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Trenia Tillis-Jones brings Apache Ladies home with 30-win season

She is a finalist for the national coach of the year award. Trenia Tillis-Jones led her Apache Ladies to the national quarterfinals. Not bad for a team that had a losing record last year.
Trinity Valley headed to national finals again

Trinity Valley headed to national finals again

They'll play for the three-peat. Trinity Valley will play for its third straight national championship. The Lady Cardinals beat Central Arizona in the semifinals Friday night, 82-63.
It's Official; Schaub is gone

It's Official; Schaub is gone

Signing veteran quarterback Ryan Fitzpatrick and trading Matt Schaub to Oakland is another indication the Texans plan to use the first pick in the draft on a quarterback.
Nacogdoches Dragons impressive at state swim meet

Nacogdoches Dragons impressive at state swim meet

The Nacogdoches Dragons earned a number of all-state honors following their stellar performances at the state swim meet Feb. 21-22 where they finished 10th overall and six events in the top-10.
Baylor takes down Nebraska 74-60

Baylor takes down Nebraska 74-60

Baylor extended its late-season turnaround into the postseason with a 74-60 victory over former Big 12 foe Nebraska in the second round of the NCAA tournament at the AT&T Center on Friday.
Williams hates to see Austin go, but is ready to start for Cowboys

Williams hates to see Austin go, but is ready to start for Cowboys

Terrance Williams watched his good friend, Kendall Wright, leave Baylor for the 2012 NFL Draft, opening the door for Williams to star. But that felt different than this.
Yu Darvish scratched from start with neck stiffness

Yu Darvish scratched from start with neck stiffness

Yu Darvish has been scratched from his scheduled minor-league start today because of neck stiffness from sleeping wrong.
Four Lobo powerlifters headed for state meet

Four Lobo powerlifters headed for state meet

Seniors Cory Flanagan and Clay Layman, who completed a Lobo sweep of the 181-pound class at the Region III, Division I Championships on March 8, will join underclassman Omar French (220-pounds) and Cornelius Zachary (165-pounds) this weekend.
LeTourneau YellowJackets relishing national ranking

LeTourneau YellowJackets relishing national ranking

LeTourneau, coming off a sweep of American Southwest Conference rival East Texas Baptist University, is currently 16-2 overall and 11-1 in the ASC.
Texans on verge of trading Matt Schaub

Texans on verge of trading Matt Schaub

The Houston Texans are on the verge of trading quarterback Matt Schaub.
Apache Ladies lose; Trinity Valley wins

Apache Ladies lose; Trinity Valley wins

Tyler Junior College jumped out to a huge lead in the quarterfinals of the national tournament. The Apache Ladies scored 22 of the game's first 26 points.
SFA ready for NCAA Tournament

SFA ready for NCAA Tournament

It's time for Stephen F. Austin to take its show to the biggest stage in the country. The Lumberjacks will play Virginia Commonwealth Friday evening at 6:27 in the NCAA Tournament.
Texans sign quarterback Ryan Fitzpatrick

Texans sign quarterback Ryan Fitzpatrick

The Texans agreed to a contract on Thursday with free-agent veteran quarterback Ryan Fitzpatrick, further fueling speculation former franchise quarterback Matt Schaub’s time in Houston is nearing an end.
Nolan Ryan is right about Jon Daniels' "sandbox"

Nolan Ryan is right about Jon Daniels' "sandbox"

Former Texas Rangers CEO Nolan Ryan has deliberately stayed away from anything remotely controversial about his time/departure from the professional baseball team in North Texas.
Jerry no ‘sleazeball,’ just incompetent

Jerry no ‘sleazeball,’ just incompetent

We had the recent case of a local general manager being called a “sleazeball” by a former player, and then last week another local GM received lavish media praise for his own incompetence.