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Chad Johnson went to Texas State to play FIFA for 10 hours (VIDEO)

Even though he seems to believe he can still play in the league, it’s doubtful that Chad Johnson will ever catch passes in the NFL again, so he has some time on his hands. Most recently, he spent that time traveling to Texas State University, to hang with some chill bros. But this was somewhat of a business trip for the man formerly known as Ochocinco as well. The purpose of the...
Via The Sports Daily
July 21, 2016  |  Discuss

Texas State look to FCS to replace assistant John Wiley

The Texas State Bobcats are looking to fill a hole on their coaching staff ahead of the 2016 season as linebackers coach John Wiley has resigned from his post just a few months after joining the team from East Carolina. Earlier this week, head coach Everett Withers announced that he had left due to “personal/family reasons.” “John is resigning for personal/family reasons and...
Via Campus Sports Net
July 17, 2016  |  Discuss

A Texas State Senator Is Suing Dez Bryant For More Than $100K

A Texas State Senator is suing Dez Bryant for more than $100K for damages to a rental home.  According to court documents, State Senator Royce West is suing the Cowboys’ star for refusing to accept accountability of his “negligent and abusive” treatment of the property that resulted in damages costing more than $60K to repair.  Bryant stayed at a DeSoto, Texas property owned...
Via College Spun
June 22, 2016  |  Discuss

Incarnate Word to host six, visit Texas State

(STATS) - After a surprising season a year ago, Incarnate Word hopes to take another step in the Southland Conference in 2016 as part of an 11-game schedule announced Thursday. The Cardinals were picked ninth in the 11-team conference's preseason poll last year but was one of only four teams with a winning record, going 6-5 overall and 5-4 to finish fourth in the Southland. They...
Via FOX Sports
April 14, 2016  |  Discuss

Conley lifts Texas St. over Georgia St. in Sun Belt tourney

NEW ORLEANS (AP) Kavin Gilder-Tilbury hit four 3-pointers and finished with 18 points, and Bobby Conley buried a 3 with 2.5 seconds left to lift seventh-seeded Texas State over No. 6 seed Georgia State 63-61 Thursday night in the first round of the Sun Belt Conference tournament. Texas State (15-15) faces No. 3 seed UT Arlington (22-9) in the quarterfinals Friday night. After...
Via Associated Press
March 10, 2016  |  Discuss

Texas State hires James Madison’s Everett Withers as new HC

The Texas State Bobcats have had some success since moving up to the FBS in 2012. The team has gone 33-37 with a 6-6 season in 2013 and a 7-5 season in 2014. However, the team went 3-9 in 2015 and missed their chance to get to a bowl game. Head coach Dennis Franchione announced his retirement just a few weeks ago and the Bobcats have now found their replacement. The team announced...
Via Campus Sports Net
January 07, 2016  |  Discuss

Autopsy ordered in death of Texas State defensive end

SAN MARCOS, Texas (AP) Officials say Texas State defensive end Will Trevillion has died. He was 20. Hays County Justice of the Peace Beth Smith said Thursday that an autopsy has been ordered in the death of the redshirt sophomore. Smith said Trevillion died at a hospital on Wednesday after being transported from his home near Austin. Smith said no foul play was suspected. Trevillion...
Via Associated Press
January 07, 2016  |  Discuss

Texas State lineman Will Trevillion passes away at age 20

There is some sad news to report today in the college football world. Late Wednesday night, Texas State sophomore lineman Will Trevillion passed away at the age of 20. While there has been no official cause of death, KXAN News is reporting their outlet “learned that [Trevillion] had a medical procedure a few months ago after having trouble breathing.” An autopsy has been ordered...
Via Campus Sports Net
January 07, 2016  |  Discuss

Texas State hires James Madison's Withers as head coach

SAN MARCOS, Texas (AP) Texas State has hired Everett Withers as its football coach after he spent the last two seasons at James Madison. Withers was 19-7 at James Madison with an FCS playoff appearance this season. James Madison received a first-round bye and lost to Colgate 44-38 in the second round. He replaces Dennis Franchione, who retired last month after going 39-43 in...
Via Associated Press
January 06, 2016  |  Discuss

Report: Paul Rhoads a finalist for the Texas State job

Former Iowa State head coach Paul Rhoads is looking to get back into the coaching ranks. Rhoads is considered a finalist to take the head coaching job at Texas State, which went 3-9 in 2015. Rhoads compiled a 32-55 record in seven seasons at Iowa State, but did take the Cyclones to three bowl games in his first four seasons. Rhoads was fired in the midst of a 3-9 season in Ames.   
Via FOX Sports
January 06, 2016  |  Discuss

