2009-10 Men's Basketball News
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May 04, 2010
JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (May 4, 2010) - ETSU Director of Intercollegiate Athletics Dave Mullins announced Tuesday that the Buccaneers' head men's basketball coach Murry Bartow has agreed to a contract extension that will keep him in Johnson City until at least the end of the 2014-15 season....
May 03, 2010
JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (May 3, 2010) - ETSU head men's basketball coach Murry Bartow announced Monday that the Buccaneers have received a signed national letter of intent from junior college transfer Curtis Wilkinson (Bude, Miss.). ...
April 29, 2010
JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (April 28, 2010) - ETSU head men's basketball coach Murry Bartow announced Thursday that the Buccaneers have received a signed national letter of intent from junior college transfer Anthony Johnson (Los Angeles, Calif.)....
April 22, 2010
JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (April 22, 2010) - ETSU men's basketball head coach Murry Bartow officially announced Thursday that the Buccaneers have received a signed national letter of intent from point guard Ryan Woumn (Lynn, Mass.)....
April 02, 2010
JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (April 2, 2010) - The ETSU men's basketball team will celebrate the 2009-10 championship season with its annual awards banquet Thursday night, April 8th at 6 p.m. inside the D.P. Culp Center....
April 01, 2010
JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (April 1, 2010) - ETSU men's basketball coach Murry Bartow announced Thursday that freshman point guard Bruce Grimm (Rochester, Ind.) has chosen to leave the Buccaneers' program at the end of the spring semester....
March 30, 2010
JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (March 30, 2010) - The ETSU Department of Intercollegiate Athletics announced Tuesday that tickets for the NBA preseason game between the New Orleans Hornets and Atlanta Hawks will be made available to the general public beginning Thursday, April 1 at 9 a.m....
March 26, 2010
JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (March 25, 2010) - Though its seasons may have come to an end, both the ETSU men's and women's basketball programs have continued to garner major exposure for the university over the last week in the world's largest media market....
March 18, 2010
NEW ORLEANS (March 18, 2010) - Giving up a season high 54 points in the first half and facing a team that was hitting on all cylinders offensively, the 16th-seeded ETSU men's basketball team had no answers for No. 1 seed Kentucky Thursday night in the first round of the NCAA Tournament at the New Orleans Arena....
March 17, 2010
NEW ORLEANS (March 17, 2010) - With hopes of picking off another major program in the NCAA Tournament, the ETSU men's basketball team will take its ninth crack at a national championship beginning Thursday at 7:15 p.m., when the No. 16 Buccaneers face No. 1 seed Kentucky inside the New Orleans Arena....
March 14, 2010
JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (March 14, 2010) - The ETSU men's basketball team has its assignment, and once again the Buccaneers will play the role of David versus one of the NCAA's Goliaths....
March 12, 2010
BOSTON (March 12, 2010) -- The 15 finalists for the 2010 Skip Prosser Award were announced on Wednesday, and ETSU men's basketball coach Murry Bartow is among that group....
March 09, 2010
JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (March 9, 2010) - With both the ETSU men's and women's basketball teams earning a trip to the NCAA Tournament after securing victories in the Atlantic Sun Conference championships, the Buccaneers' athletic department will host Selection Show gatherings on back-to-back nights next week....
March 08, 2010
JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (March 8, 2010) - With both men's and women's basketball teams advancing to NCAA postseason play, the ETSU Department of Intercollegiate Athletics has announced procedures for taking ticket orders and how those requests will be met....
March 06, 2010
MACON, Ga. (March 6, 2010) - A 2009-10 season that began with the tragic death of rising sophomore Seth Coy (Washington, Ind.) in a car accident ended in celebration Saturday evening, as the ETSU men's basketball team earned its second straight trip to the NCAA Tournament by virtue of a 72-66 win over host Mercer in the finals of the 2010 General Shale Brick Atlantic Sun Conference Tournament at the University Center....
March 05, 2010
MACON, Ga. (March 6, 2010) -- Hoping to earn the program's ninth trip to the NCAA Tournament, the ETSU Buccaneers will take on the Mercer Bears in the championship game of the 2010 General Shale Brick Atlantic Sun Conference Tournament Saturday at 6 p.m. inside the University Center on the campus of Mercer University....
March 05, 2010
MACON, Ga. (March 5, 2010) - Freshman forward J.C. Ward (Marietta, Ga.) sank a critical jump shot, blocked an attempted score and pulled down an important defensive rebound in the final seconds, as the No. 5-seeded ETSU men's basketball team rallied from a 15-point first-half deficit to take a hard-fought 69-64 win over No. 8-seeded Kennesaw State in the semifinals of the 2010 General Shale Brick Atlantic Sun Conference Tournament Friday night at the University Center on the campus of Mercer University....
