ABILENE – ACU head football coach Ken Collums announced Monday that he has hired two new full-time coaches to replace departing staff members.
SAN ANTONIO, Texas – McMurry University head track and field coach Brad Parris will be among the guest lectures for the upcoming 82nd annual Texas High School Coaches Association’s (THSCA) Convention and Coaching School.
ABILENE – ACU head football coach Ken Collums announced Monday that the Wildcat coaching staff will host "Football 101 For Moms" camp on the evening of Thursday, July 31.
Jamie Boyd, a former Wylie Bulldog and Howard Payne Yellow Jacket who will be pitching for West Texas A&M in the fall.
Minneapolis, MN - Frisco Rough Riders infielder Joey Gallo was selected as the Most Valuable Player of the 2014 SiriusXM All-Star Futures Game on Sunday afternoon at Target Field.
Plano West rallied late to knock off Abilene High in the first round of the championship bracket on Saturday morning.
LAS VEGAS, N.M. – The Las Vegas (N.M.) Train Robbers – a member of the independent Pecos League – have added former McMurry University thirdbaseman/pitcher Eric Preuss to their 2014 roster, making him the second member of last year’s McM squad to sign a professional contract. Preuss joins War Hawks teammate Joel DePorte on the Train Robbers’ roster.
The Abilene High Eagles are moving on to the championship bracket at the state 7on7 tournament after a clean run in pool play.
The Abilene High Eagles have the unusual task of having to find their way back to the playoffs after missing for the first time in 15 years. If the Eagles are going back to the postseason in 2014, they will need a big year from quarterback Derek Scott.
Abilene High, Cooper, Stamford, and Hamlin are featured in the Top Match Ups in Week 5 of the 2014 season.
The Eastland Mavericks highlighted the four Big Country teams to reach the division two champions bracket by reaching the state semifinals.
LUBBOCK, Texas -- Texas Tech men's golf head coach Greg Sands announced Friday the hiring of Jeremy Alcorn to fill the assistant coach position on his staff.
ABILENE, Texas — While many of the skill players in the state are in College Station for the state 7-on-7 Championships this weekend, the men in the trenches will be in Abilene for the inaugural State Lineman Challenge at Shelton Stadium on the campus of Hardin-Simmons University.
The Big Country is well represented this year in the state 7on7 tournament championship bracket with all four division two teams advancing.
Wylie, Anson, Albany, and Goldthwaite are featured in the Top Match Ups of Week 4 in the 2014 season.
The Abilene High Eagles are set to start the State 7-on-7 Tournament on Friday afternoon down in College Station.
The Cooper Cougars have to find a way to replace a number of players from last years squad, and that includes finding somebody under center after the departure of Lorenzo Joe. This year it falls on David Ruot's shoulders to lead the Cougars.
The Wylie Bulldogs are headed back to the 7-on-7 State Tournament again this year.
Cooper, Abilene High, and Wylie are featured in the Top Match Ups for Week 3.
The Wylie defense will be a key to their success this season, and anchoring the Bulldogs' front seven is 2014 Player to Watch Clay Johnston.
LUBBOCK, Texas - The anticipation of the 2014 Texas Tech Football season has led to yet another attendance milestone as all season tickets have been sold for the first time in school history.
Former ACU catcher Seth Spivey wasted little time settling in at the plate in the minors for the Spokane Indians.
Abilene High running back Abram Smith is one of the weapons the Eagles will use at the tournament.
Cisco, Eastland, Clyde, and Brownwood are featured in the Top Match Ups in Week 2 of the 2014 season.
The Albany Lions are among the favorites to reach the Class 2A Div. II state title game at AT&T Stadium this year. In order for that to happen, they will likely need a big year from running back Caleb Masters.
Cooper, Wylie, Anson and Hamlin are featured as the Top Match Ups for Week 1 of the 2014 season.
The Cisco Loboes this year will have the new challenge of defending a state championship. One of the senior leaders on this team that will have a big impact on the Loboes success will be running back Landon Lewis.
Former ACU Wildcat is making a big impact on the diamond since taking the field in the minors for the Spokane Indians. On Sunday Spivey capped off what's already been a good start to his pro career with a homerun.
The expectations are high in Stephenville this year and the Yellow Jackets will likely go only as far as quarterback Jarrett Stidham can take them.
Arlington, Texas-The Texas Rangers today had two players selected to play for the American League in the 2014 Major League Baseball All-Star Game, which will take place on Tuesday, July 15 at Target Field in Minneapolis.
Fourth of July weekend for some is a chance to get outside and go camping, and a few kids here in the Big Country got in a little different camp today in Abilene.
ABILENE, Texas – McMurry University head volleyball coach Cammie Petree didn’t have to look very far in filling her assistant coach position, hiring former Abilene High School standout Caroline Cleveland for the job.
New York - The Texas Rangers announced today that the club has recalled right-handed pitcher Neftali Feliz (#30) from Triple-A Round Rock and optioned right-handed pitcher Ben Rowen to Round Rock.
Stamford repeated as state champion in football in 2013, but without the late game heroics against New Deal by Bo Wimberly, repeating would not have been possible.
Former Wylie Bulldog Jamie Boyd is headed up to Canyon to play baseball for West Texas A&M after signing his national letter of intent today.
The Cisco Loboes won a state title in football for the 1st time in school history, and Mason Reed delivered the play propelled them to victory.
Pitcher Matt Villanueva helped lead the Anson Tigers to their first appearance in the state tournament this year, and is be honored nationally for his performance this season.
We continue our countdown of the top plays from the past year with the Anson Tigers and pitcher Matt Villanueva.
The Howard Payne football program today announced the hiring of Barry Derickson as the Yellow Jackets new offensive line coach.
Baltimore, Md. – The Texas Rangers announced today that the club has designated left-handed pitcher Joe Saunders for assignment.
We continue our countdown of the top plays from the past year with the Stamford Bulldogs and their thrilling comeback against Shiner in the Class 1A Div. I state title game.
ABILENE – ACU director of athletics Jared Mosley announced Monday that former assistant volleyball coach Jason Bibler has agreed to return to Abilene to become the Wildcats' new head volleyball coach.
We continue our look at the top plays from the last year, and number five goes to the Hawley Lady Bearcats and Pitcher Jordan Anderson.
The State 7-on-7 Tournament is just a few weeks away and five teams will compete for a chance at the title either division one or division two.
LUBBOCK, Texas - Texas Tech second-year head coach Tim Tadlock was awarded the College Baseball Hall of Fame Skip Bertman National Coach of the Year award on Saturday evening at the annual "College Baseball Night of Champions" banquet at the Overton Hotel.
The Stephenville Yellow Jackets are picked to win the Class 4A Div. I state title this year, and the key to their success very well could be their quarterback, Jarrett Stidham.
Expectations are high entering the fall in Albany, and some have the Lions making it all the way to AT&T Stadium. If Albany is going to live up to those expectations they'll need a big year from junior Caleb Masters.
LUBBOCK, Texas -Texas Tech (45-21) capped off its historic 2014 season with a No. 8 national ranking, according to Collegiate Baseball, National Collegiate Baseball Writers' Association and USA Today Coaches' Poll.
ABILENE, Texas — The Hardin-Simmons Athletic Hall of Fame Committee has announced its 2014 class that will be inducted on Oct. 18 in a ceremony in the Johnson Building Multipurpose Room.
The McMurry War Hawks are going through another season of transition in athletics.