Women's Basketball

Bucs fall to No. 25 Mercer in regular season finale

MACON, Ga. (Feb. 24, 2018) – The ETSU women’s basketball team concluded their regular season today in Macon, Ga. The Bucs fell 63-48 to the No. 25 Mercer Bears on Saturday afternoon in Hawkins Arena. Mercer finishes their season with an overall record of 26-2 and went a perfect 13-0 in conference action. ETSU drops to 18-11 and 11-3 in the SoCon, but will still remain as the No. 2 seed, as they head into the conference tournament next week.


Men's Tennis

Herrera picks up 100th career win; Bucs down UNCG 6-1

JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (Feb. 24, 2018) – The ETSU men’s tennis team hosted the UCNG Spartans in their first conference match of the season. The Bucs downed the Spartans with a score of 6-1 at the Dave Mullins Tennis Complex on Saturday morning. The Bucs improve to 5-4 overall and 1-0 in conference, while the Spartans drop to 4-3 and 0-1 in the conference.


Baseball

Bucs fall in pitching duel with Florida Gulf Coast

FORT MYERS, Fla. (Feb. 24, 2018) -- A pitcher’s duel took place one day after an offensive explosion, as Florida Gulf Coast score in the final two innings to defeat ETSU 6-1 in Fort Myers, Fla. Saturday afternoon.


Men's Basketball

SoCon title up for grabs Sunday as Bucs face Furman

JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (Feb. 24, 2018) For the ETSU men’s basketball team, it comes down to this game.


Men's Basketball

Wofford outlasts Bucs in back-and-forth contest, 75-71

JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (Feb. 23, 2018) -- For the second game in a row, the defensive efficiency that defined the ETSU men's basketball team for most of the season abandoned the Buccaneers.


Baseball

Dramatic ninth inning gives ETSU road win over FGCU

FORT MYERS, Fla. (Feb. 23, 2018) -- In a back-and-forth contest that came down to the wire, a dramatic ninth inning became the deciding factor as ETSU baseball earned a 10-8 victory over Florida Gulf Coast Friday night in Fort Myers, Fla.


Women's Tennis

Bucs dominate Miami (OH) with 6-1 win

JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (Feb. 23, 2018) – In their first match played on their home court at the Dave Mullins Tennis Complex, the ETSU women’s tennis team defeated the Miami RedHawks 6-1 on Friday afternoon. ETSU improves to 4-5, as the RedHawks drop to 4-6.


Softball

Laughren blasts Bucs past Gardner-Webb; ETSU falls to College of Charleston

ATHENS, Ga. (Feb. 23, 2018) -- Junior outfielder Tiffany Laughren (Erwin, Tenn.) recorded the first multi-homer game of her collegiate career, while senior Madison Ogle (Maryville, Tenn.) pitched four scoreless innings to help guide the ETSU softball team to an 8-0 five-inning win over Gardner-Webb in the opening game of the Georgia Classic on Friday morning from Jack Turner Stadium.


Women's Basketball

ETSU concludes regular season Saturday at Mercer

MACON, Ga. (Feb. 23, 2018) – ETSU will wrap up their regular season when they take on the Mercer Bears this Saturday, Feb. 24 at 2:00 p.m. The top two teams in the conference will go head to head inside Hawkins Arena.


Men's Tennis

Bucs set to take on UNCG in first conference match

JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (Feb. 23, 2018) – The ETSU men’s tennis team will welcome the UNCG Spartans on Saturday, Feb. 24 at 10:30 a.m. The match will be played outdoors at the Mullins Tennis Complex, which is located next to the football stadium. This will also be the first match played on their home court outside for the Bucs.


Women's Soccer

Goldoni Rejoins Italian National Team

JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (February 20, 2018) – In what represents another significant step in her development as a player, ETSU’s Eleonora Goldoni (Ferrara, Italy) is returning to her home country’s national senior soccer team. Goldoni will re-join the Italian side as it prepares for the Cyprus Cup tournament. It’s her second stint with the senior team -- she was called up from the U23 squad for a training camp last month. Italy is in Group A of the Cyprus Cup and opens group stage play against defending champion Switzerland on Wednesday, February 28.


Women's Basketball

Bucs give Ezell 200th win; Top Samford 64-52

BIRMINGHAM, Ala. (Feb. 22, 2018) The ETSU women’s basketball team outlasted the Samford Bulldogs 64-52 on the road to improve to 11-2 in the conference. The team also gave Coach Ezell her 200th career win.


Baseball

Bucs approach first road series vs. Florida Gulf Coast

FORT MYERS, Fla. (Feb. 22, 2018) — Coming off a strong start to the season, the ETSU baseball team hits the road for the first time this season as it faces undefeated Florida Gulf Coast Feb. 23-25 in Fort Meyers, Fla.


Men's Basketball

Bucs set for Wofford with title on the line Friday

JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (Feb. 22, 2018) -- Still in control of its own destiny in the race for the Southern Conference regular season title, the ETSU men's basketball team will welcome league foe Wofford to Freedom Hall on Friday night.


Softball

Bucs return to tournament play this weekend in Georgia

ATHENS, Ga. (Feb. 22, 2018) -- For the second time in three weeks, the ETSU softball team returns to the Peach State as the Buccaneers gear up for the Georgia Classic, which gets underway Friday morning at University of Georgia’s Turner Softball Stadium.


Women's Golf

Bucs Prep for Spring Season; Loy Rises in Palmer Cup

NORMAN, Okla. (February 22, 2018) – ETSU’s women’s golf team doesn’t start its spring season until Sunday. But there’s already good news. Junior Hee Ying Loy (Johor, Malaysia) has made a big move up in the latest International player standings for the Arnold Palmer Cup, announced today by the Golf Coaches Association of America. Loy, the reigning Southern Conference Player of the Year, currently stands at 14th. That’s up four spots from the first spring rankings on February 8, and five up from the final Fall standings last November 16.


Men's Track & Field, Women's Track & Field

Bucs prep for 2018 SoCon Indoor Championships

LEXINGTON, Va. (Feb. 22, 2018) — The indoor track and field season hits a fever pitch this weekend, as the ETSU squads head to Lexington, Va. Feb. 24-25 for the 2018 SoCon Indoor Track and Field Championships.


Women's Tennis

Pereira picks up win, but Bucs fall to NC State on the road

RALEIGH, N.C. (Feb. 21, 2018) The ETSU women’s tennis team took on the #37 ranked NC State Wolfpack on the road at the J.W. Isenhour Tennis Center on Wednesday night. The Bucs fell 6-1 to Wolfpack to drop to a 3-5 record.


Men's Golf

ETSU wraps up play at The Prestige at PGA West

LA QUINTA, Calif. (Feb. 21, 2018) -- Led by junior Geuntae Kim (Daegu, South Korea), the ETSU men's golf team wrapped up play at The Prestige at PGA West on Wednesday afternoon. Kim posted a top-20 finish, while the Buccaneers finished tied for eighth in the loaded 16-team field.


Men's Basketball

Fan Appreciation Day, Star Wars Night set for Friday

JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (Feb. 21, 2018) -- As if the excitement of the Southern Conference regular season championship race was not enough, the ETSU Department of Intercollegiate Athletics will hold two special promotions at the same time during the Buccaneers men’s basketball game with Wofford on Friday night.


Women's Basketball

ETSU begins final road weekend at Samford

BIRMINGHAM, Ala. (Feb. 21, 2018) -- The ETSU women’s basketball team will begin their final road trip of the season, when they travel to Birmingham, Ala. to take on the Samford Bulldogs on Thursday, Feb. 22.


Men's Basketball

The Citadel shocks Bucs in 84-82 upset victory

JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (Feb. 20, 2018) -- With senior guard Desonta Bradford (Humboldt) out while nursing an ankle injury, the ETSU men's basketball team looked on as The Citadel took advantage Tuesday night inside Freedom Hall.


Men's Golf

Kim, Rhea lead Bucs after round one of The Prestige at PGA West

LA QUINTA, Calif. (Feb. 20, 2018) -- After being forced to wait an extra day to get its spring season underway, the ETSU men’s golf team finally teed things up.


Women's Tennis

This week in ETSU women’s tennis

JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (Feb. 20, 2018) – The ETSU women’s tennis team hits the road to take on NC State on Wednesday, Feb. 21 at the J.W. Isenhour Tennis Center. The match is set for 8:00 p.m. Following this match, the Bucs will host back-to-back matches beginning with Miami on Feb. 23 and Western Kentucky on Feb. 25.


Women's Basketball

Haynes-Overton named Player of the Week

SPARTANBURG, S.C. (Feb. 20, 2018) – Freshman guard Erica Haynes-Overton (Nashville, Tenn.) was named the SoCon Women’s Basketball Player of the Week, as announced by the conference office Tuesday afternoon.


Women's Tennis

Markesini tabbed SoCon Player of the Week

SPARTANBURG, S.C. (Feb. 20, 2018) -- Senior Ioanna Markesini (Athens, Greece) was named the SoCon Player of Week, as announced by the conference office Tuesday morning.


Football

ETSU football announces walk-on tryout information

JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (Feb. 20, 2018) -- ETSU football head coach Randy Sanders and his staff released information on Tuesday regarding an upcoming tryout for walk-on players.


Baseball

Kaczor receives national recognition from Collegiate Baseball

TUSCON, Ariz. (Feb. 20, 2018) -- The national media took notice of ETSU pitcher Micah Kaczor (Tampa, Fla.) this weekend, as Kaczor was named one of Collegiate Baseballs National Players Of The Week earlier this week.


Men's Basketball

Carter announces new contract for Forbes

JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (Feb. 19, 2017) — ETSU Athletics Director Scott Carter announced Monday that men’s basketball head coach Steve Forbes has signed a new contract.


Men's Golf

Day One of The Prestige at PGA West cancelled

LA QUINTA, Calif. (Feb. 19, 2018) -- The ETSU men’s golf team will have to wait another day to begin its spring campaign.


Men's Basketball

Bucs open three-game home stretch Tuesday vs. The Citadel

JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (Feb. 19, 2018) — With an opportunity to wrap up at least a share of the Southern Conference regular season title, the ETSU men's basketball team will host league foe The Citadel Tuesday night inside Freedom Hall.


Baseball

Kaczor named SoCon Pitcher of the Week

SPARTANBURG, S.C. (Feb. 19, 2018) -- After a quality outing on the mound to open 2018, ETSU junior transfer Micah Kaczor (Tampa, Fla.) earned conference pitcher of the week, the Southern Conference offices announced Monday afternoon.


Baseball

Bucs take season opening series against Northern Kentucky

JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (Feb. 18, 2018) -- A home-opening series victory marked the beginning of what could be good things to come for the ETSU baseball team, as the Bucs took two of three from Northern Kentucky this weekend.


Men's Tennis

Bucs top Tennessee Tech in home opener

BRISTOL, Tenn. (Feb. 18, 2018) -- The ETSU men’s tennis team picked up a 6-1 win against Tennessee Tech, in their home opener at the Bristol Racquet Club on Sunday morning. This is now the Bucs’ second straight win, as they improve to 4-4 on the season.


Softball

Schmidt shuts down Colgate; Bucs fall to USC Upstate

SPARTANBURG, S.C. (Feb. 18, 2018) -- Sophomore right-hander Kelly Schmidt (Norcross, Ga.) tossed her first collegiate complete game shutout to direct the ETSU softball team to a 10-0 five-inning win over Colgate in the Bucs’ first game of the Upstate Classic on Sunday afternoon at Cyrill Stadium.


Women's Tennis

Bucs fall to the Zips 5-2 to conclude weekend

AKRON, Ohio. (Feb. 18, 2018)-- After a weekend spent in Ohio, the Bucs finsished 1-1. ETSU fell to the Akron Zips on Sunday morning 5-2, at the LaTuchie Tennis Center.


Men's Golf

Bucs to make spring debut this week in California

LA QUINTA, Calif. (Feb. 19, 2018) -- The ETSU men’s golf team makes its spring debut this week as the Buccaneers head west to compete in the 18th annual The Prestige at PGA West, which beings Monday.


Women's Basketball

ETSU caps off Senior Day with 56-46 win against Furman

JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (Feb. 17, 2018) -- With 2:40 left in play, Tianna Tarter (Johnson City, Tenn.) drove to the hoop, made the layup and was fouled. She made the free throw to become ETSU’s all-time career free throw leader. Prior to the game, ETSU’s three seniors; Shy Copney (Johnson City, Tenn.), Malloree Schurr (Montgomery, Texas), and Tianna Tarter were honored. The three were able to celebrate their special day with a 56-46 win over Furman, improving to 17-10 overall and 10-2 in the SoCon. Furman dropped to 16-12 and 6-7 in the SoCon.


Men's Basketball

Bucs bounce back in style, drop Western Carolina, 72-61

CULLOWHEE, N.C. (Feb. 17, 2018) -- After suffering its first Southern Conference loss of the season and its first defeat in 17 straight games earlier in the week, the question Saturday was how would the ETSU men's basketball team respond to its first taste of adversity since Dec. 16 of last year? Buccaneer fans will like the answer.


Men's Tennis

Men’s Tennis welcomes Tennessee Tech in home opener

BRISTOL, Tenn. (Feb. 17, 2018) – The ETSU men’s tennis team will host Tennessee Tech in their first home match of the season. The match will be played indoors at the Bristol Racquet Club, with first serve set for 11:00 a.m. ETSU leads the all-time series with a 22-14 record, with the last meeting coming in 2015.


Women's Tennis

Women’s Tennis tops West Virginia on the road

AKRON, Ohio. (Feb. 17, 2018) -- The ETSU women’s tennis team picked up a big win on the road against Big 12 opponent, West Virginia on Saturday morning at the LaTuchie Tennis Center. A great team effort gave the Bucs a 6-1 win to improve to 3-3, as the Mountaineers fall to 2-3.


Softball

Softball to make Sunday trip to Spartanburg

SPARTANBURG, S.C. (Feb. 17, 2018) -- Coming off its season opening trip to Statesboro, Ga. last weekend, the ETSU softball team returns to action Sunday afternoon as the Bucs make the Sunday swing to Spartanburg, S.C. to face Colgate and host USC Upstate.


Baseball

Saturday baseball double-header moved to Sunday

JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (Feb. 17, 2017) -- Due to weather constraints, Saturday’s baseball double-header against NKU has been moved to Sunday, Feb. 18, ETSU baseball head coach Joe Pennucci announced Saturday morning.


Baseball

Pennucci era begins with opening day victory over NKU

JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (Feb. 16, 2018) -- A new era in ETSU baseball began Friday evening, as the Bucs earned an opening day 6-2 victory over Northern Kentucky at Thomas Stadium.


Men's Basketball

Mens hoops ready to get back on track Saturday at WCU

CULLOWHEE, N.C. (Feb. 16, 2018) -- The ETSU men's basketball team will be looking to start another streak on Saturday, as the Buccaneers travel to face Southern Conference foe Western Carolina.


Women's Basketball

ETSU set to celebrate Senior Day Saturday vs. Furman

JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (Feb. 16, 2018) In the final home game of the regular season, the ETSU women’s basketball team will host the Furman Paladins on Saturday, Feb. 17 at 2:00 p.m. inside Brooks Gym.


Women's Tennis

ETSU readies for two matches in Ohio

AKRON, Ohio. (Feb. 16, 2018)-- The ETSU women’s tennis team will travel to the state of Ohio for two dual matches. On Saturday, Feb. 17, they will take on West Virginia and on Sunday, Feb. 18 they will take on Virginia. Both matches will be played at the LaTuchie Tennis Center in Akron, Ohio.


Baseball

Preview: ETSU Baseball begins new era Friday

JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (Feb. 15, 2018) -- The 2018 baseball season is upon us, as a new look ETSU baseball squad prepares for its four game series with Northern Kentucky beginning Feb. 16 at 5 p.m.


Women's Basketball

Four Bucs finish in double figures, as Bucs cruise past Wofford

JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (Feb. 15, 2018) With a loud and excited crowd filled with elementary school students, Brooks Gym was a fun environment for the Bucs to play in. ETSU cruised past Wofford, 82-53 in a 29-point victory on Thursday morning to improve to 16-10 and 9-2 in the SoCon, as the Terriers fall to 10-17 and 3-9 in the SoCon.


Men's Basketball

ETSU men’s hoops to host "Star Wars Night" Feb. 23

JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (Feb. 14, 2018) -- ETSU basketball fans can prepare to visit "A Galaxy Far, Far Away …" on Friday night, Feb. 23rd, as the Buccaneers will host a special Star Wars Night inside Freedom Hall.


Men's Track & Field, Women's Track & Field

Atkins earns SoCon women’s track athlete of the week

SPARTANBURG, S.C. (Feb. 14, 2018) -- For the second time this indoor season, junior Kyra Atkins (Greer, S.C.) earned SoCon women’s track athlete of the week, the league office announced Wednesday.


Women's Basketball

Bucs welcome Wofford Thursday for Education Day

JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (Feb. 14, 2018) – After finishing off their longest conference road schedule, the Bucs have returned to Johnson City to host the Wofford Terriers for Education Day.


Baseball

Talkin' Hardball featuring John Smoltz set for March 6th

JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (Feb. 13, 2018) – The ETSU Department of Intercollegiate Athletics and the Global Sport Leadership Doctoral program announced Tuesday that they will partner to host Talkin’ Hardball on March 6th at the Johnson City Country Club.


Men's Basketball

Bucs’ streak comes to an end in 74-56 loss at UNCG

GREENSBORO, N.C. (Feb. 12, 2018) -- Facing a chance to stand alone with the longest win streak in program history, the ETSU men's basketball team unfortunately watched its special run of success come to an end Monday night inside the Greensboro Coliseum.


Women's Basketball

Tarter named College Sports Madness SoCon Player of the Week

JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (Feb. 12, 2018) -- Senior Tianna Tarter (Johnson City, Tenn.) was named the College Sports Madness Player of the Week for the SoCon, for her outstanding performance against UTC.


Men's Soccer

AD Carter's statement on departure of Oshoniyi

The following is Athletic Director Scott Carter’s statement following the announcement by ETSU men’s soccer head coach Bo Oshoniyi that he will be leaving the program for the same position at Dartmouth.


Men's Basketball

With nation's longest win streak, Bucs to face UNCG Monday

GREENSBORO, N.C. (Feb. 11, 2018) -- Now with the longest win streak in the country, the ETSU men's basketball team will put its 16-game run to the test on Monday night, as the first-place Buccaneers travel to face second-place UNCG in a premier Southern Conference hoops matchup.


Men's Tennis

Bucs top William & Mary 4-1 to close out weekend

RICHMOND, Va. (Feb. 11, 2018) -- The ETSU men’s tennis team handed William & Mary their first loss of the season, 4-1 on Sunday afternoon at the Thalhimer Tennis Center. The Bucs improve to 3-4 and close out the weekend with a 1-1 record.


Softball

Four-run sixth carries Bucs past Georgia Southern, 7-5

STATESBORO, Ga. (Feb. 11, 2018) – After squandering an early two-run lead, the ETSU softball team continued to battle, and the Buccaneers scored four sixth-inning runs to secure a 7-5 road win at Georgia Southern in Sunday’s final game of the Eagle Round Robin.


Softball

Bucs power past Murray State to earn split at Eagle Round Robin

STATESBORO, Ga. (Feb. 10, 2018) -- After dropping the first three games to start the season, the ETSU softball team finally snapped its streak as the Buccaneers used a strong start to power past Murray State, 7-5, on Saturday night at the Eagle Robin Robin in Statesboro, Ga.


Men's Track & Field, Women's Track & Field

Bucs clinch multiple victories at Liberty Elite

LYNCHBURG, Va. (Feb. 10, 2018) -- Eleven top season marks for ETSU were set at the Liberty Elite Invitational in Lynchburg, Va. Saturday, as three Bucs returned to Johnson City with victories.


Women's Basketball

Dominant fourth quarter propels Bucs past Mocs, 61-55

CHATTANOOGA, Tenn. (Feb. 10, 2018) After being behind by 16, ETSU’s fourth quarter surge lifted them past the Mocs to earn a six-point win, 61-55. The Bucs outscored the Mocs 21-8 in the fourth quarter. ETSU now improves to 15-10 and 8-2 in the SoCon, while UTC drops to 15-9 and 6-4 in the SoCon.


Men's Basketball

McCloud’s 20 powers Bucs to historic win; 70-56 over VMI

LEXINGTON, Va. (Feb. 10, 2018) -- Just when a program record tying 16th straight win seemed somewhat in danger, ETSU senior guard Jalan McCloud (Fort Worth, Texas) would not let a chance at history pass.


Men's Tennis

Three Bucs earn wins, but ETSU comes up short at VCU, 4-3

RICHMOND, Va. (Feb. 10, 2018) – In an intense battle at the Virginia Commonwealth University, the ETSU Buccaneers came up short, as VCU slid past ETSU 4-3. The Bucs fall to 2-4, as VCU stays a perfect 6-0.


Softball

Inclement weather force schedule changes to Eagle Round Robin

STATESBORO, Ga. (Feb. 9, 2018) Inclement weather that hit the region on Friday has forced schedule changes to this weekend’s Eagle Round Robin in Statesboro, Ga.


Men's Track & Field, Women's Track & Field

ETSU track and field to compete at Liberty Saturday

LYNCHBURG, Va. (Feb. 9, 2018) -- The ETSU track and field team will compete away from Johnson City for the second time this indoor season at the Liberty Elite Invitational in Lynchburg, Va. Saturday.


Softball

Bucs fall to Radford, Murray State at Eagle Round Robin

STATESBORO, Ga. (Feb. 9, 2018) The ETSU softball team opened its 2018 season on Friday by dropping a pair of games at the Eagle Round Robin in Statesboro, Ga. The Bucs suffered a 6-0 setback to Radford in the opener, while falling 16-6 (five innings) to Murray State in game two.


Men's Tennis

Men’s Tennis readies for two matches in Virginia

RICHMOND, Va. (Feb. 9, 2018) -- The ETSU men’s tennis team will play two matches in the state of Virginia this weekend. First they will kick off with VCU on Saturday and then they will take on William & Mary on Sunday. Both matches are at 10:00 a.m. on VCU’s campus.


Women's Basketball

ETSU concludes road swing with Chattanooga on Saturday

CHATTANOOGA, Tenn. (Feb. 9, 2018) – ETSU will wrap up their three-game road swing with conference rival Chattanooga on Saturday, Feb. 10, inside McKenzie Arena. Tip-off is set for 2:00 p.m.


Men's Basketball

Bucs eye record tying 16th straight win Saturday at VMI

LEXINGTON, Va. (Feb. 9, 2018) -- Now with the second longest winning streak in the nation, the ETSU men's basketball team will aim to match the school record of 16 victories in a row set by the 2003-04 Buccaneers when the team travels to face VMI Saturday.


Football

Football releases spring practice schedule

JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (Feb. 9, 2018) -- Days after capping off his first signing class, ETSU football head coach Randy Sanders released the Buccaneers' spring practice schedule on Friday.


Women's Tennis

Women’s Tennis sweeps Lincoln Memorial

HARROGATE, Tenn. (Feb. 8, 2018) -- It was an exciting day for the ETSU women’s tennis team, as they picked up their first sweep of the season after toppling Lincoln Memorial 7-0. The Bucs now improve to 2-3 on the season, while Lincoln Memorial drops to 3-2.


Softball

ETSU softball set to open 2018 season

STATESBORO, Ga. (Feb. 8, 2018) -- Coming off its first ever Southern Conference Championship and NCAA Tournament appearance, the ETSU softball team is set for a repeat as the Buccaneers open the 2018 season this Friday at the Eagle Round Robin in Statesboro, Ga.


Baseball

ETSU places fourth in preseason poll, three Bucs earn All-SoCon honors

SPARTANBURG, S.C. (Feb. 8, 2018) -- The Southern Conference announced its baseball preseason polls and teams Thursday afternoon, as three Bucs earned preseason All-SoCon honors while the conference coaches placed ETSU in the top half of their preseason poll.


Football

Sanders adds Ukwu to coaching staff

JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (Feb. 8, 2018) -- ETSU football head coach Randy Sanders announced on Thursday that Collins Ukwu has been added to the Buccaneer coaching staff. Ukwu will serve as the defensive end coach for the Buccaneers.


Women's Golf

Loy Moves Up In Palmer Cup Standings

NORMAN, Okla. (Feb. 8, 2018) -- As the ETSU women’s golf team prepares for the start of its spring season, there’s good news for one of the Bucs’ top players. Hee Ying Loy (Johor, Malaysia) is up one spot to 18th in the latest standings for the Arnold Palmer Cup, released today by Golf Coaches Association of America. The ETSU junior is the highest-ranked player from a mid-major program. The Bucs open their 2018 spring season at the Kiawah Island Intercollegiate in South Carolina, February 25-27.


Football

Football announces 24-man signing class

JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (Feb. 7, 2018) -- The East Tennessee State University football team concluded its 2018 National Signing Day by holding a press conference to announce the Buccaneers’ 24-man class on Wednesday evening inside the Ramsey Tower at William B. Greene, Jr. Stadium.


Men's Track & Field, Women's Track & Field

Johnson earns second straight SoCon weekly honor

SPARTANBURG, S.C. (Feb. 7, 2018) -- Coming off another record-setting performance at the Buccaneer Track and Field Invitational last week, ETSU thrower Ben Johnson (Nashville, Tenn.) earned the men’s field Southern Conference Athlete of the Week award, the league office announced Wednesday.


Women's Tennis

ETSU set to take on Lincoln Memorial University on Thursday

JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (Feb. 7, 2018) The ETSU women’s tennis team picked up their first win of the season this past Saturday, with a 4-3 win over Tusculum. The Bucs are eager to continue that momentum when they head to Harrogate, Tenn. to take on the Lincoln Memorial Railsplitters. This will be the first time in program history that both teams will meet. The Bucs will also be the first Division I team LMU will host since 1992.



Football

Football announces details for National Signing Day coverage

JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (Feb. 6, 2018) -- The ETSU Department of Intercollegiate Athletics released details regarding Wednesday’s National Signing Day for football.


Men's Basketball

Bradford named January’s SoCon Player of the Month

JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (Feb. 5, 2018) -- Following a month when the ETSU men's basketball team posted a perfect 9-0 record in Southern Conference play, Buccaneers' senior guard Desonta Bradford (Humboldt) has been named the league's January Player of the Month.


Women's Tennis

Bucs pick up 4-3 win over Tusculum in home opener

BRISTOL, Tenn. (Feb. 4, 2018) The ETSU women’s tennis team hosted Tusculum on Saturday evening at the Bristol Racquet Club. The Bucs came away with a 4-3 win to pick up their first win of the season, while handing Tusculum their first loss.


Women's Basketball

Seniors lead the way as Bucs cruise past Catamounts

CULLOWHEE, N.C. (Feb. 3, 2018) ETSU’s seniors made a great impact on tonight’s 76-46 win over Western Carolina on Saturday night inside the Ramsey Center. The seniors all finished in double figures, as the Bucs improved to 7-2 in conference play, while the Catamounts fell to 0-9.


Men's Track & Field, Women's Track & Field

Multiple ETSU victories highlight final home indoor meet

JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (Feb. 3, 2018) -- Sixteen seniors and one ETSU athlete took center stage on Day Two of the Buccaneer Track and Field Invitational, as the second day brought more victories and records for ETSU.


Men's Basketball

Bucs win 15th straight, drop rival Chattanooga, 81-61

JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (Feb. 3, 2018) -- Move over 1952-53 Buccaneers and make some room for the 2017-18 ETSU men’s basketball team.


Men's Tennis

Lugo and Gonzalez pick up wins, but Bucs fall to Wisconsin

MADISON, Wis. (Feb. 3 2018) The ETSU men’s tennis team played their fifth consecutive match on the road and fell to Wisconsin 4-2 at the Nielson Tennis Stadium.


