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Texas Tech defeats Houston 38-21

Shough, Brooks lead Texas Tech to win over Houston

HOUSTON (AP) — Tyler Shough accounted for two touchdowns, Tahj Brooks rushed for 134 yards and two touchdowns, and Texas Tech beat Houston 38-21 in the season opener for both teams on Saturday night. Shough finished 17 of 24 for…

Crossroads Football Live: Week 2 games, scores

Here are the updated scores for the games in the Crossroads' area

VICTORIA, Texas - Crossroads Football Live Scores: Here is a look at the teams from Week 2 of South Texas high school football games we followed on Crossroads Football Live. Crossroads Football Live Scores: Beeville vs. Victoria West: 22-41 (FINAL)…

Hallettsville looks to bounce back after loss to Shiner

The Hallettsville offense was only able to score six points in last Friday's game

HALLETTSVILLE, Texas -- The Brahmas are coming off a disappointing outing against the Shiner Comanches last week. The Hallettsville offense was only able to muster up…

Athlete of the week: Rueben Owens

El CAMPO, Texas -- Week one of high school football is over and this week's athlete of the week is El Campo junior running back Rueben Owens II. Owens…

Industrial look to make a statement Friday against Hallettsville

The two will face off Friday in Industrial at the Snake pit

VANDERBILT, Texas -- The Industrial Cobras are just outside the top five in the class 3-A state rankings and are looking to set the tone, that they are a contender for the title this year. The Cobras are ranked number…

Texans' Shaq Lawson now with the Jets

Jets acquire edge rusher Shaq Lawson from Texans

FLORHAM PARK, N.J. (AP) — The New York Jets are replacing one sack-happy Lawson with another. Edge rusher Shaq Lawson was acquired by the Jets from the Houston Texans on Sunday for a sixth-round pick in next year’s NFL draft,…

New Orleans Saints will practice at Jerry World for a few days

Saints move practice to home of Cowboys after Ida evacuation

ARLINGTON,Texas-- The New Orleans Saints are planning to practice at the home of the Dallas Cowboys for three days this week after evacuating because of Hurricane Ida, a person with knowledge of the decision told The Associated Press on Sunday.…

Rangers defeat Astros 13-2

García slam for Rangers to avoid sweep by Astros

ARLINGTON, Texas (AP) — Adolis García hit the first grand slam by a Texas batter in almost two years and DJ Peters had a massive homer while driving in three runs as the rebuilding Rangers avoided being swept by Houston…

Jags beat Cowboys 34-14

Lawrence wraps preseason with 2 TDs, Jags beat Cowboys 34-14

ARLINGTON, Texas (AP) — Trevor Lawrence took the reps coach Urban Meyer said he needed, and now has a taste of success going into the regular season. Jacksonville’s rookie No. 1 overall pick completed 11 of 12 passes for 139…

Buccaneers beat Texans 23-16

Brady throws touchdown pass

HOUSTON (AP) — Tom Brady threw for 154 yards and a touchdown in just more than a quarter and the Tampa Bay Buccaneers got a 23-16 win over the Houston Texans on Saturday night. It was by far his most…

Astros beat rookie Rangers 5-2

Alvarez, Correa go deep in win

ARLINGTON, Texas (AP) — The Houston Astros finally have their primary lineup back together on the field. The AL West leaders also have left-hander Framber Valdez throwing strikes. Yordan Álvarez homered for the fifth time in eight games, Carlos Correa…

Crossroads Football Live: Week 1 games, scores

Here are the updated scores for the games in the Crossroads' area

VICTORIA, Texas - Crossroads Football Live Scores: Here is a look at the teams from Week 1 of South Texas high school football games we followed on Crossroads Football Live. Crossroads Football…

Red Sox defeat Rangers 8-4 in 11 innings

Shaw hits grand slam as Red Sox beat Rangers

BOSTON (AP) — Travis Shaw hit a game-ending grand slam in the 11th inning, and the Boston Red Sox beat the Texas Rangers 8-4 on Monday. Shaw, who entered as a defensive replacement in the eighth, drove a 3-2 pitch…

Mariners earn 6-3 win over Astros

Mariners score 4 in 11th to avoid sweep

HOUSTON (AP) — Ty France tied the game with a solo home run in the ninth inning and put the Seattle Mariners on top with an RBI single in the 11th before Kyle Seager belted a three-run homer in a…

Texans defeat Cowboys 20-14

QB Rush solid for Cowboys in preseason loss to Texans

ARLINGTON, Texas (AP) — Cooper Rush’s days as the backup to Dak Prescott in Dallas might not be over. Rush ended two long drives with touchdown passes while the star quarterback watched once again in the Cowboys’ 20-14 preseason loss…

Astros rout Mariners 15-1

Jones drives in career-best 4 RBIs

HOUSTON (AP) — Houston’s powerful offense got a boost with a breakout game from rookie Taylor Jones, helping the Astros to another rout of the Seattle Mariners. Jones had a career-high four RBIs and finished a single shy of the…

Rangers defeat Red Sox 10-1

Lyle’s strong start leads Rangers over sloppy Red Sox

BOSTON (AP) — Former Boston utilityman Brock Holt hit two RBI singles, and the Texas Rangers used a surprisingly strong start by Jordan Lyles to beat the sloppy Red Sox 10-1 on Saturday night. The victory snapped a four-game losing…

Two athletes medal at the Junior Olympics

Show Up and Show Out medal in two events

VICTORIA, Texas-- The Show Up and  Show Out track team out of Victoria sent ten kids to the Junior Olympics. Two of them came back with medals. Averie Barefiled got sixth place in shot-put with a throw of 38 seven-in-a-quarter.…

Titans score five touchdowns against the Blackcats

The Titans start their season against the West Colombia Roughnecks, Bay City will face Sweeny

VICTORIA, Texas -- The Victoria East Titans and Bay City Blackcats had their scrimmage at Memorial Stadium August 20th. Both teams started the scrimmage by taking turns on the offensive and defensive side of the ball. Once both teams finished…

Díaz hit in 10th propels Astros to 6-3 win over Royals

KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — Aledmys Díaz singled in the go-ahead run in the 10th inning and the Houston Astros beat the Kansas City Royals 6-3 on Thursday, avoiding a four-game sweep. Díaz finished 3-for-4 with a double and two…

Houston police are investigating Texans' DeShaun Watson accusations

FBI probing allegations tied to Texans quarterback

HOUSTON (AP) — An attorney for 22 women who have filed lawsuits accusing Houston Texans quarterback Deshaun Watson of sexual assault and harassment said Wednesday that he and some of his clients have spoken to the FBI about the case.…