ABILENE, Texas – When ABC television premieres its new fantasy/reality show The Quest on Thursday (July 31/7 p.m. CT), former McMurry University quarterback Rashon Lewis will be one of the contestants (or “Paladins,” as they are known on the show).
The two teams that make up the "Red River Rivalry" book-ended the final session at Big 12 Media Days in Dallas.
RICHARDSON, Texas – Hardin-Simmons junior kick returner Jessie Ramos was named the preseason American Southwest Conference special teams player of the year and the Cowboys have been picked to place third in the league in s vote of the head coaches, sports information directors and select media.
Baylor head football coach and Big Country native Art Briles visited Abilene on Saturday to sign copies of his new book.
The USA Football Network has released their Preseason Division II All-American Teams, and Hardin-Simmons WR Jessie Ramos was named among the top players in the country.
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.
LUBBOCK, Texas - The anticipation of the 2014 Texas Tech Football season has led to yet another attendance milestone as all season tickets have been sold for the first time in school history.
ABILENE, Texas — The Hardin-Simmons Athletic Hall of Fame Committee has announced its 2014 class that will be inducted on Oct. 18 in a ceremony in the Johnson Building Multipurpose Room.
In 2013 the Hardin-Simmons Cowboys suffered their first losing season in 21 years. Dave Campbell's Texas Football is calling for the Cowboys to get back to their winning ways in 2014.
Comanche defensive end and tight end Hunter Thedford is getting a lot of attention from college coaches this summer, and could be one of the most sought after players at his position in the state.
ABILENE, Texas – McMurry University head football coach Lance Hinson has rounded out his 2014 coaching staff with the hiring of veteran offensive coordinator Matt Kalb and offensive line coach/recruiting coordinator Adam Kirby.
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, Texas – McMurry University has named 19-year coaching veteran Lance Hinson as the War Hawks’ new head football coach. Hinson comes to Abilene after spending the past nine seasons as the head coach at The University of St. Mary in Leavenworth, Kan.
ABILENE, Texas – McMurry University interim head coach Kendall Roberson has released the 2014 football schedule for the War Hawks. The 10-game slate will include one non-conference game, seven regular season Lone Star Conference (LSC) contests and two LSC post-season playoff games.
McMurry head football coach Mason Miller is leaving the university after one season as leader of the War Hawks.
RICHARDSON, Texas --- McMurry University will be returning to its NCAA Division III athletics roots, as American Southwest Conference (ASC) officials announced today the forthcoming return of the War Hawks’ athletics program to the league. McM was one of the eight founding member of the ASC in May 1996.
ABILENE – After four years of scoring touchdowns, racking up yards, winning games and thrilling ACU football fans, a handful of NFL scouts wanted to see what some of the best skill-position players in Wildcat football history could do Friday against the clock at the team's annual Pro Day.
ABILENE, Texas — Hardin-Simmons has announced its 2014 football schedule and it will look a lot different than the recent past.
The McMurry University community is saddened to learn of the passing of Coach Wilford Moore on Tuesday, January 21.
Current Eastern Illinois offensive coordinator and former Abilene Cooper assistant Sterlin Gilbert was named 2013 FCS Coordinator of the Year by Footballscoop.com Tuesday.
ABILENE, Texas — Zach Wilkerson has been named the new defensive coordinator for the Hardin-Simmons football team.
ABILENE, Texas – McMurry University’s women’s basketball team slugged it out with the University of Texas Permian Basin for the entire regulation 40 minutes, before eventually succumbing in overtime, 77-67, at Kimbrell Arena.
The ACU Wildcats will open the 2014 campaign on the road at the Georgia Dome against Georgia State in the first college football game of the season.
After nearly two days of reports, the University of Texas made the hiring of Charlie Strong as their head football coach official on Sunday.
Late Friday night reports surfaced that Louisville head coach Charlie Strong will be the next coach at the University of Texas.
Waco, Texas - Baylor University head football coach Art Briles released this statement this morning concerning media speculation surrounding his interest in other college or professional coaching opportunities following the Bears' most successful season in school history.
