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Tennessee enters new era with Nike contract

July 1st, 2015 9:26 pm by AP

Tennessee is opening its doors to the Nike swoosh while bidding farewell to the Lady Vols nickname and logo in all but one sport.

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Niswonger tournament draws big stars, raises big bucks

Niswonger tournament draws big stars, raises big bucks

June 29th, 2015 10:51 pm by Jeff Birchfield

Scott Niswonger, the man for whom the tournament is named, said this year's tournament and a Beach Boys concert in Greeneville on Sunday night had brought in a gross amount of over $900,000.

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Stars at the Niswonger Golf Classic

June 29th, 2015 4:43 pm by Jeff Birchfield

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Niswonger Golf Classic

June 29th, 2015 4:42 pm by Jeff Birchfield

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Miami Heat draft former Vols guard Josh Richardson

Miami Heat draft former Vols guard Josh Richardson

June 26th, 2015 6:38 pm by Ben Frederickson, Knoxville News Sentinel

The Miami Heat made Josh Richardson the No. 40 overall pick in Thursday night's NBA draft, snagging the 6-foot-6, 200-pound Edmond, Okla., native with the 10th pick in the second round.

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Backers of Lady Vols nickname rally

Backers of Lady Vols nickname rally

June 25th, 2015 9:38 pm by AP

As Tennessee prepares to eliminate the Lady Vols nickname and logo for all women's sports other than basketball, fans rallied at a board of trustees meeting Thursday to protest the decision.

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Report: Academic issues alleged at Texas under new Vols coach Barnes

Report: Academic issues alleged at Texas under new Vols coach Barnes

June 10th, 2015 12:19 pm by Matt Slovin, The Tennessean

The Chronicle report cites three specific examples of academic misconduct that occurred during Rick Barnes' tenure at Texas and names three players: Martez Walker, J'Covan Brown and P.J. Tucker.

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UT's Jones tells caravan stop to temper expectations

UT's Jones tells caravan stop to temper expectations

May 18th, 2015 9:23 pm by Dave Ongie

With another impressive recruiting class under his belt, Jones arrived at Bristol Motor Speedway on Monday night for a Big Orange Caravan stop not to preach hope for the future, but to temper the oversized expectations sprouting up around his team as the

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