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France pleased with hot start to Sprint Cup year

March 9th, 2011 10:47 pm by Associated Press

CHARLOTTE, N.C. NASCAR chairman Brian France passed on the chance to trumpet the fast start to the season, stressing the task is sustaining the positives over the entire year.

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Volunteers have work to do if they want to reach NCAAs for 6th straight year

March 8th, 2011 10:42 pm by Associated Press

KNOXVILLE A sixth straight NCAA tournament bid would mean as much to Tennessee men's basketball coach Bruce Pearl as last season's run to the tournament's regional finals. The problem is, the Volunteers may not have done enough recently to convince the N

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Pressley preparing Kingsport Speedway for new era of racing

March 8th, 2011 7:53 am by Jeff Bobo

KINGSPORT There was a time in Robert Pressley's NASCAR racing career when his only worry was showing up at the racetrack on time and strapping in behind the wheel.

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No. 4 Lady Vols down No. 16 Kentucky in SEC tournament championship

March 6th, 2011 9:49 pm by Associated Press

Angie Bjorklund scored 23 points, including seven 3s, and No. 4 Tennessee hit a school- and tournament-record 16 3-pointers to beat No. 16 Kentucky 90-65 Sunday in the Southeastern Conference championship game.

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Shot in final seconds ends Gate City's season

March 5th, 2011 10:27 pm by Bill Lane

BRISTOL, Va. As the season progressed, Gate City's basketball team drew high expectations. The Blue Devils' hopes of reaching the VHSL Final Four were dashed by one shot Saturday night.

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Harris has 25 in Tennessee win over South Carolina

March 4th, 2011 5:57 am by Associated Press

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Bartee grapples way into Rye Cove lore as school's only state champion wrestler

March 2nd, 2011 11:33 pm by George Thwaites

CLINCHPORT Calep Bartee is the only wrestler in Rye Cove history to win a state championship in the sport. He's used to flying solo. For four consecutive seasons, he has been the War Eagles' only wrestler.

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Unicoi holds off Sullivan East

March 1st, 2011 11:30 pm by Jack Goodson

KINGSPORT Not a single point in the second period. Twenty-four turnovers, 16 in the first half. Reads like a recipe for disaster.

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Lady 'Toppers turn up tempo, bounce Indians

February 28th, 2011 10:44 pm by Pat Kenney

JOHNSON CITY When the final buzzer sounded Monday night at the Region 1-AAA girls semifinals at Science Hill, two teams felt jubilation and two others anguish.

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Fourth-ranked Lady Vols run SEC table

February 27th, 2011 8:50 pm by Associated Press

KNOXVILLE Shekinna Stricklen is glad to finally have something to brag about after all the struggles she and her Tennessee teammates have been through the past few seasons.

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