East Tennessee State rallied from behind for the second night in a row, erasing an 18-point first-half deficit to beat Sam Houston State 77-63 on Tuesday night in a nonconference game at Freedom Hall.
Chance Johnson hit the game-winning, 3-point shot at the buzzer to cap Volunteer’s rally from a 14-point halftime deficit for a 55-54 win over Sullivan South on Tuesday night in the first round of the 29th annual Hardee’s Classic.
With the transformation of the former Lonesome Pine Raceway to Clay Valley Speedway now complete, the track is scheduled to host the inaugural Wishbone Classic this weekend.
And just like that the season came to a screeching halt for the Mountain 7 and Cumberland District football teams last weekend.
Twelve ETSU players claimed SoCon honors, including seven as first-team members of the two all-conference teams picked by the league’s coaches and media.
ETSU will play Sam Houston State in Tuesday night’s Cayman Islands Classic championship game at Freedom Hall. Chicago State and Jackson State will meet in the consolation game.
In Monday’s women’s game, Notre Dame College started fast and played strong the rest of the way for a 64-53 win over Virginia-Wise.
The Virginia-Wise men and women welcomed Notre Dame College to the Prior Center for a Mountain East Conference basketball doubleheader on Monday. The Falcons swept the Cavaliers, winning the men's game 97-86 and the women's game 64-53.
With the 2018 football season a done deal for Tri-Cities teams, it’s time to take a look back at the things we liked.
Race Moir threw for 146 yards and a touchdown and ran for another 143 yards, including a 27-yard score, and Richlands knocked off top-seeded Ridgeview 31-21 on Saturday in the Region 2D semifinals.
The Sullivan South boys basketball team finished off a busy Saturday by finishing off Sullivan North in a matter of moments, storming to a 75-40 rout of the visiting Golden Raiders.
All season long, Graham’s offense has grabbed headlines. On Saturday, though, it was the G-Men defense that stood out in a 28-7 win over Union in the Region 2D football semifinals at Bullitt Park.
Bad things come in threes. That saying came to life for the J.I. Burton football team in Saturday’s Region 1D semifinal game against Patrick Henry at Emory & Henry College.
Behind record-breaking QB Devlin Hodges, Samford ruined ETSU’s championship party with a 38-27 victory Saturday at Greene Stadium.
Don’t even raise the question of another VHSL Class 2 girls basketball championship when the focus is on the Central Lady Warriors.