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Wednesday, August 12th, 2015

Texas State’s Teis appointed to new NCAA Division I Council

Texas State University athletics director Larry Teis has been selected by the NCAA Board of Directors to serve as the Sun Belt Conference representative on the newly-formed NCAA Division I Council.

Tuesday, December 31st, 2013

Too few bowl games?

IN BOBCAT MAGAZINE: Probably, this isn't the festive holiday season that Sun Belt Conference officials anticipated. The league succeeded this season at making seven of its eight football teams, including Texas State, bowl eligible. However, only two...

Saturday, November 23rd, 2013

Long journey for Bobcat senior class comes to huge game

Texas State football fans may or may not remember these years of transition into bowl-level football. But this senior class of football players appearing at Bobcat Stadium for the last time Saturday is stamped by the transition,...

Saturday, November 2nd, 2013

Bobcats carry Sun Belt hopes to Idaho

Being a conference commissioner must have its moments. You can't play favorites. You have to love all your schools equally. It turns out, though, that what's good for all the schools isn't necessarily good for the conference,...

Monday, April 30th, 2012

Texas State to defect to Sun Belt as WAC unravels

Multiple sources have confirmed to BobcatReport.com and the San Marcos Mercury that Texas State University will join the Sun Belt Conference for the 2013 season after a brief layover with the Western Athletic Conference this fall.

Monday, November 22nd, 2010

Bobcats relieve Wright of football coaching duties

Texas State fired head football coach Brad Wright Monday with two years remaining on a three-year contract. Wright was 23-23 in four years. Texas State immediately began a nationwide search for a football coach to lead the...

Thursday, November 11th, 2010

It's official: Texas State goes to the WAC in 2012

The Western Athletic Conference (WAC) formally invited Texas State to join its ranks Thursday, meaning the Bobcats are on their way to playing top level college football in 2012. "In two years, we'll be playing FBS football...

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