Texas A&M University-Commerce News

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A&M-Commerce Basketball
12:16 pm
Thu January 9, 2014

Lion men hold off Javelinas for first LSC win

Lion Athletics www.lionathletics.com

The Texas A&M University-Commerce Lions held off a hot-shooting Texas A&M University-Kingsville group in the game's final minute for a 68-66 win, its first in Lone Star Conference play this year, on Wednesday at The Field House.
 

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A&M-Commerce
11:46 am
Thu January 9, 2014

Lion women falter down stretch in loss to Javelinas

Devin Oliver tied a career high with 19 points in the Lions' loss to Kingsville.
Lion Athletics www.lionathletics.com

Texas A&M University-Commerce had the lead for over 24 minutes versus Texas A&M University-Kingsville, but the Lions could not fend off the Javelinas and fell 76-72 at The Field House on Wednesday night. The Lions fall to 2-10 overall and 1-2 in Lone Star Conference play. The win lifts Kingsville to 6-6 overall and 1-1 in LSC play.
 

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KETR's Locker Room
2:46 pm
Wed January 8, 2014

New personnel for a new year

Ben Rikard
Lion Athletics lionathletics.com

Ben Rikard, the new Director of Media Relations for A&M-Commerce Lion Athletics, sat down with Cooper, Taylor and Jordan to talk about his new job, where the Lions will go next, and the upcoming basketball schedule. Also discussed: Mack Brown and Charlie Strong, the BCS, and the new college playoff system.

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A&M-Commerce
8:38 pm
Sat January 4, 2014

Mustangs hand Lions second loss of season

Lion Athletics lionathletics.com

Despite LaDon Carnegie's 18 points in his return from a two-game absence, the Texas A&M University-Commerce Lions could not overcome a hot-shooting Midwestern State bunch in the second half, falling 84-73 in the Lone Star Conference opener for both teams at The Field House.
 

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A&M-Commerce
6:17 pm
Sat January 4, 2014

Lions upset Mustangs in overtime

Breanna Harris set a new career high with 20 rebounds in the Lions OT win over Midwestern State.
Lion Athletics Lionathletics.com

A&M-Commerce (2-9, 1-1 LSC) needed overtime to seal a 71-64 upset win over the visiting Mustangs of Midwestern State (9-4, 1-1). The win marks the end of a seven game losing streak for the Lions versus the Mustangs. The Lions did their damage on the defensive end, holding Midwestern State to just 1-20 (5%) from three-point range and a season low 29.3% from the field overall.

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A&M-Commerce
5:32 pm
Fri January 3, 2014

Lions to open LSC play vs Midwestern State

Lion Athletics Lionathletics.com

A&M-Commerce (11-1, 0-0 LSC) vs Midwestern State (8-4, 0-0 LSC)

Saturday, January 4, 2014 • 4:00 p.m. 
The Field House (5,000) • Commerce, Texas 
Radio: KETR 88.9 FM • Live Stats • Twitter: @Lion_MBB

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A&M-Commerce
8:00 am
Fri January 3, 2014

Rambelles slip by Lions

Lion Athletics Lionathletics.com

The Angelo State Rambelles erased a six-point halftime deficit and held off an Texas A&M University-Commerce comeback attempt in the game’s final two minutes to edge the Lions 55-54 in the Lone Star Conference opener for both teams on Thursday at The Field House.
 

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Music
1:16 pm
Thu January 2, 2014

Jones speaks of scholarship, cultural significance at Ray Price funeral

Jones and Price in December, 2009
TAMUC Photo

Last Saturday, December 28th, was the date of the funeral for legendary country and western singer, songwriter, and bandleader, Ray Price, who died at 87 after a battle with pancreatic cancer.

Among those who spoke at the service were radio personalities Dallas Wayne, Eddie Stubbs, and Bill Mack – who read a statement from Willie Nelson. Also asked to speak was Dr. Dan Jones of Texas A&M University-Commerce, the institution which conferred upon Price a doctorate of Humane Letters in December of 2009.

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A&M-Commerce
7:00 am
Mon December 30, 2013

Lions take on another D-1 opponent before kicking off LSC schedule

Kourtney Briscoe and the Lions face a full slate with three games this week.
Lion Athletics Lionathletics.com

A&M-Commerce will take on their third Division I team this season when they face the Lumberjacks of Stephen F. Austin on Monday. The Lions will try to make it back-to-back wins after getting their first win of the season last time out versus Ouachita Baptist. The Lions then open up Lone Star Conference play when the calendar turns to 2014 when Angelo and Midwestern State come to The Field House. This season marks the third straight season in which the Lions open up their conference schedule at home.

A&M-Commerce Lions at Stephen F. Austin Lumberjacks

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