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Texas A&M 50, Arkansas 43 (OT)
ABOUT THE WIN ...
A&M improved to 3-1 overall and 1-0 vs. the Southeastern Conference
with a 50-43 overtime win over Arkansas at AT&T Stadium in
Post Game Quotes (Texas A&M 45, Louisiana 21)
Kevin Sumlin, Texas A&M Head Coach
On difference between first and second half…
like two different teams and coming into this week it’s about three
things. It’s about effort, which we’ve been getting. I think our guys
have been playing very hard all three weeks. It’s about communication,
which we are improving as a team on with being able to play as many
people as we played and getting guys on and off the field. With
communication comes elimination of penalties and things like that. The
last thing is execution, which is a work in progress."
Texas A&M Falls to Shandong in Exhibition Match
Texas A&M volleyball team made its first local appearance of the
season, taking on the Chinese team, Shandong, tonight at A&M
Consolidated High School Tiger Gym. Eighteen of the 19 suited-up Aggies
saw action in the 25-23, 25-15, 25-17 loss against the taller, talented
Texas A&M inks consensus top 5 class
The Texas A&M football team landed a consensus top five signing class by inking 22 standouts to National Letters of Intent
Texas A&M Rallies to 52-48 Victory Over Duke
Aggies’ rally from 21 points down ranks as the largest comeback in
school history. It eclipsed a 20-point rally from a 27-7 deficit
against Baylor in 1958 (Aggies won 33-27).
Groom and Streight Named to All-Region Team
Juniors Shea Groom and Meghan Streight were named to the NSCAA All-South Region First Team.
Aggies were one of four squads to have multiple players named to the
11-player First Team, joining Florida (3), Ole Miss (2) and South
Alabama (2). The South Region encompasses all the members of the
Southeastern Conference, Sun Belt Conference and Ohio Valley Conference.
AGGIES FALL AT LSU, 34-10
WR Derel Walker had five catches for 109 yards and a touchdowns, which
was his career-high for receiving yards in a game. His previous best
was 81 yards against Arkansas in game 5 of 2013. He finished with a
game-high 130 yards on six catches.
Texas A&M 1, Utah 0 (Overtime – 92:19)
STATION, Texas – Junior Allie Bailey dribbled through three defenders
and roofed a shot from 10 yards out to give the Texas A&M Aggies a
1-0 overtime win over the Utah Utes in NCAA Division I Women’s Soccer
Championship first round action at Ellis Field
Aggie Baseball Inks Nine Commitments
STATION, Texas - The Texas A&M Baseball program received
certification on National Letters of Intent and appropriate paperwork
for nine newcomers for the 2015 season, including seven of the top high
school student-athletes in the nation head coach Rob Childress announced
Aggies Host NCAA First Round Game
STATION, Texas – The Texas A&M Aggies will host the Utah Utes in an
NCAA Championship first round match at Ellis Field on Friday, November
15, the NCAA announced on Monday. First kick is slated for 7 pm.
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Aggies Claim SEC Tournament Championship
BEACH, Alabama – Liz Keester unleashed a brilliant shot from 25 yards
out to beat Florida keeper Taylor Burke with 6:58 remaining in the
second half, giving the No. 21 Texas A&M Aggies a come-from-behind,
2-1, win over the No. 5 Gators in the SEC Tournament Championship
Aggies Drop a 2-0 Decision at Florida
A&M and the Gators now share the top spot in the SEC standings
heading into the regular-season finale against LSU at Ellis Field
Florida – The Texas A&M Aggies dropped a 2-0 decision to the No. 7
Florida Gators on Sunday afternoon at Pressly Stadium.
Aggies Run Win Streak to Seven Matches
Georgia – Liz Keester and Allie Bailey both notched one goal and one
assist to lead the Texas A&M Aggies to a 2-1 win over the Georgia
Bulldogs in SEC action at the Turner Soccer Complex.
AUBURN TIGERS UPSET TEXAS A&M, 45-41
A&M's Mike Evans had a school-record 287 yards receiving with four
touchdowns, but No. 24 Auburn got past the seventh-ranked Aggies 45-41
No. 9 Texas A&M edges Ole Miss, 41-38
A&M tied the game at 38 with 3:07 remaining in the fourth quarter
on a 6-yard sprint by Manziel to the left pylon, and then won the game
with a 33-yard field goal as time expired.
