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Police report names Vols players in rape investigation

Police report names Vols players in rape investigation

November 18th, 2014 4:37 pm by STEVE MEGARGEE, AP Sports Writer

Tennessee linebacker A.J. Johnson and cornerback Michael Williams have been identified as subjects of a rape investigation, according to a Knoxville Police report released Tuesday.

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NFL suspends Vikings' running back Peterson for at least rest of season in wake of switch episode

NFL suspends Vikings' running back Peterson for at least rest of season in wake of switch episode

November 18th, 2014 11:00 am by DAVE CAMPBELL, AP Pro Football Writer

The NFL Players Association quickly announced its plan to appeal, sharply rebuked the league's alleged inconsistency and unfairness in the process.

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Lady Bucs hang on against High Point

Lady Bucs hang on against High Point

November 17th, 2014 10:59 pm by Joe Avento

If the East Tennessee State women's basketball team learned anything during the exhibition season, it was that no lead is safe at Brooks Gym. The Bucs almost confirmed that the hard way on Monday night.

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Lady Vols breeze past Oral Roberts

Lady Vols breeze past Oral Roberts

November 17th, 2014 10:58 pm by AP

Nia Moore continued her strong start to the season, leading the No. 4 Lady Volunteers to a 91-39 win Monday night over Oral Roberts with 20 points, nine rebounds and four blocks.

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Bucs set for home opener against Cavs

Bucs set for home opener against Cavs

November 17th, 2014 10:55 pm by Joe Avento

After a season-opening loss on the road, the East Tennessee State basketball team debuts at home tonight when Virginia-Wise comes to Freedom Hall.

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ETSU adds first signee for 2015-16

ETSU adds first signee for 2015-16

November 17th, 2014 10:55 pm by Staff Report

East Tennessee State signed the first player to its 2015-16 recruiting class on Monday. Bucs head coach Murry Bartow announced point guard Tyler Hooker of Simpsonville, S.C., signed a national letter of intent to play at ETSU.

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Two Vols suspended amid sexual assault investigation

Two Vols suspended amid sexual assault investigation

November 17th, 2014 10:54 pm by AP

Tennessee has suspended leading tackler A.J. Johnson and defensive back Michael Williams amid a sexual assault investigation.

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What makes Maryville one of the elites

What makes Maryville one of the elites

November 17th, 2014 10:52 pm by Douglas Fritz

What makes Maryville, Maryville? That was the question asked to Jesse Smithey, the former prep sports editor of the Knoxville News-Sentinel who has experienced a close look at the Rebels' football program through the years.

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UT coach Butch Jones: Reported rape involves football players

UT coach Butch Jones: Reported rape involves football players

November 17th, 2014 1:12 pm by Don Jacobs and Dustin Dopriak, Knoxville News Sentinel

University of Tennessee football coach Butch Jones said Monday that the reported rape and sexual assault Sunday of two 19-year-old women at a South Knoxville apartment complex involves football players.

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Norris thanks parents for encouraging words

Norris thanks parents for encouraging words

November 16th, 2014 10:52 pm by Trey Williams

Norris felt like he was dreaming when he painted the corner to strike out Boston Red Sox slugger David Ortiz during his major-league debut in September.

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