“First and foremost, they’re all graduates and that’s the most important thing. They didn’t let basketball use them. They used basketball to get a great education at East Tennessee State. Then they get the honor of making money doing something they love.”
It wasn’t exactly showtime, but the East Tennessee State men’s basketball team got to perform in front of a live audience Saturday.
Steve Forbes has begun to weave his magic as the East Tennessee State men’s basketball team prepares for the coming season.
ETSU head coach Steve Forbes has announced that the Bucs will join a new scheduling alliance for the 2019-20 season. The Alliance will be a consortium of “like-minded” mid-major programs from multiple conferences for the 2019-20 season.
The ETSU men’s basketball team opens the season Nov. 6 with a trip to Atlanta to take on Georgia State
Recruiting never stops, East Tennessee State men’s basketball coach Steve Forbes says, especially when the summer is about to begin and he still has a scholarship to offer.
Donte DiVincenzo came off the bench to score 31 points Monday and lift Villanova to another blowout tournament victory, this time 79-62 over Michigan for its second title in three seasons.
In front of 13,007 spectators, the largest crowd ever to see a women’s basketball game at Indiana, the Hoosiers held off Virginia Tech 65-57 to capture the championship of the Women’s NIT on Saturday at Assembly Hall.
Arike Ogunbowale’s jumper from the corner with a second left gave the Irish a 91-89 overtime victory Friday night, one that dealt the Huskies a second straight stunning end to an undefeated season in the Final Four
Virginia Tech advanced to the semifinals of the Women’s NIT with a 74-67 victory over Alabama on Sunday at Cassell Coliseum.
Sixth-seeded Oregon State defeated third-seeded Tennessee 66-59 in the second round Sunday at Thompson-Boling Arena, where the Lady Vols had been 57-0 in NCAA tournament games.
Freshman Rennia Davis scored 18 points and grabbed 11 rebounds in her NCAA debut, and No. 3 seed Tennessee set postseason offensive records in a 100-60 first-round victory over No. 14 Liberty on Friday at Thompson-Boling Arena.
East Tennessee State will take on James Madison in the Women’s NIT, the postseason basketball tournament announced Monday night.
Virginia-Wise will have its third women’s basketball head coach in as many seasons after the school didn’t renew the interim contract of Elise Clyburn.
“Not bad for a team picked 13th,” Tennessee coach Rick Barnes said after the Vols beat Georgia 66-61 to win a share of the Southeastern Conference regular-season title.