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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Family first, but plenty of thanks to spreadWolves have qualified for a state record seventh consecutive bowl game. • That
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 38 minutes ago
Wolves have qualified for a state record seventh consecutive bowl game. • That the University of Central Arkansas won the Southland Conference. • It is now official: This great state can and will support more than just one football team. • That... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
UCA dominates Southland honorsThe University of Central Arkansas football team grabbed some individual honors
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted yesterday
The University of Central Arkansas football team grabbed some individual honors Tuesday to go along with its Southland Conference championship and FCS playoff berth. UCA players were named for five of the seven Southland individual awards given and... Read more
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KTXS Abilene
Denmark concludes historical career with third Southland honornamed second team All-Southland Denmark – a two-time first team all-conference
KTXS Abilene / Posted yesterday
named second team All-Southland Denmark – a two-time first team all-conference selection – was voted second team All-Southland Conference in 2017 after he finished third on the team with 70 tackles. Denmark finished his career with 396... Read more
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FOX 16 Little Rock
Southland Names Five from UCA in All-Conference SelectionsCONWAY, Ark. (News release) - Central Arkansas senior quarterback Hayden Hildeb
FOX 16 Little Rock / Posted yesterday
CONWAY, Ark. (News release) - Central Arkansas senior quarterback Hayden Hildebrand is the 2017 Southland Conference Football Player of the Year, the Southland league announced Tuesday along with the all-conference selections. Hildebrand is one of... Read more
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Rice Owls
Owls Visit Sam Houston State on Tuesdayin scoring in each of its first two games. The sophomore has shot 45 percent fr
Rice Owls / Posted 2 days ago
in scoring in each of its first two games. The sophomore has shot 45 percent from the field, producing 13 points per game. She also leads the team with nine assists. Sam Houston was picked to finish 13th/13 in the Southland Conference Preseason P... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Bears earn 4 seed into FCS playoffson Sunday morning to see if it would be given a top seed in the NCAA FCS playof
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 2 days ago
on Sunday morning to see if it would be given a top seed in the NCAA FCS playoffs for the first time. The Bears (10-1, 9-0 Southland Conference) had sealed their first undefeated and outright Southland Conference championship the day before at the... Read more
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KRBC Abilene & KTAB Abilene
ACU falls to Central Arkansas in championship gameNovember 19th, 2017 - CORPUS CHRISTI – The ACU Wildcats’ historic run through t
KRBC Abilene & KTAB Abilene / Posted 3 days ago
November 19th, 2017 - CORPUS CHRISTI – The ACU Wildcats’ historic run through the Southland Conference Postseason Tournament came to an end Sunday afternoon as they were swept in the championship match by Central Arkansas at the Dugan Wellness... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
College football rewind: Another apology for Oklahoma's Baker Mayfieldin the Football Championship Division playoffs and earned a first-round bye. Sa
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 3 days ago
in the Football Championship Division playoffs and earned a first-round bye. Sam Houston will play the winner of Nicholls State-South Dakota. Another Southland Conference team, Central Arkansas, was seeded fourth. James Madison drew the No. 1... Read more
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Houston Chronicle
College football rewind: Another apology for Oklahoma's Baker Mayfieldin the Football Championship Division playoffs and earned a first-round bye. Sa
Houston Chronicle / Posted 3 days ago
in the Football Championship Division playoffs and earned a first-round bye. Sam Houston will play the winner of Nicholls State-South Dakota. Another Southland Conference team, Central Arkansas, was seeded fourth. James Madison drew the No. 1... Read more
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KELO Sioux Falls
South Dakota To Face Nicholls State In First Round Of FCS PlayoffsIllinois (8-3) is traveling to Weber State (9-2) for a first-round matchup. Ni
KELO Sioux Falls / Posted 3 days ago
Illinois (8-3) is traveling to Weber State (9-2) for a first-round matchup. Nicholls State is one of three teams from the Southland Conference in the field. The Colonels finished third in the Southland behind conference champion Central Arkansas... Read more
