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Wilson yet to rediscover shooting touch

Wilson yet to rediscover shooting touch

January 10th, 2014 7:11 pm by Kelly Hodge

Lester Wilson still has the prettiest jumper in the gym, but the shots have gotten increasingly difficult to dial in. Consequently, you don’t see Wilson shooting nearly as often this season.

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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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Milligan searching for answers

Milligan searching for answers

January 9th, 2014 5:23 pm by Jeff Birchfield

If you count two exhibition contests, the Buffaloes have lost seven straight games after dropping a 73-72 decision Wednesday night to Virginia Intermont.

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Science Hill still streaking despite attrition

Science Hill still streaking despite attrition

January 8th, 2014 8:58 pm by Trey Williams

Any transfer of power in the Big Seven Conference is still a work in progress. Science Hill overcame 28 points from former Hilltoppers point guard Patrick Good and 15 from fellow Science Hill transfer Brendan Coleman for a 74-65 victory on Tuesday at Sci

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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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Tarter, Lady 'Toppers beat Crockett for 44th straight league win

January 8th, 2014 2:23 am by Trey Williams

Tianna Tarter scored 21 of her 25 points in the first half and Science Hill won its 44th straight regular-season conference game with a defeat of David Crockett on Tuesday at Science Hill.

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’Toppers rally past Crockett for 60th straight league win

’Toppers rally past Crockett for 60th straight league win

January 7th, 2014 11:03 pm by Trey Williams

David Crockett had a good shot at beating Science Hill on Tuesday, but good shooting by Kaden Wampler helped the Hilltoppers rally to win their 60th straight regular-season conference game, 74-65 on Tuesday.

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Boone holds off Vikings for Big Eight win

January 7th, 2014 10:41 pm by Jeff Birchfield

Daniel Boone avoided a last-second knockout, holding off Tennessee High 59-57 in the Big Eight Conference game at Bobby Snyder Gymnasium.

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