SFA football looking at long term goals in joining WAC

  WAC officially announces expansion involving SFA Athletics starting in July

  SFA dominates Central Arkansas 95-69

LSU QB talk heats up in January

Texas Appeals court rejects ex-BU player’s motion for a rehearing

Sam Rayburn Reservoir boasts first Texas ShareLunker Legacy Bass of 2021

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  Ladyjacks nab top spot in Southland Volleyball poll

  SFA Jacks looking to get back into a routine with Wednesday game against UCA

  Steve Sarkisian hits the ground running in Austin

Pedestrian dies after Jasper hit-and-run incident; suspect now in custody

Masters plans for a limited number of spectators in April

No. 1 Alabama wins national title 52-24 over No. 3 Ohio St

Cowboys hire former Falcons HC Dan Quinn for Defensive Coordinator job

It appears that Dallas has found their new defensive leader.

  SFA Baseball hoping new pitching development lab pays off on the diamond

SFA is making upgrades to their baseball program with technology they hope will speed up the development of their pitchers.

Former Tatum coach Andy Evans named to final reveal of UIL Top 100 list

Andy Evans rounds out the list of East Texas coaches to be named to the UIL's Top 100 list

Former ‘Jack Kevon Harris drafted by Raptors 905 in G League Draft

Kevon Harris will look to jump start his professional basketball career in Canada.

Mavericks, Pelicans Monday night showdown postponed

Cowboys part ways with coaches Nolan, Tomsula

  Lufkin’s Natasha Mack talks about historic performance

  SFA men’s basketball program petitions NCAA to shift postseason ban from 2021-22 season to 2020-21 season

Chattanooga fires football assistant after ‘appalling’ tweet on Stacey Abrams

  Lufkin HS Lady Pack preparing for key district game against Huntsville

Lufkin’s Natasha Mack has historic night for OSU Cowgirls

Natasha Mack continues to show why she is one of the best NCAA DI women basketball players.

  All they do is win: Ladyjacks pick up second-straight 59-point victory

The Ladyjacks rolled to a second-straight Southland Conference win on Wednesday night.

  SFA men’s basketball adds Friday game against Midwestern State

The 'Jacks are back in action this week with a non-conference game.

  Source confirms announcement of SFA move to Western Athletic Conference coming next week

SFA's departure from the Southland Conference is imminent.

  WATCH: Stephen A. Smith on what’s wrong with Cowboys: ‘Do we have time to discuss that?’

ESPN’s Stephen A. Smith had some harsh criticisms about the Dallas Cowboys in an East Texas Now interview on Wednesday.

  Alabama’s DeVonta Smith becomes 1st WR to win Heisman in 29 years

University of Alabama wide receiver DeVonta Smith has won the Heisman Trophy.

  Ladyjacks looking to build momentum off of strong opening conference win

The SFA Ladyjacks are rolling and are getting help from an East Texas native.

Broaddus man wins 2021 Phoenix Bass Fishing season opener on Sam Rayburn

A Broaddus angler won the season opener of the 2021 Phoenix Bass Fishing League at Sam Rayburn Reservoir on Monday.

Texans prepare for next year with a new coach, GM

The Texans will have a lot to improve on next season. The big question is who will lead the way.

  New look Lady Apache team ready for challenges of ‘21 season

The TJC Lady Apaches are back on the court and ready to return to the NJCAA National Tournament.

Men’s NCAA March Madness will be played entirely in Indiana

Championship weekend is still scheduled for April 3 and April 5. Preliminary round dates have not yet been determined.

  Longview’s King, Groveton’s Phillips added to the UIL Top 100 Coaches list

Two more East Texas coach join the list of the UIL's Top 100 football coakches

Texas A&M runs past North Carolina in Orange Bowl, 41-27

Devon Achane had two late touchdown runs, including a 76-yarder with 3:44 left that put Texas A&M ahead to stay, and the fifth-ranked Aggies beat No. 14 North Carolina 41-27 in the Orange Bowl to cap a winless bowl season for the Atlantic Coast Conference.

Alabama offensive coordinator Steve Sarkisian takes head coaching job at UT

Sarkisian will coach Alabama through the National Championship - but after that, he's a Longhorn.

University of Texas Board of Regents fires head football coach Tom Herman

The University of Texas Board of Regents has voted to fire head football coach Tom Herman after the Longhorns went 7-3 for the 2020 season and finished the year with a 55-34 win in the Alamo Bowl.

  Zya Nugent off to a hot start for the Ladyjacks

Zya Nugent is becoming a force on the SFA Women's basketball team.

  Dallas Cowboys go all virtual on New Years Day

The Cowboys prep work for the New York Giants hit a snag on Friday with a player testing positive for COVID-19.

Postgame brawl overshadows Armed Forces Bowl, league reviewing melee

Thursday’s Armed Forces Bowl between Mississippi State University (MSU) and Tulsa ended with commotion and fisticuffs.

  2020 rewind for East Texas Sports

Even with sports shutting down for almost half the year, 2020 still offered plenty of big moments in East Texas.

Mississippi State wins Armed Forces Bowl, fight breaks out

Mississippi State wins Armed Forces Bowl,

Pasadena allows Rose Bowl name to be used in Texas

The College Football Playoff semifinal in Texas will be allowed to call itself the Rose Bowl Game, but Pasadena officials don’t want the New Year’s game relocated in the future.

  SFA men’s basketball game against Sam Houston adjusted for television on ESPNU

The SFA men's basketball schedule was given more changes on Wednesday.

  Bases Loaded Academy launches foundation as way to give back

The Bases Loaded Academy in Angelina County is looking for ways to give back and help low income families.

