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Olympic qualifier, WTAMU’s Benjamin Azamati, one of the fastest men in the world

The West Texas A&M men’s track and field team has left a legacy after winning the program’s first Lone Star Conference Championship. The spotlight shined on freshman Benjamin Azamati, one of the fastest men in the world. 23-year-old Azamati has made incredible strides in the sprints.

One Last Ride: Kensmil, Kachelries announce they are returning to SFA Basketball

  Garrison’s Dayton Dewberry signs with SFA baseball

Weather washes out start of Southland Tournament

  SFA softball battle tested as they enter postseason play

Texas linebacker Jake Ehlinger found dead in Austin

No. 8 Texas Tech red hot in Red Dirt Rivalry, topping OU 14-4

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2020 SFA basketball team finally receives SLC championship rings

  SFA extends WBB coach Mark Kellogg’s contract through 2025-26 season

Texas takes finale from Red Raiders

  SFA’s Shaylon Govan in consideration for NFCA Freshman of the year

SFA women’s basketball hires new assistant coach

  SFA basketball lands transfer from Texas A&M

SEC Media Days schedule announced

The SEC has announced the appearance schedule at its annual Football Media Days, set to take place July 19-22, returning to the Hyatt Regency Birmingham - The Wynfrey Hotel in Hoover, Ala.

  Ladyjack Kassidy Wilbur continues to dominate on the diamond

Kassidy Wilbur has continued her dominance over the Southland Conference for a third season.

LeTourneau promotes James Wallace to head basketball coach position

After seven years with the university James Wallace has been promoted to the head basketball coach position.

‘I’m home’ - Kim Mulkey speaks for first time as head coach of women’s basketball team

The LSU Athletic Department will officially introduce Louisiana native Kim Mulkey as the new head coach of the LSU women’s basketball team at 5 p.m. Monday, April 26 in the Pete Maravich Assembly Center (PMAC) on LSU’s campus.

SFA assistant Jeremy Cox expected to join Joe Golding’s staff at UTEP

3-Star recruit Latrell Jossell transferring from Kansas to SFA

  SFA Athletic Department responds to criticism over Golden Axe Ceremony

  WEBXTRA: SFA team preparing for first Southland Conference Beach Volleyball Championship

Texas Tech versus Oklahoma game at HODGETOWN postponed

Red Dirt Rivalry, HODGETOWN’S first collegiate baseball game, features Texas Tech and Oklahoma

  From Lufkin to Chi-Town: Natasha Mack picked by Sky in WNBA draft

Lufkin native Natasha Mack has been drafted into the WNBA tonight.

  WebXtra: SFA football announces new schedule

After playing 10 games during the COVID-19 pandemic this past fall the SFA lumberjack team is starting to prepare for the fall 2021 season.

Mental prep more important than x’s and o’s for SFA soccer heading into conference semifinal

At this point of the season the on-field chemistry is figured out and the game plan will not be changing. What is a challenge is the mental part of the game.

AP sources: NCAA dumps requirement that transfers sit a year

The NCAA Division I Council voted Wednesday to change the long-standing rule that has often deterred players in high-profile sports from switching schools, sources said.

Texas Tech tops Stephen F. Austin 7-5 Wednesday afternoon

Texas Tech baseball escapes another close game against Stephen F. Austin Wednesday afternoon, winning 7-5 to sweep the mid-week series.

SFA women’s basketball brings home honors from Dave Campbell’s Texas basketball

The SFA Ladyjacks picked up some state wide honors on Tuesday from Dave Campbell.

SFA soccer advances to Southland semifinal on PKs

SFA soccer advanced to the Southland Conference Tournament semifinals after a thrilling win over Texas A&M Corpus Christi.

WNBA stars praise college players for exposing NCAA inequality

Disparities between the men’s and women’s tournaments overshadow championship event.

SFA Soccer opens conference tournament play on Tuesday

The SFA Lumberjack soccer team is looking to make the NCAA tournament for the first time since 2012.

SFA Soccer picks up regular season Southland Championship

SFA finished the regular season as the Southland Champions despite being picked to finish 8th in the preseason poll.

SFA, Sam Houston Marathon soccer match ends in no contest

The Friday weather caused the SFA soccer game to be canceled.

