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Seeing Bogues is still a big deal

Seeing Bogues is still a big deal

December 26th, 2013 11:14 pm by Trey Williams

Seeing Tyrone “Muggsy” Bogues in the flesh is a big deal. Bogues’ United Faith Christian Academy (Charlotte) came to Viking Hall and opened the Arby’s Classic with a 55-53 victory over Sullivan South on Thursday.

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Hamilton downs Johnson County at Arby's

Hamilton downs Johnson County at Arby's

December 26th, 2013 9:08 pm by Douglas Fritz

Instead the Longhorns chipped and battled their way into some respect before fading at the end of a 74-49 opening-round loss to Memphis Hamilton on Thursday in the 31st annual Arby's Classic at Viking Hall.

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Longhorns to face tough first-round opponent at Arby's

Longhorns to face tough first-round opponent at Arby's

December 25th, 2013 10:55 pm by Douglas Fritz

It's almost never easy in the Arby's Classic for area teams, and Johnson County's first-round opponent figures to be beyond comparison to anything the Longhorns have seen.

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Diamonds were forever bearing gifts this year

Diamonds were forever bearing gifts this year

December 23rd, 2013 6:01 pm by Trey Williams

Christmas came early and often in 2013, and diamonds were a gift that kept on giving. A glance back – with visions of wool stockings hung by chimneys with care. Lengthy interviews last spring with former major-league All-Star pitcher Atlee Hammaker and

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Bucs surge past Governors late in game

Bucs surge past Governors late in game

December 21st, 2013 9:50 pm by Trey Williams

Jalen Riley scored six of his 16 points in the final 2:12, and the Buccaneers held on for an 84-79 win against Austin Peay on Saturday in the MSHA Athletic Center.

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Chattonooga is too much for Lady Bucs

Chattonooga is too much for Lady Bucs

December 21st, 2013 6:19 pm by Joe Avento

It was close for most of the day, but the East Tennessee State women’s basketball team didn’t have enough firepower to knock off a former and future Southern Conference rival.

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For most part, Sprint Cup field set for 2014

For most part, Sprint Cup field set for 2014

December 21st, 2013 6:15 pm by Jeff Birchfield

There will be a different look to the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series when cars take to the track at Daytona in February. Rookie Austin Dillon bringing back the No. 3 Chevrolet to Sprint Cup competiton highlights the changes.

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Forest leaves Bucs

Forest leaves Bucs

December 20th, 2013 10:59 pm by Joe Avento

The East Tennessee State basketball team lost a junior-college transfer for the second time this year when Darius Forest left the team. Forest, a 6-foot-6 junior wing, had not appeared in a game for the Bucs.

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Cyclones romp to Three Rivers win over Unicoi

Cyclones romp to Three Rivers win over Unicoi

December 20th, 2013 10:54 pm by Douglas Fritz

Elizabethton took control late in the first quarter, ran away, and never looked back in a 72-50 victory over Unicoi County on Friday night at Treadway Gym.

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ETSU goes for season sweep of Austin Peay

ETSU goes for season sweep of Austin Peay

December 20th, 2013 10:50 pm by Joe Avento

Seventeen days after beating Austin Peay on its home court, the East Tennessee State basketball will try to sweep the series when the teams meet today at the Minidome.

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