Nine Golden Eagles honored at annual Awards DinnerThe 2012-13 women's basketball season was full of surprises. First year head coach Jim Davis returned the program to glory, winning a share of the OVC Regular season title and making the teams 22nd OVC Tournament Finals appearance.
Golden Eagles tripped in overtime in OVC championship gameA gritty, gutsy fight-to the-finish effort by Tennessee Tech made it all the way into overtime, but the Golden Eagles just couldn’t find the range in the extra session and dropped an 87-80 decision to UT Martin in the championship game of the OVC Tournament.
Henderson, Davis grab all-OVC women's basketball honorsTennessee Tech sophomore Diamond Henderson and senior Lashay Davis have earned a duo of all-Ohio Valley Conference selections after helping the Tennessee Tech women's basketball team to a 12-4 conference record and a share of the 2013 OVC Regular Season Championship.
Women's Basketball bids farewell to five seniors in regular season finaleFive seniors, Katherine Barker, Kellie Cook, Kylie Cook, Jala Harris and Lashay Davis, will sport purple and gold for their final time in the Eblen Center Saturday against Morehead State. With the win, the Golden Eagles will clinch the top seed in the East Division and possibly a share of the OVC Regular Season Title.
Scouts, Military honored guests at Thursday doubleheader against EKUTennessee Tech's doubleheader against Eastern Kentucky Thursday night has grown in importance, with both Golden Eagle teams seeking crucial victories. It's a perfect night to call on military and area scouts to help back Tech. Free admission is offered for Military Appreciation Night and Scout Night.
Buy one ticket, get one free for this week's basketball gamesWith so much at stake for both Tennessee Tech basketball teams, the Athletics Dept. is hosting Fan Appreciation Week for the two OVC doubleheaders. Fans can get a free ticket with each ticket purchased for the Thursday games against EKU and Saturday's doubleheader against Morehead State.
Division lead within reach, but huge road test awaitsCAPE GIRARDEAU, Mo. -- The Golden Eagles need to win three games to clinch the top seed in the East Division. Tech hits the road for its final road game of the season to take on Southeast Missouri in a pivotal game in OVC action.
Battle for top spot comes to head as Golden Eagles take on EKUThe Golden Eagle women's basketball team has been waiting all season for this final stretch. Tech is finally in control of its own outcome as two 9-3 teams face-off Monday in a battle for the top spot in the OVC East Division when Tech visits Eastern Kentucky.
Tennessee Tech women's basketball hosts Play 4 Kay awareness eventThe Tennessee Tech women's basketball team will host its annual "Think Pink" event Saturday, in association with the Kay Yow Cancer Foundation and Play 4 Kay. The awareness event will take place during Tech's home game against Jacksonville State, with tipoff at 5:30 p.m.
Youth basketball players invited guests at Saturday doubleheaderAll area Youth basketball teams and players are invited to be special guests of the Golden Eagle basketball teams Saturday evening when Tech hosts an Ohio Valley Conference doubleheader against Jacksonville State. Hoop Troop members are also invited to an afternoon meet-and-greet with the players.
Golden Eagles look to spark a streak at Tennessee StateThe Tennessee Tech women's basketball team returns to Music City Monday to take on division rival Tennessee State. Just one month ago Tech downed the Tigers in the Eblen Center 80-77 and must defeat TSU once again to remain undefeated in the East. Tip-off is set for 7 p.m.
Golden Eagles come out on top in OVC East Division tiltNASHVILLE, Tenn. -- The Tennessee Tech women's basketball team downed Ohio Valley Conference East Division leader Belmont University, 67-62, Saturday evening. Jala Harris led with 21 points while T'Keyah Williams earned the team's first double-double of the year.