Aggies Win Streak Extended to Four Matches
Missouri – The Texas A&M Aggies ran their win streak to four
matches with a 2-1 win over the Missouri Tigers at Walton Stadium.
Texas A&M Post Arkansas
probably the first series we’ve ever had since we’ve been here that we
didn’t attempt a pass and were able to score. That says a lot about our
team and our versatility and where our confidence factor is with the
Texas A&M Discussing Arkansas Football
way they want to play the game is to line it up and run at you and then
run a play-action pass off of it. That's been his (Coach Bielema) style
which has been extremely successful in the Big 10."
Texas A&M Football Selected Quotes
HEAD COACH KEVIN SUMLIN
On Cedric Ogbuehi:
The biggest compliment you can give an offensive lineman is if you haven't noticed them.
Texas A&M 42 vs. Alabama 49
Manziel Notes and Video
QB Johnny Manziel’s 464 passing yards established a new school record
topping the 453 yards he passed for against Arkansas in 2012.
TEXAS A&M RACES PAST SAM HOUSTON STATE, 65-28
Post Game Quotes and Video
was very efficient. I thought there was some maturity shown on the
scrambles, the ability to throw the ball away, not take big losses and
take care of the football."
No. 12 Aggies Edged Out by No. 7 Duke, 1-0
in front of an opening night crowd of 5,242 at Ellis Field, Texas
A&M relinquished the lone goal in the 52nd minute and was unable to
knot the contest despite outshooting the Blue Devils 5-1 in the final
STATION, TEXAS – The No. 12 Texas A&M Aggies were edged out by the
No. 7 Duke Blue Devils, 1-0, in front of an enthusiastic crowd of 5,242
at Ellis Field. The match marked the season opener for both squads.
A&M and UC Irvine Play to 0-0 Draw
Texas A&M was unable to pull out the victory despite a 15-5 edge in shots and a 7-2 advantage in shots on goal
IRVINE, California – No. 12 Texas A&M and UC Irvine played to a 0-0 draw in an exhibition game at Anteater Stadium
Aggies Place 34 on SEC’s First Year Honor Roll List
STATION, Texas – The Southeastern Conference announced today the 2013
First Year Honor Roll List, which includes 34 student athletes across
12 sports from Texas A&M.
TEXAS A&M IN 6th PLACE IN DIVISION I DIRECTORS’ CUP
STATION, Texas—In its first season of competition in the Southeastern
Conference, the Texas A&M athletics program continues to set the
bar higher as it is poised for its best-ever finish in the Learfield
Sports Directors’ Cup.
Two Aggies Selected on Day Two of MLB Draft
STATION, Texas – Seniors Mikey Reynolds and Kyle Martin were both
selected on the second day of the 2013 Major League Baseball First-Year
Aggies Drop Regular-Season Finale at Tennessee, 7-5
Tenn. - The Texas A&M Aggies were unable to sustain a 5-1 lead and
dropped a 7-5 decision to the Tennessee Volunteers in the
regular-season finale at Lindsey Nelson Stadium on Saturday afternoon.
Porter, Swope Taken on Final Day of NFL Draft
YORK --- Two more members of the 2012 Texas A&M football team were
selected on the final day of the 2013 NFL Draft on Saturday at Radio
City Music Hall.
Senior linebacker Sean Porter was taken in the
fourth round (168th overall) by the Cincinnati Bengals, and senior wide
receiver Ryan Swope was selected in the sixth round (174th overall) by
the Arizona Cardinals.
Aggies Edged by Razorbacks, 2-1
Ark. – The Texas A&M Aggies were unable to notch the timely hit on
Sunday and dropped the series finale to the No. 10 Arkansas Razorbacks,
2-1, at Baum Stadium.
A&M Drops Series Finale to Mississippi State
An eight-run fourth inning by the Bulldogs was too much to overcome and the Aggies fell 15-4 on Sunday.
