Articles Posted in 2012

  • CMT Off Stage

    Jake Owen Gets Teeth Yanked

    (CMT Offstage keeps a 24/7 watch on everything that’s happening with country music artists behind the scenes and out of the spotlight.) Jake Owen had his wisdom teeth pulled out a few days ago. Just like you…

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    Lady A’s Hillary Scott Marries in New York State

    (CMT Offstage keeps a 24/7 watch on everything that’s happening with country music artists behind the scenes and out of the spotlight.) Isn’t it romantic? That a celebrity like Lady Antebellum‘s Hillary Scott would get married for…

  • SHSU Bearkats' Travis Watson (Courtesy GoBearkats.com)

    Bearkats’ Travis Watson Heads Academic All-League List

    Sam Houston State senior offensive lineman Travis Watson was named the Southland Conference Football Student-Athlete of the Year, the league office announced Monday in conjunction with the release of the Academic All-Southland Conference football team.

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    Carrie Underwood’s Shirt Reminds Me

    (CMT Offstage keeps a 24/7 watch on everything that’s happening with country music artists behind the scenes and out of the spotlight.) In the chapter of his Diary of a Player book called “Celebrity,” Brad Paisley talks…

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    Martina McBride: Less Wine, More Health

    (CMT Offstage keeps a 24/7 watch on everything that’s happening with country music artists behind the scenes and out of the spotlight.) “To heck with it.” That’s what Martina McBride says she kept thinking over the holidays…

  • SHSU Bearkats' Quarterback Brian Bell - NCAA Division I National Championship - Pizza Hut Park - Frisco, TX - Jan. 7, 2012

    Sam Houston Lands No. 2 in Final Poll of the 2011 Season

    Sam Houston State University stands No. 2 in the final Sports Network NCAA Division I Football Championship Subdivision poll of the 2011 season.

    The No. 2 finish stands as the Bearkat football program’s highest final FCS national poll standing in SHSU’s 24 years of competition at the NCAA Division I football level…

  • SHSU Bearkats' Center Travis Watson (Courtesy GoBearkats.com)

    Travis Watson Named Southland Football Student/Athlete of the Year

    Watson, a two-time all-academic selection, is the first Sam Houston player to be named the Southland football student-athlete of the year. A political science major with a 3.44 grade-point average, Watson was a finalist for the National Football Foundation National Scholar-Athlete Postgraduate Scholarship and was selected as part of the Football Championship Subdivision Athletics Director’s Association Academic All-Star Team…

  • CMT Around the Web

    Meet Kelly Clarkson’s Best Friends

    Kelly Clarkson needs support on the road, mostly from her dogs. Rodney Atkins gets cabin fever for Little House on the Prairie. Dolly Parton and Joyful Noise take faith and fun seriously. Daisy Duke gets dramatic on The Young…

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    The Band Perry Saddle Up in Cowgirl

    (CMT Offstage keeps a 24/7 watch on everything that’s happening with country music artists behind the scenes and out of the spotlight.) The Band Perry talked to Cowgirl magazine about growing up on a few acres in…

  • SHSU Bearkats' Tim Flanders - 2012 NCAA Division I National Championship - Pizza Hut Park - Frisco, TX - Jan 7, 2012 (Courtesy DJ Shafer)

    It Was A Very Good Year

    As the disappointment of Saturday’s 17-6 loss to an outstanding North Dakota State team in the NCAA Division I National Championship final wears off, Bearkat players and fans can look back on the 2011 football season and realize it was a very good year.

    In fact, it is remarkable all the things the Kats were able to accomplish with such a young squad…