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The SEC this week: Vols long shot against Auburn

The SEC this week: Vols long shot against Auburn

November 7th, 2013 8:09 am by Associated Press

A look at five things to watch as the Southeastern Conference enters Week 10 of the season.

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Olds a valuable part of Cyclones defense

Olds a valuable part of Cyclones defense

November 6th, 2013 6:13 pm by Douglas Fritz

It took a little bit of fishing, but landing Markus Olds has helped the Elizabethton football program quite a bit. The 5-10, 155-pound junior cornerback has been a valuable part of an Elizabethton defense that posted four shutouts en route to a Three Riv

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New ball cleared for takeoff at college diamonds

New ball cleared for takeoff at college diamonds

November 6th, 2013 6:06 pm by Kelly Hodge

Those defensive-minded pitchers’ duels that have become more frequent in college baseball the last couple of years are apparently on their way back out. The NCAA has cleared the way for use of a new ball that will fly farther and, it hopes, increase the

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Game of Chance: Pierce makes big impact for Hilltoppers

Game of Chance: Pierce makes big impact for Hilltoppers

November 5th, 2013 7:49 pm by Trey Williams

Chance Pierce helped Science Hill football turn the corner against Dobyns-Bennett in Friday's 35-24 win in Kingsport. He rushed 17 times for 148 yards, including 96 in the second half, as the Hilltoppers ended a 19-game skid against the Indians.

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Crockett’s tournament gets bigger

Crockett’s tournament gets bigger

November 5th, 2013 7:40 pm by Jeff Birchfield

Major changes are coming to the Hardee’s Classic. The 24th annual basketball tournament at David Crockett High School has been expanded from eight to 10 teams with a total of 17 games and an extra day of play.

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Johnson back in familiar spot in Chase bid

Johnson back in familiar spot in Chase bid

November 5th, 2013 7:38 pm by Jeff Birchfield

Jimmie Johnson has the best statistics of any NASCAR driver at Phoenix International Raceway, but the oddly shaped 1-miler was the track that wrecked his championship hopes a season ago.

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Tickets to go on sale for Science Hill playoff game

Tickets to go on sale for Science Hill playoff game

November 5th, 2013 5:23 pm by Contributed

Tickets for Science Hill High School's first-round football playoff game set for Friday night against Farragut will be available starting Wednesday with season ticket holders.

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Get ready for plenty more fouls

Get ready for plenty more fouls

November 5th, 2013 11:14 am by Joe Avento

In an effort to increase scoring, the NCAA has changed the way officials will call games. More fouls — likely many more fouls — will be called when the season gets underway this week.

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Prep basketball jamborees

November 4th, 2013 8:20 pm by Staff Report

Here are the schedules for the high school basketball jamborees on Thursday, Nov. 7:

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TSSAA football playoffs

TSSAA football playoffs

November 4th, 2013 8:19 pm by Staff Report

Here the matchups for the first round of the TSSAA state football playoffs, which will be played Friday, Nov. 8 (game times are 7 p.m. local time):

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