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Vols rally to beat Hawkeyes in OT

Vols rally to beat Hawkeyes in OT

March 20th, 2014 12:12 am by AP

Stokes dominated inside as the Volunteers finally caught up in the closing minutes of regulation, then opened overtime with a three-point play that set up a 78-65 victory over Iowa on Wednesday night, finishing off the First Four.

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Vols' spring challenge: Rebuild offensive line

Vols' spring challenge: Rebuild offensive line

March 18th, 2014 7:07 pm by AP

Tennessee coach Butch Jones calls junior center Mack Crowder a leader of the offensive line, which faces perhaps the toughest task of any position group this spring.

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Auburn hires Bruce Pearl

Auburn hires Bruce Pearl

March 18th, 2014 6:20 pm by AP

Auburn has hired former Tennessee coach Bruce Pearl to revive a struggling basketball program that hasn't been to the NCAA tournament in more than a decade.

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McCaffery to Iowa for son's surgery before game

McCaffery to Iowa for son's surgery before game

March 18th, 2014 6:18 pm by AP

Iowa coach Fran McCaffery will be in and out of Dayton as the Hawkeyes get ready for their first NCAA tournament game in eight years, facing Tennessee in Wednesday's first-round game.

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Simmons SEC women's player of year

Simmons SEC women's player of year

March 18th, 2014 6:16 pm by AP

Meighan Simmons was selected as player on the year on the AP's All-SEC women's basketball team Tuesday, while South Carolina's Dawn Staley was a unanimous choice for the coaching honor.

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Lady Vols eager to end their Final Four drought

Lady Vols eager to end their Final Four drought

March 18th, 2014 6:14 pm by AP

Much has been made of Connecticut chasing history with a chance to win its ninth national championship and break a tie with the Lady Vols. Well, Tennessee would like to be the one to break that tie and end its Final Four drought while reclaiming its statu

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Lady Vols top seed in Louisville Regional

Lady Vols top seed in Louisville Regional

March 17th, 2014 8:29 pm by AP

The Lady Vols, who are the only team to have played in every NCAA tournament, will open up by hosting Northwestern State on Saturday.

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NCAA Happiness: Vols relieved to avoid 3rd straight NIT appearance

NCAA Happiness: Vols relieved to avoid 3rd straight NIT appearance

March 17th, 2014 4:30 pm by STEVE MEGARGEE, AP Sports Writer

The Volunteers are simply relieved to be in the field at all.

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Vols draw Iowa for first round of NCAA

Vols draw Iowa for first round of NCAA

March 16th, 2014 11:01 pm by Staff Report

Tennessee learned during Sunday's selection show it will face Iowa in a first round play-in game in the NCAA Tournament.

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BMS game already has its benefits

BMS game already has its benefits

March 16th, 2014 10:58 pm by Jeff Birchfield

Although the game is more than two years away, the University of Tennessee and Virginia Tech football programs are already reaping the benefits of the "Battle at Bristol."

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