Articles Posted in the Sports Category

  • Hornets vs Livingston (Courtesy Matt Weintritt / ItemOnline.com)

    Hornets Looking For Answers

    The Hornets had one of those weeks everyone would like to forget. On Friday, things went from bad to worse during a lopsided 50-13 loss to Livingston at Lion Stadium. Huntsville (0-3) let its final nondistrict game get out of hand quickly during the second quarter. The Lions (3-0) scored 34 points in that period. Livingston hit one big play after another and turned a tight defensive game into a blowout in the blink of an eye…

  • SHSU Football vs Western Illinois (Courtesy DJ Shafer GoBearkats.com)

    ‘Kats Look Ahead to UCA

    Courtesy GoBearkats.com The Bearkats have certainly had their money’s worth of patience lately. It’s been more than week since Sam Houston opened the 2011 season, but later this week, the Kats can get back to…

  • SHSU Football vs Western Illinois (Courtesy GoBearkats.com)

    Bearkats Kick-Off the Season by Defeating the Leathernecks 20 – 6

    The Sam Houston State Bearkats kicked off the season with an exciting win over the Western Illinois Leathernecks. The ‘Kats defeated Western Illinois 20 – 6!

  • Western Illinois 2 (Courtesy GoBearkats.com)

    Ready for the Rematch

    Courtesy GoBearkats.com Football’s a tough enough game when everyone’s pulling together and everyone knows what they’re doing. But for a team that lacks a true identity, one that is youthful and inexperienced, the game can…

  • Western Illinois (Courtesy GoBearkats.com)

    Lessons Learned from Last Face-Off Against Western Illinois

    Courtesy GoBearkats.com There’s not an awful lot about last year’s game against Western Illinois that the Bearkats would like to remember, especially on the defensive side of the ball. Behind the arm of Walter Payton…

  • Huntsville Hornets

    Hornets Start the Season w/ a Loss Against Brenham 65 – 16

    The Huntsville Hornets kicked off the season w/ a loss on the road to the Brenham Cubs. It was a game riddled with turnovers, and upsets, leaving the final score 65 – 16…

  • SHSU Football 005 (Courtesy GoBearkats.com)

    Last Scrimmage of the Preseason

    The plan for Tuesday night was rather simple.

    With the season opener right around the corner, the Bearkats did not want to do anything that would reverse their progress.

    With a few players nursing injuries, the Kats took it a little light in their final scrimmage of the preseason…

  • Bowers Stadium Parking Lot (Courtesy GoBearkats.com)

    Important Bearkats’ Season Opener Information

    The Sam Houston State Bearkats kickoff their 2011 football season Thursday, Sept. 1, with a 6 p.m. game with nationally-ranked Western Illinois at Elliott T. Bowers Stadium.

    That day, prior to the game, the entire Bowers Stadium parking lot will be closed. At 2:30 p.m. the lot will be opened only to vehicles with official football game parking credentials.

  • SHSU Football 004 (Courtesy GoBearkats.com)

    QB’s Ahead of the Curve

    Courtesy: GoBearkats.com At this point last fall, the Bearkats coaching staff was still trying to figure out which players would start where on offense. Quarterback was one of those positions where there was a high…

  • SHSU Football PopWarner (Courtesy GoBearkats.com)

    Huntsville Bears to be Featured at SHSU Home Opener

    Courtesy: GoBearkats.com The Huntsville Bears youth football team of the Pop Warner League will be recognized as part of the special activities at Sam Houston State’s football season opening game with nationally-ranked Western Illinois on…