STATION, Texas – The No. 24 Texas A&M Aggies lost the series finale
to the No. 16 Mississippi State Bulldogs, 15-4, Sunday on Olsen Field
at Blue Bell Park. The A&M pitching staff gave up season-highs for
hits (19) and runs on the afternoon.
Aggies Brand Mavericks with 7-0 W
STATION, Texas – Three Texas A&M pitchers combined on a four-hit
shutout on Tuesday evening as the Aggies cruised to a 7-0 win over UT
Arlington on Olsen Field at Blue Bell Park.
Aggies Sweep Inaugural SEC Baseball Series
pounded out five hits, including two home runs, in a four-run first
inning and coasted to an 11-4 win over the Georgia Bulldogs on Sunday.
STATION, Texas – The Texas A&M Aggies pounced on the Georgia
Bulldogs for four runs in the bottom of the first inning and coasted to
an 11-4 win to complete the series sweep on Olsen Field at Blue Bell
Park on Sunday afternoon.
A&M Wins Series Opener at No. 8 Cal State Fullerton
Kyle Martin picked up his first win of the season and Blake Allemand tallied three hits in the Aggies’ 6-1 win over the Titans.
Calif. – The Texas A&M Aggies dodged some early bullets and
posted a titanic four-run ninth inning to fend off No. 8 Cal State
Fullerton in non-conference baseball action Friday night at Goodwin
No. 10 Aggies Fall at Vanderbilt, 61-51
Tenn.-Texas A&M fell behind early in the game and could not fight
back at Vanderbilt, falling by a score of 61-51 at Memorial Gym in
Kentucky 72, Texas A&M 68 (OT)
Texas A&M Head Coach Billy Kennedy
proud of the fight our guys had against a Kentucky team that played
well. Everything we did they countered. (Kentucky) Going 7-for-15 from
the 3-point line was big because our game plan was to force them to
shoot threes and hope they missed.”
Aggies Rally Past LSU for First SEC Win
STATION, Texas --- The Texas A&M men swimming and diving team had
to overcome multiple double-digit deficits to garner its first
Southeastern Conference victory with a hard-fought 158-140 win over LSU
on Saturday at the Student Recreation Natatorium.
Aggies Roll to 41-13 Cotton Bowl Victory
ARLINGTON, Texas -- Johnny Manziel tiptoed the sideline for a 23-yard touchdown on Texas A&M's first drive of the game.
Heisman Trophy-winning quarterback known as Johnny Football and the
10th-ranked Aggies were just getting warmed up in the Cotton Bowl.
There were plenty more highlights after that nifty run.
Texas A&M Rings in the New Year with 80-57 Victory Over Rice
STATION – Texas A&M opened 2013 in a similar fashion to how 2012
ended, with an impressive offensive performance led by Junior Kelsey
Bone. The Aggies were victorious over the Rice Owls by a score of 80-57.
No. 5 Irish Snap Aggie Win Streak
VEGAS – No. 22 Texas A&M (8-4) saw its eight-game win streak
snapped on Friday night with an 83-74 loss to No. 5 Notre Dame (9-1) in
the championship game of the World Vision Classic Cox Pavilion
Manziel Named Manning Award Finalist
COLLEGE STATION, Texas - Record-breaking Texas A&M quarterback
Johnny Manziel has been selected as a finalist for the Manning Award,
sponsored by the Allstate Sugar Bowl, which is presented annually to
the nation's top college quarterback.
Aggies Fall to Tennessee, 1-0
Texas A&M yielded a goal in the 10th minute and were unable to
notch an equalizer despite outshooting the Lady Vols, 23-9, on Senior
COLLEGE STATION, Texas – Despite a healthy advantage in shots and
shots-on-goal, the No. 9 Texas A&M Soccer team fell to the
Tennessee Lady Vols, 1-0, at Ellis Field on Friday evening.
After a day of chaos on campus at Texas A&M, the top of the SEC
standings saw chaos in the evening with the top three teams all losing.
First-place Florida dropped a 1-0 decision at Alabama and third-place
Missouri fell to Arkansas 2-1.
Aggies Hold Off No. 23 Louisiana Tech, 59-57
About the Win
• The Aggies won their fifth straight game with their 59-57 victory over Louisiana Tech.
