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#1 Thomas More ends UT-Tyler's title run

#1 Thomas More ends UT-Tyler's title run

The UT-Tyler women's basketball team fell to #1 ranked and undefeated Thomas More 73-61 Friday night. The Patriots made it to the round of 16 in the NCAA Division III Tournament.
SFA one win away from NCAA Tournament

SFA one win away from NCAA Tournament

It didn't come easy, but SFA beat Northwestern State for a third time this season. The Lumberjacks 85-78 win, puts them in the Southland Conference Championship Game.
Tyler Lee's Brandon Pettigrew gets new deal

Tyler Lee's Brandon Pettigrew gets new deal

Former Tyler Lee Red Raider Brandon Pettigrew is getting a new deal in Detroit. This from NBCSports.com:
ET Baseball: Chapel Hill slips past Spring Hill

ET Baseball: Chapel Hill slips past Spring Hill

In the first battle of the Hills in 16-3A, it was an all-out war on the hill. In the end, it was Chapel Hill’s day.
150 youth basketball teams in Longview for state tournament

150 youth basketball teams in Longview for state tournament

The Longview Parks and Recreation Department will host 150 youth basketball teams from across Texas during the TAAF Youth Basketball State Tournament.
FC Dallas partners with Tyler Azzurri Soccer Club

FC Dallas partners with Tyler Azzurri Soccer Club

Several of the Tyler area local clubs have joined together to bring the FC Dallas Youth Soccer Program, along with its MLS headship team, to the Tyler area.
Cowboys lose Hatcher to Washington

Cowboys lose Hatcher to Washington

Jason Hatcher had 11 sacks for Dallas last season, but next year he will have Tony Romo in his crosshairs. Agent Jordan Woy announced on Twitter that the Redskins had signed Hatcher.
Texas A&M, UCLA agree to football series in 2016, ’17

Texas A&M, UCLA agree to football series in 2016, ’17

Texas A&M and UCLA will play a home-and-home football series in 2016 and 2017, the schools announced Thursday
Reliant Stadium may be getting a new name

Reliant Stadium may be getting a new name

NRG Energy, the parent company of Reliant Energy and the state's largest electricity retailer, confirmed it hopes to rebrand the South Loop sports complex as NRG Park, with every facility dropping the Reliant name for NRG, as in NRG Stadium
Texans re-sign Garrett Graham to three-year deal

Texans re-sign Garrett Graham to three-year deal

Tight end Garrett Graham said today he has agreed on a three-year contract with the Texans.

TJC talks about NJCAA Tournament opener

Tyler Junior College was at practice early Wednesday morning, getting ready for Tuesday's NJCAA Tournament opener. They will take on Southwestern Illinois at noon.
Cowboys pick up McClain, Mincey

Cowboys pick up McClain, Mincey

The Dallas Cowboys signed DT Terrell McClain and DE Jeremy Mincey on Wednesday. McClain comes to Dallas after spending the 2013 season as a reserve defensive tackle with the Houston Texans.
Josh McCown signs with Tampa Bay

Josh McCown signs with Tampa Bay

East Texas will be well represented on the 2014 Buccaneers roster. Jacksonville's Josh McCown has signed a two year deal with the team, which is coached by Big Sandy native Lovie Smith.
DeMarcus Ware agrees to three year deal with Broncos

DeMarcus Ware agrees to three year deal with Broncos

Looks like DeMarcus Ware is heading to Denver. ESPN and NFL Network are reporting that Ware will has agreed to a three year deal with the Broncos.
Ex-Texan Bryan Braman signs with Eagles

Ex-Texan Bryan Braman signs with Eagles

There’s something about the Texans that excites the Philadelphia Eagles. Outside linebacker Bryan Braman just became the seventh former Texans player on the Eagles’ roster.