It wasn’t a Monster Mash, but a Bulldog Clash.
Gilmer advanced to the state quarterfinals with a 56-35 win over Van on Friday at Christus Trinity Mother Frances Rose Stadium.
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WHITEHOUSE — Jayden Brandon posted a double-double as Whitehouse took a 62-37 win over All Saints in the TABO Classic Saturday night at C.L. Nix Wildcat Arena.
Grayson College scored 55 points in each half as the Vikings scored a 110-92 win over Tyler Junior College on Saturday in a non-conference basketball game at Wagstaff Gymnasium.
EAST HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) — After taking care of business in New England, Houston coach Dana Holgorsen decided to channel Bill Belichick, happy that his team can finally switch its focus to next weekend’s American Athletic Conference championship game.
WACO (AP) — Baylor coach Dave Aranda was well aware of the Big 12 ramifications for his ninth-ranked Bears in the outcome of a game later in the evening. In many ways, that didn’t really matter to him.
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DENTON (AP) — An undefeated season slipped away from No. 15 UTSA on a rain-soaked Saturday in the Dallas area.
The Patriots gobbled up two wins in the Lions Hoopsgiving Basketball Classic at The Field House on the Texas A&M-Commerce campus.
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NACOGDOCHES — A historic season for the Beckville Bearcats ends in the 2A Region III semifinals to the No.3-ranked Timpson Bears, 42-21, Friday night at SFA’s Homer Bryce Stadium.
SULPHUR SPRINGS — For the second year in a row, the Mount Vernon Tigers put an end to Gladewater’s season, this time earning a 40-14 win over the Bears in a Class 3A third-round game on Friday at Gerald Prim Stadium.
PROSPER — They say all streaks must come to end sometime, and unfortunately for the Carthage Bulldogs football team that time actually came.
MESQUITE — Longview met Denton Ryan for the third time in 11 months, and Friday’s meeting was the second Class 5A Division I Region II semifinal battle between the two teams at Mesquite Memorial Stadium during that stretch.
MESQUITE — The run for the Malakoff Tigers came to an end in the regional round on Black Friday.
When Van tied the score early in the third quarter, the Gilmer Buckeyes didn’t panic.
All 10 Apaches scored, led by Jestin Porter’s 26 points, as Tyler Junior College scored a 95-69 win over CYM Prep on Friday at Wagstaff Gymnasium.
ARLINGTON — Ezekiel Elliott’s health is a concern, Dak Prescott’s accuracy is off at times, and the Dallas offense has sputtered to the point that the Cowboys haven’t held a lead at all in their three losses in a four-game stretch.
BATON ROUGE, La. — It could be a little awkward when Texas A&M coach Jimbo Fisher leads the Aggies out of the visitor’s locker room at Tiger Stadium on Saturday night (6 p.m., TV: ESPN).
AUSTIN — Roschon Johnson came to Texas as a quarterback, converted quickly to running back, and under difficult circumstances he worked at both positions on Friday.
The heat of Bedlam is on for Oklahoma freshman quarterback Caleb Williams.
SFA (8-3) vs. Incarnate Word (9-2)
Xavier Benson, TJC’s hard-hitting linebacker who helped the Apaches into the postseason, has been named the Defensive Player of the Year in the Southwest Junior College Football Conference, the league’s coaches announced.
LONGVIEW — The Daingerfield Tigers answered “The Drive” and “The Scoop and Score” with “The Freshman.”
The leading rusher in the history of the Tyler Legacy Red Raiders gave University of Alabama fans something else to be thankful for on Thursday evening.
KILGORE (11-1) VS. CHAPEL HILL (9-3)
The annual TABO Classic will take place Friday and Saturday at Whitehouse’s C.L. Nix Wildcat Arena.
The Tyler Junior College basketball teams have games scheduled for Friday and Saturday with the Apache Ladies on the road and the Apaches at Wagstaff Gymnasium.
AUSTIN (AP) — One team is left playing for pride to finish out an otherwise miserable season. The other would like to be the one to put a bow on all that misery.
NEW CHAPEL HILL — Chapel Hill is in a familiar situation — in the third round of the playoffs on a Friday night at Christus Trinity Mother Frances Rose Stadium against a District 9-4A Division I foe.
I have said it before, there is a special bond between a hunter and their dog. It comes about from all the shared experiences in the field, good and bad, where both are doing something they truly enjoy.
VAN — There have been 12 opponents placed in front of the Van Vandals this season, and every game has ended with a Van victory.
WEST RUSK (12-0) VS. DAINGERFIELD (10-2)
One of the things I am most thankful for is growing up and living in East Texas where the people are friendly, love their communities and are passionate about their sports, Greenberg Turkeys, barbeque, roses and music, just to name a few loves.
Liah Davis had a monster double double to help UT Tyler rally from a double-digit deficit to register a 78-72 win over Southern Arkansas on Wednesday afternoon in a women’s basketball game at the Herrington Patriot Center.