• The 116 combined points by the two teams were the most in program
history, surpassing the 110 points scored in the Aggies’ 110-0 win over
Daniel Baker in 1920.
Texas A&M 58, Arkansas 10
The 58-10 victory over Arkansas marked the first-ever Southeastern Conference win for Texas A&M.
In just his fourth game, redshirt freshman QB Johnny Manziel broke
school records for passing yards and total offense with a huge day
against the Hogs. Manziel finished with 453 passing yards and three TDs
on 29-of-38 attempts.
Harris Earns National Award After the Aggies’ 70-14 Win Over South Carolina State
Harris, from Livingston, Texas, shredded the Bulldogs for 246 punt
return yards on eight returns, which shattered his own single game
school record from last season and the Southeastern Conference’s
64-year old record. Harris had six returns of 19 yards or more,
including a breath-taking 96-yard return for a touchdown.
Manziel, Moore Honored After SMU Win
Texas A&M’s Johnny Manziel and Damontre Moore were honored on
Sunday for their strong play in the Aggies’ 48-3 road victory over
in-state rival SMU.
Manziel broke or matched multiple Texas A&M freshman records,
including passing yards (294), passing touchdowns (4) and total offense
Aggies Fall to Florida in SEC Opener, 20-17
Kevin Sumlin, Texas A&M Head Coach
On the Aggies' SEC debut
"It was great energy. I'm disappointed, obviously, like anybody else
that we didn't win the game. We've got some things that we have to fix
that we're working to fix."
Women’s Hoops Continue Preparation for Italy
STATION, Texas – The Texas A&M women’s basketball team continues
preparations for its upcoming Italy tour, as workouts resume Monday
inside the Cox-McFerrin Center for Aggie Basketball.
Aggie Soccer Named One of TDS Teams to Watch
STATION, Texas – The Texas A&M soccer team was named one of the
Five Colleges to Watch in 2012 by Top Drawer Soccer recently.
Miss Stops Aggies, 6-3
STATION, Texas – The eighth-ranked Texas A&M baseball team
a 6-3 decision to Ole Miss Saturday night on Olsen Field at Blue Bell
Park to put the Aggies on the brink of elimination from the NCAA
College Station Regional.
Rallies to Defeat Aggies 2-1
Texas – A two-run rally in the bottom of the ninth lifted No. 20 Texas
to a 2-1 victory over the ninth-ranked Texas A&M baseball team
Sunday afternoon on UFCU Disch-Falk Field.
Blanks Baylor, 1-0
STATION, Texas – The Big 12 Champion Texas A&M soccer team is
4-0 on the exhibition season after a 1-0 shutout over former conference
regional rival Baylor at Ellis Field on Saturday.
2 Aggies to Host UT Arlington
STATION, Texas – Before hitting the road for a weekend series at Kansas
the No. 2 Texas A&M baseball team will host UT Arlington on
in a 6:35 p.m. contest on Olsen Field at Blue Bell Park.
Leads Aggies in 7-2 Win over HBU
STATION, Texas – Senior first baseman Jacob House tied his career high
with four RBI Tuesday night as the No. 6 Texas A&M baseball
defeated Houston Baptist 7-2 in front of 3,674 fans at Olsen Field at
Blue Bell Park.
Kicks Off Spring With Match vs. Rice
STATION, Texas – The reigning Big 12 Champion Texas A&M soccer
kicks off the spring season at home with a 4 p.m. Sunday match vs. Rice
at Ellis Field.
16 Bound: Aggies Survive Arkansas, 61-59
STATION, Texas (AP) — With top scorer Tyra White taking just two shots
and second-leading scorer Kelsey Bone missing most of the ones she
tried, Texas A&M needed someone else to step up.
was up for the challenge, tying a career high with 23 points as the
Aggies fought off scrappy Arkansas for a 61-59 win in the second round
of the NCAA tournament Monday night.
Host Razorbacks in NCAA Second Round
STATION, Texas – The 14th-ranked and No. 3 seed Texas A&M
basketball team has advanced to the second round of the 2012 NCAA
Division I Championship for the sixth straight season and in a matchup
of future Southeastern Conference opponents, A&M faces Arkansas
Monday, March 19 at the Reed Arena.
