Lions Football http://ketr.org en Tuaau named Daktronics All-American http://ketr.org/post/tuaau-named-daktronics-all-american <p>Texas A&amp;M University-Commerce defensive lineman Charlie Tuaau added to his postseason honors on Wednesday when he was named to the 2013 Daktronics All-America second team.&nbsp;<br /><br />Tuaau was a first team all-LSC performer and earned the league's top defensive honor as Defensive Player of the Year Award, along with the nod for the league's top defensive lineman at season's end.<br />&nbsp; Wed, 18 Dec 2013 20:21:59 +0000 Lionathletics.com 47143 at http://ketr.org Tuaau named Daktronics All-American Tuaau named AFCA All-American http://ketr.org/post/tuaau-named-afca-all-american <p><span style="font-family: arial; font-size: 11.818181991577148px; line-height: 17.99715805053711px;">Texas A&amp;M University-Commerce defensive lineman Charlie Tuaau headlines the 2013 AFCA Division II Coaches' All-America First Team announced today by the American Football Coaches Association.&nbsp;</span><br style="font-family: arial; font-size: 11.818181991577148px; line-height: 17.99715805053711px;" /><br style="font-family: arial; font-size: 11.818181991577148px; line-height: 17.99715805053711px;" /><span style="font-family: arial; font-size: 11.818181991577148px; line-height: 17.9971 Tue, 17 Dec 2013 16:59:14 +0000 Lionathletics.com 47078 at http://ketr.org Tuaau named AFCA All-American Lions take on Bisons Friday in final game of season http://ketr.org/post/lions-take-bisons-friday-final-game-season <p><span style="font-family: arial; font-size: 11.818181991577148px; line-height: 17.99715805053711px;">Friday marks an exciting cap to what has been a memorable 2013 season for the A&amp;M-Commerce football team as the Lions will be playing in their first bowl game since the 1958 Tangerine Bowl. Here is all the information fans need to plan to cheer on the Lions this weekend as A&amp;M-Commerce participates in the inaugural Live United Texarkana Bowl.</span></p> Fri, 13 Dec 2013 11:10:36 +0000 Cooper Welch & Lionathletics.com 46901 at http://ketr.org Lions take on Bisons Friday in final game of season Lions land three on Daktronics All-Super Region Four teams http://ketr.org/post/lions-land-three-daktronics-all-super-region-four-teams <p><span style="font-family: arial; font-size: 11.818181991577148px; line-height: 17.99715805053711px;">Three Lions have been named to the Daktronics All-Super Region Four team, announced Dec. 5. Wed, 11 Dec 2013 18:21:37 +0000 Lionathletics.com 46819 at http://ketr.org Lions land three on Daktronics All-Super Region Four teams Fore happy to play in December http://ketr.org/post/fore-happy-play-december <p>Marcus Fore is a senior safety for the Texas A&amp;M University-Commerce Lions. He sat down with the guys today to discuss playing in December for the first time and his best memories as a Lion. Also discussed: Mack Brown, Nick Saban, the Heisman Trophy race, college basketball and the Dallas Cowboys.</p><p></p> Wed, 11 Dec 2013 16:37:05 +0000 Cooper Welch, Taylor Phelps & Jordan Davis 46809 at http://ketr.org Fore happy to play in December 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 Ivey on 'bowl-ing' in Texarkana http://ketr.org/post/ivey-bowl-ing-texarkana <p>Ryan Ivey sat down with Cooper Welch today to talk about the Live United Texarkana Bowl, almost unprecedented postseason success for the Lions and what taking the next step looks like, on and off the field.</p><p></p> Wed, 27 Nov 2013 16:03:05 +0000 Cooper Welch 46227 at http://ketr.org Ivey on 'bowl-ing' in Texarkana 15 Lions garner football honors http://ketr.org/post/15-lions-garner-football-honors <p>The Lone Star Conference released its 2013 postseason football honors with 15 Lions recognized for their performances on the field. Texas A&amp;M University-Commerce was headlined by junior&nbsp;<strong><dfn><a href="http://lionathletics.com/roster.aspx?rp_id=1544" id="sidearmAd1" rel="smarttag" rev="1544">Charles Tuaau</a></dfn>&nbsp;</strong>being named both the J.V. Thu, 21 Nov 2013 17:23:11 +0000 Lionathletics.com 45980 at http://ketr.org 15 Lions garner football honors Carthel remains second in Liberty Mutual Coach of the Year voting http://ketr.org/post/carthel-remains-second-liberty-mutual-coach-year-voting <p style="font-family: arial; line-height: 18px;">Texas A&amp;M University-Commerce head football coach&nbsp;<dfn style="font-style: normal;"><a href="http://lionathletics.com/coaches.aspx?rc=2" id="sidearmAd1" rel="smarttag" rev="2" style="color: rgb(16, 74, 137);">Colby Carthel</a></dfn>&nbsp;remains second in the Liberty Mutual Coach of the Year voting as the 2013 regular season comes to a close. Voting remains open for a couple more weeks, so there is still plenty of time to help get Carthel into the number one slot!</p> Tue, 19 Nov 2013 14:00:00 +0000 Lionathletics.com 45849 at http://ketr.org Carthel remains second in Liberty Mutual Coach of the Year voting Lions to host ENMU in regular-season finale http://ketr.org/post/lions-host-enmu-regular-season-finale <p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">Texas A&amp;M University-Commerce closes out the 2013 regular-season schedule against a resurgent Eastern New Mexico&nbsp;</span><span style="line-height: 1.5;">University&nbsp;</span><span style="line-height: 1.5;">team on Sat., Nov. 16 at Memorial Stadium. Opening kick against the Greyhounds is set for 2 p.m. Saturday’s game marks the 2013 Lions’ Senior Day.</span></p><p>Eastern New Mexico has emerged as the surprise team in the Lone Star Conference, knocking off top-15-ranked opponents in consecutive weekends.</p> Tue, 12 Nov 2013 21:54:09 +0000 Lionathletics.com 45564 at http://ketr.org Lions to host ENMU in regular-season finale