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The NCAA Tournament formula for TSU was simple: schedule difficult out-of-conference games to raise the RPI, win every game in the Southwestern Athletic Conference and then win the SWAC tournament. Accomplish that, and the thinking was, the Tigers...
3 days ago | Sports
The Houston Cougars's chances of making the NCAA Tournament took a hit Saturday night. The 18-8 Cougars lost to No. 19 SMU (24-4) by a score of 76-66. The Cougars led for large portions of the game, including nearly the entirety of the first half,...
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The Rice Owls begin the 2017 baseball season in Austin Friday. It’s the start of a four game series against the UT Longhorns, which this year are coached by former Rice assistant David Pierce. Though the Longhorns are coming off of a down year, th...
8 days ago | Sports
The Houston Chronicle's stories about the desperate need to upgrade and renovate NRG Stadium actually started way back in February of last year. But it's only this past week that the true barrage has truly begun, starting with John McClain be...
10 days ago | Sports
It’s that most wonderful time of the year. That time when everything is possible. When every team is still in contention for the pennant. It’s the start of spring training. Pitchers and catchers are reporting to camp and time for being jaded and c...
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The Oakland Athletics have announced that the diamond at Oakland-Alameda County Coliseum will henceforth be known as Rickey Henderson Field. That's a fitting tribute to one of the game's greatest players who, though he played for many teams ...