Articles Posted in the Local Sports Category

  • Sam Houston Lady Kats Basketball vs UTSA (Courtesy GoBearkats.com)

    Lady Kats Win at Home Against UTSA (67-55)

    Britni Martin scored 17 points and Sequeena Thomas added 16 points and 13 rebounds as Sam Houston State defeated UTSA 67-55 in a Southland Conference women’s basketball game Saturday afternoon at Bernard G. Johnson Coliseum…

  • SHSU Men's Basketball vs SFA (Courtesy GoBearkats.com)

    Men Take Another Loss, This Time a Heart-breaker Against SFA (67-66)

    The Bearkats had been here before. Three times already this season in conference play, Sam Houston State played a game to the final possession. Wednesday night in Nacogdoches was no different. Unfortunatley for the Bearkats, the outcome wasn’t different either.

  • SHSU Women's Basketball vs SFA (Courtesy David Barfield / GoBearkats.com)

    Lady Kats Fall at Home in a Heart-breaker Against SFA (69 – 67)

    Two free throws by Brittney Matthew with six seconds remaining proved the difference as Stephen F. Austin handed Sam Houston State its first home women’s basketball loss of the 2012 season 69-67 Wednesday night…

  • Sam Houston Women's Basketball Britni Martin (Courtesy DJ Shafer)

    Lady Kats’ Britni Martin Enters the 1,000 Point Club

    With her game-leading 19 points at Texas State in San Marcos Wednesday, junior forward Britni Martin became the 12 Sam Houston State women’s basketball player to score more than 1,000 points during her Bearkat career…

  • SHSU Men's Basketball vs Texas A&M Corpus Christi (Courtesy GoBearkats.com)

    Men Lose a Close One (50-49)

    Hameed Ali hit a jumper from the left corner with less than a second remaining to give Texas A&M-Corpus Christi a 50-49 Southland Conference men’s basketball victory over Sam Houston State Saturday night at Bernard G. Johnson Coliseum…

  • SHSU Women's Basketball vs Texas A&M-Corpus Christi (Courtesy GoBearkats.com)

    Lady Kats Defeat Texas A&M-Corpus Christi (65-56)

    Britni Martin scored 22 points and Sequeena Thomas added 15 points and 16 rebounds as the Sam Houston State women’s basketball team got back on the winning track with a 65-56 Southland Conference victory over Texas A&M-Corpus Christi Saturday…

  • SHSU MBB vs TX State (Courtesy GoBearkats.com)

    Men Win Over Texas State (71-68)

    Demarcus Gatlin scored 19 points and Marcus James added 18 to lead Sam Houston State to a 71-68 Southland Conference men’s basketball victory over Texas State at Bernard G. Johnson Coliseum Wednesday night…

  • SHSU WBB vs TX State (Courtesy GoBearkats.com)

    Texas State Ends Winning Streak for Women (66-53)

    Ashley Ezeh led Texas State to 66-53 Southland Conference women’s basketball victory over Sam Houston State Wednesday night at Strahan Coliseum.

    The loss marked the Bearkats’ first in league play as Sam Houston dropped to 3-1 in Southland Conference action and saw its four-game winning streak end…

  • Sam Houston State (SHSU) Men's Basketball player Marcus James (Courtesy GoBearkats.com)

    Marcus James a Leader for the Kats

    There are no superstars on this year’s Sam Houston State men’s basketball team.

    Leading scorers vary from game to game and no player has averaged more than 14 points at any significant stretch of the season…

  • The SHSU Bearkat Nation in Pizza Hut Park for the 2012 NCAA Division I National Championship - Jan. 7, 2012 (Courtesy DJ Safer)

    Ending 2011 & Looking Ahead to 2012

    Putting the wraps on the 2012 recruiting class, filling the coaching vacancies and maneuvering through a spring program injury-free are among the things that come each offseason in college football, a time which has now arrived…