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Lady Vols’ Warlick gets contract extension, raise

KNOXVILLE — Tennessee women’s basketball coach Holly Warlick has received a one-year contract extension and $100,000 raise. She now will earn $665,000 per year and has four years remaining on her contract. 90 more words

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Arthur Ashe Courage Award

Okay, take this how you will. You might think I’m insensitive or intolerable, but to be honest, I’m 100% for doing what people need to do to be happy. 615 more words

Second Annual An Evening for Champions

We had an incredible evening working the second annual An Evening for Champions benefiting St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital and The Pat Summitt Foundation. We had the privilege to honor legendary coach Pat Summitt. 345 more words

Five funny Pat Summitt stories from charity event

KNOXVILLE — Former players and co-workers of legendary Lady Vols coach Pat Summitt gathered Saturday night to tell stories about her career and raise money. 445 more words

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Despite protests, Lady Vols name changing Wednesday

KNOXVILLE – On June 3, a petition containing 23,000 signatures landed in the hands of University of Tennessee chancellor Jimmy Cheek.

A month prior, the same tall stack of papers was given to university president Joe DiPietro in the foyer of the school’s Andy Holt Tower, which houses DiPietro’s office. 731 more words

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Lady Vols group protests trustees meeting

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KNOXVILLE – Holding photos of former women’s basketball coach Pat Summitt, several dozen Lady Vols supporters gathered Thursday outside the University of Tennessee’s annual board of trustees meeting to protest the athletics department’s imminent re-branding. 423 more words

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Yanks to go purple for Alzheimer's Awareness

The Yankees will celebrate their third-annual Alzheimer’s Awareness Night with the first 18,000 fans 21 and older in attendance for Monday night’s game against the Phillies to receive a purple Yankees cap presented by the New Era Cap Company. 263 more words