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Warlick hopes to create her own legacy in tournament

Updated 9 hours, 32 minutes ago

SPOKANE, WASHINGTON--When Holly Warlick steps on the sidelines Saturday evening in the Lady Vols Sweet 16 showdown with Gonzaga, she will carry the teachings from one of the most influential members of her life with her.

 Pat Summitt in a way has been with the Tennessee third-year head coach for much of her entire basketball career.

 “I’ve seen a side of Pat (Summitt) that a lot of people don’t get to see,” Warlick said in a Friday NCAA Tournament press conference. “I started off with her being a coach of mine, then a mentor, a boss, and now ...

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Tennessee fires Donnie Tyndall in light of NCAA investigation

Updated 1 day, 6 hours ago

Donnie Tyndall has been let go as Tennessee's men's basketball coach UT confirmed Friday morning in a press release.

This comes after a four month investigation by the NCAA into allegations of misconduct from Tyndall during his tenure at Southern Mississippi (2012-2014), where he was coach before being hired by UT athletic director Dave Hart last April.

"It is disappointing that we have to take this action," Hart said in the press release. "It is highly likely that Coach Tyndall will face significant penalties at the conclusion of the NCAA's infractions process. We believe that this decision ...

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Medal of Honor veteran recognized at UT

Thu Nov 15, 2012 03:00 a.m.

The Medal of Honor is the highest military honor that the United States awards — only 80 recipients are alive today.

UT students and faculty gave one of those recipients, Col. Bruce Crandall, a standing ovation in the University Center Ballroom ...

Sports

Sunseri, defense prepare for Vanderbilt

Thu Nov 15, 2012 03:00 a.m.

In the week leading up to Missouri game, the Tennessee coaching staff mentioned multiple times changes being made on the defensive side of the ball. One of those changes was moving defensive coordinator Sal Sunseri from the sidelines to the ...

Arts & Culture

The Daily Beacon Weekender

Thu Nov 15, 2012 03:00 a.m.

Thursday, Nov. 15

What: Sara Jordan Blues Bash
Where: Well
When: 6 p.m.
Price: $8 — $10
Victoria's View: Memphis isn't the only city in Tennessee known for its blues artists, and the Smoky Mountain Blues Society is ...

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Guest Column

‘Traditional’ America not wanted

Thu Nov 15, 2012 03:00 a.m.

I usually try to take whatever Bill O'Reilly says with a grain of salt.

I understand that he's not only coming from a news station riddled with biases, but also that as a cable news "anchor," he and ...