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Junior Bucs hold off Cloudland

Junior Bucs hold off Cloudland

January 10th, 2014 11:41 pm by Trey Williams

Marcus Taylor overcame constant attention from Cloudland to score 25 points, including 11-of-12 foul shooting in the fourth quarter, and University High pulled away for a 57-49 Watauga Valley Conference victory Friday at Brooks Gym.

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Happy Valley celebrates 40th anniversary of state title

Happy Valley celebrates 40th anniversary of state title

January 10th, 2014 11:02 pm by Jeff Birchfield

Forty years after winning the Tennessee Class S state basketball title, members of the 1974 Warriors were presented with their old jerseys and new championship rings to honor their accomplishment.

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Lady Cyclones roll over South for conference lead

January 10th, 2014 11:01 pm by Douglas Fritz

Elizabethton's girls relentlessly harassed Sullivan South and ran away for a surprisingly easy 78-32 win in a Three Rivers Conference basketball game Friday night at South's gym.

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South tops Cyclones, stays atop conference

January 10th, 2014 11:00 pm by Douglas Fritz

In an important Three Rivers Conference basketball contest Friday night, the Rebels went about their business of earning a 63-55 victory over Elizabethton.

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Wilson yet to rediscover shooting touch

Wilson yet to rediscover shooting touch

January 10th, 2014 7:11 pm by Kelly Hodge

Lester Wilson still has the prettiest jumper in the gym, but the shots have gotten increasingly difficult to dial in. Consequently, you don’t see Wilson shooting nearly as often this season.

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Bucs come up just short against Lipscomb

Bucs come up just short against Lipscomb

January 9th, 2014 10:37 pm by Kelly Hodge

Freshman guard J.C. Hampton swished a 12-foot floater with three seconds left as Lipscomb got its first Atlantic Sun Conference victory of the season, 82-80, in yet another thriller between the teams.

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ETSU’s first football class shaping up nicely

ETSU’s first football class shaping up nicely

January 9th, 2014 10:25 pm by Joe Avento

As the Feb. 5 signing date looms, head coach Carl Torbush and his two assistants Billy Taylor and Teddy Gaines have been trying to sell the merits of a program that won’t start playing until the 2015 season.

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Milligan searching for answers

Milligan searching for answers

January 9th, 2014 5:23 pm by Jeff Birchfield

If you count two exhibition contests, the Buffaloes have lost seven straight games after dropping a 73-72 decision Wednesday night to Virginia Intermont.

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Science Hill still streaking despite attrition

Science Hill still streaking despite attrition

January 8th, 2014 8:58 pm by Trey Williams

Any transfer of power in the Big Seven Conference is still a work in progress. Science Hill overcame 28 points from former Hilltoppers point guard Patrick Good and 15 from fellow Science Hill transfer Brendan Coleman for a 74-65 victory on Tuesday at Sci

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Bucs begin crucial stretch in A-Sun play

January 8th, 2014 8:57 pm by Kelly Hodge

ETSU plays seven of its next nine games at home, beginning Thursday against Lipscomb. The Bucs will finish the regular season with five of the last seven on the road, including the last three.

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