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  • Marshall hires Claude Mathis as new head football coach

    Marshall hires Claude Mathis as new head football coach

    Thursday, March 30 2017 5:37 PM EDT2017-03-30 21:37:22 GMT
    SMU Football RB coach headed to MarshallSMU Football RB coach headed to Marshall

    This afternoon Marshall Independent School District approved Claude Mathis as the Mavericks' new head football coach, replacing Clint Harper who left to be the athletic director at Duncanville High School in February.   Mathis joins the Mavericks after two seasons as SMU’s running backs coach, but most recently became the program’s director of high school relations when former Gilmer coach Jeff Traylor was hired as the Pony's assistant head coach and r...

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    This afternoon Marshall Independent School District approved Claude Mathis as the Mavericks' new head football coach, replacing Clint Harper who left to be the athletic director at Duncanville High School in February.   Mathis joins the Mavericks after two seasons as SMU’s running backs coach, but most recently became the program’s director of high school relations when former Gilmer coach Jeff Traylor was hired as the Pony's assistant head coach and r...

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  • Tampa Bay QB Winston visited East Texas on Wednesday night

    Tampa Bay QB Winston visited East Texas on Wednesday night

    Thursday, March 30 2017 12:14 AM EDT2017-03-30 04:14:02 GMT
    Jameis worked out with Peterson on Wednesday.Jameis worked out with Peterson on Wednesday.

    I think its safe to say Jameis Winston likes to hang out with East Texas talent. The Tampa Bay quarterback was in Lufkin Wednesday night with former teammate Jorvorskie Lane to help the former Lufkin star talk with kids and support his "Lane of Hope" foundation. But, earlier Wednesday, a picture surfaced on social media of Winston working out with Adrian Peterson in Houston at a training facility.

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    I think its safe to say Jameis Winston likes to hang out with East Texas talent. The Tampa Bay quarterback was in Lufkin Wednesday night with former teammate Jorvorskie Lane to help the former Lufkin star talk with kids and support his "Lane of Hope" foundation. But, earlier Wednesday, a picture surfaced on social media of Winston working out with Adrian Peterson in Houston at a training facility.

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  • SFA Pro Day sets up Lumberjacks for success

    SFA Pro Day sets up Lumberjacks for success

    Wednesday, March 29 2017 11:32 PM EDT2017-03-30 03:32:55 GMT
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    It's been Pro Day after Pro Day across the country the past two weeks, and today it was Stephen F. Austin's turn to put their crop of eligible athletes in front of NFL scouts.  "I was really proud of all the guys. I thought we had some excellent work on the bench press, Anthony Pullins knocked it out of the gym. We had some guys really jump well, run well, and then of course catch and throw well. I was real pleased and I think the five or six organizations that were here le...

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    It's been Pro Day after Pro Day across the country the past two weeks, and today it was Stephen F. Austin's turn to put their crop of eligible athletes in front of NFL scouts.  "I was really proud of all the guys. I thought we had some excellent work on the bench press, Anthony Pullins knocked it out of the gym. We had some guys really jump well, run well, and then of course catch and throw well. I was real pleased and I think the five or six organizations that were here le...

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  • Sports WebXtra: No deal in place between Manziel and Saints

    Sports WebXtra: No deal in place between Manziel and Saints

    Wednesday, March 29 2017 9:54 PM EDT2017-03-30 01:54:14 GMT
    Manziel deal with Saints is not pending.Manziel deal with Saints is not pending.

    Texans head coach Bill O'Brien can't get away from the Tony Romo speculation, and Saints head coach Sean Payton was asked about Johnny Manziel numerous times Wednesday at the annual league meeting in Phoenix, Arizona.

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    Texans head coach Bill O'Brien can't get away from the Tony Romo speculation, and Saints head coach Sean Payton was asked about Johnny Manziel numerous times Wednesday at the annual league meeting in Phoenix, Arizona.

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  • Sports WebXtra: PGA players have one last tune-up before the Masters

    Sports WebXtra: PGA players have one last tune-up before the Masters

    Wednesday, March 29 2017 9:46 PM EDT2017-03-30 01:46:04 GMT
    PGA Tour is in Houston this week.PGA Tour is in Houston this week.

    Players on the PGA Tour have one last tune-up before the first major of the year next week, The Masters. Guys such as Jordan Spieth, Phil Mickelson, and Rickie Fowler are playing in the Shell Houston Open.

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    Players on the PGA Tour have one last tune-up before the first major of the year next week, The Masters. Guys such as Jordan Spieth, Phil Mickelson, and Rickie Fowler are playing in the Shell Houston Open.

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  • Sports WebXtra: Jerry Jones puts timetable on Tony Romo decision

    Sports WebXtra: Jerry Jones puts timetable on Tony Romo decision

    Wednesday, March 29 2017 9:39 PM EDT2017-03-30 01:39:26 GMT
    Jones sets deadlin for Romo.Jones sets deadlin for Romo.

    There is an end in sight to the Tony Romo drama in Dallas, although the timetable seems a little weird. Owner Jerry Jones says the deadline for a resolution is training camp.

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    There is an end in sight to the Tony Romo drama in Dallas, although the timetable seems a little weird. Owner Jerry Jones says the deadline for a resolution is training camp.

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  • Azalea Orthopedics All-Star Game set for this weekend

    Azalea Orthopedics All-Star Game set for this weekend

    Wednesday, March 29 2017 5:48 PM EDT2017-03-29 21:48:42 GMT
    Press Release  The Azalea Orthopedics All-Star high school basketball games have been set for April 1, 2017 at the Wagstaff Gymnasium on the Tyler Junior College campus. The game, which is in its Fourteenth year, is sponsored by Azalea Orthopedics. The Classic gives high school seniors in the East Texas area the opportunity to showcase their talent for colleges and hometown fans. Dr. Michael Russell President of Azalea Orthopedics states, “As a sponsor this time of year ...More >>
    Press Release  The Azalea Orthopedics All-Star high school basketball games have been set for April 1, 2017 at the Wagstaff Gymnasium on the Tyler Junior College campus. The game, which is in its Fourteenth year, is sponsored by Azalea Orthopedics. The Classic gives high school seniors in the East Texas area the opportunity to showcase their talent for colleges and hometown fans. Dr. Michael Russell President of Azalea Orthopedics states, “As a sponsor this time of year ...More >>
  • Sports WebXtra: UT Tyler softball head coach Mike Reed close to 600 wins

    Sports WebXtra: UT Tyler softball head coach Mike Reed close to 600 wins

    Wednesday, March 29 2017 5:38 PM EDT2017-03-29 21:38:43 GMT
    UT Tyler AthleticsUT Tyler Athletics
    UT Tyler softball head coach Mike Reed is on the verge on picking up his 600th career win. But, he will have to wait until the Patriots weekend series against Concordia to possible celebrate.  The 600th win had a chance of happening on Suddenlink Field this afternoon, however mother nature had a different idea raining out Wednesday's game with Birmingham Southern.  UT Tyler will face off with Concordia at 5:00 p.m. and 7:00 p.m. on Friday, March 31.  Copyright 2017...More >>
    UT Tyler softball head coach Mike Reed is on the verge on picking up his 600th career win. But, he will have to wait until the Patriots weekend series against Concordia to possible celebrate.  The 600th win had a chance of happening on Suddenlink Field this afternoon, however mother nature had a different idea raining out Wednesday's game with Birmingham Southern.  UT Tyler will face off with Concordia at 5:00 p.m. and 7:00 p.m. on Friday, March 31.  Copyright 2017...More >>
  • Sports WebXtra: TCU heads to NIT title game

    Sports WebXtra: TCU heads to NIT title game

    Wednesday, March 29 2017 5:31 PM EDT2017-03-29 21:31:49 GMT
    They may have falling short in their quest to claim a spot in the NCAA national tournament, but the TCU Horned Frogs have made the most of their time in the National Invitation Tournament.   After beating University of Central Florida 68-53, TCU is headed to the NIT title game on Thursday against Georgia Tech.  The game will air on ESPN at 7:00 p.m..  The Frogs are 25-17 on the season entering this match-up.   Copyright 2017 KLTV. All rights reserved.   More >>
    They may have falling short in their quest to claim a spot in the NCAA national tournament, but the TCU Horned Frogs have made the most of their time in the National Invitation Tournament.   After beating University of Central Florida 68-53, TCU is headed to the NIT title game on Thursday against Georgia Tech.  The game will air on ESPN at 7:00 p.m..  The Frogs are 25-17 on the season entering this match-up.   Copyright 2017 KLTV. All rights reserved.   More >>
  • Sports WebXtra: Clint Dempsey keeps U.S. afloat in World Cup contention

    Sports WebXtra: Clint Dempsey keeps U.S. afloat in World Cup contention

    Wednesday, March 29 2017 5:21 PM EDT2017-03-29 21:21:48 GMT
    On Tuesday, the United States men's soccer team went toe to toe with Panama. The match ended in a 1-1 tie, but it could have been worse had Clint Dempsey not scored his team only goal.  The Lufkin native, recorded his second career hat-trick just last week against Honduras.  It's been a phenomenal return for the professional athlete who had missed time for an irregular heartbeat earlier this year.  The U.S. moves to fourth place in their hexagonal group, putting ...More >>
    On Tuesday, the United States men's soccer team went toe to toe with Panama. The match ended in a 1-1 tie, but it could have been worse had Clint Dempsey not scored his team only goal.  The Lufkin native, recorded his second career hat-trick just last week against Honduras.  It's been a phenomenal return for the professional athlete who had missed time for an irregular heartbeat earlier this year.  The U.S. moves to fourth place in their hexagonal group, putting ...More >>
  • Sports WebXtra: Why Rangers won't win the World Series

    Sports WebXtra: Why Rangers won't win the World Series

    Tuesday, March 28 2017 9:50 PM EDT2017-03-29 01:50:50 GMT
    The Rangers have a great one-two punch on the mound.The Rangers have a great one-two punch on the mound.

    Don't shoot the messenger, argue with Jason Stark. The ESPN reporter released a reason for each MLB team on Tuesday explaining why they won't win the World Series. You might argue with Stark, but his point is pretty valid when it comes to the Rangers.

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    Don't shoot the messenger, argue with Jason Stark. The ESPN reporter released a reason for each MLB team on Tuesday explaining why they won't win the World Series. You might argue with Stark, but his point is pretty valid when it comes to the Rangers.

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  • Sports WebXtra: Mavericks blow lead; will finish with losing record

    Sports WebXtra: Mavericks blow lead; will finish with losing record

    Tuesday, March 28 2017 9:44 PM EDT2017-03-29 01:44:45 GMT
    The Mavericks will have their first losing season since 1999-2000.The Mavericks will have their first losing season since 1999-2000.

    The Mavericks blew a 13-point lead on Monday night to Oklahoma City and lost 92-91. At 31-42 overall, Dallas will have its first losing season in 17 full seasons under owner Mark Cuban.

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    The Mavericks blew a 13-point lead on Monday night to Oklahoma City and lost 92-91. At 31-42 overall, Dallas will have its first losing season in 17 full seasons under owner Mark Cuban.

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  • Sports WebXtra: New rules coming to NFL in 2017

    Sports WebXtra: New rules coming to NFL in 2017

    Tuesday, March 28 2017 9:37 PM EDT2017-03-29 01:37:15 GMT
    NFL owners pass new rules for 2017.NFL owners pass new rules for 2017.

    All 32 NFL teams are in Phoenix, Arizona this week for owners meetings. Owners voted on Tuesday to ban players from leaping and jumping over the line of scrimmage to block kicks and extra points.

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    All 32 NFL teams are in Phoenix, Arizona this week for owners meetings. Owners voted on Tuesday to ban players from leaping and jumping over the line of scrimmage to block kicks and extra points.

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  • Sports WebXtra: D'Onta Foreman has impressive Pro Day

    Sports WebXtra: D'Onta Foreman has impressive Pro Day

    Tuesday, March 28 2017 9:32 PM EDT2017-03-29 01:32:52 GMT
    D'Onta Foreman helped his draft stock at Texas' Pro Day.D'Onta Foreman helped his draft stock at Texas' Pro Day.

    Former Longhorns running back D'Onta Foreman helped his draft status in a big way at Texas' pro day. Working out in front of representatives from all 32 NFL teams, Foreman clocked a pair of impressive 40-yard dash times.

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    Former Longhorns running back D'Onta Foreman helped his draft status in a big way at Texas' pro day. Working out in front of representatives from all 32 NFL teams, Foreman clocked a pair of impressive 40-yard dash times.

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  • Sports WebXtra: Jason Witten signs contract extension with Cowboys

    Sports WebXtra: Jason Witten signs contract extension with Cowboys

    Tuesday, March 28 2017 9:05 PM EDT2017-03-29 01:05:00 GMT

    NFL tight end Jason Witten will be a Dallas Cowboy for life after signing a four year extension with the organization this afternoon. The new deal is worth just under $30 million dollars, marking the fourth contract Witten has signed with Dallas since being drafted in 2003. Set to turn 35 in May, the 10 time pro-bowler will look to claim more club records in 2017. Witten is set to pass Michael Irvin for most receiving yards in franchise history, plus number 82 is on t...

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    NFL tight end Jason Witten will be a Dallas Cowboy for life after signing a four year extension with the organization this afternoon. The new deal is worth just under $30 million dollars, marking the fourth contract Witten has signed with Dallas since being drafted in 2003. Set to turn 35 in May, the 10 time pro-bowler will look to claim more club records in 2017. Witten is set to pass Michael Irvin for most receiving yards in franchise history, plus number 82 is on t...

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  • Sports WebXtra: The Houston Texans with or without Tony Romo have a quarterback problem

    Sports WebXtra: The Houston Texans with or without Tony Romo have a quarterback problem

    Tuesday, March 28 2017 9:04 PM EDT2017-03-29 01:04:16 GMT
    Houston Texans LogoHouston Texans Logo
    With or without Tony Romo, the Houston Texans are in trouble at the quarterback position once again. Many Texan fans have been hoping and praying that once Romo is released he will take over in Houston. But whether this happens or not, the Texans need to draft a quality quarterback with their No. 25 overall pick.   Head Coach Bill O'Brien doesn't believe a rookie quarterback could come in and lead his team to a successful season. However, when the other two options ar...More >>
    With or without Tony Romo, the Houston Texans are in trouble at the quarterback position once again. Many Texan fans have been hoping and praying that once Romo is released he will take over in Houston. But whether this happens or not, the Texans need to draft a quality quarterback with their No. 25 overall pick.   Head Coach Bill O'Brien doesn't believe a rookie quarterback could come in and lead his team to a successful season. However, when the other two options ar...More >>
  • Advancing in the Playoffs: REL girls soccer move on for the first time in six years

    Advancing in the Playoffs: REL girls soccer move on for the first time in six years

    Tuesday, March 28 2017 8:41 PM EDT2017-03-29 00:41:16 GMT
    KLTV StaffKLTV Staff
    The Tyler Lee Lady Raiders soccer team is riding high after shutting down Lufkin in their Bi-District showdown.  "The last couple of years we haven't had good turnouts in the playoffs. So, actually winning this game and winning 4-0 is something to be proud of," said Priscilla Rincon, senior.  For sisters Alex and Maddie Bice, who as a pair accounted for 3 of those 4 goals, the win is something they will always treasure.  "It was really exciting to get ...More >>
    The Tyler Lee Lady Raiders soccer team is riding high after shutting down Lufkin in their Bi-District showdown.  "The last couple of years we haven't had good turnouts in the playoffs. So, actually winning this game and winning 4-0 is something to be proud of," said Priscilla Rincon, senior.  For sisters Alex and Maddie Bice, who as a pair accounted for 3 of those 4 goals, the win is something they will always treasure.  "It was really exciting to get ...More >>
  • Sports WebXtra: UT-Tyler hosts special Olympics

    Sports WebXtra: UT-Tyler hosts special Olympics

    Tuesday, March 28 2017 12:13 AM EDT2017-03-28 04:13:30 GMT
    UT-Tyler athletics hosting special olympics on Monday night.UT-Tyler athletics hosting special olympics on Monday night.

    The UT-Tyler Student Athlete Advisory Committee hosted its second annual special Olympics with swoop on Monday night. Numerous Patriot athletes took time out of their normal practice and school routine to participate in the event and give kids a night of fun they normally don't experience.

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    The UT-Tyler Student Athlete Advisory Committee hosted its second annual special Olympics with swoop on Monday night. Numerous Patriot athletes took time out of their normal practice and school routine to participate in the event and give kids a night of fun they normally don't experience.

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  • Chapel Hill officially hires Jason Hooker

    Chapel Hill officially hires Jason Hooker

    Tuesday, March 28 2017 12:08 AM EDT2017-03-28 04:08:51 GMT
    Jason Hook officially hired at Chapel Hill.Jason Hook officially hired at Chapel Hill.

    A new era of Chapel Hill football will begin this fall. Jason Hooker's hiring became official at Monday night's CHISD board meeting. Hooker, who comes over from Brownsboro, is replacing Thomas Sitton as head coach and athletic director.

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    A new era of Chapel Hill football will begin this fall. Jason Hooker's hiring became official at Monday night's CHISD board meeting. Hooker, who comes over from Brownsboro, is replacing Thomas Sitton as head coach and athletic director.

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  • Sports WebXtra: Blake Lynch impressing during Baylor spring practices

    Sports WebXtra: Blake Lynch impressing during Baylor spring practices

    Tuesday, March 28 2017 12:02 AM EDT2017-03-28 04:02:09 GMT
    Matt Rhule is excited about Lynch's progress.Matt Rhule is excited about Lynch's progress.

    Former Baylor standouts Mount Pleasant product KD Cannon and Linden-Kildare native Shock Linwood will get their chance on April 5th to workout in front of NFL scouts and personnel during the Bears Pro Day. In the meantime, new head coach Matt Rhule is trying to lay the foundation of a program that can compete for a Big 12 title in 2017

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    Former Baylor standouts Mount Pleasant product KD Cannon and Linden-Kildare native Shock Linwood will get their chance on April 5th to workout in front of NFL scouts and personnel during the Bears Pro Day. In the meantime, new head coach Matt Rhule is trying to lay the foundation of a program that can compete for a Big 12 title in 2017

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  • Greg Ward Jr. & Tyus Bowser participate in Houston's Pro Day

    Greg Ward Jr. & Tyus Bowser participate in Houston's Pro Day

    Monday, March 27 2017 11:56 PM EDT2017-03-28 03:56:16 GMT
    Tyus Bowser working out at Houston's Pro Day.Tyus Bowser working out at Houston's Pro Day.

    Hoping to hear their names called during the draft in April, Greg Ward Jr. and Tyus Bowser did their best to impress NFL scouts and personnel during Houston's Pro Day on Monday afternoon.

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    Hoping to hear their names called during the draft in April, Greg Ward Jr. and Tyus Bowser did their best to impress NFL scouts and personnel during Houston's Pro Day on Monday afternoon.

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  • UT-Tyler softball; TJC baseball sweep respective series

    UT-Tyler softball; TJC baseball sweep respective series

    Monday, March 27 2017 12:23 AM EDT2017-03-27 04:23:32 GMT
    UT-Tyler softball sweeps UT-Dallas.UT-Tyler softball sweeps UT-Dallas.

    UT Tyler head coach Mike Reed is one win away from the 600-win milestone in his career after the No. 2-ranked Patriots rolled to a 7-3 win over No. 16 UT Dallas on Sunday to complete an American Southwest Conference sweep at Suddenlink Field.

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    UT Tyler head coach Mike Reed is one win away from the 600-win milestone in his career after the No. 2-ranked Patriots rolled to a 7-3 win over No. 16 UT Dallas on Sunday to complete an American Southwest Conference sweep at Suddenlink Field.

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  • Bi-District Playoff Results

    Bi-District Playoff Results

    Saturday, March 25 2017 11:14 PM EDT2017-03-26 03:14:10 GMT
    BOYS CLASS 6A Region II The Woodlands 3, Tyler Lee 0 Longview 2, The Woodlands College Park 5 CLASS 5A Region II Mount Pleasant 2, Forney 0 Lucas Lovejoy 5, Sulphur Springs 2 Mesquite Poteet 3, Marshall 0 Highland Park 1, Pine Tree 1 (Highland Park advances in penalty kicks, 5-3) Region III Waco 3, Lindale 1 Nacogdoches 5, College Station 2 CLASS 4A Region II Kilgore 5, Mineola 0 Chapel Hill 2, Tatum 1 Athens 2, Henderson 1 Palestine 7, Waskom 0 Region ...More >>
    BOYS CLASS 6A Region II The Woodlands 3, Tyler Lee 0 Longview 2, The Woodlands College Park 5 CLASS 5A Region II Mount Pleasant 2, Forney 0 Lucas Lovejoy 5, Sulphur Springs 2 Mesquite Poteet 3, Marshall 0 Highland Park 1, Pine Tree 1 (Highland Park advances in penalty kicks, 5-3) Region III Waco 3, Lindale 1 Nacogdoches 5, College Station 2 CLASS 4A Region II Kilgore 5, Mineola 0 Chapel Hill 2, Tatum 1 Athens 2, Henderson 1 Palestine 7, Waskom 0 Region ...More >>
  • Stuart's Smash Starts SFA's Saturday Doubleheader Sweep of Abilene Christian

    Stuart's Smash Starts SFA's Saturday Doubleheader Sweep of Abilene Christian

    Saturday, March 25 2017 11:05 PM EDT2017-03-26 03:05:25 GMT
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    Stephen F. Austin Athletics Release  Down by four to Abilene Christian with two outs and only one man on in the bottom of the ninth, the Stephen F. Austin baseball team appeared to be headed to an 0-4 mark in Southland Conference play. But, as one of the game’s most legendary figures opined, “it ain’t over ’til it’s over.” Designated hitter Stephen Stuart set off a wild celebration at home plate when the senior’s grand slam p...More >>
    Stephen F. Austin Athletics Release  Down by four to Abilene Christian with two outs and only one man on in the bottom of the ninth, the Stephen F. Austin baseball team appeared to be headed to an 0-4 mark in Southland Conference play. But, as one of the game’s most legendary figures opined, “it ain’t over ’til it’s over.” Designated hitter Stephen Stuart set off a wild celebration at home plate when the senior’s grand slam p...More >>
  • Troup Tigers send three powerlifters to THSPA State Competition

    Troup Tigers send three powerlifters to THSPA State Competition

    Friday, March 24 2017 8:56 PM EDT2017-03-25 00:56:04 GMT
    KLTV StaffKLTV Staff
    There are athletes from all around East Texas that will be taking part in the Texas High School Powerlifting Association State Competition in Abilene this weekend.  But while most of our schools are only sending off one, maybe two individuals, Troup High School said good-luck to three powerlifters.  Troup recently sent nine lifters to the THSPA Division 3 Regional Competition, where the Tigers dominated as a team earning a Regional Championship.  Now, ...More >>
    There are athletes from all around East Texas that will be taking part in the Texas High School Powerlifting Association State Competition in Abilene this weekend.  But while most of our schools are only sending off one, maybe two individuals, Troup High School said good-luck to three powerlifters.  Troup recently sent nine lifters to the THSPA Division 3 Regional Competition, where the Tigers dominated as a team earning a Regional Championship.  Now, ...More >>
  • H.S. bi-district round highlights and scores

    H.S. bi-district round highlights and scores

    Friday, March 24 2017 12:14 AM EDT2017-03-24 04:14:18 GMT
    Athens boys celebrate goal in win against Henderson.Athens boys celebrate goal in win against Henderson.

