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Women’s basketball cruises through home opener with first win

Jaeda Reed prepares to shoot as she gets past a Texas Lutheran defender.

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

Quentin Scott jumps to dunk the basketball.

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

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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


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 player #15 holding the ball

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

Da'Naisha Hood reaches up to shoot and score for the Bobcats in the Jan. 28 game against Georgia Southern. Photo by Kate Connors.

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

Brooke Holle pushes around a Georgia Southern defender in order to bring the ball to the basket. Photo by Kate Connors

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...

Women’s basketball falls to Louisiana

exas State senior guard, Taeler Deer, moves up the court against defenders

Anthony Flores

January 22, 2018

The Texas State women’s basketball team suffered a 65-58 defeat at the hands of Sun Belt Conference rivals the Louisiana Ragin’ Cajuns Saturday, Jan. 20.   The loss comes only days after a 34-point blowout victory against ULM and moves the Bobcats to 12-7 for the season.   The...

Women’s basketball makes history in blowout win against ULM

Taeler Deer, senior guard, stands near the three-point line in a past game against Texas A&M- Corpus Christi.

Anthony Flores

January 22, 2018

The Texas State Bobcat’s picked up their 12th win of the season Thursday night against Sun Belt Conference Rivals ULM in an 86-52 beatdown.   The victory gives head coach Zenarae Antoine her 100th career win as the Bobcat’s head coach, making her the fourth coach in Texas State women'...

Junior guard shines through being honored and showing improvement

Toshua Levitt, moves the ball down the court during a game against UTSA

Brooke Phillips

January 22, 2018

Not only has one women’s basketball player been honored twice in the season, her teamwork mentality and effort are being noticed every time she steps on the court. Toshua Leavitt, junior guard, has been playing basketball since the age of five. Once she reached high school, however, she dedicated...

Women’s basketball continues winning season over winter break

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Melea Polk

January 16, 2018

The women’s basketball team improved their winning season over winter break with an overall 10-5 record. The Bobcats went 4-3 during the break along with jumping to a 3-1 start in Sun Belt Conference play. Texas State competed in five back-to-back away games before starting the new year. The...

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