Women’s basketball volunteers at One Acre Café

JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (July 15, 2014) – Members of the ETSU women’s basketball team and coaching staff visited One Acre Café of Johnson City on Monday to lend a helping hand.


Blogging from the Bahamas with coach Ezell

NASSAU, Bahamas – Serving as assistant coach for the Bahamas women’s national basketball team, ETSU head coach Brittney Ezell will document her experiences with the team over the next month as it prepares for competition in the Caribbean Basketball Confederation (CBC) Games.


Register for women’s hoops Future Buc Camp final session

JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (June 12, 2014) – The ETSU women’s basketball Future Buccaneer Camp is still accepting registration for its final session on Saturday, June 14, at the Boys & Girls Club of Elizabethton from 8 a.m. – noon.


ETSU Game Time Tour set for Johnson City stop this Thursday

We have passed the halfway point on our ETSU Game Time Tour presented by Knoxville TVA Employees Credit Union and the support has been fantastic! Now, it's time for a stop in our hometown of Johnson City.


Women’s basketball volunteers with Special Olympics

JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (May 7, 2014) – The ETSU women’s basketball program engaged in another community service effort last week when the student-athletes volunteered their time to assist at the Tennessee Area 3 Special Olympics Track & Field Games inside the ETSU/MSHA Athletics Center.


Women’s basketball to offer variety of camps this summer

JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (May 6, 2014) – The ETSU women’s basketball program is set to welcome campers from varying age and skill levels in three separate camping experiences throughout the month of June and to begin August.


Ezell selected as Bahamas national team assistant coach

NASSAU, Bahamas (May 5, 2014) – ETSU head women’s basketball coach Brittney Ezell has been named assistant coach for the Bahamas women’s national basketball team, as announced by the Bahamas Basketball Federation.


Christopher receives State of Franklin Bank award

JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (May 2, 2014) -- East Tennessee State University women’s basketball guard Chandler Christopher (Greeneville, Tenn.) has been selected as the State of Franklin Bank/ETSU Community Service Student-Athlete of the Month, an award recognizing the exemplary community service efforts of ETSU student-athletes.


Ezell adds local standout Tarter to 2014 signing class

JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (April 24, 2014) – ETSU women’s basketball head coach Brittney Ezell announced Thursday the signing of local product Tianna Tarter (Johnson City, Tenn.) to a National Letter of Intent to join the Bucs for the 2014-15 season.


Women’s basketball lends a helping hand

JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (April 22, 2014) – In addition to participating in offseason workouts and conditioning efforts this spring, the ETSU women’s basketball team took some time last week to volunteer at the 2014 Gold Humanism Honor Society Induction Ceremony, as well as welcome area elementary school students to the ETSU campus.


ETSU “Game Time Tour” set to launch on April 10

JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (March 24, 2014) – The ETSU Department of Intercollegiate Athletics announced Monday that it will embark on an ambitious, 10-stop promotional tour in April and May which will visit cities throughout the region, as well as metropolitan areas like Atlanta and Chattanooga.


ETSU defeated, 76-66, by USC Upstate in A-Sun quarterfinals

SPARTANBURG, S.C. (March 11, 2014) – The ETSU women’s basketball team took a 34-31 advantage into halftime but watched USC Upstate storm back to take a lead with 12:37 left to play, resulting in a 76-66 defeat on Tuesday evening inside the Hodge Center.


Christopher selected to A-Sun All-Academic team

MACON, Ga. (March 11, 2014) – Sophomore guard Chandler Christopher (Greeneville, Tenn.) has been selected to the Atlantic Sun Conference women’s basketball Academic All-Conference team, the league office announced Tuesday.


Bucs brace for Tuesday’s A-Sun quarterfinal tilt at USC Upstate

SPARTANBURG, S.C. (March 10, 2014) – The No. 6 seed ETSU women’s basketball team will open postseason play with a trip to USC Upstate to take on the No. 3 seed Spartans in quarterfinal action of the 2014 Atlantic Sun Championship on Tuesday, March 11, at 7 p.m. inside the Hodge Center.


ETSU outplays NKU in second half, but falls in regulation, 58-50

HIGHLAND HEIGHTS, Ky. (March 8, 2014) – A valiant second half effort from the ETSU women’s basketball team was not enough to overtake a 14-point halftime deficit against the Northern Kentucky Norse as it dropped a 58-50 decision on Saturday afternoon inside the Bank of Kentucky Center.


