Local Sports Update

High school basketball season tips off for many area teams tonight.

The Clinton Dragons and Lady Dragons will open their season Thursday at Lenoir City in a pair of Hall of Champions games. The season premiere of the all-new Lowe’s Tows Full-Court Press right here on WYSH will be Saturday, when Clinton hosts Powell in the Orange & Black’s second Hall of Champions doubleheader, with our coverage tipping off at around 2:20 pm and taking you up to the 2:30 tip-off between the Lady Dragons and the Lady Panthers.

The Anderson County Mavericks and Lady Mavs open their season Thursday night in Loudon County as well, as they play at Loudon in a Hall of Fame doubleheader.

Action tonight (Tuesday 11/15/22…all Hall of Champions/Hall of Game games):

  • York Institute at Oak Ridge
  • Tellico Plains at Oliver Springs
  • Claiborne at Campbell County
  • Loudon at Wartburg
  • Grace Christian at Jellico
  • Halls at Hardin Valley
  • Oakdale at Lenoir City
  • Union County at Central


NCAA WOMEN: #12 Indiana 79 #11 Lady Vols 67 (UT 1-2)


NCAA MEN: (Wednesday) Florida Gulf Coast at #22 Tennessee, 7:00

NBA: (Tuesday) Memphis at New Orleans (TNT, 7:30)

NHL: (Tuesday) Minnesota at Nashville, 8:00

SPHL: (Thursday, Friday) Peoria at Knoxville Ice Bears, 7:35 pm; (Saturday) Ice Bears at Macon

About Jim Harris

Jim Harris has been WYSH's News & Sports Director since 2000. In addition to reporting local news, he is the play-by-play voice for Clinton High School football, boys' and girls' basketball and baseball. Catch Jim live weekdays beginning at 6:30 am for live local news, sports, weather and traffic plus the Community Bulletin Board, shenanigans with Ron Meredith and more on the Country Club Morning Show on WYSH. Jim lives in Clinton with his wife Kelly and daughter Carolina, and cats Oliver, Bow and Libby.

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