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Women’s basketball splits the week over Thanksgiving break

Women’s basketball splits the week over Thanksgiving break

Sean Allen and Cade Andrews

November 29, 2019

Texas State women’s basketball gave up some of their break to split the week, falling short of an upset against Big 12 opponent Kansas on Sunday before toppling New Orleans 51-49 on Wednesday night. In a game that came down to the wire, the team defeated the New Orleans Privateers 51-49 on Wednesday...

(Video) From the Prez, Nov. 22, 2019

(Video) From the Prez, Nov. 22, 2019

Andrew Zimmel

November 22, 2019

Sports Prez Andrew Zimmel is here to give you reminders about all of the things he's thankful for...including all of the events happening across #TXST athletics this weekend and early next week.  ...

Holle breaks record with dominating home win

Holle breaks record with dominating home win

Cade Andrews and Claire Partain

November 21, 2019

In their second home game of the season, the Texas State women’s basketball team outscored the University of Texas of the Permian Basin by nearly double, defeating UTPB 83-45 on Saturday morning to improve to 2-1 on the season. The Bobcats were led by senior guard Brooke Holle, who hit a career-high...

Women’s basketball loses close contest to Oral Roberts

Women’s basketball loses close contest to Oral Roberts

Andrew Zimmel, Sports Reporter

November 14, 2019

Coming home after a tough road loss to Oral Roberts, Texas State women's basketball looks to face off agains The University of Texas of the Permian Basin on Saturday at Strahan Arena. After outscoring Oral Roberts in the first quarter but falling behind for the rest of the game, Texas State lost to...

Women’s basketball cruises through home opener with first win

Women’s basketball cruises through home opener with first win

Caleb Howell, Sports Reporter

November 7, 2019

In the first regular season game played on Bobcat turf this season, the Texas State women’s basketball team handily defeated Texas Lutheran 72-31 on Tuesday night. The win gives the Bobcats a 1-0 record to kick off the season. Texas State’s pesky defense caused the Bulldogs to commit 32 turnovers...

Basketball coaches preview upcoming season with Media Day

Basketball coaches preview upcoming season with Media Day

Caleb Howell, Sports Reporter

November 2, 2019

Texas State men’s and women’s basketball hosted a Media Day on Wednesday, with both head coach Danny Kaspar and head women’s coach Zenarae Antoine giving their remarks as they kick off the season. Following the conference, the men’s team opened their season with a decisive 91-54 win over Cameron...

Women’s Basketball falls to Troy 82-58

Women’s Basketball falls to Troy 82-58

Cade Andrews

March 1, 2019

The Texas State women’s basketball team fell to Troy by a score of 82-63 in the annual Kids Game. This loss snapped a five-game win streak for the Bobcats as they fell to 13-15, 8-8 in the Sun Belt. Kennedy Taylor led the way for the Bobcats with 16 points on 4-7 shooting and 7-10 from the line....

Women’s basketball takes down the Ragin’ Cajuns

Women’s basketball takes down the Ragin’ Cajuns

Zach Lopez

February 24, 2019

Texas State women’s basketball team defeated the Louisiana Lafayette Ragin’ Cajuns 71-65 increasing their current win streak to four. Texas State is now 8-7 in conference and 13-14 overall. Senior guard Toshua Leavitt and junior forward Jazza Johns lead the Bobcats in scoring with 40 combined...

Women’s basketball wins three in a row

Women’s basketball wins three in a row

Dedrick Johnson

February 22, 2019

Texas State Women’s basketball team was able to pull out a tough victory against the University of Louisiana Monroe Warhawks with a final score of 62-51. With this win on the road, the team has now won three consecutive games after previously losing four straight. Despite a close first half, the...

Texas State snaps losing streak against Arkansas

Texas State snaps losing streak against Arkansas

Colton McWilliams

February 14, 2019

Texas State women's basketball was able to snap a five-game losing streak defeating the Arkansas State Red Wolves 68-54. The team's last win was also against Arkansas State at Jonesboro winning 85-62 sweeping the series. Head Coach Zenarae Antoine said that winning "mini-battles" throughout the course...

Women’s basketball falls short at home to Georgia Southern

Women’s basketball falls short at home  to Georgia Southern

Cade Andrews

January 29, 2019

Texas State women’s basketball fell to Georgia Southern Eagles by a final score of 65-55 Saturday afternoon in Strahan Arena. This is Texas State’s (9-11, 4-4 Sun Belt) second consecutive loss. Head coach Zenarae Antoine said that the team and coaching staff will make some adjustments after the...

Weekend Recap

Jakob Rodriguez

November 22, 2018

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...

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