Articles Posted in the Local Sports Category

  • Sam Houston Men's Bearkat Basketball vs Toledo Rockets (Courtesy Brian Blalock / GoBearkats.com)

    Kats Fall to the Rockets (59-58)

    Julius Brown hit two free throws with 14 seconds remaining to account for the winning points as Toledo defeated Sam Houston State 59-58 in a men’s basketball non-conference game Saturday at Johnson Coliseum…

  • SHSU Bearkat Baseball vs San Diego (Courtesy DJ Shafer - GoBearkats.com)

    Bearkat Baseball Kicks Off in a Loss to San Diego (5-3)

    West Coast Conference preseason favorite University of San Diego pounded out 16 hits to spoil the head debut for former Rice pitching coach David Pierce as Sam Houston’s new skipper in a 5-3 loss Friday night at Don Sanders Stadium.

  • Sam Houston State Men's Basketball vs Central Arkansas (Courtesy DJ Shafer - GoBearkats.com)

    Men Win Against Central Arkansas (76-59)

    Four players, led by Marcus James with 18 points, scored in double figures as Sam Houston racked up its third men’s basketball victory in four games, defeating Central Arkansas 76-59..

  • Sam Houston State University Bearkat Women's Basketball vs Texas A&M Corpus Christi Islanders (Courtesy GoBearkats.com)

    Bearkat Women Continue Winning (75-54)

    Sam Houston State outscored Texas A&M-Corpus Christi 46-19 in the second half to pick up a 75-54 Southland Conference women’s basketball victory Saturday afternoon at Bernard G. Johnson Coliseum…

  • Sam Houston State University Bearkat Basketball vs Texas A&M Corpus Christi Islanders (Courtesy DJ Shafer / GoBearkats.com)

    Kats Win on the Road (61-53)

    Steven Werner scored 23 points and pulled down 12 rebounds to lead Sam Houston State to an important Southland Conference men’s road victory Saturday afternoon as the Bearkats defeated A&M-Corpus Christi 61-53 at the American Bank Center…

  • Sam Houston Men's Basketball vs UT-Arlington Mavericks (Courtesy GoBearkats.com)

    Men Fall at Home Against the Mavericks (75-63)

    Bo Ingram went 5-of-7 from three point range and scored 21 points to lead UT-Arlington to a 75-63 Southland Conference men’s basketball victory over Sam Houston State Wednesday night.

    The Mavericks (18-5, 10-0) stretched their school record winning streak to 14 games, the third longest in NCAA Division I. LaMarcus Reed added 18 points for UTA…

  • Sam Houston Women's Basketball vs UT Arlington Lady Mavericks (Courtesy David Barfield / GoBearkats.com)

    Women With a Big Win Over UTA (61-45)

    Britni Martin scored 18 points including four three-pointers to lead Sam Houston State to a 61-45 Southland Conference women’s basketball victory over UT-Arlington Wednesday at the new UTA College Park Center…

  • Sam Houston Men's Basketball vs Southeastern Louisiana (Courtesy GoBearkats.com)

    Kats End Four-Game Losing Streak (57-55)

    Demarcus Gatlin’s jumper from the right baseline with four seconds to play gave Sam Houston State a 57-55 Southland Conference men’s basketball road victory over Southeastern Louisiana Saturday night.

    Gatlin led Sam Houston (9-14, 3-6) with 17 points as the Bearkats ended a four-game losing streak, the program’s longest since 2001…

  • SHSU Women's Basketball vs Southeastern Louisiana (Courtesy Brian Blalock / SHSU / GoBearkats.com)

    Bearkat Women Win Again at Home (67-46)

    Sequeena Thomas scored 24 points and pulled down 16 rebounds for her sixth consecutive double-double as Sam Houston State defeated Southeastern Louisiana 67-46 in a Southland Conference women’s basketball game Saturday afternoon…

  • SHSU Bearkats Women's Basketball vs UT Arlington Mavericks (Courtesy Brian Blalock / GoBearkats.com)

    Bearkat Women Fall Against McNeese (57-48)

    In a battle of Southland Conference Division women’s leaders, McNeese State prevailed 57- 48 over Sam Houston Wednesday night.

    The Baggett twins, Ashlyn and Caitlyn combined for 32 points as the pair sparked a second half run that powered the Cowgirls to victory, upping McNeese State’s record to 17-5 for the year and 7-1 in Southland action…