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Men’s basketball wins on the road against Corpus Christi

Men’s basketball wins  on the road against Corpus Christi

Jacob Sommers

December 6, 2018


Filed under Basketball, Sports

The Texas State Basketball team defeated A&M Corpus Christi last night 61-55 at American Bank Center in Corpus Christi. The Bobcats scoring was led by freshman forward Alonzo Sule. Sule was 9-10 in field goals, finishing with 22 points and five rebounds in 26 minutes of floor time. The win...

Leavitt makes history in big win over St. Thomas

Leavitt makes history in big win over St. Thomas

Jasen Rodriguez

December 5, 2018


Filed under Basketball, Sports

Four Bobcats scored double digits at Strahan arena to improve the women’s basketball season record to 4-4 with a 92-39 win against St. Thomas-Houston. Leading the Bobcat offense in the convincing victory against the visiting Celts was senior guard Toshua Leavitt, who made history Tuesday night by...

Men’s basketball extends win streak to five after 69-68 victory over UTSA

Men’s basketball extends win streak to five after 69-68 victory over UTSA

Cade Andrews

December 2, 2018


Filed under Basketball, Sports - featured

Texas State men’s basketball team defeated the University of Texas at San Antonio 69-68 Saturday afternoon at the UTSA Convocation Center. Nijal Pearson led the way for the Bobcats with a game-high of 26 points. Despite trailing the majority of the first half, Texas State claimed a 28-27 lead after...

Men’s basketball finds success over Rice Owls

Men’s basketball finds success over Rice Owls

Sean Anchondo

November 30, 2018


Filed under Basketball, Sports

The Texas State mens's basketball team had their sixth win of the season against the Rice university Owls Wednesday night at Strahan Arena at the university events center. The 74-60 against the Owls marks the best start for the Bobcats since the 1980-81 season. All six of their wins have been made...

Weekend Recap

Jakob Rodriguez

November 22, 2018


Filed under Basketball, Sports, Volleyball, Women's Basketball

Volleyball Volleyball Wins the Sun Belt Conference tournament By Jacob Sommers     Texas State Volleyball won the Sun Belt Conference Championship for the second time in school history Sunday night in Atlanta Georgia. This grants the Bobcats automatic admission into the NCAA...

Basketball senior has professional dreams

Basketball senior has professional dreams

Andrew Zimmel

November 15, 2018


Filed under Basketball, Sports, Sports - featured

Most basketball sharpshooters are born with it, and Toshua Leavitt without a doubt has the long-range gene. Since her time at Nixa High School, Leavitt has been a lights out shooter. Jennifer Perryman, one of Leavitt's high school coaches, said one of her favorite memories of Levitt dates back to...

Texas State ends season after historic run

Texas State ends season after historic run

Anthony Flores

April 1, 2018


Filed under Basketball, Sports

From record-setting performances to last minute heartache, the 2017-18 season saw the women’s basketball team experience the highest of highs and the lowest of lows. Texas State was 23-10 on the season, the team’s best record since the 2007-08 season where it went 21-11 on the year. The Bobcats...

The Bobcats lose title game in heartbreaker

The Bobcats lose title game in heartbreaker

Anthony Flores

March 12, 2018


Filed under Basketball, Sports

The Texas State women’s basketball team finished its season in heartbreaking fashion, falling to the top-seeded Little Rock Trojans 54-53 in the Sun Belt Conference Championship final Sunday, March 11. Heading into Sunday’s championship game, the second-seeded Bobcats were 23-8 and riding the...

Men’s basketball season ends after 80-54 loss to Louisiana 

Men’s basketball season ends after 80-54 loss to Louisiana 

Daisy Colon

March 10, 2018


Filed under Basketball, Sports

The Texas State men’s basketball team fell to the University of Louisiana Lafayette Ragin Cajuns 80-54 in the Sun Belt Conference Quarterfinals at Lake Front Arena Friday, March 9. With the loss, the Bobcats end their season with an overall record of 15-18 and a conference record of 7-11. Texas...

Texas State earns quarterfinal victory

Texas State earns quarterfinal victory

Anthony Flores

March 9, 2018


Filed under Basketball, Sports

The second-seeded Texas State women’s basketball team earned a 78-69 victory over the Coastal Carolina Chanticleers in the quarterfinal round of the Sun Belt Conference Championship Thursday, March 8 at the Lakefront Arena in New Orleans, Louisiana. This is the 22nd win of the season for the Bo...

Texas State defeats Coastal Carolina and advances to SBC Quarterfinals

Texas State defeats Coastal Carolina and advances to SBC Quarterfinals

Daisy Colon

March 8, 2018


Filed under Basketball, Sports

The men’s basketball team beat Coastal Carolina 73-66 in the first round of the Sun Belt Conference Tournament Wednesday, March 7, at the Lakefront Arena in New Orleans, Louisiana. The ninth seed Bobcats headed into the conference tournament from a nine-game losing streak. The victory brings...

Bobcats earn 21st win in rout of UTA

Bobcats earn 21st win in rout of UTA

Anthony Flores

March 4, 2018


Filed under Basketball, Sports

The Texas State Women’s basketball team closed out its regular season with a 75-58 rout of the University of Texas Arlington Mavericks Saturday, March 3. The Senior Day win gives the Bobcats a 21-8 regular season record. The Bobcats boast the best overall record in the Sun Belt Conference but sit...

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