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#6 ETBU softball shuts out LETU

#6 ETBU softball shuts out LETU

Shelby Parker’s 11th and final strikeout of the game set a new career record for K’s at #6 East Texas Baptist University (17-1/14-1 ASC) and capped a 4-0 win over LeTourneau (8-10/5-10 ASC).
Former Texan Ben Tate signs with Browns

Former Texan Ben Tate signs with Browns

The Browns were going to need a running back in the offseason, and everyone knew Tate would leave when he became an unrestricted free agent in March.
Cowboys interested in Weeden

Cowboys interested in Weeden

The Cowboys have interest in quarterback Brandon Weeden, according to sources, and their interest might not be tied to Kyle Orton's future.
East Texas athletes chosen to play in Roundup All-Star Game

East Texas athletes chosen to play in Roundup All-Star Game

Several East Texans have been chosen to participate in the annual Texas Roundup All-Star Game today in Maypearl, including Tatum’s Robbie Rockwell and Avinger’s Jeremiaha Clark.
#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.