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Chattanooga complains to NCAA

Updated: May 8, 2009, 6:38 PM ET
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CHATTANOOGA, Tenn. -- Chattanooga has complained to the NCAA, saying it lost money hosting women's tournament games because the teams had no local ties.

The Greater Chattanooga Sports and Events Committee sent a letter to the NCAA saying organizers lost about $60,000 hosting games with North Carolina, Purdue, UCF and Charlotte. Chattanooga had guaranteed the NCAA $75,000 to hold first- and second-round matchups.

Committee president Scott Smith said he sent his complaint to the NCAA ...

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