Men's Track & Field, Women's Track & Field

Bucs set new records in first day of invitational

JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (Feb. 2, 2018) -- A successful day one at the Buccaneer Track and Field Invitational ended Friday evening in the Dome with multiple personal records and two new school records.


Men's Basketball

Rival Mocs visit Bucs for Gold Out Saturday matchup

JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (Feb. 2, 2018) Having reached 20 wins faster than any team in program history, the ETSU mens basketball team will look to defend its current 14-game winning streak when rival Chattanooga invades Freedom Hall Saturday afternoon.


Men's Basketball

Five Things to Know: ETSU vs. Chattanooga

JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (Feb. 2, 2018) -- With its men’s basketball team on a special 14-game winning streak and leading the Southern Conference with a perfect 11-0 record, the ETSU Department of Intercollegiate Athletics is providing the following "things to know" as anticipation of a sellout crowd grows and fans plan their trips to Freedom Hall on Saturday as arch rival Chattanooga visits at 4 p.m.


Women's Basketball

ETSU eager to bounce back against Western Carolina

CULLOWHEE, N.C. (Feb. 2, 2018) -- The ESTU women’s basketball team continues their North Carolina road swing, as they travel to Cullowhee, N.C. to take on the Western Carolina Catamounts. The game is set for 5:00 p.m. inside the Ramsey Center.


Women's Tennis

Women’s Tennis welcomes Tusculum on Saturday

BRISTOL, Tenn. (Feb. 2, 2018) -- The ETSU women’s tennis team welcomes the Tusculum Pioneers on Saturday, Feb. 3 at the Bristol Racquet Club. The match is set for 5:30 p.m.


Men's Basketball

Bucs reach 20 wins, collect 14th in a row; drop Samford, 96-76

JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (Feb. 1, 2018) Senior guard Desonta Bradford (Humboldt) scored a career high 31 points and the ETSU mens basketball team collected its 14th straight victory with a 96-76 win over Samford in Southern Conference play Thursday night at Freedom Hall.


Men's Tennis

Bucs edged by Marquette, 4-3

MILWAUKEE, Wis. (Feb. 1, 2018) The ETSU men’s tennis team fell short against the Marquette Eagles on Thursday night at the Helfaer Tennis Stadium, 4-3. The Bucs fall to 2-2, as Marquette improves to 1-1.


Women's Basketball

Bucs come up short on the road; fall 65-61 to UNCG

GREENSBORO, N.C. (Feb. 1, 2018) –In their second showdown of the season, ETSU came up short against UNCG 65-61 on the road. The Bucs fall to 6-2 in conference play, as the Spartans improve to 4-4.


Men's Track & Field, Women's Track & Field

ETSU to host Buccaneer Track and Field Invitational

JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (Feb. 1, 2018) -- With indoor track and field season in full swing, the ETSU athletes will complete its final indoor home meet of the season this weekend, Feb. 2-3, inside the Mountain States Health Alliance Athletics Center.


Softball

Laughren, Ogle earn preseason SoCon honors; Bucs picked third

SPARTANBURG, S.C. (Feb. 1, 2018) -- Junior Tiffany Laughren (Erwin, Tenn.) and senior Madison Ogle (Maryville, Tenn.) earned preseason Southern Conference honors, while the ETSU softball team was picked to finish third, as the league office announced its preseason honors on Thursday.


Men's Track & Field, Women's Track & Field

Countdown to track and field senior day: Part 2

JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (Feb. 1, 2018) -- The ETSU track and field team is two days away from competing in its final indoor home meet of the season -- the Buccaneer Track and Field Invitational -- Feb. 2-3 inside the Mountain States Health Alliance Athletics Center.


Men's Basketball

First-place Bucs set to host Samford Thursday night

JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (Feb. 1, 2018) -- After making another successful road trip in Southern Conference play, the first place ETSU men's basketball team will return home to play back-to-back games in front of the home faithful beginning Thursday night against Samford.


Women's Basketball

Bucs hit the road to take on UNCG on Thursday

JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (Jan. 31, 2018) -- After enjoying two home games inside Brooks Gym, the ETSU women’s basketball team will hit the road for three consecutive games. They begin with UNCG on Thursday, Feb. 1 in Greensboro, N.C. with tip-off set for 5:30 p.m.


Men's Track & Field, Women's Track & Field

Atkins, Johnson earn weekly SoCon indoor honors

SPARTANBURG, S.C. (Jan. 31, 2018) -- The junior duo of ETSU standouts Kyra Atkins (Greer, S.C.) and Ben Johnson (Nashville, Tenn.) each received Southern Conference indoor track and field athlete of the week honors, the league office announced Wednesday.


Men's Tennis

Men’s tennis set to take on Marquette and Wisconsin

JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (Jan. 31, 2018) -- The ETSU men’s tennis team will hit the road once again to take on Marquette and Wisconsin. The Bucs will play the Marquette Golden Eagles on Thursday, followed by the Wisconsin Badgers on Saturday.


Men's Basketball

Bradford named SoCon Player of the Week

SPARTANBURG, S.C. (Jan. 30, 2018) -- ETSU senior guard Desonta Bradford (Humboldt) has been named the Southern Conference Men's Basketball Player of the Week for all contests from Jan. 23-29. The award is selected by the league office


Women's Basketball

Tarter tabbed SoCon Player of the Week

SPARTANBURG, S.C. (Jan. 30, 2018)-- Senior guard Tianna Tarter (Johnson City, Tenn.) was named the Southern Conference Player of the Week, as announced by the conference office Tuesday afternoon.


Men's Basketball

Bucs dodge upset bid, drop The Citadel, 73-71

CHARLESTON, S.C. (Jan. 29, 2018) -- The ETSU men's basketball team will return to Johnson City with its 13-game winning streak intact, but not before The Citadel Bulldogs took a serious shot at ending the Buccaneers remarkable run.


Women's Tennis

Bucs blanked by Memphis to conclude weekend

KNOXVILLE, Tenn. (Jan. 28, 2018) – To conclude their opening weekend of the 2018 season, the Bucs fell to the Memphis Tigers 4-0 in Knoxville, Tenn.


Men's Basketball

First-place Bucs travel to The Citadel for Monday showdown

CHARLESTON, S.C. (Jan. 28, 2018) -- Sporting the nation's third longest winning streak at 12 games, the ETSU men's basketball team will continue its trek through Southern Conference play Monday night, as the Buccaneers take on The Citadel inside McAlister Field House.


Men's Basketball

Bradford takes over late as Bucs drop Wofford, 75-62

SPARTANBURG, S.C. (Jan. 27, 2018) -- Before a sold out crowd inside Woffords sparkling new Jerry Richardson Indoor Stadium, ETSU senior guard Desonta Bradford (Humboldt) drove, dished, defended, slashed, scored, and ultimately imposed his will on Saturday’s game against the Terriers.


Men's Track & Field, Women's Track & Field

ETSU track and field produces noteworthy results at VMI

JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (Jan. 13, 2018) -- The ETSU track and field team earned six victories and a number of impressive performances in a successful meet at the VMI Team Challenge in Lexington, Va. Saturday.


Women's Basketball

Tarter ties season-high as Bucs cruise past Samford

JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (Jan. 27, 2018) – Behind Tianna Tarter’s (Johnson City, Tenn.) dominating performance of 33 points, ETSU cruised past the Samford Bulldogs, 76-48 on Saturday afternoon in Brooks Gym. The Bucs now improve to 13-9 and 6-1 in conference play, as the Bulldogs drop to 10-12 and 2-5 in the SoCon.


Women's Tennis

Women’s Tennis defeated by Tennessee

KNOXVILLE, Tenn. (Jan. 27, 2018) – The ETSU women’s tennis team battled in their second match of the season, as they took on in-state rival Tennessee. The Vols defeated the Bucs 4-0.


Women's Basketball

Bucs to end brief homestand Saturday against Samford

JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (Jan. 26, 2018) – Despite Thursday night’s loss against SoCon favorite Mercer, the Bucs get right back on the court on Saturday to host Samford for Fan Appreciation Day. Tip-off is set for 2:00 p.m. inside Brooks Gym. Both teams are coming off losses and are eager to get a win.


Women's Tennis

Bucs fall to Virginia Tech in season opener

BLACKSBURG, Va. (Jan. 26, 2018) – In their season opener, the ETSU women’s tennis team fell to the Virginia Tech Hokies, 7-0 on Friday afternoon in Blacksburg, Va.


Men's Track & Field, Women's Track & Field

ETSU track and field gears up for VMI Team Challenge

JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (Jan. 26, 2018) -- Coming off a two week hiatus, the ETSU track and field team will head to Lexington, Va. Saturday, Jan. 27 for the VMI Team Challenge meet.


Men's Basketball

Tough road test awaits Bucs Saturday at Wofford

JOHNSON, CITY, Tenn. (Jan. 26, 2018) -- With its 11-game winning streak in tow, the ETSU men's basketball team will face their toughest road challenge yet in Southern Conference play, as the Buccaneers travel to take on league rival Wofford Saturday night inside the Terriers’ new Jerry Richardson Indoor Stadium.


Women's Basketball

Bucs fall to Mercer in SoCon battle of unbeatens

JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (Jan. 25, 2018) -- In a highly anticipated matchup, the ETSU Buccaneers fell to preseason favorite Mercer, 85-65 in round one of the series. ETSU falls to 12-9 and 5-1 in conference play, as Mercer extends their win streak to 16 and remains undefeated in the conference.


Men's Track & Field, Women's Track & Field

Countdown to track and field senior day: Part 1

JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (Jan. 25, 2018) -- The ETSU track and field team will compete in its final home indoor meet next weekend, Feb. 2-3, inside the Mountain States Health Alliance Athletics Center.


Women's Tennis

Women’s Tennis opens season with three matches

JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (Jan. 25, 2018) The ETSU women’s tennis team will officially begin their season on Friday, Jan. 26, when they travel to take on the Hokies of Virginia Tech. Following this match, the Bucs will take on Tennessee on Jan. 27 and Memphis on Jan. 28 to conclude their three-match weekend.


Men's Basketball

ETSU wins 11th in a row, drops SoCon foe Mercer, 84-75

JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (Jan. 24, 2018) – Make it 11 in a row for the ETSU men’s basketball team.


Women's Basketball

Women’s Hoops hosts Mercer on Thursday for Battle of Unbeatens

JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (Jan. 24, 2018) -- The ETSU women’s basketball team will host the Mercer Bears on Thursday, Jan. 25 inside Brooks Gym. Tip-off is set for 7:00 p.m. as the top two teams in the conference will battle to remain unbeaten.


General News

Tipton, Forsman named to All-SoCon Faculty and Staff Team

JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (Jan. 24, 2018) -- The Southern Conference office named its All-Southern Conference Faculty and Staff Team earlier this semester, with two representatives each from all 10 member schools being recognized by the league. At ETSU, Libby Tipton and Dr. Allan Forsman were recognized for their efforts on campus and will be honored at the Bucs’ men’s basketball game tonight with Mercer.


Men's Basketball

Bucs aim to stay the course Wednesday vs. Mercer

JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (Jan. 23, 2018) The red hot ETSU mens basketball team will be looking to retain sole possession of first place in the Southern Conference standings when rival Mercer invades Freedom Hall Wednesday night. Tip is set for 7 p.m.


Women's Basketball

Haynes-Overton named Madness SoCon Women’s Basketball Player of the Week

JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (Jan. 22, 2018)-- Freshman guard Erica Haynes-Overton (Nashville, Tenn.) has been named the College Sports Madness SoCon Women’s Basketball Player of the Week, for her exceptional performance during this past week’s action.


Men's Tennis

ETSU earns 4-2 victory over Florida Gulf Coast

TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (Jan. 21, 2018) -- In their final match of their three match road stretch in Florida, the ETSU men’s tennis team picked up a 4-2 win over Florida Gulf Coast. The Bucs now improve to 2-1 on the season.


Men's Tennis

Bucs cruise past Florida A&M, but fall to #20 Florida State

TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (Jan. 20, 2018) The ETSU Men’s Tennis finished 1-1 on the day to begin their season. ETSU cruised past Florida A&M winning 4-0, but fell to #20 ranked Florida State, 4-1. Head coach Martin Stiegwardt earned his first win as a head coach and his first win at ETSU.


Men's Basketball

ETSU uses quick start, defense to drop Catamounts, 66-50

JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (Jan. 20, 2018) -- It took Western Carolina eight minutes of game play before scoring its first basket Saturday afternoon, and that's all the head start the ETSU men’s basketball team needed.


Women's Basketball

ETSU remains unbeaten with 61-58 win over Wofford

SPARTANBURG, S.C. (Jan. 20, 2018) -- With 7.3 seconds remaining and a three-point lead, Wofford inbounded the ball to set up a three point shot to tie the game, but Britney Snowden (Pensacola, Fla.) jumped up and slammed the ball down to help the Bucs secure a 61-58 win. ETSU improves to 12-8 overall and 5-0 in the conference. Including today’s win and with their win on the road against Furman on Thursday, the ETSU Women’s Basketball team capped off a South Carolina road sweep.


Men's Tennis

Men’s Tennis opens season in Florida with three matches

TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (Jan. 19, 2018) --To open their season, the ETSU men’s tennis team will travel to the sunshine state to kick off play. The Bucs will play three matches in Tallahassee, Fla., beginning with Florida A&M, followed by Florida State later in the day. On Jan. 21, they will take on Florida Gulf Coast.


Women's Basketball

Women’s Basketball looks to stay unbeaten at Wofford on Saturday

SPARTANBURG, S.C. (Jan. 19, 2018) -- After picking up a win against Furman on Thursday, the Bucs continue to play in the state of South Carolina, as they take on the Wofford Terriers on Saturday, Jan. 20 inside Jerry Richardson Indoor Stadium. The Bucs are eager to pick up their fifth straight conference win.


Men's Basketball

First-place Bucs welcome Catamounts to Freedom Hall Saturday

JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (Jan. 19, 2018) -- With the nations third longest active win streak and an unblemished Southern Conference record, the ETSU men's basketball team will host league foe Western Carolina Saturday afternoon inside Freedom Hall. Tip is set for 4 p.m.


Men's Basketball

Bradford hits game-winner as Bucs down Furman, 62-61

GREENVILLE, S.C. (Jan. 18, 2018) -- It wasn’t easy, but the ETSU men's basketball team finally shook off the Furman funk.


Women's Basketball

Bucs extend streak in road win over Furman

GREENVILLE, S.C. (Jan. 18, 2018) -- A 23-5 run midway through the game sparked a 14-point lead, giving ETSU its fourth straight conference win to remain undefeated in the conference with a 69-57 win over Furman in Greenville, S.C. Erica Haynes-Overton (Nashville, Tenn.) recorded a team-high of 24 points, while adding four steals. Tianna Tarter (Johnson City, Tenn.) also scored in double figures with 18 and had seven assists.


Football

ETSU football to play North Carolina in 2022

JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (Jan. 18, 2018) The ETSU football program announced Thursday that the Buccaneers have reached an agreement to play the University of North Carolina in 2022.


Men's Soccer, Men's Cross Country, Women's Cross Country, Football, Women's Soccer, Volleyball, General News

Bucs place 45 student-athletes on SoCon Fall All-Academic Team

SPARTANBURG, S.C. (Jan. 17, 2018) -- Forty-five ETSU student-athletes earned spots on the Fall 2017 Academic All-Southern Conference Team, as the league office announced the awards on Tuesday.


Baseball

Tennessee Smokies announce Tri-Star Classic ticket information

SEVIERVILLE, Tenn. (Jan. 17, 2018) -- The Tennessee Smokies announced this afternoon that tickets for the Tri-Star Classic tournament are now available to the public. ETSU baseball will compete at Smokies Stadium in three games March 2-4.


Men's Basketball

Bucs out to tame Timmons Thursday at Furman

JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (Jan. 17, 2018) Despite all of its success since returning to the Southern Conference in 2014-15, one place has still flummoxed the ETSU men’s basketball team – Furman’s Timmons Arena.


Men's Basketball, Women's Basketball

Basketball to play doubleheader at Furman on Thursday

JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (Jan. 17, 2018) --  Due to inclement weather hitting the southeast region, Wednesday’s ETSU women’s basketball game at Furman has been postponed to Thursday, Jan. 18.


Football

ETSU football unveils 2018 schedule

JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (Jan. 16, 2018) -- East Tennessee State University football head coach Randy Sanders unveiled the Buccaneers’ 2018 schedule on Tuesday.


Women's Basketball

Women’s Basketball hits the road to take on Furman on Wednesday

JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (Jan. 16, 2018) -- For the first time in 2018, the Bucs will travel for their first conference road game of the season. ETSU travels to Furman on Wednesday, Jan. 17 with a tip-off time set for 7:00 p.m. The Bucs are looking to stay undefeated in the conference.


Men's Track & Field, Women's Track & Field

Bucs finish strong at ETSU Track and Field Invitational

JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (Jan. 13, 2018) -- The ETSU track and field team wrapped up its indoor opener Saturday evening in Johnson City, with individual and team victories capping the meet successfully.


Men's Basketball

Bradford reaches 1,000, Bucs roll past VMI, 89-48

JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (Jan. 13, 2018) -- Following an important win over UNC Greensboro on Thursday night and with a trip to Furman awaiting next week, Saturday afternoon's home matchup with VMI could have been considered a trap game for the ETSU men’s basketball team. Turns out, the Buccaneers weren’t interested in overlooking the Keydets.


Women's Basketball

Bucs outlast Chattanooga in monumental victory

JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (Jan. 12, 2018) -- In a game that saw the score tied seven different times, the Bucs put together a strong fourth quarter effort to outlast the Chattanooga Mocs 65-58 and snap a ten-game losing streak to their in-state rival. ETSU now moves to 3-0 in conference action to continue a four-game win streak.


Men's Track & Field, Women's Track & Field

Johnson breaks school record in ETSU indoor season opener

JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (Jan. 12, 2018) -- Day One of the ETSU Track and Field Invitational is now in the books, and the Buccaneer track and field team turned in strong results to open the 2018 indoor season Friday in the dome.


Men's Basketball

Bucs put win streak on the line when they host VMI Saturday

JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (Jan. 12, 2018) With a seven-game winning streak and an unblemished record in Southern Conference play, the ETSU mens basketball team will host league foe VMI Saturday afternoon inside Freedom Hall.


Men's Basketball

Bucs outlast UNCG in SoCon showdown, 68-58

JOHNSON CITY (Jan. 11, 2018) -- In a rematch of the 2017 Southern Conference Tournament championship game, the ETSU men's basketball team once again got the best of rival UNC Greensboro.


Men's Track & Field, Women's Track & Field

Track and Field begins indoor season with home invitational

JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (Jan. 11, 2018) -- The ETSU track and field team kicks off the 2018 indoor season this weekend with the ETSU Track and Field Invitational, a two-day meet running from January 12-13 inside the ETSU/MSHA Athletic Center.


Women's Basketball

“WHITE OUT” Awaits as ETSU Hosts Chattanooga on Friday

JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (Jan. 11, 2018) -- In ETSU’s last home game of their longest six-game home stand, the ETSU Women’s Basketball team is set to host defending Southern Conference champion Chattanooga, on Friday, Jan. 12, at 7:00 p.m. inside Brooks Gym.


Football

Sanders announces additions to football staff

JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (Jan. 11, 2018) -- East Tennessee State University football head coach Randy Sanders announced additions to his coaching staff on Thursday.


Men's Track & Field, Women's Track & Field

ETSU Track and Field Thursdays: Sprinters, Jumpers, Hurdlers

JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (Jan. 11, 2018) -- With one day remaining before indoor season begins, the ETSU track and field team introduces its final wave of newcomers to the program.


Men's Basketball

No. 5 Bucs set to host No. 18 UNCG in SoCon title rematch

JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (Jan. 10, 2018) -- In one of the more highly-anticipated games for the ETSU men's basketball team this season, the Buccaneers will host SoCon foe UNCG in a rematch of the 2017 Southern Conference Tournament title game Thursday night inside Freedom Hall.


Women's Soccer

Goldoni Called Up To Italian Senior National Team

JOHNSON CITY, TENN. (Jan. 10, 2018) – An eventful semester break has become even more memorable for a mainstay of ETSU’s women’s soccer team. Eleonora Goldoni (Ferrara, Italy) has earned an invitation to join her home country’s senior national team. The junior forward, who’s led the Bucs in scoring the past two seasons, got the call following a training camp with Italy’s national U-23 team from December 17-21. It was her second stint with the U-23 squad; the first was in May 2016.


Men's Basketball, Women's Basketball

Things to Know for this weekend’s hoops action

JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (Jan. 10, 2018) -- With three important Southern Conference games in men's and women's basketball set for this weekend, the ETSU Department of Intercollegiate Athletics has provided the following “things to know” as fans plan their trips to both Freedom Hall and Brooks Gym.


Men's Basketball

Jurkin named SoCon POTW, Bucs move to No. 5

JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (Jan. 9, 2018) ETSUs senior center Peter Jurkin (Juba, South Sudan) has been named the Southern Conference Mens Basketball Player of the Week for all contests from Jan. 2-8, becoming the first Bucs’ player to receive that honor this season. The award is selected by the league office and announced on Tuesdays throughout the season.


Men's Basketball

Bucs set to host another Coaching for Literacy game

MEMPHIS (Jan. 8, 2018) -- ETSU men's basketball head coach Steve Forbes, the Buccaneers and Coaching for Literacy (CFL), announced Monday that they are partnering again for a third consecutive year by hosting a Fight for Literacy Game when the Bucs host VMI this coming Saturday afternoon at 4 p.m.


Men's Basketball

Bucs impressive in 85-66 road win over rival Mocs

CHATTANOOGA (Jan. 6, 2018) -- It may not go down as the greatest or most tightly-contested game in the history of the men's basketball rivalry between ETSU and Chattanooga, but for Buccaneer fans, it sure did feel good.


Women's Basketball

Copney and Haynes-Overton Lift Bucs Past UNCG, 60-52

JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (Jan. 6, 2018) -- Shy Copney (Johnson City, Tenn.) and Erica Haynes-Overton (Nashville, Tenn.) lifted the Bucs past UNCG on Saturday afternoon with a 60-52 win. ETSU is now 2-0 in conference play and one of three teams undefeated in the conference, alongside Mercer and Chattanooga. The Bucs also improved to 6-2 at home following a three-game win streak.


Women's Basketball

ETSU Readies for UNCG on Saturday

JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (Jan. 5, 2018) -- After coming off a 66-50 conference opening win against Western Carolina on Thursday night, the Bucs are looking to continue that momentum on Saturday, Jan. 6 when they host UNCG. Tip-off is set for 2:00 p.m. inside Brooks Gym.


Men's Basketball

Rival Chattanooga awaits as Bucs wrap up road swing

CHATTANOOGA (Jan. 5, 2018) The ETSU mens basketball team will end a three game road swing in Southern Conference play on Saturday, as the Buccaneers will take on arch rival Chattanooga at 5 p.m. inside McKenzie Arena.


Women's Soccer

Vienne Set to Return to Swiss National Team

JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (Jan. 5, 2018) – When ETSU students return to campus later this month for the start of the spring semester, women’s soccer player Pauline Vienne (Lausanne, Switzerland) will have a good reason to be away. The junior defender is scheduled to return to the Swiss national team for a training camp in Valencia, Spain, from January 15-24. This will be Vienne’s second stint with her home country’s team. She was with the team for two World Cup qualifiers last fall – a 4-1 win at Albania on September 15.


Men's Basketball

Efficient offense helps Bucs cruise past Samford, 90-72

BIRMINGHAM, Ala. (Jan. 4, 2017) -- With 24 assists on 31 made shots, the ETSU men's basketball team used a highly efficient offensive effort to shoot 61 percent from the floor and drop Southern Conference rival Samford 90-72 Thursday night inside the Pete Hanna Center.


Women's Basketball

ETSU Downs Western Carolina 66-50 in Conference Opener

JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (Jan. 4, 2018) -- ESTU kicked off Southern Conference play with a 66-50 win over Western Carolina on Thursday night inside Brooks Gym. The Bucs now improve to 8-8 overall and 1-0 in conference action. This is now their third of five conference opening wins.


Women's Basketball

Tarter Selected as Candidate for Senior CLASS Award

JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (Jan. 4, 2018) -- Senior Tianna Tarter (Johnson City, Tenn.) has been selected as one of 30 candidates for the 2017-18 Senior CLASS Award in collegiate basketball.


Softball

Softball releases 2018 schedule

JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (Jan. 4, 2018) – Coming off its 2017 Southern Conference Championship campaign, East Tennessee State University head softball coach Brad Irwin released the Buccaneers’ 2018 schedule on Thursday.


Men's Track & Field, Women's Track & Field

ETSU Track and Field Thursdays: Male Athletes

JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (Jan. 4, 2018) -- For this edition of ETSU Track and Field Thursdays, the spotlight turns to four new male athletes entering the program for the 2018 season.


Men's Basketball

Trip to Samford next up for ETSU men Thursday night

BIRMINGHAM, Ala. (Jan. 3, 2018) -- Following a convincing win over Mercer last Sunday, the ETSU men's basketball team will play the second of three straight road contest games to open Southern Conference play when the Buccaneers visit Samford Thursday night.


Women's Basketball

Bucs Host Western Carolina on Thursday for SoCon Opener

JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (Jan. 3, 2018) The ETSU women’s basketball team begins Southern Conference play on Thursday, as the Buccaneers host Western Carolina at 7:00 p.m. inside Brooks Gym. It’s the first of three straight home games to begin SoCon play for the Bucs.


Men's Basketball

Men’s hoops enters national conversation, polls

JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (Jan. 2, 2018) -- With a convincing 19 point road win in its Southern Conference opener at Mercer over the weekend, the ETSU men's basketball team is turning heads and made its debut in a pair of national rankings.


Men's Soccer

Oshoniyi receives contract extension through 2022

JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (Jan. 2, 2018) -- Coming off a successful 2017 soccer season, the ETSU Department of Intercollegiate Athletics announced Tuesday that ETSU head coach Bo Oshoniyi has received a contract extension through January 2022.


Men's Basketball

Defense, 3-pointers power Bucs past Mercer, 74-55

MACON, Ga. (Dec. 31, 2017) -- When it comes to playing the Mercer Bears, 2017 was a great year for the ETSU men's basketball team.


Men's Basketball

Bucs begin title defense Sunday at Mercer

MACON, Ga. (Dec. 30, 2017) The ETSU mens basketball team will begin its defense of the 2017 Southern Conference championship on Sunday, as the Buccaneers open a new year of SoCon play on New Years Eve, hitting the road to face league rival Mercer.


Women's Basketball

Haynes-Overton Sets New Career Best as ETSU Races Past North Greenville, 90-67

JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (Dec. 29, 2017) After returning to Brooks Gym following the holiday, the Bucs got back in action against North Greenville on Friday night. ETSU snapped a four game losing streak with a dominant 90-67 win to improve to 7-8 on the season before heading into conference play.


Men's Basketball

Bucs shake slow start, blow out Tusculum, 84-65

JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (Dec. 28, 2017) -- Before turning its attention to the start of Southern Conference play next week, the ETSU men's basketball team had one final, non-conference tune-up Thursday night against Tusculum College. For the final 30 minutes of game play, the Buccaneers looked like a well-oiled machine.


Men's Track & Field, Women's Track & Field

ETSU Track and Field Thursdays: Throwers

JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (Dec. 28, 2017) -- In an effort to introduce its newcomers, the ETSU track and field team has created “ETSU Track and Field Thursdays” to feature 21 student-athletes new to the program, which began last week.


Men's Soccer

Oshoniyi to coach in 2018 MLS Combine

NEW YORK, N.Y. (Dec. 28, 2017) -- For the second straight year, ETSU soccer head coach Bo Oshoniyi will lead one of four Major League Soccer combine teams in Orlando, Fla. Jan. 11-13, MLS announced last week.


