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Gilmer rallies to edge Gladewater in playoff thriller

Gladewater faced a fourth and two deep in Gilmer territory. The Buckeyes held and marched the length of the field late in the fourth quarter.

KETK is live with Gilmer and Gladewater coaches

Gilmer is unbeaten.  Gladewater has just one loss. Tonight the Buckeyes and the Bears will meet for the first time in the playoffs.
SFA heads to playoffs with top players and coach of year

SFA heads to playoffs with top players and coach of year

 Stephen F. Austin reeled in three of the Southland Conference's major awards and had 13 players earn All-SLC honors, including three first team selections.

John Tyler wins playoff game in Waco

John Tyler played at the new home of the Baylor Bears. McLane Stadium is next to the Brazos River in Waco and the Lions boat raced Rockwall Heath. JT won 49-21.
Cowboys lose to Eagles 33-10

Cowboys lose to Eagles 33-10

The game of the year turned into a rout. The Cowboys lost to the Eagles on Thanksgiving Day, 33-10.
Tom Savage named Texans backup quarterback

Tom Savage named Texans backup quarterback

Coach Bill O’Brien said today that rookie Tom Savage is expected to be the backup quarterback on Sunday when the Texans host Tennessee.
Union Grove preparing for postseason battle of unbeatens vs. Alto

Union Grove preparing for postseason battle of unbeatens vs. Alto

Gathering with family and watching football is a Thanksgiving tradition for many. The Union Grove football family is looking to start a new Thanksgiving tradition – gathering at the field for football practice.
KETK NBC has Thanksgiving night football

KETK NBC has Thanksgiving night football

The Seattle Seahawks will play the San Francisco 49ers Thanksgiving night on KETK NBC. Coverage begins at 7:00 with Football Night in America.

Jack Stallard previews Gilmer and Gladewater

Jack Stallard is the Sports Editor of the Longview News-Journal. KETK Sports Director Danny Elzner asked Stallard about this week's playoff game between Gladewater and Gilmer.
Cowboys-Eagles will be on FOX 51

Cowboys-Eagles will be on FOX 51

FOX 51 will broadcast the Cowboys-Eagles game on Thanksgiving Day. Kickoff will be Thursday afternoon at 3:30. This will be a battle for first place in the NFC East.
TCU can’t play the underdog role against Texas

TCU can’t play the underdog role against Texas

TCU rolls into Austin for a big game Thursday, but it won’t have the underdog role on its side.
Ryan Fitzpatrick regains role

Ryan Fitzpatrick regains role

The Texans’ new starting quarterback quietly walked through the team’s locker room without drawing much notice.
Several ETX athletes named semifinalists for 2014 Mr. Texas Football

Several ETX athletes named semifinalists for 2014 Mr. Texas Football

Several East Texas atheletes made the semifanlist list for the 2014 Mr. Texas Football award presented by Dave Campbell's Texas Football.
Aggie linebacker Larry Kelm passes away in hunting accident

Aggie linebacker Larry Kelm passes away in hunting accident

 Larry Kelm, 49, one of the original members of Texas A&M’s Wrecking Crew defense, died over the weekend in an accident while hunting, an A&M spokesman said Monday morning.
Coin flip to decide game site obsolete

Coin flip to decide game site obsolete

 Old high school coaches used to meet up, reach in their pockets and toss a coin off the ceiling to settle negotiations during the playoffs. But over the years, those coins have been neglected in trays and drawers.