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Lady Bucs surge in second half to win SoCon opener

Lady Bucs surge in second half to win SoCon opener

March 5th, 2015 7:48 pm by Joe Avento

ETSU used a fierce second-half rally to beat the Catamounts, 73-53, in the Southern Conference women's basketball tournament quarterfinals Thursday at Kimmel Arena.

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Lady Cyclones put on hold for a day

Lady Cyclones put on hold for a day

March 5th, 2015 8:33 am by Douglas Fritz

The TSSAA announced early Thursday morning that all girls state touranment games were postponed because of road conditions.

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Vols beat LSU to snap five-game skid

Vols beat LSU to snap five-game skid

March 4th, 2015 10:25 pm by AP

Josh Richardson and Armani Moore combined for 39 points as Tennessee ended a five-game losing streak with a 78-63 victory over LSU on Wednesday night.

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Downs hired to coach ETSU running backs

Downs hired to coach ETSU running backs

March 4th, 2015 10:23 pm by Joe Avento

Gary Downs, a former running back at North Carolina State, has been hired to coach running back for East Tennessee State's football team, the school announced on Wednesday.

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Relaxed Ezell, Lady Bucs open SoCon tourney

Relaxed Ezell, Lady Bucs open SoCon tourney

March 4th, 2015 10:22 pm by Joe Avento

Brittney Ezell's East Tennessee State team takes on Western Carolina in a 4:30 p.m. quarterfinal matchup of the Southern Conference tournament, and the Bucs coach says she wants her team to enjoy the experience and let the results speak for themselves.

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Lady Cyclones begin title defense against familiar foe

Lady Cyclones begin title defense against familiar foe

March 4th, 2015 10:21 pm by Douglas Fritz

Elizabethton and Westview meet in the girls Class AA state basketball tournament for the third straight year, and the fourth time in seven years, in today's quarterfinal contest at Murphy Center. Tipoff is set for 4:45 p.m. (EST).

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Olympic silver medalist Leo Manzano visits Daniel Boone runners - PHOTOS

Olympic silver medalist Leo Manzano visits Daniel Boone runners - PHOTOS

March 4th, 2015 8:52 am by Tony Casey

"Boy, it would be nice if we had an Olympic silver medalist around to pace us on this 400 ... " joked Daniel Boone High School standout miler Adam Barnard in the middle of his workout Tuesday night at the school's track.

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Hampton tops Meigs County for state berth

Hampton tops Meigs County for state berth

March 3rd, 2015 10:32 pm by Ivan Sanders, Press Correspondent

Hampton built leads of 16 and 19 points over the course of four quarters before having to go an extra overtime session to earn a trip to Murfreesboro next week with a nail-biting 88-80 win over the visiting Meigs County.

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'Toppers fall short at buzzer against Oak Ridge

'Toppers fall short at buzzer against Oak Ridge

March 3rd, 2015 10:31 pm by Trey Williams

Trailing 55-53 with 0.8 seconds left and an inbounds pass under its basket forthcoming, Science Hill's Peyton Wingate got a relatively decent look at a 3-pointer, but it came up short in the sectional loss to Oak Ridge.

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