Things to Know for Saturday’s “Gold Out” game vs. UTC

JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (Jan. 23, 2017) – It’s time for ETSU fans to “Gold Out” Freedom Hall this Saturday, as the ETSU men’s basketball team hosts arch rival Chattanooga at 4 p.m. in a highly-anticipated showdown of Southern Conference title contenders.


Guard play lifts Bucs to win over Wofford, 79-72

JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (Jan. 22, 2017) – Guards T.J. Cromer (Albany, Ga.), Desonta Bradford (Humboldt) and A.J. Merriweather (Jackson) combined to go 17-of-26 from the field and scored 50 points as ETSU held off a stingy Wofford squad 79-72 Sunday afternoon in Southern Conference men’s basketball action at Freedom Hall.


Men's hoops looks to bounce back Sunday versus Wofford

JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (Jan. 21, 2017) – Following its second loss in Southern Conference play this season, the ETSU men’s basketball team will look to get back on track in league play Sunday when the Buccaneers host longtime SoCon foe Wofford.


Bucs still unable to tame Furman on the road, fall 75-62

GREENVILLE, S.C. (Jan. 19, 2017) – The ETSU men’s basketball team had not won at Furman’s Timmons Arena since a victory during the Buccaneers’ Southern Conference championship season back in 2003-04. Unfortunately, that streak will only continue.


Road trip to Furman next up for Bucs on Thursday

GREENVILLE, S.C. (Jan. 19, 2017) – The ETSU men’s basketball team will be on the road in Southern Conference play again on Thursday night, taking on a Furman Paladins team that also has its eyes set on the league’s regular season title.


Forbes, Bucs and Coaching for Literacy teaming up again

MEMPHIS (January 18, 2017) – ETSU men’s basketball head coach Steve Forbes, the Buccaneers and Coaching for Literacy, announced Thursday that they are partnering again for a second consecutive year.


Bucs race to early lead and cruise past WCU, 75-52

JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (Jan. 14, 2017) – Making its first seven shots of the game and shooting 73 percent in the first half, the ETSU men’s basketball team built a 21-point halftime lead and then cruised to a 75-52 win over Southern Conference rival Western Carolina Saturday afternoon inside Freedom Hall.


Catamounts next up for Bucs Saturday at Freedom Hall

JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (Jan. 12, 2017) – Having come up short in a hard-fought battle with UNCG on Thursday night, the ETSU men’s basketball team will look to regroup and remain in the hunt for the Southern Conference regular season title when they host longtime league foe Western Carolina Saturday afternoon.


Outside shooting lifts UNCG past ETSU, 83-79

JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (Jan. 12, 2017) – It took an uncharacteristically good shooting performance and an individual player hitting more threes in a single game than he had all season, but the UNCG Spartans were glad to take the effort in a hard fought 83-79 win over the ETSU men’s basketball team Thursday night at Freedom Hall.