Johnson City Press Thursday, December 18, 2014
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Near 1,000: Pitts closing in on career milestone

Near 1,000: Pitts closing in on career milestone

December 10th, 2014 10:43 pm by Douglas Fritz

Former Science Hill coach George Pitts got his 999th career win on Tuesday night when King College defeated Tusculum. His first crack at No. 1,000 will come Saturday at USC Aiken in South Carolina.

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Turns out, Blue Devils reloaded instead of rebuilt

Turns out, Blue Devils reloaded instead of rebuilt

December 10th, 2014 10:36 pm by Jeff Birchfield

After the Blue Devils graduated eight players from last season's Three Rivers championship team, many expected them to struggle early, instead, Unicoi County went on the road Tuesday night and knocked off Sullivan East 57-49 to move to the top of the leag

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ETSU's Giplaye suffers knee injury

ETSU's Giplaye suffers knee injury

December 10th, 2014 3:33 pm by Joe Avento

The ETSU players were reportedly visibly shaken and practice was called off at that point.

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PHOTO GALLERY: Elizabethton vs. The Dogs

December 9th, 2014 11:26 pm by Douglas Fritz

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Gregory, Wampler help 'Toppers sweep Sullivan Central

Gregory, Wampler help 'Toppers sweep Sullivan Central

December 9th, 2014 10:51 pm by Trey Williams

It was in doubt far longer than anyone could've anticipated, but the Science Hill Lady Hilltoppers ultimately cruised to their 55th straight regular-season conference win on Tuesday.

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Cyclones boys, girls remain undefeated

Cyclones boys, girls remain undefeated

December 9th, 2014 10:49 pm by Douglas Fritz

Elizabethton's boys and girls teams stayed unbeaten with wins over rival Hampton on Tuesday, but the victories proved costly for the Cyclones.

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Good leads Pioneers to win over Dobyns-Bennett

Good leads Pioneers to win over Dobyns-Bennett

December 9th, 2014 10:47 pm by Jeff Birchfield

Dobyns-Bennett was the latest basketball team to be perplexed by junior phenom Patrick Good, who scored 41 points to lead David Crockett to an 80-66 win over the Indians in Tuesday night's showdown for first place in the Big Seven Conference.

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Lady Rangers top Unversity High in shootout

Lady Rangers top Unversity High in shootout

December 9th, 2014 10:44 pm by Ivan Sanders

Umbrellas were needed inside Brooks Gym as three's were raining from both sides. The teams combined for 16 treys as the Unaka girls' basketball team beat University High 56-42 for a Mountain East Conference victory.

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Sullivan South gets league win at Happy Valley

December 9th, 2014 10:43 pm by Gene Renfro

Halftime adjustments were what Sullivan South needed as the Rebels posted a 67-58 Three Rivers Conference victory at Happy Valley on Tuesday.

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Vols have one of toughest schedules among SEC teams

Vols have one of toughest schedules among SEC teams

December 9th, 2014 9:10 pm by Matt Slovin, The Tennessean

According to kenpom.com, a popular college basketball statistics website, the Tennessee men's basketball team has played the second most difficult non-conference schedule among SEC teams.

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