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Wildcats survive Irish 68-66, reach Final Four

March 29th, 2015 12:11 am by TOM WITHERS, AP Sports Writer

Andrew Harrison made two free throws with six seconds remaining, and top-seeded Kentucky kept its unbeaten season and national title hopes intact with a 68-66 win over Notre Dame on Saturday night in the NCAA Midwest Regional final.

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Prep results - Saturday, March 28

Prep results - Saturday, March 28

March 29th, 2015 12:17 am by Staff Report

Saturday's prep baseball, softball and soccer scores from around the area.

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Lady Vols storm back from 17 down, beat Gonzaga 73-69 in OT

Lady Vols storm back from 17 down, beat Gonzaga 73-69 in OT

March 28th, 2015 10:03 pm by NICHOLAS K. GERANIOS, Associated Press

Cierra Burdick scored 22 points, including four late free throws for the winning points, and Tennessee beat Gonzaga 73-69 in overtime on Saturday to advance to the NCAA Spokane Regional final.

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Tennessee seeking stability after latest coaching turnover

Tennessee seeking stability after latest coaching turnover

March 28th, 2015 7:57 pm by STEVE MEGARGEE, AP Sports Writer

As it searches for its third men's basketball coach in as many years, Tennessee must find a candidate willing to overlook the program's recent instability. AD Dave Hart said he believes the position remains attractive despite the recent turnover.

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Dobyns-Bennett beats Smyrna for Jon Metcalf Highland Cup title

Dobyns-Bennett beats Smyrna for Jon Metcalf Highland Cup title

March 28th, 2015 7:48 pm by Pat Kenney

Ty Oreskovic led the Tribe with two goals and an assist in the 5-2 win over the Bulldogs on Saturday at the Eastman Soccer Complex.

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Logano uses restart to win truck race at Martinsville

Logano uses restart to win truck race at Martinsville

March 28th, 2015 7:11 pm by HANK KURZ Jr., AP Sports Writer

Joey Logano passed Matt Crafton entering the first turn at the start of a two-lap sprint to the finish and won an exciting NASCAR Camping World Truck Series race at Martinsville Speedway on Saturday.

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Forbes hire at ETSU to be announced Monday

Forbes hire at ETSU to be announced Monday

March 28th, 2015 6:20 pm by joe avento, NET News Service

Steve Forbes will be introduced as East Tennessee State's 16th men's basketball coach on Monday.

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Back door: Duke bettors win on last free throw

Back door: Duke bettors win on last free throw

March 28th, 2015 2:28 pm by OSKAR GARCIA, Associated Press

Before the game's final free throw, the score was 62-57, a would-be push on bets taken at a five-point spread and a loss for some Duke bettors who gave up 5 1/2 points.

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Penske to NASCAR team: No manipulating tires

Penske to NASCAR team: No manipulating tires

March 28th, 2015 1:50 pm by JENNA FRYER, AP Auto Racing Writer

There is rampant industry speculation that some NASCAR crews are drilling tiny holes in tires to allow air to escape during a race, a process known as "bleeding," and NASCAR has confiscated tires the last two weeks.

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Prep Results: Friday, March 27

Prep Results: Friday, March 27

March 28th, 2015 12:39 am by staff

Friday's high school baseball, softball and soccer scores from Northeast Tennessee and Southwest Virginia.

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Gonzaga into Elite Eight for first time since 1999

Gonzaga into Elite Eight for first time since 1999

March 27th, 2015 11:12 pm by Associated Press

Przemek Karnowski had 18 points and nine rebounds and second-seeded Gonzaga used a big run early in the second half to pull away for a 74-62 victory over No. 11 UCLA on Friday night in the NCAA South Regional semifinals.

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