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Ty Gough

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.

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, January 14th, 2009

Bobcats blasted in first league road game

In its first league road test after running a five-game winning streak at Strahan Coliseum, the Texas State men's basketball team absorbed a brutal beating, 89-64, Wednesday night at Texas A&M-Corpus Christi.

Friday, January 9th, 2009

Bobcats to open league slate with hot hand

Opening its Southland Conference schedule at 4 p.m. Saturday against Texas-Arlington at Strahan Coliseum, the Texas State men's basketball team has won four straight, kept six opponents to fewer than 70 points and ranks third nationally by...

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, December 4th, 2008

Bobcats sharpen up in easy men’s buckets win

Looking much sharper than in its home opener two weeks earlier, the Texas State men's basketball team flashed good enough defense to hold its hat in a 110-65 win against Southwestern Assemblies of God Wednesday night at...

Monday, December 1st, 2008

Texas State men lose two cage tilts in Rockies

The Texas State men's basketball team will return home Wednesday with a 2-3 record after losing twice last week in the Rocky Mountains.

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.