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Lady Vols rally from halftime deficit to defeat Middle Tennessee

Lady Vols rally from halftime deficit to defeat Middle Tennessee

November 9th, 2013 12:21 am by TERESA M. WALKER, AP Sports Writer

Isabelle Harrison scored 13 points and the fourth-ranked Tennessee women's basketball team rallied from a 12-point halftime deficit to beat Middle Tennessee 67-57 on Friday night in the season opener.

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No. 7 Auburn expecting tough test at Tennessee

No. 7 Auburn expecting tough test at Tennessee

November 8th, 2013 5:30 pm by STEVE MEGARGEE, AP Sports Writer

Auburn believes Tennessee is better than its record indicates. The seventh-ranked Tigers want to make sure the Volunteers don't prove that this week.

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Auburn’s rise no surprise to Vols coaches Thigpen, Martinez

Auburn’s rise no surprise to Vols coaches Thigpen, Martinez

November 7th, 2013 7:30 pm by STEVE MEGARGEE, AP Sports Writer

Auburn’s resurgence in the SEC doesn’t surprise Tommy Thigpen and Willie Martinez, two Tennessee assistant football coaches who worked under Gene Chizik on the Tigers’ staff last season.

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On the road again: No. 4 Lady Vols open season away from home for second straight year

On the road again: No. 4 Lady Vols open season away from home for second straight year

November 7th, 2013 4:21 pm by STEVE MEGARGEE, AP Sports Writer

Tennessee began the post-Pat Summitt era by losing to Chattanooga last year in its basketball season opener, and the fourth-ranked Lady Vols are once again preparing to begin the season against an instate opponent on the road.

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Tennessee freshman QB Dobbs eager to show how much he’s learned

Tennessee freshman QB Dobbs eager to show how much he’s learned

November 6th, 2013 12:20 am by STEVE MEGARGEE, AP Sports Writer

Tennessee quarterback Joshua Dobbs has a reputation as a quick learner on the field and in the classroom. Now the freshman is eager to show just how much of an education he received last week in his first career start.

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Lady Vols coaches' preseason favorite in SEC

Lady Vols coaches' preseason favorite in SEC

November 5th, 2013 2:55 pm by Associated Press

Southeastern Conference women's basketball coaches tabbed Tennessee the preseason favorite to win the league title and named Lady Vols guard Meighan Simmons the preseason player of the year.

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Jones vows to make Vols tougher

Jones vows to make Vols tougher

November 4th, 2013 5:12 pm by STEVE MEGARGEE, AP Sports Writer

Tennessee coach Butch Jones is challenging his football team's toughness amid concerns the Volunteers are wearing down as they play their fifth straight game against a ranked opponent.

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No. 10 Missouri whips Tennessee 31-3

No. 10 Missouri whips Tennessee 31-3

November 2nd, 2013 11:45 pm by R.B. FALLSTROM, AP Sports Writer

COLUMBIA, Mo. — Maty Mauk threw three touchdown passes and ran for a score, leading No. 10 Missouri’s dominant and resilient effort in a 31-3 victory over Tennessee Saturday night.

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UT: NCAA rules DL Couch permanently ineligible

UT: NCAA rules DL Couch permanently ineligible

November 1st, 2013 3:23 pm by Associated Press

The NCAA has ruled Tennessee defensive lineman Maurice Couch permanently ineligible following a September report that he received improper benefits, but the university plans to appeal.

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UConn unanimous No. 1 in preseason women's hoops poll; Tennessee fourth

UConn unanimous No. 1 in preseason women's hoops poll; Tennessee fourth

November 1st, 2013 1:15 pm by DOUG FEINBERG, AP Basketball Writer

Geno Auriemma and his Huskies are back in a familiar place — No. 1 in the poll. Connecticut received all 36 votes Friday in The Associated Press women's basketball poll, marking the ninth time that the Huskies are the top team in the preseason.

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