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FOX 16 Little Rock
UCA Wins Conference Title, FCS Playoffs Up Next34-0 shutout over the Abilene Christian Wildcats earned the third-ranked Bears
FOX 16 Little Rock / Posted 3 days ago
34-0 shutout over the Abilene Christian Wildcats earned the third-ranked Bears their first undefeated and outright Southland Conference championship. UCA, which last won the SLC title in 2012, finished the regular season 10-1 overall and... Read more
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KTXS Abilene
ACU shutout in season finale at #3 Central Arkansasa buzzsaw Saturday afternoon in the form of the third-ranked Central Arkansas B
KTXS Abilene / Posted 4 days ago
a buzzsaw Saturday afternoon in the form of the third-ranked Central Arkansas Bears, who put the wraps on an undisputed Southland Conference championship with a 34-0 win over the Wildcats at First Security Field at Estes Stadium. With the loss,... Read more
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KRBC Abilene & KTAB Abilene
Wildcats fall to Central Arkansas in season finale 34-0a buzzsaw Saturday afternoon in the form of the third-ranked Central Arkansas B
KRBC Abilene & KTAB Abilene / Posted 4 days ago
a buzzsaw Saturday afternoon in the form of the third-ranked Central Arkansas Bears, who put the wraps on an undisputed Southland Conference championship with a 34-0 win over the Wildcats at First Security Field at Estes Stadium. With the loss,... Read more
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News Channel 12 New Bern
Central Arkansas blanks Abilene Christian 34-0, finish 9Abilene Christian to just 172 total yards of offense while shutting out the Wil
News Channel 12 New Bern / Posted 4 days ago
Abilene Christian to just 172 total yards of offense while shutting out the Wildcats, 34-0 to complete an undefeated Southland Conference season Saturday. Jarvis Cooler ran 38 yards for a touchdown and Matt Cummins kicked field goals of 26-... Read more
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Houston Chronicle
Sam Houston State keeps rolling with win over HBUtime at Bowers Stadium. Jeremiah Briscoe, who surpassed 10,000 career passing
Houston Chronicle / Posted 4 days ago
time at Bowers Stadium. Jeremiah Briscoe, who surpassed 10,000 career passing yards as a Bearkat, engineered a 53-33 Southland Conference win over Houston Baptist, which completed its fourth full season of football. Briscoe passed for 464... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Sam Houston State keeps rolling with win over HBUtime at Bowers Stadium. Jeremiah Briscoe, who surpassed 10,000 career passing
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 4 days ago
time at Bowers Stadium. Jeremiah Briscoe, who surpassed 10,000 career passing yards as a Bearkat, engineered a 53-33 Southland Conference win over Houston Baptist, which completed its fourth full season of football. Briscoe passed for 464... Read more
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KRBC Abilene & KTAB Abilene
ACU volleyball advances to championshipNovember 18th, 2017 - CORPUS CHRISTI – The ACU Wildcats’ improbable march to th
KRBC Abilene & KTAB Abilene / Posted 4 days ago
November 18th, 2017 - CORPUS CHRISTI – The ACU Wildcats’ improbable march to the Southland Conference post-season tournament championship match continued Saturday afternoon as the tournament’s No. 8 seed stormed into Sunday’s final with a 3-1 win... Read more
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KPLC Lake Charles
NSU will not retain head football coach after 5 seasonsDemon football. I wish him and his family all the best going forward.” Thomas
KPLC Lake Charles / Posted 5 days ago
Demon football. I wish him and his family all the best going forward.” Thomas has a 20-36 record with the Demons, 14-27 in Southland Conference play. Burke said Saturday's NSU-SFA contest is the sole focus for Thomas right now, but consideration... Read more
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KRBC Abilene & KTAB Abilene
ACU VB takes down SFA in Southland tourneyNovember 17th, 2017 - The Wildcats become the first No. 8 seed to knock off the
KRBC Abilene & KTAB Abilene / Posted 5 days ago
November 17th, 2017 - The Wildcats become the first No. 8 seed to knock off the top seed in the Southland Conference Volleyball Tournament CORPUS CHRISTI, Texas – For the first time in Southland Conference history, the No. 8 seed took down the No. 1... Read more
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Rice Owls
Owls to Host Houston Baptist in Home OpenerHead coach Donna Finnie is in her fifth season at the helm for the Huskies, who
Rice Owls / Posted 5 days ago
Head coach Donna Finnie is in her fifth season at the helm for the Huskies, who were picked to finish 11th/13 in the Southland Conference Preseason Poll. What's NextRice goes back on the road for a Nov. 21 tilt at Sam Houston St. at 6:30... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Bruins go late to hold off Bearsa little bit short." Howard, a senior from Chandler, Ariz., has 286 three-poin
