Articles Tagged “yard”

  • SHSU Football Homecoming vs Nicholls (Courtesy DJ Shafer)

    Bearkats Remain Undefeated

    There was seemingly no stopping the Bearkats on Saturday, especially not on homecoming day. From the first snap until time ran out, Sam Houston’s defense harassed the Colonels, who could not come up with an answer.

    The 10th-ranked Kats forced five turnovers — three interceptions and two fumble recoveries — on their way to a 47-7 rout of Nicholls to remain unbeaten and take sole possession of first place in the Southland Conference…

  • Hornets vs Humble (Courtesy DJ Shafer-Huntsville Item)

    Hornets Continue Their Winning Streak

    Despite recording 12 penalties for a loss of 111 yards, the Hornets never lost control in Friday night’s 13-7 win over Humble.

    Mistakes didn’t negatively affect the Hornets or their motivation to beat Humble, which was evident in the postgame celebration at Bowers Stadium.

    The victory tied Huntsville (3-1) for the top spot in District 18-4A, along with Humble, Kingwood Park, Willis and Summer Creek…

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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…

  • Hornets in Porter (Courtesy DJ Shafer /

    Hornets Looking Good After 2nd Win

    The Hornets set the tone all right. On Friday night at Don Ford Stadium, Huntsville executed its game plan perfectly, for a little more than a half at least.

    The Hornets jumped all over the Porter Spartans in the first quarter, scoring three touchdowns in a six-minute span and blowing out to a 21-0 lead. After senior Markey Thomas busted a 49-yard touchdown run early in the second half, the Hornets seemed to shut off their engines….

  • SHSU Football vs New Mexico (Courtesy

    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…

  • Hornets in Humble (Courtesy

    Hornets Continue Their Hard-Luck Season

    The Hornets made this one interesting. Twice, they rallied in the second half Friday and got within striking distance of Summer Creek.

    But Huntsville’s hard-luck season continued in the District 18-4A opener, as the Bulldogs held on and beat the Hornets 31-24 at Turner Stadium…

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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…

  • Hornets vs Livingston (Courtesy Matt Weintritt /

    Hornets Looking For Answers

    The Hornets had one of those weeks everyone would like to forget. On Friday, things went from bad to worse during a lopsided 50-13 loss to Livingston at Lion Stadium. Huntsville (0-3) let its final nondistrict game get out of hand quickly during the second quarter. The Lions (3-0) scored 34 points in that period. Livingston hit one big play after another and turned a tight defensive game into a blowout in the blink of an eye…

  • SHSU Football vs Western Illinois (Courtesy

    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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    Hornets Start the Season w/ a Loss Against Brenham 65 – 16

    The Huntsville Hornets kicked off the season w/ a loss on the road to the Brenham Cubs. It was a game riddled with turnovers, and upsets, leaving the final score 65 – 16…