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Friday, January 7th, 2011

Full circle, Franchione lands at Texas State

Texas State went for the good story when it introduced Dennis Franchione as the new football coach Friday. As the man charged with leading the Bobcats into the Western Athletic Conference, Franchione will attempt to revive his coaching career by taking his old grounds to new heights.

Friday, January 7th, 2011

Bobcats to name football coach, reports say it's Franchione

Texas State has announced a Friday afternoon press conference to name a new football coach. Reports say it's Dennis Franchione, who coached at New Mexico, Texas Christian, Alabama and Texas A&M after posting winning records with the...

Tuesday, October 12th, 2010

Bobcats win first home match in a month

Playing at home for the first time in almost a month, the Texas State volleyball team beat Northwestern State in three games Saturday at Strahan Coliseum. The Bobcats are 4-2 in the Southland Conference with a match...

Tuesday, September 14th, 2010

Bobcats win as Calhoun returns

Texas State's volleyball team has won four of its last five matches, including a second-place finish in the CenturyLink Premier and a three-game sweep Monday night against Texas-Pan American. Amber Calhoun, who returned to the starting lineup...

Wednesday, September 8th, 2010

Chisum claims 700th victory

Texas State's volleyball team swept through three games Tuesday night at Strahan Coliseum against Prairie View A&M, bringing head coach Karen Chisum her 700th career victory.

Monday, May 10th, 2010

Bobcats finish 22nd at west regional golf meet

The Texas State women's golf team finished 22nd at the NCAA West Regional during the weekend, but returns all of its starters next season.

Tuesday, October 14th, 2008

Points: Can Horns hold No. 1?

Unlike 2005, when the Texas Longhorns moved into position for the national championship game after beating Oklahoma, the Horns actually face a tough schedule on the way to this year's big game.