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McClain lifts Hampton to state tournament berth

McClain lifts Hampton to state tournament berth

March 4th, 2014 10:34 pm by Jeff Birchfield

Cody McClain knocked down a game-winning jumper as Hampton turned the tables on Grace Christian on Tuesday night in a 55-53 win in the Class A boys sectional.

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Carter ends Unicoi County's season

March 4th, 2014 10:25 pm by Douglas Fritz

Unicoi County held the Knox Carter to its third-lowest point total of the season, but the Blue Devils couldn't handle four quarters of the Hornets' defensive pressure in a 72-57 Class AA sectional loss Tuesday night at the sold-out gym.

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Riley's will fuels Bucs' comeback

Riley's will fuels Bucs' comeback

March 4th, 2014 10:02 pm by Joe Avento

Jalen Riley was the smallest guy on the court when the game began. By the time a wild night had come to an end, nobody was bigger.

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Tennessee's Barton bouncing back from slump

Tennessee's Barton bouncing back from slump

March 4th, 2014 8:15 pm by AP

Tennessee guard Antonio Barton lost his starting spot and his shooting touch during a difficult senior season, but the Memphis transfer finally is back on the upswing.

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South Carolina, Tennessee headline deep SEC field

South Carolina, Tennessee headline deep SEC field

March 4th, 2014 6:32 pm by AP

South Carolina coach Dawn Staley says the depth of the SEC gives her extra pride in the Gamecocks' first conference title.The Gamecocks (26-3, 14-2 SEC) are the team to beat in the SEC tournament, which begins on Wednesday night.

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Kurt Busch to try Indy 500-Coca Cola 600 double

Kurt Busch to try Indy 500-Coca Cola 600 double

March 4th, 2014 6:27 pm by AP

It's been 10 years since a driver last attempted running both the Indianapolis 500 and the Coca-Cola 600 on the same day, a feat so grueling that only Tony Stewart has successfully completed all 1,100 miles.

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Good named All-NET player of the year

Good named All-NET player of the year

March 3rd, 2014 7:37 pm by Jeff Birchfield

Patrick Good, a 5-foot-11 sophomore guard for the David Crockett High School boys' basketball team, became the third member of his family to be named the Johnson City Press Northeast Tennessee player of the year on Monday.

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Tarter tops All-NET girls team

Tarter tops All-NET girls team

March 3rd, 2014 7:36 pm by Douglas Fritz

Science Hill senior point guard Tianna Tarter was chosen Monday as the Johnson City Press All-Northeast Tennessee player of the year.

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Bucs get one last shot at Lipscomb

Bucs get one last shot at Lipscomb

March 3rd, 2014 7:34 pm by Kelly Hodge

It's fitting, perhaps, that ETSU will play one more game of basketball with Lipscomb as it heads out the Atlantic Sun Conference door.

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ETSU's Rembert makes first-team All-Atlantic Sun

ETSU's Rembert makes first-team All-Atlantic Sun

March 3rd, 2014 7:04 pm by Staff Report

Rashawn Rembert was named to the first team and two other East Tennessee State player picked postseason awards from the Atlantic Sun Conference on Monday.

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