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Wacha Heads to MLB All-Star Game

COLLEGE STATION, Texas – Texas A&M standout Michael Wacha is headed to Cincinnati as a member of the National League squad for Tuesday’s Major League Baseball All-Star Game. If called on to pitch in Tuesday’s game, Wacha would be the first Aggie to take the mound in an MLB All-Star Game and the first Texas […]

Hundreds Pay to Meet Manziel in College Station

COLLEGE STATION, Texas (AP) _ About 350 fans paid at least $125 each to meet former Texas A&M quarterback Johnny Manziel as he prepares for his second NFL season. The 2012 Heisman Trophy winner appeared Sunday at Aggieland Outfitters in College Station. The Eagle (http://bit.ly/1dVWJwl ) newspaper reports Manziel hosted his first public autograph signing […]

Deron Williams to Join Mavs if he Clears Waiver

DALLAS (AP) _ Two people with knowledge of the arrangement tells The Associated Press that Deron Williams is set to join the Dallas Mavericks if the point guard clears waivers after reaching a buyout with the Brooklyn Nets. Williams will sign with the Mavericks once he clears waivers Monday, the people said Friday on condition […]

Florida State Rusher Suspended, Charged with Punching Woman

TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (AP) _ Florida State is suspending running back Dalvin Cook indefinitely after a woman accused him of punching her outside a downtown bar. The school announced the decision Friday after the state attorney issued a warrant for Cook’s arrest on a misdemeanor battery charge. Cook led Florida State last year with 1,008 rushing […]

Texas A&M to Induct Six into Athletics Hall of Fame

COLLEGE STATION, Texas – Texas A&M Athletics will induct six former student-athletes into the Lettermen’s Association Hall of Fame and two longtime athletics contributors into the Hall of Honor this fall. Additionally, former Texas A&M University System Regent and recent Distinguished Alumnus recipient Lupe Fraga will receive the Lettermen’s Association’s Lifetime Achievement Award. Nicky Thrasher […]

NFL Reduces Greg Hardy’s Suspension From 10 Games to Four Games

By Ryan Wilson | CBSSports.com The NFL has reduced Cowboys defensive end Greg Hardy’s suspension from 10 games to four, the league announced Friday. Hardy, who signed with the Cowboys this offseason, was originally suspended 10 games due to an arrest on domestic-abuse charges. A two-month investigation by the NFL “determined that there was sufficient […]

Raiders Super Bowl-Winning QB Dies

UNDATED (AP) _ Oakland fans knew him as “The Snake,” and he led the Raiders to their first Super Bowl victory. Quarterback Ken Stabler has died at 69 following complications from colon cancer. Stabler was a four-time Pro Bowl selection with the Raiders and was named the NFL’s MVP in 1974. He was under center […]

Kaser Named to Ray Guy Award Watch List

AUGUSTA, Ga. – Two-time Ray Guy Award semifinalist Drew Kaser was named to the award’s 2015 “watch list” for his senior campaign at Texas A&M. Kaser, from Strongsville, Ohio, was one of three Ray Guy Award finalists in 2013 and a semifinalist in 2014. He joins 24 other watch list members, including all three 2014 […]

Kings Trade Ray McCallum to Spurs for 2nd-Round Draft Pick

SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) _ The Sacramento Kings have traded guard Ray McCallum to the San Antonio Spurs for a second-round pick in next year’s draft. The teams announced the deal Thursday. Sacramento selected McCallum in the second round and 36th overall in 2013. McCallum averaged 6.9 points, 2.7 assists and 20.7 minutes per game the […]

Spurs Announce Signing of LaMarcus Aldridge

SAN ANTONIO (AP) _ The San Antonio Spurs announced Thursday the addition of forward LaMarcus Aldridge. The 6-11 Aldridge spent his first nine NBA seasons with the Portland Trail Blazers. Last year, he averaged a career-high 23.4 points per game along with 10.2 rebounds and 1.7 assists. The 29-year-old has averaged 22.1 points, 8.8 rebounds, […]

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