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Happy Valley wears down University High

Happy Valley wears down University High

January 8th, 2015 10:49 pm by Ivan Sanders

It was a non-conference tilt, but at this point in the season it really didn't matter to either as both teams wanted to get some momentum heading into the brunt of conference play. Happy Valley wore down UH late and took a needed 60-53 win.

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Harrison, Lady Vols trounce Texas A&M

Harrison, Lady Vols trounce Texas A&M

January 8th, 2015 10:48 pm by AP

Isabelle Harrison scored 21 points and Cierra Burdick had a double-double Thursday night as No. 7 Tennessee trounced No. 9 Texas A&M 81-58 for its ninth consecutive victory.

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Witten likes brother's, Cowboys' chances

Witten likes brother's, Cowboys' chances

January 8th, 2015 8:57 pm by Douglas Fritz

Shawn Witten liked what he saw from his little brother Sunday, and said he believes the Dallas Cowboys' shot at reaching the NFC championship game lives in the basics of the game.

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ETSU vs. Mercer basketball

January 8th, 2015 8:27 pm by Joe Avento

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Vols beat Mississippi State to win SEC opener

Vols beat Mississippi State to win SEC opener

January 8th, 2015 12:55 am by AP

Kevin Punter scored 15 points and contributions from unheralded players helped the Volunteers beat Mississippi State 61-47 on Wednesday night in the Southeastern Conference opener for both teams.

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Three Midstate players among UT newcomers

Three Midstate players among UT newcomers

January 7th, 2015 9:44 pm by Matt Slovin, The Tennessean

As the spring semester got under way Wednesday at Tennessee, three Midstate players were among the 10 newcomers to the football program.

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Lady Vols' defensive stopper provides boost to offense

Lady Vols' defensive stopper provides boost to offense

January 7th, 2015 9:42 pm by AP

Andraya Carter, who leads the SEC with 2.8 steals per game, has averaged a team-high 17.5 points in the Lady Volunteers' two league games after scoring just six points per game during their nonconference schedule.

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New conference, same old rivalry for Bucs, Bears

New conference, same old rivalry for Bucs, Bears

January 7th, 2015 9:41 pm by Joe Avento

That's the story for East Tennessee State and Mercer when the two teams square off in a Southern Conference basketball game tonight at Freedom Hall. Tipoff is set for 7 o'clock.

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Shively steps down as Happy Valley football coach

Shively steps down as Happy Valley football coach

January 7th, 2015 9:40 pm by Jeff Birchfield

Five years ago, Larry Shively followed his dream of becoming a head football coach. On Wednesday, he resigned his position as Happy Valley coach citing a need to spend more time with his family.

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Lindsay's long service began as athlete at Mercer

Lindsay's long service began as athlete at Mercer

January 7th, 2015 9:39 pm by Jeff Birchfield

Nearly 65 years ago, Jim Lindsay was on his way to becoming a multi-sport athlete at the University of Georgia when a call to the ministry helped send him to Mercer.

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