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No. 17 Men’s Basketball hosts No. 11 Kansas on Saturday, Jan. 24

No. 17 Men’s Basketball hosts No. 11 Kansas on Saturday, Jan. 24

 Coming off two victories in three days, the No. 17 Texas Men's Basketball team is ready for its biggest home contest of the season to date. On Saturday, Jan. 24, the Longhorns welcome No. 11 Kansas to the Frank Erwin Center.
Patriots win hurts Super Bowl ticket prices

Patriots win hurts Super Bowl ticket prices

Super Bowl tickets are cheaper than they were last year. You can thank the Patriots for that. On average, tickets were selling for $2,879 on Monday, according to SeatGeek, a search engine that tracks online sales.
Walkup Named SLC Player of the Week

Walkup Named SLC Player of the Week

 Junior Thomas Walkup has been named the Southland Conference Men’s Basketball Player of the Week, the league office announced Monday morning.
No. 8 Texas Women’s Basketball falls at No. 3 Baylor, 75-58

No. 8 Texas Women’s Basketball falls at No. 3 Baylor, 75-58

 No. 8 Texas Women's Basketball lost to third-ranked Baylor, 75-58, at the Ferrell Center in Waco Monday night.
No. 17/18 Men's Basketball rolls past TCU, 66-48

No. 17/18 Men's Basketball rolls past TCU, 66-48

 Javan Felix scored 12 of his 15 points in the second half to lead the No. 17/18 Texas Longhorns over the TCU Horned Frogs, 66-48, on Monday night at the Wilkerson-Greines Activity Center.

VIDEO: SFA Lumberjack sets NCAA record

An East Texas athlete is now an NCAA record holder after a high-flying vault Saturday in College Station.
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.
Super Bowl 49: Seahawks vs. Patriots

Super Bowl 49: Seahawks vs. Patriots

The Seattle Seahawks will return to the Super Bowl for the second season in a row and this year they will face off against Tom Brady and the New England Patriots.
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.