Women’s hoops will wrap up regular season Saturday at NKU

HIGHLAND HEIGHTS, Ky. (March 7, 2014) – The ETSU women’s basketball team will wrap up regular season play with a trip to Northern Kentucky University to take on the Norse on Saturday afternoon at 1 p.m. inside the Bank of Kentucky Center.


Bucs fall short in heartbreaking fashion at Lipscomb, 76-74

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (March 6, 2014) – A three-pointer from Lipscomb’s Sara Bliss with 15 seconds remaining - giving the Lady Bisons a 74-72 lead – proved to be the dagger as the ETSU’s women’s basketball team dropped a heartbreaking 76-74 decision Thursday evening inside Allen Arena.


ETSU to begin final regular season road swing Thursday at LU

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (March 5, 2014) – Embarking on its final regular season road trip of the year, the ETSU women’s basketball team will begin the trek with a visit to Lipscomb University to take on the Lady Bisons on Thursday evening at 7 p.m. EST inside Allen Arena.


Randall paces ETSU in Senior Night rout of North Florida, 76-41

JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (March 1, 2014) – Senior guard Shawn Randall (Orlando, Fla.) saved her season best for her final game inside the ETSU/MSHA Athletics Center with a game and season-high 19 points in ETSU’s dominant, 76-41, victory over the North Florida Ospreys on Saturday evening.


Bucs set for Senior Night Saturday vs. North Florida

JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (Feb. 28, 2014) – Looking to close out this season’s home slate on a winning note, the ETSU women’s basketball team will host the North Florida Ospreys on Saturday evening at 7 p.m. inside the ETSU/MSHA Athletics Center.


Women’s hoops suffers 62-57 defeat Thursday vs. Jacksonville

JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (Feb. 27, 2014) - The ETSU women’s basketball team fell short of the Jacksonville Dolphins, 62-57, on Thursday evening inside the ETSU/MSHA Athletics Center.


ETSU begins final homestand Thursday vs. Jacksonville

JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (Feb. 26, 2014) – The ETSU women’s basketball team will close out this season’s home slate by welcoming a pair of teams from the River City to the ETSU/MSHA Athletics Center; beginning first with the Jacksonville Dolphins on Thursday evening at 7 p.m.


Bridges shines for ETSU in 80-50 setback Saturday at Mercer

MACON, Ga. (Feb. 22, 2014) – Freshman guard Shamauria Bridges (Miramar, Fla.) continued her recent trend of strong performances with a team and season-high 20 points in an 80-50 setback to the Mercer Bears on Saturday afternoon inside Hawkins Arena.


Bucs aim for consecutive wins Saturday at Mercer

MACON, Ga. (Feb. 21, 2014) – Looking to win back-to-back games for the second time this season, the ETSU women’s basketball team will conclude its Peach State road trip with a visit to Mercer University to take on the Bears on Saturday afternoon at 3 p.m. inside Hawkins Arena.


Burley dominates as ETSU hangs on late vs. KSU, 63-60

KENNESAW, Ga. (Feb. 20, 2014) – The ETSU women’s basketball team needed every bit of Tiana Burley’s (Camilla, Ga.) career-best 25 points as it fended off a second half comeback by the Kennesaw State Owls to prevail, 63-60, on Thursday evening inside the KSU Convocation Center.


ETSU starts Peach State road trip Thursday in Kennesaw

KENNESAW, Ga. (Feb. 19, 2014) – The ETSU women’s basketball team will continue its late season stretch of road contests with a trip to the state of Georgia to first take on the Kennesaw State Owls on Thursday evening at 7 p.m. inside the KSU Convocation Center.


Bond & Clark record double-doubles in 69-60 loss at Upstate

SPARTANBURG, S.C. (Feb. 15, 2014) – Both Maria Bond (Macon, Ga.) and Serena Clark (Stone Mountain, Ga.) recorded double-doubles in a 69-60 loss Saturday evening against the USC Upstate Spartans inside the Hodge Center.


ETSU women to begin road stretch Saturday at USC Upstate

SPARTANBURG, S.C. (Feb. 14, 2014) – With five of its next seven games on the road, the ETSU women’s basketball team will begin this stretch with a visit to USC Upstate on Saturday to take on the Spartans at 4:30 p.m. inside the Hodge Center.


