East Tennessee St. Rumors & News

  • Chattanooga 73, East Tennessee State 67

    The Sports Xchange "A huge disparity in free throws helped Chattanooga beat East Tennessee State 73-67 in the Southern Conference final Monday at Asheville, N.C., sending the Mocs to the NCAA Tournament. Top-seeded Chattanooga (29-5) sank 26 of 31 foul shots, while second-seeded East Tennessee State (23-11) was..." March 08

  • Former Missouri men's basketball player Deuce Bello to transfer to East Tennessee State

    Columbia Missourian "After playing just one season for the Missouri men’s basketball team, former guard Deuce Bello will reportedly play his final season of collegiate basketball at East Tennessee State University, according to Jon Rothstein of CBS Sports. Missouri announced Bello’s departure from the program on..." August 25

  • Report: Ge'Lawn Guyn to transfer to East Tennessee State

    The Score "Ge'Lawn Guyn may now be a Buccaneer. The former Cincinnati guard is reportedly taking his talents to East Tennessee State, according to Scout.com's Evan Daniels. As a graduate transfer, he will be eligible immediately." June 23

  • East Tenn. State lands former Indiana PF/four-star recruit Mosquera-Perea

    CBS Sports "Hanner Mosquera-Perea, who was a four-star recruit when he committed to Indiana in 2010, will finish his career at East Tennessee State. The school announced Mosquera-Perea as a new member on Tuesday. The power forward averaged 6.5 points and 2.7 rebounds for Indiana last season. He'll sit..." June 10

  • Mosquera-Perea headed to East Tennessee State

    Indianapolis Star "Former Indiana men's basketball player Hanner Mosquera-Perea is transferring to East Tennessee State. Mark Adams, his AAU coach and legal guardian, confirmed the move in a text message to The Star. ESPN first reported Mosquera-Perea's decision. A 6-9 forward with exceptional athleticism,..." June 01

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

    CBS Sports "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 "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 "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