Kingsport Times News Saturday, January 31, 2015
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Federer out of Aussie Open in 3rd round after loss to Seppi

Federer out of Aussie Open in 3rd round after loss to Seppi

January 23rd, 2015 9:40 am by JOHN PYE, AP Sports Writer

Roger Federer is out of the Australian Open, his chances of reaching a 12th consecutive semifinal at Melbourne Park erased in a shocking third-round loss to Andreas Seppi on Friday.

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Gloves from infamous Ali-Liston rematch going to auction

Gloves from infamous Ali-Liston rematch going to auction

January 23rd, 2015 9:36 am by ULA ILNYTZKY, Associated Press

Both pairs of gloves from the May 25, 1965, bout in Lewiston, Maine — won by Muhammad Ali with a first-round knockout from what some saw as a "phantom punch" — go up for auction Feb. 21 in New York.

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Prep Results - Thursday, Jan. 22

Prep Results - Thursday, Jan. 22

January 22nd, 2015 11:51 pm by Staff Report

Dobyns-Bennett boys claim Region 1 Duals wrestling title.

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Parks & Recreation, Thursday, Jan. 22

Parks & Recreation, Thursday, Jan. 22

January 22nd, 2015 11:51 pm by staff

Thursday night's recreational basketball league scores from the City of Kingsport, plus Merchant's Bowling League results

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Tribe grapplers claim Region 1-AAA title

Tribe grapplers claim Region 1-AAA title

January 22nd, 2015 11:25 pm by Dave Ongie

Dobyns-Bennett took a 54-24 win over Morristown East in the semifinals and a 37-25 triumph over the Vikings in the finals of Thursday's Region 1-AAA wrestling tournament at the Buck Van Huss Dome.

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Tampa Bay hires Vols' Bajakian as QBs coach

Tampa Bay hires Vols' Bajakian as QBs coach

January 22nd, 2015 9:00 pm by FRED GOODALL, AP Sports Writer

The Tampa Bay Buccaneers hired Mike Bajakian as their new quarterbacks coach Thursday. Bajakian spent the past two seasons as offensive coordinator at the University of Tennessee.

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Tennessee's Hurd has underage-drinking case resolved

Tennessee's Hurd has underage-drinking case resolved

January 22nd, 2015 4:05 pm by Associated Press

The underage drinking charge against Tennessee football player Jalen Hurd has been dismissed after he paid court costs, performed community service and completed an alcohol education course.

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Virginia Tech instituting 'Pylons of Promise' for student-athletes

Virginia Tech instituting 'Pylons of Promise' for student-athletes

January 22nd, 2015 2:48 pm by Staff Report

Virginia Tech is establishing a program that's essentially a pact between the school and its athletes and, as part of it, AD Whit Babcock said the university will provide the maximum cost of attendance adjustments for each of its 22 sports.

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Jeff Gordon to retire as full-time driver after 2015 season

Jeff Gordon to retire as full-time driver after 2015 season

January 22nd, 2015 11:50 am by By DAN GELSTON, AP Sports Writer

Gordon did not officially call his decision a retirement because there is "always the possibility I'll compete in selected events, although I currently have no plans to do that."

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Marc Gasol helps Grizzlies past Raptors 92-86

Marc Gasol helps Grizzlies past Raptors 92-86

January 22nd, 2015 9:19 am by CLAY BAILEY, Associated Press

Marc Gasol scored 26 points, Zach Randolph had 19 points and 13 rebounds, and the Grizzlies beat the Toronto Raptors 92-86 on Wednesday.

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