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King carries E. Tennessee St. over W. Carolina 87-69

Jan. 10, 2022 21:29 PM EST

JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (AP) — Jordan King had a career-high 23 points as East Tennessee State defeated Western Carolina 87-69 on Monday night. Ty Brewer had 14 points and eight rebounds for East Tennessee State (10-7, 2-2 Southern Conference). David Sloan added 12 points and 10...

Mack scores 22 to carry Wofford over E. Tennessee St. 68-57

Jan. 08, 2022 19:16 PM EST

JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (AP) — B.J. Mack had 22 points as Wofford got past East Tennessee State 68-57 on Saturday. Mack hit 10 of 13 shots. Max Klesmit had 12 points for Wofford (9-6, 1-2 Southern Conference). Isaiah Bigelow added 12 points and nine rebounds. Morgan Safford had seven...

Editorial Roundup: Tennessee

Jan. 06, 2022 14:22 PM EST

Kingsport Times News. January 5, 2021. Editorial: Start the new year by adopting a shelter pet The story of Ellie, the three-legged dog, should serve as an inspiration for folks to begin a new year with a new family member, a cat or dog from one of the region’s many...

Sloan scores 20 to lift East Tennessee St. over VMI 80-79

Jan. 05, 2022 22:37 PM EST

JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (AP) — David Sloan scored 20 points and East Tennessee State beat VMI 80-79 on Wednesday night. Ledarrius Brewer had 19 points and eight rebounds, Jordan King scored 13 points and grabbed six rebounds for East Tennessee State (9-6, 1-1 Southern Conference). ...

ETSU hires Furman coordinator George Quarles as head coach

Dec. 23, 2021 17:19 PM EST

JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (AP) — East Tennessee State has hired Furman offensive coordinator George Quarles as the Buccaneers' head coach. Athletic director Scott Carter introduced Quarles on Thursday as the 19th coach in ETSU history, describing him as a coach who personifies winning...

Maye lifts North Carolina A&T past East Tennessee St. 69-67

Dec. 14, 2021 22:46 PM EST

JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (AP) — Tyler Maye had a season-high 21 points and made the game-winning shot as North Carolina A&T edged East Tennessee State 69-67 on Tuesday night. Kameron Langley drove to the left of the arc and then passed to Maye, who scored from under the net with 7.2...

Brewer carries ETSU over Morehead St. 82-75

Dec. 11, 2021 19:28 PM EST

JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (AP) — Ledarrius Brewer had a season-high 20 points as ETSU defeated Morehead State 82-75 on Saturday. Jordan King had 18 points for ETSU (7-3), which earned its fourth straight home victory. David Sloan added 12 points and eight assists. Charlie Weber had 11...

East Tennessee State taking part in museum project

Dec. 06, 2021 04:02 AM EST

JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (AP) — East Tennessee State University is taking part in a project to help museums across the state better use resources by working together. The university received nearly $100,000 from the Institute of Museum and Library Services. The grant is part...

Brewer leads East Tennessee State to lopsided victory

Dec. 04, 2021 22:27 PM EST

JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (AP) — Ledarrius Brewer registered 19 points and nine rebounds as East Tennessee State rolled past Lenoir-Rhyne 90-66 on Saturday night. Charlie Weber had 17 points for the Buccaneers (6-3). Kordell Charles added 14 points, while Jaden Seymour scored...

ETSU rallies to edge Kennesaw 32-31 in FCS 2nd round

Dec. 04, 2021 18:27 PM EST

JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (AP) — Tyler Riddell found Nate Adkins on a crossing route in the back of the end zone for a 2-point conversion with 35 seconds to play to give seventh-seeded East Tennessee State a shocking 32-31 win over Kennesaw State on Saturday in the second round of the FCS...