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Bucs come up just short against Lipscomb

Bucs come up just short against Lipscomb

January 9th, 2014 10:37 pm by Kelly Hodge

Freshman guard J.C. Hampton swished a 12-foot floater with three seconds left as Lipscomb got its first Atlantic Sun Conference victory of the season, 82-80, in yet another thriller between the teams.

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ETSU’s first football class shaping up nicely

ETSU’s first football class shaping up nicely

January 9th, 2014 10:25 pm by Joe Avento

As the Feb. 5 signing date looms, head coach Carl Torbush and his two assistants Billy Taylor and Teddy Gaines have been trying to sell the merits of a program that won’t start playing until the 2015 season.

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Bucs begin crucial stretch in A-Sun play

January 8th, 2014 8:57 pm by Kelly Hodge

ETSU plays seven of its next nine games at home, beginning Thursday against Lipscomb. The Bucs will finish the regular season with five of the last seven on the road, including the last three.

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Lady Bucs know what to expect at FGCU

January 8th, 2014 8:56 pm by Joe Avento

ETSU's women basketball team plays at Florida Gulf Coast Thursday. It’s been a place where A-Sun teams have basically gone to lose. The Eagles are 55-1 at home in conference games since joining the league.

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Strong start not enough for Bucs against Bears

January 6th, 2014 9:53 pm by Joe Avento

A dream start was too good for the East Tennessee State basketball team to handle. The Bucs jumped out to a commanding 15-1 lead in the opening minutes, but couldn't maintain the momentum as Mercer earned a 73-63 victory Monday night at Hawkins Arena.

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Bucs expect test at Mercer

January 6th, 2014 1:21 am by Joe Avento

ETSU, the Atlantic Sun Conference’s hottest team having won eight of its last 10 games, plays at Mercer tonight in a meeting of two teams with championship aspirations.

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Merriweather's double-double helps Bartow get 300th win

Merriweather's double-double helps Bartow get 300th win

January 5th, 2014 12:46 am by Joe Avento

Freshman guard A.J. Merriweather had 19 points and 10 rebounds in ETSU's 71-55 victory at Kennesaw State on Saturday. It was the 300th career victory for Murry Bartow.

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Bucs look to take recent success on road in A-Sun opener

Bucs look to take recent success on road in A-Sun opener

January 3rd, 2014 5:27 pm by Joe Avento

As the East Tennessee State basketball team prepares to hit the road for the first time in Atlantic Sun Conference play this season, the Bucs are hoping to continue their recent form. The Bucs have won seven of their last nine and play at Kennesaw State o

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Lady Bucs rally past Lipscomb for 78-75 A-Sun win

Lady Bucs rally past Lipscomb for 78-75 A-Sun win

January 2nd, 2014 10:25 pm by Joe Avento

Serena Clark had 18 points and 12 rebounds and the East Tennessee State women’s basketball team pulled out a 78-75 victory over Lipscomb in its Atlantic Sun Conference opener Thursday night at the Minidome.

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