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  • Pound the Stone: Tyler Lee off to a 3-0 start

    Pound the Stone: Tyler Lee off to a 3-0 start

    Monday, September 18 2017 10:01 PM EDT2017-09-19 02:01:52 GMT
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    Coming into 'Week 4' of the season at 3-0 isn't easy, just ask the Tyler Lee Red Raiders. Previous to 2017, the Red Raiders hadn't experienced a perfect start in 14 years.  "We're definitely not finished, but it was relieving just to get through the preseason. It's obviously a big deal, but it's not district. We still have work to accomplish," said Chance Amie, Tyler Lee quarterback. The Red Raiders will open up district play this Friday again...More >>
    Coming into 'Week 4' of the season at 3-0 isn't easy, just ask the Tyler Lee Red Raiders. Previous to 2017, the Red Raiders hadn't experienced a perfect start in 14 years.  "We're definitely not finished, but it was relieving just to get through the preseason. It's obviously a big deal, but it's not district. We still have work to accomplish," said Chance Amie, Tyler Lee quarterback. The Red Raiders will open up district play this Friday again...More >>
  • Week 4 Schedules

    Week 4 Schedules

    Monday, September 18 2017 4:39 PM EDT2017-09-18 20:39:16 GMT

    Here are the schedules for Week 4. Find out who your team is playing.

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    Here are the schedules for Week 4. Find out who your team is playing.

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  • Cowboys' Elliott accused of quitting; Garrett plans chat

    Cowboys' Elliott accused of quitting; Garrett plans chat

    Monday, September 18 2017 8:32 PM EDT2017-09-19 00:32:03 GMT
    Tuesday, September 19 2017 8:44 AM EDT2017-09-19 12:44:07 GMT
    Ezekiel Elliott accused of quitting by Hall of Fame running back LaDainian Tomlinson in Dallas' 42-17 loss to Denver.More >>
    Ezekiel Elliott accused of quitting by Hall of Fame running back LaDainian Tomlinson in Dallas' 42-17 loss to Denver.More >>
  • Texas judge denies NFL bid to reinstate Elliott suspension

    Texas judge denies NFL bid to reinstate Elliott suspension

    Monday, September 18 2017 2:02 PM EDT2017-09-18 18:02:09 GMT
    Tuesday, September 19 2017 2:34 AM EDT2017-09-19 06:34:29 GMT
    A federal judge in Texas has denied the NFL's request to suspend his injunction that blocked a six-game suspension for Dallas Cowboys running back Ezekiel Elliott.More >>
    A federal judge in Texas has denied the NFL's request to suspend his injunction that blocked a six-game suspension for Dallas Cowboys running back Ezekiel Elliott.More >>
  • Honors keep rolling in for SFA's Alize Ward

    Honors keep rolling in for SFA's Alize Ward

    Monday, September 18 2017 11:24 PM EDT2017-09-19 03:24:08 GMT
    SFA celebrates after win on Saturday.SFA celebrates after win on Saturday.

    After receiving Southland Conference Defensive Player of the Week honors this morning, sophomore safety Alize Ward has been named STATS FCS Defensive Player of the Week, the agency announced Monday afternoon..

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    After receiving Southland Conference Defensive Player of the Week honors this morning, sophomore safety Alize Ward has been named STATS FCS Defensive Player of the Week, the agency announced Monday afternoon..

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  • Broncos' 42-17 crushing of Cowboys shows they're back

    Broncos' 42-17 crushing of Cowboys shows they're back

    Monday, September 18 2017 2:12 AM EDT2017-09-18 06:12:02 GMT
    Monday, September 18 2017 2:53 PM EDT2017-09-18 18:53:09 GMT
    The Denver Broncos relished the chance to go against the Cowboys' star-studded offense.More >>
    The Denver Broncos relished the chance to go against the Cowboys' star-studded offense.More >>
  • Ward’s Pick-Six Lifts Lumberjacks over Incarnate Word

    Ward’s Pick-Six Lifts Lumberjacks over Incarnate Word

    Monday, September 18 2017 12:00 AM EDT2017-09-18 04:00:03 GMT
    NACOGDOCHES, Texas – Sophomore safety Alize Ward intercepted Incarnate Word’s Sean Brophy on a flea flicker pass with 16 seconds remaining and returned it 70 yards for a touchdown as time expired, lifting Stephen F. Austin to a 37-31 victory in the Lumberjacks’ Southland Conference opener. Trailing 31-21 with under nine minutes left, SFA (1-2, 1-0 Southland) scored 16 unanswered points in the final eight and a half minutes of play to top the visiting Cardinals (...More >>
    NACOGDOCHES, Texas – Sophomore safety Alize Ward intercepted Incarnate Word’s Sean Brophy on a flea flicker pass with 16 seconds remaining and returned it 70 yards for a touchdown as time expired, lifting Stephen F. Austin to a 37-31 victory in the Lumberjacks’ Southland Conference opener. Trailing 31-21 with under nine minutes left, SFA (1-2, 1-0 Southland) scored 16 unanswered points in the final eight and a half minutes of play to top the visiting Cardinals (...More >>
  • Catch 22: Indians rally, win AL-record 22nd straight game

    Catch 22: Indians rally, win AL-record 22nd straight game

    Thursday, September 14 2017 10:48 PM EDT2017-09-15 02:48:28 GMT
    Friday, September 15 2017 2:33 PM EDT2017-09-15 18:33:40 GMT
    Indians rally for win No. 22 in a row, beat Royals 3-2 on Bruce's single in 10th.More >>
    Indians rally for win No. 22 in a row, beat Royals 3-2 on Bruce's single in 10th.More >>
  • Watson runs for TD, leads Texans over Bengals 13-9 in debut

    Watson runs for TD, leads Texans over Bengals 13-9 in debut

    Thursday, September 14 2017 11:48 PM EDT2017-09-15 03:48:31 GMT
    Friday, September 15 2017 3:00 AM EDT2017-09-15 07:00:18 GMT
    Deshaun Watson ran 49 yards for a touchdown in his first NFL start led the Houston Texans' depleted offense to a clinching field goal in the closing minutes for a 13-9 victory over the Cincinnati Bengals, who have...More >>
    Deshaun Watson ran 49 yards for a touchdown in his first NFL start led the Houston Texans' depleted offense to a clinching field goal in the closing minutes for a 13-9 victory over the Cincinnati Bengals, who have yet to score a touchdown.More >>
  • Walker Larue prepares for Pebble Beach in Tyler

    Walker Larue prepares for Pebble Beach in Tyler

    Thursday, September 14 2017 9:33 PM EDT2017-09-15 01:33:18 GMT
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    Almost four years ago, Walker Larue had his moment. The moment he realized what he wanted to do for the rest of his life.  "We went out and played a couple of holes and I had told my dad, I remember this specifically, on the second hole I wanted to play golf for the rest of my life. That was the sport I was meant to be in," said Walker Larue, 17 year old golfer and Whitehouse native.  But the journey to get there wasn't as easy as stepping out on the green. ...

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    Almost four years ago, Walker Larue had his moment. The moment he realized what he wanted to do for the rest of his life.  "We went out and played a couple of holes and I had told my dad, I remember this specifically, on the second hole I wanted to play golf for the rest of my life. That was the sport I was meant to be in," said Walker Larue, 17 year old golfer and Whitehouse native.  But the journey to get there wasn't as easy as stepping out on the green. ...

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  • Carthage visits Whitehouse in the Red Zone game of the week

    Carthage visits Whitehouse in the Red Zone game of the week

    Wednesday, September 13 2017 11:57 PM EDT2017-09-14 03:57:52 GMT
    Carthage visits Whitehouse in the game of the week.Carthage visits Whitehouse in the game of the week.

    Leading up to both Lufkin vs. Longview, and Tatum vs. Henderson, we heard all the head coaches talk about the importance of playing elite competition in non-district action. Well the theme continues in the Red Zone game week for week three, as number one Carthage from Class 4A Division I is set to visit East Texas and 5A foe Whitehouse.

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    Leading up to both Lufkin vs. Longview, and Tatum vs. Henderson, we heard all the head coaches talk about the importance of playing elite competition in non-district action. Well the theme continues in the Red Zone game week for week three, as number one Carthage from Class 4A Division I is set to visit East Texas and 5A foe Whitehouse.

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  • Texans LB Brian Cushing suspended 10 games by NFL

    Texans LB Brian Cushing suspended 10 games by NFL

    By BARRY WILNER AP Pro Football Writer Houston Texans linebacker Brian Cushing has been suspended for 10 games by the NFL for violating the league's performance enhancers policy.More >>
    By BARRY WILNER AP Pro Football Writer Houston Texans linebacker Brian Cushing has been suspended for 10 games by the NFL for violating the league's performance enhancers policy.More >>
  • Cushing coaches and staff to appear in front of UIL after altercation with Hawkins

    Cushing coaches and staff to appear in front of UIL after altercation with Hawkins

    Wednesday, September 13 2017 5:58 PM EDT2017-09-13 21:58:08 GMT

    Another day brings another day of updates in the Cushing ISD and Hawkins ISD investigation by the University Interscholastic League. CISD Superintendent Michael Davis confirmed on Wednesday morning that he will be going to Austin with his staff to meet with UIL officials and Hawkins ISD staff as well. According to Davis the incident all started Friday night after Cushing beat the Hawks 22-20 on the last play of the game. Davis said while the team was celebrating and lining up for a ...

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    Another day brings another day of updates in the Cushing ISD and Hawkins ISD investigation by the University Interscholastic League. CISD Superintendent Michael Davis confirmed on Wednesday morning that he will be going to Austin with his staff to meet with UIL officials and Hawkins ISD staff as well. According to Davis the incident all started Friday night after Cushing beat the Hawks 22-20 on the last play of the game. Davis said while the team was celebrating and lining up for a ...

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  • Tyler Lee golfer Annaka Watts preparing for chance of a lifetime

    Tyler Lee golfer Annaka Watts preparing for chance of a lifetime

    Wednesday, September 13 2017 12:15 AM EDT2017-09-13 04:15:14 GMT
    Watts is preparing for an event at Pebble Beach later this month.Watts is preparing for an event at Pebble Beach later this month.

    Golf is a sport that requires concentration, precision, and patience. Early in her life, Annaka Watts displayed a lot of fortitude while dealing with seizures. Named after female golfing legend Annika Sorenstam for more of the person she is off the course, Watts has ironically excelled at the game as well. Annaka's parents Cindy and Ron never knew their daughter would be on the verge of stardom, but the 16 year-old is about to get the opportunity of a lifetime.

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    Golf is a sport that requires concentration, precision, and patience. Early in her life, Annaka Watts displayed a lot of fortitude while dealing with seizures. Named after female golfing legend Annika Sorenstam for more of the person she is off the course, Watts has ironically excelled at the game as well. Annaka's parents Cindy and Ron never knew their daughter would be on the verge of stardom, but the 16 year-old is about to get the opportunity of a lifetime.

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  • Bishop Gorman earns the Red Zone Game Ball for week 2

    Bishop Gorman earns the Red Zone Game Ball for week 2

    Tuesday, September 12 2017 11:55 PM EDT2017-09-13 03:55:24 GMT
    Gorman defeated White Oak and earned the Red Zone Game Ball.Gorman defeated White Oak and earned the Red Zone Game Ball.

    Last Friday's back and forth contest between White Oak and Bishop Gorman featured three lead changes, and the Crusaders battled back from a deficit on two different occasions to earn a big win in the end 39 to 29. The victory means new head coach Randy McFarlin and company are now 2 -0 on the young year. Gorman received the Red Zone game ball for week two and we'll have that presentation as always on Friday evening before we turn the page to week three.

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    Last Friday's back and forth contest between White Oak and Bishop Gorman featured three lead changes, and the Crusaders battled back from a deficit on two different occasions to earn a big win in the end 39 to 29. The victory means new head coach Randy McFarlin and company are now 2 -0 on the young year. Gorman received the Red Zone game ball for week two and we'll have that presentation as always on Friday evening before we turn the page to week three.

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  • The Pack looking for redemption against John Tyler

    The Pack looking for redemption against John Tyler

    Tuesday, September 12 2017 11:14 PM EDT2017-09-13 03:14:16 GMT
    It has been almost exactly nine months since the John Tyler Lions ended the 2016 season for the Lufkin Panthers in the Bi-District Playoffs. Ever since that loss the team has been hard at work looking for redemption. "Lufkin pretty much has a lot of rivalries with the teams they face," running back Isaiah Phillips said. "Everyone wants to beat Lufkin. I have only been here since the start of high school. I learned about this rivalry with JT my sophomore year." &...More >>
    It has been almost exactly nine months since the John Tyler Lions ended the 2016 season for the Lufkin Panthers in the Bi-District Playoffs. Ever since that loss the team has been hard at work looking for redemption. "Lufkin pretty much has a lot of rivalries with the teams they face," running back Isaiah Phillips said. "Everyone wants to beat Lufkin. I have only been here since the start of high school. I learned about this rivalry with JT my sophomore year." &...More >>
  • Nacogdoches Dragons staying positive through tough non-district schedule

    Nacogdoches Dragons staying positive through tough non-district schedule

    Tuesday, September 12 2017 6:57 PM EDT2017-09-12 22:57:41 GMT
    Despite being 0-2, Coach Bobby Reyes is confident in the direction his team is going. The team lost games to Kilgore and Lufkin. Both were road games. The team opener does not get any easier. Tyler Lee, out of 6A will be paying the Dragons a visit on Friday night. "Lee is coming in at 2-0," Reyes said. "They are riding a high right now. We just got to get better and play better offensively and defensively. We are still young. We make a lot of mistakes. Last week we pl...More >>
    Despite being 0-2, Coach Bobby Reyes is confident in the direction his team is going. The team lost games to Kilgore and Lufkin. Both were road games. The team opener does not get any easier. Tyler Lee, out of 6A will be paying the Dragons a visit on Friday night. "Lee is coming in at 2-0," Reyes said. "They are riding a high right now. We just got to get better and play better offensively and defensively. We are still young. We make a lot of mistakes. Last week we pl...More >>
  • Bradford, Vikings cruise past Saints 29-19 in opener

    Bradford, Vikings cruise past Saints 29-19 in opener

    Monday, September 11 2017 10:37 PM EDT2017-09-12 02:37:41 GMT
    Tuesday, September 12 2017 1:59 AM EDT2017-09-12 05:59:49 GMT
    Sam Bradford throws for three TDs as Minnesota Vikings cruise past New Orleans Saints 29-19.More >>
    Sam Bradford throws for three TDs as Minnesota Vikings cruise past New Orleans Saints 29-19.More >>
  • Cushing players, coach looking to move on after incident with Hawkins

    Cushing players, coach looking to move on after incident with Hawkins

    Monday, September 11 2017 11:45 PM EDT2017-09-12 03:45:04 GMT
    (Source: KTRE Sports Staff)(Source: KTRE Sports Staff)

    Hawkins police say no legal action will be taken by the department following an on-field altercation between the Hawkins and Cushing varsity football teams Friday night. 

