Texas A&M University-Commerce Athletics

Lions women hoopsters ready for encore roar

Nov 6, 2013
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Texas A&M University-Commerce women's basketball team heads into the 2013-14 season looking to build on the turnaround that began with last season's 11 wins and a win over Abilene Christian in the Lone Star Conference Tournament Quarterfinals. The Lions open the season in Austin vs. Central Oklahoma University and at St. Edward's University.

Loss to Angelo State still a win for Lions

Nov 6, 2013
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On today's Look at the Lions segment, Joshua Jorgensen discussed with the guys the heartbreaking loss to Angelo State on Saturday, and how it was still a win for the fans.

Jorgensen and the Locker Room crew also discussed the new Lionathletics.com, and Coach Carthel's meteoric rise to the top of the poll in the Liberty Mutual Coach of the Year fan vote. Cooper, Taylor and Jordan ended the show with a brief chat on the NBA season.

Lions soccer team returns to LSC tournament

Nov 5, 2013
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Midwestern State Mustangs vs. A&M-Commerce Lions 
Friday Nov. 8, 12 p.m. – San Angelo, Texas
Records: Midwestern State (13-4-1, 7-2-1 LSC), A&M-Commerce (11-5-1, 5-4-1 LSC)
Live Stats: Angelosports.com
Live Video: foxsportssouthwest.com

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After dropping the first two sets to Cameron University, Texas A&M University-Commerce got boots from Li'i Etimani and Delanee Clark to get back in the set match and closed out the comeback in the fifth.

Lions shut out Zias to close out regular season, 2-0

Nov 4, 2013
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On senior day at Lion Soccer Field, Texas A&M University-Commerce sent Brionna MindeCatie Hyde and Tracey Rogers off victorious in a 2-0 win over Eastern New Mexico University.

Lions fail to convert chances in 3-1 loss to West Texas

Nov 2, 2013
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Texas A&M University-Commerce out shot and held more possession than West Texas A&M but were unable to capitalize on their numerous chances to put the game out of reach. The Lions hit the post twice and had opportunities inside the penalty area of West Texas but could not find the back of the net a second or third time.

"We just did not execute, I say that every time. Sometimes things happen", Neil Piper said after the loss.

Lions host Angelo State in 2013 Homecoming showdown

Nov 1, 2013
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Texas A&M University-Commerce puts its four-game winning streak on the line when the Lions welcome Angelo State  Rams to Memorial Stadium on Saturday, Nov. 2. The showdown with the Rams marks A&M-Commerce's 2013 Homecoming game. Kickoff set for 2 p.m.

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Texas A&M University-Commerce rallied back from an early 2-0 deficit to force a fifth and deciding set, but a late run by Midwestern State University thwarted the Lion comeback attack as A&M-Commerce fell 17-25, 22-25, 25-18, 25-19, 9-15 at the Field House.

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A&M-Commerce has won two in a row after not allowing a goal in either game last week. The shutouts came against Ouachita Baptist, 1-0, and Texas Woman's, 2-0. The Lion defense is on a 203-minute shutout streak, with the win over OBU coming in double over time.

Lions launch new website

Oct 31, 2013
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A&M-Commerce Lion Athletics has teamed up with Sidearm Sports to launch a newly redesigned LionAthletics.com, which debuted Thursday, Oct. 31.

Davault and Neal Earn LSC Weekly Honors for the third time

Oct 30, 2013
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After a perfect 2-0 week a pair of Lion volleyball players earned Lone Star Conference weekly honors. Senior setter Jordan Neal earned Co-Setter of the Week and junior outside hitter Amy Davault earned Co-Defensive Player of the Week honors.

Lions fight off Storm for road win in five sets

Oct 30, 2013
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Texas A&M University-Commerce was pushed to a fifth set for the second time in three matches by Southeastern Oklahoma State University, and the Lions were up to the task again winning three sets to two.

The Lions came out slow and dropped set one before winning sets two and three. The Savage Storm won the fourth set 25-17. In the fifth and final set the Lions came out and took a 5-1 early lead and never looked back, winning the set 15-10.

Ivey on Lions' climb to top

Oct 30, 2013
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Texas A&M University-Commerce Athletics Director Ryan Ivey sat down with the guys today to discuss the Lions' climbing of the mountain, and what it takes to stay there. Also discussed: the World Series and baseball's future in a fast-paced world.

Johnson, Fore Recognized as LSC Players of the Week

Oct 28, 2013
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Following its 22-20 upset victory over 23rd-ranked Tarleton State University Saturday, Texas A&M University-Commerce had a pair of players pick up Lone Star Conference weekly accolades. Junior wide receiver Vernon Johnson was tabbed the Co-Offensive Player of the Week with senior defensive back Marcus Fore earning the nod on Special Teams.

Lions upend 23rd-ranked Tarleton State

Oct 27, 2013
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Junior quarterback Harrison Stewart connected on a 25-yard touchdown pass to Hayden Marsh on fourth and 13 with 3:06 remaining, then Tarleton State's potential game-winning field goal attempt sailed wide right as Texas A&M University-Commerce upset the 23rd-ranked Texans 22-20.