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 6 days ago
a little bit short." Howard, a senior from Chandler, Ariz., has 286 three-pointers in his career. He needs 46 to break the Southland Conference record of 331 set by McNeese State's Demond Mallett in 1997-2001. Howard's eight three-pointers against... Read more
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Rice Owls
Men’s Hoops Makes First Road Trip to Northwestern State5.7 rebounds. • Junior forward Ishmael Lane leads the team in rebounding, grab
Rice Owls / Posted 6 days ago
5.7 rebounds. • Junior forward Ishmael Lane leads the team in rebounding, grabbing 7.0 boards per game and is ninth in the Southland Conference in blocks (1.3). • The Demons are averaging just 59.3 points while allowing 95.0. • NSU is connecting... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
UCA men's basketball takes No. 23 UCLA to overtime before falling 106-101RECORDS Howard, a senior from Chandler, Arizona, now has 286 3-pointers in his
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 6 days ago
RECORDS Howard, a senior from Chandler, Arizona, now has 286 3-pointers in his career. He is 46 from breaking the Southland Conference record of 331 set by McNeese State's Demond Mallett from 1997-01. His eight 3s against the Bruins fell... Read more
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New York Daily News
No. 23 UCLA escapes with 106-101 OT win over Central Ark.RECORDS Howard, a senior from Chandler, Arizona, now has 286 3-pointers in his
New York Daily News / Posted 7 days ago
RECORDS Howard, a senior from Chandler, Arizona, now has 286 3-pointers in his career. He is 46 from breaking the Southland Conference record of 331 set by McNeese State's Demond Mallett from 1997-01. His eight 3s against the Bruins fell... Read more
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KRBC Abilene & KTAB Abilene
ACU shows promise for futurebut like I said, you've got to take Saturday and use it as momentum forward and
KRBC Abilene & KTAB Abilene / Posted 7 days ago
but like I said, you've got to take Saturday and use it as momentum forward and that's what we're going to try and do this week." ACU finishes up the 2017 season on Saturday against Southland Conference leading Central Arkansas. They start at 3... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Cox, Brown double-doubles as No. 3 Baylor women beat UCAbut still led 61-45. BIG PICTURE Central Arkansas: The Sugar Bears are the tw
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 8 days ago
but still led 61-45. BIG PICTURE Central Arkansas: The Sugar Bears are the two-time defending tournament champions in the Southland Conference. But they're just not big enough to sustain a game-long challenge against the Baylor team that has won... Read more
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The Courier Express Newspapers
BKW--Central Arkansas-Baylorbut still led 61-45. BIG PICTURE Central Arkansas: The Sugar Bears are the tw
The Courier Express Newspapers / Posted 8 days ago
but still led 61-45. BIG PICTURE Central Arkansas: The Sugar Bears are the two-time defending tournament champions in the Southland Conference. But they're just not big enough to sustain a game-long challenge against the Baylor team that has won... Read more
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Philly.com
Villanova crushes overmatched Nicholls State12 dunks. The Colonels, from Thibodaux, La., were your classic “opponent.’’ Li
Philly.com / Posted 8 days ago
12 dunks. The Colonels, from Thibodaux, La., were your classic “opponent.’’ Life should be a bit more comfortable in the Southland Conference and against the four non-Division I opponents on their schedule. Villanova was very committed in Game... Read more
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TSN
No. 5 Villanova sets blocks mark in rout of Nichollsrange and the Wildcats were 13 of 30 from behind the arc. The Colonels, picked
TSN / Posted 8 days ago
range and the Wildcats were 13 of 30 from behind the arc. The Colonels, picked to finish 10th out of 13 teams in the Southland Conference, entered as a 32-point underdog and were quickly overwhelmed in the schools' first meeting. With just... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
No. 5 Villanova sets blocks mark in 113-77 rout of Nichollsrange and the Wildcats were 13 of 30 from behind the arc. The Colonels, picked
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 8 days ago
range and the Wildcats were 13 of 30 from behind the arc. The Colonels, picked to finish 10th out of 13 teams in the Southland Conference, entered as a 32-point underdog and were quickly overwhelmed in the schools' first meeting. With just... Read more
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The Telegraph