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    Hawkins police say no legal action will be taken by the department following an on-field altercation between the Hawkins and Cushing varsity football teams Friday night. 

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  • NFL moving quickly to reverse halt on Elliott's 6-game ban

    NFL moving quickly to reverse halt on Elliott's 6-game ban

    Monday, September 11 2017 12:27 PM EDT2017-09-11 16:27:31 GMT
    Monday, September 11 2017 10:39 PM EDT2017-09-12 02:39:59 GMT
    The NFL is moving quickly to reverse a federal judge's decision that blocked the league's six-game suspension of Dallas running back Ezekiel Elliott in a domestic violence case.More >>
    The NFL is moving quickly to reverse a federal judge's decision that blocked the league's six-game suspension of Dallas running back Ezekiel Elliott in a domestic violence case.More >>
  • Witten, Elliott lead as Cowboys stifle Giants 19-3 in opener

    Witten, Elliott lead as Cowboys stifle Giants 19-3 in opener

    Monday, September 11 2017 12:07 AM EDT2017-09-11 04:07:06 GMT
    Monday, September 11 2017 12:30 PM EDT2017-09-11 16:30:59 GMT
    Jason Witten scored the only touchdown while breaking the franchise record for yards receiving and the Dallas defense shackled a New York offense missing Odell Beckham Jr. in the Cowboys' 19-3 season-opening...More >>
    Jason Witten scored the only touchdown while breaking the franchise record for yards receiving and the Dallas defense shackled a New York offense missing Odell Beckham Jr. in the Cowboys' 19-3 season-opening victory over the Giants.More >>
  • Fournette, strong defense lead Jaguars over Texans 29-7

    Fournette, strong defense lead Jaguars over Texans 29-7

    Sunday, September 10 2017 4:32 PM EDT2017-09-10 20:32:46 GMT
    Leonard Fournette ran for 100 yards and a touchdown in his NFL debut, and Jacksonville had 10 sacks and forced four turnovers to help the Jaguars to a 29-7 win over the Houston Texans on Sunday.More >>
    Leonard Fournette ran for 100 yards and a touchdown in his NFL debut, and Jacksonville had 10 sacks and forced four turnovers to help the Jaguars to a 29-7 win over the Houston Texans on Sunday.More >>
  • Saturday Night Lights Wrap: Tyler Lee, Harmony, and Waskom

    Saturday Night Lights Wrap: Tyler Lee, Harmony, and Waskom

    Saturday, September 9 2017 11:34 PM EDT2017-09-10 03:34:46 GMT
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    For the second week in a row high school football fans got a treat with Saturday match-ups.  In the Christus Trinity Mother Frances Classic, Tyler Lee hosted Corsicana. Meanwhile in Longview, Harmony and Waskom went toe to toe. Check out the video for highlights and results.  Copyright 2017 KLTV. All rights reserved.More >>
    For the second week in a row high school football fans got a treat with Saturday match-ups.  In the Christus Trinity Mother Frances Classic, Tyler Lee hosted Corsicana. Meanwhile in Longview, Harmony and Waskom went toe to toe. Check out the video for highlights and results.  Copyright 2017 KLTV. All rights reserved.More >>
  • Hicks-Sutton combo helps SMU beat N Texas 54-32

    Hicks-Sutton combo helps SMU beat N Texas 54-32

    Saturday, September 9 2017 11:05 PM EDT2017-09-10 03:05:12 GMT
    Ben Hicks threw four touchdown passes to Courtland Sutton, Xavier Jones ran for two scores, and Southern Methodist beat North Texas 54-32 on Saturday to win its second straight.More >>
    Ben Hicks threw four touchdown passes to Courtland Sutton, Xavier Jones ran for two scores, and Southern Methodist beat North Texas 54-32 on Saturday to win its second straight.More >>
  • BREAKING:

    ESPN: Ezekiel Elliott eligible to play indefinitely after judge grants temporary restraining order

    ESPN: Ezekiel Elliott to eligible to play indefinitely after judge grants temporary restraining order

    Ezekiel Elliott (Source: Ezekiel Elliott/ Facebook)Ezekiel Elliott (Source: Ezekiel Elliott/ Facebook)

    Dallas Cowboys running back Ezekiel Elliot is now eligible to play indefinitely after a judge approved a temporary restraining order. 

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    Dallas Cowboys running back Ezekiel Elliot is now eligible to play indefinitely after a judge approved a temporary restraining order. 

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  • Judge blocks Elliott's 6-game suspension over domestic case

    Judge blocks Elliott's 6-game suspension over domestic case

    Friday, September 8 2017 6:29 PM EDT2017-09-08 22:29:39 GMT

    By SCHUYLER DIXON AP Pro Football Writer             A federal judge has blocked Dallas Cowboys star Ezekiel Elliott's six-game suspension over a domestic violence case, setting the stage for a potentially lengthy legal fight with the NFL.             Last year's league rushing leader was already cleared to play in the opener against the New York Giants on Sunday night before ...

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    By SCHUYLER DIXON AP Pro Football Writer             A federal judge has blocked Dallas Cowboys star Ezekiel Elliott's six-game suspension over a domestic violence case, setting the stage for a potentially lengthy legal fight with the NFL.             Last year's league rushing leader was already cleared to play in the opener against the New York Giants on Sunday night before ...

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  • Whitehouse defeats Chapel Hill; John Tyler excited for home opener

    Whitehouse defeats Chapel Hill; John Tyler excited for home opener

    Thursday, September 7 2017 11:52 PM EDT2017-09-08 03:52:46 GMT
    Whitehouse defeated Chapel Hill 28 to 14.Whitehouse defeated Chapel Hill 28 to 14.

    Whitehouse and Chapel Kill kicked off Week 2 of the high school football season in style on Thursday night at Rose stadium. The Lake Tyler rivals are the opening game of the 14th annual Trinity Mother Frances Football Classic.

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    Whitehouse and Chapel Kill kicked off Week 2 of the high school football season in style on Thursday night at Rose stadium. The Lake Tyler rivals are the opening game of the 14th annual Trinity Mother Frances Football Classic.

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  • Texas QB Buechele a game-day decision with sore shoulder

    Texas QB Buechele a game-day decision with sore shoulder

    Texas starting quarterback Shane Buechele did not throw in practice again Thursday because of a bruised shoulder and coach Tom Herman says his status against San Jose State will be a game-day decision.More >>
    Texas starting quarterback Shane Buechele did not throw in practice again Thursday because of a bruised shoulder and coach Tom Herman says his status against San Jose State will be a game-day decision.More >>
  • Whitehouse and Chapel Hill square off on Thursday night

    Whitehouse and Chapel Hill square off on Thursday night

    Wednesday, September 6 2017 11:52 PM EDT2017-09-07 03:52:40 GMT
    Whitehouse has won five in a row over Chapel Hill.Whitehouse has won five in a row over Chapel Hill.

    Guess what, week two gets underway Thursday night as Lake Tyler rivals Whitehouse and Chapel Hill are set to meet at Rose Stadium to kick off the 14th annual Trinity Mother Frances Football Classic.

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    Guess what, week two gets underway Thursday night as Lake Tyler rivals Whitehouse and Chapel Hill are set to meet at Rose Stadium to kick off the 14th annual Trinity Mother Frances Football Classic.

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  • Keeping the streak alive: Gilmer wins season opener for 16th straight year

    Keeping the streak alive: Gilmer wins season opener for 16th straight year

    Wednesday, September 6 2017 11:46 PM EDT2017-09-07 03:46:54 GMT
    Gilmer won its season opener for the 16th straight year.Gilmer won its season opener for the 16th straight year.

    Every week we give away a Red Zone game ball to a team that either makes the biggest statement, or pulls off an upset. In this case, second ranked Gilmer gets rewarded for keeping the streak alive. We'll have the presentation for you on Friday night, but for now, the Buckeyes are all smiles on the practice field after winning their season opener for the 16th year in a row.

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    Every week we give away a Red Zone game ball to a team that either makes the biggest statement, or pulls off an upset. In this case, second ranked Gilmer gets rewarded for keeping the streak alive. We'll have the presentation for you on Friday night, but for now, the Buckeyes are all smiles on the practice field after winning their season opener for the 16th year in a row.

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  • Cowboys happy to have Elliott, prepared to play without him

    Cowboys happy to have Elliott, prepared to play without him

    Wednesday, September 6 2017 5:47 PM EDT2017-09-06 21:47:39 GMT
    Ezekiel Elliott has practiced fully for the first time since leaving the Dallas Cowboys for a lengthy - and ultimately unsuccessful - appeal of his six-game suspension over a domestic violence case.More >>
    Ezekiel Elliott has practiced fully for the first time since leaving the Dallas Cowboys for a lengthy - and ultimately unsuccessful - appeal of his six-game suspension over a domestic violence case.More >>
  • Red Zone game of the week: Tatum and Henderson meet for second straight year

    Red Zone game of the week: Tatum and Henderson meet for second straight year

    Wednesday, September 6 2017 12:24 AM EDT2017-09-06 04:24:11 GMT
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    Separated by just under 20 miles, Tatum and Henderson will tangle for the second straight year. Now we can call it a rivalry based on proximity, but this match-up is really new. The Lions won last years contest 45 to 13, and are the favorites on paper once again. But the Eagles have made a lot of progress under now second year head coach Craig Barker, who just happened to be Henderson's offensive coordinator in 2010 when the program won a state title. There are plent...

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    Separated by just under 20 miles, Tatum and Henderson will tangle for the second straight year. Now we can call it a rivalry based on proximity, but this match-up is really new. The Lions won last years contest 45 to 13, and are the favorites on paper once again. But the Eagles have made a lot of progress under now second year head coach Craig Barker, who just happened to be Henderson's offensive coordinator in 2010 when the program won a state title. There are plent...

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  • Ezekiel Elliott 6-game suspension upheld by Harold Henderson

    Ezekiel Elliott 6-game suspension upheld by Harold Henderson

    Tuesday, September 5 2017 8:49 PM EDT2017-09-06 00:49:26 GMT

    Dallas Cowboys running back Ezekiel Elliott and his representatives are in Sherman, Texas today for a federal court hearing.

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    Dallas Cowboys running back Ezekiel Elliott and his representatives are in Sherman, Texas today for a federal court hearing.

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  • Gladewater injured player back at home, Red Zone game of the week announced

    Gladewater injured player back at home, Red Zone game of the week announced

    Monday, September 4 2017 9:03 PM EDT2017-09-05 01:03:45 GMT
    Tatum at Henderson is the Red Zone game of the week for week two.Tatum at Henderson is the Red Zone game of the week for week two.

    Between a last second game winning touchdown for Bishop Gorman, and Kurt Traylor picking up his first victory as the head coach of Tyler Lee, week one of the high school football season certainly did not disappoint. But on a more serious note, I am pleased to report that Gladewater's Rasheed Scott is back home and feeling a lot better..

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    Between a last second game winning touchdown for Bishop Gorman, and Kurt Traylor picking up his first victory as the head coach of Tyler Lee, week one of the high school football season certainly did not disappoint. But on a more serious note, I am pleased to report that Gladewater's Rasheed Scott is back home and feeling a lot better..

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  • 9th grader collapses during Rains ISD football practice, dies at hospital

    9th grader collapses during Rains ISD football practice, dies at hospital

    Monday, September 4 2017 5:09 PM EDT2017-09-04 21:09:09 GMT
    (Source: Facebook)(Source: Facebook)

    The Rains ISD family is saddened by the sudden death of one of their student athletes.

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    The Rains ISD family is saddened by the sudden death of one of their student athletes.

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  • Saturday Night Lights - All Saints, Brook Hill and more

    Saturday Night Lights - All Saints, Brook Hill and more

    Saturday, September 2 2017 11:48 PM EDT2017-09-03 03:48:06 GMT
    KLTV StaffKLTV Staff
    Week 1 of high school football returning to East Texas was not over Friday night as multiple TAPPS teams kept the action going through the weekend. In the annual Azalea Classic, All Saints took on A-Plus Academy at T.K. Gormans' McCallum Stadium. Trojans quarterback Tanner Towns stole the show running in the first two touchdowns of the night. Trojans would go on to beat the Knights 56-16. In Bullard, Brook Hill hosted a team from Canada as apart of their annual Warrior Bowl. Ro...More >>
    Week 1 of high school football returning to East Texas was not over Friday night as multiple TAPPS teams kept the action going through the weekend. In the annual Azalea Classic, All Saints took on A-Plus Academy at T.K. Gormans' McCallum Stadium. Trojans quarterback Tanner Towns stole the show running in the first two touchdowns of the night. Trojans would go on to beat the Knights 56-16. In Bullard, Brook Hill hosted a team from Canada as apart of their annual Warrior Bowl. Ro...More >>
  • Dallas Cowboys cut Jacksonville native from 53-man roster

    Dallas Cowboys cut Jacksonville native from 53-man roster

    Saturday, September 2 2017 4:39 PM EDT2017-09-02 20:39:21 GMT
    McCown at Dallas Cowboys training campMcCown at Dallas Cowboys training camp
    The Dallas Cowboys sliced and diced to reach the NFL's 53-man roster limit by Saturday’s 3 p.m. deadline. The franchise made 38 moves, including the release of pro quarterback and Jacksonville native Luke McCown.  McCown will still receive his $80,000 signing bonus and &170,000 of his salary, totaling to $250,000 in guaranteed money.   Here is the Cowboys’ full list of roster moves to reach the league’s 53-man limit:   Waived DE ...More >>
    The Dallas Cowboys sliced and diced to reach the NFL's 53-man roster limit by Saturday’s 3 p.m. deadline. The franchise made 38 moves, including the release of pro quarterback and Jacksonville native Luke McCown.  McCown will still receive his $80,000 signing bonus and &170,000 of his salary, totaling to $250,000 in guaranteed money.   Here is the Cowboys’ full list of roster moves to reach the league’s 53-man limit:   Waived DE ...More >>
  • Red Zone Rundown: Winona is building something special

    Red Zone Rundown: Winona is building something special

    Friday, September 1 2017 12:23 AM EDT2017-09-01 04:23:51 GMT
    Winona is coming off its best season since the mid 1980's.Winona is coming off its best season since the mid 1980's.

    It wasn't too long ago, the Winona couldn't buy a win, but now the Wildcats are district title contenders. In head coach Keylon Kincade's first year in 2014, Winona went just 1-9. Last year, the Wildcats were 8-6 and advanced all the way to the state quarterfinals.

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    It wasn't too long ago, the Winona couldn't buy a win, but now the Wildcats are district title contenders. In head coach Keylon Kincade's first year in 2014, Winona went just 1-9. Last year, the Wildcats were 8-6 and advanced all the way to the state quarterfinals.

