Texas A&M University - Commerce

Blacklands Cafe
6:00 am
Tue May 27, 2014

Commerce, A&M-C arrange for citizens to use rec center pool; city pool's future doubtful

Dr. John Ballotti
Credit Texas A&M University-Commerce

Commerce mayor Dr. John Ballotti discusses details of the arrangement for citizens of Commerce to use the pool at the Morris Recreation Center on the Texas A&M University-Commerce campus this summer.  The mayor says the future of the municipal pool at City Park is doubtful, but it's unlikely the pool can be repaired.

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Blacklands Cafe
6:00 am
Mon May 26, 2014

A&M-C War & Memory Project visits 'Bulge' battlefield

East Texas War & Memory Project logo
Credit Texas A&M University-Commerce

On this Memorial Day, Dr. Eric Gruver and Hayley Hasik of the East Texas War and Memory Project at Texas A&M University-Commerce, relive the Project's visit to the Ardennes Forest, site the Battle of the Bulge in World War II.

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A&M-Commerce
12:29 am
Sun September 29, 2013

Postgame notebook: Midwestern's misty escape

Ki-Janaven Garrett, a freshman running back from Center High School, helped the Lions make progress with their rushing attack. Garrett ran for 78 yards and one touchdown.
lionathletics.com

The 23rd-ranked Midwestern State Mustangs escaped with a 30-24 win over Texas A&M University-Commerce at Memorial Stadium on Sept. 28.

That’s right, escaped. An A&M-Commerce onside kick attempt in the waning minutes tumbled into the hands of a Midwestern defender, ensuring victory for the visitors. Only then was the outcome decided. Considering how the Lions had played in the fourth quarter, it’s a safe bet the Mustangs were more than a little relieved.

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A&M-Commerce
4:08 pm
Tue September 24, 2013

University to host 'Banned Books Week' event

Liana Lopez will speak at Texas A&M University-Commerce Sept. 25.
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Multimedia journalist Liana Lopez is coming to Northeast Texas on Sept. 25 to speak as part of a combined observance of Hispanic Heritage Month and Banned Books Week.

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A&M-Commerce
7:35 am
Mon September 23, 2013

West Texas A&M rumbles past Lions, 62-28

Ki-Janaven Garrett crosses the goal line for his 15-yard touchdown in the first quarter at West Texas A&M.
lionathletics.com

A&M-Commerce made 25th-ranked West Texas A&M take notice on the opening play of the game, but the Buffs wore down the Lions in the second half as A&M-Commerce dropped a 62-28 decision at Kimbrough Memorial Stadium in Canyon. 

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A&M-Commerce
11:02 pm
Fri September 13, 2013

Lions shock Delta State, 45-37

Ronald Fields returns his fourth quarter interception which helped lead the Lions to the 45-37 victory over 25th-ranked Delta State.
lionathletics.com

When A&M-Commerce head coach Colby Carthel was hired back in January, he alluded to the idea that the Lions were a sleeping giant just waiting to be awoken.

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A&M-Commerce
4:27 pm
Fri September 6, 2013

New-look Lions facing old-school opponent

Head coach Colby Carthel inherited a team that went 1-9 in back-to-back seasons.
Texas A&M University-Commerce

College football is back in Northeast Texas – and the A&M-Commerce Lions will be kicking off the 2013 season Saturday at 6 p.m. with a home game against Sul Ross State University.

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A&M-Commerce
5:11 pm
Fri August 2, 2013

A&M-Commerce Climbing Society gains Guinness World Record titles

The Texas A&M University-Commerce Climbing Society successfully achieved the world records on January 18.
Texas A&M University-Commerce

Texas A&M University-Commerce is now the official holder of two Guinness World Record titles, both received by the Climbing Society.

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