Sam Houston State outscored ACU 24-5 to start the game Monday night, and the Wildcats were never able to mount any kind of charge as the Bearkats walked out of Moody Coliseum with an 80-63 win.
VIDEO & STORY: http://www.ktxs.com/news/Sam-Houston-State-knocks-off-ACU-80-63/30936090
Rangers’ players speaking to kids at Baird Elementary School
The Rangers Caravan made two stops Monday afternoon in the Big Country and did some good along the way.
VIDEO & STORY: http://www.ktxs.com/news/Texas-Rangers-visit-Big-Country-present-Baird-Baseball-with-grant/30936104
Cooper coaches Ashlee Olvera (R) & Courtney Stewart (L)
Cooper needs just one more win to tie the 2009-10 team for the most wins in a season, but adversity is over the horizon as head coach Ashlee Olvera is days away from giving birth to her first baby.
VIDEO & STORY: http://www.ktxs.com/news/adversity-lies-ahead-for-lady-coogs/30871324
Albany’s Elia Hebel holding her 1st place regional ball
As the Cowboys continue their road to the Super Bowl, one sixth grade girl from Albany will also be competing on gridiron this weekend in the NFL Punt, Pass, & Kick nationals.
VIDEO & STORY: http://www.ktxs.com/news/Albany-girl-representing-Big-Country-at-NFL-PP-K-nationals/30603824
Cowboys’ WR Dez Bryant fired up after 24-20 wildcard round win
It’s their first trip to the postseason in five years and leave it to the Cowboys to keep things interesting. It wasn’t until the final three minutes that Dallas took the lead to beat Detroit 24-20 in a win they call special.
VIDEO & STORY: http://www.ktxs.com/news/cowboys-top-lions-in-nfl-wildcard-playoff-thriller/30527788
Plenty of sports stories hit the Big Country during 2014, but which moments deserved to be the top five? KTXS Sports has your top five moments of 2014.
Former Wylie & Texans’ QB Case Keenum
There’s nothing like getting a second chance, and that’s what this passed weekend was for Wylie grad Case Keenum with a shot to keep the Texans season alive. His dad, Steve, talks about watching his Case earn his first NFL career win.
2014 1A Division II State Champion Throckmorton Greyhounds
Throckmorton was definitely in familiar territory as the Greyhounds took home their third state title in four season. This season, though, had a new feel under first year head coach Shane Mallory.
VIDEO & STORY: http://www.ktxs.com/news/Throckmorton-grabs-state-championship-in-dominating-fashion/30223300
Sweetwater seniors holding the district championship trophy after winning their first title since 1997
The Sweetwater Mustangs are on a pursuit of perfection, but there’s more to the senior class than what is seen on the field. It comes back to one man who’s left a lasting impact.
VIDEO & STORY: http://www.ktxs.com/news/sweetwater-man-mentors-guides-three-mustangs-through-life/29950096
Dez Bryant (88) warming up pregame
For a teams who’s gone 6-1 with Tony Romo under center on Thanksgiving, it was quite the opposite Thursday afternoon. The Eagles soared to a 33-10 win in a battle for the NFC East’s top spot, and the Cowboys home woes continued as they drop to 3-4 at AT&T Stadium on the year.
VIDEO & STORY: http://www.ktxs.com/news/cowboys-fall-in-the-battle-for-the-nfc-east-top-spot/29965148