The ACU Wildcats have been leaning on their running game for much of this season, and a red-shirt freshman is stepping up in a big way.
McNeese State jumped out to a 17-0 first-quarter lead Saturday night and held on to knock off Abilene Christian University, 31-20, in a Southland Conference contest in front of 14,464 fans at Cowboy Stadium.
The Abilene Christian Wildcats are headed back out on the road this week as they continue their first full run through the Southland Conference.
The ACU Wildcats improved to 4-3 on the season thanks to their 55-14 homecoming victory over Ave Maria on Saturday. Cade Stone was the receiving star for head coach Ken Collums.
ABILENE - Stephen F. Austin held on to first place and undefeated Southland Conference record Sunday thanks to a goal in the 82nd minute that propelled the Ladyjacks to a 1-0 victory over Abilene Christian at Shotwell Stadium.
ABILENE – De’Andre Brown ran for three touchdowns and Cade Stone caught eight passes for 121 yards and a score Saturday to help Abilene Christian University to a 55-14 Homecoming afternoon win over Ave Maria University in a non-conference game in Shotwell Stadium.
The ACU Wildcats enter their Homecoming weekend with 3 wins and 3 losses after losing a heart breaker to Lamar on Saturday.
ABILENE, Texas – Lamar University quarterback Caleb Berry rallied his team with two fourth-quarter touchdown passes, leading the Cardinals to a 24-21 Southland Conference win over Abilene Christian University Saturday night at Shotwell Stadium.
This is the head coach Ken Collums and his ACU Wildcats' 1st full season playing at the NCAA FCS level, and they could easily be 5-0.
Wildcats running back Herschel Sims helped lead the ACU to a blowout win on Saturday.
HOUSTON — ACU running back Herschel Sims had his first 100-yard rushing game as a Wildcat as he and a potent passing attack led the Wildcats to a dominating 59-14 win against Houston Baptist in a Southland Conference game at Husky Stadium.
The ACU Wildcats won for the 2nd week in a row on Saturday. They beat Incarnate Word thanks in large part to a dominating performance by the defense.
The ACU Wildcats go back on the road this after beating Incarnate Word on Saturday to improve to 2-2 on the season.
ABILENE – Sophomore quarterback Parker McKenzie threw for 329 yards and a stingy defense helped Abilene Christian University blank the University of the Incarnate Word 21-0 Saturday afternoon in the two teams’ 2014 Southland Conference opener at rainy Shotwell Stadium, the Wildcats' first shutout since a 51-0 win in the 2012 season-opener.
ABILENE – Last season the Wildcats opened their season with one of the toughest November stretches of any team in the country as they played 10 games in seven states in the first 21 days of the season.
For the fourth straight season, the ACU Wildcats will play a football game in the Metroplex as director of athletics Jared Mosley announced Thursday that the Wildcats' Nov. 1 Southland Conference game against Central Arkansas has been moved to John Clark Stadium in Plano.
ABILENE - The ACU Wildcats will be back at Shotwell Stadium Saturday at 3:05 p.m. to take on Incarnate Word in the Southland Conference opener for both teams.
The ACU Wildcats are coming into this week's game off a great victory over FBS Troy University.
The ACU Wildcats still living the spotlight of their 1st victory over an NCAA FBS school since 1959.
For the second time this season, ACU QB Parker McKenzie is the Southland Conference Offensive Player of the Week.
Head coach Ken Collums and his team are headed to Alabama to face Troy University.
As a team,ACU gained 199 yards on the ground, and Deandre Brown led the way with 109.
The ACU Wildcats enter Week 2 with Northern Arizona with an 0-1 record after a disappointing 1-point loss to Georgia State on national television.
The ACU Wildcats are getting ready for their home opener this week.
Georgia State University's Wil Lutz kicked a 26-yard field goal with four seconds left to stun Abilene Christian University 38-37 in a thrilling season-opening game nationally telecast by ESPNU from the Georgia Dome.
The ACU Wildcats are getting set to kick off their season as they take on Georgia State in one of the 1st NCAA Division I football games of the year.
The Abilene Christian University Wildcats are in Atlanta and set to open the season on Wednesday night against Georgia State.
