• 2020 Signing Class: Looking at Daytona State College transfer Marcus Hopkins
    April 30, 2020
    COOKEVILLE, Tenn. – Recently, Tennessee Tech men’s basketball head coach John Pelphrey announced the signing of six individuals for the 2020-21 season. This week, we continue to take a closer look at each member of the newest class of Golden Eagles.
  • 2020 Signing Class: Looking at UNI graduate transfer Shandon "Biggie" Goldman
    April 28, 2020
    COOKEVILLE, Tenn. – Recently, Tennessee Tech men’s basketball head coach John Pelphrey announced the signing of six individuals for the 2020-21 season. This week, we continue to take a closer look at each member of the newest class of Golden Eagles.
  • 2020 Signing Class: Looking at Madisonville North Hopkins High School forward Kenny White Jr.
    April 27, 2020
    COOKEVILLE, Tenn. – Recently, Tennessee Tech men’s basketball head coach John Pelphrey announced the signing of six individuals for the 2020-21 season. This week, we continue to take a closer look at each member of the newest class of Golden Eagles.
  • 2020 Signing Class: Looking at East Limestone High School forward Austin Harvell
    April 24, 2020
    COOKEVILLE, Tenn. – Last week, Tennessee Tech men’s basketball head coach John Pelphrey announced the signing of six individuals for the 2020-21 season. Over the next two weeks, we will take a closer look at each member of the newest class of Golden Eagles.
  • 2020 Signing Class: Looking at Russellville High School guard Taelon Peter
    April 23, 2020
    COOKEVILLE, Tenn. – Last week, Tennessee Tech men’s basketball head coach John Pelphrey announced the signing of six individuals for the 2020-21 season. Over the next two weeks, we will take a closer look at each member of the newest class of Golden Eagles.
  • 2020 Signing Class: Looking at State Fair Community College transfer Damaria Franklin
    April 22, 2020
    COOKEVILLE, Tenn. – Last week, Tennessee Tech men’s basketball head coach John Pelphrey announced the signing of six individuals for the 2020-21 season. Over the next two weeks, we will take a closer look at each member of the newest class of Golden Eagles.
  • Pelphrey and staff announce signing of six for Tech basketball's 2020-21 campaign
    April 16, 2020
    COOKEVILLE, Tenn. – With his first season under his belt and now, officially, a full calendar year as the head coach of the Tennessee Tech men’s basketball program on his resume, John Pelphrey and his staff announced the signing of six student-athletes for the 2020-21 campaign.
  • Jugovic making the best of COVID-19 situation
    March 24, 2020
    LESKOVAC, Serbia – On March 30, former Tennessee Tech guard Aleksa Jugovic will be celebrating his 25th birthday. In this time of uncertainty, the big day won’t be celebrated with a night out on the town. Instead, he will be with his loved ones, practicing social distancing as the coronavirus COVID-19 continues to make its way through the world. It’s a different world than even what it was a month or so ago as people have had to learn to adapt to changes. A look outside and busy streets are nearly deserted, as countless people have gone inside their homes to weather the storm – so to speak – and slow down the spread of the virus.
  • OVC to cancel athletic competitions through end of academic year
    March 16, 2020
    BRENTWOOD, Tenn. – The Ohio Valley Conference Board of Presidents have announced effective immediately the cancelation of all intercollegiate competitions, including OVC Championships, through the end of the 2019-20 academic year due to the COVID-19 public health threat.
  • OVC to Suspend Athletic Activities Until Further Notice
    March 12, 2020
    BRENTWOOD, Tenn. – The Ohio Valley Conference Board of Presidents have announced that effective immediately OVC member institutions will suspend athletic-related activities including all competition, and formal practices until further notice due to the COVID-19 public health threat.
  • Sophomore guard Jr. Clay named to All-OVC Second Team
    March 03, 2020
    BRENTWOOD, Tenn. – Tennessee Tech men’s basketball sophomore Jr. Clay was named to the All-Ohio Valley Conference Second Team Tuesday afternoon as announced by the league.
