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The best digital coverage of East Texas high school returns this week at ETFinalScore.com. Your starting point will be our website, www.etfinalscore.com, where all of our high school sports coverage lives. During the week leading up to each Friday's games, we'll have preview stories and videos featuring interviews with key players and coaches. …

Grace, Canton set to open 2015 season, Tyler Football Class

  The 2015 high school football season is upon East Texas and for the second straight year the Rose City will begin the new campaign at Mewbourne Field with a bout between Grace Community and Canton. The Cougars and Eagles kick off at 7 p.m. Thursday as the first game in the 10th annual Tyler Football Classic, sponsored by Azalea Orthopedics

Brook Hill opens season against California squad

  Helicopters flying in to deliver the game ball, veterans being honored, a special ceremony for wounded warriors - oh, and a football game. All of it is happening Thursday at Bullard Brook Hill’s Herrington Stadium in the opener for the Tyler Ford/Brook Hill American Warriors Bowl Weekend. The host Guard will face off on the gridiron against

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I did around 20 mock drafts in preparation for Sunday’s fantasy draft. In every one of them, I never picked running backs Todd Gurley, C.J. Spiller, Giovanni Bernard or Charles Sims. I never pulled the trigger on receivers Jordan Matthews or Eric Decker and I never waited long enough for a quarterback to grab

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Ex-NBA star Darryl Dawkins, aka 'Chocolate Thunder' has died

Darryl Dawkins, whose backboard-shattering dunks earned him the moniker "Chocolate Thunder" and helped pave the way for breakaway rims, has died. He was 58. The Lehigh County, Pennsylvania coroner's office said Dawkins died Thursday morning at a hospital. No cause…

27 August 2015 [02:53 PM]
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ETFinalScore.com high school football game coverage begins Thursday Video

The best digital coverage of East Texas high school returns this week at ETFinalScore.com. Your starting point will be our website, www.etfinalscore.com, where all of our high school sports coverage lives. During the week leading up to each Friday's games,…

27 August 2015 [02:39 PM]
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Tickets for Lee, JT football games on sale

Robert E. Lee and John Tyler kick off their respective football seasons on Friday in the Metroplex and tickets are available for both games. The Red Raiders open the year against Keller Fossil Ridge at 7:30 p.m. Friday from Keller…

27 August 2015 [06:22 AM]
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PARRY: Fantasy drafts don't always go as planned

I did around 20 mock drafts in preparation for Sunday’s fantasy draft. In every one of them, I never picked running backs Todd Gurley, C.J. Spiller, Giovanni Bernard or Charles Sims. I never pulled the trigger on receivers Jordan Matthews…

27 August 2015 [06:20 AM]
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Tyler Invitational Tournament begins Thursday

The 2015 Tyler Invitational Tournament begins Thursday at John Tyler and Robert E. Lee high schools. The tournament features eight groups of four, half of which play Thursday and half on Friday. Bracket play begins Saturday. The Lady Lions are…

27 August 2015 [06:15 AM]
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Brook Hill opens season against California squad

Helicopters flying in to deliver the game ball, veterans being honored, a special ceremony for wounded warriors - oh, and a football game. All of it is happening Thursday at Bullard Brook Hill’s Herrington Stadium in the opener…

27 August 2015 [06:13 AM]
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Bendy getting acclimated to college life at UNT

DENTON - Like most college freshmen, Rodney Bendy’s head is kind of spinning right now. But that’s completely normal since the former John Tyler wide receiver is completely immersed in acclimating to college life at North Texas, both on and…

27 August 2015 [06:11 AM]
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Grace, Canton set to open 2015 season, Tyler Football Class

The 2015 high school football season is upon East Texas and for the second straight year the Rose City will begin the new campaign at Mewbourne Field with a bout between Grace Community and Canton. The Cougars and…

27 August 2015 [06:07 AM]
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Preview: Robert E. Lee football takes on Fossil Ridge Video

Our Trevor Peele and Chris Parry break down Robert E. Lee taking on the Fossil Ridge Panthers. We also hear from head coach Darrell Piske on his thoughts about the Panthers. Be sure to check out ETFinalscore for the most…

26 August 2015 [06:54 PM]
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Big 12 supports prohibiting transfers for violence issues Video

Big 12 Conference athletic directors are unanimously backing a proposal that would prohibit schools from accepting transfers who were disciplined for violent acts at their previous schools. In a text to The Associated Press, Big 12 Commissioner Bob Bowlsby said…

26 August 2015 [10:07 AM]
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Cowboys' Scandrick out for year with knee injury Video

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26 August 2015 [09:56 AM]
Lady Lions fall in 5

