Articles Tagged “Sam Houston State”

  • 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 - 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….

  • SHSU Bearkat Baseball (Courtesy GoBearkats.com)

    BASEBALL: Seniors Earn Top League Academic Awards

    Sam Houston State senior Jake Arrington has been named the Southland Conference Baseball Student-Athlete of the Year, the league office announced Wednesday in conjunction with the release of the 2012 Academic All-Southland Baseball Team…

  • SHSU Bearkat Baseball 26 (Courtesy SouthlandConference)

    BASEBALL: Azar Walkoff HR Powers 4-3 Win

    Designated hitter Anthony Azar lifted a walk-off home run over the left field fence as No. 1 seeded Sam Houston State avenged its first round loss to A&M-Corpus Christi and stayed alive in the Southland Conference baseball tournament Friday morning at Bobcat Ball Park…

  • SHSU Bearkat Softball 14 (Courtesy GoBearkats.com)

    SOFTBALL: McNeese State 9 Sam Houston 3

    McNeese State pounded out nine runs on 15 hits as the Cowgirls handed Sam Houston State a 9-3 Southland Conference softball loss Saturday afternoon…

  • SOFTBALL: Sam Houston 6 McNeese 5

    SOFTBALL: Sam Houston 6 McNeese 5

    Third baseman Shelbi Tucker singled, reached third on a passed ball then scored on a ground ball by outfielder Calli Wood for the winning run in the first extra inning as Sam Houston State defeated McNeese State 6-5 in a Southland Conference softball game Friday night…

  • SHSU Bearkat Baseball 13 (Courtesy David Barfield - GoBearkats.com)

    BASEBALL: 4-3 Victory In 11 Innings

    First baseman Ryan O’Hearn’s walk-off RBI single in the bottom of the 11th inning gave Sam Houston State a come-from-behind 4-3 victory over Northwestern State in a Southland Conference baseball game Friday night…

  • SHSU Bearkat Baseball 17 (Courtesy David Barfield - GoBearkats.com)

    BASEBALL: Sam Houston 14 Texas Southern 6

    Rallying from a 4-0 deficit with a 10-run third inning, Sam Houston State handed Texas Southern a 14-6 non-conference loss Wednesday at Don Sanders Stadium.

    Sam Houston (16-9) totaled 15 hits while Texas Southern (12-13) posted seven…

  • SHSU Bearkat Softball 13 (Courtesy David Barfield - GoBearkats.com)

    SOFTBALL: Sweep in Louisiana

    Sarah Allison went 2-for-4 including her fifth home run of the season to give Sam Houston State a Southland Conference series sweep of Nicholls State with a 6-3 win over the Colonels Saturday afternoon…

  • SHSU WBB vs Northern Iowa (Courtesy Brian Blalock / SHSU / GoBearkats.com)

    BASKETBALL: Northern Iowa 78 Sam Houston 69

    Northern Iowa advanced to the final four of the 2012 Women’s Basketball Invitational Saturday with a 78-69 victory over Sam Houston State at Johnson Coliseum…