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World Cup fever!

As Team USA moves on to the round of 16 in the World Cup, there is evidence the country's new found love affair with soccer may be more than just a one time fling. A growing fan base is embracing the sport like never before.
Tim Howard: 'Mind blowing' support key to Team USA success in Brazil

Tim Howard: 'Mind blowing' support key to Team USA success in Brazil

Goalkeeper Tim Howard says the explosion of interest in the football in the United States is "mind blowing" off the back of Team USA's surprise progression from the World Cup "Group of Death" to the last 16.
Funny Video: Cowboys players read mean tweets

Funny Video: Cowboys players read mean tweets

DallasCowboys.com uploaded a hilarious video of Dallas Cowboys players reading mean tweets from fans. Several players including Tony Romo, Brandon Carr and Jason Witten got in on the fun.
Johnny Manziel says he won’t be changing

Johnny Manziel says he won’t be changing

The Browns have managed to keep a muzzle, for the most part, on quarterback Johnny Manziel. On Friday, however, the media on Friday had a crack at Manziel during the Rookie Symposium.
Tiger Woods struggles on PGA Tour return after injury

Tiger Woods struggles on PGA Tour return after injury

Tiger Woods is back -- but it was a bit of a struggle after three months on the sidelines .
UT series with Notre Dame in jeopardy

UT series with Notre Dame in jeopardy

Texas and Notre Dame are set to play four games in the coming years. Now it might be two. Read more at Statesman.com
US advances to knockout stage following loss to Germany

US advances to knockout stage following loss to Germany

Germany has beaten the United States 1-0 in their final World Cup group-stage match, but both will go through to the knockout stage. 
With eye on creating cap space, Rockets trade away Asik

With eye on creating cap space, Rockets trade away Asik

The Rockets agreed to deal center Omer Asik to the New Orleans Pelicans for a first-round pick in the 2015 draft, an individual with knowledge of the deal said, clearing a chunk of the cap room they would need to sign a third major star to go w
Summer is a great time to fish in East Texas

Summer is a great time to fish in East Texas

Although the spawn puts many bass in the shallow which enables the average angler to have above average results, the more studied bass angler would most likely choose summer or fall/winter months.

Trent Williams coming back to East Texas

Former Longview Lobo and current Washington Redskins standout Trent Williams will hold a youth football camp from 8 a.m-2 p.m. on June 28 at Lobo Stadium.
LeTourneau Names Leslie Reinecker Head Women's Basketball Coach

LeTourneau Names Leslie Reinecker Head Women's Basketball Coach

LeTourneau University has named Leslie Reinecker as its new head women's basketball coach, announced athletic director Terri Deike.
NBA Trade: Knicks send Chandler back to Mavericks

NBA Trade: Knicks send Chandler back to Mavericks

The Dallas Mavericks reached agreement in principle on a blockbuster trade Wednesday with the New York Knicks for center Tyson Chandler and point guard Raymond Felton, a source told the Star-Telegram.
Health groups urge MLB to ban tobacco

Health groups urge MLB to ban tobacco

Nine major public health organizations have one request for Major League Baseball: Ban tobacco.
NFL removes concussion suit cap

NFL removes concussion suit cap

The NFL and the lead attorney for thousands of players suing the league over brain damage suffered on the field have agreed to a revised settlement that does not put a limit on the NFL’s monetary obligations, ensuring that money will be a
Spring Hill fills basketball, baseball posts

Spring Hill fills basketball, baseball posts

The voids of head boys’ basketball coach and head baseball coach have been filled at Spring Hill. Tim Ender will take over the basketball program and Mike Eckles will be the new baseball coach.