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Unicoi County girls pick up much needed win

January 18th, 2014 10:45 pm by Douglas Fritz

There were several players who came up big for Unicoi. At the head of the list were Hannah Rice and Chelsey Harness. Rice totaled 20 points while Harness had 15 points, seven rebounds and a pair of steals. Coming off an ACL injury this summer, Harness ap

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‘Irish Brigade’ runner remembers former coach with reverence

‘Irish Brigade’ runner remembers former coach with reverence

January 18th, 2014 8:28 pm by Frank Greally

We never called him Dave. We always called him Coach. That was the level of respect that all of the Irish athletes who attended East Tennessee State, myself included, had for Coach Dave Walker.

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Bucs win big for Walker  at Niswonger

Bucs win big for Walker at Niswonger

January 18th, 2014 8:25 pm by Jeff Birchfield

The Bucs won four different events and finished runner-up in five other events in the track meet founded by David Walker, the legendary ETSU coach who died last week at 82.

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Wilson music to Lady ’Landers’ ears

January 17th, 2014 11:42 pm by Douglas Fritz

Courtney Wilson helped sing the national anthem, and then gave proof through the night that Hampton couldn't stop her. She finished with 21 points and 11 rebounds in a 45-33 victory Friday night at Sonny Smith Gymnasium.

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Hampton rolls past Cloudland

January 17th, 2014 11:41 pm by Douglas Fritz

In a span of 9:54, the Bulldogs outscored Cloudland by 34 points and turned a tight rivalry game into an absolute blowout. Led by eight 3-pointers from Cheyenne Camillo, Hampton won 84-45 Friday night at Sonny Smith Gymnasium.

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Unicoi doubles up on Happy Valley, 66-33

January 17th, 2014 11:38 pm by Jeff Birchfield

Slugging their way through the first half, the Unicoi County Blue Devils caught fire in the second half to put away rival Happy Valley on Friday night.

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Toppers drop second straight league game

Toppers drop second straight league game

January 17th, 2014 11:32 pm by Trey Williams

Paul Gadson scored 24 points, and Tyleke Love and John Fulkerson also imposed their will in the lane as Dobyns-Bennett snapped a 15-game losing streak to Science Hill with a 67-42 victory at the Buck Van Huss Dome on Friday.

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FGCU far from underacheiving

FGCU far from underacheiving

January 17th, 2014 6:46 pm by Kelly Hodge

There’s a sense in some basketball quarters this season that Florida Gulf Coast is underachieving. Maybe that’s what happens when an anonymous mid-major makes a big splash at the NCAA tournament, and doesn’t pick up where it left off.

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Stetson frustrates Bucs again

Stetson frustrates Bucs again

January 16th, 2014 10:24 pm by Kelly Hodge

Stetson (4-14, 2-4) scored the last six points after Jalen Riley hit a pair of free throws to tie the game with 1:35 remaining. The Bucs (9-9, 2-3) had three shots to tie the game in the final minute, opting for 3-pointers instead of quick twos. None of

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‘Toppers could keep streaking by wearing another crown

‘Toppers could keep streaking by wearing another crown

January 16th, 2014 6:17 pm by Trey Williams

After going more than 49 months without a regular-season loss in the conference, it seemed like Science Hill went that long without a field goal while having its 61-game wins streak snapped convincingly on Tuesday at Science Hill.

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