Abilene Christian swept the league's weekly football honors.
In its first season back in the Southland Conference in 40 years, the ACU Wildcats suffered their fair share of heartbreaking losses, including in the season-opener at Georgia State.
ABILENE - Four consecutive baskets near the start of the second half set the tone for a dominating performance by the Abilene Christian women's basketball team Saturday night at Moody Coliseum, as the Wildcats cruised to a 91-64 victory over Wayland Baptist in their season opener.
Abilene Christian University selects Lee De Leon to become the schools 8th athletic director.
The ACU Wildcats put a bow on their first season as a full member of the Southland Conference.
The ACU Wildcats are getting ready to finish off their first full season as a member of the Southland Conference, and it's gone pretty well.
Four baseball players from Abilene High signed to continue their careers at the next level.
Zach Adkins threw for 238 yards and Daniel Atzenweiler scored three touchdowns to lead Northwestern State University to a 34-10 win Saturday afternoon over Abilene Christian University in a Southland Conference game in Shotwell Stadium.
Head coach Ken Collums' ACU Wildcats ran the ball 54 of their 64 plays, and picked up 286 yards on the ground.
ACU's defense gave up some yards, but the "D" forced 7 turnovers.
Abilene Christian junior cornerback Jonathan Epps Monday earned the Southland Conference's Defensive Player of the Week award.
Redshirt freshman quarterback Kade Munden ran for 100 yards and two touchdowns and threw for three others in his first collegiate start to lead Abilene Christian University to a 52-35 upset win Saturday over the University of Central Arkansas.
Head coach Ken Collums and his team are preparing to take on conference leader Central Arkansas. Collums has a history with the Bears.
The Wildcats continue their ride through the very tough Southland Conference, and while they are not getting embarrassed by anybody, head coach Ken Collum's team hasn't been able to get a victory over the elite in the league.
ACU’s offense turned the ball over four times Saturday afternoon and the Sam Houston State defense returned two of them for touchdowns as the Bearkats rolled to a 38-21 win over the Wildcats in a Southland Conference action at Bowers Stadium.
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.