Texas High School Football Coaches Say Statistics Show Teams Can Play Safely During PandemicThe coaches report 278 of the more than 65,000 athletes tested positive for COVID-19. That is .426 percent of the players.
Lone Star Conference Postpones Football, Basketball, Soccer, Volleyball Seasons To Spring 2021The Lone Star Conference announced Friday that it will be postponing its football, basketball, soccer and volleyball seasons until Spring 2021 due to the COVID-19 pandemic.
Coronavirus Outbreak On MLB Team Has Some Associated With North Texas Sports Fearing Similar PredicamentThe outbreak doesn’t bode well for the NFL’s upcoming season. Student-athletes could see the effects as well.
Fearing Cancellation, North Texas Student-Athletes Relieved UIL Only Delays Season“We can do online school, but we cannot do online football,” said Highland Park High football captain Sam Morse.
Student-Athletes Can Benefit From Cognitive TrainingCognitive training is a highly-researched method of enhancing cognitive skills through repetitive and targeted exercises.
UIL Recommends Texas Schools Stop Summer Workouts For 10 Days Due To Coronavirus SpreadThe University Interscholastic League is recommending schools cease all workouts and practices starting Friday, July 3 until Monday, July 13.
Coaching Texas High School Football A Challenge During Pandemic: 'All I Do Is Social Distancing Every Day'Arlington ISD’s Martin High School was one of the first schools to report a positive case and how leaders there handled it is being used as an example for others.
5 SMU Student-Athletes Test Positive For Coronavirus, None Have SymptomsThe student-athletes who tested positive will remain in isolation for two weeks.
UT President To Meet With Student Groups On Athletes' Demands To Ditch 'The Eyes Of Texas'The athletes said last week they won’t help the school recruit future athletes and won't participate in alumni events as they typically do.
UT Austin Student Athletes Call For Renaming Campus Buildings, Changing School SongUniversity of Texas at Austin athletes called on the school to rename several campus buildings, change the traditional school song and donate a percentage of athletic department revenue to organizations supporting the Black Lives Matter movement.
Texas Student-Athletes Return To Practice Fields During Coronavirus Pandemic, Summer HeatThe extended time off can lead to injuries if the kids jump back in too fast, too soon.
Dirk Nowitzki Joins Virtual Fireside Chat To Give Guidance To Local Student AthletesMavericks legend Dirk Nowitzki took part in a virtual fireside chat last week to provide guidance to over 60 local student athletes and their families.
Dallas 7-On-7 Football Program Putting High School Athletes On College Recruiting RadarThe Team Grind organization is made up of Dallas area student athletes, representing 24 high schools and 15 middle schools.
TCU Given Probation, Fined After 33 Student Athletes Were Paid For Hours Beyond What They WorkedTCU has been given a one year probation and a nearly $50,000 fine after the NCAA found that 33 student athletes were paid for work didn't do as campus summer employees.
Ones For Texas: Sergeant Brian JonesIn Arlington, bridging the gap between police and the communities they serve starts on school grounds.