Austin Spurs Media Day
The Austin Spurs introduced their roster for the 2018-2019 NBA G-League season to the Austin-area media on Wednesday. The team returns as the reigning champions as they begin their thirteen season.
DeJuan Blair is returning to the Spurs. Sort of… The San Antonio Spurs selected Blair with 37th overall pick…
Texas State Secures Conference Volleyball Championship
The Texas State volleyball team secured at least a piece of the regular season Sunbelt Conference championship with their 17th consecutive victory. The win gave the Bobcats their third-longest win streak in program history. It is the second Sun Belt title for Texas State, which won the conference tournament in 2013.
Wolves Break Stars Win Streak
The Chicago Wolves (6-1-0-1) ended the Texas Stars’ (4-2-1-1) three-game win streak by a score of 4-3. Wolves’ goal tender Oscar Dansk withstood a frenetic third period blitz in route to the victory.
The Wolves and the Stars are two of the hottest team in the AHL Central Division. The teams…
Texas Stars go to the Dogs
The Texas Stars Foundation is the official charity of the Texas Stars Hockey Club. The Foundation strives to utilize the talents and resources of the Texas Stars players, families, staff and ownership to enrich the greater central Texas area and military children throughout the United States.
The Texas Stars Foundation…
Raikkonen Wins, Verstappen Stuns, Hamilton Misses
Kimi Raikkonen denied Hamilton his fifth straight win in Austin and a fifth world title in a thrilling contest at Circuit of the Americas.
Raikkonen surged past Hamilton in the first turn and held on to win the United States Grand Prix. It was Raikkonen’s first win in 113 races, dating…
Vettel Slips, Hamilton Soars
After rain-soaked practice runs on Friday, track conditions improved immensely, producing record-breaking lap times in the Qualifying Session. Lewis Hamilton and Valterri Bottas of the Mercedes AMG Petronas Motorsport team, and Sebastian Vettel and Kimi Raikonnen of the Suderia Ferrari team broke the track record.
Hamilton and Vettel place first…
Wet Start to F1 US Grand Prix at COTA
Lewis Hamilton tried his best to downplay expectations to the Formula One U.S. Grand Prix, and the weather helped him to put a wet blanket on the prospects.
When asked if all was coming together for a repeat of his four U.S. Grand Prix wins Hamilton responded: “Not particularly, no.”
Stars Explode in Third Period to Top Wild
The Texas Stars (3-1-1-1) overcame a slow start to give the Iowa Wild (3-1-0-0) their first loss of the season. Texas mounted a four-goal third period to earn the 5-4 victory.
Down by two goals Iowa unleashed a massive attack in the final two minutes of the game. A hooking…
Formula 1 Returns to Austin with Similar Plot
Starting in mid-September the Circuit of Americas (COTA) begins a transformation from an empty expanse of paddocks, parking lots and staging areas to become the center of the Formula 1 universe. That transformation culminates this weekend with he seventh consecutive running of the FIA Formula One United States Gran Prix. …
Texas State Falls Again
For the past two seasons the Texas State Bobcats and the Georgia Southern Eagles were the drains at the bottom of the Sun Belt Conference (SBC) football standings.
Georgia Southern (5-1, 3-0 SBC) turned their program around under the leadership of second-year head coach Chad Lunsford. Texas State (1-5, 0-3…
One-Dimensional Texas State overrun by Louisiana
The Ragin’ Cajuns from the University of Louisiana–Lafayette (2-3, 1-1 SBC) dominated the Texas State University Bobcats (1-4, 0-2 SBC) in route to a 42-27 victory.
The game looked close was from a statistical standpoint. Louisiana edging out Texas State slightly in time of possession (32 to 28 minutes), average yards…
Stars Christen Tenth Season with Win
There is no better way to begin a new season than with a home opening win. The Texas Stars did exactly that the tenth consecutive time in the team’s history. The Stars beat division rival, the Grand Rapid Griffins, 3-1.
Prior to the game the Stars unfurled the 2018 Western…
Phenomenal Come from Behind Victory
Trailing two sets to zero the Texas State Volleyball Team won the next three sets to defeat UT Arlington (20-25, 22-25, 25-10, 25-21, 15-8).