SALEM, Va. — Hardin-Simmons’ football players Jessie Ramos and Chuck North named to the D3football.com All-American Second Team that was announced ahead of the Stagg Bowl on Friday evening.
Abilene Christian athletic director Jared Mosley announced Wednesday night head football coach Ken Collums signed a four-year extension with the school. The announcement comes just hours after reports the coach was heading back to his alma mater, Central Arkansas.
After a week of reports and speculation, Texas head football coach Mack Brown announced he would step down on Saturday evening.
GREENVILLE, S.C. – The National Christian College Athletic Association (NCCAA) has honored four McMurry University players on its recently-released All-NCCAA Football Team for the 2013 season. The War Hawks are in their second year as an NCCAA member institution, during the transition to full NCAA Division II membership.
LUBBOCK, Texas - Texas Tech junior tight end Jace Amaro (San Antonio, Texas) was named to the All-Big 12 Conference first team in a vote by the league coaches while quarterback Baker Mayfield (Austin, Texas) was named the Freshman Offensive Player of the Year, league officials announced earlier today.
WACO, Texas - Baylor has accepted an invitation to play in the 2014 Tostitos Fiesta Bowl at the University of Phoenix Stadium in Glendale, Ariz., marking the first time the school will play in a BCS bowl game.
LUBBOCK, Texas - Texas Tech University has formally accepted its 36th bowl invitation in school history and will face the No. 16 Arizona State Sun Devils in the National University Holiday Bowl at Qualcomm Stadium in San Diego on Monday, Dec. 30.
COLLEGE STATION, Texas—Texas A&M University has reached an agreement in principle with Head Football Coach Kevin Sumlin on a new six-year contract, Director of Athletics Eric Hyman announced Saturday. Terms of the contract are pending approval by The Texas A&M University System Board of Regents at a future meeting.
RICHARDSON, Texas — Senior offensive guard Chuck North was named the American Southwest Conference offensive lineman of the year and senior wide receiver Taylor Huff was named to the Outstanding Sportsman Team to headline Hardin-Simmons’ players that were tabbed for 2013 American Southwest Conference honors by the league’s head coaches.
ABILENE, Texas - McMurry University’s football team closed out the 2013 season with a record-setting, 55-20, win over Southern Nazarene University at Wilford Moore Stadium. The victory gave the War Hawks (3-8) two-straight wins to draw the curtain on the year.
ABILENE, Texas — Hardin-Simmons’ football team closed its 2013 campaign with a 46-34 loss to Louisiana College on Saturday afternoon at Shelton Stadium.
SEGUIN, Texas – Howard Payne University cannot overcome a 32 point second half by Texas Lutheran University as the Yellow Jackets fall in their season finale 63-14 Saturday afternoon.
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.
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.
Hardin-Simmons wide receiver Jesse Ramos was once again named American Southwest Conference Special Teams Player of the Week after his performance against Texas Lutheran.
PLAINVIEW, Texas – McMurry University rolled up 590 yards of total offense – and reached some program milestones – on its way to a 56-29 win over Wayland Baptist University. The War Hawks (2-8) led the Pioneers (0-9) at halftime, 42-9.
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.
PLAINVIEW, Texas – McMurry University will take on Wayland Baptist University for just the second time in its history when the two teams square off at Sherwood Memorial Bulldog Stadium on Saturday afternoon. Kickoff is slated for 2 p.m.
Marquee home games against Arkansas, West Virginia, Texas and Oklahoma highlight one of the most exciting football schedules in school history and are part of a 12-game slate that will serve as Texas Tech's road map towards a Big 12 Conference championship in 2014.
For the second straight week Merkel grad and UMHB linebacker Baylor Mullins was named American Southwest Conference Defensive Player of the Week.
ABILENE, Texas – Greg Livingston’s record-setting receiving day was not enough to help McMurry University snap its losing skein, dropping a 47-43 decision to NCAA Division I FCS foe University of the Incarnate Word at Wilford Moore Stadium. The setback was the fifth straight for the War Hawks (1-8), while the Cardinals (5-4) picked up their first road win since 2011.