NFL creates Sportsmanship Award for players

NEW YORK (AP) — The NFL has created a Sportsmanship Award that will be voted on by the players and presented to the winner on the eve of the Super Bowl. The award will be part of the NFL Honors show in which The Associated Press presents its major league awards, including MVP and Coach of the Year. A player "who best demonstrates the q…

2 Oklahoma St players arrested for intoxication

STILLWATER, Okla. (AP) — Two Oklahoma State football players were arrested over the weekend on complaints of public intoxication.

No. 15 Navarro defeats No. 11 TJC, 58-45

CORSICANA — Tyler Junior College saw its six-game winning streak come to an end on a breezy Saturday afternoon at the home of fruitcakes and the Collin Street Bakery. It was a game nuttier than a fruitcake as the No.

Lee Wrap: Red Raiders on short end of 11-6A shootout

Robert E. Lee was on the wrong side of the record books Friday against Garland, but could’ve ended up on the right side of the scoreline.

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NFL creates Sportsmanship Award for players

NEW YORK (AP) — The NFL has created a Sportsmanship Award that will be voted on by the players and presented to the winner on the eve of the Super Bowl. The award will be part of the NFL Honors…

21 October 2014 [12:10 PM]
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2 Oklahoma St players arrested for intoxication

STILLWATER, Okla. (AP) — Two Oklahoma State football players were arrested over the weekend on complaints of public intoxication. A Stillwater police arrest report indicates that sophomore receiver Jhajuan Seales and freshman cornerback Juwan Offray were taken into custody early…

21 October 2014 [11:55 AM]
UT Tyler soccer stops Hardin-Simmons' historic streak

ABILENE — Not since the year 2000 had the Hardin-Simmons Cowgirls lost an American Southwest Conference soccer match, but that streak ended on Saturday as the UT Tyler Patriots handed HSU a 1-0 loss. Senior Lindsey Halbrook scored the wonder-goal…

19 October 2014 [11:26 PM]
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Richland stops Apaches

Visible signs of frustration were on the pitch as the clock wound down at the Pat Hartley Soccer Complex on Sunday afternoon. The Richland College Thunderducks scored their second victory of the season over No. 5 Tyler Junior College, shutting…

19 October 2014 [11:16 PM]
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No. 15 Navarro defeats No. 11 TJC, 58-45

CORSICANA — Tyler Junior College saw its six-game winning streak come to an end on a breezy Saturday afternoon at the home of fruitcakes and the Collin Street Bakery. It was a game nuttier than a fruitcake as the No.…

19 October 2014 [12:04 AM]
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Week 8 East Texas Honor Roll

All-Around Hunter Anderson, Harmony: The Eagles playmaker finished with 11 tackles on defense and a caused a fumble. He also blocked a kick on special teams. Martin Guzman, Bishop Gorman: The Crusaders junior finished with eight tackles on defense and…

18 October 2014 [11:54 PM]
Texas College falls to 0-7 with 62-6 loss

JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. — Morris Henderson ran for 222 yards and four touchdowns as Lincoln routed Texas College 62-6, sending the Steers to their seventh straight loss of the season. The Blue Tigers (1-5) led 35-0 at halftime to pick…

18 October 2014 [11:16 PM]
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Lee Wrap: Red Raiders on short end of 11-6A shootout

Robert E. Lee was on the wrong side of the record books Friday against Garland, but could’ve ended up on the right side of the scoreline. Only no one was able to latch on to an onside kick that was…

18 October 2014 [10:31 PM]
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JT Wrap: Lions must rebound from district setback

John Tyler (5-2, 3-1) played a second straight top-10 battle that came down to the final kick, falling 30-27 to Ennis on Friday. After going three years without a district loss, JT has lost district games in back-to-back years. The…

18 October 2014 [10:18 PM]
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Gorman dominates TAPPS 2-4A cross country

DALLAS — Bishop Gorman boys and girls won the TAPPS 2-4A cross country championship on Thursday at Norbuck Park. Sharon Kariampuza finished the 2-mile race in 12 minutes, 47 seconds to place second individually to lead the Lady Crusaders to…

18 October 2014 [10:14 PM]
Patriots beat Howard Payne

BROWNWOOD — After one win in the last seven matches, the UT Tyler men's soccer team picked up a crucial 3-0 win over Howard Payne in American Southwest Conference action on Friday afternoon. The Patriots (6-2-4, 2-2-2) and Howard Payne…

18 October 2014 [02:16 AM]
Patriot women extend unbeaten streak

BROWNWOOD — The No. 21 ranked UT Tyler women’s soccer team extended its unbeaten streak to nine games, defeating American Southwest Conference opponent Howard Payne 3-0 on Friday. The Patriots recorded their ninth shutout of the season. UT Tyler (9-1-1,…

