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Lady 'Toppers clinch 6th straight outright Big 7 title

Lady 'Toppers clinch 6th straight outright Big 7 title

January 31st, 2015 7:01 am by Trey Williams

Abbey True scored nine of her 11 points while Science Hill built a 21-point halftime lead, and the Lady 'Toppers secured their sixth straight league title.

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Sports Opinion
Super Sunday is really super for fans and bookies

Super Sunday is really super for fans and bookies

January 31st, 2015 12:00 am by Johnson City Press

It is no coincidence that most professional football games in the United States are played on Sunday, because for some Americans, the sport has become a religion.

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Sports High schools
Good's 24 points helps Crockett take down 'Toppers

Good's 24 points helps Crockett take down 'Toppers

January 30th, 2015 11:32 pm by Trey Williams

Junior guard Patrick Good scored 24 points and made 12 of 13 free throws, including 7-for-8 in the fourth quarter, as David Crockett assured itself at least a second-place finish in the Big Seven with a 61-51 win over Science Hill.

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Johnson County stuns Elizabethton

Johnson County stuns Elizabethton

January 30th, 2015 11:32 pm by Douglas Fritz

Chase Phillips authored his third consecutive double-double, finishing with 14 points and 10 rebounds, to pace Johnson County to a 51-44 win over Elizabethton.

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Rebels stay on track with win over Devils

Rebels stay on track with win over Devils

January 30th, 2015 11:29 pm by Ivan Sanders

Unicoi County was looking to make the road a little tougher for Sullivan South heading into the final week of league play, but it was just another Sunday afternoon ride for the Rebels.

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Sports High schools

Hampton beats Carter County rival Unaka

January 30th, 2015 11:28 pm by Gene Renfro

Hampton not only won Friday over Carter County foe Unaka, but the Bulldogs secured a Region 1-A spot and second place in the Watauga Valley with the 81-53 victory.

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Sports ETSU Sports
Bucs looking for turnaround at home against N.C. Central

Bucs looking for turnaround at home against N.C. Central

January 30th, 2015 9:14 pm by Joe Avento

The Bucs get a chance to work out of their struggles Saturday night when North Carolina Central pays a visit to Freedom Hall for a non-conference game.

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Sports UT Sports
Auburn's Pearl acknowledges this won't be typical road trip

Auburn's Pearl acknowledges this won't be typical road trip

January 30th, 2015 9:12 pm by AP

Bruce Pearl is coming back to Thompson-Boling Arena on Saturday to coach against his former team for the first time since his 2011 firing.

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Sports NASCAR/Racing
New rules, format could benefit Busch

New rules, format could benefit Busch

January 30th, 2015 9:10 pm by Jeff Birchfield

Kyle Busch is a fan of the "Chase for the Sprint Cup" format introduced last season although the first-year results didn't work out the way he wanted. He wound up 10th in the points, but liked what he saw overall.

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