Sports Headlines–1/23/2015

The Bryan boys’ basketball team will be playing for the District 18-5A lead tonight when they host Huntsville. Also tonight, Consol will host Willis, and Rudder will play at College Station. In girls’ basketball, Bryan will play at Huntsville, Consol will play at Willis, and Rudder will host College Station.

The defending state champion College Station baseball team will begin the season as the top-ranked team in Class 5A according to the Texas Baseball Coaches poll.

The 10th-ranked Texas A&M women’s basketball team lost at 22nd-ranked Georgia last night 54 to 51. The Aggies will play at South Carolina on Monday. Tomorrow, the Aggie men’s team will play at Tennessee.

And, in pro basketball, San Antonio lost at Chicago last night 104 to 81. Houston will play at Phoenix tonight and at the L-A Lakers Sunday, San Antonio will host the Lakers tonight and Milwaukee on Sunday, and Dallas will host Chicago tonight and play at New Orleans on Sunday.

Sports Headlines–1/22/2015

A change has been made in the high school basketball schedule on Tuesday, February 10th. The Bryan girl’s game with Rudder has been moved from Rudder High School to Bryan High and will be played at 6 pm. The boy’s game between Bryan and Rudder will still be played at Viking Gym following the girl’s game.

The Texas A&M men’s basketball team won their third straight conference game last night when they used a big second half to come from behind and beat Missouri 62 to 50. The Aggies will play their next game Saturday afternoon at Tennessee.

The 10th-ranked Texas Aggie women’s basketball team will play a conference game on the road tonight at 22nd-ranked Georgia. Tonight’s game begins at 6 pm and can be heard on partner station KZNE.

And, in pro basketball, the Houston Rockets lost for the fourth straight time to Golden State last night 126 to 113 and the Dallas Mavericks beat Minnesota 98 to 75. Tonight, San Antonio plays at Chicago.

Sports Headlines–1/21/2015

The Bryan boys’ basketball team remained undefeated in District 18-5A last night with an 87 to 32 win over Livingston. A&M Consolidated lost to Huntsville on the road 79 to 65, Rudder beat Caney Creek 84 to 25, and College Station beat Willis on the road 54 to 40. In girls’ basketball, Bryan beat Livingston 56 to 39, 16th-ranked Consol beat Huntsville 74 to 43, 13th-ranked Rudder crushed Caney Creek 72 to 20, and College Station held off Willis 46 to 41. Friday, the Bryan boys host Huntsville, Consol hosts Willis, Rudder plays at College Station, the Bryan girls play at Huntsville, Consol plays at Willis, and Rudder hosts College Station.

The Texas A&M men’s basketball team will host Missouri tonight for a S-E-C game. Aggies coach Billy Kennedy says the Tigers are improved over last year. Tonight’s game at Reed Arena begins at 6 pm.

In pro basketball last night, San Antonio beat Denver 109 to 99. Tonight, Houston plays at Golden State and Dallas plays at Minnesota.

Sports Headlines–1/20/2015

The high school basketball schedule tonight has the Bryan boys playing at Livingston, Consol will play at Huntsville, Rudder will host Caney Creek, and College Station will play at Willis. On the girl’s side, Bryan will host Livingston, Consol will host Huntsville, Rudder will play at Caney Creek, and College Station will host Willis.

The Texas A&M women’s basketball team climbed back into the top 10 yesterday when they moved up from 11th to 10th in the Associated Press poll. The Aggies will play at 22nd-ranked Georgia on Thursday.

In pro basketball, James Harden exploded for a season-high 45 points last night to lead the Houston Rockets to a 110 to 98 win over the Indiana Pacers. And, the Dallas Mavericks held off the Grizzlies in Memphis last night coming from two-points down with four minutes left in the game to score a 103 to 95 win. Tonight, the San Antonio Spurs will play the Nuggets in Denver.

Sports Headlines–1/19/2015

Results were mixed Friday from two north side showdown basketball games. The Bryan boys held off Rudder 75 to 64 to take over first place in District 18-5A. But, the Rudder girls pulled away from Bryan for a 57 to 34 win to stay in first place. The A&M Consolidated boys beat Livingston 63 to 52, the College Station boys upended Caney Creek 79 to 48, the 14th-ranked Consol girls crushed Livingston 94 to 45, and the College Station girls bested Caney Creek 73 to 25. Tomorrow, the Bryan boys will play at Livingston, Consol will play at Huntsville, Rudder will host Caney Creek, and College Station will play at Willis. On the girl’s side, Bryan will host Livingston, Consol will host Huntsville, Rudder will play at Caney Creek, and College Station will host Willis.

The Texas A&M men’s basketball team staged a late rally Saturday to beat LSU on the road 67 to 64. The Aggies will host Missouri on Wednesday night.

The 11th-ranked Aggie women’s basketball team beat Ole Miss yesterday 58 to 49. The women will play at 16th-ranked Georgia on Thursday.

In pro basketball, the Houston Rockets lost to Golden State Saturday 131 to 106, the San Antonio Spurs beat Portland Friday 110 to 96 and beat Utah yesterday 89 to 69, and the Dallas Mavericks beat Denver Friday 97 to 89. Tonight, Houston hosts Indiana and Dallas plays at Memphis.

And, the Super Bowl match-ups are set. Yesterday, Seattle came back to beat Green Bay in overtime 28 to 22 and New England clobbered Indianapolis 45 to 7.

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.