Kingsport Times News Wednesday, November 26, 2014
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Harvick wins Homestead to claim first  championship

Harvick wins Homestead to claim first championship

November 16th, 2014 7:59 pm by JENNA FRYER, AP Auto Racing Writer

NASCAR's new championship format gave Kevin Harvick his long sought-after first Sprint Cup title, as he capped a magical first season at Stewart-Haas Racing with a victory at Homestead-Miami Speedway.

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Georgia loses Gurley to season-ending knee injury

Georgia loses Gurley to season-ending knee injury

November 16th, 2014 6:05 pm by CHARLES ODUM, AP Sports Writer

Georgia tailback Todd Gurley's season has ended with a torn anterior cruciate ligament in his left knee.

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Muschamp out after 4 seasons at Florida

Muschamp out after 4 seasons at Florida

November 16th, 2014 3:33 pm by MARK LONG, AP Sports Writer

Will Muschamp's close-to-the-vest style proved to be too conservative and too unsuccessful for a school with three national champions, eight Southeastern Conference titles and sky-high expectations.

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Buzzkill: Quakers sober up Wasps' euphoric playoff hopes

Buzzkill: Quakers sober up Wasps' euphoric playoff hopes

November 16th, 2014 12:09 am by staff

E&H loss to Guilford gives Hampden-Sydney the ODAC Division III playoff berth, Virginia-Wise beats Fairmont State, Tusclum and Carson-Newman both collect SAC victories

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Lady Blue Devils stampede the Buffaloes

Lady Blue Devils stampede the Buffaloes

November 15th, 2014 11:18 pm by Pat Kenney

Gate City (28-0) swept past Floyd County 25-13, 25-18, 25-21 to earn the right to host a state semifinal match against Luray on Tuesday at 7 p.m. at Gate City High School.

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Tigers tear up Raiders

Tigers tear up Raiders

November 15th, 2014 11:05 pm by George Thwaites

Haysi quarterback Jalen Sykes passed for 361 yards and five touchdowns in a 54-16 victory over J.I. Burton in Saturday's VHSL 1A West playoff opener at Sandlick.

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Dobbs-led Vols trounce Wildcats 50-16

Dobbs-led Vols trounce Wildcats 50-16

November 15th, 2014 9:00 pm by STEVE MEGARGEE, AP Sports Writer

Joshua Dobbs threw three touchdown passes and ran for a fourth score Saturday in his second start of the season for Tennessee, which trounced Kentucky 50-16 to continue its mastery of this annual series.

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No. 4 Tide takes down No. 1 Bulldogs 25-20

No. 4 Tide takes down No. 1 Bulldogs 25-20

November 15th, 2014 7:54 pm by JOHN ZENOR, AP Sports Writer

Blake Sims, T.J. Yeldon and No. 4 Alabama's relentless defense delivered on a big stage, and the Crimson Tide held off No. 1 Mississippi State 25-20 on Saturday.

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Hokies force 3 takeaways in 17-16 upset of No. 19 Duke

Hokies force 3 takeaways in 17-16 upset of No. 19 Duke

November 15th, 2014 4:10 pm by JOEDY McCREARY, AP Sports Writer

Michael Brewer threw two touchdown passes and Virginia Tech held on to upset No. 19 Duke 17-16 on Saturday and avoid its first in-season, four-game losing streak since 1992.

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Checkered flag about to fall on ESPN NASCAR coverage

Checkered flag about to fall on ESPN NASCAR coverage

November 15th, 2014 8:10 am by DAN GELSTON, AP Sports Writer

ESPN has been as much a staple in NASCAR the past 30 years as the Earnhardts and Pettys. ESPN televised the sport from 1981-2000 and 2007-2014. "You can't separate the history of ESPN from NASCAR and the history of NASCAR from ESPN."

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