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COOKEVILLE, Tenn. — There are going to be highs and there are going to be lows throughout the course of a basketball season.

COOKEVILLE, Tenn. — The University of Tennessee at Chattanooga men's basketball team dropped a 69-67 decision to Tennessee Tech Saturday at the Eblen Center in Cookeville.

After starting its week with away games in Wisconsin and Indiana, the University of Tennessee at Chattanooga men's basketball team gets a much more manageable road trip today. The Mocs travel to Tennessee Tech for a 7 p.m. EST tipoff in Cookeville.

1. Can't score on the bench: Foul trouble, foul trouble, foul trouble.

In a perfect world, the University of Tennessee at Chattanooga men's basketball team's second-half performance would have mirrored the first half of their game Tuesday night at Big East opponent Butler University.

How much of a difference can one player make?

The law of averages.

The University of Tennessee at Chattanooga men's basketball team fell to 1-1 on the season with an 89-45 loss at No. 3 Wisconsin Sunday.

In a span of around 44 hours, the University of Tennessee at Chattanooga men's basketball Mocs go from playing as heavy favorites to playing as heavy underdogs.

Although she couldn't hear much around her due to the beating of her own heart, Jasmine Joyner knew the magnitude of the two free throws she was about to shoot.

It didn't matter who was on the floor Friday night for the University of Tennessee at Chattanooga men's basketball team. All the Mocs were effective.

The University of Tennessee at Chattanooga men's basketball team got the 2014-2015 season off to a solid start with a 110-53 win over Hiwassee Friday at McKenzie Arena.

The University of Tennessee at Chattanooga women's basketball team received a huge game from Jasmine Joyner, and defeated Villanova 49-45 in the first game of the Tip-Off Classic at McKenzie Arena.

For the second consecutive year, Ronrico White's first game of the basketball season will come against Hiwassee College.

Homecoming for the Hiwassee College men's basketball team was last week, when the Tigers lost 66-41 to Truett-McConnell.

The Chaos system employed by the University of Tennessee at Chattanooga men's basketball team is predicated on the versatility of the players within the system.

CLEVELAND, Tenn. -- Cleveland High School football coach Ron Crawford knows Jake Gibson only as a "gamer," a guy who despite the circumstances in front of him is ready when the lights come on.

It's not a stretch to believe that the University of Tennessee at Chattanooga men's basketball team's potential improvement from 3-point range this season could come from the post play.

The University of Tennessee at Chattanooga men's basketball team picked up its fourth commitment for the 2015-16 season Sunday evening, when 6-foot-2 combo guard LaMarcus Lee pledged to the program after his official visit on campus.

The University of Tennessee at Chattanooga men's basketball team picked up their fourth commitment for the 2015-2016 season Sunday evening, when 6-foot-2 combo guard LaMarcus Lee pledged to the program after his official visit on campus.

As the months have dwindled down to days before the University of Tennessee at Chattanooga basketball team's first game of the 2014-15 season, the excitement surrounding coach Will Wade's second team has only grown.

The Heritage girls and Trion boys finished third in their respective classifications Saturday in the GHSA State Cross Country Championships at Carrollton High School.

With a pair of assists prior to the season, Trion coach Lanny Thomas has his boys' cross country team in a position to win a state championship today.

CLEVELAND, Tenn. — Even as the amount of talent walking the Cleveland sideline in street clothes due to injuries rivaled the talent on the field during the 2014 season, the Blue Raiders have found ways to be competitive.

"Hunter Maynor 3K" wasn't an expectation for the Soddy-Daisy quarterback entering the 2014 season, but he's very close to making that passing-yardage total a reality.

Richard Kalina's background in the military prepared him to be very thorough in decision-making. It's a trait he shared with his son Trey while the two were going through the college basketball recruiting process.

The University of Tennessee at Chattanooga men's basketball team picked up their third commitment for the 2015-2016 season Monday night, when 6-foot-11 senior Trey Kalina pledged to join the program.

There are differing versions of the origin of Davon Demarco Ester's nickname of "Chuck," which he goes by as a member of the University of Tennessee at Chattanooga basketball team.

The Cleveland High School football Blue Raiders woke up Saturday morning believing they had a 50-50 chance to host a playoff game for the first time in 11 seasons this week. Soddy-Daisy expected to have a quiet Saturday after losing 28-21 to Walker Valley, which the Trojans thought knocked them out of the playoffs.

MURFREESBORO, Tenn. — The Girls Preparatory School soccer team followed the motto "One Goal: One Ring, One Team" throughout the course of the 2014 season.

NASHVILLE — Dylan Carmack raced to McCallie's first-ever individual state cross country championship Saturday at the TSSAA Division II-AA meet at Percy Warner Park.

MURFREESBORO, Tenn. — It took 80 minutes to determine officially the Class A/AA girls' soccer state championship Saturday, but a 13-minute stretch in the first half basically decided it.

NASHVILLE — The Signal Mountain girls' cross country team won its second consecutive Class A/AA state championship Saturday at Percy Warner Park.

MURFREESBORO, Tenn. — Liz Ciabattone and the other eight Notre Dame senior soccer players will play the final match of their high school careers this afternoon.

MURFREESBORO, Tenn. — With such a young team, most of which hadn’t experienced a state-tournament atmosphere before, there certainly were going to be nerves affecting the Girls Preparatory School Bruisers in their Division II-AA soccer semifinal against Brentwood Academy on Friday.

What a difference a year makes.

MURFREESBORO, Tenn. — The Notre Dame soccer team built an early lead and cruised to the semifinals of the Class A/AA state tournament Wednesday, defeating ninth-ranked Spring Hill 4-0 at the Richard Siegel Soccer Complex in Murfreesboro.

MURFREESBORO, Tenn. — Freshman Olivia Hoffman scored a goal in the 26th minute, and the Chattanooga Christian soccer team advanced to the Class A/AA state tournament semifinals with a 1-0 victory over fifth-ranked Hume-Fogg Wednesday at the Richard Siegel Soccer Complex.

Savannah Williams feels she received a bit of vindication three weeks ago from the bad memories surrounding the 2012 Division II-AA state championship soccer loss to Father Ryan.

This is the third of four Tuesday features highlighting the UTC men's basketball newcomers for 2014-15.

University of Tennessee at Chattanooga men's basketball coach Will Wade announced Monday the hiring of video coordinator Antonio Stabler.

The draws were released for this week's TSSAA State Soccer Tournament in Murfreesboro.

The draws were released for this week's TSSAA State Soccer Tournament in Murfreesboro.

The Girls Preparatory School soccer team was going to need production from an unexpected source to keep its state championship hopes alive.

It hasn't been the quantity of Liz Ciabattone's goals during her Notre Dame soccer career, but the quality and the timing of them. Saturday evening was one of those timely moments.

Throughout its 11-match win streak on the way to District 5 and Region 3-AAA championships, the East Hamilton girls' soccer team had found ways to win by the slimmest of margins.

Despite being crowned district champion a year ago, the Ooltewah High School football team had a nasty taste in its mouth from a loss to Cleveland late in the season. Those two teams, along with East Hamilton, each finished 5-1 in district play.

Considering her prowess playing goalkeeper for her club soccer team, everybody around the Grace Academy program was on board with freshman Rachel Beard playing the position when it became one of need during the 2014 season.

Thursday night, the Grace Academy girls' soccer team was relentless. The Lady Golden Eagles never stopped attacking. Never stopped firing shots from all angles.

COOKEVILLE, Tenn. — Ooltewah's Josie Grube claimed her third win of the season, and perhaps her most important to date Thursday.

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