LOS ANGELES—Texas A&M junior guard Courtney Walker was named to the John R. Wooden Award’s Women’s Midseason Top 20 today, a list comprised of 20 student-athletes who are the front-runners for the Wooden Award, awarded to the top player in women’s college basketball, at roughly the halfway point of the 2014-15 season. The list is […]
HOUSTON (AP) _ Outfielder Colby Rasmus has agreed to a one-year contract with the Houston Astros. The deal was announced Tuesday, a day after Houston dealt last year’s starting center fielder, Dexter Fowler, to the Chicago Cubs. The 28-year-old Rasmus started 80 games in center field for the Toronto Blue Jays last season and has […]
ARLINGTON, Texas (AP) _ The New York Yankees have traded pitcher Gonzalez Germen to the Texas Rangers for cash, a month after acquiring him from the New York Mets. The 27-year-old right-hander had a 4.75 ERA and no record in 25 relief appearances for the Mets last year, when he was sidelined for a month […]
AUSTIN, Texas (AP) _ Texas standout senior forward Nneka Enemkpali will miss the rest of the season after tearing a ligament in her left knee during a loss at Baylor. The injury is a significant blow for the No. 8 Longhorns, who have lost three of their last four games after rising as high as […]
BIRMINGHAM – Texas A&M senior Shavez Hart became the first Aggie selected as a SEC track and field Athlete of the Week this season following his world-leading performance on Saturday in the 200 meters. He earned the SEC Men’s Runner of the Week honor, which was announced by the conference office on Tuesday. During the […]
BIRMINGHAM, Ala. – Texas A&M freshman Brock Bonetti was named the Southeastern Conference Freshman of the Week, the conference office announced on Tuesday. Bonetti, from Bakersfield, Calif., was instrumental in the Aggies’ 132-104 win over longtime rival SMU last Saturday with an individual and relay first-place finish. Bonetti literally got the Aggies off to a […]
MOBILE, Ala. (AP) _ Alabama linebacker Ryan Anderson and a woman were arrested on a domestic violence charge involving property damage. Tuscaloosa police said in a news release on Tuesday they charged both Anderson and Sierra Nicole Patterson with third-degree domestic violence/criminal mischief. Police responded to a domestic dispute call at 11:28 p.m. on Monday […]
COLLEGE STATION, Texas – The Texas A&M softball team will start the 2015 season with a No. 24 national ranking in the preseason USA Today/NFCA Division I Softball Poll, voted on by the country’s coaches and released today. The Aggies, who ended last season with the program’s 24th trip to the NCAA tournament, finished 37-22 […]
HOUSTON (AP) _ James Harden scored a season-high 45 points as the Houston Rockets beat the Indiana Pacers 110-98 yesterday. Houston led by 10 at halftime and used a 33-point third quarter to push the lead to 20 entering the fourth. C.J. Miles had 23 points to lead the Pacers.
MEMPHIS, Tenn. (AP) _ Dirk Nowitzki scored 21 points as the Dallas Mavericks defeated the Memphis Grizzlies 103-95 yesterday. Monta Ellis led the Mavericks with 25 points and seven assists. Chandler Parsons added 15 points. Mike Conley led Memphis with 22 points.