Articles Tagged “Sam Houston”

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    Bearkats Roll the Lumberjacks 45 – 10

    Courtesy Gene Schallenberg / Huntsville Item / Like seasoned boxers in the midst of a championship bout, the Sam Houston Bearkats took Stephen F. Austin’s best shots for 30 minutes on Saturday afternoon. As the…

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    Tickets Still Available for Battle of the Piney Woods – Purchase at Reliant

    Courtesy Bearkat fans who haven’t purchased their tickets for the 86th “Battle of the Piney Woods” presented by Saturday at Reliant Stadium in Houston still have an opportunity to take part in all…

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    ‘Kats Now 4-0 Heading into Battle of the Piney Woods

    The Bearkats found a way to get it done.

    Back at Bowers Stadium after a long road trip to New Mexico, Sam Houston and UTSA were locked in a game dominated by defense Saturday. First downs and points came at a premium in this one.

    The 16th-ranked Bearkats made enough big plays on both sides of the ball in the second half and prevailed 22-7…

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    Bearkats Win in Overtime

    Sophomore running back Tim Flanders set a school record with five rushing touchdowns including a four-yard score for the game-winner in overtime as Sam Houston defeated New Mexico 48-45 Saturday night at University Stadium…

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    Brothers Help Spark the ‘Kats Defense

    Courtesy: / Gene Schallenberg / Huntsville Item From the time they were six years old, hardly anything could come between twin brothers Darnell and Darius Taylor and football. Even as their senior seasons at…

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    Defense Earns National Rankings

    With 11 of the top 12 team leaders in tackles back from a squad that led the Southland Conference in rush defense last year, Sam Houston is putting up numbers that rank high in the NCAA Division I FCS national statistics.

    The Bearkat defense stands No. 2 nationally in rushing defense (42.0 yards per game), No. 3 in scoring defense (8.0), No. 7 in total defense (243.5) and No. 10 in quarterback sacks (3.5)…

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    ‘Kats Knock Out UCA 31 – 10

    Tim Flanders rushed for 119 yards and a touchdown and Richard Sincere added 107 yards on the ground and two touchdowns to lead Sam Houston to a 31-10 Southland Conference victory over Central Arkansas Saturday at Elliott T. Bowers Stadium…

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    Bearkats Kick-Off the Season by Defeating the Leathernecks 20 – 6

    The Sam Houston State Bearkats kicked off the season with an exciting win over the Western Illinois Leathernecks. The ‘Kats defeated Western Illinois 20 – 6!

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    Ready for the Rematch

    Courtesy Football’s a tough enough game when everyone’s pulling together and everyone knows what they’re doing. But for a team that lacks a true identity, one that is youthful and inexperienced, the game can…