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A&M-Commerce
10:16 am
Wed February 26, 2014

Lion women scrapping for tourney berth

Ashlee Johnson
lionathletics.com

The Texas A&M University-Commerce women's basketball team could use a victory this week in order to qualify for the Lone Star Conference tournament. The Lions tip off against Texas Woman's University tonight in Denton and close the regular season at home against Tarleton state on March 1.

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A&M-Commerce can clinch a trip to the Lone Star Conference Tournament with a win in either game this week and a loss by Eastern New Mexico versus West Texas on Saturday. The Lions can make the tournament in other ways based on tiebreakers.

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A&M-Commerce
8:38 am
Mon February 24, 2014

Lions beat Buffs, earn third straight victory

Tyrie Wooten's performance at the free-throw lines helped seal the win for the Lions.
lionathletics.com

Tyrie Wooten hit three straight free throws with 10.7 seconds remaining and the A&M-Commerce Lions held defensively to squeak out an 83-82 win over West Texas A&M on Saturday at the First United Bank Center.

The win, coupled with a loss by Cameron, bumps the Lions (17-8, 6-7 LSC) into sole possession of fifth place in the conference standings with one game to play. It also marks the first time the Lions have picked up a win over the Buffaloes (10-15, 2-11 LSC) in Canyon since the 2005-05 season.

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A&M-Commerce
10:28 am
Thu February 20, 2014

Lions tame Greyhounds, 78-71

De'Andre Carson and the Lions picked up an important conference victory over Eastern N.M. at The Field House in Commerce on Feb. 19.
lionathletics.com

The A&M-Commerce Lions overcame a sluggish start and never trailed in the second half, evening the season series with Eastern New Mexico with a 78-71 win over the Greyhounds Wednesday at The Field House.
 
The Lions (16-8, 5-7 LSC) picked up consecutive wins in conference play for the first time this season, and head into the regular season’s final two games just a game back of third place in the LSC.
 

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A&M-Commerce
4:27 pm
Wed February 5, 2014

Lions football program signs 53

Colby Carthel
lionathletics.com

A&M-Commerce head coach Colby Carthel announced the signing of 53 student-athletes to National Letters of Intent to play their college football for the Lions on Wednesday's National Signing Day.

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A&M Commerce
3:00 pm
Wed February 5, 2014

Men's basketball game notes: Cameron

Daniel Ehambe scored the most points with 15 the last game against Cameron
Lion Athletics / lionathletics.com

A&M-Commerce (13-6, 2-5 LSC) vs Cameron (9-9, 3-4 LSC)
Wednesday, February 5, 2014 • 7:30 p.m. 
The Field House (5,000) • Commerce, Texas 

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A&M Commerce
3:00 pm
Wed February 5, 2014

Women's basketball: Cameron and Midwestern State

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Cameron (9-9, 1-7 LSC) at A&M-Commerce (3-15, 2-7 LSC)

Wednesday - February 5 - 5:30 p.m.

The Field House - Commerce, Texas

A&M-Commerce (3-15, 2-7) at Midwestern State (13-7, 5-4)

Saturday - February 8 - 4 p.m. 

D.L. Liggon Colliseum - Wichita Falls, Texas

Live Stats: Lionathletics.com/sidearmstats

Live Audio: ketr.org (Charlie Chitwood, play-by-play)

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A&M-Commerce
10:29 am
Tue February 4, 2014

Carthel, Lions ready for signing day

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Head coach Colby Carthel and his staff will welcome their second signing class at A&M-Commerce on Wednesday, Feb. 5, on the 2014 National Signing Day the first day high school seniors can sign National Letters of Intent with their chosen school.

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High School Sports
1:05 pm
Mon February 3, 2014

UIL 2014-16 alignment and classification announced

Sulphur Springs will welcome Greenville and Longview into the district.
Mark Haslett

Go west, Commerce Tigers fans.

The Commerce football and basketball teams, along with their neighbors from Caddo Mills, will be heading west to face new district opponents Dallas Life Oak Cliff, Red Oak Life, Scurry-Rosser and Sunnyvale.

Greenville, meanwhile, will enjoy a more East Texas theme, with the Lions joining Hallsville, Longview, Longview Pine Tree, Marshall, Mount Pleasant, Sulphur Springs and Texarkana Texas High.

Here are the districts including schools in the KETR service area. Complete list here.

