2013-14 Men's Basketball News
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June 24, 2014
JOHNSON CITY (June 24, 2014) – ETSU head men’s basketball coach Murry Bartow revealed Tuesday that the Buccaneers would renew their rivalry with the University of Tennessee during the 2014-15 campaign.
June 19, 2014
JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (June 19, 2014) – ETSU men’s basketball head coach Murry Bartow announced Thursday that assistant coach Jason Slay has been added to the Buccaneers’ staff.
June 05, 2014
JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (June 4, 2014) – The Murry Bartow Buccaneer Basketball Camp will be held June 23-26 inside the ETSU/MSHA Athletic Center.
May 14, 2014
We have passed the halfway point on our ETSU Game Time Tour presented by Knoxville TVA Employees Credit Union and the support has been fantastic! Now, it's time for a stop in our hometown of Johnson City.
April 17, 2014
JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (April 17, 2014) – ETSU men’s basketball head coach Murry Bartow announced Thursday that the Buccaneers have signed Humboldt High School guard Desonta Bradford (Humboldt, Tenn.) to a national letter of intent for the 2014-15 season.
April 10, 2014
JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (March 24, 2014) – The ETSU Department of Intercollegiate Athletics announced Monday that it will embark on an ambitious, 10-stop promotional tour in April and May which will visit cities throughout the region, as well as metropolitan areas like Atlanta and Chattanooga.
March 21, 2014
JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (March 21, 2014) – ETSU junior guard Rashawn Rembert (Tampa, Fla.) scored a team-high 17 points and finished the season as the Atlantic Sun Conference scoring champion, but it was not enough to stop the Towson Tigers.
March 20, 2014
JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (March 20, 2014) – Aiming to keep its postseason run alive, the ETSU men’s basketball team will host Colonial Athletic Association member Towson in the second round of the CollegeInsider.com Tournament Friday evening inside the ETSU/MSHA Athletic Center.
March 19, 2014
JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (March 19, 2014) – The ETSU Department of Intercollegiate Athletics announced Wednesday that the Buccaneers men’s basketball team will play host to the Towson Tigers Friday night at 7 p.m. in the second round of the CollegeInsider.com Tournament.
March 18, 2014
JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (March 18, 2014) – Round one of a rivalry renewed goes to the ETSU men’s basketball team.
March 18, 2014
JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (March 13, 2014) – ETSU Athletics announced Thursday that the Buccaneers will host former SoCon rival Chattanooga in the first round of the CollegeInsider.com Tournament Tuesday, March 18 at the ETSU/MSHA Athletic Center.
March 16, 2014
JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (March 16, 2014)Dr. Richard Sander has had a unique perspective of the ETSU vs. Chattanooga men’s basketball rivalry – because he’s been on both sides of the fence.
March 15, 2014
JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (March 15, 2014) – As ETSU prepares to renew its long rivalry with Chattanooga, ETSUBucs.com takes a look back at one of the great victories for the Buccaneers in this storied rivalry – the 2004 Southern Conference Tournament championship game.
March 12, 2014
JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (March 12, 2014) – The ETSU Department of Intercollegiate Athletics announced Wednesday that it will host a CollegeInsider.com Tournament game on Tuesday, March 18, at 7 p.m. inside the ETSU/MSHA Athletic Center. The game’s opponent will be released at a later date.
March 06, 2014
FORT MYERS, Fla. ( March 6, 2014) – Faced with playing on the road in the Atlantic Sun Conference Tournament semifinals against No. 1 seed Florida Gulf Coast, the ETSU men’s basketball team simply wanted a chance late in the game. They had that opportunity.
March 05, 2014
FORT MYERS, Fla. (March 6, 2014) – Inspired by Tuesday night’s dramatic, double overtime win over Lipscomb in the quarterfinals of the Atlantic Sun Conference Tournament, the ETSU men’s basketball team will be looking to make more history Thursday night against FGCU.
March 05, 2014
Amid the tragedy of Hurricane Katrina, a 10-year-old Isaac Banks found himself trapped in the second floor of his paternal grandmother’s home on the east side of New Orleans, helplessly bearing witness as the world he knew was swept away in the tide.
