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Field-goal fake works again for Tennessee Vols

timesfreepress.com — KNOXVILLE - What is it about Missouri's visits to Neyland Stadium that brings out the successful fake field goals for Tennessee? Much like they did two years ago, the Volunteers struck with some trickery again with the 19th-ranked Tigers in town Saturday night.
Nov 23, 2014

NOTEBOOK: Field-goal fake again works for #Vols against Mizzou, Marquez North, OL shuffles, recruiting + more. bit.ly/11JgjWA

Missouri holds off Tennessee Vols, 29-21

timesfreepress.com — KNOXVILLE - Tennessee's wait for a bowl-clinching win will have to wait at least another week. The black-and-gold team the Volunteers will see next Saturday figures to be much more forgiving than the one they ran into Saturday night.
Nov 23, 2014

Updated: #Vols wait for bowl eligibility goes on after Mizzou rides defense, survives late onside kicks in 29-21 win. bit.ly/1xkJtnR

Nov 23, 2014

Tennessee's wait for bowl eligibility continues after loss to No. 19 Missouri that featured some late drama. bit.ly/1xkJtnR

Tennessee Tech men's basketball team beats Chattanooga Mocs, 69-67

timesfreepress.com — COOKEVILLE, Tenn. - The University of Tennessee at Chattanooga men's basketball team dropped a 69-67 decision to Tennessee Tech Saturday at the Eblen Center in Cookeville. The Mocs (1-3) saw a 17-point halftime lead vanish, as the Golden Eagles rallied with a smaller lineup.

Chattanooga Mocs men's basketball team beats Tennessee Tech, 69-67

timesfreepress.com — COOKEVILLE, Tenn. - The University of Tennessee at Chattanooga men's basketball team dropped a 69-67 decision to Tennessee Tech Saturday at the Eblen Center in Cookeville. The Mocs (1-3) saw a 17-point halftime lead vanish, as the Golden Eagles rallied with a smaller lineup.

Live Coverage: UTC vs. Furman

timesfreepress.com — Stephen has covered local sports in the tri-state area for more than 24 years, having been with the Times Free Press since its inception, and has been an assistant sports editor since 2005. Stephen is among the most decorated writers in the TFP's newsroom, winning numerous state, regional and national writing awards, including seven in 2013 and a combined 12 in the last two years.

No. 3 Notre Dame routs UTC in women's basketball

timesfreepress.com — The University of Tennessee at Chattanooga women's basketball team hung tough with third-ranked Notre Dame for nine minutes Friday, but the Fighting Irish took control and rolled to an 88-53 win Friday afternoon. Jewell Loyd led the way for Notre Dame (3-0) with 20 points, and Mychal Johnson added 17 points in the win.

New Mocs' men's basketball road challenge much closer to home

timesfreepress.com — After starting its week with away games in Wisconsin and Indiana, the University of Tennessee at Chattanooga men's basketball team gets a much more manageable road trip today. The Mocs travel to Tennessee Tech for a 7 p.m. EST tipoff in Cookeville.

Tennessee Vols' Jordan Williams expecting 'fun game' in home finale

timesfreepress.com — 7:30 p.m. * Neyland Stadium, Knoxville, Tenn. * ESPN/106.5 FM THE MATCHUP It's a step up in class for Tennessee's red-hot offense against Missouri. The Tigers, 22nd in the country in total defense, boast another pair of dangerous defensive ends in Shane Ray and Markus Golden, who have ensured there was no drop-off from Michael Sam and Kony Ealy (21 combined sacks in 2013).
Nov 22, 2014

Also in that link: Key matchup, opportunities for Jakob Johnson, Todd Kelly & Dylan Wiesman + my #Vols-Mizzou pick. bit.ly/1xAXu4F

Nov 22, 2014

#Vols DT Jordan Williams: 'They're in our way to get to a bowl game. We're in their way to get the SEC championship.' bit.ly/1xAXu4F

Nov 21, 2014

Also in that link: Key matchup, step-up time for Jakob Johnson, Todd Kelly and Dylan Wiesman + my #Vols-Mizzou pick. bit.ly/1xAXu4F

Nov 21, 2014

One of a small group of seniors, Jordan Williams is expecting a 'fun game' of high stakes in Tennessee's home finale. bit.ly/1xAXu4F

Tribe rounds up and kills dogs after girl's death on Pine Ridge Indian Reservation

timesfreepress.com — PINE RIDGE, S.D. - Oglala Sioux officials have rounded up and killed dogs on the Pine Ridge Indian Reservation after a pack of dogs attacked and killed an 8-year-old girl. Deputy Police Chief John Mousseau told the Rapid City Journal that "a horse-trailer full" of dogs was killed Thursday.

