Articles Tagged “ball”

  • SHSU Football 008 (Courtesy GoBearkats.com)

    ‘Kats Now 4-0 Heading into Battle of the Piney Woods

    The Bearkats found a way to get it done.

    Back at Bowers Stadium after a long road trip to New Mexico, Sam Houston and UTSA were locked in a game dominated by defense Saturday. First downs and points came at a premium in this one.

    The 16th-ranked Bearkats made enough big plays on both sides of the ball in the second half and prevailed 22-7…

  • Hornets in Humble (Courtesy ItemOnline.com)

    Hornets Continue Their Hard-Luck Season

    The Hornets made this one interesting. Twice, they rallied in the second half Friday and got within striking distance of Summer Creek.

    But Huntsville’s hard-luck season continued in the District 18-4A opener, as the Bulldogs held on and beat the Hornets 31-24 at Turner Stadium…

  • 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…

  • 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…

  • 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 002 (Courtesy GoBearkats.com)

    Bearkats Working Towards Success

    Courtesy: GoBearkats.com / Gene Schallenberg / The Huntsville Item There were two ways to look at the Bearkats following their scrimmage Sunday night. Either the defense looked particularly sharp or that the offensive side of the…

  • SHSU Football 001 (Courtesy GoBearkats.com)

    Bearkats’ First Scrimage

    Courtesy: Gene Schallenberg/Huntsville Item/GoBearkats.com Most coaches will say that at this point of the season that their defense will be further along than their offense. That statement held true Wednesday night in Sam Houston’s first…