March 04, 2010
MACON, Ga. (March 5, 2010) -- Just one win away from reaching the league championship game for the second straight year, the ETSU men's basketball team will meet Kennesaw State Friday night in the semifinals of the 2010 General Shale Brick Atlantic Sun Conference Tournament at the University Center on the campus of Mercer University....
March 04, 2010
MACON, Ga. (March 4, 2010) - Junior guard Micah Williams (Manchester) chose the perfect time to play the game of his life....
March 04, 2010
MACON, Ga. (March 4, 2010) -- The ETSU men's basketball team will begin defense of its 2009 Atlantic Sun Conference Tournament championship Thursday, facing Campbell in the quarterfinals of the 2010 General Shale Brick A-Sun Championships....
March 02, 2010
MACON, Ga. (March 2, 2010) - ETSU men's basketball junior Tommy Hubbard (Boston) was named to the second team all-conference as the Atlantic Sun released its postseason awards on Tuesday afternoon....
February 28, 2010
MACON, Ga. (Feb. 28, 2010) -- With a three-game winning streak and a victory over Jacksonville in their regular season finale providing a wealth of momentum, the No. 5-seeded ETSU Buccaneers will begin defense of their 2009 Atlantic Sun Conference Tournament championship Thursday when they meet No. 4-seeded Campbell in the first round of the 2010 General Shale Brick Atlantic Sun Conference Tournament....
February 27, 2010
JACKSONVILLE, Fla. (Feb. 27, 2010) - Building a 19-point lead with only seven minutes left in the game, the ETSU men's basketball team watched the Jacksonville Dolphins battle back to pull to within one point with less than a minute remaining. However, JU's Ben Smith missed a desperation 3-pointer at the buzzer to give ETSU a 64-62 victory in Atlantic Sun Conference action Saturday afternoon at the Veterans Memorial Arena....
February 26, 2010
JACKSONVILLE, Fla. (Feb. 27, 2010) -- In their final regular season tune up before the Atlantic Sun Conference Tournament, the ETSU Buccaneers' men's basketball team will take on league champion Jacksonville Saturday afternoon at 2 p.m. inside the Veterans Memorial Arena....
February 25, 2010
JACKSONVILLE, Fla. (Feb. 25, 2010) - Forcing North Florida into 19 turnovers and outscoring the Ospreys 23-7 off those miscues, the ETSU men's basketball team's play on the defensive end proved critical as the Buccaneers enjoyed a 61-46 victory in Atlantic Sun Conference action Thursday night at the UNF Arena....
February 23, 2010
JACKSONVILLE, Fla. (Feb. 25, 2010) -- With the Atlantic Sun Conference Tournament just over a week away, the ETSU men's basketball team will continue to battle for seeding and momentum as the Buccaneers take a two-game road swing through Florida to wrap up the regular season....
February 21, 2010
JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (Feb. 21, 2010) - Trailing by as many as 18 points in the first half and allowing USC Upstate to shoot a blistering 63 percent from the floor before the intermission, the ETSU men's basketball team put the clamps on defensively in the second half and rallied for a 63-56 victory Sunday in Atlantic Sun Conference action at the ETSU/MSHA Athletic Center....
February 20, 2010
JOHNSON CITY (Feb. 21, 2010) -- In desperate need of a momentum boost, the ETSU men's basketball team will try to snap its current two-game losing skid Sunday in the Buccaneers' final home game of the 2009-10 season against USC Upstate....
February 19, 2010
BUIES CREEK, N.C. (Feb. 19, 2010) - Holding ETSU to its lowest first half point total of the season and leading by 16 at the break, the Campbell Camels poured it on in the second half, leading by as many as 33 points and ultimately taking a 79-57 win over the ETSU men's basketball team in Atlantic Sun Conference action Friday night at Gore Arena. ...
February 18, 2010
BUIES CREEK, N.C. (Feb. 19, 2010) -- With their hopes of a regular season title hanging in the balance, the ETSU Buccaneers hit the road Friday night for a meeting with league-leading Campbell in a regionally televised game on CSS. Tip is set for 7 p.m. inside Gore Arena....
February 14, 2010
JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (Feb. 14, 2010) - Going 25-of-25 at the free throw line before eventually finishing the game with a 33-of-40 clip at the charity stripe, the Mercer Bears took advantage of the ETSU men's basketball team's fouling woes on Sunday afternoon, dropping the Buccaneers 82-77 in Atlantic Sun Conference action at the ETSU/MSHA Athletic Center....
