Thomas Sitton returning to East Texas to coach Rusk

The Rusk Eagles are hoping history can repeat itself for their new head football coach Thomas Sitton.

  Elkhart welcomes San Francisco 49er Jeffery Wilson Jr. home following Superbowl

  Marshall native, legendary boxer George Foreman in Nacogdoches for film festival

SFA looks to extend streak vs Incarnate Word

Area Round Girls playoff scores and schedule

  SFA’s Kevon Harris sets school’s DI scoring record

  LeTourneau guard Nate West heartbroken by death of Kobe Bryant

Continued Coverage

Redskins pick up option on East Texan Adrian Peterson

Lufkin beats Mavs on senior night, Nac clinches 16-5A 1 seed

Kevon Harris closing in on SFA men’s basketball scoring record

SFA looks to extend streak vs Central Ark.

Walk-off single lifts AC past TJC 2-1

  SFA basketball continues to rise in Top 25 poll

Girls basketball Bi-District scores

The playoffs are here and girls teams all over East Texas are ready to make their claim at a state title.

Arkansas State baseball beats Stephen F. Austin 8-4 to pick up series win

Red Wolves visit Ole Miss on Tuesday

Duncan homers but Arkansas State falls to Stephen F. Austin on Opening Day

The Lumberjacks beat the Red Wolves 3-2.

Astros players try to offer explanations into sign stealing scandal

The Astros faced the media and tried to offer apologies after they were caught cheating in the 2017 season.

Lady Runners stun No. 10 TJC

Kensmil leads the way in Jacks win over Islanders

SFA football player back on campus after being shot in the head

SFA looks for road win vs Texas A&M-CC

Cowboys news: Lee coming back? Former OC heading to LSU

Crockett poised to make a run to state

  Games scheduled for East Texas roller derby league for first time in three years

For the first time in three years, the East Texas Bombers, roller derby league has games booked for this season.

  SFA basketball teams send UNO back to Crescent City with losses

The SFA Lumberjacks continued to keep a strong lead in the Southland Conference with a Saturday win over UNO.

SFA teams remain at top of SLC after sweep of Nicholls

The SFA basketball teams completed a Wednesday sweep of Nicholls state

  National Signing Day 2020: Who is going where in East Texas

It’s a busy day for East Texas student-athletes as they commit to their future schools.

National Signing Day 2020 in ETX - What to expect

Signing Day is here at student-athletes are getting ready to make some tough decissions.

Canton hires Casey Hubble as athletic director, head football coach

Canton has found their next head football coach. The school board approved the hire of Casey Hubble as their next athletic director and head football coach.

Despite being on top of the world, Patrick Mahomes rooted in humble East Texas beginnings

Patrick Mahomes continues to give his home town credit for his success.

With realignment in the books, schedules for teams start to take shape

With realignment over, teams are starting to release schedules.

High school sports teams will see shakeup on Realignment Monday

The High school sports landscape will change on Monday when the UIL releases its realignment

East Texans gather to celebrate former Chiefs RB

Timpson native Bert Coan has a lifetime of stories to tell and they are pretty good.

  City of Elkhart proclaims Feb. 2 as ‘Jeff Wilson Jr. Day’ to celebrate 49ers running back

On Friday, students at Elkhart High School dressed in jerseys and homemade t-shirts featuring the 49ers red and gold.

SFA, SHSU put streaks on line

Stephen F. Austin looks for its sixth straight conference win against Sam Houston State

SFA basketball teams defend home court against ACU

The SFA basketball teams remained at the top of the Southland standings following their Wednesday night wins.

  WEBXTRA: KTRE sports director recaps ASB Player of the Year awards

Last night capped off another great year for the ASB Player of the Year program.

  NFL Insider Peter King: Admiration for Mahomes

Mahomes and the Chiefs are in Miami for the big game and we have you covered.

Whitehouse’s Coach Cook heading to Super Bowl to watch Mahomes

Adam Cook, the coach that knew Patrick Mahomes before he was on the national stage will now get to see Mahomes play on the biggest stage.

  Coaches vs. Cancer basketball game is personal for one East Texas coach

John Tyler and Whitehouse had a hoops date Friday night.

Friday hoops: Garrison holds off San Augustine, Mavs beat Pack at the buzzer

Friday night scores

  Jeff Wilson Jr. puts Elkhart on the map with Super Bowl appearance

Jeffery Wilson Jr. from Elkhart will be at Super Bowl 54 as a running back for San Francisco.

Tuesday night hoops: Nac edges Marshall, San Augustine upsets Shelbyville

Tuesday night scores

’Jacks already surpassing 2019 results

The SFA Lumberjacks already have more wins this season than last year. They are not satisfied and believe the team has a lot more to prove.

Alto seeing progress with repairs on athletic facilities

Tonight, the Alto basketball teams will play their first home games of the season.

Mahomes Mania continues in Whitehouse

The crze is growing in East Texas as Patrick Mahomes looks to lead the Kansas City Chiefs to their first championship in 50 years

SFA’s Aiyana Johnson picks up second SLC weekly honor

Aiyana Johnson is continuing to be an anchor for the SFA Ladyjacks.