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A&M-Commerce
2:47 pm
Mon January 27, 2014

Lions snap skid with win over Buffaloes

LaDon Carnegie contributed 23 points, scoring four three-pointers and six free throws.
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LaDon Carnegie put in 23 points and the A&M-Commerce Lions snapped a three-game losing streak with a 93-84 win over West Texas A&M on Saturday at The Field House.

 

 The win also snapped a six-game losing streak for the Lions (13-5, 2-4 LSC) in the series with the Buffaloes (8-9, 1-5 LSC). Carnegie finished with 23 points on 7-for-10 shooting from the field, hitting all four three-point tries and five of six free throw attempts. He also added seven rebounds and five assists.

 

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A&M-Commerce
4:20 pm
Sat January 25, 2014

Live blog: Lions vs. West Texas A&M men's basketball

KETR
  • Get your final stats here. Congratulations Lions on what was really a must-have win at home against West Texas A&M today.
  • FINAL: Lions, 93, Buffaloes 84. "And the Lions win!"
  • Lions 91, Buffs 84. 8 seconds.
  • Lions 91, Buffs 83. 11 seconds to play.
  • Lions 90, WT 83. 19 seconds left. Maybe this one won't go to the last buzzer. 
  • Macauley has a career-high 15 points. 89-83 Lions with 19 seconds left.
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A&M-Commerce
3:41 pm
Thu January 23, 2014

Disappointment at ENMU makes third loss in a row

Devondrick Walker made six three-pointers and finished with a new career high of 27 points.
Lion Athletics / www.lionathletics.com

Devondrick Walker set career highs in points and made three-pointers, but a late Eastern New Mexico run helped the Zias defeat Texas A&M University-Commerce 83-78 on Jan. 22 at Greyhound Arena in Portales, N.M.

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A&M-Commerce
3:10 pm
Thu January 23, 2014

Lions' late run comes up short in Portales

Aubree Butts scored a career-high 21 points in the Lions' loss to Eastern New Mexico.
Lion Athletics / www.lionathletics.com

Eastern New Mexico used two scoring runs to defeat Texas A&M-University-Commerce 90-76 on Jan. 22 in Portales, N.M. The Zias (6-8, 4-1 Lone Star Conference) started 0-of-10 from the floor before rallying to defeat the Lions (3-12, 2-4).

The knockout punch came in the form of a 20-1 run over a 4:48 span in the second half that allowed the Eastern New Mexico to withstand a 15-2 run by A&M-Commerce over the last 3:56 to get the win.

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A&M-Commerce
7:46 am
Thu January 16, 2014

Lion men drop another close one, 69-66

Senior guard Kameron Price scored 14 and while getting seven rebounds and three assist.
lionathletics.com

Will Cook hit a pair of foul shots with 27.6 seconds left and the Texas A&M University-Commerce Lions came up empty on their final two possessions to give the Aggies a 69-66 win at Aggie Gym on Wednesday night.

The win gives the Aggies (9-5, 3-0 LSC) their first 3-0 start in conference play in league history and extended their home win streak over the Lions (12-4, 1-3 LSC) to four games.

It is the first time the Lions have dropped consecutive games this season.

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A&M-Commerce
7:18 am
Thu January 16, 2014

Lion women win at Cameron, 76-73

La Tisha Hearne scored 18 and hauled in 12 rebounds to help the Lions win on Jan. 15.
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Texas A&M University-Commerce (3-11, 2-3 LSC) saw a 14-point lead with 3:18 to play get cut all the way to 3, 76-73, and Cameron (8-5, 0-2 LSC) having the ball in position to tie the game with under 40 seconds to play. The Lion defense came up with the key stop they needed and Breanna Harris iced the game with a layup at the other end with four seconds to play.

The win ends a six game losing streak for the Lions at Aggie Gym and gets them back-to-back wins over Cameron –dating back to last season- for the first time since winning eight straight from 2005-09.

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A&M-Commerce
5:59 pm
Wed January 15, 2014

Lions look to even conference record at Cameron

Senior guard Tyrie Wooten scored 15 points on Jan. 12 at Angelo State.
lionathletics.com

A&M-Commerce (12-3, 1-2 LSC) at Cameron (8-5, 2-0 LSC)

Wednesday, Jan. 15 • 8 p.m.

Aggie Gym (1,800) • Lawton, Okla.

Radio: KETR 88.9 FM • Twitter: @Lion_MBB 

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