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  • Special moment takes place in Hughes Springs; Thursday night highlights and scores

    Special moment takes place in Hughes Springs; Thursday night highlights and scores

    Friday, September 1 2017 12:18 AM EDT2017-09-01 04:18:43 GMT
    Grace wins its season opener.Grace wins its season opener.

    Known as "Double J," Justin is a special needs student at Hughes Springs. He suffered a traumatic brain injury when he was four, but has always been involved with the Mustangs as their manager. Well Thursday night, Justin got to suit up and take the field. On the first play of the game, the 6 foot 9 star took the ball and broke straight for the end zone.

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    Known as "Double J," Justin is a special needs student at Hughes Springs. He suffered a traumatic brain injury when he was four, but has always been involved with the Mustangs as their manager. Well Thursday night, Justin got to suit up and take the field. On the first play of the game, the 6 foot 9 star took the ball and broke straight for the end zone.

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  • Texas Tech to donate $100 to relief fund for every point it scores on Saturday

    Texas Tech to donate $100 to relief fund for every point it scores on Saturday

    Wednesday, August 30 2017 11:56 PM EDT2017-08-31 03:56:34 GMT
    If Coutee scores, it helps Harvey flood victims.If Coutee scores, it helps Harvey flood victims.

    Texas Tech announced Wednesday afternoon that the athletics department will donate $100 to Hurricane Harvey relief efforts for every point the Red Raiders score in Saturday's season opener against Eastern Washington.

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    Texas Tech announced Wednesday afternoon that the athletics department will donate $100 to Hurricane Harvey relief efforts for every point the Red Raiders score in Saturday's season opener against Eastern Washington.

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  • 80th meeting between Lufkin and Longview is the Red Zone game of the week

    80th meeting between Lufkin and Longview is the Red Zone game of the week

    Wednesday, August 30 2017 11:52 PM EDT2017-08-31 03:52:43 GMT
    Lufkin and Longview is the Red Zone game of the week.Lufkin and Longview is the Red Zone game of the week.

    For the fourth straight year, rivals Longview and lufkin are opening the season against each other on Friday night at Lobo Stadium. And as in past seasons, it's our Red Zone game of the week. This will be the 80th meeting between the two storied programs, and the Lobos lead the all time series by just one game.

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    For the fourth straight year, rivals Longview and lufkin are opening the season against each other on Friday night at Lobo Stadium. And as in past seasons, it's our Red Zone game of the week. This will be the 80th meeting between the two storied programs, and the Lobos lead the all time series by just one game.

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  • BREAKING

    Cowboys vs Texans game canceled

    Cowboys vs Texans game canceled

    Wednesday, August 30 2017 12:00 PM EDT2017-08-30 16:00:44 GMT

    The NFL is canceling a Thursday preseason game between the Texans and the Cowboys, according to ESPN sources.

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    The NFL is canceling a Thursday preseason game between the Texans and the Cowboys, according to ESPN sources.

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  • Red Zone Rundown: White Oak gunning for third straight double-digit win season

    Red Zone Rundown: White Oak gunning for third straight double-digit win season

    Wednesday, August 30 2017 12:06 AM EDT2017-08-30 04:06:12 GMT
    Hood is back at quarterback for White Oak in 2017.Hood is back at quarterback for White Oak in 2017.

    Week 1 of the high school football season is just days away and we continue our Red Zone rundown with White Oak. He may compete in Class 3A, but Heath Hood belongs in the conversation as one of the best quarterbacks in all of East Texas.

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    Week 1 of the high school football season is just days away and we continue our Red Zone rundown with White Oak. He may compete in Class 3A, but Heath Hood belongs in the conversation as one of the best quarterbacks in all of East Texas.

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  • East Texans appear all over college depth charts

    East Texans appear all over college depth charts

    Tuesday, August 29 2017 11:59 PM EDT2017-08-30 03:59:48 GMT
    Coutee and Cantrell are starters for Texas Tech.Coutee and Cantrell are starters for Texas Tech.

    With Week 1 of the college football season here, programs across the country are releasing their depth charts. As you would expect, East Texans are all over the the two-deep rosters. It would take two minutes to list everyone, but over 20 guys from the region are listed as either a starter or back-ups for..

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    With Week 1 of the college football season here, programs across the country are releasing their depth charts. As you would expect, East Texans are all over the the two-deep rosters. It would take two minutes to list everyone, but over 20 guys from the region are listed as either a starter or back-ups for..

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  • Proceeds from Cowboys-Texans preseason game going to flood victims; Houston postpones game

    Proceeds from Cowboys-Texans preseason game going to flood victims; Houston postpones game

    Tuesday, August 29 2017 11:55 PM EDT2017-08-30 03:55:33 GMT
    Proceeds from preseason game going to relief efforts in Houston.Proceeds from preseason game going to relief efforts in Houston.

    All tickets to the Texans and Cowboys preseason game on Thursday at AT&T Stadium in Arlington are now on sale for $25. Parking can also be purchased for the same price. And here's the best part, the contest is serving as a fundraiser for relief efforts in the greater Houston area.

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    All tickets to the Texans and Cowboys preseason game on Thursday at AT&T Stadium in Arlington are now on sale for $25. Parking can also be purchased for the same price. And here's the best part, the contest is serving as a fundraiser for relief efforts in the greater Houston area.

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  • Nacogdoches hoping to return to playoffs in 2017

    Nacogdoches hoping to return to playoffs in 2017

    Monday, August 28 2017 11:50 PM EDT2017-08-29 03:50:59 GMT
    Dragons are hoping to snap a two-year playoff drought.Dragons are hoping to snap a two-year playoff drought.

    Let's talk high school football now. We continue our Red Zone Rundown with Nacogdoches. Not too long ago, the Dragons were a push over and considered an easy win. But, that is not the case anymore.

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    Let's talk high school football now. We continue our Red Zone Rundown with Nacogdoches. Not too long ago, the Dragons were a push over and considered an easy win. But, that is not the case anymore.

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  • Josh McCown named Jets starting quarterback

    Josh McCown named Jets starting quarterback

    Monday, August 28 2017 11:46 PM EDT2017-08-29 03:46:12 GMT
    McCown is the Jets starting quarterback.McCown is the Jets starting quarterback.

    Despite only playing one series this preseason, Josh McCown has been named the starting quarterback for the jets season opener on September 10th against Buffalo..

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    Despite only playing one series this preseason, Josh McCown has been named the starting quarterback for the jets season opener on September 10th against Buffalo..

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  • High school, college, and NFL games changed/moved due to Hurricane Harvey

    High school, college, and NFL games changed/moved due to Hurricane Harvey

    Monday, August 28 2017 6:47 PM EDT2017-08-28 22:47:38 GMT
    Game changes can be found in the article.Game changes can be found in the article.

    High school, college, and pro football games are being moved and postponed.

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    High school, college, and pro football games are being moved and postponed.

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  • Japan run-rules Lufkin, takes World Championship in 12-2 win over Lufkin

    Japan run-rules Lufkin, takes World Championship in 12-2 win over Lufkin

    Sunday, August 27 2017 8:01 PM EDT2017-08-28 00:01:53 GMT

    The Lufkin Little League All-Stars will be taking on a team from Japan with success since 2001 in the Little League World Series.

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    The Lufkin Little League All-Stars will be taking on a team from Japan with success since 2001 in the Little League World Series.

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  • Red Zone Rundown: Palestine and Pittsburg are two teams looking for the same results in 2017

    Red Zone Rundown: Palestine and Pittsburg are two teams looking for the same results in 2017

    Friday, August 25 2017 11:51 PM EDT2017-08-26 03:51:30 GMT
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    Palestine may have missed the playoffs in 2016, but this year's plans are to bring the doom to the "District of Doom."  Returning the majority of their upper-class talent they have also discovered some fresh faces. Case in point, sophomore running back Jeremiah Davis. Head Coach Robby Clark believes that his third season with these athletes will be the year all the hard work comes together; reminding opponents that last season's 2-5 district r...More >>
    Palestine may have missed the playoffs in 2016, but this year's plans are to bring the doom to the "District of Doom."  Returning the majority of their upper-class talent they have also discovered some fresh faces. Case in point, sophomore running back Jeremiah Davis. Head Coach Robby Clark believes that his third season with these athletes will be the year all the hard work comes together; reminding opponents that last season's 2-5 district r...More >>
  • East Texans have fun at SMU event

    East Texans have fun at SMU event

    Friday, August 25 2017 12:28 AM EDT2017-08-25 04:28:53 GMT
    Bell and Medlock with coach Morris.Bell and Medlock with coach Morris.

    You got to love SMU head football coach Chad Morris' reaction, "Oh Gosh." But being an Edgewood native, Morris knows all about Beast Texas. Morris invited the entire 2017 signing class over to his house Thursday night and Bishop Gorman product and wide receiver Judah Bell along with running back and former Arp star Kayce Medlock were all over the SMU football twitter account.

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    You got to love SMU head football coach Chad Morris' reaction, "Oh Gosh." But being an Edgewood native, Morris knows all about Beast Texas. Morris invited the entire 2017 signing class over to his house Thursday night and Bishop Gorman product and wide receiver Judah Bell along with running back and former Arp star Kayce Medlock were all over the SMU football twitter account.

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  • Red Zone Rundown: Gladewater eyes deeper postseason run in 2017

    Red Zone Rundown: Gladewater eyes deeper postseason run in 2017

    Friday, August 25 2017 12:02 AM EDT2017-08-25 04:02:43 GMT
    Davis carries the ball during practice.Davis carries the ball during practice.

    Let's switch to the gridiron now and feature Gladewater on Thursday night's Red Zone Rundown. This program has made the playoffs four years in a row, and all signs point to the Bears returning to the postseason in 2017. Here's where Gladewater can be better.

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    Let's switch to the gridiron now and feature Gladewater on Thursday night's Red Zone Rundown. This program has made the playoffs four years in a row, and all signs point to the Bears returning to the postseason in 2017. Here's where Gladewater can be better.

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  • Lufkin takes 14-4 win over Connecticut to advance to US Championship in LLWS

    Lufkin takes 14-4 win over Connecticut to advance to US Championship in LLWS

    Thursday, August 24 2017 10:50 PM EDT2017-08-25 02:50:28 GMT

    The Lufkin Little League All-Stars have taken a 14-4 win over Connecticut to advance to the US Championship of the Little League World Series.

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    The Lufkin Little League All-Stars have taken a 14-4 win over Connecticut to advance to the US Championship of the Little League World Series.

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  • Lufkin falls to North Carolina in extra innings

    Lufkin falls to North Carolina in extra innings

    Thursday, August 24 2017 12:03 AM EDT2017-08-24 04:03:16 GMT

    In just less than an hour, the Lufkin Little League All-Stars face off against a North Carolina squad which has yet to give up a hit in the Little League World Series.

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    In just less than an hour, the Lufkin Little League All-Stars face off against a North Carolina squad which has yet to give up a hit in the Little League World Series.

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  • Brook Hill product A.J. Minter called up by Braves

    Brook Hill product A.J. Minter called up by Braves

    Wednesday, August 23 2017 11:58 PM EDT2017-08-24 03:58:38 GMT
    Minter has been called up by the Braves.Minter has been called up by the Braves.

    East Texan A.J. Minter is now a Major League Baseball pitcher.

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    East Texan A.J. Minter is now a Major League Baseball pitcher.

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  • Red Zone Rundown: Grace apart of Tyler Classic; ready for 2017 under a new coach

    Red Zone Rundown: Grace apart of Tyler Classic; ready for 2017 under a new coach

    Wednesday, August 23 2017 11:55 PM EDT2017-08-24 03:55:46 GMT
    Grace is in the 12th annual Tyler Football Classic.Grace is in the 12th annual Tyler Football Classic.

    To be a sportscast, football has to be in it somewhere during this time of year. A luncheon for the 12th annual Tyler Football Classic was held at Bishop Gorman Wednesday afternoon. All three games involving Grace, All Saints, and the Crusaders will take place at Gorman during Week 1. The Cougars take on Waxahachie Life Thursday, Gorman faces East Texas foe Garrison on Friday, and then All Saints plays A+ academy on Saturday.

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    To be a sportscast, football has to be in it somewhere during this time of year. A luncheon for the 12th annual Tyler Football Classic was held at Bishop Gorman Wednesday afternoon. All three games involving Grace, All Saints, and the Crusaders will take place at Gorman during Week 1. The Cougars take on Waxahachie Life Thursday, Gorman faces East Texas foe Garrison on Friday, and then All Saints plays A+ academy on Saturday.

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  • Playing for more than wins: TJC head football coach Danny Palmer prepares for a great season on the field, while battling cancer off the field

    Playing for more than wins: TJC head football coach Danny Palmer prepares for a great season on the field, while battling cancer off the field

    Wednesday, August 23 2017 7:45 PM EDT2017-08-23 23:45:24 GMT
    KLTV StaffKLTV Staff
    Leading the offense is TCU transfer quarterback Brennen Wooten, along with Nicholas Gerber who is fresh off of setting the Texas high school single-season records for passing yards (5,617) and touchdowns (77).  There is no reason TJC shouldn't reach the end-zone.  "Brennen Wooten came in here as a big leader, coaching everybody up. I feel like we have a good offensive unit," said Joseph Ward, Apache sophomore wide receiver.  "Nick Gerber comin...More >>
    Leading the offense is TCU transfer quarterback Brennen Wooten, along with Nicholas Gerber who is fresh off of setting the Texas high school single-season records for passing yards (5,617) and touchdowns (77).  There is no reason TJC shouldn't reach the end-zone.  "Brennen Wooten came in here as a big leader, coaching everybody up. I feel like we have a good offensive unit," said Joseph Ward, Apache sophomore wide receiver.  "Nick Gerber comin...More >>
  • SFA men's basketball releases 2017-2018 schedule

    SFA men's basketball releases 2017-2018 schedule

    Wednesday, August 23 2017 7:05 PM EDT2017-08-23 23:05:22 GMT
    SFA basketball has released its schedule.SFA basketball has released its schedule.

    Featuring the program's largest slate of home games in over three decades, second-year head coach Kyle Keller unveiled the Stephen F. Austin men's basketball team's complete 2017-18 schedule Wednesday afternoon.

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    Featuring the program's largest slate of home games in over three decades, second-year head coach Kyle Keller unveiled the Stephen F. Austin men's basketball team's complete 2017-18 schedule Wednesday afternoon.

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  • Red Zone Rundown: Joe Drennon takes over Hallsville, Bobcats buy in to win.

    Red Zone Rundown: Joe Drennon takes over Hallsville, Bobcats buy in to win.

