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Kyle Field redo is ‘on budget and on time’

Kyle Field redo is ‘on budget and on time’

Texas A&M’s first scheduled home game in its redeveloped Kyle Field is two months away from Saturday, and A&M chancellor John Sharp said Thursday the stadium construction on the east and south sides is coming along nicely.
Nowitzki agrees to three-year, $30 million with Mavs

Nowitzki agrees to three-year, $30 million with Mavs

Dirk Nowitzki verbally agreed to sign a three-year, $30 million free agent contract with the Dallas Mavericks on Thursday. Read more at Star-Telegram.com
Tonight is your last chance to vote in the All-Star Game balloting

Tonight is your last chance to vote in the All-Star Game balloting

If you want to vote for your favorite players, you better hurry. Tonight is the last night for voting in the annual All-Star Game. Go to MLB.com for more info.
Texas Rangers to host 'Baylor Night' at GlobeLife Park

Texas Rangers to host 'Baylor Night' at GlobeLife Park

The Texas Rangers will be hosting a Baylor Night at their ballpark next week.
Should Texas follow Oklahoma's lead and tweak iconic uniforms?

Should Texas follow Oklahoma's lead and tweak iconic uniforms?

The University of Texas has one of those iconic football uniforms that fans have known for decades — burnt orange jerseys with white lettering and white pants.
Veteran center Fiddler returns to Stars on two-year deal

Veteran center Fiddler returns to Stars on two-year deal

Dallas Stars center Vernon Fiddler earned his chance to test the free-agent market with his solid performance last season, especially during the playoffs.
Gasol intrigued after Spurs reach out, but financial limitations loom large

Gasol intrigued after Spurs reach out, but financial limitations loom large

While Oklahoma City is thought to be the front-runner followed by several other suitors, free agent forward/center Pau Gasol is pondering life in San Antonio after the Spurs reached out to the multi-skilled Spaniard in the early hours of free a
Lin feels disrespected by Rockets billboard

Lin feels disrespected by Rockets billboard

Jeremy Lin loaned out his No. 7 on Wednesday. He just didn’t know he did. And he was not happy about it.

Can World Cup make soccer stick in the USA?

They watched by the tens, if not hundreds of thousands. In cozy sports bars and cavernous sports stadiums. In living rooms and in public spaces. In front of computer screens and in front of big screens in downtown plazas.
Sundberg will retire from Rangers after 2014

Sundberg will retire from Rangers after 2014

Texas Rangers Senior Executive Vice President Jim Sundberg today announced that he will retire from that position at the conclusion of the 2014 season.  
Texas inks Garrido for two more years

Texas inks Garrido for two more years

As expected, Augie Garrido will be staying at Texas beyond next season. Texas announced a two-year extension with its baseball coach on Tuesday, keeping Garrido in Austin through the 2017 season.
Aggies long an equal-opportunity defender concerning ’12th Man’ trademark

Aggies long an equal-opportunity defender concerning ’12th Man’ trademark

Texas A&M, in consistent staunch defense of its “12th Man” trademark, has long shown itself to be an equal-opportunity plaintiff – meaning the Aggies will go after anyone who violates the trademark.
Hallsville, Kilgore, White Oak among top 10 in Lone Star Cup

Hallsville, Kilgore, White Oak among top 10 in Lone Star Cup

Hallsville, Kilgore and White Oak were among the East Texas schools finishing in the top 10 with the release of the 2013-14 UIL Lone Star Cup final standings on Tuesday.
Can Tim Howard cash in on his big game?

Can Tim Howard cash in on his big game?

The hero goalie is set up to capitalize mightily on his World Cup soccer performance, setting a record for saves in keeping the U.S. team close in its elimination match against Belgium.
World Cup: USA dream shattered by Belgium

World Cup: USA dream shattered by Belgium

The U.S. soccer team lost its World Cup match Tuesday against Belgium, 2-1.