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Cornett keys Elizabethton's OT win

February 22nd, 2014 11:39 pm by Douglas Fritz

Elizabethton guard Austin Cornett's 3-point swish in overtime was the key shot in the Cyclones' 68-57 victory over Grainger in a Region 1-AA quarterfinal Saturday night at Treadway Gym.

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Bucs defeat UNF on bittersweet night

Bucs defeat UNF on bittersweet night

February 22nd, 2014 11:37 pm by Joe Avento

Rashawn Rembert broke the school record for 3-pointers in a season in ETSU's 88-85 win at North Florida, but the victory was soured after Hunter Harris learned at halftime his father had died.

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'Toppers bounced by Pats

'Toppers bounced by Pats

February 22nd, 2014 11:33 pm by Trey Williams

Size mattered and Science Hill didn't measure up with Jefferson County.The Patriots dominated the boards while ending the Hilltoppers' season with a 61-53 victory Saturday night at Jefferson County.

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Pioneers fall short at Sevier Co.

February 22nd, 2014 11:32 pm by Jeff Birchfield

Patrick Good had another starring role for the David Crockett basketball team Saturday night, but even he couldn't help the Pioneers overcome Sevier County's advantage at the free-throw line.

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Salvation Army Souper Bowl

February 22nd, 2014 1:00 am by Dave Boyd

Souper Bowl for the Hungry Dave Boyd/Johnson City PressRaiders Hall of Fame receiver Fred Biletnikoff was the featured speaker at the 18th Annual Souper Bowl for the Hungry sponsered by the Salvation Army Friday.

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For Petty, it's still good to be The King

For Petty, it's still good to be The King

February 21st, 2014 11:12 pm by AP

The King was holding court, trying to explain why the words of a driver who has been retired since 1992 carry as much weight today as they did back in the day when Winston was the name of the Cup game.His audience interrupted, wanting instead to drain Ric

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Busch wins Truck Series season opener at Daytona

Busch wins Truck Series season opener at Daytona

February 21st, 2014 11:05 pm by AP

Kyle Busch used a perfectly timed pass to edge Timothy Peters in the final few feet to win the NASCAR Truck Series season opener Friday night at Daytona International Speedway.

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Tennessee-Texas A&M series has plenty of spice

Tennessee-Texas A&M series has plenty of spice

February 21st, 2014 11:02 pm by AP

Texas A&M and Tennessee are only in their second season as conference foes, yet they already have produced a couple of memorable confrontations.

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Lady Toppers win; Tarter to sit after two technicals

Lady Toppers win; Tarter to sit after two technicals

February 21st, 2014 10:55 pm by Trey Williams

Science Hill will have to avoid a technical knockout to reach the sectional tournament .With three minutes left in Science Hill's 73-44 win, senior point guard Tianna Tarter was whistled for two technical fouls and will have to sit out the next two.

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Lady Cyclones roll in 1-AA quarterfinals

February 21st, 2014 9:56 pm by Douglas Fritz

Elizabethton started the game with 14 straight points, and added unanswered scoring stretches of 12, 10, 10, 12 and 18 as they rolled to an 85-26 win in the quarterfinals of the Region 1-AA basketball tournament Friday night at Treadway Gymnasium.

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