David Boyden selected as men’s basketball assistant coachSteve Payne has rounded out his men's basketball coaching staff with the addition of David Boyden as assistant coach. Boyden comes to Tech from Western Kentucky where he helped coach the Hilltoppers to an NCAA appearance and a Sun Belt Conference championship.
Worldwide audience to see Golden Eagles in OVC Championship gameFor the first time since 1986, neither Murray State or Austin Peay will play in the OVC Championship Contest. Instead, for the first time since 2003, the no. 4 seeded Golden Eagles of Tennessee Tech will match up against the no. 2 Eagles of Morehead State in Saturday's 7 p.m. showdown.
Golden Eagles head to semis; Martin falls in MunicipalJud Dillard recorded his fourth double-double on the season while Kevin Murphy put his ninth 20+ point performancev of the season in the books to lead the Golden Eagles to a 83-59 victory over the no. 8 seeded Skyhawks in the quarterfinal round of the OVC Tournament.
Murphy and Swansey receive post-season honorsTTU juniors Kevin Murphy and Zac Swansey make appearances on the All-OVC Men’s Basketball lists as voted upon by head coaches and Sports Information Directors throughout the league, and announced by the conference office on Tuesday.
Zac Swansey voted OVC Newcomer of the WeekJunior guard Zac Swansey has been selected as the Ohio Valley Conference adidas Newcomer of the Week for the second time this season, for his solid efforts last week in two wins by the Golden Eagles.
First 300 fans wearing purple admitted free Saturday nightThe first 300 fans who are wearing purple into Eblen Center Saturday night will be admitted free to Tennessee Tech's Ohio Valley Conference doubleheader against Jacksonville State. Gates open at 4:30 p.m. and the women's game tips at 5:30.
Tech to host Think Pink, Pack The House Night SaturdayFans are encouraged to wear pink and to fill the stands Saturday night when the Golden Eagle basketball teams host a doubleheader in Eblen Center. All fans wearing pink for "Think Pink" Night can buy tickets for one dollar.