Bucs battle but come up short vs. league-leading Hatters, 80-55

JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (Feb. 8, 2014) – ETSU dropped an 80-55 decision to league-leading Stetson on Saturday afternoon inside the ETSU/MSHA Athletics Center.


Women’s hoops to “Play 4Kay” Saturday vs. Stetson

JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (Feb. 7, 2014) – As part of the nationwide “Play 4Kay: Think Pink” initiative, the ETSU women’s basketball team will host the league-leading Stetson Hatters on Saturday afternoon at 1:30 p.m. inside the ETSU/MSHA Athletics Center.


Underclassmen lead Bucs in 70-45 loss Thursday to FGCU

JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (Feb. 6, 2014) – A pair of underclassmen led the ETSU women’s basketball team on the offensive end, but it was not enough to match the hot-shooting Florida Gulf Coast Eagles who came away with a 70-45 victory on Thursday evening inside the ETSU/MSHA Athletics Center.


ETSU looks to piece together back-to-back wins Thursday

JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (Feb. 5, 2014) – ETSU welcomes the Florida Gulf Coast Eagles on Thursday, Feb. 6, at 7 p.m. inside the ETSU/MSHA Athletics Center.


Dominant second half allows Bucs to fly past Ospreys, 72-57

JACKSONVILLE, Fla. (Feb. 1, 2014) – Competing undermanned for the second-straight game, the ETSU women’s basketball team outmatched the North Florida Ospreys behind a dominant second half as the Bucs soared past the Ospreys, 72-57, on Saturday evening inside UNF Arena.


Women’s basketball set to face North Florida on Saturday

JACKSONVILLE, Fla. (Jan. 31, 2014) – Following facing the Jacksonville Dolphins short-handed in a 73-56 loss on Thursday, the ETSU women’s basketball team will face another River City squad in the North Florida Ospreys on Saturday at 4:30 p.m. inside UNF Arena.


Short-handed Bucs suffer 73-56 defeat at Jacksonville

JACKSONVILLE, Fla. (Jan. 30, 2014) – Playing without three veteran players, the short-handed ETSU Buccaneers put forth a valiant effort Thursday evening but it was not enough in a 73-56 loss to the Jacksonville Dolphins inside Veterans Memorial Arena.


ETSU women to begin River City trip Thursday at Jacksonville

JACKSONVILLE, Fla. (Jan. 29, 2014) – The ETSU women’s basketball team will look to right the ship this weekend against a pair of River City squads, beginning with the Jacksonville Dolphins on Thursday evening at 5 p.m. inside Veterans Memorial Arena.


Women’s hoops unable to close, falls to Mercer, 57-52

JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (Jan. 25, 2014) – Leading by five points with 3:30 left to play, the ETSU women’s basketball team was unable to hold off the Mercer Bears down the stretch as MU went on a 12-2 run to down the Buccaneers, 57-52, Saturday afternoon inside the ETSU/MSHA Athletics Center.


ETSU searches for back-to-back victories Saturday vs. Mercer

JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (Jan. 24, 2014) – The ETSU women’s basketball team will look to put together consecutive victories for the second time this season when it welcomes the Mercer Bears to the ETSU/MSHA Athletics Center on Saturday afternoon at 1:30 p.m.


Young Bucs propel ETSU over Kennesaw State, 74-68

JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (Jan. 23, 2014) – Behind strong performances from two of its underclassmen, the ETSU women’s basketball team snapped a four-game losing streak by downing the Kennesaw State Owls, 74-68, on Thursday inside the ETSU/MSHA Athletics Center.


Bucs aim to get back on track Thursday vs. Kennesaw State

JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (Jan. 22, 2014) – The ETSU women’s basketball team will look to recover from Sunday’s heartbreaking loss to USC Upstate when it hosts the Kennesaw State Owls on Thursday at 4 p.m. inside the ETSU/MSHA Athletics Center.


Women’s basketball volunteers on MLK Day of Service

JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (Jan. 21, 2014) – In accordance with the national Martin Luther King, Jr. Day of Service initiative, the ETSU women’s basketball team volunteered some of its time on its off day at the Washington County – Johnson City Animal Shelter and Thrift Store on Monday, Jan. 20.