    Tuesday, August 22 2017 11:37 PM EDT2017-08-23 03:37:34 GMT
    KLTV StaffKLTV Staff
    "I really loved wearing the orange when I wore it, but I'm awful glad to wearing purple and gold right now. Kids did a great job of being here all summer long. That in itself tells me they want to be successful," said Joe Drennon, Bobcats head football coach. It journey won't be easy. The Hallsville Bobcats are coming off a rough 2016 season where they only came out victorious twice.  "We can't control what's gone on it the past. What we got to do ...More >>
    "I really loved wearing the orange when I wore it, but I'm awful glad to wearing purple and gold right now. Kids did a great job of being here all summer long. That in itself tells me they want to be successful," said Joe Drennon, Bobcats head football coach. It journey won't be easy. The Hallsville Bobcats are coming off a rough 2016 season where they only came out victorious twice.  "We can't control what's gone on it the past. What we got to do ...More >>
  • Aggies working to be better toward the end of the season

    Aggies working to be better toward the end of the season

    Tuesday, August 22 2017 10:35 PM EDT2017-08-23 02:35:42 GMT
    Sumlin is trying to make sure A&M finishes strong in 2017.Sumlin is trying to make sure A&M finishes strong in 2017.

    On Monday the Associated Press released its top 25 preseason poll for college football. And for the third straight year, Texas A&M didn't make the cut. Starting fast though and moving their way up the polls in recent seasons hasn't been the problem. In fact, the Aggies, who have over a dozen East Texans on the roster, were number four in the initial playoff rankings last year.

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    On Monday the Associated Press released its top 25 preseason poll for college football. And for the third straight year, Texas A&M didn't make the cut. Starting fast though and moving their way up the polls in recent seasons hasn't been the problem. In fact, the Aggies, who have over a dozen East Texans on the roster, were number four in the initial playoff rankings last year.

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  • Mahomes and Watson have been impressive, but won't take over starting role

    Mahomes and Watson have been impressive, but won't take over starting role

    Tuesday, August 22 2017 10:27 PM EDT2017-08-23 02:27:14 GMT
    Mahomes has been impressive, but won't take over starting role.Mahomes has been impressive, but won't take over starting role.

    The NFL preseason is pretty boring. We can honest about that. But, it has been fun to see rookie quarterbacks Patrick Mahomes and Deshaun Watson play well for their respective teams.

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    The NFL preseason is pretty boring. We can honest about that. But, it has been fun to see rookie quarterbacks Patrick Mahomes and Deshaun Watson play well for their respective teams.

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  • Red Zone Rundown: Pearson teaching Brownsboro to play fast, hard, and physical

    Red Zone Rundown: Pearson teaching Brownsboro to play fast, hard, and physical

    Tuesday, August 22 2017 10:08 PM EDT2017-08-23 02:08:49 GMT
    Pearson is the new head coach in Brownsboro.Pearson is the new head coach in Brownsboro.

    With Jason Hooker leaving this offseason to take over at Chapel Hill, Brownsboro has a new man in charge. And their the focus of Tuesday night' s Red Zone Rundown. After helping Waskom win back to back state titles in 2014 and 2015 as an assistant, Greg Pearson decided to accept his first head coaching job and lead the Bears.

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    With Jason Hooker leaving this offseason to take over at Chapel Hill, Brownsboro has a new man in charge. And their the focus of Tuesday night' s Red Zone Rundown. After helping Waskom win back to back state titles in 2014 and 2015 as an assistant, Greg Pearson decided to accept his first head coaching job and lead the Bears.

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  • Texas governor throws support behind Thundering 13

    Texas governor throws support behind Thundering 13

    Tuesday, August 22 2017 5:47 PM EDT2017-08-22 21:47:36 GMT
    Source: FacebookSource: Facebook

    A Texas official is throwing his support behind a little league team as they work to bring home the Little League World Series title. 

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    A Texas official is throwing his support behind a little league team as they work to bring home the Little League World Series title. 

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  • Red Zone Rundown: Fall camp critical for Henderson as it tries to replace a lot of talent

    Red Zone Rundown: Fall camp critical for Henderson as it tries to replace a lot of talent

    Monday, August 21 2017 11:14 PM EDT2017-08-22 03:14:49 GMT
    Hall is back to lead Henderson in 2017.Hall is back to lead Henderson in 2017.

    Fall camp is a critical for every high school football program in East Texas, but when you only have one returning starter on offense, preseason practices become a little important. Featured on Monday night's Red Zone rundown, Henderson has a lot of talent to replace and knows capturing a third double-digit win season since 2014 won't be easy.

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    Fall camp is a critical for every high school football program in East Texas, but when you only have one returning starter on offense, preseason practices become a little important. Featured on Monday night's Red Zone rundown, Henderson has a lot of talent to replace and knows capturing a third double-digit win season since 2014 won't be easy.

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  • Lufkin All-Stars advance in winner's bracket after 6-3 win over Conn.

    Lufkin All-Stars advance in winner's bracket after 6-3 win over Conn.

    Monday, August 21 2017 4:54 AM EDT2017-08-21 08:54:28 GMT

    The Lufkin All-Stars are less than an hour away from their second game of the Little League World Series.

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    The Lufkin All-Stars advance in the winner's bracket after a 6-3 win over Connecticut Sunday afternoon.

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  • SFA Breakdown: Running game shines in weekend scrimmage

    SFA Breakdown: Running game shines in weekend scrimmage

    Saturday, August 19 2017 11:49 PM EDT2017-08-20 03:49:07 GMT
    SFA AthleticsSFA Athletics
    SFA Athletics Release  With temperatures once again in the mid-90's and a heat index over 100 degrees, the Stephen F. Austin football team took to Homer Bryce Stadium Saturday afternoon for the Lumberjacks' second scrimmage of fall camp. Playing in full pads for just the third time of the preseason, SFA ran 110 total plays in an open-field scrimmage that lasted about 1.5 hours.   "I think overall when we go back and look at it, how we ran the football and how we broke ...More >>
    SFA Athletics Release  With temperatures once again in the mid-90's and a heat index over 100 degrees, the Stephen F. Austin football team took to Homer Bryce Stadium Saturday afternoon for the Lumberjacks' second scrimmage of fall camp. Playing in full pads for just the third time of the preseason, SFA ran 110 total plays in an open-field scrimmage that lasted about 1.5 hours.   "I think overall when we go back and look at it, how we ran the football and how we broke ...More >>
  • ETBU picked third in preseason football poll

    ETBU picked third in preseason football poll

    Saturday, August 19 2017 11:46 PM EDT2017-08-20 03:46:26 GMT
    ETBU Athletics Release  The 2017 college football season has arrived and along with that comes preseason polls. The American Southwest Conference just released preseason poll for the upcoming season and East Texas Baptist University is predicted to finish in third place. ETBU collected 214 points and is 13 points ahead of fourth-place Sul Ross State. Last season, the Tigers started the season 5-0 for the first time in program history before finishing at 7-3. They were also rank...More >>
    ETBU Athletics Release  The 2017 college football season has arrived and along with that comes preseason polls. The American Southwest Conference just released preseason poll for the upcoming season and East Texas Baptist University is predicted to finish in third place. ETBU collected 214 points and is 13 points ahead of fourth-place Sul Ross State. Last season, the Tigers started the season 5-0 for the first time in program history before finishing at 7-3. They were also rank...More >>
  • John Tyler receives donation for local lawyer to help upgrade helmets

    John Tyler receives donation for local lawyer to help upgrade helmets

    Friday, August 18 2017 11:14 PM EDT2017-08-19 03:14:50 GMT
    KLTV StaffKLTV Staff
    The John Tyler Lions always seem to look sharp in their uniforms. But thanks to East Texas lawyer Keith Miller, the Lions will look better and play safer. Helmets that advertise lowering the impact of hits, and possibly reduce the amount of concussions, come with a hefty price-tag. Miller's donation of 7,500 dollars, will go to help the lions cover that cost. "Keith Miller's been a big sponsor of John Tyler High School football program for years now.  I know it's...More >>
    The John Tyler Lions always seem to look sharp in their uniforms. But thanks to East Texas lawyer Keith Miller, the Lions will look better and play safer. Helmets that advertise lowering the impact of hits, and possibly reduce the amount of concussions, come with a hefty price-tag. Miller's donation of 7,500 dollars, will go to help the lions cover that cost. "Keith Miller's been a big sponsor of John Tyler High School football program for years now.  I know it's...More >>
  • Red Zone Rundown: Kilgore looks to a pair of Bulldogs speed to up offense

    Red Zone Rundown: Kilgore looks to a pair of Bulldogs speed to up offense

    Friday, August 18 2017 11:08 PM EDT2017-08-19 03:08:11 GMT
    KLTV StaffKLTV Staff
    The last time we talked about the Kilgore Bulldogs, quarterback Buddy Jackson and wide receiver Jonathan Shepherd were apart of the 800-meter relay team that won gold at the 2017 state track meet. But today they are back in the pads, and looking to turn their speed into touchdowns.  Competing in District 9-4A, Kilgore has always had a strong run game that helped them become the 2016 District Champs. However, in order to surpass their opponents this season, including Carthag...More >>
    The last time we talked about the Kilgore Bulldogs, quarterback Buddy Jackson and wide receiver Jonathan Shepherd were apart of the 800-meter relay team that won gold at the 2017 state track meet. But today they are back in the pads, and looking to turn their speed into touchdowns.  Competing in District 9-4A, Kilgore has always had a strong run game that helped them become the 2016 District Champs. However, in order to surpass their opponents this season, including Carthag...More >>
  • Red Zone Rundown: Bullard has pieces to prove preseason predictions wrong

    Red Zone Rundown: Bullard has pieces to prove preseason predictions wrong

    Friday, August 18 2017 12:16 AM EDT2017-08-18 04:16:48 GMT
    Bullard is ready to compete for a playoff spot in the District of Doom.Bullard is ready to compete for a playoff spot in the District of Doom.

    Once again, we are giving you two Red Zone rundowns for the price of one. Just like in Lindale, the Bullard players are learning a new head coach during fall camp. East Texas native Scott Callaway is now in charge of the Panthers program.

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    Once again, we are giving you two Red Zone rundowns for the price of one. Just like in Lindale, the Bullard players are learning a new head coach during fall camp. East Texas native Scott Callaway is now in charge of the Panthers program.

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  • Red Zone Rundown: Lindale has a unique, but fun situation within the coaching staff

    Red Zone Rundown: Lindale has a unique, but fun situation within the coaching staff

    Friday, August 18 2017 12:09 AM EDT2017-08-18 04:09:50 GMT
    Cochran is the head coach, but AD Maddox is the off. coordinator.Cochran is the head coach, but AD Maddox is the off. coordinator.

    With the smallest enrollment in District 17-5A, and really across the entire classification, Lindale could use that as an excuse for a sub-par season. But under defensive coordinator, turned head coach Chris Cochran, that won't be the case.

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    With the smallest enrollment in District 17-5A, and really across the entire classification, Lindale could use that as an excuse for a sub-par season. But under defensive coordinator, turned head coach Chris Cochran, that won't be the case.

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  • Lufkin takes LLWS opener, 5-1

    Lufkin takes LLWS opener, 5-1

    Thursday, August 17 2017 10:08 PM EDT2017-08-18 02:08:20 GMT

    Lufkin made a tremendous debut in their first-ever trip to the Little League World Series in a 5-1 win over Michigan.

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    Lufkin made a tremendous debut in their first-ever trip to the Little League World Series in a 5-1 win over Michigan.

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  • Jason Witten to have college football award named after him

    Jason Witten to have college football award named after him

    Thursday, August 17 2017 12:14 AM EDT2017-08-17 04:14:28 GMT
    Witten to have college football award named after him.Witten to have college football award named after him.

    The inaugural Jason Witten Collegiate Man of the Year, presented by Albertsons and Tom Thumb, will be awarded at the conclusion of the 2017 college football season. The award will recognize the College Football Bowl Subdivision player who has demonstrated a record of leadership by exhibiting exceptional courage, integrity and sportsmanship both on and off the field.

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    The inaugural Jason Witten Collegiate Man of the Year, presented by Albertsons and Tom Thumb, will be awarded at the conclusion of the 2017 college football season. The award will recognize the College Football Bowl Subdivision player who has demonstrated a record of leadership by exhibiting exceptional courage, integrity and sportsmanship both on and off the field.

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  • Red Zone Rundown: Jacksonville looking to take next step as a program

    Red Zone Rundown: Jacksonville looking to take next step as a program

    Thursday, August 17 2017 12:10 AM EDT2017-08-17 04:10:25 GMT
    Jacksonville is gunning for back to back playoff appearances.Jacksonville is gunning for back to back playoff appearances.

    You want two Red Zone rundowns on Wednesday night, well here we go and let's stay in District 17-5A for the next preview. No one gave them a real chance, but Jacksonville crashed the postseason party last year by defeating Nacogdoches in the final week of the regular season. The Indians failed to earn their first playoff win since 2004, but a three-year playoff drought was snapped.

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    You want two Red Zone rundowns on Wednesday night, well here we go and let's stay in District 17-5A for the next preview. No one gave them a real chance, but Jacksonville crashed the postseason party last year by defeating Nacogdoches in the final week of the regular season. The Indians failed to earn their first playoff win since 2004, but a three-year playoff drought was snapped.

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  • Red Zone Rundown: Whitehouse knows offense must be more consistent to win district title

    Red Zone Rundown: Whitehouse knows offense must be more consistent to win district title

    Wednesday, August 16 2017 11:58 PM EDT2017-08-17 03:58:46 GMT
    Whitehouse is looking forward to the 2017 campaign.Whitehouse is looking forward to the 2017 campaign.

    According to Dave Campbell's Texas Football Magazine, Whitehouse will finish second in 17-5A this coming season. We'll see how it all shakes out, but the good news is, the Wildcats appear to be district title contenders once again. Since winning 12 games in 2013, head coach Adam Cook and company have racked up a total of 13 victories the past three seasons.

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    According to Dave Campbell's Texas Football Magazine, Whitehouse will finish second in 17-5A this coming season. We'll see how it all shakes out, but the good news is, the Wildcats appear to be district title contenders once again. Since winning 12 games in 2013, head coach Adam Cook and company have racked up a total of 13 victories the past three seasons.

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  • Former John Tyler & SFA wide receiver Justice Liggins signs with Colts

    Former John Tyler & SFA wide receiver Justice Liggins signs with Colts

    Wednesday, August 16 2017 12:11 AM EDT2017-08-16 04:11:18 GMT
    Liggins has been signed by the Colts.Liggins has been signed by the Colts.

     Former Stephen F. Austin wide receiver and current NFL free agent Justice Liggins (Tyler, Texas) has been signed by the Indianapolis Colts, the organization announced Tuesday afternoon.

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     Former Stephen F. Austin wide receiver and current NFL free agent Justice Liggins (Tyler, Texas) has been signed by the Indianapolis Colts, the organization announced Tuesday afternoon.

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  • Four East Texans appear on Earl Campbell Tyler Rose Award watch list

    Four East Texans appear on Earl Campbell Tyler Rose Award watch list

    Wednesday, August 16 2017 12:06 AM EDT2017-08-16 04:06:58 GMT
    Cantrell is on the Earl Campbell Tyler Rose Award watch list.Cantrell is on the Earl Campbell Tyler Rose Award watch list.

