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.
D1 hosted a lineman camp this afternoon featuring former ACU Assistant Coach Andrae Rowe.
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'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.
TEMPE, Ariz. – On a beautiful Tuesday night in the desert, ACU and Arizona State closed the doors on one of the iconic stadiums in college baseball history with another in a long line of classics at a park that has hosted more than its share in its 40-year history.
ABILENE -- ACU senior catcher Seth Spivey was voted second team all-Southland Conference as the league office announced the all-conference team Monday. The team was voted on by the league's head coach and sports information directors.
SAN ANTONIO -- Incarnate Word pitcher Dylan Boss tossed seven effective innings Friday afternoon at Sullivan Field as the Cardinals knocked off ACU, 4-3, to clinch the final Southland Conference series of the season for both teams.
IRVING -- Former ACU all-America golfer Alex Carpenter shot a 2-over-par 72 Thursday in the first round of the HP Byron Nelson Championship at the TPC Four Seasons Resort.
IRVING – Former ACU all-America golfer Alex Carpenter is playing in his second PGA Tour tournament of his career this weekend when he tees it up beginning tomorrow at the HP Byron Nelson Championship at the TPC Four Seasons Resort.
ABILENE - Abilene Christian women's basketball coach Julie Goodenough Wednesday announced the additions of Ellyn Avery, Madison Parker and Paris Webb to the Wildcats' 2014-15 roster. All three recently signed their National Letter of Intent to play for ACU and join a class that already includes prep standouts Alana Aguirre, Sierra Allen and Alyssa Echols.
SAN ANTONIO – The ACU Wildcats will close out the Southland Conference portion of their season this weekend with a three-game set against Incarnate Word at Daniel Sullivan Field.
TULSA, Okla. -- Oral Roberts scored three runs in the first two innings Sunday afternoon and those held up as the Golden Eagles knocked off ACU, 3-1, to win the Southland Conference series between the teams at J.L. Johnson Stadium.
TULSA, Okla. -- Oral Roberts jumped on ACU starting pitcher Garrett deMeyere for four runs in four innings Saturday afternoon as the Golden Eagles picked up a 5-2 in win over the Wildcats to even the Southland Conference series at one game apiece.
ABILENE -- Two of the most electrifying offensive performers in ACU football history and one of the men working for them in the trenches of the offensive line had their NFL dreams come true Saturday night shortly after the end of the league's annual draft.
TULSA, Okla. -- ACU senior Brady Rodriguez tossed a complete-game three-hit shutout and Seth Spivey hit a two-run home run Friday night as the Wildcats blanked Oral Roberts, 7-0, in a Southland Conference game at J.L. Johnson Stadium.
Head coach Britt Bonneau and his Wildcats finished the home portion of the season last weekend when they were swept by Texas A&M/Corpus Christi.
Former Hardi-Simmons Cowgirl Kendra Hassell took her spot among the Big Country's greatest athletics in teh Athletic Hall of Fame on Monday night. BCH Sports' Eric Boynton caught up with the former Division III women's basketball player of the year.
ABILENE -- Texas A&M-Corpus Christi put together three big innings and had just enough pitching over the final three innings Sunday afternoon to take an 11-10 win over ACU in an error-filled Southland Conference baseball contest at Crutcher Scott Field.
ABILENE - Incarnate Word received a pair of three-run home runs from freshman Mikaela Flores and benefited from seven walks and five errors during Sunday's five-inning 12-4 win over Abilene Christian at Poly Wells Field.
ABILENE -- Texas A&M-Corpus Christi scored four times in the decisive sixth inning Saturday afternoon as the Islanders went on to knock off ACU, 8-4, in Southland Conference baseball action at Crutcher Scott Field.
ABILENE - Cara Hoover and Lyndi Smith each hit a grand slam, and Peyton Mosley delivered a win and a save Saturday to lead Abilene Christian softball in its doubleheader sweep of Incarnate Word at Poly Wells Field.
