ABILENE – Playing at home for the first time in the 2013-14 season, the ACU Wildcats wasted little time jumping all over Hillsdale Freewill Baptist as the Wildcats cruised to a 93-53 win over the Saints at Moody Coliseum.
ACU had two clear goals before Tuesday night's non-conference game against Texas A&M-Commerce: control the Lady Lions on the glass and make free throws.
BALTIMORE, Md. -- The ACU Wildcats shot just 32 percent from the field Saturday afternoon as they completed their 10-game season-opening road swing with a 74-47 loss to Towson in the Battle 4 Atlantis Mainland Tournament at the SECU Arena.
ABILENE - Abilene Christian University presents its third-annual Christmas Slam Tuesday night, Dec. 3 at Moody Coliseum. Festivities begin prior to the start of ACU women's basketball game vs. Texas A&M-Commerce at 5:30 p.m. and will continue through the men's home opener against Hillsdale Baptist.
The ACU Wildcats will return to action this weekend at the Battle 4 Atlantis Mainland Tournament when they take on both West Alabama and Towson at the SECU Arena.
SAN ANGELO – Sophomore guard Parker Wentz poured in 19 points and ACU held Northern New Mexico to just 36 percent shooting from the field Saturday evening as ACU won its second straight game with a 78-56 win over the Eagles at the San Angelo Community Medical Center Classic hosted by Angelo State.
SAN ANGELO – LaDarrien Williams and Jacob Lancaster each scored 16 points Friday afternoon as the ACU Wildcats won their first game as an NCAA Division I basketball program with a 62-44 win over Western New Mexico in the San Angelo Community Medical Center Classic hosted by Angelo State.
A rally by the ACU Wildcats fell short on Tuesday night against the TCU Horned Frogs of the Big Twelve Conference.
FORT WORTH – Two teams looking for their first wins of the season will renew acquaintances on the hardwood Tuesday night when ACU takes on TCU in men's basketball at Daniel-Meyer Coliseum.
IOWA CITY, Iowa – For the first time in their first-year venture into NCAA division I athletics, the ACU Wildcats were completely outplayed on both ends of the floor for 40 minutes as the powerful Iowa Hawkeyes whipped a tired ACU team, 103-41, at Carver-Hawkeye Arena.
PRAIRIE VIEW – Two of the best offensive units in college football lit up the scoreboard Saturday afternoon at Blackshear Field as Abilene Christian University outlasted Prairie View A&M, 65-45, as the Wildcats finished off the 2013 season by recording their eighth straight winning season.
IOWA CITY, Iowa – The ACU men's basketball team will be back on the road Sunday afternoon when they take on the undefeated Iowa Hawkeyes of the Big 10 Conference at Carver-Hawkeye Arena.
PRAIRIE VIEW – Two of college football's highest-scoring offenses will hit the field against each other Saturday afternoon when the ACU Wildcats close out their 2013 campaign against the Panthers of Prairie View A&M at Blackshear Field.
COLLEGE PARK, Md. – The ACU Wildcats gave the Maryland Terrapins all they wanted for 30 minutes Wednesday night at the Comcast Center, but the Terrapins' length and depth eventually wore down the Wildcats as Maryland knocked off ACU, 67-44, in men's basketball action.
The ACU Wildcats are 3 days from finishing their 1st year as an NCAA Football Championship team.
OLEAN, N.Y. – St. Bonaventure scored the final five points of the first half and the first nine points of the second half Monday to break open a close game as they went on to a 75-47 victory over Abilene Christian at a rowdy Reilly Center in men's non-conference college basketball action.
SAN ANTONIO - What the Abilene Christian Wildcats had done so well the entire year abandoned them at the worst possible time, when with 30 seconds remaining in the fourth quarter, Cardinal defensive end Michael Tate strip sacked quarterback John David Baker to seal Incarnate Word’s first victory over the Wildcats Saturday at Benson Stadium, 34-31.
LAKE CHARLES, La. - The distinguished collegiate career of Abilene Christian senior distance runner Chloe Susset reached its end Friday at the Southland Conference Championships when the native of Clery Vexin, France, finished fifth of 102 runners with a season-best 6K time of 21:29.4.
FRISCO – The ACU men and women will each play a pair of Southland Conference games on ESPN3 as part of the conference's record 83 broadcast opportunities during the 2013-14 season, the league announced Thursday. Included in the package are 63 men's games and 20 women's games that will be broadcast nationally or regionally.
OWINGS MILLS, Md. – Former ACU running back Bernard Scott was signed Monday by the Baltimore Ravens, a little more than one month after he was released by the Cincinnati Bengals.
LAS CRUCES, N.M. -- The Abilene Christian Wildcats needed a miracle to pull off a miracle. And unbelievably, they almost got it.
NEW ORLEANS, La. – Freshman Dorothy Swanson scored 17.5 points and six Wildcats combined for 13 blocks in leading the Abilene Christian volleyball team to a 3-0 win over the Privateers of New Orleans Saturday at the HPC Arena. ACU’s shutout was its third of the season as the Wildcats won by scores of 25-23, 28-26 and 25-22.
ABILENE – Saturday night's non-conference football game between ACU and New Mexico State will be broadcast on several venues, including ESPN3.com.
ABILENE – John David Baker threw three touchdown passes and ran for another, and Abilene Christian University’s defense turned back turnover-prone University of the Incarnate Word, 40-6 Saturday afternoon in Shotwell Stadium on Homecoming and Senior Day for the Wildcats.
