Articles Tagged “Bearkats”

  • 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…

  • SHSU Football 020 (Courtesy GoBearkats.com)

    Montana State Next in Line

    There won’t be much time to waste this weekend for what appears to be the best Bearkat football team ever.

    The NCAA Division I Football Championship quarterfinal matchup against the Montana State Bobcats (10-2) is scheduled for 11 a.m. Saturday at Bowers Stadium.

    It will be the earliest time the Bearkats have played this season…

  • SHSU Football 019 (Courtesy GoBearkats.com)

    Flanders’ Late Drive Gives ‘Kats Big Win

    Tim Flanders completed a 10-play 83-yard drive with a seven-yard touchdown for the winning score as Sam Houston defeated Stony Brook 34-27 in an NCAA Division I Football second round game Saturday afternoon.

    Flanders rushed 21 times for 102 yards. The final drive took 5:32 off the clock. Stony Brook threw four incomplete passes to end the game…

  • SHSU MBB vs Paul Quinn (Courtesy GoBearkats.com)

    Men’s Basketball Getting Into Rhythm (66 – 54)

    In a game where Sam Houston’s leading scorers Konner Tucker and Marcus James went head-to-head with former teammate Nafis Richardson, it was the Bearkats who pulled away for a 66-54 victory over Paul Quinn.

    This was the second win a row for Sam Houston after dropping five straight games…

  • SHSU MBB vs Dallas Christian (Courtesy GoBearkats.com)

    SHSU Takes it to Dallas Christian (82-63)

    Konner Tucker scored a season high 22 points to lead Sam Houston to an 82-63 non-conference men’s basketball victory over Dallas Christian Tuesday night at Bernard G. Johnson Coliseum.

    Demarcus Gatlin added 14 points and Marcus James and Aaron Harwell each scored 10 for the Bearkats as they ended a five-game losing streak. All those losses were on the road as the Kats stand 2-0 for the year in Johnson Coliseum…

  • SHSU Football vs SFA (Courtesy DJ Shafer)

    Getting Ready for the Seawolves

    At long last, it’s all set. Finally, the Bearkats know who they’ll be playing in next weekend’s FCS playoff game.

    While Stony Brook and Albany duked it out in a fight to the finish on Saturday afternoon, Sam Houston’s players and coaches sat at home eagerly studying the game online knowing that they would face the winner next weekend at Bowers Stadium…

  • SHSU MBB vs UT Longhorns (Courtesy GoBearkats.com)

    ‘Kats Fight Hard, But Fall in Austin (56-40)

    Before a stunned crowd of 10,173 at the Erwin Center, Sam Houston State jumped in front of the University of Texas by 12 points and held a lead for the first 14 minutes of the contest.

    The Horns’ depth and free throw shooting finally took its tool as Texas rallied for a 56-40 victory. But a determined group of Bearkats definitely made a statement in Austin Saturday night…