Abilene sophomore goalkeeper Sydney Newton recorded a career-high eight saves in the Wildcats' 1-0 loss at Tulsa in the season opener for both teams Friday night at Hurricane Stadium.
Jared Mosley, who recently completed his 10th year as the director of athletics at Abilene Christian University, announced Friday that he is resigning to become the CEO and president of the Texas Sports Hall of Fame.
This is ACU's first year to play a full schedule as a member of NCAA Division I F-B-S in the Southland Conference.
The ACU Wildcats finished the first week of preseason camp with a scrimmage at their home come this fall, and had a mixed bag of results.
It's been a bumpy road through college football for running back Herschel Sims thus far. That road has now returned home to Abilene with the ACU Wildcats.
ABILENE – ACU will begin preparations for the 2014 football season Saturday afternoon when close to 100 players report for summer workouts.
ABILENE – ACU head baseball coach Britt Bonneau announced Monday that he has hired former Arkansas volunteer coach Brad Flanders as the Wildcats' new pitching coach and assistant recruiting coordinator.
Former ACU catcher/second baseman Seth Spivey was named to the Northwest League All-Star Team on Thursday after an impressive first half of the season with Spokane.
FRISCO, Texas – The Southland Conference Television Network and ESPN3 will feature 15 exclusive broadcasts of all 11 Southland football teams in 2014. The matchups will be featured on more than 25 regional affiliates across Arkansas, Colorado, Florida, Louisiana, Oklahoma and Texas, as well as to a nationwide audience on ESPN3 and ESPN GamePlan. Five of the telecasts will be shown nationally and exclusively by ESPN3.
ABILENE – ACU head football coach Ken Collums announced Monday that he has hired two new full-time coaches to replace departing staff members.
ABILENE – ACU head football coach Ken Collums announced Monday that the Wildcat coaching staff will host "Football 101 For Moms" camp on the evening of Thursday, July 31.
Former ACU catcher Seth Spivey wasted little time settling in at the plate in the minors for the Spokane Indians.
Former ACU Wildcat is making a big impact on the diamond since taking the field in the minors for the Spokane Indians. On Sunday Spivey capped off what's already been a good start to his pro career with a homerun.
ABILENE – ACU director of athletics Jared Mosley announced Monday that former assistant volleyball coach Jason Bibler has agreed to return to Abilene to become the Wildcats' new head volleyball coach.
This year the ACU Wildcats will take the field for a Southland Conference game for the first time. Dave Campbell's Texas Football is picking the Wildcats to finish in the bottom half of one of the toughest conferences in the country.
NEW ORLEANS – Two of ACU's first three games of the 2014 football season will have a national viewing audience after it was announced Tuesday that the Wildcats' game at Troy (Ala.) will be broadcast on ESPN3.
ABILENE – ACU director of athletics Jared Mosley announced Tuesday that recently hired volleyball head coach Rob Frost has resigned to return to Mary Hardin-Baylor, effective immediately.
ABILENE -- ACU's all-Southland Conference catcher, Seth Spivey, was drafted Friday by the Texas Rangers in the 10th round of Major League Baseball's amateur draft.
ABILENE – ACU director of athletics Jared Mosley announced late Thursday afternoon that he has decided to make a change in the leadership of the Wildcats' men's golf program and that the contract of head coach Mike Campbell will not be renewed for the upcoming season.
ABILENE - Abilene Christian head women's basketball coach Julie Goodenough Monday announced the addition of Kyle Felan as assistant coach. Felan comes to Abilene after spending four seasons working in several capacities for the women's basketball coaching staff at Texas A&M University.
TUCSON, Ariz. – Less than 18 hours after putting the finishing touches on the program's signature win of the season, the ACU Wildcats played a game they'd rather forget Sunday afternoon in front of 1,727 fans at Hi Corbett Field.
TUCSON, Ariz. – Most of the time, the biggest fish are the hardest to reel in and put up the biggest fight. The ACU Wildcats found that to be very true on a gorgeous night for baseball at Hi Corbett Field.
The Abilene Christian volleyball program Thursday announced the additions of Nicole Morales and Tucker Smith to its 2014 roster.