Wednesday marks a banner day for East Texas with a list of athletes heading to the next level too long to list in this space -- a group, according to a 2013-14 study by the National Federation of State High School Associations, that only eight
The UT Tyler women's basketball team defeated American Southwest Conference rival East Texas Baptist 91-50 on Saturday, tying a program-record for consecutive wins with 14. Teylor Seals led the Patirots with 27 points in the game.
The UT Tyler men's basketball team couldn't keep hold of a nine point lead late in the game, falling 92-83 to ETBU in overtime in a back-and-forth affair. With the loss, the Patriots are now 2-18 overall and 1-14 in the ASC.
Josh Aubrey played for Tyler Lee seven years ago.
He was All-State for the Red Raiders and he was All-District twice.
In college, he got even better.
Aubrey played for Stephen F. Austin in Nacogdoches.