The 3rd season begins this week for Wylie, and while the intensity goes up from non-district to district, it goes up even higher from district to the postseason.
Sweetwater tied the game up at 28 with 10 minutes to go in the game, but Hugh Sandifer's Wylie Bulldogs closed strong to win their 7th game of the year.
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.
Head coach Steve Warren's team is coming off an open date, and they are in the hunt for playoff berth.
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.
David Robinett talks to Abilene High head coach about his teams open date and their playoff chances in this week's conversation.
The Cooper Cougars and the San Angelo Central Bobcats are getting ready to collide on Friday night at Shotwell Stadium.
The Snyder Tigers traveled to San Angelo to take on Lake View tonight.
Grape Creek on the road in Bangs tonight to take on the Bangs Dragons.
The Brownwood Lions traveled to the Mustang Bowl in Sweetwater to take on the Sweetwater Mustangs.
The Wylie Bulldogs made their way up to Lubbock this week to take on the Estacado Matadors.
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.
The Abilene Christian Wildcats are 3-0 entering this week's game against Illinois State.
Tuesday morning the Cincinnati Bengals waived former Abilene Christian running back Bernard Scott after four full seasons with the team.
Munday in Albany tonight as they look for their first win of the season.
Breckenridge visiting the Mustang Bowl and the Sweetwater Mustangs
The Roscoe Plowboys looking for two straight wins as they take on Miles.
The 23rd ranked Hamlin Pipers hosting the Hawley Bearcats tonight.
The 12th ranked Goldthwaite Eagles on the road taking on Bangs tonight.
The high scoring Anson Tigers at home to take on Jim Ned.
The Stamford Bulldogs making the trip to Merkel this week to take on the Badgers.
Abilene Christian hosting Rockwall Heritage at Elmer Gray tonight.
Most head football coaches have a special bond with their quarterbacks. For Hawley head coach Brad Schoonmaker that bond is a little different.
The Snyder Tigers are this year's hard luck kids at this point.
The Clyde Bulldogs are ranked in the Harris Poll for the first time in over five years, but this week they have to go up against a highly ranked Cisco team.
The Abilene High Eagles visiting the Duncanville Panthers, who hung 70 points on the scoreboard last week.
The 18th ranked Merkel Badgers in Wall tonight to take on the 5th ranked Wall Hawks.
Breckenridge hosting long-time rival Vernon.
The Snyder Tigers on the road tonight in Lubbock as they look for their first win of the season.
The Roscoe Plowboys not only picked up their first win of the season Friday night, they also brought home the first win of the Jake Freeman era.
The DeLeon Bearcats handed the Baird Bears their second loss of the season on Friday night.
It's not often you find a match-up of defending state champions in Week 1, but that's exactly what fans of Munday and Stamford had Friday night.
The Ballinger Bearcats picked up their first win of the season at Winters on Friday night.
The Albany Lions rose up to Class 2A on Friday night for a win on the road at Jim Ned.
The Hawley Bearcats hosting Grape Creek as both teams look for their first win of the season.
The Cooper Cougars playing their home opener at Shotwell Stadium against the number 1 ranked Cedar Park Timberwolves.
The Brownwood Lions, like most of the Big Country's Class 3A teams, are trying to rebound this week.
The Cooper Cougars play their home opener against defending Class 4A state champion Cedar Park on Friday night.
The Clyde Bulldogs are riding high after a 61-33 win over Bangs last Friday night. They are also being rewarded by entering the Top 25 by Harris Ratings for the first time in over five season.
The Abilene High Eagles are looking to bounce back from a disappointing performance in the their opener last week.
The McMurry War Hawks and the ACU Wildcats get together for the 2nd year in a row on Saturday night at Shotwell Stadium.
The ACU Wildcats and starting quarterback John David Baker started their transition into NCAA Division I on Saturday night with a bang.
The HSU Cowboys are starting their new season this week, but unlike anyone else in the Big Country, the Cowboys start the 2013 season on Friday night in Oregon.
The San Angelo Bandits have finally found their true Head Coach, with the acquisition of Joe Brannen (former Abilene Bombers Head Coach).
The ACU Wildcats made an impressive Division 1 debut as they put up 84 points on Concordia College.
The Brownwood Lions suffer a crushing defeat to the All Saints Saints 70-27 at Gordon Wood Stadium
The Cooper Cougars lost a close game against Wichita Falls Rider 39-36
The Sweetwater Mustangs traveling east to take on the Eastland Mavericks in a 3A/2A match-up.
The Abilene High Eagles lost to the Hebron Hawks 37-7 in the final game of the Champions Classic at Shotwell Stadium.
A decision on the backup quarterback for the Houston Texans is down to Case Keenum and T.J. Yates, but the final decision isn't that clear cut.
The strength of the Abilene High Eagles this year will likely be their defense - which will be anchored by defensive lineman Jake McMillon.
Cooper, Sweetwater, Cisco, and Colorado City are featured in the Top Match Ups of Week 9 of the 2013 high school football season.
The 2013 Hardin-Simmons football schedule has been released and will feature five home games.
The Cooper Cougars finish up spring football Thursday at Shotwell Stadium.
The Eagles tend to go through a cycle. 1 year they have lots of returning starters, and the next year they are looking for new starters.
The Cooper Cougars are in search of 11 new starters for the 2013 season, but quarterback is not a position of need this year.
The 2013 Houston Texans Schedule was released Thursday by the NFL.