  HENDERSON -John Tyler dropped a five-set match for the second straight Tuesday, falling 25-17, 20-25, 25-17, 20-25, 15-9 to Henderson. Senior Kandice Jackson paced the JT Lady Lions’ efforts with 34 assists, 20 digs and 10 kills. Che’nique Baxter…

26 August 2015 [06:05 AM]
Lady Raiders suffer injury, defeat

  A short-handed Robert E. Lee team lost another player and a home match Tuesday against Hallsville. Already without Ryen Russeau because of injury, the Lady Raiders now will have to wait and see how long April Brown is out…

26 August 2015 [06:03 AM]
Lee tennis tops Whitehouse, 12-7

  Robert E. Lee’s girls were much maligned last year as the Red Raiders’ boys team usually led the way in victories. On Tuesday, the REL girls pushed the team across the finish line to a 12-7 win over Whitehouse…

26 August 2015 [06:02 AM]
HS Volleyball Roundup, Aug. 25

TAPPS 2-4A All Saints 3, Frisco Legacy Christian 2 Legacy Christian 25 27 20 19 13 All Saints 10 25 25 2515 KILLS LEADERS - AS: Ferrell Clyde, 14; Hanna Waits, 10; Elizabeth Enloe, 9. DIGS LEADERS - AS: Clyde,…

26 August 2015 [05:57 AM]
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Chapel Hill's Tucker looking for more at UNT in 2015

DENTON - In 2014, Andrew Tucker did good things on special teams as a redshirt freshman at North Texas. The Chapel Hill product who was a member of the 2010 team which won the Class 3A Division I state title…

26 August 2015 [05:56 AM]
Classic football weekend ahead

BY CHRIS PARRY and TRAVIS YOESTING, sports@tylerpaper.com   It is going to be a classic weekend of football as two annual events kick of the 2015 season. In Tyler, the 10th annual Tyler Football Classic brings together all three Tyler TAPPS schools for…

26 August 2015 [05:54 AM]
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O'Brien names Hoyer the Texans' starting quarterback Video

HOUSTON (AP) - Now that he's been named Houston's starting quarterback Brian Hoyer knows he'll have to continue to perform to keep that job. Hoyer had been competing with Ryan Mallett for the job. Coach Bill O'Brien announced the decision…

25 August 2015 [09:35 AM]
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Texas A&M picks sophomore Kyle Allen to start at quarterback

COLLEGE STATION, Texas (AP) - Kyle Allen has been picked to start at quarterback for Texas A&M in its opening game against No. 15 Arizona State. The sophomore Allen was competing against heralded freshman Kyler Murray for the starting job.…

25 August 2015 [09:34 AM]
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TKG hosting St. Bernard’s for Mass, luncheon

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25 August 2015 [06:09 AM]
Lindale competes in Allen tourney

  ALLEN - The Lindale Lady Eagles had a record of 2-5 in the Allen Volleyball Tournament over the weekend. Lindale scored wins over Houston Village School (25-15, 25-12) and Mesquite Horn (25-18, 25-23). The Lady Eagles lost to Coppell…

25 August 2015 [06:05 AM]
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Notre Dame warns about counterfeit tickets for Texas game Video

SOUTH BEND, Ind. (AP) - The University of Notre Dame is warning fans that it has received reports and evidence of counterfeit tickets being sold for the season-opening football game against Texas on Sept. 5. Associate athletics director Rob Kelly says…

24 August 2015 [02:40 PM]
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Newhouse wins Hollytree title

  Darin Newhouse capped off three days of steady golf, capturing the Men’s Club Golf Championship on Sunday at Hollytree Country Club. Newhouse took the lead on Friday and never relinquished the top spot in securing the title with a…

24 August 2015 [05:19 AM]
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New York squad upsets Trinity Valley

  ATHENS - The special teams were not special for the No. 2-ranked Trinity Valley Community College Cardinals Saturday night at Bruce Field. Nassau (New York) Community College’s Marcellus Pack had kickoff returns of 92 and 86 yards as the…

24 August 2015 [05:17 AM]
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Radde wins Holly Lake Ranch title

HOLLY LAKE RANCH - Eric Radde won the Men’s Club Golf Championship on Sunday at Holly Lake Ranch Golf Club. Radde had a score of 171. Monroe Parker captured the Senior Club Championship, while Bill Dunlap claimed the Super Senior…

24 August 2015 [05:13 AM]
COMMENTARY: In search of the 'decent' QB

BY REID KERR, Sports Correspondent   I’ve been a fan of football since I was in the womb. I watched it, played it, bet it, obsessed over it, and made my living covering it for most of my adult life. From this…

23 August 2015 [07:29 AM]
TISD implements new transfer policy for athletes

  Tyler Independent School District students who live out of John Tyler and Robert E. Lee’s high school zones, and still want to go to either school can complete a transfer. But it will cost them two varsity years of…

23 August 2015 [07:29 AM]