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Auburn tops UT 4-2 for first-ever WCWS win

Auburn tops UT 4-2 for first-ever WCWS win

May 30th, 2015 5:42 pm by CLIFF BRUNT, AP Sports Writer

Carlee Wallace and Haley Fagan each had two hits to help Auburn beat Tennessee 4-2 for the program's first win in the Women's College World Series. The loss eliminated the Lady Vols.

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SEC ups permanent home-and-home hoops rivals

SEC ups permanent home-and-home hoops rivals

May 30th, 2015 1:00 pm by Associated Press

Kentucky will play Florida, Tennessee and Vanderbilt twice a season every season in the SEC's new basketball schedule format that increases the number of permanent home-and-home opponents from one to three.

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SEC generates NCAA-record $455.8M for 2014-15

SEC generates NCAA-record $455.8M for 2014-15

May 30th, 2015 1:16 am by MARK LONG, AP Sports Writer

The Southeastern Conference will distribute $31.2 million to each of its 14 schools, a figure that does not include $19 million in bowl revenue.

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SEC wants 'level playing field' regarding camps, transfers

SEC wants 'level playing field' regarding camps, transfers

May 26th, 2015 8:44 pm by MARK LONG, AP Sports Writer

The SEC announced Tuesday that it will propose national legislation that would limit "institutional staff members to participating in camps and clinics on their own campus." Coaches also complained about the league's graduate transfer rule.

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Lady Vols guard Tucker transferring to be closer to home

Lady Vols guard Tucker transferring to be closer to home

May 26th, 2015 7:03 pm by Associated Press

Guard Jannah Tucker, a 6-footer from Baltimore, is planning to transfer from Tennessee.

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Tennessee men's basketball signs point guard Turner

Tennessee men's basketball signs point guard Turner

May 26th, 2015 11:22 am by Associated Press

In a release announcing the signing of Turner, Tennessee coach Rick Barnes said that "he shoots the ball extremely well, makes great decisions on the court and I love his poise."

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Lady Vols oust 'Noles, punch ticket to seventh WCWS

Lady Vols oust 'Noles, punch ticket to seventh WCWS

May 23rd, 2015 12:05 am by Staff Report

The No. 8-seeded Lady Vols edged ninth-seeded Florida State 2-1 on Friday in a Super Regional winner-take-all game to clinch another trip to Oklahoma City.

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UT student-athletes post 3.04 GPA in spring

UT student-athletes post 3.04 GPA in spring

May 22nd, 2015 8:30 pm by Associated Press

Tennessee student-athletes posted a 3.04 overall grade point average for the spring semester, their second-highest GPA since the school started recording sport-by-sport data on the subject in 2003.

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UT's Jones tells caravan stop to temper expectations

UT's Jones tells caravan stop to temper expectations

May 19th, 2015 6:47 am by Dave Ongie, NET News Service

With another impressive recruiting class under his belt, Jones arrived at Bristol Motor Speedway on Monday night for a Big Orange Caravan stop not to preach hope for the future, but to temper the oversized expectations sprouting up around his team.

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Lady Vols reach fourth straight NCAA Super Regional

Lady Vols reach fourth straight NCAA Super Regional

May 18th, 2015 12:01 am by Staff Report

The Tennessee softball team advanced to a fourth consecutive NCAA Super Regional round - and eighth overall - with a 3-1 victory over Utah on Sunday.

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