District Coach of the Year; Boyd, Hodges earn honors

KANSAS CITY, Mo. (March 23, 2020) -- East Tennessee State University men’s basketball head coach Steve Forbes earned District Coach of the Year honors by the National Association of Basketball Coaches (NABC), as the organization announced its Division I All-District teams and coaches on Monday. In addition, Tray Boyd III (Memphis, Tenn.) landed first team honors and Bo Hodges (Nashville, Tenn.) was placed on the second team.


Tisdale named SoCon Student-Athlete of the Week

SPARTANBURG, S.C. (March 11, 2020) -- The accolades keep rolling in for senior guard Isaiah Tisdale (Lexington, Ky.).


Tisdale named SoCon Tournament MVP; Three Bucs earn all-tournament team honors

ASHEVILLE, N.C. (March 10, 2020) -- Senior guard Isaiah Tisdale (Lexington, Ky.) was named the Southern Conference Tournament Most Valuable Player, while he was one of three Buccaneers to earn all-tournament team honors as the accolades were announced following Monday’s championship game inside the Harrah’s Cherokee Center Asheville.