ETSU drops 63-62 heartbreaker to Upstate Sunday

JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (Jan. 19, 2014) – The ETSU women’s basketball dropped a heartbreaking 63-62 decision to USC Upstate on Sunday inside Brooks Gym following a driving lay-in from the Spartans’ Alex Stanford with two seconds remaining.


Women’s hoops looks to rebound Sunday vs. USC Upstate

JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (Jan. 18, 2014) – Looking to snap a three-game losing skid, the ETSU women’s basketball team will continue Atlantic Sun action at home when it welcomes the USC Upstate Spartans to Brooks Gym on Sunday afternoon at 4 p.m.


Women's basketball falls, 91-62, Saturday at Stetson

DELAND, Fla. (Jan. 11, 2014) – The ETSU women’s basketball team was unable to end its Sunshine State road trip on a winning note as it dropped a 91-62 decision to the Stetson Hatters on Saturday afternoon inside the Edmunds Center.


ETSU aims to bounce back Saturday at Stetson

DELAND, Fla. (Jan. 10, 2014) – The ETSU women’s basketball team will conclude its Sunshine State road trip in search of its first road conference win of the season when it heads to Stetson to take on the Hatters on Saturday afternoon at 1:00 p.m. inside the Edmunds Center.


Women’s hoops drops 73-58 decision Thursday at FGCU

FORT MYERS, Fla. (Jan. 9, 2014) – The ETSU women’s basketball team featured four players in double-figures but it was not enough as the Florida Gulf Coast Eagles pulled away to best the Bucs, 73-58, on Thursday evening inside Alico Arena.


ETSU begins Sunshine State road trip Thursday at FGCU

FORT MYERS, Fla. (Jan. 8, 2014) – The ETSU women’s basketball team hits the road for its first conference road trip of the season beginning with a matchup against the preseason league favorite Florida Gulf Coast Eagles on Thursday evening at 7 p.m. inside Alico Arena.


ETSU athletes wrap up impressive fall in the classroom

JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (Jan. 7, 2014) – As the spring semester approaches, ETSU student-athletes will look to build upon an impressive number of academic achievements during the 2013 fall semester.


ETSU battles but falls short vs. Northern Kentucky, 73-63

JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (Jan. 4, 2014) – Facing a 19-point deficit at halftime, the ETSU women’s basketball team battled back in the second half but could not quite catch up with the Northern Kentucky Norse as it dropped a 73-63 decision on Saturday afternoon inside the ETSU/MSHA Athletics Center.


Women’s hoops continues conference action Saturday vs. NKU

JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (Jan. 3, 2014) – Looking to start Atlantic Sun Conference play with back-to-back victories, the ETSU women’s basketball team will host the Northern Kentucky Norse on Saturday afternoon at 1:30 p.m. inside the ETSU/MSHA Athletics Center.


ETSU hangs on to beat Lipscomb in a nail-biter, 78-75

JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (Jan. 2, 2014) – A timely basket from Maria Bond (Macon, Ga.) and clutch free throws down the stretch allowed the Bucs to hang on for a 78-75 victory over the Lipscomb Lady Bisons on Thursday evening inside the ETSU/MSHA Athletics Center.


Bucs set to open conference play Thursday vs. Lipscomb

JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (Jan. 1, 2014) – The ETSU women’s basketball team will look to ring in the New Year on a positive note when it welcomes the Lipscomb Lady Bisons to the ETSU/MSHA Athletics Center on Thursday evening at 7 p.m. in the Atlantic Sun Conference opener for both teams.


Steady offense propels ETSU to 87-76 win over George Mason

JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (Dec. 28, 2013) – Led by balanced scoring, including three double-figure scorers, the ETSU women’s basketball team ended non-conference play on a positive note with an 87-76 win against the George Mason Patriots on Saturday afternoon inside the ETSU/MSHA Athletics Center.


Women’s basketball back in action Saturday vs. George Mason

JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (Dec. 27, 2013) – After a week layoff over the Christmas holiday, the ETSU women’s basketball team will be back in action Saturday afternoon when it welcomes the George Mason Patriots to the ETSU/MSHA Athletics Center at 1:30 p.m.


