Class of 2019 Inducted into ETSU Athletics Hall of Fame

JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (Sept. 20, 2019) –The ETSU Department of Intercollegiate Athletics honored five Buccaneer greats on Friday evening at the Carnegie Hotel as part of the 2019 ETSU Athletics Hall of Fame Ceremony.


2019 Hall of Fame Class: Calvin Talford

Calvin Talford didn’t start every basketball game he played for East Tennessee State with a dunk. It just seemed that way.


ETSU men’s basketball tabbed SoCon favorite by Blue Ribbon College Yearbook

JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (Sept. 18, 2019) -- Chris Dortch’s Blue Ribbon College Yearbook released its preseason Southern Conference predictions and the ETSU men’s basketball team was tabbed to win the conference, while redshirt senior forward Jeromy Rodriguez (Santiago, Dominican Republic) was named Preseason Player of the Year.


ETSU Athletics releases information on Young Alumni season ticket plan

JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (Aug. 23, 2019) -- The East Tennessee State University Department of Intercollegiate Athletics announced on Friday information regarding a new Young Alumni program for season tickets.


Bucs cap off perfect European trip with 37-point win over BKG Prima Academy

BUDAPEST, Hungary (Aug. 19, 2019) -- The ETSU men’s basketball team capped off its European trip with a perfect 3-0 mark following its 97-60 rout over BKG Prima Academy on Monday.


Defensive effort lifts ETSU past Vasa Academy, 73-52

BUDAPEST, Hungary (Aug. 17, 2019) -- After a four-day break between games, the ETSU men’s basketball team was back in action on Saturday as the Buccaneers turned up the pressure defensively en route to defeating Vasa Academy, 73-52, in their second game on the European tour.


Hodges pours in 25; Bucs cruise to 27-point win over Plzen

PLZEN, Czech Republic. (Aug. 12, 2019) -- Following the long trip over the Atlantic and having a couple of days of sightseeing in Prague, the ETSU men’s basketball team opened European play with a 103-76 win over Plzen on Monday.


Maui Jim Maui Invitational Announces 2019 Mainland Schedule

JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (Aug. 9, 2019) -- The Maui Jim Maui Invitational announced its mainland schedule on Friday, which includes Opening Games and Regional Games across the continental United States.


ETSU Athletics announces partnership with bioPURE

JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (Aug. 6, 2019) -- bioPURE Services announced on Tuesday that East Tennessee State University Athletics recently became a bioPURE Certified TMathletic facility. This certification means that ETSU athletes will experience a higher level of clean and disinfection in high-use locations like the weight room and the various locker rooms throughout the athletic complex.