Articles Tagged “ball”

  • Defense Powers Kats to NCAA Victory

    Defense Powers Kats to NCAA Victory

    The Bearkats didn’t know much about Cal Poly two weeks ago, when they were pitted against the co-champions of the Big Sky Conference for the second round of the Football Championship Subdivision playoffs. But they had learned enough about the Mustangs by the end of their narrow 18-16 win on Saturday.

  • Sam Houston State Bearkats – Mission Accomplished

    Sam Houston State Bearkats – Mission Accomplished

    Coming into Saturday’s game, the Bearkats had two big goals they wanted to accomplish.

    First, they wanted to defeat Northwestern State and clinch a share of the Southland Conference championship. Second, the Kats hoped to pick up their all-important seventh win over a Division I opponent.

    Done and done…

  • Bearkat Defense Dominates Against Oppenents

    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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  • Hornets Sting Caney Creek, 47 – 13

    Hornets Sting Caney Creek, 47 – 13

    The Hornets came back from a week off to continue their win streak on their homecoming night. The Hornets topped Caney Creek with a final score of 47 – 13…

  • Bearkats Win Battle of the Piney Woods, 51 – 43

    Bearkats Win Battle of the Piney Woods, 51 – 43

    No doubt, it was one for the ages and a game that will be remembered for a long time.

    After struggling early against the Stephen F. Austin defense, the Bearkats opened up the playbook and began to have their way in the passing game. They nearly scored at will throughout the second and third quarters Saturday…

  • Hornets Get Tough, Continue Winning

    Hornets Get Tough, Continue Winning

    A week after lighting up the scoreboard in a rout of Bryan Rudder, the Hornets got pushed hard in the second half by a feisty bunch of Bulldogs. Huntsville responded like champs, driving the length of the field and scoring a backbreaking touchdown in a wild 29-15 victory over Magnolia.

  • FOOTBALL: What the Coaches Had to Say

    FOOTBALL: What the Coaches Had to Say

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

  • BASEBALL: Kats Stay Alive at NCAA with 4-2 Win

    BASEBALL: Kats Stay Alive at NCAA with 4-2 Win

    Behind strong pitching performances by starter Justin Jackson and reliever Michael Burchett and three RBIs by center fielder Colt Atwood, Sam Houston stayed alive in the NCAA Houston Regional with a 4-2 victory over Prairie View A&M in Saturday’s elimination game at Recklling Park…

  • BASEBALL: Agony & Ecstacy

    BASEBALL: Agony & Ecstacy

    After falling to A&M-Corpus Christi 9-2 Wednesday night – the fourth time in the last five years the No. 8 seed has upset the No. 1 seed in the opening game of the Southland Conference tournament – the Bearkats knew they had a daunting task ahead of them…

  • BASEBALL: Sam Houston 5 Houston 4

    BASEBALL: Sam Houston 5 Houston 4

    Right fielder Jake Arrington went 2-for-4 with a home run and first baseman Ryan O’Hearn went 3-for-4 with a double as Sam Houston defeated Houston 5-4 in a non-conference baseball game at Don Sanders Stadium.