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Sports Podcast: ‘Cats Got Our Tongues Ep. 22

Sports Podcast: ‘Cats Got Our Tongues Ep. 22

Jakob Rodriguez, Colton McWilliams, and Sean Anchondo

August 17, 2019

Editor in chief Jakob Rodriguez and sports reporter Colton McWilliams discuss Texas State's current quarterback situation. Reporter Sean Anchondo calls in to preview the football team's Nov. 9 matchup vs. South Alabama and more. ‘Cats Got Our Tongues is a weekly sports p...

Sports Podcast: ‘Cats Got Our Tongues Ep. 21

Sports Podcast: ‘Cats Got Our Tongues Ep. 21

Andrew Zimmel, Sean Anchondo, and Colton McWilliams

August 9, 2019

TXST Sports Prez Andrew Zimmel and sports reporter Sean Anchondo break down Texas State’s schedule — specifically the November 2nd matchup against the Ragin Cajuns in Lafayette, Louisiana. Also, Colton McWilliams talks about Bobcat Media Day and the preseason awards volleyball and soccer have...

Bobcats trust the process heading into the fall

Bobcats trust the process heading into the fall

Sean Anchondo

August 7, 2019

The new era of Bobcat football is set to begin in a few weeks. The anxiety and excitement of the new season are beginning to set in. Coaches and players alike are gearing up to play Texas A&M University in College Station on Aug. 29. Cornerback Anthony J. Tayor said the team seems more comfortable...

Sports Podcast: ‘Cats Got Our Tongues Ep. 20

Sports Podcast: ‘Cats Got Our Tongues Ep. 20

Andrew Zimmel and Sean Anchondo

August 1, 2019

TXST Sports Prez Andrew Zimmel and sports reporter Sean Anchondo break down Texas State’s schedule — specifically the October 26th trip to Jonesboro, Arkansas to face the Red Wolves and Arkansas State. Also, Andrew Zimmel breaks down the Texas State Men’s Basketball Schedule. ‘Cats Got Our...

Bobcats hold heads high amid pre-season projections at media day

Bobcats hold heads high amid pre-season projections at media day

Andrew Zimmel, Sports Reporter

July 24, 2019

Picked to finish last or near it in every single pre-season poll, the first time in Head Coach Jake Spavital’s career that he is on a team that is not expected to win, the Bobcats headed into the Sun Belt Conference's media day with the same players the team took last season. Both senior center...

Photo Gallery: Sun Belt Media Day 2019

Photo Gallery: Sun Belt Media Day 2019

Anne Fritz and Andrew Zimmel

July 23, 2019

Texas State and the rest of the Sun Belt Conference met July 22 for media day at the Mercedes-Benz Superdome in New Orleans, Lousiana. Players and head coaches spoke about their teams, along with what fans can expect this upcoming season.   ...

Q&A with Spavital: adjusting to Texas State

Q&A with Spavital: adjusting to Texas State

Claire Partain, Sports Editor

July 12, 2019

So you’ve basically moved coast to coast, from West Virginia to California and places in between. Are you used to it by now or is it still a big adjustment? “I’ve actually gotten used to it. My wife does an unbelievable job at the moving process of it all and, you know, football coaches have hab...

Eyes on the prize: Keenen Brown sets his sights on the NFL

Eyes on the prize: Keenen Brown sets his sights on the NFL

Dedrick Johnson

April 24, 2019

The Bobcats' superstar tight end Keenen Brown was one of the only bright spots for the Bobcat offense under Everett Withers in the 2018 season. The graduate transfer now has his sights set on the National Football League. Despite the Bobcats losing season, Brown managed to be a reliable target and a co...

By land, air and Spavital

By land, air and Spavital

Sean Anchondo

April 17, 2019

The Bobcats ring in the Spavital era with glimpses of offensive firepower. The Bobcats' spring game, a peek into the year's upcoming team, was held Sunday, making it Jake Spavital's first game as head coach. The forthcoming team and staff displayed a mixture of deep passes and creativity. ...

Football team races in heels to support #Notonmycampus

Football team races in heels to support #Notonmycampus

Cade Andrews

April 17, 2019

Editor's note: This article was updated April 20 to better reflect the event an the organizations involved. Texas State kicked off its second annual Walk a Mile in Her Shoes event Sunday at Strahan Coliseum. Despite the rainy morning, the activities went on around Sewell as the sun eventually came...

Algorithims and analytics project bright future for Texas State football

Algorithims and analytics project bright future for Texas State football

Colton McWilliams

April 12, 2019

When Texas State hired head football coach Jake Spavital in late November of last year, the Bobcats were in need of a spark. The past four years have seen the football team go a combined 10-38 and cycle between three football coaches. In football-crazed Texas, those records are not going to cut it....

Texas State spring game preview

Texas State spring game preview

Jordan Drake

April 12, 2019

Editor's note: Nearly time for the annual Texas State Spring football game that pits home team against home team in an intra-squad matchup. This year should prove to be more exciting than years past as it gives fans a first glimpse at what new head coach Jake Spavital’s team might end up looking l...

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