The Bobcats (14-5, 5-0) extended their win streak to nine matches and are undefeated in Sun Belt Conference play. The Mavericks (9-6, 3-2) maintained their hold…
Kristoffersson, Speed Take Crowns at COTA
18,500 fans watched PSRX Volkswagen Sweden’s Johan Kristoffersson win the inaugural running ot the World RX of USA at the Circuit of The Americas in Austin, Texas and win the 2018 FIA World Rallycross Championship.
PSRX Volkswagen Sweden teammate Petter Solberg finished second in the final and tied for first…
COTA Welcomes Inaugural World Rallycross USA Championship
The Circuit of the Americas (COTA) hosted the inaugural of the FIA World Rallycross United States of America Championship. Austin was the second North American stop and the tenth of twelve worldwide. Rallycross is wildly popular in Northern Europe, with the majority of the drivers from Sweden, France and Norway.
Stars Top Rampage in Preseason Meeting
Contending for the Texas Stars roster beat their peers from the San Antonio Rampage 4-to-3 in their second and final pre-season meeting. Joel L’Esperance netted two goals for the Stars, including the game winner with 34 second remaining.
Penalties hamstrung both teams. Texas amassed 14 penalty minutes to San Antonio’s…
Cedar Park Rolls Over Rouse
Its been argued that High School football needs a “mercy rule”, similar baseball or softball. When one team is winning by such a great margin the game is awarded to the leading team, rather than continue the embarrassment of the losing team.
Cedar Park High School Head Football Coach, Carl Abseck,…
No. 4 Texas Volleyball over No. 21 Baylor
The No. 21 Baylor University Bears fell to the No. 4 University of Texas Longhorns, but only after giving the favored team a scare.
Baylor out-played Texas for most of the first set. Longhorns head coach, Jerritt Elliot, called a timeout, trailing 13-17, to refocus the team. Texas fought back to tie…
Round Rock Express Commemorative Calendar Narratives
Round Rock Express catcher Brett Nicholas once said Dell Diamond was the thirty-first best place to play baseball in America. There are thirty major league baseball teams, thus making the Round Rock Express the best place to play in minor leagues. The team’s games are consistently among the…
No. 11 UT Soccers Comes from Behind over Baylor
The Baylor Bears (7-3-0) fell to the No. 11 Texas Women’s Soccer (8-0-1) in overtime, but challenged the Longhorns in a way seen this season. The game was first Big 12 contest for both teams.
Baylor appeared to control the pitch for nearly the entire first half. Julie James of…
Round Rock Express Become Houston Astros Triple-A Affiliate
The Round Rock Express team announced before a crowd of 700 season ticket holder that they would again become the AAA affiliate of the Houston Astros. The four-year agreement was announced and new branding was presented at an event at the Dell Diamond on Thursday.
“This is an incredible town,”…
No. 14 Texas Soccer tops Northern Colorado
The Texas Longhorns (8-0-1) completed their non-conference regular schedule without a loss for the second consecutive year. The Longhorns begin Big 12 Conference play next Friday against Baylor.
Texas junior Cyera Hintzen scored two goals with an assist, and senior Alexa Adams scored a goal in route to a 3-0 over…
Hendrickson Hawks Overwhelm Westwood Warriors
Hendrickson scored on their first eight possessions and led Westwood 51-0 in the first half of their District 13-6A opener. Hendrickson held Westwood to two first downs with 13 total yards and caused two interceptions in the half. The Warriors did not taking the field for the final 35 seconds…
Leander Glenn Notches First Win over Undefeated McCallum
The McCallum Knights (2-1) were totally out-gunned, but made the Leander Grizzlies (1-1) work for their first victory of the season.
The Grizzlies led in nearly every category. Leader Glenn produced 404 yards of total offense compared to 258 yards for McCallum. Leander Glenn averaged 4.5 yard per carry for a…
Mistakes Haunt Lady Bobcats
In their third ever match-up, the Texas State Bobcats (2-5-0) women’s soccer team could have beaten the No. 18 University of Texas Longhorns (5-0-1). Goalkeeping lapses on the part of the Bobcats turned potential victory into defeat. It was only the third meeting of the two schools, and only the second time…
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