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.