  • Golden Eagle men see season's end at JSU
    February 29, 2020
    JACKSONVILLE, Ala. – The way Saturday’s game went down to the wire at Jacksonville State, it was almost like déjà vu. It all came down to one final chance with a 3-pointer. Where the one on February 13 fell in the Eblen Center to give the Tennessee Tech men the victory, the final effort on Saturday missed the mark. As the homestanding Gamecocks celebrated their win and the berth into next week’s Ohio Valley Conference tournament in Evansville, Ind., the Golden Eagles saw their season come to a close, falling 75-71.
  • Wings Up Luncheon to be held Monday, Mar. 2, at Golden Eagle Golf Club
    February 27, 2020
    COOKEVILLE, Tenn. - Join us Monday, March 2, at Golden Eagle Golf Club for our March Wings Up Luncheon.
  • Postseason hopes on the line in Tech's regular-season finale at Jacksonville State
    February 28, 2020
    COOKEVILLE, Tenn. – The Tennessee Tech men's basketball team rounds out its 2019-20 regular season with the most important contest of the year Saturday evening, a match-up at Jacksonville State with a berth into the Ohio Valley Conference Tournament hanging in the balance. Simply put, if the Golden Eagles defeat the Gamecocks in the 7:00 p.m. CT tilt, they will earn a trip to Evansville, Ind. and the league's postseason event next week. A loss will end the postseason hopes of Tech and first-year head coach John Pelphrey.
  • Last-second shot falls short in Tech loss at Belmont
    February 27, 2020
    NASHVILLE, Tenn. –  Sometimes, it’s just a game of inches. That was the case in the Curb Event Center Thursday evening, as a last-second, 26-foot heave from sophomore Jr. Clay came up just short, allowing the Belmont Bruins to outlast the Tennessee Tech men’s basketball team, 65-62.
  • Golden Eagles set to square up against Belmont in Nashville
    February 26, 2020
    COOKEVILLE, Tenn. – The Tennessee Tech men's basketball team will head down I-40 for its annual match-up in Nashville with in-state and Ohio Valley Conference foe Belmont Thursday evening. Tip is scheduled for 7:00 p.m. CT and will follow the Tech women's contest against the Bruins, which starts at 5:00 p.m.
  • Tech celebrates Senior Day with crucial OVC win over Southeast Missouri
    February 22, 2020
    COOKEVILLE, Tenn. – For the fourth time in five games, the Tennessee Tech men’s basketball team came out on top in Ohio Valley Conference action, this time besting Southeast Missouri, 71-62, on Senior Day in the Hooper Eblen Center.
  • Tech men's basketball hosts Southeast Missouri in Senior Day contest Saturday
    February 21, 2020
    COOKEVILLE, Tenn. – The Tennessee Tech men's basketball team will play its final regular-season game in the Hooper Eblen Center Saturday afternoon, playing host to Southeast Missouri in a 4:00 p.m. CT tilt. The contest will represent Senior Day, with all set to be honored in a ceremony to be held following the conclusion of the Tech women's game and prior to the start of warm-ups for the men's game.
  • Distributed effort sparks big Golden Eagle win over UT Martin
    February 20, 2020
    COOKEVILLE, Tenn. – One of the best overall efforts of the season propelled the Tennessee Tech men’s basketball team to a 78-65 Ohio Valley Conference victory over in-state rival UT Martin Thursday evening in the Hooper Eblen Center.
  • Golden Eagles set for in-state battle with UT Martin Thursday
    February 19, 2020
    COOKEVILLE, Tenn. – The Tennessee Tech men's basketball team returns to the Hooper Eblen Center Thursday evening, playing host to in-state foe UT Martin in Ohio Valley Conference action. Tip is set for 7:30 p.m. CT as the Golden Eagles look to avenge their loss to the Skyhawks in Martin earlier this month.
