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Houston knocks off Texas State after three-game win streak.

Houston knocks off Texas State after three-game win streak.

Colton McWilliams

April 24, 2019

The Bobcat softball team were hoping to prove to their in-state opponents they were a different team after their 10-0 and 8-3 losses during the tournament. Despite holding a 3-1 lead in the top of the seventh inning, Texas State was unable to secure the win after Houston scored three runs in the...

Texas State softball sweeps Georgia Southern

Texas State softball sweeps Georgia Southern

Colton McWilliams

April 22, 2019

After winning the doubleheader on Friday, Texas State was able to complete the series sweep at home against the Georgia Southern Eagles with a 4-2 win. The victory improves the Bobcat's record to 25-19 overall and 13-7 in conference play. Despite a 2-1 deficit in the second inning, Texas State added runs...

Texas State connects on four home runs to defeat Houston Baptist

Texas State connects on four home runs to defeat Houston Baptist

Colton McWilliams

April 17, 2019

Texas State continued their offensive explosion over the last three games as the Bobcats defeated the Houston Baptist University Huskies 17-8 in non-conference game Tuesday night. Texas State connected on four home runs for the night as the 'Cats have been on an offensive tear since their 12-0 sh...

Algorithims and analytics project bright future for Texas State football

Algorithims and analytics project bright future for Texas State football

Colton McWilliams

April 12, 2019

When Texas State hired head football coach Jake Spavital in late November of last year, the Bobcats were in need of a spark. The past four years have seen the football team go a combined 10-38 and cycle between three football coaches. In football-crazed Texas, those records are not going to cut it....

Texas State avoids sweep with a wild walk-off victory

Texas State avoids sweep with a wild walk-off victory

Colton McWilliams

April 7, 2019

When it was all said and done, Texas State had completed the wildest game of the entire season. The game started on Saturday at 6:30 p.m. and finished on Sunday around 3:00 p.m.; the Bobcats were able to overcome the Troy University Trojans with a walk-off base hit in extra innings to secure the 8-7 victo...

Bobcat’s nine-game win streak snapped by Texas

Bobcat’s nine-game win streak snapped by Texas

Colton McWilliams

April 4, 2019

The Bobcat offense struggled to get going as the number 11 ranked Texas Longhorns blew out Texas State in a 10-0 win and snapped a nine-game win streak by the 'Cats. Texas bolsters their record to 32-8 while Texas State drops to 19-16 on the season. The Bobcats immedieatley got off on t...

Texas State hits a nine-game winning streak with Georgia State series sweep

Texas State hits a nine-game winning streak with Georgia State series sweep

Colton McWilliams

April 2, 2019

After a disappointing sweep by the University of Louisiana at Lafayette earlier in the season, Texas State softball has made a complete turnaround, reaching a nine-game win streak with a home sweep against Georgia State this weekend. With a four-run inning in the fourth, Texas State continued their...

Texas State blows out ULM for series sweep

Texas State blows out ULM for series sweep

Colton McWilliams

March 25, 2019

After a disappointing series against South Alabama, Texas State was looking for one more win to sweep ULM in their weekend series at home March 22-24. With a combination of good pitching and batting, the Bobcats were able to accomplish their goal with a decisive 13-1 blowout. With a complete game...

5-run seventh inning pushes Bobcats over Warhawks

5-run seventh inning pushes Bobcats over Warhawks

Colton McWilliams

March 24, 2019

A five-run seventh inning would be the difference in the game as Texas State defeated the University of Louisiana Monroe Warhawks 8-2. With the win, the Bobcats have won the weekend series and will go for the sweep Sunday. Texas State drew first blood in the first inning as the Bobcats batted in...

Texas State loses heartbreaker to UTA

Texas State loses heartbreaker to UTA

Colton McWilliams

March 12, 2019

Heading into the season finale, the stakes were high for the Texas State Bobcats as they faced off with in-state rival the University of Texas at Arlington Mavericks. Not only was this senior day and a rivalry game, but the Bobcats were battling for a first-round bye in the Sun Belt Conference Tournament....

Bobcats blow out the Jaguars 77-45

Bobcats blow out the Jaguars 77-45

Colton McWilliams

March 5, 2019

Following the Bobcats' 82-63 loss Thursday night to the Troy University Trojans, Texas State needed a win against South Alabama in order to stay ahead in a tight race ahead of the Sun Belt Conference Tournament. Behind Toshua Levitt’s 20 points, the Texas State Bobcats would outscore the South Alabama...

Bobcats secure important road win over Trojans

Bobcats secure important road win over Trojans

Colton McWilliams

March 1, 2019

Nijal Pearson scored a game-high 15 points and six rebounds as the Texas State Bobcats secured the road victory over the Troy Trojans 58-44. The Bobcats have now won six out of their last seven games to remain a game ahead of both Georgia Southern and Georgia State. Texas State would have a slow...

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