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A-Sun does it again: Mercer shocks Duke in NCAA tourney

A-Sun does it again: Mercer shocks Duke in NCAA tourney

March 21st, 2014 2:57 pm by JOEDY McCREARY, AP Sports Writer

Daniel Coursey scored 17 points and Mercer pulled off the biggest upset in the NCAA tournament so far by knocking off Duke 78-71 Friday.

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March Madness roundup: Harvard, North Dakota State pull off big upsets

March Madness roundup: Harvard, North Dakota State pull off big upsets

March 21st, 2014 7:49 am by TIM BOOTH, AP Sports Writer

Michigan State, the No. 4 seed in the East Region, provided the only blowout in the second-round with a 93-78 win over Delaware behind the career-best 41 points from Adreian Payne.

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$5M in hand, Elizabethton schools ready to begin work on new stadium

$5M in hand, Elizabethton schools ready to begin work on new stadium

March 21st, 2014 6:59 am by John Thompson

The money will be used to construct a new athletic complex and music room at Elizabethton High School.

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Long NCAA drought finally over for UMass

Long NCAA drought finally over for UMass

March 20th, 2014 10:21 pm by AP

Derek Kellogg was a player during Massachusetts' 1990s surge under John Calipari and now has the Minutemen back in the NCAA tournament as a coach after a long absence. UMass faces Tennessee in Saturday's NCAA Tournament.

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Boone, 'Toppers favored in Big Seven, but Volunteer making noise

Boone, 'Toppers favored in Big Seven, but Volunteer making noise

March 20th, 2014 10:19 pm by Jeff Birchfield

Based on recent history, Daniel Boone and Science Hill would be clear favorites to win this year's Big Seven Conference title. However, Volunteer and its ace pitcher Morgan Marshall have said otherwise with their play on the field.

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Brown named Boone basketball coach

Brown named Boone basketball coach

March 20th, 2014 6:16 pm by Jeff Birchfield

Chris Brown was named boys' basketball coach at Daniel Boone High School on Thursday after four seasons at Volunteer.

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Sectional loss still haunts Science Hill soccer

March 20th, 2014 6:15 pm by Douglas Fritz

A 1-0 loss to Maryville denied Science Hill a third straight trip to the state tournament, something this year's team has sight-set itself on reacquiring.

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Streaking Buffs hope to put timid start behind them

Streaking Buffs hope to put timid start behind them

March 20th, 2014 6:11 pm by Kelly Hodge

Milligan College baseball coach Nathan Meade is starting to like what he's seeing from his team. The Buffs have won six in a row to improve to 12-8 on the season. They started tentatively, perhaps thinking too much.

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March Madness: A look at the Lady Vols and their competition

March Madness: A look at the Lady Vols and their competition

March 20th, 2014 12:05 pm by DOUG FEINBERG, AP Basketball Writer

History could be made in Nashville on April 8 with unbeaten Notre Dame and Connecticut potentially squaring off for a national championship.

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Vols rally to beat Hawkeyes in OT

Vols rally to beat Hawkeyes in OT

March 20th, 2014 12:12 am by AP

Stokes dominated inside as the Volunteers finally caught up in the closing minutes of regulation, then opened overtime with a three-point play that set up a 78-65 victory over Iowa on Wednesday night, finishing off the First Four.

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