    The Earl Campbell Tyler Rose Award Watch List was announced today at the annual East Texas Kick Off Luncheon. This year's Watch List includes: -45 players from all 10 conferences..

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    The Earl Campbell Tyler Rose Award Watch List was announced today at the annual East Texas Kick Off Luncheon. This year's Watch List includes: -45 players from all 10 conferences..

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  • Red Zone Rundown: Lufkin looks to get past first round playoff hurdle

    Red Zone Rundown: Lufkin looks to get past first round playoff hurdle

    Tuesday, August 15 2017 11:59 PM EDT2017-08-16 03:59:48 GMT
    Jackson is back for Lufkin.Jackson is back for Lufkin.

    Like Longview, Lufkin is always talented. Before the Panthers begin District 12-6A action, they'll play a loaded East Texas schedule featuring the Lobos in week 1, followed by Nacogdoches and John Tyler. Normally a 7 and 4 campaign would be considered a success, but not in Panther nation. In fact, despite making the playoffs every year, Lufkin hasn't advanced past the first round since 2012.

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    Like Longview, Lufkin is always talented. Before the Panthers begin District 12-6A action, they'll play a loaded East Texas schedule featuring the Lobos in week 1, followed by Nacogdoches and John Tyler. Normally a 7 and 4 campaign would be considered a success, but not in Panther nation. In fact, despite making the playoffs every year, Lufkin hasn't advanced past the first round since 2012.

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  • Red Zone Rundown: Longview quarterback battle not yet decided

    Red Zone Rundown: Longview quarterback battle not yet decided

    Tuesday, August 15 2017 11:51 PM EDT2017-08-16 03:51:54 GMT
    Longview is looking for a new starting quarterback.Longview is looking for a new starting quarterback.

    Our Red Zone Rundown continues with the other two Class 6A programs in East Texas. In District 11-6A with John Tyler and Tyler Lee, who we featured Monday night, Longview figures to challenge for the league title in 2017. In fact, the Lobos and Lions shared the district championship a year ago. It's no secret, Longview is used to winning and it does so by running the football and playing sound defense.

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    Our Red Zone Rundown continues with the other two Class 6A programs in East Texas. In District 11-6A with John Tyler and Tyler Lee, who we featured Monday night, Longview figures to challenge for the league title in 2017. In fact, the Lobos and Lions shared the district championship a year ago. It's no secret, Longview is used to winning and it does so by running the football and playing sound defense.

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  • Dallas Cowboys running back Ezekiel Elliott appeals 6-game suspension

    Dallas Cowboys running back Ezekiel Elliott appeals 6-game suspension

    Tuesday, August 15 2017 6:09 PM EDT2017-08-15 22:09:00 GMT
    Ezekiel Elliott (Source: NFL.com)Ezekiel Elliott (Source: NFL.com)

    Cowboys running back Ezekiel Elliott has officially appealed a six-game suspension from the National Football League. 

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    Cowboys running back Ezekiel Elliott has officially appealed a six-game suspension from the National Football League. 

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  • Numerous East Texas programs in AP preseason poll

    Numerous East Texas programs in AP preseason poll

    Tuesday, August 15 2017 12:20 AM EDT2017-08-15 04:20:14 GMT
    Surratt and Carthage are ranked number one in Class 4A.Surratt and Carthage are ranked number one in Class 4A.

    Carthage head coach Scott Surratt calls it ink poisoning, but the Associated Press released it preseason poll Monday. As you would expect, the reigning Class 4A  Division I champions are number one in Class 4A.

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    Carthage head coach Scott Surratt calls it ink poisoning, but the Associated Press released it preseason poll Monday. As you would expect, the reigning Class 4A  Division I champions are number one in Class 4A.

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  • Red Zone Rundown: Tyler Lee to "Pound the Stone" during fall camp

    Red Zone Rundown: Tyler Lee to "Pound the Stone" during fall camp

    Tuesday, August 15 2017 12:07 AM EDT2017-08-15 04:07:18 GMT
    Amie at quarterback gives coach Traylor a great building block.Amie at quarterback gives coach Traylor a great building block.

    About seven miles away from John Tyler off the loop, Tyler Lee held its first practice of fall camp. Clayton George gave up on the Red Raiders program after just one season, but Tyler ISD athletic director Greg Priest connected on a Hail Mary by hiring Kurt Traylor in June.

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    About seven miles away from John Tyler off the loop, Tyler Lee held its first practice of fall camp. Clayton George gave up on the Red Raiders program after just one season, but Tyler ISD athletic director Greg Priest connected on a Hail Mary by hiring Kurt Traylor in June.

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  • Red Zone Rundown: John Tyler has plenty of returning talent; expectations remain high

    Red Zone Rundown: John Tyler has plenty of returning talent; expectations remain high

    Monday, August 14 2017 11:58 PM EDT2017-08-15 03:58:39 GMT
    Holmes and John Tyler have high expectations in 2017.Holmes and John Tyler have high expectations in 2017.

    Every high school football team in East Texas and the entire state is now in fall camp. And as always, John Tyler takes morning workouts to whole other level. Head coach Ricklan Holmes and company stepped foot on the turf at 5 a.m. sharp. Just like their normal practice routine, its a given, the Lions have high expectations entering 2017.

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    Every high school football team in East Texas and the entire state is now in fall camp. And as always, John Tyler takes morning workouts to whole other level. Head coach Ricklan Holmes and company stepped foot on the turf at 5 a.m. sharp. Just like their normal practice routine, its a given, the Lions have high expectations entering 2017.

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  • SFA holds first preseason scrimmage of the 2017 season

    SFA holds first preseason scrimmage of the 2017 season

    Saturday, August 12 2017 10:52 PM EDT2017-08-13 02:52:21 GMT
    SFA AthleticsSFA Athletics
    SFA Athletics Press Release  Despite a heat index over 110 degrees at the beginning of the afternoon, the Stephen F. Austin football team took to Homer Bryce Stadium Saturday for its first full-pad scrimmage of fall camp. The Lumberjacks ran 98 plays, primarily with the first and second teams, and worked on punting and field goal kicking as the offense wore white and the defense purple.   Wearing full pads and going into full-contact mode for just the second time of fall ca...More >>
    SFA Athletics Press Release  Despite a heat index over 110 degrees at the beginning of the afternoon, the Stephen F. Austin football team took to Homer Bryce Stadium Saturday for its first full-pad scrimmage of fall camp. The Lumberjacks ran 98 plays, primarily with the first and second teams, and worked on punting and field goal kicking as the offense wore white and the defense purple.   Wearing full pads and going into full-contact mode for just the second time of fall ca...More >>
  • Red Zone Rundown: Arp Tigers have reloaded on talent, ready to dominate District 9-3A for the second year

    Red Zone Rundown: Arp Tigers have reloaded on talent, ready to dominate District 9-3A for the second year

    Friday, August 11 2017 11:42 PM EDT2017-08-12 03:42:51 GMT
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    Tonight on the red zone rundown, we're taking a trip to the small town of Arp. The Tigers are coming off a magnificent 2016 campaign that ended one game short of a Class 3A Division II state championship appearance.  Competing in District 9-3A, the Tigers will meet fellow East Texas opponents West Rusk, Waskom, Beckville, Harleton, and Troup. Last season Arp ran the table thanks to running back Kaycee Medlock, who is currently fighting for a starting spot as a freshman at S...

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    Tonight on the red zone rundown, we're taking a trip to the small town of Arp. The Tigers are coming off a magnificent 2016 campaign that ended one game short of a Class 3A Division II state championship appearance.  Competing in District 9-3A, the Tigers will meet fellow East Texas opponents West Rusk, Waskom, Beckville, Harleton, and Troup. Last season Arp ran the table thanks to running back Kaycee Medlock, who is currently fighting for a starting spot as a freshman at S...

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  • Dallas Cowboys running back Ezekiel Elliott suspended for six games

    Dallas Cowboys running back Ezekiel Elliott suspended for six games

    Friday, August 11 2017 12:37 PM EDT2017-08-11 16:37:21 GMT

    Dallas Cowboys Ezekiel Elliott has been suspended for six games, the NFL announced Friday.

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    Dallas Cowboys Ezekiel Elliott has been suspended for six games, the NFL announced Friday.

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  • Former Cowboys fullback Daryl Johnston speaks at United Way luncheon

    Former Cowboys fullback Daryl Johnston speaks at United Way luncheon

    Friday, August 11 2017 12:13 AM EDT2017-08-11 04:13:29 GMT
    Johnston speaks at a United Way luncheon.Johnston speaks at a United Way luncheon.

    Depending on the event, some big names normally agree to come to the Rose City. The "Moose" was in Tyler Thursday for the annual United Way kickoff luncheon. Former Cowboys fullback and three-time Super Bowl champion Daryl Johnston spoke at the organization's big fundraiser at The Cascades.

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    Depending on the event, some big names normally agree to come to the Rose City. The "Moose" was in Tyler Thursday for the annual United Way kickoff luncheon. Former Cowboys fullback and three-time Super Bowl champion Daryl Johnston spoke at the organization's big fundraiser at The Cascades.

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  • Red Zone Rundown: Dual threat QB Moseley ready to lead Van for third straight year

    Red Zone Rundown: Dual threat QB Moseley ready to lead Van for third straight year

    Friday, August 11 2017 12:05 AM EDT2017-08-11 04:05:41 GMT
    Moseley is one of the best dual threat quarterbacks in East Texas.Moseley is one of the best dual threat quarterbacks in East Texas.

    Tonight we give two Red Zone rundowns for the price of one. And lets go from one great quarterback to another. Van's Garrett Moseley has turned into one the best dual threat QB's in the region and is entering his third year as the starter.

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    Tonight we give two Red Zone rundowns for the price of one. And lets go from one great quarterback to another. Van's Garrett Moseley has turned into one the best dual threat QB's in the region and is entering his third year as the starter.

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  • Red Zone Rundown: Aaron "Poppy" Brown can do a lot for Gilmer

    Red Zone Rundown: Aaron "Poppy" Brown can do a lot for Gilmer

    Thursday, August 10 2017 11:58 PM EDT2017-08-11 03:58:47 GMT
    Brown returns for senior campaign.Brown returns for senior campaign.

    For the second straight night, a program that can make a serious argument for being the best in East Texas is being featured on the Red Zone rundown. Since 2003, Gilmer has won at least 10 games in every season, except for one. Over the past 14 years, the Buckeyes have claimed three state championships, and played in a total five state titles games.

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    For the second straight night, a program that can make a serious argument for being the best in East Texas is being featured on the Red Zone rundown. Since 2003, Gilmer has won at least 10 games in every season, except for one. Over the past 14 years, the Buckeyes have claimed three state championships, and played in a total five state titles games.

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  • Lufkin All Stars make history and advance to Little League World Series

    Lufkin All Stars make history and advance to Little League World Series

    Thursday, August 10 2017 3:58 AM EDT2017-08-10 07:58:59 GMT
    Lufkin wins the Southwest region and advances to the Little League World Series.Lufkin wins the Southwest region and advances to the Little League World Series.

    It hasn't been a completely smooth ride, but the 12 and under Lufkin All Stars entered Wednesday night's championship game of the Southwest Regional tournament in Waco undefeated. Known as Texas East, the boys faced Texas West, a team from San Antonio. As we like to say, "Beast Texas" came through one more time. Lufkin defeated Texas West 2 to 1 to punch its ticket to the Little League World Series in Williamsport, Pennsylvania.

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    It hasn't been a completely smooth ride, but the 12 and under Lufkin All Stars entered Wednesday night's championship game of the Southwest Regional tournament in Waco undefeated. Known as Texas East, the boys faced Texas West, a team from San Antonio. As we like to say, "Beast Texas" came through one more time. Lufkin defeated Texas West 2 to 1 to punch its ticket to the Little League World Series in Williamsport, Pennsylvania.

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  • Red Zone Rundown: Carthage reloaded and ready to defend state title

    Red Zone Rundown: Carthage reloaded and ready to defend state title

    Thursday, August 10 2017 12:18 AM EDT2017-08-10 04:18:57 GMT
    Ingram prepares to take a handoff in practice.Ingram prepares to take a handoff in practice.

    In East Texas, high school football is king. There's no denying that. And its also fair to say Carthage is one of the best, if not the best program in the region. Every season comes with high expectations and coming off a Class 4A Division I state title in 2016 only adds fuel to the fire.

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    In East Texas, high school football is king. There's no denying that. And its also fair to say Carthage is one of the best, if not the best program in the region. Every season comes with high expectations and coming off a Class 4A Division I state title in 2016 only adds fuel to the fire.

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  • Texans to face Panthers and East Texans in preseason opener

    Texans to face Panthers and East Texans in preseason opener

    Wednesday, August 9 2017 12:04 AM EDT2017-08-09 04:04:48 GMT
    Dealing with an injury, Ross might not play in the Panthers preseason game.Dealing with an injury, Ross might not play in the Panthers preseason game.

    As for the Texans, they will play their preseason opener Wednesday night at Carolina. Defensive end J.J. Watt will suit up and play after missing all of 2016. Tom savage is getting the start at quarterback, but rookie Deshaun Watson will likely see a lot of time as well. Don't forget this, two East Texans play for the Panthers.

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    As for the Texans, they will play their preseason opener Wednesday night at Carolina. Defensive end J.J. Watt will suit up and play after missing all of 2016. Tom savage is getting the start at quarterback, but rookie Deshaun Watson will likely see a lot of time as well. Don't forget this, two East Texans play for the Panthers.

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  • Pair of defensive backs from East Texas continue to make plays in Longhorns fall camp

    Pair of defensive backs from East Texas continue to make plays in Longhorns fall camp

    Tuesday, August 8 2017 11:59 PM EDT2017-08-09 03:59:40 GMT
    Thompson makes a play during a scrimmage.Thompson makes a play during a scrimmage.

    At the collegiate level, Texas held its first scrimmage of fall camp over the weekend. With so much talent from the region playing in the Big 12, it is easy to point out the offensive playmakers. But a pair of defensive backs on the Longhorns roster will show up plenty on Saturday's. In fact Gilmer's Kris Boyd and Nacogdoches product Josh Thompson, who is just a freshman, have already been showing out during preseason practices.

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    At the collegiate level, Texas held its first scrimmage of fall camp over the weekend. With so much talent from the region playing in the Big 12, it is easy to point out the offensive playmakers. But a pair of defensive backs on the Longhorns roster will show up plenty on Saturday's. In fact Gilmer's Kris Boyd and Nacogdoches product Josh Thompson, who is just a freshman, have already been showing out during preseason practices.

