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The Baylor Bears are in the number two spot in men's college basketball

Gonzaga remains No. 1, Baylor back to No. 2 in AP Top 25

(AP)-- Gonzaga’s bid to go wire-to-wire No. 1 is in its final week. The Zags received 61 of 63 first-place votes from a media panel in The Associated Press men’s college basketball poll released Monday as they attempt to become…

UHV Jaguars defeat Ottawa 1-0

University of Houston-Victoria baseball gets the win

VICTORIA,Texas-- The UHV Jaguars baseball team took on Ottawa at Riverside Stadium. The game was scoreless until the sixth inning as it was a pitchers duel between Jaguars' Christian Garcia and Ottawa's Tanner Fallon. The Jaguars scored the only run…

Titans to host C.C. Carroll in final home game

Victoria East Titans soccer taking on C.C. Carroll

VICTORIA,Texas-- The Victoria East Titans boys soccer team is playing their last home game Monday night at 6 p.m. against district opponent Corpus Christi Carroll at Memorial Stadium Frost Bank Field. The Titans have improved to an overall record of…

Houston Cougars defeat Memphis with a buzzer beater

Mark’s long 3-pointer at buzzer lifts Houston to 67-64 win

HOUSTON (AP) — Tramon Mark hit a long 3-pointer as time expired to give No. 9 Houston a 67-64 win over Memphis on Sunday. After Memphis had tied it with 1.7 seconds left, Marcus Sasser threw the ball to midcourt…

Dave Campbell's Texas Football reports Brahmas faced second toughest opponents

Hallettsville Brahmas had a tough schedule last season

HALLETTSVILLE,Texas--Hallettsville football was the 3-A Division State finalist last year. Dave Campbell's Texas football reports the Brahmas also had the second toughest schedule in the state in 2020. Hallettsville's opponents had a 71 percent winning percentage last year. The Brahmas…

Victoria College Pirates men's basketball get the win at home

VC Pirates defeat Jacksonville College 88-80

VICTORIA,Texas--The Victoria College men's basketball team hosted Jacksonville College. The Pirates led the at the half 42-37 and would win the game 88-80 behind leading scorer Miles Macadory who scored 25 points. The Pirates will take on Lamar State College…

UHV women's and men's soccer teams took on Jarvis Christian University

Jaguars hosted Jarvis Christian University

VICTORIA,Texas-- The University of Houston Victoria women's soccer team had a match Saturday against Jarvis Christian University. The Jaguars lost 2-1. Kiki Hinajosa scored the only goal for UHV in the 30 minute mark of the match. They were up…

Texas High School Women's Powerlifting Regionals

The Texas High School Womens Powerlifting Association Championship at Bert Ogden Arena

VICTORIA,Texas--The Texas High School Women's Powerlifting Association 5-A Region 5 Division 1 Championship took place today at Bert Ogden Arena in Edinburg. Women lifters from all around the state who qualified for regional's showed up to the event. Christen Hernandez…

Titans take on Ricebirds at El Campo

Victoria East Titans take 5th place in the track meet

VICTORIA,Texas-- The Victoria East track team competed against the El Campo Ricebirds at Ricebird Stadium on Friday. The Titans team came in 5th place. Brandalynn Rice who was Athlete of the Week in basketball a few weeks ago, placed first…

Victoria College adding Cross Country beginning Fall 2021

Victoria College Pirates will have cross country in their sports program

VICTORIA,Texas-- A new Fall sport is added to the Victoria College Pirates athletics program. Victoria College announced that they will add men’s and women’s cross country running teams  beginning of the Fall of the 2021 season. Athletic Director Josh Moore…

Baylor Bears defeat Oklahoma State

Big 12 champ No. 3 Baylor beats No. 17 Oklahoma State 81-70

WACO, Texas (AP) — Jared Butler and No. 3 Baylor certainly seem to be getting their legs back after a three-week stretch when the Bears couldn’t play any games games because of COVID-19 issues in the program. Two days after…