March 04, 2014
JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. ( March 4, 2014) – Like the end of a great novel, the last chapter of the ETSU vs. Lipscomb story was simply unforgettable.
March 03, 2014
JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (March 4, 2014) – After fighting to the last day of the regular season to clinch an opportunity to host a quarterfinal game in the Atlantic Sun Conference Tournament, the No. 4-seeded ETSU men’s basketball team will welcome No. 5 seed Lipscomb into the Dome Tuesday night.
March 03, 2014
JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. ( March 3, 2014) – The ETSU men’s basketball team has enjoyed quite a turnaround from its 2012-13 season, and a trio of Buccaneers were honored Monday for their contributions to those successes by being named to various All Atlantic Sun Conference teams.
March 01, 2014
JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. ( March 1, 2014) – Nothing was for certain until the final game of the regular season was played Saturday, but the ETSU men’s basketball team will host an A-Sun Conference Tournament game on Tuesday at 7 p.m.
March 01, 2014
JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (March 18, 2014) – The day to renew ETSU’s most storied basketball rivalry has arrived.
February 28, 2014
SPARTANBURG, S.C. (Feb. 28, 2014) – Taking two distinctly different approaches Friday night, the ETSU men’s basketball team’s outside shooting was unable to overcome USC Upstate’s inside game, as the Buccaneers dropped an all-important Atlantic Sun Conference matchup 79-73 at the G.B. Hodge Center.
February 28, 2014
JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (Feb. 28, 2014) – In the event that ETSU men’s basketball hosts an Atlantic Sun Conference Tournament quarterfinal game inside the MSHA Athletic Center on Tuesday evening, the ETSU Department of Intercollegiate Athletics announced Friday that the university’s students will receive free admission.
February 27, 2014
SPARTANBURG, S.C. (Feb. 28, 2014) – With seeding in the Atlantic Sun Conference Tournament on the line, the ETSU men’s basketball team will travel to take on USC Upstate in the regular season finale for both teams tonight in G.B. Hodge Center.
February 27, 2014
JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (Feb. 27, 2014) – The ETSU Department of Intercollegiate Athletics released information Thursday regarding how fans can pre-order tickets for a potential Atlantic Sun Conference Men’s Basketball Tournament quarterfinal game.
February 22, 2014
JACKSONVILLE, Fla. (Feb. 22, 2014) – Junior guard Jalen Riley (Racine, Wis.) hit two free throws with 3.2 seconds on the clock, as the ETSU men escaped UNF Arena with a victory.
February 21, 2014
JACKSONVILLE, Fla. (Feb. 22, 2014) – With a chance to lock up a quarterfinal home game in the Atlantic Sun Conference Tournament next month, the ETSU men’s basketball team will take on conference foe North Florida Saturday at 7 p.m. inside the UNF Arena.
February 20, 2014
JACKSONVILLE, Fla. (Feb. 20, 2014) – Sophomore forward Lester Wilson (Knoxville) scored a career-high 31 points, but it was not enough in a 91-86 loss to Atlantic Sun Conference foe Jacksonville Thursday evening inside Swisher Gym.
February 19, 2014
JACKSONVILLE, Fla. (Feb. 20, 2014) – Bolstered by wins in five of its last six games, the ETSU men’s basketball team begins the final road swing of the season Thursday night in Florida, taking on Atlantic Sun Conference foe Jacksonville at 7:15 p.m. inside Swisher Gym.
February 15, 2014
JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (Feb. 15, 2014) – Building a substantial lead early in the game and then never relinquishing a double-digit advantage the rest of the way, the ETSU men’s basketball team cruised to a 93-66 win over Stetson Saturday on Senior Day inside the ETSU/MSHA Athletic Center.
February 14, 2014
JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (Feb. 15, 2014) – With an impressive win over first-place FGCU on Thursday night, the ETSU men’s basketball team will try to wrap up its regular season home schedule with another victory on Saturday afternoon, as the Buccaneers take on Stetson at 4 p.m. inside the ETSU/MSHA Athletic Center.
