NCAA javelin silver for Ioannis Kryiazis, school record in 800m for Donavan Brazier

EUGENE – First day of action at the NCAA Championships included a runner-up finish for Ioannis Kyriazis in the javelin, a school record for the Aggie freshman Donavan Brazier in the 800m and Lindon Victor is on pace to threaten his decathlon record. A final round throw of 253-3 (77.25) by Kryiazis moved him from […]

No. 2 Aggie Baseball gearing up to take on No. 12 TCU in NCAA Super Regionals

The #2 Texas A&M Baseball Team is getting set to host the #12 TCU Horned Frogs in the College Station NCAA Super Regionals this weekend at Olsen Field at Blue Bell Park. The Aggies swept their way through the College Station Regional last weekend, capping it off with an 8-2 win over Minnesota on Sunday. […]

USTFCCCA region honors for Lindon Victor and assistant coach Kris Grimes

EUGENE – Texas A&M junior Lindon Victor added another postseason honor to his collection prior to starting the NCAA Championship decathlon on Wednesday. This week he was named USTFCCCA South Central Field Athlete of the Year while Aggie assistant coach Kris Grimes earned South Central men’s Assistant Coach of the Year accolades. Following his SEC Championship […]

Sharapova suspended for two years

LONDON (AP) _ Maria Sharapova has been suspended for two years by the International Tennis Federation for a failed drug test during the Australian Open. She has been provisionally suspended after admitting she took meldonium, which she says she was unaware was banned. Sharapova plans to appeal the suspension.

Desmond’s HR Extends Rangers’ Dominance of Astros in 4-3 Win

ARLINGTON, Texas (AP) _ Ian Desmond hit a tiebreaking two-run homer in the eighth inning and the Texas Rangers extended their dominance of Houston, beating the Astros 4-3 on Tuesday night for a season-high fifth straight win. The Rangers are 8-0 this year against their AL West and instate rivals and have won 12 straight […]

NFL Twitter Account Hacked

NEW YORK (AP) _ The NFL is looking into how its Twitter account was hacked and how to strengthen its cyber-security measures. The league has “engaged law enforcement” after a post appeared purporting that Commissioner Roger Goodell had died. That tweet was soon deleted. Goodell later jokingly tweeted, “Man, you leave the office for 1 […]

Four Aggies Named Baseball America All-Americans

COLLEGE STATION, Texas – The No. 1 Texas A&M Aggies landed their largest All-America haul ever from Baseball America on Tuesday. The Maroon and White had four players named to the Baseball America All-America teams, including Ryne Birk and Boomer White on the First Team and Mark Ecker and Brigham Hill on the Second Team. Texas […]

Super Regional Lined up for Friday-Sunday

COLLEGE STATION, Texas – The NCAA set the dates and times for the College Station Super Regional featuring Texas A&M and TCU. The best-of-three series will be played on Friday, Saturday and Sunday with all three games scheduled for 8 pm.  All games will be broadcast on Sportsradio 1150/102.7 FM, as well as For […]

Odor Has Game-ending RBI Double, Rangers Beat Astros 6-5

ARLINGTON, Texas (AP) _ Rougned Odor had a game-ending RBI double and the Texas Rangers beat the Houston Astros 6-5 on Monday night. Odor, who earlier in the game had a homer and a sacrifice fly, got the winner with an opposite-field drive that ricocheted off the left field wall and past outfielder Colby Rasmus. […]

Warriors’ Star Won’t Go to the Olympics

(AP) _ You won’t see Stephen Curry in a U.S. uniform during the Rio Olympics this summer. The Warriors star guard has withdrawn his name from consideration from Team USA. Curry issued a statement saying he has decided to pull out for “several factors, including recent ankle and knee injuries.” The Americans also will be […]

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