Articles Posted January 2012

  • Huntsville Gives the Kats a Great Send Off

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    Huntsville Gives the Kats a Great Send Off

    More than a thousand fans lined the streets Wednesday afternoon as a procession of 20 county, city and University police vehicles escorted the Sam Houston football team’s four buses through downtown Huntsville on their way to the NCAA National Championship game.

    Hit the Continue button to see video footage from the send off…

  • Katy Perry’s Broken Heart Isn’t What Led Her Into Country

    Katy Perry’s Broken Heart Isn’t What Led Her Into Country

    (CMT Offstage keeps a 24/7 watch on everything that’s happening with country music artists behind the scenes and out of the spotlight.) Where’s a girl gonna go when her love’s gone wrong? Country music. That’s the…

  • Looking to Buck a Trend

    Looking to Buck a Trend

    It’s no secret that in the Football Bowl Subdivision, where just one postseason game has bearing on determining a national champion, teams from the South, specifically the Deep South (Louisiana, Mississippi, Alabama, Georgia and South Carolina) along with Texas and Florida, have been in command of college football…

  • Demi Lovato’s First Country Song

    Demi Lovato’s First Country Song

    (CMT Offstage keeps a 24/7 watch on everything that’s happening with country music artists behind the scenes and out of the spotlight.) If you’re the daughter of a former Dallas Cowboys Cheerleader, like Demi Lovato is, I…

  • Breaking Down The Bearkats

    Breaking Down The Bearkats

    Head football coaches in the Southland Conference are not allowed to pick their own team in the preseason poll, so this past summer the coach of the defending champion relied on what he noticed late last season.

    It’s one thing to break down what the Bearkats do, but it’s another to try to stop them…

  • Hear Katy Perry’s Country Song

    Hear Katy Perry’s Country Song

    Katy Perry fires a “Bullet” straight at country music. Dierks Bentley leads country’s new call for unity. Trace Adkins salutes the outdoors with NRA Country. Eli Young Band plant their flag in Nashville with “Crazy Girl.” Norah Jones’ love of…

  • Bearkats’ Center Earns NCAA FCS Academic Honor

    Bearkats’ Center Earns NCAA FCS Academic Honor

    Travis Watson of Sam Houston State, who earned first team All-Southland Conference honors this year as the starting center for the 14-0 Bearkat football team, has been named as one of 58 student-athletes to be listed on the 14th annual Football Championship Subdivision Athletic Directors Association Academic All-Star Team…

  • Carrie Underwood Saves a Pup

    Carrie Underwood Saves a Pup

    (CMT Offstage keeps a 24/7 watch on everything that’s happening with country music artists behind the scenes and out of the spotlight.) Over the holidays, Carrie Underwood had every up and down a dog-lovin’ girl could ever…

  • Getting in the Spirit

    Getting in the Spirit

    Two big events are scheduled for Bearkat fans who will be attending the NCAA Division I National Championship Game at Frisco, Texas, this weekend…

  • Faith Hill Will "Tweet More"

    Faith Hill Will "Tweet More"

    (CMT Offstage keeps a 24/7 watch on everything that’s happening with country music artists behind the scenes and out of the spotlight.) Faith Hill posted her New Year’s resolution on her Twitter page yesterday (Jan. 2): “#Faithill…