    Girls and boys soccer scores and highlights.

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    Girls and boys soccer scores and highlights.

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  • Trinity Valley women advance to semifinals of national tournament

    Trinity Valley women advance to semifinals of national tournament

    Thursday, March 23 2017 11:59 PM EDT2017-03-24 03:59:29 GMT
    Trinity Valley women advance to semifinals.Trinity Valley women advance to semifinals.

    In the national tournament for the 10th straight year, the Trinity Valley women's basketball team picked up its 64th victory Wednesday night at the Big Dance. Pretty incredible. But, the six-seeded Lady Cardinals were actually underdogs in the quarterfinals against number three Chipola.

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    In the national tournament for the 10th straight year, the Trinity Valley women's basketball team picked up its 64th victory Wednesday night at the Big Dance. Pretty incredible. But, the six-seeded Lady Cardinals were actually underdogs in the quarterfinals against number three Chipola.

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  • Sports WebXtra: Kiper's latest mock draft has Cowboys taking Jabrill Peppers

    Sports WebXtra: Kiper's latest mock draft has Cowboys taking Jabrill Peppers

    Thursday, March 23 2017 5:48 PM EDT2017-03-23 21:48:44 GMT
    Latest mock draft has Dallas taking defensive back.Latest mock draft has Dallas taking defensive back.
    Between NFL Draft experts Mel Kiper and Todd McShay, the consensus is the Cowboys will draft a defensive player with their 28th pick in the first round. But the question is, what position and route will Dallas go? In his latest mock draft on Wednesday, Kiper has owner Jerry Jones and company taking Michigan safety Jabrill Peppers. In the first two mock drafts, Kiper has also has Dallas drafting a defensive back. In all three of his mock drafts meanwhile, McShay has Dallas taking thre...More >>
    Between NFL Draft experts Mel Kiper and Todd McShay, the consensus is the Cowboys will draft a defensive player with their 28th pick in the first round. But the question is, what position and route will Dallas go? In his latest mock draft on Wednesday, Kiper has owner Jerry Jones and company taking Michigan safety Jabrill Peppers. In the first two mock drafts, Kiper has also has Dallas drafting a defensive back. In all three of his mock drafts meanwhile, McShay has Dallas taking thre...More >>
  • Sports WebXTra: Upcoming rain moves weekend series

    Sports WebXTra: Upcoming rain moves weekend series

    Thursday, March 23 2017 5:45 PM EDT2017-03-23 21:45:33 GMT
    With a First Alert Weather Day set for Friday, March 24th, colleges have moved weekend series back. No games will be played in the area for college softball or baseball Friday.  UT Tyler softball and TJC baseball will both be playing their three game series on Saturday and Sunday rather than Friday Saturday. UT Tyler baseball and TJC softball are on the road and set to play double header's on Saturday. Soccer playoffs for boys and girls high school teams are scheduled arou...More >>
    With a First Alert Weather Day set for Friday, March 24th, colleges have moved weekend series back. No games will be played in the area for college softball or baseball Friday.  UT Tyler softball and TJC baseball will both be playing their three game series on Saturday and Sunday rather than Friday Saturday. UT Tyler baseball and TJC softball are on the road and set to play double header's on Saturday. Soccer playoffs for boys and girls high school teams are scheduled arou...More >>
  • Sports WebXtra: Mahomes working out for NFL teams

    Sports WebXtra: Mahomes working out for NFL teams

    Thursday, March 23 2017 5:29 PM EDT2017-03-23 21:29:17 GMT
    Patrick Mahomes is working out for several NFL teams.Patrick Mahomes is working out for several NFL teams.

    There are 35 days until the NFL Draft, and the market for Patrick Mahomes II is heating up. According to his agent Leigh Steinberg, 13 teams have asked for private workouts with the Whitehouse product.

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    There are 35 days until the NFL Draft, and the market for Patrick Mahomes II is heating up. According to his agent Leigh Steinberg, 13 teams have asked for private workouts with the Whitehouse product.

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  • Sports WebXtra: Saints interested in Johnny Manziel

    Sports WebXtra: Saints interested in Johnny Manziel

    Thursday, March 23 2017 5:14 PM EDT2017-03-23 21:14:34 GMT
    The Saints are interested in Johnny Manziel.The Saints are interested in Johnny Manziel.

    Johnny Manziel might get a second chance in the NFL after all. NFL Network Insider Ian Rapoport reported on Thursday the Tyler native and former Browns first-round pick met with Saints head coach Sean Payton at breakfast during last month's Super Bowl in Houston.

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    Johnny Manziel might get a second chance in the NFL after all. NFL Network Insider Ian Rapoport reported on Thursday the Tyler native and former Browns first-round pick met with Saints head coach Sean Payton at breakfast during last month's Super Bowl in Houston.

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  • Sports WebXtra: Over 10 East Texas softball teams ranked

    Sports WebXtra: Over 10 East Texas softball teams ranked

    Wednesday, March 22 2017 11:41 PM EDT2017-03-23 03:41:08 GMT
    Over ten teams are ranked.Over ten teams are ranked.

    Over 10 East Texas high school softball teams are ranked in the latest top 25 poll. From Class 5A, Pine Tree is the lone school and it comes in at number 20.

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    Over 10 East Texas high school softball teams are ranked in the latest top 25 poll. From Class 5A, Pine Tree is the lone school and it comes in at number 20.

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  • East Texans taking advantage of Pro Days

    East Texans taking advantage of Pro Days

    Wednesday, March 22 2017 11:27 PM EDT2017-03-23 03:27:03 GMT
    Fred Ross participated at Miss. State Pro Day on Wednesday.Fred Ross participated at Miss. State Pro Day on Wednesday.

    During the NFL Combine earlier this month, around 300 athletes, including numerous East Texans had the chance to showcase their skills in front of NFL coaches, scouts, and personel. Pro Days leading up to the draft in April also allow NFL hopefuls to make a case to play on Sunday's.

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    During the NFL Combine earlier this month, around 300 athletes, including numerous East Texans had the chance to showcase their skills in front of NFL coaches, scouts, and personel. Pro Days leading up to the draft in April also allow NFL hopefuls to make a case to play on Sunday's.

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  • Sports WebXtra: Latest high school baseball rankings

    Sports WebXtra: Latest high school baseball rankings

    Wednesday, March 22 2017 11:11 PM EDT2017-03-23 03:11:41 GMT
    Lastest rankings in high school baseball.Lastest rankings in high school baseball.

    Over 20 East Texas high school baseball teams are ranked in the latest top 25 rankings. Whitehouse and Hallsville are carrying the torch in Class 5A, while five teams are ranked in Class 4A, eight from 3A, and seven from 2A.

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    Over 20 East Texas high school baseball teams are ranked in the latest top 25 rankings. Whitehouse and Hallsville are carrying the torch in Class 5A, while five teams are ranked in Class 4A, eight from 3A, and seven from 2A.

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  • Sports WebXtra: Coach Russell Talk about Coach Morris and Traylor at SMU

    Sports WebXtra: Coach Russell Talk about Coach Morris and Traylor at SMU

    Wednesday, March 22 2017 10:38 PM EDT2017-03-23 02:38:05 GMT
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    Harmony Head Football Coach Tim Russell recently visited with the SMU Mustangs football program, Head Coach Chad Morris, and Associate Head Coach Jeff Traylor.  After speaking to athletes and seeing the two in action, Coach Russell says that the Mustangs are in some of the best hands East Texas has to offer. All three of these coaches have known each other for over two decades. Coach Russell worked with Traylor back with the Buckeyes at Gilmer High School.  Copyright 201...More >>
    Harmony Head Football Coach Tim Russell recently visited with the SMU Mustangs football program, Head Coach Chad Morris, and Associate Head Coach Jeff Traylor.  After speaking to athletes and seeing the two in action, Coach Russell says that the Mustangs are in some of the best hands East Texas has to offer. All three of these coaches have known each other for over two decades. Coach Russell worked with Traylor back with the Buckeyes at Gilmer High School.  Copyright 201...More >>
  • Sports WebXtra: High School Soccer Playoffs Girls

    Sports WebXtra: High School Soccer Playoffs Girls

    Wednesday, March 22 2017 10:31 PM EDT2017-03-23 02:31:07 GMT

    CLASS 6A Region II Tyler Lee vs. Lufkin, 6 p.m. Thursday (March 23), Tyler Lee HS Longview vs. The Woodlands College Park, 6 p.m. Friday (March 24), Abe Martin Stadium, Lufkin CLASS 5A Region II Hallsville vs. Forney, 7 p.m. Friday (March 24), Mineola HS Pine Tree vs. Highland Park, 6 p.m. Thursday (March 23), Royse City ISD Stadium Texas High vs. Mesquite Poteet, 6 p.m. Friday (March 24), Mesquite Memorial Stadium Sulphur Springs vs. Royse City, 6 p.m. Friday (March 2...

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    CLASS 6A Region II Tyler Lee vs. Lufkin, 6 p.m. Thursday (March 23), Tyler Lee HS Longview vs. The Woodlands College Park, 6 p.m. Friday (March 24), Abe Martin Stadium, Lufkin CLASS 5A Region II Hallsville vs. Forney, 7 p.m. Friday (March 24), Mineola HS Pine Tree vs. Highland Park, 6 p.m. Thursday (March 23), Royse City ISD Stadium Texas High vs. Mesquite Poteet, 6 p.m. Friday (March 24), Mesquite Memorial Stadium Sulphur Springs vs. Royse City, 6 p.m. Friday (March 2...

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  • Sports WebXtra: High School Soccer Playoffs Boys

    Sports WebXtra: High School Soccer Playoffs Boys

    Wednesday, March 22 2017 10:30 PM EDT2017-03-23 02:30:12 GMT
    CLASS 6A Region II Tyler Lee vs. The Woodlands, 6 p.m. Thursday (March 23), Crockett HS Longview vs. The Woodlands College Park, 8 p.m. Friday (March 24), Abe Martin Stadium, Lufkin CLASS 5A Region II Mount Pleasant vs. Forney, 7 p.m. Friday (March 24), Greenville HS Sulphur Springs vs. Lucas Lovejoy, 8 p.m. Friday (March 24), Princeton HS Marshall vs. Mesquite Poteet, 7:15 p.m. Friday (March 24), Tyler Lee HS Pine Tree vs. Highland Park, 7:30 p.m. Thursday (March...More >>
    CLASS 6A Region II Tyler Lee vs. The Woodlands, 6 p.m. Thursday (March 23), Crockett HS Longview vs. The Woodlands College Park, 8 p.m. Friday (March 24), Abe Martin Stadium, Lufkin CLASS 5A Region II Mount Pleasant vs. Forney, 7 p.m. Friday (March 24), Greenville HS Sulphur Springs vs. Lucas Lovejoy, 8 p.m. Friday (March 24), Princeton HS Marshall vs. Mesquite Poteet, 7:15 p.m. Friday (March 24), Tyler Lee HS Pine Tree vs. Highland Park, 7:30 p.m. Thursday (March...More >>
  • Luke Blackwell ready to take over Mineola football program

    Luke Blackwell ready to take over Mineola football program

    Wednesday, March 22 2017 10:28 PM EDT2017-03-23 02:28:14 GMT
    Luke Blackwell is excited to take over Mineola athletics.Luke Blackwell is excited to take over Mineola athletics.

    A 1995 graduate of Mineola High School and the Yellowjackets defensive coordinator the past seven years, Luke Blackwell is no stranger to wearing orange and white. But, Blackwell is adjusting to life as the new head football coach and athletic director.

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    A 1995 graduate of Mineola High School and the Yellowjackets defensive coordinator the past seven years, Luke Blackwell is no stranger to wearing orange and white. But, Blackwell is adjusting to life as the new head football coach and athletic director.

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  • Harmony coach shares life lessons with SMU Mustangs

    Harmony coach shares life lessons with SMU Mustangs

    Wednesday, March 22 2017 9:47 PM EDT2017-03-23 01:47:34 GMT
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    SMU Head Football Coach Chad Morris, Associate Head Coach Jeff Traylor, and Harmony Head Coach Tim Russell have all known each other for over two decades.  "Coach Morris and Coach Traylor have been friends a long time, we've all known each other since the early 90s. That's one of the reasons why he wanted me to come in, and some other speakers have come in, to help the kids not only become better football players but better men," said Tim Russell, Harmony hea...More >>
    SMU Head Football Coach Chad Morris, Associate Head Coach Jeff Traylor, and Harmony Head Coach Tim Russell have all known each other for over two decades.  "Coach Morris and Coach Traylor have been friends a long time, we've all known each other since the early 90s. That's one of the reasons why he wanted me to come in, and some other speakers have come in, to help the kids not only become better football players but better men," said Tim Russell, Harmony hea...More >>
  • UT-Tyler baseball drops top 10 showdown

    UT-Tyler baseball drops top 10 showdown

    Tuesday, March 21 2017 11:51 PM EDT2017-03-22 03:51:51 GMT
    UT-Tyler baseball falls 6-5.UT-Tyler baseball falls 6-5.

    Trenton Buchhorn hit a one-out double on the 10th pitch of his at-bat but would be stranded on third base as No. 2-ranked UT Tyler's rally came up 90 feet short in a 6-5 non-conference loss against No. 8 Centenary College on Tuesday at Irwin Field.

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    Trenton Buchhorn hit a one-out double on the 10th pitch of his at-bat but would be stranded on third base as No. 2-ranked UT Tyler's rally came up 90 feet short in a 6-5 non-conference loss against No. 8 Centenary College on Tuesday at Irwin Field.

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  • Athens Powerlifting Duo Noah Bush and Joseph Mahmoud head to state

    Athens Powerlifting Duo Noah Bush and Joseph Mahmoud head to state

    Tuesday, March 21 2017 11:19 PM EDT2017-03-22 03:19:36 GMT
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    Most athletes don't look forward to weight lifting, but for Athens duo Noah Bush and Joseph Mahmoud it's always been something they've enjoyed.  "Both of these guys are self motivated. I've never had to yell at them to get in the weight room, they've worked extremely hard. But more importantly, they are both great young men," said Craig Brown, Head Coach for Athens power lifting and Offensive Coordinator for football.  For the past four years, Hornet fans ha...

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    Most athletes don't look forward to weight lifting, but for Athens duo Noah Bush and Joseph Mahmoud it's always been something they've enjoyed.  "Both of these guys are self motivated. I've never had to yell at them to get in the weight room, they've worked extremely hard. But more importantly, they are both great young men," said Craig Brown, Head Coach for Athens power lifting and Offensive Coordinator for football.  For the past four years, Hornet fans ha...

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  • Eight athletes, one trainer from Whitehouse sign National Letters of Intent

    Eight athletes, one trainer from Whitehouse sign National Letters of Intent

    Tuesday, March 21 2017 10:54 PM EDT2017-03-22 02:54:04 GMT
    It was a big signing day at Whitehouse.It was a big signing day at Whitehouse.

    It was big day at Whitehouse as nine individuals signed to continue their careers at the next level. Six of the athletes are baseball players, so you can see why the Wildcats are currently ranked in the top 25 and made it to state last year. The other athletes play volleyball, football, and is a trainer.

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    It was big day at Whitehouse as nine individuals signed to continue their careers at the next level. Six of the athletes are baseball players, so you can see why the Wildcats are currently ranked in the top 25 and made it to state last year. The other athletes play volleyball, football, and is a trainer.

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  • Sports WebXtras: Houston Texans affected by Dallas Cowboys holding on to Tony Romo

    Sports WebXtras: Houston Texans affected by Dallas Cowboys holding on to Tony Romo

    Tuesday, March 21 2017 10:47 PM EDT2017-03-22 02:47:13 GMT
    The Dallas Cowboys have yet to release former starting quarterback Tony Romo, and it's affecting another Texas team.  The Houston Texans have traded away Brock Osweiler, allowing room for Romo to come in. However, with the Cowboys choosing to hold out and hold on to Romo, the Texans are left with just Tom Savage. Even if the Texans meet whatever the Cowboys demands may be and keep Romo in Texas, they will still need to draft some young blood come April.  Copyri...More >>
    The Dallas Cowboys have yet to release former starting quarterback Tony Romo, and it's affecting another Texas team.  The Houston Texans have traded away Brock Osweiler, allowing room for Romo to come in. However, with the Cowboys choosing to hold out and hold on to Romo, the Texans are left with just Tom Savage. Even if the Texans meet whatever the Cowboys demands may be and keep Romo in Texas, they will still need to draft some young blood come April.  Copyri...More >>
  • TJC women's basketball one and done at NJCAA national tournament

    TJC women's basketball one and done at NJCAA national tournament

    Tuesday, March 21 2017 10:42 PM EDT2017-03-22 02:42:39 GMT
    TJC falls in the opening round of the national tournament.TJC falls in the opening round of the national tournament.

    As the 19-seed, the Tyler Junior College women's basketball team played its opening round game at the NJCAA national tournament Tuesday morning in Lubbock. In the big dance for the third time in four years, the Apaches tipped things off against Walters State.

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    As the 19-seed, the Tyler Junior College women's basketball team played its opening round game at the NJCAA national tournament Tuesday morning in Lubbock. In the big dance for the third time in four years, the Apaches tipped things off against Walters State.

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  • Sports WebXtra: Baylor Bears head to the Sweet 16

    Sports WebXtra: Baylor Bears head to the Sweet 16

    Tuesday, March 21 2017 10:27 PM EDT2017-03-22 02:27:16 GMT
    The Baylor Bears are headed to the Sweet 16 for the first time since 2014, after taking down USC 82-78. As the No. 3 seed, the Bears will head to New York for the East Region matchup against the South Carolina Gamecocks. This is the first time since 1973 that South Carolina has reached the Sweet 16, they have never advanced to the Elite Eight.  Baylor will tip off against South Carolina on Friday March 24th, at 6:30 p.m. on TBS.  Copyright 2017 KLTV. All rights...More >>
    The Baylor Bears are headed to the Sweet 16 for the first time since 2014, after taking down USC 82-78. As the No. 3 seed, the Bears will head to New York for the East Region matchup against the South Carolina Gamecocks. This is the first time since 1973 that South Carolina has reached the Sweet 16, they have never advanced to the Elite Eight.  Baylor will tip off against South Carolina on Friday March 24th, at 6:30 p.m. on TBS.  Copyright 2017 KLTV. All rights...More >>
  • Breaking: Brownsboro head football coach Jason Hooker leaving for Chapel Hill opening

    Breaking: Brownsboro head football coach Jason Hooker leaving for Chapel Hill opening

    Tuesday, March 21 2017 6:08 PM EDT2017-03-21 22:08:27 GMT
    Jason Hooker will be recommended on Monday to be Chapel Hill's new head coach.Jason Hooker will be recommended on Monday to be Chapel Hill's new head coach.

    In a press release from Chapel Hill Superintendent Donni Cook on Tuesday afternoon, the school district announced that it will recommend current Brownsboro head football coach Jason Hooker as its new head coach and athletic director on Monday March 27th at the CHISD School Board meeting.

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    In a press release from Chapel Hill Superintendent Donni Cook on Tuesday afternoon, the school district announced that it will recommend current Brownsboro head football coach Jason Hooker as its new head coach and athletic director on Monday March 27th at the CHISD School Board meeting.

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  • BREAKING

    Breaking: Mineola names Luke Blackwell new head football coach

    Breaking: Mineola names Luke Blackwell new head football coach

    Tuesday, March 21 2017 2:48 AM EDT2017-03-21 06:48:34 GMT
    Mineola names Luke Blackwell new head football coach.Mineola names Luke Blackwell new head football coach.

    Mineola ISD is proud to announce that Luke Blackwell will become the new athletic director and head coach for the Yellowjackets.

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    Mineola ISD is proud to announce that Luke Blackwell will become the new athletic director and head coach for the Yellowjackets.

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  • Brad Underwood introduced at Illinois

    Brad Underwood introduced at Illinois

    Monday, March 20 2017 11:21 PM EDT2017-03-21 03:21:40 GMT
    Underwood was officially introduced at Illinois Monday afternoon.Underwood was officially introduced at Illinois Monday afternoon.

    In Division I basketball news, Brad Underwood was officially introduced as the new head coach at the University of Illinois Monday afternoon. After just one season as the head man at Oklahoma State, Underwood jumped at the opportunity to lead the Fighting Illini and will make $3 million each year for the next six seasons.

