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BIG 12 NEWS: 14-seed UAB dramatically knocks off 3-seed Iowa State

BIG 12 NEWS: 14-seed UAB dramatically knocks off 3-seed Iowa State

One of the most surprising upsets in the NCAA Tournament happened on opening day of the "The Big Dance."
Cowboys sign controversial Greg Hardy

Cowboys sign controversial Greg Hardy

Hardy is on the NFL commissioner's exempt list because of a 2014 domestic violence charge. Hardy could face further discipline of a four-to-six game suspension this season.
Jack Stallard previews SFA Lumberjacks

Jack Stallard previews SFA Lumberjacks

Jack Stallard is the Sports Editor of the Longview News-Journal. KETK Sports Director Danny Elzner asked him about the SFA Lumberjacks. Stallard said...
Apache Ladies eliminated

Apache Ladies eliminated

The Apache Ladies eliminated Southern Idaho last year. This year, the Apache Ladies were eliminated by Southern Idaho. The TJC women lost Wednesday in the national tournament, 90-78.
NCAA tourney participants have East Texas ties

NCAA tourney participants have East Texas ties

March is an exciting month for sports fans worldwide.
Texas Rangers’ Mitch Moreland still an unknown four seasons later

Texas Rangers’ Mitch Moreland still an unknown four seasons later

The way Mitch Moreland burst on the Texas Rangers’ scene, as a power-hitting rookie during their finest season to date, suddenly cast him as the savior at first base.
ET Soccer: Pine Tree boys edge Longview 2-0, more

ET Soccer: Pine Tree boys edge Longview 2-0, more

Pine Tree scored twice in the second half to take a 2-0 victory over Longview in District 15-5A action Tuesday night at Pirate Stadium.
Next up for Texas A&M in NIT: Louisiana Tech at Reed Arena

Next up for Texas A&M in NIT: Louisiana Tech at Reed Arena

Texas A&M is on spring break, which would have added to the Aggies’ angst had they lost to Montana in the opening round of the National Invitation Tournament on Tuesday at Reed Arena.
Bleacher Report names SFA Lumberjack 'Most Intimidating Mascot' of NCAA tourney

Bleacher Report names SFA Lumberjack 'Most Intimidating Mascot' of NCAA tourney

A national sports news website has named the mascot of an East Texas college as the "Most Intimidating" in the NCAA men's basketball tournament.
Syracuse men's basketball coach Jim Boeheim to retire in 3 years

Syracuse men's basketball coach Jim Boeheim to retire in 3 years

Major changes are ahead for one of the nation's most successful collegiate athletics programs.
Former Cowboy Chad Hennings visits Tyler

Former Cowboy Chad Hennings visits Tyler

He won three Super Bowls with the Cowboys in the '90s. Before that he was a fighter pilot in the Gulf War. Chad Hennings came to Tyler Tuesday night for the East Texas Christian Academy Leadership Banquet.
Carlise gives Rondo green light to direct offense

Carlise gives Rondo green light to direct offense

The relationship between Dallas Mavericks coach Rick Carlisle and point guard Rajon Rondo apparently has been running smoothly lately.
ET Baseball Notebook

ET Baseball Notebook

Pine Tree's Mason Hays struck out nine and did not walk a batter in 4 1/3 innings in a 6-2 win over North Forney.
Dallas will pitch for Houston

Dallas will pitch for Houston

Lefthander Dallas Keuchel, who led the Astros in victories during a breakthrough 2014 season, has been picked to start 0pening day against the Indians on April 6 at Minute Maid Park.
TJC men lose to #1 seed

TJC men lose to #1 seed

Tyler Junior College was tied with Connors State at the half. But the Apaches gave up a 21-point run in the second half. The TJC men lost to the national tournament's top seed.