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Women’s basketball: season in review

Women’s basketball: season in review

Cade Andrews

April 1, 2020

One of the few sports to get some closure just before the coronavirus pandemic was Texas State women's basketball, wrapping up their season 50-74 to No. 3 UT Arlington in the first round of the Sun Belt Tournament Tuesday, March 10.The Bobcats finished the season 13-17 overall and had a 6-12 record in...

Softball looks ahead after the coronavirus cuts season short

Softball looks ahead after the coronavirus cuts season short

Claire Partain, Sports Editor

March 30, 2020

The Texas State softball team was shaking themselves off from a 2-1 loss to Texas A&M when sports organizations around the world began to cancel their seasons. As the Bobcats loaded up their bus on the way back to San Marcos on Wednesday, March 11, the news broke that the NBA had canceled their...

(Video) Women’s History Month, the perspective of Texas State athletes

(Video) Women’s History Month, the perspective of Texas State athletes

Kate Connors and Katelyn Lester

March 25, 2020

To celebrate Women’s History Month, we asked Texas State volleyball and lacrosse team members about what the month means to them. The ladies also shared their views on being collegiate athletes and what women have inspired them along their journeys. In the video: Emily Huttenhower - Lacrosse...

COVID-19 outbreak halts seniors’ historic seasons

COVID-19 outbreak halts seniors’ historic seasons

Claire Partain and Cade Andrews

March 22, 2020

When seniors Nijal Pearson and Eric Terry took on Appalachian State in the quarterfinals of the Sun Belt Championship Tournament March 11, they thought it would be their final game in Strahan Arena. They didn’t know it would be the last game of their collegiate careers. As the Bobcats were clinching...

Texas State spring sports cut short after Sun Belt cancels seasons

Texas State spring sports cut short after Sun Belt cancels seasons

Claire Partain, Sports Editor

March 16, 2020

After postponing spring sports seasons and closing the Sun Belt Championship Tournaments on Thursday, the Sun Belt announced on Monday that spring sports will not resume for the 2020 season. According to a tweet from the official Sun Belt Twitter account, all conference sports activities are canceled...

(Video) From the Prez: Women’s and men’s basketballs’ final performances and coronavirus advice

(Video) From the Prez: Women’s and men’s basketballs’ final performances and coronavirus advice

Andrew Zimmel and Kate Connors

March 13, 2020

In the midst of cancellations across the sports world, Sports Prez Andrew Zimmel discusses men's basketball's matchup this past Wednesday and his hope for a (highly unlikely) future matchup in New Orleans, advice for coronavirus and more: Video by Kate Connors Photos by Kate Connors From ...

(Video) Star Rundown: LBJ polling lines, colorful murals in San Marcos, Sun Belt conference game and more

(Video) Star Rundown: LBJ polling lines, colorful murals in San Marcos, Sun Belt conference game and more

Haley Brand and Brianna Benitez

March 12, 2020

On this week's Star Rundown, Haley Brand and Brianna Benitez takeover the newsroom to give you a peek into some of the top stories in this week's paper! Video by Haley Brand Star Rundown Intro by Ethan Hunt For more content, visit our website at www.universitystar.com, and follow us on ...

Sun Belt Tournament canceled due to coronavirus concerns

Sun Belt Tournament canceled due to coronavirus concerns

Andrew Zimmel and Claire Partain

March 12, 2020

UPDATE-The Sun Belt Conference announced early Thursday afternoon that the semifinal and final rounds of the men's and women's Sun Belt Conference Championship, held Saturday-Sunday, will be canceled due to a growing coronavirus concern. The cancellation comes after multiple professional leagues have...

Texas State advances to semifinals with final home win

Texas State advances to semifinals with final home win

Dedrick Johnson, Sports Reporter

March 12, 2020

In front of the second-largest crowd in Strahan Arena history, the No.3 Bobcats took care of business with an important 85-68 victory over Appalachian State in the quarterfinals of the Sun Belt Championship Tournament on Wednesday. The Bobcats' efficient offense and scrappy defense led them to an ...

Texas State to play in conference quarterfinal

Texas State to play in conference quarterfinal

Aidan Bea

March 11, 2020

Texas State men’s basketball will host their first-ever Sun Belt Conference Tournament game at 7 p.m. on Wednesday as they face No. 6 Appalachian State to fight for a spot to New Orleans for the semifinals. After winning eight out of the last 10 games and rising to the No. 3 seed in the tournament,...

(Video) From the Prez: Basketball’s White Out Wednesday, Holle scores 1000th point and baseball vs. Bethune

(Video) From the Prez: Basketball’s White Out Wednesday, Holle scores 1000th point and baseball vs. Bethune

Andrew Zimmel and Katelyn Lester

March 8, 2020

Ahead of Texas State men's basketball's matchup on Wednesday, Sports Prez Andrew Zimmel gives you his takes for the game and reminders about everything else happening across athletics: Hosted by Andrew Zimmel Video by Katelyn Lester Music by www.bensound.com For more content, visit our ...

Softball splits Georgia State with hot-and-cold performances

Softball splits Georgia State with hot-and-cold performances

Damien Bartonek, Sports Reporter

March 7, 2020

Texas State kicked off their Sun Belt Conference schedule with an impressive win, dominating rivals Georgia State with a 16-0 blowout at Atlanta's "Heck Complex" on Friday before losing 3-1 on Saturday. SATURDAY The second game of the polarizing series saw the Bobcats fall 3-1 in a low-scoring...

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