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Corey Jefferson

Friday, November 13th, 2009

Bobcats open men's hoop season Friday night

Doug Davalos enters his fourth year as the men's basketball coach at Texas State looking for his first winning season. That quest will begin Friday night (7 p.m.), when the Bobcats open their 2009-10 season at Strahan Coliseum against Howard Payne.

Monday, February 23rd, 2009

Both Bobcat bucket teams win, stay alive

Both Texas State basketball teams beat Nicholls State Saturday, leaving each hanging on to qualifying position for the Southland Conference Tournament.

Sunday, February 1st, 2009

Bobcat basketball teams split against UTA

The Texas State men's basketball team moved back into conference playoff contention with a win Saturday at Texas-Arlington, its first road win of the season. Meanwhile, the women's team lost its fourth straight game and fell two...

Saturday, January 17th, 2009

Bobcats drop second straight on road

With another road loss Saturday afternoon, the Texas State men's basketball team is 1-2 in the Southland Conference with two home games coming up this week.

Wednesday, December 17th, 2008

Missed lay-ups doom Bobcats

Missing more than half of their second-half lay-ups and benching key seniors during key stretches, the Texas State men's basketball team lost its first home game against a Division I opponent Monday night, 85-81 to New Orleans.

Thursday, November 20th, 2008

Bobcats need inside improvement in men’s basketball

The Texas State men's basketball team smeared an under-manned Huston-Tillotson team in Wednesday night's home opener, 104-81, but still demonstrated it will need to play much better inside to qualify for the conference tournament in March.

Wednesday, October 22nd, 2008

Davalos hopes basement prediction ticks off Texas State hoop squad

Now that the Southland Conference men's basketball coaches have picked Texas State to finish last in the West Division, Bobcats coach Doug Davalos wants to see his experienced squad respond.