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Lady 'Toppers end season in Region semifinal

October 21st, 2014 10:05 pm by Jeff Birchfield

Jefferson County scored three goals in the first five minutes and four in the first 19 minutes to defeat Science Hill 4-0 on Tuesday night in the Region 1-AAA girls' soccer semifinal at Leroy Shannon Field.

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Deal reached, Freedom Hall to host Buccaneer basketball

Deal reached, Freedom Hall to host Buccaneer basketball

October 21st, 2014 10:14 pm by Nathan Baker

After months of pre-planning and advance ticket sales, it's officially "game on" at Freedom Hall Civic Center for the East Tennessee State University men's basketball team.

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9 University of North Carolina employees fired or disciplined in scandal

9 University of North Carolina employees fired or disciplined in scandal

October 22nd, 2014 2:59 pm by AARON BEARD and EMERY P. DALESIO, Associated Press

The probe found more than 3,100 students - nearly half of them athletes - enrolled in classes they didn't have to show up for and received artificially inflated grades for research papers.

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A photo look at the Lady Cyclones win over Grainger

October 22nd, 2014 11:10 am by Douglas Fritz

Included are Hannah Adams, Sarah Robinson and Haley Burleson

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Adams nets three to lift Cyclones in Region

Adams nets three to lift Cyclones in Region

October 21st, 2014 10:05 pm by Douglas Fritz

Three goals by Elizabethton senior Hannah Adams helped the Lady Cyclones move past Grainger 4-0 in a Region 1-A/AA semifinal soccer contest Tuesday night at Rider Field.

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Vols' offensive woes show no signs of ending

Vols' offensive woes show no signs of ending

October 21st, 2014 10:05 pm by AP

Tennessee has failed to score a touchdown in its last two SEC games and has given up nearly twice as many sacks as any other SEC team. The Volunteers had zero net yards rushing and gave up seven sacks last week in a 34-3 loss at No. 3 Mississippi.

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Bucs' next scrimmage homecoming for D-B alums

Bucs' next scrimmage homecoming for D-B alums

October 21st, 2014 10:04 pm by Joe Avento

If the home cooking at East Tennessee State's next football scrimmage is anything like at the previous one, the fans in Kingsport are going to have a good time on Thursday.

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Edge training facility closing doors after 11 years

Edge training facility closing doors after 11 years

October 21st, 2014 10:00 pm by Trey Williams

A who's who of area players utilized the Edge Performance Sports Training Center facility to improve pitching, hitting and fielding. But the large building at 2615 South Roan Street made for a tough business model, and it will close up shop on Nov. 15.

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NASCAR could get stuck with another one-win champ

NASCAR could get stuck with another one-win champ

October 21st, 2014 9:57 pm by Jeff Birchfield

Will justice be served in NASCAR's "Chase for the Sprint Cup" championship? To this point, it has been to a certain extent.

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UT football: Vols' offensive struggles show no signs of ending

UT football: Vols' offensive struggles show no signs of ending

October 21st, 2014 2:38 pm by STEVE MEGARGEE, AP Sports Writer

Tennessee has failed to score a touchdown in its last two Southeastern Conference games and has given up nearly twice as many sacks as any other SEC team.

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Buc basketball tickets on sale

Buc basketball tickets on sale

October 21st, 2014 10:57 am by Contributed

The ETSU Department of Intercollegiate Athletics announced Tuesday that individual game and family plan ticket packages are now on sale for the 2014-15 men's basketball season.

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