Johnny Manziel expected to join new startup football league

Johnny Manziel is giving football another try.

Lufkin, Tyler High, Whitehouse schools up for magazine honor

Three East Texas communities have been selected by Dave Campbell’s Texas Football as nominees for “Community Connection School of the Year.”

  SFA men’s basketball back after two-week shutdown

The SFA men's basketball team enters the most important part of their season after taking the past two weeks off due to COVID-19.

Texas Bowl canceled because of TCU COVID-19 issues

Arkansas was scheduled to leave for Houston Tuesday afternoon.

4 coaches with East Texas ties named to top 100 coaches list for UIL football centennial

Four more coaches with East Texas ties were named to the UIL top 100 coaches list for the UIL football centennial.

Florida Gators basketball returns, Keyontae Johnson back with the team amid recovery

Keyontae Johnson is back with his team after collapsing on Dec. 12.

Authorities: College football star Ty Jordan died in accidental shooting

Authorities say a star freshman running back for the University of Utah died at a Dallas-area hospital after accidentally shooting himself.

Hunters load up for final week of East Texas deer season

It's the final week of deer season here in East Texas, as hunters make their last attempt to 'bag the limit'. Gauging how successful the season has been is usually connected to processors and taxidermists, and this year has been a good one.

SFA men’s basketball game with Texas A&M-Corpus Christi postponed

The Southland Conference will adjust its men’s schedule in early January, as the Texas A&M-Corpus Christi men’s basketball program will pause all activities for 14 days due to COVID-19 protocols.

Former Dallas Cowboy punter Ron Widby dies at 75

The Dallas Cowboy punter still holds the franchise record for longest punt.

  UTSA head coach Jeff Traylor tests positive for COVID-19, team still preparing for bowl game

Jeff Traylor will not be joining his team at their bowl game this weekend.

Rockets, Thunder NBA opener postponed

The NBA made the decision on the season opener for the Rockets a few hours before the scheduled tip off.

  Construction on new SFA basketball performance center progressing

Progress continues to be made in the construction of the new basketball performance center at Stephen F. Austin State University.

Lufkin’s Tasha Mack has career night for Cowgirls in UNT win

Natasha Mack is showing early this year why she should be considered the best women's college basketball player.

Former Lufkin Panther Haylen Green named pre-season All-American

Big things are expected for Halen Green this year with TCU baseball.

Longview Lobos preparing for toughest game under King regime

The Longview Lobos are preparing for one of their toughest games, not just in 2020 but in a long time.

East Texans Mahomes, Williams earn Pro Bowl spots

The Pro Bowl rosters were released and for the first time since 1989 there were no Dallas Cowboys on the rosters.

SFA Ladyjacks close out non-conference with win over Texas Southern

The Ladyjacks ended 2020 with a dominating win over Texas Southern.

  CFP: Alabama-Notre Dame, Clemson-Ohio St as Aggies left out

Notre Dame was picked Sunday over Texas A&M for the final College Football Playoff spot and will face No. 1 Alabama in the semifinals while Clemson and Ohio State were paired in the CFP for the third time.

CFP semifinal moved from Rose Bowl to AT&T Stadium in Texas

The College Football Playoff semifinal scheduled for the Rose Bowl will be moved to AT&T Stadium in Arlington, Texas.

Legacy, Pine Tree see seasons end in Area Round of the playoffs

Pine Tree and Legacy both saw their season's come to an end on Saturday.

SFA runs away from UT-Tyler for seventh season win

The SFA Ladyjacks pushed their record to 7-2 with an easy win over UT-Tyler.

Schedule: Six East Texas teams still playing football in mid-December

The Playoffs are winding down for East Texas football teams.

  Carthage captures state title in 70-14 win over Gilmer

The Carthage Bulldogs completed their perfect season with a 70-14 win over Gilmer.

  Impacts COVID-19 and UIL restrictions have on high school athletics

The UIL created rules for athletes, coaches, and spectators to follow this season. This included wearing a face mask, social distancing, and allowing for fifty percent capacity at games.

  SFA Board approves president to negotiate potential membership with Western Athletic Conference

The SFA athletic department took the first step on Thursday in making the move from the Southland Conference to the Western Athletic Conference.

  Signing Day ceremonies different due to COVID-19 but emotions the same as every other year

National Signing Day brought end results for student-athletes who have seen so much change in the last nine months.

SFA Ladyjacks defeat Auburn Tigers 67-54

The Ladyjacks (6-2) traveled to Auburn Arena Wednesday night for a midweek contest with the Tigers and came back victorious

  SFA football focuses on defense during early signing period

SFA head football coach Colby Carthel was going for quality over quantity during the early signing period.

  Some big names in East Texas signing letters of intent for college sports

Today is Early National Signing Day, with some big names signing their letters of intent for college sports.

  Carthage, Gilmer look to be last one standing in 4A DII

Carthage and Gilmer will show what Beast Texas football is all about in the 4A DII title game on Friday.

  SFA men’s basketball suspends all activities due to COVID-19

SFA appears to have no more basketball games in 2020, with their next matchup scheduled for Jan.2, 2021.

Lindale RB Jordan Jenkins named finalist for Mr. Texas Football

Lindale running back Jordan Jenkins has the chance to be named the top football player in Texas.

  Surratt Brothers looking to make Friday championship games a big family memory

Surratt Brothers looking to make Friday championship games a big family memory

ETBU Bass fishing team wins 2020 Tackle Warehouse School of the Year

The ETBU Bass Fishing team brought home top nation honors on Monday.