East Tennessee St. Rumors & News

  • Wichita State assistant Steve Forbes to be next head coach at ETSU

    CBSSports.com "Wichita State assistant Steve Forbes has reached an agreement in principle to become the next head coach at East Tennessee State University, a source told CBSSports.com. A formal announcement is expected soon. An introductory press conference is tentatively scheduled for Monday." March 27

  • Murry Bartow fired at ETSU

    ESPN.com "East Tennessee State has fired Murry Bartow as its coach, sources told ESPN. Bartow, 53, took over at ETSU in 2003 and led the program to a pair of NCAA tournament appearances, in 2009 and 2010. However, the expectations are high for the Buccaneers and the program hasn't finished in the top..." March 14

  • ETSU's Giplaye suffers knee injury

    Johnson City Press "East Tennessee State senior forward Ron Giplaye was injured during practice on Wednesday morning and his status for the rest of the season is up in the air. Giplaye landed awkwardly on his leg during a drill and went down in obvious pain. He suffered a knee injury and was on the way to see a..." December 13

  • Judge rules against NCAA in revolutionary O'Bannon case

    ESPN.com "In a landmark decision, a federal judge ruled Friday that the NCAA is in violation of the nation's antitrust laws by restricting the compensation that major college football and men's basketball student-athletes can receive for use of their names, images and likenesses. U.S. District Court..." August 08

  • Former Indiana center Peter Jurkin transferring to East Tennessee State

    Indianapolis Star "Former Indiana center Peter Jurkin is headed south to continue his college career. The one-time member of IU's celebrated 2012 recruiting class tweeted Wednesday that he's transferring to East Tennessee State, where he will have two years of eligibility remaining." August 07

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