Texas A&M Aggies
Texas A&M and West Virginia enter Monday’s Liberty Bowl knowing plenty about each other, even though they’ve never met.
Gov. Rick Perry on Thursday declined an offer from Texas A&M University to rename an iconic 100-year-old academic building on the campus after the outgoing state leader.
Gov. Rick Perry could get a building named for him at the campus where he graduated in 1972. Texas A&M will consider changing the name of the Academic Building.
The west side of Texas A&M’s Kyle Field will be imploded on Sunday morning to make way for $450 million worth of improvements at the college football stadium.
The Big 12 and SEC couldn’t have asked for a better game for the inaugural challenge between the conferences Sunday with No. 3 Texas facing No. 4 Texas A&M.
Johnathan Motley had 22 points with 11 rebounds and Rico Gathers also had a double-double to lead five Bears in double-figure scoring in a 77-63 victory Tuesday night.
Courtney Williams scored 21 points, Jordan Jones had 16 and Aggies beat SMU 70-62 on Tuesday night.
West Virginia will make its first Liberty Bowl appearance in half a century when it meets Texas A&M on Dec. 29.
Courtney Walker and No. 5 Texas A&M used their defense to overcome a sloppy game on the offensive side for the Aggies.
Junior guard Danuel House’s offseason transfer to Texas A&M paid big dividends for the Aggies on Wednesday night against Sam Houston State – even if his game-winning 3-pointer was hardly graceful.
More than 6,000 fans rose to their feet and cheered on multiple occasions while the No. 7 Aggies scratched back from a 15-point deficit midway through the second half.
Following his team’s fastest start of the season, Texas A&M coach Gary Blair intends to have an enjoyable holiday, while preparing for a much bigger test on Sunday.