SFA Athletics keeping COVID-19 guidelines, hope to return to normal in the fall

SFA athletics will still require masks and social distancing at events even after the state relaxes COVID-19 policies.

Ladyjacks chop down Demons to clinch SLC regular season title

  SFA starts season on right foot with big win over Sooners

SFA Baseball opens 2021 season with upset win over No. 25 Oklahoma

  Lufkin’s Natasha Mack named a Naismith Defensive Player of the year Semifinalist

  SFA Football to participate in 2021 WAC-ASun Challenge

Red Raiders fall in overtime to Oklahoma State

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  SFA Ladyjacks first team to clinch spot in the 2021 Southland Conference Tournament

SFA surges late to beat Central Arkansas Monday afternoon

#3 Red Raiders fall to Mississippi State

  NCAA OKs limited fan attendance at men’s, women’s tourneys

NCAA Committee approves 2021 postseason ban for SFA Basketball

SFA basketball team stuck in New Orleans

McNeese Falls To League Favorite SFA In Straight Sets

McNeese Falls To League Favorite SFA In Straight Sets

No. 14 West Virginia outlasts No. 7 Red Raiders

Upset with a call, Chris Beard picked up a technical and was thrown out of the game with 23.5 seconds left. Texas Tech falls to 14-6 overall and 6-5 in the Big 12.

SFA men’s basketball back on the court Wednesday against Islanders

The SFA Lumberjacks will be back in Nacogdoches on Wednesday night as they try to keep pace with Sam Houston and Abilene Christian at the top of the standings.

Rio Grande Valley coach Lew Hill dies day after final game

Rio Grande Valley coach Lew Hill dies day after final game

  SFA Softball taking field in 2021 with high expectations

SFA Ladyjacks Wednesday contest at Texas A&M Corpus postponed

Texas Tech basketball game at Baylor postponed

Former LSU Tigers make big plays in Super Bowl LV

Entire NCAA women’s basketball tournament to be in San Antonio area

SFA Softball picked first in Southland Conference preseason poll

LSU collapse in second half leads to 54-41 loss to No. 7 Texas A&M

The LSU women’s basketball team got off to a hot start against No. 7 Texas A&M but struggled on both ends of the court in the second half, especially the fourth quarter, in Reed Arena on Thursday, Feb. 4.

SFA men’s basketball New Orleans’ game to be rescheduled due to COVID-19

The SFA men’s basketball game this weekend in New Orleans has been postponed due to COVID-19 protocols in the New Orleans program.

Sarkisian finishing Texas class Herman began, OU tops Big 12

New Texas coach Steve Sarkisian is finishing up the 2021 Texas recruiting class started by Tom Herman.

Johnson lifts Stephen F. Austin past Texas A&M-CC 84-75

Cameron Johnson had 29 points as Stephen F. Austin got past Texas A&M-Corpus Christi 84-75.

SFA football keys in on specific needs with smaller 2021 recruiting class

The recruiting class was smaller this year but SFA head coach Colby Carthel was happy with the product they brought in.

Vince Young returns to Texas as special assistant to AD

Texas has re-hired former Longhorns quarterback Vince Young as a special assistant in the athletic department, bringing the College Football Hall of Famer back to the program after he was fired in 2019.

No. 2 Baylor stays unbeaten, tops No. 6 Texas 83-69

Davion Mitchell scored 27 points and No. 2 Baylor used a big run to pull away for an 83-69 victory over sixth-ranked Texas.

McNeese’s Schroyer on the Southland: ‘I think it’s time to rebrand our league’

The Southland Conference had a busy January as five conference members elected to join other conferences. The Texas Four (Lamar, Sam Houston State, Abilene Christian and Stephen F. Austin) left for the Western Athletic Conference while Central Arkansas headed east to the ASUN Conference. Those moves

  SFA Ladyjacks earn votes on most recent women’s basketball Top 25 poll

The SFA women's basketball team is starting to get noticed for their accomplishments on the court by receiving votes in the latest AP Top 25 poll.

