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High School Football
11:50 pm
Fri September 26, 2014

Tigers win homecoming 48-20; Greenville triumphs again

Commerce 48, Edgewood 20

Greenville 24, Mt. Pleasant 23

Texas High 35, Sulphur Springs 29

Cooper 32, Whitewright 14

A&M-Commerce
1:28 pm
Mon September 22, 2014

Liu honored; Lions knocking on door of Top 25

A&M-Commerce RB Joe Bergeron, head coach Colby Carthel and LB Tu'u Lui address the media following the Lions' 55-20 defeat of A&M-Kingsville on Sept. 20.

Texas A&M University-Commerce senior linebacker Tu’u Liu has been named Lone Star Conference Defensive Player of the Week. A&M-Commerce defeated Texas A&M-Kingsville 55-20 at AT&T Stadium on Sept. 20.  Liu snatched two interceptions against the Javelinas. Both interceptions were on passes that Liu tipped, then caught.

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A&M-Commerce
7:39 am
Mon September 22, 2014

Lions romp past Kingsville at AT&T Stadium

Toni Palu flies in to sack Texas A&M-Kingsville quarterback Trey Mitchell for a 10-yard loss during Texas A&M University-Commerce's 55-20 victory on Saturday in Arlington.
Credit Laurie White King / Greenville Herald-Banner

The A&M-Commerce football team retained the Chennault Cup for the third consecutive year following a 55-20 win over Texas A&M-Kingsville following a stingy defensive performance highlighted by two interceptions including one returned for a score from senior linebacker Tu'u Lui.

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A&M-Commerce
10:06 am
Sat September 20, 2014

Live blog: Lions vs. Javelinas at the Jerrydome

A&M-Commerce

Welcome to the 2014 Lone Star Football Festival from AT&T Stadium in Arlington!

Final score   Lions 55, Javelinas 20. #wearelions

4q 1:24  Javs get a TD in garbage time...no big deal.

4q 7:04   By the way, Brock Callaway said that Martinez 43-yard field goal had another 10 yards in it. Nice to have a good kicker in the mix. Lions lead 55-13.

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Big Friday Night Scoreboard Program
11:41 pm
Fri September 19, 2014

Tigers fall to Melissa at Cardinal Stadium

After a win last week, the Commerce Tigers fell to the Melissa Cardinals in Melissa.

Other scores across the region:

Pattonville Prairiland - 7
Cooper - 30
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McKinney Boyd - 46
Flower Mound - 6
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Paris - 34
Palestine - 13

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Texas Sports
4:02 pm
Thu September 18, 2014

Washington cites marital trouble as reason for resignation

Ron Washington won two American League pennants in Texas, the first in team history.
KERA

Former Texas Rangers manager Ron Washington held a press conference on Sept. 18 in Irving to present a statement regarding his abrupt resignation from the team in Arlington on Sept. 5, just hours before a home game with Seattle. Washington said that he was resigning for personal reasons, which was confirmed by Rangers General Manager Jon Daniels, but no details were given.

At the Sept. 18 press conference, Washington implied that he had been unfaithful to his wife of 42 years, and that circumstances around the situation led to his resignation.

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A&M-Commerce
3:36 pm
Tue September 16, 2014

Lion men to tip off at Texas Tech

lionathletics.com

Texas A&M University-Commerce men's basketball coach Sam Walker as announced the 28-game slate and an exhibition game against a Division I foe for the Lions upcoming 2014-15 season.

The Lions open the season with an exhibition at NCAA Division I Texas Tech in Lubbock, Texas on Saturday, November 8 with the official start to the season coming at the two-day Tarleton State Tipoff Classic against New Mexico Highlands on Friday, November 14 and Lubbock Christian on Saturday, November 15.

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A&M-Commerce
3:29 pm
Tue September 16, 2014

First-year coach Burton releases Lions WBB schedule

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Texas A&M University-Commerce women's basketball coach Jason Burton has announced the 26-game slate which includes a match up against Division I Texas State on December 14.
 