COLLEGE BASEBALL: SIUE releases 2018 scheduleLouisiana (Feb. 16-18). The Lions won 37 games last season and earned an at-lar
The Telegraph / Posted 8 days ago
Louisiana (Feb. 16-18). The Lions won 37 games last season and earned an at-large bid to the NCAA Regionals out of the Southland Conference. The Cougars then face a road series at Louisiana Tech (Feb. 23-25) which won 36 games in 2017. SIUE... Read more
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KTXS Abilene
ACU comes back, can't hold onto lead against #4 Sam HoustonHouston State University survived a furious Abilene Christian University rally
KTXS Abilene / Posted 11 days ago
Houston State University survived a furious Abilene Christian University rally to beat the Wildcats 44-35 in a thrilling Southland Conference game Saturday afternoon at Anthony Field at Wildcat Stadium. ACU dropped to 2-8 overall and 2-5 in the... Read more
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KRBC Abilene & KTAB Abilene
Wildcats fall in home finale to SHSUHouston State University survived a furious Abilene Christian University rally
KRBC Abilene & KTAB Abilene / Posted 11 days ago
Houston State University survived a furious Abilene Christian University rally to beat the Wildcats 44-35 in a thrilling Southland Conference game Saturday afternoon at Anthony Field at Wildcat Stadium. ACU dropped to 2-8 overall and 2-5 in the... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Central Arkansas dismantles Incarnate Word 56dominated the first half, completing 16 of his first 19 passes for 194 yards an
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 11 days ago
dominated the first half, completing 16 of his first 19 passes for 194 yards and three TDs as the Bears (9-1, 8-0 Southland Conference) opened a 42-3 lead at halftime. Hildebrand had two TD passes to Brandon Cox in the second quarter. Cox... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Nicholls runs over Stephen F. Austin for 34-13 winpasses and Nicholls rushed for over 400 yards to beat Stephen F. Austin 34-13 o
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 11 days ago
passes and Nicholls rushed for over 400 yards to beat Stephen F. Austin 34-13 on Saturday night. Nicholls (8-2, 7-1 Southland Conference) has won six consecutive games, and for just the fourth time in 18 tries at Stephen F. Austin (4-6,... Read more
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Houston Chronicle
Jeremiah Briscoe throws 5 TDs, Sam Houston State battles back to beat Abilene Christiantouchdowns as Sam Houston State had to battle back to get past Abilene Christia
Houston Chronicle / Posted 11 days ago
touchdowns as Sam Houston State had to battle back to get past Abilene Christian 44-35 on Saturday. Sam Houston (9-1, 7-1 Southland Conference) bolted to a 24-0 lead in the first quarter and held a 24-7 advantage at the break. Briscoe, who threw... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Jeremiah Briscoe throws 5 TDs, Sam Houston State battles back to beat Abilene Christiantouchdowns as Sam Houston State had to battle back to get past Abilene Christia
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 11 days ago
touchdowns as Sam Houston State had to battle back to get past Abilene Christian 44-35 on Saturday. Sam Houston (9-1, 7-1 Southland Conference) bolted to a 24-0 lead in the first quarter and held a 24-7 advantage at the break. Briscoe, who threw... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Briscoe throws 5 TDs, SHSU battles back to beat ACU 44touchdowns as Sam Houston State had to battle back to get past Abilene Christia
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 11 days ago
touchdowns as Sam Houston State had to battle back to get past Abilene Christian 44-35 on Saturday. Sam Houston (9-1, 7-1 Southland Conference) bolted to a 24-0 lead in the first quarter and held a 24-7 advantage at the break. Briscoe, who threw... Read more
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Houston Chronicle
Lamar climbs out of Southland cellar with win over Houston BaptistHouston Baptist almost got out of the Southland Conference cellar. The Huskies
Houston Chronicle / Posted 11 days ago
Houston Baptist almost got out of the Southland Conference cellar. The Huskies stayed in the game with several big plays, but Lamar turned it on late and it's the Cardinals that escaped last place. Alec Chadwick made a 58-yard field goal and Raphael... Read more
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The Courier Express Newspapers
BKW--Lamar-Baylor,2nd LdThe Lady Bears have 10 players on their roster, and they all saw action. Nine o
The Courier Express Newspapers / Posted 12 days ago
The Lady Bears have 10 players on their roster, and they all saw action. Nine of them scored. Lamar was picked to win the Southland Conference in a preseason poll of the league's coaches and sports information director. Three Cardinals were named... Read more
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Houston Chronicle
