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Johnson adds another Pro Stock trophy

Johnson adds another Pro Stock trophy

February 24th, 2014 5:41 pm by Jeff Birchfield

Given the circumstances, Allen Johnson understood how his win at the CARQUEST Auto Parts NHRA Nationals was a little overshadowed on Sunday.That same night, NASCAR's 11-time reigning most popular driver Dale Earnhardt Jr. won his second Daytona 500.

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Earnhardt back in Victory Lane at Daytona 500

Earnhardt back in Victory Lane at Daytona 500

February 24th, 2014 8:22 am by The Associated Press

Dale Earnhardt Jr.'s Daytona 500 win was 10 years in the making.

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Lady Vols get measure of Missouri

Lady Vols get measure of Missouri

February 23rd, 2014 10:17 pm by AP

With Missouri closing in, Tennessee showed poise down the stretch to hold off the pesky Tigers 56-50 on Sunday.

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Gregory might make Tarter T's a moot point

Gregory might make Tarter T's a moot point

February 23rd, 2014 10:13 pm by Trey Williams

Science Hill will be without senior Tianna Tarter in a must-win tonight, but coach Keith Turner prefers to point out positives.

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Aggies' Space hits 3-pointer in OT to beat Tennessee again

Aggies' Space hits 3-pointer in OT to beat Tennessee again

February 22nd, 2014 11:51 pm by AP

Antwan Space sank a 3-pointer in overtime to lift Texas A&M to a 68-65 win over Tennessee on Saturday.

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Smith wins Nationwide thriller

Smith wins Nationwide thriller

February 22nd, 2014 11:49 pm by AP

Regan Smith won the season-opening Nationwide Series race at Daytona International Speedway by edging Brad Keselowski at the finish line in overtime.

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Hamlin shooting for Daytona sweep

Hamlin shooting for Daytona sweep

February 22nd, 2014 11:47 pm by AP

Denny Hamlin almost couldn't help himself at the start of his Daytona 500 qualifying race, when his anxiously tried to charge to the front and shake out all the cobwebs and frustration from his injury-plagued season a year ago.

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Cornett keys Elizabethton's OT win

February 22nd, 2014 11:39 pm by Douglas Fritz

Elizabethton guard Austin Cornett's 3-point swish in overtime was the key shot in the Cyclones' 68-57 victory over Grainger in a Region 1-AA quarterfinal Saturday night at Treadway Gym.

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Bucs defeat UNF on bittersweet night

Bucs defeat UNF on bittersweet night

February 22nd, 2014 11:37 pm by Joe Avento

Rashawn Rembert broke the school record for 3-pointers in a season in ETSU's 88-85 win at North Florida, but the victory was soured after Hunter Harris learned at halftime his father had died.

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'Toppers bounced by Pats

'Toppers bounced by Pats

February 22nd, 2014 11:33 pm by Trey Williams

Size mattered and Science Hill didn't measure up with Jefferson County.The Patriots dominated the boards while ending the Hilltoppers' season with a 61-53 victory Saturday night at Jefferson County.

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