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Paxton K's 11, UT Tyler Baseball Wins 8-3 Over Mary Hardin-Baylor

Paxton K's 11, UT Tyler Baseball Wins 8-3 Over Mary Hardin-Baylor

 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.
UT Tyler Women Can't Hold off Comets, Falls 82-74 in ASC Final

UT Tyler Women Can't Hold off Comets, Falls 82-74 in ASC Final

 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.

Jacob Spillers inspirational in his fight against cancer

Jacob Spillers is a 17-year-old senior at Tyler Lee. He was on the soccer team when he was diagnosed at ETMC with osteosarcoma in his leg. Surgeons cut off his leg mid-thigh and his foot mid-calf.
Why not us?

Why not us?

New Rangers manager Jeff  Banister said that the theme of his speech was, “Why not us?”
Is Vince Young taking one more shot at the NFL?

Is Vince Young taking one more shot at the NFL?

Is Vince Young going to take one more shot at the NFL? The Houston native has registered for the league’s new veteran combine set for March 22 in Arizona.
‘WRTS’ slogan more trouble than it’s worth to Texas A&M

‘WRTS’ slogan more trouble than it’s worth to Texas A&M

The slogan We Run This State was a goofy bit of unnecessary braggadocio from the start, and it’s now causing Texas A&M more trouble than it’s worth. 

Earl Lloyd, first African-American NBA player passes away at 86

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.

Jack Stallard previews Junior College Regional Tournament

Jack Stallard is the Sports Editor of the Longview News-Journal. KETK Sports Director Danny Elzner asked about next week's JUCO Tournament in Jacksonville. Stallard said...

UT Tyler breaks school record

UT Tyler scored 113 points Thursday night. That's the most in school history. The Patriots crushed The University of the Ozarks, 113-53.

Kilgore and TJC split their basketball double-header

The Kilgore College Rangers beat TJC Thursday at Wagstaff Gym in Tyler, 64-59. KC has won four straight. The Apache Ladies beat Kilgore, 61-39. The Tyler Junior College women have won nine of their last ten.
Rangers react to Josh Hamilton’s reported drug use

Rangers react to Josh Hamilton’s reported drug use

The number of Texas Rangers who were teammates with Josh Hamilton has dropped the past few seasons, but those who remain on the club have heard about his reported relapse with cocaine.
Texans’ David Quessenberry says he’s in remission

Texans’ David Quessenberry says he’s in remission

When Texans offensive lineman David Quessenberry found out from his oncologist that his cancer was in remission, he celebrated.
REPORT: Adrian Peterson to be reinstated

REPORT: Adrian Peterson to be reinstated

According to NBC Sports East Texan Adrian Peterson will be reinstated after his suspension was vacated by a judge
Lopez & Kissinger Named ASC Hitter/Pitcher of the Week

Lopez & Kissinger Named ASC Hitter/Pitcher of the Week

 UT Tyler softball's Kristin Lopez and Alaina Kissinger were each recognized for their stellar performances this week by the American Southwest Conference. Lopez was named Co-Hitter of the Week while Kissinger was named Co-Pitcher.
Friday's UT Tyler Baseball Game Against UMHB Moved Up to 5 p.m.

Friday's UT Tyler Baseball Game Against UMHB Moved Up to 5 p.m.

 The UT Tyler baseball game scheduled for Friday at 6:30 p.m. has been moved up to a 5 p.m. start, head coach Chris Bertrand announced today.