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Second straight walk-off leads to third win in school history against Texas

Second straight walk-off leads to third win in school history against Texas

Jacob Sommers

April 24, 2019

Skyler Valentine was Texas State baseball's hero on Tuesday as he drove in the game-winning run in walk-off fashion to beat the University of Texas at Austin Longhorns 6-7 for the third time in school history. Texas State was up 1-3 early thanks to back-to-back home runs from Will Hollis and Jo...

Baseball earns sweep against Arkansas State

Baseball earns sweep against Arkansas State

Jacob Sommers

April 22, 2019

Senior Ryan Newman hit his second career extra-innings walk-off home run Saturday to give Texas State (27-13) the final victory in a three-game sweep against Arkansas State University. Texas State started the series against Arkansas State on Thursday with a high scoring 16-14 win in which the Bob...

Baseball loses to Georgia Southern 12-0

Baseball loses to Georgia Southern 12-0

Jacob Sommers

April 15, 2019

Texas State baseball (21-13) was defeated 12-0 by Georgia Southern Friday in the first of a three-game series in Statesboro, Ga. Georgia Southern got on the board early, getting six earned runs against Texas State starting pitcher Hunter McMahon. McMahon gave up six hits, two walks and struck ou...

Bobcats upset Aggies 5-3

Bobcats upset Aggies 5-3

Jacob Sommers

April 10, 2019

Texas State baseball (21-12) upset No. 12 ranked Texas A&M 5-3 Tuesday after traveling to College Station to take on the Aggies in a single-game matchup. The first batter of the game, Jaylen Hubbard, led off with a double. Hubbard went on to score on a sacrifice fly by Dalton Shuffield. ...

Baseball ends 2-1 at Appalachian State

Baseball ends 2-1 at Appalachian State

Jacob Sommers

April 2, 2019

Texas State baseball (18-10) went 2-1 in Boone, North Carolina, this weekend in a three-game series against Appalachian State. Friday's offensive standouts included Skyler Valentine with two home runs and junior infielder Jaxon Williams with two hits in five at-bats and one RBI. The two combined for ...

Bobcat baseball edges out win against ULM

Bobcat baseball edges out win against ULM

Jacob Sommers

March 24, 2019

The Texas State baseball team (14-9, 3-2 Sun Belt) continued to win over the three-game weekend series against the University of Louisiana Monroe Warhawks (7-15, 0-4) 6-5 at the Bobcat Ballpark Saturday afternoon Not even a late comeback attempt by the Warhawks, with three earned runs in the ninth...

Texas State goes 2-1 in series against UCONN

Texas State goes 2-1 in series against UCONN

Jacob Sommers

March 12, 2019

Texas State baseball went 1-2 in three games against No. 25 ranked University of Connecticut this weekend at Bobcat Ballpark. While Texas State was able to light up UCONN's starting pitcher Jeff Kersten with seven hits and three earned runs, the final three pitchers for the Huskies only gave up one...

Texas State stretches record to 9-4 over UIW

Texas State stretches record to 9-4 over UIW

Jacob Sommers

March 8, 2019

Texas State baseball defeated the University of the Incarnate Word 7-4 Wednesday night at Bobcat Ballpark, stretching the Bobcat record to (9-4). The Texas State offense was led by senior infielder Jaylen Hubbard who had three hits, two scored runs and an RBI in five at-bats. Cole Coffey had a...

Baseball goes 2-1 at Shriners Hospital for Children College Classic

Baseball goes 2-1 at Shriners Hospital for Children College Classic

Jacob Sommers

March 4, 2019

Texas State's baseball team traveled to Minute Maid Park in Houston, Texas this weekend to take part in the 2019 Shriners Hospitals for Children College Classic. The Bobcats defeated the Rice University Owls 1-0 in the first game of the tournament. The game remained scoreless until the top of the...

Baseball goes (3-1) in Lake Area Classic

Baseball goes (3-1) in Lake Area Classic

Jacob Sommers

February 25, 2019

Texas State's baseball team went (3-1) at the Lake Area Classic last weekend in Lake Charles, Louisiana. The Bobcat's record stretches to (5-2). Texas State lost the first game of the tournament against Creighton 5-6. Creighton went up by 5 runs early in the game, hitting three home runs in the first...

Bobcat baseball finishes 2-1 in Texas State tournament

Bobcat baseball finishes 2-1 in Texas State tournament

Jacob Sommers

February 19, 2019

Texas State's baseball team began the 2019 campaign over the weekend as hosts of the Texas State tournament at Bobcat Ballpark and finished 2-1 with a win over Missouri State. Opening day saw the first season opener victory since 2016 with an 8-3 win over Utah. Bobcat bats swung early and often against...

Men’s basketball looks toward tournament season

Men’s basketball looks toward tournament season

Jacob Sommers

February 14, 2019

*Updated Feb. 18 to better reflect current Sun Belt Conference standings  The Texas State Men's Basketball team is seeing the most successful regular season since the university joined the Sunbelt Conference before the 2013-14 season. With a regular season record of 21-5, the Bobcats posses t...

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