JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (AP) — Cameron Jackson had 18 points and seven rebounds on Friday night and Wofford knocked off conference-leading East Tennessee State 75-71.
JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (AP) — Zane Najdawi scored 24 points, including a late tie-breaking 3-pointer, and Frankie Johnson hit four free throws in the final 17 seconds to help The Citadel beat East Tennessee State 84-82 on Tuesday night.
JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (AP) — Desonta Bradford scored 22 points, Peter Jurkin had a double-double and East Tennessee State rolled to its 15th straight win on Saturday 81-61 over Chattanooga.
Jurkin had 16 points and 13 rebounds for the Buccaneers (21-4, 12-0 Southern Conference), who tied the 1952-53 team for the second longest winning streak. ETSU won 16 straight in 2003-04. Jalan McCloud added 15 points and David Burrell 14.
JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (AP) — Desonta Bradford scored 16 points, including two 3-pointers, and East Tennessee State extended its win streak to 10 with a 66-50 victory over Western Carolina on Saturday.
Bradford was 5 of 9 from the field and hit all four of his free throws. Jalan McCloud added 13 points for East Tennessee State (16-4, 7-0 Southern Conference), which shot 49 percent from the field and controlled the glass 38-28.
GREENVILLE, S.C. (AP) — Desonta Bradford scored 12 points, including the winning layup with 4 seconds left, and East Tennessee State beat Furman 62-61 on Thursday night to win its ninth straight game, their longest win streak under coach Steve Forbes.
Jalan McCloud scored 12 points with six assists and David Burrell added 11 points for the Buccaneers (15-4, 6-0 Southern Conference), who shot 40 percent from the floor in a game that featured 12 lead changes and four ties.
JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (AP) — David Burrell and Devontavius Payne had 17 points apiece as East Tennessee State remained unbeaten in Southern Conference action after dominating VMI 89-48 on Saturday afternoon.
BIRMINGHAM, Ala. (AP) — Desonta Bradford scored 18 points and East Tennessee State rolled to a 90-72 victory over Samford on Thursday night for its fifth straight win.
Devontavius Payne closed the first half with a 3-pointer and Peter Jurkin opened the second with a dunk as ETSU (11-4, 2-0 Southern Conference) used a 20-5 run for a 59-39 lead with 15 minutes left and cruised from there. Jermaine Long hit back-to-back 3s during the stretch.
MACON, Ga. (AP) — Jalan McCloud scored 22 points with four 3-pointers and East Tennessee State ran away from Mercer 74-55 on Sunday to open defense of its Southern Conference championship.
ETSU (10-4) shot 57 percent from the floor (29-for-51) and made 10 of 18 from 3-point range (57 percent). Desonta Bradford and Bo Hodges each scored 12 for the Buccaneers.
JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (AP) — David Burrell had his first career double-double with 18 points and 10 rebounds to lead East Tennessee State to an 84-65 victory over Division II Tusculum on Thursday night.
East Tennessee State (9-4) used the game as a tune up before opening Southern Conference play against Mercer on Sunday.
JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (AP) — Desonta Bradford scored 16 points, Jalan McCloud added 15 and East Tennessee State beat Delaware State 81-57 on Monday night.
Bradford shot 4 of 4 from long range and McCloud was 6 of 8 from the floor. Devontavius Payne and Kanayo Obi-Rapu added 11 points apiece for East Tennessee State (2-2), which shot 52 percent from the field. Peter Jurkin grabbed a game-high 10 rebounds and chipped in nine points.
Kobe Gantz scored 17 points to lead Delaware State (1-4).
SAVANNAH, Ga. (AP) — Devontavius Payne scored a career-high 28 points off the bench on 10-of-19 shooting with 6-14 3-pointers and sparked a game-changing run to lead East Tennessee State over Savannah State 76-61 on Monday for the Buccaneers' first win of the season.
Jason Williams hit a career-high five 3-pointers, David Burrell grabbed 12 rebounds and Desonta Bradford had 10 points, 10 rebounds and eight assists for ETSU.
JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (AP) — T.J. Cromer scored a career-high 32 points and East Tennessee State beat Furman 93-81 in overtime on Wednesday night in a battle for dominance atop the Southern Conference.
Cromer and A.J. Merriweather sank back-to-back 3-pointers as part of a 13-4 surge to start the overtime period, thrusting the Buccaneers (23-6, 13-3) into an 86-78 lead with 1:38 to go and they cruised to the win from there.
HOMEWOOD, Ala. (AP) — T.J. Cromer scored 27 points, Desonta Bradford had 21 — 11 in the second overtime — and East Tennessee State pulled away from Samford for a 96-86 win Wednesday night.
Samford's Christian Cunningham sent the game into its second overtime when he hit a contested 3 at the buzzer as he was drifting left to tie it at 78.
Bradford made 1 of 2 free throws with 23 seconds left in regulation tying it at 70. Josh Sharkey missed a 3 with two seconds left at the end of regulation.
JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (AP) — T.J. Cromer and Desonta Bradford scored 17 points apiece, A.J. Merriweather added 16, and Eastern Tennessee State beat Wofford 79-72 on Sunday.
David Burrell scored 12 points on 5-of-10 shooting and the Buccaneers (15-5, 5-2 Southern) made 30 of 52 field goals (57.7 percent) and outrebounded the Terriers 31-23.
Burrell's 3-pointer with 4:28 left in the first half put ETSU up for good, 32-29, and the Buccaneers led 41-37 at halftime.
JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (AP) — Francis Alonso scored 24 points and UNC Greensboro made 13 3-pointers and beat East Tennessee State 83-79 on Thursday night.
CHARLESTON, S.C. (AP) — T.J. Cromer had 19 points and four steals, Devontavious Payne hit 4 of 6 from 3-point range and scored 19 more and ETSU cruised to a 115-71 win over The Citadel on Thursday night.
A.J. Merriweather scored 14, Hanner Mosquera-Perea and Tevin Glass had 12 points apiece and Jermaine Long added 11. David Burrell had 10 points and eight rebounds while Glass added seven rebounds, four assists and two steals.
JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (AP) — T.J. Cromer tossed in 21 points and East Tennessee State scored more than 100 points for the second time this season with a 102-75 romp past VMI in the Southern Conference opener for both schools Saturday afternoon.
The Buccaneers beat Detroit Mercy, 107-78, November 14. At 11-3 the Bucs are off to their best start since the 1990-91 squad opened on a 14-1 roll.
DAYTON, Ohio (AP) — Charles Cooke had 24 points, eight rebounds and a career-high four blocks, Kendall Pollard added 12 points and a career-high 12 rebounds, and Dayton pulled away early to beat East Tennessee State 75-61 on Saturday to win its fifth straight.
SIOUX FALLS, S.D. (AP) — Hanner Mosquera-Perea scored 15 points and A.J. Merriweather 13 and East Tennessee pulled away in the second half for an 86-62 win over Milwaukee in the Sanford Pentagon Showcase on Friday.
David Burrell added 12 points and Devontavius Payne had 11 for the Buccaneers (3-1), who outscored the Panthers (1-3) 45-24 in the second half.
JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (AP) — David Burrell scored 21 points on 8-of-8 shooting from the field, and six players scored in double figures for East Tennessee State in a 96-59 season-opening win over Fordham on Friday night.
Burrell, who played just 16 minutes, made all four 3-pointers as the Buccaneers combined to make 12 of 23 attempts from beyond the arc.