Mahomes channeling Kobe Bryant in Super Bowl run

Patrick Mahomes says he honors Kobe Bryant's legacy but giving everything he has on every play.

Former Carthage RB Keaontay Ingram announces transfer to USC

UIL announces changes to basketball, soccer state tournaments

Jimmy Thompson stepping down as head coach at Crockett

  Whitehouse going red and gold again for Mahomes

  New Diana ISD moving forward with new girls field house

  Luis Flores enters the Lufkin soccer record book

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Former Lufkin Panther Ja’Lynn Polk transferring from Texas Tech

  Mahomes, Brady set to clash in what could be epic championship showdown

Reigning champion Chiefs dump Bills 38-24 in AFC title game

Road warriors: Bucs win 31-26 at Green Bay, reach Super Bowl

Red Raider in Super Bowl for 12th straight season

Poirier knocks out Conor McGregor in 2nd round at UFC 257

REPORT: LSU set to interview Vikings DB coach Daronte Jones for DC job

LSU will interview current Minnesota Vikings defensive backs coach Daronte Jones for the Tigers’ open defensive coordinator position, according to ESPN’s Adam Rittenberg.

SFA Volleyball beats future WAC rival Tarleton 3-1

The SFA volleyball team started the spring portion of their season with a win over Tarleton State Friday night.

Texans interview Josh McCown for head coaching job

While he is not considered a favorite for the position, this could signify McCown wanting to enter the coaching world.

WebXtra: Expectations high for Garrison on first day of baseball season

The rainy and cold conditions were less than ideal but it was a great day for baseball in Garrison.

  Hank Aaron, baseball’s one-time home run king, dies at 86

Patrick Mahomes: ‘Everything is good’

Big 12 baseball schedule announced

Former Packers GM, Atlanta Rabbit Ted Thompson dead at 68

Coach Hayland Hardy fights off COVID-19, returns to softball field

Texas Tech Baseball to open 2021 season at Globe Life Field

Chiefs’ Mahomes practices, remains in concussion protocol

Chiefs quarterback Patrick Mahomes practiced in a limited capacity on Wednesday, raising hopes the reigning Super Bowl MVP can play in Sunday’s AFC title game against Buffalo.

Weekly Texas Fishing Report (Jan. 20)

The weekly fishing report as compiled for the Texas Parks and Wildlife Department for Jan. 20

  Apache Ladies coach on history catching her team’s attention

A jump shot, rebound in the name of teamwork is something they understand. Now they’re just earning another layer of what is possible for them.

Lumberjacks cruise past rival Demons on Wednesday night, 86-74

SFA improves to 8-2 (4-0 SLC) with the victory, which was their third straight against NSU.

Shelbyville’s David Benbow resigns from head football coach position

Shelbyville will have a new coach for the 2021 season.

Wednesday night full of college basketball action

There is a full schedule of college basketball on Wednesday night.

Patrick Mahomes still in protocol but moving closer to playing Sunday

Patrick Mahomes' availability for the AFC Championship game is still in question.

TJC baseball, softball teams bring home national rankings

The TJC baseball and softball teams are once again picked as two of the best junior college squads in the nation.

Sarah Thomas to be 1st female to officiate at Super Bowl

Sarah Thomas, a down judge, is part of the officiating crew announced Tuesday by the NFL.

Mets fire GM after he sent explicit texts to female reporter

New York Mets general manager Jared Porter was fired Tuesday after sending graphic, uninvited text messages and images to a female reporter in 2016 when he was working for the Chicago Cubs in their front office.

MSU men split with UT-Tyler

MSU men split with UT-Tyler this weekend.

MSU women complete sweep against UT-Tyler

MSU women sweep UT-Tyler.

Marshall’s Tahj Washington claims All-American status with Memphis Tigers

Former Marshall wide receiver Tahj Washington is now an All-American.

REPORT: NFL informs teams of scouting combine format changes

The NFL has informed teams of official changes to the 2021 scouting combine, according to Tom Pelissero with NFL Network.

Patrick Mahomes still in concussion protocol

Patrick Mahomes is till be evaluated for a concussion from Sunday's playoff win against the browns.

Jefferson native Dee Mitchell surprised with scholarship from Oklahoma State basketball

Dee Mitchell had almost stopped playing the game he loved but his coach at Oklahoma State never stopped believing in him.

Brees makes no decision on his playing future after loss to Bucs

Brees has played 20 seasons in the NFL.

‘Nobody on our team is headhunting:’ Browns defend teammate after hit causes Chiefs QB Patrick Mahomes to leave game

Browns LB Mack Wilson tweeted out that he has “never been a dirty player in his life” in response to the insults and threats he received from the now infamous play. But, Chiefs QB Patrick Mahomes showed there is no bad blood between the two.

After losing Mahomes, Chiefs hold off Browns 22-17

The Kansas City Chiefs forced the Cleveland Browns to punt in the waning minutes Sunday with star quarterback Patrick Mahomes out with a concussion.

SFA Athletics sees more revenue opportunities by leaving the Southland for the WAC

A new conference for SFA could mean more revenue potential.

Lufkin Little League baseball signup open through Feb.1

It is time for another season of Lufkin Little League baseball.

The Southland Conference modifies 2021 baseball schedule format

The Southland Conference Board of Directors has approved a modified schedule format for the 2021 baseball conference season in which member institutions will play 40 league games. Each of the school’s 10 previously-scheduled weekend series will expand from a three-game series to four games.

Scott Ponder leaving Center for LaPryor athletic director position

After 2 years Scott Ponder is leaving Center.

