Houston Chronicle reports Sumlin to be fired after LSU game

COLLEGE STATION - Texas A&M coach Kevin Sumlin will be fired following the Aggies’ regular-season finale at LSU on Saturday night, multiple people with knowledge of the situation told the Houston Chronicle. Sumlin is expected to be dismissed in the day or days following the A&M game against the Tigers. The Aggies are a double-digit underdog to…

Campbell, Ryan, Olajuwon (34s) to be honored

Earl Campbell, along with other legendary Houston sports standouts who wore No. 34, will be honored at the inaugural Houston Sports Awards on Feb. 8 in Houston, the Harris County-Houston Sports Authority announced on Tuesday. Houston Oilers’ Earl Campbell, Houston Astros’ Nolan Ryan and Houston Rockets’ Hakeem Olajuwon all wore No. 34 and

East Texas High School Football Playoff Pairings

Class 6A Division I Region II Bi-District Round Coppell 37, Rowlett 6 Mesquite Horn 45, Conroe Oak Ridge 24 Round Rock Cedar Ridge 63, Austin Akins 14 Klein Oak 23, Aldine Davis 20 Garland Sachse 49, Richardson Lake Highlands 28 Rockwall 23, The Woodlands 7 Pflugerville Hendrickson 44, Austin Bowie 21 Klein 10, Spring 7 Area Round

Pine Springs Toy Drive set for Dec. 9

The First Pine Springs Christmas Toy Drive Golf Tournament is scheduled for Dec. 9 at Pine Springs Golf Club, 5630 Pine Springs Road, Tyler, 75708, Randy Wade, director of golf, announced. The tournament is a two-person scramble with a 10 a.m. shotgun start. Tournament cost is $75 and a new unwrapped toy per person. Wade said the toys will go

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Rhett Parker intercepts yet another pass from the Lions
Another touchdown for John Tyler
Tabias Marshall runs in a touchdown for the JT Lions
Chance Amie runs across the field for a Lee touchdown
Rhett Parker intercepts a John Tyler pass
Devlen Woods blows past the defense for a JT touchdown
John Tyler's Frankie Sanchez kicks in a field goal
John Tyler's Keandre Ray dives for a first down pass
Te'vion Massey runs the ball deep downfield for a Lee first down
Chance Amie breezes in for a Red Raider touchdown
Ladarious Wickware rushes for another Red Raider touchdown
Ladarius Wickware brings it in for a Lee touchdown
Grace Cougars #22 Uchenna Uduma Spurts Through a Hole in the Defense for a Touchdown
TK Gorman #6 Tyler Hobbs Stays One Step Ahead of the Defense to Score
TK Gorman #6 Tyler Hobbs Catches in the End Zone right as the First Half Ends
Grace Cougars Convert on Fourth Down and Goal Right Before Halftime
Grace Cougars Quarterback Has a Comfortable Run Up the Sideline to Score
TK Gorman #11 Dozie Ifeadi Gets Another Long Pass Touchdown
Grace Cougars #14 Quarterback Sneaks up the Field 50 Yards to Keep Grace in the Game
TK Gorman #11 Dozie Ifeadi Ups the Pressure with a 70 plus Yard Touchdown
TK Gorman #7 Isaiah Haggerty Responds to Grace with a 59 yard Touchdown
Grace Cougars #5 Cole Reed Opens the Scoring With a Touchdown Reception Against Gorman
#2 Michael Givens Catches And Gains Significant Yardage
#28 Martrevious Allison Dashes In For Touchdown
Ladarius Wickware breezes in for a Red Raider Touchdown
Chance Amie dives to score another Lee TD
Mesquites Carlos Aguilar breaks into the Red Zone and scores
Chance Amie cuts through Mequites defense and scores
Marquis Gray goes deep for a Lee touchdown
Chance Amie brings in another touchdown for the Red Raiders

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High School Football Leaders (Regular Season)

HIGH SCHOOL FOOTBALL LEADERS (Final Regular Season) Team Offense G Rush Pass Tot Avg Big Sandy 10 3529 1838 5367 536.7 Gilmer 10 2485 2882 5367 536.7 Harmony 10 4174 744 4918 491.8 Grace Community 10…

