Sports Headlines–12/15/2014

The Bryan boys’ basketball team split a pair of game Friday at the Montgomery Tournament beating Aldine Eisenhower 88 to 75 but losing to Goose Creek 73 to 68. Consol beat Waller 54 to 43 and Rudder 49 to 39 at the same tournament. The Rudder girls beat Pflugerville Hendrickson 54 to 43 and College Station beat Brazos Christian 48 to 19 Friday night.

The Texas A&M men’s basketball team rolled past Youngstown State Saturday 81 to 63. The Aggies will next play Kansas State on Saturday.

The 4th-ranked Aggies women’s basketball team walloped Houston Saturday 94 to 55. The Aggie women will play Texas on Sunday.

In pro basketball, the Houston Rockets beat Denver Saturday 108 to 96, the San Antonio Spurs lost to the L-A Lakers in overtime Friday 112 to 110 and beat Denver yesterday 99 to 91, and the Dallas Mavericks fell to Golden State Saturday 105 to 98. Tonight the Spurs play at Portland.

In pro football yesterday, the Houston Texans lost at Indianapolis 17 to 10 and Dallas beat Philadelphia last night 38 to 27. This week Houston hosts Baltimore and Dallas hosts Indianapolis.

And, Johnny Manziel became the first Heisman Trophy winner in 17 years to be shut out in his first start when the Cleveland Browns lost to the Cincinnati Bengals 30 to nothing yesterday. Manziel blamed himself for his poor performance. Manziel completed 10 of 18 passes for 80 yards and was intercepted two times.

Sports Headlines–12/12/2014

The A&M Consolidated boys’ basketball team played C.E. King to five overtimes yesterday at the Montgomery Tournament in losing their first round game 99 to 95. The Tigers play Waller at the tournament today.

The Texas A&M basketball teams will play a doubleheader tomorrow in Reed Arena. The 4th-ranked women will take on Houston at 1:30 pm and the men will play Youngstown State at 4 pm.

In pro basketball last night, James Harden scored a season-high 44 points to lead the Houston Rockets to a 113 to 109 overtime win on the road at Sacramento. The Rockets will host Denver tomorrow, the San Antonio Spurs will host the L-A Lakers tonight and will play at Denver Sunday, and the Dallas Mavericks will host Golden State tomorrow.

And, in pro football Sunday, Houston will play at Indianapolis and Dallas will play at Philadelphia.

Sports Headlines–12/11/2014

Three local boys’ basketball teams are starting to play today in the Montgomery Tournament. Bryan is playing Waller, A&M Consolidated is playing Eisenhower, and Rudder is playing MacArthur. Also today, College Station is playing at the Columbus Tournament.

Courtney Walker, a junior guard on the 4th-ranked Texas A&M women’s basketball team, has been named to the Naismith Trophy top 50 watch list. She is averaging 16 points per game for the undefeated Aggies.

And, in pro basketball from last night, the Houston Rockets lost to the Golden State Warriors 105 to 93, the San Antonio Spurs beat the New York Knicks 109 to 95, and the Dallas Mavericks beat the New Orleans Pelicans 112 to 107. Tonight, the Rockets play at Sacramento.

Sports Headlines–12/10/2014

The District 18-5A girls’ basketball season began last night with Bryan beating Livingston 54 to 32, A&M Consolidated beating Huntsville 69 to 61, Rudder beating Caney Creek 82 to 19, but College Station losing to Willis 37 to 32. On the boys’ side, Consol beat Temple 72 to 52 and College Station beat Nacogdoches 63 to 56.

The Texas A&M men’s basketball team lost to Baylor on the road last night 77 to 63. Aggies head coach Billy Kennedy said after the game he did not expect the Aggies to be dominated the way they were. Also last night, the 4th-ranked Aggie women beat SMU in Dallas 70 to 62.

Former Texas A&M quarterback Johnny Manziel will get his first start in the NFL this Sunday when the Cleveland Brown play Cincinnati.

And, in pro basketball last night, the San Antonio Spurs lost to Utah on the road 100 to 96 and the Dallas Mavericks lost to the Grizzlies in Memphis 114 to 105. Tonight, the Houston Rockets play at Golden State, the Spurs host New York and the Mavericks host New Orleans.

Sports Headlines–12/9/2014

The Bryan boys’ basketball team will at Cy Lakes tonight. Also in boys’ basketball, Consol will host Temple and College Station will host Nacogdoches. The District 18-5A schedule begins tonight for the girls with Bryan playing at Livingston, Consol playing at Huntsville, Rudder hosting Caney Creek and College Station playing at Willis.

The Texas A&M men’s basketball team will renew the Battle of the Brazos tonight when they play Baylor in Waco at 8 pm. Also tonight, the 4th-ranked women will play at SMU.

Two Texas Aggie soccer players have earned All-America honors. Seniors Shea Groom and Meghan Streight were named to the National Soccer Coaches Association of America team. Groom was a first team selection while Streight was named to the second team.

And, in pro basketball tonight, the San Antonio Spurs will play the Jazz in Utah and the Dallas Mavericks will play at the Memphis Grizzlies.

Sports Headlines–12/8/2014

The College Station boys’ hosted a tournament last week and beat Caldwell 72 to 51 and Montgomery 64 to 38, but lost to Brenham 57 to 45. The A&M Consolidated girls lost to Liberty Christian 69 to 40 but beat San Antonio Churchill 64 to 57 at the New Braunfels Tournament. And, the Rudder girls beat Bay City 50 to 48 and Conroe 70 to 47 at the Lady Ranger Tournament.

