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UTC upsets Lady Vols once again at McKenzie Arena

Updated 1 hour, 22 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 hour, 58 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

Senator speaks on economy, state of nation

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

During the inaugural Baker Distinguished Lecture Series, Senator George Mitchell began with an explanation of his expertise as a speaker.

He shared an anecdote of his first day in the Senate in 1980, when he was informed by his new ...

Sports

Dooley, one more year

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

Reports say it's "not a matter of 'if,' but 'when'" Tennessee's Derek Dooley will be released from his position as head football coach.

That's unfortunate.

Dooley came to Knoxville in 2010 after former head coach Lane Kiffin ...

Arts & Culture

Piano student embraces life in music

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

Playing the piano since the age of seven, Jenny Grace Woodson, a junior majoring in piano pedagogy, said she just now realized how important the instrument is in her life.

"This recital that I just gave last week was definitely ...

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Guest Column

College through Fitzgerald’s lens

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

I've always been able to understand the world best when F. Scott Fitzgerald explains it to me. His collective works are essential to my lifestyle, specifically the short stories. For today's column, though, we will turn our attention ...