  Former SFA assistant coach Rebecca Alvidrez introduced as new head coach for UT Tyler women’s basketball

UT Tyler is turning to SFA for their next head basketball coach.

  SFA Soccer one win away from first regular season crown since 2015

The SFA soccer team has surpassed expectations and are a win away from a regular season championship.

HODGETOWN to host ‘Red Dirt Rivalry’ baseball game, nationally televised on ESPNU

The live event on ESPNU will also be available on the ESPN App to authenticated pay TV subscribers.

  SFA to start selling alcohol at baseball, softball games

SFA is ready to begin selling alcohol at baseball and softball games after the Nacogdoches city council approved of the move on Tuesday night. Sales will start the weekend of April 16-18 when baseball hosts Southeastern Louisiana and softball hosts Northwestern State.

Longview Baylor grad recalls 1948 Final Four year

As Baylor University celebrates its first NCAA championship win in men’s basketball, one Baylor graduate is also celebrating, and reflecting on another year where the Bears very nearly accomplished the same thing.

Mark Adams confirmed as next TTU Head Basketball coach

Texas Tech University has confirmed Mark Adams as the school’s next head basketball coach, following Chris Beard’s departure from the program late last week.

Baylor ends Gonzaga’s bid for perfect season with 86-70 victory

Baylor is on top of the college basketball world, winning its first national championship while denying perfection for Gonzaga.

NCAA fan’s death prompts contact tracing in Indiana

Health officials in Indiana said Saturday they are investigating whether anyone was exposed to COVID-19 by Alabama residents following Friday night’s death of a Crimson Tide fan who was in Indianapolis for the NCAA Tournament last weekend.

Beard says it was a ‘difficult decision’ to leave Texas Tech

Chris Beard says it was the most difficult decision of his life to leave Texas Tech. He was introduced by UT officials Friday morning as its new head men’s basketball coach.

  SFA’s Vischer, Kensmil pick up Southland Student Athlete of the Year honors

Stephanie Vischer and Gavin Kensmil have shown they can succeed both on and off the court at SFA.

  SFA’s Marissa Banfield set to compete at State Farm College Dunk and 3 Point Championships

Marissa Banfield will get one last chance to compete before her college basketball career is done.

  SFA Baseball looking to keep winning streak going against UIW

The SFA Baseball team is looking to build on recent success.

SFA baseball sweeps McNeese with Sunday 2-0 win

The SFA Lumberjacks picked up their 5th straight win on Sunday.

Lufkin native Natasha Mack named finalist for Defensive Player of the Year

Natasha Mack is one step closer to becoming the National Defensive Player of the Year.

  SFA football starts spring practices

The Stephen F. Austin State University football team took the field Monday morning for their first practice of the 2021 spring semester.

Red Raiders fall to Razorbacks 68-66 in 2nd round of NCAA Tournament

The Texas Tech men’s basketball season comes to a close in the round of 32, as the Red Raiders fall to the Arkansas Razorbacks 68-66.

  12-seeded SFA Ladyjacks fall in heartbreaker to 5-seeded Georgia Tech in overtime

The SFA Ladyjacks lost a heartbreaker in the NCAA round 1 tournament

  SFA Ladyjacks ready to play bracket buster in San Antonio

It is almost game time for the SFA Ladyjacks.

  SFA Ladyjacks speak on viral controversy from inside the NCAA bubble

Discrepancies in the men's and women's national tournaments are coming to light on social media.

NCAA basketball players use biggest stage to deliver message

Following a year of activism in sports that included NBA players shutting down the playoffs after a police shooting, it seems fitting that college athletes would use March Madness to get a message across.

  SFA Ladyjacks’ coach discusses life inside NCAA bubble

Beames spoke with Coach Mark Kellogg who discussed the myriad of restrictions, due to COVID-19, for the players, coaches, and referees inside the NCAA bubble.

  SFA Ladyjacks paired with Georgia Tech for first round of the NCAA Women’s National Tournament

The SFA Ladyjacks are in the NCAA Tournament for the first time since 2006.

  Katy Curse Axed: SFA Ladyjacks win first SLC title in 15 years

The SFA Ladyjacks are heading to the NCAA Tournament for the first time since 2006.