ABILENE -- Texas A&M-Corpus Christi leftfielder Jordan Lee drove in three runs in his final two at-bats Friday night as the Islanders dealt the ACU Wildcats a heartbreaking 8-6 loss in 11 innings in the first game of a three-game Southland Conference baseball series at Crutcher Scott Field.
The ACU Wildcats home season is coming to a close this weekend with a series at Scott Field.
ABILENE - Tuesday's clash between former regional rivals Abilene Christian and Texas-Permian Basin ended in an unexpected fashion as the Wildcats prevailed, 4-3, on a bases-loaded hit-by-pitch with two outs in the ninth.
ABILENE, Texas - Houston Baptist overcame an early 2-0 deficit and scored three unanswered runs down the stretch to beat Abilene Christian, 7-4, during their rubber game played on a windy and sunny Sunday afternoon at Poly Wells Field.
HOUSTON – Two Houston Baptist pitchers limited the ACU Wildcats to just four singles Saturday afternoon as the Huskies tied up their three-game Southland Conference series against ACU at one game apiece with a 3-0 win at Husky Field.
HOUSTON -- ACU head coach Britt Bonneau's decision to give Russell Crippen his first career collegiate start on the mound Friday afternoon paid off in a big way as the Wildcats knocked off Houston Baptist, 4-2, in the opener of a three-game Southland Conference series at Husky Field.
The ACU Wildcats continue Southland Conference play on Friday afternoon down in Houston, and they are counting on the continued strong play of infielder Brandon Grudzielanek.
ARLINGTON - Abilene Christian softball collected six hits and drew five walks, but came away with only one run Wednesday night in a 5-1 loss to UT-Arlington at Allan Saxe Field.
ABILENE, Texas – A two-run home run by Ben Douglas in the fourth and a five-run outburst in the sixth inning propelled McMurry University to a 7-4 non-conference win over NCAA Division I foe Abilene Christian University, in a cross-town battle at Crutcher Scott Field. The win by the War Hawks (20-22) was their first-ever in eight tries against the Wildcats (14-23).
McKINNEY -- The ACU Wildcats turned in one of their best rounds of the spring season Monday afternoon, leaving themselves tied for fourth after the first round of the Southland Conference championship tournament at the Stonebridge Ranch Country Club.
The ACU Wildcats, who appear to be turning the corner after picking up a series win over Stephen F. Austin this past weekend.
ABILENE -- ACU sophomore Garrett Demeyere threw the first nine-inning shutout for the Wildcats in more than nine years Saturday afternoon as he lifted the Wildcats to a 3-0 series-clinching win over Stephen F. Austin at Crutcher Scott Field.
HUNTSVILLE -- Sam Houston State first baseman Sarah Allison had two hits and drove in three runs Saturday afternoon to lead the Bearkats to a series-clinching 7-4 win over ACU in Southland Conference softball action.
ABILENE - Abilene Christian softball received quite an offensive jolt Sunday with home runs coming off the bats of seniors Courtney Flanary and Lyndi Smith, but even those two cannon blasts couldn't offset an agonizing day in the circle for all three Wildcat pitchers during a 10-7 loss to Lamar at Poly Wells Field.
After being done in by mental errors, physical miscues and aggressive base running by Lamar in game one, the Abilene Christian softball team rallied from a run down in the seventh inning of game two to beat the Cardinals, 3-2, on a one-out double to left by Cara Hoover.
HUNTSVILLE -- Sam Houston State hit for the cycle in a five-run fourth inning Friday night, paving the way to an 8-3 win over ACU in Southland Conference baseball action at Don Sanders Baseball Stadium.
The Abilene Christian track and field program and its historic Elmer Gray Stadium will play host to one of its biggest collegiate meets in almost a decade Saturday when the Wildcats welcome in 22 men's and women's teams for the inaugural Wes Kittley Invitational.