KETR's Locker Room

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KETR’s Locker Room is a sports podcast devoted to everything sports in Texas and the surrounding area.

Each week Cooper Welch, Taylor Phelps and Jordan Davis discuss what’s new in the world of sports, talk about their favorite teams and athletes, and answer a controversial question that others refuse to talk about. They also sit down with the A&M-Commerce athletic department each week for “Look at the Lions”, and with a local high school athlete for “Locker Room Athlete of the Week”.

New episodes come out Tuesdays at 6 and Fridays at 1. All episodes of KETR's Locker Room can be found on, on iTunes. Also, check out The Locker Room on Facebook and Twitter.

Are sports today too dangerous?

Jul 2, 2013
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In this episode Jordan and Cooper discuss the relative dangers of sports, as well as the dominance of the SEC in the college football world. Also discussed: the Texas Rangers, NBA free agency, and the Dallas Cowboys.

Drafts, free agents, and trades: the crazy off-season of the NBA

Jun 28, 2013
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This week Cooper and Taylor talk about the NBA Draft, Dwight Howard and other upcoming free agents, and a few trades made last night. Also discussed: the Texas Rangers, Wimbledon, and Aaron Hernandez.

Would you take him back?

Jun 25, 2013
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A few days ago 103.3 ESPN posed this question: If the Angels offered to trade Josh Hamilton back to the Rangers and absorb half of his contract, would you want him back? 

New host, new opinions

Jun 21, 2013
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Jordan Davis officially joined KETR's Locker Room on Friday, and sat down with Cooper and Big Chris for an on-air "interview". Also discussed: NBA & NHL Playoffs, the Texas Rangers, and Aaron Hernandez.

If coaches can be traded, what next?

Jun 18, 2013
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Though it fell through, the Boston Celtics and Los Angeles Clippers had been discussing a somewhat unusual trade. The guys discuss this, Tim Tebow's NFL future, the NBA Finals, and the Texas Rangers.

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Today the guys discuss what needs to happen for soccer to become a major sport in the U.S., and their 'Mount Rushmores' of sport. Also discussed: the NBA Finals, the NHL playoffs, and the Texas Rangers.

Turf, track, softball new at A&M-Commerce

May 31, 2013
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Memorial Stadium and the A&M-Commerce Soccer Field are getting new turf and the track is also being renovated. Josh Jorgensen discussed this and the new softball team with Cooper and Big Chris.

Could one player change the destiny of the Cowboys?

May 29, 2013
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Earlier this week, Michael Strahan got into a Twitter feud with Cowboys fans.

Are the rich just getting richer?

May 21, 2013

Today Ryan & Cooper discuss Robert Griffin III's wedding registry fiasco and also talk some other sport controversies. The show ends with NBA playoffs and the Rangers.

Would you choose the Mavs or the Miracle?

May 16, 2013

If you could go back in time to any sporting event, what would you choose? Cooper, Kevin, and Ryan share their favorite sporting moments and also talk about the NBA Playoffs and the Texas Rangers.

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Taylor and Ryan are out of town, so KETR's Kevin Jefferies and Mark Haslett joined Cooper Welch on the Locker Room today to discuss some big sports questions, and talk a little NBA and NHL playoff action.

Should coaches top pay scale?

May 10, 2013 / Deadspin

According to a recent article published on, in 40 out of 50 states coaches are the highest paid state employees. The guys discuss what this means economically, socially, and morally, and then end the show with a discussion of the Texas Rangers' current situation.

Could Rose return put a thorn in the Heat's championship plans?

May 7, 2013
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The Bulls defeated the Heat in Game 1 Monday night 93-86, and now many are calling for Derrick Rose to return. Should he? The guys also cover the rest of the NBA Playoffs.

Cowboys' 2013 draft report card: C

Apr 30, 2013
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The Cowboys' draft didn't go as many expected, and a lot of fans aren't very happy with it. The guys grade the draft for the Cowboys and the NFL as a whole, then talk about Jason Collins and the NBA playoffs.

Cowboys trade down, down fans' hopes

Apr 26, 2013
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The Cowboys didn't take who most people expected them to, or wanted them to. The guys talk about the draft overall, the Rangers, and injuries in the NBA playoffs.