Articles Tagged “defense”

  • Coaches Expect Tough Battle In Frisco

    Coaches Expect Tough Battle In Frisco

    As the two head coaches of the teams ready to meet in the NCAA Division I Football Championship Game on Saturday, Jan. 5, have faced the media in the past week, one thing is for certain.

    Both Sam Houston head coach Willie Fritz and North Dakota State head coach Craig Bohl have plenty of respect for their opponent.

  • Tim Flanders (Courtesy GoBearkats.com-DJ Shafer)

    Q&A with Flanders and Taylor

    Media personnel from both the Southland and Big Sky Conferences chatted with Sam Houston All-America performers safety Darnell Taylor and running back Timothy Flanders Tuesday about Saturday’s NCAA Division I semifinal game between the Bearkats and Eastern Washington…

  • SHSU Bearkats' Tim Flanders - 2012 NCAA Division I National Championship - Pizza Hut Park - Frisco, TX - Jan 7, 2012 (Courtesy DJ Shafer)

    All Americans

    Safety Darnell Taylor, running back Timothy Flanders and defensive end Andrew Weaver have been named to the 2012 Associated Press NCAA Division I Football Championship Subdivision All-America squad.

    Taylor is a first team selection while Flanders and Weaver both were named to the AP third team.

  • Falk Trial Delayed until Friday

    In Bryan, John Ray Falk Jr’s capital murder trial has been delayed until Friday following the state’s granting relief in the trial proceedings by the 10th Court of Appeals. Falk is accused of being an…

  • SHSU Bearkats Win Over McNeese St (via GoBearkats.com)

    Kats Enjoy Returning To Bowers

    Playing in their own backyard for the first time in weeks, the Bearkats did not let this opportunity go to waste.

    Taking on a McNeese State squad that was desperate for a win after dropping its second Southland Conference game last week, sixth-ranked Sam Houston flexed its muscles and manhandled the Cowboys with a 45-10 thrashing on Saturday night at Bowers Stadium…

  • 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….

  • Congressman Kevin Brady Here at Town Hall Meeting Monday

    Congressman Brady spoke to a good turnout of citizens at the Veterans Conference Center Monday night. He was especially disappointed by the recent Supreme Court decision on Obamacare . . . . Brady also talked…

  • County Approves Interlocal Agreement for Capital Case Public Defender

    At Monday’s session of Walker County Commissioners, Attorney Jack Stoffregen was before Commissioners to discuss approval of an interlocal agreement with Lubbock County acting through the Regional Public Defender for capital cases. The agreement would…

  • Sam Houston State Women's Bearkat Basketball vs Northwestern State (Courtesy DJ Shafer / GoBearkats.com)

    BASKETBALL: Bearkat Women’s Basketball with a Big Win Over Northwestern State (80-64)

    Junior forwards Britni Martin and Sequeena Thomas combined for 39 points and 22 rebounds to lead Sam Houston to an 80-64 Southland Conference women’s basketball victory Wednesday night…

  • Lady Hornets vs Beaumont Ozen (Courtesy Tom Waddill - The Huntsville Item)

    BASKETBALL: Lady Hornets: The Big One That Got Away (70-61)

    In the opening minutes, the Huntsville girls played exactly the way they needed to.

    Having top-ranked Beaumont Ozen on the ropes in the early going, the Lady Hornets knew that they had an upset brewing. It was just too early to peak against the undefeated Lady Panthers….