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Illinois survives Texas State scare 42-35

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...
Via AP on Fox
10 days ago  |  Discuss

Illinois offers free tickets after football game’s delay

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...
Via Down and Distance
10 days ago  |  Discuss

Texas State-Illinois game resumes after delay

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...
Via AP on Fox
10 days ago  |  Discuss

Illini football vs Texas St: Necessary Roughness Preview

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...
Via The Sports Bank
14 days ago  |  Discuss

Texas State Girls Blow Up Twitter With Sexy Selfies for Travis Porter

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...
26 days ago  |  Discuss

Texas State Football Season Preview: Never too early

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...
Via The Sports Bank
June 17, 2014  |  Discuss

Ex-Ark. St. coach John Thompson likely new DC at Texas State

Get the premium experience you deserve! Build your custom Fantasy Baseball Commissioner league today. Bruce Feldman Senior College Football Columnist 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 He would replace Craig Naivar, who...
Via Pro Sports Daily
March 02, 2014  |  Discuss

Texas St. ekes by S. Alabama in wild finish 33-31

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...
Via AP on Fox
October 27, 2013  |  Discuss

Texas State runs over Prairie View 28-3

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...
Via AP on Fox
September 08, 2013  |  Discuss

Hector Vazquez wins the Texas State super welterweight title at Bud Light Pro Fight #4 Arlington

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...
Via North Texas Fisticuffs
August 26, 2013  |  Discuss

Photo: Texas State Has Cool New Wide Receiver Gloves For The Upcoming Season

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: New...
Via College Spun
July 16, 2013  |  Discuss

Texas State 7-on-7 top performers

Off the Underclassmen Challenge performance, Jarrett Stidham did well in Texas State 7-on-7 Division II pool play. …read more Source: SoonerScoop   
Via Sooner4OU
July 14, 2013  |  Discuss

Franchione gets new 5-year deal at Texas State

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...
Via Fox Sports
May 03, 2013  |  Discuss

Aggies Travel to Face Texas State

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.
April 23, 2013  |  Discuss

Three Keys: Navy vs. Texas State

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.
November 17, 2012  |  Discuss
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