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Bobcats just fall to Ragin’ Cajuns despite dominating first half

Bobcats just fall to Ragin’ Cajuns despite dominating first half

Claire Partain, Sports Editor

January 18, 2020

After leading by as many as 18 points in the third period, Texas State women's basketball fell just short of their first conference win in a 73-67 loss to the Louisiana Ragin' Cajuns on Saturday afternoon at Strahan Arena. The Bobcats were just six points away from slashing their five-game losing...

Holle twins’ efforts not enough for tight conference loss

Holle twins’ efforts not enough for tight conference loss

Sean Allen, Sports Reporter

January 17, 2020

After leading by as many as nine points in the first half, Texas State women's basketball was unable to hold their five-point lead in the final minutes of play and suffered their fifth-straight conference loss to the University of Louisiana-Monroe on Thursday at Strahan Arena. With the 58-55 loss,...

Bobcats lose undefeated streak at home in first conference match

Bobcats lose undefeated streak at home in first conference match

Cade Andrews, Sports Reporter

January 3, 2020

The Texas State women’s basketball team's six-game home win streak was cut short as they fell 78-66 to Little Rock on Thursday afternoon at Strahan Arena. (7-5, 0-1 Sun Belt) lost their first home game of the season as they fell to Little Rock (3-9, 1-0 Sun Belt) 78-66 Thursday afternoon at Strahan...

Women’s basketball ends nonconference play with 67-59 win

Women’s basketball ends nonconference play with 67-59 win

Claire Partain, Sports Editor

January 1, 2020

Texas State women's basketball rang in the New Year and the beginning of Sun Belt play with a final nonconference win over Alcorn State at home on Monday. The 'Cats maintained their undefeated streak at home and are now 6-0 at Strahan Arena and 7-4 on the season as they head into the Sun Belt. Texas...

Stout defense pushes Bobcats to fourth straight win

Stout defense pushes Bobcats to fourth straight win

Cade Andrews, Sports Reporter

December 15, 2019

In their first-ever visit to New Hampshire, Texas State women's basketball secured their fourth consecutive win after defeating Dartmouth 61-51 Sunday afternoon at Leede Arena. The victory was the Bobcats' first road win and pushed the team's overall record to 6-2. Texas State held Dartmouth to...

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....

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