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  • Red Zone Rundown: Chapel Hill Bulldogs prep their bite for 2017 season

    Red Zone Rundown: Chapel Hill Bulldogs prep their bite for 2017 season

    Tuesday, August 8 2017 8:46 PM EDT2017-08-09 00:46:19 GMT
    KLTV StaffKLTV Staff

    "It feels good man, we've been putting in the work since summertime. I'm just ready to put the pads on a play football," said Adrian Berry, Bulldog linebacker.  Competing in the "District of Doom" for the second consecutive year, the Chapel Hill Bulldogs are looking to make 2017 their comeback season.  

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    "It feels good man, we've been putting in the work since summertime. I'm just ready to put the pads on a play football," said Adrian Berry, Bulldog linebacker.  Competing in the "District of Doom" for the second consecutive year, the Chapel Hill Bulldogs are looking to make 2017 their comeback season.  

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  • 9 and under Bullard All Stars return home as champions

    9 and under Bullard All Stars return home as champions

    Tuesday, August 8 2017 12:12 AM EDT2017-08-08 04:12:14 GMT
    Bullard All Stars return home as champions.Bullard All Stars return home as champions.

    The nine and under Bullard All Stars have returned from the Dixie League World Series in Jackson Parish, Louisiana as champions. Going a perfect 6-0 in the tournament, we want to say congratulations to these young athletes!

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    The nine and under Bullard All Stars have returned from the Dixie League World Series in Jackson Parish, Louisiana as champions. Going a perfect 6-0 in the tournament, we want to say congratulations to these young athletes!

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  • Lufkin All-Stars advance to Southwest Regional tournament title game

    Lufkin All-Stars advance to Southwest Regional tournament title game

    Monday, August 7 2017 11:16 PM EDT2017-08-08 03:16:34 GMT
    Lufkin advances to the championship game with an 8-0 victory.Lufkin advances to the championship game with an 8-0 victory.

     Lufkin is trying to become the first team from East Texas to advance to the Little League World Series in Williamsport, Pennsylvania. After an epic come from behind win in the second round, Texas East got off to a hot start..

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     Lufkin is trying to become the first team from East Texas to advance to the Little League World Series in Williamsport, Pennsylvania. After an epic come from behind win in the second round, Texas East got off to a hot start..

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  • Mineola ready to prove Yellowjacket pride is still alive

    Mineola ready to prove Yellowjacket pride is still alive

    Monday, August 7 2017 10:53 PM EDT2017-08-08 02:53:40 GMT
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    "I like being the underdogs. I like proving people wrong, it's one of my favorite things to do. They can keep saying things and we'll just do what we do," said Cameron Sorenson, senior receiver. 

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    "I like being the underdogs. I like proving people wrong, it's one of my favorite things to do. They can keep saying things and we'll just do what we do," said Cameron Sorenson, senior receiver. 

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  • Texas East Prevails: Lufkin falls behind 7-0, comes back to win 11-10 in extra innings

    Texas East Prevails: Lufkin falls behind 7-0, comes back to win 11-10 in extra innings

    Saturday, August 5 2017 10:12 PM EDT2017-08-06 02:12:16 GMT

    After falling behind 7-0 on a tough start, the Lufkin All Stars battled back in what may be one day called the best Little League game ever. The team battled back in the 4th to tie it at 7. The game would go to extra innings  tied at 8. McAllister scored 2 in the top of the 7th. Lufkin tied the game with a home rub by Chandler Spencer. McAllister would later walk Connor Ross to load the bases. Lufkin would win when a passed ball allowed Malcolm Deason to score from Third. The g...

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    After falling behind 7-0 on a tough start, the Lufkin All Stars battled back in what may be one day called the best Little League game ever. The team battled back in the 4th to tie it at 7. The game would go to extra innings  tied at 8. McAllister scored 2 in the top of the 7th. Lufkin tied the game with a home rub by Chandler Spencer. McAllister would later walk Connor Ross to load the bases. Lufkin would win when a passed ball allowed Malcolm Deason to score from Third. The g...

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  • Red Zone Rundown: All Saints Trojans take a risk and decide to play as an independent in 2017

    Red Zone Rundown: All Saints Trojans take a risk and decide to play as an independent in 2017

    Friday, August 4 2017 11:15 PM EDT2017-08-05 03:15:54 GMT
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    It doesn't matter if you're watching six-man or Classification 6A football, in East Texas every level is competitive. With that said, when former TAPPS competitor All-Saints announced it's independence, it caught some attention.  "I'm just excited to play the game. At the beginning of the season I didn't even think we were going to have a football team to be honest. I'm just happy to be out here with everyone that has the heart to be out here ...More >>
    It doesn't matter if you're watching six-man or Classification 6A football, in East Texas every level is competitive. With that said, when former TAPPS competitor All-Saints announced it's independence, it caught some attention.  "I'm just excited to play the game. At the beginning of the season I didn't even think we were going to have a football team to be honest. I'm just happy to be out here with everyone that has the heart to be out here ...More >>
  • San Augustne's Q Borders makes verbal commitment to SFA

    San Augustne's Q Borders makes verbal commitment to SFA

    Friday, August 4 2017 10:33 PM EDT2017-08-05 02:33:27 GMT

    The SFA Lumberjacks can soon add another East Texas Wide Receiver to their list of incoming students.

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    The SFA Lumberjacks can soon add another East Texas Wide Receiver to their list of incoming students.

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  • Cannon Update: Mount Pleasant native KD Cannon signs with LA Rams

    Cannon Update: Mount Pleasant native KD Cannon signs with LA Rams

    Friday, August 4 2017 5:51 PM EDT2017-08-04 21:51:12 GMT
    KD Cannon signs with LA RamsKD Cannon signs with LA Rams

    On Friday, the Los Angeles Rams signed K.D. Cannon to their active roster. The Mount Pleasant native and former Baylor standout will join the team on their sixth day of training camp.  

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    On Friday, the Los Angeles Rams signed K.D. Cannon to their active roster. The Mount Pleasant native and former Baylor standout will join the team on their sixth day of training camp.  

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  • Camp Coverage: Jerry Jones excited for Hall of Fame festivities

    Camp Coverage: Jerry Jones excited for Hall of Fame festivities

    Thursday, August 3 2017 9:33 PM EDT2017-08-04 01:33:42 GMT
    Jerry Jones will be inducted into the Hall of Fame on Saturday.Jerry Jones will be inducted into the Hall of Fame on Saturday.

    For the sixth time in franchise history, the Cowboys are playing in the annual Hall of fame game in Canton, Ohio. Dallas is set to take on Arizona Thursday night in what will be its first of five preseason contests.

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    For the sixth time in franchise history, the Cowboys are playing in the annual Hall of fame game in Canton, Ohio. Dallas is set to take on Arizona Thursday night in what will be its first of five preseason contests.

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  • Lufkin All Stars win Southwest regional tournament opener

    Lufkin All Stars win Southwest regional tournament opener

    Thursday, August 3 2017 9:25 PM EDT2017-08-04 01:25:47 GMT
    Lufkin's 12U baseball team won its Southwest Regional opener.Lufkin's 12U baseball team won its Southwest Regional opener.

    On the baseball diamond, numerous Little League and Dixie League teams from East Texas have been showing out all summer. One squad has already returned home with a nine and under Dixie League title. The 12 and under team from Lufkin, also known as Texas East, deserves some serious attention right now.

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    On the baseball diamond, numerous Little League and Dixie League teams from East Texas have been showing out all summer. One squad has already returned home with a nine and under Dixie League title. The 12 and under team from Lufkin, also known as Texas East, deserves some serious attention right now.

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  • Red Zone Rundown: Brook Hill returns healthy and ready to rock 2017

    Red Zone Rundown: Brook Hill returns healthy and ready to rock 2017

    Thursday, August 3 2017 5:46 PM EDT2017-08-03 21:46:34 GMT
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    It was the year of the guard. After 6 weeks of play, Brook Hill was undefeated with zero signs of slowing down. That is until starting quarterback Hood Taylor went down with a season ending knee injury.   "We probably didn't do a good enough job last year of getting our number two and three ready. We are doing a better job of the this year," said Scott Ryle, Guard head football coach.  Going 1-5 in the second half of 2016, first year Head Coach Scott Ryle an...More >>
    It was the year of the guard. After 6 weeks of play, Brook Hill was undefeated with zero signs of slowing down. That is until starting quarterback Hood Taylor went down with a season ending knee injury.   "We probably didn't do a good enough job last year of getting our number two and three ready. We are doing a better job of the this year," said Scott Ryle, Guard head football coach.  Going 1-5 in the second half of 2016, first year Head Coach Scott Ryle an...More >>
  • Red Zone Rundown: QB Jake Smith and new HC McFarlin ready to lead Bishop Gorman

    Red Zone Rundown: QB Jake Smith and new HC McFarlin ready to lead Bishop Gorman

    Wednesday, August 2 2017 11:14 PM EDT2017-08-03 03:14:50 GMT
    Randy McFarlin is Gorman's new head coach.Randy McFarlin is Gorman's new head coach.

    Lets talk high school football now. Bishop Gorman is on the "Red Zone Rundown" for Thursday night. In the rain and mud, the Crusaders took the field for their second practice of fall camp under new head coach Randy McFarlin. The former head man at Whitehouse and Daingerfield takes over for Coby Gipson who left to be the offensive coordinator at Howard Payne. An offensive guy himself, McFarlin couldn't ask for a better quarterback to work with.

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    Lets talk high school football now. Bishop Gorman is on the "Red Zone Rundown" for Thursday night. In the rain and mud, the Crusaders took the field for their second practice of fall camp under new head coach Randy McFarlin. The former head man at Whitehouse and Daingerfield takes over for Coby Gipson who left to be the offensive coordinator at Howard Payne. An offensive guy himself, McFarlin couldn't ask for a better quarterback to work with.

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  • Camp Coverage: Preseason game means chance for good first impression

    Camp Coverage: Preseason game means chance for good first impression

    Wednesday, August 2 2017 10:59 PM EDT2017-08-03 02:59:28 GMT
    Players have a chance to make a good first impression on Thursday night.Players have a chance to make a good first impression on Thursday night.

    The Cowboys play their preseason opener Thursday night in the annual Hall of Fame game in Canton, Ohio  against Arizona. Don't expect to see any of the starters in action. But that means undrafted free agents, rookies, and players on the bubble have a chance to make a good first impression.

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    The Cowboys play their preseason opener Thursday night in the annual Hall of Fame game in Canton, Ohio  against Arizona. Don't expect to see any of the starters in action. But that means undrafted free agents, rookies, and players on the bubble have a chance to make a good first impression.

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  • Camp Coverage: Defense focused on creating more turnovers

    Camp Coverage: Defense focused on creating more turnovers

    Wednesday, August 2 2017 10:51 PM EDT2017-08-03 02:51:05 GMT
    Byron Jones intercepts a passing during practice.Byron Jones intercepts a passing during practice.

    Now to Dallas, who had the day off and flew to Canton, Ohio. The Cowboys play their preseason opener Thursday night in the Hall of Fame game against Arizona. Pay close attention to the Cowboys defense, as it's main objective during training camp in Oxnard, California has been creating more turnovers.

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    Now to Dallas, who had the day off and flew to Canton, Ohio. The Cowboys play their preseason opener Thursday night in the Hall of Fame game against Arizona. Pay close attention to the Cowboys defense, as it's main objective during training camp in Oxnard, California has been creating more turnovers.

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  • ESPN report: Texans wide receiver Will Fuller suffers broken collarbone

    ESPN report: Texans wide receiver Will Fuller suffers broken collarbone

    Wednesday, August 2 2017 10:45 PM EDT2017-08-03 02:45:53 GMT
    Texans wide receiver Will Fuller left practice with an injury.Texans wide receiver Will Fuller left practice with an injury.

    Before we get to Cowboys camp coverage, some big news out of West Virginia involving the Texans. Wide receiver Will Fuller broke his collarbone in practice Wednesday afternoon and is out indefinitely.

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    Before we get to Cowboys camp coverage, some big news out of West Virginia involving the Texans. Wide receiver Will Fuller broke his collarbone in practice Wednesday afternoon and is out indefinitely.

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  • In the Pros: New York Jets equipment manager and East Texan Andrew Johnson

    In the Pros: New York Jets equipment manager and East Texan Andrew Johnson

    Wednesday, August 2 2017 7:58 PM EDT2017-08-02 23:58:41 GMT
    From veterans like Dallas Cowboys wide receiver Dez Bryant and New Orleans Saints running back Adrian Peterson to rookies like Kansas City Chiefs quarterback Patrick Mahomes and Baltimore Ravens linebacker Tyus Bowser, East Texas will be well represented on the field this coming NFL season.  But on the sidelines there will be another East Texan whose name will never be called in a highlight, but he is very much a pro at his profe...More >>
    From veterans like Dallas Cowboys wide receiver Dez Bryant and New Orleans Saints running back Adrian Peterson to rookies like Kansas City Chiefs quarterback Patrick Mahomes and Baltimore Ravens linebacker Tyus Bowser, East Texas will be well represented on the field this coming NFL season.  But on the sidelines there will be another East Texan whose name will never be called in a highlight, but he is very much a pro at his profe...More >>
  • Baylor plans to play freshman and East Texan Trestan Ebner

    Baylor plans to play freshman and East Texan Trestan Ebner

    Wednesday, August 2 2017 12:12 AM EDT2017-08-02 04:12:44 GMT
    Ebner to play as a freshman at Baylor.Ebner to play as a freshman at Baylor.

    When we talked with Matt Rhule at Big 12 Media Days, the first year head coach raved about Longview product and starting running back JaMycal Hasty and former Gilmer Buckeye and starting receiver Blake Lynch. If those two aren't dangerous enough, the Bears signed Henderson standout Trestan Ebner in February.

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    When we talked with Matt Rhule at Big 12 Media Days, the first year head coach raved about Longview product and starting running back JaMycal Hasty and former Gilmer Buckeye and starting receiver Blake Lynch. If those two aren't dangerous enough, the Bears signed Henderson standout Trestan Ebner in February.

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  • Camp coverage: Cowboys look to get Elliott more involved in passing game

    Camp coverage: Cowboys look to get Elliott more involved in passing game

    Wednesday, August 2 2017 12:03 AM EDT2017-08-02 04:03:37 GMT
    Ezekiel Elliott catches a pass during practice.Ezekiel Elliott catches a pass during practice.

    At six o'clock, we focused on quarterback Dak Prescott avoiding a sophomore slump. But the same can be said of running back Ezekiel Elliott. The first round pick out of Ohio State led the NFL with over 1,600 rushing yards during his rookie campaign. Elliott also found the end zone 15 times. As defenses search for a plan to slow down Elliott on the ground, the Cowboys are trying to come up with new ways to get number 21 the ball.

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    At six o'clock, we focused on quarterback Dak Prescott avoiding a sophomore slump. But the same can be said of running back Ezekiel Elliott. The first round pick out of Ohio State led the NFL with over 1,600 rushing yards during his rookie campaign. Elliott also found the end zone 15 times. As defenses search for a plan to slow down Elliott on the ground, the Cowboys are trying to come up with new ways to get number 21 the ball.