February 13, 2010
JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (Feb. 14, 2010) -- Finding themselves in the midst of the race for an Atlantic Sun Conference men's basketball regular season championship, the ETSU Buccaneers will put their current three-game winning streak on the line Sunday afternoon against league foe Mercer....
February 12, 2010
JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (Feb. 12, 2010) - Sophomore forward Isiah Brown (Miami, Fla.) collected a career high 15 rebounds and scored 14 points on way to his fourth double-double performance of the season, as the ETSU men's basketball team won its third straight game by defeating Kennesaw State 66-45 in Atlantic Sun Conference action Friday night at the ETSU/MSHA Athletic Center....
February 11, 2010
JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (Feb. 12, 2010) -- Playing in front of a live television audience on CSS Friday night, the ETSU men's basketball team will be looking to stay hot and extend their current two-game winning streak...
February 06, 2010
DELAND, Fla. (Feb. 6, 2010) - Junior guard Micah Williams (Manchester) matched his career high with 22 points and junior forward Tommy Hubbard (Boston) posted his 12th double-double of the year with 14 points and 10 rebounds, as the ETSU men's basketball completed a perfect road trip with its second straight win, defeating Stetson 75-60 in Atlantic Sun Conference action Saturday evening at the Edmunds Center....
February 05, 2010
DELAND, Fla. (Feb. 6, 2010) -- In need of maintaining some momentum with another victory, the ETSU men's basketball team will return to action Saturday evening at 7 p.m., as the Buccaneers invade the Edmunds Center to take on the Stetson Hatters in Atlantic Sun Conference action....
February 04, 2010
FORT MYERS, Fla. (Feb. 4, 2010) - Overcoming a 10-minute offensive drought to start the game, the ETSU men's basketball team employed its pressure defense to wake up from the lull and snap a two-game losing streak with a 56-47 win over Florida Gulf Coast in Atlantic Sun Conference play Thursday night at Alico Arena....
February 03, 2010
FORT MYERS, Fla. (Feb. 4, 2010) -- Hoping to rally and get back into the race for the Atlantic Sun Conference regular season title, the ETSU men's basketball team heads on the road to face Florida Gulf Coast in the first of two road games this weekend. Tipoff against the Eagles is set for 7:30 p.m. Thursday night....
February 01, 2010
JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (Feb. 1, 2010) - Despite a 16-2 run that pulled the ETSU men's basketball team to within two points in the final two minutes, freshman guard Sheldon Cooley (Tampa) missed a dunk that would have tied the game and the Belmont Bruins used the momentum shift of that moment to pull away for a 74-67 win in Atlantic Sun Conference action Monday evening inside the ETSU/MSHA Athletic Center....
January 31, 2010
JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (Feb. 1, 2010) -- In need of a win to stay in the hunt for the Atlantic Sun Conference regular season title, the ETSU men's basketball team will host rival Belmont Monday evening inside the ETSU/MSHA Athletic Center. Tip is set for 7 p.m....
January 30, 2010
JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (Jan. 30, 2010) - Lipscomb guard Josh Slater scored a career high 35 points and fellow guard Jordan Burgason hit a jumper with four seconds left in overtime to give the Bisons a hard fought 85-84 overtime victory over the ETSU men's basketball team in Atlantic Sun Conference action Saturday afternoon at the ETSU/MSHA Athletic Center. ...
January 29, 2010
JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (Jan. 29, 2010) -- With ominous weather approaching outside, the ETSU men's basketball team begins a treacherous two-game stretch Saturday afternoon inside the ETSU/MSHA Athletic Center, as the Buccaneers host Atlantic Sun Conference rival Lipscomb at 4 p.m....
January 27, 2010
JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (Jan. 27, 2010) - Senior guard Jocolby Davis (Meridian, Miss.) hit a 30-foot 3-point basket with just under three minutes left in the game, sparking the ETSU offense and helping the Buccaneers surge to a 72-57 win over Campbell in Atlantic Sun Conference men's basketball action Wednesday night at the ETSU/MSHA Athletic Center....
January 26, 2010
JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (Jan. 27, 2010) -- The ETSU men's basketball team will face its biggest game so far this season when the Buccaneers host first place Campbell with a share of the top spot in the Atlantic Sun Conference on the line. Tip is set for 7 p.m. Wednesday night inside the ETSU/MSHA Athletic Center....
