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Thursday, April 4th, 2013

Video: Danny Kaspar press conference at Texas State

“I consider myself a teacher first and a coach second. All of us can improve whatever we are committed to doing, whether it be sports or art or music — whatever our love in life is. You just have to open up your mind and let yourself get better. If we ever stop improving, it's time to...

Thursday, April 4th, 2013

Updated: Danny Kaspar named Texas State basketball coach

Texas State officials were more exuberant — more so even than their job descriptions demand at institutional celebrations — on Thursday as they announced Danny Kaspar as the new men’s basketball coach at a hastily called press...

Monday, July 6th, 2009

Rencher joins Texas State as hoops assistant

Terrence Rencher, the all-time basketball scoring leader at the University of Texas, is coming to Texas State as an assistant coach.

Saturday, July 4th, 2009

Former Texas standout guard named Bobcat assistant coach

Terrence Rencher comes to Texas State after serving as a graduate assistant coach at Saint Louis under Rick Majerus in 2008-09.

Wednesday, June 10th, 2009

Davalos tabs Flaska as assistant

Rob Flaska, who has 26 years of collegiate coaching experience, is joining Doug Davalos' men's basketball staff at Texas State.

Sunday, April 5th, 2009

Texas State basketball banquet on April 20

Texas State will hold its awards banquet for its men's and women's basketball teams on April 20 in the San-N-Pac Room at Bobcat Stadium.

Sunday, March 8th, 2009

One in, one out as basketball season ends

The Texas State men's basketball team is in the Southland Conference Tournament, despite a loss at Sam Houston State to end the regular season Saturday. Meanwhile, the women's team will miss the league tournament for the first...

Sunday, March 1st, 2009

One week left, playoffs at stake

With two games remaining in the season, both Texas State basketball teams remain barely in playoff position after the men beat Northwestern State at home Saturday, while the women lost at Northwestern State.

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.