BC-Tennessee Sports Digest, 1st Ld
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 apnashville(at)ap.org. Beth Campbell is on the desk. News editor Scott Stroud can be reached at firstname.lastname@example.org. A reminder this information is not for publication or broadcast, and these coverage plans are subject to change.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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SACRAMENTO, Calif. _ Buddy Hield made four of his six 3-pointers over the final 8 1/2 minutes to help the Sacramento Kings rally for a 102-99 victory over the Memphis Grizzlies. Hield finished with 28 points. De’Aaron Fox had 14 points, eight assists and made two key free throws down the stretch for Sacramento. SENT: 738 words. With AP photos.
NASHVILLE, Tenn. _ The Tennessee Titans, winners of three straight, host the Washington Redskins on Saturday with both needing to win out. By Pro Football Writer Teresa M. Walker. UPCOMING: 700 words, photos. Game starts at 4:30 p.m. ET.
KANSAS CITY, Mo. _ Fresh off a win over No. 18 Arizona State, Vanderbilt heads to Kansas City to play Kansas State at Sprint Center. By Dave Skretta. UPCOMING: 700 words, photos. Game starts 6 p.m. CT.
KNOXVILLE, Tenn. - No. 3 Tennessee seeks its sixth consecutive victory when it hosts Wake Forest, which has won three of its last four. By Steve Megargee. UPCOMING: 600 words, with photos. The game starts at noon.
BIRMINGHAM, Ala. _ Memphis faces Wake Forest in the Birmingham Bowl at Legion Field without its offensive coordinator and All-America running back Darrell Henderson. By John Zenor. UPCOMING: 600 words. Game starts 11 a.m. CT.
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