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  • Red Zone Rundown: East Texas Christian Academy kicks off 2017 with first ever football practice

    Red Zone Rundown: East Texas Christian Academy kicks off 2017 with first ever football practice

    Tuesday, August 1 2017 9:11 PM EDT2017-08-02 01:11:30 GMT
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    There is a new football team in town and it's name is East Texas Christian Academy.  "We have a nine game schedule and we get to play 5 games at home in our new stadium. The kids are excited and for the first year I couldn't ask for more," said Joe Permenter, Panthers Head Football Coach.  Competing at the TAPPS 2A Division 2 level, the Panthers will play 6-man ball against other East Texas and metroplex teams.  "This is going to be...

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    There is a new football team in town and it's name is East Texas Christian Academy.  "We have a nine game schedule and we get to play 5 games at home in our new stadium. The kids are excited and for the first year I couldn't ask for more," said Joe Permenter, Panthers Head Football Coach.  Competing at the TAPPS 2A Division 2 level, the Panthers will play 6-man ball against other East Texas and metroplex teams.  "This is going to be...

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  • Camp Coverage: Tuesday notes; Dak Prescott looks to avoid sophomore slump

    Camp Coverage: Tuesday notes; Dak Prescott looks to avoid sophomore slump

    Tuesday, August 1 2017 8:13 PM EDT2017-08-02 00:13:03 GMT
    Prescott feels more comfortable this year than anytime in 2016.Prescott feels more comfortable this year than anytime in 2016.

    Just like last week, the Cowboys held their padded practice during the morning session prior to having the day off Wednesday and flying to Canton, Ohio. All-Pro left tackle Tyron Smith didn't suit up for the second straight day as he's dealing with a tight back. Owner Jerry Jones said however, the issue isn't alarming. During his daily press conference in Oxnard, California head coach Jason Garrett declined to say if any of the starters will play in Thursday's preseason opener.

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    Just like last week, the Cowboys held their padded practice during the morning session prior to having the day off Wednesday and flying to Canton, Ohio. All-Pro left tackle Tyron Smith didn't suit up for the second straight day as he's dealing with a tight back. Owner Jerry Jones said however, the issue isn't alarming. During his daily press conference in Oxnard, California head coach Jason Garrett declined to say if any of the starters will play in Thursday's preseason opener.

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  • Longhorns begin fall camp; Kris Boyd shows up all over video

    Longhorns begin fall camp; Kris Boyd shows up all over video

    Tuesday, August 1 2017 12:02 AM EDT2017-08-01 04:02:43 GMT
    Kris Boyd makes an interception during practice.Kris Boyd makes an interception during practice.

    At the college level, Texas opened up fall camp on Monday. First year head coach Tom Herman says no one will impress or disappoint while the players wear just helmets for the next couple days. Herman however is pleased with his team's progress, noting they have shed 500 pounds of body fat and added around 380 pounds of lean muscle mass.

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    At the college level, Texas opened up fall camp on Monday. First year head coach Tom Herman says no one will impress or disappoint while the players wear just helmets for the next couple days. Herman however is pleased with his team's progress, noting they have shed 500 pounds of body fat and added around 380 pounds of lean muscle mass.

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  • Camp Coverage: Sean Lee wants to build off best year of his career

    Camp Coverage: Sean Lee wants to build off best year of his career

    Monday, July 31 2017 11:57 PM EDT2017-08-01 03:57:00 GMT
    SeanLee is coming off his best year as a pro.SeanLee is coming off his best year as a pro.

    Like Witten, Sean Lee is vital to the Cowboys success. The linebacker was able to stay healthy last season, and put up the best numbers of his soon to be eight year career.

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    Like Witten, Sean Lee is vital to the Cowboys success. The linebacker was able to stay healthy last season, and put up the best numbers of his soon to be eight year career.

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  • Monday Camp Coverage: Witten still going strong entering 15th season

    Monday Camp Coverage: Witten still going strong entering 15th season

    Monday, July 31 2017 11:37 PM EDT2017-08-01 03:37:24 GMT
    Jason Witten talks with offensive coordinator Scott Linehan during practice.Jason Witten talks with offensive coordinator Scott Linehan during practice.

    For the second time this training camp in Oxnard, California, Cowboys head coach Jason Garrett is giving numerous veterans and players coming back from injury the day off. Jaylon Smith, Sean Lee, Dez Bryant, Jason Witten, Orlando Scandrick, and Tyrone Crawford aren't practicing.

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    For the second time this training camp in Oxnard, California, Cowboys head coach Jason Garrett is giving numerous veterans and players coming back from injury the day off. Jaylon Smith, Sean Lee, Dez Bryant, Jason Witten, Orlando Scandrick, and Tyrone Crawford aren't practicing.

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  • Camp Coverage: Morris and McFadden prepare for Elliott suspension

    Camp Coverage: Morris and McFadden prepare for Elliott suspension

    Saturday, July 29 2017 11:15 PM EDT2017-07-30 03:15:48 GMT
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    Today the Dallas cowboys welcomed Jacksonville native and NFL quarterback Luke McCown to Oxnard. McCown is wearing number 3 for Dallas and will start learning the ropes just in case something happens to Dak Prescott and/or Kellen Moore. Two other cowboys doing the same thing are running backs Alfred Morris and Darren McFadden.   McFadden is working back from an injury that benched him last season. Morris did his part in 2016 recording 243 rushing yards and 2 touchdowns...More >>
    Today the Dallas cowboys welcomed Jacksonville native and NFL quarterback Luke McCown to Oxnard. McCown is wearing number 3 for Dallas and will start learning the ropes just in case something happens to Dak Prescott and/or Kellen Moore. Two other cowboys doing the same thing are running backs Alfred Morris and Darren McFadden.   McFadden is working back from an injury that benched him last season. Morris did his part in 2016 recording 243 rushing yards and 2 touchdowns...More >>
  • Camp Coverage: 'Great Wall of Dallas' may have lost some traction, but still force to be reckoned with

    Camp Coverage: 'Great Wall of Dallas' may have lost some traction, but still force to be reckoned with

    Friday, July 28 2017 11:47 PM EDT2017-07-29 03:47:20 GMT
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    "Those guys are going to hold everyone accountable and they're the train, we move with them. Those guys are freaking animals," said Bryce Butler, Cowboys wide receiver. 

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    "Those guys are going to hold everyone accountable and they're the train, we move with them. Those guys are freaking animals," said Bryce Butler, Cowboys wide receiver. 

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  • Region XIV Media Day in East Texas

    Region XIV Media Day in East Texas

    Friday, July 28 2017 11:03 PM EDT2017-07-29 03:03:48 GMT
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    In Lindale, the Southwest Junior College Football Conference (Region XIV) hosted their media day to ring in the 2017 season in East Texas.  Blinn, Cisco, Tyler Junior College, Kilgore, Trinity Valley, Navarro, NEO A&M, and New Mexico Military make up one of the toughest football conferences at the juco level. So it should come as no surprise that practically every roster handed out was riddled with East Texans.  With one of his best recruiting classes coming in, A...More >>
    In Lindale, the Southwest Junior College Football Conference (Region XIV) hosted their media day to ring in the 2017 season in East Texas.  Blinn, Cisco, Tyler Junior College, Kilgore, Trinity Valley, Navarro, NEO A&M, and New Mexico Military make up one of the toughest football conferences at the juco level. So it should come as no surprise that practically every roster handed out was riddled with East Texans.  With one of his best recruiting classes coming in, A...More >>
  • breaking

    Jacksonville native Luke McCown signs 1-year deal with Dallas Cowboys

    Jacksonville native Luke McCown signs 1-year deal with Dallas Cowboys

    Friday, July 28 2017 9:29 PM EDT2017-07-29 01:29:48 GMT

    According to multiple sources Jacksonville native and NFL quarterback Luke McCown has signed a one year deal with the Dallas Cowboys.  

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    According to multiple sources Jacksonville native and NFL quarterback Luke McCown has signed a one year deal with the Dallas Cowboys.  

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  • Camp Coverage: Dallas takes the day off and one unit earned it

    Camp Coverage: Dallas takes the day off and one unit earned it

    Friday, July 28 2017 4:21 PM EDT2017-07-28 20:21:54 GMT
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    Friday the Dallas Cowboys are enjoying the day off. One unit in particular really earned this break and that would be the newly revamped secondary. Brandon Carr,  Morris Claiborne, Barry Church, and JJ Wilcox are all gone, but the reworked group is shining.  "Its on us as coaches at the end of the day. We got to put them in position, we got to coach, we got to teach and we got to bring them on and put them under fire," said Rod Marinelli, Cowboys defensive co...More >>
    Friday the Dallas Cowboys are enjoying the day off. One unit in particular really earned this break and that would be the newly revamped secondary. Brandon Carr,  Morris Claiborne, Barry Church, and JJ Wilcox are all gone, but the reworked group is shining.  "Its on us as coaches at the end of the day. We got to put them in position, we got to coach, we got to teach and we got to bring them on and put them under fire," said Rod Marinelli, Cowboys defensive co...More >>
  • East Texas teams join in on Miracle Treat Day

    East Texas teams join in on Miracle Treat Day

    Thursday, July 27 2017 11:17 PM EDT2017-07-28 03:17:39 GMT
    Ever heard the saying, "treat yourself"? Well today was the perfect day to do it, because two East Texas teams paired up with local Dairy Queens to raise money for the Children's Miracle Network.  Serving guest at the drive-thru and enjoying some ice-cream themselves, John Tyler Lions and Tyler Lee Red Raiders football took part in Miracle Treat Day.  A five dollar donation was worth a small blizzard. Who can feel bad about eating one of those ...More >>
    Ever heard the saying, "treat yourself"? Well today was the perfect day to do it, because two East Texas teams paired up with local Dairy Queens to raise money for the Children's Miracle Network.  Serving guest at the drive-thru and enjoying some ice-cream themselves, John Tyler Lions and Tyler Lee Red Raiders football took part in Miracle Treat Day.  A five dollar donation was worth a small blizzard. Who can feel bad about eating one of those ...More >>
  • Camp Coverage: Teammates back Ezekiel Elliot and look forward to another great season from Zeke

    Camp Coverage: Teammates back Ezekiel Elliot and look forward to another great season from Zeke

    Thursday, July 27 2017 10:59 PM EDT2017-07-28 02:59:04 GMT
    KLTV StaffKLTV Staff

    Despite having a possible suspension hanging over his head, Dallas Cowboys running back Ezekiel Elliott's teammates say the 2016 1st round pick is extremely focused on football and building upon last year's success.

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    Despite having a possible suspension hanging over his head, Dallas Cowboys running back Ezekiel Elliott's teammates say the 2016 1st round pick is extremely focused on football and building upon last year's success.

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  • Camp Coverage: Dak Prescott takes some risk, lineman get is a scuffle

    Camp Coverage: Dak Prescott takes some risk, lineman get is a scuffle

    Thursday, July 27 2017 10:55 PM EDT2017-07-28 02:55:05 GMT
    KLTV StaffKLTV Staff
    Thursday, the Dallas Cowboys switch things up holding padded practice in the morning and held walkthroughs in the afternoon. Cowboys Quarterback Dak Prescott wasn't very sharp, which is weird to say. We all know the rookie of the year had a tremendous first season while setting an NFL rookie record with a passer rating of over 105. In addition the fourth round pick lead Dallas to a 13 win season while throwing 23 touchdowns to only four interceptions.  Trying to build...More >>
    Thursday, the Dallas Cowboys switch things up holding padded practice in the morning and held walkthroughs in the afternoon. Cowboys Quarterback Dak Prescott wasn't very sharp, which is weird to say. We all know the rookie of the year had a tremendous first season while setting an NFL rookie record with a passer rating of over 105. In addition the fourth round pick lead Dallas to a 13 win season while throwing 23 touchdowns to only four interceptions.  Trying to build...More >>
  • Camp Coverage: First day of full pads in Oxnard for the Dallas Cowboys

    Camp Coverage: First day of full pads in Oxnard for the Dallas Cowboys

    Wednesday, July 26 2017 11:44 PM EDT2017-07-27 03:44:59 GMT
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    After watching the Dallas Cowboys run around in just helmets the first two days, it was finally time to hear the pads clash together.  Head Coach Jason Garrett stuck to his normal game plan of having the offense and defense practice separately to start camp, but today the pads went on and the competition ramped up. "This is when we can come out and actually show what we've worked on and show that we've put in work. It starts when guys walk in the locker room...More >>
    After watching the Dallas Cowboys run around in just helmets the first two days, it was finally time to hear the pads clash together.  Head Coach Jason Garrett stuck to his normal game plan of having the offense and defense practice separately to start camp, but today the pads went on and the competition ramped up. "This is when we can come out and actually show what we've worked on and show that we've put in work. It starts when guys walk in the locker room...More >>
  • Center's WR Evans commits to SFA

    Center's WR Evans commits to SFA

    Wednesday, July 26 2017 10:55 PM EDT2017-07-27 02:55:28 GMT

    Center's Jaterious Evans will not have to travel far to play college football. 

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    Center's Jaterious Evans will not have to travel far to play college football. 

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  • Camp Coverage: Jaylon Smith finally in full pads for the Cowboys after being drafted in 2016

    Camp Coverage: Jaylon Smith finally in full pads for the Cowboys after being drafted in 2016

    Wednesday, July 26 2017 8:20 PM EDT2017-07-27 00:20:56 GMT
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    "I'm very confident in myself and everything I've ever done thus far. I'm really just happy," said Smith,

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    "I'm very confident in myself and everything I've ever done thus far. I'm really just happy," said Smith,

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  • Lucky Whitehead finds new NFL home after being cut by the Dallas Cowboys Monday afternoon

    Lucky Whitehead finds new NFL home after being cut by the Dallas Cowboys Monday afternoon

    Wednesday, July 26 2017 7:18 PM EDT2017-07-26 23:18:46 GMT
    Lucky Whitehead on ABC NewsLucky Whitehead on ABC News

    NFL wide receiver Lucky has found a new home, after being cut by the Dallas Cowboys Monday afternoon. Whitehead will be joining former Cowboys teammate Morris Claiborne and the New York Jets, according to multiple sources.  Former #Cowboys WR Lucky Whitehead has been claimed by the #Jets, source said. He finds a new home after a wild week. — Ian Rapoport (@RapSheet) July 26, 2017 Monday, Whitehead's life was turned up-side down. Whitehead learned of a w...

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    NFL wide receiver Lucky has found a new home, after being cut by the Dallas Cowboys Monday afternoon. Whitehead will be joining former Cowboys teammate Morris Claiborne and the New York Jets, according to multiple sources.  Former #Cowboys WR Lucky Whitehead has been claimed by the #Jets, source said. He finds a new home after a wild week. — Ian Rapoport (@RapSheet) July 26, 2017 Monday, Whitehead's life was turned up-side down. Whitehead learned of a w...

