Maybin Lifts Astros Past Mariners; Rangers Split Double-Header With Braves

SEATTLE (AP) – Newly acquired Cameron Maybin hit a two-run homer in the ninth inning to lift Houston past the Seattle Mariners 5-3 as the Astros completed a three-game sweep to extend their winning streak to seven. Carlos Beltran opened the ninth with a double down the leftfield line off closer Edwin Diaz. Maybin, claimed […]

My Aggie Nation Podcast: Hot seat talk with Max Olson

Just how hot is Texas A&M head coach Kevin Sumlin’s seat? National writer Max Olson of The All-American and hosts Travis L. Brown and Zach Taylor discuss the impossible mission Sumlin has this season.  

Elliott’s Suspension Upheld

SHERMAN, Texas (AP) – Dallas running back Ezekiel Elliott’s attorneys say his six-game suspension over a domestic violence case has been upheld, but he will play the opener because of the timing of the arbitrator’s decision. Elliott attorney Jeffrey Kessler said near the end of a hearing in federal court that Elliott’s suspension was sustained […]

Verlander Shines In Stros Debut; Rangers Rained Out

SEATTLE (AP) – Justin Verlander pitched six strong innings and won his Astros debut after Cameron Maybin hit a two-run homer with one out in the seventh for Houston’s first hit in a 3-1 victory over the Seattle Mariners. With all the attention on Verlander’s first game for a team other than the Detroit Tigers, […]

Restaurant, casino owner to buy Rockets from Alexander

By KRISTIE RIEKEN HOUSTON (AP) _ Restaurant and casino owner Tilman Fertitta has agreed to buy the Houston Rockets from Leslie Alexander. Terms were not released and must be approved by the NBA Board of Governors. The deal includes Clutch City Sports and Entertainment, which puts on shows and concerts at the Toyota Center. Fertitta […]

Aggie senior Alex Riba earns SEC cross country Runner of the Week honor

BIRMINGHAM – Texas A&M senior Alex Riba was named the men’s SEC cross country Runner of the Week following his victory at the Aggie Opener held last Friday. Riba won the individual title, covering the 6,000-meter course in a time of 18 minutes, 14.5 seconds. In leading the Aggies to a team victory, Riba bettered the field by […]

Texas A&M Football Media Day: Nicholls State

          Head Coach Kevin Sumlin   Offensive Lineman Keaton Sutherland               Wide Receiver Christian Kirk               Safety Armani Watts               Running Back Trayveon Williams   Linebacker Cullen Gillaspia           […]

Astros and Rangers pick up wins on the road

SEATTLE (AP) – Alex Bregman had a tiebreaking two-run double in Houston’s four-run seventh inning and Dallas Keuchel pitched effectively into the eighth to lead the Astros to their fifth straight win, 6-2 over the Seattle Mariners. Keuchel allowed two runs and seven hits in 7 2/3 innings. He struck out five and walked two […]

Sumlin: Starkel, Wilson to miss considerable time with injury

Texas A&M head football coach Kevin Sumlin says quarterback Nick Starkel and defensive back Donovan Wilson are expected to miss a considerable amount of time with injury. Speaking on his weekly radio show on Newstalk 1620 WTAW, Sumlin said Starkel underwent surgery Monday morning after fracturing his ankle in Sunday night’s 45-44 loss to UCLA. […]

UCLA Pulls Off Dramatic Comeback, Shocks Texas A&M, 45-44

PASADENA, Calif. (AP) — Josh Rosen faked a spike and threw a 10-yard touchdown pass to Jordan Lasley with 43 seconds remaining and UCLA overcame a 34-point deficit to stun Texas A&M 45-44 on Sunday night. Rosen was 35 of 59 for 491 yards and four touchdowns, and Jalen Starks and Soso Jamabo had touchdown runs […]

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