Balanced Chattanooga deals Bucs 70-61 loss Saturday in Dome

JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (Dec. 21, 2013) – The ETSU women’s basketball team struggled to get over the hump Saturday afternoon against a balanced scoring attack from Chattanooga as the Bucs dropped a 70-61 decision to the Mocs inside the ETSU/MSHA Athletics Center.


ETSU to continue homestand Saturday against Chattanooga

JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (Dec. 20, 2013) – The ETSU women’s basketball team will welcome familiar foe Chattanooga to the ETSU/MSHA Athletics Center on Saturday, Dec. 21, at 1:30 p.m.


All five starters reach double-figures as ETSU downs ISU, 75-67

JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (Dec. 18, 2013) – Paced by a career-high 18 points from Maria Bond (Macon, Ga.), the ETSU women’s basketball team snapped a three-game losing streak Wednesday evening by defeating the Indiana State Sycamores, 75-67, inside the ETSU/MSHA Athletics Center.


ETSU to begin five-game home slate Wednesday versus ISU

JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (Dec. 17, 2013) – The ETSU women’s basketball team will seek its first victory in the month of December when it welcomes the Indiana State Sycamores to the ETSU/MSHA Athletics Center on Wednesday, Dec. 18, at 5 p.m.


Bucs hang tough, but highly-ranked UK pulls away late

LEXINGTON, Ky. (Dec. 15, 2013) – The ETSU women’s basketball team hung with the No. 5/6 Kentucky Wildcats for much of the contest Sunday afternoon but ultimately dropped a 73-56 decision inside Memorial Coliseum.


Women’s basketball to face nationally-ranked Kentucky Sunday

LEXINGTON, Ky. (Dec. 14, 2013) – After nearly two complete weeks off from competition, the ETSU women’s basketball team will challenge the No. 5 (AP/USA Today) Kentucky Wildcats on Sunday, Dec. 15, at 2 p.m. inside Memorial Coliseum. The game will be available for viewing on Fox Sports South.


Bucs drop second-straight Tuesday at Vanderbilt

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (Dec. 3, 2013) – The Vanderbilt Commodores proved to be too much for the ETSU women's basketball team Tuesday evening as Vandy defeated the Bucs, 92-71, inside Memorial Gymnasium.


ETSU Athletics announces #BacktheBucs Selfie Contest

JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (Dec. 3, 2013) – Want to show your pride in ETSU athletics and have a chance to win a prize pack full of unique Buccaneer gifts? Then take out those smart phones and get creative.


Women’s basketball to take on Vanderbilt Tuesday in Music City

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (Dec. 2, 2013) – The ETSU women’s basketball team will look to shake off a closely-contested, 58-56, loss on Sunday at Western Carolina when they travel to Nashville to take on the Vanderbilt Commodores on Tuesday, Dec. 3, at 8 p.m. EST inside Memorial Gymnasium.


Sluggish play dooms ETSU Sunday at Western Carolina

CULLOWHEE, N.C. (Dec. 1, 2013) – Lethargic play to start both the first and second periods doomed the ETSU women’s basketball team on Sunday evening inside the Ramsey Center as the Western Carolina Catamounts knocked off the Buccaneers, 58-56.


Women’s basketball travels to Western Carolina Sunday

CULLOWHEE, N.C. (Nov. 30, 2013) – After earning its first home victory of the season Friday night, the ETSU women’s basketball team will look to keep the momentum going on the road when it travels Sunday to Cullowhee, N.C. to take on the Western Carolina Catamounts at 5 p.m. inside the Ramsey Center.


Bucs get first home victory of season Friday vs. Alabama A&M

JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (Nov. 29, 2013) – In search of its first home victory of the 2013-14 season, the ETSU women’s basketball team got what it was seeking Friday night with an 82-65 victory over the Alabama A&M Bulldogs inside Brooks Gym.


ETSU welcomes Alabama A&M Friday in Brooks Gym

JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (Nov. 28, 2013) – Looking to get back on track after dropping its second-consecutive home contest on Sunday, Nov. 24, the ETSU women’s basketball team will host the Alabama A&M Bulldogs on Friday evening at 7 p.m. inside Brooks Gym.


Women’s basketball takes time to give back to the community

JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (Nov. 26, 2013) – In the midst of the holiday season, members of the ETSU women’s basketball team took time Tuesday to give back to the community and provide service to its supporters from throughout Johnson City.


