Kingsport Times News Friday, July 31, 2015
Sports Sports Live
K-Mets pitchers combine for 3-hitter in win over Elizabethton

K-Mets pitchers combine for 3-hitter in win over Elizabethton

July 24th, 2015 11:48 pm by George Thwaites

Ivan Wilson recorded his first dinger of the season and a trio of Kingsport Mets pitchers confined the Elizabethton Twins to three hits in a 5-1 Appalachian League victory at Hunter Wright Stadium on Friday.

Comments
Sports Sports Live
Flying High: Falcons camp euphoric as countdown to 2015 football season begins

Flying High: Falcons camp euphoric as countdown to 2015 football season begins

July 24th, 2015 10:09 pm by George Thwaites

"We're working on the positive. We don't want to think the negative. We're working on the six inches between the ears," said new head coach Barry Jones, a former assistant coach at two Virginia state championship football programs.

Comments
Sports Entertainment
ESPN: Cowherd won't be back on air

ESPN: Cowherd won't be back on air

July 24th, 2015 8:55 pm by Staff Report

ESPN said Friday that radio host Colin Cowherd won't be on the air again before leaving the network in the wake of his remarks about major league baseball players from the Dominican Republic.

Comments
Sports Sports Live
School of Hard Knocks: North's gritty gridiron tradition carries on into new league

School of Hard Knocks: North's gritty gridiron tradition carries on into new league

July 24th, 2015 8:24 pm by George Thwaites

In the first year of the new TSSAA alignment, the Class 2A Golden Raiders find themselves in a new conference. Happy Valley is the only Three Rivers rival to carry over.

Comments
Sports Vols Sports
Freshman WR Bruce leaving Tennessee program

Freshman WR Bruce leaving Tennessee program

July 24th, 2015 8:18 pm by Associated Press

Freshman wide receiver Jocquez Bruce is leaving the Tennessee football program, Vols coach Butch Jones confirmed Friday.

Comments
Sports Vols Sports
NCAA: Southern Miss, Tyndall committed multiple violations

NCAA: Southern Miss, Tyndall committed multiple violations

July 24th, 2015 6:28 pm by DAVID BRANDT, AP Sports Writer

Southern Mississippi's men's basketball program and former coach Donnie Tyndall committed multiple violations, including arranging fraudulent academic credit and impermissible financial aid, the NCAA said Friday.

Comments
Sports Sports Live
Basketball and breakfast for Bucs?

Basketball and breakfast for Bucs?

July 24th, 2015 6:00 pm by joe avento, NET News Service

The Bucs are in negotiations to take part in ESPN's College Hoops Tip-Off Marathon in November and they could play a 6 a.m. home game.

Comments
Sports
Organizers reveal emblem for 2020 Tokyo Olympics

Organizers reveal emblem for 2020 Tokyo Olympics

July 24th, 2015 2:00 pm by Associated Press

Japanese organizers revealed the emblem of the 2020 Tokyo Olympics on Friday, five years to the day before the opening ceremony. The emblem is based on "T," standing for Tokyo, tomorrow, and team.

Comments
Sports
Rich Heldenfels: When sports on screen intersect with real life

Rich Heldenfels: When sports on screen intersect with real life

July 24th, 2015 1:00 pm by By Rich Heldenfels, Akron Beacon Journal (TNS)

Last week, the NBA team announced that it would play some games next season in the uniform of Hickory High School, whose team is the centerpiece of the 1986 basketball movie Hoosiers.

Comments
Sports Sports Live Outdoors
"Nothing-looking" Ned Rig is hooking something in Boone Lake

"Nothing-looking" Ned Rig is hooking something in Boone Lake

July 24th, 2015 12:30 pm by George Thwaites

There's an element of truth in the old adage that commercially made fishing lures are as much designed to catch fishermen as they are to catch fish. Be that as it may, some innovations prove so effective at catching fish that they're hot sellers no matter

Comments