21 November 2017 [08:45 PM]
John Tyler runs past Palestine

RONNY CHRISTIE Sports Correspondent John Tyler used a 16-2 run in the final 2:45 of the third quarter to turn what had been a close game into a runaway 73-56 victory over Palestine Tuesday afternoon at the Lions Den.…

21 November 2017 [08:16 PM]
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Houston Chronicle reports Sumlin to be fired after LSU game

COLLEGE STATION - Texas A&M coach Kevin Sumlin will be fired following the Aggies’ regular-season finale at LSU on Saturday night, multiple people with knowledge of the situation told the Houston Chronicle. Sumlin is expected to be dismissed…

21 November 2017 [06:18 PM]
McCown coaches military squads in flag football

NEW YORK (AP) - Josh McCown, the former Jacksonville Indian, has some big-time red, white and blue bragging rights on Demario Davis. The New York Jets teammates put their pads aside and served as opposing coaches for an eight-on-eight flag…

21 November 2017 [06:03 PM]
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Campbell, Ryan, Olajuwon (34s) to be honored

Earl Campbell, along with other legendary Houston sports standouts who wore No. 34, will be honored at the inaugural Houston Sports Awards on Feb. 8 in Houston, the Harris County-Houston Sports Authority announced on…

21 November 2017 [04:38 PM]
UNT QB Fine wins Earl Campbell Tyler Rose weekly honor

Everything is just fine with University of North Texas football, especially with quarterback Mason Fine at the helm. The sophomore quarterback put on another fine performance on Saturday, earning The Earl Campbell Tyler Rose Award National Player of the Week…

21 November 2017 [04:05 PM]
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Boys Hoops: Tyler Lee drain 10 3-pointers, defeat Lufkin, 73-63

LUFKIN -Tyler Lee connected on 10 3-pointers to grab its second win in a row, 73-63 over Lufkin, Monday afternoon at Lufkin High School. Devin Johnson and Connor Carlyle combined for eight of those treys as Lee raised its record…

20 November 2017 [10:21 PM]
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Girls Hoops: Bowie, Tyler Lee secure road win at Lufkin, 52-30

LUFKIN -Tyler Lee senior Ja’Kayla Bowie scored 17 points, going 12 for 12 from the free-throw line in the second half to lead the Lady Raiders past Lufkin 52-30 Monday afternoon at Lufkin High School. It was Lufkin’s first loss…

20 November 2017 [10:17 PM]
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Pine Springs Toy Drive set for Dec. 9

The First Pine Springs Christmas Toy Drive Golf Tournament is scheduled for Dec. 9 at Pine Springs Golf Club, 5630 Pine Springs Road, Tyler, 75708, Randy Wade, director of golf, announced. The…

20 November 2017 [08:25 PM]
Chapel Hill stops Texas High

Cade Williams hit the go-ahead bucket with 45 seconds on the clock and the Chapel Hill Bulldogs held off Texas High for an 84-82 victory Monday night at Wagstaff Gymnasium. The Bulldogs had trailed since the second quarter and outscored…

20 November 2017 [08:15 PM]
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East Texas High School Football Playoff Pairings

Class 6A Division I Region II Bi-District Round Coppell 37, Rowlett 6 Mesquite Horn 45, Conroe Oak Ridge 24 Round Rock Cedar Ridge 63, Austin Akins 14 Klein Oak 23, Aldine Davis 20 Garland Sachse 49, Richardson Lake Highlands 28…

20 November 2017 [06:06 PM]
TJC's Butler enjoying life in the Twin Cities

DALLAS - On Friday night, Jimmy Butler made his first trip to Dallas with his new team, the Minnesota Timberwolves. Butler scored a game-high 21 points and added eight rebounds as the T-Wolves handed the Mavericks a 111-87 defeat at…

20 November 2017 [06:04 PM]
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All Saints wins Brentwood Tournament

AUSTIN - The All Saints Trojans won the Austin Brentwood Basketball Invitational on Saturday in Austin. All Saints scored wins over Katy Faith West (81-44), Austin St. Dominic Savio (74-54) and Brentwood Christian (67-39 in the championship game).…

19 November 2017 [05:04 PM]
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Perfect Day: TJC wins two national soccer titles

Tyler Junior College captured two national championships in a matter of hours on Saturday. The TJC men’s and women’s soccer teams won NJCAA titles on opposite sides of the country. First in Prescott, Arizona, coach Steve Clements’ Apaches, the No.…