Named Co-Big 12 Pitcher of the Week
STATION, Texas – Texas A&M senior pitcher Ross Stripling has
honored as Phillips 66 Big 12 Co-Pitcher of the Week on Monday as he
was selected by a panel of media covering the league.
Aggies Earn Big 12 Women’s Basketball Awards
Texas – Five Texas A&M women’s basketball players earned
recognition in the 2011-12 Phillips 66 All-Big 12 Conference Women’s
Basketball Awards as announced by the league on Monday.
4 Texas A&M Welcomes SFA to Blue Bell Park
STATION, Texas – Following a season-opening series sweep of
Illinois-Chicago, the No. 4 Texas A&M baseball team is back in
action on Tuesday night when it hosts Stephen F. Austin in a 6:35 p.m.
contest on Olsen Field at Blue Bell Park.
13 Aggies Face Oklahoma Tuesday
STATION, Texas – Looking for its seventh consecutive 20-win season
under head coach Gary Blair, the 13th-ranked Texas A&M women’s
basketball team takes to the road and faces Oklahoma on Tuesday, Feb.
21. Tipoff between the Aggies and the Sooners is set for 7 p.m. at the
Lloyd Noble Center.
Aggies Complete Sweep of UIC with 7-0 Win
STATION, Texas – Sophomore pitcher Rafael Pineda took a no-hitter into
the eighth inning during his first career start Sunday as the No. 5
Texas A&M baseball team completed the season-opening series
of Illinois-Chicago with a 7-0 victory on Olsen Field at Blue Bell Park.
Fall in Overtime at Kansas State
Kan. (AP) — Mariah White fought through traffic and banked in a runner
with 1.6 seconds left in overtime to lift Kansas State over No. 8 Texas
A&M 71-69 on Wednesday night.
and Villarreal Named Preseason All-Conference
STATION, Texas – Texas A&M softball junior Mel Dumezich and
Natalie Villarreal were named to the College Sports Madness Big 12
Softball Preseason All-Conference Team.
A&M SOUTHEASTERN CONFERENCE FOOTBALL SCHEDULE ANNOUNCED
STATION, Texas-- The much anticipated 2012 Southeastern Conference
football schedule was announced today and the Texas A&M portion
the schedule was announced by new head football coach Kevin Sumlin
10 Aggies Come From Behind to Down USC
STATION, TEXAS (AP) — Sydney Carter made a 3-pointer with 10 seconds
left and No. 10 Texas A&M rallied past Southern California
Sunday, the 47th straight nonconference home win for the defending NCAA
Leads No. 7 Aggies Past TCU
WORTH, Texas (AP) — Adaora Elonu had 15 points and 12 rebounds to lead
No. 8/7 Texas A&M to a 68-53 victory over TCU on Sunday.
White added 15 points and Kelsey Bone scored 10 for the Aggies (7-2) as
the defending national champions snapped a two-game skid in the finale
of a five-game road trip.
SUMLIN NAMED TEXAS A&M HEAD FOOTBALL COACH
STATION, Texas-Kevin Sumlin, one of the brightest and energetic coaches
in the country, has been named the Texas A&M head football
Aggie Director of Athletics Bill Byrne announced today.
very excited about the opportunity to serve as the head football coach
at Texas A&M University," Sumlin said. "Having coached there
before, I understand the culture and embrace the commitment by the 12th
Man regarding Aggie football. Aggieland is a special place and I look
forward to working with the young men in the football program and
recruiting the type of players we need to be successful in the SEC."
A&M Falls at No. 2 Connecticut
Conn. (AP) — Tiffany Hayes and Kaleena Mosqueda-Lewis each scored 14
points to help second-ranked Connecticut rout No. 8 Texas A&M
on Tuesday night in the Jimmy V Classic.
