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Bortles impresses Texans brass, NFL pundits at his pro day

Bortles impresses Texans brass, NFL pundits at his pro day

Central Florida quarterback Blake Bortles impressed a contingent of NFL people, including Texans coach Bill O’Brien and general manager Rick Smith, at his pro day inside the Nicholson Fieldhouse.
Jack Stallard talks about SFA and LeTourneau

Jack Stallard talks about SFA and LeTourneau

He is the Sports Editor of the Longview News-Journal. Jack Stallard spoke with KETK Sports Director Danny Elzner about the LeTourneau YellowJackets. The baseball team is nationally ranked.
Will Melton make a difference?

Will Melton make a difference?

Defensive tackle Henry Melton agreed to a one-year contract with a three-year club option with his hometown team Tuesday night, according to sources.
Judge invites Comcast, Astros, Rockets to informal meeting

Judge invites Comcast, Astros, Rockets to informal meeting

U.S. District Judge Lynn Hughes has invited Astros owner Jim Crane, Rockets owner Leslie Alexander and Comcast executive Robert Pick to a March 28 conference to discuss the Comcast SportsNet Houston bankruptcy case.
Apache Ladies play tonight; Trinity Valley plays tomorrow

Apache Ladies play tonight; Trinity Valley plays tomorrow

Tyler Junior College plays Wednesday night in the national tournament. The Apache Ladies will take on Southern Idaho at 7:00. TJC won its tournament opener Tuesday. Tyler beat Southwestern Illinois, 74-52.
Alto beats Wells

Alto beats Wells

Two pitchers joined forces to throw a no-hitter for Alto Lady Jackets Varsity in an 18-0 victory in five innings over Wells on Tuesday at Wells.
Cowboys are getting Henry Melton

Cowboys are getting Henry Melton

Help is on the way for the Dallas defense. The Cowboys are getting a new defensive tackle. Henry Melton will sign with the 'Boys. It's a one-year deal.
Trinity Valley wins first game in Kansas

Trinity Valley wins first game in Kansas

The Lady Cardinals are going for the three-peat. They're trying to win their third straight national championship. They're off to a good start.
Apache Ladies win their national tournament opener

Apache Ladies win their national tournament opener

Tyler Junior College dominated its first game at the national junior college basketball tournament. The Apache Ladies beat Southwestern Illinois Tuesday, 74-52. TJC led by 15 at the half.
SFA agrees to play TCU in 2015

SFA agrees to play TCU in 2015

Stephen F. Austin has announced an agreement to face TCU in the fall of 2015. The game will be played at Amon G. Carter Stadium in Fort Worth on Saturday, September 12th, 2015.
TJC men's soccer to host OKC Energy in spring scrimmage

TJC men's soccer to host OKC Energy in spring scrimmage

The Tyler Junior College Apache Men's Soccer team will host the Oklahoma City Energy on Wednesday, March 19, at 7:30 p.m., at Pat Hartley Field.
Gladewater ISD Athletic Director resigns after stint on administrative leave

Gladewater ISD Athletic Director resigns after stint on administrative leave

KETK has confirmed Gladewater Independent School District Athletic Director and head football coach Jerrod Baugh has resigned from his position.
Cowboys sign quarterback Brandon Weeden

Cowboys sign quarterback Brandon Weeden

Quarterback Brandon Weeden signed a two-year contract with the Dallas Cowboys on Monday.
Nick Tepesch among 11 Rangers cut today

Nick Tepesch among 11 Rangers cut today

Nick Tepesch won the fifth spot in the Texas Rangers’ rotation last spring, but his try this spring has been cut short.
Good news for Johnny Manziel

Good news for Johnny Manziel

If the Texans select a quarterback with the No. 1 overall pick of the 2014 NFL draft, it’ll be either Louisville’s Teddy Bridgewater, Central Florida’s Blake Bortles or Texas A&M’s Johnny Manziel.