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Copney leaving MTSU for UT-Martin

Copney leaving MTSU for UT-Martin

January 4th, 2015 9:38 pm by Trey Williams

Copney is leaving Middle Tennessee State to attend UT Martin, which has been to four straight NCAA Tournaments.

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Bucs ready to face more 94-foot defense

Bucs ready to face more 94-foot defense

January 4th, 2015 7:54 pm by Joe Avento

Bartow's East Tennessee State basketball team plays at Samford, and it will be the fifth time in the last six games the opponent will come at the Bucs with full-court pressure.

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Scalf recalls tenure at BMS in new book

Scalf recalls tenure at BMS in new book

January 3rd, 2015 10:02 pm by Jeff Birchfield

Former BMS general manager Ron Scalf opens up about those and other experiences in a new book titled "Bristol Motor Speedway, Racin' The Way It Was. My 10 Years at the World's Fastest Half Mile NASCAR Track."

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Tyndall: Vols still work in progress

Tyndall: Vols still work in progress

January 3rd, 2015 10:02 pm by Jeff Birchfield

Although major challenges lie ahead, Tennessee coach Donnie Tyndall likes where his team is heading as the Vols get ready for the start of the Southeastern Conference basketball season.

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Vols confident on future after late-season surge

Vols confident on future after late-season surge

January 3rd, 2015 10:00 pm by AP

Now that it has ended a string of four straight losing seasons, Tennessee believes it's ready to take the next step in its return to national relevance.

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Carter, Lady Vols top Missouri in SEC opener

Carter, Lady Vols top Missouri in SEC opener

January 3rd, 2015 12:05 am by AP

Andraya Carter matched a career high with 16 points Friday night as No. 8 Tennessee outlasted Missouri 63-53 in a game that featured the ejection of three players.

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Chuckey-Doak powers past Happy Valley

Chuckey-Doak powers past Happy Valley

January 2nd, 2015 11:12 pm by Trey Williams

After losing at home to Happy Valley in late November, the Black Knights got eight points from its front court in an opening 10-2 run and started the new year with a 65-52 non-conference victory at Bayless Gym.

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Riley's big night lifts Bucs past VMI

Riley's big night lifts Bucs past VMI

January 2nd, 2015 10:46 pm by Joe Avento

What was billed as a potential 3-point shooting exhibition turned into something much different Friday night at Freedom Hall. ETSU survived its worst outside shooting performance of the season and beat VMI, 98-88, in a SoCon basketball game.

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Short-handed Hampton pulls away in second to beat UH

Short-handed Hampton pulls away in second to beat UH

January 2nd, 2015 10:44 pm by Jeff Birchfield

With the question of how would Hampton respond without its starting point guard and leading scorer against UH, the Bulldogs gave an emphatic answer in the second quarter. That's when the Bulldogs outscored the Bucs 21-6 on their way to a 72-44 win.

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Vols win first bowl since Fulmer era

Vols win first bowl since Fulmer era

January 2nd, 2015 7:47 pm by AP

Joshua Dobbs accounted for three touchdowns, Jalen Hurd ran for two scores and Tennessee beat Iowa 45-28 on Friday in the TaxSlayer Bowl for its first postseason victory since the Phillip Fulmer era.

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