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Seahawks defense dominates Super Bowl

Seahawks defense dominates Super Bowl

February 2nd, 2014 10:57 pm by The Associated Press

The Seahawks won their first Super Bowl crown in overpowering fashion, punishing Peyton Manning and the Denver Broncos 43-8. That masterful defense, the NFL’s stingiest, never let the five-time MVP get going, disarming the highest-scoring offense in leagu

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Wilson sparks Bucs' win over Kennesaw State

Wilson sparks Bucs' win over Kennesaw State

February 2nd, 2014 7:36 pm by Staff Report

Lester Wilson scored 19 points to spark a lethargic offense Sunday as the Bucs finally shook off Kennesaw State 86-73. It was his second-best scoring output of the season

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Districts sure to be interesting after wild finish

Districts sure to be interesting after wild finish

February 1st, 2014 10:56 pm by Douglas Fritz

In one way, it was a shame Unicoi County’s game against Sullivan South had to end with such a controversial finish. In another way, it set the stage for what promises to be a very entertaining District 1-AA basketball tournament, which is less than two w

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Hoops takes Crowder around the world

Hoops takes Crowder around the world

February 1st, 2014 7:29 pm by Trey Williams

Nick Crowder doesn’t remember playing double-digit minutes on his seventh-grade team at Indian Trail, but It was a toe in the water leading to a career overseas that would’ve still been almost impossible to foresee for the vast majority of his teen years.

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ETSU looks to bounce back against Owls

ETSU looks to bounce back against Owls

February 1st, 2014 7:26 pm by Kelly Hodge

East Tennessee State didn’t match up well with the team at the top of the Atlantic Sun Conference basketball standings. Now it has to bounce back against the team at the bottom.

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Crockett surprises ’Toppers, 60-41

Crockett surprises ’Toppers, 60-41

January 31st, 2014 11:50 pm by Trey Williams

David Crockett sophomore point guard Patrick Good scored a game-high 21 points as the Pioneers all but eliminated Science Hill’s Big Seven Conference title hopes with a 60-41 victory on Friday.

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South boys, girls pick up wild wins over Unicoi

January 31st, 2014 11:37 pm by Douglas Fritz

Sullivan South's boys emerged in first place in the Three Rivers Conference after a 55-54 win over Unicoi County on Friday night at the Rebels' gym, while the South girls held on for a 54-50 win.

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Bucs have no answer for Thomas

Bucs have no answer for Thomas

January 31st, 2014 11:17 pm by Kelly Hodge

Bud Thomas lit up ETSU for seven 3-pointers in the first half on his way to 28 points as Mercer raced to a 90-77 victory in the Dome for the Bears eighth straight win.

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Keselowski figures he drove better than last season’s results

Keselowski figures he drove better than last season’s results

January 31st, 2014 8:57 pm by Jeff Birchfield

Brad Keselowski said he actually drove better last season than his championship year of 2012. The numbers tell another story with only one win and a 14th-place finish in the series points.

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Unusual goal tops Gordon’s wish list

Unusual goal tops Gordon’s wish list

January 31st, 2014 8:55 pm by Jeff Birchfield

It’s not the Daytona 500, the Brickyard 400, the Coca-Cola 600 or the Bristol night race. Gordon would still love to win one of those elite events, but he starts his wish list with a newer race on the Sprint Cup Series schedule.

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