18 November 2017 [10:56 PM]
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TJC VB places fourth in nation

HUTCHINSON, Kan. - The Tyler Junior College Apache Ladies finished fourth in the nation at the NJCAA Division I National Volleyball Tournament in Hutchinson, Kansas. For the second straight day TJC dropped a heartbreaking 3-2 match. In the third-place game…

18 November 2017 [07:44 PM]
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TJC goes to 7-0 in basketball

KILGORE - Four Apaches scored 14 points apiece as Tyler Junior College defeated the Lone Star College-Tomball Timberwolves 112-68 on Saturday in the Kilgore Basketball Classic at Masters Gymnasium. TiAndre Jackson-Young, Cameron McGee, Trenton Sandifer and Tajuan Agee all hit…

18 November 2017 [07:24 PM]
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Grace falls to Midland Christian

MIDLAND - The Grace Community Cougars rode a four-game winning streak into a bi-district playoff game at Gordon Awtry Field on Saturday afternoon. Midland Christian put the brakes on the Cougars’ momentum and brought Grace’s season…

18 November 2017 [05:35 PM]
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First Tee fundraiser set for Monday

The Mini Golf Marathon, a fundraiser for The First Tee of Greater Tyler, is scheduled for Monday at the Cascades Golf & Country Club. Individuals can click on the link (http://www.thefirstteegreatertyler.org/2017pro-am-2/2017-golf-mini-marathon/) and select a player to sponsor. They…

18 November 2017 [04:57 PM]
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Bullard's Rumbelow traded to Mariners

Staff Reports New York Yankees Nick Rumbelow, a former Bullard High School and LSU standout, has been traded by the New York Yankees to the Seattle Mariners, the teams announced on Saturday. Rumbelow goes to the…

18 November 2017 [04:51 PM]
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Ten Things I Sort Of Guess I Might Know About the NFL

I found myself home alone this last Sunday, with a fresh set of remote batteries and no particular NFL game that struck my fancy, since the Saints-Bills game was effectively over shortly after the coin flip.…

18 November 2017 [01:53 PM]
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Boys Basketball Friday Roundup

Chapel Hill crushes New Summerfield, Grace at tournament NEW SUMMERFIELD - Teon Erwin had a game-high 20 points to lead Chapel Hill into the semifinals of the New Summerfield Basketball Tournament with an 83-41 win over host New Summerfield on…

18 November 2017 [01:05 AM]
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Girls Basketball Friday Roundup

Bishop Gorman 36, Athens Prep 16 ATHENS - Claire Fanning scored 13 points to lead the Bishop Gorman Lady Crusaders to a 36-16 girls basketball win over Athens Prep on Tuesday. --- Bishop Gorman 36, Athens Prep 16 Gorman 18 12 6 10 - 36…

18 November 2017 [12:52 AM]
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TJC VB team drops heartbreaker in semifinals

Tyler Junior College was hoping for a 3-for-3 day - with three teams in the national semifinals in men’s and women’s soccer and in volleyball. However, the No. 7 Apache Ladies volleyball team came up just short in a 3-2…

18 November 2017 [12:31 AM]
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Boys Hoops: John Tyler defeats Dallas Spruce, 60-38

DALLAS - Three John Tyler players scored in double figures, led by DaeCorian Jessie’s 15 points, as the Lions defeated the Dallas Spruce Timberwolves 60-38 Friday night. Brad Blaylock and Jared Hawkins added 12 and 11 points, respectively. JT (1-1)…

18 November 2017 [12:21 AM]
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Boys Hoops: Tyler Lee drops two at Coppell tournament

COPPELL - Tyler Lee dropped both games Friday at the Coppell Tip-Off Showcase. The Red Raiders lost to Arlington Lamar (72-33) and San Antonio Clark (41-36) to drop to 0-4 on the season. In the loss to Lamar, the Red…

18 November 2017 [12:19 AM]
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FB: Gilmer runs over Diboll in 4A bi-district playoff, 55-40

MARSHALL - The Diboll Lumberjacks discovered their axes ensnared in a Webb of intrigue here Friday night when the Gilmer Buckeyes’ Bran Webb procured six touchdowns as Gilmer decked Diboll, 55-40, in a Class 4A Division II bi-district overture to…

18 November 2017 [12:18 AM]