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UTC upsets Lady Vols once again at McKenzie Arena

Updated 15 hours, 11 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 1 day, 6 hours 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

Vols win, advance in NIT

Wed Mar 14, 2012 03:00 a.m.

In his first career start, Tennessee freshman center Yemi Makanjuola scored 10 points and grabbed eight rebounds to help lead the No. 1 seed Volunteers to a 65-51 victory over the eighth-seeded Savannah State Tigers in the first round of ...

Student Life

New UC to add more options

Wed Mar 14, 2012 03:00 a.m.

The process of replacing the 57-year-old University Center has led to many unanswered questions from students for the coming years.
    
Will the dining locations be closed down during the construction? And if so, where will students go to get food ...

Entertainment

Warlords, webcomics occupy mind

Wed Mar 14, 2012 03:00 a.m.

Okay, this week’s edition of my rants is going to be a couple of shorts rather than a unified front. Apologies for bad segues and references to equine children’s shows.   

Liberate Kony Island, or why we aren’t ...

Sports

Diamond Vols fall to TTU

Wed Mar 14, 2012 03:00 a.m.

Golden Eagles starting pitcher Seth Lucio pitched 8.1 scoreless innings and struck out 11 batters as Tennessee Tech dominated Tennessee Tuesday night, 5-1. The Diamond Vols have lost 6-of-9 — including three straight — since their 7-0 start.
    
“The frustration is ...

Viewpoint
Guest Column

Analytical mind no longer valued

Wed Mar 14, 2012 03:00 a.m.

I wish I had time to think.
   
 Rather ironic, no? That’s theoretically why we come to college. But college is not designed to develop your critical thinking skills anymore. According to the current model of American higher education, you ...