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    In Division I basketball news, Brad Underwood was officially introduced as the new head coach at the University of Illinois Monday afternoon. After just one season as the head man at Oklahoma State, Underwood jumped at the opportunity to lead the Fighting Illini and will make $3 million each year for the next six seasons.

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  • Cowboys re-sign Kellen Moore

    Cowboys re-sign Kellen Moore

    Monday, March 20 2017 11:09 PM EDT2017-03-21 03:09:44 GMT
    The Cowboys have re-signed Kellen Moore.The Cowboys have re-signed Kellen Moore.

    Part of the reason Josh McCown didn't sign with Dallas is because Tony Romo is still on the roster. Romo will be gone at some point, but the Cowboys have decided to keep Kellen Moore. The quarterback has re-signed a new one year deal worth $775,000.

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    Part of the reason Josh McCown didn't sign with Dallas is because Tony Romo is still on the roster. Romo will be gone at some point, but the Cowboys have decided to keep Kellen Moore. The quarterback has re-signed a new one year deal worth $775,000.

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  • East Texan Josh McCown signs with Jets

    East Texan Josh McCown signs with Jets

    Monday, March 20 2017 8:15 PM EDT2017-03-21 00:15:16 GMT
    Josh McCown has signed with the Jets.Josh McCown has signed with the Jets.

    There was mutual interest between the Cowboys and East Texan Josh McCown, but the free agent quarterback has decided to sign elsewhere. McCown is headed to the Jets on a one-year contract worth $6 million. The Jacksonville native visited New York over the weekend and left without a deal in place, but the two sides continued to talk before finally coming to an agreement.

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    There was mutual interest between the Cowboys and East Texan Josh McCown, but the free agent quarterback has decided to sign elsewhere. McCown is headed to the Jets on a one-year contract worth $6 million. The Jacksonville native visited New York over the weekend and left without a deal in place, but the two sides continued to talk before finally coming to an agreement.

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  • Tyler and Trinity Valley women could meet in national tournament

    Tyler and Trinity Valley women could meet in national tournament

    Monday, March 20 2017 12:30 AM EDT2017-03-20 04:30:37 GMT
    TJC and Trinity could meet in third round of NJCAA tournament.TJC and Trinity could meet in third round of NJCAA tournament.

    The women's NJCAA national tournament tips off Monday in Lubbock, and a quarterfinal matchup between rivals Trinity Valley and Tyler is possible. Of course, both programs have to handle their business and won't look ahead, but we can.

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    The women's NJCAA national tournament tips off Monday in Lubbock, and a quarterfinal matchup between rivals Trinity Valley and Tyler is possible. Of course, both programs have to handle their business and won't look ahead, but we can.

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  • Mahomes set to be on Gruden's QB Camp

    Mahomes set to be on Gruden's QB Camp

    Monday, March 20 2017 12:26 AM EDT2017-03-20 04:26:07 GMT
    Patrick Mahomes II to appear on Gruden's QB Camp.Patrick Mahomes II to appear on Gruden's QB Camp.

    Whitehouse product and former Texas Tech star Patrick Mahomes II will be sitting next to Jon Gruden Monday to shoot his episode of Gruden's QB Camp.

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    Whitehouse product and former Texas Tech star Patrick Mahomes II will be sitting next to Jon Gruden Monday to shoot his episode of Gruden's QB Camp.

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  • Sources: Josh McCown meeting with New York Jets

    Sources: Josh McCown meeting with New York Jets

    Friday, March 17 2017 7:11 PM EDT2017-03-17 23:11:39 GMT
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    According to sources free-agent quarterback Josh McCown will meet with the New York Jets on Friday and Saturday. NFL Network first reported the visit. A Jacksonville native, McCown has played with seven teams over his 14-season professional career, the past two have been with the Cleveland Browns. Earlier in the week, the QB also met with the Dallas Cowboys. However, with no movement on the Tony Romo front, McCown is more than likely going to have to give up hopes...More >>
    According to sources free-agent quarterback Josh McCown will meet with the New York Jets on Friday and Saturday. NFL Network first reported the visit. A Jacksonville native, McCown has played with seven teams over his 14-season professional career, the past two have been with the Cleveland Browns. Earlier in the week, the QB also met with the Dallas Cowboys. However, with no movement on the Tony Romo front, McCown is more than likely going to have to give up hopes...More >>
  • Lumberjack Spring Football Schedule Gets Underway March 24th

    Lumberjack Spring Football Schedule Gets Underway March 24th

    Friday, March 17 2017 5:11 PM EDT2017-03-17 21:11:55 GMT
    SFA Athletics ReleaseSFA Athletics Release

    SFA Athletics Release  With spring break coming to a close, Stephen F. Austin is now preparing for some football as the Lumberjacks are one week away from the 2017 spring practice season, getting underway Friday, March 24th. “I’m anxious to get back to work and start getting some quality work done with our returners, redshirts and mid year transfers,” said head coach Clint Conque. “Coach (Dan) Eason and his staff put the team through a physically an...

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    SFA Athletics Release  With spring break coming to a close, Stephen F. Austin is now preparing for some football as the Lumberjacks are one week away from the 2017 spring practice season, getting underway Friday, March 24th. “I’m anxious to get back to work and start getting some quality work done with our returners, redshirts and mid year transfers,” said head coach Clint Conque. “Coach (Dan) Eason and his staff put the team through a physically an...

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  • SFA Bows Out Early from the WBI in a 62-54 Loss to UTRGV

    SFA Bows Out Early from the WBI in a 62-54 Loss to UTRGV

    Friday, March 17 2017 5:09 PM EDT2017-03-17 21:09:19 GMT
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    SFA Athletics Release  The Stephen F. Austin women’s basketball team began their 2017 WBI Tournament campaign with a first round square off against the University of Texas Rio Grande Valley. The Ladyjacks traveled down to Edinburg, Texas on Thursday for the evening match up against the Vaqueros. After a low scoring first quarter, the Ladyjacks found their stride overcoming an eight point deficit to take the three point lead at the half. The Vaqueros would not allow SFA muc...More >>
    SFA Athletics Release  The Stephen F. Austin women’s basketball team began their 2017 WBI Tournament campaign with a first round square off against the University of Texas Rio Grande Valley. The Ladyjacks traveled down to Edinburg, Texas on Thursday for the evening match up against the Vaqueros. After a low scoring first quarter, the Ladyjacks found their stride overcoming an eight point deficit to take the three point lead at the half. The Vaqueros would not allow SFA muc...More >>
  • Sports WebXtra: Unique SMU team set to play in NCAA tournament

    Sports WebXtra: Unique SMU team set to play in NCAA tournament

    Thursday, March 16 2017 10:08 PM EDT2017-03-17 02:08:34 GMT
    SMU ready for the NCAA tournament.SMU ready for the NCAA tournament.

    In the NCAA tournament for the second time in three seasons, SMU enters the big dance as the number six seed in the East region. The Mustangs will open against USC on Friday afternoon in Tulsa.

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    In the NCAA tournament for the second time in three seasons, SMU enters the big dance as the number six seed in the East region. The Mustangs will open against USC on Friday afternoon in Tulsa.

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  • Sports WebXtra: Vikings sign Latavius Murray; move on from Peterson

    Sports WebXtra: Vikings sign Latavius Murray; move on from Peterson

    Thursday, March 16 2017 10:03 PM EDT2017-03-17 02:03:24 GMT
    Adrian Peterson will not be with the Vikings in 2017.Adrian Peterson will not be with the Vikings in 2017.

    Palestine native and free agent running back Adrian Peterson is officially done in Minnesota. General manager Rick Spielman confirmed the news Thursday after the Vikings signed running back Latavius Murray to a three-year, $15 million deal.

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    Palestine native and free agent running back Adrian Peterson is officially done in Minnesota. General manager Rick Spielman confirmed the news Thursday after the Vikings signed running back Latavius Murray to a three-year, $15 million deal.

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  • Sports WebXtra: Cowboys free agency news from Thursday

    Sports WebXtra: Cowboys free agency news from Thursday

    Thursday, March 16 2017 9:53 PM EDT2017-03-17 01:53:05 GMT
    Brandon Carr & Morris Claiborne are moving on.Brandon Carr & Morris Claiborne are moving on.

    After Thursday, the Cowboys are in must draft mode when it comes to the cornerback position and will have a brand new secondary in 2017. Veteran Brandon Carr has agreed to a four-year deal with the Ravens, while Morris Claiborne is expected to ink with the Jets.

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    After Thursday, the Cowboys are in must draft mode when it comes to the cornerback position and will have a brand new secondary in 2017. Veteran Brandon Carr has agreed to a four-year deal with the Ravens, while Morris Claiborne is expected to ink with the Jets.

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  • East Texas baseball coaches stand behind UIL pitch count rule

    East Texas baseball coaches stand behind UIL pitch count rule

    Thursday, March 16 2017 8:18 PM EDT2017-03-17 00:18:55 GMT
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    A new rule passed by the UIL in October will have high school coaches putting more thought into their rotation this season based off the newly introduced pitch count regulation.  "It's a new rule by the UIL, so we have to keep heavy track during the game. Once they get to 110 with a certain number of days of rest then they got to come out of the ballgame," said James Boxley, Tyler Lee Head Baseball Coach.  For instance, if a pitcher reaches the 110 threshold...More >>
    A new rule passed by the UIL in October will have high school coaches putting more thought into their rotation this season based off the newly introduced pitch count regulation.  "It's a new rule by the UIL, so we have to keep heavy track during the game. Once they get to 110 with a certain number of days of rest then they got to come out of the ballgame," said James Boxley, Tyler Lee Head Baseball Coach.  For instance, if a pitcher reaches the 110 threshold...More >>
  • Sports WebXtra: Whitehouse product Justin Dunning overcoming adversity, sticking with football

    Sports WebXtra: Whitehouse product Justin Dunning overcoming adversity, sticking with football

    Wednesday, March 15 2017 11:06 PM EDT2017-03-16 03:06:53 GMT
    Justin Dunning continuing to play football despite numerous knee injuries.Justin Dunning continuing to play football despite numerous knee injuries.

    2016 was a wash for Texas A&M defensive player Justin Dunning. The Whitehouse product tore the ACL in his right knee during fall camp and spent the whole season rehabbing. It was Dunning's third torn ACL of his career, with the first two in his left knee. Not giving up though, Dunning is currently working with the Aggies at spring practice.

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    2016 was a wash for Texas A&M defensive player Justin Dunning. The Whitehouse product tore the ACL in his right knee during fall camp and spent the whole season rehabbing. It was Dunning's third torn ACL of his career, with the first two in his left knee. Not giving up though, Dunning is currently working with the Aggies at spring practice.

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  • Sport WebXtra: Watch SFA take on Idaho through Facebook Live

    Sport WebXtra: Watch SFA take on Idaho through Facebook Live

    Wednesday, March 15 2017 9:07 PM EDT2017-03-16 01:07:49 GMT
    The SFA Lumberjacks are about to start play in the CIT Tournament against the Idaho Vandals. With a late start time of 10 p.m., KLTV 7 Sports will only be able to provide an updated score in tonight's televised sportscast. However, there is a way for you to watch the game!  The Idaho Vandals will be streaming the match-up on their Facebook. Click Facebook Live to take you to the Vandals page and watch the game.  Copyright 2017 KLTV. All rights reserved. More >>
    The SFA Lumberjacks are about to start play in the CIT Tournament against the Idaho Vandals. With a late start time of 10 p.m., KLTV 7 Sports will only be able to provide an updated score in tonight's televised sportscast. However, there is a way for you to watch the game!  The Idaho Vandals will be streaming the match-up on their Facebook. Click Facebook Live to take you to the Vandals page and watch the game.  Copyright 2017 KLTV. All rights reserved. More >>
  • Sports WebXtra: The Madness is here

    Sports WebXtra: The Madness is here

    Wednesday, March 15 2017 9:00 PM EDT2017-03-16 01:00:53 GMT
    Baylor and SMU are the two lone Texas teams in the NCAA National Tournament. With the madness of march in full swing the Bears and Mustangs will look to get passed their first round opponents and make the run of a lifetime.  Click to view entire National Tournament Bracket .  Baylor vs. New Mexico State  March 17, 2017  11:40 a.m. CT on TruTV  SMU vs. USC/Providence March 17, 2017 2:10 p.m. CT on TruTV Copyright 2017 KLTV. All rights ...More >>
    Baylor and SMU are the two lone Texas teams in the NCAA National Tournament. With the madness of march in full swing the Bears and Mustangs will look to get passed their first round opponents and make the run of a lifetime.  Click to view entire National Tournament Bracket .  Baylor vs. New Mexico State  March 17, 2017  11:40 a.m. CT on TruTV  SMU vs. USC/Providence March 17, 2017 2:10 p.m. CT on TruTV Copyright 2017 KLTV. All rights ...More >>
  • Sports WebXtra: Dak Prescott beats out Tony Romo yet again

    Sports WebXtra: Dak Prescott beats out Tony Romo yet again

    Wednesday, March 15 2017 8:51 PM EDT2017-03-16 00:51:53 GMT
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    Coming into the league, Dak Prescott was set to make the league base salary of $450,000 and took home a signing bonus of $383,391.  However, after then starting quarterback Tony Romo was knocked out of commission, Prescott took over and started racking up the dough through performance bonuses.  During the 2016 season, Prescott earned $353,544.57 through the NFL’s performance-based pay system. This system allows players to be rewarded for outperforming ...More >>
    Coming into the league, Dak Prescott was set to make the league base salary of $450,000 and took home a signing bonus of $383,391.  However, after then starting quarterback Tony Romo was knocked out of commission, Prescott took over and started racking up the dough through performance bonuses.  During the 2016 season, Prescott earned $353,544.57 through the NFL’s performance-based pay system. This system allows players to be rewarded for outperforming ...More >>
  • Trinity Valley is Lubbock bound for NJCAA National Tournament

    Trinity Valley is Lubbock bound for NJCAA National Tournament

    Wednesday, March 15 2017 8:36 PM EDT2017-03-16 00:36:44 GMT
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    After winning their 21st Region 14 Tournament Championship, the Lady Cardinals are headed to the NJCAA National Tournament for the tenth year in a row.  "To be one of the final 24 teams in the country is such a blessing. Trinity Valley is an amazing place, special people. To be part of a tradition like this is just unbelievable," said Gerald Ewing, TVCC Lady Cardinals Head Coach. In 2016, Trinity Valley made it all the way to the national championship final,...More >>
    After winning their 21st Region 14 Tournament Championship, the Lady Cardinals are headed to the NJCAA National Tournament for the tenth year in a row.  "To be one of the final 24 teams in the country is such a blessing. Trinity Valley is an amazing place, special people. To be part of a tradition like this is just unbelievable," said Gerald Ewing, TVCC Lady Cardinals Head Coach. In 2016, Trinity Valley made it all the way to the national championship final,...More >>
  • Sports WebXtra: Former TJC QB Matt Davis declares for NFL Draft

    Sports WebXtra: Former TJC QB Matt Davis declares for NFL Draft

    Wednesday, March 15 2017 5:51 PM EDT2017-03-15 21:51:30 GMT
    Matt Davis is entering the NFL Draft.Matt Davis is entering the NFL Draft.

    Instead of continuing to seek a sixth year of NCAA eligibility, Matt Davis has decided to enter the NFL Draft. The SMU quarterback made his intentions known on Wednesday afternoon and has hired an agent.

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    Instead of continuing to seek a sixth year of NCAA eligibility, Matt Davis has decided to enter the NFL Draft. The SMU quarterback made his intentions known on Wednesday afternoon and has hired an agent.

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  • Sports WebXtra: Nacogdoches native Clint Dempsey back on U.S. national team

    Sports WebXtra: Nacogdoches native Clint Dempsey back on U.S. national team

    Wednesday, March 15 2017 5:27 PM EDT2017-03-15 21:27:54 GMT
    Clint Dempsey is back on the U.S. men's national team.Clint Dempsey is back on the U.S. men's national team.

    United States men's soccer coach Bruce Arena has finalized his 24 player roster ahead of two critical World Cup qualifying matches and Clint Dempsey is back on the team.

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    United States men's soccer coach Bruce Arena has finalized his 24 player roster ahead of two critical World Cup qualifying matches and Clint Dempsey is back on the team.

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  • #5 UT-Tyler baseball falls to Southwestern

    #5 UT-Tyler baseball falls to Southwestern

    Tuesday, March 14 2017 11:13 PM EDT2017-03-15 03:13:40 GMT
    UT-Tyler baseball has its eight game winning streak snapped.UT-Tyler baseball has its eight game winning streak snapped.

    The No. 5 UT Tyler baseball team lost for the first time since Feb. 25, falling 5-1 to Southwestern Tuesday night at Irwin Field.

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    The No. 5 UT Tyler baseball team lost for the first time since Feb. 25, falling 5-1 to Southwestern Tuesday night at Irwin Field.

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  • Sports WebXtra: NCAA Tournament facts

    Sports WebXtra: NCAA Tournament facts

    Tuesday, March 14 2017 11:10 PM EDT2017-03-15 03:10:21 GMT
    NCAA tournament facts to consder.NCAA tournament facts to consder.

    If you need help filling out your bracket for the NCAA tournament, then consider these historical facts. 1. In the tournament for the first time ever, Northwestern will try to become just the fourth first-time team to reach the Sweet 16. 2. At least one team from the First Four has advanced to the second round each year since 2011.

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    If you need help filling out your bracket for the NCAA tournament, then consider these historical facts. 1. In the tournament for the first time ever, Northwestern will try to become just the fourth first-time team to reach the Sweet 16. 2. At least one team from the First Four has advanced to the second round each year since 2011.

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  • Sports WebXtra: Cowboys sign offensive lineman

    Sports WebXtra: Cowboys sign offensive lineman

    Tuesday, March 14 2017 10:16 PM EDT2017-03-15 02:16:46 GMT
    Cowboys have signed an offensive lineman.Cowboys have signed an offensive lineman.

    Despite not having a lot of money to spend this off-season, the Cowboys have managed to sign and resign players at positions of need. You can now add offensive line to the list. Dallas has agreed to a one year deal with guard Jonathan Cooper.

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    Despite not having a lot of money to spend this off-season, the Cowboys have managed to sign and resign players at positions of need. You can now add offensive line to the list. Dallas has agreed to a one year deal with guard Jonathan Cooper.

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  • Sports WebXtra: Yu Darvish has solid spring outing

    Sports WebXtra: Yu Darvish has solid spring outing

    Tuesday, March 14 2017 10:11 PM EDT2017-03-15 02:11:33 GMT
    Yu Darvish struck out six in just over three innings.Yu Darvish struck out six in just over three innings.

    It has been an up and down spring so far for the Rangers, but on the bright side, Yu Darvish is looking sharp. The right-hander took the mound on Monday night against the Giants and struck out six batters in just over three innings of work.

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    It has been an up and down spring so far for the Rangers, but on the bright side, Yu Darvish is looking sharp. The right-hander took the mound on Monday night against the Giants and struck out six batters in just over three innings of work.

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  • East Texan Kevin Aguilar could soon get a shot in the UFC

    East Texan Kevin Aguilar could soon get a shot in the UFC

    Tuesday, March 14 2017 7:43 PM EDT2017-03-14 23:43:46 GMT
    Kevin Aguilar is on the verge of making it to the UFC.Kevin Aguilar is on the verge of making it to the UFC.

    Longview is best known for its hard knocks on the football field, but soon this East Texas city could land on the map for the punches it throws in the cage.  "He came up through the ranks very fast. He had 15 amateur fights, turned pro and went 9-0 before he has his first loss to a UCF veteran. A guy who was probably fighting when Kevin first started," said Wade Pomeroy, Head Coach of Longview MMA Team 515.  Kevin Aguilar is a Harmony native who, moved to Longvie...

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    Longview is best known for its hard knocks on the football field, but soon this East Texas city could land on the map for the punches it throws in the cage.  "He came up through the ranks very fast. He had 15 amateur fights, turned pro and went 9-0 before he has his first loss to a UCF veteran. A guy who was probably fighting when Kevin first started," said Wade Pomeroy, Head Coach of Longview MMA Team 515.  Kevin Aguilar is a Harmony native who, moved to Longvie...

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  • Sports WebXtra: Brad Underwood has Oklahoma State in NCAA Tournament

    Sports WebXtra: Brad Underwood has Oklahoma State in NCAA Tournament

    Tuesday, March 14 2017 12:24 AM EDT2017-03-14 04:24:23 GMT
    Brad Underwood and Oklahoma State are a 10-seed in the NCAA tournament.Brad Underwood and Oklahoma State are a 10-seed in the NCAA tournament.

    One of the greatest sporting events in the world, the NCAA Tournament always has surprise teams. One to keep an eye on this time, Oklahoma State. Former SFA head coach Brad Underwood and his Cowboys are going dancing as the 10-seed in the Midwest region.

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    One of the greatest sporting events in the world, the NCAA Tournament always has surprise teams. One to keep an eye on this time, Oklahoma State. Former SFA head coach Brad Underwood and his Cowboys are going dancing as the 10-seed in the Midwest region.

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  • Sports WebXtra: SFA men disappointed but preparing for CIT

    Sports WebXtra: SFA men disappointed but preparing for CIT

    Tuesday, March 14 2017 12:13 AM EDT2017-03-14 04:13:19 GMT
    SFA preparing for CIT.SFA preparing for CIT.

    Like the Ladyjacks, the Stephen F. Austin men are disappointed they won't be a part of the NCAA tournament for the first time since the 2012 season. It was a heck of a run for the Jacks in the big dance as the program even won two tournament games. SFA though is postseason bound for the fifth straight season.

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    Like the Ladyjacks, the Stephen F. Austin men are disappointed they won't be a part of the NCAA tournament for the first time since the 2012 season. It was a heck of a run for the Jacks in the big dance as the program even won two tournament games. SFA though is postseason bound for the fifth straight season.

