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Thursday, July 12th, 2012

ESPN3 to broadcast Sun Belt media day

For the first time, part of the Sun Belt Conference's media day will be carried on ESPN3, the sports network's internet video streaming pla

Monday, June 25th, 2012

Texas State, Tech game won’t air on Longhorn Network

A Sept. 8 football game between Texas State and Texas Tech will air on ESPN3, Western Athletic Conference officials said today. The announcement seemingly sidesteps a threat from Texas Tech athletic brass, reported in the San Marcos...

Friday, July 30th, 2010

The Weekend: The play's the thing, and music, too

There's more theater around here this weekend than you can shake a spear at, and don't forget the stellar music and art openings, too.

Thursday, July 22nd, 2010

Kenney nominated for 'Good Works' team

Texas State center Steven Kenney has been nominated for the Good Works Football team, a national honor recognizing community service by Allstate Insurance and the American Football Coaches Association.

Wednesday, February 3rd, 2010

Bobcats ink 12 on football signing day

By Wednesday's national signing day for college football recruits, Texas State had only 12 scholarships to offer. So, the Bobcats signed a small class Wednesday, but head coach Brad Wright hopes the group will fill in gaps...

Tuesday, August 18th, 2009

Bobcats design new logo

The athletic department at Texas State has refined its logo to make it more efficient, versatile and easily recognizable.

Wednesday, November 26th, 2008

The Devil’s Clack Dish: Fun, or not, with special effects

Some of the special effects in television and movies are a bit disturbing. Especially the low-tech special effects.

Monday, January 21st, 2008

Coming soon: a real Super Bowl

Remember the old days, when Super Bowl hype over-matched the actual game? This year's Super Bowl might take us back.