Freeze resigns as Ole Miss football coach after 5 seasons

DAVID BRANDT Mississippi coach Hugh Freeze has resigned after five seasons, bringing a stunning end to a once-promising tenure. The school confirmed Freeze’s resignation in a release Thursday night. Assistant Matt Luke has been named the interim coach. The Rebels had a quick rise under Freeze, recruiting at a high level and reaching an apex with a Sugar Bowl victory over […]

Texas A&M swimmer Sarah Gibson selected CoSIDA Div. I Academic All-America® of the Year

AUSTIN, Texas – Texas A&M University swimming standout Sarah Gibson has been named as the 2016-17 CoSIDA Division I Academic All-America® of the Year, as selected by the College Sports Information Directors of America (CoSIDA). Gibson, from San Antonio, Texas, is the sixth student-athlete to receive the CoSIDA Division I Academic All-America® of the Year honor and the […]

Dallas police suspend probe into incident involving Elliott

FRISCO, Texas (AP) _ Dallas police have suspended an investigation into an incident at a bar involving Ezekiel Elliott, the latest off-field issue for the Cowboys’ star running back. Police said Wednesday the investigation was suspended “due to the lack of a complaint,” and that no other witnesses had come forward. The statement said investigators […]

My Aggie Nation Podcast: Media Day Blitz

In this week’s episode, hosts Travis L. Brown and Zach Taylor recap all of the biggest A&M story lines from SEC Media Days and Big 12 Media Days, including head coach Kevin Sumlin’s hot seat and Texas head coach Tom Herman’s comments on renewing the annual game with Texas A&M.

Paxton, Gamel power Mariners to 4-1 win over Astros

By KRISTIE RIEKEN HOUSTON (AP) _ James Paxton had another strong start against Houston and rookie Ben Gamel powered the offense with a two-run homer to give the Seattle Mariners a 4-1 win over the Astros on Wednesday. Paxton (9-3) allowed six hits and one run in seven innings, after not allowing a run in […]

Astros put Correa on 10-day DL with thumb injury

HOUSTON (AP) _ All-Star shortstop Carlos Correa of the Houston Astros is expected to miss 6-8 weeks with a torn ligament in his left thumb. The Astros put Correa on the 10-day disabled list Tuesday and recalled Colin Moran from Triple A Fresno in time for an evening game against Seattle. Houston general manager Jeff […]

Texas A&M’s Kirk Named to Hornung, Biletnikoff Award Watch Lists

The preseason honors continue to roll in for Texas A&M football standout Christian Kirk, who was named to the watch lists for the Paul Hornung Award and the Biletnikoff Awards. The Hornung Award is given annually to the “most versatile player in major college football” by the Louisville Sports Commission and the Biletnikoff Award is presented […]

Aggies to Face OSU at Legends Classic

PRINCETON, N.J./BROOKLYN, N.Y. – A former Big 12 rival awaits the Texas A&M men’s basketball team during the team’s first game at the 11th annual Legends Classic as the Aggies will face off against Oklahoma State inside Brooklyn’s Barclays Center on Nov. 20. The semifinal between the Aggies and Cowboys will be one of two historic rivalry […]

11-Time Conference Champion Diver Sehn Named to TAMU Athletic Hall of Fame

One of the most clutch competitors in Texas A&M athletics history, diver Eric Sehn was named to the Texas A&M Athletic Hall of Fame’s 2017 induction class and will be formally honored at the 40th annual Burgess Banquet on Sept. 15 by the Lettermen’s Association. Sehn, from Edmonton, Alberta, Canada, was a four-year letterman for […]

Rockets owner Alexander is selling team, CEO says

By KRISTIE RIEKEN HOUSTON (AP) _ Houston Rockets owner Leslie Alexander is selling the team. Rockets CEO Tad Brown made the announcement Monday, hours after he said Alexander made the decision. Alexander took over as owner on July 30, 1993, and the Rockets went on to win back-to-back titles in 1994-95. Brown says Alexander had […]

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