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  • TJC women's basketball excited for chance to play in national tournament

    TJC women's basketball excited for chance to play in national tournament

    Monday, March 13 2017 11:46 PM EDT2017-03-14 03:46:19 GMT
    TJC is a 19-seed n the national tournament.TJC is a 19-seed n the national tournament.

    Despite losing in the semifinals of the Region XIV tournament, there was a chance the Tyler Junior College women's basketball team would receive an at large bid to the national tournament. Ranked in the top 25 all season, the NJCAA committee did indeed pick the Apaches for the 24-team field. But it came down to the very last at-large bid.

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    Despite losing in the semifinals of the Region XIV tournament, there was a chance the Tyler Junior College women's basketball team would receive an at large bid to the national tournament. Ranked in the top 25 all season, the NJCAA committee did indeed pick the Apaches for the 24-team field. But it came down to the very last at-large bid.

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  • Sports WebXtra: Former Cowboy great DeMarcus Ware is retiring

    Sports WebXtra: Former Cowboy great DeMarcus Ware is retiring

    Monday, March 13 2017 11:09 PM EDT2017-03-14 03:09:17 GMT
    DeMarcus Ware is retiring from the NFL.DeMarcus Ware is retiring from the NFL.

    There were some rumors this offseason that DeMarcus Ware might return to the Cowboys and finish his career where it started. But, that will not be happening. The outside linebacker and defense end has announced he is retiring after 12 seasons in the NFL.

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    There were some rumors this offseason that DeMarcus Ware might return to the Cowboys and finish his career where it started. But, that will not be happening. The outside linebacker and defense end has announced he is retiring after 12 seasons in the NFL.

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  • Trinity Valley ends Lady Rangers Cinderella playoff run, 61-39

    Trinity Valley ends Lady Rangers Cinderella playoff run, 61-39

    Saturday, March 11 2017 11:13 PM EST2017-03-12 04:13:29 GMT
    Trinity Valley takes on Kilgore in Region 14 TournamentTrinity Valley takes on Kilgore in Region 14 Tournament
    Kilgore Athletics Release  The Lady Rangers ended their Cinderella playoff run March 11, losing to No. 1 seed Trinity Valley Community College, 61-39.  It was an impressive tournament by Kilgore College, especially since nobody predicted even a first-round victory. This season, under second-year head coach Anna Nimz, marks the first time since 2009 that the KC women had made it to the regional championship game. The unranked No. 6 seed Lady Rangers proved the naysayers wr...More >>
    Kilgore Athletics Release  The Lady Rangers ended their Cinderella playoff run March 11, losing to No. 1 seed Trinity Valley Community College, 61-39.  It was an impressive tournament by Kilgore College, especially since nobody predicted even a first-round victory. This season, under second-year head coach Anna Nimz, marks the first time since 2009 that the KC women had made it to the regional championship game. The unranked No. 6 seed Lady Rangers proved the naysayers wr...More >>
  • SFA's Late Push Not Enough to Overcome Islanders' Hot Start in 77-69 SLC Tourney Semifinal Loss

    SFA's Late Push Not Enough to Overcome Islanders' Hot Start in 77-69 SLC Tourney Semifinal Loss

    Saturday, March 11 2017 3:15 PM EST2017-03-11 20:15:34 GMT
    SFA AthleticsSFA Athletics
    SFA Athletics Release  For the first time since 2013, the Stephen F. Austin men’s basketball team will not represent the Southland Conference in the NCAA Tournament. The ‘Jacks dreams of a fourth-straight trip to he big dance came to end Friday night at the Leonard E. Merrell Center when SFA dropped a 77-69 decision to second-seeded Texas A&M-Corpus Christi in the second semifinal game of the Southland Conference Tournament. Entering the game having never los...More >>
    SFA Athletics Release  For the first time since 2013, the Stephen F. Austin men’s basketball team will not represent the Southland Conference in the NCAA Tournament. The ‘Jacks dreams of a fourth-straight trip to he big dance came to end Friday night at the Leonard E. Merrell Center when SFA dropped a 77-69 decision to second-seeded Texas A&M-Corpus Christi in the second semifinal game of the Southland Conference Tournament. Entering the game having never los...More >>
  • Region 14 Scores and Updates

    Region 14 Scores and Updates

    Saturday, March 11 2017 12:11 AM EST2017-03-11 05:11:01 GMT
    After Friday came to a close in the Region 14 Tournament, three East Texas teams were left standing. On the women's side the Trinity Valley Cardinals and Kilgore Lady Rangers will face off in the championship.  On the men's side the Panola Ponies will take on San Jacinto for a automatic bid into the NJCAA National Tournament.  ?Trinity Valley beat TJC 72-58. Panola beat Angelina College 82-63.  Saturday, March 11th - Women's and Men's Championship Game 17 - 5...More >>
    After Friday came to a close in the Region 14 Tournament, three East Texas teams were left standing. On the women's side the Trinity Valley Cardinals and Kilgore Lady Rangers will face off in the championship.  On the men's side the Panola Ponies will take on San Jacinto for a automatic bid into the NJCAA National Tournament.  ?Trinity Valley beat TJC 72-58. Panola beat Angelina College 82-63.  Saturday, March 11th - Women's and Men's Championship Game 17 - 5...More >>
  • Ladyjacks Take Charge in 77-63 win over McNeese

    Ladyjacks Take Charge in 77-63 win over McNeese

    Friday, March 10 2017 11:22 PM EST2017-03-11 04:22:20 GMT
    SFA AthleticsSFA Athletics
    SFA Athletics Release  The Stephen F. Austin Women’s basketball team opened their 2017 Southland Conference tournament in the quarterfinal round against McNeese on Friday. The Ladyjacks took the 2-0 lead in the second minute of play and never looked back for the next 38:59 minutes when the final buzzer rang. SFA knocked off McNeese from the Southland Conference Tournament with a 77-63 win over the Cowgirls. Four Ladyjacks were in double figures this afternoon. Senior ...More >>
    SFA Athletics Release  The Stephen F. Austin Women’s basketball team opened their 2017 Southland Conference tournament in the quarterfinal round against McNeese on Friday. The Ladyjacks took the 2-0 lead in the second minute of play and never looked back for the next 38:59 minutes when the final buzzer rang. SFA knocked off McNeese from the Southland Conference Tournament with a 77-63 win over the Cowgirls. Four Ladyjacks were in double figures this afternoon. Senior ...More >>
  • Free Agency Update: Cowboys re-sign Terrance Williams

    Free Agency Update: Cowboys re-sign Terrance Williams

    Friday, March 10 2017 6:54 PM EST2017-03-10 23:54:02 GMT
    According to multiple sources, the Dallas Cowboys have agreed to a deal with wide receiver Terrance Williams. The contract being reported is for four years, worth $17 million with $9.5 million guaranteed. In his first four seasons, Williams caught 177 passes for 2,791 yards and 20 touchdowns. Williams will rejoin the Dallas franchise strong receiving group along side Brice Butler, Dez Bryant, and Cole Beasley. Sources also mentioning a Cowboys deal...More >>
    According to multiple sources, the Dallas Cowboys have agreed to a deal with wide receiver Terrance Williams. The contract being reported is for four years, worth $17 million with $9.5 million guaranteed. In his first four seasons, Williams caught 177 passes for 2,791 yards and 20 touchdowns. Williams will rejoin the Dallas franchise strong receiving group along side Brice Butler, Dez Bryant, and Cole Beasley. Sources also mentioning a Cowboys deal...More >>
  • College basketball scores and highlights from Thursday

    College basketball scores and highlights from Thursday

    Thursday, March 9 2017 11:46 PM EST2017-03-10 04:46:52 GMT
    SFA wins its Southland Conference tournament opener.SFA wins its Southland Conference tournament opener.

    Stephen F. Austin wins its Southland Conference tournament opener over Lamar.

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    Stephen F. Austin wins its Southland Conference tournament opener over Lamar.

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  • Sports WebXtra: Texas Longhorns state spring practice with an interesting dinner party

    Sports WebXtra: Texas Longhorns state spring practice with an interesting dinner party

    Thursday, March 9 2017 7:20 PM EST2017-03-10 00:20:34 GMT
    Tom Herman at spring practice press conferenceTom Herman at spring practice press conference
    This week the Texas Longhorns opened spring practice, but before they hit the field, players and coaches were treated to a feast.  Head Coach Tom Herman and the rest of his coaching staff separated Texas players into three groups;  gold, green, and crimson. If you were lucky enough to granted gold status dinner consisted of steak, chicken, shrimp, and cheesecake. The crimson group on the other hand were treated to burnt burgers and hot dogs.  Coach Herman has hosted t...More >>
    This week the Texas Longhorns opened spring practice, but before they hit the field, players and coaches were treated to a feast.  Head Coach Tom Herman and the rest of his coaching staff separated Texas players into three groups;  gold, green, and crimson. If you were lucky enough to granted gold status dinner consisted of steak, chicken, shrimp, and cheesecake. The crimson group on the other hand were treated to burnt burgers and hot dogs.  Coach Herman has hosted t...More >>
  • Sports WebXtra: TCU beats Kansas to stay alive in Big12 tournament

    Sports WebXtra: TCU beats Kansas to stay alive in Big12 tournament

    Thursday, March 9 2017 6:58 PM EST2017-03-09 23:58:37 GMT

    The NCAA National Tournament hasn't kicked off, but the madness of March has already begun.  After a 61-60 loss to West Virginia back on February 25th, it seemed that the Horned Frogs hopes of earning a bid to the tournament were over. However, entering the Big 12 Tournament as the eighth seed, TCU has embarked on a last ditch effort to win the conference tournament and earn the automatic bid to nationals. This afternoon TCU shocked the country, by eliminating No.1 Kansas....

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    The NCAA National Tournament hasn't kicked off, but the madness of March has already begun.  After a 61-60 loss to West Virginia back on February 25th, it seemed that the Horned Frogs hopes of earning a bid to the tournament were over. However, entering the Big 12 Tournament as the eighth seed, TCU has embarked on a last ditch effort to win the conference tournament and earn the automatic bid to nationals. This afternoon TCU shocked the country, by eliminating No.1 Kansas....

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  • Sports WebXtra: NFC East free agency news

    Sports WebXtra: NFC East free agency news

    Thursday, March 9 2017 5:29 PM EST2017-03-09 22:29:30 GMT
    NFC East teams making moves in free agency.NFC East teams making moves in free agency.

    While we sit and wait to see what the Cowboys officially do with quarterback Tony Romo, other teams in the NFL East are already making moves on the first day of the new league year. The Eagles have signed former Bears wide receiver Alshon Jeffrey to a one-year, $14 million contract.

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    While we sit and wait to see what the Cowboys officially do with quarterback Tony Romo, other teams in the NFL East are already making moves on the first day of the new league year. The Eagles have signed former Bears wide receiver Alshon Jeffrey to a one-year, $14 million contract.

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  • Sports WebXtra: East Texan & UT-Tyler track and field star gunning for another title

    Sports WebXtra: East Texan & UT-Tyler track and field star gunning for another title

    Thursday, March 9 2017 5:19 PM EST2017-03-09 22:19:14 GMT
    Whitney Simmons is set to compete at the Indoor championships.Whitney Simmons is set to compete at the Indoor championships.

    UT-Tyler senior Whitney Simmons has been named the USTFCCCA South/Southeast Region field athlete of the year. This news comes just one day before Simmons is set to compete at the National Indoor Championships in Illinois. The White Oak native leads the nation in the Weight throw with a throw of over 19.70 meters.

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    UT-Tyler senior Whitney Simmons has been named the USTFCCCA South/Southeast Region field athlete of the year. This news comes just one day before Simmons is set to compete at the National Indoor Championships in Illinois. The White Oak native leads the nation in the Weight throw with a throw of over 19.70 meters.

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  • Sports WebXtra: UT-Tyler and ETBU softball face off in top three showdown

    Sports WebXtra: UT-Tyler and ETBU softball face off in top three showdown

    Thursday, March 9 2017 4:54 PM EST2017-03-09 21:54:25 GMT
    In top three showdown, UT-Tyler & ETBU are playing this week.In top three showdown, UT-Tyler & ETBU are playing this week.

    Soon enough the sports focus will shift to solely baseball and softball in East Texas, but for now there is NFL news and conference basketball tournaments. Still, you can't help but talk about a top three showdown taking place on the softball diamond this week. Number one UT-Tyler is taking on third seeded and rival East Texas Baptist.

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    Soon enough the sports focus will shift to solely baseball and softball in East Texas, but for now there is NFL news and conference basketball tournaments. Still, you can't help but talk about a top three showdown taking place on the softball diamond this week. Number one UT-Tyler is taking on third seeded and rival East Texas Baptist.

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  • Sports WebXtra: ESPN reporting Cowboys now expecting to trade Tony Romo

    Sports WebXtra: ESPN reporting Cowboys now expecting to trade Tony Romo

    Thursday, March 9 2017 4:32 PM EST2017-03-09 21:32:17 GMT
    ESPN report: Cowboys now hoping to trade Romo.ESPN report: Cowboys now hoping to trade Romo.

    Houston trading quarterback Brock Osweiler to the Browns is the biggest news on the first day of the new NFL league year. But Cowboys quarterback Tony Romo either being released or traded could be coming soon as well. By dealing Osweiler, the Texans are clearing nearly $10 million in cap space.

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    Houston trading quarterback Brock Osweiler to the Browns is the biggest news on the first day of the new NFL league year. But Cowboys quarterback Tony Romo either being released or traded could be coming soon as well. By dealing Osweiler, the Texans are clearing nearly $10 million in cap space.

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  • Breaking Sports WebXtra: Houston trades Brock Osweiler to Browns

    Breaking Sports WebXtra: Houston trades Brock Osweiler to Browns

    Thursday, March 9 2017 4:02 PM EST2017-03-09 21:02:36 GMT
    The Texans have traded QB Brock Osweiler to Cleveland.The Texans have traded QB Brock Osweiler to Cleveland.

    The first day of the new NFL league year is off and running with tons of excitement. According to ESPN, The Texans have traded quarterback Brock Osweiler to the Browns along with a second round pick in 2018.

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    The first day of the new NFL league year is off and running with tons of excitement. According to ESPN, The Texans have traded quarterback Brock Osweiler to the Browns along with a second round pick in 2018.

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  • Sports WebXtra: Tyler Lee's Chance Amie picks up more offers

    Sports WebXtra: Tyler Lee's Chance Amie picks up more offers

    Thursday, March 9 2017 1:06 AM EST2017-03-09 06:06:38 GMT
    Chance Amie received two offers on Wednesday.Chance Amie received two offers on Wednesday.

    It was a busy day for Tyler Lee quarterback Chance Amie on the recruiting trail. He picked up two Division I offers from Central Florida and Southern Miss.

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    It was a busy day for Tyler Lee quarterback Chance Amie on the recruiting trail. He picked up two Division I offers from Central Florida and Southern Miss.

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  • Sports WebXtra: Other Cowboys news

    Sports WebXtra: Other Cowboys news

    Thursday, March 9 2017 12:53 AM EST2017-03-09 05:53:12 GMT
    Dallas has agreed to re-sign Brice Butler.Dallas has agreed to re-sign Brice Butler.

    Wednesday was a busy day for the Cowboys. The organization announced it was going to release quarterback Tony Romo, met with free agent East Texan Josh McCown, and agreed to re-sign wide receiver Brice Butler.

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    Wednesday was a busy day for the Cowboys. The organization announced it was going to release quarterback Tony Romo, met with free agent East Texan Josh McCown, and agreed to re-sign wide receiver Brice Butler.

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  • Region XIV women regional quarterfinal scores and highlights

    Region XIV women regional quarterfinal scores and highlights

    Thursday, March 9 2017 12:35 AM EST2017-03-09 05:35:06 GMT
    Region XIV tournament scores and highlights from Wednesday.Region XIV tournament scores and highlights from Wednesday.

    It was the women's turn to take the court at the Region XIV basketball tournament in Jacksonville. Now unlike the men, this tourney starts in the regional quarterfinals. As the four-seed, Tyler took on Blinn and the Apaches won 64 to 48. Top seed Trinity Valley meanwhile defeated Angelina 71-51, so that means TVCC and TJC will square off in the semifinals on Friday.

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    It was the women's turn to take the court at the Region XIV basketball tournament in Jacksonville. Now unlike the men, this tourney starts in the regional quarterfinals. As the four-seed, Tyler took on Blinn and the Apaches won 64 to 48. Top seed Trinity Valley meanwhile defeated Angelina 71-51, so that means TVCC and TJC will square off in the semifinals on Friday.

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  • Sports WebXtra: Cowboys meet with McCown

    Sports WebXtra: Cowboys meet with McCown

    Thursday, March 9 2017 12:27 AM EST2017-03-09 05:27:48 GMT
    Dallas met with Josh McCown on Wednesday.Dallas met with Josh McCown on Wednesday.

    With the new league starting on Thursday, expect a lot more free agency news. The Cowboys are already searching for Prescott's backup, and they could turn to an East Texan. Dallas hosted and met with Jacksonville native Josh McCown on Wednesday.

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    With the new league starting on Thursday, expect a lot more free agency news. The Cowboys are already searching for Prescott's backup, and they could turn to an East Texan. Dallas hosted and met with Jacksonville native Josh McCown on Wednesday.

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  • SFA Men prep for Southland Conference Tournament

    SFA Men prep for Southland Conference Tournament

    Wednesday, March 8 2017 9:39 PM EST2017-03-09 02:39:06 GMT
    KLTV StaffKLTV Staff

    With another regular season in the books, Stephen F. Austin is preparing for the Southland Conference Tournament. The only exception is that for the first time in four years, they won't be entering as the No.1 seed. "We've shown numerous times that we should have been the number one team. It just seems like every time we were given the opportunity to be number one we would have our worst game of the year every time," said  Instead, the Lumberjacks will have to persev...

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    With another regular season in the books, Stephen F. Austin is preparing for the Southland Conference Tournament. The only exception is that for the first time in four years, they won't be entering as the No.1 seed. "We've shown numerous times that we should have been the number one team. It just seems like every time we were given the opportunity to be number one we would have our worst game of the year every time," said  Instead, the Lumberjacks will have to persev...

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  • Cheering for dad: McKenzie Baskin overcomes adversity and helps cheer squad make world competition

    Cheering for dad: McKenzie Baskin overcomes adversity and helps cheer squad make world competition

    Wednesday, March 8 2017 12:43 AM EST2017-03-08 05:43:34 GMT
    McKenzie Baskin (right) is headed to worlds with her cheer team.McKenzie Baskin (right) is headed to worlds with her cheer team.

    In September of 2015, McKenzie Baskin lost her dad David after a five year battle with ALS, also known as Lou Gehrig's disease. During his fight, the Whitehouse native put her cheerleading career on hold, but later this month Baskin will tumble and dance on the biggest stage.

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    In September of 2015, McKenzie Baskin lost her dad David after a five year battle with ALS, also known as Lou Gehrig's disease. During his fight, the Whitehouse native put her cheerleading career on hold, but later this month Baskin will tumble and dance on the biggest stage.

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  • Region XIV tournament first round scores and highlights

    Region XIV tournament first round scores and highlights

    Wednesday, March 8 2017 12:11 AM EST2017-03-08 05:11:50 GMT
    The Region XIV tournament tipped off on Tuesday.The Region XIV tournament tipped off on Tuesday.

    Conference tournaments are underway across the nation in Division I basketball, but that's also the case in junior college. The Region XIV tournament tipped off Tuesday afternoon at John Alexander Gym in Jacksonville. Trying to earn its second trip to nationals in three years, Tyler enters as the five-seed.

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    Conference tournaments are underway across the nation in Division I basketball, but that's also the case in junior college. The Region XIV tournament tipped off Tuesday afternoon at John Alexander Gym in Jacksonville. Trying to earn its second trip to nationals in three years, Tyler enters as the five-seed.

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  • Sports WebXtra: Grapeland takes down Tenaha for a State tournament appearance

    Sports WebXtra: Grapeland takes down Tenaha for a State tournament appearance

    Tuesday, March 7 2017 7:26 PM EST2017-03-08 00:26:51 GMT
    Grapeland SandiesGrapeland Sandies
    Over the weekend, Grapeland defeated Tenaha 99-83, punching their ticket to the state tournament in San Antonio.  This will be the sixth state appearance for the Sandies, the first since 2014.  Competing at the Class 2A level, Grapeland will face Muenster Friday at 8:30 a.m.. If they win they will move on to the state championship on Saturday against the winner of Clarendon and Thorndale.  Copyright 2017 KLTV. All rights reserved.   More >>
    Over the weekend, Grapeland defeated Tenaha 99-83, punching their ticket to the state tournament in San Antonio.  This will be the sixth state appearance for the Sandies, the first since 2014.  Competing at the Class 2A level, Grapeland will face Muenster Friday at 8:30 a.m.. If they win they will move on to the state championship on Saturday against the winner of Clarendon and Thorndale.  Copyright 2017 KLTV. All rights reserved.   More >>
  • Sports WebXtra: Make or break week for men's basketball

    Sports WebXtra: Make or break week for men's basketball

    Tuesday, March 7 2017 6:58 PM EST2017-03-07 23:58:46 GMT
    "Championship Weekend" is almost underway and men's basketball teams across the country will be looking to earn an automatic bid to the national tournament.  Based on the strength of their conference most of the Big 12 is already considered a lock for the tournament. However, teams like SFA while have to come out on top as the Southland Conference Tournament Champion in order to make an appearance at the big show.  Copyright 2017 KLTV. All rights reserved. More >>
    "Championship Weekend" is almost underway and men's basketball teams across the country will be looking to earn an automatic bid to the national tournament.  Based on the strength of their conference most of the Big 12 is already considered a lock for the tournament. However, teams like SFA while have to come out on top as the Southland Conference Tournament Champion in order to make an appearance at the big show.  Copyright 2017 KLTV. All rights reserved. More >>
  • Sports WebXtra: Adrian Peterson search for new team continues

    Sports WebXtra: Adrian Peterson search for new team continues

    Tuesday, March 7 2017 6:50 PM EST2017-03-07 23:50:31 GMT
    Peterson moving on from Vikings.Peterson moving on from Vikings.
    With the Minnesota Vikings not willing to pay the $18 million dollar roster bonus due to running back and Palestine native Adrian Peterson, number 28 is searching for a new home.  Peterson was sidelined by knee and groin injuries for most of the 2016 season. However, the soon to be 32 year old is back to training at full force. Peterson has made it clear through social media post that if he has to leave Minnesota he is going to head somewhere he can win a Super Bo...More >>
    With the Minnesota Vikings not willing to pay the $18 million dollar roster bonus due to running back and Palestine native Adrian Peterson, number 28 is searching for a new home.  Peterson was sidelined by knee and groin injuries for most of the 2016 season. However, the soon to be 32 year old is back to training at full force. Peterson has made it clear through social media post that if he has to leave Minnesota he is going to head somewhere he can win a Super Bo...More >>
  • Sports WebXtra: Texans popular landing spot for Mahomes

    Sports WebXtra: Texans popular landing spot for Mahomes

    Tuesday, March 7 2017 12:53 AM EST2017-03-07 05:53:19 GMT
    Several mock drafts have the Texans taking Mahomes II.Several mock drafts have the Texans taking Mahomes II.

