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TCU rallies to beat Texas Tech 3-2 in CWS opener

TCU rallies to beat Texas Tech 3-2 in CWS opener

TCU’s postseason magic continued Sunday at the College World Series. The Horned Frogs scored two runs in the bottom of the eighth inning to beat Texas Tech 3-2 in the CWS opener at TD Ameritrade Park.
Rodney Thomas dies at 41

Rodney Thomas dies at 41

Former Oilers, Titans and Falcons running back Rodney Thomas has died at the age of 41.
Josh Brent released from jail

Josh Brent released from jail

Former Dallas Cowboy Josh Brent was released from jail on Sunday. A jury found former Dallas Cowboy Josh Brent guilty of intoxication manslaughter and sentenced him to 180 days in jail with 10 years probation back in January.
Vince Young says he is retiring from the NFL

Vince Young says he is retiring from the NFL

Vince Young’s attempt to resurrect his once-promising pro football career has apparently come to an end. In an interview with Austin’s KXAN, Young said he considers himself retired from the NFL.

Blue squad wins FCA Heart of a Champion Bowl

We are still a few months away from high school football season here in East Texas.
Texas loses to UC Irvine 3-1 at College World Series

Texas loses to UC Irvine 3-1 at College World Series

The Longhorns’ offensive engine picked a terrible time to stall out. The Anteaters broke loose late with three runs in the eighth and captured a 3-1 victory at the College World Series.
Saturday’s Game Postponed, Doubleheader set for Sunday Night

Saturday’s Game Postponed, Doubleheader set for Sunday Night

The Saturday night game between the East Texas Pump Jacks and the Victoria Generals has been postponed due to transportation issues. The game will be made up as a doubleheader Sunday, with the first game kicking off at 6:05 p.m.
Special Father's Day could be in store for Spurs

Special Father's Day could be in store for Spurs

The Spurs are a very family oriented team, and many of the players are dads.
NFL Hall of Fame coach Chuck Noll dies

NFL Hall of Fame coach Chuck Noll dies

He picked up the Pittsburgh Steelers from the bottom of the pile, and when he finished with them, they had become a fearsome powerhouse.
Kings beat Rangers to win 2nd Stanley Cup

Kings beat Rangers to win 2nd Stanley Cup

Hockey's Los Angeles Kings scored in double overtime Friday night, defeating the New York Rangers 3-2 and winning their second Stanley Cup in three years.

Sabine softball using camp to help stroke victims

On Friday, the Sabine Lady Cardinals held the first “Softball for a Cure” softball camp. The camp helps teach girls about the sports, and the money raised from the camp goes to the American Stroke Association.

Local NFL pro Clint Ingram coaches up East Texas kids

Clint Ingram graduated from Hallsville here in East Texas and went on to play college ball for Oklahoma. He was drafted by the Jaguars in 2006 and played for 6 seasons in the NFL with Jacksonville and New Orleans.
Acadiana shuts out Pump Jacks

Acadiana shuts out Pump Jacks

Three pitchers teamed up for a two-hit shutout as the Acadiana Cane Cutters took a 5-0 victory over the East Texas Pump Jacks Thursday night at Driller Park.  
Heat looking to overcome historic 3-1 Finals deficit

Heat looking to overcome historic 3-1 Finals deficit

The Spurs took a commanding 3-1 lead in the best-of-seven series, moving within one game of the franchise’s fifth NBA title. Only eight teams have come back from a 3-1 deficit in any best-of-7 series.
Drake teams up with Astros for his Houston Appreciation Weekend

Drake teams up with Astros for his Houston Appreciation Weekend

Drake’s career took off after Lil Wayne invited him to visit him in Houston, where he eventually had his first sellout concert.