February 13, 2014
JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (Feb. 13, 2014) – Dunk City meet Trey City. The ETSU men’s basketball team hit nine 3-pointers in the first half and finished with 12 for the game, leading wire-to-wire in an 89-81 victory over Florida Gulf Coast Thursday night.
February 13, 2014
JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (Feb. 13, 2014) -- The ETSU men's basketball game with FGCU set for Thursday night at 7 p.m. will be played as scheduled.
February 12, 2014
JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (Feb. 13, 2014) – Facing the final two-week stretch in its Atlantic Sun Conference regular season schedule, the ETSU men’s basketball team will host Florida Gulf Coast Thursday night inside the ETSU/MSHA Athletic Center. Tip is set for 7 p.m.
February 10, 2014
JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (Feb. 10, 2014) – When combining the start of both halves Monday night, the ETSU men’s basketball team was outscored a combined 29-4 by USC Upstate. It was simply too much to overcome.
February 10, 2014
MACON, Ga. (Feb. 10, 2014) – The Atlantic Sun Conference announced Monday that ETSU junior guard Jalen Riley (Racine, Wis.) has been named the league’s newcomer of the week. It is the second time this year he has earned that honor.
February 09, 2014
JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (Feb. 10, 2014) – A resurgent ETSU men’s basketball team will be aiming to maintain its recent momentum as the squad begins its final stretch of regular season home games Monday evening against Atlantic Sun Conference foe USC Upstate.
February 08, 2014
NASHVILLE (Feb. 8, 2014) – Dramatic, pulse-quickening games have defined the Atlantic Sun Conference series between ETSU and Lipscomb since 2005. And in what could be the last meeting between the two teams for some time, there was once again no lack of drama.
February 07, 2014
NASHVILLE (Feb. 8, 2014) – Looking to avenge a home loss in the final seconds earlier this year, the ETSU men’s basketball will face Atlantic Sun Conference foe Lipscomb Saturday afternoon inside Allen Arena at 5 p.m.
February 06, 2014
HIGHLAND HEIGHTS, Ky. (Feb. 6, 2014) – Just when the ETSU men’s basketball team looked like it was “pressing” on offense, it was the Buccaneers’ pressing defense that led to a victory.
February 05, 2014
HIGHLAND HEIGHTS, Ky. (Feb. 6, 2013) – As the ETSU men’s basketball team continues with Atlantic Sun Conference play Thursday night at Northern Kentucky, the Buccaneers hope to keep building on its recent success.
February 02, 2014
JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (Feb. 2, 2014) – The ETSU men’s basketball team proved Sunday afternoon that it’s not how a team starts a game, but how it finishes that can make the difference in winning and losing.
February 02, 2014
JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (Feb. 2, 2014) – The ETSU Department of Intercollegiate Athletics and the Atlantic Sun Conference announced Sunday that the Buccaneers’ men’s basketball home game against USC Upstate, which was originally scheduled for Monday, Feb. 3, at 7 p.m., has been rescheduled for Monday, Feb. 10, at 7 p.m.
February 01, 2014
JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (Feb. 2, 2014) – Playing a Super Bowl Sunday matinee, the ETSU men’s basketball team will host Atlantic Sun Conference foe Kennesaw State at 2 p.m. Sunday inside the ETSU/MSHA Athletic Center.
January 31, 2014
JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (Jan. 31, 2014) – If the ETSU men’s basketball team could have played Mercer Friday night without the Bears’ senior guard Bud Thomas on the floor, things would have been very different. Unfortunately for the Buccaneers, Thomas’ presence was obvious.
January 29, 2014
JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (Jan. 29, 2014) – Due to the inclement weather that has disrupted travel across the southeast, the ETSU men’s basketball games scheduled for this week have been changed.
January 29, 2014
JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (Jan. 30, 2014) – Facing its toughest challenge of the Atlantic Sun Conference schedule so far, the ETSU men’s basketball team will host first-place Mercer Friday night inside the ETSU/MSHA Athletic Center.
