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Good's Pioneers off and running on 13-0 start

Good's Pioneers off and running on 13-0 start

December 18th, 2014 11:03 pm by Trey Williams

Coach John Good's Pioneers defeated Greeneville 81-72 on Tuesday, concluding an unblemished pre-holiday run that's included wins against Dobyns-Bennett, Tennessee High, Hampton and Erwin (N.C.).

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Hampton sweeps Chuckey-Doak

Hampton sweeps Chuckey-Doak

December 18th, 2014 11:01 pm by Ivan Sanders

Hampton's boys and girls basketball teams both came out on top Thursday night against Chuckey-Doak. The boys won 54-46 while the girls took a 56-48 victory.

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Pitts nets 1,000th win of his career

Pitts nets 1,000th win of his career

December 18th, 2014 10:57 pm by Staff Report

King University men's basketball head coach George Pitts earned his 1,000th career win on Thursday night as the Tornado defeated UVa-Wise 88-49.

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Milligan comes up short in exhibition with Ragin' Cajuns

Milligan comes up short in exhibition with Ragin' Cajuns

December 17th, 2014 10:44 pm by Staff Report

Three players scored 17 points for the Buffs, but it wasn't enough in a 115-76 loss to Louisiana-Lafayette in an exhibition game Wednesday night.

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BMS chief confident about series sponsorship

BMS chief confident about series sponsorship

December 17th, 2014 9:52 pm by Jeff Birchfield

Bristol Motor Speedway general manager Jerry Caldwell feels confident that NASCAR will find the right title sponsor for its top series following Tuesday's news that Sprint would be leaving at the end of the 2016 season.

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N.C. State fend off Vols' late rally

N.C. State fend off Vols' late rally

December 17th, 2014 9:51 pm by AP

Ralston Turner had career highs of 33 points and eight 3-pointers and N.C. State holding off a second-half comeback to beat the Volunteers 83-72 on Wednesday night.

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Rembert's 30 points helps Bucs fend off EKU

Rembert's 30 points helps Bucs fend off EKU

December 16th, 2014 10:30 pm by Staff Report

ETSU senior guard Rashawn Rembert piled up 30 points in the Buccaneers' 63-60 win at Eastern Kentucky on Tuesday.

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Ramsaran's shot lifts Lady Bucs past Central

December 16th, 2014 10:29 pm by Gene Renfro

Ari Ramsara's shot fell into the basket as the buzzer sounded to give the UH girls a 52-40 win over Sullivan Central.

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Burdick helps Lady Vols get past Wichita State

Burdick helps Lady Vols get past Wichita State

December 16th, 2014 10:26 pm by AP

Cierra Burdick scored 10 points and pulled down a career-high 17 rebounds Tuesday as No. 11 Tennessee held off Wichita State 54-51 to earn its fourth straight victory.

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Witten ties NFL record in Cowboys' victory

Witten ties NFL record in Cowboys' victory

December 15th, 2014 11:17 pm by Jeff Birchfield

Witten tied an NFL record by becoming just the fourth player with 11 consecutive seasons of 50 or more receptions Sunday night in the Dallas Cowboys' 38-27 win over the Philadelphia Eagles.

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