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UTC upsets Lady Vols once again at McKenzie Arena

Updated 14 hours, 7 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 14 hours, 43 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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FUEL carries 2012 SGA elections

Fri Mar 30, 2012 03:00 a.m.

Despite widespread student support for REVOLT’s policy initiative, voters this year soundly elected FUEL’s representatives.
Adam Roddy, junior in political science, won the presidential election with just over 8 percent of student body support.
The FUEL campaign carried ...

Student Life

Class Skypes with Titans player

Fri Mar 30, 2012 03:00 a.m.

Most University of Georgia football players aren’t well received by Volunteers fans.
But most football players aren’t like Tennessee Titans linebacker Will Witherspoon.
Witherspoon, who played for the Bulldogs from 1998-2001, spent over 30 minutes on Tuesday doing ...


Hike of the Week

Fri Mar 30, 2012 03:00 a.m.

Andrews Bald.
Ain’t no mountain high enough — except for Clingman’s Dome.
Our mild, lackluster winter never truly produced any outstanding snows. Because of that, several seasonal roads in the Smokies opened early to embrace spring and entertain visitors ...


Summitt, Lady Vols give fans dramatic season to remember

Fri Mar 30, 2012 03:00 a.m.

Expectations have always been high for the Tennessee women’s basketball team. They will remain high even if the winningest NCAA basketball coach in history does not return next season. Regardless, this year was one that Volunteer nation will remember ...

Guest Column

Characters evolve in ‘Mad Men’

Fri Mar 30, 2012 03:00 a.m.

In creative writing class, a mark of a good short story is whether anyone changes over the course of the tale. If nobody changes, then what of consequence really happened?
More and more, this feels like the gap between the ...