5-at-10: Friday mailbag of Rushmores, Tech and college football

timesfreepress.com — Before we get into this thing with an extra gear, thanks to all the questions this week, especially from a bunch of Press Row listeners. If you have questions about the paper, the radio show or for the mailbag, you can email them to jgreeson@timesfreepress.com, send them on Twitter at @jgreesontfp or post them in the comments below.
Nov 21, 2014

Today's 5-at-10: Friday mailbag of Rushmores, Tech and college football | Times Free Press timesfreepress.com/news/2014/nov/…

5-Out: Gene Henley's five takeaways from UTC men's loss to Butler

timesfreepress.com — 1. Can't score on the bench: Foul trouble, foul trouble, foul trouble. It was obviously frustrating for the UTC coaching staff as well as the players who were victimized by it.
Nov 21, 2014

ICYMI, I plan to rewatch Mocs games and make 5 observations. Here's my takeaways from Butler's 70-48 win Tuesday: timesfreepress.com/news/2014/nov/…

UTC women battle No. 3 Irish today

timesfreepress.com — After starting with two games against teams from the Big East as well as a close loss to a team from the much-improved American Athletic Conference, it would seem that the University of Tennessee at Chattanooga women's basketball team started the 2014-15 season with some tough tests.

Pangorge race highlights Tennessee River Gorge

timesfreepress.com — One couple's love of Chattanooga's outdoor beauty has inspired the newest in a long list endurance races. Andy and Susanna Dodson have put together the inaugural Pangorge Adventure Race, to be held Saturday morning starting and finishing at Tennessee RiverPlace in Lookout Valley.

Chattanooga Mocs hope win at Furman secures playoff bye

timesfreepress.com — Saturday, 3:30 p.m., Paladin Stadium All that matters, for now, is that the University of Tennessee at Chattanooga football team has assured itself a spot in the FCS playoffs. But once Saturday's regular-season finale at Furman is over, should the Mocs win, the focus will be on how high a seed they get.

UT Vols beat Texas Southern in Tyndall's home debut

timesfreepress.com — KNOXVILLE - The crowd at Thompson-Boling Arena for Tennessee's home basketball opener Thursday night might have been rather small, but it still made a difference. In front of the smallest crowd for a home opener since 2004, the Volunteers ran away from Texas Southern in the second half and won 70-58.
Nov 20, 2014

Tennessee beats Texas Southern in home opener to give Donnie Tyndall his first win as coach of the #Vols. timesfreepress.com/news/2014/nov/…

Azzanni's simple goal paying off for Vols' receivers

timesfreepress.com — Receivers coach Zach Azzanni watches the Orange and White game Saturday at Neyland Stadium. KNOXVILLE - Through all of the injuries and bumps in the road, Zach Azzanni's weekly objective for Tennessee's wide receivers has remained the same. With the cast seemingly changing every Saturday, it's now paying off in production by a different player every week.
Nov 21, 2014

ICYMI: How Zach Azzanni helped Tennessee's receivers stay on track and why they'll 'not smoke cigars yet.' bit.ly/1qDF0Qm

Nov 20, 2014

Through the injuries and some frustration, Zach Azzanni's simple mantra for Tennessee's receivers is now paying off. bit.ly/1qDF0Qm

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timesfreepress.com — OK, now comes a tricky point of the college season as entertainment hunters try to finish strong. (And try to store up a little extra entertainment for the holidays.) Motivation and pressure become great equalizers on a lot of fronts as goals for specific college programs change - for good and bad.
Nov 20, 2014

Today's 5-at-10: Fab 4 picks, SEC items of interest, odds UK goes 40-0 and Rushmore of brothers | Times Free Press timesfreepress.com/news/2014/nov/…

For the first time, Hamilton Place Mall to open stores on Thanksgiving night

timesfreepress.com — Will you shop on Thanksgiving? For the first time, Hamilton Place Mall will open many of its major stores on Thanksgiving night to give shoppers a jumpstart on their Black Friday shopping. Hamiton Place announced today that at 6 p.m.
Nov 20, 2014

For the first time, Hamilton Place Mall to open stores on Thanksgiving night timesfreepress.com/news/2014/nov/…

Hutcheson Medical Center’s board of directors vote to file for Chapter 11 bankruptcy

m.timesfreepress.com — By: Staff Report | November 20, 2014 Photo Hutcheson Medical Center in Fort Oglethorpe, Ga. Hutcheson Medical Center's board of directors voted Wednesday night to file for Chapter 11 bankruptcy reorganization.
Nov 20, 2014

RT @LetsJett: Facing $60-70 million of debt, Hutcheson Medical Center is going to file for bankruptcy buff.ly/1zFSESK