Art Shell has been selected for induction into the College Football Hall of Fame as a member of its Divisional College class.
Reveille VII, the highest ranking member of the Texas A&M Corps of Cadets, has died at the age of 12 (in human years).
The conference formerly known as the Big East released its logo on Thursday as part of the rebranding of the new conference.
The Alamo Bowl is close to getting the first choice of Big 12 teams outside the championship picture.
South Carolina coach Steve Spurrier said, “Citrus and UT, now that’s original.” The former Florida coach is referring to his late-1990s joke about rival Tennessee, which played in the Citrus Bowl three times over a four-year span.
One year after letting a lead slip away with the national championship on the line, Oklahoma is back at the Women’s College World Series as the favorite to win this year’s NCAA softball title.
Former Southwest Conference football rivals Arkansas and Texas Tech have announced plans to play each other in 2014 and 2015.
Rice, Sam Houston State, UTSA and Texas A&M were selected to the opening round of the NCAA Baseball Tournament.
Tim Proudfoot singled twice, doubled and drove in five runs to lead Texas Tech to an 8-2 win against Baylor in the Big 12 baseball tournament.
Conference spokesman Bob Burda says Oklahoma City leaders asked the Big 12 not to cancel the tournament and allow it to show “the strong Oklahoma spirit and to the resiliency of the Oklahoma people.”
The former Lady Raiders player returns to her alma mater as the program’s sixth coach. The move comes about a week after Kristy Curry left for Alabama.
TCU defensive end Devonte Fields has been suspended for the first two games of the 2013 season due to an unspecified violation of “university and team policy.”
Texas Tech fought hard against high seeded Kansas, just too much to handle for the red raiders.