Kingsport Times News Tuesday, March 31, 2015
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Shockers' Forbes leading candidate for Bucs' job

Shockers' Forbes leading candidate for Bucs' job

March 22nd, 2015 10:55 am by joe avento, NET News Service

Wichita State assistant Steve Forbes has emerged as the leading candidate for the job as men's basketball coach at East Tennessee State.

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Bucs open spring football drills inside Minidome

Bucs open spring football drills inside Minidome

March 22nd, 2015 8:55 am by joe avento, NET News Service

The football were flying in the Minidome again on Saturday, and this time nobody was complaining. The East Tennessee State football team took its spring practice into the MSHA Athletics Center.

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Drivers go at it again at Kingsport

Drivers go at it again at Kingsport

March 22nd, 2015 6:55 am by Jeff birchfield, NET News Service

Late Model Stock driver Chad Finchum broke the Kingsport Speedway track record in his No. 19 Ford and dominated Saturday's action over the 60-lap race, but it was the action in the pits afterward that grabbed the crowd's attention.

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McCracken gets cracking at DC-TC Texas Roadhouse Relays

McCracken gets cracking at DC-TC Texas Roadhouse Relays

March 21st, 2015 10:44 pm by George Thwaites

Cherokee weight specialist Evan McCracken, D-B's Sasha Morrisette among the highlight performers in Saturday's Relays at the Dan Crowe-Tom Coughenour Track at Dobyns-Bennett.

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Harvick cruises to Xfinity Series win at Fontana

Harvick cruises to Xfinity Series win at Fontana

March 21st, 2015 9:33 pm by GREG BEACHAM, AP Sports Writer

Streaking Kevin Harvick earned the second Xfinity Series win of his phenomenal season Saturday, easily holding off Brendan Gaughan at Auto Club Speedway.

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No. 1 Wildcats spurn Bearcats 64-51 to reach Sweet 16

No. 1 Wildcats spurn Bearcats 64-51 to reach Sweet 16

March 21st, 2015 7:32 pm by GARY B. GRAVES, AP Sports Writer

Aaron Harrison scored 13 points, Trey Lyles added 11 with 11 rebounds and No. 1 Kentucky outworked Cincinnati for a 64-51 NCAA tournament victory Saturday that showed the Wildcats' resolve even when the numbers worked against them.

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Robbie Allison wins in stock car debut at Kingsport

Robbie Allison wins in stock car debut at Kingsport

March 21st, 2015 7:09 pm by Jeff birchfield, NET News Service

With his famous grandfather watching from the press box, Robbie Allison won in his stock car racing debut on Saturday afternoon at Kingsport Speedway.

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Lady Vols outlast Boise State 72-61 in NCAA opener

Lady Vols outlast Boise State 72-61 in NCAA opener

March 21st, 2015 3:57 pm by STEVE MEGARGEE, AP Sports Writer

Bashaara Graves scored a career-high 24 points and Tennessee outlasted pesky Boise State 72-61 in an NCAA women's tournament first-round game Saturday.

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Two-time NBA MVP Nash retires

Two-time NBA MVP Nash retires

March 21st, 2015 3:11 pm by Associated Press

Lakers guard Steve Nash, 41, announced his retirement Saturday after a 19-year NBA career that included two MVP awards.

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Carey's double-double helps Pitt oust Chattanooga 51-40

Carey's double-double helps Pitt oust Chattanooga 51-40

March 21st, 2015 1:07 pm by STEVE MEGARGEE, AP Sports Writer

Pittsburgh, the No. 10 seed in the Spokane Region, will play Monday against No. 2 seed Tennessee, a 72-61 first-round winner over No. 15 seed Boise State.

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