WINSTON-SALEM, N.C. (AP) — Wake Forest program great Randolph Childress is leaving the Demon Deacons coaching staff.
The school announced Childress’ move Wednesday, with Childress saying it...
JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (AP) — Jason Shay has resigned after one season as head coach of the men's basketball team at East Tennessee State.
Athletic director Scott Carter said Shay told him...
WINSTON-SALEM, N.C. (AP) — Ismael Massoud had a career-high 31 points and made 8 of 10 from 3-point range, Wake Forest coach Steve Forbes earned the first ACC win of his coaching career, and the...
WINSTON-SALEM, N.C. (AP) — Daivien Williamson scored 15 points, freshman Carter Whitt added 11 in his debut and Wake Forest returned to the court for the first time in 34 days, getting a 70-62...
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Wake Forest says redshirt freshman Tariq Ingraham is out for the season as he recovers from...
WINSTON-SALEM, N.C. (AP) — Tariq Ingraham and Jalen Johnson combined for 35 points in their Wake Forest debuts, helping Steve Forbes win his first game with the Demon Deacons, 111-51 over Delaware...
Steve Forbes inherited a big challenge at Wake Forest.
He left East Tennessee State after a 30-win season that included a sweep of the Southern Conference regular-season and tournament...
WINSTON-SALEM, N.C. (AP) — Graduate transfer Jalen Johnson has decided to play at Wake Forest instead of East Tennessee State.
Johnson announced the change in a social-media post...
WINSTON-SALEM, N.C. (AP) — Wake Forest has added East Tennessee State transfer Daivien Williamson to the men’s basketball roster, rejoining new Demon Deacons coach Steve Forbes.
WINSTON-SALEM, N.C. (AP) — UNLV graduate transfer Jonah Antonio says he will join Wake Forest.
The 6-foot-5 guard announced his decision in a social-media post Thursday.
JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (AP) — East Tennessee State is promoting Jason Shay to fill the head coaching vacancy that arose when Steve Forbes left for Wake Forest.
RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) — New Wake Forest coach Steve Forbes knows he’ll have to tweak his approach to configuring a roster now in a challenging rebuilding job. It starts with figuring out how many...
Wake Forest has hired East Tennessee State’s Steve Forbes as its men’s basketball coach.
The school announced the hiring Thursday following a search that concluded less than a week after the...
JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (AP) — East Tennessee has added guard Jalen Johnson as a graduate transfer from Tennessee to a team that won the Southern Conference Tournament title and went 30-4 this...
ASHEVILLE, N.C. (AP) — Isaiah Tisdale said he had a dream that East Tennessee State was going to win the Southern Conference Tournament.
JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (AP) — Bo Hodges scored 19 points, all but one player scored, five reached double figures and East Tennessee State clobbered Division-II Mars Hill 117-48 on Sunday.
ASHEVILLE, N.C. (AP) — As Fletcher Magee ran off a screen, grabbed a pass and with his back to the basket spun around in midair and swished it from 27 feet away, East Tennessee State coach Steve...
JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (AP) — East Tennessee State has signed a 7-footer, adding Oklahoma State transfer Lucas N'Guessan to its roster.
N'Guessan, who is from the Netherlands, will sit out the 2018-19 season due to NCAA transfer rules. He has two years of eligibility remaining.
ETSU coach Steve Forbes said in a statement that "having the opportunity this upcoming year to sit out and work on his game and in the weight room will be invaluable to his future and ours."
ASBURY PARK, N.J. (AP) — The Latest on the induction ceremony for the New Jersey Hall of Fame (all times local):
Steven Van Zandt's Boss has inducted him into the New Jersey Hall of Fame.
Bruce Springsteen, a member of the hall's inaugural class 10 years ago, made a surprise appearance Sunday night to introduce his longtime guitarist and the "Sopranos" TV star.
ASBURY PARK, N.J. (AP) — Award-winning actress Meryl Streep won't be there when she's inducted into the New Jersey Hall of Fame next week.
The Summit native has a last-minute production conflict as part of her role in the HBO series "Big Little Lies" and won't attend the May 6 ceremony in Asbury Park.
JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (AP) — East Tennessee State coach Steve Forbes has signed a new contract that includes an extension and a pay raise.
Athletic director Scott Carter announced Forbes' new deal Monday.
Forbes' annual pay increases from about $450,000 to $650,000. The $650,000 includes a $200,000 annual retention bonus that takes effect July 1. His contract was extended by one year and now runs through the 2022-23 season.
TRENTON, N.J. (AP) — Academy Award winner Meryl Streep, former New York Yankees pitcher Al Leiter (LY'-tur) and E Street Band member Steven Van Zandt are among the 20 newest members of the New Jersey Hall of Fame.
The class of 2017 also includes singers Debbie Harry and Frankie Valli and "Cake Boss" reality TV star Buddy Valastro for the performing arts. Authors Harlan Coben and Anna Quindlen represent arts and letters.
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) — East Tennessee State coach Steve Forbes has agreed to a contract extension running through 2021-22 after leading the Buccaneers to an NCAA Tournament berth last season.
TRENTON, N.J. (AP) — Tom Cruise, "Late Show" host Stephen Colbert and the late Supreme Court Justice Antonin Scalia are among the 51 people nominated for the New Jersey Hall of Fame.
The hall honors people in five categories who live or have lived in New Jersey. Cruise spent part of his early years growing up in New Jersey, and Colbert lives in Montclair. Scalia was born in Trenton.
Other nominees include former Giants quarterback Phil Simms, author Fran Lebowitz and publisher Steve Forbes.
ORLANDO, Fla. (AP) — After watching countless hours of video on Florida forward Devin Robinson, East Tennessee State coach Steve Forbes knew he would be a matchup problem.
Seeing the 6-foot-8 Robinson in person made it even more obvious.
"He's downright scary," Forbes said. "His length really affected us."
ORLANDO, Fla. (AP) — No. 4 seed Florida (24-8) vs. No. 13 seed East Tennessee State (27-7)
First round, East region; Orlando, Florida; 3:10 p.m. EDT
JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (AP) — Junior guard Julian Walters has left East Tennessee State's basketball team.
ETSU coach Steve Forbes announced Walters' departure Wednesday in a release. Forbes said, "We'd love to see him be a part of our program now and in the future, but we also want him to do what he feels is best for him."
Walters had played nine games this season and was averaging 4.0 points, 1.8 rebounds and 10.3 minutes. Forbes said Walters had been named to the Dean's List this past semester.
STARKVILLE, Miss. (AP) — East Tennessee State's Hanner Mosquera-Perea tipped in the game-winning bucket with 1.4 seconds left as the Bucs defeated Mississippi State 67-65 on Wednesday night.
Mississippi State's Lamar Peters sank a 3-pointer to tie the game at 65-65 with 10.9 seconds left. But the last-second put back gave the Bucs their sixth win in the last seven games.