Articles Tagged “Bearkats”

  • SHSU Football vs Montana (Courtesy Brian Blalock / GoBearkats.com)

    Frisco Bound

    Don’t tell these guys they’re too young, too inexperienced or simply aren’t good enough to be considered among the best in the nation.

    Sam Houston State answered the call in a big way in the biggest moment of the year and outlasted Montana 31-28 on Friday night to move on to the Football Championship Subdivision national title game…

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    Old Nemesis Friday Night

    Clear your Friday night schedule. If you have plans for that evening, cancel them because that’s when the undefeated Bearkats are hosting Montana (11-2) in the Football Championship Subdivision semifinals.

    This will be the marquee game of the weekend, with Sam Houston televised again on ESPN, while the other semifinals matchup (Georgia Southern at North Dakota State) will be played Saturday on ESPNU…

  • SHSU Football vs Montana State (Courtesy Brian Blalock / GoBearkats.com)

    All They Do is Win

    The Bearkats looked like the No. 1 team in the country on Saturday. Sam Houston’s defense made a bunch of big stops, the offense hit the jackpot a few times and special teams, well, let’s just say those guys were extra special…

  • SHSU MBB vs North Texas (Courtesy GoBearkats.com)

    Mean Green Edge Out The ‘Kats (53-50)

    Chris Jones scored 14 points including a jumper for the game-winning points with 1:06 to play as North Texas edged Sam Houston 53-50 in a non-conference men’s basketball game Saturday night.

    Konner Tucker and Darius Gatson led Sam Houston (3-6), each with 10 points. Demarcus Gatlin added eight points and led the Bearkats with seven rebounds…

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    It Only Gets Tougher From Here

    The further along in the playoffs they get and the smaller the number becomes of teams remaining alive, the Bearkats know that it won’t get any easier.

    That’ll certainly be the case when Sam Houston hosts Montana State in the quarterfinals of the Football Championship Subdivision playoffs Saturday morning at Bowers Stadium…

  • SHSU MBB vs Texas A&M (Courtesy GoBearkats.com)

    Tough Night in College Station (37-64)

    Demarcus Gatlin led Sam Houston with 13 points as the Bearkats fell 64-37 in a non-conference men’s basketball game against Texas A&M at Reed Arena Wednesday night.

    Texas A&M (7-1) never trailed, jumping out to a 22-6 lead. Ray Turner scored 15 points and grabbed 10 rebounds and Elston Turner added 14 points for the Aggies…

  • SHSU Football - Celebration (Courtesy David Barfield / GoBearkats.com)

    ‘Kats Set to Play on ESPN

    As Sam Houston continues to implement its game plan throughout the week, the Bearkats are also preparing to play in front of their biggest audience of the season.

    Plenty of eyes will be on Saturday’s quarterfinal playoff game between Sam Houston and Montana State, which will be played at 11 a.m., with ESPN will televise the contest. With the only other TV game being the Army-Navy game, the national spotlight will be on Huntsville and the Bearkats…

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

    Willie Fritz Receives AFCA Honor

    The American Football Coaches Association has named Willie Fritz one of five FCS regional coaches of the year.

    Fritz, in his second season as the head football coach for Sam Houston State, has guided the Bearkats to a 12-0 season so far and the No. 1 ranking in the Football Championship Subdivision…

  • SHSU WBB vs UT-Pan American (Courtesy GoBearkats.com)

    Lady Kats Win Over UT-Pan American (64 – 56)

    Coming off strong showings in hard-fought losses to big-time programs Vanderbilt and Kentucky, the Sam Houston State women’s basketball team earned a home win over Texas-Pan American on Thursday night.

    The Bearkats led for much of the game, aside from a Pan American run late in the first half which gave the Broncs a one-point lead at the break.

    But when the second half came, so did the Sam Houston attack that outlasted Pan American 64-56…

  • SHSU Football 021 (Courtesy Brian Blalock / SHSU / GoBearkats.com)

    The Party Continues Saturday Against Montana

    The amazing 12-0 run of the Sam Houston State football team plus the tremendous spirit generated by Bearkat fans, alumni and students have turned Elliott T. Bowers into the party place of Huntsville.

    More than 8,100 fans filled the stadium and sat on the nearly grassy hills to watch Sam Houston rally for a 34-27 victory over Stony Brook Saturday Dec. 3…