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Judge rules for RB Peterson, opening door for reinstatement

February 26th, 2015 5:38 pm by DAVE CAMPBELL and JON KRAWCZYNSKI, AP Sports Writers

A federal judge has opened the door for faster reinstatement of the Minnesota Vikings Adrian Peterson, ruling an NFL arbitrator "failed to meet his duty" in the star running back's child abuse case.

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No. 6 Lady Vols bounce back, beat slumping Georgia 70-59

No. 6 Lady Vols bounce back, beat slumping Georgia 70-59

February 27th, 2015 12:20 am by CHARLES ODUM, AP Sports Writer

Cierra Burdick scored 18 points and No. 6 Tennessee, coming off its first SEC loss, beat Georgia 70-59 on Thursday night, giving the Lady Bulldogs their longest losing streak in 38 years.

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Blue Devils, Bears squaring off in C-40

Blue Devils, Bears squaring off in C-40

February 26th, 2015 10:43 pm by George Thwaites

Gate City's 49-46 win over Lebanon and Union's 61-54 upset of Virginia High sets up a high stakes title game collision in tonight's Conference 40 championship game in the Bearcats' Den

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Hot-shooting Vandy rallies, beats UT 73-65

Hot-shooting Vandy rallies, beats UT 73-65

February 26th, 2015 10:28 pm by STEVE MEGARGEE, AP Sports Writer

Vanderbilt made its last 13 field goal attempts to beat Tennessee 73-65 on Thursday night and hand the Vols their fourth straight loss.

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More snow postpones NET prep basketball tournaments

More snow postpones NET prep basketball tournaments

February 26th, 2015 1:36 pm by Dave Ongie

Another batch of winter weather resulted in the postponement of regional tournaments in Tennessee on Thursday.

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Kyle Busch has surgery on foot by North Carolina specialist

Kyle Busch has surgery on foot by North Carolina specialist

February 26th, 2015 9:40 am by Associated Press

Dr. Robert Anderson of OrthoCarolina performed the surgery Wednesday. Anderson is a noted specialist who has treated NFL players Matt Schaub and Ahmad Bradshaw and retired baseball players Derek Jeter and Chipper Jones.

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Kings grind out 102-90 win over Grizzlies in Sacramento

Kings grind out 102-90 win over Grizzlies in Sacramento

February 26th, 2015 9:39 am by ANTONIO GONZALEZ, AP Basketball Writer

Three technical fouls were called. One chair was kicked, and two of the NBA's most volatile big men nearly let their emotions get the best of them. It was just the kind of game the Memphis Grizzlies love to play. The Sacramento Kings showed they can, too.

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PHOTO GALLERY: Gate City Conference 40 quarterfinal basketball game with Lee High

February 25th, 2015 9:51 pm by George Thwaites

Photos from Wednesday's Conference 40 boys basketball tournament opener between the Blue Devils and the Generals

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Blue Devils defense shuts down Generals

Blue Devils defense shuts down Generals

February 25th, 2015 8:52 pm by George Thwaites

Gate City held Lee High scoreless in the first quarter en route to an 82-40 victory in Wednesday's much-delayed opening round of the Conference 40 boys basketball tournament.

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South slides into Region 1-AA semifinals

South slides into Region 1-AA semifinals

February 25th, 2015 8:11 pm by Dave Ongie

The Rebels used an 11-2 run down the stretch to dismiss Chuckey-Doak on Wednesday, setting up a showdown with Greeneville in the regional semifinals.

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Photo Gallery: Boys Region 1-AA basketball, Sullivan South vs. Chuckey-Doak

February 25th, 2015 7:52 pm by Ned Jilton

The Rebels were able to beat the snow and Chucky Doak in Region 1-AA action at Sullivan South. Photos by Ned Jilton II

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