Kingsport Times News Sunday, August 30, 2015
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Photo Gallery: 2015 Food City 300 at BMS

August 21st, 2015 11:00 pm by Jonathan McCoy

Pictures from Friday night's NASCAR Xfinity Series Food City 300 at Bristol Motor Speedway in Bristol, Tenn. Kyle Busch won the race, his 17th victory at the World's Fastest Half-Mile.

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Photo Gallery: Volunteer High School's football season opener

August 21st, 2015 10:22 pm by Ned Jilton

Photo highlights from the first game of the season in Church Hill as Volunteer takes on Cocke County.

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UT hoops dealing with preseason issues at point guard

UT hoops dealing with preseason issues at point guard

August 21st, 2015 9:00 pm by STEVE MEGARGEE, AP Sports Writer

Tennessee men's basketball coach Rick Barnes will try to solve the Vols' point guard issue ahead of his debut season in Knoxville.

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Hamlin leads Toyota sweep in Bristol qualifying

Hamlin leads Toyota sweep in Bristol qualifying

August 21st, 2015 7:51 pm by JENNA FRYER, AP Auto Racing Writer

Denny Hamlin broke the track record in leading a Toyota sweep of the first two rows in qualifying at Bristol Motor Speedway. Hamlin turned a lap Friday at 131.407 mph to eclipse the mark of 131.362 mph set last August.

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Mariota focusing on ball protection after rough preseason debut

Mariota focusing on ball protection after rough preseason debut

August 21st, 2015 7:47 pm by TERESA M. WALKER, AP Pro Football Writer

Marcus Mariota knows exactly what he wants out of his home debut, and it's what his father has been telling him to do since high school. Protect the football.

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BMS creates Jeff Gordon Terrace

August 21st, 2015 7:00 pm by Staff Report

To commemorate the four-time champion's final appearance at Bristol as a full-time Sprint Cup Series driver, Bristol Motor Speedway announced Friday it is naming a portion of the racetrack the Jeff Gordon Terrace.

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Bristol's youngest winner ever returns as Cup rookie with small team

Bristol's youngest winner ever returns as Cup rookie with small team

August 21st, 2015 5:00 pm by Jeff Bobo

At the age of 16 Matt DiBenedetto became the youngest driver ever to win a race at Bristol Motor Speedway. Seven years later, DiBenedetto still holds the record as Bristol's youngest winner ever.

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Bowyer stays mum on post-MWR future

Bowyer stays mum on post-MWR future

August 21st, 2015 4:30 pm by JENNA FRYER, AP Auto Racing Writer

If Clint Bowyer already has his future figured out, he wasn't ready to reveal it Friday at Bristol Motor Speedway. The only thing that is certain is that Bowyer won't follow Rob Kauffman to Chip Ganassi Racing.

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Titans welcome Perrish Cox's aggressive approach to defense

Titans welcome Perrish Cox's aggressive approach to defense

August 21st, 2015 3:00 pm by TERESA M. WALKER, AP Pro Football Writer

Perrish Cox has a simple philosophy playing cornerback in the NFL: He has as much right to any ball in the air as anyone, and even teammates better beware.

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ETSU announces student ticket distribution plans for football

ETSU announces student ticket distribution plans for football

August 21st, 2015 2:15 pm by Staff Report

"Student attendance is critical to the success of the Bucs, and we look forward to a season of great game experiences. We expect a loud and energetic student section will be backing our Bucs!"

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