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Toppers drop second straight league game

Toppers drop second straight league game

January 17th, 2014 11:32 pm by Trey Williams

Paul Gadson scored 24 points, and Tyleke Love and John Fulkerson also imposed their will in the lane as Dobyns-Bennett snapped a 15-game losing streak to Science Hill with a 67-42 victory at the Buck Van Huss Dome on Friday.

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FGCU far from underacheiving

FGCU far from underacheiving

January 17th, 2014 6:46 pm by Kelly Hodge

There’s a sense in some basketball quarters this season that Florida Gulf Coast is underachieving. Maybe that’s what happens when an anonymous mid-major makes a big splash at the NCAA tournament, and doesn’t pick up where it left off.

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Stetson frustrates Bucs again

Stetson frustrates Bucs again

January 16th, 2014 10:24 pm by Kelly Hodge

Stetson (4-14, 2-4) scored the last six points after Jalen Riley hit a pair of free throws to tie the game with 1:35 remaining. The Bucs (9-9, 2-3) had three shots to tie the game in the final minute, opting for 3-pointers instead of quick twos. None of

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‘Toppers could keep streaking by wearing another crown

‘Toppers could keep streaking by wearing another crown

January 16th, 2014 6:17 pm by Trey Williams

After going more than 49 months without a regular-season loss in the conference, it seemed like Science Hill went that long without a field goal while having its 61-game wins streak snapped convincingly on Tuesday at Science Hill.

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Walker vision to live on with Niswonger

Walker vision to live on with Niswonger

January 16th, 2014 6:15 pm by Jeff Birchfield

Under the direction of Dave Walker, the Niswonger Invitational was able to attract some of the top track and field athletes in the world to Johnson City. That tradition will continue this weekend.

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Lady Buffs pull away late against Montreat

Lady Buffs pull away late against Montreat

January 15th, 2014 10:42 pm by Jeff Birchfield

Milligan College’s women picked up the pace in the second half and ran past Montreat 83-66 on Wednesday night at Steve Lacy Fieldhouse.

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Defense comes through for Buffs

January 15th, 2014 10:36 pm by Jeff Birchfield

Clinging to a one-point lead and less than 10 seconds left, it appeared that the Milligan College men’s basketball team needed one final stop against Montreat on Wednesday night. It turns out they needed two.

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Rembert, Bucs hope to stay warm in Florida

Rembert, Bucs hope to stay warm in Florida

January 15th, 2014 8:02 pm by Kelly Hodge

Snow flurries peppered down as the East Tennessee State basketball team boarded its bus to the airport Wednesday morning. It was a good time to be flying south.

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Dyer closing in on three decades of success at East

Dyer closing in on three decades of success at East

January 15th, 2014 8:01 pm by Douglas Fritz

It took time, sweat, and a lot of determination, but John Dyer has become one of the most respected coaches in Northeast Tennessee basketball history.

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Good pushes Crockett past Boone

January 14th, 2014 10:53 pm by Jeff Birchfield

After being held to nine points in the first half, Patrick Good scored eight straight points to give his team a one-point lead and kept adding to the total in David Crockett’s 73-64 win over Daniel Boone.

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