January 23, 2010
NASHVILLE (Jan. 23, 2010) - One year ago, the ETSU men's basketball team managed to solve the riddle of Belmont with two wins in three meetings. In the first matchup of the 2009-10 season between the two perennial Atlantic Sun Conference contenders, the confusion returned for the Buccaneers....
January 22, 2010
NASHVILLE (Jan. 23, 2010) - Flying high after a last-second win over Lipscomb on Thursday night, the ETSU men's basketball team will look to keep the momentum rolling when the Buccaneers complete a two-game road swing through the Music City Saturday against Belmont. Tip is set for 5:15 p.m. inside the Curb Event Center....
January 21, 2010
NASHVILLE (Jan. 21, 2010) - Sophomore guard Jarvis Jones (Memphis) hit a 3-pointer from the right corner with .4 seconds left to give the ETSU men's basketball team a thrilling 71-69 victory over Lipscomb in Atlantic Sun Conference action Thursday evening inside Allen Arena....
January 20, 2010
NASHVILLE (Jan. 21, 2010) -- The ETSU men's basketball team will begin its toughest stretch of Atlantic Sun Conference games so far this season when the Buccaneers take on Lipscomb Thursday night at 8:30 p.m. (EST) inside Allen Arena....
January 19, 2010
JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (Jan. 16, 2010) - In need of a bounce back performance, the ETSU men's basketball team used a tenacious defensive effort to hold Florida Gulf Coast to just 10 points in the first half and ultimately cruised to a decisive 73-51 victory in Atlantic Sun Conference play Saturday afternoon at the ETSU/MSHA Athletic Center.
January 16, 2010
JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (Jan. 16, 2010) - In need of a bounce back performance, the ETSU men's basketball team used a tenacious defensive effort to hold Florida Gulf Coast to just 10 points in the first half and ultimately cruised to a decisive 73-51 victory in Atlantic Sun Conference play Saturday afternoon at the ETSU/MSHA Athletic Center....
January 15, 2010
JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (Jan. 16, 2010) -- In need of a critical win to snap a two-game losing streak and keep pace in the Atlantic Sun Conference regular season race, the ETSU men's basketball team welcomes league foe Florida Gulf Coast into the ETSU/MSHA Athletic Center Saturday for a 4 p.m. showdown....
January 14, 2010
JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (Jan. 14, 2010) - For the third time in five seasons, the ETSU men's basketball team looked on as the Stetson Hatters came into the ETSU/MSHA Athletic Center and left with an Atlantic Sun Conference victory....
January 13, 2010
JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (Jan. 14, 2010) -- The ETSU men's basketball team will be trying to get back on track in Atlantic Sun Conference action when the Buccaneers take on the Stetson Hatters Thursday evening at 7 p.m. inside the ETSU/MSHA Athletic Center....
January 09, 2010
MACON, Ga. (Jan. 9, 2010) - All good things must come to an end, and Saturday afternoon against Mercer, the ETSU men's basketball team watched as its perfect 8-0 all-time record against the Bears finally suffered a blemish....
January 08, 2010
JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (Jan. 8, 2010) - The Buccaneer Sports Network, in cooperation with WJHL 11 Connects, will debut a brand new television coaches show Sunday, Jan. 10 at 11: 30 a.m. on the local CBS network affiliate. The show will air weekly throughout the final two months of the 2009-10 season....
January 08, 2010
MACON, Ga. (Jan. 9, 2010) -- The ETSU men's basketball team will conclude a three-game road streak Saturday afternoon, as the Buccaneers invade Mercer's University Center at 3:30 p.m....
January 07, 2010
KENNESAW, Ga. (Jan. 7, 2010) - Junior forward Tommy Hubbard (Boston) posted his eighth double-double of the season and the ETSU men's basketball team's defensive efforts stymied the Kennesaw State Owls en route to a 63-46 victory in Atlantic Sun Conference action Thursday afternoon at the KSU Convocation Center....
January 06, 2010
KENNESAW, Ga. (Jan. 7, 2010) -- With an unblemished Atlantic Sun Conference record, the ETSU men's basketball team will try to stay unbeaten in league play as the Buccaneers make a two-game swing through Georgia this weekend....
January 04, 2010
SPARTANBURG, S.C. (Jan. 4, 2010) - Despite giving up a 15-point lead over the final 10 minutes and facing a tie score with 58 seconds left, an unlikely scenario involving an injury to sophomore forward Isiah Brown (Miami) and a made foul shot by a freshman forward Lukas Poderis (Tampa) lifted the ETSU men's basketball team to a 63-62 win over USC Upstate in Atlantic Sun Conference basketball action Monday afternoon inside the E.B. Hodge Center. ...
