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UTC upsets Lady Vols once again at McKenzie Arena

Updated 10 hours, 40 minutes ago

CHATTANOOGA, Tenn.— McKenzie Arena has not been a kind venue to the Lady Volunteers in their past two trips down to play UTC.

Although a different year it was the same outcome, as the Lady Mocs survived a late push by No. 4 Tennessee to pull of the 67-63 upset on their home court.

Third-year head coach Holly Warlick warned her team earlier in the week that if they did not show up to play Wednesday night they would be handed yet another heart-wrenching loss to what is becoming an in-state rival.

That's exactly what happened, as the Lady ...

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Notebook: Lady Vols unable to 'hang their hat on something' in UTC loss

Updated 11 hours, 16 minutes ago

CHATTANOOGA, Tenn.— As the game turned: After spending most of the second half trying to erase a 16-point deficit, the Lady Volunteers basketball team tied UTC with a little under two minutes to go in the game.

Sophomore guard Andraya Carter stole the ball and went in for the go-ahead layup, when UTC freshman guard Keiana Gilbert caught Carter from behind, and blocked her shot as she went up.

"I was the only one that was near her," Gilbert said. "So I just had to make sure she didn't score to tie, or take the lead in that case ...

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News

Campus evangelist passes away

Tue Apr 10, 2012 03:00 a.m.

After battling colon cancer for many years, former campus evangelist, Sal Mattson, died at the age of 53 on Good Friday, April 6. A funeral service was held on Monday at First Baptist Church Powell in his honor.

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Entertainment

New ‘Thrones’ to establish characters

Tue Apr 10, 2012 03:00 a.m.

A hand clutches a bloody crown, both illuminated in a goldish crimson hue against a stark black backdrop, with the motto, “The North Remembers.”    For those of us eagerly awaiting last Sunday’s season premiere of “Game of Thrones” (or ...

Sports

Personal goals unimportant for Brown

Tue Apr 10, 2012 03:00 a.m.

Most people have heard the saying the apple does not fall far from the tree. When it comes to UT softball junior Melissa Brown’s family, it happens to be apples.

“My dad was the athletic one; he played basketball ...

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Letter to the Editor

Still possible to live ‘American Dream’

Tue Apr 10, 2012 03:00 a.m.

The American Dream is a belief that we citizens have, stating all people are capable of living prosperous lives if they remain dedicated and in good spirits. Ironically, the concept of the American Dream is much older than America itself ...