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Monday, December 21st, 2009

George named league student-athlete of year

Texas State quarterback Bradley George was named the Capital One Bank/Southland Conference Football Student-Athlete of the Year, the league office announced Monday in conjunction with the release of the All-Academic Football Team.

Tuesday, November 24th, 2009

George named league's best offensive player

How does a player win Offensive Player of the Year in his conference, yet wind up honorable mention on the all-conference team? It can only happen in the quarterback-heavy Southland Conference, where Texas State quarterback Bradley George...

Friday, November 20th, 2009

Bobcats look to send off seniors with win

The Texas State football team no longer has a chance at the playoffs, but could conceivably finish in the three-way tie for the league championship. The Bobcats end their season Saturday at Bobcat Stadium against rival Sam...

Monday, November 9th, 2009

Bobcats set scene with win at Central Arkansas

Texas State's muscular 27-24 win at Central Arkansas Saturday sets up a huge weekend coming up in the Southland Conference football race, where the Bobcats, McNeese State, Stephen F. Austin and Southeastern Louisiana are tied for first...

Saturday, October 31st, 2009

Defense, George carry Bobcats past SFA

The Texas State defense shut down Stephen F. Austin's prolific offense, while Texas State quarterback Bradley George threw for 324 yards and four touchdowns Saturday afternoon, leading the Bobcats to an unquestionable 28-7 win against Stephen F....

Wednesday, September 9th, 2009

Bobcats move up in football polls

A 48-28 opening win against Division II Angelo State at home helped Texas State's football team a little bit in national rankings announced this week. The Bobcats moved up to No. 19 in both the FCS coaches...

Sunday, September 6th, 2009

Bobcats start strong, cruise to win opener

The Texas State football team turned in a solid opener for a 48-28 win against Angelo State Saturday night, but it wasn't without its flaws. Bobcats head coach Brad Wright (above), said the problems will be fixed.

Monday, August 10th, 2009

Bobcats begin practice with continuity, hope

The goal for Texas State's football program isn't merely to win this year, but to win every year. Thus, continuity is a strong suit, and a new twist, as the Bobcats start drills this week in their...

Sunday, August 31st, 2008

Bobcats win opener with fourth quarter rally

The Texas State Bobcats turned in a wobbly opener Saturday night, but rallied for a 21-14 win against Angelo State with two fourth quarter touchdowns.

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