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Bobcats take down Roadrunners in 53-point victory

Bobcats take down Roadrunners in 53-point victory

Anthony Flores

December 6, 2017

The Texas State Bobcats continued their impressive start to the 2017-18 season notching up another victory after demolishing the University of Texas at San Antonio Roadrunners 91-38 Dec. 5. The women’s basketball team is currently ranked second in the Sun Belt Conference. Despite their No. 2 rank,...

Bobcats bounce back in a big way

Bobcats bounce back in a big way

Orlando Williams

December 4, 2017

The Texas State women's basketball team bounced back from a heart-breaking loss Tuesday and beat the Prairie View A&M Panther 84-57 inside Strahan Coliseum Dec. 2. The win gives Texas State a record of 5-2 and also momentum heading into the rivalry game next week against UTSA. After the game,...

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

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...

Bobcats win first postseason game in school history over Rice University

Bobcats win first postseason game in school history over Rice University

Orlando Williams

December 1, 2017

The Bobcats won their first postseason game in school history after sweeping Rice University 3-0 (25-21, 25-21, 25-20) Nov. 30 inside Strahan Coliseum in the first round of the 2017 National Invitational Volleyball Championship. The first period was very tightly contested. The Bobcats jumped out to...

One athlete’s college experience as a cheerleader, a student and an influencer

Brooke Phillips

December 1, 2017

Coming to a university, many student-athletes hope to give 110 percent to their sport and have a memorable college experience. One cheerleader has done just that as she reflects back on her last four years as a Bobcat. Tynisha Jackson, electronic media senior, has been on the All-Girls cheerleading...

Texas State rolls past TAMUCC 66-53

Melea Polk

November 30, 2017

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

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,...

The Houston Cougars defeat the Bobcats in preseason showdown

The Houston Cougars defeat the Bobcats in preseason showdown

Orlando Williams

November 29, 2017

The Houston Cougars defeated the Texas State women's basketball team Nov. 28 at home 72-67. The loss gives the Bobcats a 4-2 record with their only other loss of the season against TCU. Throughout the game the Bobcats struggled to knock down shots. The Bobcats top two leading scorers, senior Taeler...

Women’s basketball wins first home game of the season against Fresno State

Anthony Flores

November 27, 2017

The Texas State women’s basketball team continued its winning ways, dominating the Fresno State Bulldogs in the Bobcat’s first home game of the season 76-59 Nov. 25. The Bobcats are now 4-1 this season and will continue to play at home for the next three games against Houston, Prairie View A&M...

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

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...

Texas State ends season with 62-9 loss against Troy

Texas State ends season with 62-9 loss against Troy

Melea Polk

November 27, 2017

The Bobcats ended their 2017 football season after a 62-9 loss to the Troy Trojans Nov. 24 at the Veterans Memorial Stadium in Troy, Alabama. Texas State closed out their season with a 2-10 season record for the second straight season under head coach Everett Withers. The Trojans took an early...

Bobcats fall short in Sun Belt Conference Championship against Coastal Carolina

Bobcats fall short in Sun Belt Conference Championship against Coastal Carolina

Orlando Williams

November 20, 2017

The Texas State volleyball team defeated the Louisiana Ragin Cajuns 3-1 (25-16, 18-25, 25-22, 25-14) Nov. 18 inside the convocation center in the semifinals of the 2017 Sun Belt Conference Championship. Sophomores Megan Porter with 22 digs and 12 kills, and Amy Pflughaupt with 19 digs and 17 kills,...

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