King to open season on Jan. 13
Convention Carolinas unveiled its 2021 males’s and girls’s basketball schedule on Wednesday, with the league-only slate scheduled to start on Jan. 13.
The 2021 convention basketball schedule options 16 video games and it’s distinctive in that it has been designed to permit member establishments the flexibility to play back-to-back video games in opposition to the identical league foe on sure weekends the place relevant as a result of challenges of the continued COVID-19 pandemic.
Convention Carolinas males’s and girls’s basketball groups will return to campus for apply on Dec. 28.
King will open its slate on Jan. 13 by internet hosting Emmanuel. The common season will run by Feb. 25.
ETSU to start out in Gulf Coast Showcase
The East Tennessee State males’s basketball workforce will open its season on Nov. 25 by enjoying within the bdG Sports activities’ #BeachBubble on the Gulf Coast Showcase in opposition to Abilene Christian. ETSU is assured to play three video games over the three-day event.
ETSU and Abilene Christian tip-off the first-round match-ups, adopted by Akron and Center Tennessee State. The opposite facet of the bracket options Austin Peay-Omaha and Indiana State taking up East Carolina.
The winner of ETSU-Abilene Christian will face Akron-MTSU on Nov. 26, whereas the 2 dropping groups from spherical one will play Thanksgiving morning.
The championship recreation is slated for Nov. 27.
Waiver granted to ETSU’s Smith
With the school basketball season set to tip off in precisely three weeks, the ETSU males’s basketball workforce obtained some optimistic information on Tuesday when Serrel Smith obtained a waiver by the NCAA, granting him instant eligibility for the upcoming 2020-21 season.
Smith, a 6-foot-4 junior guard, transferred to ETSU this summer season after enjoying his first two seasons at Maryland and can have two years of eligibility remaining.