KETK | East Texas News, Weather and Sports | Tyler, Longview, Jacksonville http://www.ketknbc.com/feeds/sports.rss en UT Tyler baseball Closes Out Series With UMHB With DH-Split http://www.ketknbc.com/sports/ut-tyler-baseball-closes-out-series-with-umhb-with <p>&nbsp;The UT Tyler baseball team improved to 7-5 in 2015 after a doubleheader-split against American Southwest Conference opponent Mary Hardin-Baylor, winning 4-3 before falling 6-5 in game three.</p> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-mobile"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Promote to Mobile </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-breaking"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> 0 </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.ketknbc.com/sports/ut-tyler-baseball-closes-out-series-with-umhb-with" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Sports Local News Mon, 02 Mar 2015 04:42:42 +0000 gsanders 163860 at http://www.ketknbc.com Henderson Lions improbable playoff run comes to an end http://www.ketknbc.com/sports/henderson-lions-improbable-playoff-run-comes-to-an <p>The Henderson Lions boys basketball team battled through injuries, grade issues and number of other adversities to get into the playoffs.</p> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-mobile"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Promote to Mobile </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-breaking"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> 0 </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.ketknbc.com/sports/henderson-lions-improbable-playoff-run-comes-to-an" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Sports Local News Mon, 02 Mar 2015 02:03:50 +0000 gsanders 163857 at http://www.ketknbc.com 14-year-old girl killed after Facebook spat, planned videotaped fight http://www.ketknbc.com/sports/14-year-old-girl-killed-after-facebook-spat-planne <p>The fatal feud started with a squabble on Facebook, devolved into a planned brawl at a park, and ended with a 14-year-old girl dead.</p> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-mobile"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Promote to Mobile </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-breaking"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> 0 </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.ketknbc.com/sports/14-year-old-girl-killed-after-facebook-spat-planne" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Sports National News Sun, 01 Mar 2015 16:09:53 +0000 kthompson 163836 at http://www.ketknbc.com Paxton K's 11, UT Tyler Baseball Wins 8-3 Over Mary Hardin-Baylor http://www.ketknbc.com/sports/paxton-ks-11-ut-tyler-baseball-wins-8-3-over-mary <p>&nbsp;The UT Tyler baseball team trailed Mary Hardin-Baylor 2-0 early, but a big five-run inning helped the Patriots win 8-3 in game one of the American Southwest Conference series. The Patriots are now 6-4 on the year.</p> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-mobile"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Promote to Mobile </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-breaking"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> 0 </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.ketknbc.com/sports/paxton-ks-11-ut-tyler-baseball-wins-8-3-over-mary" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Sports Local News Sun, 01 Mar 2015 03:17:03 +0000 gsanders 163818 at http://www.ketknbc.com UT Tyler Women Can't Hold off Comets, Falls 82-74 in ASC Final http://www.ketknbc.com/sports/ut-tyler-women-cant-hold-off-comets-falls-82-74-in <p>&nbsp;In a matchup of the two top-teams in the conference, the Comets from Texas-Dallas were able to fend off the No. 1 seed Texas-Tyler Patriots, winning 82-74 in the American Southwest Conference Championship game.</p> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-mobile"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Promote to Mobile </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-breaking"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> 0 </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.ketknbc.com/sports/ut-tyler-women-cant-hold-off-comets-falls-82-74-in" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Sports Local News Sun, 01 Mar 2015 03:13:37 +0000 gsanders 163817 at http://www.ketknbc.com Jacob Spillers inspirational in his fight against cancer http://www.ketknbc.com/news/jacob-spillers-inspirational-in-his-fight-against <p>Jacob Spillers is a 17-year-old senior at Tyler Lee.</p> <p> He was on the soccer team when he was diagnosed at ETMC with osteosarcoma in his leg.</p> <p> Surgeons cut off his leg mid-thigh and his foot mid-calf.</p> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-mobile"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Promote to Mobile </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-breaking"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> 0 </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.ketknbc.com/news/jacob-spillers-inspirational-in-his-fight-against" target="_blank">read more</a></p> News Sports Local News Sat, 28 Feb 2015 03:43:27 +0000 123456a 163758 at http://www.ketknbc.com Why not us? http://www.ketknbc.com/news/why-not-us <p>New Rangers manager Jeff &nbsp;Banister said that the theme of his speech was, &ldquo;Why not us?&rdquo;</p> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-mobile"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Promote to Mobile </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-breaking"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> 0 </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.ketknbc.com/news/why-not-us" target="_blank">read more</a></p> News Texas Rangers Sports Statewide News Fri, 27 Feb 2015 21:24:24 +0000 123456a 163734 at http://www.ketknbc.com Is Vince Young taking one more shot at the NFL? http://www.ketknbc.com/news/is-vince-young-taking-one-more-shot-at-the-nfl <p>Is Vince Young going to take one more shot at the NFL?</p> <p> The Houston native has registered for the league&rsquo;s new veteran combine set for March 22 in Arizona.</p> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-mobile"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Promote to Mobile </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-breaking"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> 0 </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.ketknbc.com/news/is-vince-young-taking-one-more-shot-at-the-nfl" target="_blank">read more</a></p> News Sports Statewide News Fri, 27 Feb 2015 21:14:38 +0000 123456a 163733 at http://www.ketknbc.com ‘WRTS’ slogan more trouble than it’s worth to Texas A&M http://www.ketknbc.com/news/%E2%80%98wrts%E2%80%99-slogan-more-trouble-than-it%E2%80%99s-worth-to-texa <p>The slogan We Run This State was a goofy bit of unnecessary braggadocio from the start, and it&rsquo;s now causing Texas A&amp;M more trouble than it&rsquo;s worth.&nbsp;</p> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-mobile"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Promote to Mobile </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-breaking"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> 0 </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.ketknbc.com/news/%E2%80%98wrts%E2%80%99-slogan-more-trouble-than-it%E2%80%99s-worth-to-texa" target="_blank">read more</a></p> News Sports Statewide News Fri, 27 Feb 2015 21:10:05 +0000 123456a 163732 at http://www.ketknbc.com Earl Lloyd, first African-American NBA player passes away at 86 http://www.ketknbc.com/news/earl-lloyd-first-african-american-nba-player-passe <p> Naismith Basketball Hall of Fame member and West Virginia State University basketball legend Earl Lloyd, the first African-American to play in a NBA game, passed away Thursday, Feb. 26, 2015.</p><div class="field field-type-text field-field-mobile"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Promote to Mobile </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-breaking"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> 0 </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.ketknbc.com/news/earl-lloyd-first-african-american-nba-player-passe" target="_blank">read more</a></p> News Sports National News Fri, 27 Feb 2015 13:37:08 +0000 rroy 163690 at http://www.ketknbc.com