18 October 2014 [02:14 AM]
Walker, Smith help Pleasant Grove stop Spring Hill

TEXARKANA — DeVuntay Walker ran for 192 yards and two touchdowns and Jacob Smith had two late interceptions to snuff out a Spring Hill rally and Pleasant Grove took a big step toward the playoffs with a 38-20 win Friday…

18 October 2014 [02:08 AM]
TJC men, women pick up soccer victories

The Tyler Junior College soccer teams swept a doubleheader on Friday at Pat Hartley Soccer Complex. In the first game, the No. 2 Tyler Junior College Apache Ladies downed No. 4 Eastern Florida State College, 3-2. The Apaches, ranked No.…

18 October 2014 [01:55 AM]
Brooks throws Tatum past Center, 46-6

TATUM — Chaston Brooks tossed three second-half touchdown passes and the Tatum Eagles pulled away from the Center Roughriders en route to a 46-6 win on Friday. Brooks scored on a 1-yard run late in the first quarter to put…

18 October 2014 [01:54 AM]
HS Volleyball Roundup: Lee stops slide with win over Garland

Robert E. Lee made quick work of Garland winning in sweep fashion Friday at REL Varsity Gymnasium. The Lady Raiders won 25-13, 25-9, 25-6 to end a three-game skid and put themselves back in the postseason conversation. The victory moves…

18 October 2014 [01:54 AM]
Jefferson crushes Quitman, 65-0

JEFFERSON — Quitman Bulldogs lost seven fumbles in route to a 65-0 loss to Jefferson Bulldogs in District 8-3A Division 1 play Friday. P.J. Laster rushed for three touchdowns and passed for another as Jefferson improved to 5-2 and 1-1.…

18 October 2014 [01:53 AM]
Mount Vernon blanks Winnsboro, 7-0

WINNSBORO — Mount Vernon blanked Winnsboro 7-0 in a defensive standoff Friday. Mount Vernon (1-6, 1-1) went into the District 7-3A Division I contest in last place but pulled off an upset against the Red Raiders, who entered tied…

18 October 2014 [01:52 AM]
Marshall spoils Greenville's homecoming, 42-17

GREENVILLE — The Marshall Mavericks accomplished what they set out to do and spoiled the Greenville Lions’ homecoming by defeating the Lions 42-17 on Friday. The win advances Marshall’s record to 4-3 overall and 2-2 in District 15-5A. Marshall outgained…

18 October 2014 [01:50 AM]
Lobos get past Texas High, 38-20

TEXARKANA — Once again, Longview got off to a hot start Friday night in Texarkana. But it was a hot finish that lifted the Lobos to a 38-20 win over Texas High in a battle of district unbeatens at Tiger…

18 October 2014 [01:49 AM]
TJC sweeps soccer DH

The Tyler Junior College soccer teams swept a doubleheader on Friday at Pat Hartley Soccer Complex. In the first game, the No. 2 Tyler Junior College Apache Ladies downed No. 4 Eastern Florida State College, 3-2. The Apaches, ranked No.…

18 October 2014 [01:49 AM]
Leverett's Chapel topples Campbell, 36-20

LAIRD HILL — In a battle between two district leaders, Leverett’s Chapel knocked off Campbell 36-20 in six-man action Friday. The Lions, who went into the game 5-1 but have yet to play a District 16-1A Division I game, started…

18 October 2014 [01:48 AM]
Perkins helps Mineola top Harmony, 21-10

HARMONY — Chantz Perkins scored on three short runs, and the Mineola Yellowjackets improved to 2-0 in district play (3-3 overall) with a 21-10 win over the Harmony Eagles on Friday. After a scoreless first quarter, Perkins scored 25 seconds…

18 October 2014 [01:46 AM]
Lufkin cruises past Lindale, 63-28

LINDALE — The Lufkin Panthers put their road woes behind them with a 63-28 win Friday over the Lindale Eagles in District 16-5A action. Steven Sowell rushed for 125 yards and three TDs to lead the Panthers’ ground attack. Trey…

18 October 2014 [01:44 AM]
Bullard evens district mark, wins 42-7

NEVADA — Brentavian Henderson’s two first-quarter TDs were all the scoring Bullard needed, but the Panthers tacked on 28 more points for good measure in a 42-7 win over Nevada Community on Friday night. Henderson score on runs of 1…

18 October 2014 [01:42 AM]
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Gladewater takes care of Atlanta, 36-14

ATLANTA — Gladewater overcame a 14-0 first-quarter deficit to score 36 unanswered points and defeat Atlanta 36-14 on Friday at Rabbit Stadium. Gladewater (6-1, 2-0) takes control of the District 4A Division II having now defeated two of the top…

18 October 2014 [01:41 AM]
Buckeyes win home opener 70-0

GILMER — The carnival attractions at the East Texas Yamboree were supposedly twirling blocks away from Buckeye Stadium on Friday night, but the Canton Eagles still got taken for a ravaging ride by the Gilmer Buckeyes. Unvanquished Gilmer, led by…

18 October 2014 [01:41 AM]