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LVFL Cierra Burdick Named To USA 3×3 Olympic Team
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LVFL Cierra Burdick Named To USA 3×3 Olympic Team

USA Basketball announced on Wednesday the 2024 USA Basketball 3×3 Women’s National Team that will compete at the 2024 Paris Olympic Games. LVFL Cierra Burdick, who played at Tennessee from 2011-15, is one of four players named to the squad. She’ll join Cameron Brink, Rhyne Howard and Hailey Van Lith on the four-player team. The…MORE

THREE VOLS, ONE RELAY QUALIFY FOR NATIONAL FINALS AT NCAA OUTDOOR CHAMPIONSHIPS
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THREE VOLS, ONE RELAY QUALIFY FOR NATIONAL FINALS AT NCAA OUTDOOR CHAMPIONSHIPS

EUGENE, Ore. – The 11th-ranked Tennessee men’s track & field program opened the 2024 NCAA Outdoor Championships with three UT athletes and one Vol relay squad advancing to national finals to highlight Day 1 performances at Hayward Field in Eugene, Oregon. Additionally, the Big Orange collected three Second Team All-America certificates from three events on Wednesday.…MORE

WATSON TO BE INDUCTED INTO SOUTHERN NEVADA SPORTS HALL OF FAME
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WATSON TO BE INDUCTED INTO SOUTHERN NEVADA SPORTS HALL OF FAME

KNOXVILLE, Tenn. – Former University of Tennessee men’s basketball standout C.J. Watson will join the Southern Nevada Sports Hall of Fame (SNSHF) next week. The class of 2024, the 26th in the SNSHF’s history, will be formally inducted during a ceremony set for June 14 at Lee’s Family Forum in Henderson, Nev. Watson is among five…MORE

Track Central: 2024 NCAA Outdoor Championships
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Track Central: 2024 NCAA Outdoor Championships

EUGENE, Ore. — Twenty-one members of the Tennessee track & field program have traveled to Eugene, Oregon, to represent the Big Orange at the 2024 NCAA Outdoor Track & Field Championships. The four-day national meet runs Wednesday through Saturday, June 5-8 at the historic Hayward Field. On the men’s side, the No. 11 Tennessee Volunteers will have…MORE

STAMOS NAMED TO CSC ACADEMIC ALL-DISTRICT TEAM
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STAMOS NAMED TO CSC ACADEMIC ALL-DISTRICT TEAM

KNOXVILLE, Tenn. – Tennessee graduate pitcher Chris Stamos was named to the 2024 Academic All-District Team by the College Sports Communicators (CSC) on Tuesday afternoon. This marks the second straight season that Stamos has been selected to the CSC Academic All-District Team after earning the same honors while playing for Cal last season. The Vols have now had…MORE

Five Lady Vols Tabbed CSC Academic All-District
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Five Lady Vols Tabbed CSC Academic All-District

KNOXVILLE, Tenn. – McKenna Gibson, Payton Gottshall, Giulia Koutsoyanopulos, Kiki Milloy and Karlyn Pickens have been named to the College Sports Communicators (CSC) Academic All-District Team. The CSC recognizes the nation’s top student-athletes for their combined performances on the field and in the classroom. A junior infielder from Santa Clarita, California, Gibson earns her second Academic All-District nod – she was named…MORE

An Oliver Springs man is arrested and charged in murder of his wife.

An Oliver Springs man is arrested and charged in murder of his wife.

An Oliver Springs man is arrested and charged in murder of his wife.

Oliver Springs Police Department said they responded to a domestic situation that had the potential to get violent at a home.

TBI said that domestic situation resulted in Nathan Newport arrested and charged with first degree murder in the killing of his wife, Janice Newport, who was found dead in the home.

TBI said Newport is being held in the Anderson County jail without bond.
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