Texas puts ‘butt whoopin’ on Northwestern State in season openerthe Demons (0-1). It was a drastic turnaround from last season’s five-point sq
Houston Chronicle / Posted 12 days ago
the Demons (0-1). It was a drastic turnaround from last season’s five-point squeaker over Incarnate Word, another middling Southland Conference team. Northwestern State called timeout 68 seconds into the game after Mo Bamba slammed back an offense... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Texas puts ‘butt whoopin’ on Northwestern State in season openerthe Demons (0-1). It was a drastic turnaround from last season’s five-point sq
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 12 days ago
the Demons (0-1). It was a drastic turnaround from last season’s five-point squeaker over Incarnate Word, another middling Southland Conference team. Northwestern State called timeout 68 seconds into the game after Mo Bamba slammed back an offense... Read more
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The Providence Journal
Friars Journal: Cooley pleased with recruiting classBaptist completed the transition from NAIA to NCAA Division I in 2014 and has i
The Providence Journal / Posted 12 days ago
Baptist completed the transition from NAIA to NCAA Division I in 2014 and has improved every year in the Southland Conference. Last season the Huskies finished 12-6, one game behind the University of New Orleans. The school was... Read more
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TSN
Lecomte, No. 24 Baylor win opener over UCAcareer total to 276, already 70 more than the previous mark. He is one of 12 le
TSN / Posted 12 days ago
career total to 276, already 70 more than the previous mark. He is one of 12 letterwinners back from last season for the Southland Conference Bears. "I think (Howard) played about the way we would expect him," Pennell said. "I don't think he got... Read more
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The Providence Journal
Friars return to campus, roll past Houston Baptist, 84-55in the half. He went on to hand out 10 dimes. A balanced scoring attack overwh
The Providence Journal / Posted 12 days ago
in the half. He went on to hand out 10 dimes. A balanced scoring attack overwhelmed the Huskies, who play out of the Southland Conference. Ten players hit the scoring column with four in double figures. White led the way with 13 points,... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
UCA men's basketball falls in opener to No. 24 Baylorcareer total to 276, already 70 more than the previous mark. He is one of 12 le
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 12 days ago
career total to 276, already 70 more than the previous mark. He is one of 12 letterwinners back from last season for the Southland Conference Bears. Baylor: All five Baylor starters were among the double-figure scorers. The much bigger Bears... Read more
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News Channel 12 New Bern
Lamar beats Tulsa 74-67 on the road in season openerpoints and six assists. Lamar, coming off the program's first postseason appea
News Channel 12 New Bern / Posted 12 days ago
points and six assists. Lamar, coming off the program's first postseason appearance since 2012, was picked second in the Southland Conference preseason poll. The Big Red returned four starters from last season, including all-conference selection... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Lecomte 22 points, No. 24 Baylor wins opener 107-66 over UCAcareer total to 276, already 70 more than the previous mark. He is one of 12 le
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 12 days ago
career total to 276, already 70 more than the previous mark. He is one of 12 letterwinners back from last season for the Southland Conference Bears. Baylor: All five Baylor starters were among the double-figure scorers. The much bigger Bears... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Lamar beats Tulsa 74-67 on the road in season openerpoints and six assists. Lamar, coming off the program's first postseason appea
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 12 days ago
points and six assists. Lamar, coming off the program's first postseason appearance since 2012, was picked second in the Southland Conference preseason poll. The Big Red returned four starters from last season, including all-conference selection... Read more
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Houston Chronicle
College basketball preview: Houston BaptistCoach: Ron Cottrell (469-364 in 26 seasons). Last season: 17-14, 12-6, shared
Houston Chronicle / Posted 12 days ago
Coach: Ron Cottrell (469-364 in 26 seasons). Last season: 17-14, 12-6, shared second in Southland Conference; lost to Campbell in first round of CollegeInsider.com Tournament. Outlook: If the Huskies are to match last year’s success, it will be... Read more
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