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Tennessee Lady Vols hand Tennessee State 86-36 loss

 

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UT Lady VolsKnoxville, TN – Junior Jaime Nared recorded her third consecutive double-double as No. 22/25 Tennessee defeated Tennessee State, 86-36, on Wednesday at Thompson-Boling Arena.

Nared scored 16 points to go along with 10 rebounds, three steals and two assists on the night. Redshirt junior Diamond DeShields posted her second double-double of the season, totaling 15 points, 10 rebounds, three assists, three blocks and two steals.

A strong defensive outing by Tennessee (4-2) helped the Lady Vols roll past the Lady Tigers (1-5) in front of a home crowd of 7,845. TSU was held to 20 percent (13-65) shooting on the night and no Tiger reached double-digits in scoring. UT finished with 14 steals and 10 blocks in the game.

Mercedes Russell #21 of the Tennessee Lady Volunteers during the game between the Tennessee State Lady Tigers and the Tennessee Lady Volunteers at Thompson-Boling Arena in Knoxville, TN. (Donald Page/Tennessee Athletics)

Mercedes Russell #21 of the Tennessee Lady Volunteers during the game between the Tennessee State Lady Tigers and the Tennessee Lady Volunteers at Thompson-Boling Arena in Knoxville, TN. (Donald Page/Tennessee Athletics)

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Josh Robinson named APSU Athlete of the Week

 

APSU Sports Information

Austin Peay State University Sports - APSU - Governors - Lady GovsClarksville, TN – Junior guard Josh Robinson, of the Austin Peay Men’s Basketball team, has been named the Copies in a Flash APSU Athlete of the Week.

Robinson filled the stat line last week, averaging 22.3 points on 46.9 percent shooting, adding 4.0 rebounds and 4.0 assists to lead the Govs to a 2-1 record and earn MVP honors at the Tarkett Sports Classic, hosted by Miami. It was part of a heavily-decorated week for the St. Louis native, who earned adidas®/Ohio Valley Conference Player of the Week, Tennessee Sports Writers Association Player of the Week and College Court Report’s Player of the Week Fan Vote.

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AAA says Gas Prices Continue to drop during Thanksgiving Holiday

 

AAATampa, FL – AAA projects that 43.5 million Americans are expected to take a road trip this Thanksgiving and drivers will pay the second-cheapest Thanksgiving gas prices since 2008, when the national average was $1.85.

Today’s national average price of $2.14 per gallon represents a savings of three cents per gallon versus one week ago and nine cents per gallon on the month.

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#24 Tennessee Volunteers travel to Vanderbilt Commodores Saturday

 

#24 Tennessee at Vanderbilt

Saturday, November 26th, 2016 | 6:30pm CT
Nashville, TN | Vanderbilt Stadium | TV: SEC Network

Tennessee Volunteers - UT VolsKnoxville, TN – No. 24/24 Tennessee will close its 2016 regular-season schedule against Vanderbilt on Saturday with a 6:30pm CT kickoff at Vanderbilt Stadium.

Saturday’s game will have a SEC Network broadcast with Tom Hart (play-by-play) and Andre Ware (analyst) in the booth and Cole Cubelic reporting from the sidelines. Tennessee (8-3, 4-3 SEC) is 4-0 when on the SEC Network or SEC Network alternate this season. Hart, Ware and Cubelic were on the broadcast for UT’s wins over Ohio (September 17th) and Kentucky (November 12th).

Tennessee Volunteers running back John Kelly (4) runs the ball against the Missouri Tigers during the second half at Neyland Stadium. Tennessee won 63-37. (Randy Sartin-USA TODAY Sports)

Tennessee Volunteers running back John Kelly (4) runs the ball against the Missouri Tigers during the second half at Neyland Stadium. Tennessee won 63-37. (Randy Sartin-USA TODAY Sports)

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Kentucky Wildcats outlasts APSU Governors Saturday

 

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APSU Football - Austin Peay State UniversityClarksville, TN – Freshman running back Kentel Williams nabbed his second straight 200 plus all-purpose yard game and his fourth out of the last five games with a rushing touchdown – his score Saturday sparked a 13-0 lead for the Govs – in Austin Peay State’s 49-13 loss on the road at Southeastern Conference opponent Kentucky Saturday in Commonwealth Stadium.  

