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KNOXVILLE — There have been six different starting lineups and a handful of other combinations needed in a pinch. The only true constant has been the true freshman who began the preseason playing on defense.

With 11.4 seconds remaining and his University of Tennessee at Chattanooga men's basketball team comfortably in the lead, coach Will Wade calmly put his jacket on and clapped his hands.

It is as much a part of the program as the blue and gold uniform colors for the University of Tennessee at Chattanooga football team.

ORLANDO, Fla. — Tennessee got 18 points apiece from Josh Richardson and Armani Moore, and took control with impressive defensive play to start the second half en route to a 64-57 win over Santa Clara Thursday in the opening round of the Orlando Classic.

ATHENS, Ga. — The Georgia Bulldogs made quite the first impression under new coordinator Jeremy Pruitt, holding Clemson to minus-19 yards in the fourth quarter of a 45-21 victory back on Aug. 30.

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DALTON, Ga. — Bill Napier's handshake is legendary. It's a greeting not born of arrogance or purposing any ill intent, yet the veteran football coach's hardy grip nontheless says a great deal about the man.

JASPER, Tenn. — Marion County has been to six TSSAA football state-championship games, its last in 1995.

Tennessee playoff semifinals

EVENSVILLE, Tenn. — Jake Williams is in the Rhea County record book.

The estimate among Notre Dame’s coaches is that their football team is outsized in 90 percent of the Class 3A games they play.

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Southeastern Conference runners Brandon Lord and Hannah Jumper from Baylor School were the overall winners of the Turkey Trot 8k road race Thursday morning from the Sports Barn East on Lee Highway.

When the Georgia Northwestern Technical College men's basketball team pulled out its third win in a row Tuesday night, edging the LaGrange junior varsity 71-69, it gave David Stephenson 500 victories in a 29-year coaching career spanning elementary, high school and college programs.

The University of Tennessee at Chattanooga has climbed to No. 20 in the latest National Wrestling Coaches Association poll.

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Arguably the biggest upset in school history just completed with the University of Tennessee at Chattanooga's women's basketball victory over Tennessee's No. 4 Lady Vols on Wednesday night, former UTC chancellor Dr. Fred Obear swiftly sought out current chancellor Steve Angle.

Raw potatoes hidden in the neck of a pulled-tight hoodie because they were the easiest food to shoplift from an unsuspecting grocer.

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SANTA CLARA, Calif. — Richard Sherman set up the only touchdown with another key defensive play in this heated rivalry, then made a second interception with the 49ers driving late, and the Seattle Seahawks ended a five-game losing streak on San Francisco's home field with a 19-3 win Thursday night.

ARLINGTON, Texas — LeSean McCoy ran for 159 yards a touchdown, Mark Sanchez had his first scoring run in almost three years and the Philadelphia Eagles beat the Dallas Cowboys 33-10 in a Thanksgiving battle of NFC East co-leaders Thursday.

DETROIT — After a week of questions about his limited production of late, Calvin Johnson lifted Detroit's offense with an emphatic reminder that he's still one of the game's most dynamic players.

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More than a decade of work by city leaders, cycling advocates and others was rewarded this week when the League of American Bicyclists recognized Chattanooga as a Silver Level Bicycle Friendly Community.

Sometimes a major improvement is just too hard to believe, particularly when technology adds some cold hard numbers.

Backpacking always has challenges. After all, everything that is needed has to be carried, and the balance between necessity and weight is a tough one.

  • Nov. 6th, 2014  |
  • By By Gary Petty
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HOMESTEAD, Fla. — Tony Stewart threw his arms around Kevin Harvick and gave him the kind of hug where neither driver seemed to want to let go.

AVONDALE, Ariz. — Kevin Harvick finally has a shot to win his first Sprint Cup championship, while Jeff Gordon was once again denied in his drive for No. 5.

FORT WORTH, Texas — Brad Keselowski's face was puffy, and he took a couple quick drinks of water to wash the blood from his mouth. So close to a big playoff win, Jeff Gordon was left with a cut on his lip.

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