    As college coaches begin to fill the holes left by the likes of Patrick Mahomes II, KD Cannon, and Tyus Bowser, those East Texans are eager to start the next chapter of their career in the NFL. Mahomes, Cannon, and Bowser all helped their draft stock over the weekend at the NFL combine, but lets focus on the quarterback. Several mock draft's have Mahomes going to the Houston Texans towards the end of the first round.

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    As college coaches begin to fill the holes left by the likes of Patrick Mahomes II, KD Cannon, and Tyus Bowser, those East Texans are eager to start the next chapter of their career in the NFL. Mahomes, Cannon, and Bowser all helped their draft stock over the weekend at the NFL combine, but lets focus on the quarterback. Several mock draft's have Mahomes going to the Houston Texans towards the end of the first round.

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  • Sports WebXtra: Spring football update

    Sports WebXtra: Spring football update

    Tuesday, March 7 2017 12:49 AM EST2017-03-07 05:49:00 GMT
    College football spring practices are underway.College football spring practices are underway.

    It's the beginning of March so that's means the NCAA basketball tournament is right around the corner. In fact selection Sunday is this week. But, the third month of the year also marks the start of spring football. The University of Texas and new head coach Tom Herman will hit the field Tuesday and the likes of Texas A&M, Texas Tech, Houston, and SMU are a few practices in.

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    It's the beginning of March so that's means the NCAA basketball tournament is right around the corner. In fact selection Sunday is this week. But, the third month of the year also marks the start of spring football. The University of Texas and new head coach Tom Herman will hit the field Tuesday and the likes of Texas A&M, Texas Tech, Houston, and SMU are a few practices in.

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  • TJC men and women ready for Region XIV tournament

    TJC men and women ready for Region XIV tournament

    Tuesday, March 7 2017 12:37 AM EST2017-03-07 05:37:43 GMT
    TJC is the fifth-seed headed into the Region XIV tournament.TJC is the fifth-seed headed into the Region XIV tournament.

    Lets talk college hoops now. We will have plenty of Stephen F. Austin coverage throughout the week as the Jacks will try to advance to the NCAA tournament for the fourth straight year, but at the junior college ranks, the stakes are just as high. A spot in nationals is on the line at the Region XIV tournament.

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    Lets talk college hoops now. We will have plenty of Stephen F. Austin coverage throughout the week as the Jacks will try to advance to the NCAA tournament for the fourth straight year, but at the junior college ranks, the stakes are just as high. A spot in nationals is on the line at the Region XIV tournament.

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  • Shock Linwood eager to show NFL teams his skill set

    Shock Linwood eager to show NFL teams his skill set

    Tuesday, March 7 2017 12:19 AM EST2017-03-07 05:19:55 GMT
    Shock Linwood will get a chance to show NFL scouts his skills at Baylor's pro day.Shock Linwood will get a chance to show NFL scouts his skills at Baylor's pro day.

    Over the past several days East Texans Patrick Mahomes II, KD Cannon, and Tyus Bowser, among others had the opportunity to show off their skills to NFL coaches and personnel at the NFL Combine. Baylor's all-time leader rusher in Shock Linwood however didn't receive an invite. But that isn't stopping the Linden-Kildare product from pursuing his dream of playing professional football.

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    Over the past several days East Texans Patrick Mahomes II, KD Cannon, and Tyus Bowser, among others had the opportunity to show off their skills to NFL coaches and personnel at the NFL Combine. Baylor's all-time leader rusher in Shock Linwood however didn't receive an invite. But that isn't stopping the Linden-Kildare product from pursuing his dream of playing professional football.

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  • Trio of Lions prepare to take over the 2017 NFL Combine

    Trio of Lions prepare to take over the 2017 NFL Combine

    Saturday, March 4 2017 12:06 PM EST2017-03-04 17:06:59 GMT
    John Tyler Lions logoJohn Tyler Lions logo

    Tomorrow Whitehouse native Patrick Mahomes and his fellow quarterbacks, along with wide receivers, will go through NFL combine workouts to show off their talents.   But while Mahomes is one of the most talked about athletes at the combine, the country is also starting  to take note of John Tyler High School. As the most represented high school in Indianapolis, a trio of former Lions have catapulted their high school into the national spotlight.  Greg Ward Jr. and Fred...

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    Tomorrow Whitehouse native Patrick Mahomes and his fellow quarterbacks, along with wide receivers, will go through NFL combine workouts to show off their talents.   But while Mahomes is one of the most talked about athletes at the combine, the country is also starting  to take note of John Tyler High School. As the most represented high school in Indianapolis, a trio of former Lions have catapulted their high school into the national spotlight.  Greg Ward Jr. and Fred...

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  • Martin's Mill Lady Mustangs headed to the state championship

    Martin's Mill Lady Mustangs headed to the state championship

    Friday, March 3 2017 11:12 PM EST2017-03-04 04:12:03 GMT
    Martin's Mill at the state semifinals playing WeimarMartin's Mill at the state semifinals playing Weimar

    The Martin's Mill Lady Mustangs defeated the reigning Class 2A State Champions, Weimar, 58-50 this afternoon at the Alamodome.   Britney Moon hit back to back three-pointers to tie up the game at 50 a piece. From that moment on the Lady Mustangs took over the momentum shutting out Weimar in the final minutes of the game.  They will face Panhandle in the state championship Saturday at 1:30 p.m..   Copyright 2017 KLTV. All rights reserved.

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    The Martin's Mill Lady Mustangs defeated the reigning Class 2A State Champions, Weimar, 58-50 this afternoon at the Alamodome.   Britney Moon hit back to back three-pointers to tie up the game at 50 a piece. From that moment on the Lady Mustangs took over the momentum shutting out Weimar in the final minutes of the game.  They will face Panhandle in the state championship Saturday at 1:30 p.m..   Copyright 2017 KLTV. All rights reserved.

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  • Thursday hoops: SFA men go down; both girls h.s. teams lose at State tournament

    Thursday hoops: SFA men go down; both girls h.s. teams lose at State tournament

    Thursday, March 2 2017 11:59 PM EST2017-03-03 04:59:34 GMT
    SFA lost to Northwestern State on Thursday night.SFA lost to Northwestern State on Thursday night.

    With two games to go in the regular season, the Stephen F. Austin men's basketball team is one game back of Southland Conference leader New Orleans. The Jacks need some help in order to claim a share of their fifth straight league title, but SFA also has to take care of its own business.

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    With two games to go in the regular season, the Stephen F. Austin men's basketball team is one game back of Southland Conference leader New Orleans. The Jacks need some help in order to claim a share of their fifth straight league title, but SFA also has to take care of its own business.

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  • Patrick Mahomes II has plenty of support heading into the NFL Combine

    Patrick Mahomes II has plenty of support heading into the NFL Combine

    Thursday, March 2 2017 7:59 PM EST2017-03-03 00:59:21 GMT
    Mahomes II dad and former high school coach know he will shine this weekend.Mahomes II dad and former high school coach know he will shine this weekend.

    Whitehouse product Patrick Mahomes the II along with seven other East Texans will be put under the microscope at the NFL Combine in Indianapolis over the next several days. Being a quarterback though, Mahomes has the most gain and prove. The former Texas Tech star is hoping show NFL executives and coaches he is worthy of a high pick in April's draft and his support group has no doubt he will shine.

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    Whitehouse product Patrick Mahomes the II along with seven other East Texans will be put under the microscope at the NFL Combine in Indianapolis over the next several days. Being a quarterback though, Mahomes has the most gain and prove. The former Texas Tech star is hoping show NFL executives and coaches he is worthy of a high pick in April's draft and his support group has no doubt he will shine.

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  • Sports WebXtra: Manziel re-hires agent; drawing interest from teams

    Sports WebXtra: Manziel re-hires agent; drawing interest from teams

    Wednesday, March 1 2017 8:46 PM EST2017-03-02 01:46:50 GMT
    Johnny Manziel re-hires agent and is eying a comeback.Johnny Manziel re-hires agent and is eying a comeback.

    Second chances aren't always granted, but Johnny Manziel just might get another shot in the NFL. According to NFL.com, the Tyler native has re-hired agent Erik Burkhardt to help him make a comeback. The reunion however comes with a strict set of commitments.

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    Second chances aren't always granted, but Johnny Manziel just might get another shot in the NFL. According to NFL.com, the Tyler native has re-hired agent Erik Burkhardt to help him make a comeback. The reunion however comes with a strict set of commitments.

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  • Sports WebXtra: 10 East Texas boys teams set for regional tournament

    Sports WebXtra: 10 East Texas boys teams set for regional tournament

    Wednesday, March 1 2017 8:34 PM EST2017-03-02 01:34:18 GMT
    Boys H.S. hoops regional tournament preview.Boys H.S. hoops regional tournament preview.

    A lot of the focus this week is on girls high school basketball, because four area teams are playing in the state tournament. But the action is just as good on the boys side. 10 East Texas teams have qualified for the regional tournament and are just two wins from state.

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    A lot of the focus this week is on girls high school basketball, because four area teams are playing in the state tournament. But the action is just as good on the boys side. 10 East Texas teams have qualified for the regional tournament and are just two wins from state.

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  • Sports WebXtra: Vikings general manager wants Peterson to return

    Sports WebXtra: Vikings general manager wants Peterson to return

    Wednesday, March 1 2017 8:26 PM EST2017-03-02 01:26:42 GMT
    Vikings do want Peterson back in 2017.Vikings do want Peterson back in 2017.

    On Tuesday, the Vikings announced they would not pick up the 2017 option on Adrian Peterson's contract, thus making the running back a free agent come March 9th. But on Wednesday, Minnesota general manager Rick Spielman said he still wants the Palestine native back with the team.

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    On Tuesday, the Vikings announced they would not pick up the 2017 option on Adrian Peterson's contract, thus making the running back a free agent come March 9th. But on Wednesday, Minnesota general manager Rick Spielman said he still wants the Palestine native back with the team.

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  • Leverett's Chapel football coach dies after cancer battle

    Leverett's Chapel football coach dies after cancer battle

    Wednesday, March 1 2017 8:18 PM EST2017-03-02 01:18:26 GMT
    Wes McWhorter has died at the age of 50.Wes McWhorter has died at the age of 50.

    We start tonight's sportscast with some sad news in the high school football world. Leverett's Chapel coach Wes McWhorter died Wednesday at the age of 50 after a battle with brain cancer.

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    We start tonight's sportscast with some sad news in the high school football world. Leverett's Chapel coach Wes McWhorter died Wednesday at the age of 50 after a battle with brain cancer.

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  • Split divisions coming to Class 5A football in 2018

    Split divisions coming to Class 5A football in 2018

    Wednesday, March 1 2017 7:53 PM EST2017-03-02 00:53:48 GMT
    Class 5A will be split into divisions in 2018.Class 5A will be split into divisions in 2018.

    Class 5A will be split into divisions starting with next February's realignment in 2018.

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    Class 5A will be split into divisions starting with next February's realignment in 2018.

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  • Sports WebXtra: Tyler Lee Red Raider racking in the offers

    Sports WebXtra: Tyler Lee Red Raider racking in the offers

    Wednesday, March 1 2017 7:50 PM EST2017-03-02 00:50:03 GMT
    Tyler Lee Red Raiders logoTyler Lee Red Raiders logo
    Tyler Lee Red Raider quarterback Chance Amie has been receiving multiple scholarship offers over this past week. Both Arkansas State and Colorado State extended an invite to Amie, raising his total Division I FBS offers to 7. Last season Amie threw for 10 touchdowns, rushing in 17.  It's clear that while the Red Raiders had a bumpy start under then new Head Coach Clayton George, he is keeping his reputation of producing top quarterbacks intact.  Copyright 2017 KLTV....More >>
    Tyler Lee Red Raider quarterback Chance Amie has been receiving multiple scholarship offers over this past week. Both Arkansas State and Colorado State extended an invite to Amie, raising his total Division I FBS offers to 7. Last season Amie threw for 10 touchdowns, rushing in 17.  It's clear that while the Red Raiders had a bumpy start under then new Head Coach Clayton George, he is keeping his reputation of producing top quarterbacks intact.  Copyright 2017 KLTV....More >>
  • Sports WebXtra: Tony Romo talks at the NFL Combine

    Sports WebXtra: Tony Romo talks at the NFL Combine

    Wednesday, March 1 2017 7:42 PM EST2017-03-02 00:42:48 GMT
    The next crop of NFL athletes started filing in for the 2017 NFL Combine today. Coaches and scouts answered questions about their strategies and who they are interested in, except the Dallas Cowboys.  Head Coach Jason Garrett talked Tony Romo and how he believe that Romo is still a high level playing quarterback.  With the clock ticking on when the Cowboys are expected to release the franchise QB, the speculation continues on who would pick up this vetera...More >>
    The next crop of NFL athletes started filing in for the 2017 NFL Combine today. Coaches and scouts answered questions about their strategies and who they are interested in, except the Dallas Cowboys.  Head Coach Jason Garrett talked Tony Romo and how he believe that Romo is still a high level playing quarterback.  With the clock ticking on when the Cowboys are expected to release the franchise QB, the speculation continues on who would pick up this vetera...More >>
  • Sports WebXtra: State Tournament schedule for final four ETX teams

    Sports WebXtra: State Tournament schedule for final four ETX teams

    Wednesday, March 1 2017 7:36 PM EST2017-03-02 00:36:15 GMT
    Tomorrow, the girl's basketball state tournament will get underway with four East Texans teams in the mix across different classifications.                                                                                                  ...More >>
    Tomorrow, the girl's basketball state tournament will get underway with four East Texans teams in the mix across different classifications.                                                                                                  ...More >>
  • No. 5 Mount Vernon in the mix for state title for the first time in program history.

    No. 5 Mount Vernon in the mix for state title for the first time in program history.

    Wednesday, March 1 2017 6:14 PM EST2017-03-01 23:14:45 GMT
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    The Mount Vernon girl's basketball team is less than 24 hours away from making school history, by tipping-off against Buffalo in the state tournament.   "It's really crazy, because we've had some ups and downs through our whole season, but we've gone through it and we stuck it out. It's just a great feeling to be going to state this year," said Myshaila Stanton, senior Lady Tiger.    "I knew if we worked hard like we've been doing all year, and every se...More >>
    The Mount Vernon girl's basketball team is less than 24 hours away from making school history, by tipping-off against Buffalo in the state tournament.   "It's really crazy, because we've had some ups and downs through our whole season, but we've gone through it and we stuck it out. It's just a great feeling to be going to state this year," said Myshaila Stanton, senior Lady Tiger.    "I knew if we worked hard like we've been doing all year, and every se...More >>
  • Sports WebXtra: Cowboys to meet with Tony Romo soon

    Sports WebXtra: Cowboys to meet with Tony Romo soon

    Wednesday, March 1 2017 12:14 AM EST2017-03-01 05:14:09 GMT
    Meeting coming sooner rather than later with Tony Romo.Meeting coming sooner rather than later with Tony Romo.

    With NFL teams in Indianapolis this week for the scouting combine, Cowboys executive vice president Stephen Jones says the organization will meet with Tony Romo sooner rather than later to discuss the quarterbacks future.

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    With NFL teams in Indianapolis this week for the scouting combine, Cowboys executive vice president Stephen Jones says the organization will meet with Tony Romo sooner rather than later to discuss the quarterbacks future.

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  • Sports WebXtra: KLTV sports team participates in Fresh Grocery Grab

    Sports WebXtra: KLTV sports team participates in Fresh Grocery Grab

    Wednesday, March 1 2017 12:07 AM EST2017-03-01 05:07:35 GMT
    KLTV Sports wins Grocery Grab.KLTV Sports wins Grocery Grab.

    The fourth annual Grocery Grab put on by Fresh took place on Tuesday morning. The event is put on by the company to help raise money for local charities. The KLTV Sports team of Justin and Delaney along with other media outlets are given 90 seconds to rack up as many items as possible. In

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    The fourth annual Grocery Grab put on by Fresh took place on Tuesday morning. The event is put on by the company to help raise money for local charities. The KLTV Sports team of Justin and Delaney along with other media outlets are given 90 seconds to rack up as many items as possible. In

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  • Tuesday night boys basketball regional quarterfinal scores and highlights

    Tuesday night boys basketball regional quarterfinal scores and highlights

    Tuesday, February 28 2017 11:54 PM EST2017-03-01 04:54:27 GMT
    Lufkin faced #3 Dallas Skyline on Tuesday night.Lufkin faced #3 Dallas Skyline on Tuesday night.

    Boys regional quarterfinal scores and highlights.

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    Boys regional quarterfinal scores and highlights.

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  • Martin's Mill making their 11th visit to the state tournament in 12 years

    Martin's Mill making their 11th visit to the state tournament in 12 years

    Tuesday, February 28 2017 11:01 PM EST2017-03-01 04:01:54 GMT
    KLTV StaffKLTV Staff
    In the small East Texas town of Martin's Mill, it's not football that's king, it's basketball.  "I think the mentality here and the tradition just seems to carry on year after year. We got a lot of kids here that play year around, it;s important to them. A lot of people here, the kids, parents, the community is passionate about basketball." said Cross, Girl's Head Basketball Coach at Martin's Mill.  In his second year as the head of the Lady Mustangs, Tommy Cross...More >>
    In the small East Texas town of Martin's Mill, it's not football that's king, it's basketball.  "I think the mentality here and the tradition just seems to carry on year after year. We got a lot of kids here that play year around, it;s important to them. A lot of people here, the kids, parents, the community is passionate about basketball." said Cross, Girl's Head Basketball Coach at Martin's Mill.  In his second year as the head of the Lady Mustangs, Tommy Cross...More >>
  • Sports WebXtra: Josh Hamilton has knee surgery

    Sports WebXtra: Josh Hamilton has knee surgery

    Tuesday, February 28 2017 12:17 AM EST2017-02-28 05:17:53 GMT
    Josh Hamilton has knee surgery.Josh Hamilton has knee surgery.

    It's not a sportscast without Josh Hamilton news lately, and that's not a good thing since were not talking about home runs. Hamilton will not be on the Rangers opening day roster since he underwent surgery Monday on his left knee.

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    It's not a sportscast without Josh Hamilton news lately, and that's not a good thing since were not talking about home runs. Hamilton will not be on the Rangers opening day roster since he underwent surgery Monday on his left knee.

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  • Sports WebXtra: Cowboys have interest in Josh McCown

    Sports WebXtra: Cowboys have interest in Josh McCown

    Tuesday, February 28 2017 12:14 AM EST2017-02-28 05:14:24 GMT
    The Cowboys are interested in Josh McCown.The Cowboys are interested in Josh McCown.

    Lufkin native and wide receiver Dez Bryant may not be the only East Texan on the Cowboys roster in 2017. According to ESPN, Dallas is interested in free agent quarterback Josh MCcown. Cleveland released the 15-year veteran earlier this month and the Jacksonville product would make a solid backup to Dak Prescott.

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    Lufkin native and wide receiver Dez Bryant may not be the only East Texan on the Cowboys roster in 2017. According to ESPN, Dallas is interested in free agent quarterback Josh MCcown. Cleveland released the 15-year veteran earlier this month and the Jacksonville product would make a solid backup to Dak Prescott.

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  • Former White Oak coach takes over at Texas High

    Former White Oak coach takes over at Texas High

    Tuesday, February 28 2017 12:09 AM EST2017-02-28 05:09:40 GMT
    Gerry Stanford is the new head coach at Texas High.Gerry Stanford is the new head coach at Texas High.

    District 16-5A will look completely different next year with regards to head coaches. In addition to Joe Drennon now at Hallsville, Marshall has a job to fill, and Monday morning Texas High introduced Gerry Stanford as its new head coach and athletic director.

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    District 16-5A will look completely different next year with regards to head coaches. In addition to Joe Drennon now at Hallsville, Marshall has a job to fill, and Monday morning Texas High introduced Gerry Stanford as its new head coach and athletic director.

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  • Mineola head football coach Joe Drennon leaving for HC/AD job at Hallsville

    Mineola head football coach Joe Drennon leaving for HC/AD job at Hallsville

    Monday, February 27 2017 11:06 PM EST2017-02-28 04:06:03 GMT
    Joe Drennon hired by Hallsville ISD.Joe Drennon hired by Hallsville ISD.

    Over the past three seasons, the Mineola football team has been one of the most successful programs in all of East Texas. But the head man behind all of those victories is now headed to Hallsville ISD. Hallsville public relations director Carol Greer confirmed to KLTV Sports on Monday night that Drennon was hired by the Bobcats to be their next head coach and athletic director.

