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Chattanooga to pay a visit to Bucs in CIT

Chattanooga to pay a visit to Bucs in CIT

March 13th, 2014 6:32 pm by Joe Avento

The Bucs will play host to Chattanooga in the Collegeinsider.com Tournament on Tuesday night, bringing together two former rivals in the Southern Conference.

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NASCAR chief sits down with local media

NASCAR chief sits down with local media

March 12th, 2014 9:33 pm by Jeff Birchfield

In a nearly 45-minute interview session, Helton, a Bristol native who attended John Battle High School and King College, sometimes waxed nostalgic about the area and other times addressed some of the issues facing NASCAR today.

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Hampton not looking past LEAD Academy

Hampton not looking past LEAD Academy

March 12th, 2014 8:45 pm by Trey Williams

Hampton basketball coach Ned Smith knows team records can be deceiving at this point in the season. So when Hampton (29-5) takes on LEAD Academy in the Class A state tournament, the Panthers' 17-11 record won't give Smith any false sense of security.

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Tennessee trying to upgrade dormant pass rush

Tennessee trying to upgrade dormant pass rush

March 12th, 2014 7:01 pm by AP

Tennessee has posted the fewest sacks in the Southeastern Conference each of the last two years and has averaged only 17 sacks over the last three seasons. Now the Volunteers must replace all four starting defensive linemen from last year's team.

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Bristol was the breakout for Larson

Bristol was the breakout for Larson

March 12th, 2014 6:51 pm by Jeff Birchfield

It was the moment when Kyle Larson lived up to the hype. Coming to the checkered flag for the Nationwide Series race at Bristol, this 20-year-old rookie was battling one of the biggest stars in NASCAR for the victory.

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Logano living up to promise

Logano living up to promise

March 12th, 2014 6:50 pm by Jeff Birchfield

Joey Logano believes he finally gets it. The 23-year-old driver is coming off his best Sprint Cup season ever, making the Chase for the first time and finishing eighth in the point standings.

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Bayne in better position than a year ago

Bayne in better position than a year ago

March 12th, 2014 6:49 pm by Jeff Birchfield

What a difference a year makes. Trevor Bayne ranks second in the NASCAR Nationwide Series point standings heading into Saturday's Drive to Stop Diabetes 300 at Bristol Motor Speedway.

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Allen to play in NCAA tournament with Wofford

Allen to play in NCAA tournament with Wofford

March 12th, 2014 6:42 pm by Joe Avento

Jaylen Allen, like most young basketball players, grew up dreaming of playing in the NCAA tournament. That dream will come true during his freshman year.

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ETSU to play in CIT

ETSU to play in CIT

March 12th, 2014 6:33 pm by Joe Avento

The Bucs will play in the CollegeInsider.com Tournament on Tuesday. Their opponent hasn't been announced, but it could be a Southern Conference team.

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Lady Bucs fall to Upstate in A-Sun quarterfinals

Lady Bucs fall to Upstate in A-Sun quarterfinals

March 11th, 2014 10:43 pm by Staff Report

Brittany Clency scored 22 points as USC Upstate beat ETSU, 76-66, Tuesday night in the quarterfinals of the Atlantic Sun Conference Sun women's basketball tournament.

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