  • Tech basketball seniors reflect on their experience
    February 17, 2020
    COOKEVILLE, Tenn. -- There has been so much change and transition with Tennessee Tech basketball over the last four to five seasons, and these players have stuck with it through thick and thin. Their legacies with their programs will be as builders, shapers and molders as their work with the teams aim to propel the Golden Eagles into future success, whether it's this year, the next or near future. With the final home week of the regular-season campaign ahead for the Tennessee Tech men's and women's basketball teams, it was a good time to sit down with the five Golden Eagle seniors and reflect on their time with the teams.
  • Tech struggles on offense in road loss at in-state foe Tennessee State
    February 15, 2020
    NASHVILLE, Tenn. – Offensive struggles proved too much to overcome for the Tennessee Tech men’s basketball team Saturday evening, as the Golden Eagles (7-20, 4-10) fell to in-state foe Tennessee State (16-11, 8-6) in Ohio Valley Conference action in Nashville, 70-55.
  • Tech looks for third-straight win with Saturday affair at Tennessee State
    February 14, 2020
    COOKEVILLE, Tenn. – The Tennessee Tech men's basketball team will look to make it three straight wins Saturday evening, heading to Nashville for an Ohio Valley Conference tilt with in-state rival Tennessee State. Tip for the rematch is set for 7:30 p.m. CT and will follow the women's game, which is set for a 5:30 p.m. start.
  • Crosland's career night, clutch triple lifts Golden Eagles over Jacksonville State
    February 13, 2020
    COOKEVILLE, Tenn. – Kids dream of the moment from the first time they set foot on the hardwood. In the game of basketball, what could be better than putting up the night of your career and hitting a game-winning 3-pointer with under 10 seconds to play?
  • Tech men's basketball to host Jacksonville State Thursday at 6 p.m.
    February 12, 2020
    COOKEVILLE, Tenn. – The Tennessee Tech men's basketball team will take a quick break from road action and return to the Hooper Eblen Center to host Ohio Valley Conference foe Jacksonville State Thursday evening. The single contest will tip at 6:00 p.m. CT and tickets must be purchased separately from the tickets used to attend the women's Education Day game at 11:00 a.m.
  • Golden Eagles prevail late for road victory at Southeast Missouri
    February 08, 2020
    CAPE GIRARDEAU, Mo. – Victory on the hardwood typically comes down to execution when it matters most. That was indeed the case for the Tennessee Tech men’s basketball team Saturday afternoon, as the Golden Eagles (6-19, 3-9) eked out a 62-60 victory at Southeast Missouri (5-20, 1-11) behind two clutch free throws and huge defensive stop.
  • Tech concludes road trip with Saturday showdown at Southeast Missouri
    February 07, 2020
    COOKEVILLE, Tenn. – The Tennessee Tech men's basketball team concludes it's brief, two-game road trip to the west, squaring off against Southeast Missouri in Ohio Valley Conference play Saturday afternoon. Tip is set for a 4:00 p.m. CT start against the Redhawks in Cape Girardeau, Mo. 
  • Golden Eagles can't shake slow start in road loss at UT Martin
    February 06, 2020
    MARTIN, Tenn. – An early hole proved too costly and too big for the Tennessee Tech men’s basketball team to overcome Thursday evening, as the Golden Eagles fell on the road to in-state rival UT Martin in Ohio Valley Conference action, 74-62.
  • Golden Eagles head west for in-state match-up at UT Martin
    February 05, 2020
    COOKEVILLE, Tenn. – The Tennessee Tech men's basketball team hits the road for a two-game trip west, first visiting in-state and Ohio Valley Conference rival UT Martin in a Thursday-evening match-up in the Elam Center. Tip is set for 7:30 p.m. CT. Tech will continue the trip with a 4:00 p.m. Saturday tilt at Southeast Missouri.
  • Earl Wise to be honored as OVC basketball legend at 2020 OVC Tournament
    February 04, 2020
    COOKEVILLE, Tenn. – For the sixth year in a row, the Ohio Valley Conference will recognize men's and women's basketball legends from each of its member institutions during the OVC Basketball Tournament. Honored as this year’s OVC Legend for Tennessee Tech University is a man synonymous with Golden Eagle basketball, Earl Wise.
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