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Texas State falls at home to Warhawks

Texas State falls at home to Warhawks

Cade Andrews

February 22, 2019


Filed under Men's Basketball, Sports

Texas State men’s basketball team fell to Lousiana Monroe Warhawks 63-60 Thursday night at Strahan Arena. The loss ended the four-game win streak and moved Texas State (21-6, 10-4) into a 1st place tie with Georgia State. Tre'Larenz Nottingham and Eric Terry led the way for the Bobcats with 41 combined...

Bobcat basketball wins big on Danny Kaspar Night

Bobcat basketball wins big on Danny Kaspar Night

Sean Anchondo

February 12, 2019


Filed under Basketball, Men's Basketball, Sports

The Texas State Bobcats played championship-worthy basketball Saturday night against the Coastal Carolina Chanticleers in the first half. The second half was a different story. The Bobcats beat the Chanticleers with a final score of 65-57. The team improved to 19-5 total and 8-3 in confer...

Mavericks stun Bobcats in double overtime thriller

Mavericks stun Bobcats in double overtime thriller

Sean Anchondo

February 4, 2019


Filed under Basketball, Men's Basketball, Sports

Bobcat basketball fell Feb. 2 to the University of Texas at Arlington Mavericks in double overtime. In front of a record crowd at Strahan arena, the Mavericks were able to pull away with a final score of 84-77. With a crowd of 6,581, Strahan was electric. UTA was dealt with the hostile away-game environment...

Men’s basketball second half comeback victory over Cal Poly

Sean Anchondo

November 22, 2018


Filed under Men's Basketball, Sports

Nijal Pearson and the Texas State Bobcats dominated the second half against California Polytechnic State University Wednesday night to win 54-42 at the Portland Classic. Texas State trailed Cal Poly by seven points heading into halftime, but with a second half, the late surge was able to bring home...

Men’s basketball winning streak ends after 80-55 decision

Men’s basketball winning streak ends after 80-55 decision

Melea Polk

January 22, 2018


Filed under Basketball, Men's Basketball, Sports

The Texas State men’s basketball team ended their six-game winning streak after falling to Louisiana in a 80-55 decision at Strahan Coliseum Jan. 20. “I am very disappointed that we didn’t show more fight in the game,” head coach Danny Kaspar said. “Many of them let their offense dictate...

Home crowd and 3-point shooting key in victory for men’s basketball

John Paul Mason

January 22, 2018


Filed under Basketball, Men's Basketball, Sports

Texas State came away with a 55-52 victory against Louisiana Monroe Thursday, Dec. 18, but the Bobcats, as Head coach Danny Kasper put it, came out “reserved…not aggressive enough.” The team started out a bit flat with a low scoring first half. The Bobcats’ two leading scorers from the game,...

Men’s basketball finishes 10-7 over winter break

Men’s basketball finishes 10-7 over winter break

Melea Polk

January 17, 2018


Filed under Basketball, Men's Basketball, Sports

The men’s basketball team ended the winter break with an overall record of 10-7 and a Sun Belt Conference record of 3-1. During the month-long break, the Bobcats went 5-2 and began conference play. The Bobcats started the break with a road game against Colorado State Dec. 17 and lost to the Rams...

Texas State doubles up on McMurry in 100-50 decision

Texas State doubles up on McMurry in 100-50 decision

Melea Polk

December 7, 2017


Filed under Basketball, Men's Basketball, Sports, Sports - featured

The Texas State men’s basketball team scored 100 points for the first time since Dec. 2011 in a 100-50 win over McMurry at Strahan Coliseum on Dec. 6. The Bobcats improved to 5-4 for the season as they await Sun Belt Conference play on Dec. 29 against Appalachian State. McMurry took their only...

Men’s basketball defeated on the road by Houston Baptist

Men’s basketball defeated on the road by Houston Baptist

Brooke Phillips

December 4, 2017


Filed under Basketball, Men's Basketball, Sports, Sports - featured

The Texas State men’s basketball team fell short 71-52 to the Houston Baptist University Huskies in an away game Dec. 2 in Houston, Texas. The Bobcats went into the game coming off a win last week against Texas A&M-Corpus Christi, however, the Bobcats could not finish what would have been the...

Texas State rolls past TAMUCC 66-53

Melea Polk

November 30, 2017


Filed under Basketball, Men's Basketball, Sports, Sports - featured

The Texas State men’s basketball team rolled past the Texas A&M University – Corpus Christi Islanders 66-53 at Strahan Coliseum Nov. 29. The Bobcats are now on a two-game win streak after beating Pacific on the road Nov. 25. For the season, the Bobcats now hold a record of 4-3. The Islanders...

Head coach looking forward to the new season with his young team

Orlando Williams

November 29, 2017


Filed under Basketball, Men's Basketball, Sports, Sports - featured

The men's basketball head coach Danny Kaspar has a resume that speaks for itself. Kaspar is ranked in the top 25 winningest active Division I coaches with an overall record of 308-214. This is Kaspar’s 27th year as a head coach. After starting his career as an assistant coach for Lamar University,...

Men’s basketball goes 2-1 at Men Against Breast Cancer Showcase

Men’s basketball goes 2-1 at Men Against Breast Cancer Showcase

Brooke Phillips

November 27, 2017


Filed under Basketball, Men's Basketball, Sports, Sports - featured

The Thanksgiving break brought the Texas State men’s basketball team to Stockton, California to compete in the Men Against Breast Cancer Showcase Nov. 22-25. The Bobcats were scheduled games Nov. 22-25, playing Arkansas-Pine Bluff, Canisius and Pacific—beating both Arkansas-Pine Bluff and Pacific. In...

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