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Tennessee Tech Golden Eagles men's basketball

The Tennessee Tech Golden Eagles men's basketball team is the men's basketball team that represents Tennessee Technological University in Cookeville, Tennessee, United States. The school's team currently competes in the Ohio Valley Conference.

Tennessee Tech Golden Eagles
2018–19 Tennessee Tech Golden Eagles men's basketball team
Tennessee Tech Athletics pre-2005 logo.svg
UniversityTennessee Technological University
Head coachJohn Pelphrey (1st season)
ConferenceOhio Valley
LocationCookeville, Tennessee
ArenaEblen Center
(Capacity: 9,282)
NicknameGolden Eagles
ColorsPurple and Gold[1]
         
NCAA Tournament Appearances
1958, 1963
Conference Tournament Champions
1967
Conference Regular Season Champions
1956, 1958, 1963, 1985, 2001, 2002, 2005

Postseason resultsEdit

NCAA Tournament resultsEdit

The Golden Eagles have appeared in two NCAA Tournaments. Their combined record is 0–2.

Year Round Opponent Result
1958 Regional Quarterfinals Notre Dame L 61–94
1963 Regional Quarterfinals Loyola–Chicago L 42–111

NIT resultsEdit

The Golden Eagles have appeared in two National Invitation Tournaments (NIT). Their combined record is 3–2.

Year Round Opponent Result
1985 First Round Tennessee L 62–65
2002 Opening Round
First Round
Second Round
Quarterfinals
Georgia State
Dayton
Yale
Memphis
W 64–62
W 68–59
W 80–61
L 73–79

CIT resultsEdit

The Golden Eagles have appeared in two CollegeInsider.com Postseason Tournaments (CIT). Their combined record is 0–2.

Year Round Opponent Result
2011 First Round Western Michigan L 66–74
2012 First Round Georgia State L 43–74

Vegas 16 resultsEdit

The Golden Eagles have appeared in one Vegas 16. Their record is 0–1.

Year Round Opponent Result
2016 Quarterfinals Old Dominion L 59–75

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Logos & Colors | Marketing Toolkit | Tennessee Technological University". Retrieved April 25, 2017.

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