January 27, 2014
JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (Jan. 27, 2014) – The Atlantic Sun Conference office announced Monday that senior forward Kinard Gadsden-Gilliard (Georgetown, S.C.) has been named the league’s player of the week.
January 26, 2014
JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (Jan. 25, 2014) – Senior forward Kinard Gadsden-Gilliard scored with nine seconds left and a critical defensive stop as time expired gave the ETSU men’s basketball team a dramatic 76-75 win over Jacksonville.
January 24, 2014
JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (Jan. 25, 2014) – Having found its scoring punch against North Florida on Thursday night, the ETSU men’s basketball team will aim to keep that momentum Saturday afternoon as the Buccaneers host Atlantic Sun Conference foe Jacksonville.
January 23, 2014
JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (Jan. 23, 2014) – Hitting 32 of 33 free throws and manufacturing a 16-2 run midway through the second half, the ETSU men’s basketball team rebounded from a tough Florida road swing with a win over North Florida.
January 22, 2014
JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (Jan. 23, 2014) -- The ETSU men's basketball team will begin a five-game home stand Thursday night when it hosts Atlantic Sun Conference foe North Florida inside the ETSU/MSHA Athletic Center.
January 18, 2014
FORT MYERS, Fla. (Jan. 18, 2014) – Amid an Atlantic Sun Conference road swing through the state of Florida, the ETSU men’s basketball team picked a terrible time to struggle offensively.
January 17, 2014
FORT MYERS, Fla. (Jan. 18, 2014) -- Needing a win to get back on track in Atlantic Sun Conference play, the ETSU men's basketball team will wrap up its current Florida swing with a matchup against Florida Gulf Coast Saturday evening.
January 16, 2014
DELAND, Fla. (Jan. 16, 2014) – Stetson’s Edmunds Center has historically been a difficult place for the ETSU men’s basketball team to play. Thursday night was no different.
January 15, 2014
DELAND, Fla. (Jan. 16, 2014) – Leaving behind the cold and snow of Northeast Tennessee, the ETSU men’s basketball team will head to sunny Florida for an important, two-game road swing in Atlantic Sun Conference play this weekend.
January 11, 2014
JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (Jan. 11, 2014) – ETSU junior guard Rashawn Rembert (Tampa, Fla.) scored a team high 19 points and three other teammates reached double figures, as the ETSU men’s basketball team downed Northern Kentucky 74-65 Saturday afternoon.
January 10, 2014
JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (Jan. 11, 2014) – After suffering a disappointing last-second loss to Lipscomb on Thursday night, the ETSU men’s basketball team will return to the floor on Saturday in an effort to get back on the winning track against Atlantic Sun Conference foe Northern Kentucky.
January 09, 2014
JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (Jan. 9, 2014) – Rallying from nine points down with just over two minutes left to tie the game at 80, the ETSU men’s basketball team could not get one more critical defensive stop when it was needed the most.
January 08, 2014
JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (Jan. 9, 2014) – The ETSU men’s basketball team will return home Thursday to take on Atlantic Sun Conference foe Lipscomb inside the ETSU/MSHA Athletic Center at 7 p.m.
January 07, 2014
JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (Jan. 7, 2014) – As the spring semester approaches, ETSU student-athletes will look to build upon an impressive number of academic achievements during the 2013 fall semester.
January 06, 2014
MACON, Ga. (Jan. 6, 2014) – In a game highlighted by wild momentum swings and offensive runs, the ETSU men’s basketball team got to within two points late but was unable to complete a second half rally, dropping its first Atlantic Sun Conference game of the season to Mercer, 73-63.
January 05, 2014
MACON, Ga. (Jan. 4, 2014) – The ETSU men’s basketball team will face its most critical game of the year so far when the Buccaneers take on Atlantic Sun Conference preseason favorite Mercer Monday evening inside Hawkins Arena.
