The Brownwood Lions suffered their 1st loss of the season last week to 3rd ranked Graham.
Head coach Chuck Howard's Brownwood team was full of untried underclassmen that had no reason to have any confidence in varsity football.
The Brownwood Lions started the 2014 season with a win over former district rival Gatesville.
The Texas High School Coaches Association released their preseason football poll, and a total of 18 Big Country teams were ranked among their region's best.
A year ago the Brownwood Lions played five sophomores on the varsity level, and could very well do the same this year. That means their will be a lot of youth at some key positions, and a need for the upper classmen to step up in 2014.
With the start of two-a-days in the state of Texas, comes year two of the Chuck Howard era in Brownwood.
A pair of big district match-ups involving Brownwood, Wylie, and Sweetwater highlight week eight. Also a Jones County rivalry is renewed between Anson and Hawley.
Many smaller schools need to find different ways to prepare for the upcoming season before two-a-days. One of the ways they get ready is by playing 7on7 football.
Abilene High, Cooper, and Brownwood are featured in the top match-ups of 2014 for weeks six and seven.
The Eastland Mavericks highlighted the four Big Country teams to reach the division two champions bracket by reaching the state semifinals.
LUBBOCK, Texas -- Texas Tech men's golf head coach Greg Sands announced Friday the hiring of Jeremy Alcorn to fill the assistant coach position on his staff.
The Big Country is well represented this year in the state 7on7 tournament championship bracket with all four division two teams advancing.
Cisco, Eastland, Clyde, and Brownwood are featured in the Top Match Ups in Week 2 of the 2014 season.
The State 7-on-7 Tournament is just a few weeks away and five teams will compete for a chance at the title either division one or division two.
Number nine of our countdown goes to the Brownwood Lions and wide receiver Kaimon Ontiveros.
The tenth ranked Wylie Bulldogs could win a lot of the Class 4A districts around the state, but find themselves in perhaps the toughest this year.
The Brownwood Lions and Wylie Bulldogs punched their tickets to the state tournament in College Station on Saturday.
New Orleans second year safety Kenny Vaccaro is feeling more at home the Saints secondary after his rookie year.
The third round of the UIL Softball Playoffs get underway this week as a total of nine Big Country teams will look to take one more step towards Austin. Find out when and where they will be playing right here.
This week athletes from all over Texas will head to Austin for the UIL State Track & Field Meet, and once again the Big Country will be well represented at the state capitol.
The bi-district round of the UIL softball playoffs get underway this week. Here is a list of the pairings for teams in the Big Country.
The Brownwood Lions 2014 football schedule is littered with old rivals in both non-district and district.
The Wylie football schedule this year is packed with teams that reached the postseason in 2013. Many of them made a deep run, and one went all the way to AT&T Stadium.
Another night of high school baseball and softball is in the books around the Big Country. Get the scoreboard right here.
The Big Country continues to add teams to the softball coaches polls this week with Brownwood and Santa Anna making their debuts.
Another jam packed day of high school baseball and softball is in the books around the Big Country. Find out how your team did right here.
A busy day of baseball and softball is in the books around the Big Country. Here's the Big Country baseball and softball scoreboard.
Another busy day of high school baseball and softball is wrapping up around the Big Country. Be sure to check out the Big Country Scoreboard to see how your team performed.
Another night of high school baseball and softball is in the books around the Big Country. Get the Big Country Scoreboard right here.
The regional quarterfinals of the girls basketball playoffs are in the books. Find out who is moving on to the regional tournament right here.
The regional quarterfinals is just around the corner for girls basketball teams in the Big Country. Find out where your team is playing here.
The area round of the girls basketball is in the books. Be sure to check out the Big Country basketball scoreboard to find out who is moving on.
The girls basketball tournament moves on to the second round this weekend with the area round. Find out where the Big Country teams will play right here.
This week marks the start of the girls high school basketball playoffs. Get the scores from around the Big Country right here.
The road to the state championship in girls basketball starts this week. Here's the list of pairings for the bi-district round for the Big Country teams in the playoffs.
Another night of high school hoops is in the books. Here's tonight's Big Country Scoreboard.
Another night of high school hoops is in the books around the Big Country. Get tonight's scoreboard right here.
Another night of high school hoops is in the books around the Big Country. Here's the scoreboard for January 28th.
The Cisco Lady Loboes held their ground in Class 2A of the girls poll this week. Meanwhile a total of 16 Big Country boys and girls basketball teams made the cut in the TABC poll.
The Brownwood Lady Lions have kind of come out of no where this year in Class 3A basketball.
The Brownwood Lady Lions are rolling right along in District 8-3A play so far this season.
Another night of high school basketball is in the books around the Big Country. Check here for scores from around the area.
The Wylie Bulldogs held on to their spot among the top boys basketball teams in the state after a clean sweep in district a week ago.
Another night of high school basketball is in the books around the Big Country. Get the scores from Friday night's games right here.
Another night of high school hoops is in the books around the Big Country, and here's tonight's Big Country Scoreboard.
A total of 17 Big Country boys and girls basketball teams are ranked this week by the Texas Association of Basketball Coaches.
Another night of high school hoops is in the books around the Big Country. Here's the scoreboard for January 10th.
High school basketball scores from around the Big Country.
Abilene High, Brownwood, Cooper, Clyde, and Stamford are featured in the the BCH Sports Top 5 Plays of 2013.
Here's a list of the Big Country playoff matchups for the bi-district round.