Women's Basketball

Women’s Basketball to Host North Greenville in Non-Conference Finale

JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (Dec. 28, 2017) -- After enjoying the holiday break, the Bucs will return to action to host North Greenville in one final non-conference matchup to end the year. The game is set for Friday at 6:00 p.m. inside Brooks Gym.


Men's Basketball

Bucs back in action Thursday, host Tusculum at 7 p.m.

JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (Dec. 27, 2017) -- Coming off a convincing 20-point win over a Georgia Southern team that had posted a 9-3 record before visiting Freedom Hall, the ETSU men's basketball team will look to add to its positive momentum as the Buccaneers close out non-conference play with a home contest against nearby Tusculum College.


Men's Basketball

Second-half run powers ETSU past Eagles, 79-59

JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (Dec. 22, 2017) Employing a stifling defense and scoring 19 unanswered points to open the second half, the ETSU mens basketball team took a close game and turned it into a blowout Friday night inside Freedom Hall.


Women's Basketball

Late Surge Pushes Northern Kentucky Past Bucs

JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (Dec. 22, 2017) After an ETSU 15-point lead, Northern Kentucky fought back in the second half to secure their second win of the season, 57-45. Despite the loss, senior Tianna Tarter (Johnson City, Tenn.) moved into sixth place in ETSU’s career scoring as she finished with 11 points and now has 1,576 career points.


Women's Basketball

Bucs welcome Northern Kentucky on Friday

JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (Dec. 21, 2017) -- After playing in front of a packed crowd in a tough battle with Michigan State, the Bucs continue their six-game home stand when they face off against Northern Kentucky on Friday, Dec. 22. The game is set for 2:00 p.m., with the ETSU men’s basketball team squaring off against Georgia Southern inside Freedom Hall.


Men's Basketball

Bucs to host former SoCon rival Georgia Southern Friday

JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (Dec. 21, 2017) -- A familiar foe will invade Freedom Hall for a Christmas weekend showdown on Friday night, as former Southern Conference rival and current Sun Belt Conference member Georgia Southern will take on the ETSU mens basketball team. Tip is set at 7 p.m.


Men's Track & Field, Women's Track & Field

ETSU Track and Field Thursdays: Middle/Long Distance

JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (Dec. 21, 2017) – In an effort to introduce its newcomers, the ETSU track and field team has created “ETSU Track and Field Thursdays” to feature 21 student-athletes new to the program, beginning this week.


Football

Bockrath Earns Freshman All-American Honorable Mention honor by Hero Sports

JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (Dec. 21, 2017) – ETSU’s Blake Bockrath (Loveland, Ohio) added another postseason accolade to his resume as the Buccaneer linebacker landed freshman All-American honorable mention honors by Hero Sports on Thursday.


Football

Early Signing Day Headquarters presented by Chick-fil-A Johnson City

JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (Dec. 20, 2017) – Wednesday morning began the three-day early signing period for college football recruits. Below are bios, quotes from head coach Randy Sanders and highlights of the signees.


Men's Basketball, Women's Basketball

Things to Know for Friday’s hoops doubleheader

JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (Dec. 20, 2017) -- This Friday, the ETSU men's and women's basketball teams will be part of a unique, doubleheader day of hoops, as the women's team hosts Northern Kentucky at 2 p.m. inside Brooks Gym, followed by the men’s team hosting Georgia Southern at 7 p.m. inside Freedom Hall.


Men's Basketball

Bucs overcome halftime deficit to drop Detroit Mercy, 81-73

DETROIT (Dec. 19, 2017) -- This time, the ETSU men's basketball team was simply not going to relinquish a late-game lead.


Men's Basketball

Bucs looking to bounce back Tuesday at Detroit Mercy

DETROIT (Dec. 19, 2017) -- After taking No. 10 Xavier to the wire on Saturday, the ETSU men's basketball team will face its final non-conference road test before opening Southern Conference play when the Buccaneers meet Detroit Mercy Tuesday night. Tip is set for 7 p.m. inside Calihan Hall.


Women's Soccer

Goldoni Re-Joins Italy's U-23 National Team

JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (December 18, 2017) -- When Eleonora Goldoni (Ferrara, Italy) is asked, “What did you do over semester break?” she’ll have quite a story to tell. The junior forward is taking part in a training camp with her home country’s Under-23 national team, which began December 17 and runs through December 21 in Novarello, Italy. It’s the second stint with Italy’s U-23 team for Goldoni. She and then-ETSU teammate Cecelia Re (Busnago, Italy) were called up to the squad in May 2016. At ETSU in 2017, Goldoni was named 2nd Team All-Southern Conference after finishing third in the league in goals (11) and second in points (25) and shots per game (3.78).


Football

ETSU names Randy Sanders head football coach

JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (Dec. 17, 2017) – The East Tennessee State University Department of Intercollegiate Athletics announced on Sunday that Randy Sanders has been named the 18th head coach in Buccaneer football history.


Women's Basketball

Bucs fall in overtime battle to Michigan State, 83-74

JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (Dec. 16, 2017) -- With 12 seconds remaining on the clock, Malloree Schurr (Montgomery, Texas) inbounded the ball to Tianna Tarter (Johnson City, Tenn.) at mid-court. Tarter dribbled at the top of the three-point line before driving to the hoop through a herd of Michigan State players and tossing up a shot with one second left on the clock.


Men's Basketball

No. 10 Xavier escapes Bucs thanks to Bluiett’s heroics, 68-66

CINCINNATI (Dec. 16, 2017) -- With a 22-point lead and 14 minutes left in the second half, the ETSU men's basketball team looked poised to collect the program’s first ever regular season victory over a team ranked in the Top 10 nationally. Unfortunately for the Buccaneers, they will have to continue to wait on that elusive, historic win.


Women's Basketball

"Gold Out" awaits as ETSU hosts Michigan State

JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (Dec. 15, 2017) -- After a strenuous, seven-game road swing, the ETSU women’s basketball team will return to the friendly confines of Brooks Gym Saturday, Dec. 16 for its "Gold Out" game vs. Michigan State at 7 p.m.


Men's Basketball

No. 10 Xavier next up for Bucs Saturday at 2

CINCINNATI (Dec. 15, 2017) -- For the second time already this season, the ETSU men's basketball team will face a Top 10 opponent as the Buccaneers travel to take on No. 10 Xavier Saturday at 2 p.m. inside the Cintas Center.


Women's Basketball

Bucs put up strong fight, but come up short against NC State, 70-58

RALEIGH, N.C. (Dec. 14, 2017) -- Three Buccaneers scored in double figures as the Bucs battled, but came up short against NC State inside Reynolds Coliseum on Thursday evening. After being down by 21 points, ETSU’s tenacious defense brought them within four. ETSU out-rebounded the Wolfpack and finished with a 70% free throw percentage.


Women's Basketball

ETSU ends road swing on Thursday at NC State

JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (Dec. 13, 2017) -- The ETSU women’s basketball team will conclude their seven game road swing when they head to Raleigh, N.C. to take on NC State on Thursday. Tip-off is set for 7:00 p.m. inside Reynolds Coliseum.


Softball

Irwin announces seven-player signing class

JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (Dec. 13, 2017) -- East Tennessee State University softball head coach Brad Irwin announced the Buccaneers 2018 signing class on Wednesday.


Baseball

ETSU Baseball releases 2018 schedule

JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (Dec. 11, 2017) -- First-year ETSU head baseball coach Joe Pennucci announced the 2018 baseball schedule for the upcoming season Monday afternoon.


Women's Basketball

Three Bucs score in double figures despite falling to Houston

HOUSTON, Texas (Dec. 10, 2017) -- After two back to back road wins, the ETSU Buccaneers (6-5) fell to the Houston Cougars (8-2) on Sunday afternoon inside H&PE Arena. It was ETSU’s longest game of the season, because of the 56 fouls called.


Men's Basketball

Bucs’ defense too much for Hiwassee as ETSU rolls, 94-48

JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (Dec. 10, 2017) It is better to give than receive during the holiday season, and Hiwassee College was certainly in a giving mood Sunday afternoon inside Freedom Hall.


Women's Basketball

ETSU seeks road victory at Houston on Sunday

HOUSTON, Texas. (Dec. 9 2017) -- The ETSU women’s basketball team travels to the home state of senior Malloree Schurr (Montgomery, Texas) for a Sunday afternoon contest. The Bucs will take on the University of Houston with a tip off time set for 3:00 p.m. (ET).


Men's Basketball

Bucs hope to extend win streak on Sunday against Hiwassee

JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (Dec. 9, 2017) -- With a three game win streak in hand, the ETSU men's basketball team will welcome Hiwassee College to Freedom Hall on Sunday afternoon for a special 2 p.m. tip time. Fans are reminded the game is Youth Day and children 12 and under will receive a free ticket with a paying adult.


Football

Torbush announces retirement as ETSU head football coach

JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (Dec. 8, 2017) – The East Tennessee State University Department of Intercollegiate Athletics announced on Friday that football head coach Carl Torbush will be retiring from his position after five years with the program.


Men's Basketball

Athletics announces new “Buccaneer Showcase” contest

JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (Dec. 8, 2017) In conjunction with Johnson City Honda, the ETSU Department of Intercollegiate Athletics announced Friday that it will launch a new halftime entertainment contest beginning with the Buccaneers mens basketball game with Hiwassee College this Sunday.


Men's Soccer

Sutherland becomes first ETSU men's soccer All-American

KANSAS CITY, Mo. (Dec. 7, 2017) ETSU junior goalkeeper Jonny Sutherland made history this week, as the United Soccer Coaches announced Sutherland as a third team All-American Thursday evening.


Men's Basketball

Bucs get payback, drop NKU in convincing fashion, 84-71

JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (Dec. 6, 2017) -- When the Horizon League Player of the Year Drew McDonald went to the bench with two fouls just over a minute into Wednesday night's game at Freedom Hall, the ETSU men's basketball team had to like its chances against Northern Kentucky.


Women's Basketball

Women’s Basketball among NCAA stat leaders

JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (Dec. 6, 2017) -- The Bucs are ranked third in the nation in steals and 13th in steals per game.


General News

ETSU Athletics hosts annual Buccaneer Christmas event

JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (Dec. 5, 2017) ETSU student athletes enjoyed a great night of spreading holiday cheer to local children Tuesday night, while maintaining a popular ETSU tradition.


Women's Basketball

Haynes-Overton named SoCon Player of the Week

SPARTANBURG, S.C. (Dec. 5, 2017) Freshman guard Erica Haynes-Overton (Nashville, Tenn.) has been named the Southern Conference Player of the Week as announced by the conference office Tuesday afternoon.


Men's Basketball

"Blue Out" awaits as ETSU hosts NKU Wednesday

JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (Dec. 5, 2017) When Northern Kentucky visits Freedom Hall Wednesday night at 7 p.m, the Norse will be greeted by not only the ETSU mens basketball team, but also by a special “Blue Out” fan base in the stands.


Men's Basketball

Things to Know for Wednesday's "Blue Out" game

Prior to the ETSU men’s basketball team’s home game with Northern Kentucky on Wednesday, Dec. 6, at 7 p.m., the ETSU Department of Intercollegiate Athletics would like to pass along the following “things to know” for the game inside Freedom Hall.


Women's Basketball

ETSU forces 30 turnovers in 74-63 win over Winthrop

ROCK HILL, S.C. (Dec. 3, 2017) -- Forcing a season-high 30 turnovers, the ETSU women’s basketball team paced past the Winthrop Eagles in a 74-63 win on Sunday afternoon in Rock Hill, S.C. in a non-conference matchup.


Women's Basketball

Bucs continue road stint at Winthrop on Sunday

JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (Dec. 2, 2017) -- After coming off an exciting 96-68 win at Murray State, the Bucs will play their fifth consecutive road game on Sunday. ETSU will take on Winthrop for a 2:00 p.m. tip off time.


Volleyball

Bucs put up strong fight against No. 4 Kentucky in 3-0 loss

LEXINGTON, Ky. (Dec. 1, 2017) -- After a tough fight, the ETSU volleyball team (19-12) fell to the No. 4 overall seed Kentucky (19-25, 20-25, 21-25) in the first round of the NCAA tournament on Friday night. ETSU gave Kentucky a hard fought battle and kept each set close.


Volleyball

Bucs set to play No. 4 Kentucky in first round of NCAA Tournament

LEXINGTON, Ky. (Nov. 30, 2017) -- ETSU gears up to play No. 4 Kentucky, in the first round of the NCAA tournament. The match is set for Friday, Dec. 1 at 7:30 p.m. and will be streamed on the WatchESPN app.


Men's Basketball

Bucs’ Hodges, Edwards provide lift in 82-77 win

BRONX, N.Y. (Nov. 29, 2017) -- Missing senior forward David Burrell (Milwaukee) due to a minor medical procedure, the ETSU men's basketball team needed other players to step into the spotlight Wednesday night at Fordham. Freshman Bo Hodges (Nashville) and junior Andre Edwards (Compton, Calif.) answered the call.


Women's Basketball

Haynes-Overton sets record in blowout win

MURRAY, Ky. (Nov. 29, 2017) -- ETSU’s women’s basketball retuned to the win column in emphatic fashion Wednesday night, setting a season high in points and getting a history-making performance in a 96-68 over Murray State in a non-conference game at the CFSB Center in Murray, Ky.


Women's Basketball

Tarter named to Women’s Citizen Naismith Trophy Preseason Watch List

ATLANTA, Ga. (Nov. 29, 2017) -- Senior guard Tianna Tarter (Johnson City, Tenn.) was named to the Women’s Citizen Naismith Trophy Preseason Watch List as announced by the Atlanta Tipoff Club. Tarter is the only representative from the SoCon. The list will be cut down to 30 on Feb. 12, 2018.


Women's Triathlon

Bucs Welcome New Programs to NCAA Triathlon

JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (November 29, 2017) -- The ETSU triathlon team is going to have some company. USA Triathlon has announced that the University of South Dakota and Wagner College (Staten Island, N.Y.) have become the third and fourth NCAA Division I schools to add women's triathlon as a varsity sport. The Coyotes and Seahawks will begin competition in the fall of 2018. The NCAA has mandated that 40 schools must offer triathlon by 2024 for it to become sustainable as an NCAA Championship sport.


General News

"How 'Bout Them Bucs!" with Scott Carter

JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (Nov. 29, 2017) -- Watch the second edition of "How 'Bout Them Bucs!" with ETSU Athletics Director Scott Carter.


Women's Basketball

ETSU heads to Murray State for mid-week matchup

JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (Nov. 28, 2017) -- Since returning home from Florida after playing in the 2017 Gulf Coast Showcase, the Bucs hit the road again for a mid-week matchup against the Murray State Racers.


Men's Basketball

Bucs make trip to Big Apple to face Fordham

BRONX, N.Y. (Nov. 28, 2017) -- The ETSU men's basketball team will venture into the heart of the Big Apple on Wednesday night as the Buccaneers travel to the Bronx, N.Y., to face Fordham. Tip is set for 7 p.m. inside Rose Hill Gymnasium.


Men's Basketball

Forbes announces addition of guard Carlos Curtis

JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (Nov. 27, 2017) -- ETSU mens basketball head coach Steve Forbes announced Monday that high school standout Carlos Curtis (Milwaukee) has signed a national letter of intent to join the Buccaneers’ program.


Volleyball

Volleyball draws No. 4 Kentucky in opening round of NCAA tournament

JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (Nov. 26, 2017) Screams of excitement filled the ETSU Humphreys Center Sunday night as the NCAA announced that the Buccaneer volleyball team would travel to Kentucky for the opening round of the NCAA tournament.


Women's Basketball

Craig records new career-high in 87-79 loss to Western Michigan

ESTERO, Fla. (Nov. 26, 2017) The Bucs concluded day three of the Gulf Coast Showcase and fell 87-79 to Western Michigan on Sunday morning. This was ETSU’s third meeting against the Broncos since 1982. Sophomore guard Jada Craig (Winston-Salem, N.C.) recorded a new personal best of 11 points.


Men's Basketball

McCloud’s breakout game lifts Bucs past Fort Wayne, 83-73

JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (Nov. 25, 2017) -- Senior Jalan McCloud (Fort Worth, Texas) has now officially introduced himself -- and his game -- to ETSU men’s basketball fans.


Women's Basketball

Bucs come up short against Washington State 80-76

ESTERO, Fla. (Nov. 25, 2017) -- For the first time in program history, the Bucs took on Washington State and came up short, falling 80-76 in day two of the Gulf Coast Showcase. Tianna Tarter (Johnson City, Tenn.) led the Bucs with 28 points, seven rebounds and five assists.


Women's Basketball

ETSU falls to No. 6 Notre Dame in opening day of Gulf Coast Showcase

ESTERO, Fla. (Nov. 24, 2017) -- On the opening day of the 2017 Gulf Coast Showcase, the Bucs fell to No. 6 Notre Dame 77-46. Notre Dame handed the Bucs their second loss of the season. Both losses have come from top 25 ranked opponents.


Men's Basketball

ETSU men set to host Fort Wayne Saturday at 4 pm

JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (Nov. 24, 2017) -- The ETSU men's basketball team will host its third straight home game on Saturday afternoon, welcoming the Fort Wayne Mastodons to Freedom Hall for a 4 p.m. matchup.


Women's Basketball

ETSU Basketball Thankful For Opportunities

ESTERO, Fla. (Nov. 23, 2017) -- As the ETSU basketball team spends time in Estero, Fla. for Thanksgiving, each player shared what they are thankful for. As a team, the Bucs ware thankful for this opportunity to spend the holiday together and play the sport they all love.


Women's Basketball

ETSU opens with Notre Dame at Gulf Coast Showcase

ESTERO, Fla. (Nov. 23, 2017) -- For the next five days, the Bucs will enjoy time in the Sunshine State, as they will compete in the 2017 Gulf Coast Showcase in Estero, Fla. ETSU opens up with No. 6/5 ranked Notre Dame on Friday night at 7:30 p.m. inside Germain Arena.


Men's Basketball

Late scoring burst gives Troy win over ETSU, 73-65

JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (Nov. 22, 2017) -- When Troy's leading scorer Jordon Varnado went to the bench with his fourth foul and over eight minutes left in the game, the ETSU men's basketball team looked poised to make a run at its non-conference foe Wednesday night inside Freedom Hall.


Men's Basketball

Bucs host Sun Belt champs Troy Wednesday at 7 p.m.

JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (Nov. 21, 2017) -- ETSU fans can get an early start to the Thanksgiving holiday weekend with some men's basketball on Wednesday evening, as the Buccaneers host non-conference foe Troy inside Freedom Hall. Tip is set for 7 p.m.


Women's Basketball

Tarter garners SoCon Player of the Week

SPARTANBURG, S.C. (Nov. 21, 2017) -- Tianna Tarter (Johnson City, Tenn.) was named the Southern Conference Women's Basketball Player of the Week as announced by the conference office Tuesday afternoon.


Football

Football lands five on all-conference teams

SPARTANBURG, S.C. (Nov. 21, 2017) -- The ETSU football team had five players earn postseason Southern Conference honors, as the league office announced their awards on Tuesday.


Men's Basketball

Getting To Know: David Burrell

As ETSU fans welcome the start of the 2017-18 basketball season, today marks the final Buccaneer Sports Network "one-on-one" interview with members of both the ETSU men's and women's basketball teams.


Men's Basketball

Second half surge lifts Bucs past Delaware St., 81-57

JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (Nov. 20, 2017) -- With only two points after seven minutes of play, many ETSU fans inside Freedom Hall may have worried about the result of Monday's home opener against Delaware State. Turns out, there was no reason for concern.


Women's Basketball

Tarter named Madness SoCon Women’s Basketball Player of the Week

JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (Nov. 20, 2017) -- Senior guard Tianna Tarter (Johnson City, Tenn.) was named the Madness SoCon Women's Basketball Player of the Week for her tremendous performance in last week's action.


Men's Basketball

Getting To Know: Peter Jurkin

As ETSU fans welcome the start of the 2017-18 basketball season throughout the next month, the Buccaneer Sports Network will be producing daily "one-on-one" interviews with members of both the ETSU men's and women's basketball teams.


Volleyball

SoCon Champs! ETSU sweeps Wofford in Volleyball Championship

CULLOWHEE, N.C. (Nov. 19, 2017) -- After sweeping Wofford in three-sets (25-21, 25-12, 26-24), the ETSU volleyball team won the 2017 Southern Conference Volleyball Championship. Senior Rylee Milhorn (Kingsport, Tenn.) was named the SoCon Tournament Most Outstanding Player.


Men's Basketball

Things To Know: ETSU home opener vs. Delaware St.

JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (Nov. 19, 2017) As the ETSU men’s basketball team hosts its home opener Monday night against Delaware State inside Freedom Hall, the ETSU Department of Intercollegiate Athletics would like to pass along the following list of “things to know” prior to the tipoff at 7 p.m. The game sponsor for Monday night is Mahoney’s Outfitters at MahoneySports.com.


Women's Basketball

Dynamic duo, Dean’s 3-pointer pace Bucs in win

JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (Nov. 19, 2017) The dynamic guard duo of senior Tianna Tarter (Johnson City) and Erica Haynes-Overton (Nashville) combined to score 54 points, while junior forward Raven Dean (Charlotte, N.C.) connected on a game-deciding 3-pointer with 26 seconds left in regulation, as the ETSU women’s basketball team defeated Duquesne 81-77 in non-conference play Sunday afternoon inside Brooks Gym.


Men's Basketball

ETSU men set for home opener Monday night

JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (Nov. 19, 2017) -- After playing its first three games of the season on the road, the ETSU men's basketball team will return to Freedom Hall for its home opener Monday evening against Delaware State. Tip is set for 7 p.m.


Men's Basketball

Getting To Know: Patrick Good

As ETSU fans welcome the start of the 2017-18 basketball season throughout the next month, the Buccaneer Sports Network will be producing daily "one-on-one" interviews with members of both the ETSU men's and women's basketball teams.


Volleyball

Bucs down UNCG and advance to SoCon Championship match

CULLOWHEE, N.C. (Nov. 18, 2017) -- After sweeping UNCG 3-0 (25-19, 25-16, 25-22), the ETSU volleyball team advanced to the Southern Conference Championship match. A true team effort by the Bucs lifted them past UNCG.


Football

Bucs drop defensive struggle to UTC, 10-3

CHATTANOOGA (Nov. 18, 2017) -- On a blustery day when offensive yards and points were at a premium, one mistake by the ETSU special teams proved the difference between a win and a loss for the Buccaneers against their Southern Conference rivals.


Men's Basketball

Getting To Know: Dillon Reppart

As ETSU fans welcome the start of the 2017-18 basketball season throughout the next month, the Buccaneer Sports Network will be producing daily "one-on-one" interviews with members of both the ETSU men's and women's basketball teams.


Football

GAMEDAY LINKS: ETSU AT CHATTANOOGA

CHATTANOOGA, Tenn. (Nov. 18, 2017) The ETSU football team wraps up its 2017 season Saturday afternoon when the Buccaneers take on in-state conference rival Chattanooga. Kickoff is set for 2 p.m. at Finley Stadium.


Women's Basketball

Bucs dominate paint en route to 74-55 victory

JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (Nov. 17, 2017) A strong team effort that saw eight scorers drop at least five points each, combined with a dominant performance in the post, helped ETSU earn its second straight victory with a 74-55 win over Tennessee Tech in Brooks Gym Friday night.


Volleyball

Bucs cruise past Western Carolina 3-0 in SoCon Quarterfinals

CULLOWHEE, N.C. (Nov. 17, 2017) With 48 kills, 53 digs, and 11 blocks, the Bucs cruised past Western Carolina 3-0 (25-22, 25-18, 25-18) in the SoCon quarterfinals to advance to the semifinals. ETSU improves to 17-11 and 13-4 against SoCon opponents.


Men's Basketball

Bucs start fast but fall 78-61 to No. 7 Kentucky

LEXINGTON, Ky. (Nov. 17, 2017) -- A fantastic start did not ultimately end in a great finish for the ETSU men’s basketball team Friday night against No. 7 Kentucky.


Women's Basketball

Getting to Know: Erica Haynes-Overton

As ETSU fans welcome the start of the 2017-18 basketball season throughout the next month, the Buccaneer Sports Network will be producing daily “one-on-one” interviews with members of both the ETSU men’s and women’s basketball teams.


Football

Bucs to face Chattanooga in season finale Saturday

CHATTANOOGA, Tenn. (Nov. 17, 2017) -- The ETSU football team wraps up its 2017 season this Saturday when the Buccaneers face in-state conference rival Chattanooga. Kickoff is set for 2 p.m. at Finley Stadium.


Women's Basketball

ETSU welcomes Tennessee Tech on Friday, Duquesne on Sunday

JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (Nov. 16, 2017) - After playing two road games, the Bucs will host two back to back games inside Brooks Gym. They will welcome Tennessee Tech on Friday, Nov. 17 at 7:00 p.m. and on Sunday, Nov. 19, they will host Duquesne at 1:00 p.m.


Volleyball

Volleyball set to play Western Carolina in SoCon quarterfinals

CULLOWHEE, N.C. (Nov. 16, 2017) - After receiving the No. 2 seed in the Southern Conference Tournament, the Bucs are set to play No. 7 seed, Western Carolina tomorrow (Friday), Nov. 17. The SoCon Tournament is hosted by Western Carolina in Cullowhee, N.C. If the Bucs win, they will play the winner of UNCG and Chattanooga.


Women's Golf

ETSU Standout Loy in Contention for Palmer Cup

NORMAN, Okla. (Nov. 16, 2017) -- ETSU women's golfer Hee Ying Loy (Johor, Malaysia) is in the running for one of the most prestigious honors in collegiate golf -- a spot in the Arnold Palmer Cup. Event organizers announced November 15 that the Bucs junior and reigning Southern Conference Player of the Year is 19th among International players. The top 12 men's and women's players, American and International, earn spots in the Arnold Palmer Cup. The top six in the last pre-event rankings – due out next spring – automatically qualify.


Men's Basketball

Bucs set to face No. 7 Kentucky Friday night inside Rupp

LEXINGTON, Ky. (Nov. 16, 2017) -- The ETSU men's basketball team will end its season-opening, three-game road trip with its toughest challenge of the season so far, as the Buccaneers travel to face No. 7 Kentucky Friday night inside historic Rupp Arena. Tip is set for 7 p.m. and the game will air on the SEC Network.


Men's Track & Field, Women's Track & Field

Track and field to hold Blue and Gold intersquad meet

JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (Nov. 13, 2017) With the 2018 track and field season approaching in January, the ETSU track and field teams will participate in the third annual Blue and Gold intersquad meet this weekend, Nov. 17-19.


Women's Basketball

Getting to Know: Alayjah Sherer

As ETSU fans welcome the start of the 2017-18 basketball season throughout the next month, the Buccaneer Sports Network will be producing daily “one-on-one” interviews with members of both the ETSU men’s and women’s basketball teams.


Women's Basketball

ETSU downs Appalachian State on the road 70-57

BOONE, N.C. (Nov. 15, 2017) - Stellar free-throw shooting helped the Bucs cruise to a 70-57 win against Appalachian State in ETSU's second road game of the season. The Bucs went 22-28 from the free throw line and forced the Mountaineers to commit 19 turnovers. In the fourth quarter alone, the Bucs shot 93.8% from the free-throw line.


Men's Tennis

Lugo and Rengifo ranked 37th in doubles by ITA

TEMPE, Ariz. (Nov. 15, 2017) The Intercollegiate Tennis Association (ITA) administered new ITA rankings in both singles and doubles. Ranked at 37th was Juan Lugo (Maracay, Venezuela) and Frazier Rengifo.


Men's Basketball

Getting To Know: Devontavius Payne

As ETSU fans welcome the start of the 2017-18 basketball season throughout the next month, the Buccaneer Sports Network will be producing daily "one-on-one" interviews with members of both the ETSU men's and women's basketball teams.


