The Cisco Loboes have cruised to an undefeated run through the regular season, and playoffs. This week on the other hand could be their biggest test of the season thus far.
Once again mother nature has taken it's toll on the scheduled football games forcing many to reschedule to later dates, including the Albany Lions, who are coming off a last second victory in the regional round over a previously undefeated Iraan team.
This week's cold weather could be a blessing in disguise for the Cowboys as they prepare to take on the Chicago Bears in the "Windy City" Monday night.
The fourth round of the playoffs are right around the corner. Here's a list of all the quarterfinal matchups for the teams still alive in the playoffs from the Big Country.
The Albany Lions are the only Big Country team still playing in the Class A Division II playoffs, and they were 4 seconds from not surviving the 3rd round.
Stamford's quest to win their second straight state title continues this week in the quarterfinals, and the Bulldogs appear to be playing their best football when it matters most.
The Goldthwaite Eagles struggled to start the season with 4 straight loses to teams that eventually made the playoffs.
The McMurry University volleyball team finished with a 1-1 record at the first day of the 2013 National Christian College Athletic Association Division I National Championship.
The ACU football program is trying to raise funds to put into recruiting this off-season, and Wildcat fans have a chance to help them and earn a trip to the Dallas Cowboys' season-ending game against the Philadelphia Eagles.
CLARKSVILLE, Ark. — Hardin-Simmons’ women’s basketball team picked up its first win of the season with a 71-60 win over the University of the Ozarks on Thursday afternoon at the Mabee Gym in Clarksville, Ark.
McMurry University's volleyball team will continue its journey to repeat as National Christian College Athletics Association (NCCAA) national champions, when it begins play at the 2013 NCCAA Division I National Championship.
ABILENE, Texas – Concerns over the predicted winter storm have played havoc with this weekend’s basketball schedule for McMurry University.
The Stamford Bulldogs were ranked in the top 10 all season long, but there were still questions about the 2013 Bulldogs, especially at quarterback. All everything Hagen Hutchinson was gone, Bo Wimberly was taking over.
Last year the Albany Lions' playoff run came to an end in the state quarterfinal round when they lost to the eventual state champs. This year they will be looking to get over that hurdle as they make another run for state.
ABILENE – Playing at home for the first time in the 2013-14 season, the ACU Wildcats wasted little time jumping all over Hillsdale Freewill Baptist as the Wildcats cruised to a 93-53 win over the Saints at Moody Coliseum.
ACU had two clear goals before Tuesday night's non-conference game against Texas A&M-Commerce: control the Lady Lions on the glass and make free throws.
Last year the Cisco Loboes season ended early when they lost in their first playoff game to Canadian. Now this year the rematch is set against Canadian is set for Friday in the state quarterfinals and there's just one thing on the Loboes mind, revenge.
Mason Reed is one of the many reasons the Cisco Loboes are still playing and he had one of his best games of the year last week.
The Eastland Mavericks are moving on after their third round win over Bangs on Monday night in Brownwood.
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.
The Wylie Bulldogs are moving up to Class 4A, just like about every current Class 3A team in the state.
Abilene High will join the new Class 6A that is being created in this realignment, and Cooper is staying put in Class 5A.
The Stamford Bulldogs are this week's big movers out of the five Big Country teams that are ranked by Harris Ratings.
The McMurry University men’s and women’s track and field programs have been accepted as affiliate members of the Lone Star Conference and will compete immediately in both the indoor and outdoor championships in 2014, it was announced by the league office today.
ABILENE, Texas – McMurry University’s women’s basketball team found the going tough versus the No. 17-ranked team in the NAIA, falling to Our Lady of the Lake University, 76-62, at Kimbrell Arena. The loss dropped the War Hawks to 1-7 on the year.
Of the thousands who were nominated and the hundreds who made Academic All-District, Abilene Christian senior defender Brie Buschman was just one of 11 NCAA Division I women's soccer players chosen to receive Capital One First Team Academic All-America® honors by the voting members of the College Sports Information Directors of America (CoSIDA).
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.
WACO, Texas — Hardin-Simmons’ men’s basketball team hit 3-pointers on its first two possessions, but after that Baylor took control in a 104-59 win over the Cowboys on Sunday afternoon at the Ferrell Center.
The Cooper Cougars traveled to Stephenville this afternoon for a playoff clash with the Cedar Hill Longhorns.
The Ira Bulldogs season came to an end Saturday night at the hands of the Crowell Wildcats.
BALTIMORE, Md. -- The ACU Wildcats shot just 32 percent from the field Saturday afternoon as they completed their 10-game season-opening road swing with a 74-47 loss to Towson in the Battle 4 Atlantis Mainland Tournament at the SECU Arena.
ABILENE, Texas — Hardin-Simmons’ women’s basketball team overcame a 20-point second-half deficit to force overtime, but fell 77-67 to Texas-Dallas in the American Southwest Conference opener on Saturday afternoon at the Mabee Complex.
ABILENE, Texas – Three players scored in double figures as McMurry University cruised past Bacone College, 79-59, Saturday afternoon at Kimbrell Arena.
ABILENE, Texas — Texas-Dallas stormed out to a 47-18 halftime lead and the Hardin-Simmons men’s basketball team never recovered in an 80-57 loss in the American Southwest Conference opener at the Mabee Complex in Abilene.
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.
The Goldthwaite Eagles survived a defensive struggle against district rival DeLeon on Friday night at Gordon Wood Stadium.
The Loraine Bulldogs were eliminated from the postseason on Friday night by the Grandfalls-Royalty Cowboys.
The Albany Lions rallied to defeat the Iraan Braves on Friday afternoon in Big Spring.
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 Cisco Loboes punched their ticket to the regional quarterfinals with a win over Abernathy on Friday afternoon.
The Stamford Bulldogs moved on to the state quarterfinals with a convincing win over Sundown on Friday afternoon.
ABILENE, Texas – Alfred Perez scored a game-high 18 points on 9-of-11 shooting, but it wasn't enough as Angelo State University squeezed past McMurry University, 73-70, Friday evening at Kimbrell Arena.
ABILENE - Abilene Christian University presents its third-annual Christmas Slam Tuesday night, Dec. 3 at Moody Coliseum. Festivities begin prior to the start of ACU women's basketball game vs. Texas A&M-Commerce at 5:30 p.m. and will continue through the men's home opener against Hillsdale Baptist.
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 ACU Wildcats will return to action this weekend at the Battle 4 Atlantis Mainland Tournament when they take on both West Alabama and Towson at the SECU Arena.
As teams advance to the next round of the playoffs, their opponents get tougher and tougher, and for the Albany Lions their opponent this week is an undefeated Iraan team who is coming into the game after a win over Munday last week.
The 2nd ranked Abilene Christian High School Panthers are getting ready for Saturday's semi-final game with Dallas Convenant.
Last year Canadian knocked the Cisco Loboes out of the playoffs and this year a possible rematch is looming on the horizon next week, but the Loboes say that's not even on their mind as they prepare for their next opponent, the Abernathy Antelopes
Bangs hangs on in San Angelo to beat Denver City, 27-25.