BC-TN--Tennessee Sports Digest, TN
Here’s a look at how AP’s sports coverage is shaping up in Tennessee. Questions about coverage plans are welcome and should be directed to the AP-Nashville bureau at (615) 373-9988 or firstname.lastname@example.org. John Raby is on the desk. News editor Scott Stroud can be reached at email@example.com. A reminder this information is not for publication or broadcast, and these coverage plans are subject to change. Expected stories may not develop, or late-breaking and more newsworthy events may take precedence. All times are Central.
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GLF--ST JUDE CLASSIC
MEMPHIS, Tenn. — Dustin Johnson chases his 18th career PGA Tour victory with a chance to reclaim the world’s No. 1 ranking Sunday at the St. Jude Classic. He shares a five-stroke lead with Andrew Putnam who’s playing in the last group for the first time looking for his first tour victory. By Teresa M. Walker.
NASHVILLE, Tenn. — The Vanderbilt Commodores, who stayed alive with a walk-off home run, play the Mississippi State Bulldogs on Sunday with the winner advancing to the College World Series. By Terry McCormick. UPCOMING: 600 words, photos.
AUSTIN, Texas — Tennessee Tech, whose 53 wins are the most in NCAA baseball, can get to the College World Series with one more win. The Golden Eagles play Game 2 of the super regional after taking the opener of the best-of-three series on the road. UPCOMING: 500 words, photos.
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