Former East Tennessee State basketball star Major Geer was remembered as a consummate teammate who did whatever it took to win while leading by example.
Entrenched as an assistant coach at the NCAA Division-I level, Matt Wise has joined head coach Jason Shay’s men’s basketball staff at East Tennessee State.
The world of sports is still kind of crazy thanks to the coronavirus pandemic, but Serrel Smith Jr. knows what it will take for things to start getting back to normal.
Football coaches often talk about taking what the defense gives you.
In his basketball career, former Science Hill and Milligan guard Gabe Goulds always seemed to be part of a winning team.
ELIZABETHTON—Once again, it was time for the Carter County Sports Hall of Fame to serve its main purpose.
East Tennessee State University men’s basketball head coach Jason Shay announced the hiring of Greg Heiar as an assistant coach on Tuesday. Heiar’s start date is effective on July 1.
The novel coronavirus cost East Tennessee State’s basketball team a chance to play in the NCAA Tournament this year. It also cost a group of former Bucs an opportunity to play some tournament ball as well.
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Scott Carter says East Tennessee State athletes will be asked to commit to a pledge when they begin to arrive on campus in earnest next month.
The depth of the East Tennessee State basketball team is going to come down to some decisions made by the NCAA over the next couple of months.
The East Tennessee State men's basketball team picked up a commitment from Maryland transfer Serrel Smith Jr. on Wednesday.
Happy Valley didn’t have to look far to find its new girls basketball coach.
Editor’s Note: This is part of a series of year-in-review stories that will focus on the top achievements by area high schools in the 2019-20 athletic season.
Jalen Riley has a word of advice for East Tennessee State basketball fans.