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Denver Broncos hire Gary Kubiak as head coach

Denver Broncos hire Gary Kubiak as head coach

Media reports former Houston Texans head coach Gary Kubiak has agreed to a four-year deal to become the next head coach for the Denver Broncos. This makes Kubiak the 15th coach in Broncos franchise history.
Penn State still doesn't get it

Penn State still doesn't get it

 All eyes were glued to the big guy in the gym. Red-faced and sweaty, he must have been benching more than 300 pounds. But the weights were slipping.
 Norvell named wide receivers coach

Norvell named wide receivers coach

 A former offensive coordinator at Oklahoma, UCLA and Nebraska, who also brings NFL experience, Jay Norvell has been named wide receivers coach at The University of Texas, head coach Charlie Strong announced Friday.
 Join Texas Baseball for the 2015 Fan Appreciation Day & Alumni Game

Join Texas Baseball for the 2015 Fan Appreciation Day & Alumni Game

 The Texas Baseball team will host its annual Fan Appreciation Day on Saturday, January 31 before the Alumni Game, scheduled for a 1 p.m. start at UFCU Disch-Falk Field.
First Half Woes Doom Patriots in 75-62 Loss to La. College

First Half Woes Doom Patriots in 75-62 Loss to La. College

 Host Louisiana College built a 40-19 lead at halftime, and was able to hold on to the lead, defeating the UT Tyler men's basketball team 75-62 on Thursday night. The loss drops the Patriots to 1-15 on the year.
Walkup's Career-High Fuels SFA Past ACU 82-64

Walkup's Career-High Fuels SFA Past ACU 82-64

 Junior Thomas Walkup established a new career-high with 30 points to fuel the Stephen F. Austin men's basketball team to an 82-64 win over Abilene Christian on Saturday afternoon inside Moody Coliseum.  

FCA adds softball All-Star game

The Fellowship of Christian Athletes will have their first All-Star softball game in Tyler this June. FCA will play the high school event at UT Tyler.

Mavericks take Tyler kids to game

The Mavericks Express came to Tyler Friday. The Mavs fan bus took players from a youth team to Dallas for an NBA game. The SRW Knights were treated to this event as part of the Mavericks outreach across Texas.

East Texas coaches draft for 5th annual FCA Heart of a Champion Bowl

 On Friday morning at the Tyler Lee field house, high school football coaches from across East Texas gathered together to draft player for the 5th annual Fellowship of Christian Athletes Heart of a Champion Bowl, AND for the players select
Mavericks concerned about Rondo’s health

Mavericks concerned about Rondo’s health

Since Dirk Nowitzki and Tyson Chandler basically sat out Wednesday’s game in Denver so they could receive some rest on the second end of a back-to-back, the player who also sat out that game, whom the Dallas Mavericks are most concerned a
Time for a shot clock in Texas high school basketball

Time for a shot clock in Texas high school basketball

I’ve wanted to write a “Texas needs a shot clock in high school basketball” column for the longest time. Well that time is now.
ET Soccer: Longview boys edged by Tyler Lee in tourney action

ET Soccer: Longview boys edged by Tyler Lee in tourney action

Tyler Lee notched the game-winner on a penalty kick late in the match for a 2-1 win over Longview in the finale of day one action of the Lobo Invitational.
Proposed NCAA deal could restore Penn State victories

Proposed NCAA deal could restore Penn State victories

Joe Paterno could soon regain his title as the winningest coach in big-time college football history.
Gladewater's Daylon Mack making national news

Gladewater's Daylon Mack making national news

Signing day will be in three weeks and one of the best athletes in East Texas is getting noticed nationwide. Gladewater's Daylon Mack is ranked as the sixth-best player in the country according to ESPN.
TCU’s Patterson wins Paul ‘Bear’ Bryant Coach of the Year Award

TCU’s Patterson wins Paul ‘Bear’ Bryant Coach of the Year Award

 It looks good on paper.