January 03, 2010
SPARTANBURG, S.C. (Jan. 4, 2010) -- After a 14-day break from action, the ETSU men's basketball team will look to stay perfect in Atlantic Sun Conference play when the Buccaneers meet the USC Upstate Spartans inside the G.B. Hodge Center Monday afternoon. Tip is set for 2 p.m....
December 30, 2009
JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (Dec. 29, 2009) -- The game time for the ETSU men's basketball game at USC Upstate on Jan. 4 has been set for 2 p.m....
December 29, 2009
JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (Dec. 29, 2009) -- The game time for the ETSU men's basketball game at USC Upstate on Jan. 4 has been set for 2 p.m....
December 21, 2009
JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (Dec. 21, 2009) - During a Monday afternoon press conference inside the Carnegie Hotel, the ETSU Department of Intercollegiate Athletics and the International Storytelling Center announced that they would be working together to host an NBA exhibition game Oct. 16, 2010 inside the ETSU/MSHA Athletic Center....
December 21, 2009
JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (Dec. 21, 2009) - During a Monday afternoon press conference inside the Carnegie Hotel, the ETSU Department of Intercollegiate Athletics and the International Storytelling Center announced that they would be working together to host an NBA exhibition game Oct. 16, 2010 inside the ETSU/MSHA Athletic Center....
December 21, 2009
JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (Dec. 21, 2009) - Trailing by five at 27-22 with 6:39 left in the first half, the ETSU men's basketball was able to find its stride offensively and ultimately outscored Jacksonville by 28 points the rest of the game, winning 93-70 Monday evening in a key early season Atlantic Sun Conference matchup at the ETSU/MSHA Athletic Center....
December 20, 2009
JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (Dec. 21, 2009) -- While a much needed 15-day break awaits for the Christmas holidays, the ETSU men's basketball team still has one more game before it can enjoy some time off. And it is a signficant contest indeed....
December 18, 2009
MOREHEAD, Ky. (Dec. 18, 2009) - Despite trailing by just two points to Morehead State with 34.8 seconds left, back-to-back turnovers by the ETSU men's basketball team in the final 30 seconds ultimately cost the Buccaneers a chance at a road victory, as they fell to the Eagles 60-58 in non-conference action Friday evening at Johnson Arena....
December 17, 2009
MOREHEAD, Ky. (Dec. 18, 2009) -- The ETSU men's basketball team is prepped for its final tuneup prior to the start of Atlantic Sun Conference slate, as the Buccaneers take on Morehead State Friday evening inside Johnson Arena....
December 12, 2009
JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (Dec. 12, 2009) - Despite overcoming an 18-point second half deficit and actually taking the lead late in the game, the ETSU men's basketball team could not get a basket when it counted in the final two minutes, dropping its first game at home this season in a 61-57 loss to Murray State Saturday afternoon at the ETSU/MSHA Athletic Center....
December 11, 2009
JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (Dec. 12, 2009) -- Hoping to keep its perfect home record intact, the ETSU men's basketball will play host to Ohio Valley Conference preseason favorite Murray State Saturday afternoon at 4 p.m. inside the ETSU/MSHA Athletic Center....
December 10, 2009
JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (Dec. 10, 2009) - Junior guard Micah Williams (Manchester) scored a career high 22 points and posted his first career double-double thanks to a 10-rebound effort, but more importantly it was his rebound and put back with six seconds left that sealed ETSU's unexpectedly tough 75-71 win over North Georgia Thursday night inside Brooks Gym....
December 09, 2009
JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (Dec. 9, 2009) - The ETSU Athletic Ticket Office has announced Tuesday that 100 tickets have become available to the general public for the "Back to Brooks" game....
December 09, 2009
JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (Dec. 10, 2009) -- The ETSU men's basketball team will play host to North Georgia Thursday night in a much-anticipated game at Brooks Gym. Tip is set for 7 p.m....
December 07, 2009
JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (Dec. 7, 2009) - The ETSU Department of Intercollegiate Athletics has announced that the special "Back the Brooks" men's basketball game set for Thursday night in Brooks Gym is a sellout. Tipoff against North Georgia is set for 7 p.m....
December 04, 2009
BIRMINGHAM, Ala. (Dec. 4, 2009) - In a game full of emotion for ETSU head coach Murry Bartow and his father, Gene, the Buccaneers' men's basketball team was unable to overcome UAB's strong inside game and fell 74-52 Friday evening in the inaugural UAB Health System Gene Bartow Classic Friday night at Bartow Arena. ...
