Billy Cunningham of Arlington Seguin High School has been named the new varsity boys basketball coach of the Cooper Cougars, CHS athletic coordinator Todd Moebes announced.
The Cooper Cougars were looking to pick up their second win in as many days as they took on Tascosa at Cougar Field.
Another night of high school baseball and softball is in the books around the Big Country. Get the scoreboard right here.
David Ruot's masterpiece led the Cooper Cougars to a 2-0 victory over Odessa High at Cougar Field.
Another night of high school baseball and softball is in the books around the Big Country. Get the scoreboard right here.
Some miscues in the first inning proved to be costly for the Cooper Cougars in their attempt to end a five game losing streak.
The Cooper Cougars failed to end their four game losing streak against the second place San Angelo Bobcats.
The Cooper Cougars, technically, drop down to Class 5A this year, and find themselves in a new district loaded with some new teams.
The Eagles make the move to Class 6A this year. They will see plenty of familiar foes in district, but the non-district slate is loaded with some new names.
The Abilene High Eagles cruised to a victory in the crosstown showdown thanks to a strong pitching performance by Payton Coffman.
The Cooper boys are back in the soccer postseason again this year.
Cooper jumped out to an early lead against Midland Lee, but fell after the Rebels rallied in the later innings.
A busy day of baseball and softball is in the books around the Big Country. Here's the Big Country baseball and softball scoreboard.
The Lady Cougars were unable to hold on to their lead against Midland Lee, one of the top teams in the district.
The second soccer crosstown showdown of the season was going on out at Shotwell Stadium this afternoon.
A total of ten Big Country athletes ranked among the top powerlifters in the state this weekend at the state meet. Including Hawley's Kneeland Donnelly bringing home a state title.
The Tascosa Rebels jumped out to an early lead against Cooper and never looked back.
Abilene High jumped in front early and cruised to a win over rival Cooper on Tuesday at Eagle Diamond.
Another night of high school baseball and softball is in the books around the Big Country. Get the Big Country Scoreboard right here.
The Cooper Lady Cougars dropped a pitchers duel to Midland High on Monday afternoon.
The Cooper Cougars were unable to hand Midland High their first district loss in a match up between two of 2-5A's top four teams.
The Cooper Cougars were able to rally from a 3-0 hole to knock off Odessa High.
The Cooper Cougars were looking to go 2-0 this week on the baseball diamond, taking on Odessa Permian at Cougar Field.
The Cooper Lady Cougars fell to Odessa High on Saturday afternoon at Cougar Diamond.
The Cooper Cougars picked up their first district win of the season against Lubbock Coronado on Tuesday afternoon.
Cooper co-offensive coordinator Sterling Doty is the next head coach at Magnolia High School.
The Clyde Lady Bulldogs picked up a win in the AISD Icebreaker Softball Tournament against the Cooper Lady Cougars on Friday.
The Cooper Cougars were able to bounce back from a tough start to pick up a season-opening win over Sweetwater.
Mother nature has forced some games into the weekend. In the meantime some teams hit the hardwood for their traditional Friday night match-ups regardless of the weather. Check out the Big Country scoreboard right here.
Another night of high school hoops is in the books. Here's tonight's Big Country Scoreboard.
Abilene High and Cooper already knew they were going to be in different classifications, but Monday they found out in what district they will compete.
The Cooper Cougars welcomed the Midland High Bulldogs to Cougar Gym this evening.
Another night of high school hoops is in the books around the Big Country. Here's the scoreboard for January 28th.
The second Crosstown Showdown of the basketball season occurred tonight with the Abilene High Eagles making the trip to Cougar Gym to take on the Cooper Cougars.
Another night of high school basketball is in the books around the Big Country. Be sure to check out the scoreboard.
The Cooper Cougars picked up a big road win against San Angelo Central on Friday night thanks to some late game heroics by Devin Doolittle.
Another night of high school basketball is in the books around the Big Country. Check here for scores from around the area.
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.
The Cooper Cougars were unable to rally to knock off Permian on Friday night at Cougar Gym.
The Permian Lady Panthers denied Cooper's bid to win their second straight district match-up on Friday night.
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.
A second half rally came up just short for the Cooper Cougars as they fell to the Midland Lee Rebels.
The Cooper Cougars and Abilene High Eagles split the Crosstown Showdowns at Eagle Gym on Friday night.
Abilene High, Brownwood, Cooper, Clyde, and Stamford are featured in the the BCH Sports Top 5 Plays of 2013.
The Cooper Cougars fell to San Angelo Central in a close contest on Tuesday night.
A fast start by Tascosa helped push the Rebels to a 61-43 victory over Cooper on Friday night.
The Cooper boys and girls basketball teams were swept on Tuesday night by the Coronado Mustangs.
Realignment is nothing new for high school sports, but for the first time the UIL released the classification cutoff numbers ahead of February's realignment. With that announcement also comes the news that Abilene High and Cooper would once again be split up.
Abilene High will join the new Class 6A that is being created in this realignment, and Cooper is staying put in Class 5A.
The 2014 realignment is just a couple short months away and with the addition of Class 6A things are changing in the Big Country.
The All-District Teams from District 2-5A have been released with Cooper's Lorenz Joe being named Co-Offensive MVP.
The Cooper Cougars traveled to Stephenville this afternoon for a playoff clash with the Cedar Hill Longhorns.
The Cooper Cougars will look to advance to the state quarterfinals for the first time since 2000 on Saturday afternoon. Standing in their way will be 2012 division two state runner up Cedar Hill.