Women's Basketball

Ezell signs four during early signing period

JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (Nov. 14, 2017) - Head coach Brittney Ezell announced on Tuesday the signings of Amaya Adams (Kansas City, Mo.), Shynia Jackson (Warner Robbins, Ga.), E'Lease Stafford (Lawrence, Kan.), and Kaia Upton (Nashville, Tenn.) to National Letters of Intent to join the program for the 2018-19 season.


Women's Basketball

Bucs set to take on Appalachian State in mid-week matchup

JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (Nov. 14, 2017) - The ETSU women's basketball team is set to take on Appalachian State on Wednesday, Nov. 15 in Boone, N.C. This will be the 76th matchup between the two teams and the fifth matchup for head coach Brittney Ezell.


Men's Soccer

Two Bucs earn spot on SoCon all-tournament team

SPARTANBURG, S.C. (Nov. 14, 2017) - After posting strong performances in the SoCon semifinal against Mercer last Friday, junior midfielder Nick Spielman (Melbourne, Fla.) and junior goalkeeper Jonny Sutherland (Chester, U.K.) earned spots on the conference all-tournament team.


Men's Basketball

Forbes announces signing of JuCo transfer Bernard

JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (Nov. 14, 2017) -- ETSU men's basketball head coach Steve Forbes announced Tuesday that the Buccaneers have received a national letter of intent from junior college transfer D'Andre Bernard (Toronto, Ontario, Canada).


Volleyball

Three Bucs earn postseason awards; Popovic tabbed Libero and Freshman of the Year

SPARTANBURG, S.C. (Nov. 14, 2017) – Three Buccaneers earned All-Southern Conference Volleyball Postseason awards as announced by the conference on Tuesday afternoon. Freshman Marija Popovic (Belgrade, Serbia) was named the Libero of the Year and also the Rayna Taylor Freshman of the Year. Leah Clayton (Danville, Va.) and Rylee Milhorn (Kingsport, Tenn.) earned a spot on the All-SoCon First Team.


Women's Basketball

Getting to Know: Raven Dean

As ETSU fans welcome the start of the 2017-18 basketball season throughout the next month, the Buccaneer Sports Network will be producing daily “one-on-one” interviews with members of both the ETSU men’s and women’s basketball teams.


Men's Basketball

Payne’s 28 lifts Bucs past Savannah State, 76-61

SAVANNAH, Ga. (Nov. 13, 2017)Devontavius Payne (Cardondale, Ill.) picked a great time to have his best game in an ETSU uniform.


Football

Football Press Conference: Chattanooga

JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (Nov. 13, 2017) – The ETSU football team held its weekly press luncheon to preview this Saturday’s Southern Conference game at Chattanooga. Kickoff is set for 2 p.m. at Finley Stadium.


Baseball

Baseball team trains at Bristol Motor Speedway

BRISTOL, Tenn. (Nov. 13, 2017) – As part of its offseason training regime, the ETSU baseball team performed a workout at Bristol Motor Speedway last Friday afternoon.


Men's Basketball

Getting To Know: Jalan McCloud

As ETSU fans welcome the start of the 2017-18 basketball season throughout the next month, the Buccaneer Sports Network will be producing daily "one-on-one" interviews with members of both the ETSU men's and women's basketball teams.


Football

ETSU football announces Bowman Jewelers Player of the Game awards

JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (Nov. 13, 2017) – Following each game during the 2017 college football season, ETSU head coach Carl Torbush will announce the Bowman Jewelers Offensive, Defensive and Special Teams Players of the Game, along with the “Effort Play of the Game” and “Show Team Players of the Week” awards.


Women's Tennis

Ma earns third place in FSU All Conference Showdown

TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (Nov. 12, 2017) – The ETSU women’s tennis team concluded play at the FSU All Conference Showdown today. They all wrapped up their fall tournament schedule.


Men's Tennis

Herrera wins singles championship at CCB Collegiate Invitational

BIRMGINHAM, Ala. (Nov. 12, 2017) – In the final day of singles action at the CCB Collegiate Invitational, Robert Herrera (Barcelona, Spain) won the singles championship in the Crimson Singles Draw. Herrera defeated Tim Dollman from UAB, 5-7, 7-5, 6-3 to secure the win.


Women's Basketball

Bucs fall to No. 14 Tennessee in road opener

KNOXVILLE, Tenn. (Nov. 12, 2017) – Facing the No. 14 ranked team in the country, the ETSU women’s basketball team battled, but fell to the Lady Vols 87-49 inside the Thompson-Boling Arena on Sunday afternoon.


Women's Basketball

Getting to Know: Jada Craig

As ETSU fans welcome the start of the 2017-18 basketball season throughout the next month, the Buccaneer Sports Network will be producing daily “one-on-one” interviews with members of both the ETSU men’s and women’s basketball teams.


Men's Basketball

Savannah State next up for Bucs Monday night

SAVANNAH, Ga. (Nov. 12, 2017) – Looking to secure its first win of the season, the ETSU men’s basketball team will return to the hardwood on the road Monday night, taking on non-conference foe Savannah State. Tip is set for 7 p.m. inside Tiger Arena.


Volleyball

Bucs earn second seed in SoCon Volleyball Tournament

SPARTANBURG, S.C. (Nov. 12, 2017) – The ETSU volleyball team earned the second seed in the Southern Conference Volleyball Tournament in Cullowhee, N.C, hosted by Western Carolina. The Bucs finished 16-11 and 12-4 in conference play.


Football

Second quarter issues derail Bucs at No. 14 Samford, 42-7

BIRMINGHAM, Ala. (Nov. 11, 2017) – A seven-minute stretch doomed any hopes the ETSU football team had of a second-straight win over the Samford Bulldogs.


Men's Tennis

Herrera and Miyamoto win doubles draw at CCB Collegiate Invitational

BIRMINGHAM, Ala. (Nov. 11, 2017) – It was a successful first two days for the ETSU men’s tennis team as they compete in the CCB Collegiate Invitational hosted by The University of Alabama. Four Buccaneers are competing in singles and combining together to compete as doubles.


Women's Tennis

Ma finishes second, Esguerra finishes third in singles action at FSU All Conference Showdown

TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (Nov. 11, 2017) – After competing in the FSU All Conference Showdown on Friday and Saturday, the Bucs concluded doubles play with one doubles pair finishing second, while the other finishing in third. Singles action will conclude on Sunday beginning at 9:00 a.m.


Volleyball

Bucs fall 3-0 to Wofford in regular season finale

JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (Nov. 11, 2017) – After celebrating ETSU’s only senior, Rylee Milhorn (Kingsport, Tenn.), the Bucs took the floor for one last time inside Brooks Gym to conclude the regular season. She finished with six kills, ten digs, and 2 blocks in her final game in Brooks Gym. Despite the 3-0 loss (21-25, 16-25, 23-25), the Bucs will still earn a second place seed in the SoCon Tournament, which is set for next weekend, Nov. 17-19 in Cullowhee, N.C.


Women's Basketball

Bucs hit the road to take on No. 14 Tennessee on Sunday

JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (Nov. 11, 2017) – The Bucs hit the road for the first time this season when they square off against No. 14 Tennessee Lady Vols on Sunday inside the Thompson-Boling Arena.


Men's Basketball

Getting To Know: Mladen Armus

As ETSU fans welcome the start of the 2017-18 basketball season throughout the next month, the Buccaneer Sports Network will be producing daily "one-on-one" interviews with members of both the ETSU men's and women's basketball teams.


Football

GAMEDAY LINKS: ETSU AT NO. 14 SAMFORD

BIRMINGHAM, Ala. (Nov. 11, 2017) – The ETSU football team hits the road for the final two games of the 2017 season, beginning Saturday afternoon when the Buccaneers take on No. 14 Samford. Kickoff is set for 3 p.m. EST at Seibert Stadium.


Women's Basketball

Bucs’ second half surge fuels 87-77 win over Cincinnati

JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (Nov. 10, 2017) – With a loud and packed crowd inside Brooks Gym, the ETSU women’s basketball team picked up an 87-77 win over Cincinnati on the opening night of basketball. An 11-0 run in the third quarter helped the Bucs pick up their fourth straight season opening win.


Men's Basketball

NKU bests Bucs in matchup of ’17 NCAA teams, 81-63

HIGHLAND HEIGHTS, Ky. (Nov. 10, 2017) – In a season-opening contest between two NCAA Tournament teams from a year ago, the squad replacing four starters looked the part against a team that returned the majority of its weapons.


Football

ETSU heads to Alabama to face No. 14 Samford on Saturday

BIRMINGHAM, Ala. (Nov. 10, 2017) – After ending its home portion of the schedule with a 24-6 win over VMI last weekend, the ETSU football team hits the road for the final two games of the season, beginning Saturday afternoon when the Buccaneers face No. 14 Samford. Kickoff is set for 3 p.m. EST at Seibert Stadium.


Men's Soccer

Mercer advances past Bucs with penalty kicks in semifinals

GREENVILLE, S.C. (Nov. 10, 2017) – In a hard fought battle until the end, ETSU came up one penalty kick short in a 4-3 loss to Mercer in the SoCon semifinal round Friday afternoon in Greenville, S.C.


Men's Basketball

Forbes receives contract extension through 2021-22

JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (Nov. 10, 2017) – Just moments before its men’s basketball team opens the 2017-18 season, the ETSU Department of Intercollegiate Athletics announced Friday that it has extended the contract of head coach Steve Forbes through the 2021-22 season.


Volleyball

Student-Athlete Spotlight – Rylee Milhorn

JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (Nov. 10 2017) – A bond between an athlete and a coach is a unique experience like no other. Not everyone has that type of relationship like ETSU head coach Lindsey Devine and the lone senior on the ETSU volleyball team, Rylee Milhorn.


General News

"How 'Bout Them Bucs!" with Scott Carter

JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (Nov. 10, 2017) -- Today is the first edition of "How 'Bout Them Bucs!" with ETSU Athletics Director Scott Carter. In this edition, Carter discusses his vision for Buccaneer athletics, the success of ETSU's fall sports teams, the start of basketball season, upcoming graduation for several student-athletes, and how ETSU fans can engage the program and ask questions.


Men's Cross Country, Women's Cross Country

Freshmen Pace Bucs at NCAA South Regional

TUSCALOOSA, Ala. (November 10, 2017) – The 2017 season came to end for ETSU’s cross country teams at the NCAA South Regional on Friday, but the Bucs got a glimpse of a promising future. Each ETSU team got its top performance from a freshman in a crowded field on the Henry Pritchett Running Park in Tuscaloosa, Ala. Lindsey Stallworth (Knoxville, Tenn.) was 24th out of 228 runners in the women’s 6K, and Ben Varghese (Kingsport, Tenn.) finished 18th out of 164 in the men’s 10K. The Buc women were 18th out of 31 teams in the scoring. The men were 14th out of 24.


Women's Tennis

Women’s tennis set to compete in FSU All Conference Showdown

TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (Nov. 10, 2017) – The ETSU women’s tennis team traveled to Tallahassee, Fla. to compete in the FSU All Conference Showdown hosted by Florida State University. The tournament is set for Nov. 10-12 with 11 teams competing in this showdown.


Women's Basketball

Getting to Know: Anajae Stephney

As ETSU fans welcome the start of the 2017-18 basketball season throughout the next month, the Buccaneer Sports Network will be producing daily “one-on-one” interviews with members of both the ETSU men’s and women’s basketball teams.


Volleyball

Volleyball welcomes Wofford for senior day

JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (Nov. 10, 2017) – The Bucs will host Wofford for their regular season finale on Saturday, Nov. 11 inside Brooks Gym. Prior to the 2:00 p.m. matchup, the ETSU volleyball program will honor their only senior, Rylee Milhorn (Kingsport, Tenn.) who has devoted her four years to ETSU volleyball.


Men's Soccer

Top-seeded Bucs face Mercer in conference semifinal

GREENVILLE, S.C. (Nov. 9, 2017) – After securing a first round bye with a regular season conference championship, ETSU men’s soccer returns to action to battle Mercer in the SoCon semifinal round tomorrow, Nov. 10 at 3:30 p.m. in Greenville, S.C.


Men's Basketball

ETSU men set to open season Friday at NKU

HIGHLAND HEIGHTS, Ky. (Nov. 9, 2017) – In a matchup of two of last season’s top mid-major programs, the ETSU men’s basketball team will travel to face Northern Kentucky Friday night in the 2017-18 season opener for both teams. Tip is set for 7 p.m. inside BB&T Arena.


Men's Cross Country, Women's Cross Country

Bucs Readying for Biggest Race of Season

JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (Nov. 9, 2017) – ETSU’s cross country teams bring some momentum with them as they prepare for their biggest test and most important race of the season -- the NCAA South Regional meet on Friday in Tuscaloosa, Ala. Over the last three meets, the men’s team has a win and two runner-up showings, while the women have a victory and two 3rd-place performances. Both victories came at the HPU VertCross Invitational on October 13. In their most recent outing – the Southern Conference Championships on October 28 – the men were 2nd and the women 3rd.


Men's Basketball

Getting To Know: Kanayo Obi-Rapu

As ETSU fans welcome the start of the 2017-18 basketball season throughout the next month, the Buccaneer Sports Network will be producing daily "one-on-one" interviews with members of both the ETSU men's and women's basketball teams.


Women's Basketball

Women’s basketball hosts Cincinnati for season opener

JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (Nov. 9, 2017) – The 2017-18 campaign for the ETSU women’s basketball team officially begins on Friday, Nov. 10, as the Bucs host Cincinnati inside Brooks Gym for their season opener.


Men's Tennis

Men’s tennis readies for CCB Collegiate Invitational

BIRMINGHAM, Ala. (Nov. 9, 2017) – The ETSU men’s tennis team will head back to Birmingham, Ala. to compete in the CCB Collegiate Invitational hosted by The Country Club of Birmingham and The University of Alabama through Nov. 10-12.


Volleyball

Bucs cruise past Chattanooga in three sets

JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (Nov. 8, 2017) – After an intense five-set battle earlier in the season against Chattanooga, ETSU came out firing to cruise past the Mocs in a three-set win (25-17, 25-18, 25-12) on Wednesday night inside Brooks Gym.


Women's Basketball

Getting to Know: Sadasia Tipps

As ETSU fans welcome the start of the 2017-18 basketball season throughout the next month, the Buccaneer Sports Network will be producing daily “one-on-one” interviews with members of both the ETSU men’s and women’s basketball teams.


Men's Soccer

Eleven Bucs headline SoCon all-conference awards

SPARTANBURG, S.C. (Nov. 7, 2017) – Fresh off a undefeated conference record and a regular season Southern Conference championship, the league office announced Tuesday ETSU led the SoCon with 11 players and head coach Bo Oshoniyi earning all-conference honors.


Women's Golf

Former Buc Muehl Earns European Tour Card

BUCKINGHAMSHIRE, England (Nov. 7, 2017) -- Former ETSU golfer Nina Muehl (Vienna, Austria) has taken an important step forward in her professional career, securing a full-time exemption to the Ladies’ European Tour for next year. Muehl finished tied for 6th in the LET Access Series El Saler tournament in Valencia, Spain on October 27. The result put her 3rd in the LETAS 2017 Order of Merit, where the top five earn their tour cards for the 2018 Ladies European Tour. The LETAS is the official developmental tour to the Ladies European Tour, much the same role the Web.com Tour serves to the men’s PGA Tour in the United States. The native of Vienna, Austria finished in the top ten in ten of her last 13 tournaments, and shot a course record 64 in the second round of the Bossey Ladies Championship in Bossey, France on August 16.


Men's Basketball

Getting To Know: Jason Williams

As ETSU fans welcome the start of the 2017-18 basketball season throughout the next month, the Buccaneer Sports Network will be producing daily "one-on-one" interviews with members of both the ETSU men's and women's basketball teams.


Volleyball

Bucs host Chattanooga in mid-week showdown

JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (Nov. 7, 2017) – The ETSU volleyball team will host Chattanooga on Wednesday, Nov. 8 inside Brooks Gym for their last mid-week conference match. They conclude the regular season on Saturday, Nov. 11 when they host Wofford.


Football

Football Press Conference: No. 14 Samford

JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (Nov. 6, 2017) – The ETSU football team held its weekly press luncheon to recap last Saturday’s game win over VMI and preview this weekend’s road game at No. 14 Samford.


Women's Basketball

Tarter named to 2018 Nancy Lieberman Watch List

SPRINGFIELD, Mass. (Nov. 6, 2017) – Senior guard Tianna Tarter (Johnson City, Tenn.) has been named to the 2018 Nancy Lieberman Watch List Award. Tarter is one of the 20 watch list candidates the Naismith Memorial Basketball Hall of Fame announced today.


Men's Tennis

Weekend roundup at Pelham Racquet Club Collegiate Invite

BIRMINGHAM, Ala. (Nov. 6, 2017) – The Buccaneer men’s tennis team wrapped up play at the Pelham Racquet Club Collegiate Invite on Saturday and Sunday in Birmingham, Ala.


Women's Basketball

Getting to Know: Carley Lytton

As ETSU fans welcome the start of the 2017-18 basketball season throughout the next month, the Buccaneer Sports Network will be producing daily “one-on-one” interviews with members of both the ETSU men’s and women’s basketball teams.


Women's Triathlon

Bucs Wrap Up Season at National Championships

TEMPE, ARIZ. (Nov. 5, 2017) – ETSU’s triathlon team concluded its 2017 season by finishing 2nd among NCAA Division I teams in the USA Triathlon Women’s Collegiate National Championships in Tempe, Ariz. on Sunday. The race consisted of a 750-meter swim, draft-legal 20-kilometer bike and 5-kilometer run on the Tempe Town Lake course. 2017 is just the second year of triathlon at ETSU. For the fourth time in four events this fall, Morgan James (Clovis, Calif.) had the top result for ETSU. The freshman posted a time of 1:11:15.24 to finish 32nd in a field of 73 competitors.


Football

ETSU football announces Bowman Jewelers Player of the Game awards

JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (Nov. 5, 2017) – Following each game during the 2017 college football season, ETSU head coach Carl Torbush will announce the Bowman Jewelers Offensive, Defensive and Special Teams Players of the Game, along with the “Effort Play of the Game” and “Show Team Players of the Week” awards.


Men's Basketball

Getting To Know: Jeromy Rodriguez

As ETSU fans welcome the start of the 2017-18 basketball season throughout the next month, the Buccaneer Sports Network will be producing daily "one-on-one" interviews with members of both the ETSU men's and women's basketball teams.


Football

Defense, second-half surge lift Bucs past VMI, 24-6

JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (Nov. 4, 2017) – In the first Senior Day home finale for William B. Greene, Jr. Stadium, the ETSU football team used a suffocating defensive effort and a 14-point scoring surge in the second half to race past Southern Conference foe VMI, 24-6, Saturday afternoon.


Women's Basketball

Getting to Know: Micah Scheetz

As ETSU fans welcome the start of the 2017-18 basketball season throughout the next month, the Buccaneer Sports Network will be producing daily “one-on-one” interviews with members of both the ETSU men’s and women’s basketball teams.


Volleyball

ETSU sweeps Mercer in last regular season road match

MACON, Ga. (Nov. 4, 2017) – The Bucs cruised to a 3-0 (25-14, 25-21, 25-16) win against Mercer in their final regular season road match. This was ETSU’s fourth conference sweep of the season and sixth overall. ETSU moves to 11-3 in conference play after they out-blocked Mercer eight to five, finished with a team hitting percentage of .301 and had four service aces.


Football

GAMEDAY LINKS: ETSU VS. VMI

JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (Nov. 4, 2017) – The ETSU football team wraps up its home portion of the schedule when the Buccaneer host VMI on Saturday afternoon. Kickoff is set for 3 p.m. at William B. Greene, Jr. Stadium.


Women's Triathlon

ETSU Triathlon Readies for National Championships

JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (Nov. 4, 2017) – ETSU’s women’s triathlon team is heading to Tempe, Ariz. for the USA Triathlon Women’s Collegiate Triathlon National Championship, scheduled at 12:30 pm Eastern time. This is just the second year of triathlon at ETSU. The Bucs were national runners-up among NCAA Division I varsity teams in 2016. More than 80 triathletes from 21 college teams (varsity and club) are expected to compete in Tempe. Last year’s field consisted of 48 athletes from 10 teams. ETSU qualified for the 2017 championship meet by finishing second in the season-opening Central Regional Qualifier in Naperville, Ill. on September 4.


Men's Tennis

Bucs go perfect 8-0 at Pelham Racquet Club Collegiate Invite

BIRMINGHAM, Ala. (Nov. 3 2017) – The ETSU men’s tennis team hit the road for the Pelham Racquet Club Collegiate Invite hosted by Samford in Birmingham, Ala. Four Bucs played in this invite and went a perfect 8-0 on the first day.


Volleyball

Bucs top Samford on the road, 3-1

BIRMINGHAM, Ala. (Nov. 3, 2017) – Coming off of an exciting win against Furman last weekend, the Bucs continued to build their momentum on the road after topping Samford 3-1 (25-18, 25-10, 26-28, 25-11) in Birmingham, Ala. on Friday night. The Bucs improved to 10-3 in conference play and as a team, finished with a .398 hitting percentage.


Football

ETSU to host VMI in home finale Saturday afternoon

JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (Nov. 3, 2017) – Two months after opening its season with a win over Limestone, the ETSU football team gears up for its home finale as the Buccaneers host VMI Saturday afternoon at 3 p.m. inside William B. Greene, Jr. Stadium


Men's Basketball

Getting To Know: Jermaine Long

As ETSU fans welcome the start of the 2017-18 basketball season throughout the next month, the Buccaneer Sports Network will be producing daily "one-on-one" interviews with members of both the ETSU men's and women's basketball teams.


Men's Basketball, Women's Basketball

Bluenanza officially tips off 2017-18 season

JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (Nov. 2, 2017) – ETSU Buccaneer fans welcomed the 2017-18 basketball season Thursday night, as both the men’s and women’s programs hosted the annual Bluenanza hoops celebration presented by Cates Music Center inside Freedom Hall.


Volleyball

Popovic named SoCon Defensive Player of the Month

SPARTANBURG, S.C. (Nov. 2, 2017) – After earning back to back SoCon Defensive Player of the Week awards, freshman libero Marija Popovic (Belgrade, Serbia), has been named the SoCon Defensive Player of the Month, for the month of October.


Men's Soccer

Sutherland earns SoCon athlete of the month honors

SPARTANBURG, S.C. (Nov. 2, 2017) – After a stellar October, ETSU goalkeeper Jonny Sutherland (Chester, U.K.) has been named the Southern Conference Athlete of the Month for men’s soccer, the league office announced Thursday afternoon.


Volleyball

Bucs conclude road portion of regular season schedule

JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (Nov. 2, 2017) – The Bucs will conclude the road portion of their regular season schedule. First they will travel to Samford, for a 8:00 p.m. matchup on Friday (Nov. 3) and then the next day (Nov. 4), they will take on Mercer at noon.


Women's Basketball

Getting to Know: Malloree Schurr

As ETSU fans welcome the start of the 2017-18 basketball season throughout the next month, the Buccaneer Sports Network will be producing daily “one-on-one” interviews with members of both the ETSU men’s and women’s basketball teams.


Men's Basketball

Getting To Know: Andre Edwards

As ETSU fans welcome the start of the 2017-18 basketball season throughout the next month, the Buccaneer Sports Network will be producing daily "one-on-one" interviews with members of both the ETSU men's and women's basketball teams.


Women's Basketball

Women’s basketball to host open practice Saturday morning

JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (Nov. 1, 2017) –ETSU fans are reminded that the ETSU women’s basketball team will hold an open practice on Saturday morning inside Brooks Gym at 9:00 a.m.


Men's Basketball

Forbes announces Rodriguez to miss 2017-18 season

JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (Nov. 1, 2017) – ETSU men’s basketball head coach Steve Forbes announced Wednesday that junior forward Jeromy Rodriguez (Santiago, D.R.) will undergo a medical procedure and will miss the 2017-18 season.


Men's Golf

Burns posts lowest collegiate round on final day at Warrior Princeville Makai Invitational

KAUAI, HAWAII (Oct. 31, 2017) – ETSU sophomore Kevin Burns (Canton, Ga.) capped off his fall season on a positive note.


Women's Soccer

Two Bucs Earn All-SoCon Recognition

SPARTANBURG, S.C. (Oct. 31, 2017) – Two ETSU players received women’s soccer All-Southern Conference honors for 2017, the league announced Tuesday. Junior forward Eleonora Goldoni (Ferrara, Italy) was named 2nd Team All-SoCon, with forward Sarah Connolly (Ballygowan, Northern Ireland) included on the All-Freshman Team.


Women's Triathlon

USA Triathlon Features ETSU

JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (Oct. 31, 2017) – As ETSU’s triathlon team prepares for the National Championship meet next weekend, the Bucs are in the news. USA Triathlon – the sport’s governing body – features ETSU head coach Janine Pleasant and freshman triathlete Morgan James (Clovis, Calif.) in a story titled “Falcons and Buccaneers Prove the Growth of Women’s Collegiate Triathlon,” published on Monday, October 30.


Women's Basketball

Getting to Know: Britney Snowden

As ETSU fans welcome the start of the 2017-18 basketball season throughout the next month, the Buccaneer Sports Network will be producing daily “one-on-one” interviews with members of both the ETSU men’s and women’s basketball teams.


Men's Basketball

ETSU fans enjoy star-studded panel at Holding Court event

JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (Oct. 30, 2017) – A capacity crowd of more than 150 people packed the Carnegie Hotel’s Grand Soldiers Ballroom on Monday night, to take part in the “Holding Court” preseason basketball event featuring ESPN college basketball analyst Seth Greenberg.


Men's Golf

Strong team effort lifts Bucs up leaderboard in Hawaii

KAUAI, HAWAII (Oct. 30, 2017) – On the eve of Halloween, the ETSU men’s golf team was full of treats.


Football

Football Press Conference -- VMI

JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (Oct. 30, 2017) – The ETSU football team held its weekly press luncheon to recap last Saturday’s game with No. 8 Wofford and preview this weekend’s home finale versus VMI. Kickoff for Saturday’s game is set for 3 p.m. at William B. Greene, Jr. Stadium.


Men's Cross Country

Men's Team Again Climbs Region Rankings

JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (Oct. 30, 2017) – Fresh off their runner-up performance at the Southern Conference Championships last weekend, ETSU’s men’s cross country team has moved up in the rankings. The Bucs are #12 in the new United States Track & Field and Cross Country Coaches Association South Region Week 6 poll, released Monday. That’s up one spot from Week 5 and the highest ranking for ETSU this season. It’s the best showing in the USTFCCCA regional hierarchy since the Bucs were 12th in the Week 6 poll in in 2013.


Volleyball

Popovic earns back to back SoCon Defensive Player of the Week honor

SPARTANBURG, S.C. (Oct. 30, 2017) –Freshman libero Marija Popovic (Belgrade, Serbia) was named the Southern Conference Defensive Player of the Week, as announced by the conference office on Monday afternoon.


Men's Basketball, Women's Basketball

Bluenanza presented by Cates Music Center set for Thursday

JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (Oct. 30, 2017) – The ETSU men’s and women’s basketball programs will host their annual preseason hoops celebration “Bluenanza” presented by Cates Music Center Thursday night, Nov. 2 at 7 p.m. inside Freedom Hall.


Men's Soccer

Bucs earn top seed in upcoming SoCon tournament

SPARTANBURG, S.C. (Oct. 30, 2017) – After winning the Southern Conference regular season championship Saturday with a 4-1 victory over Wofford, ETSU earned the top seed in the official tournament bracket, the league office announced Sunday.


Men's Basketball

Getting to Know: Bo Hodges

As ETSU fans welcome the start of the 2017-18 basketball season throughout the next month, the Buccaneer Sports Network will be producing daily "one-on-one" interviews with members of both the ETSU men's and women's basketball teams.


