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Athletic departments see surge financially in down economy

June 17th, 2011 4:35 am by Staff Report

According to a USA Today report more than $470 million in new money poured into major college athletics programs last year, boosting spending on sports even as many of the parent universities struggled with funding reductions during tough economic times,

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McIlroy shows off his major form on a Thursday

June 17th, 2011 3:58 am by Associated Press

BETHESDA, Md. (AP) Rory McIlroy is becoming a master at these major championships.At least on Thursday.

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Tennessee holds off Virginia to win all-star game 11-10

June 17th, 2011 12:16 am by Bill Lane

BRISTOL, Va. The Volunteer State claimed victory but barely over the Commonwealth Thursday night 11-10. It came down to the final out a fantastic catch in center field by David Crockett's Ty Shipley to seal a victory by the Tennesseans in the Fellows

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Big Ten, CBS ink extension for basketball games

June 16th, 2011 12:50 pm by Associated Press

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Peoria Chiefs hold LeBron James 'ring' giveaway

June 16th, 2011 12:36 pm by Associated Press

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Spring Fling to stay in Murfreesboro through 2014

June 16th, 2011 4:14 am by Associated Press

MURFREESBORO, Tenn. (AP) The Tennessee Secondary School Athletic Association Board of Control has voted to keep the Spring Fling in Murfreesboro through the 2013-14 school year.

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Goalie Thomas leads Boston Bruins to Stanley Cup

June 16th, 2011 4:07 am by Associated Press

VANCOUVER, British Columbia (AP) Zdeno Chara thrust the Stanley Cup high above his 6-foot-9 frame, knocking off his own championship hat and nearly falling down. The Boston Bruins' captain passed it to 43-year-old Mark Recchi, who raised the shiny silver

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Pound had state champion track athletes but that didn't make Pound a track school

June 16th, 2011 4:00 am by George Thwaites

POUND The movie "Hoosiers" was only two years old when the Pound girls basketball team gathered in a motel room in Salem to watch it on a VCR one of the assistant coaches thought to bring along.

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Deaton stuns defending champ Nielson at TGA Women's Am

June 15th, 2011 11:05 pm by Pat Kenney

JONESBOROUGH In a classic example of slow and steady wins the race, Jackson's Rachel Deaton sent a shockwave across the field at the 71st annual Tennessee Women's Amateur at Blackthorn Club at the Ridges.

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SC assistant withdraws from Tennessee baseball search

June 15th, 2011 1:40 pm by Associated Press

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