Texas A&M opens SEC tourney with a win

No. 2 Texas A&M beats LSU 77-58 to open SEC Tourney

GREENVILLE, S.C. (AP) — Texas A&M coach Gary Blair expected a letdown when his second-ranked Aggies opened the SEC Tournament after clinching their first regular-season league title this past Sunday. He also expected his deep, talented group to play their…

Houston Astros are eight pitchers short due to COVID-19 protocols

Astros minus 8 pitchers because of coronavirus protocols

WEST PALM BEACH, Fla. (AP) — The Houston Astros are minus eight pitchers because of COVID-19 protocols, but general manager James Click said there were no plans to pause activity at the team’s spring training camp. Manager Dusty Baker said…

Mavericks Luka Doncic misses game against OKC

Mavs star Doncic sits out against Thunder with back issue

DALLAS (AP) — Dallas Mavericks star Luka Doncic sat out a victory over Oklahoma City on Wednesday night, sidelined by lower back tightness that coach Rick Carlisle said shouldn’t cost him his second All-Star appearance this weekend. Doncic showed up…

James Hardens return to Houston

James Harden has triple-double in Houston return, Nets roll

HOUSTON (AP) — James Harden had a triple-double with 29 points, 10 rebounds and 14 assists in the first meeting with his former Houston teammates and the Brooklyn Nets won 132-114 on Wednesday night to hand the Rockets their 13th…

Mavericks Luka Doncic ruled out against OKC Thunder

Mavs star Doncic ruled out against Thunder with back issue

DALLAS (AP) — Dallas Mavericks star Luka Doncic was ruled out against Oklahoma City on Wednesday night, sidelined by lower back tightness that coach Rick Carlisle said shouldn’t cost him his second All-Star appearance this weekend. Doncic showed up on…

Baylor Bears clinch Big 12 title with win

No. 3 Baylor clinches B12 title in OT, 94-89 over No. 6 WVU

MORGANTOWN, W.Va. (AP) — Coach Scott Drew jumped on Mark Vital’s back after Baylor clinched the Big 12 championship, pointed a finger to the sky, then raced off the court ahead of his players to prepare for an even more…

The NIT to take place in Texas

NIT moves 2021 event to Texas, interrupting 83-year NY run

DALLAS (AP) — The NIT is moving the entire 2021 event to Texas, taking the semifinals and championship game out of New York’s Madison Square Garden for the first time in the 83-year history of college basketball’s oldest postseason tournament.…

The Spurs go down to the Nets in overtime

Harden’s triple-double helps Nets escape in OT against Spurs

SAN ANTONIO (AP) — While Kevin Durant has to sit down, James Harden keeps stepping up. Harden had 30 points, 15 assists and 14 rebounds and the Brooklyn Nets overcame a collapse in the final seconds of regulation to beat…

Texas A&M Aggies rank number two in women's basketball

Aggies reach best-ever ranking of No. 2 in women’s AP Top 25

(AP) Texas A&M moved up to No. 2, its highest ranking ever in The Associated Press women’s college basketball poll, a day after winning its first Southeastern Conference regular-season title. The Aggies (22-1) beat then-No. 5 South Carolina on Sunday…

Texas A&M Aggies win the SEC title

No. 3 A&M beats No. 5 South Carolina 65-57 for SEC title

COLLEGE STATION, Texas (AP) — The third-ranked Texas A&M Aggies have insisted all year that they should be considered one of the nation’s best teams. When given the chance to shine against another top-5 team on Sunday, they proved it.…

The West Warriors are headed to the basketball semifinals

Victoria West Warriors defeat Rowe 53-31

VICTORIA,Texas-- It was a battle of the Warriors last night as the Victoria West Warriors faced the Rowe Warriors in the quarterfinals of the playoffs. West would come out on fire hitting two back to back three pointers, forcing the…