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Texas baseball Hires Tulane’s Pierce

AUSTIN, Texas (AP) _ Tulane baseball coach David Pierce has been was announced as the new coach at Texas. He replaces Augie Garrido, the winningest coach in college baseball history, who was forced out after 20 years after the Longhorns had a losing season and missed the NCAA postseason for the third time in five […]

Texas baseball reportedly to hire Tulane’s Pierce

AUSTIN, Texas (AP) _ A person with knowledge of the decision says Texas has reached an agreement with Tulane baseball coach David Pierce to take over the Longhorns program. The agreement with Pierce came Wednesday morning, according to the person who spoke on condition of anonymity because they were not authorized to speak publicly about […]

Rangers roll past Yanks; Astros rout the Angels

Yankees slugger Beltran leaves with tight hamstring NEW YORK (AP) _ Cole Hamels breezed through seven shutout innings to win his fourth consecutive start, Adrian Beltre homered and drove in three runs, and the rolling Texas Rangers beat the New York Yankees 7-1 on Tuesday night. One night after Texas rallied to win at 2:44 […]

Rudder’s Harbin to become head baseball coach at Little Elm

Rudder High School Baseball Coach Matt Harbin has accepted the Head Baseball position at Little Elm High School. Coach Harbin has been the Head Baseball Coach at Rudder for the last five years. “Coach Harbin is a great baseball coach and a man of character. Rudder High School and Bryan ISD appreciate the time that […]

Texas A&M’s Gibson Places Fifth in 100 Fly at U.S. Olympic Trials

OMAHA, Neb. – Texas A&M junior Sarah Gibson placed fifth in the 100-meter butterfly at the U.S. Olympic Team Trials on Monday at the CenturyLink Center. Gibson, from San Antonio, Texas, flew to a time of 58.79 for her fifth place finish behind Kelsi Worrell (1st, 56.48), Dana Vollmer (2nd, 57.21), Kendyl Stewart (3rd, 58.22) […]

Pat Summitt, winningest coach in D1 history, has died at 64

KNOXVILLE, Tenn. (AP) _ Pat Summitt, the winningest coach in Division I college basketball history who helped boost the women’s game to the big time in a 38-year career at Tennessee, has died at 64. With an icy glare on the sidelines, Summitt led the Lady Vols to eight national championships and prominence on a […]

Astros rally past Halos; Rangers wait out rain delay for victory over Yanks

Correa breaks tie in 9th, Astros hold off Angels 4-2 ANAHEIM, Calif. (AP) _ Carlos Correa snapped a ninth-inning tie with a sacrifice fly, and Will Harris pitched out of a major jam moments later to preserve the Houston Astros’ 4-2 victory over the Los Angeles Angels on Monday night. After the Angels loaded the […]

Trio of Aggies Sign with NBA Organizations

COLLEGE STATION, Texas – After capping off their impressive collegiate careers by leading the Texas A&M men’s basketball team to one of the best seasons in school history, Alex Caruso, Danuel House and Jalen Jones have taken the next step in their hardwood careers by agreeing to terms with NBA organizations. Caruso (Philadelphia 76ers), House […]

Texas A&M freshman Donavan Brazier decides to pursue professional career

COLLEGE STATION – Texas A&M freshman Donavan Brazier has made the decision to pursue a professional career in track and field and forgo his remaining three years of collegiate eligibility. “Donavan is a very, very talented young athlete and this is a decision he has made with his family,” said Texas A&M head coach Pat […]

Briles withdraws court filing amid settlement reports

WACO, Texas (AP) _ Fired Baylor coach Art Briles has withdrawn a demand for new lawyers in a federal civil rights lawsuit against him and the university amid reports he has settled a contract dispute with the school. Briles’ lawyers had told a federal court Thursday he wanted attorneys separate from Baylor and had no […]

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