ETSU Men's Basketball to face Wake Forest in NCAA Tournament
ETSU coaches, players and fans celebrate after their matchup with Wake Forest was revealed
ETSU coaches, players and fans celebrate after their matchup with Wake Forest was revealed

Sunday, March 16, 2003

JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (Mar. 16, 2003) - The East Tennessee State University men's basketball team will face the Wake Forest Demon Deacons on Friday, Mar. 21 in the first round of the NCAA Division I Men's Basketball Tournament from the St. Petersburg Times Forum in Tampa, Fla. and hosted by the University of South Florida. East Tennessee State (20-10) was awarded the No. 15 seed in the East Region of the tournament after winning the Southern Conference Men's Basketball Championship over Chattanooga, 97-90, on Mar. 8 from Charleston, S.C. Wake Forest (24-5) is the No. 2 seed in the East, and was an at-large selection into the tournament after winning the Atlantic Coast Conference regular season championship. This is WFU's third-straight NCAA Tournament appearance, and is the ETSU's first since 1992. Ticket and travel information will be posted on as soon as it becomes available.
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