  SFA Ladyjacks survive Central Arkansas to advance to SLC Championship game

The SFA Ladyjacks found a way to win their Southland Conference Semifinal on Saturday.

  Ladyjacks looking to turn around luck in Southland Conference basketball tourney

The SFA Ladyjacks are just two wins away from an appearance in the NCAA National Tournament.

Red Raiders fall to UT in Big 12 Tournament, 66-67

Matt Coleman III made two free throws with 1.8 seconds left to lift Texas to a 67-66 win over the Red Raiders at the Big 12 Championship in Kansas City.

Texas faces Texas Tech in Big 12 quarters

A spot in the Big 12 semifinals is on the line as Texas Tech and Texas prepare to face off.

Les Miles out at Kansas

Kansas head coach Les Miles and the university have mutually decided to part ways, athletic director Jeff Long announced Monday, March 8.

Texas Tech Baseball to allow increased fan capacity this weekend

Zip ties and flags used to limit capacity in the stands will be removed for Friday’s game against UConn. But precautions will still be in place, and fans will be asked to help keep things safe.

Patrick Mahomes’ daughter receives Letter of Intent to Texas Tech

Brittany Matthews posted a photo of a Letter of Intent from Texas Tech University for Sterling Skye Mahomes.

Red Raiders set to play Texas in Big 12 Championship Quarterfinals

Texas Tech will open the 2021 Phillips 66 Big 12 Men’s Basketball Championship with a quarterfinals matchup against Texas at 8:30 p.m. on Thursday at the T-Mobile Center in Kansas City.

Texas Tech shuts out Sam Houston State 8-0

Texas Tech baseball is finding their groove in Houston as they shut out Sam Houston State in day two of the Shriners Hospital for Children College Classic 8-0.

No. 7 Texas uses 3-run seventh inning to defeat No. 12 LSU 8-5

After a weather delay pushed back the conclusion of the first game between No. 7 Texas and No. 12 LSU to Saturday, Mar. 6. The Longhorns took advantage of the lay-off and scored three runs in the top of the seventh inning to to take the first game 8-5.

  SFA Athletics keeping COVID-19 guidelines, hope to return to normal in the fall

SFA athletics will still require masks and social distancing at events even after the state relaxes COVID-19 policies.

  SFA Men’s Track team wins SLC Indoor Championship following dramatic finish

The SFA track team is SLC Indoor Champions.

KC Royals agree to contract extension with former ‘Jack Hunter Dozier

The Kanas City Royals made an investment in the club's future by extending Hunter Dozier's contract.

  Ladyjacks chop down Demons to clinch SLC regular season title

The SFA Ladyjacks are the Southland Conference regular season Champions after winning in blowout fashion Wednesday night.

  SFA starts season on right foot with big win over Sooners

The SFA Lumberjacks are getting in a rest day before getting back to work tomorrow to prepare for UT-Arlington this weekend.

SFA Baseball opens 2021 season with upset win over No. 25 Oklahoma

The Lumberjacks started their 2021 season with an upset win Tuesday night over Oklahoma.

  Lufkin’s Natasha Mack named a Naismith Defensive Player of the year Semifinalist

Natasha Mack has made the semifinal cut for the college basketball defensive player of the year.

  SFA Football to participate in 2021 WAC-ASun Challenge

The SFA football team will play in a unique two-conference agreement for the 2021 fall season.

Red Raiders fall in overtime to Oklahoma State

On the road for a Big Monday contest, it was another nail-biting conference game as the 18th ranked Red Raiders went into overtime and they came up short falling 74-69 to the Cowboys.

  SFA Ladyjacks first team to clinch spot in the 2021 Southland Conference Tournament

The SFA Ladyjacks are Katy bound. Will you be going?

  SFA surges late to beat Central Arkansas Monday afternoon

They were tested but the SFA Ladyjacks remained undefeated in SLC play.

#3 Red Raiders fall to Mississippi State

The #3 Red Raiders have started the season 0-3, losing to another top 10 SEC team.

  NCAA OKs limited fan attendance at men’s, women’s tourneys

The governing body said Friday it is permitting 25% capacity at the venues to allow for social distancing.

  NCAA Committee approves 2021 postseason ban for SFA Basketball

The SFA men's basketball team learned they will in fact be banned from the 2021 postseason.