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Monday, August 12th, 2013

Commentary: Is the Sun Belt a step down for the Bobcats?

Continuous seismic realignments in college athletics is the new normal. Texas State is in as good a shape as it can expect for as it begins a new season in a new 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.

Wednesday, September 22nd, 2010

Bobcats finish ninth at Arlington tourney

Texas State's men's golf team finished ninth of 20 teams at the Texas-Arlington Waterchase Invitational. Alastair Jones led the Bobcats, finishing 15th with a one-over par score in 54 holes.

Friday, September 10th, 2010

The Weekend: Legends in music, locals in football

Legendary musicians Leon Russell, Joe Ely and Fabrizio Poggi will grace the area this weekend. And there's plenty of music, theater, art and football of all varieties to go around, too.

Thursday, April 15th, 2010

Bobcats drop two at North Texas

Texas State's softball team scored only two runs in two games in Denton Wednesday, dropping both games of a double header against North Texas.

Thursday, April 8th, 2010

‘Taste of Africa’ coming to Texas State

Several universities from Texas and elsewhere will bring performers to the "Taste of Africa" event to be held Friday and Saturday at Texas State. The event will observe various aspects of African culture, including dance, fashion, drama...

Thursday, April 8th, 2010

'Taste of Africa' coming to Texas State

Several universities from Texas and elsewhere will bring performers to the "Taste of Africa" event to be held Friday and Saturday at Texas State. The event will observe various aspects of African culture, including dance, fashion, drama...

Friday, January 15th, 2010

Bobcats open track season Saturday at A&M

The Texas State men's and women's track and field teams open up the 2010 season Saturday at the Texas A&M Invitational in College Station. The afternoon session starts at 1 p.m. in the Gilliam Indoor Track Stadium,...

Friday, January 15th, 2010

Bobcats open track season Saturday at A&M

The Texas State men's and women's track and field teams open up the 2010 season Saturday at the Texas A&M Invitational in College Station. The afternoon session starts at 1 p.m. in the Gilliam Indoor Track Stadium,...

Tuesday, August 25th, 2009

Trauth says state of Texas State is strong

Texas State University President Denise Trauth told university faculty and staff Tuesday that Texas State is growing in enrollment, prestige and facilities. The university expects to welcome a record number of students when classes start Wednesday.

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