January 04, 2014
KENNESAW, Ga. (Jan. 4, 2014) – Junior guard Rashawn Rembert (Tampa, Fla.) and freshman guard A.J. Merriweather (Jackson) each scored a game-high 19 points, as the ETSU men’s basketball team opened Atlantic Sun Conference play with a 71-55 victory over Kennesaw State.
January 03, 2014
KENNESAW, Ga. (Jan. 4, 2014) – Having won seven of its last nine games, the ETSU men’s basketball team will begin the hunt for an Atlantic Sun Conference regular season title Saturday at Kennesaw State.
December 30, 2013
MACON, Ga. (Dec. 30, 2013) – Just a week after being named the Atlantic Sun Conference Newcomer of the Week, ETSU junior guard Jalen Riley (Racine, Wis.) has been named the league’s Player of the Week.
December 29, 2013
JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (Dec. 29, 2013) – The ETSU men’s basketball team capitalized on Valparaiso’s 18 first-half turnovers, building a 21-point halftime lead and ultimately picking up a 73-62 win over the Crusaders.
December 28, 2013
JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (Dec. 29, 2013) – With only one more non-conference game left before opening Atlantic Sun Conference play at the start of the new year, the ETSU men’s basketball team will be aiming for its seventh win in nine games Sunday versus Valparaiso.
December 23, 2013
MACON, Ga. (Dec. 23, 2013) – The Atlantic Sun Conference announced Monday that ETSU junior guard Jalen Riley (Racine, Wis.) has been named the league’s newcomer of the week.
December 21, 2013
JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (Dec. 21, 2013) – Trailing 77-70 with five minutes left, the ETSU men’s basketball team put together a 14-0 offensive run and ultimately wrapped up a holiday gift for Buccaneers’ fans, an 84-79 win over Austin Peay.
December 20, 2013
JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (Dec. 21, 2013) – With the week of Christmas Day approaching, the ETSU men’s basketball team will look to get the festivities off to a merry start when the Buccaneers host in-state foe Austin Peay Saturday afternoon inside the ETSU/MSHA Athletic Center.
December 16, 2013
JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (Dec. 16, 2013) – Junior guards Jalen Riley (Racine, Wisc.) and Rashawn Rembert (Tampa) posted career highs as the ETSU men’s basketball team outpaced Tusculum.
December 15, 2013
JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (Dec. 15, 2013) – The ETSU men’s basketball team will be home for the holidays beginning on Monday evening, as the Buccaneers host Tusculum College inside the ETSU/MSHA Athletic Center. Tip inside the Dome is set for 7 p.m.
December 09, 2013
JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (Dec. 9, 2013) – The Atlantic Sun Conference office announced Monday morning that ETSU freshman A.J. Merriweather (Jackson, Tenn.) has been named the league’s newcomer of the week.
December 07, 2013
ATLANTA (Dec. 7, 2013) – Suffering through its worst offensive game of the season, the ETSU men’s basketball team was unable to mount a challenge to Atlantic Coast Conference foe Georgia Tech, falling to the Yellow Jackets 87-57 Saturday afternoon inside McCamish Pavilion.
December 06, 2013
ATLANTA – Having won four of its last five games, the ETSU men’s basketball team will have a major test Saturday afternoon, taking on Atlantic Coast Conference member Georgia Tech.
December 04, 2013
CLARKSVILLE, Tenn. (Dec. 4, 2013) – The ETSU men’s basketball team got its first road win of the season, but it didn’t come easy.
December 03, 2013
JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (Dec. 3, 2013) – Want to show your pride in ETSU athletics and have a chance to win a prize pack full of unique Buccaneer gifts? Then take out those smart phones and get creative.
December 03, 2013
CLARKSVILLE, Tenn. (Dec. 4, 2013) – In search of its first road victory of the season, the ETSU men’s basketball team will again take on a former Ohio Valley Conference rival as the Buccaneers face Austin Peay.
November 30, 2013
JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (Nov. 30, 2013) – A familiar foe from the past brought out the best in the ETSU men’s basketball team Saturday afternoon.
