MEDIA WATCH: Nothing on the ETSU coaching search for two days

This really isn’t a good look for local Tri-Cities newspapers. Or ETSU, for that matter.

On Saturday, Jon Rothstein, a college basketball reporter for, reported ETSU interim head men’s basketball coach Jason Shay had interviewed for the position full-time.

But you wouldn’t know that from the local newspapers.

For the second straight day, the Johnson City Press and the Bristol Herald-Courier’s website have ignored the ETSU men’s basketball coaching search.



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