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Hopson buries 3, Cats

Vol players celebrate the win over Kentucky

Family members always envisioned him hitting the game-winning shot in a Kentucky basketball game. They just thought he'd be wearing blue, not orange, when it happened.

In a storybook finish rich with irony, Hopkinsville native Scotty Hopson drained a clutch 3-pointer with 37.6 seconds left to seal No. 19 Tennessee's 74-65 upset of the second-ranked Wildcats Saturday at Thompson-Boling Arena. "I guess there's mixed feelings back home," Hopson said, grinning sheepishly. "I know my family ... they're all Kentucky fans, but I'm sure they're happy for me." Although...

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