November 29, 2013
JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (Nov. 30, 2013) – Returning home after a disappointing trip to Tennessee Tech, the ETSU men’s basketball team hopes the success its enjoyed on the floor at the Freedom Hall Civic Center will continue on Saturday, as the Buccaneers take on former rival Marshall at 4 p.m.
November 27, 2013
COOKEVILLE, Tenn. (Nov. 27, 2013) – Dominated physically inside the paint and under the basket, the ETSU men’s basketball team had no answers for Tennessee Tech in a 98-83 loss.
November 26, 2013
COOKEVILLE, Tenn. (Nov. 26, 2013) -- Tonight's game between Tennessee Tech and ETSU has been postponed until Wednesday afternoon at 3 p.m.
November 23, 2013
JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (Nov. 23, 2013) – Putting together its best all-around effort so far this season, the ETSU men’s basketball team remained perfect inside Freedom Hall Civic Center with a 66-58 victory over Stephen F. Austin Saturday afternoon.
November 22, 2013
JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (Nov. 23, 2013) – The ETSU men’s basketball team will try to keep its good fortune going inside the Freedom Hall Civic Center when the Buccaneers host Stephen F. Austin Saturday afternoon in the second of three games scheduled for the First Bank and Trust Roundball Showcase.
November 22, 2013
JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (Nov. 22, 2013) – ETSU men’s basketball head coach Murry Bartow announced Friday that the Buccaneers have signed Hargrave Military Academy post player Karl Overstreet (Lynchburg, Va.) to a national letter of intent for the 2014-15 signing class.
November 21, 2013
JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (Nov. 21, 2013) – A change of scenery turned out to be just what was needed for the ETSU men’s basketball team.
November 20, 2013
JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (Nov. 21, 2013) – The ETSU men’s basketball team will begin a special stretch of games tonight, as the Buccaneers play their first of three contests inside Freedom Hall Civic Center as part of the First Bank and Trust Roundball Showcase.
November 20, 2013
JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (Nov. 20, 2013) – For ETSU men’s basketball’s strength and conditioning coach Ben Gleason, preparing the Buccaneers for success on the court requires more than simple weight training and cardiovascular workouts.
November 19, 2013
JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (Nov. 19, 2013) – ETSU head coach Murry Bartow says consistency is the key to his team’s performance this season. Unfortunately for Bartow, his Buccaneers were once again unable to deliver a consistent effort Tuesday night against Winthrop.
November 19, 2013
JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (Nov. 19, 2013) – The ETSU Department of Intercollegiate Athletics released information Tuesday regarding its upcoming men’s and women’s basketball events which will be played in the Freedom Hall Civic Center.
November 18, 2013
JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (Nov. 19, 2013) – The ETSU men’s basketball team will make history on Tuesday night, as the Buccaneers face traditionally-strong mid-major program Winthrop for the first time ever.
November 16, 2013
BOWLING GREEN, Ky. (Nov. 16, 2013) – Playing on the road against one of the most successful mid-major programs in the history of college basketball, the ETSU men’s basketball team fought mightily but offensive struggles doomed the Bucs in a loss to Western Kentucky.
November 15, 2013
BOWLING GREEN, KY. (Nov. 16, 2013) – With hopes of breaking through with its first victory of the 2013-14 season, the ETSU men’s basketball team will travel to take on former Ohio Valley Conference rival and current Sun Belt Conference foe Western Kentucky Saturday night.
November 12, 2013
JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (Nov. 12, 2013) – Despite a 17-0 offensive run in the first half and leading midway through the second half, the ETSU men’s basketball team was unable to hold off Morehead State as the Eagles crashed the Buccaneers’ home opener with 71-63 victory Tuesday evening.
November 11, 2013
JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (Nov. 12, 2013) – Coming off an encouraging debut at Charlotte on Friday night, the ETSU men’s basketball team will open the home portion of its 2013-14 schedule Tuesday night as the Buccaneers host Morehead State inside the ETSU/MSHA Athletic Center.