Men's Golf

Kim leads Bucs after round one at Warrior Princeville Makai Invitational

KAUAI, HAWAII (Oct. 29, 2017) – Geuntae Kim (Daegu, South Korea) led the ETSU men’s golf team in round one of the Warrior Princeville Makai Invitational, which got underway Sunday afternoon at the Makai Golf Club.


Women's Soccer

Furman's Free Kicks End Bucs' Season

SPARTANBURG, S.C. (Oct. 29, 2017) – “Long-range scoring” is a term more commonly associated with basketball than soccer. But Furman used a pair of successful long-distance free kicks to overcome an early ETSU lead, and went to defeat the Bucs, 2-1, in the quarterfinals of the Southern Conference Women’s Soccer Tournament on Sunday in Spartanburg, S.C. The closely-fought result came exactly two weeks after ETSU suffered a 5-0 defeat on the same Stone Soccer Stadium pitch. Sunday’s outcome ended the Bucs’ season at 6-13-0 and denied ETSU a second consecutive appearance in the SoCon semifinals.


Football

ETSU football announces Bowman Jewelers Player of the Game awards

JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (Oct. 29, 2017) – Following each game during the 2017 college football season, ETSU head coach Carl Torbush will announce the Bowman Jewelers Offensive, Defensive and Special Teams Players of the Game, along with the “Effort Play of the Game” and “Show Team Players of the Week” awards.


Women's Basketball

Getting to Know: Shy Copney

As ETSU fans welcome the start of the 2017-18 basketball season throughout the next month, the Buccaneer Sports Network will be producing daily “one-on-one” interviews with members of both the ETSU men’s and women’s basketball teams.


Men's Soccer

Bucs win conference title with 4-1 win over Wofford

JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (Oct. 28, 2017) – A victory slide capped off a memorable night at Summers Taylor Stadium Saturday night, as the ETSU men’s soccer team earned a 4-1 win over Wofford and the 2017 SoCon regular season championship.


Volleyball

Bucs hand Furman first conference loss in 3-0 sweep

JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (Oct. 28, 2017) –The ETSU volleyball team handed Furman their first conference loss of the season in three sets (25-18, 25-16, 25-20) inside Brooks Gym on Saturday afternoon. It was a true team effort by the Bucs and an exciting home court win.


Women's Tennis

Successful outing for ETSU women’s tennis team at Wofford Invitational

SPARTANBURG, S.C. (Oct. 28, 2017) –The ETSU women’s tennis team kicked off play at the Wofford Invitational. Three Buccaneers competed in the draws.


Football

Bucs come up short in 31-24 loss to No. 8 Wofford

JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (Oct. 28, 2017) – For the second time at home this season, the ETSU football team had the ball with a chance to win on the final possession against a nationally-ranked opponent. But once again, that opportunity literally came up just short.


Men's Cross Country, Women's Cross Country

Men 2nd, Women 3rd at SoCon Championships

SPARTANBURG, S.C. (Oct. 28, 2017) – Going into Saturday’s Southern Conference Cross Country Championships, ETSU head coach George Watts said, “top three finishes are very realistic” for both Bucs teams. He got that, and a little more. The ETSU men finished 2nd and the women 3rd on a cloudy, 56-degree day on the Milliken Research Center course in Spartanburg, S.C. It was the best showing for the Buc men since 2014 and the second straight 3rd-place showing for the women. Six ETSU athletes received all-conference recognition.


Men's Basketball

Getting to Know: James Harrison

As ETSU fans welcome the start of the 2017-18 basketball season throughout the next month, the Buccaneer Sports Network will be producing daily "one-on-one" interviews with members of both the ETSU men's and women's basketball teams.


Football

GAMEDAY LINKS: ETSU VS. WOFFORD

JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (Oct. 28, 2017) – The ETSU football team returns home to host No. 8 Wofford on Saturday afternoon at 1 p.m. at William B. Greene, Jr. Stadium.


Men's Golf

Bucs head to Hawaii to wrap up fall campaign

KAUAI, HAWAII (Oct. 28, 2017) – The ETSU men’s golf team wraps up its fall season as the Buccaneers head to Hawaii for the Warrior Princeville Makai Invitational, which begins Sunday at the Makai Golf Club at Princeville.


Football

Bucs return home to take on No. 8 Wofford on Saturday

JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (Oct. 26, 2017) – Coming off its open week, the ETSU football team returns home to take on No. 8 Wofford Saturday afternoon at William B. Greene, Jr. Stadium. Kickoff is set for 1 p.m.


Volleyball

ETSU downs The Citadel in four sets

JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (Oct. 27, 2017) –The ETSU volleyball team downed The Citadel in four sets, 3-1 (25-14, 25-21, 16-25, 25-17) on Friday night inside Brooks Gym. Leah Clayton (Danville, Va.) recorded her third double-double of the season with 12 kills and 12 digs.


Women's Soccer

Bucs Visit Top Seed Furman in SoCon Quarterfinals

JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (Oct. 28, 2017) – “If you want to be the best, you have to beat the best” is one of the most timeworn phrases in sports. It’s also what the ETSU women’s soccer team has a chance to do against Furman in Sunday’s quarterfinal round of the Southern Conference Tournament. Kickoff is set for 2:00 pm at Stone Field at Snyder Soccer Stadium in Greenville, S.C. By the seedings, the Paladins are considered to be the best team in the tournament field. Furman received the top seed in a tiebreaker with defending champion Samford after each team went 8-0-1 in conference play. ETSU, seeded 8th, eliminated #9 Wofford, 5-0, in a first round match Wednesday night at Summers-Taylor Stadium.


Men's Soccer

Bucs close regular season with senior night vs. Wofford

JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (Oct. 20, 2017) – After clinching a first round bye in the Southern Conference tournament, following a 1-0 overtime win at Mercer, the ETSU Bucs return home to close the regular season against Wofford. Kickoff is set for 7 p.m. at Summers Taylor Stadium.


Football

Things to Know for ETSU vs. Wofford

JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (Oct. 27, 2017) – As the ETSU football team returns home to host Wofford for its fifth game of the year inside William B. Greene, Jr. Stadium this Saturday, the ETSU Department of Intercollegiate Athletics would like to pass along the following list of “things to know” prior to the kickoff at 1 p.m. The game sponsor for Saturday’s game is Ford.


Women's Basketball

Getting to Know: Tianna Tarter

As ETSU fans welcome the start of the 2017-18 basketball season throughout the next month, the Buccaneer Sports Network will be producing daily “one-on-one” interviews with members of both the ETSU men’s and women’s basketball teams


Men's Cross Country, Women's Cross Country

Cross Country Heads to SoCon Championships

JOHNSON CITY, Tenn (Oct. 27, 2017) – In collegiate cross country, every meet is important. But some are more important than others. That’s the attitude ETSU’s teams are taking as they prepare for the annual Southern Conference Championships, to be held Saturday, October 28 in Spartanburg, S.C. ETSU has performed well in 2017. The Bucs have finished 5th or better in each of their four “regular season” meets this season, including a sweep of the team titles at USC Upstate Invite on September 30. That victory came on the Milliken Research Center course in Spartanburg, the same venue that will host the SoCon meet.


Volleyball

Milhorn currently one of 27 Division I volleyball players with 1,000 kills and 1,000 digs

JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (Oct. 26, 2017) – Senior outside hitter Rylee Milhorn (Kingsport, Tenn.) is currently one of 27 Division I volleyball players that have recorded 1,000 career kills and 1,000 career digs. There are six players less than 100 digs away from joining this group of elite members.


Men's Basketball

Getting to Know: Desonta Bradford

As ETSU fans welcome the start of the 2017-18 basketball season throughout the next month, the Buccaneer Sports Network will be producing daily "one-on-one" interviews with members of both the ETSU men's and women's basketball teams.


Volleyball

ETSU hosts The Citadel and Furman in back to back matches

JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (October 26, 2017) – After wrapping up a four-game road spree, ETSU finally returns home to host The Citadel on Friday and Furman on Saturday. It will be an intense battle between the Bucs and the Paladins as the first and second place teams in the conference face off.


Women's Soccer

Second-Half Barrage Lifts Bucs Past Wofford

JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (Oct. 25, 2017) – On the coldest night of the fall so far, the ETSU women’s soccer team heated up, and kept their season alive. The Bucs broke open a close match with a barrage of four goals in less than eight minutes early in the 2nd half, pulling away from Wofford for a 5-0 win in the first round of the Southern Conference Tournament, Wednesday night at Summers-Taylor Stadium. The victory advances ETSU to a quarterfinal meeting with top-seeded Furman on Sunday, October 29, in Greenville, S.C. The Bucs’ five goals were the second-most in a game in 2017, and the highest since an 8-0 win over South Carolina State in the season opener on August 18.


Men's Basketball

Bradford earns preseason honors, Bucs picked 4th

SPARTANBURG, S.C. (Oct. 25, 2017)– ETSU senior guard Desonta Bradford (Humboldt) was selected to the Preseason All-Southern Conference team by the league’s coaches, and the Buccaneers were picked to finish fourth in both the coaches and media polls released by the SoCon offices on Wednesday.


Women's Basketball

Bucs picked fourth by coaches, third by media in SoCon Preseason Polls

SPARTANBURG, S.C. (October 25, 2017) – On Wednesday, the Southern Conference announced its 2017-18 preseason all-conference team, with senior Tianna Tarter (Johnson City, Tenn.) earning her third straight recognition to represent ETSU.


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Men's Soccer

Late goal gives Bucs 1-0 win at Mercer

MACON, Ga. (Oct. 24, 2017) – A late score made all the difference for ETSU Tuesday night, as the Bucs secured a road overtime victory over Mercer at Bear Field Tuesday night in dramatic fashion.


Women's Golf

Bucs Move Up Two Spots in Final Round of Palmetto

KIAWAH ISLAND, S.C. (Oct. 24, 2017) – Propelled by their best round of the tournament, ETSU’s women’s golf team moved up two spots Tuesday on the third and final day of the Palmetto Intercollegiate in Kiawah Island, S.C. The Bucs’ 297 team score was ten shots better than Monday’s second round and put them at 918 for the tournament. Tuesday’s result lifted ETSU to 13th in the standings in their final event of the 2017 fall season.


Women's Soccer

Bucs Host Wofford in SoCon Tournament Opener

JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (Oct. 24, 2017) – The ETSU women’s soccer team will face a familiar foe – geographically and chronologically – in its post-season opener. The Bucs will host Wofford in the first round of the Southern Conference Tournament on Wednesday, October 25 at Summers-Taylor Soccer Stadium. Kickoff is set for 7:00 pm. It’s only about a two-hour drive from the Wofford campus in Spartanburg, S.C. to ETSU’s home pitch in Johnson City. And, the two squads will be only 12 days removed from their last meeting as they vie for a berth in the conference quarterfinals.


Baseball

ETSU Baseball to host Costume Game

JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (Oct. 24, 2017) – ETSU baseball head coach Joe Pennucci announced Tuesday his team would participate in the ETSU Costume Baseball Game. The event is set for Saturday, Oct. 28 at 10:30 a.m. inside Thomas Stadium.


Football

Football Press Conference -- Wofford

JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (Oct. 23, 2017) – The ETSU football team held its weekly press luncheon to preview this Saturday’s Southern Conference game with No. 8 Wofford. Kickoff is set for 1 p.m. at William B. Greene, Jr. Stadium.


Women's Golf

ETSU Moves Up at Day 2 of Palmetto

KIAWAH ISLAND, S.C. (Oct. 23, 2017) – ETSU’s women’s golf team took a step up in the second round of the Palmetto Intercollegiate tournament on Monday, with four of the five players improving their scores, and the one who didn’t remaining in contention for Medalist honors. The Bucs’ team score 307 was seven shots better than Sunday’s first round, bumped them to 15th in the team standings, and put the team in a position to contend for a spot in the top ten in tomorrow’s final round.


Men's Soccer

Bucs travel to Mercer for pivotal conference contest

JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (Oct. 23, 2017) – With two games remaining before the Southern Conference tournament, the ETSU men’s soccer team is jockeying for position in the standings and looks for a key win at Mercer tomorrow night.


Volleyball

Popovic named SoCon Defensive Player of the Week

SPARTANBURG, S.C. (October 23 2017) – Freshman libero Marija Popovic (Belgrade, Serbia) was named the Southern Conference Defensive Player of the Week as announced by the conference office on Monday afternoon. The rookie is ranked first in the conference in digs per set.


Women's Golf

Bucs complete round one at Palmetto

KIAWAH ISLAND, S.C. (Oct. 22, 2017)– On a day when birdies were hard to come by, ETSU’s women’s golf team finds itself in 16th place after the first round of the Palmetto Intercollegiate tournament, Sunday in Kiawah Island, S.C. The Bucs’ Hee Ying Loy (Johor, Malaysia) was one of only six players to finish break-even or better on the par-72, 5981-yard Turtle Point Golf Course. The junior went even par on Sunday – going 36 on the front nine and 36 after the turn – to tie for 5th on the individual leaderboard.


Men's Golf

Carter turns in best collegiate finish at Golf Club of Georgia Collegiate

ALPHARETTA, Ga. (Oct. 22, 2017) – Playing in what is considered to be the top collegiate golf tournament of the fall season, East Tennessee State University freshman Austin Carter (Kingsport, Tenn.) turned in the best collegiate showing of his young Buccaneer career.


Volleyball

Bucs six game win streak snapped at Western Carolina

CULLOWHEE, N.C. (October 22, 2017) –The Bucs fell to Western Carolina in five sets (15-25, 25-22, 20-25, 25-13, 15-17) at the Ramsey Arena in Cullowhee, N.C. Despite the loss, multiple Bucs achieved new season and career highs.


Women's Soccer

Bucs Fall to Catamounts in Final Regular Season Match

JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (Oct. 22, 2017) – It was a regular-season match that had post-season intensity. In a tense, back-and-forth contest Sunday afternoon at Summers-Taylor Stadium, ETSU’s women’s soccer team dropped a 2-1 setback to Western Carolina in the final game of the 2017 Southern Conference schedule. As a result, the Bucs will be the 8th seed in the SoCon Tournament, and will host 9th-seeded Wofford in a first round game on Wednesday, October 25, with kickoff at 7:00 pm.


Men's Soccer

Bucs take early lead but settle for 1-1 draw at Furman

GREENVILLE, S.C. (Oct. 21, 2017) – In a back-and-forth battle, the ETSU Bucs took an early lead but eventually would settle for a 1-1 draw against Furman at Stone Soccer Stadium Saturday night.


Men's Golf

Kim, Carter pace ETSU in second round at Golf Club of Georgia Collegiate

ALPHARETTA, Ga. (Oct. 21, 2017) – Junior Geuntae Kim (Daegu, South Korea) and freshman Austin Carter (Kingsport, Tenn.) paced the ETSU men’s golf team in the second round of the Golf Club of Georgia Collegiate, which wrapped up Saturday afternoon at the Lakeside Course.


Men's Tennis

Bucs conclude day three of ITA Ohio Valley Regional Championships

KNOXVILLE, Tenn. (October 21, 2017) – Three Bucs competed in their third day of the ITA Ohio Valley Regionals on Saturday in Knoxville, Tenn.


Women's Basketball

Ezell adds Johnson City native, Shy Copney to 2017-2018 roster

JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (October 21, 2017) – Head coach Brittney Ezell has announced the signing of graduate transfer Shy Copney (Johnson City, Tenn.) to join the 2017-2018 squad.


Women's Soccer

Bucs Host Catamounts in Regular Season Finale

JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (Oct. 21, 2017) – ETSU’s women’s soccer team has had a bumpy 2017, enduring injuries that sidelined multiple starters for several games during the traditionally rugged Southern Conference season. But the Bucs have much to play for on Sunday afternoon, when they host Western Carolina on the final day of the regular season. Kickoff is scheduled for 2:00 pm at Summers-Taylor Stadium. ETSU could finish as high as 4th or as low as 8th in the SoCon, depending on Sunday's outcome and other results from around the conference.


Volleyball

Milhorn tallies her sixth double-double in 3-2 win over UNCG

GREENSBORO, N.C. (October 20, 2017) – It was an intense battle between both teams at Fleming Gym in Greensboro, N.C. as the ETSU Bucs topped UNCG in a five-set match (25-19, 23-25, 25-16, 18-25, 18-16) to pick up their sixth straight win.


Men's Tennis

Herrera, Lugo, Rengifo advance at ITA Ohio Valley Regionals

KNOXVILLE, Tenn. (October 20, 2017) – The ETSU men’s tennis team finished their second day of the ITA Ohio Valley Regional Championships in Knoxville, Tenn. The Bucs will continue to play in both doubles and singles play on Saturday.


Men's Golf

Carter leads Bucs after day one at Golf Club of Georgia Collegiate

ALPHARETTA, Ga. (Oct. 20, 2017) – Courtesy of posting the lowest round of his young collegiate career, freshman Austin Carter (Kingsport, Tenn.) led the ETSU men’s golf team in Friday’s opening round of the Golf Club of Georgia Collegiate from the Lakeside Course.


Women's Tennis

Women’s tennis releases 2018 schedule

JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (October 20, 2017) – The ETSU women’s tennis team released its schedule on Friday that highlights 20 regular season matches, including eight home dates.


Women's Golf

Bucs Prep For Final Fall Tournament

JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (Oct. 21, 2017) – ETSU’s women’s golf team has made strides in its 2017 fall season, and will get in one more tournament before winter arrives. The Bucs begin play tomorrow in the Palmetto Intercollegiate, at the Turtle Point Golf Course in Kiawah Island, S.C. The three-round event concludes on Tuesday, October 24.


Men's Soccer

Bucs look to extend winning streak at Furman

JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (Oct. 20, 2017) – After earning its second straight victory in a 4-0 shutout over VMI Tuesday, the ETSU men’s soccer team will look for another three points Saturday in Greenville, S.C. against the Furman Paladins.


Men's Tennis

Bucs go undefeated in singles draws at ITA Ohio Valley Regionals

KNOXVILLE, Tenn. (October 19, 2017) – The ETSU men’s tennis team finished day one of the ITA Ohio Valley Regional Championships in Knoxville, Tenn. The Bucs were dominant in both doubles and singles play.


Men's Golf

Bucs gear up for Golf Club of Georgia Collegiate

ALPHARETTA, Ga. (Oct. 19, 2017) – The ETSU men’s golf team gears up for its toughest test of the fall season as the Buccaneers begin play at the Golf Club of Georgia Collegiate on Friday morning from the Lakeside Course.


Volleyball

Volleyball hits the road for two SoCon matches

JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (October 19, 2017) – The Bucs will continue their longest SoCon road stint of the season as they travel to UNCG and Western Carolina this weekend. They will take on UNCG on Friday, Oct. 20 at 7:00 p.m. and then will face Western Carolina on Sunday, Oct. 22 at 2:00 p.m.


Men's Basketball

Holding Court 5 to feature Self, Marshall and Smart

JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (Oct. 19, 2017) – The list of special guests that will join the conversation via live video conferencing at Holding Court 5 were announced Thursday by the ETSU Department of Intercollegiate Athletics – and it’s impressive.


Men's Tennis

Men’s Tennis set for Ohio Valley ITA Regional Championships

KNOXVILLE, Tenn. (October 18, 2017) – The ETSU men’s tennis team will travel to Knoxville, Tenn. to play in the ITA Ohio Valley Regional Championships. The event begins tomorrow (Thursday) and finishes on Sunday, Oct. 22. Round one of doubles and round one of singles will be played on Thursday.


Men's Basketball

Men’s basketball to host open practice Thursday night

JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (Oct. 18, 2017) – ETSU fans are reminded that the Buccaneers’ men’s basketball team, the defending Southern Conference regular season and tournament champions, will hold an open practice Thursday night inside Brooks Gym beginning at 6:30 p.m.


Men's Soccer

Offensive explosion pushes Bucs past VMI, 4-0

JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (Oct. 17, 2017) – ETSU’s offense attempted a season-high 31 total shots, including 23 in the first half, to earn a 4-0 victory over VMI Tuesday evening at Summers Taylor Stadium.


Men's Basketball, Women's Basketball

Basketball preseason event schedule announced

JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (Oct. 16, 2017) – With basketball season fast approaching, the ETSU Department of Intercollegiate Athletics announced Monday a schedule of preseason hype events involving both the men’s and women’s basketball teams.


Men's Cross Country

Bucs Back in Region Rankings

JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (Oct. 16, 2017) – After a three-week absence, the ETSU men’s cross country team has returned to the regional rankings. The Bucs are #13 in the United States Track & Field and Cross Country Coaches Association’s Week 5 South Region poll, released on Monday. It’s the fourth appearance in six polls this season and the first since the Bucs were #15 in the September 25 rankings. Since then, ETSU won the 14-team USC Upstate Invite on September 30 and were in 2nd in the 17-team HPU Vertcross Invitational on October 13.


Volleyball

Tutton named SoCon Defensive Player of the Week

SPARTANBURG, S.C. (October 16, 2017) – Junior middle blocker Braedyn Tutton (Courtice, Ontario) has been named the Southern Conference Defensive Player of the Week as announced by the conference office on Monday afternoon.


Men's Soccer

Men’s soccer looks to gain late-season momentum against VMI

JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (Oct. 16, 2017) – After picking up a 2-1 win in a crucial Southern Conference match at UNCG last Saturday, the ETSU men’s soccer team – who now leads the conference standings with 12 points – will host VMI Tuesday night, Oct. 14 at 7 p.m.


Football

ETSU football announces Bowman Jewelers Player of the Game awards

JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (Oct. 16, 2017) – Following each game during the 2017 college football season, ETSU head coach Carl Torbush will announce the Bowman Jewelers Offensive, Defensive and Special Teams Players of the Game, along with the “Effort Play of the Game” and “Show Team Players of the Week” awards.


Men's Golf

Rhea finishes tied for fourth at Bank of Tennessee Intercollegiate

JONESBOROUGH, Tenn. (Oct. 15, 2017) – Playing in front of a large gallery the entire weekend, ETSU freshman Jack Rhea (Jonesborough, Tenn.) gave the Buccaneer faithful a lot to cheer about.


Women's Soccer

Furman Strikes Early, Downs Bucs

GREENVILLE, S.C. (Oct. 15, 2017) – ETSU’s women’s soccer team faced one of the best attacks in the country in their match at Furman on Sunday afternoon, and the Paladins were as advertised. Furman, which went into the game in the top four in the nation in goals per game, shots per game, and points per game, scored twice in the first 7:15 on Sunday as the Bucs dropped a 5-0 result at Stone Field at Snyder Soccer Stadium.


Men's Soccer

Bucs rally late for 2-1 road victory over UNCG

GREENSBORO, N.C. (Oct. 14, 2017) – After falling behind 1-0 in the second half, the ETSU offense surged ahead late to take a 2-1 victory at UNCG Saturday night, commandeering the top spot in the conference standings in the process.


Women's Tennis

Pereira and Esguerra pick up wins on third day of Ohio Valley ITA Regionals

MURFREESBORO, Tenn. (October 14, 2017) – After completing their third day of action at the Ohio Valley ITA Regional Championships in Murfreesboro, Tenn., two Buccaneers picked up wins in the singles consolation matches on Saturday.


Men's Golf

Go makes history at Bank of Tennessee Intercollegiate

JONESBOROUGH, Tenn. (Oct. 14, 2017) – They’ve been playing golf at the Bank of Tennessee Intercollegiate since before Shiso Go was born, and the East Tennessee State freshman did something never done before at the annual tournament at Blackthorn Club.


Football

No. 21 Western Carolina surges past Bucs, 49-10

CULLOWHEE, N.C. (Oct. 14, 2017) – Two halves of football could not have been any different for the ETSU football team.


Football

GAMEDAY LINKS: ETSU AT NO. 21 WESTERN CAROLINA

CULLOWHEE, N.C. (Oct. 14, 2017) – The ETSU football team jumps back into Southern Conference play as the Buccaneers travel to Cullowhee, N.C. to take on No. 21 Western Carolina on Saturday afternoon. Kickoff is set for 3:30 p.m. at E.J. Whitmire Stadium.


Women's Tennis

ETSU women’s tennis finishes day two at Ohio Valley ITA Regionals

MURFREESBORO, Tenn. (October 13, 2017) – The ETSU women’s tennis team competed in day two of the Ohio Valley Regional Championships in Murfreesboro, Tenn. on Friday.


Women's Soccer

Early Deficit Slows Bucs at Wofford

SPARTANBURG, S.C. (Oct. 13, 2017) – An early deficit and a big performance from the nation’s leading scorer resulted in a 3-0 setback for the ETSU women’s soccer team at Wofford on Friday night. The Terriers tallied twice in the first five minutes and scored all their goals before halftime – the last two from Hayley Younginer – in a Southern Conference match at Snyder Field in Spartanburg, S.C.


Volleyball

Tutton’s career night leads ETSU past Wofford 3-1

SPARTANBURG, S.C. (October 13, 2017) – The Bucs picked up their fifth straight conference win with a 3-1 (25-16, 19-25, 25-11, 25-17) win over Wofford on Friday night at the Jerry Richardson Indoor Stadium in Spartanburg, S.C. Junior AJ Lux (Shelbyville, Ind.) had 14 kills while finishing with a .393 hitting percentage. Braedyn Tutton (Courtice, Ontario) finished with six kills, a .462 hitting percentage and a new personal best of ten blocks.


Men's Cross Country, Women's Cross Country

Both Bucs Teams Finish in Top 3 at HPU Vertcross

KERNERSVILLE, N.C. (Oct. 13, 2017) – Paced by top-five finishes from a pair of freshmen, each of ETSU’s cross country teams produced a solid showing on Friday in the HPU Vertcross Invitational in Kernersville, N.C. The men’s team was a close 2nd out of 17 teams, and the women 3rd in a competitive 16-team field, on the looped two-kilometer course at the Ivey M. Redmon Sports Complex, hosted by High Point University. Lindsay Stallworth (Knoxville, Tenn.) was third in the women’s 6K race, while Ben Varghese (Kingsport, Tenn.) finished in the same spot in the men’s 8K.


Men's Golf

Rhea paces Bucs on day one at Bank of Tennessee Intercollegiate

JONESBOROUGH, Tenn. (Oct. 13, 2017) – It was no surprise that ETSU freshman Jack Rhea (Jonesborough, Tenn.) turned in his lowest score of his young collegiate career on Friday.


Football

ETSU to take on No. 21 Western Carolina Saturday in North Carolina

CULLOWHEE, N.C. (Oct. 13, 2017) – After playing its final non-conference game of the season last weekend, the ETSU football team turns its attention back to Southern Conference play as the Buccaneers face No. 21 Western Carolina on Saturday afternoon in Cullowhee, N.C. Kickoff is set for 3:30 p.m. inside E.J. Whitmire Stadium.


Men's Soccer

Men’s soccer looks to regain top conference spot at UNCG

GREENSBORO, N.C. (Oct. 13, 2017) – A battle of the two current Southern Conference leaders is set for Saturday, as the Bucs travel to Greensboro, N.C. to take on UNCG Oct. 14 at 7 p.m.


Men's Golf

ETSU Athletics Releases Bank of Tennessee Intercollegiate "20th Anniversary Team"

JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (Oct. 11, 2017) – Leading up to this weekend’s 20th annual Bank of Tennessee Intercollegiate, the ETSU Department of Intercollegiate Athletics takes a look back at the rich history of this tournament by releasing a 20th Anniversary Team.


Women's Tennis

Markesini and Pereira win twice to advance at Ohio Valley Regionals

MURFREESBORO, Tenn. (October 12, 2017) – The ETSU women’s tennis team kicked off day one at the Ohio Valley Regional Championships in Murfreesboro, Tenn. Singles and doubles draws were played today.


Women's Soccer

Wofford, Furman Await on Weekend Road Trip

JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (Oct. 12, 2017) – The ETSU women’s soccer team heads to South Carolina for its final road trip of the regular season this weekend, and how the Bucs perform could impact where they land in the final Southern Conference standings. ETSU visits Spartanburg to take on Wofford at 7:00 pm on Friday, October 13, and meets first-place Furman in Greensville at 2:00 pm on Sunday, October 15.


