LAKE CHARLES, La. - Sam Houston State, which reached the national championship game for the second consecutive year in 2012, was picked as the favorite heading into the 2013 season as voted on by the league's coaches and sports information directors, the conference Wednesday at its annual football media day at L'Auberge Resort.
STEPHENVILLE, Texas - McMurry Unviersity was held to a 29-percent shooting effort in a 71-39 loss to NCAA Division II Tarleton State University Saturday afternoon. The War Hawks outscored the Texans by four in the second half but could not overcome the 36-point halftime deficit.
ABILENE - The ACU Wildcats overcame a cold start Friday night as they ended 2011 with an 85-82 win over Dallas Baptist in non-conference men's college basketball action at Moody Coliseum.
FORT WORTH, Texas -- Hardin-Simmons' women's basketball team dropped its first game after the Christmas break, falling 71-56 to Texas Wesleyan on Friday evening in Fort Worth.
LAS VEGAS -- Hardin-Simmons' men's basketball received 38 points from senior guard Matt Addison and the Cowboys pulled away late from Hanover en route to an 83-74 win at the D3hoops.com Classic at the South Point Resort in Las Vegas.
The ACU Wildcats hit four big free throws and grabbed a key defensive rebound inside the final 40 seconds of the contest Thursday afternoon as the Wildcats knocked off Shaw (N.C.), 70-66, in the West Texas Golf Cars Lady Buff Holiday Classic at the First United Bank Center.
Christmas Break is over for the Abilene Christian basketball teams beginning tonight. The women's squad returns to action Thursday at 4 p.m. when it faces Shaw University at the West Texas Golf Cars Lady Buff Holiday Classic.
Hardin-Simmons' Men's basketball team dropped its first game of the season, falling 71-69 to Gustavus Adolphus in the D3hoops.com Classic at the South Point Resort in Las Vegas.
Ken Collums, the architect of Abilene Christian University's record-setting offense since 2005, has been named the 19th head football coach in ACU history.
Abilene Cooper 27, Arlington Lamar 24There are a lot of candidates here, but to me, this game stands out above all else. In the bi-district playoff game for these two teams, Lamar comes back to take a 24-21 lead on a Connor Berry 24-yard TD pass to Kavonta Mayweather with just 1:05 to play.
ABILENE, Texas - McMurry University hits the road to face Division II opponent Tarleton State University has been changed to Saturday at noon on the Tarleton's campus.
Baird, Eastland, Abilene High, and Cooper deliver the top plays of the 2011 high school football season.
The Rangers have released pitcher Kasey Kiker, their No. 1 pick in the 2006 First-Year Player Draft.
Dallas Cowboys owner and general manager Jerry Jones does not regret using the word "scared" on his weekly radio show when describing his feelings about Saturday's opponent, Philadelphia.
Four Hardin-Simmons women's soccer players have been named to the D3soccer.com All-American team that was announced on Thursday by the national web site.
Eastland quarterback and BCH Sports MVP, Trent Brittain, talks to Alyssa Orange about the 2011 season and winning the Most Valuable Player award.
It was a great year from the very beginning for senior quarterback Trent Brittain. In the first game of the season, he had 340 total yards and a game high 5 touchdowns.
AHS running back Paxton Grayer, Snyder quarterback Keenon Ward, Eastland quarterback Trent Brittain, and Stamford quarterback Hagen Hutchinson are the BCH Sports Players of the Year.
The ACU Wildcats put together a solid effort Monday night, but it wasn't enough to take down the nation's 23rd-ranked team as Midwestern State knocked off the Wildcats, 74-62, in a Lone Star Conference men's basketball game at D.L. Ligon Coliseum.
Trailing by 21 points with 12:40 remaining McMurry University battled back to a two-point deficit, after a three-point play by Bryce Hill with 13.3 seconds left. McMurry immediately fouled and Hardin-Simmons University hit one of two free throws McMurry got the ball back with 13 seconds left on the clock. Jaden Isler's first 3-point shot hit the back iron; Hill grabbed the rebound and put up a last second prayer that rolled around the rim finally jumping out of the basket.
The short-handed ACU Wildcats put up a fight, but couldn't overcome 23 offensive rebounds by Midwestern State and 21 turnovers of their own Monday night as they dropped a 64-57 decision to Midwestern State in Lone Star Conference women's basketball action at D.L. Ligon Coliseum.