November 08, 2013
CHARLOTTE, N.C. (Nov. 8, 2013) – Senior forward Kinard Gadsden-Gilliard (Georgetown, S.C.) scored a career-high 31 points, but senior post Lukas Poderis (Port Richey, Fla.) missed a potential game-tying free throw with seven seconds left in regulation, as Charlotte held off ETSU, 80-75.
November 07, 2013
CHARLOTTE, N.C. (Nov. 7, 2013) – After months of preparation and preseason workouts, the ETSU men’s basketball team will launch its 2013-14 season Friday evening, heading on the road to take on Conference USA foe Charlotte.
November 05, 2013
JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (Nov. 5, 2013) – The ETSU Department of Intercollegiate Athletics announced Tuesday that it has reached a new agreement with Nike to become the official apparel provider for Buccaneer athletics.
November 02, 2013
JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (Nov. 2, 2013) – The ETSU men’s basketball team used a 30-6 offensive run at the start of the second half to drop Mars Hill 119-83 on Homecoming Saturday in front of 3,208 fans at the ETSU/MSHA Athletic Center.
November 01, 2013
JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (Nov. 2, 2013) -- The ETSU men's basketball team will highlight Saturday's Homecoming festivities as the Buccaneers play their final exhibition game.
October 29, 2013
JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (Oct. 29, 2013) – Junior guard Rashawn Rembert (Tampa, Fla.) scored a game-high 33 points and freshman A.J. Merriweather (Jackson, Tenn.) finished with a spectacular stat line as the ETSU men’s basketball team raced away from neighboring Milligan.
October 28, 2013
JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (Oct. 28, 2013) – Approximately 1,500 fans were on hand Monday evening for fun, festivities and fireworks to help usher in the 2013-14 ETSU basketball season at Bluenanza 2.0 presented by Johnson City Honda on the quad in front of Brooks Gym.
October 28, 2013
JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (Oct. 28, 2013) -- Fans of ETSU men's basketball will get their first look at the 2013-14 version of the Buccaneers Tuesday night, as the team takes on Milligan College in an exhibition matchup at the ETSU/MSHA Athletic Center.
October 18, 2013
JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (Oct. 18, 2013) – The ETSU Department of Intercollegiate Athletics will officially welcome the 2013-14 basketball season with a newly revamped and re-energized Bluenanza event on Oct. 28 beginning at 7 p.m. on the new quad area located in front of Brooks Gym.
October 16, 2013
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October 08, 2013
JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (Oct. 8, 2013) – A capacity crowd of over 200 people packed the Carnegie Hotel’s Grand Soldiers Ballroom Tuesday night to take part in the inaugural “Holding Court” preseason basketball event featuring ESPN college basketball analyst Jay Bilas.
October 03, 2013
JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (Oct. 3, 2013) – The ETSU Department of Intercollegiate Athletics announced Thursday afternoon that the “Holding Court” preseason basketball event scheduled for Oct. 8, inside the Carnegie Hotel is sold out.
September 27, 2013
JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (Sept. 27, 2013) – With recent changes to the NCAA regulations regarding preseason basketball practice, the ETSU men’s basketball team opened official workouts Friday afternoon inside the ETSU/MSHA Athletic Center.
September 17, 2013
JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (Sept. 17, 2013) – The ETSU Department of Intercollegiate Athletics announced Tuesday that it has confirmed a star-studded trio of current college head coaches that will be joining ESPN college basketball analyst Jay Bilas during the program’s “Holding Court” event.
September 03, 2013
JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (Sept. 3, 2013) – A record number of home games, road contests at Georgia Tech, Charlotte and Western Kentucky, and plans to play a portion of the season’s games at Johnson City’s Freedom Hall Civic Center highlight the 2013-14 ETSU men’s basketball schedule released Tuesday by head coach Murry Bartow.
September 03, 2013
JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (Sept. 3, 2013) – In another sign of renewed commitment to engagement and community partnership, the ETSU Department of Intercollegiate Athletics and the City of Johnson City jointly announced Tuesday that an agreement has been finalized for the Buccaneers to play a limited number of basketball games inside Freedom Hall Civic Center this season.