Men's Golf

ETSU set to host 20th annual Bank of Tennessee Intercollegiate

JONESBOROUGH, Tenn. (Oct. 12, 2017) – The ETSU men’s golf team is set to host the 20th annual Bank of Tennessee Intercollegiate, which begins Friday morning at Blackthorn Club at The Ridges.


Men's Cross Country, Women's Cross Country

Bucs Head to HPU Vert Invitational

JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (Oct. 12, 2017) – ETSU’s cross country teams seek to carry the momentum of their last meet into their next meet, and the meets after that, when they take in part of the HPU Vert Invitational on Friday in Kernersville, N.C. The Bucs swept the women’s and men’s titles in their last event, the USC Upstate Invite, on September 30. Friday’s meet is ETSU’s last tuneup before the Southern Conference Championship on October 28. The NCAA South Regional meet follows on November 10.


Volleyball

ETSU’s blocking game flourishes in five set win over Chattanooga

CHATTANOOGA, Tenn. (October 11, 2017) – The ETSU volleyball team won an intense five-set battle over Chattanooga (18-25, 25-18, 25-16, 23-25, 15-12) on Wednesday night at Maclellan Arena. As a team, the Bucs recorded 18 blocks as team, ten coming from sophomore Kaela Massey (Brentwood, Tenn.) who picked up a new career-high. Marija Popovic (Belgrade, Serbia) also recorded a new career-high of 32 digs.


Women's Tennis

Women’s tennis readies for ITA Ohio Valley Regional

MURFREESBORO, Tenn. (October 11, 2017) – The ETSU women’s tennis team readies for the ITA Ohio Valley regional, which is hosted by Middle Tennessee State University in Murfreesboro, Tenn. The regional is slated for Oct. 12-16 at the Adams Tennis Complex.


Women's Soccer

Goldoni Named SoCon Student-Athlete of the Week

JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (Oct. 11, 2017) – For her outstanding production on the field and in the classroom, ETSU women’s soccer player Eleonora Goldoni (Ferrara, Italy) is the Southern Conference’s Student-Athlete of the Week for October 4-10, the league announced Wednesday. The junior scored three goals, in a natural hat trick, in the Bucs’ 4-2 win over The Citadel on October 4. In the classroom, Goldoni is a nutrition major with a 3.95 grade point average.


Men's Soccer

Sutherland shatters record, Bucs draw with Mercer

JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (Oct. 10, 2017) – For the second straight game, junior goalkeeper Jonny Sutherland (Chester, U.K.) kept a top conference opponent off the scoreboard. In the process, he broke a program record.


Volleyball

Bucs visit Chattanooga on Wednesday, Wofford on Friday

JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (October 10, 2017) – After two back-to-back home wins, the Bucs look to continue that success as they begin a four-game road stint. ETSU has a 4-2 conference record as they are tied with Chattanooga and Wofford who they will take on this week.


Football

Football Press Conference: Western Carolina

JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (Oct. 9, 2017) – The ETSU football team held its weekly press luncheon to recap last Saturday’s game win over Robert Morris and preview this weekend’s Southern Conference road game at Western Carolina.


Men's Soccer

Bucs look to remain unbeaten in conference play against Mercer

JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (Oct. 9, 2017) – Coming off a scoreless tie with Furman, the ETSU men’s soccer team will look to hold its place at the top of the Southern Conference standings as it closes a two-game home stand with Mercer Tuesday, Oct. 10 at 7 p.m. in Johnson City.


Women's Soccer

Connolly's OT PK Bumps Bucs Past Bears

JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (Oct. 8, 2017) – With four starters sidelined, included their top two scorers, ETSU’s women’s soccer team knew generating enough offense would be a challenge in their Southern Conference match against Mercer on Sunday afternoon. Turns out the Bucs had just enough. A penalty kick by Sarah Connolly (Ballygowan, Northern Ireland) with 1:18 remaining in the first overtime provided the difference in a 1-0 victory on a soggy Sunday afternoon at Summers-Taylor Stadium.


Football

ETSU football announces Bowman Jewelers Player of the Game awards

JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (Oct. 8, 2017) – Following each game during the 2017 college football season, ETSU head coach Carl Torbush will announce the Bowman Jewelers Offensive, Defensive and Special Teams Players of the Game, along with the “Effort Play of the Game” and “Show Team Players of the Week” awards.


Women's Triathlon

Bucs Take 2nd at Eastern Regional

SARASOTA, Fla. (Oct. 7, 2017) – ETSU’s triathlon team is used to dealing with change.


Volleyball

Milhorn, Clayton tally double-doubles in 3-1 win over Samford

JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (October 7, 2017) – The ETSU volleyball team hosted Samford on Saturday night and picked up their fourth SoCon win of the season. The Bucs won 3-1 (25-21, 25-21, 17-25, 25-9) inside Brooks Gym as Rylee Milhorn (Kingsport, Tenn.) and Leah Clayton (Danville, Va.) each tallied a double-double. Clayton had the team-high of 17 kills, while pitching in 11 digs.


Football

ETSU defense shines in 16-3 win over Robert Morris

JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (Oct. 7, 2017) – Sacking Robert Morris quarterback Jimmy Walker eight times and forcing three turnovers by the Colonials, the ETSU football team’s defensive unit powered the Buccaneers’ effort Saturday afternoon and treated a sold out William B. Greene, Jr. Stadium to a 16-3 Homecoming win.


Women's Soccer

Bucs Host Mercer in Homecoming Week Finale

JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (Oct. 7, 2017) – ETSU’s women’s soccer team hosted the first home game of Homecoming Week, and it went well. Sunday, they’ll host the last game of Homecoming Week, with a Southern Conference match against Mercer. Kickoff is at 2:00 pm at Summers-Taylor Soccer Stadium. The Bucs defeated The Citadel, 4-2, on Wednesday night. Mercer goes into Sunday’s match on a much quicker turnaround – it’s the second of a two-game road trip that began with a 3-2 win at Western Carolina on Friday night.


Football

GAMEDAY LINKS: ETSU VS. ROBERT MORRIS

JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (Oct. 7, 2017) – The ETSU football team is set to play its first ever Homecoming game inside William B. Greene, Jr. Stadium as the Buccaneers host Robert Morris Saturday afternoon at 3:30 p.m.


Men's Soccer

Sutherland, ETSU defense holds No. 25 Furman to 0-0 draw

JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (Oct. 6, 2017) – The ETSU men’s soccer team fought off 19 shots and 11 corners from No. 25 Furman, but protected the net to pick up a nil-nil draw in conference play at Summers-Taylor Stadium Friday night.


Volleyball

Clayton records double-double in sweep over Mercer

JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (October 6, 2017) – ETSU cruised past Mercer 3-0 (25-21, 25-13, 25-15) on Friday night inside Brooks Gym. Sophomore Leah Clayton (Danville, Va.) picked up her first double-double of the season finishing with 12 kills and ten digs. As a team, the Bucs out blocked Mercer 7-1 and finished with a .366 hitting percentage. Throughout the night, ETSU only committed five attack errors and produced six service aces.


Football

Bucs set to host Robert Morris on Homecoming Saturday

JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (Oct. 6, 2017) – The ETSU football team will get to check another first off its list this Saturday.


Women's Soccer

Bucs Earn National Academic Honor

JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (Oct. 5, 2017) – ETSU’s women’s soccer team had a successful year on the field in 2016, posting a record of 13-6-2 and reaching the Southern Conference Tournament final for the first time in program history. The Bucs were also successful in the classroom, and today were named as a Team Academic Award Winner by United Soccer Coaches (formerly the National Soccer Coaches Association of America). Head coach Adam Sayers’ squad secured a 3.63 grade point average in 2016-17. A team must have a GPA of 3.0 or better to be considered for the award.


Men's Soccer

Men’s soccer earns team academic award

KANSAS CITY, Mo. (Oct. 6, 2017) – United Soccer Coaches – formerly known as the NSCAA – released its collegiate Team Academic Award winners for the 2016-17 year on Thursday, Oct. 5. The list included both the ETSU women’s and men’s soccer teams.


Women's Triathlon

Triathlon Heads to Florida for Eastern Regional

JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (Oct. 6, 2017) – In some ways, the pressure is off the ETSU triathlon team. In other ways, it’s on. The Bucs head to the Eastern Regional Qualifier in Sarasota, Fla. on Saturday knowing they’ve already secured a spot in next month’s NCAA National Championships, thanks to their 2nd-place showing at the Central Regional Qualifier on September 4.


Men's Soccer

Men’s soccer hosts No. 25 Furman in conference slugfest

JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (Oct. 5, 2017) – Coming off back-to-back conference road wins over Wofford and VMI, the ETSU men’s soccer team will look to defend its home turf Friday, Oct. 6 at 8 p.m. against No. 25 Furman in a contest of two top Southern Conference teams.


Football

Things to Know for Robert Morris Homecoming game

JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (Oct. 5, 2017) – As the ETSU football team prepares to host non-conference opponent Robert Morris on Homecoming Saturday inside William B. Greene, Jr. Stadium, the ETSU Department of Intercollegiate Athletics would like to pass along the following list of “things to know” prior to the kickoff at 3:30 p.m. The game Saturday is sponsored by Citi.


Volleyball

Volleyball hosts Mercer and Samford for Homecoming Festivities

JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (October 5, 2017) – The ETSU volleyball team will host two back-to-back home games as part of the homecoming festivities this weekend. On Friday, Oct. 6 they will play Mercer and on Saturday, Oct. 7 they will take on Samford. Both matches are scheduled for 8:00 p.m.


Women's Soccer

Bucs Open Homecoming Week By Blasting Bulldogs

JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (Oct. 4, 2017) – If all of Homecoming Week goes like this, it’ll be a fun time on the ETSU campus. The ETSU women’s soccer team hosted the first home game of Homecoming 2017, and used a barrage of goals early in the 2nd half to defeat The Citadel, 4-2, in a Southern Conference match Wednesday night at Summers-Taylor Stadium. Eleonora Goldoni (Ferrara, Italy) got a natural hat trick – scoring ETSU’s first three goals of the night – and Sarah Connolly (Ballygowan, Northern Ireland) added the clincher in the 80th minute as the Bucs remained unbeaten in nine all-time matchups against the Bulldogs.


Women's Tennis

Markesini battles, but drops match at ITA All-American Championships

PACIFIC PALISADES, Calif. (October 4, 2017) – Ioanna Markesini (Athens, Greece) competed in the Qualifying Singles at the ITA All-American Championships in Pacific Palisades, Calif. on Tuesday afternoon.


Women's Golf

Melecka Leads Bucs to Strong 2nd at Johnie Imes

COLUMBIA, Mo. (Oct. 3, 2017) – The ETSU women’s golf team put two players in the top three on the leaderboard – including medalist Tereza Melecka (Belcovice, Czech Republic) – and finished a solid second after the final two rounds of the Johnie Imes Invitational on Tuesday in Columbia, Mo. Missouri, the home team, won its fourth straight Johnie Imes with a team score of 861, six better than ETSU. The Bucs shot 285 in the 2nd round and 287 in the 3rd – the 2nd-best out of 14 teams in each round. Hee Ying Loy (Johor, Malaysia) finished 3rd in the individual standings.


Men's Tennis

Herrera puts up strong effort, but falls at ITA All-American Championships

TULSA, Okla. (October 3, 2017) – In day two of the Qualifying Men’s Singles, Robert Herrera (Barcelona, Spain) gave it everything he had, but fell short in the second round at the ITA All-American Championships in Tulsa, Okla.


Men's Soccer

Men’s soccer jets past VMI in 5-0 shutout victory

LEXINGTON, Va. (Oct. 3, 2017) – The ETSU men’s soccer team put together its most complete performance of the season Tuesday evening, rolling to a 5-0 victory over VMI at Patchin Field in Lexington, Va.


Women's Soccer

Bucs Host The Citadel in Homecoming Week Opener

JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (Oct. 3, 2017) – The ETSU women’s soccer team will host the first home game of ETSU Homecoming Week, taking on The Citadel in a Southern Conference on Wednesday, October 4 at Summers-Taylor Stadium. Kickoff is scheduled for 7:00 pm. The Bucs are back home after two-game road trip last weekend that resulted with a 2-0 setback at UNCG on Friday night, and a heartbreaking 1-0 loss at VMI on Sunday in which the deciding goal came on a penalty kick in the 85th minute. The Citadel spent last weekend on their home pitch in Charleston, S.C., dropping a 4-0 decision to Furman on Friday night and a 1-0 loss to Wofford on Sunday.


Football

Arts and Athletics team up for Homecoming project

JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (Oct. 3, 2017) – When ETSU fans enter the Bank of Tennessee East Entrance at William B. Greene, Jr. Stadium for Saturday’s Homecoming football matchup between the Buccaneers and Robert Morris, they will be greeted by an artistic experience.


Football

Football Press Conference -- Robert Morris

JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (Oct. 2, 2017) – The ETSU football team held its weekly press luncheon to recap last Saturday’s game at Furman and preview this weekend’s Homecoming game with Robert Morris.


Women's Golf

Bucs' Women's Golf In 3rd After 1st Round of Johnie Imes

COLUMBIA, Mo. (Oct. 2, 2017) – Buoyed by a strong showing from freshman Tereza Melecka (Belcovice, Czech Republic), the ETSU women’s golf team stands firmly in contention after the first round of the Johnie Imes Invitational on Monday in Columbia, Mo. The Bucs’ 295 team score has them tied for 3rd the 14-team field, just seven shots back of the top team, Missouri, which is hosting the tournament on the par-72, 6204-yard The Club at Old Hawthorne. ETSU is tied with North Texas, a mere one stroke behind Middle Tennessee for 2nd. The first day provided a closely-contested tournament in which just 13 shots separate 2nd place from 14th.


Men's Tennis

Herrera picks up first win at ITA All-American Championships

TULSA, Okla. (October 2, 2017) – Senior Robert Herrera (Barcelona, Spain) picked up his first win at the ITA All-American Championships in Tulsa, Okla. on Monday morning.


Men's Soccer

Men’s soccer seeks back-to-back road wins at VMI

JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (Sept. 25, 2017) – After picking up its first win in conference play and fourth overall by defeating Wofford, 3-2, the ETSU men’s soccer team hits the road again for a match against VMI in Lexington, Virginia Oct. 3 at 4 p.m.


Men's Golf

Kim finishes strong at Louisville Cardinal Challenge

SIMPSONVILLE, Ky. (Oct. 1, 2017) – Junior Geuntae Kim (Daegu, South Korea) posted a strong finish in Sunday’s final round of the Louisville Cardinal Challenge from the University of Louisville Golf Club.


Football

ETSU football announces Bowman Jewelers Player of the Game awards

JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (Oct. 1, 2017) – Following each game during the 2017 college football season, ETSU head coach Carl Torbush will announce the Bowman Jewelers Offensive, Defensive and Special Teams Players of the Game, along with the “Effort Play of the Game” and “Show Team Players of the Week” awards.


Women's Soccer

Late Penalty Kick Drops Bucs

LEXINGTON, Va. (Oct. 1, 2017) – The ETSU women’s soccer appeared to be in a position to take a point, on the road, in their Southern Conference match against VMI on Sunday afternoon. But a late penalty kick gave the Keydets a 1-0 result at Patchin Field in Lexington, Va. ETSU was whistled for a foul in the penalty area in the 85th minute, and Amy Horney converted the subsequent penalty kick at 84:39.


Men's Basketball

Forbes, reigning SoCon champs open practice

JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (Oct. 1, 2017) – Following a 2016-17 season which saw the ETSU men’s basketball team win both a Southern Conference regular season and tournament championship, while making the program’s 10th trip all-time to the NCAA Tournament, the 2017-18 edition of the Buccaneers officially opened preseason practice Sunday inside Gordon Ball Court.


Women's Basketball

Women’s basketball excited to get 2017-18 rolling

JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (October 1, 2017) – Heading into her fifth season as head coach of the ETSU women’s basketball program, Brittney Ezell addressed her team with her vision and goals for the upcoming 2017-18 season.


Men's Soccer

Two Spielman goals push Bucs past Wofford

SPARTANBURG, S.C. (Sept. 30, 2017) – A pair of goals by junior midfielder Nick Spielman (Melbourne, Fla.) propelled ETSU men’s soccer to a 3-2 victory over Wofford Saturday night at Snyder Field.


Men's Golf

Bucs move into fourth at Cardinal Challenge

SIMPSONVILLE, Ky. (Sept. 30, 2017) – The ETSU men’s golf team moved into fourth place, while sophomore Kevin Burns (Canton, Ga.) and freshman Jack Rhea (Jonesborough, Tenn.) led the Buccaneers during second round play of the Cardinal Challenge on Saturday afternoon from the University of Louisville Golf Club.


Football

Herink sets passing record, but Furman bests Bucs, 56-35

JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (Sept. 30, 2017) – Austin Herink (Cleveland) did all he could against the Furman Paladins.


Volleyball

ETSU dominates past The Citadel in 3-0 sweep

CHARLESTON, S.C. (September 30, 2017) – The ETSU volleyball team swept The Citadel Bulldogs 3-0 (25-11, 25-21, 25-21) on Saturday afternoon at the McAlister Field House in Charleston, S.C.


Men's Cross Country, Women's Cross Country

Bucs Sweep Titles at USC Upstate Invitational

SPARTANBURG, S.C. (Sept. 30, 2017) – ETSU’s cross country teams began the “stretch run” of their 2017 season the best way they could, sweeping the women’s and men’s championships at the USC Upstate Invitational in Spartanburg, S.C. on Saturday. Running the same course that will host the Southern Conference Championship meet in less than a month, each ETSU squad bested runner-up Appalachian State – the men by 21 points and the women on a tiebreaker.


Football

GAMEDAY LINKS: ETSU VS. FURMAN

GREENVILLE, S.C. (Sept. 30, 2017) – The ETSU football team hits the road for the first time in Southern Conference play as the Buccaneers face Furman on Saturday afternoon at Paladin Stadium. Kickoff is set for 1 p.m.


Women's Soccer

Bucs Drop Road Trip Opener at UNCG

GREENSBORO, N.C. (Sept. 29, 2017) – A pair of goals roughly ten minutes apart, bridging halftime, were too much to overcome for ETSU’s women’s soccer team in a 2-0 setback at UNC-Greensboro in a Southern Conference match Friday night in Greensboro, N.C. The Spartans took the lead with less than nine minutes left before halftime, and doubled their advantage 93 seconds after the 2nd half kickoff.


Volleyball

Tutton records team-high of seven blocks despite 3-0 loss to Furman

GREENVILLE, S.C. (September 28, 2017) – Through a tight battle in each set, the Bucs dropped a 3-0 match (17-25, 22-25, 23-25) to Furman on Saturday night at Alley Gymnasium in Greenville, S.C.


Men's Golf

Bucs sit fifth after round one at Cardinal Challenge

SIMPSONVILLE, Ky. (Sept. 29, 2017) – Led by junior Geuntae Kim (Daegu, South Korea) and freshman Shiso Go (Kanagawa, Japan), the ETSU men’s golf team wrapped up day one of the Cardinal Challenge, which was opened up on Friday from the Louisville Golf Club.


Men's Soccer

Bucs travel to Wofford for Southern Conference showdown

JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (Sept. 25, 2017) – After opening Southern Conference play with a scoreless tie versus UNCG, the ETSU men’s soccer team (3-2-3, 0-0-1 SoCon) will travel to Spartanburg, S.C. to take on Wofford Sept. 30 at Snyder Field.


Football

ETSU gears up for first SoCon road game Saturday at Furman

JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (Sept. 29, 2017) – The ETSU football team gears up for its first Southern Conference road game of the season with a visit to Greenville, S.C., to take on Furman this Saturday afternoon at Paladin Stadium. Kickoff is set for 1 p.m.


Men's Cross Country, Women's Cross Country

Cross Country Starts 'Stretch Run' This Weekend

JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (Sept. 29, 2017) – ETSU’s cross country teams get a run-through – so to speak – of the course that will host the Southern Conference Championship meet when they take part in the USC Upstate Invitational on Saturday, September 30. It’ll be held at the Milliken Research Center in Spartanburg, S.C. That's the same course on which the SoCon meet will be staged on October 28.


Men's Golf

ETSU heads to Louisville for Cardinal Challenge

SIMPSONVILLE, Ky. (Sept. 28, 2017) – The ETSU men’s golf team makes its final tune up before hosting the 20th annual Bank of Tennessee Intercollegiate as the Buccaneers head to Kentucky this weekend for the Louisville Cardinal Challenge.


Men's Tennis, Women's Tennis

Herrera and Markesini qualify for ITA All-American Championships

JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (September 28, 2017) – Senior Ioanna Markesini (Athens, Greece) has been selected to compete in the Qualifying Singles at the 2017 Riviera/ITA Women’s Tennis All-American Championships from Sept. 30 to Oct. 8 at the Riviera Tennis Club in Pacific Palisades, Calif. Markesini enters the 2017-18 season ranked 88th, which is the highest ITA ranking in ETSU tennis history


Women's Soccer

Bucs Hit The Road For Two SoCon Matches

JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (Sept. 28, 2017) – It’s a pre-Homecoming Week road trip for the ETSU women’s soccer team. Head coach Adam Sayer’s squad will visit UNC-Greensboro on Friday at 7:00 pm and VMI on Sunday at 2:00 pm in a pair of Southern Conference matches. Live Stats will be available for both matches. Live video streaming will not be provided.


Volleyball

ETSU travels to Furman Friday; The Citadel on Saturday

JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (September 28, 2017) – After returning home for two matches to begin conference play, the Bucs are back out on the road and headed to South Carolina. Up first is Furman on Friday. Following their match, the Bucs will then head to The Citadel to round out the weekend.


Football

Herink named SoCon Student-Athlete of the Week

SPARTANBURG, S.C. (Sept. 27, 2017) – ETSU redshirt junior quarterback Austin Herink (Cleveland, Tenn.) was named the Southern Conference Student-Athlete of the Week, which was announced by the league office on Wednesday.


Men's Soccer

Bucs turn in clean sheet in conference opening tie

JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (Sept. 26, 2017) – The ETSU men’s soccer team opened conference play in a defensive battle at Summers Taylor Stadium Tuesday night, as the Bucs finished in a 0-0 tie with the UNCG Spartans.


Football

ETSU's game-winning touchdown over Mercer featured in "Top FCS Plays of the Week"

JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (Sept. 26, 2017) -- Each week during the college football season, the NCAA releases its “Top Five FCS Plays of the Week.”


Football

Football Press Conference – Furman

JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (Sept. 25, 2017) – The ETSU football team held its weekly press luncheon on Monday as the Buccaneers gear up for their first Southern Conference road game Saturday afternoon at Furman.


Football

Jerman tabbed SoCon Special Teams Player of the Week

JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (Sept. 25, 2017) – For the first time this season and third of his career, ETSU junior kicker JJ Jerman (Seymour, Tenn.) was tabbed Southern Conference Special Teams Player of the Week, as the league office announced its weekly awards on Monday.


Men's Cross Country

Men's Cross Country 15th In Region Rankings

JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (Sept. 25, 2017) – ETSU’s men’s cross country remains at #15 in the latest United States Track & Field and Cross Country Coaches Association South Region poll, released Monday afternoon. It’s the second straight week at #15 for the Bucs, who returned to the poll on September 18 after a one-week absence.


Volleyball

Milhorn tabbed SoCon Offensive Player of the Week

SPARTANBURG, S.C (September 25, 2017) – Senior outside hitter Rylee Milhorn (Kingsport, Tenn.) has been named the Southern Conference Offensive Player of the Week as announced by the conference office on Monday.


Men's Soccer

Bucs open conference play at home against UNCG

JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (Sept. 25, 2017) – After completing non-conference play with a winning record, ETSU men’s soccer is gearing up for 10 Southern Conference games, beginning with cross-state rival UNCG Sept. 26 at Summers Taylor Stadium in Johnson City.


Football

ETSU football announces Bowman Jewelers Player of the Game awards

JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (Sept. 24, 2017) – Following each game during the 2017 college football season, ETSU head coach Carl Torbush will announce the Bowman Jewelers Offensive, Defensive and Special Teams Players of the Game, along with the “Effort Play of the Game” and “Show Team Players of the Week” awards.


Women's Golf

Bucs Hold On To 11th On Final Day of Lady Paladin

GREENVILLE, S.C. (Sept. 24, 2017) – ETSU’s women’s golf team held steady to finish 11th out of 17 teams after the third and final round of the Lady Paladin Invitational on Sunday in Greensville, S.C. The Bucs’ 297 team score on Sunday was their best of the weekend by five shots. Hee Ying Loy (Johor, Malaysia) led ETSU with a 1-under par 71 on Sunday, winding up 7th in the individual standings.


Women's Soccer

Second Half Rally Pushes Bulldogs Past Bucs

JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (Sept. 24, 2017) – Hampered by a limited bench, and playing less than 48 hours after an emotional victory Friday night, the ETSU women’s soccer team dropped a 2-0 decision to Samford in a Southern Conference match on Sunday afternoon at Summers-Taylor Stadium. The Bucs had only five available reserves against the three-time defending conference champions on a sunny, 85-degree day, and the Bulldogs took advantage. Samford made 21 substitutions over the course of the match compared to eight for the Bucs, including a 15-7 margin in the 2nd half.


Football

Bucs rally past Mercer to take overtime victory, 26-23

JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (Sept. 23, 2017) – William B. Greene, Jr. Stadium now has its first comeback story.


Women's Golf

Bucs Drop On Day 2 Of Lady Paladin Invitational

GREENVILLE, S.C. (Sept. 23, 2017) – ETSU’s women’s golf team toiled on a hot day, but couldn’t stay near the top in the second day of the Lady Paladin Invitational in Greenville, S.C. ETSU began the day in 5th place in a 17-team field, but a rough front nine in which every player was over par dropped the Bucs to 11th with one round left to play on the par-72, 6278-yard Furman University Golf Course.


Football

GAMEDAY LINKS: ETSU VS. MERCER

JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (Sept. 23, 2017) – The ETSU football teams wraps up its two-game homestand Saturday afternoon when the Buccaneers host Mercer in Southern Conference play. Kickoff is set for 3:30 p.m. at William B. Greene, Jr. Stadium.


Volleyball

ETSU drops four-set match to UNCG

JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (September 22, 2017) – It was a back and forth battle between both teams, but ETSU fell to UNCG in four sets (22-25, 25-18, 24-26, 20-25) on Friday evening in Brooks Gym. Junior middle blocker (Braedyn Tutton (Courtice, Ontario) recorded a new career-high of ten kills in tonight’s match. Tutton was on fire throughout the game placing the ball well and hitting it where UNCG was unable to control.


Women's Golf

Bucs In 5th After First Round of Lady Paladin Invitational

GREENVILLE, S.C. (Sept. 22, 2017) – ETSU’s women’s golf team improved in each round of its first tournament of the fall season, finishing well at the Mercedes-Benz Collegiate Championship earlier this week. The Bucs picked up where they left off in their next event, standing in a tie for 5th out of 17 teams after the first round of the Lady Paladin Invitational in Greenville, S.C. Led by another strong showing from Hee Ying Loy (Johor, Malaysia), ETSU stands in a tie for 5th place out of 17 teams after the first round of the Lady Paladin Invitational on Friday in Greenville, S.C.


Women's Soccer

Bucs Blank Mocs in SoCon Opener

JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (Sept. 22, 2017) – ETSU got back on the winning side of the ledger in a big way Friday night. Getting goals from three different players, the Bucs opened their Southern Conference schedule -- and snapped a four-match losing streak -- with a 3-0 victory over Chattanooga at Summers-Taylor Stadium.


Football

Bucs look to bounce back against Mercer on Saturday

JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (Sept. 22, 2017) – Coming off setbacks to a pair of top-10 teams, the ETSU football team looks to bounce back into the win column this weekend when the Buccaneers host Mercer at William B. Greene, Jr. Stadium. Kickoff is set for Saturday at 3:30 p.m.