DUNCAN, Okla. – The ACU golf team closed out its fall schedule Tuesday afternoon with a fourth-place finish in rainy conditions at The Territory Classic.
DUNCAN, Okla. – The ACU Wildcats posted a team score of 307 Monday and find themselves 15 shots off the lead after the rain-delayed first day of The Territory Classic at The Territory Country Club.
HOUSTON – Abilene Christian University senior wide receiver Taylor Gabriel had 174 receiving yards and three touchdowns Saturday on a record-setting night for the Wildcats as they whipped future Southland Conference rival Houston Baptist, 69-12, at BBVA Compass Stadium.
SAN ANTONIO, Texas - Senior Chloe Susset won her second cross country race of the fall and posted her fourth-consecutive top-15 finish Saturday morning at the Incarnate Word Invitational hosted by Live Oak Park.
This is the 1st year Houston Baptist has fielded a football team, and because that is the case, the Wildcats feel they have the advantage on Saturday.
The ACU Wildcats enter the week riding a 3 game losing streak after falling to Pittsburgh State on Saturday up in Kansas. The loss is not a good thing, but what was good was the way the defense played in the 28-20 loss.
HUNTSVILLE, Texas - Led by junior Corbin Renner's fourth-place individual finish, the Abilene Christian golf team Tuesday placed second at the Sam Houston State Harold Funston Invitational.
HUNTSVILLE -- ACU's Corbin Renner fired a two-round total of 138 to help the Wildcats to a second-place standing after two rounds of the Sam Houston State Harold Funston Invitational at Raven Nest Golf Course.
PITTSBURG, Kan. -- Jeff Seybold ran for 115 yards and three touchdowns Saturday afternoon and the Pittsburg State University defense put the clamps on Abilene Christian University's offense for most of the game as the Gorillas – the nation's 10th-ranked NCAA Division II team – knocked off the Wildcats, 28-20, at Carnie Smith Stadium.
The ACU Wildcats faced a tough opponent this past weekend in the Tarleton State Texans, but when faced with adversity the Cats never got out of it.
The ACU Wildcats made the trip out to Frisco this last week to take on the Tarleton State Texans, and you could say it didn't go exactly as planned.
HAMMOND, La. – Senior forward Andrea Carpenter’s ninth goal of the season served as the game-winner in Abilene Christian’s 1-0 victory over Southeastern Louisiana Sunday afternoon at the SLU Soccer Complex.
CHATTANOOGA, Tenn. - Abilene Christian teammates Borja Cortes and Nicklas Wingord each won their semifinal matches in three sets Saturday, setting up an all-Wildcat final in Flight 1 of the Steve Baras Classic hosted by UT-Chattanooga.
FRISCO, Texas – Sophomore running back Jerome Regal rushed for 251 yards and two touchdowns, including the deciding score in a second overtime, as Tarleton State University overcame four turnovers to upset longtime nemesis Abilene Christian 41-34 Saturday night in Toyota Stadium.
ABILENE – Junior Neely Borger hit .412 on the strength of eight kills and freshman Lexi Mercier blocked eight shots to lead the Abilene Christian volleyball team to a 3-0 win over Nicholls State Saturday afternoon at Moody Coliseum.
The Wildcats game with the Red Birds was their 1st against an NCAA Division I F-C-S team since making the move up from Division II. Most were wondering how Abilene Christian is going to do at the new level. As it turns out, they stack up pretty well.
ABILENE – Houston Baptist launched 22 shots and placed seven on frame, but none found the back of the net and Abilene Christian escaped the Wildcat Soccer Pitch Sunday with a tense 1-0 victory over its new Southland Conference rival.
NORMAL, Ill. – Anthony Warrum's 62-yard punt return on the final play of the first half Saturday night broke open a close game as Illinois State kept the nation's top scoring offense under wraps as the Redbirds knocked off ACU, 31-17, at Hancock Stadium.
The ACU Wildcats are 3-0 so far this season and they are scoring points at an alarming rate.
Tuesday morning the Cincinnati Bengals waived former Abilene Christian running back Bernard Scott after four full seasons with the team.
ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. - The Abilene Christian volleyball team was swept for the second time in as many matches Saturday afternoon after falling in three sets, 25-15, 25-23, 25-12 to host New Mexico during day two of the Lobo Invitational.
ABILENE – Senior wide receiver Taylor Gabriel had his biggest night of the young season Saturday night as he caught three touchdown passes – including a 75-yard touchdown pass from John David Baker – as Abilene Christian University rolled to a 52-28 win over New Mexico Highlands in a non-conference football game at Shotwell Stadium.
ABILENE – Sometimes dreams do come true and that was definitely the case Tuesday night for some members of the Abilene Christian volleyball team as the Wildcats shocked the Red Raiders of Texas Tech, 3-1, in front of 1300 fans at a rocking Moody Coliseum.
WICHITA FALLS – The ACU Wildcats put the capper on a tough three-match road trip Tuesday night with a 1-0 win over former Lone Star Conference rival Midwestern State at the MSU Soccer Field.
ABILENE – ACU junior Corbin Renner fired a final-round 65 Tuesday to win the individual medalist title at the Charles Coody West Texas Intercollegiate golf tournament at the Diamondback Golf Club.
ABILENE – Calvin Clyde of Texas Wesleyan fired a 5-under-par 66 Monday in the first round of the Charles Coody West Texas Intercollegiate golf tournament and will take the individual medalist lead into Tuesday's final round of the tournament at the Diamondback Golf Club.