COLLEGE STATION – Riding one of the country’s longest winning streaks, the No. 5 Texas A&M men’s basketball team looks for an 11th consecutive victory Wednesday night at Bud Walton Arena in Fayetteville, Ark., where the Aggies face Arkansas at 6 p.m. Wednesday’s SEC showdown will be nationally televised on ESPNU with Rich Hollenberg calling […]
NEW ORLEANS – Performances over the past two weeks have enabled the Aggies to move up in the national rankings generated by USTFCCCA. The Texas A&M men improved from its preseason rank of ninth to third in the recent rankings announced on Monday while the A&M women went up one position to No. 20. The […]
ARLINGTON, Texas (AP) _ Closer Shawn Tolleson and the Texas Rangers have agreed to a one-year contract worth $3,275,000, avoiding salary arbitration. Eligible for arbitration for the first time, Tolleson got a raise of more than $2.75 million with Monday’s deal. He made $519,700 last year, slightly above the major league minimum. When the Rangers […]
HOUSTON (AP) _ The Houston Astros say minor league pitcher Jose Rosario was killed in a motorcycle accident in the Dominican Republic. The team said Monday the 20-year-old Dominican died Sunday night. Rosario pitched the last two seasons in the Astros minor league system, splitting 2015 between the Dominican Summer League and the Gulf Coast […]
COLLEGE STATION, Texas – The Texas A&M men’s basketball moved up to No. 5 in both the Associated Press and USA Today/Coaches Polls on Monday, marking the highest-ever ranking for the program. The Aggies (17-2) enter the week riding a 10-game winning streak that dates back to mid-December and atop the SEC standings with a […]
COLLEGE STATION, Texas – Texas A&M juniors Nick Banks and Ryan Hendrix were named to the D1Baseball.com Preseason All-America Team released on Monday. Banks was named a second-team outfielder and Hendrix was tabbed a third-team relief pitcher. Banks earned All-America honors from the American Baseball Coaches Association (third team) and D1Baseball.com (third team) as a sophomore. The […]
COLLEGE STATION, Texas – The Texas A&M Aggies were ranked No. 3 in theBaseball America Preseason Top 25 released on Monday. It marks the highest Texas A&M has been ranked in the Baseball AmericaPreseason Top 25 since the 2009 campaign when the Maroon and White were ranked No. 1. The Aggies were one of seven […]
PHILADELPHIA (AP) _ Devin Coleman scored a career-high 23 points to lead Temple to an 89-80 win over SMU on Sunday. Coleman made all seven of his 3-point shots. Quenton DeCosey added 19 for the Owls. Sterling Brown scored 19 points to lead SMU.
HOUSTON (AP) _ James Harden had 23 points, 15 rebounds and 10 assists as the Houston Rockets rallied for a 115-104 win over the Dallas Mavericks on Sunday. The Rockets trailed by one entering the fourth quarter. They used 14-4 run to take a 98-89 lead with about nine minutes left.
ABU DHABI, United Arab Emirates (AP) _ Rickie Fowler finished on top of a star-studded field at the Abu Dhabi (AH’-boo DAH’-bee) Championship. Fowler shot a final-round 3-under 69 to finish 16 under par, one shot in front of Thomas Pieters. Rory McIlroy and Henrik Stenson tied for third, two shots off the pace. Jordan […]