Articles Tagged “Tim Flanders”

  • Sam Houston State Bearkats (SHSU) Take the Field at the 2012 NCAA Division I National Championship - Pizza Hut Park - Frisco, TX - Jan. 7, 2012 (Courtesy DJ Shafer)

    Impressive Records for 2011 Season

    The Sam Houston State Bearkat football team set 26 school records during their march to the NCAA Division I National Championship Game.

    The list of school records marks one more indication of what an outstanding season the 2001 campaign was for the Bearkat football program.

    During the 14-1 season, Sam Houston earned it highest Football Championship Subdivision ranking ever, standing No. 1 in the FCS poll from November 20 to January 9…

  • SHSU Football - Tim Flanders (Courtesy DJ Shafer)

    Unstoppable

    To hear the record-breaking Timothy Flanders tell it, his brilliance on the football field is the product of a system and a credit to the supporting cast around him.

    Flanders always suggests his success is about the team, regardless of how much the team may depend on him to keep them afloat.

    But after Flanders netted a school-record 287 yards on the ground Friday in Sam Houston State’s 31-28 victory over Montana, a record held by McNeil Moore (286 yards) since 1951, there is little room for modesty…

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    Swanson Joins Flanders on All-America Team

    Sam Houston State running back Tim Flanders is a second team honoree and defensive back Dax Swanson has been named to the third team on the 2011 CollegeSports.com NCAA Division I Football Championship Subdivision All-America squad…

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    Tim Flanders Named Player of the Week

    Sam Houston State running back Tim Flanders, who recorded his sixth 100-yard game of the season to led the Bearkats to a 36-14 non-conference win at Texas State, was named the Southland Conference Offensive Player of the Week, the league office announced Monday.

    Flanders ran the ball 17 times for 132 yards and a pair of touchdowns as the Bearkats topped Texas State 36-14 to cap an 11-0 undefeated regular season…

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    ‘Kats End the Regular Season Undefeated

    Tim Flanders broke a Southland Conference scoring record and the Bearkat defense came up with big turnovers when it had to as Sam Houston State marched into the NCAA Division I FCS Playoffs with a perfect 11-0 record thanks to a 36-14 win over Texas State Saturday at Bobcat Stadium…

  • SHSU Football - Flanders Flip

    Flanders’ Flip Nominated for the GEICO Play of the Year

    The eight-yard touchdown by Sam Houston running back Tim Flanders in the third quarter of the Bearkats’ 45-10 victory over Stephen F. Austin at Reliant Stadium has become a national sensation.

    Dubbed “The Flanders Flip,” the TD was featured nationally as “Play of the Day No. 5″ on ESPN and during the week following the game received more than 100,000 hits on YouTube.com…