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Move to April paying off for Bristol Motor Speedway

Move to April paying off for Bristol Motor Speedway

December 23rd, 2014 5:31 pm by Jeff Birchfield

According to Bristol Motor Speedway general manager Jerry Caldwell, the announced date change of the Food City 500 NASCAR Sprint Cup Series race from March to April 19 is paying off in a big way at the ticket window.

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'Dogs pull out ugly wins against Johnson County

'Dogs pull out ugly wins against Johnson County

December 22nd, 2014 10:24 pm by Ivan Sanders

In two games that were as ugly as the Grinch's whiskered, green face at times, the Hampton Bulldog boys and girls teams escaped Johnson County with two wins heading into the Christmas break.

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Baulkman, defense spark Tennessee past Mercer

Baulkman, defense spark Tennessee past Mercer

December 22nd, 2014 9:29 pm by AP

Devon Baulkman scored a career-high 22 points off the bench Monday as Tennessee held Mercer without a basket for an 11-minute stretch in the Volunteers' 64-54 victory.

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Sloppy Bucs can't stop VCU

Sloppy Bucs can't stop VCU

December 22nd, 2014 9:28 pm by Staff Report

East Tennessee State hung around for a half at VCU on Monday, but ultimately offered little resistance while suffering an 84-60 loss.

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World champion Hagan honored by BMS

World champion Hagan honored by BMS

December 22nd, 2014 8:51 pm by Jeff Birchfield

Two-time NHRA Funny Car World Champion Matt Hagan is no stranger to Speedway in Lights, every year coming to the holiday display with his family. But Monday's visit was different as the Christianburg, Va., driver was honored by BMS for his latest accompli

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Pioneers one of the teams to beat at Arby's Classic

Pioneers one of the teams to beat at Arby's Classic

December 22nd, 2014 8:49 pm by Douglas Fritz

What looked like a daunting task for David Crockett may now more closely resemble the Pioneers being in the role of favorite.

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Bucs to face stern test at VCU

Bucs to face stern test at VCU

December 21st, 2014 9:40 pm by Joe Avento

Not much can prepare a basketball team for what it will experience when it plays Virginia Commonwealth University. But at least East Tennessee State has gotten a little taste of what it faces tonight.

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What makes the Bucs go?

What makes the Bucs go?

December 21st, 2014 9:24 pm by Joe Avento

The players and coaches earn the glory when East Tennessee State University wins a basketball game, but some of the real stars of the team are rarely noticed.

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'Toppers edge Raiders on last-second shot

'Toppers edge Raiders on last-second shot

December 20th, 2014 10:50 pm by Trey Williams

Peyton Wingate rolled in a shot that gave Science Hill the lead with 1.2 second left in the Hilltoppers 57-55 win over Cleveland.

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Lady 'Toppers defense stifle Cleveland

Lady 'Toppers defense stifle Cleveland

December 20th, 2014 10:48 pm by Trey Williams

Science Hill shut down Cleveland, holding the Lady Blue Raiders to eight points in the first 14 minutes and cruised to a 44-22 victory in the Premier Equipment Shootout on Saturday morning at Dobyns-Bennett.

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