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Texas State Outlasts Lamar and Advances in the CIT

By Kyle Spencer Sports Director The Bobcats are headed to the second round of the College Insider Tournament after a 70-60 win over Lamar at Strahan Coliseum. Nerves seemed to play a factor in the early minutes of this matchup. Both teams tried to feel each other out leading to a tie at eight with […]

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Bobcats Walk Away with Awards

By Andrew Zimmel Sports Reporter The Texas State Bobcats were able to finish Sun Belt Conference play with a 11-7 record and a top four seed in SBC tournament; but to add some frosting to the cake, Senior Kavin Gilder-Tilbury walked away with First-Team SBC honors. Gilder-Tilbury is the first Bobcat to receive such honor […]

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Sun Belt Conference Matchups Set For Bobcats

By James Jordan II Sports Reporter The Texas State basketball team’s Sun Belt Conference tournament matchups have been announced for this upcoming weekend. The men’s and women’s team both finished the regular season with a 11-7 record in the Sun Belt Conference with the men finishing with an overall record 18-12 and the women’s team […]

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KGT is Named Sun Belt POTW

By James Jordan II Sports Reporter After back-to-back stellar performances this weekend against Troy and South Alabama, Kavin Gilder-Tilbury is named Sun Belt Conference Player of the Week. Gilder-Tilbury help lead the Bobcats to a 63-59 victory against Troy on Saturday with his 17 points and three rebounds in the game. However, Gilder-Tilbury biggest performance of […]

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Bobcats Take the Win on Senior Night

By Brenden Snow Sports Reporter A very special Monday night game for the Texas State Bobcats vs the South Alabama Jaguars as it was Senior Night for the Maroon and Gold. A high emotional game for the whole team and especially for the team’s 4 seniors, Bobby Conley, Ojai Black, Maljhum Mcrea and Kavin Gilder-Tilbury. […]

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A Sit Down With Texas State Women’s Basketball Coach

By Andrew Zimmel Sports Reporter   This week, I caught up with Head Women’s Basketball Coach Zenarae Antoine. After starting Sun Belt Conference play 6-4, the Bobcats have been able to string together arguably their best stretch of the season. After a 22 point loss to the University of Texas at Arlington in early January, […]

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Kavin Gilder-Tilbury Displays His Clutch Gene In Big Games

James Jordan II Sports Reporter The Texas State Bobcats men’s basketball team are coming off two huge Sun Belt Conference wins within a three-day span thanks to the clutch shooting of senior Kavin Gilder-Tilbury. Saturday night, the Bobcats faced Little Rock in a Sun Belt Conference match-up with a chance to gain some ground on […]

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Texas State Gives Little Rock First Conference Loss

By Adam Byerly Sports Reporter Texas State held the Trojan Little Rock to less than 50 points and shot 60 percent to give Little Rock their first conference loss of the season by a 64-47 score Saturday afternoon at Strahan Coliseum. Texas State, winners of seven of its last eight, improved 13-10 on the season […]

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Bobcats Dominate at Home

By Kyle Spencer Sports Director Texas State picked up their 7th conference win at home against Arkansas State 63-43, Thursday afternoon. Deer ended with 19 points on 8-15 shooting and dished out five assists as well. Deer was also a force defensively recording four steals in the win.  Erin Peoples came alive in the 2nd […]

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Taeler Deer: Cool, Calm, and Collected

By Chandler Watson Sports Reporter  Tuesday is just another day for us college students, but it’s an entirely different realm for the student athletes of Texas State University. Starting junior guard Taeler Deer explains what it’s like being in the elite club. Being a student athlete is the equivalent of having a full time job […]

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Bobcats with Best Start in 14 years

By Brenden Snow Sports Reporter Monday night, we witnessed basketball history for the Texas State Men’s basketball team. The team went into Boone, North Carolina, to take on the Appalachian State Mountaineers in a Sun-Belt Conference matchup and came out with a win. The team took it by a final score of 68-55 and got […]

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Bobcats Start Conference With a Win

By Andrew Zimmel Sports Reporter The Texas State women’s basketball team started Sun Belt Conference play against SBC newcomer Coastal Carolina. The Bobcats stretched their streak of winning their first Conference game to five year in a row after a 83-62 win. The Bobcats leading scorer was Katlin Walla who lead the team with 17 […]

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Bobcats Get Revenge Against Cowboys

By Andrew Zimmel Sports Reporter After what was a tough loss against rival UTSA, the Bobcats came out with a new fire Tuesday night, beating the McNeese State Cowboys 80-68 to protect their home court. Both senior forward Kavin Gilder-Tilbury and freshman guard Nijal Pearson had outstanding games for the Bobcats, combining for 44 points, […]

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Texas State Women’s Basketball Wins Home Opener

By Russell Ramsey Sports Reporter The Texas State women’s basketball team performed well in their home opener, besting The University of Incarnate Word 67-50 for their first win of the season. The Bobcats offense got off to a slow start, but would eventually pick up with the help of Whitney Apari, who finished with 16 […]

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