David Sloan had a career-high 20 points, including a jumper with three seconds left to lift East Tennessee State past Missouri State 77-76 on Tuesday night. The Bucs will face Kent State for the Naples Invitational tonight.
Damari Monsanto matched his season high with 24 points plus 10 rebounds as East Tennessee State defeated Mercer 70-64 on Wednesday night.
Columbia International is the third opponent scheduled to play East Tennessee on this night at Freedom Hall. The Buccaneers plan to play the NAIA Rams in front of no fans or media.
ETSU picked up Gardner-Webb as an opponent over the weekend, and then held the Bulldogs off for a 65-60 win on Tuesday night at Freedom Hall.
It took way longer than David Sloan would have liked, but he finally got the news he was waiting for late last week.
George Wythe senior Davion Tillison, who won the Class 1 triple jump state title in 2019, has signed with King University to perform for the Tornado's track and field program...Less than a week after ETSU thought transfer guard David Sloan had his NCAA waiver request denied, the Buccaneers announced on Wednesday that the Kansas State transfer would be eligible for this season.