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High-profile coaching hires could improve SEC basketball depth

High-profile coaching hires could improve SEC basketball depth

April 10th, 2015 3:00 pm by STEVE MEGARGEE, AP Sports Writer

SEC schools want to make sure they have more than just a couple of men's basketball programs capable of making long NCAA tournament runs each season. And they're paying big money to try to do it.

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19-year-old basketball player Lauren Hill dies after cancer battle

19-year-old basketball player Lauren Hill dies after cancer battle

April 10th, 2015 2:30 pm by JOE KAY, AP Sports Writer

Lauren Hill, the 19-year-old freshman basketball player at Mount St. Joseph who battled an inoperable brain tumor, died at a hospital Friday morning.

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JC's Norris pitches Blue Jays to 6-3 win at Yankee Stadium

JC's Norris pitches Blue Jays to 6-3 win at Yankee Stadium

April 10th, 2015 2:10 pm by MIKE FITZPATRICK, AP Baseball Writer

Alex Rodriguez hit his first home run since serving a yearlong drug suspension, but the Toronto Blue Jays beat the New York Yankees 6-3 Thursday night in the first major league win for eccentric left-hander Daniel Norris.

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Trout tailwater should get plenty of cold water, despite work on Wilbur

Trout tailwater should get plenty of cold water, despite work on Wilbur

April 10th, 2015 12:30 pm by George Thwaites

It looks like excellent angling for largemouth bass, smallmouth bass, striped bass, white bass and trout on Northeast Tennessee reservoirs and rivers as we move into the month of April.

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Zucker's 2 goals lead Wild over Predators 4-2

Zucker's 2 goals lead Wild over Predators 4-2

April 10th, 2015 9:24 am by JIM DIAMOND, Associated Press

Jason Zucker scored twice and Marco Scandella had the other goal for Minnesota, which extended its franchise-record road winning streak to 12 games.

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Appeal hearing set for RCR vs NASCAR on Newman tire penalty

Appeal hearing set for RCR vs NASCAR on Newman tire penalty

April 10th, 2015 9:23 am by Associated Press

Richard Childress Racing will present its appeal next week of NASCAR penalties levied against Ryan Newman's team for allegedly manipulating tires.

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Prep Results - Thursday, April 9

Prep Results - Thursday, April 9

April 10th, 2015 12:01 am by Staff Report

High school scores from Northeast Tennessee and Southwest Virginia.

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Stratton (Ab)solutely Fabulous in Tribe's Eastman win over Lady Chiefs

Stratton (Ab)solutely Fabulous in Tribe's Eastman win over Lady Chiefs

April 9th, 2015 11:05 pm by George Thwaites

Dobyns-Bennett catcher Abby Stratton came up with the big hit and the big defensive play in the Lady Indians' 4-3 win over Cherokee in Thursday's opening round of pool play in the Eastman Invitational softball tournament.

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Dobyns-Bennett's Rashad Hunter signs to play football at Carson-Newman

Dobyns-Bennett's Rashad Hunter signs to play football at Carson-Newman

April 9th, 2015 5:13 pm by Pat Kenney

Hunter was a 2014 All-Big 7 first team defensive lineman who had 80 tackles, including six quarterback sacks, last fall.

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Norris not stressed about start in Yankee Stadium

Norris not stressed about start in Yankee Stadium

April 9th, 2015 3:32 pm by Douglas Fritz, NET News Service

When the the former Science Hill standout takes the mound tonight, he doesn't expect nerves to be a major issue.

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