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Hokies legend looks forward to BMS game

Hokies legend looks forward to BMS game

February 20th, 2015 7:31 pm by Jeff Birchfield

College football at a NASCAR track? Bruce Smith, the guest speaker Friday at the Johnson City Salvation Army's Souper Bowl for the Hungry, and the most accomplished football player in Virginia Tech history loves the idea behind the Battle at Bristol.

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Hall of Famer Smith recounts Bills' legacy

Hall of Famer Smith recounts Bills' legacy

February 20th, 2015 7:30 pm by Jeff Birchfield

Bruce Smith, the guest speaker Friday at Johnson City Salvation Army's Souper Bowl for the Hungry, said the positives of the Buffalo Bills going to the Super Bowl for four straight years far outweigh the disappointment of four losses.

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Goss rejoins Torbush on ETSU staff

Goss rejoins Torbush on ETSU staff

February 20th, 2015 7:28 pm by Joe Avento

East Tennessee State football coach Carl Torbush went back to his North Carolina days for the latest addition to his staff, hiring Antonio Goss, who played for him at UNC.

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Bruce Smith at the Souper Bowl of Hunger

Bruce Smith at the Souper Bowl of Hunger - VIDEO

February 20th, 2015 2:06 pm by Douglas Fritz

NFL great speaks at annual event.

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Lady Vols beat Crimson Tide for 41st straight time

Lady Vols beat Crimson Tide for 41st straight time

February 19th, 2015 9:34 pm by AP

Ariel Massengale scored 17 points and shot 5 of 11 from 3-point range Thursday as No. 6 Tennessee trounced Alabama 77-56 to continue its domination of this series.

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Sander had big games against ETSU in playing days at Chattanooga

Sander had big games against ETSU in playing days at Chattanooga

February 19th, 2015 9:34 pm by Joe Avento

Before he was running East Tennessee State's athletic department, Dick Sander was playing against it. And it was for what would turn into the Bucs' fiercest rival.

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Double duty: ETSU's Owenby embarks on busy career

Double duty: ETSU's Owenby embarks on busy career

February 18th, 2015 8:48 pm by Joe Avento

ETSU freshman Hagen Owenby is the starting catcher on the Bucs baseball team. He's also a quarterback on the school's football team.

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Wilkins was players' coach to the end

Wilkins was players' coach to the end

February 18th, 2015 8:46 pm by Trey Williams

Top-seeded Dobyns-Bennett's loss in its opening game of the district basketball tournament last week reminded some of those in attendance of the late Bill Wilkins' 1959-60 team at Science Hill, but Wilkins died knowing he'd won the hearts of his players.

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Weather 4, District Basketball 0

Weather 4, District Basketball 0

February 18th, 2015 11:59 am by Douglas Fritz

Thursday will be the fourth straight tournament shutout tossed by crafty left-hander Mother Nature.

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Vols threaten, but Kentucky remains unbeaten

Vols threaten, but Kentucky remains unbeaten

February 17th, 2015 9:30 pm by AP

Devin Booker had 18 points and seven rebounds as No. 1 Kentucky picked up its defense in the second half and extended the best start in school history Tuesday night with a 66-48 victory over Tennessee.

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