LSU upsets previously unbeaten No. 7 Texas A&M in OT

The LSU women’s basketball team saw its big lead totally evaporate by the fourth quarter against Texas A&M but the Lady Tigers were able to force overtime and get the victory over the Lady Aggies.

SFA football looking at long term goals in joining WAC

SFA is thinking long term with joining the WAC.

  WAC officially announces expansion involving SFA Athletics starting in July

The SFA athletic department is preparing for a quick move to the WAC in the coming months.

SFA dominates Central Arkansas 95-69

SFA dominated in their Wednesday night showdown with Central Arkansas to move to 2-0 in Southland play.

LSU QB talk heats up in January

Myles Brennan, TJ Finley, Max Johnson, and Garrett Nussmeier are on scholarship at QB

Mayfield vs. Mahomes IV

Two quarterbacks have a history, including legendary battle in college

Texas Appeals court rejects ex-BU player’s motion for a rehearing

Ukwuachu’s attorney, William Bratton, filed the motion for rehearing on Dec. 3, arguing the court’s decision was “based on a factually inaccurate statement of the events at trial and a legally inaccurate statement of applicable law.”

Sam Rayburn Reservoir boasts first Texas ShareLunker Legacy Bass of 2021

The first Texas ShareLunker Legacy Bass was caught on Sam Rayburn.

Ladyjacks nab top spot in Southland Volleyball poll

The SFA Ladyjacks volleyball team picked up their third-straight preseason No.1 ranking.

SFA Jacks looking to get back into a routine with Wednesday game against UCA

The Jacks are back in action and hope to be on a normal routine.

  Steve Sarkisian hits the ground running in Austin

Steve Sarkisian made his debut in Austin on Tuesday.

Masters plans for a limited number of spectators in April

Augusta National Chairman Fred Ridley said Tuesday the club intends to allow a limited number of spectators for the Masters on April 8-11.

No. 1 Alabama wins national title 52-24 over No. 3 Ohio St

The Tide finished perfect during a season that could not have been further from it as COVID-19 forced teams into quarantines and endless testing and uncertainty every single week with games played in mostly empty stadiums.

Cowboys hire former Falcons HC Dan Quinn for Defensive Coordinator job

It appears that Dallas has found their new defensive leader.

SFA Baseball hoping new pitching development lab pays off on the diamond

SFA is making upgrades to their baseball program with technology they hope will speed up the development of their pitchers.

Former Tatum coach Andy Evans named to final reveal of UIL Top 100 list

Andy Evans rounds out the list of East Texas coaches to be named to the UIL's Top 100 list

Former ‘Jack Kevon Harris drafted by Raptors 905 in G League Draft

Kevon Harris will look to jump start his professional basketball career in Canada.

Mavericks, Pelicans Monday night showdown postponed

Four NBA games have been postponed this year due to COVID-19 protocols.

Cowboys part ways with coaches Nolan, Tomsula

The Cowboys defense will get overhauled again in the offseason.

  Lufkin’s Natasha Mack talks about historic performance

Lufkin's Natasha Mack is night-in-and-night-out showing why she has what it takes to make it up to the WNBA.

  UT Tyler Lady Patriots gearing up for new season

UT Tyler softball team gears up for a new season, and while they aren’t yet eligible for the Lone Star Conference post season, the regular season begins next month.

SFA men’s basketball program petitions NCAA to shift postseason ban from 2021-22 season to 2020-21 season

The SFA men's basketball program is hoping to have their postseason ban moved up one year.

Chattanooga fires football assistant after ‘appalling’ tweet on Stacey Abrams

Chattanooga athletic director Mark Wharton issued a statement Thursday, saying the post was brought to his attention Wednesday night.

Lufkin’s Natasha Mack has historic night for OSU Cowgirls

Natasha Mack continues to show why she is one of the best NCAA DI women basketball players.

All they do is win: Ladyjacks pick up second-straight 59-point victory

The Ladyjacks rolled to a second-straight Southland Conference win on Wednesday night.

SFA men’s basketball adds Friday game against Midwestern State

The 'Jacks are back in action this week with a non-conference game.

Source confirms announcement of SFA move to Western Athletic Conference coming next week

SFA's departure from the Southland Conference is imminent.

  WATCH: Stephen A. Smith on what’s wrong with Cowboys: ‘Do we have time to discuss that?’

ESPN’s Stephen A. Smith had some harsh criticisms about the Dallas Cowboys in an East Texas Now interview on Wednesday.

  Alabama’s DeVonta Smith becomes 1st WR to win Heisman in 29 years

University of Alabama wide receiver DeVonta Smith has won the Heisman Trophy.

  Ladyjacks looking to build momentum off of strong opening conference win

The SFA Ladyjacks are rolling and are getting help from an East Texas native.

Broaddus man wins 2021 Phoenix Bass Fishing season opener on Sam Rayburn

A Broaddus angler won the season opener of the 2021 Phoenix Bass Fishing League at Sam Rayburn Reservoir on Monday.

Texans prepare for next year with a new coach, GM

The Texans will have a lot to improve on next season. The big question is who will lead the way.

New look Lady Apache team ready for challenges of ‘21 season

The TJC Lady Apaches are back on the court and ready to return to the NJCAA National Tournament.

Men’s NCAA March Madness will be played entirely in Indiana

Championship weekend is still scheduled for April 3 and April 5. Preliminary round dates have not yet been determined.

Longview’s King, Groveton’s Phillips added to the UIL Top 100 Coaches list

Two more East Texas coach join the list of the UIL's Top 100 football coakches