Articles Tagged “games”

  • Sam Houston State - Line Up and Play

    Line Up and Play

    If there is one group the Sam Houston State football team knows it can rely on by now, it’s the interchangeable offensive line.

    The Bearkats have All-Southland Conference performers all over the field, up to 21 honorees. But the sustainability on the O-line, which includes four of those all-conference selections, was highlighted in the Football Championship Subdivision semifinal round against Eastern Washington, when the Bearkats punched their ticket to Saturday’s championship game against defending champion North Dakota State…

  • Bearkats Back On The Practice Field

    Bearkats Back On The Practice Field

    Sam Houston’s 11-3 football team returned to the practice field Thursday after Christmas break, ready to prepare for the NCAA Division I Football Championship Game.

    The Bearkats face a rematch with last year’s national champions North Dakota State. The Bison stand No. 1 in the 2012 Football Championship Subdivision rankings with a 13-1 record and are the top seed in the playoff.

  • 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.

  • Bearkats Get First Round Bye to NCAA 2012 Playoffs (via GoBearkats.com)

    Kats Get 1st Round Bye

    Sam Houston State will play host to Cal Poly in the second round of the NCAA Division I Football Championships on Saturday, Dec. 1.

    The Bearkats and the Mustangs will kick off at 3 p.m. Central Time at Elliott T. Bowers Stadium in Huntsville…

  • Sam Houston State Bearkats Defense Dominates Opponents (via DJ Shafer and GoBearkats.com)

    Bearkat Defense Dominates Against Oppenents

    One of the important reasons Sam Houston State reached the NCAA Division I National Championship game in 2011 was the tenacity of the Bearkat defense.

    The Kats were among the best in the country against the run, making opposing teams work awfully hard to move the ball and put points on the scoreboard.
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  • Sam Houston State's Richard Sincere (via Brian Blalock / SHSU)

    Bearkats Offense Back in High Gear

    When it comes to offensive production, the Bearkats have been good about sharing the wealth. It’s not quite like last season, when Timothy Flanders and Richard Sincere dominated Sam Houston State’s run game, with Brian Bell and Torrance Williams also gave opposing defenses fits out of the triple option formation…

  • Bearkats Focus on Finishing via GoBearkats.com

    Focus on Finishing

    Amid all the preseason excitement about being both the favorite to repeat as Southland Conference football champions and the No. 1 team in the NCAA Division I Football Championship Subdivision national rankings, Sam Houston State head coach Willie Fritz reminds his 2012 gridiron squad of one thing.

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

    FOOTBALL: What the Coaches Had to Say

    Check out what the Southland Conference head coaches had to say about the upcoming 2012 season.

  • SHSU Football - Bowers Stadium Crowd (Courtesy GoBearkats.com)

    FOOTBALL: Coaches Name SHSU #1 in Poll

    Sam Houston State, which finished its 2011 regular-season campaign with a perfect 11-0 record and a 7-0 mark in league play, has been tabbed as the favorite heading into the 2012 season as voted on by the league’s coaches, the conference Tuesday at its annual football media day at L’Auberge du Lac Resort…

  • Southland TV

    FOOTBALL: 3 Bearkat Games to be Televised

    Three Sam Houston State football games will be televised during the 2012 season as part of the Southland Conference Television Network fall schedule announced Wednesday by the league office…