Johnson City, Tenn. (October 14, 2002)
- East Tennessee State University's women's basketball team began practice this past weekend for the 2002-2003 season.
The Lady Bucs will return nine letter winners in 2002-2003. Head coach Karen Kemp
and her staff has brought in a strong recruiting class to join two talented forwards in senior Misty Copas
(Kingsport, Tenn.) and junior Lauren Trantham
(Asheville, N.C.). The Lady Bucs will open up the season on November 22, versus Tennessee Tech at 7:00 p.m. in Cookeville, Tenn.