TEXAS STATE RUMORS & GOSSIP
CHAMPAIGN, Ill. (AP) Illinois combined two touchdowns and 190 yards rushing from Jason Ferguson with the kind of desperate, second-half comeback the Illini have relied on all season to escape Texas State on Saturday, 42-35.
All three Illinois (3-1) wins this season have come after trailing in the second half.
The game was delayed for almost two hours by lightning that started in...
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10 days ago
During today’s Texas State at Illinois game, there was a lightning delay that lasted nearly two hours. During the delay, the University of Illinois’ Twitter page offered free attendance to anyone who showed up at the gates following the delay.
Just to confirm, when we resume play ANYONE and EVERYONE will be allowed in Memorial Stadium. You do not need a ticket. #Freefootball...
CHAMPAIGN, Ill. (AP) Texas State and Illinois have resumed their game after a rain and lightning delay of almost two hours.
The game was put on hold at 3:55 p.m. Central time as storms moved into the area. Heavy rain and lightning followed as players and fans evacuated the field and stands. The teams took the field again an hour and 57 minutes later.
The game began again with 13...
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10 days ago
As we learned on Saturday:
1.) Illini football is still a dumpster fire on defense and the program itself is worthy of Premier League style relegation down the MAC
2.) the interest in the local teams is at its nadir. NIU fans did this; calling out Northwestern and Illinois in a manner that reeks of mid-major amateurism and irrelevance, and no one batted an eye. (Seriously, a story...
Ask a student at Texas State what their plans are tonight and they’ll probably tell you they’re heading to see Travis Porter play the one-year...
It’s that time of year when this site shifts more into pop culture, media and entertainment mode. What did you think I did when there was no football and basketball? No hockey and no NBA means the beginning of the way too early college football previews.
We’re previewing 32 college teams just like in the NFL. We’ll start with some Texas State Football.
Texas State football...
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Ex-Ark. St. coach John Thompson likely new DC at Texas State
March 2, 2014 10:28 am ET
John Thompson is expected to become the new defensive coordinator at Texas State, a source told CBSSports.com. He would replace Craig Naivar, who...
Jason Dann hit four field goals on Texas State's last five possessions to foil stubborn South Alabama 33-31 on Saturday night.
Dann hit from 41 with four seconds left to lift the Bobcats (5-3, 2-2 Sun Belt) to a nervy win as the teams combined for 47 points after halftime, with scores on six of the game's final seven drives.
Dann booted a 43-yarder just two minutes earlier...
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October 27, 2013
Chris Nutall ran for two touchdowns and Texas State dominated the line of scrimmage and the clock in a 28-3 win over Prairie View A&M on Saturday night.
Nutall ran off right end for a 4-yard score in the first quarter and the Bobcats (2-0) never looked back. They amassed 242 yards rushing in their home-opener compared with 45 for the Panthers (1-1). Texas State also had the...
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September 08, 2013
After a short hiatus due to a hand injury, Hector “El Diamante” Vazquez 10-1 2 KO’s of Irving, Texas came back into the ring for the first time to take the Texas State Super Welterweight Title over Larry “Slomoshun” Smith 10-17 7 KO’s of Dallas Saturday night in Arlington at the fourth fight in the Bud Light Pro fight series.
It began with two of the best boxing entrances...
No article of clothing is safe anymore — when it comes to college football gear, every single piece of equipment seems to be capable of making a fashion statement. Over the past several years, wide receiver gloves have become some of the coolest and most fun pieces of football uniforms.
Yesterday, Texas State unveiled some new gloves for the 2013 season — check them out:
Off the Underclassmen Challenge performance, Jarrett Stidham did well in Texas State 7-on-7 Division II pool play. …read more
Texas State football coach Dennis Franchione has agreed to a five-year contract extension that pays him $400,000 annually starting in 2014.
The agreement announced Thursday says Franchione will remain at his current base salary of about $350,000 until February. Franchione took over the program in early 2011 and had a five-year deal.
He led Texas State to a 6-6 record as an independent...
The Texas A&M Aggies travel to San Marcos for 6:30 pm game at Texas State, looking to get back on the winning track after losing two-of-three at Arkansas. The Maroon and White are 10-1 on the season in mid-week games, outscoring opponents 73-30.
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After a disappointing loss last week in Troy the Naval Academy returns to Annapolis this Saturday to take on FBS newcomers Texas State. This will be the first meeting between the Mids and the Bobcats, with the latter also trying to recover from a defeat last time out. Wins in the remaining two regular season games would give the bowl bound Midshipmen and an eight win season.