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Bucs staying home for A-Sun opener

Bucs staying home for A-Sun opener

March 1st, 2014 5:31 pm by Kelly Hodge

ETSU basketball fans will get at least one home game in March after all.When the dust settled on the regular season Saturday, the Bucs emerged as the 4-seed for the Atlantic Sun Conference tournament next week. They'll host fifth-seeded Lipscomb in a Tues

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Bucs come up short at Upstate, fate remains uncertain

Bucs come up short at Upstate, fate remains uncertain

February 28th, 2014 11:11 pm by Kelly Hodge

Rashawn Rembert scored a career-high 33 points, with eight 3-pointers, but the Spartans held on for a hard-fought 79-73 victory in the Hodge Center. The win was worth third place in the Atlantic Sun Conference and a home game in the quarterfinals next Tue

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Area's first marathon to have NASCAR flavor

Area's first marathon to have NASCAR flavor

February 28th, 2014 9:59 pm by Joe Avento

Northeast Tennessee's first marathon will have a little NASCAR flavor, and the event's organizers hope that translates into "racing the way it oughta be."

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CAK presents challenge for Lady Cyclones in sectional

February 28th, 2014 9:58 pm by Douglas Fritz

Elizabethton plays host to Region 2-AA runner-up CAK on Saturday in a Class AA girls sectional game. The Lady Cyclones enter with a record of 28-3. CAK stands at 20-13.

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Lady Vols survive scare at LSU

Lady Vols survive scare at LSU

February 28th, 2014 9:54 pm by AP

Meighan Simmons highlighted a 31-point performance with a clutch 3-pointer in the final minute, and No. 10 Tennessee held off LSU, 72-67, on Thursday night after the Lady Tigers had erased a 21-point halftime hole.

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Lack of depth hurting Vols

Lack of depth hurting Vols

February 28th, 2014 9:53 pm by AP

Saturday's game between Tennessee and Vanderbilt matches two of the least productive benches in the SEC. Tennessee ranks 12th out of 14 SEC teams in bench scoring in league competition. Vanderbilt is dead last in that category.

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Keselowski gets pole, calls NASCAR's new qualifying nerve-racking'

Keselowski gets pole, calls NASCAR's new qualifying nerve-racking'

February 28th, 2014 9:51 pm by AP

The first round of NASCAR's new knockout qualifying was a little strange and will take some getting used to.Brad Keselowski earned the first Sprint Cup pole under NASCAR's new format, edging Joey Logano with a track-record top speed of 139.384 mph.

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Junior fast and furious on Twitter

Junior fast and furious on Twitter

February 28th, 2014 9:49 pm by AP

NASCAR's most popular driver won the sport's biggest race last weekend.It may not have been the most exciting news of the week, at least when it comes to fans of Dale Earnhardt Jr.

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Milligan splits with top seeds at AAC

Milligan splits with top seeds at AAC

February 28th, 2014 9:02 pm by Staff Report

The Lady Buffs defeated No. 1 Tennessee Wesleyan 61-55 in the semifinals of the AAC tournament , while Milligan's men rallied from a 20-point deficit but ran out of gas against top-seeded Union, losing 92-87.

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Carver set to tip off annual Stevens-Wade Classic

February 27th, 2014 11:58 pm by Trey Williams

Damon Johnson, Jerome Odem, Odarius Williams, Keilan Livingston and Ryan Gaitor are among those playing in the annual Melvin Stevens-Thomas Wade Classic tonight at Carver Rec.

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