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Tennessee faring better away from home thus far in SEC play
KNOXVILLE (AP) — Tennessee is finding life on the road easier than the supposed comforts of home thus far in Southeastern Conference competition. The Volunteers (12-6, 4-2 SEC) are undefeated in SEC road games so far but have won just one of their first three home conference matchups. They’ll put that perfect SEC road record to the test Tuesday at Arkansas (15-4, 4-2). The last time Tennessee won its first four SEC road games in a season was 1982, when the Vols went on to finish tied for first in the conference. “The last couple of games - two of the three at least - we’ve almost played a l...
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On Tap 1-27
Tuesday, Jan. 27 BASKETBALL Ooltewah at Bradley Central, 6 (JV, 3:30) East Hamilton at Cleveland (CMS), 6 Soddy-Daisy at Walker Valley, 6 (JV, 3:30) Oakwood at Cleveland Christian, 6 (MS 5) Middle ...
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UTC women crack AP Top 25 for 1st time since 1984
CHATTANOOGA — The University of Tennessee at Chattanooga women’s basketball team has been knocking on the door for many years. Someone finally answered. After six weeks of receiving votes and getti...
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Monday, Jan. 26 BASKETBALL East Hamilton at Cleveland (JV), 5 (B9, 3:30) Polk County at McMinn County, 6 (BJV, 4:30) Middle School District Tournament at Lake Forest Tuesday, Jan. 27 BASKETBALL Ool...
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Calvary gets best of CCS
Special to the Banner The Cleveland Christian School Crusaders traveled to Rossville, Ga., Friday evening for a South Division matchup with Calvary Christian Academy in varsity boys SCAA action. Th...
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Lee hoops split with Christian Brothers
MEMPHIS – Christina Johnson scored a career-high 20 points and added 15 rebounds for her fourth double-double to lead the Lee University Lady Flames to a 69-57 victory over host Christian Brothers ...
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Scoreboard 1-25
ON AIR TV SportsWatch Sunday, Jan. 25 AUTO RACING 7 a.m. FS1 — United SportsCar Championship, Rolex 24, end of race, at Daytona Beach, Fla. EXTREME SPORTS 1 p.m. ESPN — X Games, at Aspen, Colo. FIG...
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ON TAP
BASKETBALL Cleveland at Bradley Central, 6 (BJV, 4:30) McMinn County at Walker Valley, 6 (JV, 3:30) Cleveland Christian at Chattanooga Calvary, 6 (MS 5) Saturday, Jan. 24 BASKETBALL Lee at Christia...
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Harrison sparks No. 5 Lady Vols to victory over LSU Tigers
KNOXVILLE (AP) — Tennessee’s Isabelle Harrison regained her shooting touch in front of her former coach. Harrison scored 25 points — one off her career high — as the fifth-ranked Lady Volunteers br...
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Vols’ Bajakian takes OC job with Bucs
TAMPA, Fla. (AP) — The Tampa Bay Buccaneers continue to revamp their offensive staff, adding Mike Bajakian as quarterbacks coach on Thursday. Bajakian spent the past two seasons as offensive coordi...
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Lee falls twice to Union Bulldogs
JACKSON — The Lee women’s basketball team fell 63-49 to Gulf South Conference frontrunner Union University in front of a full house of red Thursday evening, as the two schools renewed their rivalry...
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LOCAL NOTES
BASEBALL WV PITCHING/HITTING CAMP The Walker Valley Mustangs Hitting and Pitching Camp will be held Jan. 25 and Feb. 8 at the Walker Valley High School baseball facility. The cost for the camp is $...
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Bears outwrestle ’Stangs
ATHENS — In a night filled with familiar foes, the Region 4-AAA duals began with Bradley Central taking on county rival Walker Valley in the region semifinals. When the two schools last met on the ...
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Raiders rally to win Region 4 wrestling title by RICHARD ROBERTS Banner Sports Editor

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Polk’s Muller signs with TWC by JIM CALDWELL