Major Applewhite reportedly interested in Texas State job

Former Texas Longhorns quarterback Major Applewhite is said to have interest in the head coaching job at Texas State. Rivals reporter Brent Thibodeaux says Applewhite has interest in the job but does not have an interview set up yet. I've been able to confirm through sources that Houston OC Major Applewhite is interested in the #TXST job. No interview setup yet. — Brent Thibodeaux...
Via Larry Brown Sports
January 03, 2016  |  Discuss

Texas State's Franchione retires after 30-year career

SAN MARCOS, Texas (AP) Texas State's Dennis Franchione (fran-CHOH'-nee) is retiring after a 30-year career as a head coach with stops in New Mexico, TCU, Alabama and Texas A&M. The 64-year-old's retirement was announced Tuesday by the school in San Marcos, where he led the Bobcats for seven seasons. Franchione has a 213-135-2 career record. He led his teams to nine conference...
Via Associated Press
December 22, 2015  |  Discuss

Drunk guy at Texas State learns the hard way about pushing cop

Rule Number 1 of drinking: when you’re so plastered that you can barely put a sentence together, starting drama with a cop is a bad idea. Rule Number 2: if you’re that plastered that you can’t talk and PUSH a cop, then you are S-C-R-E-W-E-D; SCREWED, my friend. Someone at Texas State University in San Marcos learned the hard way about that and was taken to the ground by a...
Via Campus Sports Net
November 18, 2015  |  Discuss

Texas State DC John Thompson resigns

Texas State Bobcats defensive coordinator John Thompson has resigned from his position, a choice that was all his own. Thompson’s decision was reported on Twitter by Football Scoop. Texas State defensive coordinator John Thompson has resigned, per source. His call http://t.co/sNnVtycOD5 — FootballScoop Staff (@FootballScoop) September 27, 2015 Thompson arrived in San Marcos...
Via Campus Sports Net
September 28, 2015  |  Discuss

WATCH: Texas State DE Brian Guendling Performs 'Uptown Funk' in Sign Language

We've had enough of the usual crap from college football players this off-season. We've had our shares of drug users/dealers, thievess, woman beaters, and downright thugs. This story is the exact opposite of all of them. This is easily the coolest story about a college football player that we have heard this off-season.It's about a guy most college football fans would have never...
Via FatManWriting
July 08, 2015  |  Discuss

2015 NFL Draft Player Profiles: Texas State CB Craig Mager

As we delve further into the Pittsburgh Steelers offseason, our attention has begun to shift towards the draft. Live we’ve done in the past, these reports will cover the prospects of the 2015 NFL Draft, placing an emphasis on those who could help the Steelers the most. An unheralded corner who caught my eye at […] 2015 NFL Draft Player Profiles: Texas State CB Craig Mager is...
Via Steelers Depot
March 23, 2015  |  Discuss

Aggies upended by Texas State

LAS CRUCES, N.M. -- Robert Lowe rushed for two touchdowns, Terrence Franks blocked a punt and returned it for a touchdown, and Texas State beat New Mexico State 37-29 on Saturday. Lowe finished with 65 yards rushing for the Bobcats (5-3, 3-1 Sun Belt), who were led on the ground by quarterback Tyler Jones' 82 yards on nine carries. Jones added 143 yards passing and a touchdown for...
Via Fox Sports Arizona
November 01, 2014  |  Discuss

The Most Ridiculous Items At the Texas State Fair

The Texas State Fair is for you If you're a fan of crazy fried food and trying new things.
Via Gamedayr
October 11, 2014  |  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...
Via COED
September 04, 2014  |  Discuss

Texas State TrendSetter Girls Are Um… Gorgeous

The Texas State Trendsetters are a group/promotional company started by a Texas State University-San Marcos student aptly named Big Neechi who’s become somewhat of an...
Via COED
August 08, 2014  |  Discuss

Texas State gets past Louisiana-Monroe 65-57

Joel Wright scored eight of his 19 points with less than 3 minutes remaining to help Texas State pull away and defeat Louisiana-Monroe 65-57 on Thursday night. Wright scored a layup to give Texas State a 53-52 lead with 2:58 to go and the Bobcats led the rest of the way. He then added a dunk and made four free throws to cap his scoring. Gordon Ball scored six of his 11 points with...
Via Associated Press
February 07, 2014  |  Discuss

Texas state football championship attendance dwarfs early bowl games

Attendance for the 5A Division I Texas State Championship football game between Allen and Pearland High dwarfed that of some bowl games.
Via Gamedayr
December 22, 2013  |  Discuss
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