December 03, 2009
BIRMINGHAM, Ala. (Dec. 4, 2009) -- After taking on one of the nation's top teams two nights earlier, the ETSU men's basketball team heads to UAB to meet the Blazers Friday evening at 8 p.m. inside Bartow Arena....
December 02, 2009
KNOXVILLE, Tenn. (Dec. 2, 2009) - Facing the nation's No. 11-ranked Tennessee Volunteers, the ETSU men's basketball team found itself within striking distance late, but was unable to make a run when it was needed and dropped a 78-66 contest Wednesday night inside Thompson-Boling Arena. ...
December 01, 2009
KNOXVILLE, Tenn. (Dec. 2, 2009) -- With the momentum of a three-game winning streak and a recent win over Southeastern Conference foe Arkansas, the ETSU men's basketball team will attempt to knock off another SEC member when the Buccaneers faceoff with in-state rival No. 11 Tennessee Wednesday night inside Thompson-Boling Arena....
December 01, 2009
KNOXVILLE, Tenn. (Dec. 2, 2009) -- With the momentum of a three-game winning streak and a recent win over Southeastern Conference foe Arkansas, the ETSU men's basketball team will attempt to knock off another SEC member when the Buccaneers faceoff with in-state rival No. 11 Tennessee Wednesday night inside Thompson-Boling Arena....
November 30, 2009
MACON, Ga. (Nov. 30, 2009) - Thanks to a scoring and rebounding outburst that helped lead the ETSU men's basketball team to three wins last week, junior forward Tommy Hubbard (Boston) was named the Atlantic Sun Conference Men's Basketball Player of the Week on Monday. It is Hubbard's first POTW honor....
November 29, 2009
JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (Nov. 29, 2009) - Senior guard Mike Smith (Vandalia, Mo.) returned to the lineup and junior forward Tommy Hubbard (Boston) continued his dominating play with his fifth double-double of the season, as the ETSU men's basketball team opened Atlantic Sun Conference play with a convincing 82-56 victory over North Florida Sunday afternoon inside Memorial Center....
November 28, 2009
JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (Nov. 29, 2009) -- Coming off an impressive road win over a Southeastern Conference opponent, the ETSU men's basketball team returns home Sunday to open Atlantic Sun Conference place against North Florida....
November 27, 2009
FAYETTEVILLE, Ark. (Nov. 27, 2009) - Junior forward Tommy Hubbard (Boston) posted a career high 32 points and collected his fourth double-double in the last five games, leading the ETSU men's basketball team to an impressive 94-85 road win over Southeastern Conference foe Arkansas Friday evening before 13,794 fans inside the Bud Walton Arena....
November 27, 2009
FAYETTEVILLE, Ark. (Nov. 27, 2009) -- Technical difficulties in Arkansas will not allow the ETSU vs. Arkansas game to be televised as scheduled....
November 26, 2009
FAYETTEVILLE, Ark. (Nov. 27, 2009) -- Looking to build on the momentum from their win Wednesday night over Southern Conference preseason favorite College of Charleston, the ETSU Buccaneers head on the road to face Southeastern Conference foe Arkansas....
November 26, 2009
NASHVILLE (Nov. 25, 2009) - The Tennessee Sports Hall of Fame announced last week the names of eleven inductees including ETSU great Harley "Skeeter" Swift to be enshrined at its annual banquet on February 19th at the Renaissance Hotel in Nashville. ...
November 25, 2009
JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (Nov. 26, 2009) - Junior guard Justin Tubbs (Trussville, Ala.) scored a career high 29 points and the ETSU men's basketball team held off a late College of Charleston rally to drop the Cougars 77-71 in non-conference play Wednesday night inside Memorial Center....
November 24, 2009
JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (Nov. 25, 2009) -- After enduring a difficult three-game road swing, the ETSU men's basketball team will return to the more hospitable surroundings of the Memorial Center Wednesday night, as the Buccaneers will renew an old Southern Conference rivalry as they host the College of Charleston Cougars....
November 24, 2009
JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (Nov. 24, 2009) - The holiday spirit is alive and well at ETSU, as the Buccaneer men's basketball team and the entire ETSU Department of Intercollegiate Athletics will honor the memory of a former student and help bring joy to area children with a special toy drive during the Bucs' game with North Florida Sunday afternoon, Nov. 29 inside Memorial Center....
November 21, 2009
LOUISVILLE (Nov. 21, 2009) - Outscoring No. 20 Louisville 35-32 in the second half, the ETSU men's basketball team did not back down from its Big East Conference foe, but the Buccaneers still could not overcome a tough first half offensively as they fell 69-56 to the Cardinals Saturday in front of 19,179 at historic Freedom Hall....
