It wasn’t where the East Tennessee State men’s basketball team wanted the season to end, but the Bucs take playing in the Collegeinsider.com Postseason Tournament seriously.
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University High, coming off an appearance in the TSSAA Class A baseball tournament and returning key players, is favored to win the 2019 Watauga Valley Conference title.
ETSU accepted a bid to the Collegeinsider.com Postseason Tournament late Sunday night and will host Green Bay on Wednesday at Freedom Hall.
No. 22 Auburn won its first Southeastern Conference tournament championship since 1985 by routing eighth-ranked Tennessee 84-64 on Sunday.
What mattered most for participants in Saturday’s Southwest Virginia Fellowship of Christian Athletes basketball games was the chance to put on their high school uniforms one more time and play the game they love.
Lamonte’ Turner sank a go-ahead 3-pointer with 30 seconds left and No. 8 Tennessee rallied to beat No. 4 Kentucky 82-78 in a thriller of a Southeastern Conference semifinal game Saturday.
No. 8 Tennessee defeated Mississippi State 83-76 on Friday to advance to an SEC tournament semifinal meeting with No. 4 Kentucky on Saturday.
Football coach Jeremy Pendergraft and boys basketball coach Brian Coomer both submitted their resignations to the Lee County School Board this week, though both plan to keep teaching at Lee.
Gate City’s Zac Ervin started his senior year on a roll.
Eastside’s Anna Whited is the defensive player of the year, while Thomas Walker’s Laken Burke was named as the team’s underclassman of the year.
Courtney Whitson delivered in every way this season for the Dobyns-Bennett Lady Indians.
It was a magical season in Mountain City, and Blake Atwood was a main reason why.
While all of the Lady Warrior championship teams have had their own strengths and weaknesses, this team was unique. There was never a sense of panic, and there was always a sense of togetherness.
Tennessee forward Grant Williams is The Associated Press’ Southeastern Conference men’s basketball player of the year and Mississippi’s Kermit Davis coach of the year.