EA Sports confirms return of college football game

It will be the first installment of the series since NCAA Football 2014, which was released in 2013.

SFA’s Stephanie Visscher picks up Southland Conference Player of the Week honor

Stephanie Visscher led the SFA ladyjacks to two key wins this past week.

  COVID-19 impacting college recruiting for East Texas gymnasts

Many sports have been impacted across the country due to the pandemic. Some states are not even allowing high school sports to take place which in turn can impact college recruiting. Even in states like Texas, where sports are being played, recruiting is still greatly impacted because of COVID-19.

SFA ‘Jacks pick up key 78-68 win over rival Sam Houston

The SFA Lumberjacks bounced back from a mid week loss to Abilene Christian with a 10-point win at home Sunday against Sam Houston State.

Lady Raiders fall to Texas

The Texas Tech Lady Raiders have lost their third game in a row, after falling to Texas 72-53.

  SFA Ladyjacks push win streak to 11 with 35-point win over Sam Houston

The SFA Ladyjacks continued their dominance over the Southland Conference on Saturday.

Texas Tech outlasts LSU 76-71

After a mostly back and forth game, Texas Tech outlasted LSU 76 -71 in their SEC/Big 12 challenge matchup.

SFA hosting big SLC games with Sam Houston over the weekend

The SFA basketball teams welcome rival Sam Houston State to Nacogdoches on Saturday and Sunday.

From TJC to SFA: Johnson, Heckard fitting in at the DI level

Cam Johnson and Deandre Heckard were prepared for coach Kyle Keller's system while playing up the road in Tyler.

Former Carthage RB Keaontay Ingram announces transfer to USC

Former Carthage standout Keaontay Ingram is leaving the Lone Star State to join the USC football program.

Former Lufkin Panther Ja’Lynn Polk transferring from Texas Tech

Ja'Lynn Polk will be looking for a new school to attend and play football for.

Red Raider basketball returns to national top-10

Texas Tech is back in the top-10 in the Associated Press Top 25 and USA TODAY Coaches Poll along with being at No. 14 in the NCAA NET Ranking.

Red Raider in Super Bowl for 12th straight season

A Texas Tech Red Raider is in the Super Bowl for the 12th straight season.

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.

Big 12 baseball schedule announced

The Red Raiders will have the same conference home slate as 2019, hosting TCU, Baylor, Oklahoma State and Kansas.

Red Raiders at TCU rescheduled for Feb. 15 in Fort Worth

The Texas Tech men’s basketball matchup at TCU in Fort Worth has been rescheduled for Monday, Feb. 15, the Big 12 announced on Friday morning.

Texas Tech Baseball to open 2021 season at Globe Life Field

All eyes in the college baseball world will be fixed on Arlington where the Red Raiders will be among three Big 12 teams and three SEC teams in competition.

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.

LSU picks up commitment from Texas CB Marcus Scott II

LSU received a commitment for the class of 2022 from Texas cornerback Marcus Scott II on Wednesday, Jan. 20. Scott made the announcement on social media.

Wednesday night full of college basketball action

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

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.

Texas Tech Basketball game against TCU on Jan. 20 postponed

TCU's January 20th games against Texas Tech and Texas on January 23 have been postponed.'

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

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

Jeremy Pruitt fired as Tennessee head football coach, acting head coach named

Hired as the 26th head football coach at UT on December 7th of 2017, Jeremy Pruitt has been relieved of his duties as top Vol.

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.

Lady Raiders upset No. 21 Texas

The Lady Raiders losing streak came to an end on Sunday, as Texas Tech knocked off No. 21 Texas in the United Supermarkets Arena, 74-66.

Tech men fall to Baylor 68-60

Days after Texas Tech men’s basketball team upset No. 4 Texas, the Red Raiders fell to No. 2 Baylor 68-60.

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

A new conference for SFA could mean more revenue potential.

SEC announces softball conference schedule

The SEC announced the approval of the 24-game conference schedule for each SEC softball team Friday morning. The schedule features four home series and four away series with a built-in bye weekend.

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.

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

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.”

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.

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.

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

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

  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.

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.