The Lions open up the season with back-to-back games on the road. On, Saturday, November 15 A&M-Commerce opens up Lone Star Conference play traveling to Abilene, Texas to play McMurry University. On Monday, November 17 the Lions have a match at Henderson State in Arkadelphia, Arkansas.

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Big Friday Night Scoreboard Program
11:17 pm
Fri September 12, 2014

Commerce Tigers take the win over Bonham

Following an OT win against Quinlan last week, the Commerce Tigers beat the Bonham Warriors 49-21.

Also on the scoreboard,
Princeton beats Greenville 46-34
Whitehouse beat Sulphur Springs 56-35
Tom Bean beat Cooper 31-30

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A&M-Commerce
4:06 pm
Thu September 11, 2014

Lion Football ready for FCS Jacks on Saturday

Coach Colby Carthel coaches his team to a 98-20 win over East Texas Baptist University.
Credit lionathletics.com

Coming off a record setting 98-20 win over East Texas Baptist that vaulted the Lion football team into the national spotlight, A&M-Commerce will travel up the road to faceoff against FCS foe and former Lone Star Conference member Stephen F. Austin Saturday at 6 p.m.

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A&M-Commerce
4:02 pm
Thu September 11, 2014

Rollison named D2Football.com National Player of the Week

Credit lionathletics.com

A week after the 98-20 record-breaking rout of ETBU the accolades are still rolling in for A&M-Commerce as Lions senior starting quarterback Tyrik Rollison was named D2Football.com National Offensive Player of the Week Thursday morning from the organization.

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Commerce Tigers
11:56 pm
Fri September 5, 2014

Tigers take OT win over Quinlan

After a heartbreaking week zero loss to North Lamar, the Commerce Tigers hit the reset button for the home opener, squeaking past the Quinlan Ford Panthers in overtime, 35-28.

Commerce earned some sizeable gains with multiple 80-plus-yard touchdown passes.

The Tiger defense helped to seal victory, recovering a fumble on the Panthers' first OT possession. The Tigers quickly scored on the first play of their first OT drive.

The 1-1 Tigers travel to Bonham next week to face the Purple Warriors. Kickoff at 7:30pm, and the game broadcast is on 88.9 KETR.

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A&M-Commerce
8:27 am
Fri September 5, 2014

Lions roll over ETBU, 98-20

A&M-Commerce routed East Texas Baptist, 98-20.
Daniel Kambel

The Texas A&M University-Commerce football team opened the 2014 season in record-breaking fashion, beating East Texas Baptist in a 98-20 rout. The game set a new NCAA Division II record for total offense with 986 yards Thursday night at Memorial Stadium.

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A&M-Commerce
4:13 pm
Wed September 3, 2014

Lions to debut new starters tonight

Second-year head coach Colby Carthel has had an entire recruiting season to develop this year's Lions team.
Credit lionathletics.com

With the kickoff to the 2014 Lion football season approaching, defensive coordinator Justin Deason and offensive coordinator Matt Storm talk about their respective units in a positional break down.

On the offensive side of the ball, the Lions have depth and speed at the skill positions that will be a pick your poison for opposing defenses.

Returning 2013 Lone Star Conference wide receiver of the year, Vernon Johnson, anchors a group that will be tough to cover by opposing defensive backs.

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A&M-Commerce
4:09 pm
Wed September 3, 2014

Former NFLer joins Lions coaching staff

Former Indianapolis Colts wide receiver Montiese Culton has joined the Texas A&M University-Commerce football coaching staff.
Credit lionathletics.com

Montiese Culton, a former NFL veteran as a wide receiver with the Indianapolis Colts and standout collegiate receiver with Tulsa, joined the A&M-Commerce football coaching staff over the summer via the National Football League Players Association (NFLPA) coaching internship program.

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