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Ezell's first victory came with short-handed roster

Ezell's first victory came with short-handed roster

November 13th, 2013 8:03 pm by Kelly Hodge

Coach Brittney Ezell’s first victory at East Tennessee State came the hard way. Her women’s basketball team defeated old nemesis Appalachian State 81-72 Tuesday night in Boone, N.C., without Destiny Mitchell.

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Morehead sends Bucs to 0-2 start

Morehead sends Bucs to 0-2 start

November 12th, 2013 10:44 pm by Kelly Hodge

ETSU's basketball team will be at home early and often this season, but the friendly confines were of little help the first time out. The Bucs were outscrapped and outhustled by Morehead State in their home opener and lost 71-63.

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Five ’Toppers land deals with D1 schools

Five ’Toppers land deals with D1 schools

November 11th, 2013 8:15 pm by Douglas Fritz

Wednesday is Division I day at Science Hill as five athletes will sign scholarships to continue their careers at the highest point of the next level.

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KGG in spotlight after breakout game

KGG in spotlight after breakout game

November 11th, 2013 8:13 pm by Kelly Hodge

The way his coach sees it, Kinard Gadsden-Gilliard may have exposed himself in East Tennessee State’s basketball season opener, almost doubling his career high with 31 points, in the Bucs’ 80-75 loss at Charlotte.

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Former Press sports editor has seen it all in 103 years

Former Press sports editor has seen it all in 103 years

November 9th, 2013 9:59 pm by Trey Williams

The first Johnson City Press sports editor wasn’t around long, but Earl Nidiffer is happy to report on sports memories he’s made for more than 100 years.

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Charlotte hangs on to beat Bucs

Charlotte hangs on to beat Bucs

November 9th, 2013 12:33 am by Kelly Hodge

Kinard Gadsden-Gilliard carried the East Tennessee State basketball team to the brink of another upset in Halton Arena, but the Bucs couldn’t finish without him.

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History on Bucs' side against Charlotte

History on Bucs' side against Charlotte

November 7th, 2013 6:56 pm by Kelly Hodge

History can’t help the East Tennessee State basketball team when it tips off a new season tonight at Charlotte. But it can’t hurt. The Bucs have won three of their four previous games against the 49ers.

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New ball cleared for takeoff at college diamonds

New ball cleared for takeoff at college diamonds

November 6th, 2013 6:06 pm by Kelly Hodge

Those defensive-minded pitchers’ duels that have become more frequent in college baseball the last couple of years are apparently on their way back out. The NCAA has cleared the way for use of a new ball that will fly farther and, it hopes, increase the

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Get ready for plenty more fouls

Get ready for plenty more fouls

November 5th, 2013 11:14 am by Joe Avento

In an effort to increase scoring, the NCAA has changed the way officials will call games. More fouls — likely many more fouls — will be called when the season gets underway this week.

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Bucs vs Mars Hill

November 3rd, 2013 11:55 pm by Dave Boyd

Bucs vs Mars Hill Dave Boyd/Johnson City Press Bucs vs Mars Hill

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