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    Over the past three seasons, the Mineola football team has been one of the most successful programs in all of East Texas. But the head man behind all of those victories is now headed to Hallsville ISD. Hallsville public relations director Carol Greer confirmed to KLTV Sports on Monday night that Drennon was hired by the Bobcats to be their next head coach and athletic director.

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  • Boys H.S. basketball regional quarterfinal highlights from Monday night

    Boys H.S. basketball regional quarterfinal highlights from Monday night

    Monday, February 27 2017 9:40 PM EST2017-02-28 02:40:05 GMT
    H.S. basketball scores and highlights from Monday night.H.S. basketball scores and highlights from Monday night.

    Mount Vernon, Martin's Mill, Woden, and Slocum are all gearing up for the girls high school basketball state tournament later this week in San Antonio. The boys meanwhile are now in the regional quarterfinals, and around 20 East Texas teams are still alive. One of them is Nacogdoches.

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    Mount Vernon, Martin's Mill, Woden, and Slocum are all gearing up for the girls high school basketball state tournament later this week in San Antonio. The boys meanwhile are now in the regional quarterfinals, and around 20 East Texas teams are still alive. One of them is Nacogdoches.

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  • LeTourneau men left out of Division III NCAA Tournament

    LeTourneau men left out of Division III NCAA Tournament

    Monday, February 27 2017 9:28 PM EST2017-02-28 02:28:31 GMT
    LeTourneau did not receive an at-large bid to the NCAA Tournament.LeTourneau did not receive an at-large bid to the NCAA Tournament.

    In college hoops, LeTourneau set numerous program records and made history this year by winning 20 games during the regular season and hosting the American Southwest Conference tournament. But the ultimate goal is the NCAA Tournament. There were some tense moments Monday morning as the coaching staff and players watched the Division III selection show. Hoping to celebrate and cheer, in the end the Yellowjackets walked away disappointed.

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    In college hoops, LeTourneau set numerous program records and made history this year by winning 20 games during the regular season and hosting the American Southwest Conference tournament. But the ultimate goal is the NCAA Tournament. There were some tense moments Monday morning as the coaching staff and players watched the Division III selection show. Hoping to celebrate and cheer, in the end the Yellowjackets walked away disappointed.

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  • ETX has four girl's basketball teams headed to state

    ETX has four girl's basketball teams headed to state

    Sunday, February 26 2017 12:07 AM EST2017-02-26 05:07:15 GMT
    After the Regional Tournament, East Texas has four teams headed to the state tournament at the Alamodome in San Antonio.  This is the first time in program history No. 5 Mount Vernon and Slocum have advanced to state. No. 2 Martin's Mill will look for revenge after falling in the state championship last season to Weimer 52-47.  CLASS 3A Region II Mount Vernon 50, Winnsboro 35 CLASS 2A Martin’s Mill 78, Era 55 Region III Woden 47, Tenaha 42 CL...More >>
    After the Regional Tournament, East Texas has four teams headed to the state tournament at the Alamodome in San Antonio.  This is the first time in program history No. 5 Mount Vernon and Slocum have advanced to state. No. 2 Martin's Mill will look for revenge after falling in the state championship last season to Weimer 52-47.  CLASS 3A Region II Mount Vernon 50, Winnsboro 35 CLASS 2A Martin’s Mill 78, Era 55 Region III Woden 47, Tenaha 42 CL...More >>
  • 'Jacks Erase 13-Point Second Half Deficit, Claim 90-85 OT Win at Central Arkansas

    'Jacks Erase 13-Point Second Half Deficit, Claim 90-85 OT Win at Central Arkansas

    Saturday, February 25 2017 11:54 PM EST2017-02-26 04:54:40 GMT
    SFA AthleticsSFA Athletics
    SFA Athletics Release  Trailing in enemy territory with one of your stars relegated to the bench after fouling out and the other laid up on the trainer’s table with an injury is not an enviable position to be in, but that’s the situation the Stephen F. Austin men’s basketball team found itself in on Saturday night. Instead of wilting at the sight of a double-digit deficit with less than five minutes to go, the ‘Jacks rallied together behind a couple...More >>
    SFA Athletics Release  Trailing in enemy territory with one of your stars relegated to the bench after fouling out and the other laid up on the trainer’s table with an injury is not an enviable position to be in, but that’s the situation the Stephen F. Austin men’s basketball team found itself in on Saturday night. Instead of wilting at the sight of a double-digit deficit with less than five minutes to go, the ‘Jacks rallied together behind a couple...More >>
  • UT Tyler WBB falls in ASC semifinals

    UT Tyler WBB falls in ASC semifinals

    Friday, February 24 2017 11:53 PM EST2017-02-25 04:53:33 GMT
    UT Tyler AthleticsUT Tyler Athletics
    UT Tyler Athletics Release  The UT Tyler women’s basketball team stormed back from a 17-point halftime deficit to cut it to three but Louisiana College held on to earn an 85-79 win in the American Southwest Conference Championship Tournament semifinals on Friday at the Brownwood Coliseum. The Patriots (20-7) came into the tournament ranked No. 9 in the NCAA Division III South Region and still have an opportunity to receive an at-large bid. The chance took a hit though wit...More >>
    UT Tyler Athletics Release  The UT Tyler women’s basketball team stormed back from a 17-point halftime deficit to cut it to three but Louisiana College held on to earn an 85-79 win in the American Southwest Conference Championship Tournament semifinals on Friday at the Brownwood Coliseum. The Patriots (20-7) came into the tournament ranked No. 9 in the NCAA Division III South Region and still have an opportunity to receive an at-large bid. The chance took a hit though wit...More >>
  • CONFIRMED: Bullard AD/Head Football Coach Shannon Wilson leaving for Bridgeport ISD

    CONFIRMED: Bullard AD/Head Football Coach Shannon Wilson leaving for Bridgeport ISD

    Friday, February 24 2017 6:22 PM EST2017-02-24 23:22:24 GMT
    KLTV StaffKLTV Staff

    KLTV 7 Sports has confirmed through Bridgeport ISD, that Bullard's Athletic Director and Head Football Coach Shannon Wilson has been approved and hired to take over the Bulls program.  

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    KLTV 7 Sports has confirmed through Bridgeport ISD, that Bullard's Athletic Director and Head Football Coach Shannon Wilson has been approved and hired to take over the Bulls program.  

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  • American Southwest Conference and TAPPS State semifinal scores and highlights

    American Southwest Conference and TAPPS State semifinal scores and highlights

    Thursday, February 23 2017 10:43 PM EST2017-02-24 03:43:53 GMT
    College and high school basketball scores and highlights.College and high school basketball scores and highlights.

    American Southwest Conference and TAPPS state semifinal scores and highlights.

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    American Southwest Conference and TAPPS state semifinal scores and highlights.

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  • Sports WebXtra: Peterson and Vikings have not talked contract details

    Sports WebXtra: Peterson and Vikings have not talked contract details

    Thursday, February 23 2017 5:32 PM EST2017-02-23 22:32:17 GMT
    Adrian Peterson has not talked with Vikings about new contract.Adrian Peterson has not talked with Vikings about new contract.

    Minnesota Vikings general manager recently said the organization hasn't talked to Adrian Peterson or his agent about the running back's contract for 2017. Peterson has a team option for this upcoming season that will play him $18 million and a roster bonus of $6 million will kick in if the Palestine native is on the roster three days after March 9th.

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    Minnesota Vikings general manager recently said the organization hasn't talked to Adrian Peterson or his agent about the running back's contract for 2017. Peterson has a team option for this upcoming season that will play him $18 million and a roster bonus of $6 million will kick in if the Palestine native is on the roster three days after March 9th.

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  • The Pride of Union Grove: Girls basketball on a historic playoff run in 2017

    The Pride of Union Grove: Girls basketball on a historic playoff run in 2017

    Thursday, February 23 2017 5:29 PM EST2017-02-23 22:29:04 GMT
    KLTV StaffKLTV Staff

    Things have been going pretty well for second year girls basketball head coach JB Littejohn. Last season the Union Grove Lady Lions made program history by reaching the Regional Quarterfinals. This season they rewrote the record books and are just 2 wins away from state.  "It was after Christmas break that I told the girls, you know I know we can win a district championship and y'all won a district championship the year before going undefeated, but I think we can be more th...

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    Things have been going pretty well for second year girls basketball head coach JB Littejohn. Last season the Union Grove Lady Lions made program history by reaching the Regional Quarterfinals. This season they rewrote the record books and are just 2 wins away from state.  "It was after Christmas break that I told the girls, you know I know we can win a district championship and y'all won a district championship the year before going undefeated, but I think we can be more th...

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  • Sports WebXtra: Cowboys to play in annual NFL Hall of Fame preseason game

    Sports WebXtra: Cowboys to play in annual NFL Hall of Fame preseason game

    Thursday, February 23 2017 5:26 PM EST2017-02-23 22:26:26 GMT
    The Cowboys have been chosen to play in the NFL Hall of Fame game.The Cowboys have been chosen to play in the NFL Hall of Fame game.

    The NFL announced on Thursday that the Dallas Cowboys and Arizona Cardinals will play in the annual Hall of Fame preseason game in Canton, Ohio. The matchup makes sense considering Cowboys owner Jerry Jones and former Cardinals quarterback Kurt Warner will both be inducted into the Hall that weekend.

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    The NFL announced on Thursday that the Dallas Cowboys and Arizona Cardinals will play in the annual Hall of Fame preseason game in Canton, Ohio. The matchup makes sense considering Cowboys owner Jerry Jones and former Cardinals quarterback Kurt Warner will both be inducted into the Hall that weekend.

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  • Sports WebXtra: Mavericks land Nerlens Noel

    Sports WebXtra: Mavericks land Nerlens Noel

    Thursday, February 23 2017 5:17 PM EST2017-02-23 22:17:12 GMT
    The Mavericks have acquired Nerlens Noel from the 76ers.The Mavericks have acquired Nerlens Noel from the 76ers.

    Before the NBA trade deadline on Thursday afternoon, the Mavericks and owner Mark Cuban pulled off a deal with Philadelphia. Dallas is sending center Andrew Bogut, guard Justin Anderson, and a conditional first round pick to the 76ers in exchange for forward/center Nerlens Noel.

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    Before the NBA trade deadline on Thursday afternoon, the Mavericks and owner Mark Cuban pulled off a deal with Philadelphia. Dallas is sending center Andrew Bogut, guard Justin Anderson, and a conditional first round pick to the 76ers in exchange for forward/center Nerlens Noel.

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  • Sports WebXtra: Josh Hamilton receives good news on knee

    Sports WebXtra: Josh Hamilton receives good news on knee

    Thursday, February 23 2017 5:03 PM EST2017-02-23 22:03:55 GMT
    Josh Hamilton's MRI showed no structural damge.Josh Hamilton's MRI showed no structural damge.

    Rangers outfielder and first baseman Josh Hamilton has received some good news in regards to his left knee. After leaving spring training in Surprise, Arizona to have an MRI in Houston on Wednesday, the scan showed no structural damage.

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    Rangers outfielder and first baseman Josh Hamilton has received some good news in regards to his left knee. After leaving spring training in Surprise, Arizona to have an MRI in Houston on Wednesday, the scan showed no structural damage.

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  • Sports WebXtra: TJC soccer team receives national championship rings

    Sports WebXtra: TJC soccer team receives national championship rings

    Wednesday, February 22 2017 11:11 PM EST2017-02-23 04:11:32 GMT
    The TJC soccer team received its national championship rings tonight.The TJC soccer team received its national championship rings tonight.

    The Tyler Junior College men's soccer team was recognized during halftime of the basketball game Wednesday night. The Apaches won their fifth national title this past November and now they have the rings to show for it in addition to the trophy.

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    The Tyler Junior College men's soccer team was recognized during halftime of the basketball game Wednesday night. The Apaches won their fifth national title this past November and now they have the rings to show for it in addition to the trophy.

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  • Sports WebXtra: UT-Tyler women in unfamiliar territory heading into ASC tournament

    Sports WebXtra: UT-Tyler women in unfamiliar territory heading into ASC tournament

    Wednesday, February 22 2017 11:07 PM EST2017-02-23 04:07:10 GMT
    UT-Tyler heads into the ASC Tourney as an underdog.UT-Tyler heads into the ASC Tourney as an underdog.

    Over on the women's side of the American Southwest Conference tournament, normally UT-Tyler would be hosting the three day event, but not this year. That honor belongs to Howard Payne. In fact, the Patriots are in unfamiliar territory.

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    Over on the women's side of the American Southwest Conference tournament, normally UT-Tyler would be hosting the three day event, but not this year. That honor belongs to Howard Payne. In fact, the Patriots are in unfamiliar territory.

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  • Sports WebXtra: LeTourneau excited to host ASC tournament

    Sports WebXtra: LeTourneau excited to host ASC tournament

    Wednesday, February 22 2017 10:59 PM EST2017-02-23 03:59:41 GMT
    LeTourneau is set to host the ASC tournament.LeTourneau is set to host the ASC tournament.

    For the first time in program history, the LeTourneau men's basketball team is set to the host the American Southwest Conference tournament, which starts Thursday. It has been a record breaking year for the Yellowjackets, and now they have home court advantage for the most important three game stretch of their season.

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    For the first time in program history, the LeTourneau men's basketball team is set to the host the American Southwest Conference tournament, which starts Thursday. It has been a record breaking year for the Yellowjackets, and now they have home court advantage for the most important three game stretch of their season.

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  • All Saints boys basketball hoping to cash in at state tournament

    All Saints boys basketball hoping to cash in at state tournament

    Wednesday, February 22 2017 10:50 PM EST2017-02-23 03:50:31 GMT
    The All Saints boys basketball team is in the state tournament for the third time in four years.The All Saints boys basketball team is in the state tournament for the third time in four years.

    At the high school level, the All Saints boys basketball team is in the final four for the third time in the last four seasons. The Trojans left for the state tournament in Abilene Wednesday afternoon and will take on Frisco Legacy Christian Thursday in the semifinals.

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    At the high school level, the All Saints boys basketball team is in the final four for the third time in the last four seasons. The Trojans left for the state tournament in Abilene Wednesday afternoon and will take on Frisco Legacy Christian Thursday in the semifinals.

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  • Sport WebXtra: Regional Tournament sites and pairings for Girls HS basketball

    Sport WebXtra: Regional Tournament sites and pairings for Girls HS basketball

    Wednesday, February 22 2017 7:37 PM EST2017-02-23 00:37:06 GMT
    KLTV StaffKLTV Staff
    CLASS 6A Region II At Davis Field House, Dallas Semifinals John Tyler vs. Spring Dekaney, 6 p.m. Friday (Feb. 24) Dallas Skyline vs. Pflugerville, 8 p.m. Friday (Feb. 24) CLASS 4A Region II At Texas A&M-Commerce Semifinals Gilmer vs. Carrollton Ranchview, 6 p.m. Friday (Feb. 24) Bullard vs. Argyle, 8 p.m. Friday (Feb. 24) Region III At Sam Houston State University, Huntsville Semifinals Liberty Hill vs. Houston Wheatley, 6:15 p.m. Friday (Feb. 24) Diboll vs...More >>
    CLASS 6A Region II At Davis Field House, Dallas Semifinals John Tyler vs. Spring Dekaney, 6 p.m. Friday (Feb. 24) Dallas Skyline vs. Pflugerville, 8 p.m. Friday (Feb. 24) CLASS 4A Region II At Texas A&M-Commerce Semifinals Gilmer vs. Carrollton Ranchview, 6 p.m. Friday (Feb. 24) Bullard vs. Argyle, 8 p.m. Friday (Feb. 24) Region III At Sam Houston State University, Huntsville Semifinals Liberty Hill vs. Houston Wheatley, 6:15 p.m. Friday (Feb. 24) Diboll vs...More >>
  • Sports WebXtra: Boys HS basketball Bi-District roundup

    Sports WebXtra: Boys HS basketball Bi-District roundup

    Wednesday, February 22 2017 7:26 PM EST2017-02-23 00:26:22 GMT
    After Monday and Tuesday, the Bi-District round has come to a completion with several East Texas teams moving on to the Area round.  CLASS 6A Region II Lufkin 57, Mesquite 55 CLASS 5A Region II Mount Pleasant 54, Lucas Lovejoy 50 Highland Park 62, Marshall 36 West Mesquite 74, Texas High 65 Sulphur Springs 55, North Forney 50 Region III Bryan Rudder 76, Whitehouse 42 Waco University 89, Jacksonville 39 Nacogdoches 47, College Station 41 CLASS 4A Region II ...More >>
    After Monday and Tuesday, the Bi-District round has come to a completion with several East Texas teams moving on to the Area round.  CLASS 6A Region II Lufkin 57, Mesquite 55 CLASS 5A Region II Mount Pleasant 54, Lucas Lovejoy 50 Highland Park 62, Marshall 36 West Mesquite 74, Texas High 65 Sulphur Springs 55, North Forney 50 Region III Bryan Rudder 76, Whitehouse 42 Waco University 89, Jacksonville 39 Nacogdoches 47, College Station 41 CLASS 4A Region II ...More >>
  • Sports WebXtra: Josh Hamilton returning to Texas after knee discomfort

    Sports WebXtra: Josh Hamilton returning to Texas after knee discomfort

    Wednesday, February 22 2017 2:59 PM EST2017-02-22 19:59:44 GMT
    Josh Hamilton is returning to Texas, after discomfort in the left knee he had surgically repaired last June.  He has not played in the major leagues since 2015, although he did appear in one game last year for Double-A Frisco, on April 30. Hamilton has a $24 million salary this year, and the Angels pay the Rangers $22 million to cover most of it. Copyright 2017 KLTV. All rights reserved. More >>
    Josh Hamilton is returning to Texas, after discomfort in the left knee he had surgically repaired last June.  He has not played in the major leagues since 2015, although he did appear in one game last year for Double-A Frisco, on April 30. Hamilton has a $24 million salary this year, and the Angels pay the Rangers $22 million to cover most of it. Copyright 2017 KLTV. All rights reserved. More >>
  • H.S. Hoops: Girls regional quarterfinal and boys bi-district round highlights and scores from Tuesday

    H.S. Hoops: Girls regional quarterfinal and boys bi-district round highlights and scores from Tuesday

    Tuesday, February 21 2017 11:57 PM EST2017-02-22 04:57:44 GMT
    The Gilmer girls basketball team is in the regional tournament for the third straight year.The Gilmer girls basketball team is in the regional tournament for the third straight year.

    Girls Regional Quarterfinal and boys bi-district round highlights from Tuesday.

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    Girls Regional Quarterfinal and boys bi-district round highlights from Tuesday.

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  • Sports WebXtra: Boy's High School basketball playoffs kick off

    Sports WebXtra: Boy's High School basketball playoffs kick off

    Tuesday, February 21 2017 5:01 PM EST2017-02-21 22:01:51 GMT
    Results from Monday's Bi-District round as well as match-ups to watch out for Tuesday.  CLASS 5A Region III Bryan Rudder 76, Whitehouse 42 Waco University 89, Jacksonville 39 Nacogdoches 47, College Station 41 CLASS 4A Region III Silsbee 105, Huntington 55 CLASS 3A Region II Daingerfield 56, Paris Chisum 42 CLASS A Region III Miller Grove 51, Union Hill 48 Copyright 2017 KLTV. All rights reserved More >>
    Results from Monday's Bi-District round as well as match-ups to watch out for Tuesday.  CLASS 5A Region III Bryan Rudder 76, Whitehouse 42 Waco University 89, Jacksonville 39 Nacogdoches 47, College Station 41 CLASS 4A Region III Silsbee 105, Huntington 55 CLASS 3A Region II Daingerfield 56, Paris Chisum 42 CLASS A Region III Miller Grove 51, Union Hill 48 Copyright 2017 KLTV. All rights reserved More >>
  • Sports WebXtra: Girl's basketball update, teams headed to Regional tournament

    Sports WebXtra: Girl's basketball update, teams headed to Regional tournament

    Tuesday, February 21 2017 4:58 PM EST2017-02-21 21:58:49 GMT
    Results from Monday night's Regional Quarterfinals, as well as games you can catch Tuesday night on KLTV.   CLASS 4A Region II Bullard 54, Chapel Hill 36 CLASS 3A Region II Mount Vernon 70, West Rusk 31 CLASS 2A Region II Union Grove 52, McLeod 44 CLASS A Region III Slocum 46, Apple Springs 24 Copyright 2017 KLTV. All rights reserved. More >>
    Results from Monday night's Regional Quarterfinals, as well as games you can catch Tuesday night on KLTV.   CLASS 4A Region II Bullard 54, Chapel Hill 36 CLASS 3A Region II Mount Vernon 70, West Rusk 31 CLASS 2A Region II Union Grove 52, McLeod 44 CLASS A Region III Slocum 46, Apple Springs 24 Copyright 2017 KLTV. All rights reserved. More >>
  • Longview product Malcolm Kelly joining University of Houston staff

    Longview product Malcolm Kelly joining University of Houston staff

    Tuesday, February 21 2017 12:11 AM EST2017-02-21 05:11:30 GMT
    Longview product Malcolm Kelly joining University of Houston staff.Longview product Malcolm Kelly joining University of Houston staff.

    It's not a sportscast without some sort of football news. Former Longview Lobo Malcolm Kelly is joining the University of Houston coaching staff as a graduate assistant. A second round draft pick in 2008, Kelly played in just over 20 games in two seasons for the Redskins, but was forced to call it a career because of knee issues.

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    It's not a sportscast without some sort of football news. Former Longview Lobo Malcolm Kelly is joining the University of Houston coaching staff as a graduate assistant. A second round draft pick in 2008, Kelly played in just over 20 games in two seasons for the Redskins, but was forced to call it a career because of knee issues.

