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Kevrin Justice going from Kilgore to Houston

Call it February Football Fever. National Signing Day is February 4. An East Texan is going from Kilgore to H-Town. Kevrin Justice will sign with the Houston Cougars.

Justin Dunning going from Whitehouse to Texas A&M

A Whitehouse Wildcat wore maroon in high school and he'll wear maroon in college. Justin Dunning is going to College Station. He'll sign with Texas A&M.

John Tyler's Jeremy Lane on cover of Sports Illustrated

He used to play at John Tyler. Now he's playing to a national audience. Jeremy Lane is on the cover of Sports Illustrated. The East Texan is featured with four of his Seattle teammates.
Seahawks’ Marshawn Lynch does epic (and fake) press conference for Skittles

Seahawks’ Marshawn Lynch does epic (and fake) press conference for Skittles

The media can’t get Marshawn Lynch to talk. Maybe they should ask him about Skittles.
Real Madrid under investigation by FIFA regarding 51 under-age transfers

Real Madrid under investigation by FIFA regarding 51 under-age transfers

The world's richest club Real Madrid has come out fighting over football's world governing body's investigation into the club's youth transfer policy.
A&M pitcher, ETX native out with torn ACL

A&M pitcher, ETX native out with torn ACL

According to the Texas A&M sports website, TexAgs, an East Texan and Aggie pitcher is out of commission with an injury
Gilmer celebrates third state championship

Gilmer celebrates third state championship

Gilmer and Ohio State are the only teams in the country to have Buckeyes for their mascot. They both won it all.

Recruiting preview; From Longview to Waco

Signing day will be a week from Wednesday. A Longview running back will sign with the Baylor Bears. He'll wear green in high school and college. JaMycal Hasty had a big year as a junior.
Rangers Fan Fest feeds off new manager, hopeful turnaround

Rangers Fan Fest feeds off new manager, hopeful turnaround

A year ago, Roger and Wanda Wilson of Pleasant Grove were 13th in line at Globe Life Park for the annual Rangers Fan Fest.
Henderson resident travels to Australia for professional disc golf event

Henderson resident travels to Australia for professional disc golf event

John Cloutier just needed to get out of the house. With two grown children leaving — and after a nudge from his wife to find a hobby — Cloutier tried a few different things to occupy his all-of-a-sudden free time.
Two East Texas softball players to continue playing in college

Two East Texas softball players to continue playing in college

Two East Texas softball players have decided to continue playing at the collegiate level. Winona's Kamya Moore signed a letter of intent Friday to play volleyball at Southwestern Christian College in Terrell.
SFA Mauls Bearkats For First Place, 79-68

SFA Mauls Bearkats For First Place, 79-68

 The Stephen F. Austin men's basketball team used a hot start and well-balanced attack to take over first place in the Southland Conference with a 79-68 victory over Sam Houston State on Saturday evening inside Bernard G.
No. 17/18 Texas Basketball falls to No. 11/14 Kansas, 75-62

No. 17/18 Texas Basketball falls to No. 11/14 Kansas, 75-62

  Isaiah Taylor led all scorers with a season-high 23 points, while Jonathan Holmes added 14, but the No. 17/18 Texas Longhorns fell to the No.
Patriots coach Bill Belichick: 'We followed the rules of the game'

Patriots coach Bill Belichick: 'We followed the rules of the game'

 As controversy continues over underinflated footballs used in Sunday's game against the Indianapolis Colts, New England Patriots coach Bill Belichick insisted Saturday that the Patriots organization had done nothing wrong.
'Mr. Cub' Ernie Banks dies at 83

'Mr. Cub' Ernie Banks dies at 83

 Chicago Cubs legend Ernie Banks died Friday in Chicago, family attorney Mark Bogan said. Banks was 83. The circumstances surrounding his death were not immediately available.