From ESPN / AP First-year candidates Junior Seau, Kurt Warner and Orlando Pace are among 18 finalists for the Pro Football Hall of Fame. The list of nominees was reduced Thursday to 15 from the modern era, one senior and two contributors. A finalist must receive at least 80 percent of the votes from the […]
UFC light heavyweight champion Jon Jones tested positive for traces of cocaine prior to his eighth title defense last weekend in Las Vegas, according to the Nevada State Athletic Commission. Jones, 27, tested positive for benzoylecgonine, a metabolite of cocaine. Jones informed the NSAC that he had admitted himself into a drug treatment center. Jones […]
COLLEGE STATION, Texas – The Texas A&M men’s & women’s tennis teams open the 2015 season ranked No. 10 in the ITA Division I Tennis Rankings the collegiate tennis governing body announced on Tuesday.
TUSCALOOSA, Ala. (AP)– Ricky Tarrant scored 15 points and Retin Obasohan sparked a decisive second-half run to lead Alabama to a 65-44 victory over Texas A&M on Tuesday night. The Crimson Tide (11-3, 1-0 Southeastern Conference) won its fifth consecutive game in the league opener for both teams. The Aggies (9-4, 0-1) repeatedly chipped away at double-digit deficits […]
CHICAGO (AP) _ Patrick Sharp scored 1:17 into overtime to give the Chicago Blackhawks a 5-4 win over Dallas last night. Sharp drove past Jason Spezza down the slot, took Duncan Keith’s feed from the left point and beat Kari Lehtonen. Brad Richards, Brandon Saad, Patrick Kane and Bryan Bickell also scored for the Blackhawks.
CLEVELAND (AP) _ Monta Ellis scored 20 points as the Dallas Mavericks grabbed a 109-90 victory over the Cleveland Cavaliers yesterday. Nowitzki has 27,397 career points and is 12 shy of tying Moses Malone for seventh place all-time. Kevin Love scored a season-high 30 points.
ARLINGTON, Texas (AP) _ Tony Romo threw two touchdown passes to Terrance Williams as the Dallas Cowboys rallied for a 24-20 wild-card win over Detroit yesterday in their first playoff game in five years. The Cowboys wiped out an early two-touchdown deficit to earn a trip to Green Bay. The winning drive came after officials […]
COLLEGE STATION, Texas (AP)– Texas A&M coach Billy Kennedy searched for a positive outside of the final score in the Aggies’ 58-49 victory over Hartford on Saturday. An otherwise disappointed Kennedy finally came up with one following what he dubbed an ”ugly game.” ”When they cut it to three, we showed enough poise to score and […]
FAYETTEVILLE, Ark. – Achiri Ade made a buzzer-beating put-back to give No. 5 Texas A&M a 52-50 win over Arkansas in a women’s basketball game at Bud Walton Arena. Ade grabbed a rebound off of a Jordan Jones miss with two seconds remaining, then put the ball back in, putting Texas A&M (14-2, 2-0 SEC) at […]
UNDATED (AP) _ Ohio State and Oregon will face off in the college football championship game on Jan. 12 in Arlington, Texas. The Big Ten champion Buckeyes advanced with a 42-35 win over Alabama last night in the Sugar Bowl, while the Ducks eliminated Florida State 59-20 in the Rose Bowl.