Kelly Faris added 13 points, seven rebounds and six assists for the
27, Texas A&M 25
HEAD COACH MIKE SHERMAN
is a devastating loss for our team. They worked real hard. We made some
mistakes, turned the ball over four times and they got 17 points off
turnovers. We had penalties in the second half that put us in some
precarious situations. I take nothing away from Texas, they played
well, but it’s a game we should have won and we didn’t. "'
Man Foundation Announces Inaugural E. King Gill Award Honorees
STATION, TEXAS. --- As a descendent of E. King Gill there may be no
more appropriate recipients of the inaugural E. King Gill Award than
Jack Little ’60 and his wife Carolyn, who will be honored for their
lifetime support for Texas A&M athletics during the Aggies’
football game vs. Texas on Thanksgiving Night at Kyle Field.
5 Aggies Travel to Bahamas for Junkanoo Jam
STATION, TEXAS – The fifth-ranked Texas A&M women’s basketball
hits the road for the second time this season, traveling to the
Junkanoo Jam Nov. 25-26 in Freeport on the Grand Bahama Island.
Women Climb to No. 5 National Ranking
STATION, TEXAS – The defending national champion Texas A&M
basketball team is off to a 4-0 start this season and climbed to a No.
5 national ranking in the latest Associated Press Top 25 Poll.
Notches 600th Win With 93-47 Defeat of Mississippi State
STATION, TEXAS (AP) — Kelsey Bone had 20 points and 13 rebounds to help
No. 6 Texas A&M handle Mississippi State 93-47 on Sunday and
Aggies coach Gary Blair his 600th career victory.
End Season with 1-3 Loss to Virginia Tech
Va. – The No. 3-seeded Texas A&M soccer team ended the season
the NCAA Second Round for the second-straight year after a 1-3 loss to
Virginia Tech on Friday at Klöckner Stadium.
Aggies named to Big 12 Academic Football Team
A&M’s Jacob Russell received special recognition for a perfect
grade point average on the 2011 Academic All-Big 12 Football Team.
Texas --- Sixteen members of the Texas A&M football team were
to the 2011 Big 12 Academic Football Team, the league office announced.
the team for the Aggies was Jacob Russell, a redshirt freshman
petroleum engineering major from Sulphur Springs, Texas, who received
special commendation for a perfect 4.0 grade point average.
Named Soccer News Net College Boot Finalist
STATION, Texas – Texas A&M soccer freshman Kelley Monogue is a
finalist for the Soccer News Net College Boot Award, the publication
6 Texas A&M Downs UALR, 83-54
ROCK, ARK. (AP) — Kelsey Bone had 16 points and eight rebounds to lead
No. 6 Texas A&M to an 83-54 win over Arkansas-Little Rock on
Texas A&M got off to a slow start, allowing
UALR to hit four of its first five shots, including three 3-pointers,
and jump to an 11-8 lead. But the Trojans (1-2) made one field goal
over the next 6:51 and the Aggies took control.
Soccer Continues NCAA Tournament Quest
STATION, Texas – The Big 12 Champion Texas A&M soccer team
to Charlottesville, Va., this weekend to take on Virginia Tech in the
second round of the NCAA Tournament on Friday at 3 p.m. CST at Klöckner
6 Aggies Unveil National Championship Banner Tuesday vs. No. 9
COLLEGE STATION, TEXAS – After opening with a convincing win over Lamar
on Saturday, the No. 6 Texas A&M women’s basketball team will
get its first true test of the young 2011-12 season Tuesday afternoon
in front of a live television audience when it hosts No. 9 Louisville
at Reed Arena.
Head Coach Mike Sherman
On handling the amount of losses with a veteran team
“I’ve never quite experienced what we are experiencing this year,
neither as a head coach nor as an assistant. To be as close as we are
and then lose a ballgame, four out of our five losses we lost by a
total of 14 points, three and a half points a game, to be in the
position to win those games numerous times and not take advantage of
that I’ve never experienced that before, so there’s a first for
everything and I hope I don’t have to go through that again. "
Win 12th Big 12 Title
SAN ANTONIO, Texas – Senior Megan Majewski’s last-minute goal lifted
the second-seeded Texas A&M soccer team to a 1-0 victory and a
Big 12 Championship over No. 1 seed Oklahoma State Sunday in the final
match of the Big 12 Tournament at Blossom Soccer Stadium.