Volleyball

Bucs welcome UNCG on Friday

JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (September 21, 2017) – The Bucs host Southern Conference opponent UNCG on Friday night inside Brooks Gym. The match is set for 6:00 p.m. as both the number one and number two preseason coaches’ poll teams will face off for the first time this season. Friday’s match will be streamed on the SoCon digital network.


Football

Things to Know for ETSU vs. Mercer on Saturday

JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (Sept. 21, 2017) – As the ETSU football team prepares to host Southern Conference opponent Mercer Saturday inside William B. Greene, Jr. Stadium, the ETSU Department of Intercollegiate Athletics would like to pass along the following list of “things to know” prior to the kickoff at 3:30 p.m. The game sponsor is Just Jump Trampoline Park.


Women's Soccer

Bucs Open Conference Season With Two Home Matches

JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (Sept. 21, 2017) -- The non-conference schedule is over, and the ETSU women’s soccer team opens its SoCon play with a pair of matches at Summers-Taylor Stadium this weekend. The Bucs host Chattanooga on Friday, September 22 at 7:00 pm, then take on three-time defending SoCon champion Samford on Sunday, September 24 at 2:00 pm.


Football

Golden Knights to perform before Saturday football

JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (Sept. 21, 2017) – Fans attending Saturday’s ETSU football game with the Mercer Bears will have a great reason to arrive early, as the U.S. Army Golden Knights will be on hand to perform prior to kickoff.


Men's Soccer

Two late goals take down ETSU in road contest

FAIRFAX, Va. (Sept. 20, 2017) – Heading into the final minutes of regulation tied and on the cusp of overtime, the Bucs allowed two goals in the final three minutes to fall 3-1 against George Mason in Fairfax, Va. Wednesday evening.


Men's Cross Country

Varghese Named SoCon Men's Runner of the Week

JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (Sept. 20, 2017) – It didn’t take long for Ben Varghese to make an impression. The freshman from Kingsport, Tenn. has been named the Southern Conference Men’s Cross Country Runner of the Week, after his first collegiate event -- a 5th-place showing at the Virginia Tech Alumni Invitational on September 15.


Volleyball

ETSU opens SoCon play with 3-1 win over Western Carolina

JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (September 19, 2017) – It was truly a great day for the ETSU volleyball team as they won 3-1 (26-24, 25-21. 23-25, 25-21) against SoCon opponent Western Carolina to open up conference play on Tuesday night. Prior to the game, Hailey Aguilar (Chicago, Ill.), Alyssa Kvarta (Crown Point, Ind.) and Rylee Milhorn (Kingsport, Tenn.) were honored on behalf of their 1,000 career milestone achievements. With the win, head coach Lindsey Devine picked up her 250th career win.


Women's Golf

Bucs Finish Strong at Mercedes-Benz Collegiate

KNOXVILLE, Tenn. (Sept. 19, 2017) – ETSU’s women’s golf team finished well at the Mercedes-Benz Collegiate Championships on Tuesday, moving up one spot in the team standings and putting two players in the individual top 30 after the third and final round. The Bucs’ team score of 284 tied for the 4th-best on the day, pushing them up to 11th. The Bucs improved in all three rounds at the Cherokee Country Club.


General News

ETSU student-athletes participate in All-Star Reading Night

JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (Sept. 19, 2017) – ETSU’s student athletes volunteered their time beyond the playing fields and college classrooms Tuesday night, as a number of ETSU’s sports teams participated in “All-Star Reading Night” at Northside Elementary School in Johnson City.


Men's Soccer

Bucs finish nonconference play at George Mason

FAIRFAX, Va. (Sept. 19, 2017) – ETSU men’s soccer hopes to end its two-game road swing on a high note, as the team prepares to face George Mason Sept. 20 in Fairfax, Va. to close nonconference play.


Men's Cross Country

Men's Cross Country Back In Region Poll

JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (Sept 18, 2017) -- The ETSU men’s cross country team has returned to the regional rankings. The Bucs are 15th in the latest United States Track & Field and Cross Country Coaches Association Southern Region poll, released on Monday. ETSU is coming off a finishing 3rd of 12 teams at the Virginia Tech Alumni Invitational on September 15


Women's Golf

Bucs Move Up on Day 1 of Mercedes-Benz

KNOXVILLE, Tenn. (Sept. 18, 2017) – It took a round for the ETSU women’s golf to get going, but the Bucs finished strongly on the first day of the Mercedes-Benz Collegiate Championship in Knoxville, Tenn. ETSU was 15th after the first round, but moved up to 12th by the end of day.


Football

Football Press Conference – Mercer

JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (Sept. 18, 2017) – The ETSU football team held its weekly press luncheon to begin preparations for this Saturday’s home Southern Conference game with Mercer. Kickoff is set for 3:30 p.m. at William B. Greene, Jr. Stadium.


Men's Basketball, Women's Basketball

Season tickets for ETSU basketball on sale now

JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (Sept. 18, 2017) – The ETSU Department of Intercollegiate Athletics announced on Monday that season tickets for both the 2017-18 men’s and women’s basketball seasons are now available for purchase.


Volleyball

Bucs to host Western Carolina in home opener

JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (September 18, 2017) – After a long and tough preseason, the Bucs will finally return home to host Western Carolina in their home opener. This will also be the beginning of the 16 regular season Southern Conference games. Prior to the match, ETSU will honor the three Bucs who have reached their 1,000 career milestones.


Football

Weigel named SoCon Defensive Player of the Week

SPARTANBURG, S.C. (Sept. 18, 2017) – East Tennessee State University red-shirt junior linebacker Dylan Weigel (Pickerington, Ohio) was named Southern Conference Defensive Player of the Week, which was announced by the conference office on Monday.


Women's Tennis

Markesini and Pereira go undefeated in doubles play at the Elon Fall Invitational

ELON, N.C. (September 16, 2017) – The ETSU women’s tennis team concluded play at the annual Elon Fall Invitational on Sunday.


Football

ETSU football announces Bowman Jewelers Player of the Game awards

JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (Sept. 17, 2017) – Following each game during the 2017 college football season, ETSU head coach Carl Torbush will announce the Bowman Jewelers Offensive, Defensive and Special Teams Players of the Game, along with the “Effort Play of the Game” and “Show Team Players of the Week” awards.


Women's Golf

Women's Golf Tees Up Fall Season

JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (Sept. 17, 2017) -- In the last full week of summer, ETSU’s women’s golf team begins its 2017 fall schedule at the Mercedes-Benz Collegiate Championships in Knoxville, Tenn. The three-round tournament at the par-70, 6370-yard Cherokee Country Club will consist of three rounds. The first two rounds will be Monday, September 18, with the final round on Tuesday, September 19.


Men's Golf

Shiso Go leads Bucs in Durham

DURHAM, N.C. (Sept. 17, 2017) – Playing in his first collegiate tournament, freshman Shiso Go (Kanagawa, Japan) paced the ETSU men’s golf team as the Buccaneers concluded play at the Rod Myers Invitational on Sunday from the Duke University Golf Club.


Women's Tennis

Bucs complete day two of Elon Fall Invitational

ELON, N.C. (September 16, 2017) – The ETSU women’s tennis team continued to play in the Elon Fall Invitational.In the Maroon Singles Draws, Ioanna Markesini (Athens, Greece) put up the hardest fight of the day, despite her loss to Somer Dalla-Bona from Coastal Carolina.


Men's Golf

ETSU wraps up day one at Rod Myers Invitational

DURHAM, N.C. (Sept. 16, 2017) – The ETSU men’s golf team wrapped up day one of competition at the Rod Myers Invitational on Saturday afternoon from the Duke University Golf Club.


Volleyball

ETSU sweeps Virginia Tech; Tutton named to All-Tournament team

BLACKSBURG, Va. (September 16, 2017) – The ETSU volleyball team swept ACC opponent Virginia Tech in three sets (25-20, 25-19, 25-14) at the Hokie Invitational in Blacksburg, Va. This is the second time this season the Bucs have swept an opponent in three sets.


Football

Bucs take No. 13 Citadel to the brink, but fall 31-25

JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (Sept. 16, 2017) – The growth of the ETSU football program took another significant step forward Saturday afternoon at William B. Greene, Jr. Stadium.


Women's Triathlon

Bucs Impressive at Frantic Frog

SCOTTSBORO, Ala. (Sept. 16, 2017) – Even with a short-handed roster, and having to change their schedule on short notice, ETSU’s Triathlon team put in a strong performance at the Frantic Frog Age Group meet Saturday in Scottsboro, Ala.


Men's Soccer

Bucs smother Liberty's high octane offense for 1-0 win

LYNCHBURG, Va. (Sept. 16, 2017) – The ETSU men’s soccer team picked up its third win of the season and its first in regulation, defeating Liberty 1-0 at Osborne Stadium Saturday afternoon.


Football

GAMEDAY LINKS: ETSU VS. #13 CITADEL

JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (Sept. 16, 2017) – The ETSU football team returns home to open Southern Conference play as the Buccaneers host No. 13 The Citadel on Saturday afternoon. Kickoff is set for 1 p.m. at William B. Greene, Jr. Stadium.


Volleyball

Aguilar, Kvarta, and Milhorn reach 1,000 career milestones

BLACKSBURG, Va. (September 16, 2017) – It was an exciting day for the ETSU volleyball team as three players reached career milestones in Friday’s match against Radford.


Women's Soccer

Patriot Outbursts Drop Bucs

FAIRFAX, Va. (Sept. 15, 2017) – Two offensive barrages, one in each half, were too much for ETSU’s women’s soccer team to overcome, as the Bucs dropped a 6-1 result to George Mason on Friday night in Fairfax, Va.


Men's Cross Country, Women's Cross Country

Freshmen Lead Bucs at Virginia Tech

BLACKSBURG, Va. (Sept. 15, 2017) -- Paced by strong showings from a group of youngsters, both of ETSU’s cross country teams finished in the top five of the Virginia Tech Alumni Invitational on Friday in Blacksburg, Va. Freshman Ben Varghese was 5th in the men's race. Another freshman, Lindsay Stallworth was 11th in the women’s race.


Women's Tennis

Markesini and Pereira pace Bucs on day one of Elon Invitational

ELON, N.C. (September 15, 2017) – The ETSU women’s tennis team finished day one of the Elon Fall Invitational. Five girls competed today in both singles and doubles matches.


Football

ETSU set to open SoCon play against #13 The Citadel; Youth Day promotion scheduled for Saturday

JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (Sept. 14, 2017) – Coming off playing top-ranked James Madison last weekend, the ETSU football team faces another ranked opponent on Saturday, as the Buccaneers open Southern Conference play by hosting two-time defending champion and No. 13 The Citadel. Kickoff is set for 1 p.m. at William B. Greene, Jr. Stadium.


Men's Golf

Bucs to open fall season this weekend in Durham

DURHAM, N.C. (Sept. 15, 2017) – The ETSU men’s golf team opens its 2017 fall season this weekend as the Buccaneers head to Durham, N.C., for the Rod Myers Invitational, which begins Saturday at the Duke University Golf Club.


Volleyball

Kvarta, Libs, and Milhorn record double-doubles in 3-2 loss to Radford

BLACKSBURG, Va. (September 15, 2017) – After winning the first two sets, the Bucs fell to Radford (25-17, 25-22, 22-25, 17-25, 12-15) in five-sets at the Hokie Invitational in Blacksburg, Va. Senior outside hitter Rylee Milhorn (Kingsport, Tenn.) recorded her third double-double of the season. Milhorn’s 24 kills has set a new personal best. She last had a career-high of 23 kills back in 2015 against Western Carolina.


Women's Basketball

ETSU Women’s Basketball team visits Towne Acres Elementary School

JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (September 15, 2017) – The ETSU Women’s Basketball team visited the Towne Acres Elementary School in Johnson City, Tenn. The team spent some time with local kindergarteners and first graders.


Men's Soccer

Bucs begin two game road swing in Virginia

JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (Sept. 15, 2017) – Coming off a fifth consecutive overtime battle, the ETSU men’s soccer team will finish its non-conference portion of the schedule in the next five days, squaring off against Liberty and later George Mason.


Women's Triathlon

Schedule Change Sends Bucs Triathlon to Alabama

JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (Sept. 15, 2017) -- A change of schedule means a change of plans for ETSU’s women’s triathlon team. The Bucs were originally set to take part in the Anchor Splash Triathlon in Oak Ridge, Tenn. on Sunday, September 17. But that event was canceled. So ETSU will instead go to the Frantic Frog Age Group Triathlon in Scottsboro, Ala. on Saturday the 16th.


Men's Cross Country, Women's Cross Country

Cross Country Bucs Bound for Blacksburg

JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (Sept. 14, 2017) -- ETSU’s cross country teams run in their second meet of the 2017 season on Friday, with a visit to the Virginia Tech Alumni Invitational. It's the sixth straight appearance at the event, in Blacksburg, Va.


Women's Tennis

Women’s tennis begins season at Elon Fall Invitational

ELON, N.C. (September 14, 2017) – The ETSU women’s tennis team begins their fall season at the annual Elon Fall Tennis Invitational in Elon, N.C. The Invitational takes place Friday Sept. 15 through Sept. 17 at the Jimmy Powell Tennis Center.


Volleyball

ETSU takes on Radford and Virginia Tech in the Hokie Invitational

JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (September 14, 2017) – The Bucs will wrap up tournament play this weekend at the Hokie Invitational in Blacksburg, Va. hosted by Virginia Tech. ETSU will only play two opponents; Radford and Virginia Tech.


Women's Soccer

Bucs Visit George Mason For Last Non-Conference Match

JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (Sept. 14, 2017) -- ETSU’s women’s soccer has one more non-conference game left to prepare for the always-demanding Southern Conference schedule. ETSU visits George Mason on Friday, in the final tune-up before SoCon play starts next week.


Softball

Softball opens fall practice; Bucs begin fall games on Sunday

JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (Sept. 14, 2017) – Coming off its first Southern Conference Championship and NCAA Tournament appearance in program history, the ETSU softball team has begun preparing for its title defense as the Buccaneers held their first practice of fall season last Friday at Betty Basler Field.


Men's Soccer

Bucs and Highlanders finish in 1-1 overtime stalemate

JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (Sept. 13, 2017) – In a competitive and physical contest, the ETSU men’s soccer team finished level in nearly every statistic with Radford, as both teams settled for a 1-1 draw at Summers Taylor Stadium Wednesday night.


Football

Things to Know for Sept. 16 game versus The Citadel

JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (Sept. 13, 2017) – As the ETSU football team returns home to host The Citadel for its second game inside William B. Greene, Jr. Stadium this Saturday, the ETSU Department of Intercollegiate Athletics would like to pass along the following list of “things to know” prior to the kickoff at 1 p.m. The game sponsor is First Bank and Trust Company.


Women's Tennis

Markesini enters 2017-18 season ranked in top 100

TEMPE, Ariz. (September 13, 2017) – Senior Ioanna Markesini (Athens, Greece) is officially in the top 100 Oracle ITA Division I women’s singles rankings as announced by the ITA on Tuesday. Markesini is currently ranked 88.


Men's Tennis

Herrera enters 2017-18 season ranked in top 125

TEMPE, Ariz. (September 13, 2017) – Senior Robert Herrera (Barcelona, Spain) is officially in the top 125 Oracle ITA Division I men’s singles rankings as announced by the ITA on Tuesday. Herrera is currently ranked 113, the only Southern Conference selection.


Women's Soccer

Shorthanded Bucs Fall to Colonels

RICHMOND, Ky. (Sept. 12, 2017) -- Playing without two key members of its starting lineup, ETSU’s women’s soccer team fell behind early and dropped a 3-1 decision at Eastern Kentucky in a non-conference match on Tuesday evening at EKU Soccer Field in Richmond, Ky.


Volleyball

Milhorn named back to back TSWA volleyball player of the week

JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (September 12, 2017) – Senior outside hitter Rylee Milhorn (Kingsport, Tenn.) was named the Tennessee Sports Writers Association’s Volleyball Player of the Week for the second consecutive week. She registered 44 kills and 32 digs with one double-double in three matches for the Bucs.


Men's Track & Field, Women's Track & Field

ETSU Track and Field announces yearly awards

JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (Sept. 12, 2017) – The ETSU Track and Field teams have announced their award winners for 2017, with six awards presented to the men’s team and six to the women’s team.


Men's Soccer

ETSU hosts Radford after back-to-back overtime wins

JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (Sept. 12, 2017) – After finishing August with an 0-1-1 record, ETSU men’s soccer is streaking with two back-to-back golden goal victories and will look to add a third Wednesday, Sept. 13 when it hosts Radford. Kickoff from Summers Taylor Stadium is set for 7 p.m.


Football

Football Press Conference -- The Citadel

JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (Sept. 11, 2017) – The ETSU football team opens Southern Conference play this Saturday at William B. Greene, Jr. Stadium when the Buccaneers take on No. 13 and defending conference champion The Citadel. On Monday, the Bucs held their weekly press conference to preview this weekend’s match-up.


Women's Soccer

Bucs to Visit Colonels on Tuesday

JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (Sept. 11, 2017) – ETSU’s women’s soccer team begins its final week of non-conference play with a visit to Eastern Kentucky on Tuesday, September 12. Kickoff is at 5:00 pm at EKU Soccer Field in Richmond, Kent.


Football

ETSU football announces time change for VMI game

JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (Sept. 11, 2017) – The ETSU Department of Intercollegiate Athletics announced on Monday a new kickoff time for the Buccaneers’ home football game versus VMI on Saturday, Nov. 4.


Women's Soccer

Vienne to represent Switzerland national team

JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (September 11, 2017) – Junior defender Pauline Vienne (Lausanne, Switzerland) has made her mark with a breakout 2017 season so far for ETSU, and will now have an opportunity to make an impact on an international level.


Men's Tennis

ETSU concludes play at Southern Intercollegiate Championships

ATHENS, Ga. (September 10, 2017) – The ETSU men’s tennis team concluded play at the Southern Intercollegiate Championships. Four Bucs competed in singles matches today.


Football

ETSU football announces Bowman Jewelers Player of the Game awards

JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (Sept. 10, 2017) – Following each game during the 2017 college football season, ETSU head coach Carl Torbush will announce the Bowman Jewelers Offensive, Defensive and Special Teams Players of the Game, along with the “Effort Play of the Game” and “Show Team Players of the Week” awards.


Volleyball

Milhorn named to Holiday Inn-University Plaza All-Tournament Team

BOWLING GREEN, Ky. (September 10, 2017) – Senior outside hitter Rylee Milhorn (Kingsport, Tenn.) has been named to the Holiday Inn-University Plaza All-Tournament Team as announced by Western Kentucky.


Football

No. 1 James Madison too much for Bucs, 52-10

HARRISONBURG, Va. (Sept. 9, 2017) – They are the defending Football Championship Subdivision national champions and currently ranked No. 1 in the country. On Saturday night, the James Madison Dukes certainly looked the part.


Men's Soccer

Barlow buries golden goal to take down Mountaineers

BOONE, N.C. (Sept. 9, 2017) – For the fourth consecutive time this season, the ETSU men’s soccer team found itself in overtime. For the second straight time, the Bucs would walk away with a win.


Men's Tennis

Bucs complete day two of Southern Intercollegiate Championships

ATHENS, Ga. (September 9, 2017) – The ETSU men’s tennis team continued to play in the Southern Intercollegiate Championships in Athens, Ga. today. Chris Mikrovas (Athens, Greece) and Taisei Miyamoto (Chiba, Japan) picked up their first wins as Buccaneers.


Volleyball

Clayton and Milhorn record 14 kills each as Bucs drop last match to Pittsburgh

BOWLING GREEN, Ky. (September 9, 2017)–The Bucs played their last match against Pittsburgh at the Holiday Inn-University Plaza preseason tournament. ETSU played their fifth, fourth-set match of the season in a 3-1 (19-25, 23-22, 21-25, 25-16) loss to Pittsburgh on Saturday evening.


Volleyball

Bucs battle back to win five-set thriller over Saint Louis

BOWLING GREEN, Ky. (September 9, 2017) –The ETSU volleyball team put up a great fight in battling back to win a five-set match (24-26, 26-28, 25-19, 26-24, 15-11) over Saint Louis on Saturday afternoon at Diddle Arena in Bowling Green, Ky. After dropping the first two sets by just two points both times, the Bucs never let down and continued to push through the win. It was truly a team effort for the Bucs to come back and win from behind.


Football

GAMEDAY LINKS: ETSU AT JAMES MADISON

JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (Sept. 9, 2017) – The ETSU football team hits the road for the first time this 2017 season as the Buccaneers take on No. 1 James Madison on Saturday night. Kickoff is set for 6 p.m. at Bridgeforth Stadium.


Men's Tennis

Gonzalez paces Bucs in day one of Southern Intercollegiate Championships

ATHENS, Ga. (September 8, 2017)– The men’s tennis team concluded day one of the Southern Intercollegiate Championships. Six Bucs played in singles matches, while three duos competed in doubles matches.


Football

UPDATED: ETSU-JMU game picked up by CSN Mid-Atlantic Plus

HARRISONBURG, Va. (Sept. 8, 2017) – Saturday’s ETSU football game at No. 1 James Madison has been picked up on Comcast SportsNet Mid-Atlantic Plus, which was announced on Wednesday. Kickoff is set for 6:05 p.m. from Bridgeforth Stadium in Harrisonburg, Va.


Volleyball

ETSU falls to Western Kentucky in four sets, 3-1

BOWLING GREEN, Ky. (September 8, 2017) – ETSU faced a top ranked opponent on Friday afternoon at the E.A. Diddle Arena in Bowling Green, Ky. Western Kentucky was ranked 24 in the nation last week. Through four sets, the Bucs fell to Western Kentucky (21-25, 25-21, 19-25, 13-25). AJ Lux (Shelbyville, Ind.) and Rylee Milhorn (Kingsport, Tenn.) paced the Bucs with 15 kills each. They both finished the match with a .333 hitting percentage as well.


Men's Soccer

Bucs hope to capitalize on momentum in Boone, N.C.

JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (Sept. 8, 2017) – After picking up its first win of the season against Lipscomb Tuesday, the ETSU men’s soccer team hits the road to face Appalachian State Saturday, Sept. 9 at 7 p.m. at the Ted Mackorell Soccer Complex.


Football

Bucs set to take on No. 1 James Madison Saturday night in Harrisonburg

HARRISONBURG, Va. (Sept. 8, 2017) – For just the fifth time in program history and first since 2001, the ETSU football team is set to take on the top-ranked team in the country as the Buccaneers face No. 1 and reigning FCS champion James Madison on Saturday night. Kickoff is set for 6 p.m. at Bridgeforth Stadium.


Women's Basketball

Coach Ezell to speak at IDEAcademy

JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (September 8, 2017) – Head coach Brittney Ezell is one of ten guests to speak at the IDEAcademy events on Monday, September 11 and Tuesday, September 12. Eastern and ETSU College of Business and Technology hosts this free series of unique talks from people with various backgrounds from a wide range of disciplines and industries.


Women's Soccer

Bucs fall to Hokies in "game of firsts"

JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (Sept. 7, 2017) – In many ways, the ETSU women’s soccer team’s match against Virginia Tech on Thursday night was a “game of firsts.”


Men's Tennis

Men’s tennis opens fall season at Southern Intercollegiate Championships

JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (September 7, 2017) – The ETSU men’s tennis team begins their fall season in Athens, Ga. at the 50th Annual Southern Intercollegiate Championships. The four-day tournament begins this Friday, September 8 and ends Monday, September 11.


Men's Basketball

Forbes to speak at USA Basketball Coach Academy

JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (Sept. 7, 2017) – ETSU men’s basketball head coach Steve Forbes has been invited to speak this weekend at the USA Basketball Coach Academy in Memphis.


Volleyball

ETSU to play in Holiday Inn-University Plaza Invitational

JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (September 7, 2017) – The ETSU volleyball team will continue to play on the road in Bowling Green, Ky. at the Holiday Inn-University Plaza Invitational this weekend. They are scheduled to play host Western Kentucky, Saint Louis, and Pittsburgh. All three opponents have not met in recent years and have not met frequently in previous years.


Men's Basketball

Forbes releases 2017-18 men’s basketball schedule

JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (Sept. 6, 2017) – Head coach Steve Forbes released the 2017-18 ETSU men’s basketball schedule on Wednesday, a slate highlighted by road games at national powers Kentucky and Xavier, seven non-conference home games, and traditional rivalry matchups with Southern Conference foes such as Chattanooga, Furman, Wofford and Mercer.


Volleyball

Rylee Milhorn named TSWA Player of the Week

JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (September 6 2017) – Senior outside hitter Rylee Milhorn (Kingsport, Tenn.) has been named the Tennessee Sports Writers Association’s Volleyball Player of the Week (TSWA).


Women's Soccer

Bucs Have Quick Turnaround Before Hosting Hokies

JOHNSON CITY, Tenn (Sept. 6, 2017) -- ETSU’s women’s soccer team went more than a week between matches before their visit to Radford on Tuesday. It’s a quicker turnaround this time for the Bucs, who get just one day’s rest before hosting unbeaten Virginia Tech on Thursday night. Kickoff at Summers-Taylor Stadium is scheduled for 7:00 pm.


Men's Soccer

Madondo scores golden goal for 3-2 ETSU victory

JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (Sept. 5, 2017) – Seeing his first action of 2017 late in the second half, freshman midfielder Ryan Madondo (Franklin, Tenn.) made an impact, scoring the golden goal early in overtime to give ETSU men’s soccer a 3-2 victory Tuesday night inside Summers Taylor Stadium.


Women's Soccer

Bucs Fall at Radford, 4-1

Radford, Va. (Sept. 5, 2017) -- A late rally helped Radford past ETSU, 4-1, in a non-conference match Tuesday night. Eleonora Goldoni scored her team-best 5th goal of the season for the Bucs.


Men's Soccer

Tonight's men’s soccer game pushed back to 9 p.m.

JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (Sept. 5, 2017) – Due to inclement weather, the ETSU Department of Intercollegiate Athletics and ETSU men’s soccer have decided to push back tonight’s match against Lipscomb to 9 p.m., two hours later than the previous start time.


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ETSU athletics launches new “Buc Photo Store”

JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (Sept. 5, 2017) – The ETSU Department of Intercollegiate Athletics announced Tuesday a new service available through the Buccaneers’ athletic communications office, as the Buc Photo Store will provide fans with an opportunity to own their favorite ETSU athletic moments.


Women's Triathlon

Bucs Triathlon Team Opens at Central Regional

Naperville, Ill. (Sept. 4, 2017) -- ETSU’s Triathlon team opened its 2017 schedule by placing three athletes in the top 25 on Monday in the Central Regional Qualifier in suburban Chicago. Morgan James (Clovis, Cal.) was 10th, Annika Cotner (Muskegon, Mich.) 16th and Hope Zimmerman (Crown Point, Ind.) 25th.


Football

FOOTBALL PRESS CONFERENCE -- JAMES MADISON

JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (Sept. 4, 2017) – Coming off its season-opening 31-10 win over Limestone on Saturday, the ETSU football team held its weekly press conference on Monday afternoon to recap the win and preview this weekend’s match-up with reigning FCS National Champion and No. 1 James Madison.


Men's Soccer

Bucs to host Lipscomb after one week hiatus

JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (Aug. 28, 2017) – The ETSU men’s soccer team had an entire week of practice to mull over a 2-1 overtime loss to Kentucky at home last Tuesday, but will now hit the field tomorrow, Sept. 5 to host Lipscomb. Kickoff from Summers Taylor Stadium is set for 7 p.m.


Football

ETSU Football announces Bowman Jewelers Player of the Game awards

JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (Sept. 3, 2017) – Following each game during the 2017 college football season, ETSU head coach Carl Torbush will announce the Bowman Jewelers Offensive, Defensive and Special Teams Players of the Game, along with the “Effort Play of the Game” and “Show Team Players of the Week” awards.


