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UT bowl eligibility riding on Vandy game
KNOXVILLE — With bowl eligibility riding on their final game of the season, it's only fitting that Tennessee should face their storied rival Vanderbilt as they look for win number six this Saturday. For many, this weekend bears a heavy importance, as the all-or-nothing circumstances surrounding this Vandy matchup could mean the end of their collegiate careers or a memorable, long-awaited bowl appearance. Senior defensive tackle Jordan Williams recalled his last two games against Vanderbilt, both losses for the Vols, and is determined to go out with a win in his final game facing the Commodo...
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Lady Tigers topple Lady ’Stangs
Editor’s note: Due to the Thanksgiving holiday, this edition of the Banner was put together on an early Wednesday evening deadline. Therefore, coverage of games that took place Wednesday night will...
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Houston continues record-setting run
Another record-setting season on the college gridiron is in the books for a former Bradley Central standout and now the postseason honors are beginning to roll in. After earning All-American honors...
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Pickin Panel 11-27

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John Adkins bags an 11-point buck
Former Clevelander John Adkins bagged an 11-point buck on Nov. 22, in Plainfield, Wis. The deer weighed in at 200 pounds.
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Tyndall says Vols can deal with distractions
KNOXVILLE (AP) — Tennessee coach Donnie Tyndall believes he has a mature team that can deal with the off-court distractions facing his program. Two members of Tyndall’s staff have resigned since th...
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ON TAP
Friday, Nov. 28 BASKETBALL Holiday Inn Express Classic at Jim Smiddy Arena Girls teams Hamilton Heights vs. McMinn Central, 3 Bradley Central vs. Central Park Christian (Ala.), 4:45 Siegel Classic ...
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Blue Raiders, Bears 1-2 in wrestling
The first Pin-TN wrestling rankings have been released, and to no one’s surprise the Cleveland Blue Raiders are sitting in the No. 1 spot. What may be a mild surprise to many is the No. 2 team in t...
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Kentucky rolls; Arizona upends Kansas State
LEXINGTON, Ky. (AP) — Devin Booker scored 19 points for his second career best in as many games, Karl-Anthony Towns added 13 with 11 rebounds, and No. 1 Kentucky had no trouble with Texas-Arlington...
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Vandy eager for Vols after worst loss in 20 years
NASHVILLE (AP) — Vanderbilt coach Derek Mason seems to have gotten the attention of his Commodores coming off the program’s worst loss in 20 years. Mason spent two weeks focusing on Mississippi Sta...
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On Tap 11-26
Tuesday, Nov. 25 BASKETBALL Georgia Highlands at Cleveland State, 5:30 Polk County at Tellico Plains, 6 (BJV, 4:30) Bradley Central (B9) at Ooltewah, 6 MurMaid Mattress Cleveland Classic at Lee Uni...
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Bama, Miss St., FSU, Oregon hold on to latest playoff places
Alabama, Oregon, Florida State and Mississippi State remained the top four teams in the College Football Playoff rankings on Tuesday heading into a weekend when just about all the contenders are fa...
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On Tap 11-25
Tuesday, Nov. 25 BASKETBALL Georgia Highlands at Cleveland State, 5:30 Polk County at Tellico Plains, 6 (BJV, 4:30) Bradley Central (B9) at Ooltewah, 6 MurMaid Mattress Cleveland Classic at Lee Uni...
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OMS successful at Meigs by Staff Reports

On Tap 11-24