Texas Rangers http://ketr.org en NCAA compliance important to Lions http://ketr.org/post/ncaa-compliance-important-lions <p>Cooper and Jordan sat down with <a href="http://www.linkedin.com/pub/jacob-walker/66/a60/892" target="_blank">Jacob Walker</a> today to discuss his role with the A&amp;M-Commerce athletic department as the Athletics Compliance Assistant. Also discussed: the Texas Rangers, NCAA and NBA basketball and the NFL playoffs.</p><p></p> Wed, 15 Jan 2014 22:26:00 +0000 Cooper Welch & Jordan Davis 48213 at http://ketr.org NCAA compliance important to Lions Jorgensen talks Bisons, Lions basketball, Rangers http://ketr.org/post/jorgensen-talks-bisons-lions-basketball-rangers <p>Joshua Jorgensen, one of the assistant athletics directors at Texas A&amp;M University-Commerce, sat down with Cooper Welch today to talk about the upcoming Live United Texarkana Bowl, the men's and women's basketball teams, indoor track and new staff.</p><p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">The show ends with a discussion of the big moves made by the Texas Rangers, the mediocrity of the Dallas Cowboys, and the crazy weekend of college football coming up.</span></p> Wed, 04 Dec 2013 17:59:28 +0000 Cooper Welch 46493 at http://ketr.org Jorgensen talks Bisons, Lions basketball, Rangers Ryan retires from Rangers front office http://ketr.org/post/ryan-retires-rangers-front-office <p>Nolan Ryan announced his retirement from his position as CEO of baseball's Texas Rangers, according to a release from the team on Oct. 17.</p><p>Ryan, 66, was hired as the team's president in 2008 and was named CEO in 2011. During Ryan's tenure in the Texas Rangers' senior management, the team made its first-ever World Series appearances in 2010 and 2011.</p><p>"This is the right time for me to step down from my role of overseeing the Rangers organization," Ryan said in a statement. "I'm extremely proud of what this organization has accomplished."</p> Thu, 17 Oct 2013 19:57:41 +0000 Mark Haslett 44369 at http://ketr.org Ryan retires from Rangers front office Academics just as important as athletics for Lions http://ketr.org/post/academics-just-important-athletics-lions <p>Judy Sackfield, associate athletic director for academic services and senior woman administrator of A&amp;M-Commerce, sat down with the guys today to discuss the academic side of college athletics. Also discussed: the Texas Rangers missing the playoffs for the first time in four years and UT Athletics Director DeLoss Dodds&nbsp;retiring at the end of this academic year.</p> Wed, 02 Oct 2013 15:19:12 +0000 Cooper Welch, Taylor Phelps & Jordan Davis 43673 at http://ketr.org Academics just as important as athletics for Lions MSU returning to Commerce sets up 'Classic' http://ketr.org/post/msu-returning-commerce-sets-classic <p>Midwestern State is returning to Commerce for the first time since 2005, and the game is also the first occurrence of the Harvey Martin Classic in Commerce in its six-year history. The guys discuss this, and the upcoming challenge the Texas Rangers face in getting into the playoffs.</p><p></p> Fri, 27 Sep 2013 19:21:51 +0000 Cooper Welch, Taylor Phelps & Jordan Davis 43474 at http://ketr.org MSU returning to Commerce sets up 'Classic' Lions face a 'canyon' of a challenge this Saturday http://ketr.org/post/lions-face-canyon-challenge-saturday <p>The A&amp;M-Commerce Lions face the #4 West Texas A&amp;M Buffaloes this Saturday in Canyon, and for the first time in what seems like forever they actually stand a chance of winning. Taylor and Cooper preview this game, and talk about the playoff chances for the Texas Rangers.</p><p> Fri, 20 Sep 2013 19:28:08 +0000 Cooper Welch & Taylor Phelps 43169 at http://ketr.org Lions face a 'canyon' of a challenge this Saturday Jones describes rebuilding A&M-Commerce athletics http://ketr.org/post/jones-describes-rebuilding-am-commerce-athletics <p>This week on&nbsp;<em>Look at the Lions&nbsp;</em>Dr. Dan Jones, president of Texas A&amp;M University-Commerce discusses the rebuilding process in the A&amp;M-Commerce athletics department, and Taylor Fore discussed his role with athletics and alumni.</p><p> Wed, 18 Sep 2013 15:20:55 +0000 Cooper Welch, Taylor Phelps & Jordan Davis 43043 at http://ketr.org Jones describes rebuilding A&M-Commerce athletics 'Cowboys Chat' with Jesus Flores http://ketr.org/post/cowboys-chat-jesus-flores <p>This week Jesus Flores sat down with Cooper and Jordan to discuss the Dallas Cowboys and their upcoming season opener against the New York Giants.</p><p> Fri, 06 Sep 2013 19:45:35 +0000 Cooper Welch & Jordan Davis & Jesus Flores 42533 at http://ketr.org 'Cowboys Chat' with Jesus Flores Lions get Sully on Saturday http://ketr.org/post/lions-get-sully-saturday <p>Ryan Ivey sat down with Taylor and Cooper for this week's "Look at the Lions", and discussed the upcoming football game against Sul Ross State.</p><p> Tue, 03 Sep 2013 23:17:25 +0000 Cooper Welch & Taylor Phelps 42372 at http://ketr.org Lions get Sully on Saturday 'Cowboys Chat' with Jay Novacek http://ketr.org/post/cowboys-chat-jay-novacek <p>This week KETR's Locker Room began a new segment called "Cowboys Chat", in which <a href="http://www.rantsports.com/nfl/author/jesusflores/" target="_blank">Jesus Flores</a> -- a Dallas Cowboys writer for <a href="http://www.rantsports.com/" target="_blank">Rant Sports</a> -- talks all things Cowboys. This week's segment featured an interview with former Cowboys tight end Jay Novacek. Fri, 30 Aug 2013 19:32:23 +0000 Cooper Welch & Taylor Phelps & Jesus Flores 42232 at http://ketr.org 'Cowboys Chat' with Jay Novacek