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UT-Tyler wins ASC Title, heads to National Championship

UT-Tyler wins ASC Title, heads to National Championship

The UT Tyler women's basketball team made history on Sunday, winning the 2014 American Southwest Conference Championship over Mary Hardin-Baylor, 68-56.
Daingerfield finishes first, White Oak second at regional powerlifting meet

Daingerfield finishes first, White Oak second at regional powerlifting meet

Daingerfield earned top team honors, and host team White Oak finished second by a point on Thursday at the Region III Powerlifting Meet.

Three East Texas teams heading to Austin

Several East Texas schools punched their ticket to the basketball state tournament this weekend. Tatum, Grapeland and Laneville all won, and are heading down to Austin to play for a title.

UT-Tyler Women one win from ASC Championship

The UT Tyler women's basketball team reached another historic-mark, reaching the American Southwest Conference tournament finals for the first time after defeating Louisiana College 74-65.
Region 14 Tournament starts Tuesday

Region 14 Tournament starts Tuesday

The Region 14 mens and womens basketball tournament seeding and schedule is now set. All the games will be played at UT-Tyler's Herrington Patriot Center. Women's Tourney seeds: 1. TVCC 18-0
SFA's streaks continue with win at SELA

SFA's streaks continue with win at SELA

Senior Desmond Haymon became the Stephen F. Austin men's basketball team's all-time winningest player in the Division I era, in a 75-62 victory over Southeastern Louisiana on Saturday evening in University Center.
Elvis Andrus the newest injured Ranger

Elvis Andrus the newest injured Ranger

Texas Rangers shortstop Elvis Andrus is sidelined for the next two days with flexor tendinitis in his right forearm.
Longview girls shut out Tyler Lee

Longview girls shut out Tyler Lee

The Longview Lady Lobos scored twice in the first half, and goalie Jakayla Anthony made it stand with a four-save shutout en route to a 2-0 District 12-5A win over Tyler Lee.

UT-Tyler men and women win at ASC Tournament

The UT Tyler men's basketball team made history Friday night, picking up its first American Southwest Conference postseason win in program-history, defeating Concordia 104-86.

More HS Basketball Playoffs: Lapoynor and Tatum win

Tatum and Lapoynor are now just one win away from a trip to the state championships in Austin. Click the video above for more highlights and scores from Friday's HS basketball games.

HS Boy's Basketball Playoffs: Grapeland and Laneville win

A busy Friday of high school hoops for East Texas. Grapeland beat Tenaha 83-49. Click the video above for highlights from that game. Laneville beat Moulton 67-40.
Texans need O-line help

Texans need O-line help

The Texans’ protection of quarterbacks was questionable last season. Houston allowed quarterbacks Matt Schaub (21), Case Keenum (19) and T.J. Yates (2) to be sacked a combined 42 times, losing 370 yards.
White Oak may have new football coach by tonight

White Oak may have new football coach by tonight

This afternoon Kris Iske will be brought before the White Oak Board of Trustees at a specially-called meeting and he’s expected to be approved as the school’s 17th head football coach and athletic director.
Knights move one step closer to TCAL title

Knights move one step closer to TCAL title

Kings Academy won their state quarterfinal game 51-37 against Houston School of the Woods. The Knights were led by senior co-captain Benjamin Flanders with 21 points 11 rebounds, 5 steals.
ASC Tournament Preview: UT-Tyler, LETU and ETBU have a shot to win it all

ASC Tournament Preview: UT-Tyler, LETU and ETBU have a shot to win it all

The 2014 American Southwest Conference Championship Tournament is the 16th postseason event in league history dating back to 1999.