First half struggles doom Bucs on Sunday in Brooks Gym

JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (Nov. 24, 2013) – The ETSU women’s basketball team dropped a 92-79 decision to Saint Francis (Pa.) on Sunday afternoon inside Brooks Gym.


ETSU set to host St. Francis (Pa.) Sunday inside Brooks Gym

JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (Nov. 23, 2013) – After falling in its home opener at Freedom Hall to Morehead State, 77-69, the ETSU women’s basketball team (1-2) will look to get back on track versus St. Francis (Pa.) (0-3) on Sunday afternoon at 1:30 p.m. inside Brooks Gym.


ETSU falls in home opener vs. Morehead State, 77-69

JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (Nov. 21, 2013) – A 14-2 Morehead State run over the final four minutes of the game proved to be too much for ETSU as the Eagles pulled away to down the Buccaneers, 77-69, on Thursday evening inside the Freedom Hall Civic Center.


Bucs to open home slate vs. Morehead State at Freedom Hall

JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (Nov. 20, 2013) – After two good tests on the road to begin the 2013-14 season, the ETSU women’s basketball team returns to Johnson City for its home opener against Morehead State on Thursday evening at 4:45 p.m. as part of the First Bank and Trust Company Roundball Showcase. The women’s game is part of a Thursday night doubleheader with the men who are set to tip at 7 p.m.


Information released regarding First Bank and Trust Company Roundball Showcase at Freedom Hall

JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (Nov. 19, 2013) – The ETSU Department of Intercollegiate Athletics released information Tuesday regarding its upcoming men’s and women’s basketball events which will be played in the Freedom Hall Civic Center.


Christopher named College Sports Madness A-Sun POTW

JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (Nov. 18, 2013) – Sophomore guard Chandler Christopher (Greeneville, Tenn.) has been named College Sports Madness Atlantic Sun Player of the Week after a career-best performance in an 81-72 win at Appalachian State on Tuesday, Nov. 12.


Women’s basketball signs four during early signing period

JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (Nov. 18, 2013) – First-year ETSU head coach Brittney Ezell announced Monday the signing of Kaylee Barnard (Orlando, Fla.), Shomari Kendrick (Lexington, Ky.), Mendy McNeese (Greeneville, Tenn.) and Malloree Schurr (Montgomery, Texas) to National Letters of Intent for the 2014-15 season.


Women’s basketball tops Mountaineers, 81-72, in Boone

BOONE, N.C. (Nov. 12, 2013) – The ETSU women’s basketball team topped the Appalachian State Mountaineers, 81-72, behind 17 points from both Cara Bowling (Elizabethton, Tenn.) and Chandler Christopher (Greeneville, Tenn.) on Tuesday evening inside the Holmes Center on the ASU campus.


Women’s basketball on the road again Tuesday at App State

BOONE, N.C. (Nov. 11, 2013) – Following a tough overtime loss to begin the season this past Friday evening in Memphis, the ETSU women’s basketball team will look to right the ship against regional rival Appalachian State on Tuesday evening at 5:30 p.m. inside the Holmes Center.


Bucs battle, but fall in overtime at Memphis, 77-74

MEMPHIS, Tenn. (Nov. 8, 2013) – In a highly-competitive and energized contest, the ETSU Buccaneers and the Memphis Tigers needed an extra five minutes to decide the winner as UM held off a late ETSU run in overtime to top the Blue and Gold, 77-74, inside Elma Roane Fieldhouse.


Women's basketball to begin regular season Friday at Memphis

MEMPHIS, Tenn. (Nov. 7, 2013) – The ETSU women’s basketball team will begin the 2013-14 regular season with a trip across the state to Memphis to take on the Memphis Tigers on Friday, Nov. 8, at 5 p.m. inside Elma Roane Fieldhouse.


ETSU athletics announces new Nike apparel deal

JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (Nov. 5, 2013) – The ETSU Department of Intercollegiate Athletics announced Tuesday that it has reached a new agreement with Nike to become the official apparel provider for Buccaneer athletics.


ETSU uses second half surge to throttle Shepherd, 116-82

JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (Nov. 2, 2013) – The ETSU women’s basketball team battled back from a 55-51 deficit at the half and used a 16-2 run over the first six minutes of the second period to begin to pull away from the Shepherd Rams en route to a 116-82 exhibition win.


