Basketball

Lady Raiders upset No. 21 Texas

The Lady Raiders losing streak came to an end on Sunday, as Texas Tech knocked off No. 21 Texas in the United Supermarkets Arena, 74-66.

LSU upsets previously unbeaten No. 7 Texas A&M in OT

  SFA football looking at long term goals in joining WAC

  SFA dominates Central Arkansas 95-69

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

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

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

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Lufkin’s Natasha Mack has historic night for OSU Cowgirls

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

  SFA men’s basketball adds Friday game against Midwestern State

Arkansas State/Texas State men’s basketball series postponed because of COVID-19

  Ladyjacks looking to build momentum off of strong opening conference win

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

Texas Tech falls in overtime to Oklahoma State 82-77

Texas Tech fell to Oklahoma State in overtime Saturday, losing 82-77.

  Zya Nugent off to a hot start for the Ladyjacks

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

  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.

  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.

#13 Red Raiders cruise past Incarnate Word

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

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

  Construction on new SFA basketball performance center progressing

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

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

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.

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 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.

  NCAA to play women’s basketball Tournament at 1 site, eyes Texas

The women’s Final Four in 2021 was already set for San Antonio and the NCAA has begun preliminary talks with the Texas city to hold the entire 64-team tournament in the area.

Former assistant women’s basketball coach at SFA who went on to NCAA dies

A former Stephen F. Austin State University assistant woman’s basketball coach who went on to serve as the director of both the women’s and men’s NCAA Division I basketball tournaments has died, according to ESPN.com.

SFA rumored to be one of four Texas additions to the WAC

Could SFA leave it's longtime home in the Southland Conference.

  SFA men’s basketball adds Wednesday game at nationally-ranked Baylor

SFA will look to beat another top ranked team a second year in a row.

Gavin Kensmil named Southland Conference Player of the Week

Gavin Kensmil started off the 2020 season storng with three solid opening week performances for the SFA basketball team.

No. 17 Red Raiders roll past Grambling

The 17th ranked Red Raiders used a dominating defensive effort to stop Grambling 81-40 Sunday afternoon at the United Supermarkets Arena.

SFA Ladyjacks improve to 3-1

An evenly matched 1st quarter kept the spectators engaged as the Ladyjacks applied a light full-court pressure to give themselves a spark after the Tigers scored the first two buckets of the game.

  With his foot in the door, former Lumberjack Kevon Harris looking to prove he belongs with Lakers

Former SFA Lumberjack Kevon Harris is ready to show he belongs in the NBA.

Lumberjacks set tone early in home opener with win over LeTourneau

The Lumberjacks hit the hardwood for the first time Tuesday night to kick off the 2020-21 campaign with a convincing 102-57 win over the LeTourneau Yellowjackets.

SFA men’s basketball team announces second schedule change in 24 hours

The SFA men’s basketball team announced another change to its 2020-21 schedule on Tuesday afternoon, adding a non-conference tilt against McNeese on Friday, December 4 inside William R. Johnson Coliseum.

St. John’s cancels basketball game at Texas Tech, deemed ‘too risky’

Multiple media outlets are reporting the game scheduled for this Thursday, December 3, between TTU and St. John’s has been canceled.

  SFA men’s basketball season opener changed from Wednesday to Tuesday

The SFA men's basketball season opener has been moved up to Tuesday, a day earlier than originally planned. The team is also playing LeTourneau instead of Hardin SImmons.

Texas Tech men’s comeback falls short against Houston

The Texas Tech men’s basketball team battled back after trailing by as much as 20 points against the number 17th-ranked Houston Cougars in the Dickies Arena. The Red Raiders were able to cut the lead to seven, but lost to Houston 64-53.

Desi Sills has 14 pts, Arkansas starts 2-0 with win over North Texas

Four Razorbacks scored in double figures in the 69-54 victory.

Lady Raiders overcome slow start to beat Houston Baptist

The Krista Gerlich era is off to a 2-0 start after the Texas Tech Lady Raiders held off Houston Baptist 68-51 Saturday afternoon in the United Supermarkets Arena.

#14 Red Raiders knock off Sam Houston State

The 14th ranked Red Raiders proved to be a problem for Sam Houston State as they topped the BearKats 84-52

Tech men breeze by Northwestern State

Chris Beard’s new and improved Texas Tech men’s basketball team was as good as advertised in their season opener against Northwestern State. The Red Raiders beat the Demons 101-58 in the United Supermarkets Arena.

Lady Raiders roll in season opener

The Krista Gerlich era starts with a 33-point victory in the United Supermarkets Arena, as the Texas Tech Lady Raiders beat the University of Texas Rio Grande Valley 89-56 on Wednesday afternoon.

  Lumberjack basketball exits Mogehan Sun Tournament due to COVID-19

A round of tests were conducted on the team’s travel party on Monday after the team arrived in Uncasville, and it was revealed that one support staff member traveling with the team tested positive.

  SFA basketball schedule changed 36 hours before tip off

SFA Basketball is adjusting to a new schedule just days before their season was set to start.

  St. Bonaventure’s basketball team pulls out of Thanksgiving Day game with SFA

The SFA men's basketball team is awaiting word on a replacement opponent for their Thanksgiving Day game in Connecticut.

Fleeing their home state’s strict restrictions on sports, New Mexico basketball teams seek refuge in two of Texas’ worst hot spots

UPDATE: Texas Tech has had no discussions about hosting University of New Mexico basketball programs on campus. Facilities will only be used for Texas Tech programs.

