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Vols unable to replicate comeback success, fall to Missouri, 29-21

Updated 14 hours, 12 minutes ago

Down by 16 with 6:22 remaining in the game, Tennessee's resiliency showed once again.

Much like three weeks ago when they came back against South Carolina, the Volunteers followed up a Missouri touchdown drive with a score of their own.

The 14-play, 79-yard drive, which was capped off with a four-yard passing touchdown and a two-point conversion run — both by Joshua Dobbs — drew UT within eight with 1:52 to go.

A comeback to force overtime, however, was not in the script.

After two controversial onside kicks went against the Vols, Missouri ran out the clock and handed ...

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Notebook: Dropped passes hinder Vols bid for sixth win

Updated 14 hours ago

With a bowl berth on the line, Tennessee's normally reliable receiving corps did not quite live up to its reputation in the Vols' 29-21 loss to Missouri Saturday night.

Quarterback Joshua Dobbs struggled throughout most of the game, but the signal caller didn't get much help from his wide outs, as they let several passes slip through their fingers.

"We dropped too many passes tonight," said head coach Butch Jones. "They're a good football team. They're a veteran group, they've played a lot of football, so we knew that it would be a tight game ...

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News

SGA passes TVC funding bill

Thu Feb 23, 2012 03:00 a.m.

The Student Government Association passed a bill Tuesday evening that could help the Volunteer Channel get funding for its operations.

Brooke Fraser, a worker for TVC, pled their case to SGA.

“At this point in time we’re struggling,” Fraser ...

Entertainment

Gosh gives window to Ethiopia

Thu Feb 23, 2012 03:00 a.m.

There are two types of attitudes that people have when going out to eat.
    
Half of the time, people go out simply to get some food, regardless of whether or not they could have made it at home. These people ...

Sports

Bench play key in Vols victory

Thu Feb 23, 2012 03:00 a.m.

Trailing 14-2 midway through the first half, Tennessee needed a spark.
    
It came in the form of Jordan McRae and Dwight Miller. The duo combined for 26 points, helping the Volunteers (15-13, 7-6 SEC) overcome a slow start to defeat ...

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Guest Column

Impulse, compulsion drive decisions

Thu Feb 23, 2012 03:00 a.m.

I was around 5 when I first realized that I sometimes didn’t have control over my own actions.
   
 I was standing in the middle of the kitchen; my arms were stretched out with eyes shut tight, spinning rapidly in ...