ETSU begins Ezell era Saturday against Shepherd

JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (Nov. 1, 2013) – The ETSU women’s basketball team will kickoff the 2013-14 season Saturday with an exhibition matchup versus Shepherd University at 1:30 p.m. inside the ETSU/MSHA Athletics Center.


Bucs begin 2013-14 with a bang at Bluenanza 2.0

JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (Oct. 28, 2013) – Approximately 1,500 fans were on hand Monday evening for fun, festivities and fireworks to help usher in the 2013-14 ETSU basketball season at Bluenanza 2.0 presented by Johnson City Honda on the quad in front of Brooks Gym.


Welcome the basketball season with revamped Bluenanza 2.0

JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (Oct. 18, 2013) – The ETSU Department of Intercollegiate Athletics will officially welcome the 2013-14 basketball season with a newly revamped and re-energized Bluenanza event on Oct. 28 beginning at 7 p.m. on the new quad area located in front of Brooks Gym.


ETSU picked fifth; Mitchell named preseason all-league

JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (Oct. 17, 2013) – The ETSU women’s basketball team was picked in a tie for fifth place in a preseason conference poll while senior Destiny Mitchell (Bluffton, Ga.) garnered preseason First Team All A-Sun honors, the league office announced Thursday.


Women’s basketball to host alumni reception on Nov. 2

JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (Oct. 16, 2013) – As part of the 2013 ETSU Homecoming Weekend, the women’s basketball program is inviting all former women’s basketball Buccaneers to an alumni reception on Saturday, Nov. 2, at 6 p.m. at the Johnson City Country Club.


Enter the “Shoot from Brooks” Challenge to Win FREE Tuition

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Mitchell named preseason All A-Sun by College Sports Madness

JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (Oct. 9, 2013) – ETSU senior forward Destiny Mitchell (Bluffton, Ga.) earned a spot on the preseason All-Atlantic Sun First Team by College Sports Madness.


“Meet and Greet” slated for Saturday at Dick’s Sporting Goods

JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (Oct. 8, 2013) – A number of ETSU coaches will be on hand Saturday, Oct. 12, for a “meet and greet” from 2 p.m. – 5 p.m. at Dick’s Sporting Goods in the Johnson City Mall. Participating fans will be in the running for a $50 gift certificate given away at the top of each hour as well as other giveaways throughout.


Women’s basketball officially begins preseason practice

JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (Sept. 30, 2013) – Under first-year head coach Brittney Ezell, the ETSU women’s basketball team officially kicked off preseason practice Monday evening inside the ETSU/MSHA Athletics Center.


Ezell announces 2013-14 schedule

JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (Sept. 4, 2013) – First-year ETSU women’s basketball head coach Brittney Ezell unveiled the program’s 2013-14 schedule Wednesday, complete with contests against 11 teams who qualified for postseason play in 2013.


Bilas to highlight ETSU’s “Holding Court” event on Oct. 8

JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (August 19, 2013) – Join ESPN college basketball analyst Jay Bilas, ETSU head coach Murry Bartow, and a group of the best minds in the game as the ETSU Department of Intercollegiate Athletics hosts an evening of X’s and O’s, game philosophy, and great stories Oct. 8 at the Carnegie Hotel.


State of the SoCon: A message from Commissioner Iamarino

Greetings from the Southern Conference! In appreciation of those who support and follow our institutions, I wanted to share a few thoughts with you on our future.


Ezell announces signing of Vaughan for 2013-14

JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (July 3, 2013) – ETSU women’s basketball head coach Brittney Ezell announced Tuesday that prep guard Adriane Vaughan (Midlothian, Va.) has signed a national letter of intent to join the Lady Bucs for the 2013-14 season.


ETSU athletics makes two major announcements

JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (June 11, 2013) – During a press conference Tuesday inside the D.P. Culp University Center, the East Tennessee State University Department of Intercollegiate Athletics was officially welcomed back into the Southern Conference. In addition, it was announced that ETSU Director of Intercollegiate Athletics Dr. Richard Sander has signed a one-year extension with the program.


ETSU among three invited to join Southern Conference in 2014

HILTON HEAD, S.C. (May 30, 2013) – East Tennessee State University, Mercer University and the Virginia Military Institute have been extended invitations to join the Southern Conference beginning July 1, 2014, SoCon Commissioner John Iamarino announced from the league’s spring meetings Thursday.