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Tobe Awaka Signs with Tennessee Basketball

Tobe Awaka Signs with Tennessee Basketball

Tennessee basketball coach Rick Barnes announced Friday that New York native Tobe Awaka (pronounced: toe-BAY uh-WAH-kuh) has signed with UT and will enroll in July for the second session of summer school.

Lady Vols In The WNBA June Update

Lady Vols In The WNBA June Update

Six former Lady Vols have played regular-season games in the WNBA this season, with four of those Tennessee alums remaining active with their teams around the league.

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Former Boise State DL Greg Grimes shot to death

Former Boise State DL Greg Grimes shot to death

Former Boise State defensive lineman Greg Grimes was shot to death early Monday morning in a shooting outside a Sacramento nightclub. Grimes was 31.Four other people were wounded in the shooting. S

 

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Braves score 5 runs in 2nd to take down Cardinals

Braves score 5 runs in 2nd to take down Cardinals

Dansby Swanson’s bases-clearing double sparked a five-run outburst in the second inning and the Atlanta Braves hung on to beat the visiting St. Louis Cardinals 6-3 on Monday.The game was delayed tw

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Win Dad a Big Green Egg from YOUR Big Orange Station!

Win Dad a Big Green Egg from YOUR Big Orange Station!

Update: Congratulations to John Hartup of Loudon. John is the Grand Prize winner of the Big Green Egg for Father’s Day! Courtesy of Hearth and Patio, Dickens Turf & Landscape Supply, Hiwassee Window + Door, and The Tennessee Smokies.

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DL DeMarcus Walker to sign with Titans

DL DeMarcus Walker to sign with Titans

Free agent DeMarcus Walker is leaving the Houston Texans after one season, but he won’t be going very far. The defensive lineman is staying within the AFC South but will be donning a Tennessee Titans

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Vacant RFK Stadium catches fire

Vacant RFK Stadium catches fire

RFK Stadium, which has sat vacant in Washington, D.C. since its last tenant moved out in 2017, caught fire Tuesday afternoon.”In the process of extinguishing,” the department tweeted. “No injuries

Researchers: Late WR Demaryius Thomas had CTE

Researchers: Late WR Demaryius Thomas had CTE

Late NFL wide receiver Demaryius Thomas had the degenerative brain disease known as chronic traumatic encephalopathy, or CTE, Boston University researchers revealed Tuesday.Thomas was found dead at

‘Hammering’ Hank Goldberg dies at 82

‘Hammering’ Hank Goldberg dies at 82

Sports handicapping expert Hank Goldberg died Monday on his 82nd birthday after a lengthy battle with kidney disease.Goldberg’s family confirmed his death.Known affectionately as “Hammering” Han