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  • John Tyler girls on "Revenge Tour"

    John Tyler girls on "Revenge Tour"

    Tuesday, February 21 2017 12:07 AM EST2017-02-21 05:07:10 GMT
    John Tyler continues its "Revenge Tour" on Tuesday night.John Tyler continues its "Revenge Tour" on Tuesday night.

    Numerous other girls teams from our region will take the court Tuesday night, including John Tyler. So far JT"s revenge tour has been a hit. The Lady Lions are in the regional quarterfinals for the second time in three years thanks to playoff wins over Lufkin and Lakeview Centennial. What's ironic, head coach Carlesa Dixon and company lost to both of those teams during the regular season. Next up is district foe Mesquite Horn.

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    Numerous other girls teams from our region will take the court Tuesday night, including John Tyler. So far JT"s revenge tour has been a hit. The Lady Lions are in the regional quarterfinals for the second time in three years thanks to playoff wins over Lufkin and Lakeview Centennial. What's ironic, head coach Carlesa Dixon and company lost to both of those teams during the regular season. Next up is district foe Mesquite Horn.

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  • H.S. hoops: Girls regional quarterfinal and boys bi-district round highlights from Monday

    H.S. hoops: Girls regional quarterfinal and boys bi-district round highlights from Monday

    Monday, February 20 2017 11:56 PM EST2017-02-21 04:56:42 GMT
    High school basketball playoff scores and highlights from Monday night.High school basketball playoff scores and highlights from Monday night.

    Girls regional quarterfinal and boys bi-district round highlights and scores.

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    Girls regional quarterfinal and boys bi-district round highlights and scores.

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  • FCA Heart of Champion All-Star athletes meet in Tyler

    FCA Heart of Champion All-Star athletes meet in Tyler

    Sunday, February 19 2017 11:43 PM EST2017-02-20 04:43:41 GMT
    It's become one of the most anticipate all-star events in East Texas, and today the FCA Heart of a Champion All-Star rosters were released. Over 200 athletes were named as the best of the best in football, cheerleading, softball, and baseball.  The First Baptist Church of Tyler was filled with players and parents from all over the region. Checking in and receiving their official packets these all-stars took roster photos while figuring out who was on their te...More >>
    It's become one of the most anticipate all-star events in East Texas, and today the FCA Heart of a Champion All-Star rosters were released. Over 200 athletes were named as the best of the best in football, cheerleading, softball, and baseball.  The First Baptist Church of Tyler was filled with players and parents from all over the region. Checking in and receiving their official packets these all-stars took roster photos while figuring out who was on their te...More >>
  • Harris and Holyfield Help 'Jacks Overcome Slow Start in 60-52 Win at Southeastern Louisiana

    Harris and Holyfield Help 'Jacks Overcome Slow Start in 60-52 Win at Southeastern Louisiana

    Saturday, February 18 2017 11:05 PM EST2017-02-19 04:05:59 GMT
    SFA Athletics Release  Onlookers who judged the Stephen F. Austin men’s basketball team solely off their offensive performance through the first 10 minutes and change Saturday night probably wondered if it would reach 40 points for the game. A keener basketball eye, however, may have noticed that on the defensive side of the ball SFA could do no wrong. That defense, as well as a commitment to aggressive play and driving the ball, made all the difference. Freshman Ke...More >>
    SFA Athletics Release  Onlookers who judged the Stephen F. Austin men’s basketball team solely off their offensive performance through the first 10 minutes and change Saturday night probably wondered if it would reach 40 points for the game. A keener basketball eye, however, may have noticed that on the defensive side of the ball SFA could do no wrong. That defense, as well as a commitment to aggressive play and driving the ball, made all the difference. Freshman Ke...More >>
  • Sports WebXtra: YellowJackets clinch first ever ASC Conference Title

    Sports WebXtra: YellowJackets clinch first ever ASC Conference Title

    Friday, February 17 2017 11:21 PM EST2017-02-18 04:21:21 GMT

    LETU Athletics Release  LETU men's basketball earned their 19th win of the season and clinched sole possession of their first-ever regular season division title in school history. The 71-64 victory over UT Dallas ties a program-record for most wins in a season. The 1971-72 YellowJacket squad finished 19-10 competing in the NCCAA. The YellowJackets hadn't won in Richardson since February 2003, but, LETU has made a habit of breaking history all season long. LeTourneau is now 11...

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    LETU Athletics Release  LETU men's basketball earned their 19th win of the season and clinched sole possession of their first-ever regular season division title in school history. The 71-64 victory over UT Dallas ties a program-record for most wins in a season. The 1971-72 YellowJacket squad finished 19-10 competing in the NCCAA. The YellowJackets hadn't won in Richardson since February 2003, but, LETU has made a habit of breaking history all season long. LeTourneau is now 11...

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  • Sports WebXtra: Kansas at Baylor huge BIG 12 matchup

    Sports WebXtra: Kansas at Baylor huge BIG 12 matchup

    Friday, February 17 2017 11:20 PM EST2017-02-18 04:20:21 GMT
    The long awaited rematch of the Kansas Jayhawks and Baylor Bears is here.  On Saturday, the two will meet in Waco and No. 3 (Kansas) and No. 4 (Baylor) in the country.  The Jayhawks are a clear cut favorite, but the Bears are in desperate need of the upset in order to not drastically drop in the AP Rankings, after a loss to Texas Tech earlier in the week.  Copyright 2017 KLTV. All rights reserved. More >>
    The long awaited rematch of the Kansas Jayhawks and Baylor Bears is here.  On Saturday, the two will meet in Waco and No. 3 (Kansas) and No. 4 (Baylor) in the country.  The Jayhawks are a clear cut favorite, but the Bears are in desperate need of the upset in order to not drastically drop in the AP Rankings, after a loss to Texas Tech earlier in the week.  Copyright 2017 KLTV. All rights reserved. More >>
  • Sports WebXtra: ESPN's Ed Werder believes Romo will be released not traded

    Sports WebXtra: ESPN's Ed Werder believes Romo will be released not traded

    Thursday, February 16 2017 6:43 PM EST2017-02-16 23:43:34 GMT
    ESPN reporter believes Romo will be released not traded.ESPN reporter believes Romo will be released not traded.

    Longtime ESPN reporter Ed Werder believes the Cowboys will release quarterback Tony Romo in the coming months instead of trading him. If that scenario plays out, Romo would then get to basically choose where he wants to play in 2017.

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    Longtime ESPN reporter Ed Werder believes the Cowboys will release quarterback Tony Romo in the coming months instead of trading him. If that scenario plays out, Romo would then get to basically choose where he wants to play in 2017.

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  • Sports WebXtra: Napoli to Rangers official

    Sports WebXtra: Napoli to Rangers official

    Thursday, February 16 2017 6:38 PM EST2017-02-16 23:38:26 GMT
    Rangers make Napoli signing official.Rangers make Napoli signing official.

    It has been known for quite sometime, but the Rangers officially announced the addition of Mike Napoli this afternoon. The first baseman/designated hitter signed an $8.5 million one-year deal.

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    It has been known for quite sometime, but the Rangers officially announced the addition of Mike Napoli this afternoon. The first baseman/designated hitter signed an $8.5 million one-year deal.

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  • Sports WebXtra: Tyler Lee girls look for another playoff win

    Sports WebXtra: Tyler Lee girls look for another playoff win

    Thursday, February 16 2017 6:33 PM EST2017-02-16 23:33:12 GMT
    Tyler Lee is going for its second playoff win tonight.Tyler Lee is going for its second playoff win tonight.

    Coming off its first playoff win since 2005, the Tyler Lee girls basketball team will look for another postseason win tonight. The Lady Raiders are set to take on Dallas Skyline in Kaufman.

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    Coming off its first playoff win since 2005, the Tyler Lee girls basketball team will look for another postseason win tonight. The Lady Raiders are set to take on Dallas Skyline in Kaufman.

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  • Sports WebXtra: SFA men and women have big home games Thursday night

    Sports WebXtra: SFA men and women have big home games Thursday night

    Thursday, February 16 2017 6:26 PM EST2017-02-16 23:26:11 GMT
    The SFA men and women are at home tonight.The SFA men and women are at home tonight.

    The SFA men and women are at home tonight, and both have big time games. The Jacks will take on Lamar, while the Ladyjacks are facing Abilene Christian.

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    The SFA men and women are at home tonight, and both have big time games. The Jacks will take on Lamar, while the Ladyjacks are facing Abilene Christian.

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  • Sports WebXtra: Lovie Smith gets early start in Illinois

    Sports WebXtra: Lovie Smith gets early start in Illinois

    Wednesday, February 15 2017 9:40 PM EST2017-02-16 02:40:13 GMT
    In his first year as the Head Coach for the Fighting Illini, Lovie Smith did not have the year he wanted to. Going 3-9 and finishing 12th in the Big 12, the Illini defense struggled just as much as the offense.  Now in his second year, Coach Smith is getting down and dirty early already starting Spring ball. They will stick with a 4 day workout schedule until March 10.  Copyright 2017 KLTV. All rights reserved. More >>
    In his first year as the Head Coach for the Fighting Illini, Lovie Smith did not have the year he wanted to. Going 3-9 and finishing 12th in the Big 12, the Illini defense struggled just as much as the offense.  Now in his second year, Coach Smith is getting down and dirty early already starting Spring ball. They will stick with a 4 day workout schedule until March 10.  Copyright 2017 KLTV. All rights reserved. More >>
  • Sports WebXtra: No bracket for President Trump

    Sports WebXtra: No bracket for President Trump

    Wednesday, February 15 2017 9:20 PM EST2017-02-16 02:20:36 GMT
    It's being reported that President Donald Trump will not be filling out a NCAA National Tournament bracket his first year in office.  It's become some what of a tradition for check out the presidential picks, thanks to former President Barrack Obama. Obama started to fill out both men's and women's brackets during his presidency and two brackets are actually in the Smithsonian National Museum of History.  Copyright 2017 KLTV. All rights reserved. More >>
    It's being reported that President Donald Trump will not be filling out a NCAA National Tournament bracket his first year in office.  It's become some what of a tradition for check out the presidential picks, thanks to former President Barrack Obama. Obama started to fill out both men's and women's brackets during his presidency and two brackets are actually in the Smithsonian National Museum of History.  Copyright 2017 KLTV. All rights reserved. More >>
  • Sports WebXtra: Matt Rhule visits East Texas

    Sports WebXtra: Matt Rhule visits East Texas

    Wednesday, February 15 2017 9:13 PM EST2017-02-16 02:13:40 GMT
    KLTV StaffKLTV Staff
    Landing via helicopter on the practice field at Longview High School, Baylor first year head coach Matt Rhule got to talk to football with high school coaches from around East Texas.  KLTV 7 was the only television outlet in attendance, and got to speak to Coach Rhule about recruiting East Texas, and how he plans to use athletes from the area that are already on the roster like Longview native JaMycal Hasty and Gilmer's Blake Lynch. Coach Rhule also talked expectations for ...More >>
    Landing via helicopter on the practice field at Longview High School, Baylor first year head coach Matt Rhule got to talk to football with high school coaches from around East Texas.  KLTV 7 was the only television outlet in attendance, and got to speak to Coach Rhule about recruiting East Texas, and how he plans to use athletes from the area that are already on the roster like Longview native JaMycal Hasty and Gilmer's Blake Lynch. Coach Rhule also talked expectations for ...More >>
  • Sports WebXtra: Over 30 girls basketball teams remain in the playoffs

    Sports WebXtra: Over 30 girls basketball teams remain in the playoffs

    Wednesday, February 15 2017 8:13 PM EST2017-02-16 01:13:49 GMT
    Over 30 east texas girls basketball teams are still alive in the playoffs.Over 30 east texas girls basketball teams are still alive in the playoffs.

    The girls basketball teams in the UIL are about to start the area round of the playoffs, but Grace from TAPPS, will play its regional round game later this week. In all, over 30 teams are still alive and competing for a state championship.

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    The girls basketball teams in the UIL are about to start the area round of the playoffs, but Grace from TAPPS, will play its regional round game later this week. In all, over 30 teams are still alive and competing for a state championship.

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  • Sports WebXtra: Playoff seeding in District 17-5A came down to the wire

    Sports WebXtra: Playoff seeding in District 17-5A came down to the wire

    Wednesday, February 15 2017 8:09 PM EST2017-02-16 01:09:22 GMT
    Whitehouse and Nacogdoches will split a district title.Whitehouse and Nacogdoches will split a district title.

    On Tuesday night, the regular season came to an end for UIL boys basketball teams around the state. And playoff seeding was on the line in District 17-5A, just like in football. Whitehouse beat Jacksonville by three points, but because Nacogdoches defeated Corsicana the Dragons will be the number one seed in the playoffs.

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    On Tuesday night, the regular season came to an end for UIL boys basketball teams around the state. And playoff seeding was on the line in District 17-5A, just like in football. Whitehouse beat Jacksonville by three points, but because Nacogdoches defeated Corsicana the Dragons will be the number one seed in the playoffs.

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  • Sports WebXtra: Might be last year of Darvish with Rangers

    Sports WebXtra: Might be last year of Darvish with Rangers

    Wednesday, February 15 2017 8:01 PM EST2017-02-16 01:01:10 GMT
    This could be Darvish's last year with Texas.This could be Darvish's last year with Texas.

    The Rangers have one of the best one-two punches in Major League Baseball with Cole Hamels and Yu Darvish. But Texas fans might not get to see number 11 on the mound after this season.

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    The Rangers have one of the best one-two punches in Major League Baseball with Cole Hamels and Yu Darvish. But Texas fans might not get to see number 11 on the mound after this season.

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  • Sports WebXtra: Baylor coach Matt Rhule in East Texas

    Sports WebXtra: Baylor coach Matt Rhule in East Texas

    Wednesday, February 15 2017 7:57 PM EST2017-02-16 00:57:17 GMT
    Baylor head coach Matt Rhule is in East Texas tonight.Baylor head coach Matt Rhule is in East Texas tonight.

    Baylor head football coach Matt Rhule is in East Texas on Wednesday night to speak at the East Texas Coaches Association mini clinic at Longview high school.

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    Baylor head football coach Matt Rhule is in East Texas on Wednesday night to speak at the East Texas Coaches Association mini clinic at Longview high school.

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  • Sports WebXtra: Complete list sent out for NFL combine

    Sports WebXtra: Complete list sent out for NFL combine

    Wednesday, February 15 2017 7:50 PM EST2017-02-16 00:50:45 GMT
    Seven players from East Texas have been invited to the NFL combine.Seven players from East Texas have been invited to the NFL combine.

    The NFL has sent out an official invite list the NFL combine later this month in Indianapolis and seven players that were either born in East Texas or played junior college ball in the region have been selected to participate in the week long event.

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    The NFL has sent out an official invite list the NFL combine later this month in Indianapolis and seven players that were either born in East Texas or played junior college ball in the region have been selected to participate in the week long event.

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  • Sports WebXtra: Could Giants and Cowboys swap players this offseason?

    Sports WebXtra: Could Giants and Cowboys swap players this offseason?

    Wednesday, February 15 2017 12:09 AM EST2017-02-15 05:09:10 GMT
    Could the Cowboys and Giants swap some players this offseason?Could the Cowboys and Giants swap some players this offseason?

    Over the past few years, the Giants have signed a few ex-Cowboys in free agency to help fill some holes. Names like Dwayne Harris, George Selvie, and Chris Canty should sound familiar. 2017 could be more of the same, except this time Dallas can join in on the fun.

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    Over the past few years, the Giants have signed a few ex-Cowboys in free agency to help fill some holes. Names like Dwayne Harris, George Selvie, and Chris Canty should sound familiar. 2017 could be more of the same, except this time Dallas can join in on the fun.

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  • High school basketball playoff scores and highlights from Tuesday

    High school basketball playoff scores and highlights from Tuesday

    Tuesday, February 14 2017 11:49 PM EST2017-02-15 04:49:43 GMT
    Tuesday night playoff scores and highlights.Tuesday night playoff scores and highlights.

    Tuesday night playoff scores and highlights.

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    Tuesday night playoff scores and highlights.

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  • Sports WebXtra: Texas Tech pulls off upset

    Sports WebXtra: Texas Tech pulls off upset

    Tuesday, February 14 2017 11:41 PM EST2017-02-15 04:41:17 GMT
    Texas Tech AthleticsTexas Tech Athletics
    Texas Tech Red Raiders pulled off an unbelievable upset over the No. 3 Baylor Bears Monday night 84-78.  Kennen Evans scored 23, Niem Stevenson had 21 on the night for the Red Raiders.  Copyright 2017 KLTV. All rights reserved. More >>
    Texas Tech Red Raiders pulled off an unbelievable upset over the No. 3 Baylor Bears Monday night 84-78.  Kennen Evans scored 23, Niem Stevenson had 21 on the night for the Red Raiders.  Copyright 2017 KLTV. All rights reserved. More >>
  • Sports WebXtra: Patrick Mahomes invited to NFL combine

    Sports WebXtra: Patrick Mahomes invited to NFL combine

    Tuesday, February 14 2017 11:35 PM EST2017-02-15 04:35:00 GMT
    KLTV StaffKLTV Staff
    After a confusing Monday, where the official NFL combine invitation list was posted and then taken down, it's been confirmed by Texas Tech University that East Texas Patrick Mahomes will be attending.  Mahomes, a Whitehouse native and former Red Raiders quarterback will look to impress NFL coaches and scouts in Indianapolis, Indiana.  Copyright 2017 KLTV. All rights reserved. More >>
    After a confusing Monday, where the official NFL combine invitation list was posted and then taken down, it's been confirmed by Texas Tech University that East Texas Patrick Mahomes will be attending.  Mahomes, a Whitehouse native and former Red Raiders quarterback will look to impress NFL coaches and scouts in Indianapolis, Indiana.  Copyright 2017 KLTV. All rights reserved. More >>
  • Sports WebXtra: Colby Lewis says goodbye to Rangers

    Sports WebXtra: Colby Lewis says goodbye to Rangers

    Tuesday, February 14 2017 11:02 PM EST2017-02-15 04:02:24 GMT
    Colby Lewis says goodbye to Rangers.Colby Lewis says goodbye to Rangers.

    Longtime ranger Colby Lewis has said goodbye to the organization. The 37 year-old released a statement on Tuesday thanking Texas and its fans as pitchers and catchers reported to spring training in Surprise, Arizona.

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    Longtime ranger Colby Lewis has said goodbye to the organization. The 37 year-old released a statement on Tuesday thanking Texas and its fans as pitchers and catchers reported to spring training in Surprise, Arizona.

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  • Sports WebXtra: Clint Harper leaving Marshall to be AD at Duncanville ISD

    Sports WebXtra: Clint Harper leaving Marshall to be AD at Duncanville ISD

    Tuesday, February 14 2017 10:54 PM EST2017-02-15 03:54:28 GMT
    Clint Harper has left Marshall.Clint Harper has left Marshall.

    At the high school level, the coaching changes in East Texas keep coming. Marshall head football coach Clint Harper confirmed to KLTV sports on Tuesday afternoon that he has left his alma mater to be the athletic director at Duncanville ISD.

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    At the high school level, the coaching changes in East Texas keep coming. Marshall head football coach Clint Harper confirmed to KLTV sports on Tuesday afternoon that he has left his alma mater to be the athletic director at Duncanville ISD.

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  • Unique night in Brownsboro

    Unique night in Brownsboro

    Tuesday, February 14 2017 10:46 PM EST2017-02-15 03:46:16 GMT
    Bryan Sanders, who has special needs, suited up and played for Brownsboro on Tuesday night.Bryan Sanders, who has special needs, suited up and played for Brownsboro on Tuesday night.

    Throughout basketball season, stars on our respective teams get most the of recognition and all players certainly have their names called on game day. The bi-district round of the playoffs in girls hoops wrapped up, and playoff spots were on the line in regular season finales on the boys side. Yet, all of that takes a back seat to a unique night in Brownsboro.

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    Throughout basketball season, stars on our respective teams get most the of recognition and all players certainly have their names called on game day. The bi-district round of the playoffs in girls hoops wrapped up, and playoff spots were on the line in regular season finales on the boys side. Yet, all of that takes a back seat to a unique night in Brownsboro.

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  • Girls H.S. basketball bi-district round scores and highlights from Monday

    Girls H.S. basketball bi-district round scores and highlights from Monday

    Tuesday, February 14 2017 12:08 AM EST2017-02-14 05:08:11 GMT
    Gilmer won its bi-district round playoff game on Monday night.Gilmer won its bi-district round playoff game on Monday night.

    Girls high school basketball bi-district round scores and highlights.

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    Girls high school basketball bi-district round scores and highlights.

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  • SFA Suppresses Lamar in the Rebound Game to Win 74-66

    SFA Suppresses Lamar in the Rebound Game to Win 74-66

    Saturday, February 11 2017 11:14 PM EST2017-02-12 04:14:04 GMT
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    SFA Athletics Release  Stephen F. Austin took on Lamar on Saturday afternoon for their annual Play4Kay Pink Out game. SFA dominated the game for 33:58 minutes, and only allowed the lead to change three times. The “fiercesome four” were at it again tonight with all four making double-digit points. Both senior Adrienne Lewis and Stevi Parker had double-doubles on the night. Parker had her season sixth and career ninth double-double with 11 points an...More >>
    SFA Athletics Release  Stephen F. Austin took on Lamar on Saturday afternoon for their annual Play4Kay Pink Out game. SFA dominated the game for 33:58 minutes, and only allowed the lead to change three times. The “fiercesome four” were at it again tonight with all four making double-digit points. Both senior Adrienne Lewis and Stevi Parker had double-doubles on the night. Parker had her season sixth and career ninth double-double with 11 points an...More >>
  • TAPPS basketball enters Bi-District round of playoffs

    TAPPS basketball enters Bi-District round of playoffs

    Friday, February 10 2017 11:58 PM EST2017-02-11 04:58:54 GMT
    Friday, TAPPS girls and boys high school basketball began playoff action with their Bi-District match-ups.  All Saints girls hosted Frisco Legacy, and walked away with an easy 62-27 win to advance to the Area round.  Bishop Gorman boys hosted Frisco Legacy also, but fell short 42-39.   Copyright 2017 KLTV. All rights reserved. More >>
    Friday, TAPPS girls and boys high school basketball began playoff action with their Bi-District match-ups.  All Saints girls hosted Frisco Legacy, and walked away with an easy 62-27 win to advance to the Area round.  Bishop Gorman boys hosted Frisco Legacy also, but fell short 42-39.   Copyright 2017 KLTV. All rights reserved. More >>
  • Brook Hill adds lacrosse

    Brook Hill adds lacrosse

    Thursday, February 9 2017 11:00 PM EST2017-02-10 04:00:28 GMT

    It was a big day at Brook Hill as well. Athletic director Wally Dawkins announced the addition of boys and girls lacrosse programs.

