The conference announced the decision Wednesday after university presidents approved the new moniker earlier in the day.
The U.S. Marshals Service says a man wanted in a Memphis murder has been captured in Texas.
The Mavs missed eight of their final nine shots, were outscored 14-4 down the stretch, wasted a manly Dirk effort – his first 20/20 game in almost 10 years – and lost 95-90 to the Bucks.
Conference USA, which is expanding to 14 members even with four leaving for the Big East in 2013, announced its football schedule and new division alignments Wednesday.
A New Jersey high school basketball team is getting an extended vacation in North Texas, thanks to the storm once known as Hurricane Sandy.
Rory McIlroy tends not to play a tournament the week before a major. Then again, he tends not to miss three straight cuts.
Megabus.com has added Dallas to its schedule with initial fares as low as $1 during the first week. The express bus company announced service begins June 19 to and from seven cities.
The hit Broadway musical “Memphis” has come to Fair Park, and it’s a homecoming for one of the performers. Julie Johnson got her start in Dallas, and was once a hero to kids everywhere.
Bisconti drove to Memphis to pick up her two chidren after an Amber Alert helped police locate them. The McKinney mom says the reunion did not go as she had hoped.
The two children who were abducted by their father from his ex-wife’s home triggering an Amber Alert have been found and are safe, city of McKinney spokeswoman Anna Clark said.
It has been 35 years since Elvis Presley died, and his Graceland home-turned-museum in Memphis is celebrating the King’s legacy with new exhibits.
During a stretch of the second half, SMU (10-9, 2-3) connected on only 2 of 18 shots to help Memphis build a double-digit lead.