ETSU Day of Giving – Five Things to Know

JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (April 14, 2021) -- As the annual ETSU Day of Giving campaign is set to begin this Thursday at 9 a.m., below are the Five Things to Know to support our student-athletes.


ETSU Day of Giving: Virtual Sellout

JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (April 8, 2021) – ETSU Athletics Department is officially one week out from the annual Day of Giving which begins at noon on April 15 and runs through Homecoming. ETSU is full of traditions that we hold sacred and we are inviting all fans to be part of our traditions as we continue to give on our Day of Giving.


What They Are Saying About Coach Oliver

On Monday, Desmond Oliver became the 18th head coach in ETSU men's basketball history.


Desmond Oliver Named ETSU Men’s Basketball Head Coach

JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (April 5, 2021) – During a press conference held Monday afternoon inside Gordon Ball Court, East Tennessee State University Director of Athletics Scott Carter announced the hiring of Desmond Oliver as the new head coach of the ETSU men’s basketball program.


Commish Chat Episode 18: Scott Carter

Commish Chat is a series of one-on-one interviews between Southern Conference Commissioner Jim Schaus and various student-athletes, coaches, administrators, media members and more as they discuss SoCon athletics and issues that affect college athletics on a broader scale.


Ledarrius Brewer named finalist for Lou Henson National Player of the Year award

BOSTON (March 19, 2021) -- ETSU red-shirt junior guard Ledarrius Brewer (Meridian, Miss.) was named a finalist for the Lou Henson National Player of the Year award, which was announced by the awards committee on Thursday.


Ledarrius Brewer earns NABC All-District honors

KANSAS CITY, Mo. (March 16, 2021) -- ETSU red-shirt guard Ledarrius Brewer (Meridian, Miss.) earned National Association of Basketball Coaches (NABC) all-district honors, as the awards for Division I teams were announced on Tuesday.


Monsanto named finalist for Kyle Macy award

BOSTON (March 11, 2021) -- Coming off a stellar rookie season, ETSU guard Damari Monsanto (Pembroke Pines, Fla.) was named a finalist for the Kyle Macy award. The award is given to the top freshman in Division I basketball.


UNCG uses 3-ball to end Bucs’ run in SoCon semis

ASHEVILLE, N.C. (March 7, 2021) -- The ETSU men’s basketball team had its run for a second straight Southern Conference Tournament title come to an end on Sunday night.