Draw with No. 2 OSU
COLLEGE STATION, Texas – The Texas A&M soccer team played a
hard-fought, 0-0 draw against No. 2 Oklahoma State Sunday at Ellis
Field, in front of a national audience on ESPNU.
The game culminated in a defensive battle between the Aggies (12-5-1,
5-1-1 Big 12) and the second-ranked Cowgirls (16-0-2, 5-0-2 Big12).
Both teams kept the ball moving at midfield and struggled to complete
passes near each goal.
& White Series Concludes with Plowboy Win
defeat Farmers for third consecutive game in annual Maroon &
COLLEGE STATION, Texas – The Texas A&M baseball team’s Maroon
& White Series came to a close on Thursday at Blue Bell Park as
the Plowboys defeated the Farmers 11-7 to complete a sweep in the
Hoops Holds First Practice
COLLEGE STATION, TEXAS – The defending national champion Texas
A&M women’s basketball team held its first practice on Sunday
evening in preparation for the 2011-12 season.
24/25 Texas A&M at Texas Tech
PREVAIL WITH ANOTHER HUGE SCORING OUTBURST VS. TECH
Texas A&M won its third straight game against the Red Raiders
on the strength of another big scoring night. In the three-game winning
streak, the Aggies went over 40 points in every game and averaged 46.3
points. A&M’s 45 points tonight were the second-most ever
scored by the Aggies in Lubbock, behind only the 52-point outburst in
FB press conference
COACH MIKE SHERMAN
After watching the film are you more frustrated with the defensive
performance or the offensive performance?
“With our team. This was a team effort, coaches and players alike. We
don’t point fingers in either direction, except at ourselves and what
we can do better. There were multiple reasons why we didn’t have the
success we needed to have.”
to Visit White House
COLLEGE STATION, TEXAS – The national champion Texas A&M
women’s basketball team will be honored Thursday by President Obama at
the White House.
rally from 18 down to beat Aggies 42-38
ARLINGTON, Texas (AP) — Tyler Wilson, Jarius Wright and the No. 18
Arkansas Razorbacks gave No. 14 Texas A&M more than they could
Wilson threw for a school-record 510 yards, Wright caught 13 passes for
a school-record 281 yards and the Razorbacks turned an 18-point
halftime deficit into a 42-38 victory
Top Blinn, 5-1
COLLEGE STATION, Texas – Junior Mel Dumezich plated three runs on an
early home run as the Texas A&M softball team defeated Blinn
College, 5-1, Tuesday at the Aggie Softball Complex in the Aggies’
first fall game of the season.
Aggies on TDS Big 12 Top 20 List
COLLEGE STATION, Texas – Five members of the Texas A&M soccer
team were named to the TopDrawerSoccer.com Big 12 Top 20 Player
Rankings, the publication recently announced.
A&M to Join Southeastern Conference
BIRMINGHAM, Ala. - The Southeastern Conference Presidents and
Chancellors, acting unanimously, announced Sunday that Texas
A&M will join the SEC effective July 1, 2012, with competition
to begin in all sports for the 2012-13 academic year. The addition of
Texas A&M will increase the SEC membership to 13 institutions.
A&M FOOTBALL PRESS CONFERENCE
COACH MIKE SHERMAN
the OSU game would you do over if you could? “I’d
try to eliminate the third quarter. We played three quarters of pretty
good football and one quarter of disastrous football. They had 37 plays
and 245 yards, we had 11 plays and 3 turnovers. I don’t think I’ve ever
experienced anything like that in my entire coaching career.
Nets TDS Team of the Week Honors
COLLEGE STATION, Texas – Texas A&M soccer junior Nora Skelton
was named to the TopDrawerSoccer.com Team of the Week, the publication
A native of Austin, Texas, Skelton had an outstanding weekend at home
with the Aggies. The forward scored three goals and added an assist as
No. 17 A&M went 2-0 against Iowa State and Loyola-Chicago at
Starts Fall Season Tomorrow
COLLEGE STATION, Texas – Head coach Jo Evans and the Texas A&M
softball team begin their fall exhibition season tomorrow as they host
Blinn College in a 6 p.m. game at the Aggie Softball Complex. The game
will be free to the public.