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Lady Vols rely on rebounding to eke out a 54-51 victory over Wichita State

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Despite a lackluster performance on offense, the No. 11 Lady Volunteers extended their win streak to four games with a 54-51 victory over Wichita State in front of a crowd of 9,026 in Thompson-Boling Arena on Tuesday night.

For the second game in a row, Tennessee scored less than 60 points, as they struggled to knock down jumpers — going 1-for-7 from three with a 40.6 field goal percentage — and committed a season-high 18 turnovers.

However, they made up for the inefficiencies by executing on one of the programs trademarks: rebounding.

Junior forward Cierra Burdick was the lone player ...

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News

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 ...