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  • UT Tyler Athletics Adds Competitive Cheerleading Program

    UT Tyler Athletics Adds Competitive Cheerleading Program

    Wednesday, July 26 2017 4:06 PM EDT2017-07-26 20:06:31 GMT
    UT Athletics ReleaseUT Athletics Release
    UT Tyler Athletics Release  UT Tyler has announced the addition of an all-girl STUNT competitive cheerleading program for the 2017-18 season and the co-educational competitive cheerleading for the 2018-19 season. STUNT is a cheerleading-based activity which removes the crowd-leading element and focuses on the technical and athletic components of cheer, including partner stunts, pyramids, basket tosses, group jumps and tumbling. The dance team, within the UT Tyler Spirit Sq...More >>
    UT Tyler Athletics Release  UT Tyler has announced the addition of an all-girl STUNT competitive cheerleading program for the 2017-18 season and the co-educational competitive cheerleading for the 2018-19 season. STUNT is a cheerleading-based activity which removes the crowd-leading element and focuses on the technical and athletic components of cheer, including partner stunts, pyramids, basket tosses, group jumps and tumbling. The dance team, within the UT Tyler Spirit Sq...More >>
  • Hooks named to CFA's version of an All-America team

    Hooks named to CFA's version of an All-America team

    Wednesday, July 26 2017 3:58 PM EDT2017-07-26 19:58:35 GMT
    TAMU-Commerce AthleticsTAMU-Commerce Athletics
    Texas A&M Commerce Athletics Release  Texas A&M University-Commerce wide receiver and return specialist Shawn Hooks has been named to the College Football America 2017 Yearbook Division II Starting Lineup - CFA's version of an All-America team – as announced Wednesday.   Hooks, a senior from Daingerfield, was one of the top return men in Division II as a junior and was the only player in the division with three punt returns for touchdowns i...More >>
    Texas A&M Commerce Athletics Release  Texas A&M University-Commerce wide receiver and return specialist Shawn Hooks has been named to the College Football America 2017 Yearbook Division II Starting Lineup - CFA's version of an All-America team – as announced Wednesday.   Hooks, a senior from Daingerfield, was one of the top return men in Division II as a junior and was the only player in the division with three punt returns for touchdowns i...More >>
  • Camp Coverage: Dez Bryant ready to rock and roll in 2017

    Camp Coverage: Dez Bryant ready to rock and roll in 2017

    Tuesday, July 25 2017 11:46 PM EDT2017-07-26 03:46:27 GMT
    KLTV StaffKLTV Staff

    One of the most important players on the Dallas Cowboys roster is ready for a big year in 2017. That happens to be Lufkin native and wide receiver Dez Bryant. For the first time in two years the East Texan, who has also missed 12 games the past two years, finally went through a full off-season and is ready to return to his 2010 first round pick self.  "I got an opportunity again. I feel good. I feel great. I'm always motivated, I'm excited. You know you...

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    One of the most important players on the Dallas Cowboys roster is ready for a big year in 2017. That happens to be Lufkin native and wide receiver Dez Bryant. For the first time in two years the East Texan, who has also missed 12 games the past two years, finally went through a full off-season and is ready to return to his 2010 first round pick self.  "I got an opportunity again. I feel good. I feel great. I'm always motivated, I'm excited. You know you...

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  • Jorvorskie Lane continues to give back to his hometown

    Lane continues to give back to his hometown

    Tuesday, July 25 2017 11:45 PM EDT2017-07-26 03:45:06 GMT

    Jorvorskie Lane has never forgot where he came from.

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    Jorvorskie Lane has never forgot where he came from.

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  • Sports WebXtra: Outlaw film to kick off high school season on Fox Sports

    Sports WebXtra: Outlaw film to kick off high school season on Fox Sports

    Tuesday, July 25 2017 10:12 PM EDT2017-07-26 02:12:30 GMT

    The memory of former Lufkin Coach John Outlaw lives on in East Texas and now his story is being aired for the entire state as part of Fox Sports Southwest's kick off of the 2017 high school football season.

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    The memory of former Lufkin Coach John Outlaw lives on in East Texas and now his story is being aired for the entire state as part of Fox Sports Southwest's kick off of the 2017 high school football season.

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  • Camp Coverage: Dallas doesn't regret cutting Lucky Whitehead despite wide receiver being cleared by police

    Camp Coverage: Dallas doesn't regret cutting Lucky Whitehead despite wide receiver being cleared by police

    Tuesday, July 25 2017 8:59 PM EDT2017-07-26 00:59:00 GMT
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    Monday, NFL wide receiver Lucky Whitehead's life was turned up-side down.  The Dallas Cowboys learned of the warrant, and released Whitehead.  Less than 24-hours later, Whitehead was clear of all and any charges.

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    Monday, NFL wide receiver Lucky Whitehead's life was turned up-side down.  The Dallas Cowboys learned of the warrant, and released Whitehead.  Less than 24-hours later, Whitehead was clear of all and any charges.

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  • Charges dropped against Lucky Whitehead, victim of mistaken identity

    Charges dropped against Lucky Whitehead, victim of mistaken identity

    Tuesday, July 25 2017 12:47 PM EDT2017-07-25 16:47:54 GMT

    After being cut by the Dallas Cowboys Monday afternoon, charges in Virginia were dropped against Lucky Whitehead. 

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    After being cut by the Dallas Cowboys Monday afternoon, charges in Virginia were dropped against Lucky Whitehead. 

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  • Lufkin football star Jorvorskie Lane to give away school supplies Tuesday

    Lufkin football star Jorvorskie Lane to give away school supplies Tuesday

    Tuesday, July 25 2017 5:58 AM EDT2017-07-25 09:58:12 GMT

    Jorvorskie Lane has been a busy man over the past several months. Tuesday, the former Panther and ex-NFL fullback will be in Lufkin helping kids get ready for school.

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    Jorvorskie Lane has been a busy man over the past several months. Tuesday, the former Panther and ex-NFL fullback will be in Lufkin helping kids get ready for school.

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  • Camp Coverage: Dallas Cowboys say back to back NFC East titles is possible

    Camp Coverage: Dallas Cowboys say back to back NFC East titles is possible

    Monday, July 24 2017 11:23 PM EDT2017-07-25 03:23:31 GMT
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    Off the field issues, injuries, and free agency have all played a part in the Dallas Cowboys not being able to string together successful  seasons in recent years.  Dallas held its first practice of training camp this afternoon in Oxnard, and amid all the distractions the team is still hoping to build upon last year's 13 win campaign. "I definitely sense excitement in the locker room, with the coaches, in the team meeting, just around everybody that has...

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    Off the field issues, injuries, and free agency have all played a part in the Dallas Cowboys not being able to string together successful  seasons in recent years.  Dallas held its first practice of training camp this afternoon in Oxnard, and amid all the distractions the team is still hoping to build upon last year's 13 win campaign. "I definitely sense excitement in the locker room, with the coaches, in the team meeting, just around everybody that has...

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  • Camp Coverage: Cowboys confident with Dak Prescott leading their team

    Camp Coverage: Cowboys confident with Dak Prescott leading their team

    Monday, July 24 2017 8:32 PM EDT2017-07-25 00:32:43 GMT
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    For the first time since 2003, quarterback Tony Romo is not at training camp with the Cowboys. But oddly, it doesn't feel all that weird. You can credit Dak Prescott for that because the 4th round pick had one of the best rookie seasons in NFL history.  "I am a lot more confident then I thought I ever would be this time last year and beyond not having Romo. That has everything to do with the year Dak had and more importantly the way that Dak is app...

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    For the first time since 2003, quarterback Tony Romo is not at training camp with the Cowboys. But oddly, it doesn't feel all that weird. You can credit Dak Prescott for that because the 4th round pick had one of the best rookie seasons in NFL history.  "I am a lot more confident then I thought I ever would be this time last year and beyond not having Romo. That has everything to do with the year Dak had and more importantly the way that Dak is app...

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  • BREAKING

    Cowboys release Lucky Whitehead from team

    Cowboys release Lucky Whitehead from team

    Monday, July 24 2017 6:49 PM EDT2017-07-24 22:49:31 GMT

    Dallas Cowboys wide receiver Lucky Whitehead has a warrant out for his arrest after failing to appear in court.

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    Dallas Cowboys wide receiver Lucky Whitehead has a warrant out for his arrest after failing to appear in court.

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  • Sports WebXtra: Fox Sports picks East Texas match-up for high school show kickoff

    Sports WebXtra: Fox Sports picks East Texas match-up for high school show kickoff

    Monday, July 24 2017 4:24 PM EDT2017-07-24 20:24:18 GMT

    Fox Sports Southwest will kick off it's first ever Texas Football Days show on August 28th. 

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    Fox Sports Southwest will kick off it's first ever Texas Football Days show on August 28th. 

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  • Coach Quick brings 'Hell Week' to Lufkin summer program

    Coach Quick brings 'Hell Week' to Lufkin summer program

    Thursday, July 13 2017 11:08 PM EDT2017-07-14 03:08:21 GMT

    There are just 7 Weeks until the Pack meets up with their rivals Longview to kick off the 2017 football season.

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    There are just 7 Weeks until the Pack meets up with their rivals Longview to kick off the 2017 football season.

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  • Officials needed for high school football in the Pineywoods

    Officials needed for high school football in the Pineywoods

    Wednesday, July 12 2017 9:10 AM EDT2017-07-12 13:10:04 GMT

    Over the past three seasons, the Texas Association of Sports Officials have seen a dramatic drop off in people signing up to officiate all sports on all levels of UIL competition.

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    Over the past three seasons, the Texas Association of Sports Officials have seen a dramatic drop off in people signing up to officiate all sports on all levels of UIL competition.

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  • Central Heights wins baseball state championship with 10-0 run rule over Wall

    Central Heights wins baseball state championship with 10-0 run rule over Wall

    Thursday, June 8 2017 3:57 PM EDT2017-06-08 19:57:55 GMT

    Central Heights was named the 3A state champions after beating Wall 10-0 in 5 innings Thursday at Dell Diamond.

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    Central Heights was named the 3A state champions after beating Wall 10-0 in 5 innings Thursday at Dell Diamond.

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  • Camp Coverage: Jones and Garrett comment on Elliott's status

    Camp Coverage: Jones and Garrett comment on Elliott's status

    Sunday, July 23 2017 11:19 PM EDT2017-07-24 03:19:36 GMT
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    Of the 6 players on the Dallas Cowboys facing a possible suspension or legal problems, Ezekiel Elliott is the biggest name. The NFL is still investigating an alleged domestic violence incident involving Elliott last July. The league has been looking into the matter for 13 months now, despite the fact that the 2nd year running back was never arrested or charged. Elliott's name came up numerous times during today's opening press conference, and while owner Jerry Jo...More >>
    Of the 6 players on the Dallas Cowboys facing a possible suspension or legal problems, Ezekiel Elliott is the biggest name. The NFL is still investigating an alleged domestic violence incident involving Elliott last July. The league has been looking into the matter for 13 months now, despite the fact that the 2nd year running back was never arrested or charged. Elliott's name came up numerous times during today's opening press conference, and while owner Jerry Jo...More >>
  • Camp Coverage: State of the Team address main topic deals with off the field issues

    Camp Coverage: State of the Team address main topic deals with off the field issues

    Sunday, July 23 2017 11:08 PM EDT2017-07-24 03:08:06 GMT
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    Despite coming off a 13 win campaign and claiming the NFC East Title, there has been little talk about football and the excitement for the upcoming season. That's because 6 players are currently dealing with off the field issues. Questions about character and the type of guys on the Cowboys roster dominated the opening press conference of training camp here in Oxnard.. Owner Jerry Jones and Head Coach Jason Garrett acknowledged the problem, but remain confident the issues ...More >>
    Despite coming off a 13 win campaign and claiming the NFC East Title, there has been little talk about football and the excitement for the upcoming season. That's because 6 players are currently dealing with off the field issues. Questions about character and the type of guys on the Cowboys roster dominated the opening press conference of training camp here in Oxnard.. Owner Jerry Jones and Head Coach Jason Garrett acknowledged the problem, but remain confident the issues ...More >>
  • Camp Coverage: Dallas Cowboys arrive in Oxnard, California

    Camp Coverage: Dallas Cowboys arrive in Oxnard, California

    Saturday, July 22 2017 11:50 PM EDT2017-07-23 03:50:41 GMT
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    Around 4:15 p.m. PDT, the Cowboys arrived at the Ventura County Naval Base in Pt. Mugu. And every player was dressed in a suit and tie, a pretty business like approach already being sent from Head Coach Jason Garrett. Before taking buses to the training camp headquarters in Oxnard, the players and Coach Garrett took time to sign autographs for the military and their families. "I think it really puts things in perspective. You know these guys are out here risking their live...More >>
    Around 4:15 p.m. PDT, the Cowboys arrived at the Ventura County Naval Base in Pt. Mugu. And every player was dressed in a suit and tie, a pretty business like approach already being sent from Head Coach Jason Garrett. Before taking buses to the training camp headquarters in Oxnard, the players and Coach Garrett took time to sign autographs for the military and their families. "I think it really puts things in perspective. You know these guys are out here risking their live...More >>
  • Mike Gundy talks Lamarcus Morton at Big 12 Media Days

    Mike Gundy talks Lamarcus Morton at Big 12 Media Days

    Friday, July 21 2017 7:07 PM EDT2017-07-21 23:07:56 GMT
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    During Big 12 Media Days Tom Herman said that Texas would need Nacogdoches native Josh Thompson to play for the Longhorns as a freshman, in order to help the team be successful in year one under Coach Herman. But Thompson isn't the only freshman with high expectations. Cue Gilmer product Lamarcus Morton, who will suit up for Oklahoma State.   Morton signed and graduated in December of 2016, giving this wide receiver about a 6 month jump on his class. Which is one ...More >>
    During Big 12 Media Days Tom Herman said that Texas would need Nacogdoches native Josh Thompson to play for the Longhorns as a freshman, in order to help the team be successful in year one under Coach Herman. But Thompson isn't the only freshman with high expectations. Cue Gilmer product Lamarcus Morton, who will suit up for Oklahoma State.   Morton signed and graduated in December of 2016, giving this wide receiver about a 6 month jump on his class. Which is one ...More >>
  • Dez Bryant comes home, throws BBQ party, kick ball game before leaving to camp

    Dez Bryant comes home, throws BBQ party, kick ball game before leaving to camp

    Thursday, July 20 2017 11:07 PM EDT2017-07-21 03:07:57 GMT

    With just a day's notice, former Lufkin Panther and NFL superstar Dez Bryant arrived at Lufkin's Kit McConnico Park in grand fashion for his announced "Family Fun Day."

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    With just a day's notice, former Lufkin Panther and NFL superstar Dez Bryant arrived at Lufkin's Kit McConnico Park in grand fashion for his announced "Family Fun Day."

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