Abilene High running back Abram Smith burst on to the scene late last season in the final two games, and turned plenty of heads in the process.
Defending conference champions, the Baylor Bears, started off Big 12 Media Days in Dallas on Monday. TCU and Texas Tech rounded out the day as the other two representatives from the Lone Star State.
WICHITA FALLS, Texas – Matt Porter shot a 1-unde par 70 in the final round of the 86th West Texas Amateur, finishing in fourth place for the event. Porter shot an even-par aggregate score of 213 for the 54-hole event at the par-71, 6,983-yard Wichita Falls Country Club.
The West team was able to pull away for a win in the Texas Six-Man Coaches Association Division One All-Star Game on Saturday in Wichita Falls.
Baylor head football coach and Big Country native Art Briles visited Abilene on Saturday to sign copies of his new book.