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Pete Carroll takes the blame

Pete Carroll takes the blame

Pete Carroll took the blame. The coach of the Seahawks blamed himself for his team's loss in the Super Bowl. Seattle's late pass was picked off at the goal line.
SUPER BOWL XLIX: New England beats Seattle 28-24

SUPER BOWL XLIX: New England beats Seattle 28-24

The best from the west and the beast from the east squared off in Phoenix, Arizona, for Super Bowl XLIX Sunday night, officially ending the 2014-2015 NFL season.

Cub Scouts compete in Pinewood Derby

Call it the Super Bowl of small cars. Saint Gregory Cathedral School hosted the Pinewood Derby Sunday. Cub Scout Pack 333 filled a need for speed. They made their race cars from a piece of wood.
National Signing Day all about the athletes

National Signing Day all about the athletes

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
John Tyler's Jeremy Lane picks off pass in Super Bowl

John Tyler's Jeremy Lane picks off pass in Super Bowl

Jeremy Lane is a Seattle cornerback who played at John Tyler. The East Texan made the first big play in Super Bowl 49. Lane intercepted a Tom Brady pass in the end zone.
SUPER BOWL XLIX: Seattle, New England tied 14 all at the half

SUPER BOWL XLIX: Seattle, New England tied 14 all at the half

In one of the most hyped games in recent history, the Seattle Seahawks are tied with the New England Patriots 14-14 at the half.
LONE STAR SEAHAWKS: East Texans play their way to Super Bowl

LONE STAR SEAHAWKS: East Texans play their way to Super Bowl

Two East Texans have stamped their place in sports history as they gear up to play in Super Bowl XLIX.
UT Tyler Women's Basketball Ties Record for Longest Win Streak in 91-50 Win

UT Tyler Women's Basketball Ties Record for Longest Win Streak in 91-50 Win

 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.
Heartbreaker: UT Tyler Men's Basketball Falls 92-83 to ETBU in OT

Heartbreaker: UT Tyler Men's Basketball Falls 92-83 to ETBU in OT

 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.

UT Tyler Women wish playoffs could start now

They've won 13 straight. They haven't lost in almost two months. The UT Tyler women wish the playoffs could start right now. KETK Sports Director Danny Elzner talked with the Patriots.
Super Bowl on KETK

Super Bowl on KETK

Super Bowl 49 will be on KETK NBC Sunday. The Patriots and the Seahawks will play in Arizona. The pregame show starts at noon on Sunday. Kickoff Sunday evening will be at 5:30.
Carlisle not answering any more Rondo questions for now

Carlisle not answering any more Rondo questions for now

"I’m not answering any more Rondo questions about the transition or any of that kind of stuff until the season’s over,’’ Carlisle said.

Gilmer's Kris Boyd pledges to University of Texas

The battle for the services of Gilmer’s Kris Boyd turned into a Lone Star shootout. When all was said and done, it was the University of Texas that landed the blue-chip recruit.
J.J. Watt rewards himself with log cabin in ‘middle of nowhere’

J.J. Watt rewards himself with log cabin in ‘middle of nowhere’

In between Katy Perry photos and more Hollywood-like exposure, the star defensive end finally found the peace and quiet that often eluded him during his record-setting 2014 campaign.

Josh Aubrey is an East Texas Texan

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.