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Jeff Bagwell open to return to Astros organization

Jeff Bagwell open to return to Astros organization

 Almost five years after abruptly leaving the Astros organization, Jeff Bagwell is open to reestablishing ties with the club now that A.J. Hinch is the manager.
Cougars stage comeback for the ages in Armed Forces Bowl win

Cougars stage comeback for the ages in Armed Forces Bowl win

 On the sideline, after watching the University of Houston put together one of the most stunning comebacks in bowl history Friday, David Gibbs held up two fingers.
Aggies wrap up non-conference play with ‘ugly’ victory over Hartford

Aggies wrap up non-conference play with ‘ugly’ victory over Hartford

 Texas A&M coach Billy Kennedy dubbed the Aggies’ final non-conference contest an “ugly game.”
Despite disappointing finish to 2014 season, Longhorns keep reeling in top recruits

Despite disappointing finish to 2014 season, Longhorns keep reeling in top recruits

  Losing the AdvoCare Texas Bowl apparently did nothing to slow Charlie Strong’s surging recruiting momentum.
UT basketball: Isaiah Taylor ready for return

UT basketball: Isaiah Taylor ready for return

Texas finally has its point guard back.
Linehan’s correct calls are all over Cowboys’ turnaround

Linehan’s correct calls are all over Cowboys’ turnaround

Scott Linehan’s credentials spoke for themselves when he joined the Dallas Cowboys as their passing game coordinator and play-caller last off-season.
 Baylor can’t hold up its end of TCU debate

Baylor can’t hold up its end of TCU debate

Their coach politicked and cried foul, called anyone who was pro-TCU a Commie or a Canadian, and even confronted the conference commissioner for hurting his team’s playoff chances.
Troops Honored at NHL's Winter Classic

Troops Honored at NHL's Winter Classic

 Pre-game and intermission events at the National Hockey League's outdoor Winter Classic were all about the troops at Nationals Park here yesterday.
Oregon, Ohio State to meet in College Football Playoff Championship

Oregon, Ohio State to meet in College Football Playoff Championship

The matchup in the title game of the new college football playoff system likely wouldn't have happened in past years.
Mavs have momentum heading into January

Mavs have momentum heading into January

 After sprinting through their three-game homestand unscathed, the Dallas Mavericks will welcome in 2015 with a road-heavy month of January.
Ducks dominate Florida State in first ever College Football playoff game

Ducks dominate Florida State in first ever College Football playoff game

Arguably the greatest season in Oregon football history continued Thursday evening at the Rose Bowl, where the No.
Baylor implodes late, Michigan State wins Cotton Bowl 42-41

Baylor implodes late, Michigan State wins Cotton Bowl 42-41

 After watching his team fritter away a 20-point lead in the fourth quarter of his final college game, senior Baylor wide receiver Clay Fuller couldn’t move for a couple of minutes.

Garrett Sanders has Cowboys playoff preview from Valley Ranch

KETK's Garrett Sanders talked with the Cowboys Wednesday in Irving. Dallas will host the Lions in a Wild Card playoff game this weekend.

Brandon Ogden looks back on the best of 2014

Brandon Ogden writes for the Longview News-Journal. KETK Sports Director Danny Elzner asked Ogden about the top East Texas sports stories of 2014. Ogden said...
Texans’ Watt wins AFC defensive player of month for December

Texans’ Watt wins AFC defensive player of month for December

J.J. Watt was named Wednesday as the AFC defensive player of the month for December. The Texans defensive end won two player of the month awards (September) during the 2014 season and has earned four honors during his career.