East Tennessee State finally put together the complete game that coach Steve Forbes had been looking for.
East Tennessee State rallied from behind for the second night in a row, erasing an 18-point first-half deficit to beat Sam Houston State 77-63 on Tuesday night in a nonconference game at Freedom Hall.
ETSU will play Sam Houston State in Tuesday night’s Cayman Islands Classic championship game at Freedom Hall. Chicago State and Jackson State will meet in the consolation game.
Georgia State scored the final five points in the closing seconds to pull away for a 74-68 victory over ETSU on Tuesday night.
College basketball scheduling expert Mark Adams: “The Power Five and the Big East, they schedule together. It’s a cartel. It’s collusion although it’s legal. Those teams play 88 percent of their nonconference games at home or a neutral site. That stacks all the metrics in their favor.”
When East Tennessee State men’s basketball coach Steve Forbes met with members of the media this week at Wild Wing Cafe, he offered a glimpse into the upcoming season.
East Tennessee State’s basketball teams are ready to tip off the season after the men were picked third and the women shared the role of preseason favorite in the Southern Conference coaches’ poll.
“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.
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.
East Tennessee State will take on James Madison in the Women’s NIT, the postseason basketball tournament announced Monday night.
Mister Jennings, ETSU’s former All-America point guard, is putting together a documentary called “4Ever.”
After posting the nation’s longest winning streak at 16 games on Feb. 12, the Bucs ended the season by losing five of their last eight games.