  SFA basketball coaches optimistic a week from opening tip off

The NCAA basketball season is supposed to start in a week. The Coaches are as optimistic as they can be.

Lufkin’s Natasha Mack named to Women’s Naismith Trophy Watch List

Natasha Mack is expected to have a big yer that could end with player of the year honors.

  Ladyjacks season opening event postponed until 2021

The SFA Ladyjacks will not be starting their season in Katy, Tx like they planned.

Texas Tech men’s basketball team start the season ranked 14

With the release of the AP top twenty-five men’s basketball ranking, the Texas Tech Red Raiders were ranked number 14 in the country.

  SFA, Kyle Keller agree to extension through 2026

Coach Kyle Keller locked in a long term deal with the SFA Athletic department.

  SFA Ladyjacks all together again, ready for 2020-21 season

The SFA Ladyjacks are hopeful their season ends on a good note after the abrupt ending last year.

  SFA basketball out of quarantine and back on the court for fall practice

The SFA basketball team held their first fall basketball practice Monday night.

  SFA basketball program in isolation following positive COVID-19 test

The state of fall practices is being delayed for the SFA men's basketball team.

Ex-women’s basketball coach Marlene Stollings prepares to sue Texas Tech over firing

Marlene Stollings was previously fired in August from the Texas Tech women’s basketball program after allegations arouse about an hostile and inappropriate environment came to light.

Hocutt describes troubled Lady Raider basketball program, apologizes to players

In his Friday news conference, Hocutt painted a picture of a troubled program that had received multiple complaints through Stollings’ first and second season, prompting him to conduct an investigation.

TTU announces the termination of Lady Raider head coach Marlene Stollings and Associate head Coach Nikita Dawkins

Texas Tech University has announced the termination of Lady Raider basketball head coach Marlene Stollings, effective immediately.

Report alleges toxic environment, sexual harassment within Lady Raiders basketball program

A report published in USA Today on Wednesday alleges Texas Tech Lady Raider Basketball Coach Marlene Stollings maintained a toxic work environment for players.

  Big wins, COVID-19 have SFA Basketball still working on 2020-21 schedule

COVID-19 and the big win over Duke are causing scheduling issues for the SFA basketball team.

  SFA men’s basketball ready to show they are still the kings of the SLC

Monday was the first day college coaches were able to work with their basketball teams under the NCAA summer access program.

  Former SFA basketball players dispute claims of racist comments from coach Danny Kaspar

Former head SFA basketball coach Danny Kaspar has been accused of making several racially insensitive remarks during his current time at Texas State.

  Kyle Keller on Eddie Sutton: ‘He treated me like a son’

SFA men's basketball coach Kyle Keller talked to KTRE Sports Director Caleb Beames about the legacy that Sutton left behind.

  NCAA bans SFA from postseason play in 3 men’s sports due to academic issues

SFA Athletics was hit with three separate post season bans on Tuesday for men's basketball, football, baseball.

  Thomas Walkup discusses pro career, love for SFA

Thomas Walkup has stayed busy since leaving SFA but has never forgot about the only school interested in him out of high school.

  SFA basketball sending historic items from win over Duke to Naismith Memorial Basketball Hall of Fame

SFA basketball's win over Duke will be immortalized in the Naismith Memorial Basketball Hall of Fame.

  Headline: Webxtra: SFA Bowling appears in ‘Jeopardy’ answer

he Stephen F. Austin State University bowling team was honored on a recent episode of Jeopardy.

  SFA’s Kevon Harris optimistic about basketball future

SFA senior Kevon Harris wants to be playing in a NBA arena by this time next year,

Southland Conference cancels all remaining spring sports competitions, championships

The Southland Conference announced Saturday that the league will cancel all remaining spring sports competitions and championship events, effective immediately.

  Reliving the season that was for the Lumberjacks

The SFA season is over. What a season it was.

  Southland Conference cancels the remainder of its championship basketball tournament

Amid the growing concerns over the coronavirus, the leadership of the Southland Conference has decided to cancel the rest of its championship tournament in Katy.

  Lumberjacks see new levels of success with change in practice

Practice makes perfect and the 'Jacks have bought in to a new way of doing it.

NCAA: March Madness going ahead as planned

NCAA basketball tournament games are scheduled to begin next week.

Red Raiders open Big 12 Championship against Texas Thursday morning

A new fight begins for Texas Tech next week at the Big 12 Championship when the Red Raiders open the tournament against No. 4 seed Texas at 11:30 a.m. on Thursday at the Sprint Center.

WEBXTRA: Ladyjacks have a lot to play for in Saturday’s finale against Sam Houston

The team will also want a win to help their seeding in the Southland Conference Tournament next week.

  An NCAA Tournament with empty arenas? It can’t be ruled out

Chief Operating Officer Donald Remy did not dismiss the possibility of games being played with no fans in arenas. The games presumably would still be televised.

Lamar, SFA put streaks on line

Stephen F. Austin looks for its 13th straight conference win against Lamar.

SFA looks to extend streak vs Northwestern State

Stephen F. Austin looks for its 12th straight conference win against Northwestern State.

  SFA gains momentum in latest AP Top 25 poll

At the top of the poll, Kansas jumped from No. 3 to the No.1 spot after beating previous No.1 Baylor in Waco over the weekend. Baylor dropped to No. 2.

SFA looks to extend streak vs Incarnate Word

Stephen F. Austin looks for its seventh straight win in the head-to-head series over Incarnate Word.