Cisco, Stamford, and Munday claim BCH Sports Team of the Year award in 11-man football. Throckmorton and Abilene Christian High School earn 6-man honor.
McMurry University remained undefeated in American Southwest Conference play with a 72-64 win over cross-town rival Hardin-Simmons Monday night. Keshia Collins had 20 points and six
rebounds while M.J. Vickers scored 16 points off the bench in the victory.
The ACU Wildcats finished the 2011 football season ranked No. 16 in the country, according to the final American Football Coaches' Association top 25 poll, which was released Monday afternoon.
ABILENE, Texas - McMurry Unviersity seniors Will Morris and Delfonte Diamond were honored for their play in the 2011 football season by D3football.com as all-Americans. Morris, a senior free safety, landed on the second team for the second-straight season and Diamond, the senior tight end, was a third-team selection in his final year with the team.
Hardin-Simmons' football has announced its 2012 schedule and it will feature a revamped conference schedule and three non-conference games.
Browns quarterback Colt McCoy has not yet been medically cleared to resume practice following a concussion, and it remains unclear if he will play again this season.
McMurry University's football team ended Nov. 26 in Belton with a loss in the second round of the NCAA Division III Playoffs, but the two most prominent national top 25 polls send the War Hawks out on a high note as the AFCA ranked McMurry No. 15 and D3football.com ranked them 14 in the final polls of the season.
The Cisco Loboes wrap-up a great season as a State Finalist. Here is a look at their game against the Refugio Bobcats
Coach Thomsen made the announcement Friday, stating this opportunity to join the Arizona State coaching staff was on he could not pass up.
The Abilene Christian men's and women's basketball teams will hit the road this weekend in search of their first Lone Star Conference victories. Their quest begins Saturday night at Eastern New Mexico followed by a Monday stopover at Midwestern State.
The Cisco Loboes fought back from a 17 point deficit to only fall short by a point, 36-35, to a undefeated Refugio Bobcats team.
Tenaha quarterback Reginald Davis proved to be too much for the Munday Moguls in the Class A Div. II state championship game on Thursday.
David Mora and turnovers proved to difference in the Class A Div. I state championship game for the Stamford Bulldogs. Stamford falls to the Mason Punchers, 62-40 at Cowboys Stadium in Arlington.
ACU senior defensive end Aston Whiteside has been named an NCAA Division II all-America by two different outlets, capping a sensational Wildcat football career.
Abilene Christian junior student-athlete Cecilee Perez of the women's basketball team recently was recognized as a second team honoree for the 2011 Academic Momentum Award, which has been presented annually since 1995 by The Scholar Baller Program in conjunction with the National Consortium for Academics and Sports.
The Stamford Bulldogs play their state championship game on Thursday at noon at Cowboys Stadium.
The Munday Moguls are back in the title game for the 1st time since they won the championship game in 2007.
The Cisco Loboes state championship game is at Cowboys Stadium on Friday.
The College Sports Information Directors of America (CoSIDA) Wednesday named Abilene Christian senior Jennie Hutt to the Capital One Academic All-America Division II Volleyball first team.
Its an exciting time for the Bulldogs here in Stamford. Its been 52 years since a State Title has been brought back here, and you can feel the energy and the excitement not just from the player and coaches, but from community, that there is a possibility another one can be brought back on Thursday.
Its been quite a season for the Cisco Loboes. They go undefeated and win a district title. Go to the Playoffs after not making it the year before, and now find themselves in the State Title game. Cisco has never brought home a State Title, and they are hoping 2011 will be that lucky year.
December 14, 2011 - Howard Payne University announced today the hiring of Roger Geise, current assistant head football coach, as the new head coach of the Yellow Jacket football team.
The Abilene Christian women's basketball team suffered an 80-61 defeat to West Texas Tuesday night at Moody Coliseum in falling to 3-4 on the season and 0-3 in Lone Star Conference.
For the second straight week, Hardin-Simmons senior guard Matt Addison has been named to the D3hoops.com national team of the week.
2007. The last time the Munday Moguls brought back a state title. It wasnt that long ago, but its a feeling no one on this football team has experienced, but come Thursday under the lights of Cowboys Stadium, they finally hope they will.