The 5th-ranked Texas A&M soccer team saw their season come to an end Friday in the national semi-final game when they lost to 4th-ranked Virginia 3 to nil. The Aggies finished the season with 22 wins, 3 losses, and 2 ties.

The Texas Aggie football team is Liberty Bowl bound. The Aggies will play West Virginia at 1 pm on Monday, December 29th, in Memphis.

Texas A&M Receivers Coach David Beaty has been hired as the Head Coach at Kansas. Beaty is being formally introduces as the Jayhawks coach today.

The Texas A&M men’s basketball team came from way behind Saturday to slip past Arizona State 72 to 71. The Aggies will play at Baylor tomorrow.

The 5th-ranked Aggie women’s basketball team beat TCU yesterday 82 to 71. The Aggies will play at SMU tomorrow.

In pro basketball, Houston beat Minnesota in overtime 114 to 112 and beat Phoenix 100 to 95, San Antonio beat Memphis 107 to 101 and beat Minnesota 123 to 101, and Dallas lost to Phoenix 118 to 106 and beat Milwaukee yesterday.

And, the Texans beat Jacksonville yesterday 27 to 13. The Texans will play at Indianapolis Sunday.

Sports Headlines–12/5/2014

The A&M Consolidated girls’ basketball team won two games yesterday at the New Braunfels Tournament beating Fredericksburg 77 to 48 and Falls City 69 to 34. Also yesterday, Rudder beat Montgomery 60 to 27 and Waco Midway 58 to 43 at the Lady Ranger Tournament. Today, Rudder will play Bay City and Conroe.

The 5th-ranked Texas A&M soccer team will play 4th-ranked Virginia today in the semi-finals of the NCAA Final Four at Florida Atlantic Stadium in Boca Raton, Florida.

It was one and done for the Texas Aggie volleyball team yesterday as they fell to 22nd-ranked Arizona State three-games-to-one in the first round of the NCAA Tournament. The Aggies finished the year with a 21 and 9 record.

The Texas A&M men’s basketball team will host Arizona State in Reed Arena tomorrow at 1 pm. The 5th-ranked Texas Aggie women’s basketball team will play at TCU Sunday at 1.

In pro basketball, the Houston Rockets will play at Minnesota tonight and will host Phoenix tomorrow. The San Antonio Spurs will play at Memphis tonight and will host Minnesota tomorrow. And, the Dallas Mavericks will host Phoenix tonight and Milwaukee on Sunday.

And, the Dallas Cowboys beat the Chicago Bears last night 41 to 28. Sunday, the Houston Texans will play at Jacksonville.

Sports Headlines–12/4/2014

The Bryan and A&M Consolidated boys’ basketball teams are in Georgetown today to play in the Jack Frost Tournament. The Rudder boys are at the Spring Creek Tournament and College Station is hosting a tournament. The Bryan girls are at the Fairfield Tournament. The Rudder girls are hosting a tournament and the College Station girls are at the Lufkin Hudson Tournament.

The 5th-ranked Texas A&M women’s basketball team cruised past Northwestern State yesterday 75 to 42. The Aggie men also won, but in a much closer game, 66 to 63. The men will host Arizona State Saturday and the women will play at TCU on Sunday.

The Texas A&M volleyball team will play 22nd-ranked Arizona State today in the first round of the NCAA Tournament in Austin.

Tulsa University interviewed Texas A&M football offensive coordinator Jake Spavital for their head coaching position yesterday. Spavital is a native of Tulsa.

The Houston Rockets beat the Memphis Grizzlies last night 105 to 96. But, the San Antonio Spurs lost in overtime to the Brooklyn Nets 95 to 93. And, the Dallas Mavericks hit a buzzer-beater for a 107 to 105 win over the Milwaukee Bucks.

And, the Dallas Cowboys play the Bears in Chicago tonight.

Sports Headlines–12/3/2014

The Bryan boys’ basketball team lost to Killeen last night 72 to 66. In other boys’ games, A&M Consolidated lost to Magnolia 64 to 63, Rudder lost to Lufkin 66 to 50, and College Station beat Coldspring-Oakhurst 54 to 44. In girls’ basketball, Consol beat Belton 39 to 34 and Rudder beat Killeen Shoemaker in overtime 58 to 54.

The 5th-ranked Texas A&M women’s basketball team is hosting Northwestern State today in Reed Arena. Tonight, the Aggie men will host Sam Houston State.

And, it took overtime, but the Dallas Mavericks beat the Chicago Bulls last night 132 to 129. Tonight, the Houston Rockets host the Memphis Grizzlies, the San Antonio Spurs play at the Brooklyn Nets, and the Mavericks play the Bucks in Milwaukee.

Sports Headlines–12/2/2014

The Thanksgiving break is over and the high school basketball teams are back on the courts. Tonight in boys’ basketball, Bryan will host Killeen, A&M Consolidated will host Magnolia, Rudder will host Lufkin, and College Station will play Coldspring in Huntsville. And in girls’ basketball, Consol will play at Belton and Rudder will play at Killeen Shoemaker.

In pro basketball, the San Antonio Spurs beat the 76ers in Philadelphia last night 109 to 103. Tonight, the Dallas Mavericks play the Bulls in Chicago.

And, former Texas A&M quarterback Ryan Tannehill led a Miami Dolphins comeback to beat the New York Jets last night 16 to 13. Miami kicked a field goal with less than two minutes left in the game for the win.