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    It was a big day at Brook Hill as well. Athletic director Wally Dawkins announced the addition of boys and girls lacrosse programs.

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  • Grace's Mike Maddox wins national coach of the year award

    Grace's Mike Maddox wins national coach of the year award

    Thursday, February 9 2017 10:53 PM EST2017-02-10 03:53:34 GMT
    Mike Maddox (middle) is a national coach of the year.Mike Maddox (middle) is a national coach of the year.

    Grace head football coach Mike Maddox was an assistant at Gilmer under Traylor in 2004 when the Buckeyes won a state title. In all, Maddox has over 34 years of experience on the sidelines and 19 of those have been as a head coach all across East Texas. The 2016 season however might now be at the top. On Thursday morning, Maddox was named the National Christian Schools Athletic Association coach of the year.

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    Grace head football coach Mike Maddox was an assistant at Gilmer under Traylor in 2004 when the Buckeyes won a state title. In all, Maddox has over 34 years of experience on the sidelines and 19 of those have been as a head coach all across East Texas. The 2016 season however might now be at the top. On Thursday morning, Maddox was named the National Christian Schools Athletic Association coach of the year.

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  • Jeff Traylor talks joining coach Morris at SMU

    Jeff Traylor talks joining coach Morris at SMU

    Thursday, February 9 2017 10:39 PM EST2017-02-10 03:39:16 GMT
    Jeff Traylor is excited to join coach Morris and the SMU coaching staff.Jeff Traylor is excited to join coach Morris and the SMU coaching staff.

    On Tuesday, we were the first TV station in East Texas to confirm the news that former Gilmer head football coach Jeff Traylor was joining the SMU program. On Thursday, Mustangs head man Chad Morris made the hire official, naming Traylor the associate head coach and running backs coach.

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    On Tuesday, we were the first TV station in East Texas to confirm the news that former Gilmer head football coach Jeff Traylor was joining the SMU program. On Thursday, Mustangs head man Chad Morris made the hire official, naming Traylor the associate head coach and running backs coach.

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  • Sports WebXtra: NASCAR gearing up for the season

    Sports WebXtra: NASCAR gearing up for the season

    Thursday, February 9 2017 9:48 PM EST2017-02-10 02:48:37 GMT

    NASCAR is almost back. Next Saturday, February 18th the tires will hit the track at the Daytona International Speedway for The Clash at Daytona.  This isn't the official start of the 2017 season, but it will give fans an early look at how drivers are shaping up. Also new rules will be implemented at this event, such as not allowing the pit crew to repair crash damage in the garage.  Copyright 2017 KLTV. All rights reserved.

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    NASCAR is almost back. Next Saturday, February 18th the tires will hit the track at the Daytona International Speedway for The Clash at Daytona.  This isn't the official start of the 2017 season, but it will give fans an early look at how drivers are shaping up. Also new rules will be implemented at this event, such as not allowing the pit crew to repair crash damage in the garage.  Copyright 2017 KLTV. All rights reserved.

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  • Sports WebXtra: Herman upgrades Texas facilities

    Sports WebXtra: Herman upgrades Texas facilities

    Thursday, February 9 2017 9:41 PM EST2017-02-10 02:41:03 GMT
    Tom Herman is working hard to upgrade the facilities at Texas as quickly as possible. There are plans to renovate the weight rooms by Spring, as well as modernizing the locker room.  Herman believes that if other schools have it, so do they in order to compete and wow recruits.  Copyright 2017 KLTV. All rights reserved. More >>
    Tom Herman is working hard to upgrade the facilities at Texas as quickly as possible. There are plans to renovate the weight rooms by Spring, as well as modernizing the locker room.  Herman believes that if other schools have it, so do they in order to compete and wow recruits.  Copyright 2017 KLTV. All rights reserved. More >>
  • Sports WebXtra: ESPN to air spring training games

    Sports WebXtra: ESPN to air spring training games

    Thursday, February 9 2017 9:36 PM EST2017-02-10 02:36:23 GMT
    Four days away from spring training, ESPN announced that they will air games out of both the Cactus and Grapefruit Leagues.   The Texas Ranges match-up against the L.A. Dodgers will air on March 23rd, at 6:00 p.m. from Surprise, Arizona.  Copyright 2017 KLTV. All rights reserved. More >>
    Four days away from spring training, ESPN announced that they will air games out of both the Cactus and Grapefruit Leagues.   The Texas Ranges match-up against the L.A. Dodgers will air on March 23rd, at 6:00 p.m. from Surprise, Arizona.  Copyright 2017 KLTV. All rights reserved. More >>
  • Sports WebXtra: Astros make a deal with Gonzalez

    Sports WebXtra: Astros make a deal with Gonzalez

    Thursday, February 9 2017 9:32 PM EST2017-02-10 02:32:03 GMT
    To avoid salary arbitration, the Houston Astros were able to make a deal with Marwin Gonzalez. In 2017, Gonzalez will bring home $3,725,000, according to multiple reports. The first baseman also has a team option for 2018, where he could make up to $5,125,00.  Gonzalez hit .254 last season and set career bests with 13 homers and 51 RBIs; playing first, center field, left, second, third and shortstop. 2017 KLTV. All rights reserved. More >>
    To avoid salary arbitration, the Houston Astros were able to make a deal with Marwin Gonzalez. In 2017, Gonzalez will bring home $3,725,000, according to multiple reports. The first baseman also has a team option for 2018, where he could make up to $5,125,00.  Gonzalez hit .254 last season and set career bests with 13 homers and 51 RBIs; playing first, center field, left, second, third and shortstop. 2017 KLTV. All rights reserved. More >>
  • Sports WebXtra: Where will Tony Romo go?

    Sports WebXtra: Where will Tony Romo go?

    Thursday, February 9 2017 5:36 PM EST2017-02-09 22:36:14 GMT
    A look at possible landing spots for Tony Romo.A look at possible landing spots for Tony Romo.

    With the new league year approaching in the NFL, the Tony Romo discussion is heating up. ESPN published an article on Thursday and put together a list of possible landing spots for the Cowboys quarterback. The two categories were realistic chance or long shot, but not impossible.

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    With the new league year approaching in the NFL, the Tony Romo discussion is heating up. ESPN published an article on Thursday and put together a list of possible landing spots for the Cowboys quarterback. The two categories were realistic chance or long shot, but not impossible.

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  • Sports WebXtra: Arp safety gets offer from Alabama

    Sports WebXtra: Arp safety gets offer from Alabama

    Thursday, February 9 2017 5:26 PM EST2017-02-09 22:26:29 GMT
    Alabama has offered Arp safety Demarvion Overshown.Alabama has offered Arp safety Demarvion Overshown.

    Nick Saban is trying to bring the top talent in East Texas to Tuscaloosa. Arp safety Demarvion Overshown revealed on his personal twitter account that he has received an offer from the University of Alabama.

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    Nick Saban is trying to bring the top talent in East Texas to Tuscaloosa. Arp safety Demarvion Overshown revealed on his personal twitter account that he has received an offer from the University of Alabama.

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  • Sports WebXtra: AT&T Pro-Am makes for exciting week

    Sports WebXtra: AT&T Pro-Am makes for exciting week

    Thursday, February 9 2017 5:16 PM EST2017-02-09 22:16:03 GMT
    Pros are paired with celebrities this week on the PGA Tour.Pros are paired with celebrities this week on the PGA Tour.

    This week on the PGA Tour, the pros are paired with celebrities. Guys like Jordan Spieth and Dustin Johnson still compete individually, but it is also a team concept. For instance, Speith and country singer Jake Owen are paired and can win an overall team award at the end of the event on Sunday.

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    This week on the PGA Tour, the pros are paired with celebrities. Guys like Jordan Spieth and Dustin Johnson still compete individually, but it is also a team concept. For instance, Speith and country singer Jake Owen are paired and can win an overall team award at the end of the event on Sunday.

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  • UT-Tyler baseball begins 2017 season with high hopes

    UT-Tyler baseball begins 2017 season with high hopes

    Wednesday, February 8 2017 11:39 PM EST2017-02-09 04:39:53 GMT
    UT-Tyler baseball begins the season ranked #18.UT-Tyler baseball begins the season ranked #18.

    With a name like Brent Porche now leading the UT-Tyler baseball program, the Patriots better get off to a fast start in 2017. We'll actually see what the 18th ranked team is all about right off the bat as UT-Tyler opens the season this weekend in Mississippi against the defending national champions.

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    With a name like Brent Porche now leading the UT-Tyler baseball program, the Patriots better get off to a fast start in 2017. We'll actually see what the 18th ranked team is all about right off the bat as UT-Tyler opens the season this weekend in Mississippi against the defending national champions.

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  • Whitehouse ISD breaks ground on new facilities

    Whitehouse ISD breaks ground on new facilities

    Wednesday, February 8 2017 11:13 PM EST2017-02-09 04:13:25 GMT
    Whitehouse ISD is building new facilities on campus.Whitehouse ISD is building new facilities on campus.

    Former Texas Tech quarterback Patrick Mahomes II  will miss out on The Star, but I think he's just fine heading to the NFL. Now if Mahomes returns to his high school this time next year, he will notice a big change at Whitehouse. The school district held a ground-breaking ceremony Wednesday afternoon and a few sports will soon get to play their home games on campus.

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    Former Texas Tech quarterback Patrick Mahomes II  will miss out on The Star, but I think he's just fine heading to the NFL. Now if Mahomes returns to his high school this time next year, he will notice a big change at Whitehouse. The school district held a ground-breaking ceremony Wednesday afternoon and a few sports will soon get to play their home games on campus.

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  • Sports WebXtra: Carthage running back racking in the offers

    Sports WebXtra: Carthage running back racking in the offers

    Wednesday, February 8 2017 9:21 PM EST2017-02-09 02:21:11 GMT
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    Carthage running back Keaontay Ingram has blown up on the recruiting trail after the Bulldogs took home the Class 4A Division I State Championship.  Ingram had looks previous to his appearance at AT&T Stadium, but nothing could have prepared the Class of 2018 for the offer flood that followed. Currently he has 15 FBS Division I opportunities to play at the next level.   Arkansas, Baylor, Iowa State, Kansas, Michigan, Minnesota, Missouri, Notre Dame, Oklahoma, Oklahoma ...More >>
    Carthage running back Keaontay Ingram has blown up on the recruiting trail after the Bulldogs took home the Class 4A Division I State Championship.  Ingram had looks previous to his appearance at AT&T Stadium, but nothing could have prepared the Class of 2018 for the offer flood that followed. Currently he has 15 FBS Division I opportunities to play at the next level.   Arkansas, Baylor, Iowa State, Kansas, Michigan, Minnesota, Missouri, Notre Dame, Oklahoma, Oklahoma ...More >>
  • Sports WebXtra: Jaylon Smith gets to work

    Sports WebXtra: Jaylon Smith gets to work

    Wednesday, February 8 2017 9:10 PM EST2017-02-09 02:10:29 GMT

    One Dallas Cowboy rookie making waves is not Dak Prescott or Ezekiel Elliot. Cowboys linebacker Jaylon Smith is back on the field working out.  Smith was picked 34th overall by the Cowboys in 2016, but spent this past season rehabbing. The former Notre Dame athlete suffered a knee injury in his last collegiate game, which resulted in nerve damage.  In a uplifting video on Twitter, Smith can be seen easily running a 4-cone drill designed to show off direction...

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    One Dallas Cowboy rookie making waves is not Dak Prescott or Ezekiel Elliot. Cowboys linebacker Jaylon Smith is back on the field working out.  Smith was picked 34th overall by the Cowboys in 2016, but spent this past season rehabbing. The former Notre Dame athlete suffered a knee injury in his last collegiate game, which resulted in nerve damage.  In a uplifting video on Twitter, Smith can be seen easily running a 4-cone drill designed to show off direction...

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  • Sports WebXtra: Baylor gets pay cut by Big 12

    Sports WebXtra: Baylor gets pay cut by Big 12

    Wednesday, February 8 2017 9:01 PM EST2017-02-09 02:01:35 GMT
    The Big 12 has decided that they have seen enough to do something about Baylor's sexual assault scandal allegations. But is it enough?  Cutting the Waco university's revenue distribution by 25 percent, the Bears Athletic department will lose out on $6 million a year.  The Big 12 will overturn their decision once they've seen enough change in the way Baylor's athletic department handles such matters.  While it's commendable that the conference has passed down some...More >>
    The Big 12 has decided that they have seen enough to do something about Baylor's sexual assault scandal allegations. But is it enough?  Cutting the Waco university's revenue distribution by 25 percent, the Bears Athletic department will lose out on $6 million a year.  The Big 12 will overturn their decision once they've seen enough change in the way Baylor's athletic department handles such matters.  While it's commendable that the conference has passed down some...More >>
  • Sports WebXtra: Patrick Mahomes updated draft projection

    Sports WebXtra: Patrick Mahomes updated draft projection

    Wednesday, February 8 2017 8:52 PM EST2017-02-09 01:52:42 GMT
    Weeks away from the 2017 NFL Combine, Whitehouse native and former Texas Tech quarterback Patrick Mahomes has not confirmed an invite to Indianapolis. However, he is still heavily being talked about as a top pick in the first or second round of the 2017 NFL Draft in April.  One of Mahomes strengths is the fact that he has the stature to run the ball and stay healthy. At 6'3 ft. and 230 lbs, Mahomes racked up 845 yards and 22 touchdowns on the ground. On the other side, it's...More >>
    Weeks away from the 2017 NFL Combine, Whitehouse native and former Texas Tech quarterback Patrick Mahomes has not confirmed an invite to Indianapolis. However, he is still heavily being talked about as a top pick in the first or second round of the 2017 NFL Draft in April.  One of Mahomes strengths is the fact that he has the stature to run the ball and stay healthy. At 6'3 ft. and 230 lbs, Mahomes racked up 845 yards and 22 touchdowns on the ground. On the other side, it's...More >>
  • Sports WebXtra: Texas Tech to hold spring game at The Star

    Sports WebXtra: Texas Tech to hold spring game at The Star

    Wednesday, February 8 2017 8:42 PM EST2017-02-09 01:42:54 GMT
    Texas Tech will hold its spring football game at The Star in Frisco.Texas Tech will hold its spring football game at The Star in Frisco.

    This is not a joke. Texas Tech athletic director Kirby Hocutt will hold a press conference on Thursday afternoon at the Cowboys headquarters to announce that the football program will hold its spring game at The Star in Frisco on April 1st.

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    This is not a joke. Texas Tech athletic director Kirby Hocutt will hold a press conference on Thursday afternoon at the Cowboys headquarters to announce that the football program will hold its spring game at The Star in Frisco on April 1st.

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  • Sports WebXtra: Another mock draft has Cowboys taking pass rusher

    Sports WebXtra: Another mock draft has Cowboys taking pass rusher

    Wednesday, February 8 2017 8:36 PM EST2017-02-09 01:36:19 GMT
    Another mock draft has the Cowboys taking Alabama's Tim Williams.Another mock draft has the Cowboys taking Alabama's Tim Williams.

    If there is one thing Cowboy fans can agree on, it's the fact the organization needs to draft defense in the upcoming draft. ESPN draft expert Todd McShay hoes indeed have Dallas taking a pass rusher in his second mock draft.

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    If there is one thing Cowboy fans can agree on, it's the fact the organization needs to draft defense in the upcoming draft. ESPN draft expert Todd McShay hoes indeed have Dallas taking a pass rusher in his second mock draft.

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  • Sports WebXtra: SFA men's hoops seeking revenge

    Sports WebXtra: SFA men's hoops seeking revenge

    Wednesday, February 8 2017 8:24 PM EST2017-02-09 01:24:43 GMT
    SFA puts the nations longest in-conference home win streak on the line Thursday night.SFA puts the nations longest in-conference home win streak on the line Thursday night.

    Despite its struggles on the road this year, the Stephen F. Austin men's basketball team is just one game out of first place in the Southland Conference Standings. One of the Jacks fours conference losses came at the hands of Incarnate Word and SFA hosts the Cardinals on Thursday night.

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    Despite its struggles on the road this year, the Stephen F. Austin men's basketball team is just one game out of first place in the Southland Conference Standings. One of the Jacks fours conference losses came at the hands of Incarnate Word and SFA hosts the Cardinals on Thursday night.

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  • Tatum Lady Eagles go perfect in the regular season

    Tatum Lady Eagles go perfect in the regular season

    Wednesday, February 8 2017 7:51 PM EST2017-02-09 00:51:01 GMT
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    Last night the Tatum Lady Eagles clinched their perfect 30-0 regular season with a 67-38 win over Center. Now we've seen perfect season's before here in East Texas, but this was a first for Head Coach Patricia Nelson and her Eagles.  "I wasn't even expecting it honestly, I just though we were going to have an okay season. But becoming undefeated really surprised me. I knew we all had the ability, but I'm just proud to be 30-0, undefeated," said Destiny Hicks, seni...More >>
    Last night the Tatum Lady Eagles clinched their perfect 30-0 regular season with a 67-38 win over Center. Now we've seen perfect season's before here in East Texas, but this was a first for Head Coach Patricia Nelson and her Eagles.  "I wasn't even expecting it honestly, I just though we were going to have an okay season. But becoming undefeated really surprised me. I knew we all had the ability, but I'm just proud to be 30-0, undefeated," said Destiny Hicks, seni...More >>
  • Sports WebXtra: Girls high school basketball update

    Sports WebXtra: Girls high school basketball update

    Tuesday, February 7 2017 10:42 PM EST2017-02-08 03:42:09 GMT
    Tyler Lee girls clinch a playoff spot.Tyler Lee girls clinch a playoff spot.

    Playoffs start in girls high school basketball next week and Tuesday night marked the end of the regular season. Over 15 teams from our region are ranked, but one squad had a shot at perfection. Number five Tatum entered the night at 29-0 on the year and the girls made program history by defeating Center 57 to 38 and went a perfect 30-0.

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    Playoffs start in girls high school basketball next week and Tuesday night marked the end of the regular season. Over 15 teams from our region are ranked, but one squad had a shot at perfection. Number five Tatum entered the night at 29-0 on the year and the girls made program history by defeating Center 57 to 38 and went a perfect 30-0.

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  • Sports WebXtra: Rangers sign Napoli to one-year deal

    Sports WebXtra: Rangers sign Napoli to one-year deal

    Tuesday, February 7 2017 10:28 PM EST2017-02-08 03:28:33 GMT
    Mike Napoli has signed a one-year with Texas.Mike Napoli has signed a one-year with Texas.

    The Rangers have agreed to a one-year dear with first baseman and designated hitter Mike Napoli. The 35 year-old set career highs in home runs and RBI's last year with the Indians.

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    The Rangers have agreed to a one-year dear with first baseman and designated hitter Mike Napoli. The 35 year-old set career highs in home runs and RBI's last year with the Indians.

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  • Sports WebXtra: Browns release East Texan Josh McCown

    Sports WebXtra: Browns release East Texan Josh McCown

    Tuesday, February 7 2017 10:15 PM EST2017-02-08 03:15:12 GMT
    Josh McCown has been released by the Browns.Josh McCown has been released by the Browns.

    In NFL news, the Browns have released quarterback Josh MCcown. The Jacksonville product spent the last two seasons in Cleveland and appeared in 13 games with 11 starts.

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    In NFL news, the Browns have released quarterback Josh MCcown. The Jacksonville product spent the last two seasons in Cleveland and appeared in 13 games with 11 starts.

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  • After weird offseason Tyrell Jenkins ready for spring training

    After weird offseason Tyrell Jenkins ready for spring training

    Monday, February 6 2017 11:55 PM EST2017-02-07 04:55:24 GMT
    Tyrell Jenkins will try and earn a spot in the Padres starting rotation.Tyrell Jenkins will try and earn a spot in the Padres starting rotation.

    With football season in the books, the next big thing in professional sports to look forward to is Major League Baseball spring training. Notable names such as Josh Tomlin and Brandon Belt have been putting in work at APEC in Tyler this offseason, and the East Texans should show out in 2017. But another guy from our region with some big league experience could have a solid year.

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    With football season in the books, the next big thing in professional sports to look forward to is Major League Baseball spring training. Notable names such as Josh Tomlin and Brandon Belt have been putting in work at APEC in Tyler this offseason, and the East Texans should show out in 2017. But another guy from our region with some big league experience could have a solid year.

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  • TAPPS teams in Tyler battle for district championships and number one seed

    TAPPS teams in Tyler battle for district championships and number one seed

    Monday, February 6 2017 11:50 PM EST2017-02-07 04:50:18 GMT
    All Saints battled Bishop Gorman for a district title on Monday night.All Saints battled Bishop Gorman for a district title on Monday night.

    During the regular season, the Bishop Gorman and number five All Saints boys basketball teams split their two meetings. So to determine the outright district champion and number one seed in the playoffs, the two rivals squared off on Monday night.

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    During the regular season, the Bishop Gorman and number five All Saints boys basketball teams split their two meetings. So to determine the outright district champion and number one seed in the playoffs, the two rivals squared off on Monday night.

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