November 20, 2009
LOUISVILLE (Nov. 21, 2009) -- Facing one of the most successful programs in the history of college basketball, the ETSU men's basketball team will try to end its current two-game losing streak when the Buccaneers take on the Louisville Cardinals Saturday afternoon at 4 p.m. inside Freedom Hall....
November 19, 2009
BALTIMORE (Nov. 19, 2009) - With the departures of graduated All-Atlantic Sun Conference players Courtney Pigram and Kevin Tiggs, and the knee injury that has sidelined senior guard and preseason all league pick Mike Smith (Vandalia, Mo.), the deck has been stacked against the ETSU men's basketball team in the early going this year....
November 19, 2009
JOHNSON CITY (Nov. 19, 2009) - The ETSU Department of Intercollegiate Athletics, in cooperation with WJHL-TV 11 Connects, is pleased to announce that the ETSU men's basketball games against Louisville and Arkansas will be carried live on television for Buccaneer fans throughout the Mountain Empire....
November 18, 2009
BALTIMORE (Nov. 19, 2009) -- The ETSU men's basketball team will continue its road warrior ways Thursday night, taking on the second of three straight teams that made the 2009 NCAA Tournament field a year ago when they face the Morgan State Bears Thursday night at 7 p.m. inside Hill Field House....
November 17, 2009
CHATTANOOGA (Nov. 17, 2009) - A double-double effort and career high 26 points from junior forward Tommy Hubbard (Boston) were not enough to overcome ETSU's poor foul shooting and second half offensive struggles Tuesday night inside the McKenzie Arena, as the Buccaneers relinquished a nine-point second half lead to fall 85-76 to former Southern Conference rival Chattanooga....
November 16, 2009
CHATTANOOGA (Nov 17, 2009) -- Following an emotionally draining win over Appalachian State last Saturday, the ETSU men's basketball team faces a stretch of four games in eight days beginning Tuesday night against arch rival Chattanooga inside McKenzie Arena. Tip is set for 7 p.m....
November 14, 2009
JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (Nov. 14, 2009) - On a Homecoming day full of emotion, the ETSU men's basketball team made the plays it needed to make in the final minutes to outlast rival Appalachian State 62-58 in the 2009-10 season opener Saturday afternoon inside Memorial Center....
November 13, 2009
JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (Nov. 14, 2009) -- The ETSU men's basketball team will open the 2009-10 regular season with a bang Saturday afternoon, as the Buccaneers welcome arch rival Appalachian State to Memorial Center as part of ETSU's Homecoming weekend. ...
November 09, 2009
JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (Nov. 9, 2009) - Overcoming a sluggish first half, the ETSU men's basketball team outscored Carson-Newman 48-32 after the intermission and held the Eagles to just 29 percent shooting on the night, picking up an 81-56 victory in its second and final exhibition game of the preseason Monday night inside Memorial Center....
November 08, 2009
JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (Nov. 8, 2009) -- The ETSU men's basketball team will play its second and final exhibition game of the preseason Monday night, hosting Carson-Newman inside Memorial Center. Tip is schedule for 7 p.m....
November 04, 2009
JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (Nov. 4, 2009) - The ETSU men's and women's basketball teams will be the featured attractions and Johnson City residents will also get a preview of the upcoming Homecoming week during Downtown Johnson City's First Friday event this Friday, Nov. 6th beginning at 6 p.m....
November 03, 2009
JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (Nov. 3, 2009) - Despite having three players on the bench in street clothes - including preseason All-Atlantic Sun Conference selection Mike Smith (Vandalia, Mo.) - the ETSU men's basketball team showed some depth in its first public performance of the 2009-10 season, rolling to a lopsided 113-61 victory over nearby Milligan College in exhibition play Tuesday night at Memorial Center....
November 03, 2009
JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (Nov. 3, 2009) - The ETSU men's basketball team will host a special reunion for all former Buccaneer players during Homecoming weekend....
November 02, 2009
JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (Nov. 2, 2009) -- The ETSU men's basketball team -- the defending Atlantic Sun Conference champions and a 2009 NCAA Tournament participant -- will open the 2009-10 season with a pair of exhibition games, beginning Tuesday night when the Buccaneers take on nearby Milligan College inside Memorial Center....
October 28, 2009
JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (Oct. 28, 2009) - With the considerable expense of entertainment options today and the difficult economic times faced by many local families, the ETSU Department of Intercollegiate Athletics in cooperation with Fun Expedition™ Family Center of Johnson City are teaming up to make it more affordable than ever for families to attend Buccaneer basketball games during this 2009-10 season....
