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Friday, November 5th, 2010

The Weekend: The dark end of daylight savings

The city's salute to Veterans Day will feature a parade and the traditional free biscuits and gravy breakfast on Saturday. There's also music, market days and a Dia De Los Muetos Festival. Ah, autumn!

Thursday, April 1st, 2010

Bobcat softball falls at Texas

After pounding Texas ace pitcher Blaire Luna in San Marcos last week, the Texas State softball team couldn't touch Luna in Austin Wednesday night and lost, 8-0.

Tuesday, November 10th, 2009

Calhoun wins league honor

Texas State middle blocker Amber Calhoun was named the Southland Conference Volleyball Defensive Player of the Week Monday by the league office.

Monday, November 9th, 2009

Texas State moves back into Top 25

The Texas State football team is ranked 25th in this week’s NCAA Division I Football Championship Subdivision weekly polls by the division coaches and The Sports Network following their 27-24 upset win at No. 19 Central Arkansas...

Wednesday, September 30th, 2009

Curry ties for SLC soccer honor

The Southland Conference has named Texas State soccer player Britney Curry the co-offensive Player of the Week after matching the school's career record in goals.

Wednesday, November 12th, 2008

League gives boost
to Texas State football

The Southland Conference's decision this week to not award its football championship to Central Arkansas makes the crown more accessible to Texas State, which would be a feather in the university's cap as it tries to win...

Monday, September 8th, 2008

TSU’s Luke named SLC offensive player of the week

Texas State wide receiver Cameron Luke won Southland Conference Offensive Player of the Week Monday after his three-touchdown, 121-yard performance last Saturday night against Southern Methodist.

Wednesday, May 7th, 2008

Three Texas State teams fall short on APR

Texas State received immediate athletic scholarship penalties resulting from the NCAA's new Academic Progress Ratings (APR). However, Texas State took some of those penalties this year and isn't alone among Southland Conference schools in losing athletic scholarships.

Sunday, April 20th, 2008

Bats bring Bobcats baseball streak to five

Scoring 68 runs in their last seven games and winning five straight, the Texas State baseball team kept it going Sunday with an 11-5 win over Central Arkansas at Bobcat Field, capping a three-game sweep during which...