Austin Peay Governors wide receiver Kentel Williams (5) runs the ball against Kentucky Wildcats wide receiver Charles Walker (88) in the first half at Commonwealth Stadium. (Mark Zerof-USA TODAY Sports)

Austin Peay Governors wide receiver Kentel Williams (5) runs the ball against Kentucky Wildcats wide receiver Charles Walker (88) in the first half at Commonwealth Stadium. (Mark Zerof-USA TODAY Sports)

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Tennessee Vols Football plays Missouri Saturday at Neyland Stadium

 

Tennessee vs. Missouri

Saturday, November 18th, 2016 | 2:30pm CT
Knoxville, TN | Neyland Stadium | TV: CBS

Tennessee Volunteers - UT VolsKnoxville, TN – Tennessee celebrates Senior Day on Saturday as it closes out its home schedule against Missouri at 2:30pm CT at Neyland Stadium.

Saturday’s game will be broadcast on CBS with Verne Lundquist and Gary Danielson in the booth and Allie LaForce reporting from the sidelines.

Tennessee (7-3, 3-3 SEC) will be making its fifth appearance on the SEC on CBS Game of the Week this season, its most since 1998 when it made six regular season appearances on the network. Earlier this season, the Vols are the first team in history to be featured on CBS in four straight weeks.

Tennessee Volunteers running back Alvin Kamara (6) runs for a touchdown against the Kentucky Wildcats during the fourth quarter at Neyland Stadium. Tennessee won 49 to 36. (Randy Sartin-USA TODAY Sports)

Tennessee Volunteers running back Alvin Kamara (6) runs for a touchdown against the Kentucky Wildcats during the fourth quarter at Neyland Stadium. Tennessee won 49 to 36. (Randy Sartin-USA TODAY Sports)

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APSU Football finishes season at Kentucky

 

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APSU Football - Austin Peay State UniversityLexington, KY – The Austin Peay State University football team concludes the 2016 slate by stepping out of Ohio Valley Conference and Football Championship Subdivision play with a road trip to Southeastern Conference member Kentucky, Saturday, with kickoff scheduled for 3:30pm, central time on the SEC Network.

Austin Peay Governors Football heads to Lexington Saturday to take on the Kentucky Wildcats.

Austin Peay Governors Football heads to Lexington Saturday to take on the Kentucky Wildcats.

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AAA reports National Average Gas Price Drops for 10 Consecutive Days

 

AAATampa, FL – Pump prices have fallen for 10 consecutive days, reaching today’s national average price of $2.17 per gallon. Drivers are benefiting from the price of retail gasoline with today’s average five cents less per gallon than one week ago and eight cents less than one month ago.

The abundance of crude oil in the global market is contributing to lower prices, and as a result, retail averages are the same price as compared to one year ago.

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American Heart Association says Inherited Taste Perceptions may explain why some people eat too much Salt

 

American Heart Association Meeting Report

American Heart AssociationNew Orleans, LA – Inherited differences in taste perceptions may help explain why some people eat more salt than recommended, according to preliminary research presented at the American Heart Association’s Scientific Sessions 2016.

“Genetic factors that influence taste aren’t necessarily obvious to people, but they can impact heart health by influencing the foods they select,” said lead author Jennifer Smith, B.S.N., R.N., a Ph.D. student at the University of Kentucky College of Nursing.

Reduction in Salt Consumption Recommended. (Copyright American Heart Association)

Reduction in Salt Consumption Recommended. (Copyright American Heart Association)

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Slow Start hinders APSU Football in loss to Eastern Kentucky

 

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APSU Football - Austin Peay State UniversityClarksville, TN – Freshman running back Kentel Williams totaled a record-breaking 399 all-purpose yards, including a 97-yard kickoff return touchdown, but his effort wasn’t enough as the Austin Peay State University football team fell 67-30 against Eastern Kentucky, Saturday, in the home finale at Fortera Stadium.

APSU running back Kentel Williams had 399 all purpose yards in loss to Eastern Kentucky Saturday. (APSU Sports Information)

APSU running back Kentel Williams had 399 all purpose yards in loss to Eastern Kentucky Saturday. (APSU Sports Information)

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