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

Updated 10 hours, 16 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 10 hours, 4 minutes 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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Vols downed by Tigers in four overtimes

Mon Nov 12, 2012 03:00 a.m.

In a game that looked like it would go Tennessee's way, the Volunteers couldn't put away the Missouri Tigers and eventually fell 51-48 in four overtimes.

"It's a hard loss and we fought good and our players ...

Sports

Rivera, Hunter pace Vols in losing effort

Mon Nov 12, 2012 03:00 a.m.

Tennessee's season-long defensive woes took a rest in the first half on Saturday before reemerging to plague the Vols down the stretch in a 51-48 overtime loss to Missouri.

Offensively, though, the Vols remained potent — like they have been ...

Arts & Culture

Rock ’n’ roll legend plays Bijou

Mon Nov 12, 2012 03:00 a.m.

Lindsey Buckingham, renowned guitarist and male lead singer of Fleetwood Mac, will perform at 8 p.m. tonight at the Bijou Theatre.

Buckingham, whose signature fingerpicking style has earned him a place on Rolling Stone's list of most influential ...

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Guest Column

Abortion protesters lack influence

Mon Nov 12, 2012 03:00 a.m.

As many people saw last week, there was a pro-life group on Pedestrian Walkway protesting abortion. The pro-life presentation was disturbing to many people; images of late-term abortions illegal in the United States were featured in huge displays. The display ...