Grand Saline ISD announces Joe Drennon as new Athletic Director, Head Football Coach

According to a press release, Drennon brings much experience to Grand Saline ISD having been successful at multiple East Texas schools including Liberty-Eylau, Texas High School, and Mildred ISD. He also served at Mineola ISD for nine years and in 2016 won the Class 3A Division 1 State Football Cham

Friday hoops: Lufkin throttles JT, Shelbyville survives Tenaha

Friday night scores.

  Whitehouse celebrates ‘Chiefs Day’ in support of Patrick Mahomes, Chiefs

The city of Whitehouse traded its Wildcats Maroon for the red and gold of the Kansas City Chiefs on Friday in support of one of the city’s most famous alums.

Lufkin, Longview open up play at the 2020 Lufkin Panther Showcase

Day 1 of the Showcase was highlighted by long-time rivals Lufkin and Longview.

Kevon Harris sinks game winning free throws to edge UCA 77-76

The SFA Lumberjacks got back to their winning ways Wednesday night

Ladyjacks roll over Sugar Bears with 61-point margin

The Ladyjacks led wire-to-wire against the Sugar Bears

  Ohio State’s J.K. Dobbins wins Earl Campbell Tyler Rose Award

The Earl Campbell Tyler Rose Award will be announced Wednesday night in a special ceremony in Tyler.

Cowboys great Drew Pearson snubbed from HOF

Drew Pearson was a game changer and yet he is being left out of the Hall of Fame.

Tuesday Hoops: Houston County teams dominate

Scores from Tuesday night.

Texas Rangers Caravan making a stop in Tyler Wednesday

The Rangers are coming to East Texas to meet with their fans.

Tyler ISD calls special meeting in regards to Tyler Lee head football coach position

The district posted the meeting notice Tuesday on their website. The meeting is set to take place at noon on Jan. 17 at the Jim Plyler Instructional Complex.

Tyler’s Earl Campbell makes list of the best college players of all time

The 150th season of college football ended Monday night, but not before the Top 11 players in the history of the game were announced and honored during halftime of the National Championship in New Orleans.

Report states ESPN going after Tony Romo

ESPN is reportedly ready to make a massive deal to Tony Romo.

  Whitehouse residents encouraged to cover city in red, gold for Patrick Mahomes and Chiefs

An East Texas city is planning to dress itself up in Chiefs’ colors in honor of its most famous alum, Patrick Mahomes.

Football fans hold Chiefs-Texans watch party

There were a few KC fans sprinkled in the bunch, and once Houston built what appeared to be a runaway lead, the fans couldn't believe what was happening, then doom set in

Friday hoops: San Augustine survives feisty Bears, Nac rolls past Jacksonville

The schedule was light on Friday due to a severe weather threat.

TVCC woman’s basketball coach Gerald Ewing resigns

Ewing posted a record of 168-26 and had the Lady Cardinals as one of the top programs in the country.

Gilmer ISD Athletic Director, Head Football Coach Matt Turner announces retirement

According to a press release from the district, The Board of Trustees and Superintendent Rick Albritton thanked him for 17 years of service to Gilmer ISD and for serving the district for the past five years as Athletic Director and Head Football Coach.

Severe weather altering sports schedules

Check the schedule for weather changes.

Jowell Hancock stepping down from Rusk HC/AD position

Rusk will have a new football coach next season.

Tuesday hoop roundup: Rusk Lady Eagles win in final seconds

Rusk won an exciting game over Hudson in the closing seconds.

Crews work to repair SFA softball field after vandalism

SFA Softball Field Clean up process is underway.

Natasha Mack named Big 12 Player of the Week

Natasha Mack is not letting the big stage get to her and was named the Big 12 Player of the Week.

Watson leads Texans to thrilling OT win over Buffalo

The Texans found a way to win and advance in the AFC playoffs.

Hudson, Whitehouse, Lufkin shine at 2020 Duck Dash

One Hundred and seventy student athletes looked to swim their way to a trophy at the Hudson 2020 Duck Dash.

Friday Hoop Action: Nac, Lufkin split rivalry games

The Nacogdoches Dragons avenged two 2019 losses to the Panthers.

Report: Jimmy Butler, Jordan part ways

Jimmy Butler may have recently signed a 4-year deal with Miami but he is now a free-agent in the shoe market.

Webxtra: No Day off - SFA Ladyjacks use New Years Day to prep for SLU

The SFA Ladyjacks are over the holiday season and ready to get back to work for their final 18 games of the regular season.

Black Monday latest: Garrett, Jones to meet again Tuesday

Could this be the end of the road in Dallas for Jason Garrett.

JJ Watt returns to Texans practices, hopeful for playoff return

JJ Watt is hoping to be back to game day condition in time for the Texans Wild Card Round matchup.

Mahomes makes history in Sunday night football win

Patrick Mahomes continues to set the bar for future quarterbacks.

  Carthage playing for Coach Mac in 4A DI title game

The Carthage Bulldogs are looking to win their seventh state title after an emotional year.

  Early Signing Day 2019: Student-athletes around area make college choices

The first of two signing days is here and there are plenty of high school student=athletes heading to the next level.

What you need to know if you are heading to the UIL Football Championships

The UIL State football Championships are this week and there is some information you need to know before heading to the games.