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 East Texas High School Football Team Leaders

East Texas High School Football Team Leaders

Who is the passing leader of East Texas? How about the rushing leader?
The NBA's next female assistant coach is working with the Dallas Mavericks

The NBA's next female assistant coach is working with the Dallas Mavericks

Slowly the NBA, and other leagues, have integrated women into their game beyond that just of glorified models in tight clothing waving pom poms, or as TV announcers.
Foster, Cushing ‘good to go’ for Colts game

Foster, Cushing ‘good to go’ for Colts game

Eleven players didn’t participate in the Texans’ walk-through practice Tuesday, including running back Arian Foster, receiver Andre Johnson and linebacker Brian Cushing.
East Texas high school football stat leaders

East Texas high school football stat leaders

The Longview News-Journal covers East Texas high school football. Who is leading the area in rushing and passing?
Swimming: Pine Tree’s Jones wins 100, 200 at Irving meet

Swimming: Pine Tree’s Jones wins 100, 200 at Irving meet

Pine Tree’s Jacob Jones won the 100-yard freestyle and the 200-yard freestyle at the Irving ISD Sprint Invitational on Saturday.
Green apologizes for caption on Holocaust selfie

Green apologizes for caption on Holocaust selfie

One of the Spurs’ more active players on social media, Danny Green had a misstep on Instagram during the team’s trip to Berlin with an unfortunate caption for a “selfie” he recently took at the city’s Holocaust Mus
Cowboys eye 'statement game' at Seattle

Cowboys eye 'statement game' at Seattle

Despite the Cowboys' 4-1 start, questions remain about just how good they are. Their four victories came against teams that are a combined 7-12. 
Rockets top Parsons, Mavericks in preseason opener

Rockets top Parsons, Mavericks in preseason opener

The Rockets surged past the Mavericks, 111-108, on Tuesday, a victory mercifully clinched when Kostas Papanikolaou was fouled with .2 seconds remaining and made all three free throws to end nearly three hours of preseason basketball.
Friday Football Fever Game of Week; #10 Lufkin @ #5 John Tyler

Friday Football Fever Game of Week; #10 Lufkin @ #5 John Tyler

Have you got the Fever? We've got the Friday Football Fever Game of the Week.
Aggies aiming to remedy dropped passes with No. 3 Ole Miss rolling in

Aggies aiming to remedy dropped passes with No. 3 Ole Miss rolling in

Texas A&M’s exact number of drops in a 48-31 loss at Mississippi State is in question. The Aggies’ resolve to do something about it doesn’t seem to be.
Big 12 Players of the Week

Big 12 Players of the Week

Baylor defensive back Terrell Burt and TCU teammates Paul Dawson and Trevone Boykin were picked Monday as the Big 12′s players of the week for last week’s games.
Watt, Luck to be center of attention Thursday

Watt, Luck to be center of attention Thursday

Thursday night’s game between the Texans and Colts for first place in the AFC South is getting a lot of national exposure. Defensive end J.J. Watt and quarterback Andrew Luck are at the center of attention.
Ohio State QB named Earl Campbell Tyler Rose Award National Player of the Week

Ohio State QB named Earl Campbell Tyler Rose Award National Player of the Week

 Ohio State quarterback J.T. Barrett has been named The Earl Campbell Tyler Rose Award National Player of the Week for the sixth week of the 2014 college football season.
Gladewater, Atlanta move into Texas High School football poll

Gladewater, Atlanta move into Texas High School football poll

Jack Stallard is the Sports Editor of the Longview News-Journal. He also votes in the statewide high school football poll.
Chandler Parsons: Weird feeling to play against Rockets

Chandler Parsons: Weird feeling to play against Rockets

Chandler Parsons did not try to pretend Tuesday’s preseason opener between the Mavericks (his new team) and the Rockets (his former team) would be the usual “just another game.”