The Dallas Cowboys are less than a month away from one of the most important drafts in franchise history. It may sound like a bold statement to some, but it's a fair assessment when season after season ends in sheer disappointment.
Out of the handful of college safeties that could go within the first two rounds, none are more universally regarded as the leader of the group as Kenny Vaccaro.
The new guy has to replace All-American Jake Mullin, which will be no easy task, but freshman Brady Lambert is expected to be the guy steps up to take the job.
The Abilene Bombers are in the middle of their 2 weeks out of action after their season opening victory over Laredo on March 16th.
In their regular season opener, the Abilene Bombers got a taste of what it takes to have a comeback win. With roughly only a week and a half of practice time prior to their 62-61 win over Laredo- it proved this team has a lot of resilience.
Spring football continues for the ACU Wildcats this week as they get ready for the transition from NCAA Division II to NCAA Division I.
Southern Methodist announced today that Hal Mumme is the new Assistant Head Coach and Passing Game Coordinator at the school.
In Throckmorton, Gary Farquhar signed to attend and play football for Midwestern State.
McMurry University's new head football coach, Mason Miller, has introduced his first class of recruits, who have committed to join the War Hawks' program in the Fall of 2013.
Wednesday Munday Moguls Quarterback and Defensive Back Dee Paul signed his letter of intent to play for the Texas Tech Red Raiders and new Head Coach Kliff Kingsbury.
The No. 1 priority for his team was to get bigger and more physical as the Wildcats get ready to move up to the Southland Conference and NCAA Division I football in 2013.
After weeks and months of waiting, four Cooper Cougars made it official Wednesday by signing on the dotted line, and for the most part. They're relieved it's finally done.
Eight athletes at Abilene High put pen to paper Wednesday for National Signing Day. Seven of the eight were Football commits, the other a Track star.
Beyond Sports Network has announced the first release of the roster for the 2013 BSN Collegiate Showcase and the list of participants will include former McMurry University football players Jake Mullin (quarterback) and D.J. Baiza (kick returns/defensive back).
Hardin-Simmons' senior defensive back Jay Wise won the 44th annual Blair Cherry Award that is presented to a standout college football player who attended an Amarillo high school.
The Moguls go on to win 48-6 over Wellington and are heading back to the State Championship for the second year in a row.
The Stamford Bulldogs are heading back to the State Championship at Cowboys Stadium. They will take on 1)Mart on Thursday at 4pm.
The Stamford Bulldogs are now one game away from going back to Cowboys Stadium for the second straight season.
If you drive around Throckmorton, you will see signs all over town, like the one behind me, that reads 'State Champions in 05 and 2011.' Now this 2012 team is ready to add 2012 to those signs, and on the back of their practice jersey's it simply reads 'Repeat.' One word that makes a very big statement.
The Throckmorton Greyhounds are making a habit out of going to the State Championship game. This is their 3rd trip to State in a row, and they are winning games at an amazing clip.
Kliff Kingsbury, Texas Tech's second all-time leading passer, returns to his alma mater and becomes the 15th
head football coach in school history.
The Cowboys, with their heavy hearts, went out and won a game for their fallen teammate, somehow rallying to win a game they didn't seem to have any business winning
Texas Tech's Tommy Tuberville was hired Saturday as Cincinnati's next football coach, leaving the Big 12 for a school trying to move up to a better conference.
10th ranked Eastland and #5 Wall playing in Brownwood Friday for the Class 2A Division 1 Quarterfinals.
Class A Division 1- #2 Stamford and #5 Stratford up in Lubbock.
Munday Moguls go on to win 55-7 over the Albany Lions.
Colorado City and Sonora in San Angelo for the Class 2A Division 2
For the Stamford Bulldogs, the road through the post season last year is fresh on their minds. Especially since that experience has helped this team realize what's expected of them if they want to be successful this season.
There have been high expectations for this Munday Mogul football team from the very beginning. But because of the way they are playing, some of those expectations have turned into not if they get a state title, but when. It's talk the Munday Moguls hear, but they're not letting it get to them.
ABILENE, TEXAS - Four years ago, McMurry University punt returner/defensive back D.J. Baiza (Post, Texas) had to practically beg to be a part of the War Hawks' football program. Now, after closing out his career following last Saturday's CHAMPS Heart of Texas Bowl victory and after playing a huge role in the turnaround of McM football, he has been recognized as a first team All-American by Beyond Sports Network (BSN).
Wall goes on to win 42-14 and will play Eastland.
The Abilene High Eagles continue their playoff run on Saturday afternoon in Justin.
The McMurry War Hawks are set to play their final game of the 2012 season on Saturday.
"The Merkel Badgers are on a great run to end the season. Now they find themselves in the regional round paired against a tame they've actually already played this year, the Wall Hawks.
The Stamford Bulldogs are alive and barking in the Class A Division 1 playoffs.
The Abilene High Eagles are just 4 days from playing in the 3rd round of the Class 5A Division 2 for the 4th year in a row.
David Robinett talks to Abilene High head coach Steve Warren about his team's preparations for the 3rd round of the Class 5A Div. II playoffs.
The Wylie Bulldogs and the Stephenville Yellowjackets are just 5 days from meeting in the Class 3A Division 1 quarterfinals.
Wylie is led by running back Garrett Martin on offense.
The Cooper Cougars season is over after falling to Arlington High, 27-20, on Friday afternoon at the University of Texas-Arlington.