The Cougars defense has given up more points in a season than any Cooper "D" in the history of the school, but they continue to make improvements as the year goes on.
The regional round is right around the corner, and many Big Country teams remain in the playoffs. Here's a complete list of the upcoming games.
David Robinett talks to Todd Moebes as the Cougars are preparing for their 3rd round playoff game.
Cooper's offense gained a school record 435 yards on the ground on the a field that was hard to stand on. So the question, how did they do that on that icy field?
Tickets for the Cooper vs. Cedar Hill game in Stephenville on Saturday are on sale at the One AISD Center on Pine in Abilene.
The area round of the football playoffs are right around the corner. Here's a list of the pairings involving the Big Country teams remaining in the postseason.
The Cooper Cougars continue the playoffs tomorrow night and Lorenzo Joe and his broken hand are going to be back on the field against Arlington Lamar.
The Cooper Cougars are back in the Area round of the playoffs for the 6th year in a row, and back up quarterback and receiver Denver Gravitt played a big part in the victory.
The last time Cooper and Lamar met was in 2011 at AT&T Stadium, and it came down to the final play.
David Robinett talks with Cooper head coach Todd Moebes as they prepare for the 2nd round of the playoffs.
Cooper opened the 2013 playoffs with an easy 49-14 victory over the El Paso Coronado Thunderbirds on Friday night.
The Cooper Cougars kept their record against El Paso schools perfect on Friday night, and racked up another bi-district win in the process.
The Cooper Cougars are back in the postseason for the 7th year in a row, and the running game is leading the way, and that rushing attack is about to set a school record.
David Robinett talks to Cooper head coach about the Cougars 7th straight playoff appearance.
Head coach Todd Moebes' and his team are coming into the playoffs off an open date.
Here's a list of the Big Country playoff matchups for the bi-district round.
David Robinett talks to Cooper head coach Todd Moebes about his team's season finale loss to San Angelo Central and Lorenzo Joe's injury.
Cooper quarterback Lorenzo Joe broke his hand in Friday's loss to Central, so he will have a week to recover from Monday's surgery and get ready for the Cougars playoff game.
The Cooper Cougars dropped another tough one on Friday night to San Angelo Central.
The Cooper Cougars have jumped out to a 5 and 2 record in district 2-5A play.
The Cooper Cougars and the San Angelo Central Bobcats are getting ready to collide on Friday night at Shotwell Stadium.
The Cooper Cougars are trying to bounce back from a tough 54-53 loss to Odessa Permian on Friday night. The loss essentially ended the Cougars hopes of a district championship, but they are headed back to the playoffs for the 7th year in a row and the 19th time in the last 23 years.
Cooper head coach Todd Moebes talks to David Robinett about his teams 54-53 loss to Odessa Permian
The Cooper Cougars made their way out to Ratliff Stadium in Odessa tonight to take on the Permian Panthers.
Cooper's defense struggled early in the season, but those struggles seem to be in the past.
Cooper head coach Todd Moebes talks to David Robinett about his teams 5-game winning streak.
The Cooper Cougars continued to roll on Friday night with a 42-24 victory over the Tascosa Rebels. The running game led the way for the 3rd week in a row, but on Friday, the weather made that part of the offense even more important. Cooper rushed for over 330 yards and 6 touchdowns. Even when you know it's coming, the Cougars are hard to stop.
The Cooper Cougars hosting the Tascosa Rebels at Shotwell Stadium as the Cougars looked to pick up their fifth straight win.
The play of the defense has been improved over the last 2 weeks and the play of rover KV Hazlett is playing a role.
The Cougars offensive line continued to push opponents backwards again last week.
The Cooper Cougars stretched their winning streak to four with a victory over Midland High on Friday night.
The Cooper Cougars are back on the road this week and they are expecting to take their potent rushing attack with them to Midland tomorrow night.
For the first time since 1996 the Cooper Cougars defeated the Abilene High Eagle tennis team in district on Tuesday evening.
The Cooper Cougars are riding a three game winning streak after knocking off rival Abilene High on Friday night. BCH Sports Director David Robinett caught up with head coach Todd Moebes for this week's "Tuesday Conversation."
The Cooper Cougars are riding a big waive of momentum after three straight wins, and perhaps their most complete game of the season last Friday night against rival Abilene High.
The Abilene Lady Eagles and the Cooper Lady Cougars had their own version of the Crosstown Showdown, but this time it was on the volleyball court.
David Bacon interviews Coach Todd Moebes after the Crosstown Showdown.
David Bacon interviews Cooper Runningback, Trey Dye, after the Crosstown Showdown.
The Cooper Cougars avenged last year's last minute loss to rival Abilene High on Friday night with a 56-31 win at Shotwell Stadium.
The Abilene High Eagles and the Cooper Cougars meeting for the 53rd time Friday night.
The Cooper Cougars struggles have not been on the offensive side of the ball. The Cooper defense is giving up yards and points, but they are making big plays, too.
Friday night the Cooper Cougars picked up their first road win of the season against Odessa High, and enter this year's Crosstown Showdown with a 3-2 record.
The Cooper Cougars are 3-2 heading into the Crosstown Showdown after a win over Odessa High last Friday night. BCH Sports' Eric Boynton caught up with head coach Todd Moebes to talk about the win and the upcoming game against Abilene High.
The Cooper Cougars picked up their first district win of the season last week, and they were looking to keep the momentum going into their match-up against the Odessa Bronchos at Ratliff Stadium in Odessa.