August 28, 2013
JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (August 28, 2013) – The East Tennessee State University Department of Intercollegiate Athletics released information Wednesday that junior forward Ron Giplaye (Lowell, Mass.) is out indefinitely following open heart surgery to correct a congenital cardiac abnormality.
August 19, 2013
JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (August 19, 2013) – Join ESPN college basketball analyst Jay Bilas, ETSU head coach Murry Bartow, and a group of the best minds in the game as the ETSU Department of Intercollegiate Athletics hosts an evening of X’s and O’s, game philosophy, and great stories Oct. 8 at the Carnegie Hotel.
August 15, 2013
JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (August 15, 2013) – ETSU men’s basketball head coach Murry Bartow announced Thursday that the Buccaneers have signed high school standout Isaac Banks (New Orleans, La.) to join the team’s 2013-14 recruiting class.
August 14, 2013
JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (August 14, 2013) – ETSU men’s basketball head coach Murry Bartow announced Wednesday that the Buccaneers have signed junior college forward Leonard Smith (Hickman, Ky.) to join the team’s 2013-14 recruiting class.
July 03, 2013
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June 14, 2013
JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (June 14, 2013) – ETSU men’s basketball head coach Murry Bartow announced Friday the addition of assistant coaches Bob Bolen and Thomas Carr to his 2013-14 staff.
June 13, 2013
JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (June 13, 2013) – ETSU men’s basketball head coach Murry Bartow announced Thursday that the Buccaneers have signed junior college forward Darius Forrest (Jackson, Miss.) to join the team’s 2013-14 recruiting class.
June 11, 2013
JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (June 11, 2013) – During a press conference Tuesday inside the D.P. Culp University Center, the East Tennessee State University Department of Intercollegiate Athletics was officially welcomed back into the Southern Conference. In addition, it was announced that ETSU Director of Intercollegiate Athletics Dr. Richard Sander has signed a one-year extension with the program.
June 01, 2013
HILTON HEAD, S.C. (May 30, 2013) – East Tennessee State University, Mercer University and the Virginia Military Institute have been extended invitations to join the Southern Conference beginning July 1, 2014, SoCon Commissioner John Iamarino announced from the league’s spring meetings Thursday.
FB ETSU Kingsport, Tenn.
Oct 23, 6:00 p.m. Scrimmage at J. Fred Johnson Stadium
MSOC ETSU 0 Greenville, S.C.
Oct 24, 6:00 p.m. Furman 3
VB ETSU 2 Birmingham, Ala.
Oct 24, 6:00 p.m. Samford University 3
WGOLF Palmetto Intercollegiate Kiawah Island, S.C.
Oct 26 10th of 20
WSOC ETSU 2 Cullowhee, N.C.
Oct 26 Western Carolina 3
MSOC UNC Greensboro 1 OT
Oct 28 ETSU 0
MBB Blue/Gold Scrimmage Freedom Hall
Oct 30, 7:00 p.m. ETSU
MCC Southern Conference Championship Kernersville, N.C.
Oct 31 2 of 10
WCC Southern Conference Championship Kernersville, N.C.
Oct 31 4 of 10
WTEN ETSU Knoxville, Tenn.
Oct 31 University of Tennessee Fall Invite
VB ETSU 0 Greensboro, N.C.
Oct 31 University of North Carolina at Greensboro 3
WTEN ETSU
Nov 1 University of Tennessee Fall Invite
WBB Milligan College Johnson City, Tenn.
Nov 1, 12:00 p.m. ETSU
FB ETSU Johnson City, Tenn.
Nov 1, 3:00 p.m. Homecoming scrimmage
WSOC ETSU Johnson City, Tenn.
Nov 1, 5:30 p.m. UNC Greensboro
VB University of Tennessee at Chattanooga Johnson City, Tenn.
Nov 1, 7:00 p.m. ETSU
MSOC ETSU Macon, Ga.
Nov 1, 8:00 p.m. Mercer
WTEN ETSU
Nov 2, 8:00 p.m. University of Tennessee Fall Invite