October 13, 2009
JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (Oct. 13, 2009) - For the second straight year, the ETSU Department of Intercollegiate Athletics and the Buccaneer Athletic Scholarship Association (BASA) are inviting Buccaneer fans to welcome the 2009-10 basketball season at the "Bluenanza" tipoff event presented by Phil Bachman Toyota, Thursday, Oct. 22 inside the Memorial Center....
October 13, 2009
JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (Oct. 13, 2009) - Due to a delay in the printing process, ETSU basketball season ticket booklets will not be mailed out this week as planned....
October 07, 2009
MACON, Ga. (Oct. 7, 2009) - The ETSU men's basketball team was picked fourth by the Atlantic Sun Conference coaches and fifth by the league's media in preseason polls release Wednesday by the conference office....
September 09, 2009
The parents and family of Seth Coy would like to thank everyone for their thoughts and prayers....
August 26, 2009
JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (August 26, 2009) - The deadline for renewing your ETSU men's and women's basketball season tickets is quickly approaching....
August 18, 2009
JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (August 18, 2009) - Though the 2009-10 basketball season at ETSU is still three months away, the excitement of the upcoming season began to percolate earlier this week as the Buccaneers' new playing surface was installed inside Memorial Center....
July 31, 2009
JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (July 31, 2009) - A crowd of over 200 comprised of ETSU faculty, staff, students and fans gathered Friday afternoon around the ETSU Foundation Carillon & Alumni Plaza to remember the life of former Buccaneer basketball player Seth Coy ....
July 30, 2009
JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (July 30, 2009) - As the news of the tragic death of ETSU sophomore center Seth Coy continued to spread throughout the area Thursday, the ETSU Department of Intercollegiate Athletics announced plans to remember the fallen Buccaneer, while information was also released regarding funeral plans back in Coy's home of Washington, Ind....
July 29, 2009
JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (July 29, 2009) - ETSU rising sophomore Seth Coy (Montgomery, Ind.) was tragically killed early Wednesday evening in a single-car accident while driving through Kentucky on his way home to Montgomery, Ind.. Coy was 19 years old....
July 23, 2009
JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (July 23, 2009) - ETSU Director of Intercollegiate Athletics Dave Mullins announced Thursday that the Buccaneers men's basketball head coach Murry Bartow has been given a two-year contract extension. Bartow's contract with ETSU now runs through the end of the 2013-2014 season....
July 01, 2009
JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (July 1, 2009) - With a schedule that includes national power Louisville, SEC opponents Tennessee and Arkansas, visits from former Southern Conference rivals Appalachian State and College of Charleston, and an early season stretch with eight games in just 17 days, the ETSU men's basketball team will face arguably one of the toughest slates in school history during the 2009-10 season....
MCC NCAA South Regional Tallahassee, Fla.
Nov 14 13 of 22
WCC NCAA South Regional Tallahassee, Fla.
Nov 14 23 of 29
VB ETSU 3 Charleston, S.C.
Nov 14 The Citadel 1
WBB ETSU 81 Final
Nov 14 University of North Carolina at Asheville 68
MBB ETSU 76 F
Nov 14 Valparaiso 90
VB ETSU 3 Macon, Ga.
Nov 15 Mercer University 1
WBB High Point University 76 Final
Nov 17 ETSU 84
MBB Virginia-Wise 66 F
Nov 18 ETSU 111
WBB Appalachian State University 76 Final
Nov 19 ETSU 70
WBB ETSU 79 Final
Nov 21 Saint Francis University 63
VB ETSU Greensboro, N.C.
Nov 22, 12:00 p.m. No. 5 Western Carolina (SoCon Quarterfinal)
MBB UNC Asheville 87 F
Nov 22, 12:00 p.m. ETSU 98
MBB ETSU Rock Hill, S.C.
Nov 24, 7:00 p.m. Winthrop
WBB ETSU Terre Haute, Ind.
Nov 24, 8:00 p.m. Indiana State University
WBB ETSU Bloomington, Ind.
Nov 26, 2:00 p.m. Indiana University
WBB ETSU Blacksburg, Va.
Nov 29, 5:00 p.m. Virginia Tech University
MBB ETSU Morehead, Ky.
Dec 1, 7:00 p.m. Morehead State
WBB ETSU Fairfax, Va.
Dec 3, 5:00 p.m. George Mason University
MBB Western Carolina Freedom Hall
Dec 3, 8:00 p.m. ETSU