Public invited to men’s basketball banquet on April 25th

JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (April 18, 2017) – The ETSU Department of Intercollegiate Athletics announced Tuesday that it is hosting a special celebration banquet for the 2016-17 men’s basketball team and tickets will be made available to the general public.


ETSU Athletics announces “Legacy Day” planned for April 11th

JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (April 5, 2017) – On Tuesday, April 11th, the ETSU Department of Intercollegiate Athletics will launch a special day of giving in support of Buccaneer student-athletes.


“Big Buccaneer Bash” Auction set for Saturday, April 8th

JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (April 4, 2017) – The ETSU Department of Intercollegiate Athletics will host its annual “BIG Buccaneer Bash” Excellence Fund Auction in support of the program’s student-athletes this Saturday evening, April 8th at the ETSU/Mountain States Health Alliance Athletics Center.


Merriweather electrifies, finishes runner up at #CollegeSlam

PHOENIX (March 30, 2017) – Twenty five years after ETSU great Calvin Talford (Castlewood, Va.) captivated the country with his leaping ability and won the 1992 national dunk competition, the Buccaneers’ senior guard A.J. Merriweather (Jackson) did the same for three rounds of the 2017 Denny’s Slam Dunk competition Thursday night at Grand Canyon University, even trending on social media for a time late in the evening.


Rosters set for 2017 Slam Dunk & 3-Point Championships

PHOENIX (March 28, 2017) – ETSU senior guard A.J. Merriweather (Jackson) now knows who he will be competing against Thursday night when he becomes the fourth Buccaneer in program history to take part in the 2017 State Farm College Slam Dunk & 3-Point Championships at 10 p.m. on ESPN inside Grand Canyon University Arena.


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.