Volleyball

Lux and Milhorn named to Appalachian Invitational All-Tournament team

BOONE, N.C. (September 3, 2017) – AJ Lux (Shelbyville, Ind.) and Rylee Milhorn (Kingsport, Tenn.) were named to the Appalachian Invitational All-Tournament team on Sunday morning. As a team, the Bucs finished in second place with an overall record of 2-1.


Football

STORIFY: A LOOK BACK AT SATURDAY'S WIN OVER LIMESTONE

A sold out crowd was treated to a triumphant return to campus in the inaugural game at William B. Greene, Jr. Stadium on Saturday night, as the ETSU football team opened its 2017 season with a historic 31-10 win over Limestone College. With 9,530 fans looking on, the Buccaneers played their first game on the ETSU campus since Nov. 22, 2003 and their first game outdoors on campus since Nov. 25, 1972.


Football

Bucs open Greene Stadium in style with 31-10 victory

JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (Sept. 2, 2017) – A sold out crowd was treated to a triumphant return to campus in the inaugural game at William B. Greene, Jr. Stadium on Saturday night, as the ETSU football team opened its 2017 season with a historic 31-10 win over Limestone College.


Football

GAMEDAY LINKS: ETSU VS. LIMESTONE

JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (Sept. 2, 2017) – The ETSU football team opens its new, on-campus home Saturday night when the Buccaneers host Limestone in William B. Greene, Jr. Stadium. Kickoff is set for 7 p.m.


Volleyball

ETSU wins first set, but fall to Towson, 3-1

BOONE, N.C. (September 2, 2017) – After two back to back wins to begin the Appalachian Invitational, the Bucs faced first-time opponent, Towson. The Bucs grabbed the first set, but ultimately fell to Towson 3-1 (25-23, 23-25, 24-26, 20-15). Junior right side hitter AJ Lux (Shelbyville, Ind.) paced the Bucs with 17 kills throughout the match.


Volleyball

Bucs pace past Appalachian State in four-set win, 3-1

BOONE, N.C. (September 2, 2017) – The Bucs paced through a four-set win over the Mountaineers 3-1 (19-25, 25-19, 27-25, 25-17) on Saturday afternoon. After losing the first set, the Bucs powered through three sets in a row to capture their second win of the season.


Men's Cross Country, Women's Cross Country

Bucs Claim Top-Half Spots at Covered Bridge

Boone, N.C. (Sept. 1, 2017) -- ETSU’s cross country teams posted top-tier finishes Friday in their first meet of the season, the Covered Bridge Open in Boone, N.C.


Football

Student-Athlete Spotlight -- Nasir Player

East Tennessee State University and Johnson City were complete unknowns for Nasir Player, but a phone call from Mike O’Cain back in 2014 quickly changed everything.


Volleyball

Bucs cruise past Virginia, 3-0

Boone, N.C. (September 1, 2017) – After coming off a weekend of playing top ranked opponents, the Bucs took what they learned and applied it to their game against Virginia at the Appalachian State Invitational on Friday evening.


Football

Bucs open on-campus stadium Saturday night against Limestone

JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (Sept. 1, 2017) – The wait is finally over for the ETSU football team.


General News

Inside the Dome with Dr. Richard Sander

JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (Aug. 31, 2017) -- In this latest edition of Inside the Dome, ETSU Director of Intercollegiate Athletics Dr. Richard Sander talks about the opening of William B. Greene, Jr. Stadium and asks Bucs' fans to give him their opinions, suggestions and thoughts as they experience the stadium for the first time on Saturday, Sept. 2 at 7 p.m.


Women's Triathlon

Triathlon Opens New Training Facility

Johnson City, Tenn. (Sept. 1, 2017) --On the eve of its second season at ETSU, the women's Triathlon team unveiled its new indoor training facility Thursday at the MSHA Athletics Center.


Volleyball

Bucs back on the road for Appalachian State Invitational

JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (August 31, 2017) – The Bucs get back on the road to travel to Boone, N.C. for the Appalachian State Invitational. Once again ETSU will face three opponents in the span of two days. They are scheduled to play Virginia, Appalachian State, and Towson.


Men's Cross Country, Women's Cross Country

Bucs Cross Country Opens Season at Covered Bridge

Johnson City, Tenn. (Aug. 31, 2017) -- ETSU’s cross country teams take the first steps into their 2017 schedule on Friday, September 1st, at the Covered Bridge Open, on the Don Kennedy Trails in Boone, N.C.


Football

Game Day Tips: "Things to Know" for Sept. 2 opener

JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (Aug. 31, 2017) – As the ETSU football team prepares to open its 2017 season in the inaugural game at William B. Greene, Jr. Stadium, the ETSU Department of Intercollegiate Athletics would like to pass along the following list of “things to know” prior to the Buccaneers’ kickoff with Limestone College at 7 p.m. on Sept. 2.


Volleyball

Kvarta named to LUV Invite All Tournament-Team

JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (August 31, 2017) – Junior setter Alyssa Kvarta (Crown Point, Ind.) has been named to the LUV Invite All-Tournament Team. After playing in all three matches against Lipscomb, Arizona, and Wichita State, Kvarta put up some impressive numbers.


Football

Traditions already taking shape at new ETSU stadium

JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (Aug. 30, 2017) – Game day traditions are a major part of the pageantry that makes college football such a special experience.


Softball

Irwin promotes Neely to assistant coach

JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (Aug. 30, 2017) – ETSU softball head coach Brad Irwin turned to a familiar face to fill his open assistant coach vacancy.


Men's Soccer

Two late goals down Bucs in close contest

JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (Aug. 29, 2017) – A tight battle of possession occurred at Summers Taylor Stadium Tuesday night, but it would be Kentucky who would prevail in double overtime for the 2-1 victory over ETSU.


Men's Cross Country, Women's Cross Country

Bucs Picked 3rd in SoCon Cross Country Polls

JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (August 29, 2017) --ETSU’s cross country teams are expected to be among this year’s top contenders in the Southern Conference.


Football

Player Profile -- Austin Herink

Austin Herink believes in leaving things better than he found them. That’s what the redshirt junior quarterback for the Buccaneer football team is working hard to do for East Tennessee State University.


Football

ETSU Game Time App ready to assist fans in 2017-18

JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (Aug. 29, 2017) – The ETSU Game Time App is ready for a new season.


Football

Football Press Conference - Limestone

JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (Aug. 28, 2017) – The ETSU football team began game week on Monday as the Buccaneers held their weekly press luncheon to preview the season opener against Limestone on Saturday night.


Women's Basketball

Women’s basketball releases 2017-18 schedule

JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (August 28, 2017) – ETSU Women’s Basketball and fifth year head coach Brittney Ezell released the team’s 2017-18 schedule on Monday. The schedule features 30 total games, one tournament and 13 home games inside Brooks Gym.


Men's Soccer

Bucs to host Kentucky in regular season home opener

JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (Aug. 28, 2017) – Coming off a disappointing season-opening tie with Dayton, the ETSU men’s soccer team return to Johnson City Tuesday night to host Kentucky at 7 p.m. This will be the first regular season home contest for the Bucs.


Men's Basketball

Forbes names Gamecocks’ great BJ McKie as assistant

JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (Aug. 28, 2017) – ETSU men’s basketball head coach Steve Forbes announced Monday that he has named former South Carolina star BJ McKie to replace the departed Brian Collins on the Buccaneers’ coaching staff.


Women's Soccer

Goldoni scores two goals to defeat Davidson 2-0

JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (August 27, 2017) – With its schedule poised to give it a nine-day break between games, ETSU’s women’s soccer team gave their home fans something to remember, as the Bucs downed Davidson 2-0 in an entertaining, back-and-forth non-conference match Sunday afternoon at Summers-Taylor Stadium.


Women's Soccer

Bucs return home to host Davidson

JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (Aug. 26, 2017) -- Two former Southern Conference women’s soccer rivals continue their recent non-league series on Sunday, when ETSU hosts Davidson at Summers-Taylor Stadium. Kickoff is scheduled for 2:00 p.m.


Volleyball

Bucs fall to No. 24 Arizona and Wichita State at LUV Invitational

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (August 26, 2017) – ETSU volleyball played topped ranked teams throughout the weekend at the LUV Invitational in Nashville, Tenn. The Bucs first took on No. 24 ranked Arizona. After pushing four sets, the Bucs lost 3-1 (26-24, 19-25, 23-25, and 20-25). Later in the evening, the Bucs faced Wichita State and fell 3-0 (17-25, 16-25, 21-25).


Football

ETSU Football Fall Camp Headquarters

This is the official headquarters for ETSU football fall camp. Follow what's going on as the Buccaneers prep for the 2017 season. This page will be updated each day with coach/player interviews, highlights, social media coverage and news coverage throughout the Tri-Cities.


Volleyball

ETSU drops first match of season to Lipscomb 3-0

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (August 25, 2017) – Despite a .417 hitting percentage by AJ Lux (Shelbyville, Ind.), the Bucs dropped their first match of the season to Lipscomb 3-0 (25-18, 25-22, 25017) at the LUV Invitational on Friday night. Lux finished with six kills and only had just one attacking error.


Men's Soccer

Bucs settle for draw in season opener

DAYTON, Ohio (Aug. 25, 2017) – A feeling of disappointment loomed at Baujan Field Friday night, as the ETSU men’s soccer team could not capitalize on a strong performance and would settle with a season opening 1-1 tie against Dayton.


Football

Student ticket distribution opens Saturday at 7 p.m.

JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (Aug. 25, 2017) – The ETSU Department of Intercollegiate Athletics announced Friday that student ticket allotments for the Buccaneers’ home opener Sept. 2 inside the newly-named William B. Green, Jr. Stadium will be available on-line starting Saturday at 7 p.m.


Women's Basketball

Bucs set to play Notre Dame in 2017 Gulf Coast Showcase

ESTERO, Fla. (August 25, 2017) – The 2017 Gulf Showcase bracket has been announced as the ETSU Buccaneers will play Notre Dame in the first round of the tournament. The game is set for Friday, Nov. 24 at 7:30 p.m. in the Germain Arena.


Football

Wild Wing Cafe to host ETSU Radio Coaches Show

JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (Aug. 25, 2017) – Beginning Monday night at 6 p.m., the weekly ETSU Radio Coaches Show will have a new home at Wild Wing Café in Downtown Johnson City.


Football

ETSU football scrimmages under the lights at William B. Greene, Jr. Stadium

JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (Aug. 24, 2017) – After holding a press conference to announce the naming of William B. Greene, Jr. Stadium, the ETSU football team completed a scrimmage under the lights inside its new, on-campus home on Thursday night.


Women's Soccer

Bucs strike early but ultimately fall to Tennessee

JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (Aug. 24, 2017) – The ETSU women’s soccer team gave in-state rival Tennessee an early scare but would ultimately come up on the wrong end of a 6-1 decision Thursday night in Knoxville.


Football

Board approves naming of William B. Greene, Jr. Stadium

JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (Aug. 24, 2017) – During a called meeting today, the Board of Trustees for East Tennessee State University approved the naming of the William B. Greene, Jr. Stadium, which is located on the southwest corner of campus.


Men's Soccer

Bucs commence regular season play at Dayton

JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (Aug. 14, 2017) – As preseason comes to a close, The ETSU men’s soccer team opens regular season play on the road August 25 against the Dayton Flyers. Kickoff from Baujan Field in Dayton, Ohio is set for 6 p.m.


Volleyball

Bucs open 2017 season at the LUV Invitational

JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (August 24, 2017) – The ETSU volleyball team will officially begin their 2017 season as they head to Nashville, Tenn. for the LUV Invitational Preseason Tournament.


Women's Soccer

Bucs gear up for Tennessee

JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (August 23, 2017) The ETSU women’s soccer team plays its first road match of the season Thursday night, when the Bucs visit the Tennessee Volunteers. Kickoff at Regal Soccer Stadium in Knoxville, Tenn. is scheduled for 7:00 p.m.


Football

Bucs announce sell out for football opener Sept. 2

JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (Aug. 23, 2017) – The ETSU Department of Intercollegiate Athletics announced Wednesday afternoon that the Buccaneers’ football opener on Sept. 2 against Limestone College inside the team’s new on-campus stadium is a sellout.


Football

ETSU football holds first practice inside new stadium

JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (Aug. 23, 2017) -- There was plenty of excitement and electricity surrounding ETSU’s football practice on Wednesday.


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Scott Carter to be named new ETSU AD in September

JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (Aug. 22, 2017) – ETSU President Dr. Brian Noland announced Tuesday a transition plan for the leadership of the Buccaneers’ Department of Intercollegiate Athletics, as former ETSU football standout and current Senior Associate Athletic Director/Chief Operating Officer Scott Carter will assume the role of director of intercollegiate athletics in September.


Football

ETSU Football releases depth chart

JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (Aug. 22, 2017) – East Tennessee Football head coach Carl Torbush and his staff released the first installment of the Buccaneers’ depth chart on Tuesday.


Men's Soccer

2017 Preview: Bucs prepare to build on last season's success

JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (Aug. 14, 2017) – Coming off a successful 2016 campaign that saw the program’s first-ever at large entry into the NCAA tournament, the ETSU men’s soccer team is anxious for the 2017 season.


Football

Few tickets remain for opener in new football stadium

JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (Aug. 21, 2017) – Tickets for the historic opening of the new ETSU football stadium on Sept. 2 are in high demand and the ETSU Department of Intercollegiate Athletics encourages fans that have yet to purchase their seats to do so quickly.


Women's Soccer

Bucs fall 1-0 despite fending off numerous shots

JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (Aug. 20, 2017) – Despite fighting off 22 shots from the opposition, ETSU dropped its first game of the season at Summers Taylor Stadium Sunday night, falling to Tennessee Tech 1-0.


Men's Soccer

Freshman scores lone goal for exhibition victory

ASHEVILLE, N.C. (Aug. 19, 2017) – In the final exhibition before regular season play, the ETSU men’s soccer team found help from one of its 11 freshmen and landed a 1-0 victory over UNC Asheville at Greenwood Soccer Field in Asheville Saturday night.


Volleyball

Bucs battle to win five-set match over Charlotte

JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (August 19, 2017) – The ETSU volleyball team kicked off the start of the 2017 season with a 3-2 win over Charlotte for a preseason scrimmage in Brooks Gym on Saturday afternoon. The Bucs took the first set (25-23), the third set (25-20), and the fifth set (15-12) to win an intense battle over the 49ers.


Women's Soccer

Bucs cruise to 8-0 win over South Carolina State in season opener

JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (Aug. 18, 2017) -- Basketball is known for its buzzer-beaters. Soccer, not so much.


Volleyball

Volleyball to host Charlotte in home opener scrimmage

JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (August 18, 2017) – The ETSU volleyball team will host the Charlotte 49ers to kick off their 2017 season. The scrimmage is set for this Saturday, August 19, 2017 at 2:00 p.m. in Brooks Gym.


Women's Soccer

ETSU women’s soccer opens 2017 season Friday night

JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (Aug. 17, 2017) – After coming up one goal short of its first-ever appearance in the NCAA Tournament in 2016, the ETSU women’s soccer team begins a new season Friday night. The Bucs host South Carolina State in a non-conference match at 7:00 pm at Summers-Taylor Stadium.


Football

ETSU Football scrimmage report #2

JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (Aug. 17, 2017) – The ETSU football team moved one step closer to its season opener as the Buccaneers held their second scrimmage of fall camp on Thursday morning outside on the ETSU Practice Fields.


Men's Tennis

Men’s tennis releases 2017-18 schedule

JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (August 17, 2017) –The ETSU men’s tennis team released its schedule on Thursday that highlights 20 regular season matches, eight home dates, and six different tournaments.


Men's Soccer

Men's soccer tops preseason poll, five earn all-conference honors

SPARTANBURG, S.C. (Aug. 17, 2017) – The Southern Conference announced its men’s soccer preseason rankings and all-conference team Thursday afternoon, and ETSU left its mark with five all-conference selections and the top spot in the poll.


Volleyball

ETSU tabbed first to win SoCon volleyball title

SPARTANBURG, S.C. (August 17, 2017) – The ETSU volleyball team was picked to finish first in the 2017 preseason awards as announced by the Southern Conference on Thursday. The defending regular season champions received seven first-place votes and 63 points to claim the preseason honor under the leadership of the reigning 2016 SoCon Coach of the Year, Lindsey Devine.


Football

ETSU football to hold second scrimmage Thursday morning

JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (Aug. 16, 2017) – The ETSU football team will hold its second scrimmage of fall camp on Thursday morning. Kickoff is set for 10 a.m., outside on the ETSU Practice Field, which is adjacent the Basler Center for Physical Activity (CPA).


Volleyball

Senior spotlight: Rylee Milhorn readies for final season

JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (August 16, 2017) – Senior outside hitter Rylee Milhorn (Kingsport, Tenn.) is currently experiencing her last volleyball preseason as a Buccaneer. She will take the court in just two days for the team’s first scrimmage against Charlotte on Saturday, August 9.


Football

ETSU single game football tickets on sale Thursday

JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (Aug. 16, 2017) – The ETSU Department of Intercollegiate Athletics announced Wednesday that single game tickets for the upcoming 2017 football season inside the new, on-campus stadium will be available to the general public beginning Thursday morning at 9 a.m.


Men's Soccer

Bucs second half surge falls short against Hokies

JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (Aug. 15, 2017) – Despite keeping Virginia Tech scoreless in the first half on 14 shots, the ETSU men’s soccer team could not find the net as the Bucs dropped a 1-0 decision in a season opening exhibition Tuesday night in Summers Taylor Stadium.


Baseball

Pennucci assembles baseball coaching staff

JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (Aug. 15, 2017) – ETSU head baseball coach Joe Pennucci wasted no time putting together a coaching staff for his debut season at the helm, as he has added two full time assistant coaches and one volunteer assistant to his staff.


Football

Forrest named Director of Football Operations

JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (Aug. 15, 2017) – East Tennessee State University football head coach Carl Torbush announced on Tuesday that Matt Forrest has accepted the position to become the Buccaneers’ Director of Football Operations.


Men's Soccer

Bucs to host Virginia Tech in preseason home opener

JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (Aug. 14, 2017) – The ETSU men’s soccer team will begin the 2017 season with the same opponent it ended with in 2016 – the Virginia Tech Hokies – in an exhibition match Tuesday, August 15 at 7 p.m. in Summers-Taylor Stadium.


Football

ETSU Football Scrimmage Report #1

JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (Aug. 12, 2017) – The East Tennessee State University football team wrapped up the first week of fall camp by holding a scrimmage on Saturday morning inside the MSHA Athletic Center.


Football

Football gears up for first fall camp scrimmage on Saturday

JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (Aug. 11, 2017) – The ETSU football team will wrap up the opening week of fall camp by holding its first scrimmage on Saturday morning. The scrimmage is scheduled to start at 10 a.m. outside on the ETSU Practice Field, which is adjacent the Basler Center of Physical Activity (CPA).


Volleyball

Volleyball opened season with first practice on Wednesday

JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (August 11, 2017) – The ETSU volleyball team officially opened its 2017 season on Wednesday, as they held their first official practice of the new season inside Brooks Gym.


Women's Soccer

ETSU Picked To Finish Second In SoCon; Three Bucs earn preseason honors

SPARTANBURG, S.C. (Aug. 10, 2017) -- Less than year removed from an historic finish, ETSU’s women’s soccer team is expected to be among the contenders for a Southern Conference championship.


Men's Basketball

Bucs among nation’s best in attendance improvement

JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (Aug. 10, 2017) – The ETSU men’s basketball team continues to reap good news from its historic 2016-17 season, learning earlier this week that the program posted the nation’s 15th best increase for average attendance from the previous year.


Football

Player Profile -- Drake Powell

For the first time since arriving on campus, ETSU redshirt junior wide receiver Drake Powell (Clinton, Tenn.) has entered fall camp without any setbacks.


Football

ETSU to hold football stadium tours on Thursday

JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (Aug. 9, 2017) – The East Tennessee State Department of Intercollegiate Athletics will hold more tours of the ETSU Football Stadium on Thursday.


Football

ETSU receives votes in STATS FCS Preseason Top 25 Poll

JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (Aug. 7, 2017) – The STATS FCS Preseason Top 25 was released on Monday afternoon, and the ETSU football team received votes in the preseason poll.


Women's Basketball

Bridges and Rodriguez sign professional contracts overseas

JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (August 4, 2017) – Former ETSU women’s basketball players, Shamauria Bridges (Miramar, Fla.) and Yamile Rodriguez (Santo Domingo, Dominican Republic) have signed professional contracts to play overseas.


General News

Inside the Dome with Dr. Richard Sander

JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (Aug. 4, 2017) -- In this latest edition of Inside the Dome, ETSU Director of Intercollegiate Athletics Dr. Richard Sander discusses fall sports beginning practice and the latest news on the ETSU Football Stadium.


Women's Soccer

Former ETSU midfielder signs professional contract

JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (August 3, 2017) – Former ETSU midfielder Cecilia Re (Busnago, Italy) has begun her professional career, signing a one-year contract with Mozzanica of the Italian Serie A this week.


Football

Football announces fall camp schedule

JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (Aug. 2, 2017) – With the start of the Buccaneers’ season set to begin one month from today, East Tennessee State University head football coach Carl Torbush released the fall camp schedule on Wednesday.


Football

ETSU football announces kickoff times for home games

JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (Aug. 1, 2017) – With the Buccaneer football team set to report to camp later this week, the East Tennessee State Department of Intercollegiate Athletics announced kickoff times on Tuesday for its 2017 home games.


Volleyball

Volleyball releases 2017 schedule

JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (July 28, 2017) – The ETSU volleyball team released its schedule on Thursday that highlights 27 regular season matches, eight home dates, and four preseason tournaments.


Men's Golf

Gradecki, Ratliff named Srixon/Cleveland All-American Scholars

NORMAN, Okla. (July 26, 2017) – A week after the ETSU men’s golf team earned the Golf Coaches Association of America Team Academic award, senior Mateusz Gradecki (Oborniki Slaskie, Poland) and junior Cayman Ratliff (Kingsport, Tenn.) were named Srixon/Cleveland Golf All-American Scholars for the 2016-17 season, which was announced by the GCAA on Wednesday.


Volleyball

Volleyball signs transfer Leah Clayton to 2017 squad

JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (July 26, 2017) – Head coach Lindsey Devine has announced the signing of sophomore transfer Leah Clayton (Danville, Va.) who came from Liberty University.


Football

Torbush announces the hiring of Daryl Daye as defensive line coach

JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (July 25, 2017) – East Tennessee State University football head coach Carl Torbush announced on Tuesday that Daryl Daye has accepted the position to become the Buccaneers’ new defensive line coach.


Women's Soccer

Zadrazil set to compete for Euro Championship

JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (July 25, 2017) – After capping off a decorated four-year college career in 2015, former ETSU midfielder Sarah Zadrazil (St. Gilgen, Austria) will have an opportunity to compete on a bigger stage.


Volleyball

Buccaneers receive AVCA Team Academic Award

LEXINGTON, Ky. (July 25, 2017) – The American Volleyball Coaches Association (AVCA) announced on Monday that ETSU was one of 822 teams that have earned the AVCA Team Academic Award for the 2016-17 season. This number has set an all-time record for the AVCA.


Men's Golf

Men’s Golf Earns GCAA Academic Team Award

NORMAN, Okla. (July 20, 2017) – The East Tennessee State University men’s golf team earned the Golf Coaches Association of America Team Academic award, which was announced by the committee on Wednesday.


Women's Golf

Women’s golf finishes eighth in nation with highest team GPA

JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (July 19, 2017) - The program was one of the top 25 teams in the nation to be to recognized.


Football

ETSU announces additional dates for football stadium tours

JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (July 19, 2017) – The ETSU Department of Intercollegiate Athletics announced additional dates to tour the Football Stadium. The tours will be held Thursday, July 20 and Thursday, Aug. 10.


Football

Three Buccaneers earn preseason SoCon honors

SPARTANBURG, S.C. (July, 18, 2017) – The Southern Conference released its preseason all-conference teams and preseason polls at Tuesday’s Football Media Day event at the Spartanburg Marriott. Overall, three Buccaneers earned preseason honors.


Men's Soccer

Machell signs professional contract in Denmark

JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (July 17, 2017) – Former ETSU forward Charlie Machell (Newcastle, England) took his talents to the next level Friday, signing a one-year contract with Thisted FC of the Danish First Division.


Football

SoCon to hold Football Media Day on Tuesday

SPARTANBURG, S.C. (July, 17, 2017) – The Southern Conference will host its 2017 Football Media Day on Tuesday at the Spartanburg Marriott. All nine head coaches and select student-athletes from each school will be on hand to meet the media and preview the upcoming season.


Football

50 Days to Kickoff: Bucs close in on opening new home

JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (July 14, 2017) – In just 50 days, the ETSU football team will officially open its new, on-campus stadium. The Buccaneers welcome Limestone College for a 7 p.m. kickoff on Saturday, Sept. 2, and the game will be a celebration for the entire ETSU campus, the region and alums around the country.


Baseball

Pennucci named new head coach for ETSU baseball

JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (July 10, 2017) – The ETSU Department of Intercollegiate Athletics announced Monday that former Stony Brook associate head coach Joe Pennucci has been named the new head coach of the Buccaneers’ baseball program.


Men's Basketball

Forbes adds Davis as director of basketball ops

JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (July 7, 2017) – ETSU men’s basketball head coach Steve Forbes announced Friday that former Tennessee Tech player and assistant coach Frank Davis has joined the Buccaneers program as director of basketball operations.


Men's Basketball

Men’s hoops to face Kentucky in Rupp Arena Nov. 17

JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (July 6, 2017) – ETSU men’s basketball head coach Steve Forbes announced Thursday that the Buccaneers will face perennial power Kentucky on Nov. 17 inside Rupp Arena in Lexington, Ky.


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ETSU Places 193 Student-Athletes on 2016-17 SoCon Honor Roll

SPARTANBURG, S.C. (July 6, 2017) – The Southern Conference released its 2016-17 academic honor roll on Thursday, and ETSU placed 193 student-athletes on the list. In total, a league-record 2,100 student-athletes from the 10 member institutions and 13 associate members earned the distinction.


Women's Basketball

Ezell announces the hiring of Chris Lewis

JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (July 3, 2017) – East Tennessee State University women’s basketball head coach Brittney Ezell announced on Monday that Chris Lewis has joined the Buccaneers’ staff as an assistant coach. Lewis spent the last four years at George Mason.


Women's Golf

Garner wins World Long Drive Championship at Clash in the Canyon

MESQUITE, Nev. (June 7, 2017) – Just a year into her professional long-drive career, ETSU women’s assistant golf coach Chloe Garner won the women’s World Long Drive Championship at the Clash in the Canyon in Mesquite, Nevada on Wednesday.


Volleyball

Devine named one of three head coaches for CNT-Minneapolis

COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. (May 1, 2017) – ETSU Volleyball head coach Lindsey Devine has been named one of three head coaches to guide the CNT-Minneapolis squad from June 22-26 at the University of Minnesota.


Volleyball

Favre recipient of SoCon Presidential Scholarship

JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (April 10, 2017) – ETSU Volleyball student-athlete Kristen Favre (Plano, Texas) was named as one of two Southern Conference student-athletes to receive the Southern Conference Presidential Scholarship, the league office announced on Monday.


Volleyball

Devine hires Ladislav Lelkes as Assistant Coach

JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (April 5, 2017) – ETSU Volleyball head coach Lindsey Devine on Wednesday announced the hiring of assistant coach Ladislav Lelkes to the Buccaneer staff.


Women's Soccer

Sayers announces addition of Beatrice Abati to 2017-18 roster

JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (February 6, 2017) – On Monday head coach Adam Sayers announced the addition of Beatrice Abati (Castellanza, Italy) to the 2017-18 ETSU Women’s Soccer roster.