Articles Posted in the Sports Category

  • Huntsville Hornets #8 - Christain Champine (via ItemOnline.com / DJ Shafer)

    Hornets Get Tough, Continue Winning

    A week after lighting up the scoreboard in a rout of Bryan Rudder, the Hornets got pushed hard in the second half by a feisty bunch of Bulldogs. Huntsville responded like champs, driving the length of the field and scoring a backbreaking touchdown in a wild 29-15 victory over Magnolia.

  • SHSU Bearkats Slaughter TSU Tigers 50-6 (via GoBearkats.com)

    Kats Even Record w/ Win Over TSU, 50-6

    Sam Houston State scored early and often as the Bearkats rolled up 549 yards total offense in a 50-6 non-conference win over Texas Southern Thursday at BBVA Compass Stadium.

    Quarterback Brian Bell passed for 209 yards and three touchdowns, including two scoring plays to Chance Nelson. The transfer from Texas A&M caught three passes for 127 yards…

  • Bearkats Fall to Baylor 48-25 (via GoBearkats.com)

    Baylor Outlasts Kats in Tough Battle in Waco

    For three quarters, Sam Houston State battled Baylor to a near standoff before a long run by the Bears’ quarterback and three late interceptions turned the tide in a 48-23 loss in Waco Saturday.

    More than 44,800 fans watched a contest that took nearly four hours to play as Sam Houston rolled up 411 yards total offense against the Big 12 foe.

  • Bearkat Football (Win Over Incarnate Word) [via GoBearkats.com]

    Bearkats Roll 54-7 in Opener

    Junior running back Timothy Flanders rushed 15 times for 120 yards including touchdown runs of 40 and eight yards to lead Sam Houston State to a 54-7 victory over Incarnate Word before a crowd of 11,061 at Elliott T. Bowers Stadium.

  • Bearkats Focus on Finishing via GoBearkats.com

    Focus on Finishing

    Amid all the preseason excitement about being both the favorite to repeat as Southland Conference football champions and the No. 1 team in the NCAA Division I Football Championship Subdivision national rankings, Sam Houston State head coach Willie Fritz reminds his 2012 gridiron squad of one thing.

  • SHSU Football - Tim Flanders (Courtesy DJ Shafer)

    FOOTBALL: Sam Houston State Grabs No. 1 in Preseason Poll

    Sam Houston State’s motto this season is “Finish.”

    That’s what North Dakota State did last year when it defeated Sam Houston State in the NCAA Division I Football Championship Game.

    Both programs could return to Frisco, Texas, for this season’s FCS title game. If so, voters in The Sports Network FCS Top 25 believe Sam Houston State will finish the job….

  • SHSU Football - Willie Fritz (Courtesy GoBearkats.com)

    FOOTBALL: What the Coaches Had to Say

    Check out what the Southland Conference head coaches had to say about the upcoming 2012 season.

  • SHSU Football - Media Day (Courtesy GoBearkats.com)

    FOOTBALL: Can Kats Repeat?

    It certainly came as no surprise. After running roughshod through the Southland Conference last fall, winning every league contest by at least three touchdowns, the Sam Houston State Bearkats were tabbed by the coaches in the league as the overwhelming favorite to repeat as champs in 2012…

  • SHSU Football - Bowers Stadium Crowd (Courtesy GoBearkats.com)

    FOOTBALL: Coaches Name SHSU #1 in Poll

    Sam Houston State, which finished its 2011 regular-season campaign with a perfect 11-0 record and a 7-0 mark in league play, has been tabbed as the favorite heading into the 2012 season as voted on by the league’s coaches, the conference Tuesday at its annual football media day at L’Auberge du Lac Resort…

  • SHSU Football - Darnell Taylor Buchana Watch List (Courtesy GoBearkats.com)

    FOOTBALL: Darnell Taylor Named to Buchanan Watch List

    For the first time in seven years, the Sam Houston State football team has a Buck Buchanan Award candidate. Senior safety Darnell Taylor is among 20 players recognized by The Sports Network as a candidate for the nation’s top defensive player award…