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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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Unicoi stifles Cyclones

March 11th, 2014 10:42 pm by Douglas Fritz

Unicoi County's baseball team checked into O'Brien Field on Tuesday evening and checked out with an all-phases 6-2 victory over Elizabethton in a Three Rivers Conference contest.

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Big sixth inning propels Boone over Crockett

Big sixth inning propels Boone over Crockett

March 11th, 2014 10:42 pm by Trey Williams

The Trailblazers broke a tie with an eight-run sixth and defeated the Pioneers 17-9 in a Big Seven Conference game Tuesday at Daniel Boone.

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NASCAR changing qualifying after safety concerns

NASCAR changing qualifying after safety concerns

March 11th, 2014 8:36 pm by AP

Moving swiftly to address driver safety concerns, NASCAR on Tuesday banned cool-down laps and will start allowing teams to hook up cooling units to their engines on pit road.

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Biffle likes his team's short-track improvement

Biffle likes his team's short-track improvement

March 11th, 2014 8:10 pm by Jeff Birchfield

Greg Biffle liked the improvement Roush-Fenway Racing made on the short tracks like Bristol Motor Speedway last season. However, he wasn't happy about the trade-off.

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