Texas Southern's Mike Davis is reportedly in the running for the head coaching gig at Jacksonville. (Houston Chronicle photo)Mike Davis may not have been happy with the way his team finished the season, but the Texas Southern coach has apparently done enough to gain the interest of other programs. Jacksonville University is set to interview Davis for its head basketball coaching...
Mike Davis’ Texas Southern team was one of the eight (un)lucky ones to play in a “First Four” game – the fake round before the NCAA Tournament begins. Texas Southern, who won the SWAC tournament, lost to Cal Poly Wednesday, the only team in the tournament with a losing record (13-19 heading into Wednesday’s game). Cal Poly won the Big West tournament to qualify.
Cal Poly won its first ever NCAA tournament game Wednesday night with an 81-69 victory over Texas Southern in the third of four first round play-in games.
Both teams were No. 16 seeds, and the Mustangs (14-19) will play No. 1 seed Wichita State (34-0) in the second round of the Midwest region Friday in St. Louis.
After closing the first 20 minutes with a 44-32 lead, the Mustangs...
Aaric Murray scored 38 of Texas Southern's 69 points. Texas Southern's NCAA tournament run ended up being painfully brief. Texas Southern fell 81-69 to Cal Poly despite 38 points for Aaric Murray. This pretty much sums up the night for TSU, who lost to a team that would need to win the NCAA Tournament to finish the season at .500.Via @TroyMachir, the most play-in game moment...
The Cal Poly Mustangs came into March Madness as the 23rd team in history to enter the tournament with a losing record, but they’re 1-0 after Wednesday’s game. The Mustangs knocked off Texas Southern in their opening round play-in game, 81-69, giving them their fourth straight win. Cal Poly won the Big West Conference tournament […]
It took Aaric Murray five years and three schools to get to the NCAA tournament. His dominant post play pushed Texas Southern through the SWAC tournament last weekend, earning a spot in the First Four here Wednesday night, and finally his new team got to fly to Ohio after spending the season taking 500-mile bus rides.
Finally, he gets the NCAA tournament stamp on his basketball...
DAYTON, Ohio -- It took Aaric Murray five years and three schools to get to the NCAA tournament. His dominant post play pushed Texas Southern through the SWAC tournament last weekend, earning a spot in the First Four here Wednesday night, and finally his new team got to fly to Ohio after spending the season taking 500-mile bus rides.
Finally, he gets the NCAA tournament stamp on...
While Thursday is the first big day for the NCAA Tournament, things technically kick off with Tuesday and Wednesday’s “first round” play-in games. Two 16-seeds, the Cal Poly Mustangs and the Texas Southern Tigers,
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Date: Wednesday, March 19, 2014
Texas Southern had to sit out the 2012-2013 postseason due to APR issues. (SB Nation photo)North Carolina Central and Texas Southern are riding high following their conference championship wins and NCAA Tournament bids, but they are on another list that gives cause for concern. NCCU and TSU are among the eight teams in the NCAA Tourney that aren't quite meeting APR Academic Standards...
A day after winning their conference tournaments, MEAC Champion North Carolina Central and SWAC Champion Texas Southern now know who and where they will play in the NCAA Tournament.UNC could play NCCU! Now that would be crazy! I love it though.— Alexxis Hutchinson (@SimplySprtyChic) March 16, 2014 NCCU (28-5) will face Iowa State (26-7) in the Round of 64 on Friday in San Antonio...
Jose Rodriguez came off the bench to add the hot offensive hand and lead Texas Southern to a 73-65 win at Mississippi Valley State Saturday.
The Tigers built an eight-point lead in the first half, leading 44-36 at intermission, and maintained it the second.
Rodriguez was 6 of 10 from the field and converted 7 of 10 free throws to lead the Tigers with 19 points. As a team Texas...
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February 22, 2014
Julian Stafford returned the opening kickoff 97 yards for a touchdown and recorded 198 all-purpose yards as Mississippi Valley State topped Texas Southern 20-17 Saturday.
The two teams traded field goals early in the second quarter, bringing the score to 10-3 before Stafford struck again, hauling in a Patrick Ivy pass en route to a 62-yard touchdown catch and run.
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November 09, 2013
LonDres Johnson had a touchdown run and Anthony Balancier scored on an interception return in a 16-second span in the second quarter in Southern's 31-24 victory over Texas Southern on Friday night.
Southern (5-4, 5-2 Southwestern Athletic) scored 21 straight points in a little under five minutes in the second quarter. Dray Joseph began the run with a 35-yard touchdown pass to...
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November 02, 2013
Brandon Wells scored a four-yard rushing touchdown late in the fourth quarter to help Alabama A&M outlast Texas Southern 12-10 in a Southwestern Athletic Conference matchup Saturday night.
The Bulldogs (2-3, 2-1 SWAC) got on the board first with a 64-yard touchdown run by Brandon Eldemire and led 6-3 at halftime.
The Tigers (0-4, 0-3 SWAC) jumped ahead late in the third as...
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September 28, 2013
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The NCAA banned the Texas Southern football and men's basketball teams from the postseason Tuesday, saying it came close to levying the so-called ''death penalty'' against the school for repeated rules violations and for lying about imposing sanctions on its own.
The Division I Infractions Committee said it found a lack of institutional control and outlined problems...
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October 09, 2012