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Tennessee high school hoops polls

The high school basketball polls for this week were released on Monday, In the girls’ AAA poll, Oak Ridge jumped two spots to #4, with Bearden at #5, Morristown West at #7 and Cumberland County at #10. In the AA girls’ poll, Gatlinburg-Pittman is ranked ninth. On the boys’ side, …

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2017 TSSAA Hall of Fame inductees announced

The 2017 TSSAA Hall of Fame inductees have been selected.  Ten new members will be inducted into the TSSAA Hall of Fame at the annual luncheon at the Embassy Suites Hotel and Conference Center in Murfreesboro on Saturday, April 1, 2017. Two administrators, five coaches, two officials, and one contributor will …

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Dragons fall on Thursday 54-40

Farragut boys 54 Clinton 40…Nick Rogers scored 22 points for visiting Farragut (8-10) as the Admirals completed a season sweep of the Dragons. Clinton (7-14) was led by Demarea Whitt’s 11 points, but could not overcome a sluggish start on the offensive end. Clinton is off until Tuesday January 31st, …

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RSCC to celebrate Nesbit’s 25 years on bench

(Submitted)  Roane State Community College is celebrating 25 years with Men’s Basketball Head Coach Randy Nesbit on Saturday, January 28, when the Roane State Raiders take on Dyersburg. The game is at 4 p.m., with a reception to follow. A 1980 graduate of the Citadel, Nesbit began his Roane State coaching …

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Tuesday hoops round-up

It was another full night of high school basketball on Tuesday. Campbell County girls 67 Clinton 23…The Lady Cougars took advantage of 28 Clinton turnovers and dominated the rebounding battle as they completed the season sweep of the Lady Dragons. Skyler Boshears led Campbell County with 19 points and no …

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CHS hoops legend Hall passes

Former Clinton High School basketball standout Sam Hall, who was honored last week by his former school, passed away Monday morning in Texas after a battle with pancreatic cancer. Hall was 68 years old. In the 60s, he became a Clinton basketball legend through his exploits on the court. After …

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