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D-B denies Hilltopper wrestlers

D-B denies Hilltopper wrestlers

January 15th, 2015 10:39 pm by Dave Ongie, NET News Service

With a desperate Science Hill squad rolling into the Buck Van Huss Dome on Thursday night, Dobyns-Bennett's wrestling team found itself in need of some momentum.

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Riley lifts Bucs to 17th straight over Western

Riley lifts Bucs to 17th straight over Western

January 15th, 2015 10:39 pm by Joe Avento

Jalen Riley scored 31 points, including 10 in a row in a late stretch, as the Bucs beat Western Carolina, 83-76, Thursday night at the Ramsey Center.

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Science Hill's Elliott headed to Walters State

Science Hill's Elliott headed to Walters State

January 15th, 2015 10:35 pm by Trey Williams

Lady Hilltoppers' senior pitcher Vanessa Elliott signed on Thursday with Walters State, where her sister Cassie was a second-team all-conference right fielder in 2011.

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Force will run Chevy this season

Force will run Chevy this season

January 15th, 2015 10:34 pm by Jeff Birchfield

The biggest name in drag racing will be driving a Chevrolet this season. John Force, the 16-time NHRA Funny Car World Champion, had signed a multi-year with the Bowtie brand.

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ETSU Track & Field team opens season with own meet

ETSU Track & Field team opens season with own meet

January 15th, 2015 10:33 pm by Staff Report

The ETSU Track & Field Invitational will be held today and Saturday in the Minidome as the Bucs open the 2015 part of the their schedule.

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Lady Vols top Auburn despite season-low points

Lady Vols top Auburn despite season-low points

January 15th, 2015 10:32 pm by AP

Andraya Carter hit three first-half 3-pointers, scoring 11 points, and No. 6 Tennessee smothered Auburn defensively in a 54-42 victory on Thursday night.

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ETSU vs. Western Carolina basketball photo gallery

January 15th, 2015 8:00 pm by Joe Avento

From Cullowhee, North Carolina

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Boone's Adam Barnard earns top spot in state cross country recognition

Boone's Adam Barnard earns top spot in state cross country recognition

January 15th, 2015 10:40 am by Staff Report

The award - which recognizes outstanding athletic excellence, high standards of academic achievement and exemplary character on and off the racecourse - designates Barnard as Tennessee's best high school boys cross country runner.

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Bucs going for 17th straight against Western

Bucs going for 17th straight against Western

January 14th, 2015 8:18 pm by Joe Avento

History says East Tennessee State has beaten Western Carolina in 16 consecutive basketball games. But the current players on ETSU's roster don't know much about history. And, frankly, they don't care.

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Lady Bucs off to good start  in SoCon

Lady Bucs off to good start in SoCon

January 14th, 2015 8:17 pm by Joe Avento

A tough non-conference schedule seems to be paying dividends for the ETSU women's basketball team. The Lady Bucs have already surpassed last season's victory total and will take a 10-7 record into Saturday's home game with UNC Greensboro.

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