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A&M-Commerce
2:23 pm
Tue December 3, 2013

KETR releases Dec.-March basketball broadcast schedule

Devin Oliver and the rest of the Lions will face Abilene Christian in their first game after the Thanksgiving break.
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The A&M-Commerce women's and men's basketball season continues tonight, when the Lions women tip off at Abilene Christian. Join Charlie Chitwood on the call at 5:30 p.m. 

Both teams continue their non-conference schedule through the end of December and then begin this season's Lone Star Conference schedule with a Jan. 2 twinbill at The Field House in Commerce against Midwestern State.

Here are the remaining regular-season games that will be heard on KETR:

Dec. 3              (W)             @ Abilene Christian                     5:30 p.m.

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A&M-Commerce
12:16 pm
Mon December 2, 2013

Lions remain undefeated after Arkansas series

Junior Christian Macauley notched his second Lion double-double, finishing with 11 points and 10 rebounds
Lion Athletics lionathletics.com

The men's basketball team of Texas A&M University-Commerce took a three-day weekend trip through Arkansas Friday through Sunday, matching up with two Great American Conference opponents. The Lions finished the weekend series well, winning both games and improving to 8-0 on the season. What follows are the summaries from each game.

A&M-Commerce 96, Southern Arkansas 78
W.T. Watson Center – Magnolia, Ark. – Friday, Nov. 29 – 7 p.m.
Records: A&M-Commerce (7-0); Southern Arkansas (2-4)

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A&M-Commerce
6:00 am
Fri November 29, 2013

Arkansas road swing on tap for undefeated Lions

Senior forward Kenny Brown
Lion Athletics lionathletics.com

Texas A&M University-Commerce puts its undefeated record on the line when it heads east for a two-game post-Thanksgiving road trip to Arkansas. The Lions open up the weekend facing Southern Arkansas at 7 p.m. Friday in Magnolia before heading north to Arkadelphia for a showdown with the Reddies at 7 p.m. Saturday evening.

Scouting the Muleriders

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KETR's Locker Room
10:03 am
Wed November 27, 2013

Ivey on 'bowl-ing' in Texarkana

Ryan Ivey
Lion Athletics lionathletics.com

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.

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A&M-Commerce
6:01 pm
Mon November 25, 2013

Back, Henderson named Daktronics South Central All-Region

Lion Athletics lionathletics.com

Texas A&M University-Commerce landed a pair on the Daktronics South Central All-Region team as defender Vicky Back and forward Savannah Henderson were both named second team honorees, announced today. It is the first all-region honor for both players as the duo played a key role in helping the Lions to a memorable 2013 season.

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High School Football
2:27 pm
Mon November 25, 2013

Bulldogs, Tigers advance to regionals

Leonard Tigers
Texas High School Helmet Project

The Cooper Bulldogs look to continue their undefeated season and the Leonard Tigers have a rivalry rematch as two teams from the KETR listening area continue in high school football playoff action this weekend.

Cooper (12-0) will travel to Royse City for a game against Scurry-Rosser (12-0) Friday.

Leonard (9-3) will  face S & S Consolidated (12-0) in Allen Saturday.

Cooper and Leonard would face each other in the quarterfinals on Dec. 6 if they each advance past their respective regional matchups.

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A&M-Commerce
1:00 pm
Mon November 25, 2013

Lion volleyball adds three during early signing period

Lion Athletics lionathletics.com

Texas A&M University-Commerce head volleyball coach Craig Case announced Monday morning three additions to the Lion volleyball program. Kaitlyn IngleLacie Jessup and Shantel Norton have signed letters of intent during the early signing period and will join the volleyball program next summer.

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A&M-Commerce
11:37 am
Mon November 25, 2013

Lions drop thriller to WT in LSC semis

Amy Davault had 17 kills and 17 digs in a five set loss to West Texas A&M
Lion Athletics lionathletics.com

In the second semifinal of the Lone Star Conference Tournament, West Texas A&M and Texas A&M University-Commerce played a thrilling five set affair for a spot in the championship match on Saturday afternoon. The Lions were unable to end their nine match-losing streak to the Lady Buffs.

A&M-Commerce was just the second team all season to push the Lady Buffs to a fifth set. The Lions won the first set 25-21, dropped the second set by the same score, won the third 27-25, dropped the fourth 25-19 and came up just two points short in set five, 15-13.

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High School Football
10:54 pm
Fri November 22, 2013

The Big Friday Night Scoreboard: Week 12

The second week of playoffs is in the books for most teams across the region, with some teams coming up on top that were not expected!

A&M-Commerce
2:29 pm
Fri November 22, 2013

Lion women fall to Sam Houston St.

A&M-Commerce dropped an 85-64 decision at Division I opponent Sam Houston State
Lion Athletics lionathletics.com

Texas A&M University-Commerce held its own for the first 30 minutes against Division I opponent Sam Houston State, but the Bearkats wore down the Lions over the final 10 minutes to notch an 85-64 victory at Johnson Coliseum.

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High School Football
11:28 am
Fri November 22, 2013

Bulldogs to face Henrietta in area round

Darmarcus Robinson
Cindy Roller 88.9 KETR

The Cooper Bulldogs have their sights set on the Area Championship Title. Their challenger is the 7-4 Henrietta Bearcats. The black and gold team is located near Wichita Falls and has been coached by Byron West for the past eight years. The Bearcats are led by their 6' 2", 165 lbs senior quarterback Conner Fletcher.

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A&M-Commerce
9:29 am
Fri November 22, 2013

Lions to face WT in volleyball semis

lionathletics.com

The Texas A&M University-Commerce volleyball team has advanced to the second round of the Lone Star Conference volleyball tournament, following the Lions' defeat of Eastern New Mexico on Thursday night.

Some game notes from the A&M-Commerce Athletics Department:

FIRST SERVE
The Lions and Lady Buffs will meet for the third time this season in the LSC Semifinals with a berth in the the championship match on the line. The Lions beat the TexAnns in the quarterfinals on Thursday night in four sets. 

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A&M-Commerce
11:23 am
Thu November 21, 2013

15 Lions garner football honors

Charles Tuaau & Vernon Johnson
Lion Athletics lionathletics.com

The Lone Star Conference released its 2013 postseason football honors with 15 Lions recognized for their performances on the field. Texas A&M University-Commerce was headlined by junior Charles Tuaau being named both the J.V.

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A&M-Commerce
10:35 am
Thu November 21, 2013

Lions to face TexAnns in LSC Tournament

Lion Athletics lionathletics.com

The Lions and TexAnns will face each other for the third time this season in the First Round of the Lone Star Conference Tournament in the four versus five match-up. The winner gets a shot at the number one seed and host, West Texas A&M.

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A&M-Commerce
7:41 am
Thu November 21, 2013

Lions rally to keep hoops record perfect

Senior guard Kameron Price led the Lions against Dallas Baptist with 19 points, six rebounds, four assists and four steals.
lionathletics.com

A&M-Commerce's quest for a 6-0 start to the 2013-14 season seemed in serious jeopardy early in the second half as the Lions found themselves trailing Dallas Baptist by 13. But once again, another second half rally pushes A&M-Commerce to victory as the Lions outlast the Patriots 72-67 at the Field House.

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