Kingsport Times News Wednesday, July 30, 2014
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New ACC reveling in  stability, success

New ACC reveling in stability, success

July 22nd, 2014 10:04 pm by Associated Press

Welcome to the new Atlantic Coast Conference. Where a one-time punchline of a conference now boasts the Heisman Trophy winner, the reigning national champion and a handful of other individual award winners.

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Photo Gallery: K-Mets Take on the Greeneville Astros.

July 22nd, 2014 9:28 pm by Ned Jilton

K-Mets start series against Greeneville at Hunter Wright Stadium. Photos by Ned Jilton II

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SoCon Digital Network to launch in August

SoCon Digital Network to launch in August

July 22nd, 2014 2:43 pm by Staff Report

The Southern Conference will launch the SoCon Digital Network, a free streaming service available live and on demand, in late August, Commissioner John Iamarino announced Tuesday.

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Vols to face West Virginia in Charlotte in 2018

Vols to face West Virginia in Charlotte in 2018

July 22nd, 2014 2:04 pm by Associated Press

The Charlotte Sports Foundation on Tuesday announced the first meeting between the schools. The game will be played Sept. 1, 2018.

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NFL wants back in LA, but questions must be answered first

NFL wants back in LA, but questions must be answered first

July 22nd, 2014 8:17 am by By Sam Farmer, Los Angeles Times (MCT)

After 19 years of dead ends, the NFL is taking another run at returning to Los Angeles. Solving that riddle will require some creative thinking and possibly an outside-the-box approach.

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Mr. Big Shot: Mathieu HR lifts Kingsport to 3-1 win over Princeton

Mr. Big Shot: Mathieu HR lifts Kingsport to 3-1 win over Princeton

July 21st, 2014 11:58 pm by George Thwaites

Walk-off homer gives K-Mets their first complete series sweep of an Appalachian League opponent this season. Kingsport has won five of its last six games.

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RB Wilson cleared to practice with Giants

RB Wilson cleared to practice with Giants

July 21st, 2014 9:48 pm by Associated Press

Giants running back David Wilson has been cleared for contact work after recovering from neck surgery. The former first-round draft pick out of Virginia Tech was injured last Oct. 6 and underwent fusion surgery on a disk in January.

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Stewart riding high from sprint car victory

Stewart riding high from sprint car victory

July 21st, 2014 9:19 pm by JENNA FRYER, AP Auto Racing Writer

NASCAR driver/owner Tony Stewart raced in a sprint car last weekend for the first time since he broke his leg in an extracurricular race last August. He missed the final 15 weeks of the NASCAR season with the injury.

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Photo Gallery: K-Mets take on Rays at Hunter Wright

July 21st, 2014 9:19 pm by Ned Jilton

K-Mets in action in middle of a homestand. Photo by Ned Jilton II

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Florida State, Miami picked to win ACC divisions

Florida State, Miami picked to win ACC divisions

July 21st, 2014 1:52 pm by JOEDY McCREARY, AP Sports Writer

Defending national champion Florida State and Miami are the favorites to win their Atlantic Coast Conference divisions following a vote Monday of 112 media members at the league's preseason football media days.

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