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UT's Wortham named SEC Track & Field Runner of the Week

The Maryville native captured the 400-meter hurdles title for a third straight meet this past weekend.

Thornburg pitches gem as Smokies fall to Stars, 5-2

The Huntsville pitcher came within five outs of a perfect game.

Braves retiring John Smoltz's No. 29

The Atlanta Braves will retire John Smoltz's number 29 jersey during a ceremony on June 8 before the Braves take on the Toronto Blue Jays. Smoltz will enter the Braves Hall of Fame as the only pitcher with at least 200 wins and 150 saves.

FIU hires Richard Pitino as coach

Richard Pitino had two options. He could remain part of his father's coaching staff at Louisville and aim at returning to the Final Four next season, or take over a program that hasn't posted a winning record since he was a teenager.

UT cuts 17 jobs in athletics department

A total of 17 full-time positions within the department of athletics have been eliminated, representing a savings of $1.03 million

Four former Lady Vols selected in WNBA draft

Shekinna Stricklen was the first Tennessee player to hear her name, as she was drafted by Seattle with the second pick.

Manning goes to work with his new team

The four-time MVP said he was glad to throw the ball around at team headquarters rather than sneaking around.

#10 Tennessee sweeps #21 LSU with a 10-2 victory in the finale

Senior left fielder Shelby Burchell (1-for-4, three RBIs) posted the biggest hit of the contest as her three-run double during the fifth inning completed the rally from an early deficit.

Late Huntsville homer sinks Smokies in series opener, 5-4

Andy Gonzalez broke a 4-4 tie with a leadoff blast in the eighth inning.

Vols fall in series finale to #4 Florida, 8-1

No. 4 Florida scored early and often on Sunday, pouncing on Tennessee for eight runs over the first four innings en route to an 8-1 victory.